Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Samuel Rapson WATTSAge: 65 years18591924

Name
Samuel Rapson WATTS
Given names
Samuel Rapson
Surname
WATTS
Birth about 1859
Citation details: WATTS SAMUEL R 11089/1859  JOHN SUSAN PATERSON
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
Birth of a sisterAnn WATTS
about 1861 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: WATTS ANN 7147/1861  JOHN SUSAN DUNGOG
Birth of a brotherJohn E WATTS
about 1862 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: WATTS JOHN E 7390/1862  JOHN SUSAN DUNGOG
Death of a brotherJohn E WATTS
about 1864 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: WATTS JOHN 3658/1864  JOHN SUSAN DUNGOG
Birth of a brotherJohn Edmund WATTS
about 1865 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: WATTS JOHN E 10077/1865  JOHN SUSAN MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherWilliam Phillip WATTS
about 1867 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: WATTS WILLIAM P 10789/1867  JOHN N SUSAN MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingSamuel Walter FARRELLEdith WATTSView this family
about 1879 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 2996/1879  FARRELL SAMUEL W WATTS EDITH DUNGOG
Occupation
Station hand
before 1885 (Age 26 years)
Employer: Giro Station
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
MarriageMary Jane FARRELLView this family
about 1885 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 6671/1885 WATTS SAMUEL R FARRELL MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#1
John Nicholas WATTS
about 1886 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: WATTS JOHN N 30808/1886  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#2
William Samuel WATTS
about 1887 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: WATTS WILLIAM L 31751/1887  SAMUEL MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ada Mary WATTS
about 1889 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: WATTS ADA M 31347/1889  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#4
Henry Ernest “Harry” WATTS
about 1890 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 35123/1890 WATTS HENRY E SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Phillip WATTSCaroline Elizabeth BELLView this family
about 1891 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 1206/1891  WATTS WILLIAM BELL CAROLINE E SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#5
Frank Adolphus WATTS
about 1892 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: WATTS FRANK A 36015/1892  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#6
Edith Vera WATTS
about 1893 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: WATTS EDITH V 36187/1893  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#7
Elva Susie WATTS
about 1894 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: WATTS ELVA S 34589/1894  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#8
Florence A WATTS
about 1896 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: WATTS FLORENCE A 17257/1896  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#9
Herbert James WATTS
about 1897 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: WATTS HERBERT J 36221/1897  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#10
Samuel Lawrence WATTS
about 1899 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: WATTS SAMUEL L 7813/1899  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#11
Elizabeth V WATTS
about 1900 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: WATTS ELIZABETH V 27103/1900  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Death of a daughterFlorence A WATTS
about 1900 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: WATTS FLORENCE A 10785/1900  SAMUEL R MARY WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#12
Annie WATTS
about 1902 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: WATTS ANNIE 7740/1902  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#13
Louie E WATTS
about 1903 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: WATTS LOUIE E 16824/1903  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#14
Olga Jean WATTS
about 1904 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: WATTS OLGA J 37646/1904  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Birth of a son
#15
Ira Fitzroy “Roy” WATTS
about 1907 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: WATTS IRA F 19042/1907  SAMUEL R MARY J WALCHA
Marriage of a childJohn LYNCHAda Mary WATTSView this family
about 1910 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 6713/1910  LYNCH JOHN WATTS ADA M WALCHA
Marriage of a childHenry Ernest “Harry” WATTSLillian May FROSTView this family
July 20, 1918 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 8107/1918 WATTS HENRY E FROST LILIAN M STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 627
Marriage of a childEdward P ALLARDICEEdith Vera WATTSView this family
about 1919 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 10037/1919  ALLARDICE EDWARD P WATTS EDITH V TAMWORTH
Marriage of a childByron TOMLINSONElva Susie WATTSView this family
about 1919 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 2318/1919  TOMLINSON BYRON WATTS ELVA S TAMWORTH
Occupation
Station Manager

Employer: Upper Tia Station
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
Note: The station was then owned by John Brown of Singleton and he managed this for 28 years.
ResidenceMary Jane FARRELLView this family
1924 (Age 65 years)
Address: Royal Hotel
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
Note: Residing with their daughter, Ada.
Death April 25, 1924 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: WATTS SAMUEL R 9194/1924  JOHN N SUSANNA WALCHA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial April 27, 1924 (2 days after death)
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
Note: The DoD of 1923 for Samuel as inscribed on his headstone is incorrect.
Watts - Samuel R
Watts - Samuel R

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

Obituary May 9, 1924 (14 days after death)
Publication: The Wingham Chronicle, previously published as The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer, is a daily newspaper originally published in Wingham, New South Wales, Australia, now in Pyrmont, New South Wales by Fairfax Media.[1]
Citation details: Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
Watts - Samuel Rapson - Obituary
Watts - Samuel Rapson - Obituary

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
John E WATTS
Birth: about 1862Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1864Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
John Edmund WATTS
Birth: about 1865Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1955Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Family with Mary Jane FARRELL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1885Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
John Nicholas WATTS
Birth: about 1886 27Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1939Moree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
William Samuel WATTS
Birth: about 1887 28Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1949Rockdale, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Ada Mary WATTS
Birth: about 1889 30Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1980New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Henry Ernest “Harry” WATTS
Birth: about 1890 31Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 15, 1957Moree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Frank Adolphus WATTS
Birth: about 1892 33Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1951Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Edith Vera WATTS
Birth: about 1893 34Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1953Gloucester, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Elva Susie WATTS
Birth: about 1894 35Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1970Inverell, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Florence A WATTS
Birth: about 1896 37Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1900Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
3 years
son
Samuel Lawrence WATTS
Birth: about 1899 40Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1962Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
daughter
4 years
son
Ira Fitzroy “Roy” WATTS
Birth: about 1907 48Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1967Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthW - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: WATTS SAMUEL R 11089/1859  JOHN SUSAN PATERSON
BirthObituary - Watts - Samuel Rapson
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
OccupationObituary - Watts - Samuel Rapson
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
MarriageW - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 6671/1885 WATTS SAMUEL R FARRELL MARY J WALCHA
OccupationObituary - Watts - Samuel Rapson
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
ResidenceObituary - Watts - Samuel Rapson
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
DeathW - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: WATTS SAMUEL R 9194/1924  JOHN N SUSANNA WALCHA
Quality of data: primary evidence
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialObituary - Watts - Samuel Rapson
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
ObituaryNewspaper - The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer
Publication: The Wingham Chronicle, previously published as The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer, is a daily newspaper originally published in Wingham, New South Wales, Australia, now in Pyrmont, New South Wales by Fairfax Media.[1]
Citation details: Friday 9 May 1924, page 2
Watts - Samuel Rapson - Obituary
Watts - Samuel Rapson - Obituary

Note: Downloaded from Trove.