Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Charlotte BLANCHAge: 83 years18361919

Name
Charlotte BLANCH
Given names
Charlotte
Surname
BLANCH
Married name
Charlotte SMITH
Birth March 14, 1836 24 20
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Death of a paternal grandmotherMaria ASHDOWN
May 31, 1837 (Age 14 months)
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Burial of a paternal grandmotherMaria ASHDOWN
June 5, 1837 (Age 14 months)
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.
Birth of a sisterHarriett BLANCH
April 2, 1838 (Age 2 years)
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Death of a sisterHarriett BLANCH
October 1839 (Age 3 years)

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Note: It appears that the death was not registered in NSW.
Birth of a sisterEliza BLANCH
about 1840 (Age 3 years)
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Citation details: V18402636 30A/1840 BLANCH ELIZA JAMES MARY --
Birth of a brotherJames BLANCH
October 2, 1841 (Age 5 years)
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Citation details: V18412637 30A/1841 BLANCH JAMES JAMES MARY --
Birth of a sisterUnnamed BLANCH
about 1843 (Age 6 years)

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Birth of a sisterUnnamed BLANCH
about 1843 (Age 6 years)

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Death of a sisterUnnamed BLANCH
about 1843 (Age 6 years)

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Death of a sisterUnnamed BLANCH
about 1843 (Age 6 years)

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Birth of a brotherHenry BLANCH
June 14, 1845 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: V18452638 30A/1845 BLANCH HENRY JAMES MARY --
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Birth of a sisterAnne BLANCH
December 23, 1846 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: V18462278 32A/1846 BLANCH ANNE JAMES MARY --
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Death of a brotherHenry BLANCH
June 1847 (Age 11 years)

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Note: A search of the NSW Death Index failed to find a relevant entry.
Birth of a brotherAlexander BLANCH
about 1848 (Age 11 years)

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Birth of a sisterEllen BLANCH
August 3, 1850 (Age 14 years)
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Citation details: V1850774 39A/1850 BLANCH ELLEN JAMES MARY --
Number of childrenThomas SMITHView this family
15

Publication: Richmond River Herald and Northern Districts Advertiser (NSW : 1886 - 1942), Friday 30 May 1919, page 8
Note: Three deceased by 1919.
Marriage of a siblingJohn MAGINNMary Ann BLANCHView this family
September 10, 1850 (Age 14 years)

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Citation details: V1850612 96/1850 MAGINN JOHN BLANCH MARY LK
Text:

The LK indicates the marriage was registered according to the Roman Catholic faith in East Maitland, Maitland or West Maitland.

Birth of a sisterEmma BLANCH
May 24, 1851 (Age 15 years)
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Citation details: V1851770 39A/1851 BLANCH EMMA JAMES MARY
Birth of a sisterIsabella BLANCH
April 11, 1853 (Age 17 years)
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Citation details: V1853775 39A/1853 BLANCH ISABELLA JAMES MARY --
Death of a sisterEmma BLANCH
July 22, 1853 (Age 17 years)

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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V1853949 39B/1853 BLANCH EMMA INFANT -- --
Religious marriageThomas SMITHView this family
August 7, 1853 (Age 17 years)
Religion: Church of England
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Citation details: V185379 39C/1853 SMITH THOMAS BLANCH CHARLOTTE MA
Text:

Exact date cannot by confirmed using BDM Index.

Note: His obituary has this marriage occurring at Southgate.
Birth of a son
#1
George SMITH
about 1854 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam BLANCH
about 1855 (Age 18 years)

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Birth of a daughter
#2
Hannah Maria SMITH
about 1857 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: SMITH GEORGE 2883/1854 V18542883 40 THOMAS CHARLOTTE S
Birth of a sisterRachael B BLANCH
March 13, 1857 (Age 20 years)
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Citation details: 10705/1857 BLANCH RACHAEL B JAMES MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Emma SMITH
about 1858 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: SMITH EMMA 11690/1858 THOMAS CHARLOTTE RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a sisterEmily BLANCH
about 1858 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 11763/1858 BLANCH EMILY JAMES MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
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Birth of a daughter
#4
Charlotte SMITH
about 1859 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: SMITH CHARLOTTE 12028/1859 THOMAS CHARLOTTE RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a parentJames BLANCHMary Ann HUGHESView this family
January 10, 1859 (Age 22 years)

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Death of a sisterAnne BLANCH
March 22, 1859 (Age 23 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4799/1859 BLANCH ANN JAMES MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
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Death of a paternal grandfatherEdward BLANCHE
January 7, 1860 (Age 23 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.
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Burial of a paternal grandfatherEdward BLANCHE
January 9, 1860 (Age 23 years)
Address: Church of England portion, Unmarked grave
Witness: Thomas BLANCHson
Witness: John BLANCHson
Marriage of a siblingJames BLANCHMary Ann JACKSONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 3, 1860 (Age 24 years)
Address: In temporary Church of England church
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Citation details: 2497/1860 BLANCH JAMES JACKSON MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a daughter
#5
Eliza SMITH
about 1861 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: SMITH ELIZA 7819/1861 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a sisterAlice BLANCH
about 1861 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 12266/1861 BLANCH ALICE JAMES MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
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Marriage of a parentJames BLANCHElizabeth STANBOROUGHView this family
after 1860 (Age 23 years)

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Birth of a daughter
#6
Helen SMITH
about 1863 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: SMITH HELEN 7989/1863 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#7
Thomas SMITH
about 1864 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: SMITH THOMAS 8910/1864 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#8
James SMITH
about 1866 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: SMITH JAMES 8928/1866 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#9
John SMITH
about 1867 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: SMITH JOHN 673/1867 V1867673 160 THOMAS CHARLOTTE
Text:

There is also this reference:

SMITH (MALE) 9817/1867 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON

Birth of a daughter
#10
Alice SMITH
about 1869 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: SMITH ALICE 11135/1869 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a daughter
#11
Mary SMITH
about 1870 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: SMITH MARY 10421/1870 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#12
Charles SMITH
about 1871 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: SMITH CHARLES 10885/1871 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#13
Thomas Henry SMITH
about 1873 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: SMITH THOMAS HENRY 11315/1873 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a half-brotherFrank BLANCH
about 1873 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 17688/1873 BLANCH FRANK JAMES MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingHenry Shipton CARPENTEREllen BLANCHView this family
about 1874 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 2972/1874 CARPENTER HENRY S BLANCK HELEN MORPETH
Birth of a daughter
#14
Betsy SMITH
about 1875 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: SMITH BETSY 11807/1875 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Marriage of a siblingWalter Henry EVANSIsabella BLANCHView this family
about 1875 (Age 38 years)
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Citation details: 3151/1875 EVANS WALSER BLANCH ISABELLA MORPETH
Marriage of a siblingWilliam PHILPEmily BLANCHView this family
about 1876 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 3658/1876 PHILP WILLIAM BLANCH EMILY NEWCASTLE
Death of a sisterEllen BLANCH
February 14, 1876 (Age 39 years)
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Birth of a daughter
#15
Elizabeth SMITH
about 1877 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: SMITH ELIZABETH 12264/1877 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Marriage of a siblingWilliam BLANCHEmily Susan TUCKView this family
about 1877 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 3533/1877 BLANCH WILLIAM TUCK EMILY SUSAN MORPETH
Birth of a son
#16
Edwin SMITH
about 1878 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: SMITH EDWIN 13298/1878 THOMAS CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Marriage of a siblingWilliam “Wilding” EVANSRachael B BLANCHView this family
about 1878 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 4223/1878 EVANS WILLIAM BLANCH RACHEL WALLSEND
Marriage of a childGeorge A GIBSONEmma SMITHView this family
about 1879 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 4674/1879 GIBSON GEORGE A SMITH EMMA LISMORE
Marriage of a childGeorge GRISSELLCharlotte SMITHView this family
about 1880 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 3450/1880 GRISSELL GEORGE SMITH CHARLOTTE GRAFTON
Birth of a daughter
#17
Annie SMITH
about 1882 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: SMITH ANNIE 27073/1882 THOMAS CHARLOTTE LISMORE
Marriage of a siblingJames TUCKAlice BLANCHView this family
about 1882 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 6203/1882 TUCK JAMES BLANCH ALICE WALLSEND
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Marriage of a childRobert BOYLEEliza SMITHView this family
about 1883 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 6865/1883 BOYLE ROBERT SMITH ELIZA LISMORE
Marriage of a childEdward HAYESHelen SMITHView this family
about 1887 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 7024/1887 HAYES EDWARD SMITH ELLEN LISMORE
Marriage of a childThomas J BOYTERAlice SMITHView this family
about 1890 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 2101/1890 BOYTER THOMAS J SMITH ALICE BALLINA
Death of a brotherJames BLANCH
March 9, 1893 (Age 56 years)
Address: Pipe Clay Creek
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12617/1893 BLANCH JAMES JAMES MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a fatherJames BLANCH
November 10, 1895 (Age 59 years)
Address: Plattsburg
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14604/1895 BLANCH JAMES JOHN MARY WALLSEND
Text:

This is the only entry in the NSW Death Index for a James Blanch death in 1895. Plattsburg is just out of Newcastle and the informant may have the names of his parents wrong.

Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
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Marriage of a childJohn Richard TRUSTUMElizabeth SMITHView this family
about 1897 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 5258/1897 TRUSTUM JOHN R SMITH ELIZABETH CASINO
Death of a sisterAlice BLANCH
about 1898 (Age 61 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9107/1898 TUCK ALICE JAMES MARY CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childRobert WOODAlice SMITHView this family
about 1902 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 8980/1902 WOOD ROBERT BOYTER ALICE CASINO
Death of a motherMary BALCOMBE
December 23, 1904 (Age 68 years)
Address: Plattsburg
Citation details: 15111/1904 BLANCH MARY 89 YRS PLATTSBURGH WALLSEND
Quality of data: primary evidence
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Death of a sonGeorge SMITH
December 10, 1917 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: SMITH GEORGE 15680/1917 THOMAS CHARLOTTE CASINO
Death of a husbandThomas SMITH
May 19, 1919 (Age 83 years)
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Citation details: SMITH Thomas 10178/1919 Thomas UNKNOWN The Richmond
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Richmond River Herald and Northern Districts Advertiser (NSW : 1886 - 1942), Friday 30 May 1919, page 8
Death September 11, 1919 (Age 83 years)

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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18821/1919 SMITH CHARLOTTE JAMES CHARLOTTE LISMORE
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 12, 1832Rolvenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom
23 months
elder sister
Mary Ann BLANCH
Birth: July 20, 1834 22 18Rolvenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Death: April 27, 1920Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
20 months
herself
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
1 year
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
18 months
younger sister
Anne BLANCH
Birth: December 23, 1846 35 31Seaham, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 22, 1859Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Ellen BLANCH
Birth: August 3, 1850 38 34Nelsons Plains, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 14, 1876Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
10 months
younger sister
Emma BLANCH
Birth: May 24, 1851 39 35Nelsons Plains, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 22, 1853
23 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
22 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Mary Ann HUGHES - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: January 10, 1859
15 years
half-brother
Frank BLANCH
Birth: about 1873 61Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1942Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
Father’s family with Elizabeth STANBOROUGH - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: after 1860
Family with Thomas SMITH - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 7, 1853Eldon (Now Raymond Terrace), New South Wales, Australia
17 months
son
George SMITH
Birth: about 1854 22 17New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 10, 1917Casino, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Emma SMITH
Birth: about 1858 26 21Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1944Casino, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Charlotte SMITH
Birth: about 1859 27 22Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 9, 1946Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Eliza SMITH
Birth: about 1861 29 24Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1933Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Helen SMITH
Birth: about 1863 31 26Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 15, 1936Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Elizabeth SMITH
Birth: about 1877 45 40Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 21, 1958Casino, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
5 years
daughter

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
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BirthMatthews Family History
MarriageHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
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MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V185379 39C/1853 SMITH THOMAS BLANCH CHARLOTTE MA
Text:

Exact date cannot by confirmed using BDM Index.

MarriageMatthews Family History
Number of childrenObituary - Smith - Thomas
Publication: Richmond River Herald and Northern Districts Advertiser (NSW : 1886 - 1942), Friday 30 May 1919, page 8
DeathHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18821/1919 SMITH CHARLOTTE JAMES CHARLOTTE LISMORE
SourceHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
Note: This is a MS Word document of 35 pages and 12,688 words evidencing a lot of work. Mostly it comprises BDM data. No sources are given and there are some errors.