Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Mary SMITHAge: 88 years18571946

Name
Mary SMITH
Given names
Mary
Surname
SMITH
Married name
Mary CROKER
Birth December 16, 1857 35 29
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Citation details: 11285/1858 SMITH MARY JOHN B ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherAllan SMITH
March 1, 1861 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Birth of a brotherWilliam SMITH
March 2, 1863 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Citation details: 8795/1863 SMITH WILLIAM JOHN B ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterSarah Ann SMITH
October 12, 1863 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 8893/1863 SMITH SARAH A JOHN ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Note: Her actual birth date is questionable as her elder brother William's birth was registered as 2 March 1863 which is only seven months earlier.
Death of a brotherAllan SMITH
about 1863 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary JONES
July 5, 1864 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 71
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4150/1864 SMITH MARY JOHN SARAH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherAllan SMITH
April 7, 1865 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: 10039/1865 SMITH ALLAN JOHN B ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn SMITH
April 13, 1865 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 71
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4199/1865 SMITH JOHN WILLIAM LUCY MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingGeorge WALLISElizabeth Ann SMITHView this family
July 20, 1866 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 2240/1866 WALLIS GEORGE SMITH ELIZABETH A MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1266
Birth of a sisterCatherine Harriet SMITH
May 28, 1867 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 10834/1867 SMITH CATHERINE H JOHN B ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Death of a sisterSarah Ann SMITH
about 1867 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 5647/1867 SMITH SARAH A JOHN ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Death of a maternal grandfatherSamuel CAMERON
June 30, 1867 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 6 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Elizabeths Parents Samuel ca 1794 - 1867 died Shoalhaven and Catherine McDonald 1791 -1875 died Casino - have their dc's also."

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7826/1867 CAMERON SAMUEL JOHN ANN SHOALHAVEN
Marriage of a siblingJames SMITHMartha Ann HAIGHView this family
September 18, 1867 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 2235/1867 SMITH JAMES HAIGH MARTHA A MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1141
Birth of a sisterCharlotte Ellen SMITH
May 28, 1869 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 12531/1869 SMITH CHARLOTTE E JOHN B ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Marriage of a siblingJohn Burgess SMITHHannah LONGBOTTOMView this family
about 1873 (Age 15 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherCatherine McDONALD
1875 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 6 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Elizabeths Parents Samuel ca 1794 - 1867 died Shoalhaven and Catherine McDonald 1791 -1875 died Casino - have their dc's also."

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9512/1875 CAMERON CATHERINE JOHN M ELIZABETH RICHMOND RIVER
MarriageWilliam Henry CROKERView this family
November 13, 1878 (Age 20 years)
Address: Condumah Creek
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1020 and 1299
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Citation details: 3730/1878 CROKER WILLIAM HENRY SMITH MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#1
Lillias Ellen CROKER
September 13, 1879 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 21935/1879 CROKER LILLIAS ELLEN WILLIAM HENRY MARY PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Birth of a daughter
#2
Ada CROKER
about 1884 (Age 26 years)
Avery - Ada and Francis Richard
Avery - Ada and Francis Richard

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Citation details: 19969/1883 CROAKER ADA WILLIAM HENRY MARY WINGHAM
Note: The headstone for Ada is inscribed that she was 73 years old at the time of her death in 1956.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Annie CROKER
October 27, 1885 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elizabeth Mary CROKER
July 19, 1887 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 23792/1887 CROKER ELIZABETH M WILLIAM H MARY TAREE
Birth of a son
#5
Allan CROKER
about 1889 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 23059/1889 CROKER ALLAN WILLIAM H MARY TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#6
Ruby Alma CROKER
January 8, 1891 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 33987/1891 CROKER RUBY A WILLIAM H MARY TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#7
Emily CROKER
September 26, 1892 (Age 34 years)
Address: Brown's Creek
Citation details: 34804/1892 CROKER EMILY WILLIAM H MARY TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Birth of a son
#8
William Henry CROKER
April 24, 1894 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 32348/1894 CROKER WILLIAM H WILLIAM H MARY STROUD
Birth of a daughter
#9
Ivy M CROKER
about 1896 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 25845/1896 CROKER IVY M WILLIAM H MARY STROUD
Death of a daughterIvy M CROKER
about 1896 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11685/1896 CROKER IVY M WILLIAM H MARY STROUD
Birth of a son
#10
Harold J CROKER
about 1898 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Death of a sonHarold J CROKER
October 1898 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15579/1898 CROAKER HAROLD J WILLIAM H MARY PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a daughter
#11
Winifred CROKER
about 1899 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 34920/1899 CROKER WINIFRED WILLIAM H MARY STROUD
Death of a fatherJohn Burges SMITH
March 16, 1899 (Age 41 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7050/1899 SMITH JOHN B JOHN MARY PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a daughter
#12
Linda May CROKER
about 1903 (Age 45 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 7299/1903 CROKER LINDA M WILLIAM H MARY STROUD
Marriage of a childFrancis Richard AVERYAda CROKERView this family
April 26, 1905 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 5292/1905 AVERY FRANCIS R CROKER ADA STROUD
Marriage of a childJames PIPERLillias Ellen CROKERView this family
November 9, 1905 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 10615/1905 PIPER JAMES CROKER LILLIAS E STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 978 and 1299
Birth of a daughter
#13
Olive Victoria CROKER
about 1906 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 28978/1906 CROKER OLIVE V WILLIAM H MARY STROUD
Death of a daughterLinda May CROKER
April 26, 1908 (Age 50 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7430/1908 CROKER LINDA WILLIAM H MARY TAREE
Croker - Linda May
Croker - Linda May

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Marriage of a childArchibald John AVERYAnnie CROKERView this family
about 1910 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 2884/1910 AVERY ARCHIBALD J CROKER ANNIE STROUD
Death of a motherElizabeth Ann CAMERON
December 15, 1910 (Age 52 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13962/1910 SMITH ELIZABETH SAMUEL CATHERINE LISMORE
Citation details: 6 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Main one is wife Elizabeth Ann Cameron 1828 -1910 - have copy of death cert - not 1907. She died at lismore and buried at Bexhill."

Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the DOD of Elizabeth as 15 January 1911.
Marriage of a childJohn Garfield NIXONElizabeth Mary CROKERView this family
March 18, 1913 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Citation details: 3364/1913 NIXON JOHN G CROKER ELIZABETH M STROUD
Marriage of a childJohn Wycliffe STARTINEmily CROKERView this family
July 15, 1914 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 12445/1914 STARTIN JOHN W CROKER EMILY STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry NIXONRuby Alma CROKERView this family
about 1916 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 12383/1916 NIXON WILLIAM H COOPER RUBY A STROUD
Death of a brotherJames SMITH
December 13, 1918 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17547/1918 SMITH JAMES JOHN B ELIZABETH A WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1141
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry CROKERLilian Mary NIXONView this family
about 1919 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 10719/1919 CROKER WILLIAM H NIXON LILIAN M TAREE
Marriage of a childAllan CROKERWilhelmina Marcella Frances “Mena” SOMMERLADView this family
about 1923 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 17346/1923 CROKER ALLAN SOMMERLAD WILHELMENA M F COOTAMUNDRA
Marriage of a childAllan Leslie COWANOlive Victoria CROKERView this family
about 1923 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 14400/1923 COWAN ALLAN L CROKER OLIVE V GLOUCESTER
Marriage of a childJohn Newton NIXONWinifred CROKERView this family
about 1926 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 17965/1926 NIXON JOHN N CROKER WINIFRED TAREE
Death of a brotherJohn Burgess SMITH
July 28, 1927 (Age 69 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14307/1927 SMITH JOHN B JOHN 77 YEARS GRANVILLE
Smith - John Burgess and Hannah
Smith - John Burgess and Hannah

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Death of a husbandWilliam Henry CROKER
December 18, 1934 (Age 77 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22161/1934 CROKER WILLIAM H SAMUEL MARY TAREE
Croker - William Henry and Mary
Croker - William Henry and Mary

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1020
Death of a daughterElizabeth Mary CROKER
May 10, 1936 (Age 78 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8658/1936 NIXON ELIZABETH MARY WILLIAM MARY TAREE
Nixon - Elizabeth Mary
Nixon - Elizabeth Mary

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Death of a sisterElizabeth Ann SMITH
June 4, 1943 (Age 85 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Citation details: 13452/1943 WALLIS ELIZABETH ANN JOHN BURGESS ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1266
Publication: Ida McLeod; 1995
Citation details: Newspaper of 9 June 1943
Death July 13, 1946 (Age 88 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22154/1946 CROKER MARY JOHN ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Croker - William Henry and Mary
Croker - William Henry and Mary

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Burial
Cemetery: Failford General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
Croker - William Henry and Mary
Croker - William Henry and Mary

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 4, 1844Allyn River, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder brother
16 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
6 years
elder sister
4 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
Allan SMITH
Birth: March 1, 1861 38 33Dingo Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1863Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
7 months
younger sister
Sarah Ann SMITH
Birth: October 12, 1863 41 35Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1867Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Family with William Henry CROKER - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: November 13, 1878Cape Hawke, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
daughter
Lillias Ellen CROKER
Birth: September 13, 1879 25 21Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 10, 1964Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
Ada CROKER
Birth: about 1884 29 26Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 20, 1956Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
daughter
Annie CROKER
Birth: October 27, 1885 31 27Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1957Hornsby, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
daughter
Elizabeth Mary CROKER
Birth: July 19, 1887 32 29Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 10, 1936Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
2 years
daughter
Ruby Alma CROKER
Birth: January 8, 1891 36 33Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 3, 1972Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
daughter
Emily CROKER
Birth: September 26, 1892 38 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 16, 1971Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
son
William Henry CROKER
Birth: April 24, 1894 39 36Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 6, 1973Gloucester, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Ivy M CROKER
Birth: about 1896 41 38Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1896Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Harold J CROKER
Birth: about 1898 43 40Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 1898Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
Linda May CROKER
Birth: about 1903 48 45Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 26, 1908Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 11285/1858 SMITH MARY JOHN B ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1020 and 1299
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 3730/1878 CROKER WILLIAM HENRY SMITH MARY MANNING RIVER
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1299
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22154/1946 CROKER MARY JOHN ELIZABETH TAREE
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268
DeathHeadstone - Croker - William Henry and Mary
Croker - William Henry and Mary
Croker - William Henry and Mary

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BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 268