Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Woman Pioneer Icon

Christabella CURTISAge: 67 years17961863

Name
Christabella CURTIS
Given names
Christabella
Surname
CURTIS
Married name
Christabella MARSH
Birth 1796

Religious marriageBenjamin MARSHView this family
August 23, 1822 (Age 26 years)
Address: St. Vedast Church 4 Foster Lane
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 15 August 2018
Text:

In part:

"Benjamin Marsh married Christobella Curtis in St Vedast Church, Cheapside, London in 1822. They lived in Fordingbridge, Hampshire and had two sons Benjamin and William, before emigrating to Australia on the Pyramus in 1829."

Citation details: London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932
Immigration May 9, 1829 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 15 August 2018
Text:

In part:

"Benjamin Marsh married Christobella Curtis in St Vedast Church, Cheapside, London in 1822. They lived in Fordingbridge, Hampshire and had two sons Benjamin and William, before emigrating to Australia on the Pyramus in 1829."

Text:

103845 Marsh Benjamin Pyramus 1829 - - Maitland Family History Circle's Pre 1900 Pioneer Register

Born 1794 Wiltshire, England. Spouse Christabella Curtis. For more information about descendants see Pioneer Register Entry No. 945

Citation details: 1829 9 May Pyramus Reel 1286, [4/4823]
Marsh - Benjamin and Christabella and two sons arrived on board the "Pyramus"
Marsh - Benjamin and Christabella and two sons arrived on board the "Pyramus"

Note: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896

Note: Benjamin, Christabella and their two sons Benjamin and William arrived on board the "Pyramus".
Birth of a son
#1
George Robert Blashford MARSH
calculated 1830 (Age 34 years)

Citation details: V18421806 26A/1842 MARSH GEORGE R B BENJAMIN CHRISTABELLA
Text:

Marsh George Robert 1830? 5 Oct 1874 44 son/Benjamin & Christabella Thalaba Baptist Community NSW Unmarked

Note: It seems that the births of Edwin, George, Louisa and Rosabella were all registered in the same year with consecutive registration numbers.
Birth of a son
#2
Edwin Curtis MARSH
calculated 1833 (Age 37 years)

Marsh - Edwin C
Marsh - Edwin C

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

Citation details: V18421807 26A/1842 MARSH EDWIN C BENJAMIN CHRISTABELLA
Note: The headstone for Edwin is inscribed that he was 75 years of age at the time of his death in 1908. It seems that the births of Edwin, George, Louisa and Rosabella all were registered at the same time in 1842. They have consecutive registration numbers.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Louisa MARSH
before 1842 (Age 46 years)

Citation details: V18421809 26A/1842 MARSH LOUISA BENJAMIN CHRISTABELLA
Birth of a daughter
#4
Rosabella C MARSH
before 1842 (Age 46 years)

Citation details: V18421808 26A/1842 MARSH ROSABELLA C BENJAMIN CHRISTABELLA
Note: It seems that the births of Edwin, George, Louisa and Rosabella were all registered in the same year with consecutive registration numbers.
Birth of a son
#5
Alfred MARSH
about 1843 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: V18431787 27A/1843 MARSH ALFRED BENJAMIN CHRISTABELLA
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18431761 27A/1843 MARSH ALFRED BENJAMIN CHRISTABELLA

Note: It seems that the births of Edwin, George, Louisa and Rosabella were all registered in the same year with consecutive registration numbers.
Birth of a son
#6
Benjamin MARSH

Birth of a son
#7
William MARSH

Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Elsie M MARSH
about 1862 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 15170/1882 MARSH ELSIE M EDWIN C ELLEN S DUNGOG
Death of a husbandBenjamin MARSH
November 23, 1862 (Age 66 years)
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella

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

Citation details: 3540/1862 MARSH BENJAMIN BENJAMIN DIED DUNGOG DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 29 November 1862, page 7
Marsh - Mr. B - Funeral Notice
Marsh - Mr. B - Funeral Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Death of a sonBenjamin MARSH
about 1862 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: MARSH BENJAMIN 3540/1862 BENJAMIN DIED DUNGOG DUNGOG
Burial of a husbandBenjamin MARSH
November 24, 1862 (Age 66 years)
Cemetery: Thalaba Baptist Community
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 29 November 1862, page 7
Marsh - Mr. B - Funeral Notice
Marsh - Mr. B - Funeral Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella

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

Death October 7, 1863 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 3515/1863 MARSH CHRISTABELLA JAMES MARY DUNGOG
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella

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

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 17 October 1863, page 1
Marsh - Chrisabella - Death Notice
Marsh - Chrisabella - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Burial
Cemetery: Thalaba Baptist Community
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella

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

Family with Benjamin MARSH - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 23, 1822London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
son
son
son
-2 years
son
13 years
daughter
1 year
daughter
2 years
son

BirthAustralian Cemeteries Index
MarriageEmails - Michael Marsh
Citation details: 15 August 2018
Text:

In part:

"Benjamin Marsh married Christobella Curtis in St Vedast Church, Cheapside, London in 1822. They lived in Fordingbridge, Hampshire and had two sons Benjamin and William, before emigrating to Australia on the Pyramus in 1829."

MarriageWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932
ImmigrationEmails - Michael Marsh
Citation details: 15 August 2018
Text:

In part:

"Benjamin Marsh married Christobella Curtis in St Vedast Church, Cheapside, London in 1822. They lived in Fordingbridge, Hampshire and had two sons Benjamin and William, before emigrating to Australia on the Pyramus in 1829."

ImmigrationWeb Site - Free Settler of Felon?
Text:

103845 Marsh Benjamin Pyramus 1829 - - Maitland Family History Circle's Pre 1900 Pioneer Register

Born 1794 Wiltshire, England. Spouse Christabella Curtis. For more information about descendants see Pioneer Register Entry No. 945

ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: 1829 9 May Pyramus Reel 1286, [4/4823]
Marsh - Benjamin and Christabella and two sons arrived on board the "Pyramus"
Marsh - Benjamin and Christabella and two sons arrived on board the "Pyramus"

Note: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896

DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3515/1863 MARSH CHRISTABELLA JAMES MARY DUNGOG
DeathHeadstone - Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella
Marsh - Ellen, Benjamin and Christabella

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

DeathNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 17 October 1863, page 1
Marsh - Chrisabella - Death Notice
Marsh - Chrisabella - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index