Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Vera Daphne SCHMITZERAge: 8219041987

Name
Vera Daphne SCHMITZER
Given names
Vera Daphne
Surname
SCHMITZER
Married name
Vera Daphne SMITH
Birth December 13, 1904 37 28
Citation details: 37286/1904 SCHMITZER VERA D JOHN ALICE TAREE
Birth of a sisterRuby Alma SCHMITZER
July 26, 1907 (Age 2)
Citation details: 29621/1907 SCHMITZER RUBY A JOHN ALICE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a brotherJohn “Jack” SCHMITZER
about 1910 (Age 5)
Citation details: 20446/1910 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
Birth of a brotherReginald Neville Howse SCHMITZER
calculated 1914 (Age 9)

Note: The headstone for Reginald is inscribed that he was 57 years old at the time of his death in 1971.
MarriageCharles Frederick Ernest SMITHView this family
about 1923 (Age 18)
Citation details: 3658/1923 SMITH CHARLES F E SCHMITZER VERA D TAREE
Birth of a son
#1
Noel William SMITH
June 13, 1923 (Age 18)
Smith - Noel William
Smith - Noel William

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Birth of a son
#2
Ross SMITH
calculated 1926 (Age 21)

Publication: Taree, 2007
Note: The two references include the information that Ross was 11 years of age at the time of his death in 1937.
Birth of a son
#3
William Kingsford SMITH
August 15, 1928 (Age 23)
Marriage of a siblingPercy Lionel “Bubs” FRENCHRuby Alma SCHMITZERView this family
July 19, 1930 (Age 25)
Citation details: 12971/1930 FRENCH PERCY L SCHMITZER RUBY A TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#4
Alan Cobham SMITH
about 1932 (Age 27)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Norma Joan SMITH
about 1935 (Age 30)
Death of a sonRoss SMITH
about 1937 (Age 32)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4661/1937 SMITH ROSS CHARLES FREDERICK E VERA DAPHNE TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#6
Edith Pretoria SMITH
February 21, 1938 (Age 33)
Citation details: 30 May 2019
Text:

In part:

"Edith Pretoria McEvoy nee Smith born 21 Feb 1938 Taree NSW Australia, passed away 24 May 2017 Taree NSW Australia buried ST Lukes Hostel Cundletown."

Marriage of a siblingReginald Neville Howse SCHMITZERGwenneth Hilda Maude COOKView this family
about 1940 (Age 35)
Citation details: 27912/1940 SCHMITZER REGINALD NEVILLE HOWSE COOK GWENNETH HILDA MAUDE TAREE
Death of a fatherJohn SCHMITZER
May 11, 1949 (Age 44)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12395/1949 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ANTON LOUISA TAREE
Note: The headstone of John is inscribed that his DOD was 24 May.
Death of a motherAlice May McWHIRTER
April 28, 1950 (Age 45)
Citation details: 13842/1950 SCHMITZER ALICE ROBERT MARY ANNE PORT MACQUARIE
Citation details: 5 May 1950, page 7
Death Report - Schmitzer - Alice
Death Report - Schmitzer - Alice

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Death of a sisterRuby Alma SCHMITZER
August 8, 1955 (Age 50)
Citation details: 24016/1955 FRENCH RUBY ALMA JOHN ALICE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherJohn “Jack” SCHMITZER
June 1, 1956 (Age 51)
Cause: Accidental drowning
Citation details: 14019/1956 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
Publication: Melbourne newspaper 1848-1954
Citation details: 2 June 1956, page 3
Schmitzer - Jack
Schmitzer - Jack

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Note: John was the driver of the truck which fell into the Manning River at the Oxley Island punt and he and his two second cousins and a relatively distant relation, Daryl Greenaway also drowned.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Walter John SMITH
September 20, 1956 (Age 51)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Gregory George SMITH
September 20, 1956 (Age 51)
Death of a grandsonWalter John SMITH
September 20, 1956 (Age 51)
Death of a grandsonGregory George SMITH
September 20, 1956 (Age 51)
Death of a husbandCharles Frederick Ernest SMITH
March 29, 1969 (Age 64)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18004/1969 SMITH CHARLES FREDERICK E JAMES EDITH TAREE
Smith - Charles Frederick Ernest
Smith - Charles Frederick Ernest

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Death of a brotherReginald Neville Howse SCHMITZER
April 4, 1971 (Age 66)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 54226/1971 SCHMITZER REGINALD NEVILLE H JOHN ALICE TAREE
Schmitzer - Reginald Neville House and Gwenneth Hilda Maude
Schmitzer - Reginald Neville House and Gwenneth Hilda Maude

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Death of a sonNoel William SMITH
December 23, 1982 (Age 78)

Smith - Noel William
Smith - Noel William

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Death August 23, 1987 (Age 82)

Smith - Vera Daphne
Smith - Vera Daphne

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Cremation
Address: Columbarium, row 4
Cemetery: Taree Anglican Columbarium
Smith - Vera Daphne
Smith - Vera Daphne

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 19, 1898Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
herself
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
John “Jack” SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1910 42 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1956Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger brother
Family with Charles Frederick Ernest SMITH - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1923Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
5 months
son
4 years
son
Ross SMITH
Birth: calculated 1926 30 21
Death: about 1937Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
4 years
son
Alan Cobham SMITH
Birth: about 1932 36 27Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 8, 2016Hervey Bay, , Queensland, Australia
son
Private
daughter
3 years
daughter
Edith Pretoria SMITH
Birth: February 21, 1938 42 33Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 24, 2017Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
son
Private

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 37286/1904 SCHMITZER VERA D JOHN ALICE TAREE
BirthDescendants of James Henry Smith - Word Document
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 3658/1923 SMITH CHARLES F E SCHMITZER VERA D TAREE
DeathDescendants of James Henry Smith - Word Document
DeathHeadstone - Smith - Vera Daphne
Smith - Vera Daphne
Smith - Vera Daphne

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

CremationDescendants of James Henry Smith - Word Document
CremationAustralian Cemeteries Index