Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Margaret N MASONAge: 87 years18421930

Name
Margaret N MASON
Given names
Margaret N
Surname
MASON
Married name
Margaret DUBOIS
Birth December 16, 1842 40 25

Publication: July, 2000
Note: A search of the Births Index at the NSW Registry found no trace of Margaret's birth. 5/8/2000
Birth of a daughter
#1
Edith K DUBOIS

Marriage of parentsWilliam A MASONAdelaide Katherine “Ada” FRASERView this family
about 1843 (Age 16 days)
Citation details: V18431659 76/1843 MASON WILLIAM FRASER CATHERINE
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Citation details: Page 3 states Margaret Mason (Born 6-12-1842) - married a Dubois
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Note: The letter from Barry Fullagar has a Margaret Mason as a sibling of Mary Anne, Catherine, Marion and…
Birth of a sisterMary Anne MASON
February 12, 1844 (Age 13 months)

Publication: July, 2000
Citation details: V18445423 45B/1844 MASON MARY A WILLIAM CATHERINE
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Citation details: V18444838 47/1844 MASON MARY A WILLIAM CATHERINE
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Birth of a sisterCatherine “Kate” MASON
August 22, 1846 (Age 3 years)

Citation details: V18461485 48/1846 MASON CATHERINE WILLIAM CATHERINE
Text:

And also this reference:

V18465975 45C/1846 MASON CATHERINE WILLIAM CATHERINE

Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Citation details: Had the entry "Catherine MASON on the 22 August,
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Birth of a sisterMarion MASON
March 7, 1849 (Age 6 years)

Citation details: V1849131 50/1849 MASON MARION WILLIAM CATHERINE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a sisterHelen MASON
October 14, 1851 (Age 8 years)

Citation details: V1851733 51/1851 MASON HELEN WILLIAM CATHERINE
Text:

There is also this entry: V18516992 45C/1851 MASON HELEN WILLIAM CATHERINE

Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Death of a fatherWilliam A MASON
May 29, 1856 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 331/1856 MASON WILLIAM AGE 54 YEARS DIED CHIPPENDALE SYDNEY
MarriageAlexander DUBOISView this family
1862 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 75/1862 DUBOIS ALEXANDER MASON MARGARET H SYDNEY
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Note:
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

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Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: The details in the letter from Barry Fullagar are unclear. It is NOT certain that Alexander and Margaret married (or even if they knew each other). Circumstantial evidence point to their marrieage and also points to them having the follow ing children.
Birth of a son
#2
Herbert Aexander DUBOIS
June 30, 1862 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 3094/1862 DUBOIS HERBERT A ALEXANDER MARGARET CHIPPENDALE
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Birth of a daughter
#3
Lillian Willener DUBOIS
June 23, 1868 (Age 25 years)
Publication: July, 2000
Citation details: 1616/1868 DUBOIS LILLIAN W ALEXANDER MARGARET SYDNEY
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Death of a daughterEdith K DUBOIS
about 1868 (Age 25 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 168/1868 DUBOIS EDITH K ALEXANDER MARGARET N SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#4
Kate Susan DUBOIS
about 1871 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 3614/1871 DUBOIS KATE S ALEXANDER MARGARET GLEBE
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

Hope this information helps Stuart and if you need another name lookup just give me a holler!...regards Elly

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a siblingWilliam ARMSTRONGHelen MASONView this family
1872 (Age 29 years)

Publication: July, 2000
Note: The details in the letter from Barry Fullagar are unclear. It is not certain that William and Ellen …
Birth of a son
#5
William George DUBOIS
March 3, 1873 (Age 30 years)
Publication: July, 2000
Citation details: 3678/1873 DUBOIS WILLIAM GEORGE ALEXANDER MARGARET GLEBE
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Note: The details in the letter from Barry Fullagar are unclear. It could be that William is the son of Al…
Birth of a son
#6
Arthur Frederick DUBOIS
June 11, 1875 (Age 32 years)
Publication: July, 2000
Citation details: 21871/1875 DUBOIS ARTHUR FREDERICK ALEXANDER MARGARET WOLLONGONG
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a son
#7
Ernest A DUBOIS
about 1877 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 6050/1877 DUBOIS ERNEST A ALEXANDER MARGARET N WATERLOO
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a motherAdelaide Katherine “Ada” FRASER
May 20, 1879 (Age 36 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2904/1879 MASON ADELAIDE KATE FRANCIS JAMES LOUISA SYDNEY
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Death of a husbandAlexander DUBOIS
October 2, 1879 (Age 36 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3472/1879 DUBOIS ALEXANDER FRANCIS SUSAN WATERLOO
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

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Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Birth of a son
#8
Alexander DUBOIS
January 23, 1880 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 7085/1880 DUBOIS ALEXANDER ALEXANDER MARGARET WATERLOO
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Death of a sisterMarion MASON
about 1884 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 1762/1884 CROW MARON WILLIAM CATHERINE SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a daughterKate Susan DUBOIS
May 23, 1885 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

Hope this information helps Stuart and if you need another name lookup just give me a holler!...regards Elly

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1093/1885 DUBOIS KATE S ALEXANDER MARGARET SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childHerbert Aexander DUBOISLouisa J SHAWView this family
about 1886 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 455/1886 DUBOIS HERBERT A SHAW LOUISA J SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterMary Anne MASON
about 1894 (Age 51 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9426/1894 MASON MARY A A WILLIAM ADA NEWTOWN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childErnest A DUBOISGertrude M GILLESPIEView this family
about 1899 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 256/1899 DUBOIS ERNEST A GILLESPIE GERTRUDE M SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childJoseph M A EKSTROMLillian Willener DUBOISView this family
about 1908 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 6770/1908 EKSTROM JOSEPH M A DUBOIS LILLIAN W SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childAlexander DUBOISAlma E LEDWELLView this family
about 1909 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 4347/1909 DUBOIS ALEXANDER LEDWELL ALMA E CANTERBURY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sonAlexander DUBOIS
about 1915 (Age 72 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2028/1915 DUBOIS ALEXANDER ALEXANDER MARGARET BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterHelen MASON
March 30, 1916 (Age 73 years)

Publication: July, 2000
Note: These are the only deaths recorded in NSW between 1900 and 1945:
Death of a sonHerbert Aexander DUBOIS
July 7, 1920 (Age 77 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12913/1920 DUBOIS HERBERT A ALEXANDER MARGARET BALMAIN NORTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death about 1930 (Age 87 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16402/1930 DUBOIS MARGARET WILLIAM KATHERINE SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

Hope this information helps Stuart and if you need another name lookup just give me a holler!...regards Elly

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Burial
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

Hope this information helps Stuart and if you need another name lookup just give me a holler!...regards Elly

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1843New South Wales, Australia
-1 months
herself
14 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Alexander DUBOIS - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1862Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
6 months
son
Herbert Aexander DUBOIS
Birth: June 30, 1862 22 19Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 7, 1920Balmain North, New South Wales, Australia
6 years
daughter
Lillian Willener DUBOIS
Birth: June 23, 1868 28 25Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1944Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
daughter
daughter
Kate Susan DUBOIS
Birth: about 1871 30 28The Glebe, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 23, 1885Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
Alexander DUBOIS
Birth: January 23, 1880 39 37Waterloo, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1915Balmain South, New South Wales, Australia

BirthLetter and papers from Barry Fullagar to Stuart Gregory
Publication: July, 2000
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 75/1862 DUBOIS ALEXANDER MASON MARGARET H SYDNEY
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
MarriageLetter and papers from Barry Fullagar to Stuart Gregory
Publication: July, 2000
NameLetter and papers from Barry Fullagar to Stuart Gregory
Publication: July, 2000
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16402/1930 DUBOIS MARGARET WILLIAM KATHERINE SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathEmails - Elly Hill
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

Hope this information helps Stuart and if you need another name lookup just give me a holler!...regards Elly

Quality of data: secondary evidence
BurialEmails - Elly Hill
Citation details: 1 September 2005
Text:

Hello Stuart Well everything has kinda settled down now and we've all gotten on with our lives ..and Pat's legacy is the happiness and joy we all had with her for 62 years..I'll miss her greatly in my life but she'll be forever in my heart....now to pass on the information from the memorial at Rookwood Cemetery :

Alexander Dubois died 2/10/1879, aged 39 years born England, died Waterloo Sydney leaving wife and 8 children (Obelisk with encircling wreath) Margaret Dubois, date of death Unk, aged 88 Catherine Mason, b Inverness Scotland. Died at her residence Chippendale Sydney 20 May 1879, aged 62 William Mason died 29 May 1856 Husband of Above. Interred at Devonshire Street Cemetery Catherine Mason died 7 December 1941 aged 96 - "AUNTIE" - Verse-" Farewell Dear Mother". Marion Crow Ada Vera Cox died 15 July 1898, 2 years 10 months Dorothy Willena Cox died 25 July 1898 2 years 1 month Kate Susan Dubois died 23 May 1885 aged 14 Herbert Alexander Dubois died 7 July 1920 aged 58

Hope this information helps Stuart and if you need another name lookup just give me a holler!...regards Elly

Quality of data: secondary evidence