Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Robert HERKESAge: 84 years18331918

Name
Robert HERKES
Given names
Robert
Surname
HERKES
Birth between December 3, 1833 and December 5, 1833 29 31
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Note: The headstone for Robert is inscribed that he was 85 years of age at the time of his death in 1918.
Birth of a brotherAlexander HERKES
January 14, 1836 (Age 2 years)
Address: Irawang
Citation details: V18364797 121B/1836 HERKES ALEXANDER ROBERT CATHERINE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Birth of a brotherAdam HERKES
about 1837 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 776 and 779
Birth of a sisterMargaret Ann HERKES
about 1839 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Birth of a sisterCatherine HERKES
May 5, 1841 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Citation details: V1841528 45A/1841 HERCUS CATHERINE ROBERT CATHERINE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 591
Birth of a brotherJames Jarden HERKES
June 8, 1843 (Age 9 years)
Herkes - James Jarden and Fanny
Herkes - James Jarden and Fanny

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 777 and 779
Note: The headstone for James is inscribed that he was 51 years of age at the time of his death in 1894.
Birth of a brotherAndrew HERKES
about 1845 (Age 11 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Marriage of a half-siblingJohn HERKESAnn GILFILLANView this family
February 10, 1854 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: V1854785 81/1854 HERKES JOHN GILFILLAN ANN PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 778 and 779
Death of a fatherRobert HERKES
March 29, 1860 (Age 26 years)
Herkes - Robert and Catherine
Herkes - Robert and Catherine

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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6332/1860 HERKS ROBERT JOHN MARGARET WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingAdam HERKESCatherine WINDSORView this family
about 1865 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 2353/1865 HERKES ADAM WINDSER CATHERINE MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJoseph ROBINSONCatherine HERKESView this family
June 21, 1865 (Age 31 years)
Address: "Chester Hill"
Citation details: 2350/1865 ROBINSON JOSEPH HERKES CATHERINE MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 591
MarriageEmma Elizabeth RICHARDSONView this family
July 18, 1867 (Age 33 years)
Address: "Wyoming"
Citation details: Headstone - Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 359 and 465
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Birth of a son
#1
Charles HERKES
about 1868 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 10968/1868 HERKES CHARLES ROBERT EMMA E MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#2
Catherine “Kate” HERKES
February 15, 1870 (Age 36 years)
Address: Gangat
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 11546/1870 HERKES CATHERINE ROBERT EMMA E MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingAlexander HERKESBessie BOAZView this family
about 1870 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 3475/1870 HERKES ALEXANDER BOAZ BESSIE TAMWORTH
Death of a motherCatherine STEELE
November 10, 1870 (Age 36 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4197/1870 HERKES CATHERINE ALEXANDER ANN MANNING RIVER
Herkes - Robert and Catherine
Herkes - Robert and Catherine

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Birth of a son
#3
Robert HERKES
about 1872 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 12576/1872 HERKES ROBERT ROBERT EMMA MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJames Jarden HERKESFanny LYONView this family
May 8, 1872 (Age 38 years)
Address: "Walton"
Citation details: 2602/1872 HERKES JAMES J LYON FANNY MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 777 and 779
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elizabeth “Lily” HERKES
about 1874 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 13684/1874 HERKES ELIZABETH ROBERT EMMA ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJohn ANDREWSMargaret Ann HERKESView this family
June 9, 1874 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 545/1874 ANDREWS JOHN HERKES MARGARET ANN SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Birth of a daughter
#5
Emma HERKES
December 21, 1875 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 13 and 465
Birth of a son
#6
Humphrey HERKES
March 17, 1878 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 20747/1878 HERKES HUMPHREY ROBERT EMMA E PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 28 January 1949, page 2
Birth of a daughter
#7
Martha A HERKES
about 1881 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 15843/1881 HERKES MARTHA ROBERT EMMA ELIZABETH COPELAND
Birth of a daughter
#8
Margaret “Maggie” HERKES
about 1881 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 15844/1881 HERKES MARGARET ROBERT EMMA COPELAND
Birth of a daughter
#9
Isabella Frances “Bella” HERKES
about 1883 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 20061/1883 HERKES ISABELLA F ROBERT EMMA E WINGHAM
Birth of a daughter
#10
Jessie HERKES
November 18, 1885 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 22413/1885 HERKES JESSIE ROBERT EMMA E TAREE
Birth of a son
#11
James Broomfield HERKES
about 1888 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 24226/1888 HERKES JAMES B ROBERT EMMA E TAREE
Birth of a son
#12
Alexander J HERKES
about 1890 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Citation details: 33648/1890 HERKES ALEXANDER J ROBERT EMMA E TAREE
Death of a sonAlexander J HERKES
about 1890 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Marriage of a childWalter James VIVIANCatherine “Kate” HERKESView this family
about 1894 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 6795/1894 VIVIAN WALTER J HERKES CATHERINE TAREE
Death of a brotherJames Jarden HERKES
September 25, 1894 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13142/1894 HERKES JAMES J ROBERT CATHERINE TAREE
Herkes - James Jarden and Fanny
Herkes - James Jarden and Fanny

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Death of a brotherAlexander HERKES
about 1895 (Age 61 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 982/1895 HERKES ALEXANDER ROBERT CATHERINE BURWOOD
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Florence S VIVIAN
about 1896 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 7897/1896 VIVIAN FLORENCE S WALTER J CATHERINE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#2
Walter Robert VIVIAN
about 1898 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 16332/1898 VIVIAN WALTER R WALTER J CATHERINE TAREE
Marriage of a childGeorge Henry DEWEmma HERKESView this family
September 12, 1900 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 13
Citation details: 7385/1900 DEW GEORGE H HERKES EMMA WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#3
George Heathcote DEW
about 1901 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 32527/1901 DEW GEORGE H GEORGE H EMMA KEMPSEY
Death of a half-brotherJohn HERKES
May 9, 1901 (Age 67 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Emma E VIVIAN
about 1902 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 36387/1902 VIVIAN EMMA E WALTER J CATHERINE TAREE
Marriage of a childDuncan MACKAYElizabeth “Lily” HERKESView this family
about 1902 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 7932/1902 MACKAY DUNCAN HERKES LILY WINGHAM
Death of a granddaughterEmma E VIVIAN
about 1902 (Age 68 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16125/1902 VIVIAN EMMA E WALTER J CATHERINE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Jessie E VIVIAN
about 1904 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 27164/1904 VIVIAN JESSIE E WALTER J CATHERINE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#6
Eric Robert DEW
February 10, 1904 (Age 70 years)
Dew - Emma and Eric Robert
Dew - Emma and Eric Robert

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Citation details: 3882/1904 DEW ERIC R GEORGE H EMMA KEMPSEY
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Birth of a grandson
#7
Keith Thomas DEW
May 31, 1906 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 24904/1906 DEW KEITH T GEORGE H EMMA KEMPSEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 13
Birth of a grandson
#8
Eric W VIVIAN
about 1907 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 19860/1907 VIVIAN ERIC W WALTER J CATHERINE WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#9
Arthur Manning DEW
July 8, 1908 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 25563/1908 DEW ARTHUR M GEORGE H EMMA KEMPSEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 13
Death of a grandsonGeorge Heathcote DEW
January 2, 1911 (Age 77 years)
Cause: Drowned
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1994/1912 DEW GEORGE H GEORGE H EMMA KEMPSEY
Dew - George Heathcote
Dew - George Heathcote

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Marriage of a childCharles Patrick McCARTHYMargaret “Maggie” HERKESView this family
October 18, 1911 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: 15166/1911 MCCARTHY CHARLES P HERKES MARGARET WINGHAM
Marriage of a childVictor George McRAEJessie HERKESView this family
April 20, 1914 (Age 80 years)
Citation details: 7063/1914 MCRAE VICTOR G HERKES JESSIE BALMAIN SOUTH
Death of a brotherAdam HERKES
April 29, 1914 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 776 and 779
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9125/1914 HERKES ADAM ROBERT RYDE
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Eva Mary DEW
July 4, 1914 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 13
Death August 10, 1918 (Age 84 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13815/1918 HERKES ROBERT ROBERT CATHERINE WINGHAM
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth

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

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion.
Cemetery: Wingham General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 24, 1832Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
13 months
himself
2 years
younger brother
Alexander HERKES
Birth: January 14, 1836 32 33Williams River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1895Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Andrew HERKES
Birth: about 1845 41 42Dunmore, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 22, 1930Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Father’s family with Janet NIEVEN - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: Scotland, United Kingdom
half-brother
21 months
half-brother
Family with Emma Elizabeth RICHARDSON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: July 18, 1867Upper Manning River, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
son
Charles HERKES
Birth: about 1868 34 21Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 18, 1951Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
Australian Army CrestRobert HERKES
Birth: about 1872 38 25Gangat, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 3, 1921Darwin, , Northern Territory, Australia
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
Humphrey HERKES
Birth: March 17, 1878 44 32Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 21, 1949Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Martha A HERKES
Birth: about 1881 47 34Copeland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 6, 1955Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
daughter
3 years
daughter
Isabella Frances “Bella” HERKES
Birth: about 1883 49 36Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 10, 1940Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Jessie HERKES
Birth: November 18, 1885 51 39Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 11, 1964Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
James Broomfield HERKES
Birth: about 1888 54 41Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 7, 1971Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Alexander J HERKES
Birth: about 1890 56 43Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1890Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHeadstone - Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth

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BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: Headstone - Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 359 and 465
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13815/1918 HERKES ROBERT ROBERT CATHERINE WINGHAM
DeathHeadstone - Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth
Herkes - Robert and Emma Elizabeth

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DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 779
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 465