Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Thomas KERRAge: 60 years18371897

Name
Thomas KERR
Given names
Thomas
Surname
KERR
Birth January 7, 1837 28 23

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Birth of a brotherAndrew KERR
July 10, 1839 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Citation details: V1839705 47/1839 KERR ANDREW THOMAS SARAH
Death of a brotherAndrew KERR
before 1841 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Birth of a sisterEliza Jane KERR
January 12, 1842 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Citation details: V1842273 48/1842 KERR ELIZA J THOMAS SARAH
Birth of a brotherWilliam George KERR
February 29, 1844 (Age 7 years)
Address: East Bank
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Citation details: V1844274 48/1844 KERR WILLIAM G THOMAS SARAH
Birth of a sisterMary KERR
November 6, 1845 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Citation details: V18451077 45A/1845 KERR MARY THOMAS SARAH
Birth of a brotherJohn KERR
January 11, 1848 (Age 11 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120 and 281
Citation details: V18481078 45A/1848 KERR JOHN THOMAS SARAH
Birth of a brotherRobert KERR
June 14, 1850 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: V18501079 45A/1850 KERR ROBERT THOMAS SARAH
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam RAYNOR
December 14, 1850 (Age 13 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam NEWTONSarah KERRView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 14, 1853 (Age 16 years)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: V1853359 39C/1853 NEWTON WILLIAM KERR SARAH NJ
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Death of a brotherWilliam George KERR
May 26, 1853 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V18531650 39B/1853 KERR WILLIAM G INFANT
Marriage of a siblingGeorge HARRISIsabella KERRView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 11, 1853 (Age 16 years)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: V1853367 39C/1853 HARRIS GEORGE KERR ISABELLA NJ
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Death of a sisterSarah KERR
October 18, 1860 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4832/1860 NEWTON SARAH THOMAS SARAH MUDGEE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Thomas LANGWORTHYEliza Jane KERRView this family
about 1862 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 2853/1862 LANGWORTHY WILLIAM THOMAS KERR ELIZA JANE PORT STEPHENS
Death of a maternal grandmotherSusannah CHAPMAN
March 17, 1865 (Age 28 years)
Death of a fatherThomas KERR
February 1, 1870 (Age 33 years)
Address: Firefly Creek
Source: Kerr Family
Publication: Word file containing image of family links
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4165/1870 KERR THOMAS ANDREW DIED MANNING RIVER MANNING RIVER
Citation details: 24 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"I have this information which may help clarify the death date of Thomas Kerr. It is his death notice:

Thomas KERR (I25106)

KERR—February 1st, at his late residence, Gloucester, Manning River, New South Wales, Thomas Kerr, aged 60 years, a native of Coldstream, Scotland, over 30 years a resident of the Hunter River and Port Stephens District, uncle to William Thomas Kerr, of Sydney, and Andrew Kerr, of Melbourne, leaving a widow and a large family ; deservedly respected by all who knew him."

Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register Book 1, has incorrectly Thomas' DOD as 16th Feb
Kerr - Thomas - Death Notice
Kerr - Thomas - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Marriage of a siblingJohn KERRHarriet Mary RILEYView this family
February 4, 1875 (Age 38 years)
Address: Brown Creek
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120 and 481
Citation details: 3069/1875 KERR JOHN RILEY HARRIET MARY MANNING RIVER
Death of a sisterIsabella KERR
June 23, 1877 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4178/1877 HARRIS ISABELLA THOMAS DIED BOURKE BOURKE
Death of a sisterEliza Jane KERR
August 22, 1885 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14548/1885 LANGWORTHY ELIZA J THOMAS SARAH NUNDLE
Langworthy - Eliza Jane
Langworthy - Eliza Jane

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

Marriage of a siblingRobert KERRMary Jane RILEYView this family
September 7, 1885 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 5276/1885 KERR ROBERT RILEY MARY JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Riley - Mary Jane - Wedding Dress
Riley - Mary Jane - Wedding Dress

Note: Image kindly provided by Karen Jackson.
Note: Wedding dress of Mary Jane Reid/Reed[/Riley] who married Robert Kerr. This is on the Australian Dress Register and in the Manning River Museum.

Death September 4, 1897 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9850/1897 KERR THOMAS THOMAS SARAH TAREE
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 23, 1832Hobart, , Tasmania, Australia
11 months
elder sister
23 months
elder sister
Sarah KERR
Birth: November 30, 1834 25 20Houghton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 18, 1860Mudgee, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
himself
Thomas KERR
Birth: January 7, 1837 28 23
Death: September 4, 1897Firefly, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Andrew KERR
Birth: July 10, 1839 30 25Allyn River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: before 1841
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
William George KERR
Birth: February 29, 1844 35 30Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1853Richardson's Point, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
younger sister
Mary KERR
Birth: November 6, 1845 36 31Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1926
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9850/1897 KERR THOMAS THOMAS SARAH TAREE