Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Sylvanus William BILLINGHAMAge: 75 years18621938

Name
Sylvanus William BILLINGHAM
Given names
Sylvanus William
Surname
BILLINGHAM
Birth November 9, 1862 35 39
Address: Camden Haven River
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
Citation details: 15 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"I see you still have my g.grandfather, Sylvanus Billingham being born at Glenthorne. THIS IS WRONG. He was born 9 nov 1862 at Camden Haven River on his father Joseph's 3rd farm of Lot 8 of 40 acres on the southern banks of the Camden Haven River near present day Lorne. This is where Joseph died and buried in Jan 1873 in an unmarked grave."

Note: The headstone for Sylvanus is inscribed that he was 75 years of age at the time of his death in 1938.
Death of a fatherJoseph BILLINGHAM
January 1, 1873 (Age 10 years)
Cause: Pneumoconiosis (Black lung)
Citation details: 6463/1873 BILLINGHAM JOSEPH UNKNOWN UNKNOWN PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 274
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"d.1 Jan 1873; bur.3 Jan 1873 on his farm, Lot 8 of 40 acres on the banks of Camden Haven River, [present day Lorne]" and

"COD: Black Lung (pneumoconiosis) also called coal worker’s disease. As a result of his trade as a blacksmith."

Citation details: 5 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"The John Trotter who was the informant of death of my g.g.grandfather Joseph Billingham. b.Jan 1835, Alloa, Scotland d.14 Aug 1912, Port Macquarie, NSW m.1873, Sydney To: Catherine McGregor McDonald having 3 sons."

Burial of a fatherJoseph BILLINGHAM
January 3, 1873 (Age 10 years)
Address: On his farm on the banks of the Camden Haven River.
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"d.1 Jan 1873; bur.3 Jan 1873 on his farm, Lot 8 of 40 acres on the banks of Camden Haven River, [present day Lorne]"

Death of a maternal grandmotherAnn KNOX
December 16, 1873 (Age 11 years)
Cause: Gravel (kidney stones)
Citation details: TROTTER ANN 6483/1873  ROBERT ISABELLA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Trotter FGS.PDF
Burial of a maternal grandmotherAnn KNOX
December 17, 1873 (Age 11 years)
Cemetery: Historic
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Trotter FGS.PDF
Christening October 18, 1874 (Age 11 years)
Address: By Rev. Waddell.
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

Christening of a brotherJoseph BILLINGHAM
April 2, 1876 (Age 13 years)
Address: By Rev. Waddell.
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"1M: Joseph Billingham b.1860, Dumaresq Island, Manning River, NSW ch.2 Apr 1876, Sidebottom, NSW by Rev. Waddell d.17 Dec 1879, Sidebottom, NSW [now Koorainghat - SE of Taree]; bur. Dec 1879, Taree Estate Cemetery COD: Scarlet Fever"

Death of a brotherJoseph BILLINGHAM
December 17, 1879 (Age 17 years)
Cause: Scarlet fever
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 274
Citation details: 7940/1880 BILLINGHAM JOSEPH JOSEPH MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Billingham - Joseph
Billingham - Joseph

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Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"1M: Joseph Billingham b.1860, Dumaresq Island, Manning River, NSW ch.2 Apr 1876, Sidebottom, NSW by Rev. Waddell d.17 Dec 1879, Sidebottom, NSW [now Koorainghat - SE of Taree]; bur. Dec 1879, Taree Estate Cemetery COD: Scarlet Fever"

Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph BILLINGHAM
1887 (Age 24 years)

Citation details: 22 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"Joseph Billingham; son of Joseph Billingham [1806-1887] & Elizabeth Probert [1803-1828]"

Property
Farm
before 1893 (Age 30 years)
Address: Close to the ferry.
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 27 July 1904, page 4
Billingham farm leased to Trotter
Billingham farm leased to Trotter

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Note: This property seems to have been leased to a Mr. and Mrs. Trotter from Hastings River in 1904
MarriageFlorence Emma CARLEView this family
August 16, 1893 (Age 30 years)
Address: At the home of the bride's parents.
Citation details: 6915/1893 BILLINGHAM SYLVANA W CARLE FLORENCE E TAREE
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"m.16 Aug 1893, Home of Phillip Carle, Cundletown, NSW To: Florence Emma Carle daughter of Phillip Carle [and 1852-1942] & Harriett Unicomb [1855-1948] b.29 Apr 1875, Jones Island, NSW chr.20 Jul 1875, Jones Island by Rev. Waddell d.20 Aug 1932, at 10 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.21 Aug 1932; Dawson General Cemetery, CC"

Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
Birth of a daughter
#1
Vera May BILLINGHAM
November 5, 1894 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 33209/1894 BILLINGHAM VERA M SYLVANUS W FLORENCE E TAREE
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"1F: Vera May Billingham b.5 Nov 1894, Dumaresq Island, NSW d.9 Dec 1969, Hornsby, NSW; bur.16 Dec 1969, Northern Suburbs Crematorium, Field Of Mars, Anglican General Lawn m.18 Oct 1919, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: Eric Errat de Mestre Wade b.18 Apr 1894, Walcha, NSW d.1 Mar 1963, Bowen Hills, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, QLD; [Ashes scattered in valley]"

Birth of a daughter
#2
Elsie Maude BILLINGHAM
December 3, 1895 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 7831/1896 BILLINGHAM ELSIE M SYLVANUS W FLORENCE E TAREE
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2F: Elsie Maude Billingham b.3 Dec 1 895, Dumaresq Island, NSW d.14 Aug 1972, Taree, NSW; bur.Aug 1972, Dawson Lawn Cemetery, Taree m.10 Nov 1923 Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: Norman Branch b.25 May 1890, Wauchope, NSW d.23 Dec 1972, Taree, NSW; bur.27 Dec 1972, Dawson Lawn Cemetery, Taree"

Birth of a son
#3
Arthur William BILLINGHAM
August 5, 1898 (Age 35 years)
Address: Taree Estate
Citation details: 25984/1898 BILLINGHAM ARTHUR W SYLVANUS W FLORENCE E TAREE
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"3M: Arthur William Billingham b.5 Aug 1898, Taree Estate d.14 Sep 1986, Taree; bur.17 Sep 1986, Dawson General Cemetery, CC m.5 Aug 1922, Church of Christ, Paddington, NSW To: Ruth Lillian Rice b.1 7 Aug to 1896, St. John's London, England d. 11 Apr I980, Taree, NSW; bur.14 Apr 1980, Dawson General Cemetery, CC"

Occupation
Dairy farmer
1898 (Age 35 years)

Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"Occ. Dairy Farmer, first milkman in Taree by 1898 at Taree Estate."

Note: First milkman in Taree by 1898 at Taree Estate.
Birth of a son
#4
Robert Manning BILLINGHAM
November 19, 1901 (Age 39 years)
Address: Taree Estate
Citation details: 26906/1901 BILLINGHAM ROBERT M SYLVANUS W FLORENCE E TAREE
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"4M: Robert Manning Billingham b. I 19 Jul 1901, Taree Estate, NSW d.27 Jul 1989, Taree, bur.29 Jul 1989, St. John's Anglican, Columbarium, Taree m.11 Dec 1926, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: Alice Zaidie Dyball b.19 Mar is 1904, Tinonee, NSW d.9 Aug 1981, Taree, bur.11 Aug a 1981, St. John's Anglican, Columbarium, Taree"

Death of a motherMargaret KING
April 10, 1904 (Age 41 years)
Address: 142 Victoria Street
Cause: Senile decay
Citation details: 7272/1904 BILLINGHAM MARGARET WILLIAM ANN TAREE
Billingham - Margaret
Billingham - Margaret

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Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2nd m.16 Feb 1859 in the home of Thomas Trotter, Glenthorne, Taree, NSW To: Margaret E. King daughter of William King & Anne Knox [1798-1873] b.18 Feb 1823, Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland chr.2 Mar 1823, Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland d.10 Apr 1904, 142 Victoria St, Taree, NSW; bur.11 Apr 1904, Dawson General Cemetery, Mth [Methodist]"

Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 13 April 1904, page 2
Burial of a motherMargaret KING
April 11, 1904 (Age 41 years)
Address: Methodist portion, row 7/35.
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2nd m.16 Feb 1859 in the home of Thomas Trotter, Glenthorne, Taree, NSW To: Margaret E. King daughter of William King & Anne Knox [1798-1873] b.18 Feb 1823, Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland chr.2 Mar 1823, Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland d.10 Apr 1904, 142 Victoria St, Taree, NSW; bur.11 Apr 1904, Dawson General Cemetery, Mth [Methodist]"

Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 13 April 1904, page 2
Billingham - Margaret
Billingham - Margaret

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Birth of a daughter
#5
Florence Sylvia BILLINGHAM
February 19, 1905 (Age 42 years)
Address: Taree Estate
Citation details: 17924/1905 BILLINGHAM FLORENCE S SYLVANUS W FLORENCE E TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"5F: Florence Sylvia Billingham b.19 Feb 1905, Taree Estate, NSW d.18 Jun 2005, Bushland Place Nursing Home, Taree, NSW 1st m.4 Apr 1931, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: William Burns Walmsley b.17 Nov 1904, Eltham, Lismore, NSW d.18 Dec 1942, Buna (Pro Bay) Papua New Guinea; bur.Dec 1942, Bomana War Cemetery, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea KIA: Sergeant NX107065 AIF 2nd 9th Infantry Battalion 2nd m.1952, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW [don't have definitive marriage date as yet] To: Andrew Murray McAlpin b.29 Feb 1896, Taree, NSW d.14 Feb 1972, Taree, bur.16 Feb 1972, Dawson Lawn Cemetery"

Birth of a son
#6
George Edward BILLINGHAM
September 11, 1908 (Age 45 years)
Address: Taree Estate
Citation details: 41025/1908 BILLINGHAM GEORGE E SYLVANUS W FLORENCE E TAREE
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"6M: George Edward Billingham b.11 Sep 1908, Taree Estate, NSW d.14 Dec 1989, Taree; bur.16 Dec 1989, Dawson River Cemetery, Columbarium  m.Oct 1935, Methodist Church, Taree, NSW To: Gwendoline Whitelaw b.1911, West Wallsend, NSW d.22 Sep 1983, Taree, bur.26 Sep 1983, Dawson River Cemetery, Columbarium"

Birth of a daughter
#7
Margaret BILLINGHAM
1910 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"7F: Margaret Billingham b.1910, Taree Estate, NSW d.1910, Taree Estate, NSW; bur.1910, Taree Estate Cemetery [stillborn girl weighed 14lb, mother had undiagnosed diabetes]"

Death of a daughterMargaret BILLINGHAM
1910 (Age 47 years)
Cause: Stillborn weighing 14lb
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"7F: Margaret Billingham b.1910, Taree Estate, NSW d.1910, Taree Estate, NSW; bur.1910, Taree Estate Cemetery [stillborn girl weighed 14lb, mother had undiagnosed diabetes]"

Burial of a daughterMargaret BILLINGHAM
1910 (Age 47 years)
Cemetery: Taree Estate Private
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"7F: Margaret Billingham b.1910, Taree Estate, NSW d.1910, Taree Estate, NSW; bur.1910, Taree Estate Cemetery [stillborn girl weighed 14lb, mother had undiagnosed diabetes]"

Occupation
Farmer and dairy man
between 1893 and 1912 (Age 30 years)
Address: Taree Estate
Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
ResidenceFlorence Emma CARLEView this family
between 1913 and 1924 (Age 50 years)
Address: Victoria Street
Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 13 April 1904, page 2
Marriage of a childEric Erratt de Mestre WADEVera May BILLINGHAMView this family
October 18, 1919 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"1F: Vera May Billingham b.5 Nov 1894, Dumaresq Island, NSW d.9 Dec 1969, Hornsby, NSW; bur.16 Dec 1969, Northern Suburbs Crematorium, Field Of Mars, Anglican General Lawn m.18 Oct 1919, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: Eric Errat de Mestre Wade b.18 Apr 1894, Walcha, NSW d.1 Mar 1963, Bowen Hills, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, QLD; [Ashes scattered in valley]"

Citation details: 15680/1919  WADE ERIC E DE M BILLINGHAM VERA M TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childArthur William BILLINGHAMRuth Lillian RICEView this family
August 5, 1922 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 23 Febvruary 2017
Text:

In part:

"3M: Arthur William Billingham b.5 Aug 1898, Taree Estate d.14 Sep 1986, Taree; bur.17 Sep 1986, Dawson General Cemetery, CC m.5 Aug 1922, Church of Christ, Paddington, NSW To: Ruth Lillian Rice b.1 7 Aug to 1896, St. John's London, England d. 11 Apr I980, Taree, NSW; bur.14 Apr 1980, Dawson General Cemetery, CC"

Citation details: 11086/1922  BILLINGHAM ARTHUR W RICE RUTH L PADDINGTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childNorman BRANCHElsie Maude BILLINGHAMView this family
November 10, 1923 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 15931/1923  BRANCH NORMAN BILLINGHAM ELSIE M TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childRobert Manning BILLINGHAMAlice Zaidie DYBALLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 11, 1926 (Age 64 years)
Address: St. Luke's
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"4M: Robert Manning Billingham b. I 19 Jul 1901, Taree Estate, NSW d.27 Jul 1989, Taree, bur.29 Jul 1989, St. John's Anglican, Columbarium, Taree m.11 Dec 1926, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: Alice Zaidie Dyball b.19 Mar is 1904, Tinonee, NSW d.9 Aug 1981, Taree, bur.11 Aug a 1981, St. John's Anglican, Columbarium, Taree"

Citation details: 17975/1926  BILLINGHAM ROBERT M DYBALL ALICE Z TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper; Taree NSW; 1913 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 12 January 1927, page 2
ResidenceFlorence Emma CARLEView this family
1927 (Age 64 years)
Address: Fotheringham Street
Publication: Newspaper; Taree NSW; 1913 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 12 January 1927, page 2
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Elaine Marie BILLINGHAM
1928 (Age 65 years)
Address: Taree Estate
Citation details: 3 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Elaine Marie Billingham daughter of Robert Manning & Alice Zaidie Billingham née Dyball b.1928, Taree Estate"

Note: The headstone for Elaine is inscribed that she was 13 years of age at the time of her death in 1941.
ResidenceFlorence Emma CARLEView this family
1931 (Age 68 years)
Address: "Florestan" Fotheringham Street
Publication: NSW : 1911 - 1945
Citation details: Friday 24 April 1931, page 4
Marriage of a childWilliam Burns WALMSLEYFlorence Sylvia BILLINGHAMView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 4, 1931 (Age 68 years)
Religion: Church of Christ
Citation details: 7475/1931 WALMSLEY WILLIAM B BILLINGHAM FLORENCE S TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"5F: Florence Sylvia Billingham b.19 Feb 1905, Taree Estate, NSW d.18 Jun 2005, Bushland Place Nursing Home, Taree, NSW 1st m.4 Apr 1931, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: William Burns Walmsley b.17 Nov 1904, Eltham, Lismore, NSW d.18 Dec 1942, Buna (Pro Bay) Papua New Guinea; bur.Dec 1942, Bomana War Cemetery, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea KIA: Sergeant NX107065 AIF 2nd 9th Infantry Battalion 2nd m.1952, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW [don't have definitive marriage date as yet] To: Andrew Murray McAlpin b.29 Feb 1896, Taree, NSW d.14 Feb 1972, Taree, bur.16 Feb 1972, Dawson Lawn Cemetery"

Publication: NSW : 1911 - 1945
Citation details: Friday 24 April 1931, page 4
Death of a wifeFlorence Emma CARLE
August 20, 1932 (Age 69 years)
Address: 10 Fotheringham Street
Citation details: 15968/1932 BILLINGHAM FLORENCE E PHILLIP HARRIETT TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1230
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"m.16 Aug 1893, Home of Phillip Carle, Cundletown, NSW To: Florence Emma Carle daughter of Phillip Carle [and 1852-1942] & Harriett Unicomb [1855-1948] b.29 Apr 1875, Jones Island, NSW chr.20 Jul 1875, Jones Island by Rev. Waddell d.20 Aug 1932, at 10 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.21 Aug 1932; Dawson General Cemetery, CC"

Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
Burial of a wifeFlorence Emma CARLE
August 21, 1932 (Age 69 years)
Address: Church of Christ portion, row B 4.
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1230
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"m.16 Aug 1893, Home of Phillip Carle, Cundletown, NSW To: Florence Emma Carle daughter of Phillip Carle [and 1852-1942] & Harriett Unicomb [1855-1948] b.29 Apr 1875, Jones Island, NSW chr.20 Jul 1875, Jones Island by Rev. Waddell d.20 Aug 1932, at 10 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.21 Aug 1932; Dawson General Cemetery, CC"

Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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Residence after 1932 (Age 69 years)
Address: With his daughter Elsie Maude.
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
Marriage of a childGeorge Edward BILLINGHAMGwendoline WHITELAWView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 14, 1935 (Age 72 years)
Religion: Methodist
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"6M: George Edward Billingham b.11 Sep 1908, Taree Estate, NSW d.14 Dec 1989, Taree; bur.16 Dec 1989, Dawson River Cemetery, Columbarium  m.Oct 1935, Methodist Church, Taree, NSW To: Gwendoline Whitelaw b.1911, West Wallsend, NSW d.22 Sep 1983, Taree, bur.26 Sep 1983, Dawson River Cemetery, Columbarium"

Publication: Newspaper; Taree NSW; 1913 - 1954
Citation details: Saturday 26 October 1935, page 4
Citation details: 13736/1935  BILLINGHAM GEORGE E WHITELAW GWENDOLINE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death October 8, 193801:15 (Age 75 years)
Address: 16 Fotheringham Street
Citation details: 25512/1938 BILLINGHAM SYLVANUS WILLIAM 75 YRS TAREE MARGARET TAREE
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

Burial October 9, 1938 (1 day after death)
Address: Row B 4.
Attendant: Norman BRANCHson-in-law
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Religion: Church of Christ
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
Note: Service commenced at 14:00
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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Obituary October 12, 1938 (4 days after death)
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Woman Pioneer IconMargaret KING
Birth: February 18, 1823 25Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: April 10, 1904Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: February 16, 1859Glenthorne, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder brother
Joseph BILLINGHAM
Birth: December 13, 1860 33 37Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 17, 1879Side Bottom (now Koorainghat), , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
himself
Father’s family with Catherine BOWDEN - View this family
father
step-mother
Catherine BOWDEN
Birth: April 25, 1830Beneden, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Death: April 15, 1854Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: May 26, 1853Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
half-brother
Alfred BILLINGHAM
Birth: April 15, 1854 27 23Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 15, 1854Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Florence Emma CARLE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 16, 1893Cundletown, , New South Wales, Australia
15 months
daughter
Vera May BILLINGHAM
Birth: November 5, 1894 31 19Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 6, 1969Hornsby, , New South Wales, Australia
13 months
daughter
Elsie Maude BILLINGHAM
Birth: December 3, 1895 33 20Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 14, 1972Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Arthur William BILLINGHAM
Birth: August 5, 1898 35 23Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 14, 1986Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
George Edward BILLINGHAM
Birth: September 11, 1908 45 33Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 14, 1989Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Margaret BILLINGHAM
Birth: 1910 47 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1910Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHeadstone - Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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BirthEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

BirthObituary - Billingham - Sylvanus William
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
BirthEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 15 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"I see you still have my g.grandfather, Sylvanus Billingham being born at Glenthorne. THIS IS WRONG. He was born 9 nov 1862 at Camden Haven River on his father Joseph's 3rd farm of Lot 8 of 40 acres on the southern banks of the Camden Haven River near present day Lorne. This is where Joseph died and buried in Jan 1873 in an unmarked grave."

ChristeningEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

PropertyObituary - Billingham - Sylvanus William
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
PropertyNewspaper - The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 27 July 1904, page 4
Billingham farm leased to Trotter
Billingham farm leased to Trotter

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 6915/1893 BILLINGHAM SYLVANA W CARLE FLORENCE E TAREE
MarriageEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"m.16 Aug 1893, Home of Phillip Carle, Cundletown, NSW To: Florence Emma Carle daughter of Phillip Carle [and 1852-1942] & Harriett Unicomb [1855-1948] b.29 Apr 1875, Jones Island, NSW chr.20 Jul 1875, Jones Island by Rev. Waddell d.20 Aug 1932, at 10 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.21 Aug 1932; Dawson General Cemetery, CC"

MarriageObituary - Billingham - Florence Emma
Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
OccupationEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"Occ. Dairy Farmer, first milkman in Taree by 1898 at Taree Estate."

OccupationObituary - Billingham - Florence Emma
Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
ResidenceObituary - Billingham - Florence Emma
Publication: The Northern Champion, Wednesday 24 August 1932, page 2
ResidenceObituary - Billingham - Margaret
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 13 April 1904, page 2
ResidenceNewspaper - The Northern Champion
Publication: Newspaper; Taree NSW; 1913 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 12 January 1927, page 2
ResidenceNewspaper - Nambucca and Bellinger News
Publication: NSW : 1911 - 1945
Citation details: Friday 24 April 1931, page 4
ResidenceObituary - Billingham - Sylvanus William
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 25512/1938 BILLINGHAM SYLVANUS WILLIAM 75 YRS TAREE MARGARET TAREE
DeathHeadstone - Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W
Billingham - Florence Emma and Sylvanus W

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DeathEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialEmails - Stephen Billingham
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"2M: Sylvanus William Billingham b.9 Nov 1862, Camden Haven River, NSW Chr.18 Oct 1874, Taree by Rev. Waddell d.8 Oct 1938, 16 Fotheringham St, Taree, NSW; bur.9 Oct 1938, Dawson General Cemetery, CC [Church of Christ]"

BurialObituary - Billingham - Sylvanus William
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2
ObituaryObituary - Billingham - Sylvanus William
Publication: The Northern Champion; Taree; 1913 - 1954; Published Wednesday 12 October 1938, page 2