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Bessie Blanche ALLENAge: 87 years18491936

Name
Bessie Blanche ALLEN
Given names
Bessie Blanche
Surname
ALLEN
Married name
Bessie Blanche BROCKWELL
Birth calculated 1849 35 35
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners' Inquests, 1821-1937
Citation details: Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923
Birth of a son
#1
Charles William BROCKWELL

Birth of a sisterRosina ALLEN
calculated 1851 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923
Immigration May 4, 1855 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923
Note: Benjamin, Clarissa and their children Clarissa, Alfred, Bessy and Rosina arrived on board the "Omega".
MarriageFrancis Sewel BROCKWELLView this family
about 1869 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
Text:

Name: Francis Sevel Brockwell Spouse Name: Bessie Blanche Allen Marriage Place: Victoria Registration Place: Victoria Registration Year: 1869 Registration Number: 4251

Birth of a son
#2
Francis Ernest BROCKWELL
about 1870 (Age 21 years)
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 son
#3
George Sewell BROCKWELL
calculated 1870 (Age 21 years)

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 daughter
#4
Clara BROCKWELL
about 1871 (Age 22 years)
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 daughter
#5
Blanche May BROCKWELL
May 31, 1875 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6
Bertha Isabel BROCKWELL
about 1877 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL BERTHA I 17637/1877 FRANCIS S BERRIE B WALLSEND
Birth of a son
#7
Walter Christopher BROCKWELL
about 1881 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL WALTER CHRISTOPHER 15850/1881 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCHE COPELAND
Death of a sonCharles William BROCKWELL
about 1881 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL CHARLES WILLIAM 7128/1881 FRANCIS S BESSIE B BARRINGTON
Birth of a daughter
#8
Susan Amelia BROCKWELL
about 1884 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL SUSAN A 19720/1884 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE B COPELAND
Birth of a son
#9
Henry BROCKWELL
about 1886 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL HENRY 21213/1886 FRANCIS BESSIE B COPELAND
Death of a husbandFrancis Sewel BROCKWELL
October 9, 1897 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL FRANCIS S 11470/1897 JAMES S SUSAN COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childWilliam Norman BRUYNBertha Isabel BROCKWELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 14, 1898 (Age 49 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.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Dorothy M BRUYN
about 1899 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: BRUYN DOROTHY M 29869/1899 WILLIAM N BERTHA I COPELAND
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Bessie A BRUYN
about 1901 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: BRUYN BESSIE A 21546/1901 WILLIAM N BERTHA I COPELAND
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Clarice Amelia BRUYN
about 1903 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: BRUYN CLARICE A 35660/1903 WILLIAM N BERTHA I WICKHAM
Marriage of a childFrancis Ernest BROCKWELLMary Victoria WEBECKView this family
about 1903 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 5873/1903 BROCKWELL FRANCIS E WEBECK MARY V COPELAND
Marriage of a childArchibald Thomas SIMPSONBlanche May BROCKWELLView this family
about 1903 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 4784/1903 SIMPSON ARCHIBALD R BROCKWELL BLANCH M WICKHAM
Death of a granddaughterBessie A BRUYN
April 8, 1903 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: BRUYN BESSIE A 6977/1903 WILLIAM N BERTHA I NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a granddaughterBessie A BRUYN
April 9, 1903 (Age 54 years)
Address: Section 37 Lot 80
Religion: Anglican
Bruyn - Bessie and William Charles
Bruyn - Bessie and William Charles

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

Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Isabell M SIMPSON
about 1904 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARCHIBALD THOMAS 21780/1878 HENRY MARGARET SCONE
Birth of a grandson
#5
William Charles BRUYN
about 1904 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: BRUYN WILLIAM C 38428/1904 WILLIAM N BERTHA I WICKHAM
Birth of a grandson
#6
Henry Francis SIMPSON
October 25, 1906 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON HENRY F 37168/1906 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#7
Walter BRUYN
about 1907 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: BRUYN WALTER 19772/1907 WILLIAM BERTHA WICKHAM
Marriage of a childWilliam John LYNESusan Amelia BROCKWELLView this family
about 1907 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 8294/1907 LYNF WILLIAM J BROCKWELL SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#8
Arthur E SIMPSON
about 1908 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARTHUR E 16646/1908 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#9
William Francis LYNE
about 1908 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: LYNE WILLIAM F 38374/1908 WILLIAM J SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#10
Jack Allan SIMPSON
about 1909 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON JACK A 27970/1909 ARCHIBALD T BLANCH M NEWCASTLE
Death of a grandsonWilliam Charles BRUYN
March 16, 1909 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: BRUYN WILLIAM C 3584/1909 WILLIAM BERTHA WALLSEND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a grandsonWilliam Charles BRUYN
March 28, 1909 (Age 60 years)
Address: Section 37 Lot 80
Religion: Anglican
Bruyn - Bessie and William Charles
Bruyn - Bessie and William Charles

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

Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Clare BRUYN
about 1910 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: BRUYN CLARE 9217/1910 WILLIAM N BERTHA I TAMWORTH
Birth of a grandson
#12
Clifford B LYNE
about 1910 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: LYNE CLIFFORD B 6552/1910 WILLIAM J SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Leila J SIMPSON
about 1911 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON LEILA J 18781/1911 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#14
Jack Neville BRUYN
about 1911 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: BRUYN JACK N 46043/1911 WILLIAM N BERTHA I TAMWORTH
Birth of a grandson
#15
Ronald G LYNE
about 1911 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: LYNE RONALD G 43305/1911 WILLIAM J SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#16
Athol Joseph “Beau” BRUYN
about 1913 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: BRUYN ATHOL J 50463/1913 WILLIAM N BERTHA I TAMWORTH
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Berenice LYNE
about 1913 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: LYNE BERENICE 22083/1913 WILLIAM J SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#18
Bessie H BROCKWELL
about 1913 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL BESSIE H 46163/1913 HENRY HELEN WARATAH
Marriage of a childHenry BROCKWELLHelen RICHARDSView this family
about 1913 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 8053/1913 BROCKWELL HENRY RICHARDS HELEN WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a grandson
#19
Archibald T SIMPSON
about 1914 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARCHIBALD T 9136/1914 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NUNDLE
Birth of a grandson
#20
Henry A BROCKWELL
about 1914 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL HENRY A 45387/1914 HENRY HELEN WARATAH
Birth of a granddaughter
#21
Loris Evelyn BRUYN
about 1915 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: BRUYN LORIS E 36958/1915 WILLIAM N BERTHA I TAMWORTH
Birth of a grandson
#22
Albert L LYNE
about 1915 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: LYNE ALBERT L 24811/1915 WILLIAM J SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Death of a grandsonAlbert L LYNE
about 1915 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: LYNE ALBERT L 7949/1915 WILLIAM J SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Death of a granddaughterBessie H BROCKWELL
November 12, 1915 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL BESSIE H 16927/1915 HENRY HELEN NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a granddaughterBessie H BROCKWELL
November 13, 1915 (Age 66 years)
Address: Anglican_1 Section 35 Lot 73
Religion: Anglican
Brockwell - Bessie and Helen
Brockwell - Bessie and Helen

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

Death of a sonGeorge Sewell BROCKWELL
October 10, 1934 (Age 85 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL GEORGE S 20328/1934 FRANCIS S BESSIE B NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a sonGeorge Sewell BROCKWELL
October 11, 1934 (Age 85 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.

Residence 1936 (Age 87 years)
Address: Corlette Street
Citation details: Saturday 15 February 1936, page 18
Death January 29, 1936 (Age 87 years)
Address: District Hospital
Cause of death: 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 January 30, 1936 (1 day after death)
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.

Inquest February 14, 1936 (16 days after death)
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners' Inquests, 1821-1937
Brockwell - Bessie Blanche - Inquest
Brockwell - Bessie Blanche - Inquest

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Citation details: Saturday 15 February 1936, page 18
Note: Cause of death was "hypostatic pneumonia and senility probably accelerated by a fracture of leg accidently received".
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
herself
3 years
younger sister
Family with Francis Sewel BROCKWELL - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1869Victoria, Australia
2 years
son
1 year
son
George Sewell BROCKWELL
Birth: calculated 1870 27 21
Death: October 10, 1934Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Clara BROCKWELL
Birth: about 1871 28 22Chiltern, Victoria, Australia
Death: about 1955Islington, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
son
daughter
5 years
son
Walter Christopher BROCKWELL
Birth: about 1881 38 32Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1966Hamilton, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
3 years
son

BirthInquest - Brockwell - Bessie Blanche
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners' Inquests, 1821-1937
BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923
MarriageWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
Text:

Name: Francis Sevel Brockwell Spouse Name: Bessie Blanche Allen Marriage Place: Victoria Registration Place: Victoria Registration Year: 1869 Registration Number: 4251

ResidenceNewspaper - Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate
Citation details: Saturday 15 February 1936, page 18
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: BROCKWELL BESSIE BLANCHE 2874/1936 BENJAMIN CLARISSA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathInquest - Brockwell - Bessie Blanche
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners' Inquests, 1821-1937
DeathNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
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.

DeathHeadstone - Brockwell - George Sewell, Bessie Blanche and Francis E
BurialSandgate Cemetery Trust
Text:

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

InquestInquest - Brockwell - Bessie Blanche
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners' Inquests, 1821-1937
Brockwell - Bessie Blanche - Inquest
Brockwell - Bessie Blanche - Inquest

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au