Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Francis Ernest BROCKWELLAge: 72 years18701942

Name
Francis Ernest BROCKWELL
Given names
Francis Ernest
Surname
BROCKWELL
Birth about 1870 27 21
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

NAME: George Sevell Brockwell MOTHER: Bessy Blanc Allen FATHER: Francis Brockwell BIRTH: Abt 1870 - Indigo, Victoria CIVIL: 1870 - Victoria, Australia

Birth of a brotherGeorge Sewell BROCKWELL
calculated 1870

Note: The headstone for George is inscribed that he was 64 years of age at the time of his death in 1934.
Birth of a sisterClara BROCKWELL
about 1871 (Age 12 months)
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

NAME: Clara Brockwell MOTHER: Bessy Blanche Allen FATHER: Francis Suel Brockwell BIRTH: Abt 1871 - Chiltern, Victoria CIVIL: 1871 - Victoria, Australia

Birth of a sisterBlanche May BROCKWELL
May 31, 1875 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a sisterBertha Isabel BROCKWELL
about 1877 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL BERTHA I 17637/1877 FRANCIS S BERRIE B WALLSEND
Birth of a brotherWalter Christopher BROCKWELL
about 1881 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL WALTER CHRISTOPHER 15850/1881 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCHE COPELAND
Death of a brotherCharles William BROCKWELL
about 1881 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL CHARLES WILLIAM 7128/1881 FRANCIS S BESSIE B BARRINGTON
Birth of a sisterSusan Amelia BROCKWELL
about 1884 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL SUSAN A 19720/1884 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE B COPELAND
Birth of a brotherHenry BROCKWELL
about 1886 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL HENRY 21213/1886 FRANCIS BESSIE B COPELAND
Death of a paternal grandmotherSusannah “Susan”
May 17, 1892 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL SUSANNAH 4660/1892 JAMES UNKNOWN COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a fatherFrancis Sewel BROCKWELL
October 9, 1897 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL FRANCIS S 11470/1897 JAMES S SUSAN COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Number of childrenMary Victoria WEBECKView this family
???

Note: Unknown. I am unable to find any relevant birth registrations in NSW.
MarriageWilliam Norman BRUYNBertha Isabel BROCKWELLView this family
December 14, 1898 (Age 28 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Norman BRUYNBertha Isabel BROCKWELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 14, 1898 (Age 28 years)
Address: At the residence of Bertha's Mother.
Citation details: 7669/1898 BRUYN WILLIAM N BROCKWELL BERTHA S COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Tuesday 20 December 1898, page 2
Note: The newspaper article has this wedding occurring on the 4th.
MarriageMary Victoria WEBECKView this family
about 1903 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 5873/1903 BROCKWELL FRANCIS E WEBECK MARY V COPELAND
Marriage of a siblingArchibald Thomas SIMPSONBlanche May BROCKWELLView this family
about 1903 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 4784/1903 SIMPSON ARCHIBALD R BROCKWELL BLANCH M WICKHAM
Marriage of a siblingWilliam John LYNESusan Amelia BROCKWELLView this family
about 1907 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 8294/1907 LYNF WILLIAM J BROCKWELL SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a siblingHenry BROCKWELLHelen RICHARDSView this family
about 1913 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 8053/1913 BROCKWELL HENRY RICHARDS HELEN WEST MAITLAND
Death of a brotherGeorge Sewell BROCKWELL
October 10, 1934 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL GEORGE S 20328/1934 FRANCIS S BESSIE B NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a brotherGeorge Sewell BROCKWELL
October 11, 1934 (Age 64 years)
Address: Anglican_2 Section 131 Lot 40
Religion: Anglican
Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E
Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.


Brockwell - Family Grave
Brockwell - Family Grave

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.

Death of a motherBessie Blanche ALLEN
January 29, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Address: District Hospital
Cause: Hypostatic pneumonia and senility
Citation details: BROCKWELL BESSIE BLANCHE 2874/1936 BENJAMIN CLARISSA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners' Inquests, 1821-1937
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Tuesday 4 February 1936, page 2
Brockwell - Bessie Blanche - Obituary
Brockwell - Bessie Blanche - Obituary

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Burial of a motherBessie Blanche ALLEN
January 30, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Address: Anglican_2 Section 131 Lot 42
Religion: Anglican
Text:

Brockwell Bessie Blanch 1936-01-30 ANGLICAN_2 131 42 151.706770285 -32.867400857

Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E
Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.


Brockwell - Family Grave
Brockwell - Family Grave

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.

Death of a wifeMary Victoria WEBECK
August 25, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Address: At her home
Citation details: BROCKWELL MARY VICTORIA 13147/1936 WILLIAM ANN GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Tuesday 1 September 1936, page 2
Burial of a wifeMary Victoria WEBECK
August 27, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Tuesday 1 September 1936, page 2
Brockwell - Mary Victoria
Brockwell - Mary Victoria

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

Occupation
Post Master
between 1895 and 1936 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Tuesday 1 September 1936, page 2
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1905 - 1954
Citation details: Friday 18 September 1936, page 2
Presentation
On retirement as Postmaster
October 24, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Friday 30 October 1936, page 2
Brockwell - F E - Presentation
Brockwell - F E - Presentation

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Death October 24, 1942 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL FRANCIS ERNEST 30904/1942 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCH WICKHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial October 25, 1942 (1 day after death)
Address: Anglican _2 Section 131 Lot 40
Religion: Anglican
Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E
Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.


Brockwell - Family Grave
Brockwell - Family Grave

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1869Victoria, Australia
2 years
himself
1 year
twin brother
George Sewell BROCKWELL
Birth: calculated 1870 27 21
Death: October 10, 1934Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Clara BROCKWELL
Birth: about 1871 28 22Chiltern, Victoria, Australia
Death: about 1955Islington, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
brother
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
Walter Christopher BROCKWELL
Birth: about 1881 38 32Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1966Hamilton, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Family with Mary Victoria WEBECK - View this family
himself
wife
Mary Victoria WEBECK
Birth: about 1882 32 22Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 25, 1936Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1903Copeland, New South Wales, Australia

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

NAME: George Sevell Brockwell MOTHER: Bessy Blanc Allen FATHER: Francis Brockwell BIRTH: Abt 1870 - Indigo, Victoria CIVIL: 1870 - Victoria, Australia

MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5873/1903 BROCKWELL FRANCIS E WEBECK MARY V COPELAND
OccupationObituary - Brockwell - Mary Victoria
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Tuesday 1 September 1936, page 2
OccupationNewspaper - The Gloucester Advocate
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1905 - 1954
Citation details: Friday 18 September 1936, page 2
PresentationNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Friday 30 October 1936, page 2
Brockwell - F E - Presentation
Brockwell - F E - Presentation

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: BROCKWELL FRANCIS ERNEST 30904/1942 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCH WICKHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E
BurialSandgate Cemetery Trust