Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Sophia WRIGHTAge: 85 years18871972

Name
Sophia WRIGHT
Given names
Sophia
Surname
WRIGHT
Married name
Sophia HARRIS
Birth about 1887 34 23
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 23835/1887 WRIGHT SOPHIA WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Birth of a sisterElsie Elizabeth WRIGHT
September 11, 1889 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 23212/1889 WRIGHT ELSIE E WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Elsie Elisabeth Wright Born: 11th September 1889,M: Robert Corlie(he died 14/12/1938)on17/8/1946 at Newcastle."

Birth of a brotherWilliam James Lockrey WRIGHT
September 14, 1891 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 34221/1891 WRIGHT WILLIAM J L WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"William James Lockrey Wright Born: 14th September 1891, M: K. Olive Lulham 25/3/1921 at Taree, died 30th August 1980."

Birth of a sisterDoris Estella WRIGHT
November 17, 1893 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 34968/1893 WRIGHT DORIS E WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Dorris Estella Wright Born: 17th November 1893,Married name Noon on 8/10/1916 at Taree,died: 12th October 1943."

Birth of a sisterWinifred Myrtle WRIGHT
February 3, 1896 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 7869/1896 WRIGHT WINIFRED M WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Winifred Myrtle Wright Born: 3rd February 1896, Aarried J.H. Jenkins 23/12/21 at Taree, Died between 1971& 1973."

Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam BAINES
December 27, 1897 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 108
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13771/1897 BAINES WILLIAM JOHN MARY A TAREE
Birth of a brotherLeonard John WRIGHT
May 27, 1898 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 25928/1898 WRIGHT LEONARD J WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Leonard John Wright Born: 27th May 1898, Married: Margaret Chalmers 1933, Died:"

Birth of a brotherKenneth Roland “Syrie” WRIGHT
June 12, 1900 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 27823/1900 WRIGHT KENNETH R WILLIAM SARAH A WINGHAM
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Kenneth Roland Wright Born: 12 June 1900, Married Agnes Nelson 11/9/1928 at Taree, Died: Between 1971 and 1973."

Birth of a sisterAthleen Martha WRIGHT
August 27, 1902 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: 27949/1902 WRIGHT ATHLEEN M WILLIAM SARAH A WINGHAM
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Athleeen Martha Wright Born: 27th August 1902, Died 12th January 1906."

Death of a sisterAthleen Martha WRIGHT
January 12, 1906 (Age 19 years)
Cause: Diptheria
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3219/1906 WRIGHT ATHLEEN M WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
Wright - Athleen Martha
Wright - Athleen Martha

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Citation details: 24 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"Athena M Wright died of diptheria as a child 2 or 3 yrs old."

Marriage of a siblingJames HORSBURGHFanny WRIGHTView this family
February 3, 1908 (Age 21 years)
Address: Torrens River Reserve
Citation details: 2576/1908 HORSBURGH JAMES WRIGHT FANNY PORT MACQUARIE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Fanny Horsburgh Born: 25th January 1887,M: James Horsborough 3/2/1908 at Torrens River Reserve Died: 18 September 1960."

Birth of a sisterEnid Kathleen WRIGHT
May 5, 1908 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 17911/1908 WRIGHT ENID K WILLIAM SARAH A PORT MACQUARIE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In Part:

"Enid Kathleen Wright Born: 5th March 1908, Married: The husband of Dorris. Died after Sept 1991 and before Dec 1997."

MarriageClarence William Harold HARRISView this family
about 1915 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 7716/1915 HARRIS CLARENCE W H WRIGHT SOPHIA TAREE
Marriage of a siblingRobert Cornelius M CORLIEElsie Elizabeth WRIGHTView this family
about 1915 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 1613/1915 CORLIE ROBERT C M WRIGHT ELSIE E NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a siblingJames R NOONDoris Estella WRIGHTView this family
October 8, 1916 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 16284/1916 NOON JAMES R WRIGHT DORIS E TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Dorris Estella Wright Born: 17th November 1893,Married name Noon on 8/10/1916 at Taree,died: 12th October 1943."

Marriage of a siblingWilliam James Lockrey WRIGHTKathleen Olive LULHAMView this family
March 25, 1921 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 18021/1920 WRIGHT WILLIAM J L LULHAM KATHLEEN O NEWCASTLE
Text:

There is also this reference for a marriage in Taree:

3271/1921 WRIGHT WILLIAM J L LULHAM KATHLEEN O TAREE

Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"William James Lockrey Wright Born: 14th September 1891, M: K. Olive Lulham 25/3/1921 at Taree, died 30th August 1980."

Note: The marriage was registered in 1920 in Newcastle and 1921 in Taree.
Marriage of a siblingJames H JENKINSWinifred Myrtle WRIGHTView this family
December 23, 1921 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Winifred Myrtle Wright Born: 3rd February 1896, Aarried J.H. Jenkins 23/12/21 at Taree, Died between 1971& 1973."

Citation details: 17775/1921 JENKINS JAMES H WRIGHT WINIFRED M TAREE
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah Ann RICHARDS
June 26, 1925 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 108
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8103/1925 BAINES SARAH A WILLIAM SARAH TAREE
Marriage of a siblingKenneth Roland “Syrie” WRIGHTAgnes Jane NELSONView this family
September 11, 1928 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 14273/1928 WRIGHT KENNETH K NELSON AGNES J TAREE
Text:

"Kenneth Roland Wright Born: 12 June 1900, Married Agnes Nelson 11/9/1928 at Taree, Died: Between 1971 and 1973."

Death of a fatherWilliam WRIGHT
May 20, 19296:30pm (Age 42 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9779/1929 WRIGHT WILLIAM JOHN ELIZABETH TAREE
Wright - William and Sarah Ann
Wright - William and Sarah Ann

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Citation details: 30 May 2011.
Text:

In part:

"William Wright Born: 1st May 1858, Died: 6.30pm 20th May 1929."

Marriage of a siblingCharles A NOONEnid Kathleen WRIGHTView this family
about 1931 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 3451/1931 NOON CHARLES A WRIGHT ENID K TAREE
Marriage of a siblingLeonard John WRIGHTMargaret CHALMERSView this family
about 1933 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 2600/1933 WRIGHT LEONARD J CHALMERS MARGARET WEST WALLSEND
Death of a sisterDoris Estella WRIGHT
October 12, 1943 (Age 56 years)
Noon - Doris E
Noon - Doris E

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Citation details: 1943/C5694 Doris Estella Noon William Sarah Ann
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Dorris Estella Wright Born: 17th November 1893,Married name Noon on 8/10/1916 at Taree,died: 12th October 1943."

Death of a husbandClarence William Harold HARRIS
June 2, 1944 (Age 57 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13126/1944 HARRIS CLARENCE WILLIAM HAROLD ALFRED JAMES ELIZABETH HANNAH TAREE
Harris - Clarence William Harold
Harris - Clarence William Harold

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Death of a motherSarah Ann BAINES
July 7, 19473:00 am (Age 60 years)
Address: Carlton Park
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 108
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22285/1947 WRIGHT SARAH ANN WILLIAM SARAH ANN TAREE
Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Sarah Ann Wright Born 7th August 1865(or8),died: 3am 7th July 194?7.(at Carlton Park Cundletown)"

Death of a sisterFanny WRIGHT
September 18, 1960 (Age 73 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 21676/1960 HORSBURGH FANNY WILLIAM SARAH ANN TAREE
Horsburgh - Fanny and James
Horsburgh - Fanny and James

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Citation details: 30 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Fanny Horsburgh Born: 25th January 1887,M: James Horsborough 3/2/1908 at Torrens River Reserve Died: 18 September 1960."

Death of a sisterWinifred Myrtle WRIGHT
about 1971 (Age 84 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 60673/1971 JENKINS WINIFRED MYRTLE WILLIAM SARAH ANN KOGARAH
Death of a brotherKenneth Roland “Syrie” WRIGHT
about 1971 (Age 84 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 42815/1971 WRIGHT KENNETH ROLAND WILLIAM SARAH ANN NEWTOWN
Death of a brotherLeonard John WRIGHT
about 1972 (Age 85 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 48069/1972 WRIGHT LEONARD JOHN WILLIAM AGED 73 YRS PENRITH
Death August 12, 1972 (Age 85 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 63369/1972 HARRIS SOPHIA WILLIAM SARAH ANN CESSNOCK
Harris - Sophia
Harris - Sophia

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Burial
Address: Anglican portion, row 6/55.
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Harris - Sophia
Harris - Sophia

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 25, 1885Cedar Party, , New South Wales, Australia
13 months
elder sister
Fanny WRIGHT
Birth: about 1886 33 22Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 18, 1960Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
Sophia WRIGHT
Birth: about 1887 34 23Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1972Cessnock, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
William James Lockrey WRIGHT
Birth: September 14, 1891 38 28Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 31, 1980New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Doris Estella WRIGHT
Birth: November 17, 1893 40 30Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 12, 1943Queensland, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Winifred Myrtle WRIGHT
Birth: February 3, 1896 43 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Kogarah, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Leonard John WRIGHT
Birth: May 27, 1898 45 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1972Penrith, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Kenneth Roland “Syrie” WRIGHT
Birth: June 12, 1900 47 36Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Athleen Martha WRIGHT
Birth: August 27, 1902 49 39Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 12, 1906Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
younger sister
Family with Clarence William Harold HARRIS - View this family
husband
Clarence William Harold HARRIS
Birth: about 1891 24Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 2, 1944Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
herself
Sophia WRIGHT
Birth: about 1887 34 23Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1972Cessnock, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1915Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 23835/1887 WRIGHT SOPHIA WILLIAM SARAH A TAREE
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 7716/1915 HARRIS CLARENCE W H WRIGHT SOPHIA TAREE
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 63369/1972 HARRIS SOPHIA WILLIAM SARAH ANN CESSNOCK
DeathHeadstone - Harris - Sophia
Harris - Sophia
Harris - Sophia

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index