Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Joseph Charlton RITCHIEAge: 65 years18511916

Name
Joseph Charlton RITCHIE
Given names
Joseph Charlton
Surname
RITCHIE
Birth calculated 1851 27 27

Citation details: Assisted Migrants Passenger Lists
Text:

RITCHIE Charles 9 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Irving 6 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE John 17 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Joseph 12 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Mary Jane 20 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Matilda 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Robert 15 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 18 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983]

Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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Note: The newspaper report of the inquest in his death in 1916 includes his age as 67. This would have him born about 1849.
Birth of a brotherCharles RITCHIE
calculated 1854 (Age 3 years)

Citation details: Assisted Migrants Passenger Lists
Text:

RITCHIE Charles 9 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Irving 6 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE John 17 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Joseph 12 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Mary Jane 20 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Matilda 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Robert 15 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 18 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983]

Birth of a brotherIrving RITCHIE
calculated 1857 (Age 6 years)

Citation details: Assisted Migrants Passenger Lists
Text:

RITCHIE Charles 9 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Irving 6 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE John 17 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Joseph 12 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Mary Jane 20 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Matilda 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Robert 15 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 18 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983]

Marriage of a siblingHugh RITCHIEHarriet BISHOPView this family
September 13, 1861 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 3140/1861 RITCHIE HUGH BISHOP HARRIET WOLLONGONG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 177
Immigration May 10, 1863 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: Assisted Migrants Passenger Lists
Text:

RITCHIE Charles 9 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Irving 6 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE John 17 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Joseph 12 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Mary Jane 20 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Matilda 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Robert 15 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 18 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983]

Ironside - 1863 - Crew List
Ironside - 1863 - Crew List

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Note: William and Matilda arrived on board the "Ironside" with their children Mary Jane, William, John, Robert, Joseph, Charles, and Irving as assisted immigrants.
Death of a brotherHugh RITCHIE
September 15, 1865 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: 4219/1865 RICHIE HUGH WILLIAM MATILDA MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Ritchie - Hugh and Hugh
Ritchie - Hugh and Hugh

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 177
Death of a motherMatilda CHARLTON
September 20, 1873 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE MATILDA 6770/1873  JAMES MARY SHOALHAVEN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 15 January 2017
Text:

In part:

"Matilda Charlton Ritchie Dod 20th Sept 1873 Place Cambewarra Shoalhaven Mother Mary Moore Father James Charlton"

Birth of a daughter
#1
Rachael Matilda RITCHIE
about 1889 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE RACHAEL 33473/1889  JOSEPH C FANNY LISMORE
Death of a brotherJohn RITCHIE
about 1893 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE JOHN 9488/1893  WILLIAM MATILDA MORPETH
Birth of a daughter
#2
Gertrude M RITCHIE
about 1894 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE GERTRUDE M 13372/1894  JOSEPH C FANNY GLEBE
Birth of a son
#3
Alexander David RITCHIE
about 1897 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE ALEXANDER D 31153/1897  JOSEPH C FANNY GLEBE
Death of a brotherRobert RITCHIE
about 1897 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE ROBERT 10689/1897  WILLIAM MATILDA SYDNEY
Marriage of a childThomas McCORMICKRachael Matilda RITCHIEView this family
about 1909 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 7120/1909  MCCORMICK THOMAS RITCHIE RACHEL M SYDNEY
Marriage of a childClarence J LAMBERTGertrude M RITCHIEView this family
about 1911 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 12973/1911  LAMBERT CLARENCE J RITCHIE GERTRUDE M GLEBE
MarriageFanny Porter HUTCHINSONView this family
about 1913 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 689/1913 RITCHIE JOSEPH C DAWSON FANNY P ANNANDALE
Death of a daughterRachael Matilda RITCHIE
January 31, 1916 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: MCCORMICK RACHAEL M 2450/1916  JOSEPH FANNY P GLEBE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterMary Jane RITCHIE
about 1916 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: RITCHIE MARY J 19141/1916  WILLIAM MATILDA BERRY
Residence 1916 (Age 65 years)
Address: 104 St. John's Road
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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Death February 23, 1916 (Age 65 years)
Address: Birriga Road
Cause of death: Accidentally crushed
Citation details: RITCHIE JOSEPH C 289/1916  WILLIAM MATILDA SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: RITCHIE Joseph Charlton Death notice 23FEB1916 Death 67 late of Glebe Sydney Morning Herald 24FEB1916
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper in NSW 1904-1957
Citation details: Friday 25 February 1916, page 4
Ritchie - Joseph Charldon - Crushed
Ritchie - Joseph Charldon - Crushed

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Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Wednesday 23 February 1916, page 5
Ritchie - Joseph - Crushed to death
Ritchie - Joseph - Crushed to death

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Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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Note: He was the driver of a dray/cart loaded with timber when it was struck by a tram and was overturned, killing him instantly.
Burial February 25, 1916 (2 days after death)

Citation details: RITCHIE Joseph Carlton Funeral notice 25FEB1916 Funeral late of Glebe Sydney Morning Herald 25FEB1916
Inquest
Verdict of accidental death.
March 1, 1916 (7 days after death)
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder brother
PioneerJames RITCHIE
Birth: calculated 1835 11 11Dramore. County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death:
5 years
elder brother
PioneerHugh RITCHIE
Birth: between 1838 and 1839 14 14Dramore. County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: September 15, 1865Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
William RITCHIE
Birth: calculated 1845 21 21
Death: about 1919Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
John RITCHIE
Birth: calculated 1846 22 22
Death: about 1893Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
Family with Fanny Porter HUTCHINSON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1913Annandale, , New South Wales, Australia
-23 years
daughter
Rachael Matilda RITCHIE
Birth: about 1889 38 32Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 31, 1916Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
daughter
Gertrude M RITCHIE
Birth: about 1894 43 37Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1923Hornsby, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Alexander David RITCHIE
Birth: about 1897 46 40Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1964Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Thomas William DAWSON + Fanny Porter HUTCHINSON - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1876Wellington, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: Assisted Migrants Passenger Lists
Text:

RITCHIE Charles 9 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Irving 6 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE John 17 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Joseph 12 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Mary Jane 20 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Matilda 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Robert 15 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 18 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983]

BirthNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: Assisted Migrants Passenger Lists
Text:

RITCHIE Charles 9 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Irving 6 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE John 17 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Joseph 12 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Mary Jane 20 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Matilda 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE Robert 15 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 39 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983] RITCHIE William 18 Ironside 1863 Sydney and family Reel 2139, [4/4797]; Reel 2481, [4/4983]

ImmigrationMariners and Ships in Australian Waters
Ironside - 1863 - Crew List
Ironside - 1863 - Crew List

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MarriageR - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 689/1913 RITCHIE JOSEPH C DAWSON FANNY P ANNANDALE
ResidenceNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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DeathR - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: RITCHIE JOSEPH C 289/1916  WILLIAM MATILDA SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathWeb Site - The Ryerson Index
Citation details: RITCHIE Joseph Charlton Death notice 23FEB1916 Death 67 late of Glebe Sydney Morning Herald 24FEB1916
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathNewspaper - Farmer and Settler
Publication: Newspaper in NSW 1904-1957
Citation details: Friday 25 February 1916, page 4
Ritchie - Joseph Charldon - Crushed
Ritchie - Joseph Charldon - Crushed

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DeathNewspaper - The Maitland Daily Mercury
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Wednesday 23 February 1916, page 5
Ritchie - Joseph - Crushed to death
Ritchie - Joseph - Crushed to death

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DeathNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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BurialWeb Site - The Ryerson Index
Citation details: RITCHIE Joseph Carlton Funeral notice 25FEB1916 Funeral late of Glebe Sydney Morning Herald 25FEB1916
InquestNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Thursday 2 March 1916, page 9
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest
Ritchie - Joseph Charlton - Inquest

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SourceEmails - Margaret Gow
Citation details: 19 August 2017
Text:

In part:

"Alexander David Ritchie (known as Dave) parents were Joseph Ritchie and Fanny Hutchinson"