Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William WILLISAge: 75 years18491924

Name
William WILLIS
Given names
William
Surname
WILLIS
Birth 1849 39 22

Birth of a sisterEmma WILLIS
1851 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherGeorge WILLIS
1854 (Age 5 years)

Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Birth of a brotherCharles WILLIS
1856 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn T WILLIS
1859 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a brotherJames Jeffress WILLIS
1861 (Age 12 years)

Birth of a brotherJonathon “Jack” WILLIS
December 16, 1862 (Age 13 years)
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Birth of a brotherHenry WILLIS
1864 (Age 15 years)

Birth of a sisterElizabeth A WILLIS
1868 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a brotherSamuel WILLIS
1871 (Age 22 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah BROWN
May 19, 1871 (Age 22 years)
Address: 101 Cooper Street
Informant: George JEFFRESSson
Cause: Disease of the brain
Publication: Attachment to email to Stuart on 2 Jun 2007.
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 527/1871 JEFFREYS SARAH JOHN SARAH SYDNEY
Text:

There is also this reference. It seems they add difficulty transcribing the original death records.

268/1871 IFARAVES SARAH JOHN SARAH SYDNEY

Burial of a maternal grandmotherSarah BROWN
May 21, 1871 (Age 22 years)
Cemetery: Rookwood
Note: Church of England Necropolis.
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam JEFFRESS
January 15, 1874 (Age 25 years)
Address: 99 Cooper Street
Informant: George JEFFRESSson
Cause: Pneumonia and pleuritis
Publication: Attachment to email to Stuart on 2 Jun 2007.
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Text:

His occupation was given as a labourer.

His son George did not know or did not state who his father or mother were.

Publication: Images supplied by Yvonne Gluyas.
Jeffress, William-Death Certificate
Jeffress, William-Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly supplied by Yvonne Gluyas.

Burial of a maternal grandfatherWilliam JEFFRESS
January 19, 1874 (Age 25 years)
Address: Church of England Portion.
Informant: George JEFFRESSson
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Note: William's death certificate states that he was buried in the Church of England portion of the Haslem's Creek cemetery. Haslem's Creek was the early name for what is now properly titled, Rookwood Necropolis.
Death of a motherSarah JEFFRESS
1880 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Citation details: 5590/1880 WILLIS SARAH WILLIAM SARAH BERRIMA
Marriage of a siblingJonathon “Jack” WILLISEmily May TICKNERView this family
July 23, 1884 (Age 35 years)
Address: North Goulburn
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Death of a fatherTimothy WILLIS
about 1888 (Age 39 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7707/1888 WILLIS TIMOTHY AGE 78 YEARS DIED BOWRAL BOWRAL
Death 1924 (Age 75 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1844Petersham, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
23 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother

SourceJeffress Family History
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Note: I have not included this document as a source as it contains details of living people.