Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Leila Sarah STEELAge: 84 years18741959

Name
Leila Sarah STEEL
Given names
Leila Sarah
Surname
STEEL
Married name
Leila Sarah WALDRON
Also known as
Leilla Sarah STEEL
Citation details: 6242/1898 WALDRON GEORGE W STEEL LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Birth November 20, 1874 40 29
Address: Ennis
Citation details: 18233/1875 STEEL LEILLA S GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a son
#1
WALDRON

Birth of a siblingUnnamed STEEL
about 1876 (Age 13 months)
Citation details: 18877/1876 STEEL UNNAMED GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a siblingUnnamed STEEL
about 1876 (Age 13 months)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9544/1876 STEEL INFANT GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam MARTIN
November 15, 1876 (Age 23 months)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7597/1876 MARTIN WILLIAM WILLIAM MARY MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 377
Martin - William and Cordelia
Martin - William and Cordelia

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Birth of a brotherSamuel Martin STEEL
August 10, 1877 (Age 2 years)
Address: Ennis
Citation details: 19261/1877 STEEL SAMUEL M GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a sisterMary “Polly” STEEL
July 6, 1879 (Age 4 years)
Address: Ennis
Citation details: 21787/1879 STEEL MARY GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a sisterCatherine Hossack STEEL
May 4, 1881 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 17768/1881 STEEL CATHERINE HOSSACK GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a brotherWalter Fenwick STEEL
June 27, 1885 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 22496/1885 STEEL WALTER FREDERICK GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Death of a sisterAnn “Annie” STEEL
August 18, 1889 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a brotherEric STEEL
August 14, 1891 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Marriage of a siblingCharles KERRISONElizabeth Jane STEELView this family
about 1891 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 6763/1891 KERRISON CHARLES STEEL ELIZABETH J PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Death of a maternal grandmotherCordelia SINDEN
July 9, 1894 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 13134/1894 MARTIN CORDELIA JOHN UNKNOWN TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Martin - William and Cordelia
Martin - William and Cordelia

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Marriage of a siblingGeorge Laurie STEELMary BAINView this family
about 1896 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 5904/1896 STEEL GEORGE L BAIN MARY PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
MarriageGeorge William WALDRONView this family
July 27, 1898 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 6242/1898 WALDRON GEORGE W STEEL LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110 and 275
Birth of a son
#2
William Henry “Willie” WALDRON
about 1899 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 15169/1899 WALDRON WILLIAM H GEORGE W LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sonWALDRON
about 1900 (Age 25 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10258/1900 WALDRON (MALE) GEORGE W LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Annie Irene WALDRON
about 1902 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 6245/1902 WALDRON ANNIE I GEORGE W LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

This source has Annie being born in 1901.

Marriage of a siblingAngus CAMERONCordelia Janet STEELView this family
1902 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 9949/1902 CAMERON ANGUS STEEL CORDELIA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 226 and 275
Death of a fatherGeorge Laurie STEEL
December 14, 1902 (Age 28 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15541/1902 STEELE GEORGE L GEORGE L JANET PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a siblingJames John STEELIsabella CAMERONView this family
about 1903 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 5805/1903 STEELE JAMES J CAMERON ISABELLA CASINO
Birth of a son
#4
George Cyril WALDRON
May 7, 1904 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 25866/1904 WALDRON GEORGE C GEORGE W LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: His DOB on his memorial plaque on the columbarium at Wauchope General cemetery states his DOB as 7 June 1906. There is no relevant birth entry in the NSW Births index for that year. His younger brother, Roy, was born in that year.
Birth of a son
#5
Roy WALDRON
1906 (Age 31 years)

Marriage of a siblingRoderick “Rory” WALDRONMary “Polly” STEELView this family
July 4, 1907 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110 and 275
Citation details: 1907/2789 Mary Steel Roderick Waldron
Birth of a daughter
#6
Euphemia May WALDRON
about 1908 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 28761/1908 WALDRON EUPHEMIA M GEORGE W LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a siblingSamuel Martin STEELMay Catherine BAINView this family
about 1908 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Citation details: 2569/1908 STEEL SAMUEL M BAIN MAY C PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a son
#7
Ronald Roderick “Bunny” WALDRON
1910 (Age 35 years)

Birth of a daughter
#8
Rita Hope WALDRON
1912 (Age 37 years)

Birth of a son
#9
James Harold WALDRON
1914 (Age 39 years)

Death of a sonJames Harold WALDRON
1914 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a daughter
#10
Doreen WALDRON
1916 (Age 41 years)

Death of a motherElizabeth “Betsy” MARTIN
October 22, 1916 (Age 41 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19389/1916 STEELE ELIZABETH WILLIAM CORDELIA PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 377
Death of a brotherEric STEEL
October 24, 1916 (Age 41 years)
Cause: Killed in military action
Publication: Military records photographed and online
Note: There is some doubt as to the exact date of death as the 24th and 25th October, 1916 are featured in the military records. However, it would appear that the 24th is probably the correct date.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam STEELAgnes BALNAVEView this family
June 1, 1918 (Age 43 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Citation details: 1918/B21634 Steele William Balnave Agnes
Citation details: 11 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"They were married in Manly, Brisbane on 1 June 1918. Wm gave his age as 44 whereas your information indicates he was 48."

Birth of a son
#11
Keith WALDRON
1919 (Age 44 years)

Marriage of a childWilliam Henry “Willie” WALDRONLucy Mabel DICKView this family
June 29, 1921 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 12957/1921 WALDRON WILLIAM H DICK LUCY M PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Birth of a grandson
#1
Harry Thomas WALDRON
May 24, 1922 (Age 47 years)
Note: Birth info obtained from outline of military record at the National Archives of Australia. Digital copies not available.
Birth of a grandson
#2
William Noel WALDRON
August 10, 1922 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Peggy HIGGINS
1930 (Age 55 years)

Marriage of a childVictor Manning CALOVEuphemia May WALDRONView this family
about 1930 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 11347/1930 CALOV VICTOR M WALDRON EUPHEMIA M PORT MACQUARIE
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has this marriage taking place in Brewarrina.
Death of a sisterElizabeth Jane STEEL
about 1932 (Age 57 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5065/1932 KERRISON ELIZABETH J GEORGE ELIZABETH SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childGeorge Cyril WALDRONPhyllis Anne GARLICKView this family
about 1933 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 2915/1933 WALDRON GEORGE C GARLICK PHYLLIS A PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a grandson
#4
Charles Garry WALDRON
1934 (Age 59 years)

Marriage of a childKeith W FOWLERRita Hope WALDRONView this family
about 1935 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 15852/1935 FOWLER KEITH W WALDRON RITA H KEMPSEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a grandsonCharles Garry WALDRON
about 1935 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18750/1935 WALDRON CHARLES G GEORGE C PHYLLIS A PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a sisterCordelia Janet STEEL
about 1940 (Age 65 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 25002/1940 CAMERON CORDELIA JANET GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a husbandGeorge William WALDRON
June 16, 1941 (Age 66 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11680/1941 WALDRON GEORGE WILLIAM THOMAS EUPHEMIA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110
Note: His headstone is inscribed the 11th June 1941. It is understood that this is incorrect.
Death of a brotherGeorge Laurie STEEL
April 26, 1945 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 12056/1945 STEEL GEORGE LAURIE GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARI
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Steel - George Laurie and Mary
Steel - George Laurie and Mary

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Marriage of a childChristopher Patrick SHEEHYDoreen WALDRONView this family
about 1946 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 555/1946 SHEEHY CHRISTOPHER PATRICK WALDRON DOREEN SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a brotherWilliam STEEL
about 1946 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 1946/B5930 William Steele George Laurie Elizabeth
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Joanne SHEEHY
1955 (Age 80 years)

Death of a brotherWalter Fenwick STEEL
November 1, 1955 (Age 80 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 33486/1955 STEEL WALTER FENWICK GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH WAUCHOPE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#6
Stephen SHEEHY
1958 (Age 83 years)

Death March 9, 1959 (Age 84 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5184/1959 WALDRON LEILA SARAH GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Burial
Address: Presbyterian Portion
Cemetery: Port Macquarie General
Waldron - Leila Sarah
Waldron - Leila Sarah

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 14, 1864Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
13 months
elder sister
Ann “Annie” STEEL
Birth: about 1865 31 19Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 18, 1889Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Cordelia Janet STEEL
Birth: about 1866 32 20Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1940Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Elizabeth Jane STEEL
Birth: January 28, 1868 34 22Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1932Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
William STEEL
Birth: October 26, 1870 36 25Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1946Queensland, Australia
19 months
elder brother
3 years
herself
2 years
younger sibling
Unnamed STEEL
Birth: about 1876 42 30Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1876Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
22 months
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Walter Fenwick STEEL
Birth: June 27, 1885 51 40Rawdon Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 1, 1955Wauchope, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
younger brother
Eric STEEL
Birth: August 14, 1891 57 46Rawdon Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 24, 1916France
Family with George William WALDRON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: July 27, 1898Redbank, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
son
son
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
Waldron - Euphemia MayEuphemia May WALDRON
Birth: about 1908 34 33Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 20, 1967Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
son

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 18233/1875 STEEL LEILLA S GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 6242/1898 WALDRON GEORGE W STEEL LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110 and 275
NameMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 6242/1898 WALDRON GEORGE W STEEL LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5184/1959 WALDRON LEILA SARAH GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index