Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Sophia Ann “Sophie” WILLIAMSAge: 87 years18611949

Name
Sophia Ann “Sophie” WILLIAMS
Given names
Sophia Ann
Nickname
Sophie
Surname
WILLIAMS
Married name
Sophia Ann CLAVEN
Birth November 4, 1861 31 24
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Citation details: 318/1861 WILLIAMS SOPHIA M HENRY MARTHA SYDNEY
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Claven - Sophie
Claven - Sophie

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Note: The headstone for Sophie is inscribed that she was born in 1850. Living to 99 years of age at this time is unlikely.
Birth of a brotherJoseph WILLIAMS
January 16, 1864 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Mary WILLIAMS
March 25, 1868 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 15397/1868 WILLIAMS ELIZABETH M JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 1295
Birth of a brotherWilliam Hector WILLIAMS
April 24, 1870 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 15975/1870 WILLIAMS WILLIAM HECTOR JOHN MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Birth of a brotherThomas Valentine WILLIAMS
February 14, 1872 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 16435/1872 WILLIAMS THOMAS VALENTINE JOHN MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Birth of a brotherGerald Henry WILLIAMS
September 3, 1874 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 17996/1874 WILLIAMS GERALD JOHN MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Marriage of a siblingFrancis William TOMSAlice Agnes WILLIAMSView this family
about 1875 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 3087/1875 TOMS FRANCIS WILLIAM WILLIAMS ALICE MANNING RIVER
MarriageAndrew Benjamin CLAVENView this family
January 21, 1880 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Citation details: 3889/1880 CLAVEN ANDREW WILLIAMS SOPHIA A MANNING RIVER
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3269/1880 CLAVEN ANDREW WILLIAMS SOPHIA ANN CONDOBOLIN

Birth of a daughter
#1
Ellen CLAVEN
about 1881 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 15641/1881 CLAVEN ELLEN ANDREW BENJAMIN SOPHIA ANN STROUD
Birth Certificate - Wilkes - George Allan
Birth Certificate - Wilkes - George Allan

Note: Image kindly provided by Margaret Farr.

Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth A CLAVEN
about 1882 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 16399/1882 CLAVER ELIZABETH A ANDREW SOPHIA A STROUD
Birth of a son
#3
James Robert CLAVEN
about 1884 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 19594/1884 CLAVEN JAMES ANDREW SOPHIA STROUD
Death of a fatherJohn Robert WILLIAMS
May 23, 1884 (Age 22 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Birth of a son
#4
John Robert CLAVEN
about 1886 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 21083/1886 CLAVEN JOHN ANDREW SOPHIA STROUD
Birth of a son
#5
Andrew B CLAVEN
about 1888 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 22100/1888 CLAVEN ANDREW B ANDREW B SOPHIA A STROUD
Death of a daughterElizabeth A CLAVEN
about 1888 (Age 26 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9433/1888 CLAVEN ELIZABETH A ANDREW B SOPHIA A STROUD
Death of a sonAndrew B CLAVEN
about 1889 (Age 27 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9665/1889 CLAVEN ANDREW B ANDREW SOPHIA STROUD
Birth of a daughter
#6
Rosina G CLAVEN
about 1890 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 33021/1890 CLAVEN ROSINA G ANDREW B SOPHIA A STROUD
Marriage of a siblingJoseph WILLIAMSMargaret “Maggie” CLARKView this family
June 30, 1890 (Age 28 years)
Address: Clarkson's Crossing
Citation details: 7043/1890 WILLIAMS JOSEPH CLARK MARGARET TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Death of a paternal grandmotherCharlotte BLACKBOURNE
August 7, 1891 (Age 29 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14367/1891 GREENAWAY CHARLOTTE ROBERT UNKNOWN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 824 and 825
Greenaway - George and Charlotte
Greenaway - George and Charlotte

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Birth of a daughter
#7
Margaret Jean CLAVEN
about 1894 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 32925/1894 CLAVEN MARGARET J ANDREW SOPHIA TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#8
Matilda Ann CLAVEN
about 1895 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 37197/1895 CLAVEN MATILDA ANDREW SOPHIA TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#9
Sophia Edith CLAVEN
about 1897 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 7536/1897 CLAVIN SOPHIA Z ANDREW SOPHIA TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#1
Andrew T WILKES
about 1900 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 25521/1900 WILKES ANDREW T WHITNEY ELLEN PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a childWhitney Walter WILKESEllen CLAVENView this family
March 22, 1900 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 4782/1900 WILKES WHITNEY CLAVEN ELLEN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 665
Birth Certificate - Wilkes - George Allan
Birth Certificate - Wilkes - George Allan

Note: Image kindly provided by Margaret Farr.

Birth of a son
#10
Andrew William CLAVEN
June 11, 1901 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 37197/1895 CLAVEN MATILDA ANDREW SOPHIA TAREE
Citation details: 30 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Andrew William (I29459) was born on 11th June 1901."

Birth of a grandson
#2
George Allan WILKES
May 7, 1902 (Age 40 years)
Wilkes - George and Alethia
Wilkes - George and Alethia

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Citation details: 17054/1902 WILKES GEORGE A WALTER ELLEN TAREE
Birth Certificate - Wilkes - George Allan
Birth Certificate - Wilkes - George Allan

Note: Image kindly provided by Margaret Farr.

Note: The headstone for George is inscribed that he was 69 years of age at the time of his death in 1972.
Birth of a grandson
#3
Douglas W WILKES
about 1904 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 37241/1904 WILKES DOUGLAS W WHITNEY ELLEN TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Laura B WILKES
about 1906 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 39579/1906 WILKES LAURA B WHITNEY ELLEN TAREE
Marriage of a childAlfred H PHILPRosina G CLAVENView this family
about 1910 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 11330/1910 PHILP ALFRED H CLAVEN ROSINA G BALLINA
Marriage of a childWilliam E RICHARDSONMargaret Jean CLAVENView this family
about 1911 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 7188/1911 RICHARDSON WILLIAM E CLAVEN MARGARET J TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Adelaide Maud MUDFORD
about 1912 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: MUDFORD ADELAIDE M 35354/1912  DAVID W EDITH S TAREE
Marriage of a childWilliam David MUDFORDSophia Edith CLAVENView this family
about 1912 (Age 50 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1152
Citation details: 3411/1912 MUDFORD DAVID W CLAVEN SOPHIA E TAREE
Marriage of a siblingGerald Henry WILLIAMSEthel A HARTELYView this family
about 1913 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 16199/1913 WILLIAMS GERALD G HARTELY ETHEL A TIBOOBURRA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Mary Isabelle MUDFORD
about 1914 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: MUDFORD MARY I 8360/1914  DAVID W EDITH S TAREE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Hector WILLIAMSWinifred Jane MURRAYView this family
about 1914 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 3797/1914 WILLIAMS WILLIAM H MURRAY WINIFRED J STROUD
Marriage of a childThomas Michael CLARKEMatilda Ann CLAVENView this family
about 1915 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 3790/1915 CLARKE THOMAS M CLAVEN MATILDA A KEMPSEY
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Florence May MUDFORD
about 1917 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: MUDFORD FLORENCE M 26417/1917  DAVID W SOPHIA E TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Fidelas Rae CLARKE
about 1919 (Age 57 years)

Clarke - Fidelas Rae and Matilda Ann
Clarke - Fidelas Rae and Matilda Ann

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Note: The headstone for Fidelas is inscribed that she was 4 years old at the time of her death in 1923.
Death of a husbandAndrew Benjamin CLAVEN
February 28, 1923 (Age 61 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4010/1923 CLAVEN ANDREW 76 YEARS TAREE TAREE
Claven - Andrew
Claven - Andrew

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Death of a granddaughterFidelas Rae CLARKE
May 24, 1923 (Age 61 years)

Clarke - Fidelas Rae and Matilda Ann
Clarke - Fidelas Rae and Matilda Ann

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Marriage of a grandchildGeorge Allan WILKESAlethea A “Queenie” STYLESView this family
about 1926 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 5600/1926 WILKES GEORGE A STYLES ALETHEA A PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a grandson
#9
David Andrew MUDFORD
calculated 1927 (Age 65 years)

Note: David was 57 years old at the time of his death in 1984.
Marriage of a childMichael O'FARRELLRosina G CLAVENView this family
about 1928 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 14587/1928 O'FARRELL MICHAEL PHILP ROSINA G KYOGLE
Marriage of a childAndrew William CLAVENKathleen Annie PAINEView this family
May 24, 1929 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 30 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"He married Kathleen Annie Paine on 24 May 1929 at Taree, NSW."

Citation details: 8820/1929 CLAVEN WILLIAM A PAINE KATHLEEN A TAREE
Marriage of a siblingJoseph WILLIAMSElizabeth WALTONView this family
about 1930 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 12978/1930 WILLIAMS JOSEPH SAABY ELIZABETH TAREE
Death of a sisterSarah Ann WILLIAMS
July 11, 1931 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16057/1931 HANSON SARAH JOHN MARY A TAREE
Marriage of a childWalter Ernest Nicholas RATCLIFFEMargaret Jean CLAVENView this family
about 1946 (Age 84 years)
Citation details: 22787/1946 RATCLIFFE WALTER ERNEST NICHOLAS RICHARDSON MARGARET JEAN TAREE
Death of a sonJames Robert CLAVEN
about 1949 (Age 87 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 26719/1949 CLAVEN JAMES ROBERT ANDREW SOPHIA WINGHAM
Death May 14, 1949 (Age 87 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12393/1949 CLAVEN SOPHIA ANN HENRY TAREE
Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
Claven - Sophie
Claven - Sophie

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 27, 1852Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
8 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
22 months
elder sister
Sarah Ann WILLIAMS
Birth: July 1, 1857 26 20Uralla, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 11, 1931Taree, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
23 months
herself
2 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Andrew Benjamin CLAVEN - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 21, 1880Taree, New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
Elizabeth A CLAVEN
Birth: about 1882 35 20Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1888Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
James Robert CLAVEN
Birth: about 1884 37 22Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1949Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
John Robert CLAVEN
Birth: about 1886 39 24Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1956Taree, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Andrew B CLAVEN
Birth: about 1888 41 26Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1889Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
Andrew William CLAVEN
Birth: June 11, 1901 54 39Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 5, 1960Taree, New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 318/1861 WILLIAMS SOPHIA M HENRY MARTHA SYDNEY
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This may not be the correct reference.

BirthHeadstone - Claven - Sophie
Claven - Sophie
Claven - Sophie

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

MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 3889/1880 CLAVEN ANDREW WILLIAMS SOPHIA A MANNING RIVER
Text:

There is also this reference:

3269/1880 CLAVEN ANDREW WILLIAMS SOPHIA ANN CONDOBOLIN

DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12393/1949 CLAVEN SOPHIA ANN HENRY TAREE
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1295