Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Emily Jane DONKINAge: 88 years18661954

Name
Emily Jane DONKIN
Given names
Emily Jane
Surname
DONKIN
Married name
Emily Jane HEALEY
Birth May 4, 1866 24 24
Citation details: 9799/1866 DONKIN EMILY J JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a brotherEdward Samuel DONKIN
July 23, 1868 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 10980/1868 DONKIN EDWARD S JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam DONKIN
October 11, 1868 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 1214/1868 DONKIN WILLIAM AGE 60 YEARS DIED SYDNEY SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWilliam DONKIN
October 12, 1868 (Age 2 years)
Cemetery: Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Text:

Donkin William 1808? 12 Oct 1868 60 Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park NSW

Birth of a brotherAugustas DONKIN
March 8, 1872 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 11678/1870 DONKIN AUGUSTUS JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a brotherSamuel DONKIN
December 22, 1872 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 13291/1873 DONKIN SAMUEL JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a brotherJoshua DONKIN
October 19, 1874 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 13859/1874 DONKIN JOSHUA JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a brotherWalter John DONKIN
January 16, 1877 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 14866/1877 DONKIN WALTER J JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a brotherErnest Francis “Frank” DONKIN
about 1879 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 16890/1879 DONKIN ERNEST FRANCIS JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherWalter John DONKIN
August 12, 1880 (Age 14 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9715/1880 DONKIN WALTER J JAMES MARGARET PORT MACQUARIE
Text:

There is also this entry in the NSW Deaths Index:

7962/1880 DONKIN WALTER JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a brotherAlbert Herbert DONKIN
February 4, 1881 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: 17536/1881 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherClarence C DONKIN
about 1883 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 19928/1883 DONKIN CLARENCE C JAMES MARGARET WINGHAM
Death of a fatherJames DONKIN
April 17, 1892 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: 12679/1892 DONKIN JAMES WILLIAM JANE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageAlexander John HEALEYView this family
September 13, 1894 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 6808/1894 HEALEY ALEXANDER J DONKIN EMILY J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Number of childrenAlexander John HEALEYView this family
9

Citation details: Birth Registrations
Text:

1912/13596 Healey Hilda Marie Emily Jane Alexander John 1898/4948 Healey Gladys Emily Jane Alexander John 1895/14099 Healey Clarence Alfred Emily Jane Alexander John 1900/16519 Healey Edna Jean Emily Jane Alexander John 1898/4947 Healey Doris Emily Jane Alexander John 1903/16174 Healey Alexandra Margaret Emily Jane Alexander John 1907/21889 Healey Raymond Maning Emily Jane Alexander John 1907/21888 Healey Sydney Alexander Emily Jane Alexander John 1905/8562 Healey Alice Irene Emily Jane Alexander John

Marriage of a siblingEdward Samuel DONKINElizabeth Winifred BEIRNEView this family
April 13, 1898 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 4238/1898 DONKIN EDWARD S BEIRNE ELIZABETH W TENTERFIELD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingJoshua DONKINEllie Josephine BALDWINView this family
about 1901 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 8350/1901 DONKIN JOSHUA BALDWIN ELLIE J SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingAugustas DONKINEdith Anne ARMSTRONGView this family
about 1902 (Age 35 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8102/1902 DONKIN AUGUSTUS ARMSTRONG EDITH A SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingSamuel DONKINAlice BOWMANView this family
about 1902 (Age 35 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3223/1902 DONKIN SAMUEL BOWMAN ALICE SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Death of a brotherErnest Francis “Frank” DONKIN
May 3, 1903 (Age 36 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7092/1903 DONKIN ERNEST F JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Herbert DONKINEmma Elizabeth MILLERView this family
August 7, 1903 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 5198/1903 DONKIN ALBERT H MILLER EMMA E SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingWilliam James DONKINCatherine “Kate” MURDOCHView this family
December 22, 1903 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 9463/1903 DONKIN WILLIAM J MURDOCH CATHERINE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 863 and 914
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register incorrectly records the marriage date as 17 December.
Death of a brotherClarence C DONKIN
about 1907 (Age 40 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11475/1907 DONKIN CLARENCE JAMES MARGARET TINGHA
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Herbert DONKINMarion Wilson MITCHELView this family
about 1925 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Citation details: 4420/1925 DONKIN ALBERT H MITCHELL MARION W WINGHAM
Death of a motherMargaret LEAN
June 4, 1926 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Citation details: 9030/1926 DONKIN MARGARET JAMES ST PETERS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a motherMargaret LEAN
June 7, 1926 (Age 60 years)
Address: Zone C 07 4266
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Text:

MARGARET DONKIN 84 7/06/1926 Zone C 07 4266

Death of a husbandAlexander John HEALEY
about 1932 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 1932/5441 Healey Alexander John 62Y
Death of a brotherWilliam James DONKIN
July 1, 1947 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 14480/1947 DONKIN WILLIAM JAMES JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherEdward Samuel DONKIN
about 1951 (Age 84 years)
Citation details: 1951/B34080 Edward Samuel Donkin James Margaret Lehane
Death of a brotherJoshua DONKIN
May 9, 1951 (Age 85 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Note: I have been unable to find a relevant entry in the NSW Deaths Index.
Burial of a brotherJoshua DONKIN
May 25, 1951 (Age 85 years)
Address: Zone C, Section 07, Plot 4266
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Residence 1954 (Age 87 years)
Address: 14 Tarata Street
Text:

Warrant 961 Residence 14 Tarata St Occupation Widow Date of Burial 20/09/1954 Officiating Minister Rev Higgs Funeral Co-ordinator Dempsey & Sons Location Plot 383 /D/

Death September 17, 1954 (Age 88 years)
Citation details: 26 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Mum is adament Emil[y] died on 17 September and is buried on St John's Hill in Wanganui."

Citation details: 1954/33717 Healey Emily Jane 88Y
Citation details: 27 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"It appears the 17 September date is the day Emily was buried....When pushed Mum said Emily probably died on the 15/16 September."

Citation details: 9 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Reading the page of Emily, I have a feeling there's been some debate about the date of her death, in that I'm certain she died on 17/9/1954, not in 1950."

Burial September 20, 1954 (3 days after death)
Citation details: 26 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Mum is adament Emil died on 17 September and is buried on St John's Hill in Wanganui."

Citation details: 27 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"It appears the 17 September date is the day Emily was buried....When pushed Mum said Emily probably died on the 15/16 September."

Text:

Warrant 961 Residence 14 Tarata St Occupation Widow Date of Burial 20/09/1954 Officiating Minister Rev Higgs Funeral Co-ordinator Dempsey & Sons Location Plot 383 /D/

Citation details: 9 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Furthermore, she is not buried on St John's Hill, but was interred at the Aramoho Cemetery alongside husband Alex and a couple of other rellies. I've visited the grave (I've a few relatives there) and have photographs"

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 23, 1863Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
elder brother
2 years
herself
2 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
9 months
younger brother
Samuel DONKIN
Birth: December 22, 1872 31 31Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 11, 1958Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
Walter John DONKIN
Birth: January 16, 1877 35 35Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1880Kendall, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Ernest Francis “Frank” DONKIN
Birth: about 1879 37 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 3, 1903Camperdown, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Clarence C DONKIN
Birth: about 1883 41 41Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1907Tingha, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Alexander John HEALEY - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: September 13, 1894Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 9799/1866 DONKIN EMILY J JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 6808/1894 HEALEY ALEXANDER J DONKIN EMILY J TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
ResidenceWeb site - Whanganui District Council - Cemetery Search
Text:

Warrant 961 Residence 14 Tarata St Occupation Widow Date of Burial 20/09/1954 Officiating Minister Rev Higgs Funeral Co-ordinator Dempsey & Sons Location Plot 383 /D/

Number of childrenNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: Birth Registrations
Text:

1912/13596 Healey Hilda Marie Emily Jane Alexander John 1898/4948 Healey Gladys Emily Jane Alexander John 1895/14099 Healey Clarence Alfred Emily Jane Alexander John 1900/16519 Healey Edna Jean Emily Jane Alexander John 1898/4947 Healey Doris Emily Jane Alexander John 1903/16174 Healey Alexandra Margaret Emily Jane Alexander John 1907/21889 Healey Raymond Maning Emily Jane Alexander John 1907/21888 Healey Sydney Alexander Emily Jane Alexander John 1905/8562 Healey Alice Irene Emily Jane Alexander John

DeathEmails - Alistair Beckett
Citation details: 26 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Mum is adament Emil[y] died on 17 September and is buried on St John's Hill in Wanganui."

DeathNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1954/33717 Healey Emily Jane 88Y
DeathEmails - Alistair Beckett
Citation details: 27 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"It appears the 17 September date is the day Emily was buried....When pushed Mum said Emily probably died on the 15/16 September."

DeathEmails - Malcolm Ellis
Citation details: 9 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Reading the page of Emily, I have a feeling there's been some debate about the date of her death, in that I'm certain she died on 17/9/1954, not in 1950."

BurialEmails - Alistair Beckett
Citation details: 26 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Mum is adament Emil died on 17 September and is buried on St John's Hill in Wanganui."

BurialEmails - Alistair Beckett
Citation details: 27 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"It appears the 17 September date is the day Emily was buried....When pushed Mum said Emily probably died on the 15/16 September."

BurialWeb site - Whanganui District Council - Cemetery Search
Text:

Warrant 961 Residence 14 Tarata St Occupation Widow Date of Burial 20/09/1954 Officiating Minister Rev Higgs Funeral Co-ordinator Dempsey & Sons Location Plot 383 /D/

BurialEmails - Malcolm Ellis
Citation details: 9 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Furthermore, she is not buried on St John's Hill, but was interred at the Aramoho Cemetery alongside husband Alex and a couple of other rellies. I've visited the grave (I've a few relatives there) and have photographs"