Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Leonard John “Benny” FRANKAge: 78 years18911970

Name
Leonard John “Benny” FRANK
Given names
Leonard John
Nickname
Benny
Surname
FRANK
Also known as
Leonard John FRANKS
Birth December 5, 1891 32 35
Citation details: 34470/1892 FRANK LEONARD J JOHN J JOSEPHINE TAREE
Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John

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Note: The birth of Leonard was registered as 5 December 1891 which is at variance with the date on his headstone.
BirthLeo Anthony James FRANK
December 5, 1891 32 35
Birth of a brotherLeo Anthony James FRANK
December 5, 1891
Citation details: 23870/1887 FRANK HENRY A JOHN J JOSEPHINE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Birth of a brotherJohn Vincent FRANK
about November 1894 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 33203/1894 FRANK JOHN V JOHN J JOSEPHINE TAREE
Frank - John Vincent and Kenzig - Elizabeth
Frank - John Vincent and Kenzig - Elizabeth

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Note: The headstone for John is inscribed that he was 8 months of age at the time of his death in July 1893.
Death of a brotherJohn Vincent FRANK
July 28, 1895 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: 10366/1895 FRANK JOHN V JOHN J JOSEPHINE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Frank - John Vincent and Kenzig - Elizabeth
Frank - John Vincent and Kenzig - Elizabeth

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Birth of a sisterMary May FRANK
June 2, 1896 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 26027/1896 FRANK MARY M JOHN J JOSEPHINE M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Marriage of a siblingHenry Augustus FRANKMargaret Fanny TANGEView this family
about 1913 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 12623/1913 FRANK HENRY A TANGE MARGARET F SYDNEY
Death of a motherJosephine PETRIE
December 24, 1918 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Citation details: 18633/1918 FRANKS JOSEPHINE JOHN BARBARA TAREE
Frank - Josephine
Frank - Josephine

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Marriage of a siblingJoseph Francis FRANKKathleen Hilda CHELMANView this family
about 1919 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 8892/1919 FRANK FRANCIS J CHELMAN KATHLEEN H KEMPSEY
Marriage of a siblingJohn William SMITHMary May FRANKView this family
about 1921 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 3272/1921 MCLEOD JOHN W FRANKS MARY M TAREE
MarriageEdna Gladys CARNEYView this family
September 26, 1925 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 12943/1925 FRANKS LEONARD J CARNEY EDNA G TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Birth of a son
#1
Leonard J FRANKS
about 1926 (Age 34 years)

Death of a sonLeonard J FRANKS
about 1926 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 3723/1926 FRANKS LEONARD J LEONARD J EDNA G TAREE
Death of a wifeEdna Gladys CARNEY
about 1939 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 20913/1939 FRANKS EDNA GLADYS WILLIAM THOMAS ELIZABETH NEWTOWN
Death of a sisterMary May FRANK
May 4, 1946 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 14366/1946 MCLEOD MARY MAY JOHN JAMES JOSEPHINE WYONG
Citation details: 23 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"Mary May McLeod Passed away on the 4th May 1946 and is buried in the Church of England section of Morisett Cemetery."

Death of a brotherJoseph Francis FRANK
June 26, 1947 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 7210/1947 FRANK FRANCIS JOSEPH JOHN JOSEPHINE MACKSVILLE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Frank - Francis Joseph and Kathleen Hilda
Frank - Francis Joseph and Kathleen Hilda

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Death of a fatherJohn James FRANK
December 1, 1950 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Citation details: 27185/1950 FRANK JOHN JAMES JOHN LUCY TAREE
Frank - John James
Frank - John James

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Death of a brotherLeo Anthony James FRANK
July 20, 1969 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: 27439/1969 FRANK LEO ANTHONY JAMES JOHN JAMES JOSEPHINE GOSFORD
Franks - Leo Anthony and Mary Eileen
Franks - Leo Anthony and Mary Eileen

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Death June 4, 1970 (Age 78 years)
Address: Ross Glen
Citation details: 34429/1970 FRANK LEONARD JOHN JOHN JAMES JOSEPHINE TAREE
Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John

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Burial
Address: Roman Catholic portion.
Cemetery: Coopernook General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 22, 1883Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
elder brother
20 months
elder sister
20 months
elder brother
Henry Augustus FRANK
Birth: October 6, 1887 28 31Brimbin, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1972Bankstown, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Joseph Francis FRANK
Birth: October 18, 1890 31 34Brimbin, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 26, 1947Macksville, , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
himself
Leonard John “Benny” FRANK
Birth: December 5, 1891 32 35Coopernook, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 4, 1970Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
twin brother
Leo Anthony James FRANK
Birth: December 5, 1891 32 35Coopernook, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 20, 1969Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
John Vincent FRANK
Birth: about November 1894 35 38Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 28, 1895Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
younger sister
Mary May FRANK
Birth: June 2, 1896 37 40Moorland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 4, 1946Wyong, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Edna Gladys CARNEY - View this family
himself
Leonard John “Benny” FRANK
Birth: December 5, 1891 32 35Coopernook, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 4, 1970Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: September 26, 1925Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
15 months
son

BirthF - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 34470/1892 FRANK LEONARD J JOHN J JOSEPHINE TAREE
BirthHeadstone - Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John

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MarriageF - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 12943/1925 FRANKS LEONARD J CARNEY EDNA G TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1186
DeathF - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 34429/1970 FRANK LEONARD JOHN JOHN JAMES JOSEPHINE TAREE
DeathHeadstone - Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John
Frank - Leonard John

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: 1186