Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

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Francis “Frank” CUMMINSAge: 78 years18641942

Name
Francis “Frank” CUMMINS
Given names
Francis
Nickname
Frank
Surname
CUMMINS
Birth calculated 1864
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Born Manchester England."

Note: It was noted that Francis was 22 years of age at the time of his departure from England in 1886.
Marriage of a siblingJohn A CUMMINSSarah Margaret DORWARDView this family
about 1885 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 5255/1885 CUMMINS JOHN A DORWARD SARAH M TAREE
Emigration April 16, 1886 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 16 December 2016
Text:

In part:

"Frank Cummins born 1864. Frank sailed from Plymouth 16/4/1886 on the ship Garonne."

Note: Departed on the "Garonne".
Immigration June 3, 1886 (Age 22 years)
Note: Arrived on board the "Garonne".
Birth of a son
#1
Frederick William CUMMINS
about 1890 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Citation details: 25117/1890 CUMMINS FREDERICK W FRANCIS LOUISA J NEWTOWN
Birth of a son
#2
George Stanley CUMMINS
about June 1892 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Citation details: 999999/1892 189200190 CUMMINS GEORGE S FRANCIS LOUISA J
MarriageLouisa Jane OAKESView this family
December 21, 1893 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 5378/1894 CUMMINS FRANK COWAN LOUISA J NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"The death certificate (7882/1919) also states she had 3 marriages - Cowan, Heimann & Cummins."

Birth of a son
#3
Richard Thomas D CUMMINS
about 1894 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Citation details: 33213/1894 CUMMINGS RICHARD T D FRANK LOUISA J TAREE
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register Book 2 at 685 has the year of his birth as 1895.
Death of a brotherJohn A CUMMINS
about 1894 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 13089/1894 CUMMINS JOHN A GEORGE AMELIA TAREE
Birth of a son
#4
Francis Neville G CUMMINS
July 10, 1897 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 26030/1897 CUMMINS FRANCIS N FRANCIS LOUISA J ST PETERS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Marriage of a childFrederick William CUMMINSSylvia Pearl WARRENView this family
about 1914 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 3209/1914 CUMMINS FREDERICK W WARREN SYLVIA P TAREE
Death of a sonGeorge Stanley CUMMINS
January 20, 1917 (Age 53 years)
beneficiary of will: Ethel Jane Manning COWANhalf-sister
military pension recipient: Louisa Jane OAKESmother
Cause: Killed in action
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Text:

Roll of Honour: George Stanley Cummins Service Number: 393

Rank: Private

Unit: 35th Australian Infantry Battalion

Service: Australian Army

Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Date of death: 20 January 1917

Place of death: France

Cause of death: Killed in action

Place of association: Oxley Island New South Wales, Australia

Cemetery or memorial details: Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, Lille, Nord Pas de Calais, France

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Note: Private in the 35th Battalion of the AIF.
Note: There is no entry for George at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Marriage of a childFrancis Neville G CUMMINSEileen Berlie McKEOUGHView this family
about 1919 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 8002/1919 CUMMINS FRANCIS N G NEWELL EILEEN B NEWTOWN
Death of a wifeLouisa Jane OAKES
June 24, 1919 (Age 55 years)
Address: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Citation details: 7882/1919 CUMMINS LOUISA J (OAKES) 72 YRS NEWTOWN NEWTOWN
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"The following is from her death certificate -she died 24/6/1919 Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Camperdown Sydney."

Burial of a wifeLouisa Jane OAKES
June 26, 1919 (Age 55 years)
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Buried 26/6/1919 Church of England Cemetery, Dawson River."

Note: Apparently there is no headstone for Louisa.
Marriage of a childRichard Thomas D CUMMINSLeila B WARRENView this family
about 1921 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 12018/1921 CUMMINS RICHARD T D WARREN LEILA B TAREE
Death July 10, 1942 (Age 78 years)
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: CUMMINS Type: Ashes First Name: FRANK Other Names: Date of Death: 10/07/1942 BURIED IN GROUNDS ?

Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Died 10/7/1942."

Citation details: 17882/1942 CUMMINS FRANK GEORGE GRANVILLE
Note: There is conflicting information regarding the DOD of Frank. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2 …
Burial
Address: Ashes scattered - Portion - Old, Row - Fam Rose Garden 1, Plot - 022.
Cemetery: Woronora General and Crematorium
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: CUMMINS Type: Ashes First Name: FRANK Other Names: Date of Death: 10/07/1942 BURIED IN GROUNDS ?

Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Cremated at Woronora Cemetery New South Wales. Ashes scattered - Portion - Old, Row - Fam Rose Garden 1, Plot - 022."

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder brother
7 years
himself
Family with Louisa Jane OAKES - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 21, 1893Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
-3 years
son
3 years
son
George Stanley CUMMINS
Birth: about June 1892 28 40Cundletown, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 20, 1917France
3 years
son
Richard Thomas D CUMMINS
Birth: about 1894 30 41Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1960Hurstville, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
William COWAN + Louisa Jane OAKES - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: July 16, 1868Cooks River, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
step-daughter
2 years
step-son
15 months
step-son
James Laurie Oakes COWAN
Birth: September 23, 1872 30 20Cundle Plains, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 13, 1892Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
step-daughter
23 months
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
Elizabeth Howe COWAN
Birth: June 14, 1878 36 26Cundle Plains, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1950Wyong, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-son
William COWAN
Birth: June 12, 1884 42 32Cundletown, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 29, 1929Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Martin HEIMANN + Louisa Jane OAKES - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: October 10, 1885Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Divorce: December 5, 1893
3 months
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
Irene N HEIMANN
Birth: about 1886 33Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1887Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
step-son

BirthEmails - Susan Dvorak
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Born Manchester England."

BirthShipping Records - "Garonne" - Cummins - F
EmigrationShipping Records - "Garonne" - Cummins - F
EmigrationEmails - Susan Dvorak
Citation details: 16 December 2016
Text:

In part:

"Frank Cummins born 1864. Frank sailed from Plymouth 16/4/1886 on the ship Garonne."

ImmigrationShipping Records - "Garonne" - Cummins - F
MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5378/1894 CUMMINS FRANK COWAN LOUISA J NEWTOWN
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
MarriageEmails - Susan Dvorak
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"The death certificate (7882/1919) also states she had 3 marriages - Cowan, Heimann & Cummins."

DeathWeb Site - Woronora Memorial Park
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: CUMMINS Type: Ashes First Name: FRANK Other Names: Date of Death: 10/07/1942 BURIED IN GROUNDS ?

DeathEmails - Susan Dvorak
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Died 10/7/1942."

DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 17882/1942 CUMMINS FRANK GEORGE GRANVILLE
BurialWeb Site - Woronora Memorial Park
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: CUMMINS Type: Ashes First Name: FRANK Other Names: Date of Death: 10/07/1942 BURIED IN GROUNDS ?

BurialEmails - Susan Dvorak
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Cremated at Woronora Cemetery New South Wales. Ashes scattered - Portion - Old, Row - Fam Rose Garden 1, Plot - 022."