Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Martha ROBARDSAge: 8118511932

Name
Martha ROBARDS
Given names
Martha
Surname
ROBARDS
Married name
Martha DARK
Birth calculated 1851
Citation details: ROBARDS MARTHA 797/1853 V1853797 39A JOHN MARY
Note: The headstone for Martha is inscribed that she was 80 years of age at the time of her death in 1932. Yet her birth/baptism? is not registered until 1853.
MarriageStephen Whiteman DARKView this family
about 1868 (Age 17)
Citation details: 2046/1868 DARK STEPHEN WHITEMAN ROBARDS MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#1
William W DARK
calculated 1868 (Age 17)

Text:

Given names William W Family Name Dark Birth/Maiden Name Birth Date Jan 1868? Gender M Birth Town and State Birth Country BDM Birth Reg Death Date Age 0 Military Service No BDM Death Reg Interred Date 15 Jan 1869 Cemetery Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park

Birth of a son
#2
William Whiteman DARK
about 1869 (Age 18)
Citation details: 9689/1869 DARK WILLIAM W STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a sonWilliam W DARK
about January 1869 (Age 18)

Text:

Given names William W Family Name Dark Birth/Maiden Name Birth Date Jan 1868? Gender M Birth Town and State Birth Country BDM Birth Reg Death Date Age 0 Military Service No BDM Death Reg Interred Date 15 Jan 1869 Cemetery Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park

Burial of a sonWilliam W DARK
January 15, 1869 (Age 18)
Cemetery: Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park
Text:

Given names William W Family Name Dark Birth/Maiden Name Birth Date Jan 1868? Gender M Birth Town and State Birth Country BDM Birth Reg Death Date Age 0 Military Service No BDM Death Reg Interred Date 15 Jan 1869 Cemetery Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park

Birth of a son
#3
Herbert Charles DARK
about 1870 (Age 19)
Citation details: 8654/1870 DARK HERBERT STEPHEN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#4
Beatrice M DARK
about 1872 (Age 21)
Citation details: 8878/1872 DARK BEATRICE M STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#5
Percy Neate DARK
about 1874 (Age 23)
Citation details: 9565/1874 DARK PERCY NEATE STEPHEN WHITEMAN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#6
Violet Maud DARK
about 1876 (Age 25)
Citation details: 10022/1876 DARK VIOLET MAUD STEPHEN WHITEMAN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a daughterViolet Maud DARK
December 21, 1876 (Age 25)
Citation details: 5680/1876 DARK VIOLET M STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#7
Ella J DARK
about 1877 (Age 26)
Citation details: 10352/1877 DARK ELLA J STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#8
Eliza Mary DARK
about 1879 (Age 28)
Citation details: 11772/1879 DARK ELIZA MARY STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#9
Frederick Leslie DARK
about 1882 (Age 31)
Citation details: 15044/1882 DARK FREDERICK LESLIE STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#10
Ernest Victor DARK
about 1883 (Age 32)
Citation details: 16403/1883 DARK ERNEST V STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#11
Sara F DARK
about 1885 (Age 34)
Citation details: 18606/1885 DARK SARA F STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a daughterEliza Mary DARK
February 11, 1885 (Age 34)
Citation details: 9466/1885 DARK ELIZA M STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#12
Ruby G DARK
about 1887 (Age 36)
Citation details: 20038/1887 DARK RUBY G STEPHEN W MARTHA R CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#13
Frank Thwaites DARK
about 1889 (Age 38)
Citation details: 19609/1889 DARK FRANK T STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childWilliam Whiteman DARKAnnie JOHNSONView this family
about 1890 (Age 39)
Citation details: 3080/1890 DARK WILLIAM W JOHNSON ANNIE CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#14
Mauriel D DARK
about 1892 (Age 41)
Citation details: 10782/1892 DARK MAURIEL D STEPHEN W MARTHA R CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childHerbert Charles DARKLeonora JOHNSONView this family
about 1892 (Age 41)
Citation details: 2932/1859 DARK GEORGE STEPHEN ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#15
Stephen S DARK
about 1893 (Age 42)
Citation details: 10632/1893 DARK STEPHEN S STEPHEN D MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a sonStephen S DARK
about 1893 (Age 42)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4945/1893 DARK STEPHEN S STEPHEN D MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a daughter
#16
Thelma M DARK
about 1894 (Age 43)
Citation details: 10190/1894 DARK THELMA M STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#1
Roy DARK
about 1894 (Age 43)
Citation details: 10191/1894 DARK ROY HERBERT C LEANORA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childWilliam Whiteman DARKElizabeth Walters BROADRICKView this family
about 1894 (Age 43)
Citation details: 3116/1894 DARK WILLIAM W BROADRICK ELIZABETH W CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#2
Alf DARK
about 1898 (Age 47)
Citation details: 11305/1898 DARK ALF HERBERT C LAENERA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Irene DARK
about 1901 (Age 50)
Citation details: 11883/1901 DARK IRENE HERBERT C LEONORA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childPercy Neate DARKKatrine DIMONDView this family
about 1901 (Age 50)
Citation details: 2417/1901 DARK PERCY N DIMOND KATRINE WINGHAM
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Eileen M DARK
about 1902 (Age 51)
Citation details: 8505/1902 DARK EILEEN M PERCY N KATRINE WINGHAM
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Leila DARK
about 1903 (Age 52)
Citation details: 29326/1903 DARK LEILA HERBERT C LEANORA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#6
Percy Keith DARK
about 1904 (Age 53)
Citation details: 8588/1904 DARK PERCY K PERCY N KATRINE WINGHAM
Marriage of a childFrederick Leslie DARKEdith Ann IKINView this family
about 1904 (Age 53)
Citation details: 8849/1904 DARK FREDERICK L IKIN EDITH A CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#7
Jack DARK
about 1905 (Age 54)
Citation details: 22130/1905 DARK JACK HERBERT C LEANORA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#8
Gus DARK
about 1907 (Age 56)
Citation details: 23137/1907 DARK GUS HERBERT C LEONORA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Norma Madge DARK
about 1907 (Age 56)
Citation details: 18594/1907 DARK NORMA M PERCY N KATRINE TAREE
Marriage of a childErnest Victor DARKEda Eliza FLANNERYView this family
about 1907 (Age 56)
Citation details: 5289/1907 DARK ERNEST V FLANNERY EDITH E NEWTOWN
Birth of a grandson
#10
Herbert C DARK
about 1910 (Age 59)
Citation details: 2928/1910 DARK LEO HERBERT C LEONORA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Queenie DARK
about 1910 (Age 59)
Citation details: 32398/1910 DARK QUEENIE PERCY N KATRINE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#12
Adrian Ross DARK
about 1910 (Age 59)
Citation details: 32399/1910 DARK ADRIAN R PERCY N KATRINE TAREE
Death of a sonHerbert Charles DARK
June 28, 1914 (Age 63)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7148/1914 DARK HERBERT C STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Dark - Herbert Charles
Dark - Herbert Charles

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

Marriage of a childFrank Thwaites DARKRuby Florence CRITTENDENView this family
about 1915 (Age 64)
Citation details: 8196/1915 DARK FRANK T CRITTENDEN RUBY F DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#13
Ralph T DARK
about 1916 (Age 65)
Citation details: DARK RALPH T 15687/1916 FRANK T RUBY F EAST MAITLAND
Death of a husbandStephen Whiteman DARK
November 12, 1916 (Age 65)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: 18598/1916 DARK STEPHEN W STEPHEN W ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a grandsonAlf DARK
about 1919 (Age 68)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16161/1919 DARK ALFRED HERBERT C LILLIAN N KEMPSEY
Death of a sonFrank Thwaites DARK
September 23, 1921 (Age 70)
Citation details: 10942/1921 DARK FRANK T STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a grandchildRussell Henry HARDYNorma Madge DARKView this family
about 1932 (Age 81)
Citation details: 3310/1932 HARDY RUSSELL H DARK NORMA M WINGHAM
Death January 5, 1932 (Age 81)
Citation details: DARK MARTHA 3444/1932 JOHN MARY BURWOOD
Note: There is some doubt as to Martha's DOD. It appears that her death was registered as 5 Jan 1931 according to the NSW BDM Index. Perhaps there is a transcription error.
Burial
Cemetery: Clarence Town General
Religion: Presbyterian
Dark - Stephen Whiteman and Martha
Dark - Stephen Whiteman and Martha

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

Family with Stephen Whiteman DARK - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1868Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
son
2 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
Violet Maud DARK
Birth: about 1876 31 25Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 21, 1876Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Eliza Mary DARK
Birth: about 1879 34 28Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 11, 1885Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Frederick Leslie DARK
Birth: about 1882 37 31Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 15, 1961Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Ernest Victor DARK
Birth: about 1883 38 32Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 10, 1952Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Frank Thwaites DARK
Birth: about 1889 44 38Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 23, 1921Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
2 years
son
Stephen S DARK
Birth: about 1893 48 42Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1893Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter

BirthHeadstone - Dark - Stephen Whiteman and Martha
BirthR - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: ROBARDS MARTHA 797/1853 V1853797 39A JOHN MARY
MarriageD - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2046/1868 DARK STEPHEN WHITEMAN ROBARDS MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
DeathD - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: DARK MARTHA 3444/1932 JOHN MARY BURWOOD
DeathHeadstone - Dark - Stephen Whiteman and Martha
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index