Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Frederick Benjamin AKHURSTAge: 81 years18661947

Name
Frederick Benjamin AKHURST
Given names
Frederick Benjamin
Surname
AKHURST
Birth about 1866 24 24
Citation details: 12049/1866 AKHURST FREDERICK B GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherGeorge W AKHURST
about 1875 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 15877/1875 AKHURST GEORGE W GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherClarence Hunter AKHURST
about 1877 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 17041/1877 AKHURST CLARENCE H GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a siblingAlfred Enoch WEAKLEYFrances Mary AKHURSTView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 16, 1886 (Age 20 years)
Address: At the residence of the parents of Frances.
Citation details: 28 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"The marriage of Alfred Enoch Weakley & Frances Mary Akhurst was documented in the attachment from family bible as 16 dec 1887 however, Trove has it as 18 Dec 1886 Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser Saturday 22 January 1887 p1 MARRIAGE. On 18th December, 1886, at the residence of the bride's parent's by the Rev. C. J. McCoy, Alfred Enoch, fourth son of George Weakley, of Tarro, to Frances Mary (Fanny); eldest and only daughter of George Akhurst, of Tarro. I have never been able to find it registered in the NSW Registry of BDM"

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 22 January 1887, page 1
Note: Karilyn Pawley advised that Alfred and Frances were married 16 December 1886 at the house of her parents in Tarro, and she and I are unable to find any relevant marriage registration.
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

Note: Image kindly provided by Karilyn Pawley.

MarriageAmy OSBORNView this family
February 26, 1890 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 4983/1890 AKHURST FREDERICK B OSBORN AMY MORPETH
Note: The Akhurst Family Bible appears to have the date of Feb 28th, 1891. The marriage was definitely registered as 26 Feb 1890,
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

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Birth of a daughter
#1
Violet M AKHURST
about 1890 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 32783/1890 AKHURST VIOLET M FREDERICK B AMY ST PETERS
Birth of a son
#2
Cyril Wilton AKHURST
about 1894 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 21126/1894 AKHURST CYRIL W FREDERICK B AMY MINMI
Birth of a son
#3
Arthur AKHURST
about 1895 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 24287/1895 AKHURST ARTHUR FREDERICK B AMY MINMI
Marriage of a siblingGeorge W AKHURSTMary BLACKView this family
July 3, 1901 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 7139/1901 AKHURST GEORGE W BLACK MARY NEWCASTLE
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

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Marriage of a siblingClarence Hunter AKHURSTJane RICHARDSView this family
November 20, 1901 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 9592/1901 AKHURST CLARENCE H RICHARDS JANE MINMI
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

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Birth of a daughter
#4
Eunice Vera G AKHURST
about 1902 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 14047/1902 AKHURST EUNICE V G FREDERICK B AMY MINMI
Birth of a daughter
#5
Constance Jean AKHURST
about 1912 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 22081/1912 AKHURST CONSTANCE J FREDERICK B AMY STROUD
Death of a fatherGeorge AKHURST
May 29, 1916 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 7548/1916 AKHURST GEORGE THOMAS MARY MINMI
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce

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Death of a sonCyril Wilton AKHURST
May 10, 1917 (Age 51 years)
Cause: Killed in action
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin

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Marriage of a childErnest Rudal ELEYEunice Vera G AKHURSTView this family
about 1924 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 1924 C693 Ernest Rudal Eley Eunice Vera Akhurst
Death of a motherSelina Bruce FENWICK
May 30, 1932 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 9808/1932 AKHURST SELINA B WILLIAM JEMIMA EAST MAITLAND
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce

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Marriage of a childLeonard Elwin MONROConstance Jean AKHURSTView this family
about 1935 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 8014/1935 MONRO LEONARD E AKURHURST CONSTANCE J GLOUCESTER
Death March 5, 1947 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 5014/1947 AKHURST FREDERICK BENJAMIN GEORGE SELINA BRUCE GLOUCESTER
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin

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Burial
Cemetery: Gloucester General
Religion: Methodist
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1863Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
10 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Amy OSBORN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 26, 1890Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
daughter
5 years
son
Australian Army CrestCyril Wilton AKHURST
Birth: about 1894 28 21Minmi, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 10, 1917Bullecourt, France
2 years
son
8 years
daughter
Eunice Vera G AKHURST
Birth: about 1902 36 29Minmi, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 25, 1967Drummoyne, , New South Wales, Australia
11 years
daughter
Constance Jean AKHURST
Birth: about 1912 46 39Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 5, 1968Gloucester, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthA - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 12049/1866 AKHURST FREDERICK B GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
MarriageA - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4983/1890 AKHURST FREDERICK B OSBORN AMY MORPETH
DeathA - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5014/1947 AKHURST FREDERICK BENJAMIN GEORGE SELINA BRUCE GLOUCESTER
DeathHeadstone - Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin

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

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index