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Matilda ARGENTAge: 71 years18521924

Name
Matilda ARGENT
Given names
Matilda
Surname
ARGENT
Married name
Matilda CHURCHILL
Birth December 15, 1852 25 23
Immigration August 3, 1855 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Allen Argent Birth Year: abt 1827 Age: 28 Arrival date: 1 Aug 1855 Vessel Name: Lloyds Origin Location: Clapham, Surrey, England

Note: Allen and Emma Argent and their children Rebecca and Matilda arrive on board the "Lloyds" as assisted migrants.
Birth of a brotherWilliam A ARGENT
about 1856 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: ARGENT WILLIAM A 7225/1856 ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Text:

There is also this reference:

ARGENT WILLIAM A 913/1856 V1856913 44A ALLEN EMMA

Birth of a brotherJoseph ARGENT
about 1858 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: ARGENT JOSEPH 11257/1858 ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Text:

There is also this reference:

ARGENT JOSEPH 1085/1858 V18581085 44A ALLAN EMMA

Birth of a sisterSusanna Eliza ARGENT
about 1860 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: ARGENT SUSANNA E 11294/1860 ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Text:

There is also this reference which may be relevant:

ARGENT SUSANNA E 1212/1880 V18801212 44A ALLEN EMMA

Birth of a sisterIsabella ARGENT
about 1862 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: ARGENT ISABELLA 12608/1862 ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Text:

There is also this reference which may be relevant:

ARGENT ISABELLA 1299/1888 V18881299 44A ALLEN EMMA

Birth of a brotherJohn ARGENT
about 1863 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 12613/1863 ARGENT JOHN ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a sisterPhoebe ARGENT
about 1865 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 14108/1865 ARGENT PHOEBE ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a sisterIsabella ARGENT
about 1865 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: ARGENT ISABELLA 5629/1865 ALLAN EMMA M PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a sisterEmily Jane ARGENT
about 1867 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: ARGENT EMILY J 15056/1867 ALLAN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a brotherHepzibah ARGENT
about 1869 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: ARGENT HEPZIBAH 16947/1869 ALLEN EMMA PORT MACQUARIE
MarriageCharles CHURCHILLView this family
June 21, 1870 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 3240/1870 CHURCHILL CHARLES ARGENT MATILDA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#1
Laura Rebecca CHURCHILL
about 1872 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL LAURA R 11910/1872 CHARLES MATILDA MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a sisterMary Jane ARGENT
about 1872 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: ARGENT MARY J 11810/1872 ALLAN EMMA MACLEAY RIVER
Marriage of a siblingFrank GRACERebecca ARGENTView this family
about 1872 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 2488/1872 GRACE FRANK ARGENT REBECCA MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#2
Letitia Ann CHURCHILL
April 3, 1874 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL LETITIA ANN 6494/1874 CHARLES MATILDA ARMIDALE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Louisa Jane CHURCHILL
about 1876 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL LOUISA I 7091/1876 CHARLES MATILDA ARMIDALE
Birth of a sisterEmma ARGENT
about 1876 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: ARGENT EMMA 13901/1876 ALLAN EMMA NAMBUCCA RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#4
Agnes Emma CHURCHILL
about 1878 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL AGNES E 15337/1878 CHARLES MATILDA NAMBUCCA RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJohn Thomas AINSWORTHSusanna Eliza ARGENTView this family
about 1879 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 3585/1879 AINSWORTH JUO THO ARGENT SUSANNAH ELIZA MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#5
Lila Lavinia May CHURCHILL
about 1881 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL LILA LAVINIA M 19738/1881 CHARLES MATILDA NAMBUCCA RIVER
Marriage of a siblingEdward James BALLARDPhoebe ARGENTView this family
about 1882 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 5188/1882 BALLARD EDWARD JAMES ARGENT PHOEBE NAMBUCCA
Birth of a son
#6
George Randolph CHURCHILL
about 1883 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL GEORGE R 22127/1883 CHARLES MATILDA NAMBUCCA RIVER
Birth of a son
#7
Charles Spencer Allen CHURCHILL
about 1885 (Age 32 years)
Marriage of a siblingAmos Wiseman BALLARDEmily Jane ARGENTView this family
about 1886 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 5871/1886 BALLARD AMOS W ARGENT EMILY JANE NAMBUCCA RIVER
Death of a sonGeorge Randolph CHURCHILL
about 1886 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL GEORGE R 11060/1886 CHARLES MATILDA NAMBUCCA RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#8
Clara E CHURCHILL
about 1890 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL CLARA E 23516/1890 CHARLES MATILDA NAMBUCCA
Marriage of a childLewis Wiseman BALLARDLaura Rebecca CHURCHILLView this family
about 1890 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 2410/1890 BALLARD LEWIS W CHURCHILL LAURA R BELLINGEN
Marriage of a siblingJohn ARGENTEmma Louisa SCRIVENERView this family
about 1890 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 2430/1890 ARGENT JOHN SCRIVNER EMMA L BELLINGEN
Marriage of a siblingRobert Luther BALLARDMary Jane ARGENTView this family
about 1890 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 2426/1890 BALLARD ROBERT L ARGENT MARY J BELLINGEN
Birth of a grandson
#1
Percy P BALLARD
about 1891 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: BALLARD PERCY P 23771/1891 LEWIS W LAURA R NAMBUCCA
Birth of a grandson
#2
Lewis J BALLARD
about 1892 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: BALLARD LEWIS J 20616/1892 LEWIS W LAURA R MACKSVILLE
Death of a daughterClara E CHURCHILL
about 1893 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL CLARA E 8577/1893 CHARLES MATILDA MACKSVILLE
Birth of a grandson
#3
Lenley Oswald BALLARD
about 1894 (Age 41 years)
Ballard - Linley Oswald and Ethel Muriel
Ballard - Linley Oswald and Ethel Muriel

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

Citation details: BALLARD LENLEY O 19411/1894 LEWIS W LAURA MACKSVILLE
Note: The headstone for Linley is inscribed that he was 77 years of age at the time of his death in 1972.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Effie Amelia CHURCHILL
November 19, 1895 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL EFFIE A 4613/1896 CHARLES MATILDA MACKSVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
May T BALLARD
about 1895 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: BALLARD MAY T 33761/1895 LEWIS W LAURA R MACKSVILLE
Marriage of a childAlbert Ernest GRACELouisa Jane CHURCHILLView this family
about 1896 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 4874/1896 GRACE ALBERT E CHURCHILL LOUISA J BELLINGEN
Birth of a grandson
#5
Stanley W BALLARD
about 1897 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: BALLARD STANLEY W 20054/1897 LEWIS W LAURA R BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Edith GRACE
about 1897 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: GRACE EDITH 20055/1897 ALBERT E LOUISA J BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Adelaide A BALLARD
about 1898 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: BALLARD ADELAIDE A 10642/1898 LEWIS W LAURA R BOWRAVILLE
Marriage of a childFrederick William ROWSELLLetitia Ann CHURCHILLView this family
November 2, 1898 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 7458/1898 ROWSELL FREDERICK W CHURCHILL LETITIA A BOWRAVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Ethel Winefred ROWSELL
about 1899 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ETHEL W 28874/1899 FREDERICK W LETITIA A BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Effie GRACE
about 1899 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: GRACE EFFIE 1693/1899 ALBERT E LOUISA J BOWRAVILLE
Death of a sisterEmily Jane ARGENT
about 1899 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: BALLARD EMILY J 1032/1899 JOHN MARIA SOUTH BROKEN HILL
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Hazel R BALLARD
about 1900 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: BALLARD HAZEL R 29877/1900 LEWIS W LAURA R BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Ivy GRACE
about 1900 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: GRACE IVY 29878/1900 ALBERT E LOUISA J BOWRAVILLE
Death of a husbandCharles CHURCHILL
January 17, 1900 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL CHARLES 3108/1900 JOHN ANN PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a fatherAllen ARGENT
March 3, 1900 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: ARGENT ALLEN 875/1900 ABRAHAM PHOEBE BOWRAVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#12
Irvin Wesley ROWSELL
January 29, 1901 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL IRVIN W 1708/1901 FREDERICK W LETITIA A BOWRAVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Melva Lavina ROWSELL
about 1902 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL MELVA L 25455/1902 FREDERICK W LETITIA A PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Agnes GRACE
about 1902 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: GRACE AGNES 1553/1902 ALBERT E LOUISA J BOWRAVILLE
Marriage of a childFrederick James HULBERTLila Lavinia May CHURCHILLView this family
about 1902 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 860/1902 HULBERT FREDERICK J CHURCHILL LILA L M BELLINGEN
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Charles BALLARDEmma ARGENTView this family
about 1902 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 908/1902 BALLARD WILLIAM C ARGENT EMMA BOWRAVILLE
Death of a sisterEmma ARGENT
about 1902 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: BALLARD EMMA 14209/1902 ALLAN EMMA KEMPSEY
Marriage of a childWilliam ARNETTAgnes Emma CHURCHILLView this family
about 1903 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 791/1903 ARNETT WILLIAM CHURCHILL AGNES E BELLINGEN
Death of a grandsonIrvin Wesley ROWSELL
December 16, 1903 (Age 51 years)
Address: Stoney Creek
Cause: Accidentally killed
Citation details: ROWSELL IRVIN W 15415/1903 FREDERICK W LETITIA A PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Saturday 19 December 1903, page 2
Citation details: Saturday 26 December 1903, page 2
Rowsell - Irvine Wesley - Coronial Inquest
Rowsell - Irvine Wesley - Coronial Inquest

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Birth of a grandson
#15
Preston Melrose “Boomer” ROWSELL
March 3, 1904 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL PRESTON M 15680/1904 FREDERICK W LETITIA A PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The headstone for Preston has the 4th.
Birth of a grandson
#16
Walter Albert Ernest GRACE
about 1904 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: GRACE WALTER A E 20415/1904 ALBERT E LOUISA J BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a grandson
#17
Athol Charles ARNETT
about 1904 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: ARNETT ATHOL C 4933/1904 WILLIAM AGNES E MORUYA
Death of a daughterLouisa Jane CHURCHILL
September 2, 1904 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: GRACE LOUISA J 8680/1904 CHARLES MATILDA BOWRAVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#18
Milton Keith ROWSELL
about 1905 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL MILTON K 16711/1905 FREDERICK W LETITIA A PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a granddaughter
#19
Louisa E ARNETT
about 1905 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: ARNETT LOUISA E 15134/1905 WILLIAM AGNES E MORUYA
Death of a granddaughterLouisa E ARNETT
about 1905 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: ARNETT LOUISA E 13382/1905 WILLIAM AGNES E MORUYA
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Elsie A ARNETT
about 1907 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: ARNETT ELSIE A 26367/1907 WILLIAM AGNES E MORUYA
Birth of a grandson
#21
Allan W ARNETT
about 1908 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: ARNETT ALLAN W 26824/1908 WILLIAM AGNES E MORUYA
Marriage of a childCharles Spencer Allen CHURCHILLAlice Jane MACKAYView this family
about 1908 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 4257/1908 CHURCHILL CHARLES S A MACKAY ALICE J BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Laura A BALLARD
about 1909 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: BALLARD LAURA A 12332/1909 LEWIS W LAURA R BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Zena Iris ROWSELL
about 1909 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL ZENA I 7603/1909 FREDERICK W LETITIA A PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a motherEmma MARSH
August 22, 1909 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: ARGENT EMMA 8513/1909 WILLIAM BOWRAVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#24
Russell Raymond “Bunny” ROWSELL
January 22, 1910 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: ROWSELL RUSSEL R 4908/1910 FREDERICK W LETITIA A KEMPSEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#25
Austin George ARNETT
about 1910 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: ARNETT AUSTIN G 28923/1910 WILLIAM AGNES E MORUYA
Birth of a grandson
#26
Eric R ARNETT
about 1913 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: ARNETT ERIC R 25720/1913 WILLIAM AGNES E KEMPSEY
Death of a brotherWilliam A ARGENT
about 1913 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: ARGENT WILLIAM A 9314/1913 ALLAN EMMA BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a grandson
#27
Leslie J ARNETT
about 1914 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: ARNETT LESLIE J 20458/1914 WILLIAM AGNES E KEMPSEY
Death of a sisterRebecca ARGENT
February 11, 1914 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: GRACE REBECCA 4318/1914 ALLEN EMMA BOWRAVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#28
Lila I ARNETT
about 1915 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: ARNETT LILA I 16607/1915 WILLIAM AGNES E KEMPSEY
Marriage of a grandchildGeorge A FULLERMay T BALLARDView this family
about 1915 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 8220/1915 FULLER GEORGE A BALLARD MAY I BOWRAVILLE
Death of a sisterMary Jane ARGENT
about 1916 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: BALLARD MARY JANE 8201/1916 ALLAN EMMA BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#29
Beryl M ARNETT
about 1917 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: ARNETT BERYL M 31504/1917 WILLIAM AGNES E KEMPSEY
Marriage of a grandchildVictor Percy GOODWINEffie GRACEView this family
about 1917 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 7850/1917 GOODWIN VICTOR P GRACE EFFIE BELLINGEN
Marriage of a grandchildAlbert JORGENSENEthel Winefred ROWSELLView this family
about 1921 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 4201/1921 JORGENSEN ALBERT ROWSELL ETHEL W AUBURN
Marriage of a grandchildCharles Mason BUCKLANDMelva Lavina ROWSELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 26, 1923 (Age 71 years)
Address: St. Cuthbert's Church, Langlea
Citation details: 1044/1924 BUCKLAND CHARLES M ROWSELL MELVA L ROCKDALE
Citation details: Saturday 16 February 1924, page 4
Marriage of a grandchildLenley Oswald BALLARDEthel Muriel MOOREView this family
about 1924 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 10877/1924 BALLARD LINDLEY O MOORE ETHEL M GLOUCESTER
Death January 27, 1924 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: CHURCHILL MATILDA J 4704/1924 ALLAN EMMA KEMPSEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial
Cemetery: Kempsey West General
Religion: Uniting Church
Churchill - Matilda
Churchill - Matilda

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1851
1 year
elder sister
23 months
herself
4 years
younger brother
William A ARGENT
Birth: about 1856 29 26Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1913Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Isabella ARGENT
Birth: about 1862 35 32Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1865Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
Emma ARGENT
Birth: about 1876 49 46Nambucca River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1902Kempsey, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Charles CHURCHILL - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 21, 1870Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Lila Lavinia May CHURCHILL
Birth: about 1881 39 28Nambucca River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1950Kempsey, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
George Randolph CHURCHILL
Birth: about 1883 41 30Nambucca River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1886Nambucca River, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Charles Spencer Allen CHURCHILL
Birth: about 1885 43 32Nambucca River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 16, 1971Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
daughter
Clara E CHURCHILL
Birth: about 1890 48 37Nambucca, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1893Macksville, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
daughter
Effie Amelia CHURCHILL
Birth: November 19, 1895 54 42Macksville, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1974New South Wales, Australia

BirthRowsell Family History
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Allen Argent Birth Year: abt 1827 Age: 28 Arrival date: 1 Aug 1855 Vessel Name: Lloyds Origin Location: Clapham, Surrey, England

MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3240/1870 CHURCHILL CHARLES ARGENT MATILDA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageRowsell Family History
DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: CHURCHILL MATILDA J 4704/1924 ALLAN EMMA KEMPSEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Churchill - Matilda
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index