Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Blanche May BROCKWELLAge: 88 years18751963

Name
Blanche May BROCKWELL
Given names
Blanche May
Surname
BROCKWELL
Married name
Blanche May SIMPSON
Birth May 31, 1875 32 26

Birth of a sisterBertha Isabel BROCKWELL
about 1877 (Age 19 months)
Citation details: BROCKWELL BERTHA I 17637/1877 FRANCIS S BERRIE B WALLSEND
Birth of a brotherWalter Christopher BROCKWELL
about 1881 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL WALTER CHRISTOPHER 15850/1881 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCHE COPELAND
Death of a brotherCharles William BROCKWELL
about 1881 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL CHARLES WILLIAM 7128/1881 FRANCIS S BESSIE B BARRINGTON
Birth of a sisterSusan Amelia BROCKWELL
about 1884 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL SUSAN A 19720/1884 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE B COPELAND
Birth of a brotherHenry BROCKWELL
about 1886 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL HENRY 21213/1886 FRANCIS BESSIE B COPELAND
Death of a paternal grandmotherSusannah “Susan”
May 17, 1892 (Age 16 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 22 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL FRANCIS S 11470/1897 JAMES S SUSAN COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Norman BRUYNBertha Isabel BROCKWELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 14, 1898 (Age 23 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.
MarriageArchibald Thomas SIMPSONView this family
about 1903 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 4784/1903 SIMPSON ARCHIBALD R BROCKWELL BLANCH M WICKHAM
Marriage of a siblingFrancis Ernest BROCKWELLMary Victoria WEBECKView this family
about 1903 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 5873/1903 BROCKWELL FRANCIS E WEBECK MARY V COPELAND
Birth of a daughter
#1
Isabell M SIMPSON
about 1904 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARCHIBALD THOMAS 21780/1878 HENRY MARGARET SCONE
Birth of a son
#2
Henry Francis SIMPSON
October 25, 1906 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON HENRY F 37168/1906 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingWilliam John LYNESusan Amelia BROCKWELLView this family
about 1907 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 8294/1907 LYNF WILLIAM J BROCKWELL SUSAN A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a son
#3
Arthur E SIMPSON
about 1908 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARTHUR E 16646/1908 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NEWCASTLE
Birth of a son
#4
Jack Allan SIMPSON
about 1909 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON JACK A 27970/1909 ARCHIBALD T BLANCH M NEWCASTLE
Birth of a daughter
#5
Leila J SIMPSON
about 1911 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON LEILA J 18781/1911 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a siblingHenry BROCKWELLHelen RICHARDSView this family
about 1913 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 8053/1913 BROCKWELL HENRY RICHARDS HELEN WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a son
#6
Archibald T SIMPSON
about 1914 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARCHIBALD T 9136/1914 ARCHIBALD T BLANCHE M NUNDLE
Death of a brotherGeorge Sewell BROCKWELL
October 10, 1934 (Age 59 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 59 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

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Brockwell - Family Grave
Brockwell - Family Grave

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Death of a motherBessie Blanche ALLEN
January 29, 1936 (Age 60 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

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Burial of a motherBessie Blanche ALLEN
January 30, 1936 (Age 60 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

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Brockwell - Family Grave
Brockwell - Family Grave

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Death of a brotherFrancis Ernest BROCKWELL
October 24, 1942 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL FRANCIS ERNEST 30904/1942 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCH WICKHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a brotherFrancis Ernest BROCKWELL
October 25, 1942 (Age 67 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 husbandArchibald Thomas SIMPSON
July 20, 1952 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON ARCHIBALD THOMAS 25272/1952 HENRY MARGARET TAMWORTH
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The headstone for Archibald is incorrectly inscribed with his DoD as 11.7.1952.
Death of a sisterClara BROCKWELL
about 1955 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: BROCKWELL CLARA 31600/1955 FRANCIS BESSIE ISLINGTON
Death August 18, 1963 (Age 88 years)
Citation details: SIMPSON BLANCHE MAY 24668/1963 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCHE NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The headstone for Blanche is inscribed with her DoD as 11 July 1963.
Burial
Address: Row T3
Religion: Anglican
Simpson - Archibald T, Blanch M and Henry F
Simpson - Archibald T, Blanch M and Henry F

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1869Victoria, Australia
2 years
elder brother
1 year
elder brother
George Sewell BROCKWELL
Birth: calculated 1870 27 21
Death: October 10, 1934Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Clara BROCKWELL
Birth: about 1871 28 22Chiltern, Victoria, Australia
Death: about 1955Islington, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
herself
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 Archibald Thomas SIMPSON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1903Wickham, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
Henry Francis SIMPSON
Birth: October 25, 1906 27 31Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 31, 1969Hamilton, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
2 years
son
Jack Allan SIMPSON
Birth: about 1909 30 33Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1979New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
4 years
son

BirthHeadstone - Simpson - Archibald T, Blanch M and Henry F
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4784/1903 SIMPSON ARCHIBALD R BROCKWELL BLANCH M WICKHAM
DeathHeadstone - Simpson - Archibald T, Blanch M and Henry F
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: SIMPSON BLANCHE MAY 24668/1963 FRANCIS SEWELL BESSIE BLANCHE NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
BurialWeb Site - Australian Cemeteries Index