Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

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Alfred BLANCHAge: 65 years18331898

Name
Alfred BLANCH
Given names
Alfred
Surname
BLANCH
Birth August 29, 1833 25 19
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Marriage of parentsRobert BLANCHMercy BALCOMBEView this family
about 1833
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Birth of a brotherRobert BLANCH
about 1835 (Age 16 months)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Birth of a brotherGeorge BLANCH
about 1837 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Death of a paternal grandmotherMaria ASHDOWN
May 31, 1837 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMaria ASHDOWN
June 5, 1837 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
Citation details: Submitted data
Note: Kevin Matthews has 5 June 1837 as the date of Maria's death. The better view, at this stage, is that is the date of her burial. The other sources have her DOD as 31 May. This fits with 5 June being her burial date.
Death of a brotherGeorge BLANCH
June 24, 1838 (Age 4 years)
Address: On board the "Westminster" on voyage to Australia.
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Blanch - George - Death on board the "Westminster".
Blanch - George - Death on board the "Westminster".

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Immigration June 26, 1838 (Age 4 years)
Relative: Robert BLANCHfather
Relative: Thomas BLANCHuncle
Relative: James BLANCHuncle
Relative: Isaac BLANCHuncle
Citation details: Assisted Immigrants (digital) Shipping Lists
Note: On board the "Westminster" from Gravesend with parents and his brother Robert.
Birth of a sisterMaria BLANCH
about 1839 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Birth of a brotherAbraham BLANCH
1841 (Age 7 years)

Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Birth of a half-brotherRobert “Charles” BLANCH
1850 (Age 16 years)

Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
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Birth of a half-sisterMary Ann BLANCH
May 16, 1852 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Death of a paternal grandfatherEdward BLANCHE
January 7, 1860 (Age 26 years)
Address: William Caswell's farm
Informant: Robert BLANCHson
Cause: Natural decay - 6 weeks
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5681/1860 BLANCH EDWARD ROBERT DIED TAMWORTH RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Sydney: W. Wood, 1988, viii, 524 p., [56] p. of plates : ill., ports.; 31 cm. ISBN 0731636058. Limited Edition - 100 copies.Produced to commemorate the Blanch Family Reunion held at Raymond Terrace, NSW, in October 1988 and the sesquicentenary of the arrival in Australia of Edward Blanch, November 1838.
Citation details: Page 5
Burial of a paternal grandfatherEdward BLANCHE
January 9, 1860 (Age 26 years)
Address: Church of England portion, Unmarked grave
Witness: Thomas BLANCHson
Witness: John BLANCHson
Cemetery: Raymond Terrace General
Marriage of a siblingJacob NEWTONMaria BLANCHView this family
March 2, 1861 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Citation details: 2709/1861 NEWTON JACOB BLANCHE MARIA PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Marriage of a siblingAbraham BLANCHAnne ROBERTSONView this family
1862 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Citation details: 2027/1862 BLANCH ABRAHAM ANDREWS ANN GRAFTON
MarriageMargaret LAMONTView this family
October 4, 1863 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 1990/1863 BLANCH ALFRED LAMONT MARGARET GRAFTON
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Birth of a daughter
#1
Catherine BLANCH
about 1865 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 9138/1865 BLANCH CATHERINE ALFRED MARGARET GRAFTON
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Birth of a son
#2
Hector Thomas BLANCH
September 17, 1866 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 9024/1866 BLANCH HECTOR T ALFRED MARGARET GRAFTON
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Text:

Deborah Myers has Hector being born on 17 Sep 1867. This may be a typo as it does not agree with the NSW Nirth Index entry.

Birth of a son
#3
Samuel BLANCH
about 1868 (Age 34 years)

Birth of a son
#4
Stephen BLANCH
September 9, 1871 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 10810/1871 BLANCH STEPHEN ALFRED MARGARET GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#5
Thomas Alfred BLANCH
May 26, 1873 (Age 39 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Citation details: 11408/1873 BLANCH THOMAS ALFRED ALFRED MARGARET MACLEAN
Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary Flora BLANCH
May 30, 1875 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 12123/1875 BLANCH MARY FLORA ALFRED MARGARET MACLEAN
Birth of a son
#7
Robert Charles BLANCH
April 25, 1877 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 12724/1877 BLANCH ROBERT C ALFRED MARGARET MACLEAN
Marriage of a half-siblingRobert “Charles” BLANCHElizabeth MALONEView this family
1877 (Age 43 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Citation details: 4174/1877 BLANCH ROBERT CHARLES MALONE ELIZABETH PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Elizabeth MALONE, b. 23 Mar 1856 in/near Dungog, NSW; ba. 29 Jul 1856 in RC Parish of East Maitland, NSW; d. 19 Jul 1930 at Carrington, NSW; m. Robert Charles BLANCH."

Birth of a son
#8
John Felix “Jack” BLANCH
July 23, 1879 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 22527/1879 BLANCH JOHN FELIX ALFRED MARGARET RICHMOND RIVER
Birth of a son
#9
Abraham George BLANCH
November 17, 1881 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 26144/1881 BLANCH ABRAHAM GEROGE ALFRED MARGARET RICHMOND
Birth of a daughter
#10
Maria Caroline BLANCH
about 1884 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 30970/1884 BLANCH MARIA C ALFRED MARGARET CASINO
Death of a fatherRobert BLANCH
October 17, 1885 (Age 52 years)
Address: At the residence of his son.
Citation details: 8352/1885 BLANCH ROBERT EDWARD DIED THE CLARENCE MACLEAN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Publication: Newspaper - Grafton - 1859 - 1889
Citation details: Saturday 24 October 1885, page 4
Blanch - Robert - Death Notice
Blanch - Robert - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Burial of a fatherRobert BLANCH
October 18, 1885 (Age 52 years)
Cemetery: Presbyterian
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Birth of a daughter
#11
Ethel Margaret BLANCH
about 1887 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 33719/1887 BLANCH ETHEL M ALFRED MARGARER CASINO
Marriage of a childGeorge COWANCatherine BLANCHView this family
about 1887 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 7012/1887 COWAN GEORGE BLANCH CATHERINE CASINO
Birth of a grandchild
#1
Unnamed COWAN
about 1888 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 34798/1888 COWAN UNNAMED GEORGE CATHERINE CASINO
Death of a grandchildUnnamed COWAN
about 1888 (Age 54 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13111/1888 COWAN INFANT GEORGE CATHERINE CASINO
Birth of a daughter
#12
Ellen Eva “Nellie” BLANCH
September 5, 1890 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 9980/1890 BLANCH ELLEN E ALFRED MARGARET CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Margaret Ethel COWAN
about 1890 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 9912/1890 COWAN MARGARET E GEORGE CATHERINE CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Hannah Lillian “Annie” COWAN
about 1893 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 10468/1893 COWAN HENRY L GEORGE CATHERINE CASINO
Text:

This may be an error in transcription. It may also be an error from the descendants listing of Deborah Myers and Kevin Matthews.

Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Marriage of a childSamuel BLANCHGrace McLEANView this family
about 1893 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 2877/1893 BLANCH SAMUEL MCLEAN GRACE CASINO
Marriage of a childStephen BLANCHGrace Evelyn McLEANView this family
September 6, 1893 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 2874/1893 BLANCH STEPHEN MCLEAN GRACE E CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Winifred BLANCH
about 1894 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 9869/1894 BLANCH WINIFRED SAMUEL GRACE CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Jane Ruby BLANCH
December 1, 1894 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 9847/1894 BLANCH JANE R STEPHEN GRACE CASINO
Marriage of a childWalter Bertram COWANMary Flora BLANCHView this family
about 1894 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 3086/1894 COWAN WALTER B BLANCH MARY F CASINO
Marriage of a childHector Thomas BLANCHSarah Ann CAMERONView this family
about July 1895 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 5137/1895 BLANCH HECTOR T CAMERON SARAH A LISMORE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Text:

Deborah Myers has her marrying at Tatham.

Birth of a grandson
#6
Alfred Donald BLANCH
about 1896 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 29793/1896 BLANCH ALFRED D STEPHEN GRACE CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Jessie Eveline COWAN
February 9, 1896 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 11701/1896 COWAN JESSIE E WALTER B MARY F CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Esther Mary COWAN
about 1897 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Citation details: 20769/1897 COWAN ESTHER M GEORGE CATHERINE CASINO
Birth of a grandson
#9
Roy Cameron Amos BLANCH
about 1897 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 30329/1897 BLANCH ROY C A SAMUEL GRACE CASINO
Death December 11, 1898 (Age 65 years)
Address: Greenridge
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
Citation details: 13468/1898 BLANCH ALFRED ROBERT MERCY CASINO
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial
Cemetery: Casino General
Blanch - Alfred and Margaret and Margaret Baker.
Blanch - Alfred and Margaret and Margaret Baker.

Note: Image kindly made available by Andrew Hayes.


Blanch - Alfred and Margaret
Blanch - Alfred and Margaret

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1833New Romney, Kent, England, United Kingdom
8 months
himself
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Ann CALLAGHAN - View this family
father
step-mother
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
Family with Margaret LAMONT - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 4, 1863Ulmarra, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
21 months
son
2 years
son
4 years
son
21 months
son
2 years
daughter
23 months
son
2 years
son
John Felix “Jack” BLANCH
Birth: July 23, 1879 45 32Richmond River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 1, 1970Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
Maria Caroline BLANCH
Birth: about 1884 50 37Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1925Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Ethel Margaret BLANCH
Birth: about 1887 53 40Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1963Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Ellen Eva “Nellie” BLANCH
Birth: September 5, 1890 57 43Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 30, 1979Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
BirthMatthews Family History
BirthWeb Site - Andrew Hayes
BirthHeadstone - Blanch - Alfred and Margaret
ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: Assisted Immigrants (digital) Shipping Lists
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1990/1863 BLANCH ALFRED LAMONT MARGARET GRAFTON
MarriageHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
MarriageMatthews Family History
DeathHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 2
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 13468/1898 BLANCH ALFRED ROBERT MERCY CASINO
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathMatthews Family History
DeathHeadstone - Blanch - Alfred and Margaret
BurialWeb Site - Andrew Hayes
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index