Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Alexander “Jim” SAUNDERSAge: 74 years18581933

Name
Alexander “Jim” SAUNDERS
Given names
Alexander
Nickname
Jim
Surname
SAUNDERS
Birth November 17, 1858 24 21
Citation details: 11406/1858 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER JOHN LETITIA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Ann SAUNDERS
June 8, 1860 (Age 18 months)
Address: Elgin Street
Informant: John SAUNDERSfather
Citation details: 8542/1860 SAUNDERS ELIZABETH A JOHN LETITIA MAITLAND
Death of a motherLetitia McMILLAN
November 16, 1860 (Age 23 months)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: 4604/1860 SAUNDERS LETITIA ALEXANDER MARTHA WEST MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 29 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"Letitia Saunders nee McMillan d 16 NOV 1860 Lochinvar"

Christening of a sisterElizabeth Ann SAUNDERS
about 1860 (Age 13 months)
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 29 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"I was sent the christening information from Newcastle library which is a card index and the name given is Letitia Peg, I haven't recorded the date in my tree but know this was after her mothers death, this was at the Hinton Presbyterian Church - her grandfather Alexander McMillan had contributed money to the building of the church and some of his children were also christened there"

Marriage of a siblingJohn BAINElizabeth Ann SAUNDERSView this family
November 9, 1877 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: 3997/1878 BAIN JOHN SANDERS LELISHA E A NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 29 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"Elizabeth/Letitia married John Bain(1856-1884) in 1878 BDM 3997/1878 at Newcastle, he name on this document is Lelisha E A Sanders"

Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha BOYLE
March 28, 1884 (Age 25 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9910/1884 MCMILLAN MARTHA HENRY B FANNY TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
MarriageMary Jane HUGHESView this family
January 19, 1886 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 5425/1886 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER HUGHES MARY J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 505
Citation details: 23 October 2017
Text:

In part:

"he married at Taree 1886 to Mary Jane Hughes and later 1921 married Caroline Foster at Cooma."

Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander McMILLAN
October 11, 1886 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 10369/1886 MCMILLAN ALEXANDER WILLIAM LETITIA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth SAUNDERS
about 1887 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 23558/1887 SAUNDERS ELIZABETH ALEXANDER MARY I TAREE
Birth of a son
#2
James Henry SAUNDERS
about 1890 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 33627/1890 SAUNDERS JAMES ALEXANDER MARY J TAREE
Warrant Issued
Notice of warrant issued for desertion.
November 14, 1894 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Police Gazettes, 1854-1930
Text:

Name: Alexander Saunders Birth Year: abt 1858 Age: 36 Event Place: Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia Event Type: Desertion Publication Date: 14 Nov 1894 Page #: 388

Saunders - Alexander - Notice of warrant issued
Saunders - Alexander - Notice of warrant issued

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Marriage of a childJames Henry SAUNDERSEdith May WORKMANView this family
about 1918 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 1366/1918 SAUNDERS JAMES H WORKMAN EDITH M KEMPSEY
MarriageCaroline FOSTERView this family
about 1921 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 3177/1921 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER J FOSTER CAROLINE COOMA
Citation details: 23 October 2017
Text:

In part:

"he married at Taree 1886 to Mary Jane Hughes and later 1921 married Caroline Foster at Cooma."

Death of a wifeMary Jane HUGHES
about 1931 (Age 72 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 505
Citation details: 2606/1931 SAUNDERS MARY J JAMES ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Death about 1933 (Age 74 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1209/1933 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER JOHN LETICIA COOMA
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Letitia McMILLAN
Birth: calculated May 1837 40 29Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 16, 1860Lochinvar, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: June 9, 1856Myall Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
elder brother
23 months
himself
19 months
younger sister
Family with Mary Jane HUGHES - View this family
himself
wife
Mary Jane HUGHES
Birth: January 11, 1868 27 16Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1931Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: January 19, 1886Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
4 years
son
James Henry SAUNDERS
Birth: about 1890 31 21Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 8, 1961Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Caroline FOSTER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1921Cooma, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthS - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11406/1858 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER JOHN LETITIA MANNING RIVER
BirthBirth Certificate - Saunders - Elizabeth Ann
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5425/1886 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER HUGHES MARY J TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 505
MarriageEmails - Gail Newman
Citation details: 23 October 2017
Text:

In part:

"he married at Taree 1886 to Mary Jane Hughes and later 1921 married Caroline Foster at Cooma."

Warrant IssuedWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Police Gazettes, 1854-1930
Text:

Name: Alexander Saunders Birth Year: abt 1858 Age: 36 Event Place: Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia Event Type: Desertion Publication Date: 14 Nov 1894 Page #: 388

Saunders - Alexander - Notice of warrant issued
Saunders - Alexander - Notice of warrant issued

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3177/1921 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER J FOSTER CAROLINE COOMA
MarriageEmails - Gail Newman
Citation details: 23 October 2017
Text:

In part:

"he married at Taree 1886 to Mary Jane Hughes and later 1921 married Caroline Foster at Cooma."

DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1209/1933 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER JOHN LETICIA COOMA