Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Catherine Emily DARKAge: 68 years18411910

Name
Catherine Emily DARK
Given names
Catherine Emily
Surname
DARK
Married name
Catherine Emily HOLMES
Birth December 5, 1841 27 16
Citation details: V18432210 26A/1843 DARK CATHERINE E STEPHEN ELIZA
Birth of a brotherStephen Whiteman DARK
February 10, 1844 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: V1844521 55/1844 DARK STEPHEN W STEPHEN ELIZA
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V1844531 55/1844 DARK STEPHEN W STEPHEN ELIZA

Birth of a brotherJohn Broughton DARK
August 19, 1845 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: V1845522 55/1845 DARK JOHN B STEPHEN ELIZA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Birth of a sisterSarah Eliza DARK
January 24, 1847 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: V1847789 55/1847 DARK SARAH E STEPHEN ELIZA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Birth of a sisterAnn Elizabeth DARK
May 3, 1849 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: V18493307 34A/1849 DARK ANN E STEPHEN N ELIZA
Birth of a brotherEbenezer DARK
about 1851 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: V18511648 37A/1851 DARK EBENEZER STEPHEN ELIZA
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V18511848 37A/1851 DARK EBENEZER STEPHEN ELIZA

Birth of a brotherHenry Charles DARK
May 4, 1853 (Age 11 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 885 and 886
Citation details: V18534082 39A/1853 DARKE HENRY C STEPHEN N ELIZA
Birth of a brotherAlbert Edward Hastings DARK
calculated 1856 (Age 14 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 887
Dark - Albert Edward, Isabella and Reginald Robert
Dark - Albert Edward, Isabella and Reginald Robert

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

Note: The headstone for Albert is inscribed that he was 72 years old at the time of his death in 1928.
Birth of a brotherGeorge N DARK
about 1857 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: 6099/1857 DARK GEORGE N STEPHEN N ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
MarriageWilliam Henry HOLMESView this family
about 1858 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 1622/1858 HOLMES WILLIAM H DARK CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#1
Thomas W HOLMES
about 1859 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 1446/1859 HOLMES THOMAS W WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Death of a brotherGeorge N DARK
about 1859 (Age 17 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2932/1859 DARK GEORGE STEPHEN ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#2
Frank HOLMES
about 1862 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 180/1862 HOLMES FRANK WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#3
Stephen HOLMES
about 1862 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 181/1862 HOLMES STEPHEN WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Death of a sonStephen HOLMES
about 1862 (Age 20 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 127/1862 HOLMES STEPHEN WILLIAM H CATHERINE SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#4
Walter Woodrow HOLMES
about 1864 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 927/1864 HOLMES WALTER W WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingWilliam H SEARSSarah Eliza DARKView this family
about 1864 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 1948/1864 SEARS WILLIAM H DARK SARAH ELIZA DUNGOG
Birth of a son
#5
Charles P HOLMES
about 1866 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 3021/1866 HOLMES CHARLES P WILLIAM H CATHERINE E GLEBE
Birth of a daughter
#6
Amy Blanche HOLMES
about 1868 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 8299/1868 HOLMES AMY B WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingStephen Whiteman DARKMartha ROBARDSView this family
about 1868 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 2046/1868 DARK STEPHEN WHITEMAN ROBARDS MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingJohn Broughton DARKMartha CAMPBELLView this family
about 1869 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 2135/1869 DARK JOHN CAMPBELL MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#7
Clara Miriam HOLMES
about 1870 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 8648/1870 HOLMES CLARA WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingJoseph ABBOTTAnn Elizabeth DARKView this family
September 11, 1871 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 2129/1871 ABBOTT JOSEPH DARK ANNIE ELIZABETH DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 681
Birth of a son
#8
Willie Albert HOLMES
about 1872 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 8862/1872 HOLMES WILLIE ALBERT WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a fatherStephen Neate DARK
January 10, 1872 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3898/1872 DARK STEPHEN N STEPHEN MARY DUNGOG
Burial of a fatherStephen Neate DARK
January 11, 1872 (Age 30 years)
Address: Church of England
Cemetery: Anleys Creek General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Eliza Maude HOLMES
about 1874 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 9560/1874 HOLMES ELIZA MAUDE WILLIAM HENRY CATHERINE EMILY CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a sonThomas W HOLMES
about 1875 (Age 33 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5647/1875 HOLMES THOMAS W WILLIAM H CATHERINE CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#10
Catherine Corfe HOLMES
about 1876 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 10030/1876 HOLMES CATHERINE C WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#11
Ethel Sara HOLMES
about 1877 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 10342/1877 HOLMES ETHEL SARA WILLIAM HENRY CATHERINE EMILY CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#12
Stanley HOLMES
about 1879 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 11773/1879 HOLMES STANLEY WILLIAM HENRY CATHERINE EMILY CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingHenry Charles DARKMary Ann WADEView this family
August 6, 1879 (Age 37 years)
Address: "Croom Park"
Citation details: 2997/1879 DARK HENRY C WADE MARY ANN DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 885 and 886
Birth of a daughter
#13
Jessie Dark HOLMES
about 1881 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 14413/1881 HOLMES JESSIE DARK WILLIAM HENRY CATHERINE EMILY CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingEdwin F LOWESarah Eliza DARKView this family
about 1883 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 4491/1883 LOWE EDWIN F SEARS SARAH ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#14
Leslie Spurgeon HOLMES
about 1884 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 18036/1884 HOLMES LESLIE S WILLIAM H T CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Edward Hastings DARKIsabella A ABBOTTView this family
about 1884 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 887
Death of a sisterSarah Eliza DARK
about 1885 (Age 43 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13053/1885 LOWE SARAH E STEPHEN N ELIZA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a daughter
#15
Marian G HOLMES
about 1886 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 19597/1886 HOLMES MARIAN G WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childFrank HOLMESEmma Georgina WADEView this family
October 15, 1886 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 6117/1886 HOLMES FRANK WADE EMMA GEORGINA MORPETH
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 544
Birth of a grandson
#1
Thomas William Wade HOLMES
about 1888 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 20483/1888 HOLMES THOMAS W H FRANK EMMA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Sarah C HOLMES
about 1890 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 10487/1890 HOLMES SARAH C FRANK EMMA G CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Alice M HOLMES
about 1892 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 17240/1892 HOLMES ALICE M FRANK EMMA G WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a grandson
#4
Geoffrey Alexander HOLMES
about 1893 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 32346/1893 HOLMES GEOFFREY A FRANK EMMA G SCONE
Birth of a grandson
#5
Kenneth McD HOLMES
about 1895 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 26826/1895 HOLMES KENNETH MCD FRANK EMMA SCONE
Marriage of a childWalter Woodrow HOLMESSarah Mary GARDINERView this family
about 1895 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 3847/1895 HOLMES WALTER W GARDINER SARAH M SCONE
Birth of a grandson
#6
Edwin HOLMES
about 1896 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 7433/1896 HOLMES EDWIN WALTER W SARAH M SCONE
Death of a motherEliza WHITEMAN
July 11, 1896 (Age 54 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: 9707/1896 DARK ELIZA STEPHEN ANN DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#7
Frank Vincent Wade HOLMES
about 1897 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 35449/1897 HOLMES FRANK V W FRANK EMMA G SCONE
Marriage of a childEdward S PHILLIPSEliza Maude HOLMESView this family
about 1897 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 3565/1897 PHILLIPS EDWARD S HOLMES ELIZA M MORPETH
Birth of a grandson
#8
Walter Keith Cameron HOLMES
June 1898 (Age 56 years)
Holmes - Sarah Mary and Walter Keith
Holmes - Sarah Mary and Walter Keith

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Citation details: 25585/1898 HOLMES WALTER K C WALTER W SARAH M SCONE
Birth of a grandson
#9
William Henry M HOLMES
about 1899 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 22423/1899 HOLMES WILLIAM H M FRANK EMMA G WEST MAITLAND
Death of a grandsonWalter Keith Cameron HOLMES
April 17, 1899 (Age 57 years)
Holmes - Sarah Mary and Walter Keith
Holmes - Sarah Mary and Walter Keith

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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7351/1899 HOLMES WALTER K C WALTER W SARAH M SCONE
Death of a brotherHenry Charles DARK
September 20, 1901 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 885 and 886
Citation details: 13410/1901 DARK HENRY C STEPHEN N ELIZA DUNGOG
Marriage of a childJohn Ernest Vavasour GARDNERAmy Blanche HOLMESView this family
about 1902 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 1050/1902 GARDNER JOHN E V HOLMES AMY B CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#10
Walter Joseph Wade HOLMES
about 1903 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 18840/1903 HOLMES WALTER J W FRANK EMMA G ARMIDALE
Marriage of a childJohn W BOAGClara Miriam HOLMESView this family
about 1903 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 950/1903 BOAG JOHN W HOLMES CLARA M CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a grandsonThomas William Wade HOLMES
about 1904 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 3749/1904 MCALISTER FRANCIS W BRIDGES LILIAN DRUMMOYNE
Marriage of a childWilliam J COULSONEthel Sara HOLMESView this family
about 1905 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 1060/1905 COULSON WILLIAM J HOLMES ETHEL S CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childJames John Herbert ELLISSJessie Dark HOLMESView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 30, 1906 (Age 64 years)
Address: At "Oakendale" the home of Jessie's parents at Glen Oak, near Clarence Town by Rev. Waldorf, Baptist Minister from Auburn.
Citation details: 9797/1906 ELLISS JOHN N J HOLMES JESSIE D CLARENCE TOWN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 5 December 1906, page 2
Elliss - Holmes - Wedding
Elliss - Holmes - Wedding

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Marriage of a childAndrew G SMITHCatherine Corfe HOLMESView this family
about 1907 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 1173/1907 SMITH ANDREW G HOLMES CATHERINE C CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#11
Rowan Herbert ELLISS
about 1908 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 8681/1908 ELLISS ROWAN H JOHN H J JESSIE D STROUD
Marriage of a childWalter Woodrow HOLMESElizabeth Catherine DOUGALLView this family
about 1908 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 1908/C2918 Dougall Elizabeth Catherine Holmes Walter Woodrow
Death of a husbandWilliam Henry HOLMES
about 1908 (Age 66 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5069/1908 HOLMES WILLIAM H THOMAS MIRIAM CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#12
Roy Reginald HOLMES
about 1909 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 1909/C12670 Roy Reginald Holmes Walter Woodrow Elizabeth Catherine Dougall
Death about 1910 (Age 68 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8934/1910 HOLMES CATHERINE E STEPHEN N ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 1841Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
herself
2 years
younger brother
18 months
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
Sarah Eliza DARK
Birth: January 24, 1847 32 22Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1885Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Ann Elizabeth DARK
Birth: May 3, 1849 34 24Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 27, 1920Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
George N DARK
Birth: about 1857 42 32Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1859Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with William Henry HOLMES - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1858Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Thomas W HOLMES
Birth: about 1859 26 17Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1875Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
1 year
son
Stephen HOLMES
Birth: about 1862 29 20Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1862Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
3 years
son
Charles P HOLMES
Birth: about 1866 33 24Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1931Chatswood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Amy Blanche HOLMES
Birth: about 1868 35 26Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1943Chatswood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Clara Miriam HOLMES
Birth: about 1870 37 28Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1941Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Willie Albert HOLMES
Birth: about 1872 39 30Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1941West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Eliza Maude HOLMES
Birth: about 1874 41 32Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1963Marrickville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Catherine Corfe HOLMES
Birth: about 1876 43 34Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1952Scone, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
Stanley HOLMES
Birth: about 1879 46 37Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1948Scone, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Jessie Dark HOLMES
Birth: about 1881 48 39Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 1, 1919Petersham, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Leslie Spurgeon HOLMES
Birth: about 1884 51 42Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1960Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V18432210 26A/1843 DARK CATHERINE E STEPHEN ELIZA
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1622/1858 HOLMES WILLIAM H DARK CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8934/1910 HOLMES CATHERINE E STEPHEN N ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN