Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Murdoch COWANAge: 81 years18481929

Name
Murdoch COWAN
Given names
Murdoch
Surname
COWAN
Also known as
Murdock COWAN
Birth calculated 1848 31 30
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie

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

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Note: The headstone for Murdoch is inscribed that he was 81 years of age at the time of his death in 1929.
Birth of a brotherDonald COWAN
about 1851 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a brotherArchibald COWAN
about 1853 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a sisterIsabella “Bella” COWAN
calculated 1855 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a brotherJames COWAN
June 8, 1856 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 7488/1856 COWAN MALE COLIN JANE RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a sisterJane Ann COWAN
May 11, 1858 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 11708/1858 COWAN (FEMALE) COLIN JANE RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a sisterChristina COWAN
July 21, 1861 (Age 13 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 12029/1861 COWAN CHRISTINA COLIN JANE PORT STEPHENS
Death of a sisterChristina COWAN
February 26, 1863 (Age 15 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 5591/1863 COWAN CHRISTINA COLIN JANE PORT STEPHEN
Death of a sisterMary COWAN
April 19, 1864 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 770/1864 COWAN MARY AGE 20 YEARS JANE SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingDonald Roderick “Rory” CAMPBELLMargaret COWANView this family
September 21, 1865 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 3064/1865 CAMPBELL DONALD FREDERICK COWAN MARGARET PORT STEPHENS
MarriageJane McKeig LOVEView this family
September 15, 1874 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 2697/1874 COWAN MURDOCK LOVE JANE INVERELL
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a daughter
#1
Jane COWAN
about 1875 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 13052/1875 COWAN JANE MURDOCK JANE INVERELL
Birth of a daughter
#2
Isabella COWAN
May 25, 1877 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 19339/1877 COWAN ISABELLA MURDOCK JANE PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Birth of a son
#3
Colin COWAN
about 1878 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 20816/1878 COWAN COLIN MIRDOCK JANE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a daughter
#4
Martha Mary COWAN
about 1880 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 17947/1880 COWAN MARTHA MARY MURDOCH JANE MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJoseph NEWELLIsabella “Bella” COWANView this family
March 16, 1881 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 18438/1882 NEWELL COLIN J G JOSEPH ISABELLA WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Death of a fatherColin COWAN
September 17, 1881 (Age 33 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a daughter
#5
Rachel Ann COWAN
about 1882 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 18279/1882 COWAN RACHEL A MURDOCH JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Marriage of a siblingDonald COWANIsabella CHAPMANView this family
July 18, 1883 (Age 35 years)
Address: Rye Hill
Citation details: 9250/1884 COWAN ISABELLA WILLIAM KATHERINE STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a daughter
#6
Ellen Christina COWAN
about 1884 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 21503/1884 COWAN ELLEN C MURDOCH JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Birth of a daughter
#7
Maggie May COWAN
about 1885 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 22422/1885 COWAN MAGGIE M MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Birth of a daughter
#8
Violet May COWAN
about 1887 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 23860/1887 COWAN VIOLET M MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Birth of a son
#9
Murdock J COWAN
about 1889 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 23227/1889 COWAN MURDOCK J MURDOCK JANE TAREE
Marriage of a siblingAndrew NEWELLJane Ann COWANView this family
April 11, 1889 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 5016/1889 NEWELL ANDREW COWAN JANE A TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a son
#10
Henry Arthur COWAN
about 1891 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 34315/1891 COWAN HENRY A MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Death of a motherJane GILLIES
about June 13, 1891 (Age 43 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14359/1891 COWAN JANE DONALD MARGARET TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Death of a sisterMargaret COWAN
May 26, 1892 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 8732/1892 CAMPBELL MARGARET COLIN JANE TWEED RIVER
Birth of a son
#11
Sidney Percival COWAN
about 1893 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 34937/1893 COWAN SIDNEY P MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Marriage of a siblingJames COWANMary Matilda NEWELLView this family
October 4, 1893 (Age 45 years)
Address: "Orange Grove"
Citation details: 6782/1893 COWAN JAMES NEWELL MARY M STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Marriage of a siblingDonald COWANAda Grace MARSHView this family
November 30, 1893 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 4067/1893 COWAN DONALD MACLACHLAN ADA G INVERELL
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry CAMPBELLJane COWANView this family
about 1894 (Age 46 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 715
Citation details: 6821/1894 CAMPBELL WILLIAM H COWAN JANE TAREE
Birth of a son
#12
Hugh Clifford COWAN
about 1896 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 7640/1896 COWAN HUGH C MURDOCK JANE STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Constance Belle CAMPBELL
about 1896 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: CAMPBELL CONSTANCE B 16919/1896 WILLIAM H JANE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#2
Frederick CAMPBELL
about 1897 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: CAMPBELL FREDERICK 16864/1897 WILLIAM H JANE TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#13
Marjory COWAN
about 1898 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 16192/1898 COWAN MARJORY MURDOCK JANE STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Brenda CAMPBELL
about 1898 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: CAMPBELL BRENDA 25954/1898 WILLIAM H JANE TAREE
Death of a daughterMarjory COWAN
about 1898 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 7276/1898 COWAN MARJORY MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#14
Rosetta Beryl COWAN
about 1899 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 34928/1899 COWAN ROSETTA B MURDOCK JANE STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Death of a wifeJane McKeig LOVE
November 15, 1899 (Age 51 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15268/1899 COWAN JANE JOHN JANE STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie

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

Death of a sonMurdock J COWAN
December 11, 1900 (Age 52 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Note: I am unable to find a relevant death registration in NSW.
Marriage of a childColin COWANAda May SMITHView this family
about 1901 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 5006/1901 COWAN COLIN SMITH ADA M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Janet M COWAN
about 1902 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 7442/1902 COWAN JANET M COLIN ADA M TAREE
Death of a daughterJane COWAN
about 1902 (Age 54 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3226/1902 CAMPBELL JANE MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Marriage of a childWilliam James WADEEllen Christina COWANView this family
December 16, 1903 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 9418/1903 WADE WILLIAM J COWAN ELLEN C STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 851 and 1282
Birth of a grandson
#5
John M COWAN
about 1904 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 7536/1904 COWAN JOHN M COLIN ADA M TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn Edward HAMMONDMartha Mary COWANView this family
September 1, 1904 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 7527/1904 HAMMOND JOHN E COWAN MARTHA M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1050
Death of a daughterRosetta Beryl COWAN
about 1904 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 14964/1904 COWAN ROSETTA B MURDOCH JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Violet M COWAN
about 1905 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 7536/1904 COWAN JOHN M COLIN ADA M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Vera Thelma HAMMOND
about 1905 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 8190/1905 HAMMOND VERA THELMA JOHN EDWARD MARY MARTHA TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn C BULFINIsabella COWANView this family
about 1905 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 5755/1905  BULFIN JOHN C COWAN ISABELLE SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#8
Leslie J HAMMOND
about 1906 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 8225/1906 HAMMOND LESLIE J JOHN E MARTHA M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Lilly F COWAN
about 1907 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 40717/1907 COWAN LILLY F COLIN ADA M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Lorna B HAMMOND
about 1907 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 18617/1907 HAMMOND LORNA B JOHN E MARY M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Marjorie E HAMMOND
about 1908 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 41007/1908 HAMMOND MARJORIE E JOHN E MARY M TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#12
Colin COWAN
about 1909 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 19492/1909 COWAN COLIN J COLIN ADA M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Gwendoline D RUPRECHT
about 1909 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: RUPRECHT GWENDOLINE D 42227/1909  JOSEPH C VIOLET M TAREE
Marriage of a childJoseph Christopher RUPRECHTViolet May COWANView this family
about 1909 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 754/1909 RUPRECHT JOSEPH C COWAN VIOLET M BALMAIN SOUTH
Birth of a grandson
#14
Stuart Manning HAMMOND
about 1910 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 9282/1910 HAMMOND STUART M JOHN E MARTHA M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Edna Mary HAMMOND
November 7, 1911 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 46105/1911 HAMMOND EDNA M JOHN E MARTHA M TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#16
Noel K RUPRECHT
about 1912 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: RUPRECHT NOEL K 22277/1912  JOSEPH C VIOLET M TAREE
Marriage of a childSidney Percival COWANKathleen Banfill HATCHWELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 28, 1912 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 3422/1912 COWAN SYDNEY P HATCHWELL KATHLEEN B TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper - Sydney - 1869 - 1931
Citation details: Wednesday 17 April 1912, page 13
Death of a brotherArchibald COWAN
August 12, 1912 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Citation details: 10201/1912 COWAN ARCHIBALD 59 YRS DRUMMOYNE DRUMMOYNE
Birth of a grandson
#17
Edward A HAMMOND
about 1913 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 36884/1913 HAMMOND EDWARD A JOHN E MARY M TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#18
John COWAN
about 1913 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: COWAN JOHN 21406/1913  SYDNEY P KATHLEEN TAREE
Death of a daughterMaggie May COWAN
April 23, 1913 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 6441/1913 COWAN MARGARET M MURDOCK JANE PICTON
Death of a brotherDonald COWAN
about May 12, 1913 (Age 65 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5544/1913 COWAN DONALD COLIN JANE DRUMMOYNE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
Birth of a granddaughter
#19
Iris G COWAN
about 1914 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: COWAN IRIS G 53205/1914  SIDNEY P KATHLEEN B TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Elva H RUPRECHT
about 1915 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: RUPRECHT ELVA H 6756/1915  JOSEPH C VIOLET M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#21
Olive M COWAN
about 1916 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: COWAN OLIVE M 38947/1916  SIDNEY P KATHLEEN B STROUD
Marriage of a childHerbert Aubrey HICKSONRachel Ann COWANView this family
about 1919 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 7446/1919  HICKSON HERBERT A COWAN RACHEL A SYDNEY
Marriage of a childHenry Arthur COWANGladys Maud EVERINGHAMView this family
about 1919 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 15690/1919 COWAN HENRY A EVERINGHAM GLADYS M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Heather Maud HAMMOND
calculated 1921 (Age 73 years)

Gill - Heather Maud
Gill - Heather Maud

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

Note: The headstone for Heather is inscribed that she was 36 years of age at the time of her death in 1957.
Death of a sonSidney Percival COWAN
July 9, 1921 (Age 73 years)
Cause: Accidently killed by falling log.
Citation details: 12661/1921 COWAN SIDNEY P MURDOCH JESSIE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Marriage of a grandchildPercy GALLOWAYConstance Belle CAMPBELLView this family
about 1925 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: 17208/1925 GALLOWAY PERCY CAMPBELL CONSTANCE B MEREWETHER
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 29 February 1936, page 4
Death of a sisterIsabella “Bella” COWAN
September 18, 1927 (Age 79 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17110/1927 NEWELL ISABELLA COLIN JANE TAREE
Newell - Joseph and Isabella
Newell - Joseph and Isabella

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

Death June 17, 1929 (Age 81 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9789/1929 COWAN MURDOCH COLIN JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie

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

Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion, row M 39.
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 21, 1842Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder sister
Mary COWAN
Birth: August 8, 1843 27 25Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 19, 1864Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
elder brother
20 months
elder sister
Margaret COWAN
Birth: about 1846 29 28Bolwarra, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1892Tweed River, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
4 years
younger brother
Donald COWAN
Birth: about 1851 34 33Millers Forest, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about May 12, 1913Drummoyne, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Archibald COWAN
Birth: about 1853 36 35Millers Forest, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1912Drummoyne, , New South Wales, Australia
sister
younger sister
Isabella “Bella” COWAN
Birth: calculated 1855 38 37Millers Forest, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 18, 1927Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
Jane Ann COWAN
Birth: May 11, 1858 42 40Millers Forest, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 2, 1949Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Christina COWAN
Birth: July 21, 1861 45 43Monkerai, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 26, 1863Monkerai, , New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with Peter McMILLAN - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage:
half-brother
Family with Jane McKeig LOVE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 15, 1874Armidale, , New South Wales, Australia
16 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
Isabella COWAN
Birth: May 25, 1877 29 19Booral, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1957Manly, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Rachel Ann COWAN
Birth: about 1882 34 24Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1947Marrickville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Ellen Christina COWAN
Birth: about 1884 36 26Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1962Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Maggie May COWAN
Birth: about 1885 37 27Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 23, 1913Picton, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son
Henry Arthur COWAN
Birth: about 1891 43 33Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 2, 1966Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
4 years
son
Hugh Clifford COWAN
Birth: about 1896 48 38Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1935Granville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Marjory COWAN
Birth: about 1898 50 40Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1898Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Rosetta Beryl COWAN
Birth: about 1899 51 41Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1904Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHeadstone - Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie

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

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2697/1874 COWAN MURDOCK LOVE JANE INVERELL
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 676
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9789/1929 COWAN MURDOCH COLIN JANE TAREE
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282
DeathHeadstone - Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie
Cowan - Jane and Murdoch, with Sidney, Murdoch, Jane, Maggie, Beryl and Marjorie

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

BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1282