Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Kerr - Arthur Rayner

Arthur Rayner “Mick” KERRAge: 7418891963

Name
Arthur Rayner “Mick” KERR
Given names
Arthur Rayner
Nickname
Mick
Surname
KERR
Birth July 21, 1889 41 30
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 23219/1889 KERR ARTHUR JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a son
#1
Brian Patrick KERR
yes

Birth of a daughter
#2
Betty KERR
yes

Birth of a sisterElsie Myrtle KERR
July 23, 1891 (Age 2)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 34213/1891 KERR ELSIE M JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a sisterHarriet Maude KERR
June 12, 1893 (Age 3)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 34832/1893 KERR HARRIET M JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a sisterRuby Stella KERR
about 1895 (Age 5)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 37194/1895 KERR RUBY S JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a brotherJames Alfred Lattimore KERR
about 1896 (Age 6)
Citation details: 1 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Jim ( another son - can't find him in your list) was at Gallipoli."

Citation details: 7842/1896 KERR JAMES A L MARY A TAREE
Citation details: 1 August 2011
Text:

James was born at Tinonee and the Kerr family, after they went to live at Highfields near Kyogle, continued to consider James their son. Whilst James and Ruby were much the same age they were considered twins.

Note: Raised as a son by his grand parents. Stated that he was 19 years old at the time of enlistment into the Australian Army in 1914.
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn RILEY
September 13, 1897 (Age 8)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 178
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9852/1897 RILEY JOHN PATRICK BRIDGET TAREE
Birth of a brotherCyril Austin KERR
June 11, 1898 (Age 8)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 25940/1898 KERR CYRIL A JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam George WHATSONMary Ann KERRView this family
June 21, 1899 (Age 9)
Address: In Mary's family's house.
Citation details: 20119/1941 WHATSON WILLIAM GEORGE HENRY WILLIAM RHODA ANN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 78
Citation details: 16 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"Mary Kerr was married to William G. Whatson " in the house of John Kerr" on Mitchells Is."

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ann CANN
December 3, 1899 (Age 10)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 178
Citation details: 15346/1899 RILEY MARY A JAMES MARY TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterMelvie Lillian KERR
about 1900 (Age 10)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 31284/1903 KERR MELVIE L JOHN HARRIET M LISMORE
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah RAYNOR
January 18, 1900 (Age 10)
Address: Firefly Creek
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Citation details: 7 March 2012
Text:

In part:

"My husband's family tree is Raynor-Kerr- Harris- Spike-Pearson-McLachlan. On your Mid North Coast website you asked the following:-

Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the DOD for Sarah as 18 January 1900. Whilst the Kerr Family document as her DOD as 15 May 1872. Can anyone help here please.

I can....

According to the Death Registered in NSW.. Sarah Kerr died on 18th January, 1900 at Firefly Creek, NSW Registration No: 3472."

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3472/1900 KERR SARAH WILLIAM STROUD
Marriage of a siblingFrederick UNICOMBEliza Jane KERRView this family
May 16, 1900 (Age 10)
Citation details: 4792/1900 UNICOMB FREDERICK KERR ELIZA J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120 and 522
Birth of a brotherJohn William KERR
about 1902 (Age 12)
Citation details: 19666/1902 KERR JOHN W THOMAS J ADA M BALLINA
Marriage of a siblingThomas John KERRAda May RYANView this family
about 1902 (Age 12)
Citation details: 1500/1902 KERR THOMAS J RYAN ADA M LISMORE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam McNAUGHTONIsabella Matilda “Bella” KERRView this family
about 1902 (Age 12)
Citation details: 9425/1902 MCNAUGHTON WILLIAM KERR ISABELL LISMORE
Birth of a brotherRaymond Leonard KERR
about 1904 (Age 14)
Citation details: 9942/1904 KERR RAYMOND L THOMAS J ADA M BALLINA
Birth of a sisterJean Isabel M KERR
about 1907 (Age 17)
Citation details: 32551/1907 KERR JEAN I M THOMAS J ADA M BALLINA
Birth of a sisterAda M KERR
about 1910 (Age 20)
Citation details: 25051/1910 KERR ADA M THOMAS J ADA M CASINO
Death of a sisterEliza Jane KERR
March 22, 1912 (Age 22)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7937/1912 UNICOMB ELIZA J JOHN HARRIETT M TAREE
Marriage of a siblingAlfred Henry KERREdna Eileen MASLENView this family
about 1913 (Age 23)
Citation details: 1210/1913 KERR ALFRED H MASLEN EDNA E CASINO
MarriageGertrude Ella CASEYView this family
about 1914 (Age 24)
Citation details: 2969/1914 KERR ARTHUR CASEY ELLA CASINO
Birth of a daughter
#3
Helena I KERR
about 1914 (Age 24)
Marriage of a siblingJoseph JONESElsie Myrtle KERRView this family
about 1915 (Age 25)
Citation details: 7605/1915 JONES JOSEPH KERR ELSIE M MURWILLUMBAH
Birth of a daughter
#4
Mary I KERR
April 6, 1916 (Age 26)
Death of a daughterHelena I KERR
about 1916 (Age 26)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1572/1916 KERR HELENA I ARTHUR R ELLA KYOGLE
Death of a sisterElsie Myrtle KERR
July 1917 (Age 27)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13665/1917 JONES ELSIE M JOHN HARRIET M MURWILLUMBAH
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the year of her death as 1918.
Death of a brotherCyril Austin KERR
August 10, 1918 (Age 29)
Cause: Killed in action
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Birth of a daughter
#5
Maisie Patricia “Timmy” KERR
March 17, 1919 (Age 29)
Death of a sisterHarriet Maude KERR
July 4, 1919 (Age 29)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17479/1919 KERR HARRIETT M JOHN HARRIETT M KYOGLE
Birth of a son
#6
Cyril Raymond “Ned” KERR
May 28, 1920 (Age 30)

Citation details: 11 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Cyril 'Ned' Raymond Kerr b.28/5/1920 m.Dorothy 'Dot' ? and died 6/3/2011 Brisbane"

Marriage of a siblingRobert William KERRAmy Elizabeth LITTLEView this family
about 1920 (Age 30)
Citation details: 16758/1920 KERR ROBERT W LITTLE AMY E CASINO
Marriage of a siblingHerbert George KERRAnnie LAWLERView this family
about 1923 (Age 33)
Citation details: 15231/1923 KERR HERBERT G LAWLER ANNE CASINO
Death of a motherHarriet Mary RILEY
July 3, 1923 (Age 33)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15854/1923 KERR HARRIET M JOHN MARY A KYOGLE
Marriage of a siblingRaymond Leonard KERRFlorence Isabella ALVOSView this family
about 1925 (Age 35)
Citation details: 14738/1925 KERR RAYMOND L ALVOS FLORENCE I KYOGLE
Birth of a son
#7
Kevin James KERR
August 12, 1926 (Age 37)
Citation details: 12 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"BIRTH:- 12th August 1926"

Marriage of a siblingEdward Arthur NEILLJean Isabel M KERRView this family
about 1927 (Age 37)
Citation details: 12516/1927 NEILL EDWARD A KERR JEAN I M BATHURST
Marriage of a siblingJohn William KERRIda Noreen WILLISView this family
about 1929 (Age 39)
Citation details: 2824/1929 KERR JOHN W WILLIS IDA N WEST MAITLAND
Death of a fatherJohn KERR
June 10, 1929 (Age 39)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120 and 281
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11131/1929 KERR JOHN THOMAS MARY KYOGLE
Occupation
Carter
1930 (Age 40)
Marriage of a siblingCharles K TUCKEYAda M KERRView this family
about 1933 (Age 43)
Citation details: 8604/1933 TUCKEY CHARLES K KERR ADA M BATHURST
Marriage of a childWilliam Donald ROGANMary I KERRView this family
about 1934 (Age 44)
Citation details: 8519/1934 ROGAN WILLIAM D KERR MARY I KYOGLE
Death of a sonBrian Patrick KERR
about 1936 (Age 46)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8354/1936 KERR BRIAN PATRICK ARTHUR RAYNOR ELLA GERTRUDE KYOGLE
Marriage of a childJohn Harvey SMITHMaisie Patricia “Timmy” KERRView this family
about 1938 (Age 48)
Citation details: 23376/1938 SMITH JOHN HARVEY KERR MAISIE PATRICIA KYOGLE
Marriage of a siblingFrederick WEARYRuby Stella KERRView this family
about 1941 (Age 51)
Citation details: 13268/1941 WEARY FREDERICK KEY STELLA RUBY GRAFTON
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Marriage of a siblingReginald James LEEMelvie Lillian KERRView this family
about 1941 (Age 51)
Citation details: 6204/1941 LEE REGINALD JAMES KERR MELVIE LILLIAN CASINO
Death of a brotherHerbert George KERR
November 28, 1950 (Age 61)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 31669/1950 KERR HERBERT GEORGE JOHN HARRIET KYOGLE
Death of a brotherRobert William KERR
July 10, 1954 (Age 64)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 24738/1954 KERR ROBERT WILLIAM JOHN CHARLES HARRIETT KYOGLE
Death of a brotherAlfred Henry KERR
May 25, 1956 (Age 66)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Death of a wifeGertrude Ella CASEY
January 4, 1962 (Age 72)
Citation details: 1962/B49184 Ella Gertrude Kerr Patrick Casey Helen O'Connor
Occupation
Jockey and later a race horse trainer

Citation details: 11 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Arthur "Mick" his grandfather was a trainer"

Citation details: 13 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"'Arthur Raynor KERR' was a jockey himself in his younger days and he was also a champion buckjump rider. My Auntie Beryl has a box of ribbons he won whilst buckjumping at various shows."

Note: Janice Kerr has written:
Kerr - Arthur at Eagle Farm
Kerr - Arthur at Eagle Farm

Note: Image kindly provided by Karen Jackson.

Death October 6, 1963 (Age 74)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 1963/B61420 Arthur Rayner Kerr - Kerr - ** born Taree,New South Wales aged 73 years
Citation details: 10 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"PLEASE NOTE:- CORRECTION - Arthur Raynor KERR definately did not pass away in 1968 as stated here on your page. It was more like 1963"

Citation details: 23 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"I also have the actual death date of 6th October 1963 for Arthur Rayner "Mick" Kerr (125126). "

Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has incorrectly the date of death for Arthur as 6 October 1968. As does the Kerr - Rogan Legacy Family Tree.
Burial
Cemetery: Lutwyche General
Citation details: 12 October 2012
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 4, 1875Cape Hawke, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
21 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
Robert William KERR
Birth: August 29, 1883 35 24Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 10, 1954Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Kerr - Herbert GeorgeHerbert George KERR
Birth: October 28, 1887 39 28Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 28, 1950Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
himself
2 years
younger sister
Elsie Myrtle KERR
Birth: July 23, 1891 43 32Burrell Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 1917Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
younger sister
Harriet Maude KERR
Birth: June 12, 1893 45 34Burrell Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 4, 1919Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
James Alfred Lattimore KERR
Birth: about 1896Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 17, 1972Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Australian Army CrestCyril Austin KERR
Birth: June 11, 1898 50 39Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 10, 1918France
3 years
younger sister
Melvie Lillian KERR
Birth: about 1900 51 40Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 12, 1975Brighton, , Queensland, Australia
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Family with Gertrude Ella CASEY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1914Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
daughter
Helena I KERR
Birth: about 1914 24 20Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1916Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Mary I KERR
Birth: April 6, 1916 26 22Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 25, 1991Griffith, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Maisie Patricia “Timmy” KERR
Birth: March 17, 1919 29 25Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 10, 1999Townsville, , Queensland, Australia
14 months
son
6 years
son
Kerr - Kevin JamesKevin James KERR
Birth: August 12, 1926 37 32Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 18, 1974Hamilton, , Queensland, Australia
son
daughter
Private
daughter
son
Private
son
Private
… … + Gertrude Ella CASEY - View this family
wife
step-daughter
… … + Gertrude Ella CASEY - View this family
wife
step-son

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 23219/1889 KERR ARTHUR JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2969/1914 KERR ARTHUR CASEY ELLA CASINO
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
OccupationEmails - Karen Jackson
Citation details: 11 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Arthur "Mick" his grandfather was a trainer"

OccupationEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 13 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"'Arthur Raynor KERR' was a jockey himself in his younger days and he was also a champion buckjump rider. My Auntie Beryl has a box of ribbons he won whilst buckjumping at various shows."

DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
DeathDeaths Registered in Queensland
Citation details: 1963/B61420 Arthur Rayner Kerr - Kerr - ** born Taree,New South Wales aged 73 years
DeathKerr - Rogan - Legacy Family Tree
DeathEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 10 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"PLEASE NOTE:- CORRECTION - Arthur Raynor KERR definately did not pass away in 1968 as stated here on your page. It was more like 1963"

DeathEmails - Karen Jackson
Citation details: 23 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"I also have the actual death date of 6th October 1963 for Arthur Rayner "Mick" Kerr (125126). "

BurialEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 12 October 2012