Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Robert John LEESAge: 7518101885

Name
Robert John LEES
Given names
Robert John
Surname
LEES
Birth between 1810 and 1815
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
Citation details: 9972/1885 LEES ROBERT J AGE 75 YEARS DIED COPELAND COPELAND
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"1815 in Stonehaven , Scotland"

Note: The death registration includes the information that Robert was 75 years of age at the time of his death in 1885. This would calculate to him having been born about 1810. However, Angus MacDonald informs me that he was born in 1815.
MarriageAnn McDONALDView this family
May 6, 1840 (Age 30)
Address: Brother's house on "Dunmore".
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"married 6/5/1840 at brothers house Maitland"

Birth of a son
#1
William LEES
September 18, 1842 (Age 32)

Text:

WILLIAM LEES, born 18 Sep 1842; died. 08 Sep 1850.

Birth of a son
#2
Neil Angus LEES
September 5, 1843 (Age 33)

Text:

NEIL ANGUS LEES born 05 Sep 1843

Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration in NSW.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Elizabeth McDonald LEES
March 8, 1844 (Age 34)

Text:

ELIZABETH MCDONALD LEES, born. 08 Mar 1844; died 1885, West Maitland #115261885.

Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration in NSW.
Birth of a son
#4
Robert Angus LEES
April 3, 1846 (Age 36)
Address: Portree
Citation details: V1846277 49/1846 LEES ROBERT A ROBERT J ANN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
Text:

ROBERT ANGUS LEES, born 03 Apr 1846, Portree, Williams River, N.S.Wales, #(V1846277 49); died 29 Jun 1938, reg Kingsford, N S Wales #10993.

Birth of a daughter
#5
Flora Ann LEES
March 17, 1848 (Age 38)
Address: "Dunmore"
Citation details: LEES FLORA A 206/1849 V1849206 50ROBERT JANNE
Text:

FLORA ANN LEES, born 17 Mar 1848, Dunmore, N.S.W., V1849 206 501; died. 22 Feb 1852.

Death of a sonWilliam LEES
September 8, 1850 (Age 40)

Text:

WILLIAM LEES, born 18 Sep 1842; died. 08 Sep 1850.

Birth of a daughter
#6
Sarah McDonald LEES
February 17, 1851 (Age 41)
Address: Underbank
Citation details: V1851614 51/1851 LEES SARAH ROBERT J ANN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 225
Birth of a son
#7
James A LEES
about 1856 (Age 46)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
Citation details: 4420/1856 LEES JAMES A ROBERT J ANN DUNGOG
Death of a sonJames A LEES
about 1857 (Age 47)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
Citation details: 2720/1857 LEES JAMES A ROBERT J ANNE DUNGOG
Birth of a son
#8
John LEES
about 1858 (Age 48)
Citation details: 6793/1858 LEES JOHN ROBERT J ANN DUNGOG
Death of a wifeAnn McDONALD
August 13, 1863 (Age 53)
Citation details: 3511/1863 LEES ANN ANGUS FLORA DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"died 13/8/1863 Dungog"

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Tuesday 18 August 1863, page 1
Lees - Ann - Death Notice
Lees - Ann - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Marriage of a childWilliam McLEANElizabeth McDonald LEESView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 25, 1864 (Age 54)
Citation details: 1939/1864 MCLEAN WILLIAM LEES ELIZABETH MCDONALD DUNGOG
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1842 - 1954
Citation details: Saturday 16 April 1964, page 1
Marriage of a childThomas Benjamin COXSarah McDonald LEESView this family
July 26, 1880 (Age 70)
Citation details: 892/1880 COX THOMAS B LEES SARAH SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 225
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Elsie Mary Christine COX
calculated 1881 (Age 71)
Richardson - George H and Elsie Mary C
Richardson - George H and Elsie Mary C

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

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 225
Note: The headstone for Elsie is inscribed that she was 69 years of age at the time of her death in 1950.
Birth of a grandson
#2
Raymond Thomas COX
June 5, 1882 (Age 72)
Citation details: 15132/1882 COX RAYMOND T THOMAS B SARAH DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 225
Birth of a grandson
#3
Stuart Lees COX
about 1883 (Age 73)
Citation details: 16466/1883 COX STUART L THOMAS B SARAH DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#4
Bruce Manning COX
September 13, 1884 (Age 74)
Citation details: 21750/1884 COX BRUCE M THOMAS B SARAH M C WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 225
Death of a daughterElizabeth McDonald LEES
about 1885 (Age 75)
Text:

ELIZABETH MCDONALD LEES, born. 08 Mar 1844; died 1885, West Maitland #115261885.

Citation details: MCLEAN ELIZABETH M 11526/1885 ROBERT J ANN WEST MAITLAND
Death July 30, 1885 (Age 75)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
Citation details: 9972/1885 LEES ROBERT J AGE 75 YEARS DIED COPELAND COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"died 30/7/1885 Copeland NSW"

Family with Ann McDONALD - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 6, 1840Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
1 year
son
6 months
daughter
2 years
son
Robert Angus LEES
Birth: April 3, 1846 36 30Williams River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 27, 1938Kingsford, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
6 years
son
James A LEES
Birth: about 1856 46 40Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1857Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
BirthL - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 9972/1885 LEES ROBERT J AGE 75 YEARS DIED COPELAND COPELAND
BirthEmails - Angus MacDonald
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"1815 in Stonehaven , Scotland"

MarriageEmails - Angus MacDonald
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"married 6/5/1840 at brothers house Maitland"

MarriageWeb Site - Angus MacDonald's Genealogy Pages
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 273
DeathL - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 9972/1885 LEES ROBERT J AGE 75 YEARS DIED COPELAND COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathEmails - Angus MacDonald
Citation details: 15 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"died 30/7/1885 Copeland NSW"