Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

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William GREYAge: 82 years18321914

Name
William GREY
Given names
William
Surname
GREY
Birth October 23, 1832 30 27
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Birth Date 23 Oct 1832 Gender M Birth Town and State Brecklin Drumkeerin, Fermanagh Birth Country Ireland

Note: The shipping record for William includes the information that he was 8 years of age at the time he arrived in Australia in 1841.
Marriage of parentsGeorge GREYIsabella VANCEView this family
1832
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Birth of a sisterMary Jane “Millie” GREY
February 18, 1834 (Age 15 months)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Baptism of a sisterMary Jane “Millie” GREY
February 8, 1835 (Age 2 years)
Religion: Church of Ireland
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Note: The Walmsley Family Gedcom has the year of birth as 1834.
Birth of a brotherJohn GREY
August 13, 1837 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Note: The shipping record for John includes the information that he was four years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1841.
Birth of a sisterIsabella GREY
February 23, 1841 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817696 Surname: Grey Given Names: Isabella Birth Surname: Grey Birth Date: 23 Feb 1841 Death Date: 3 Dec 1913 Age: 72 Gender: F Portion: Ang Birth Town: at sea Spouse Name: John James Father's Name: George Mother's Name: Isabella Mother's Maiden: Vance Other People: Celena Isabel Grey Remarks: dau/George & Isabella (Vance); b. at sea; w/John J; mother

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Immigration March 11, 1841 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: George and Isabella arrived on board the "Brothers" with their children William, John, Mary Jane and Isabella, with Isabella being born on board during the voyage.
Birth of a brotherJames GREY
about 1843 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 1272/1843 V18431272 27A GREY JAMES GEORGE ISABELLA
Birth of a sisterAnne GREY
1846 (Age 13 years)
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817690 Surname: Grey Given Names: Anne Birth Date: 1846 Death Date: 16 Dec 1945 Age: 99 Gender: F Portion: Ang Birth Town: Kiama, NSW Father's Name: George Mother's Name: Isabella Mother's Maiden: Vance Remarks: dau/George & Isabella (Vance); b. Kiama, NSW; aunt

Death of a brotherJames GREY
about 1848 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: GRAY JAMES 689/1848 V1848689 33B INFANT
Birth of a sisterRachel GREY
June 2, 1850 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 454/1850 V1850454 35 GREY RACHEL GEORGE ISABELLA
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

Grey Rachel 2 Jun 1850 1942 91 dau/George & Isabella (Vance); b. Gerringong, NSW; w/William Kiama NSW Ang

Marriage of a siblingWilliam WALMSLEY JPMary Jane “Millie” GREYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 16, 1855 (Age 22 years)
Address: Church of England
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: V18551207 43B/1855 WAMSLEY WILLIAM GREY MARY J NW
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 April 1920, page
Note: Stephen Painter, as does the Whaite Family web site, notes that they may have been married at Wisemans Ferry. This does not tie in with the marriage registration entry.
MarriageMary Jane WALMSLEYView this family
about 1860 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 1613/1860  GREY WILLIAM WAMSLEY MARY JANE GOSFORD
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sarah I H GREY
about 1861 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: GREY SARAH I H 6109/1861  WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary Alice Elizabeth GREY
about 1863 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: GREY MARY A E 8560/1863  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Birth of a son
#3
George E A GREY
about 1865 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: GREY GEORGE E A 9665/1865  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Birth of a son
#4
Arthur William John GREY
about 1867 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: GREY ARTHUR W J 10405/1867  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Marriage of a siblingJohn GREYIsabella Jane MOFFITTView this family
about 1867 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 2237/1867  GRAY JOHN MOFFITT ISABELLA JANE KIAMA
Marriage of a siblingJohn James GRAYIsabella GREYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 10, 1868 (Age 35 years)
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 2435/1868  GRAY JOHN GRAY ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#5
Anna Rachel “Annie or Nancy” GREY
November 27, 1868 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: GREY ANNA R 12115/1869  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Friday 25 July 1947, page 2
Death of a wifeMary Jane WALMSLEY
February 27, 1869 (Age 36 years)

Citation details: GREY MARY J 4055/1869  EDWARD SARAH KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMargaret Ann RITCHIEView this family
about 1871 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 1350/1871  GRAY WILLIAM RITCHIE MARGARET A PADDINGTON
Death of a wifeMargaret Ann RITCHIE
August 10, 1873 (Age 40 years)
Address: Mount Salem
Text:

Death Date 10 Aug 1873 Age 35

Publication: Newspaper; Wollongong, NSW; 1856 - 1950
Citation details: Friday 22 August 1873, page 2
Grey - Margaret Ann - Death Notice
Grey - Margaret Ann - Death Notice

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Citation details: GREY MARGARET A 4663/1873  JOHN ALEXANDER KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageEmily Agnes E BAXTERView this family
about 1876 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 3073/1876 GREY WILLIAM BAXTER EMILY AGNES E KIAMA
Birth of a son
#6
Theodore James GREY
about 1877 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Mabel Florence E GREY
about 1879 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 15874/1879 GREY MABLE FLORENCE E WILLIAM EMILY AGNES E KIAMA
Marriage of a siblingWilliam GREYRachel GREYView this family
about 1880 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 289/1880 GREY WILLIAM GREY RACHEL SYDNEY
Birth of a daughter
#8
Vera Millicent GREY
about 1886 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 25055/1886 GREY VERA M WILLIAM EMILY A E B KIAMA
Marriage of a childHenry FREDERICKSMary Alice Elizabeth GREYView this family
about 1887 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 5517/1887  FREDERICKS HENRY GREY MARY A E KIAMA
Death of a fatherGeorge GREY
May 13, 1887 (Age 54 years)
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817689 Surname: Grey Given Names: George Birth Date: 26 May 1802 Death Date: 13 May 1887 Age: 85 Gender: M Portion: Ang Birth Town: Shanmullagh, Co Fermanagh Birth Country: Ireland Spouse Name: Isabella (Vance) Father's Name: John Mother's Name: Mary Mother's Maiden: Hetherington Other People: Anne Grey

Citation details: 9854/1887 GREY GEORGE JOHN MARY KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Grey - George and Anne
Grey - George and Anne

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Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Death of a motherIsabella VANCE
October 4, 1889 (Age 56 years)
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817699 Surname: Grey Given Names: Isabella Birth Surname: Vance Birth Date: 9 Jun 1805 Death Date: 4 Oct 1889 Age: 84 Gender: F Portion: Ang Birth Town: Oghill, Drumkeerin, Fermanagh Birth Country: Ireland Spouse Name: George Father's Name: William Mother's Name: Jane Mother's Maiden: Sproule Remarks: dau/William & Jane (Sproule); b. Oghill, Drumkeerin, Fermanagh, Ireland; grandmother

Citation details: 10872/1889 GREY ISABELLA WILLIAM DIED KIAMA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Grey - Isabella
Grey - Isabella

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Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Ida FREDERICKS
about 1890 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS IDA 5003/1890  HENRY MARY A E BALLINA
Marriage of a childArthur William John GREYRachel LOVEView this family
about 1891 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 6973/1891  GREY ARTHUR W J LOVE RACHEL REDFERN
Marriage of a childWilliam FREDERICKSAnna Rachel “Annie or Nancy” GREYView this family
November 25, 1891 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 4671/1891  FREDERICKS WILLIAM GREY ANNIE R KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#2
William Harold Gordon FREDERICKS
August 22, 1892 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS WILLIAM HAROLD GORDON 5127/1892  WILLIAM ANNIE RACHEL BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Mary GREY
November 4, 1892 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: GREY MARY 18564/1893  ARTHUR RACHEL KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#4
Harry S FREDERICKS
about 1893 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS HARRY S 5038/1893  HENRY MARY A E BALLINA
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Phyllis Helena GREY
about 1894 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: GREY PHYLLIS H 17687/1894  ARTHUR W J RACHEL KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#6
Norman Grey FREDERICKS
November 14, 1894 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS NORMAN G 1290/1895  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Lena Yvonne FREDERICKS
about 1895 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS LENA Y 30108/1895  HENRY MARY A BALLINA
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Haidee Florence FREDERICKS
May 27, 1896 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS HARDEE F 19450/1896  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Ethel Marjorie FREDERICKS
December 8, 1897 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS ETHEL M 1033/1898  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Jennie FREDERICKS
about 1899 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS JENNIE 9803/1899  HENRY MARY A E BALLINA
Death of a granddaughterEthel Marjorie FREDERICKS
April 30, 1899 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS ETHEL M 6044/1899  WILLIAM ANNIE R LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#11
Arthur Richmond FREDERICKS
March 29, 1900 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS ARTHUR R 10317/1900  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Edith Mary FREDERICKS
December 17, 1901 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS EDITH M 976/1902  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#13
William Milton FREDERICKS
about 1902 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS WILLIAM M 945/1902  HENRY MARY A E BALLINA
Marriage of a childTheodore James GREYAda Sarah GORDONView this family
about 1903 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 6904/1903 GREY THEODORE J GORDON ADA S SINGLETON
Death of a granddaughterEdith Mary FREDERICKS
February 17, 1903 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS EDITH M 2217/1903  WILLIAM ANNIE R LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Helena May FREDERICKS
February 1, 1904 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS HELENA M 998/1904  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#15
George Gordon FREDERICKS
November 21, 1905 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS GEORGE G 985/1906  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#16
Kenneth Henry FREDERICKS
September 17, 1907 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS KENNETH H 32558/1907  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a granddaughterHelena May FREDERICKS
November 29, 1908 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS HELENA M 12582/1908  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Minnie Gwendoline “Gwen” FREDERICKS
July 2, 1909 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS MINNIE G 22359/1909  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childGeorge J CHIPPERFIELDVera Millicent GREYView this family
about 1910 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: 12399/1910  CHIPPERFIELD GEORGE J GREY VERA M KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#18
William Alfred C FREDERICKS
December 3, 1911 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: FREDERICKS WILLIAM A 1267/1912  WILLIAM ANNIE R BALLINA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterIsabella GREY
December 3, 1913 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 17019/1913 GREY ISABELLA GEORGE ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Grey - Celena Isabel and Isabella
Grey - Celena Isabel and Isabella

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Death of a sisterMary Jane “Millie” GREY
January 10, 191409:00 (Age 81 years)
Cause: Heart trouble
Citation details: 2529/1914 WALMSLEY MARY J GEORGE ISABELLA LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William

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Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Burial of a sisterMary Jane “Millie” GREY
January 11, 1914 (Age 81 years)
Cemetery: Clunes General
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William

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Residence 1914 (Age 81 years)
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Death November 1, 1914 (Age 82 years)
Address: Mt Salem
Citation details: 17383/1914 GREY WILLIAM GEORGE ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Grey - William
Grey - William

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Publication: Newspaper; Sydney, NSW;
Citation details: Saturday 7 November 1914, page 8
Grey - William - Death Notice
Grey - William - Death Notice

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Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Burial
Cemetery: Kiama General
Religion: Anglican
Grey - William
Grey - William

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1832County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland
10 months
himself
16 months
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
James GREY
Birth: about 1843 40 37New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1848New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Anne GREY
Birth: 1846 43 40Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 11, 1945Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Family with Mary Jane WALMSLEY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1860Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
George E A GREY
Birth: about 1865 32 27Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1962Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
23 months
daughter
Family with Margaret Ann RITCHIE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1871Paddington, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Emily Agnes E BAXTER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1876Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Theodore James GREY
Birth: about 1877 44 24Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 22, 1964Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
8 years
daughter
Vera Millicent GREY
Birth: about 1886 53 33Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1966St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
BirthAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Birth Date 23 Oct 1832 Gender M Birth Town and State Brecklin Drumkeerin, Fermanagh Birth Country Ireland

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
MarriageG - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 1613/1860  GREY WILLIAM WAMSLEY MARY JANE GOSFORD
MarriageG - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 1350/1871  GRAY WILLIAM RITCHIE MARGARET A PADDINGTON
MarriageG - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3073/1876 GREY WILLIAM BAXTER EMILY AGNES E KIAMA
ResidenceObituary - Walmsley - Mrs. W
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
DeathG - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 17383/1914 GREY WILLIAM GEORGE ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Grey - William
Grey - William
Grey - William

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DeathNewspaper - Daily Telegraph
Publication: Newspaper; Sydney, NSW;
Citation details: Saturday 7 November 1914, page 8
Grey - William - Death Notice
Grey - William - Death Notice

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DeathWeb Site - Illawarra Women
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index