Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Samuel DONKINAge: 85 years18721958

Name
Samuel DONKIN
Given names
Samuel
Surname
DONKIN
Birth December 22, 1872 31 31
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 21 months)
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 4 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 6 years)
Citation details: 16890/1879 DONKIN ERNEST FRANCIS JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherWalter John DONKIN
August 12, 1880 (Age 7 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 8 years)
Citation details: 17536/1881 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherClarence C DONKIN
about 1883 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 19928/1883 DONKIN CLARENCE C JAMES MARGARET WINGHAM
Death of a fatherJames DONKIN
April 17, 1892 (Age 19 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
Marriage of a siblingAlexander John HEALEYEmily Jane DONKINView this family
September 13, 1894 (Age 21 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
Marriage of a siblingEdward Samuel DONKINElizabeth Winifred BEIRNEView this family
April 13, 1898 (Age 25 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 28 years)
Citation details: 8350/1901 DONKIN JOSHUA BALDWIN ELLIE J SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
MarriageAlice BOWMANView this family
about 1902 (Age 29 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
Marriage of a siblingAugustas DONKINEdith A ARMSTRONGView this family
about 1902 (Age 29 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8102/1902 DONKIN AUGUSTUS ARMSTRONG EDITH A SYDNEY
Death of a brotherErnest Francis “Frank” DONKIN
May 3, 1903 (Age 30 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 30 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 31 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.
Birth of a son
#1
Keith G DONKIN
about 1904 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 15923/1904 DONKIN KEITH G SAMUEL ALICE REDFERN
Death of a sonKeith G DONKIN
about 1904 (Age 31 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8204/1904 DONKIN KEITH G SAMUEL ALICE SYDNEY
Birth of a daughter
#2
Iris M DONKIN
about 1906 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 4432/1906 DONKIN IRIS M SAMUEL ALICE LEICHHARDT
Birth of a daughter
#3
Beryl A DONKIN
about 1907 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 27978/1907 DONKIN BERYL A SAMUEL ALICE PETERSHAM
Death of a brotherClarence C DONKIN
about 1907 (Age 34 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11475/1907 DONKIN CLARENCE JAMES MARGARET TINGHA
Birth of a daughter
#4
Ena M DONKIN
about 1909 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 18155/1909 DONKIN ENA M SAMUEL ALICE PETERSHAM
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Herbert DONKINMarion Wilson MITCHELView this family
about 1925 (Age 52 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 53 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 53 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 brotherWilliam James DONKIN
July 1, 1947 (Age 74 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 78 years)
Citation details: 1951/B34080 Edward Samuel Donkin James Margaret Lehane
Death of a brotherJoshua DONKIN
May 9, 1951 (Age 78 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 78 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
Death of a sisterEmily Jane DONKIN
September 17, 1954 (Age 81 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 of a sisterEmily Jane DONKIN
September 20, 1954 (Age 81 years)
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"

Death of a brotherAugustas DONKIN
about 1955 (Age 82 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 27716/1955 DONNIN AUGUSTUS JAMES MARGARET CAMPSIE
Death of a brotherAlbert Herbert DONKIN
November 27, 1956 (Age 83 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 30878/1956 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Death February 11, 1958 (Age 85 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1653/1958 DONKIN SAMUEL EDWARD MARGARET BURWOOD
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 23, 1863Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder brother
9 months
himself
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 Alice BOWMAN - View this family
himself
Samuel DONKIN
Birth: December 22, 1872 31 31Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 11, 1958Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: about 1902Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Keith G DONKIN
Birth: about 1904 31 25Redfern, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1904Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 13291/1873 DONKIN SAMUEL JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
MarriageDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3223/1902 DONKIN SAMUEL BOWMAN ALICE SYDNEY
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1653/1958 DONKIN SAMUEL EDWARD MARGARET BURWOOD