Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Joseph Davis ROWSELLAge: 75 years18741949

Name
Joseph Davis ROWSELL
Given names
Joseph Davis
Surname
ROWSELL
Birth May 2, 1874 44 36
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Citation details: ROWSELL JOSEPH DAVIS 17845/1874 WILLIAM SARAH PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a sisterEvelyn Mary ROWSELL
April 10, 1876 (Age 23 months)
Citation details: ROWSELL EVELYN MARY 18871/1876 WILLIAM SARAH CHURCHILL PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a brotherPercy John ROWSELL
April 25, 1877 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL PERCY J 19239/1877 WILLIAM SARAH PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a brotherRobert Churchill “Albert” ROWSELL
July 19, 1878 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ROBERT CHURCHILL 20683/1878 WILLIAM SARAH PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a brotherEugene Harold ROWSELL
May 9, 1880 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL EUGENE HAROLD 22787/1880 WILLIAM SARAH PORT MACQUARIE
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Death of a maternal grandmotherAnne NIXON
about 1883 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL ANN 8433/1883 AGE 65 YEARS DIED TELEGRAPH POINT PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Henry ROWSELLMary Jane WEBBERView this family
December 14, 1887 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 5249/1887 ROWSELL GEORGE H WEBBER MARY J PORT MACQUARIE
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Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
Publication: Macleay Argus (Kempsey, NSW : 1885 - 1907; 1909 - 1910; 1912 - 1913; 1915 - 1916; 1918 - 1954), Friday 3 August 1951, page 7
Marriage of a siblingCharles THOMPSONEliza ROWSELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 24, 1889 (Age 15 years)
Address: St. Thomas'
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 6276/1890 THOMPSON CHARLES ROWSELL ELIZA PORT MACQUARIE
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Marriage of a siblingJames Joseph McCUEClara Ann ROWSELLView this family
June 9, 1890 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 6287/1890 MCCUE JAMES J ROWSELL CLARA A PORT MACQUARIE
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Marriage of a siblingErnest Robert ROWSELLOlena CHELMANView this family
May 20, 1896 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 3292/1896 ROWSELL ERNEST CHELMAN OLENA KEMPSEY
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Marriage of a siblingAlfred Edwin ROWSELLIda Isabella WEBBERView this family
March 17, 1897 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 1790/1897 ROWSELL ALFRED E WEBBER IDA J PORT MACQUARIE
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Marriage of a siblingFrederick William ROWSELLLetitia Ann CHURCHILLView this family
November 2, 1898 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 7458/1898 ROWSELL FREDERICK W CHURCHILL LETITIA A BOWRAVILLE
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Religious marriageChristina CHELMANView this family
April 3, 1900 (Age 25 years)
Address: St. James' Church
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 4571/1900 ROWSELL JOSEPH D CHELMAN CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Death of a motherSarah CHURCHILL
August 5, 1900 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL SARAH 10257/1900 JOHN ANN PORT MACQUARIE
Burial of a motherSarah CHURCHILL
August 6, 1900 (Age 26 years)
Cemetery: Telegraph Point General
Rowsell - Sarah
Rowsell - Sarah

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Birth of a daughter
#1
Estella ROWSELL
March 4, 1901 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ESTELLA 16050/1901 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a daughter
#2
Mysophia Amelia ROWSELL
about 1902 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL MYSOPHIA A 25461/1902 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a brotherErnest Robert ROWSELL
December 16, 1903 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ERNEST 12784/1903 WILLIAM SARAH SYDNEY
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Death of a fatherWilliam Henry ROWSELL
December 29, 1903 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL WILLIAM H 15418/1903 PORT MACQUARIE
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Burial of a fatherWilliam Henry ROWSELL
December 30, 1903 (Age 29 years)
Cemetery: Telegraph Point General
Rowsell - William H
Rowsell - William H

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Marriage of a siblingWilliam MOONEYEvelyn Mary ROWSELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 9, 1904 (Age 29 years)
Address: St. Phillip's
Citation details: 2835/1904 MOONEY WILLIAM ROWSELL EVELYN M SYDNEY
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Birth of a daughter
#3
Thelma Mary Daphne ROWSELL
November 22, 1904 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 6958/1905 ROWSELL THELMA D JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a daughter
#4
Josephine Dulcie ROWSELL
September 10, 1906 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL JOSEPHINE D 38256/1906 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Marriage of a siblingEugene Harold ROWSELLElsie Alma RYANView this family
July 1, 1908 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 8783/1908 ROWSELL EUGENE H RYAN ELSIE A PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a daughter
#5
Daisy Maud ROWSELL
July 13, 1908 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL DAISY M 28764/1908 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Marriage of a siblingRobert Churchill “Albert” ROWSELLHilda Mary RILEYView this family
May 5, 1909 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 4974/1909 ROWSELL ALBERT C RILEY HILDA M KEMPSEY
Birth of a daughter
#6
Christabel Phyllis ROWSELL
June 8, 1910 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL CHRISTABEL P 30929/1910 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Marriage of a siblingPercy John ROWSELLCatherine Winifred CARNEYView this family
May 21, 1911 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 13383/1911 ROWSELL PERCY J CARNEY CATHERINE W KEMPSEY
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Birth of a daughter
#7
Dacia May ROWSELL
March 26, 1912 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL DACIA M 20963/1912 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Death of a daughterDaisy Maud ROWSELL
April 14, 1912 (Age 37 years)
Cause: Pneumonia, convulsions and inflammation of the bowel
Citation details: ROWSELL DAISY M 6280/1912 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA KEMPSEY
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Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
Note: The headstone for Daisy is inscribed with her DOD as the 18th April.
Burial of a daughterDaisy Maud ROWSELL
April 15, 1912 (Age 37 years)
Cemetery: Telegraph Point General
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
Rowsell - Daisy Maud
Rowsell - Daisy Maud

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ResidenceChristina CHELMANView this family
1912 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
ResidenceChristina CHELMANView this family
1912 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
Birth of a daughter
#8
Ailsa Chelman ROWSELL
February 22, 1914 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL Ailsa Chelman 9777/1914 Joseph Davis Christina The Hastings and The Macleay
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There is also this reference:

ROWSELL AILSA C 9777/1914 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE

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Birth of a daughter
#9
Zita ROWSELL
December 17, 1916 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ZITA 51015/1916 JOSEPH D CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a daughter
#10
Audrey Norma ROWSELL
October 30, 1918 (Age 44 years)
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Birth of a daughter
#11
Heather Joan ROWSELL
May 25, 1920 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childEli James SONTEREstella ROWSELLView this family
June 24, 1920 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 8941/1920 SONTER ELI J ROWSELL ESTELLA PORT MACQUARIE
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Birth of a son
#12
Joseph Dallas “Dal” ROWSELL
January 20, 1922 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a son
#13
Ernest Lyal “Ernie” ROWSELL
April 5, 1926 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Claude Russell TURNERMysophia Amelia ROWSELLView this family
May 17, 1926 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 6318/1926 TURNER WILLIAM C R ROWSELL SOPHIA A NORTH SYDNEY
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Marriage of a childHarold GOODSONThelma Mary Daphne ROWSELLView this family
about 1927 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 11618/1927 GOODSON HAROLD ROWSELL THELMA M D NORTH SYDNEY
Marriage of a childRaymond Herbert “Tim” ATKINSONChristabel Phyllis ROWSELLView this family
March 29, 1928 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 9575/1928 ATKINSON RAYMOND H ROWSELL CHRISTABEL P BURWOOD
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Death of a brotherAlfred Edwin ROWSELL
October 29, 1934 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ALFRED E 21339/1934 WILLIAM SARAH KEMPSEY
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Marriage of a childElwin Lloyd ROSENBAUMDacia May ROWSELLView this family
January 5, 1935 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 2775/1935 ROSENBAUM ELWIN L ROWSELL DACIA M KEMPSEY
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Marriage of a childJohn Joseph “Jack” CANNANEJosephine Dulcie ROWSELLView this family
January 26, 1935 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 1057/1935 CANNANE JOHN J ROWSELL JOSEPHINE D ROCKDALE
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Citation details: 2 September 2018
Text:

In part:

"... He married [...] on 26 Jan 1935 & had 5 children."

Marriage of a childMichael CROFTAilsa Chelman ROWSELLView this family
July 2, 1937 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 1937 C3082 Michael Croft Ailsa Chelman Rowsell
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Marriage of a childJohn Charles MAVINAudrey Norma ROWSELLView this family
about 1937 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 10315/1937 MAVIN JOHN CHARLES ROWSELL AUDREY NORMA PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a sisterClara Ann ROWSELL
September 23, 1937 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: MCCUE CLARA ANN 18329/1937 WILLIAM SARAH PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a childJohn Joseph TYRELLThelma Mary Daphne ROWSELLView this family
September 27, 1941 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 23597/1941 TYRRELL JOHN JOSEPH ROWSELL THELMA MARY DAPHNE PETERSHAM
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There is also this entry with the same reference number:

23597/1941 TYRRELL JOHN JOSEPH GODSON THELMA MARY DAPHNE PETERSHAM

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Marriage of a childJoseph Dallas “Dal” ROWSELLMargaret Isabel LOTTView this family
September 26, 1942 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 28746/1942 ROWSELL JOSEPH DALLAS LOTT MARGARET ISABEL CANTERBURY
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Marriage of a childHarold Vincent McDONALDHeather Joan ROWSELLView this family
April 1, 1944 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 11198/1944 MCDONALD HAROLD VINCENT ROWSELL HEATHER JOAN NEWTOWN
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Marriage of a childJames William “Jim” ABSALOMThelma Mary Daphne ROWSELLView this family
about 1945 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 7317/1945 ABSALOM JAMES WILLIAM ROWSELL THELMA MARY DAPHNE ASHFIELD
Text:

And also this entry with the same reference number:

7317/1945 ABSALOM JAMES WILLIAM GOODSON THELMA MARY DAPHNE ASHFIELD

Death of a brotherJames Charles ROWSELL
April 20, 1948 (Age 73 years)
Address: Grafton Base Hospital
Citation details: ROWSELL JAMES CHARLES 10395/1948 WILLIAM HENRY SARAH GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Friday 7 May 1948, page 2
Burial of a brotherJames Charles ROWSELL
April 21, 1948 (Age 73 years)
Cemetery: Grafton Gneral
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Friday 7 May 1948, page 2
Rowsell - J C
Rowsell - J C

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Residence 1948 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Friday 7 May 1948, page 2
Birth of a grandson
#1
Raymond CANNANE
1949 (Age 74 years)

Citation details: 5 September 2019
Text:

In part:

"The youngest one died in a road accident when he was 38, he’d married, divorced & had no children."

Citation details: 7 September 2019
Text:

In part:

"was born in 1949"

Death October 11, 1949 (Age 75 years)
Address: Grant Street
Citation details: ROWSELL JOSEPH DAVIS 29545/1949 WILLIAM SARAH ANN PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial
Cemetery: Telegraph Point General
Religion: Church of England
Rowsell - Joseph Davis
Rowsell - Joseph Davis

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 27, 1859Rollands Plains, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
1 year
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
20 months
elder brother
James Charles ROWSELL
Birth: August 20, 1866 36 29Telegraph Point, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 20, 1948Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder brother
22 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
21 months
himself
23 months
younger sister
1 year
younger brother
15 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
Eugene Harold ROWSELL
Birth: May 9, 1880 50 42Telegraph Point, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 7, 1950Leichhardt, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Christina CHELMAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 3, 1900Telegraph Point, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
daughter
Estella ROWSELL
Birth: March 4, 1901 26 19Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 9, 1982Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
daughter
Mysophia Amelia ROWSELL
Birth: about 1902 27 20Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 30, 1954Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
22 months
daughter
22 months
daughter
Daisy Maud ROWSELL
Birth: July 13, 1908 34 26Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 14, 1912Kempsey, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
Christabel Phyllis ROWSELL
Birth: June 8, 1910 36 28Cooperabung, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 19, 1997Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
daughter
23 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
Zita ROWSELL
Birth: December 17, 1916 42 35Telegraph Point, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 5, 2001
22 months
daughter
19 months
daughter
20 months
son
4 years
son
Ernest Lyal “Ernie” ROWSELL
Birth: April 5, 1926 51 44Kempsey, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 31, 2006New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private

BirthRowsell Family History
Quality of data: questionable evidence
BirthR - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: ROWSELL JOSEPH DAVIS 17845/1874 WILLIAM SARAH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageR - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4571/1900 ROWSELL JOSEPH D CHELMAN CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageRowsell Family History
ResidenceObituary - Rowsell - Daisy Maud
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
ResidenceObituary - Rowsell - Daisy Maud
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Saturday 20 April 1912, page 4
ResidenceObituary - Rowsell - James Charles
Publication: Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate (NSW : 1882 - 1950), Friday 7 May 1948, page 2
DeathR - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: ROWSELL JOSEPH DAVIS 29545/1949 WILLIAM SARAH ANN PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Rowsell - Joseph Davis
DeathRowsell Family History
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialRowsell Family History