Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

James “Jim” MUDFORDAge: 81 years18641946

Name
James “Jim” MUDFORD
Given names
James
Nickname
Jim
Surname
MUDFORD
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth May 27, 1864 42 38
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
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Citation details: 9676/1864 MUDFORD JAMES JOHN HARRIET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph MUDFORD
about 1866 (Age 19 months)
Note: It is believed that as he grew older Joseph moved to Midsomer Norton to live with his son Thomas.
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJoseph MUDFORD
January 12, 1866 (Age 19 months)
Death of a fatherJohn MUDFORD
July 29, 1866 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Burial of a fatherJohn MUDFORD
July 31, 1866 (Age 2 years)
Address: Plot 120
Cemetery: Mitchells Island General
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Mudford - John and Hughes - Thomas and Harriett
Mudford - John and Hughes - Thomas and Harriett

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

Marriage of a siblingGideon MUDFORDMary CAHILLView this family
May 7, 1874 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Internet search site.
Citation details: 1874/C792 Cahill Mary Mudford Gideon
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Marriage of a parentThomas HUGHESHarriett PATTENView this family
about 1874 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 2937/1874 HUGHES THOMAS MUDFORD HARRIETT MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Marriage of a siblingJosiah MUDFORDEliza Ann DOBBINSView this family
about 1877 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Citation details: 1367/1877 MUDFRED JOSIAH DOBBINS ELIZA A BALMAIN
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 25 March 1939, page 12
Marriage of a siblingWilliam John “Bill” MUDFORDAlice Kate LOTENView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 23, 1878 (Age 14 years)
Address: St. John's Church
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 200
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 3732/1878 MUDFORD WILLIAM JOHN LOLEN ALICE K MANNING RIVER
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Note: Note Misspelling of Alice's family name.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 674 and 861
Religious marriageFannie Bertha LOTENView this family
April 23, 1884 (Age 19 years)
Address: St. John's Church
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 5190/1884 MUDFORD JAMES SLOTM FANNY B WINGHAM
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Note the misspelling of Fanny's family name.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a son
#1
James Going MUDFORD
about 1885 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 22107/1885 MUDFORD JAMES G JAMES FANNIE B TAREE
Marriage of a parentRichard ATKINSONHarriett PATTENView this family
September 23, 1885 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 5281/1885 ATKINSON RICHARD HUGHES HARRIET TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1121
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Marriage of a siblingDavid MUDFORDLouisa KEMPView this family
September 22, 1886 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 5458/1886 MUDFORD DAVID EMP LOUISA TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a son
#2
William Samuel MUDFORD
December 21, 1886 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 23563/1887 MUDFORD WILLIAM S JAMES FANNIE B TAREE
Citation details: Email 8 Apr 2008
Text:

April 1916. Violet Harriet Cooper was the younger sister of my grandmother Elizabeth Victoria Cooper (born 13 Feb 1884 in Ryde, New South Wales). My grandmother married Ernest Wadsworth (born 3 May 1883 in Yorkshire, England) on 21 Apr 1908 in Enmore, New South Wales. Ernest and Elizabeth Wadsworth had only one child, my father, Arthur Ernest Wadsworth (born 30 Dec 1909 in Stanmore). I am the fourth child of Arthur Ernest Wadsworth and my full name is Ronald Neil Wadsworth.

Apart from myself, all the people mentioned above are deceased in the state of New South Wales.

William Samuel Mudford died 16 March 1959 in East Maitland. Violet Harriet Mudford (nee Cooper) died in 1974. Elizabeth Victoria Wadsworth (nee Cooper) died 15 Jan 1974 at Kogarah Hospital. Ernest Wadsworth died 20 Sep 1944 at Paddington. Arthur Ernest Wadsworth died 11 Sep 1992 at Kingsgrove.

Birth of a son
#3
Sydney Ernest MUDFORD
December 9, 1889 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 22940/1889 MUDFORD SYDNEY E JAMES FANNIE B TAREE
Birth of a son
#4
Herbert Richard MUDFORD
about 1891 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 33971/1891 MUDFORD HERBERT R JAMES FANNY B TAREE
Death of a motherHarriett PATTEN
December 7, 1891 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Citation details: 14394/1891 ATKINSON HARRIET UNKNOWN PATTEN UNKNOWN TAREE
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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Burial of a motherHarriett PATTEN
December 8, 1891 (Age 27 years)
Address: Anglican portion, plot 120
Cemetery: Mitchells Island
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Mudford - John and Hughes - Thomas and Harriett
Mudford - John and Hughes - Thomas and Harriett

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

Birth of a son
#5
Percy Clifford MUDFORD
September 24, 1892 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 34803/1892 MUDFORD PERCY C JAMES FANNIE B TAREE
Death of a brotherGideon MUDFORD
about 1892 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Note: A fairly good search of the NSW Deaths Index failed to find any relevant entry.
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has Gideon's DOD as 4 July 1890 on Mitchells Island.
Birth of a son
#6
Heber Wesley MUDFORD
July 24, 1897 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 26466/1897 MUDFORD HEBER W JAMES FANNIE B TAREE
Birth of a son
#7
Clarence Cecil MUDFORD
about 1899 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 35128/1899 MUDFORD CLARENCE C JAMES FANNY B TAREE
Marriage of a siblingSamuel MUDFORDElizabeth Anne AVERYView this family
about 1900 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 7178/1900 MUDFORD SAMUEL AVERY ELIZABETH A TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#8
Violet Minnie MUDFORD
March 23, 1902 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 17016/1902 MUDFORD VIOLET M JAMES FANNY B TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingDavid MUDFORDAda EGGINSView this family
February 22, 1903 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 5589/1903 MUDFORD DAVID EGGINS EMMA E BALMAIN SOUTH
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a daughter
#9
Fannie Bertha MUDFORD
December 1905 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 8216/1906 MUDFORD FANNIE B JAMES FANNIE B TAREE
Marriage of a childWilliam Samuel MUDFORDLillie V COOPERView this family
1908 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 1914/1908 MUDFORD WILLIAM S COOPER LILLIE V LIVERPOOL
Marriage of a siblingJosiah MUDFORDAda LATHAMView this family
July 19, 1913 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 11398/1913 MUDFORD JOSIAH LATHAM ADA RANDWICK
Marriage of a childHerbert Richard MUDFORDHelen Winifred MURRAYView this family
about 1915 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 13188/1915 MUDFORD HERBERT R MURRAY HELEN W TAREE
Marriage of a childJames Going MUDFORDHilda May Dickson PEEKView this family
about 1916 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 8163/1916 MUDFORD JAMES G PEEK HILDA M D PARRAMATTA
Marriage of a childWilliam Samuel MUDFORDViolet Harriet COOPERView this family
April 22, 1916 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 7808/1916 MUDFORD WILLIAM S COOPER VIOLET H TAREE
Citation details: Email 8 Apr 2008
Text:

William Samuel Mudford (born 21 Dec 1886) married Violet Harriet Cooper (born 1896 in Granville, New South Wales) on 22 April 1916. Violet Harriet Cooper was the younger sister of my grandmother Elizabeth Victoria Cooper (born 13 Feb 1884 in Ryde, New South Wales). My grandmother married Ernest Wadsworth (born 3 May 1883 in Yorkshire, England) on 21 Apr 1908 in Enmore, New South Wales. Ernest and Elizabeth Wadsworth had only one child, my father, Arthur Ernest Wadsworth (born 30 Dec 1909 in Stanmore). I am the fourth child of Arthur Ernest Wadsworth and my full name is Ronald Neil Wadsworth.

Apart from myself, all the people mentioned above are deceased in the state of New South Wales.

William Samuel Mudford died 16 March 1959 in East Maitland. Violet Harriet Mudford (nee Cooper) died in 1974. Elizabeth Victoria Wadsworth (nee Cooper) died 15 Jan 1974 at Kogarah Hospital. Ernest Wadsworth died 20 Sep 1944 at Paddington. Arthur Ernest Wadsworth died 11 Sep 1992 at Kingsgrove.

Note: Violet was the younger sister of William's first wife, Lilian (Lillie) who died in 1915.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Arthur Wesley D MUDFORD
about July 1916 (Age 52 years)
Note: Arthur was 2 months old at the time of his death on 20 September, 1916.
Death of a grandsonArthur Wesley D MUDFORD
September 20, 1916 (Age 52 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13186/1916 MUDFORD ARTHUR W D HERBERT R HELEN W TAREE
Mudford - Arthur Wesley and Helen Winifred
Mudford - Arthur Wesley and Helen Winifred

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

Birth of a grandson
#2
Clifton Hartley MUDFORD
October 11, 1918 (Age 54 years)

Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration in NSW.
Marriage of a childPercy Clifford MUDFORDVera May HARDYView this family
about 1919 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 15676/1919 MUDFORD PERCY C HARDY VERA M TAREE
Marriage of a childSydney Ernest MUDFORDGladys J RELFView this family
about 1920 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 19619/1920 MUDFORD SIDNEY RELF GLADYS J DUNGOG
Marriage of a childHeber Wesley MUDFORDElizabeth Ada “Dolly” HUGHESView this family
November 26, 1921 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 14665/1921 MUDFORD HEBER W HUGHES ELIZABETH A SYDNEY
Marriage of a childHerbert Richard MUDFORDHerminie Marie Lottie SAUZIERView this family
about 1924 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 9052/1924 MUDFORD HERBERT R SAUZIER HERMINIE M L TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn Andrew McCAFFREYViolet Minnie MUDFORDView this family
about 1924 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 13297/1924 MCCAFFREY JOHN A MUDFORD VIOLET M TAREE
Death of a brotherSamuel MUDFORD
February 8, 1925 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3499/1925 MUDFORD SAMUEL JOHN HARRIET TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Mavis Merle McCAFFREY
calculated July 1925 (Age 61 years)

Death of a sonJames Going MUDFORD
January 1, 1929 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 5327/1929 MUDFORD JAMES G JAMES FANNY TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a wifeFannie Bertha LOTEN
June 13, 1933 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10347/1933 MUDFORD FANNY B HEBER G KATHLEEN D TAREE
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Death of a brotherWilliam John “Bill” MUDFORD
October 13, 1934 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 22144/1934 MUDFORD WILLIAM J JOHN HARRIET TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 191
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 674 and 861
Occupation
Farmer
1936 (Age 71 years)
Publication: 1936
Marriage of a childClarence Cecil MUDFORDWilsie Alicia WILSONView this family
about 1937 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 17274/1937 MUDFORD CLARENCE CECIL WILSON WILSIE ALICIA SYDNEY
Death of a brotherJosiah MUDFORD
March 19, 1939 (Age 74 years)
Address: Ryde Hospital
Citation details: 2636/1939 MUDFORD JOSIAH JOHN HARRIET RYDE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 25 March 1939, page 12
Burial of a brotherJosiah MUDFORD
March 20, 1939 (Age 74 years)
Address: Sect: 16 2599
Cemetery: Waverley
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Death of a granddaughterMavis Merle McCAFFREY
January 2, 1940 (Age 75 years)

Death of a grandsonClifton Hartley MUDFORD
January 6, 1944 (Age 79 years)
Note: Was a POW whilst serving in the 2/30 Battalion, Australian Infantry.
Death January 20, 1946 (Age 81 years)
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6147/1946 MUDFORD JAMES JOHN CHARLOTTE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Burial
Address: Plot 118
Cemetery: Mitchells Island General
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Mudford - James and Fannie Bertha
Mudford - James and Fannie Bertha

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 25, 1845Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
3 years
elder sister
Sarah Ann MUDFORD
Birth: about 1848 26 22West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: before January 3, 1852Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
4 years
elder brother
sister
brother
elder brother
6 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
16 months
himself
Mother’s family with Thomas HUGHES - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: about 1874Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with Richard ATKINSON - View this family
step-father
Richard ATKINSON
Birth: about 1834Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 2, 1894Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
mother
Marriage: September 23, 1885Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Fannie Bertha LOTEN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 23, 1884Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
James Going MUDFORD
Birth: about 1885 20 23Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 1, 1929Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
3 years
son
Sydney Ernest MUDFORD
Birth: December 9, 1889 25 28Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 20, 1975New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
21 months
son
Percy Clifford MUDFORD
Birth: September 24, 1892 28 31Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 21, 1976Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
2 years
son
Clarence Cecil MUDFORD
Birth: about 1899 34 37Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 28, 1969Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter

BirthOther Than English
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 9676/1864 MUDFORD JAMES JOHN HARRIET MANNING RIVER
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
MarriageOther Than English
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 5190/1884 MUDFORD JAMES SLOTM FANNY B WINGHAM
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Note the misspelling of Fanny's family name.
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
MarriageWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
NameOther Than English
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathOther Than English
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6147/1946 MUDFORD JAMES JOHN CHARLOTTE TAREE
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
DeathWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialOxley Island, Mitchell's Island Scott's Creek Cemeteries - Burial Records
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007