Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Robert John BENNETTAge: 68 years18721940

Name
Robert John BENNETT
Given names
Robert John
Surname
BENNETT
Birth about 1872 34 24
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
Citation details: 14193/1872 BENNETT ROBERT J WILLIAM MATILDA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherPatrick Herbert BENNETT
about 1874 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterEliza Ann “Cissie” BENNETT
about 1876 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 19320/1876 BENNETT ELIZA ANN WILLIAM C MATILDA RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a maternal grandfatherEdward BLANCH
March 2, 1881 (Age 9 years)
Note: A preliminary search of the NSW Death Index did not reveal any relevant entry.
MarriageElizabeth JONESView this family
about 1896 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 6277/1896 BENNETT ROBERT J JONES ELIZABETH WICKHAM
Birth of a daughter
#1
Doris Matilda BENNETT
about 1897 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: BENNETT DORIS M 36800/1897  ROBERT J ELIZABETH WICKHAM
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mona V BENNETT
about 1899 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: BENNETT MONA V 9840/1899  ROBERT J ELIZABETH BALLINA
Birth of a daughter
#3
Nellie E BENNETT
about 1901 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: BENNETT NELLIE E 5501/1901  ROBERT J ELIZABETH MURWILLUMBAH
Marriage of a siblingJohn Samuel MORRISEliza Ann “Cissie” BENNETTView this family
about 1901 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 5215/1901  MORRIS JOHN S BENNETT CISSIE WICKHAM
Death of a daughterMona V BENNETT
about 1901 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: BENNETT MONA 2266/1901  ROBERT ELIZABETH MURWILLUMBAH
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elsie BENNETT
about 1903 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: BENNETT ELSIE 5102/1903  ROBERT J ELIZABETH MURWILLUMBAH
Birth of a daughter
#5
Neta Victoria BENNETT
November 1904 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 5681/1905 BENNETT NETA V ROBERT J ELIZABETH MURWILLUMBAH
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 3 August 1927, page 3
Death of a maternal grandmotherCatherine HAWKINS
July 15, 1907 (Age 35 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7151/1907 BLANCH CATHERINE 88 YRS WICKHAM WICKHAM
Birth of a son
#6
William Robert BENNETT
about 1910 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: BENNETT WILLIAM R 20511/1910  ROBERT J ELIZABETH TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#7
Myrtle L BENNETT
about 1912 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: BENNETT MYRTLE L 22256/1912  ROBERT J ELIZABETH TAREE
Marriage of a childGiuseppe V FAZIODoris Matilda BENNETTView this family
about 1920 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 18201/1920  FAZIO GIUSEPPE V BENNETT DORIS M TAREE
Marriage of a childChristopher W JANSENNellie E BENNETTView this family
about 1920 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 14589/1920  JANSEN CHRISTOPHER W BENNETT MELLIE E TAREE
Death of a motherMatilda BLANCH
about 1920 (Age 48 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4332/1920 BENNETT MATILDA EDWARD CATHERINE RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a childWilliam B PIPERElsie BENNETTView this family
about 1921 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 17881/1921  PIPER WILLIAM B BENNETT ELSIE GLOUCESTER
Marriage of a childErnest David RAVELLNeta Victoria BENNETTView this family
May 21, 1927 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 8041/1927 RAVELL ERNEST D BENNETT NETA V WOOLLAHRA
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 3 August 1927, page 3
Death of a daughterNeta Victoria BENNETT
July 31, 192720:15 (Age 55 years)
Address: Tuncurry Hospital
Cause: Brights disease
Citation details: RAVELLE NETA V 16016/1927  ROBERT J ELIZABETH GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Text:

Nita Victoria Family Name Ravell Birth/Maiden Name Bennett Birth Date 1905? Gender F Death Date 31 Jul 1927 Age 22

Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 3 August 1927, page 3
Occupation
Master in charge of sand dredge
1927 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 3 August 1927, page 3
Marriage of a childSydney W S MAYOMyrtle L BENNETTView this family
about 1932 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 13740/1932  MAYO SYDNEY W S BENNETT MYRTLE L MAYFIELD
Death of a brotherWilliam Henry BENNETT
about 1936 (Age 64 years)
Retirement
Type: Retired as dredge master
yes

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
Death September 12, 194011:40 (Age 68 years)
Address: Manning River District Hospital
Citation details: BENNETT ROBERT JOHN 20477/1940  WILLIAM MATILDA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
Burial September 14, 1940 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Forster General
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
Bennett - Robert John - Ravell - Neta Victoria
Bennett - Robert John - Ravell - Neta Victoria

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

Obituary September 20, 1940 (8 days after death)
Publication: The Wingham Chronicle, previously published as The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer, is a daily newspaper originally published in Wingham, New South Wales, Australia, now in Pyrmont, New South Wales by Fairfax Media.[1]
Citation details: Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
Bennett - Robert John - Obituary
Bennett - Robert John - Obituary

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 6, 1863Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
elder brother
William H BENNETT
Birth: about 1864 26 16Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1864Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
William Henry BENNETT
Birth: about 1867 29 19Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1936Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder brother
Ernest Edward BENNETT
Birth: about 1870 32 22Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1952Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Family with Elizabeth JONES - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1896Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Mona V BENNETT
Birth: about 1899 27Ballina, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1901Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
23 months
daughter
Neta Victoria BENNETT
Birth: November 1904 32Tweed Heads, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 31, 1927Tuncurry, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
son
William Robert BENNETT
Birth: about 1910 38Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1970Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
son
Private

BirthObituary - Bennett - Robert John
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
BirthB - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 14193/1872 BENNETT ROBERT J WILLIAM MATILDA NEWCASTLE
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 6277/1896 BENNETT ROBERT J JONES ELIZABETH WICKHAM
OccupationObituary - Ravell - Nita Victoria
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 3 August 1927, page 3
RetirementObituary - Bennett - Robert John
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: BENNETT ROBERT JOHN 20477/1940  WILLIAM MATILDA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Bennett - Robert John - Ravell - Neta Victoria
DeathObituary - Bennett - Robert John
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialObituary - Bennett - Robert John
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
ObituaryNewspaper - The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer
Publication: The Wingham Chronicle, previously published as The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer, is a daily newspaper originally published in Wingham, New South Wales, Australia, now in Pyrmont, New South Wales by Fairfax Media.[1]
Citation details: Friday 20 September 1940, page 1
Bennett - Robert John - Obituary
Bennett - Robert John - Obituary

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