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Matthew SHORTER1859

Name
Matthew SHORTER
Given names
Matthew
Surname
SHORTER
Birth calculated 1859
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"

MarriageMaria Jane DICKINSONView this family
January 1, 1886 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 2956/1886  SHORTER MATTHEW DICKINSON MARIA J NEWTOWN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"

Birth of a son
#1
Charles H SHORTER
about 1888 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: SHORTER CHARLES H 9476/1888  MATTHEW MARIA NEWTOWN
Birth of a son
#2
Percy S SHORTER
about 1890 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: SHORTER PERCY S 24924/1890  MATTHEW MARIA J NEWTOWN
Birth of a daughter
#3
Louisa A SHORTER
about 1891 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: SHORTER LOUISA A 26223/1891  MATTHEW MARIA J NEWTOWN
Birth of a daughter
#4
Edith May SHORTER
June 26, 1893 (Age 34 years)
Address: Ascot Cottage, James Street
Citation details: 26462/1893 SHORTER EDITH M MATTHEW MARIA J NEWTOWN
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"

Occupation
Engineer
1893 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 30 October 2010
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"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"

Birth of a son
#5
Alfred E SHORTER
about 1895 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: SHORTER ALFRED E 7505/1895  MATTHEW MARIA J ST PETERS
Birth of a daughter
#6
Elsie A SHORTER
about 1900 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: SHORTER ELSIE A 23661/1900  MATTHEW MARIA J MARRICKVILLE
Birth of a son
#7
Leslie G SHORTER
about 1903 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: SHORTER LESLIE G 4628/1903  MATTHEW MARIA J MARRICKVILLE
Birth of a grandson
#1
Frederick Charles CAINES
October 24, 1914 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: Email 26 Feb 2008
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Your Name: Irene Graham

Frederick Charles Caines was born 1914( not 1915) & my Mother Thelma Mary Caines died 20th September 1970 (not 30th)

Marriage of a childFrederick Charles Robert CAINESEdith May SHORTERView this family
about 1914 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 4494/1914 CAINES FREDERICK C R SHORTER EDITH M MARRICKVILLE
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"DEATHS registered in the District of Sydney, at Burwood in the State of New South Wales by Peter John Vineburg Assistant District Registrar 1. No. in Registrar: 1250 2. Christian name and surname of deceased Frederick Charles Robert CAINES Occupation Company Director 3. Sex and age Male 76 years 4. When and where died 1st August,1965 1 Empire Avenue, Concord. Usual residence - 5. Where born Ashfield, N.S.W. 6. Christian name and surname of father Charles Caines Occupation Asphalter Christian name and maiden surname of mother Clara Mary Mayall If deceased was married 7. Where Marrickville, N.S.W. At what age 25 years To whom Edith May Shorter Conjugal status of deceased at time of death Widower 8. Issue in order of birth (living and deceased). Ages of living issue to be entered Frederick 50 years Ronald 49 years Harold 45 years none deceased 9. Name, description and residence of informant Certified by:- F. Caines, Son, 22 Myee Avenue, Strathield. 10. Cause of death I. (a) Coronary occlusion 1 hour II. Congestive cardiac failure 7 days Chronic bronchitis and emphysema 10 years By whom certified Brian Hoolahan. Registered. 11. When and where buried or cremated: 4th August,1965 Rookwood Crematorium, Rookwood Undertaker or Superintendent by whom certified J.T. Field. Superintendent 12. Name and religion of Minister F.J. Rice. Church of England Names of witnesses to burial or cremation R. Bevanl Date of registration 4th August, 1965"

Birth of a grandson
#2
Ronald Clarence CAINES
about 1916 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: CAINES RONALD C 30431/1916  FREDERICK C EDITH M MARRICKVILLE
Birth of a grandson
#3
Harold Robert CAINES
calculated 1919 (Age 60 years)

Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"DEATH 1965 BDM NSW 11214/1965 CAINES EDITH MAY Father MATTHEW Mother MARIA Registry BURWOOD

DEATHS registered in the District of Sydney, at Burwood in the State of New South Wales by Kevin Francis McCarthy Assistant District Registrar 1. No. in Registrar: 215 2. Christian name and surname of deceased Edith May CAINES Occupation - 3. Sex and age Female 71 years 4. When and where died 4th February,1965 The Crescent Convalescent Hospital, Strathfield Usual residence 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield 5. Where born McDonaldtown, N.S.W. 6. Christian name and surname of father Matthew Shorter Occupation Removalist Christian name and maiden surname of mother Maria Dickinson If deceased was married 7. Where Sydney, N.S.W. At what age 20 years To whom Frederick Charles Robert Caines Conjugal status of deceased at time of death Married 8. Issue in order of birth (living and deceased). Ages of living issue to be entered Frederick C. 50 years Ronald C. 48 years Harold R. 45 years None deceased 9. Name, description and residence of informant Certified by:- F. Caines, Widower, 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield. 10. Cause of death I. (a) Carcinoma of stomach 6 months (b) Generaized arteriosclerosis 5 years (c) Chronic pyelonephritis 5 years II. Parkinson's disease 5 years By whom certified B.J. Pearson. Registered. 11. When and where buried or cremated: 5th February,1965 Rookwood Crematorium, Rookwood Undertaker or Superintendent by whom certified J.T. Field. Superintendent 12. Name and religion of Minister F.J. Rice. Church of England Names of witnesses to burial or cremation G. Sloanl Date of registration 10th February, 1965"

Death of a wifeMaria Jane DICKINSON
about 1935 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: SHORTER MARIA J 7983/1935  JOSEPH EMILY MARRICKVILLE
Marriage of a grandchildRonald Clarence CAINESGwendoline Olive CURRANView this family
about 1940 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 28261/1940  CAINES RONALD CLARENCE CURRAN GWENDOLINE OLIVE BURWOOD
Marriage of a grandchildFrederick Charles CAINESThelma Mary GREGORYView this family
May 10, 1941 (Age 82 years)
Citation details: 13896/1941 CAINES FREDERICK CHARLES GREGORY THELMA MARY BURWOOD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Beige Page 4
Marriage of a grandchildHarold Robert CAINESEsma Mildred CURRANView this family
about 1942 (Age 83 years)
Citation details: 28649/1942  CAINES HAROLD ROBERT CURRAN ESMA MILDRED BURWOOD
Death of a daughterEdith May SHORTER
February 4, 1965 (Age 106 years) Age: 71
Address: The Crescent Convalescent Hospital
Cause: Carcinoma of stomach, arteriosclerosis, Parkinsons disease
Citation details: 11214/1965 CAINES EDITH MAY MATTHEW MARIA BURWOOD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"DEATH 1965 BDM NSW 11214/1965 CAINES EDITH MAY Father MATTHEW Mother MARIA Registry BURWOOD

DEATHS registered in the District of Sydney, at Burwood in the State of New South Wales by Kevin Francis McCarthy Assistant District Registrar 1. No. in Registrar: 215 2. Christian name and surname of deceased Edith May CAINES Occupation - 3. Sex and age Female 71 years 4. When and where died 4th February,1965 The Crescent Convalescent Hospital, Strathfield Usual residence 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield 5. Where born McDonaldtown, N.S.W. 6. Christian name and surname of father Matthew Shorter Occupation Removalist Christian name and maiden surname of mother Maria Dickinson If deceased was married 7. Where Sydney, N.S.W. At what age 20 years To whom Frederick Charles Robert Caines Conjugal status of deceased at time of death Married 8. Issue in order of birth (living and deceased). Ages of living issue to be entered Frederick C. 50 years Ronald C. 48 years Harold R. 45 years None deceased 9. Name, description and residence of informant Certified by:- F. Caines, Widower, 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield. 10. Cause of death I. (a) Carcinoma of stomach 6 months (b) Generaized arteriosclerosis 5 years (c) Chronic pyelonephritis 5 years II. Parkinson's disease 5 years By whom certified B.J. Pearson. Registered. 11. When and where buried or cremated: 5th February,1965 Rookwood Crematorium, Rookwood Undertaker or Superintendent by whom certified J.T. Field. Superintendent 12. Name and religion of Minister F.J. Rice. Church of England Names of witnesses to burial or cremation G. Sloanl Date of registration 10th February, 1965"

and:

"Sydney Morning Herald 5 February, 1965 page 24 CAINES, Edith May. - February 4, 1965, at hospital, late of 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield, dearly loved wife of Fred and loved mother of Frederick, Ronald and Harold, fond mother-in-law of Thelma, Gwen and Esma, loved grandmother of Ron, Yvonne, Irene, Leigh, Patricia, David, Virginia, Helen, Betty and Julie, aged 71 years."

Cremation of a daughterEdith May SHORTER
February 5, 1965 (Age 106 years)
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"DEATH 1965 BDM NSW 11214/1965 CAINES EDITH MAY Father MATTHEW Mother MARIA Registry BURWOOD

DEATHS registered in the District of Sydney, at Burwood in the State of New South Wales by Kevin Francis McCarthy Assistant District Registrar 1. No. in Registrar: 215 2. Christian name and surname of deceased Edith May CAINES Occupation - 3. Sex and age Female 71 years 4. When and where died 4th February,1965 The Crescent Convalescent Hospital, Strathfield Usual residence 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield 5. Where born McDonaldtown, N.S.W. 6. Christian name and surname of father Matthew Shorter Occupation Removalist Christian name and maiden surname of mother Maria Dickinson If deceased was married 7. Where Sydney, N.S.W. At what age 20 years To whom Frederick Charles Robert Caines Conjugal status of deceased at time of death Married 8. Issue in order of birth (living and deceased). Ages of living issue to be entered Frederick C. 50 years Ronald C. 48 years Harold R. 45 years None deceased 9. Name, description and residence of informant Certified by:- F. Caines, Widower, 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield. 10. Cause of death I. (a) Carcinoma of stomach 6 months (b) Generaized arteriosclerosis 5 years (c) Chronic pyelonephritis 5 years II. Parkinson's disease 5 years By whom certified B.J. Pearson. Registered. 11. When and where buried or cremated: 5th February,1965 Rookwood Crematorium, Rookwood Undertaker or Superintendent by whom certified J.T. Field. Superintendent 12. Name and religion of Minister F.J. Rice. Church of England Names of witnesses to burial or cremation G. Sloanl Date of registration 10th February, 1965"

And:

"Sydney Morning Herald 5 February, 1965 page 24 CAINES, Edith May. - February 4, 1965, at hospital, late of 33 Coronation Parade, Enfield, dearly loved wife of Fred and loved mother of Frederick, Ronald and Harold, fond mother-in-law of Thelma, Gwen and Esma, loved grandmother of Ron, Yvonne, Irene, Leigh, Patricia, David, Virginia, Helen, Betty and Julie, aged 71 years.

CAINES. - The Relatives and Friends of the late EDITH MAY CAINES, of Enfield, are kindly invited to attend her Funeral ; to leave the West Chapel of the Metropolitan Funeral Home, Railway Parade, Burwood, This Day, after service commencing at 9.20 a.m., for Rookwood Crematorium. Parking at the rear of Funeral Home off Railway Parade. METROPOLITAN BURIAL and CREMATION SOCIETY, Railway Parade, Burwood 74-2178-9."

Death of a grandsonRonald Clarence CAINES
November 24, 1976 (Age 117 years)
Citation details: CAINES RONALD CLARENCE 28789/1976  FREDRICK CHARLES ROBERT ETHEL MAY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: CAINES Ronald Clarence Death notice 24NOV1976 Death Sydney Morning Herald 26NOV1976
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Family with Maria Jane DICKINSON - View this family
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Marriage: January 1, 1886Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
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BirthEmails - John Baird
Citation details: 30 October 2017
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"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"

MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2956/1886  SHORTER MATTHEW DICKINSON MARIA J NEWTOWN
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageEmails - John Baird
Citation details: 30 October 2017
Text:

In part:

"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"

OccupationEmails - John Baird
Citation details: 30 October 2010
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"BIRTHS REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA 26462 823 Date and place of birth of child 26th June 1893 Ascot Cottage James Street Enmore Name and whether present or not Edith May Present Sex Female Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace (1) Matthew Shorter (2) Engineer (3) 34 years (4) Coventry England Date and place of marriage- previous issue (1) 1st January 1886 Newtown (3) 3 Males 2 Females living Mother's name and maide surname, age and birthplace Maria Jane Dickinson (2) 32 years (3) Redfern Informant Maria Jane Shorter Mother Ascot Cottage James Street, Enmore Witnesses (1) - (2) Mrs Morgan (3) Mrs Birch Particulars of registration 25th July 1893"