Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John Broughton DARKAge: 8018451926

Name
John Broughton DARK
Given names
John Broughton
Surname
DARK
Birth August 19, 1845 31 20
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 17 months)
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 3)
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 5)
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 7)
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 10)

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 11)
Citation details: 6099/1857 DARK GEORGE N STEPHEN N ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Henry HOLMESCatherine Emily DARKView this family
about 1858 (Age 12)
Citation details: 1622/1858 HOLMES WILLIAM H DARK CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a brotherGeorge N DARK
about 1859 (Age 13)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2932/1859 DARK GEORGE STEPHEN ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingWilliam H SEARSSarah Eliza DARKView this family
about 1864 (Age 18)
Citation details: 1948/1864 SEARS WILLIAM H DARK SARAH ELIZA DUNGOG
Marriage of a siblingStephen Whiteman DARKMartha ROBARDSView this family
about 1868 (Age 22)
Citation details: 2046/1868 DARK STEPHEN WHITEMAN ROBARDS MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
MarriageMartha CAMPBELLView this family
about 1869 (Age 23)
Citation details: 2135/1869 DARK JOHN CAMPBELL MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#1
Walter C DARK
about 1870 (Age 24)
Citation details: 8639/1870 DARK WALTER C JOHN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingJoseph ABBOTTAnn Elizabeth DARKView this family
September 11, 1871 (Age 26)
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
#2
Stephen Neate DARK
about 1872 (Age 26)
Citation details: 8851/1872 DARK STEPHEN NEATE JOHN B MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a fatherStephen Neate DARK
January 10, 1872 (Age 26)
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
Birth of a daughter
#3
Alice Maude DARK
about 1875 (Age 29)
Citation details: 12872/1875 DARK ALICE MAUDE JOHN BROUGHTON MARTHA INVERELL
Birth of a daughter
#4
Amy Eliza DARK
about 1877 (Age 31)
Citation details: 13612/1877 DARK AMY E JOHN B MARTHA INVERELL
Birth of a son
#5
Claud John DARK
about 1879 (Age 33)
Citation details: 11771/1879 DARK CLAUD JOHN JOHN B MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingHenry Charles DARKMary Ann WADEView this family
August 6, 1879 (Age 33)
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
#6
Elsie Martha DARK
about 1882 (Age 36)
Citation details: 15043/1882 DARK ELSIE MARTHA JOHN B MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a siblingEdwin F LOWESarah Eliza DARKView this family
about 1883 (Age 37)
Citation details: 4491/1883 LOWE EDWIN F SEARS SARAH ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a son
#7
John B DARK
about 1884 (Age 38)
Citation details: 19581/1884 DARK JOHN B JOHN B MARTHA STROUD
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Edward Hastings DARKIsabella A ABBOTTView this family
about 1884 (Age 38)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 887
Birth of a son
#8
William Broughton DARK
calculated 1885 (Age 39)

Note: The headstone for William is inscribed that he was 76 years of age at the time of his death in 1961.
Death of a sisterSarah Eliza DARK
about 1885 (Age 39)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13053/1885 LOWE SARAH E STEPHEN N ELIZA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a son
#9
Bruce Whiteman DARK
about 1886 (Age 40)
Citation details: 21073/1886 DARK BRUCE W JOHN B MARTHA STROUD
Birth of a son
#10
Edwin C DARK
about 1889 (Age 43)
Citation details: 21073/1886 DARK BRUCE W JOHN B MARTHA STROUD
Birth of a daughter
#11
Katie DARK
about 1892 (Age 46)
Citation details: 33800/1892 DARK KATIE JOHN B MARTHA STROUD
Marriage of a childStephen Neate DARKRhoda Ann FINLAYView this family
July 11, 1894 (Age 48)
Citation details: 6193/1894 DARK STEPHEN N FINLAY RHODA A RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 599
Death of a motherEliza WHITEMAN
July 11, 1896 (Age 50)

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 daughter
#12
May DARK
about 1897 (Age 51)
Citation details: 16696/1897 DARK MAY JOHN B MARTHA STROUD
Marriage of a childGeorge William Percy HANIGANAmy Eliza DARKView this family
about 1901 (Age 55)
Citation details: 9810/1901 HANIGAN GEORGE W P DARK AMY E NEWTOWN
Death of a brotherHenry Charles DARK
September 20, 1901 (Age 56)
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
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mary Doris HANIGAN
about 1902 (Age 56)
Citation details: 24625/1902 HANIGAN MARY D GEORGE W P AMY E NEWTOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Annie Jean HANIGAN
about 1903 (Age 57)
Citation details: 29315/1903 HANIGAN ANNIE J GEORGE W P AMY E CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a wifeMartha CAMPBELL
June 16, 1906 (Age 60)
Citation details: 4736/1906 DARK MARTHA JOHN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha

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

Birth of a grandson
#3
Victor George HANIGAN
about 1909 (Age 63)
Citation details: 4404/1909 HANIGAN VICTOR G GEORGE W P AMY E HURSTVILLE
Death of a sisterCatherine Emily DARK
about 1910 (Age 64)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8934/1910 HOLMES CATHERINE E STEPHEN N ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childBruce Whiteman DARKVera Enid EIDLERView this family
about 1911 (Age 65)
Citation details: 13604/1911 DARK BRUCE W EIDLER VERA E WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a grandson
#4
Jack Broughton HANIGAN
calculated 1916 (Age 70)

Citation details: HANIGAN Jack Broughton Death notice 22JUN2001 Death 85 late of Turramurra Sydney Morning Herald 30JUN2001
Note: The entry in the Ryerson Index includes the information that Jack was 85 years of age at the time of his death in 2001.
Death of a brotherStephen Whiteman DARK
November 12, 1916 (Age 71)
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 sisterAnn Elizabeth DARK
December 27, 1920 (Age 75)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20315/1920 ABBOTT ANNIE E STEPHEN N ELIZA DUNGOG
Marriage of a grandchildLeslie WRIGHTMary Doris HANIGANView this family
about 1924 (Age 78)
Citation details: 16660/1924 WRIGHT LESLIE HANIGAN MARY D HURSTVILLE
Death May 12, 1926 (Age 80)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7600/1926 DARK JOHN B STEPHEN N ELIZA BURWOOD
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha

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

Burial
Address: Anglican portion
Cemetery: Clarence Town General
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 1841Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
18 months
himself
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 Martha CAMPBELL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1869Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Walter C DARK
Birth: about 1870 24 18Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1933Marrickville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Stephen Neate DARK
Birth: about 1872 26 20Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1938Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Claud John DARK
Birth: about 1879 33 27Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
son
William Broughton DARK
Birth: calculated 1885 39 33
Death: April 17, 1961Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Bruce Whiteman DARK
Birth: about 1886 40 34Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 25, 1938Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
4 years
daughter
6 years
daughter

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V1845522 55/1845 DARK JOHN B STEPHEN ELIZA
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
MarriageD - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2135/1869 DARK JOHN CAMPBELL MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7600/1926 DARK JOHN B STEPHEN N ELIZA BURWOOD
DeathHeadstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha
Headstone - Dark - John Broughton and Martha

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

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index