Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William James KNOCKS1859

Name
William James KNOCKS
Given names
William James
Surname
KNOCKS
Birth 1859 33 25
Citation details: 7 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Have found details from IGI website that, of John & Catherine’s 9 children, the 5 children still living at the time of their deaths were:

Alfred John Knocks – b. 2 Dec 1851, Otaki, NZ Catherine Margaret Knocks - b. 20 Dec 1855, Otaki, NZ William James Knocks – b. 1859, Otaki, NZ Alice Maud Knocks – b. 1870, Otaki, NZ Emily Ellen Knocks – b. 1872 - Napier, Hawkes Bay, NZ."

Birth of a sisterAlice Maud KNOCKS
1870 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 7 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Have found details from IGI website that, of John & Catherine’s 9 children, the 5 children still living at the time of their deaths were:

Alfred John Knocks – b. 2 Dec 1851, Otaki, NZ Catherine Margaret Knocks - b. 20 Dec 1855, Otaki, NZ William James Knocks – b. 1859, Otaki, NZ Alice Maud Knocks – b. 1870, Otaki, NZ Emily Ellen Knocks – b. 1872 - Napier, Hawkes Bay, NZ."

Birth of a sisterEmily Ellen KNOCKS
1872 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 7 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Have found details from IGI website that, of John & Catherine’s 9 children, the 5 children still living at the time of their deaths were:

Alfred John Knocks – b. 2 Dec 1851, Otaki, NZ Catherine Margaret Knocks - b. 20 Dec 1855, Otaki, NZ William James Knocks – b. 1859, Otaki, NZ Alice Maud Knocks – b. 1870, Otaki, NZ Emily Ellen Knocks – b. 1872 - Napier, Hawkes Bay, NZ."

Citation details: 27 November 2017
Text:

In part:

"Emily may have been adopted into the knocks family"

Note: I have been unable to find a relevant birth registration and Sheena Vallett raises the possibility that she may have been adopted into the Knocks family.
Death of a motherKatherine ELLIS
January 12, 1876 (Age 17 years)
Cause: Bronchitis and consumption.
Knocksd - Catherine - Death Certificate
Knocksd - Catherine - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Christine D'Ath.

Burial of a motherKatherine ELLIS
January 14, 1876 (Age 17 years)
Knocksd - Catherine - Death Certificate
Knocksd - Catherine - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Christine D'Ath.

Marriage of a siblingJames Howard WALLACECatherine Margaret KNOCKSView this family
July 5, 1877 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Spreadsheet
Marriage of a siblingWilliam George CHANEYEmily Ellen KNOCKSView this family
about 1890 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 1890/1178 Emily Ellen Knocks William George Chaney
Death of a fatherJohn Anthony KNOX
January 4, 1890 (Age 31 years)
Cause: Athophis [?] and Asthenia
Death Certificate - Knocks - John Anthony
Death Certificate - Knocks - John Anthony

Note: Image of Death Certificate kindly provided by Christine D'Ath.

Death of a sisterEmily Ellen KNOCKS
February 1903 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 27 November 2017
Text:

In part:

"Emily Ellen Knocks, b.1872 Napier, d. 1903 Feb, Shannon, Bur, Otaki, Catholic."

Death of a sisterCatherine Margaret KNOCKS
March 28, 1923 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Spreadsheet
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 6, 1851Waikanae, New Zealand
4 months
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
4 years
himself
12 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister

BirthEmails - Christine D'Ath
Citation details: 7 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Have found details from IGI website that, of John & Catherine’s 9 children, the 5 children still living at the time of their deaths were:

Alfred John Knocks – b. 2 Dec 1851, Otaki, NZ Catherine Margaret Knocks - b. 20 Dec 1855, Otaki, NZ William James Knocks – b. 1859, Otaki, NZ Alice Maud Knocks – b. 1870, Otaki, NZ Emily Ellen Knocks – b. 1872 - Napier, Hawkes Bay, NZ."