Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Wooster - Charles

Charles WOOSTERAge: 93 years18471940

Name
Charles WOOSTER
Given names
Charles
Surname
WOOSTER
Birth February 12, 1847 39 33
Address: 16 Mortimer Road
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 30 April 1928, page 12.
Wooster - Charles - Maori War
Wooster - Charles - Maori War

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Text:

Name: Charles Wooster Age: 4 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1847 Relation: Son Father's Name: Henry F Wooster Mother's Name: Henrietta Wooster Gender: M (Male) Where born: Kingsland, Middlesex, England Civil parish: Clapham County/Island: Surrey Country: England Street Address: Occupation: Condition as to marriage: Disability: Registration district: Wandsworth Sub-registration district: Clapham ED, institution, or vessel: 4 Neighbors: View others on page Household schedule number: 85 Piece: 1576 Folio: 74 Page Number: 18 Household Members: Name Age Henry F Wooster 47 Henrietta Wooster 37 Thomas Wooster 10 Samuel Wooster 8 Charles Wooster 4 William Brandon 8

Note: The referenced newspaper article includes the information that Charles was 88 years of age in 1928 would have had him born in 1840.
Birth of a brotherEdward Hawley WOOSTER
March 3, 1852 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge William WOOSTER
July 12, 1853 (Age 6 years)
Immigration 1863 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: 5 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Charles arrived in Australia via NZ, he had sailed aboard the notorious ship the Hellvlyn in 1863 from the UK where he enlisted in the 2nd Waikato Militia Regt."

Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 30 April 1928, page 12.
Wooster - Charles - Maori War
Wooster - Charles - Maori War

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Military
2nd Waikato Regiment
about 1863 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: 5 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Charles arrived in Australia via NZ, he had sailed aboard the notorious ship the Hellvlyn in 1863 from the UK where he enlisted in the 2nd Waikato Militia Regt."

Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 30 April 1928, page 12
Wooster - Charles - Maori War
Wooster - Charles - Maori War

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Immigration after 1863 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: 5 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Charles arrived in Australia via NZ, he had sailed aboard the notorious ship the Hellvlyn in 1863 from the UK where he enlisted in the 2nd Waikato Militia Regt."

MarriageMatilda GREENAWAYView this family
June 8, 1871 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 2809/1871 WOOSTER CHARLES GREENWAY MATILDA MUDGEE
Birth of a son
#1
George Henry WOOSTER
June 9, 1872 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 16467/1872 WOOSTER GEORGE HENRY CHARLES MATILDA PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 4 June 2013
Text:

In part:

"George Henry Wooster (born 09 June 1872 Port Stephens NSW / died 1961 Auckland NZ buried Waikumete Cemetery."

Death of a fatherHenry Featherstonehaugh WOOSTER
1872 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915
Text:

Name: Henry Featherstone A Wooster Estimated Birth Year: abt 1807 Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1872 Age at Death: 65 Registration district: Camberwell Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 395

Birth of a son
#2
Edward Hawly WOOSTER
about 1874 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 17985/1874 WOOSTER EDWARD HAWLEY CHARLES MATILDA PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a parentRobert OTTEWELLHenrietta BRANDONView this family
February 18, 1874 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915
Text:

Name: Robert Ottewell Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1874 Registration district: Wandsworth Inferred County: London Volume Number: 1d Page Number: 688

Marriage of a siblingThomas Brandon WOOSTERMary RIDLEYView this family
about 1875 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 1875/2738 Mary Ridley Thomas Wooster
Birth of a son
#3
Samuel Otterwell WOOSTER
about 1876 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 19050/1876 WOOSTER SAMUEL OTTERWELL CHARLES MATILDA PORT STEPHENS
Death of a brotherSamuel WOOSTER
November 22, 1878 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Charles Stephen WOOSTER
July 4, 1879 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 21912/1879 WOOSTER CHARLES STEPHEN CHARLES MATILDA PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: page 6
Death of a brotherEdward Hawley WOOSTER
1879 (Age 31 years)
Marriage of a siblingGeorge William WOOSTERElizabeth Jane THOMASView this family
August 16, 1880 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Ernest Brandon WOOSTER
about 1881 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 17611/1881 WOOSTER ERNEST B CHARLES MATILDA WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#6
Oswald William WOOSTER
about 1884 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 21495/1884 WOOSTER OSWELL W CHARLES MATILDA WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#7
Howard Robert WOOSTER
about 1885 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 22383/1885 WOOSTER HOWARD R CHARLES MATILDA TAREE
Marriage of a siblingHenry Featherstonehaugh WOOSTERAnnie Cora WALKERView this family
1886 (Age 38 years)
Death of a sonOswald William WOOSTER
April 13, 1889 (Age 42 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10244/1889 WOOSTER OSWALD W CHARLES MATILDA TAREE
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William

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

Death of a motherHenrietta BRANDON
August 5, 1899 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915
Text:

Name: Henrietta Ottewell Estimated Birth Year: abt 1813 Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1899 Age at Death: 86 Registration district: Camberwell Inferred County: London Volume: 1d

Marriage of a childGeorge Henry WOOSTERFlorence Annie BAXTERView this family
about 1904 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 1904/1376 Florence Annie Baxter George Henry Wooster
Death of a brotherHenry Featherstonehaugh WOOSTER
June 6, 1905 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name: Hy Featherstonehaugh Wooster Death Place: Balwyn, Victoria Age: 68 Father's Name: Wooster Hy Featherstoneh Mother's Name: Hetta Registration Year: 1905 Registration Place: Victoria Registration number: 4227 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837

Burial of a brotherHenry Featherstonehaugh WOOSTER
June 6, 1905 (Age 58 years)
Cemetery: Box Hill General
Citation details: Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007
Text:

Name: Henry F Wooster Death Age: 68 Birth Date: abt 1837 Death Date: 1905 Burial Date: 6 Jun 1905 Cemetery: Box Hill Cemetery Location: Box Hill, Victoria Remarks: additional information available from AIGS

Marriage of a childHoward Robert WOOSTERAda Ellen COATESView this family
about 1908 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 4384/1908 WOOSTER HOWARD R COATES ADA E BURWOOD
Birth of a grandson
#1
Henry Howard WOOSTER
about 1909 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 30499/1909 WOOSTER HENRY H HOWARD R ADA E STROUD
Marriage of a childEdward Hawly WOOSTERConstance Ivy SMITHView this family
about 1910 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 6527/1910 WOOSTER EDWARD H SMITH CONSTANCE I STROUD
Marriage of a childCharles Stephen WOOSTERIvy Elizabeth COATESView this family
about 1911 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 9404/1911 WOOSTER CHARLES S COATES IVY E GRANVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Alice Ellen WOOSTER
February 2, 1912 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 10078/1912 WOOSTER ALICE E HOWARD R ADA E STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#3
Stanley George WOOSTER
June 19, 1912 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 29276/1912 WOOSTER STANLEY G CHARLES S IVY E GRANVILLE
Wooster - Stanley George and Winifred Lucy
Wooster - Stanley George and Winifred Lucy

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

Death of a sonHoward Robert WOOSTER
May 11, 1913 (Age 66 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9489/1913 WOOSTER HOWARD R CHARLES MATILDA STROUD
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William

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

Birth of a grandson
#4
Ronald WOOSTER
June 9, 1914 (Age 67 years)
Text:

Cemetery: Wauchope General Family Name: Wooster Given Names: Ronald Birth Date: 9 Jun 1914 Death Date: 15 Jun 1987 Age: 73y Remarks: NX33740 Sgt 2/6 Fld Regt; h/Lydia Jane; father; gf Portion: Mth Row: E

Birth of a grandson
#5
Robert Coates WOOSTER
June 15, 1918 (Age 71 years)
Wooster - Jean Matilda and Robert Coates
Wooster - Jean Matilda and Robert Coates

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Citation details: 29 January 2013
Text:

In part:

"ROBERT COATES WOOSTER, b. 15 Jun 1918, Enmore, NSW., "

Citation details: Page 6.
Note: The headstone for Robert is inscribed that he was 88 years of age at the time of his death in 2006.
Death of a brotherThomas Brandon WOOSTER
about 1918 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 1918/26788 Wooster Thomas NR
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Jean Matilda WOOSTER
May 22, 1919 (Age 72 years)
Wooster - Jean Matilda and Robert Coates
Wooster - Jean Matilda and Robert Coates

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Citation details: Page 7
Marriage of a childErnest Brandon WOOSTERClara Amelia DELANEYView this family
about 1919 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 6455/1919 WOOSTER EARNEST B DELANEY CLARA A STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#7
George Ernest WOOSTER
calculated 1921 (Age 73 years)

Wooster - George Ernest
Wooster - George Ernest

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Note: The headstone for George is inscribed that he was 58 years of age at the time of his death in 1979.
Death of a wifeMatilda GREENAWAY
August 19, 1923 (Age 76 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13547/1923 WOOSTER MATILDA GEORGE CHARLOTTE GOULBURN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 824
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William

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

Death of a sonEdward Hawly WOOSTER
September 14, 1923 (Age 76 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15341/1923 WOOSTER EDWARD H CHARLES MATILDA COONAMBLE
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William
Wooster - Matilda, Edward Hawly, Howard Robert and Oswald William

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

Marriage of a grandchildHenry Howard WOOSTEREvelyne Isabel SPOONERView this family
about 1933 (Age 85 years)
Citation details: 9533/1933 WOOSTER HENRY H SPOONER EVELYN I TAREE
Guard of Honour
Meets NSW Governor in Guard of Honour
March 16, 1935 (Age 88 years)
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 16 March 1935, page 15.
Wooster - Charles - Guard of Honour
Wooster - Charles - Guard of Honour

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Marriage of a grandchildStanley George WOOSTERWinefride Lucy SAYWELLView this family
about 1936 (Age 88 years)
Citation details: 21663/1936 WOOSTER STANLEY GEORGE SAYWELL WINEFRIDE LUCY BELLINGEN
Marriage of a grandchildThomas Miller MILLIKENAlice Ellen WOOSTERView this family
about 1936 (Age 88 years)
Citation details: 15186/1936 MILLIKEN THOMAS MILLAR WOOSTER ALICE ELLEN TAREE
Marriage of a grandchildRobert Coates WOOSTERJean Matilda WOOSTERView this family
about 1938 (Age 90 years)
Marriage of a grandchildRobert Coates WOOSTERJean Matilda WOOSTERView this family
about 1938 (Age 90 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge William WOOSTER
December 17, 1938 (Age 91 years)
Citation details: WOOSTER GEORGE W Male PERTH 2225 1938
Death December 30, 1940 (Age 93 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5731/1941 WOOSTER CHARLES HENRY FEATHERSTON HENRIETTA HAUGH TAREE
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 18, 1837Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
5 months
elder brother
4 years
elder brother
13 months
elder brother
Samuel WOOSTER
Birth: June 18, 1842 34 28Rotherhithe, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 22, 1878London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
5 years
himself
5 years
younger brother
Edward Hawley WOOSTER
Birth: March 3, 1852 44 38London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1879London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
16 months
younger brother
George William WOOSTER
Birth: July 12, 1853 45 39Clapham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Death: December 17, 1938Perth, , Western Australia, Australia
Mother’s family with Robert OTTEWELL - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: February 18, 1874Wandsworth, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Family with Matilda GREENAWAY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 8, 1871Mudgee, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
son
George Henry WOOSTER
Birth: June 9, 1872 25 27Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1961Auckland, , , New Zealand
3 years
son
Edward Hawly WOOSTER
Birth: about 1874 26 29Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 14, 1923Coonamble, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Wooster - Samuel OtterwellSamuel Otterwell WOOSTER
Birth: about 1876 28 31Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1954Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
3 years
son
4 years
son
Oswald William WOOSTER
Birth: about 1884 36 39Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 13, 1889Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son

BirthNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 30 April 1928, page 12.
Wooster - Charles - Maori War
Wooster - Charles - Maori War

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BirthEngland Census - 1851
Text:

Name: Charles Wooster Age: 4 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1847 Relation: Son Father's Name: Henry F Wooster Mother's Name: Henrietta Wooster Gender: M (Male) Where born: Kingsland, Middlesex, England Civil parish: Clapham County/Island: Surrey Country: England Street Address: Occupation: Condition as to marriage: Disability: Registration district: Wandsworth Sub-registration district: Clapham ED, institution, or vessel: 4 Neighbors: View others on page Household schedule number: 85 Piece: 1576 Folio: 74 Page Number: 18 Household Members: Name Age Henry F Wooster 47 Henrietta Wooster 37 Thomas Wooster 10 Samuel Wooster 8 Charles Wooster 4 William Brandon 8

ImmigrationEmails - Ray Wooster
Citation details: 5 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Charles arrived in Australia via NZ, he had sailed aboard the notorious ship the Hellvlyn in 1863 from the UK where he enlisted in the 2nd Waikato Militia Regt."

ImmigrationNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 30 April 1928, page 12.
Wooster - Charles - Maori War
Wooster - Charles - Maori War

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MilitaryEmails - Ray Wooster
Citation details: 5 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Charles arrived in Australia via NZ, he had sailed aboard the notorious ship the Hellvlyn in 1863 from the UK where he enlisted in the 2nd Waikato Militia Regt."

MilitaryNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 30 April 1928, page 12
Wooster - Charles - Maori War
Wooster - Charles - Maori War

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ImmigrationEmails - Ray Wooster
Citation details: 5 May 2011
Text:

In part:

"Charles arrived in Australia via NZ, he had sailed aboard the notorious ship the Hellvlyn in 1863 from the UK where he enlisted in the 2nd Waikato Militia Regt."

MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2809/1871 WOOSTER CHARLES GREENWAY MATILDA MUDGEE
MarriageBickers Revisited - Family Tree by Brenda Bickers
Guard of HonourNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 16 March 1935, page 15.
Wooster - Charles - Guard of Honour
Wooster - Charles - Guard of Honour

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DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5731/1941 WOOSTER CHARLES HENRY FEATHERSTON HENRIETTA HAUGH TAREE
DeathBickers Revisited - Family Tree by Brenda Bickers