Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Rebecca SMITHAge: 6218531916

Name
Rebecca SMITH
Given names
Rebecca
Surname
SMITH
Married name
Rebecca PRIESTLY
Birth April 15, 1853 24 25
Citation details: V18531544 70/1853 SMITH REBECCA JAMES HUINA
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander McKAY
December 19, 1854 (Age 20 months)
Address: Hawksbury River
Witness: James SMITHson-in-law
Cause: Accidental drowning
Citation details: V18541314 41A/1854 MACKAY ALEXANDER AGE 46
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 26 December 1854, page 2
Mackay - Alexander - Inquest
Mackay - Alexander - Inquest

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Citation details: 6 January 2014
Text:

In part:

"Alexander was accidentally drowned in 1854. (See coronial inquest in 'Sydney Morning Herald', 26 December 1854, p.2)"

Birth of a sisterHelena SMITH
August 27, 1855 (Age 2)
Citation details: V18552954 72/1855 SMITH HELENA JAMES HUENA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 787
Birth of a sisterSusan Catherine SMITH
September 30, 1856 (Age 3)
Citation details: 12055/1857 SMITH SUSAN JAMES HUENAH WINDSOR
Note: There is a conflict with the birth dates of Augustus and Susan. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has th…
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames SMITH
January 11, 1857 (Age 3)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4650/1857 SMITH JAMES AMTREN JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a brotherAugustus SMITH
August 29, 1857 (Age 4)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1140
Note: There is a conflict with the birth dates of Augustus and Susan. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has th…
Birth of a siblingConstantine N SMITH
about 1860 (Age 6)
Citation details: 13457/1860 SMITH CONSTANTINE N JAMES HUENA WINDSOR
Birth of a sisterFlorence Mary SMITH
about 1862 (Age 8)
Citation details: 14852/1862 SMITH FLORENCE JAMES KUGHINA WINDSOR
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth “Ellen” HARKINS
December 26, 1862 (Age 9)
Informant: James SMITHson
Cause: Old age
Citation details: 6373/1862 SMITH ELLEN JOHN MARGARET WINDSOR
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Len Smith.

Birth of a brotherFrederick SMITH
about 1864 (Age 10)

Birth of a brotherJames SMITH
March 11, 1865 (Age 11)
Citation details: 10023/1865 SMITH JAMES JAMES HUGHENAY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterMary Ann SMITH
about 1868 (Age 14)
Citation details: 10849/1868 SMITH MARY A JAMES HUGHENAGH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherJohn Thomas SMITH
about 1870 (Age 16)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11556/1870 SMITH JOHN THOMAS JAMES HERINA MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherJohn Thomas SMITH
about 1871 (Age 17)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4156/1871 SMITH JOHN T JAMES HUGHENA MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingAndrew Ambrose SMITHLouisa Jane WATKINSView this family
May 27, 1872 (Age 19)
Address: "Mill Reach"
Citation details: 3780/1872 SMITH ANDREW WATKINS LOUISA J WINDSOR
MarriageJoseph Nix PRIESTLYView this family
December 24, 1872 (Age 19)
Citation details: 2620/1872 PRIESTLEY JOSEPH SMITH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a son
#1
George PRIESTLY
about 1873 (Age 19)
Citation details: 13447/1873 PRIESTLEY GEORGE JOSEPH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterHughena Agatha SMITH
1873 (Age 19)
Citation details: 13415/1873 SMITH HUGHENA JAMES HUGHENA MANNING RIVER
Death of a maternal grandmotherRebecca MURRAY
about 1873 (Age 19)
Address: At the property of her daughter and son inlaw, Hughena and James Smith.
Citation details: 6 January 2014
Text:

In part:

"Rebecca went with her daughter Hughina and son-in-law, James Smith, to the Wallamba River, c.1864, where she died on their property 1873.(BDM.)"

Citation details: 5136/1873 MACKAY REBECCA JOHN REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingCharles Nix PRIESTLYHelena SMITHView this family
July 7, 1874 (Age 21)
Citation details: 2918/1874 PRIESTLEY CHARLES W SMITH HELENA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 787
Birth of a daughter
#2
Susan J PRIESTLY
about 1875 (Age 21)
Citation details: 14193/1875 PRIESTLY SUSAN J JOSEPH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Death of a daughterSusan J PRIESTLY
about 1876 (Age 22)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7583/1876 PRIESTLY SUSAN J JOSEPH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary Ann PRIESTLY
about 1877 (Age 23)
Citation details: 14913/1877 PRIESTLY MARY ANN JOSEPH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Death of a sisterEllen SMITH
1878 (Age 24)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Rebecca Jane Hughena PRIESTLY
about 1880 (Age 26)
Citation details: 17796/1880 PRIESTLY REBECCA JANE JOSEPH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingAugustus SMITHIsabella Theresa DAINTRYView this family
July 20, 1881 (Age 28)
Citation details: 4239/1881 SMITH AUGUSTUS DAINTRY ISABELLA WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1140
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 127
Birth of a son
#5
James Joseph PRIESTLY
calculated 1882 (Age 28)

Priestley - James Joseph
Priestley - James Joseph

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Note: The headstone for James is inscribed that he was 67 years of age at the time of his death in 1949.
Marriage of a siblingCaptain Francis Patrick O'BEIRNESusan Catherine SMITHView this family
about 1882 (Age 28)
Citation details: 880/1882 O'BEIRNE FRANCIS P SMITH SUSAN C SYDNEY
Death of a siblingConstantine N SMITH
about 1883 (Age 29)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8374/1883 SMITH CONSTANTINE N JAMES HUGHENAY WINGHAM
Death of a brotherFrederick SMITH
about 1883 (Age 29)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8388/1883 SMITH FREDERICK JAMES HUGHENA WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#6
Charles W PRIESTLY
about 1884 (Age 30)
Citation details: 21576/1884 PRIESTL CHARLES W JOSEPH REBECCA WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#7
John T PRIESTLY
about 1886 (Age 32)
Citation details: 23146/1886 PRIESTLY JOHN T JOSEPH REBECCA TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#8
Florence A PRIESTLY
about 1887 (Age 33)
Citation details: 23783/1887 PRIESTLY FLORENCE A JOSEPH REBECCA TAREE
Marriage of a siblingJames WOODWARDMary Ann SMITHView this family
about 1887 (Age 33)
Citation details: 5175/1887 WOODWORTH JAMES SMITH MARY ANN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 701
Birth of a son
#9
Francis Alfred H PRIESTLY
about 1890 (Age 36)
Citation details: 33533/1890 PRIESTLY FRANCIS A H JOSEPH REBECCA TAREE
Marriage of a siblingJames SMITHCatherine A L BUSTEEDView this family
about 1890 (Age 36)
Citation details: 7049/1890 SMITH JAMES J BUSTEED CATHERINE A L TAREE
Marriage of a siblingDavid BOURKEFlorence Mary SMITHView this family
about 1891 (Age 37)
Citation details: 7174/1891 BOURKE DAVID SMITH FLORENCE M SINGLETON
Birth of a son
#10
David Edward PRIESTLY
about 1892 (Age 38)
Citation details: 34713/1892 PRIESTLY DAVID E JOSEPH REBECCA TAREE
Birth of a son
#11
Ernest Stanley PRIESTLY
about 1893 (Age 39)
Citation details: 34900/1893 PRIESTLY ERNEST S JOSEPH REBECCA TAREE
Birth of a son
#12
Robert C PRIESTLY
about 1895 (Age 41)
Citation details: 17078/1895 PRIESTLY ROBERT C JOSEPH REBECCA STROUD
Death of a sonGeorge PRIESTLY
about 1895 (Age 41)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6467/1895 PRIESTLY GEORGE JOSEPH REBECCA STROUD
Marriage of a siblingEdward James BEAUMANHughena Agatha SMITHView this family
about 1897 (Age 43)
Citation details: 6591/1897 BEAUMAN EDWARD J SMITH HUGHENA A WOOLLAHRA
Death of a fatherJames SMITH
December 24, 1903 (Age 50)
Address: "Wollomba"
Smith - James and Hughina
Smith - James and Hughina

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3290/1904 SMITH JAMES JAMES ELLEN STROUD
Marriage of a childAndrew NORTHAMRebecca Jane Hughena PRIESTLYView this family
April 10, 1907 (Age 53)
Citation details: 5799/1907 NORTHAM ANDREW PREESTLY JANE STROUD
Citation details: 24 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Rebecca Jane Hughena Priestley married to Andrew Northam (both in your tree on diffferent branches)."

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 925
Birth of a grandson
#1
Eric James NORTHAM
about 1908 (Age 54)
Citation details: 8717/1908 NORTHAM ERIC J ANDREW REBECCA J H STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#2
Cecil Andrew “Andy” NORTHAM
about 1909 (Age 55)
Citation details: 30493/1909 NORTHAM CECIL A ANDREW REBECCA J H STROUD
Death of a sisterHelena SMITH
March 18, 1910 (Age 56)
Citation details: 3382/1910 PRIESTLY HELENA JAMES HUGHENA STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 787
Birth of a grandson
#3
William Leo NORTHAM
November 28, 1911 (Age 58)
Citation details: 26 January 2012
Text:

In part:

"WILLIAM LEO NORTHAM known as Leo born 28/11/1911 Failford NSW died 19/06/1976 Belmore NSW"

Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Ruby Jane NORTHAM
February 11, 1914 (Age 60)
Citation details: 26 January 2012
Text:

In part:

"RUBY JANE NORTHAM born 11/02/1914 Failford NSW died: 15/03/2001"

Birth of a grandson
#5
Reginald David NORTHAM
October 1, 1915 (Age 62)

Northam - Reginald David
Northam - Reginald David

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Death about 1916 (Age 62)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3916/1916 PRIESTLY REBECCA JAMES HUGHENA STROUD
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 22, 1847Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder brother
Andrew Ambrose SMITH
Birth: August 16, 1848 20 20Lower Hawkesbury, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 22, 1934Nabiac, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Ellen SMITH
Birth: February 19, 1851 22 23Hawkesbury River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1878New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
2 years
younger sister
13 months
younger sister
Susan Catherine SMITH
Birth: September 30, 1856 28 29Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 2, 1946Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sibling
Constantine N SMITH
Birth: about 1860 31 32Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1883Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Florence Mary SMITH
Birth: about 1862 33 34Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 29, 1945Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
14 months
younger brother
James SMITH
Birth: March 11, 1865 36 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 4, 1933Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
John Thomas SMITH
Birth: about 1870 41 42Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1871Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Family with Joseph Nix PRIESTLY - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 24, 1872Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
son
George PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1873 26 19Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1895Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Susan J PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1875 28 21Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1876Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Mary Ann PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1877 30 23Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death:
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
4 years
son
Francis Alfred H PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1890 43 36Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1969St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
David Edward PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1892 45 38Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1966St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Ernest Stanley PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1893 46 39Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1957Lithgow, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Robert C PRIESTLY
Birth: about 1895 48 41Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1917St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V18531544 70/1853 SMITH REBECCA JAMES HUINA
BirthSmith - James - Descendant Report
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2620/1872 PRIESTLEY JOSEPH SMITH REBECCA MANNING RIVER
MarriageSmith - James - Descendant Report
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3916/1916 PRIESTLY REBECCA JAMES HUGHENA STROUD