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James Danforth CHENEYAge: 81 years18661948

Name
James Danforth CHENEY
Given names
James Danforth
Surname
CHENEY
Also known as
James Danforth CHEENY
Birth June 10, 1866 33
Citation details: 4952/1866 CHENEY JAMES D THOMAS MARY A ARMIDALE
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name James Danforth Cheeny Gender Male Baptism Age 0 Birth Date 10 Jul 1866 [This birth date incorrect - 10 June 1866] Baptism Date 2 Sep 1866 Baptism Place New South Wales, Australia Father Thomas Cheeny Mother Mary Anne Miller FHL Film Number 993578

Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Baptism September 2, 1866 (Age 2 months)
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name James Danforth Cheeny Gender Male Baptism Age 0 Birth Date 10 Jul 1866 Baptism Date 2 Sep 1866 Baptism Place New South Wales, Australia Father Thomas Cheeny Mother Mary Anne Miller FHL Film Number 993578

Death of a fatherThomas CHENEY
March 16, 1868 (Age 21 months)
Citation details: CHENEY THOMAS 2675/1868 AGE 35 YEARS DIED ARMIDALE ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a parentEdward MAGUIREMary Anne MILLERView this family
January 7, 1875 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 1749/1875 MAGUIRE EDWARD MILLER MARY ANN ARMIDALE
Birth of a half-sisterMary McGUIRE
June 23, 1876 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: MCGUIRE MARY 16110/1876 EDWARD MARIAN NARRABRI
Quality of data: primary evidence
Baptism of a half-sisterMary McGUIRE
January 3, 1877 (Age 10 years)
Text:

Name Mary Mcguire Gender Female Baptism Date 3 Jan 1877 Baptism Place Armidale, New South Wales, Australia Residence Place Armidale, New South Wales, Australia Father Edward Maguire Mother Mary Anne Miller FHL Film Number 993576

Birth of a half-sisterEvalina MAGUIRE
about 1879 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: MAGUIRE EVALINA 8578/1879 EDWARD MARY A ARMIDALE
Baptism of a half-sisterEvalina MAGUIRE
June 8, 1879 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name Eveline Maguire Gender Female Baptism Date 8 Jun 1879 Baptism Place Armidale, New South Wales, Australia Father Edward Maguire Mother Mary Anne Miller FHL Film Number993576

MarriageAnn MARTINView this family
about 1888 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 6757/1888 CHENEY JAMES MARTIN ANN ARMIDALE
Birth of a daughter
#1
Maude CHENEY
December 9, 1888 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: CHEENEY MAUDE 30896/1889 JAMES ANNIE ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 19 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"They have Maude born 2 Dec, 1888 Albert Leslie not sure d.o.b. Died ww1 paschendale Belgium 1917 both born in Saumarez Ponds, Armidale"

Birth of a daughter
#2
Florence CHEENEY
August 20, 1890 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: CHEENEY FLORENCE 4535/1890 JAMES ANN ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#3
Albert Leslie CHEENEY
May 31, 1892 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: CHEENEY ALBERT L 4283/1892 JAMES ANN ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 19 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"They have Maude born 2 Dec, 1888 Albert Leslie not sure d.o.b. Died ww1 paschendale Belgium 1917 both born in Saumarez Ponds, Armidale"

Note: The military record has the date of birth for Albert as the 30th not the 31st.
Marriage of a childHarold Bathurst UPTONMaude CHENEYView this family
June 15, 1910 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 4126/1910 UPTON HAROLD B CHENEY MAUD ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Edna Maud UPTON
June 27, 1911 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: UPTON EDNA M 24557/1911 HAROLD B MAUD ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a half-siblingDavid HAMILTONEvalina MAGUIREView this family
about 1911 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 742/1911 HAMILTON DAVID MAGUIRE EVELYN ARMIDALE
Birth of a grandson
#2
Athol L UPTON
about 1912 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: UPTON ATHOL L 38940/1912 HAROLD B MAUD ARMIDALE
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Thora Florence UPTON
August 11, 1914 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: UPTON THORA F 34135/1914 HAROLD B MAUD ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Yvonne Madie UPTON
about 1916 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: UPTON YVONNE M 46577/1916 HAROLD B MAUD ARMIDALE
Marriage of a half-siblingBorthwick Charles Edward WIGHTMary McGUIREView this family
about 1916 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 15097/1916 WIGHT BORTHSWICK C MCGUIRE MARY ARMIDALE
Death of a motherMary Anne MILLER
October 8, 1916 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: MAGUIRE MARY A 18006/1916 JOHN MARY ARMIDALE
Death of a sonAlbert Leslie CHEENEY
October 18, 1917 (Age 51 years)
Cause: Killed in action
Death of a granddaughterYvonne Madie UPTON
March 29, 1935 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: UPTON YVONNE M 2051/1935 HAROLD B MAUD PETERSHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a granddaughterYvonne Madie UPTON
March 30, 1935 (Age 68 years)
Address: RCAA - Roman Catholic FM AA, Position 1017
Cemetery: Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park
Religion: Roman Catholic
Marriage of a grandchildRonald Keith KINKADEThora Florence UPTONView this family
about 1938 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 19448/1938 KINKADE RONALD KEITH UPTON THORA FLORENCE PETERSHAM
Death of a half-sisterEvalina MAGUIRE
about 1942 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: HAMILTON EVELYN 24589/1942 EDWARD MARY ANN ARMIDALE
Death June 5, 1948 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 12996/1948 CHENEY JAMES DANFORTH THOMAS MARY ANN ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial
Religion: Methodist
Cheney - James Danforth and Anne
Cheney - James Danforth and Anne

Note: Image kindly provided by Ruth Kinkade.

Family with parents - View this family
father
Thomas CHENEY
Birth: between 1833 and 1837Ohio, United States Of America
Death: March 16, 1868Armidale, , New South Wales, Australia
mother
Marriage: July 15, 1862Armidale, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
himself
Mother’s family with Edward MAGUIRE - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: January 7, 1875Armidale, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
half-sister
Mary McGUIRE
Birth: June 23, 1876 39Narrabri, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1965Armidale, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
half-sister
Family with Ann MARTIN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1888Armidale, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
daughter
20 months
daughter
21 months
son
Australian Army CrestAlbert Leslie CHEENEY
Birth: May 31, 1892 25 22Saumarez Ponds, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 18, 1917Belgium

BirthC - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4952/1866 CHENEY JAMES D THOMAS MARY A ARMIDALE
BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name James Danforth Cheeny Gender Male Baptism Age 0 Birth Date 10 Jul 1866 [This birth date incorrect - 10 June 1866] Baptism Date 2 Sep 1866 Baptism Place New South Wales, Australia Father Thomas Cheeny Mother Mary Anne Miller FHL Film Number 993578

Quality of data: unreliable evidence
BirthBirth Certificate - Cheney - James Danforth
BaptismWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name James Danforth Cheeny Gender Male Baptism Age 0 Birth Date 10 Jul 1866 Baptism Date 2 Sep 1866 Baptism Place New South Wales, Australia Father Thomas Cheeny Mother Mary Anne Miller FHL Film Number 993578

MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 6757/1888 CHENEY JAMES MARTIN ANN ARMIDALE
DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 12996/1948 CHENEY JAMES DANFORTH THOMAS MARY ANN ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Cheney - James Danforth and Anne