Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Benjamin Paul BESTAge: 48 years18531901

Name
Benjamin Paul BEST
Given names
Benjamin Paul
Surname
BEST
Birth about 1853 40 31
Citation details: V18532434 39A/1853 BEST BENJAMIN P ROBERT H CLARA
Birth of a brotherFrancis G BEST
about 1853
Citation details: V18532436 39A/1853 BEST FRANCIS G ROBERT H CLARA
Death of a fatherRobert Holt BEST
April 3, 1853
Address: "Flowerdale"
Cause: Whilst riding a horse he collided with a tree.
Citation details: V1853788 106/1853 BEST ROBERT H AGE 41
Publication: Internet document
Citation details: P 45
Marriage of a siblingJames BOURKEMartha Susannah Constance Mary BESTView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1855 (Age 2 years)
Address: Roman Catholic
Citation details: V1855758 101/1855 BOURKE JAMES BEST MARTHA S VT
Marriage of a parentEdward Charles PEARSONClara BRIENView this family
November 4, 1856 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: 2051/1897 PEARSON EDWARD C BEST CLARA WAGGA WAGGA
Publication: Internet document
Citation details: P 45
Marriage of a siblingJames Joseph RUDDClara Agnes BESTView this family
about 1858 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 2754/1858 RUDD JAMES BEST CLARA WAGGA WAGGA
Text:

There is also this reference:

2948/1858 RUDD JAMES BEST CLARA YASS

Publication: Internet document
Citation details: P 45
Birth of a half-brotherEdward J S PEARSON
about 1860 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: 12957/1860 PEARSON EDWARD J S EDWARD C CLARA WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a half-sisterIsabella A PEARSON
about 1861 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 13706/1861 PEARSON ISABELLA A EDWARD C CLARA WAGGA WAGGA
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnn PARKER
July 14, 1865 (Age 12 years)
Cause: Burns by falling or being pushed into fire
Publication: Internet document
Citation details: P 38
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 17 July 1865, page 8
Smith - Mary Ann - Inquest
Smith - Mary Ann - Inquest

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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5227/1865 SMITH MARY A AGE 72 YEARS DIED PARRAMATTA PARRAMATTA
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 24 November 1865, page 5.
Smith - W H - Allowed bail on murder charge
Smith - W H - Allowed bail on murder charge

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Note: Her husband was charged with her willful murder.
Birth of a sisterAmelia A BEST
about 1868 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: V18682432 39A/1868 BEST AMELIA A ROBERT H CLARA
MarriageClarissa Clementina NIXONView this family
about 1880 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 5129/1880 BEST BENJAMIN PAUL NIXON CLARISSA CLEMENTINA WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a son
#1
Leslie Robert BEST
about 1880 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: BEST LESLIE ROBERT 27410/1880 BENJAMIN PAUL CLEMENTINA CLARISSA WOLLONGONG
Birth of a son
#2
Bertie C BEST
about 1884 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: BEST BERTIE C 26328/1884 BENJAMIN P CLARISSA C WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ada A A BEST
about 1886 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: BEST ADA A A 27838/1886 BENJAMIN P CLARISSA C WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a son
#4
George William BEST
about 1888 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: BEST GEORGE W 29276/1888 BENJAMIN P CLARISSA C WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a daughter
#5
Claraville M BEST
about 1890 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: BEST CLARAVILLE M 34920/1890 BENJAMIN P CLARISSA C WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a son
#6
Stanley B BEST
about 1892 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: BEST STANLEY B 35862/1892 BENJAMIN P CLARISSA C WAGGA WAGGA
Birth of a son
#7
Rollo W BEST
about 1896 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: BEST ROLLO W 26352/1896 BENJAMIN P CLARISSA C WAGGA WAGGA
Death of a motherClara BRIEN
September 6, 1899 (Age 46 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11114/1899 PEARSON CLARA DANIEL CLARA WAGGA WAGGA
Publication: Internet document
Note: The book The Brien Family of Seven Hills has the year of her death as 1900.
Death about 1901 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: BEST BENJAMIN P 15678/1901 ROBERT H CLARA WAGGA WAGGA
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 24, 1836Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
1 year
twin brother
16 years
younger sister
Mother’s family with Edward Charles PEARSON - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: November 4, 1856Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
Family with Clarissa Clementina NIXON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1880Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
1 year
son
5 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
5 years
son

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V18532434 39A/1853 BEST BENJAMIN P ROBERT H CLARA
MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5129/1880 BEST BENJAMIN PAUL NIXON CLARISSA CLEMENTINA WAGGA WAGGA
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: BEST BENJAMIN P 15678/1901 ROBERT H CLARA WAGGA WAGGA