Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Arthur Wright ANDREWSAge: 5 years19061911

Name
Arthur Wright ANDREWS
Given names
Arthur Wright
Surname
ANDREWS
Birth about 1906 25 22
Citation details: 7033/1906 ANDREWS ARTHUR W SAMUEL R KATE PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a brotherRev Dr James Campbell “Cam” ANDREWS MA MB ChB
August 26, 1909 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: 40740/1909 ANDREWS JAMES C SAMUEL R KATE PORT MACQUARIE
Citation details: 10 July 2013
Text:

ANDREWS, James Campbell (1909-94) Sth Africa/NSW.

Born August 26, 1909 at Wauchope. Received as a student April 15, 1930. Matriculated Sydney 1931, and to Scotland with Dudley Trotter. MA U of Edinburgh 1937; MB, ChB (Edin) 1940; completed Free Church College course 1937, and licensed April 27, 1937.

To Australia April 1941, married Ruby Elvery of Alstonville May 14,1941, medical experience including a year at Lismore Base Hospital, joined AIF and with Army Medical Corps from mid 1943 but apart from 6 months in Borneo at the end of the war served in Australia. Ordained at Wauchope on October 9, 1946 with a view to missionary service in South Africa.

Sailed at the end of 1947 and arrived in January 1948. Appointed to Pirie district of the Free Church of Scotland Mission 1948-64; inducted to Manning PCEA June 11, 1965, and resigned February 1970 to return to the South African field. Seconded to Mt Coke Methodist Hospital, Kingwilliamstown March 1970 to March 1975. Retired to Wauchope. A man of many gifts, Dr Andrews made a remarkable contribution to the South African church as medical missionary, preacher and church builder.

The first foreign missionary sent out by the PCEA his catholicity of vision and humble Christian character commended the Gospel to many.

He was also a fine photographer. He and his wife (d.2002) had four children.

Citation details: Service Records
Text:

ANDREWS JAMES CAMPBELL : Service Number - NX201582 : Date of birth - 26 Aug 1909 : Place of birth - WAUCHOPE NSW : Place of enlistment - PADDINGTON NSW : Next of Kin - ANDREWS RUBY

Death of a paternal grandmotherJane MARTIN
August 4, 1910 (Age 4 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10801/1910 ANDREWS JANE WILLIAM CORDELIA PORT MACQUARIE
Andrews - Samuel, Jane, James and Isabella
Andrews - Samuel, Jane, James and Isabella

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

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 377
Birth of a sisterJane Martin “Jenny” ANDREWS
December 1910 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 8457/1911 ANDREWS JANE M SAMUEL R KATE PORT MACQUARIE
Shearer - Thomas Henry and Jane Martin
Shearer - Thomas Henry and Jane Martin

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Death June 13, 1911 (Age 5 years)
Cause of death: Accidently killed
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7285/1911 ANDREWS ARTHUR W SAMUEL R KATE PORT MACQUARIE
Andrews - Arthur Wright
Andrews - Arthur Wright

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Burial
Cemetery: Wauchope Crossroads
Andrews - Arthur Wright
Andrews - Arthur Wright

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 2, 1904Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder brother
3 years
himself
Arthur Wright ANDREWS
Birth: about 1906 25 22Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 13, 1911Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
16 months
younger sister
13 months
younger brother

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 7033/1906 ANDREWS ARTHUR W SAMUEL R KATE PORT MACQUARIE
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7285/1911 ANDREWS ARTHUR W SAMUEL R KATE PORT MACQUARIE
DeathHeadstone - Andrews - Arthur Wright
Andrews - Arthur Wright
Andrews - Arthur Wright

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

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index