Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John Boorman HENHAMAge: 74 years18311905

Name
John Boorman HENHAM
Given names
John Boorman
Surname
HENHAM
Also known as
John Bonham HENHAM
Birth calculated 1831
Citation details: 2 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Donald's wife was Julia Emma Henham born 23 March 1877 in Kumara, New Zealand. Julia was the daughter of John Boorman Henham and Francis Eleanor Whitehouse, (Ellen) Both parents came from England. John from East Peckham, Kent and Ellen from Clerkenwell, Middlesex."

Citation details: 1905/7922 Henham John Bonham 74Y
Baptism July 10, 1831
Citation details: England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
Text:

Name: John Boorman Henham Gender: Male Baptism Date: 10 Jul 1831 Baptism Place: East Peckham, Kent, England Father: Thomas Henham Mother: Margaretta FHL Film Number: 1469437

Birth of a daughter
#1
Edith Louisa HENHAM
about 1867 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 1867/26994 Henham Edith Louisa Frances Eleanor John Bonhan
Birth of a son
#2
Ethelbert HENHAM
1871 (Age 40 years)

Citation details: 4 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"and a brother Ethelbert 1871 - 1952"

Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Julia Emma HENHAM
March 23, 1877 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 2 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Donald's wife was Julia Emma Henham born 23 March 1877 in Kumara, New Zealand. Julia was the daughter of John Boorman Henham and Francis Eleanor Whitehouse, (Ellen) Both parents came from England. John from East Peckham, Kent and Ellen from Clerkenwell, Middlesex."

Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration in NZ.
Marriage of a childRichard WILDEdith Louisa HENHAMView this family
about 1886 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 1886/2225 Edith Henham Richard Wild
Marriage of a childDonald MacDONALDJulia Emma HENHAMView this family
about July 1901 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 28 July 2018
Text:

In part:

"Donald [....] married Margaret Cameron in 1901 in Kumara, West Coast."

Citation details: 1901/3840 Julia Henham Donald MacDonald
Citation details: 4 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Excerpt from "Clarence River Pioneers Who came in Sailing Ships From Highlands of Scotland" Daily Examiner, july 16th 1943 . Born 24th october 1858 at Taree NSW. At around the turn of the century he travelled to new Zealand and was employed as a carpenter. he met and married Miss Julia Henham, a native of New Zealand in 1901 and after residing in New Zealand for approximately 9 years, he brought his wife and 4 daughters back to NSW and purchased a farm on the Clarence River. two more children were born to Donald and Julia Macdonald and in 1918 at the age of 60, Donald Macdonald retired with his family to Grafton, 33 Villiers Street. They later moved to 61 Queen St Grafton where he died on April 15th 1937 aged 78 years.""

Publication: New Zealand Newspaper 1865-1916
Citation details: 3 August 1901
McDonald - Henham - Donald and Julia - Wedding
McDonald - Henham - Donald and Julia - Wedding

Note: Downloaded from Papers Past.

Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Margaret Ellen MacDONALD
July 1, 1902 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 1902/21062 Macdonald Margaret Ellen Julia Donald
Quality of data: primary evidence
Religious marriageFrances Eleanor “Ellen” WHITEHOUSEView this family
July 30, 1903 (Age 72 years)
Address: Holy Trinity Church
Citation details: 4 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"John married Francis Ellenor Whitehouse (known as Fanny Ellen) on 30 July 1903 in Kumara, West Coast, New Zealand."

and

"Marriage Certificate (see file) Particulars of Parties to Marriage Bride Bridegroom Fanny Ellen John Boorman Henham 67 72 Birth: St James, Clerkenwell, East Peckham, Kent, England. Middlesex, England. Domestic Duties Bushman Spinster Bachelor Kumara Kumara Mother: Eleanor, Whitehouse. Margaretta, Henham. Name at Birth: Holden. Boorman. Father: Joseph Whitehouse Thomas Henham Date of Marriage: 30 July 1903 Holy Trinity Church, Kumara, New Zealand."

and

"1903 marriage certificate says she was born in St James, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England in 1836 [age 67 at marriage], daughter of Joseph Whitehouse and Eleanor Holden"

Citation details: 1903/4419 Fanny Ellen Whitehouse John Boorman Henham
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Jessie Edith MacDONALD
December 2, 1903 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 1904/7916 Macdonald Jessie Edith Julia Donald
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death October 30, 1905 (Age 74 years)
Address: Kumara Hospital
Citation details: 1905/7922 Henham John Bonham 74Y
Citation details: Wednesday, 1 November 1905
Henham - John B - Death Notice
Henham - John B - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Papers Past.

Burial
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 4 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Record No: 13915 Family Name: HENHAM Age: Given Names: J Date Deceased: Address: Interment Date: 1905 Cemetery: Kumara Plot 534A Block: 20 Grave/Ashes: Grave Denomination: Church of England"

Family with Frances Eleanor “Ellen” WHITEHOUSE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: July 30, 1903Kumara, New Zealand
-36 years
daughter
5 years
son
6 years
daughter

BirthEmails - Elizabeth McGuire
Citation details: 2 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Donald's wife was Julia Emma Henham born 23 March 1877 in Kumara, New Zealand. Julia was the daughter of John Boorman Henham and Francis Eleanor Whitehouse, (Ellen) Both parents came from England. John from East Peckham, Kent and Ellen from Clerkenwell, Middlesex."

BirthNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1905/7922 Henham John Bonham 74Y
BaptismWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
Text:

Name: John Boorman Henham Gender: Male Baptism Date: 10 Jul 1831 Baptism Place: East Peckham, Kent, England Father: Thomas Henham Mother: Margaretta FHL Film Number: 1469437

MarriageEmails - Elizabeth McGuire
Citation details: 4 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"John married Francis Ellenor Whitehouse (known as Fanny Ellen) on 30 July 1903 in Kumara, West Coast, New Zealand."

and

"Marriage Certificate (see file) Particulars of Parties to Marriage Bride Bridegroom Fanny Ellen John Boorman Henham 67 72 Birth: St James, Clerkenwell, East Peckham, Kent, England. Middlesex, England. Domestic Duties Bushman Spinster Bachelor Kumara Kumara Mother: Eleanor, Whitehouse. Margaretta, Henham. Name at Birth: Holden. Boorman. Father: Joseph Whitehouse Thomas Henham Date of Marriage: 30 July 1903 Holy Trinity Church, Kumara, New Zealand."

and

"1903 marriage certificate says she was born in St James, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England in 1836 [age 67 at marriage], daughter of Joseph Whitehouse and Eleanor Holden"

MarriageNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1903/4419 Fanny Ellen Whitehouse John Boorman Henham
DeathNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1905/7922 Henham John Bonham 74Y
DeathNewspaper - Grey River Argus
Citation details: Wednesday, 1 November 1905
Henham - John B - Death Notice
Henham - John B - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Papers Past.

BurialEmails - Elizabeth McGuire
Citation details: 4 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Record No: 13915 Family Name: HENHAM Age: Given Names: J Date Deceased: Address: Interment Date: 1905 Cemetery: Kumara Plot 534A Block: 20 Grave/Ashes: Grave Denomination: Church of England"

SourceEmails - Elizabeth McGuire
Citation details: 2 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"Donald's wife was Julia Emma Henham born 23 March 1877 in Kumara, New Zealand. Julia was the daughter of John Boorman Henham and Francis Eleanor Whitehouse, (Ellen) Both parents came from England. John from East Peckham, Kent and Ellen from Clerkenwell, Middlesex."