Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Ambrose “Amby” BLANCHAge: 8618641951

Name
Ambrose “Amby” BLANCH
Given names
Ambrose
Surname
BLANCH
Nickname
Amby
Birth July 26, 1864 22 22
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Citation details: 14204/1864 BLANCH MALE JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a sisterMary Ann BLANCH
September 21, 1866 (Age 2)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Citation details: 14245/1866 BLANCH MARY A JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a brotherJames Ridgy “Reg” BLANCH
September 3, 1868 (Age 4)
Citation details: 15738/1868 BLANCH JAMES R JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
Note: I was unable to find Butlers Flat and thanks to David it has now been found.
Birth of a brotherAlexander BLANCH
November 8, 1870 (Age 6)
Citation details: 16370/1871 BLANCH ALEXANDER JAMES MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Birth of a brotherFrank BLANCH
January 12, 1873 (Age 8)
Citation details: 17688/1873 BLANCH FRANK JAMES MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Birth of a brotherArthur Job BLANCH
about 1875 (Age 10)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Citation details: 9804/1875 BLANCH ARTHUR JOB JAMES MARY ANNE CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a sisterAnnie Maria BLANCH
August 15, 1876 (Age 12)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9706/1876 BLANCH ANNIE M JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a brotherAlbert BLANCH
January 28, 1878 (Age 13)
Citation details: 21051/1878 BLANCH ALBERT JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a brotherFenwick BLANCH
July 11, 1880 (Age 15)
Citation details: 23276/1880 BLANCH FENWICK JAMES MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a sisterAgnes Ellen BLANCH
March 20, 1882 (Age 17)
Citation details: 16469/1882 BLANCH AGNES H JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary MULLINEX
April 4, 1885 (Age 20)
Citation details: 12882/1885 MYERS MARY JOB DIED NEWCASTLE NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingJohn BAKERMary Ann BLANCHView this family
about 1886 (Age 21)
Citation details: 6594/1886 BAKER JOHN BLANCH MARY A NEWCASTLE
Civil marriageMartha CAMPBELLView this family
March 1, 1887 (Age 22)
Address: Registrar's office.
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Citation details: 6308/1887 BLANCH AMBROSE CAMPBELL MARTHA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha

Note: Image kindly provided by Deborah Campbell.

Birth of a son
#1
Ambrose Herbert “Herb or Bert” BLANCH
about 1887 (Age 22)
Citation details: 20015/1887 BLANCH AMBROSE H AMBROSE MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Occupation
Log hauler and timber drawing

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 29 June 1951, page 6
Occupation
Oyster farmer

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 29 June 1951, page 6
Residence 1887 (Age 22)
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha

Note: Image kindly provided by Deborah Campbell.

Birth of a daughter
#2
Ethel May BLANCH
about 1889 (Age 24)
Citation details: 21145/1889 BLANCH ETHEL M AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingJames Ridgy “Reg” BLANCHAnne EVENSView this family
December 27, 1889 (Age 25)
Citation details: 4690/1889 BLANCH JAMES R EVENS ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary Ann BLANCH
about 1891 (Age 26)
Citation details: 29981/1891 BLANCH MARY A AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingAlexander BLANCHSusannah MELMETHView this family
February 6, 1892 (Age 27)
Citation details: 6518/1892 BLANCH ALEXANDER MELMOTT SUSANAH RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Death of a fatherJames BLANCH
March 9, 1893 (Age 28)
Address: Pipe Clay Creek
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12617/1893 BLANCH JAMES JAMES MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a son
#4
Ernest BLANCH
about 1895 (Age 30)
Citation details: 6862/1895 BLANCH ERNEST AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingFrank BLANCHAnnie ROBSONView this family
about 1895 (Age 30)
Citation details: 5322/1895 BLANCH FRANK ROBSON ANNIE NEWCASTLE
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames BLANCH
November 10, 1895 (Age 31)
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,
Citation details: Page 9
Birth of a daughter
#5
Rose Pearl BLANCH
about 1897 (Age 32)
Citation details: 15819/1897 BLANCH ROSE P AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingCharles PONDAgnes Ellen BLANCHView this family
about 1898 (Age 33)
Citation details: 2009/1898 POND CHARLES BLANCH AGNES E WALLSEND
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Marriage of a parentSamuel Hall BOYDMary Ann JACKSONView this family
about 1898 (Age 33)
Citation details: 1738/1898 BOYD SAMUEL A BLANCHE MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a daughter
#6
Violet Jessie BLANCH
about 1900 (Age 35)
Citation details: 6630/1900 BLANCH VIOLET J AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a motherMary Ann JACKSON
January 15, 1901 (Age 36)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
Citation details: 3352/1901 BOYD MARY A -- -- WALLSEND
Birth of a daughter
#7
Blanche “Daisy” BLANCH
about 1902 (Age 37)
Citation details: 15953/1902 BLANCH BLANCHE D AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingFenwick BLANCHTheresa EGGTTONView this family
about 1903 (Age 38)
Citation details: 6489/1903 BLANCH FENRICK EDGTTON THERESA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a daughter
#8
Grace Alice BLANCH
about 1904 (Age 39)
Citation details: 26025/1904 BLANCH GRACE A AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a siblingArthur Job BLANCHEva Matilda BUTTView this family
about 1904 (Age 39)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Citation details: 1580/1904 BLANCH ARTHUR J BUTT EVA M MINMI
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary BALCOMBE
December 23, 1904 (Age 40)
Address: Plattsburg
Citation details: 15111/1904 BLANCH MARY 89 YRS PLATTSBURGH WALLSEND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 10
Birth of a son
#9
Bertram BLANCH
about 1906 (Age 41)
Citation details: 38430/1906 BLANCH BERTRAM AMBROSE MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a childEdward Thomas FOSTEREthel May BLANCHView this family
about 1907 (Age 42)
Citation details: 5556/1907 FOSTER EDWARD T BLANCH ETHEL M RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Ethel Lillian May FOSTER
about 1909 (Age 44)
Citation details: 38709/1909 FOSTER ETHEL L M EDWARD T ETHEL M MINMI
Marriage of a childAmbrose Herbert “Herb or Bert” BLANCHEmily Ann WITTView this family
about 1911 (Age 46)
Citation details: 10505/1911 BLANCH AMBROSE H WITT EMILY A RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Mary E BLANCH
about 1912 (Age 47)
Citation details: BLANCH MARY E 5973/1912 AMBROSE H EMILY A EAST MAITLAND
Birth of a grandson
#3
Eric H BLANCH
about 1914 (Age 49)
Citation details: BLANCH ERIC H 25835/1914 AMBROSE H EMILY A STROUD
Marriage of a childErnest BLANCHEster HOLLISView this family
about 1915 (Age 50)
Citation details: 17696/1915 BLANCH ERNEST HOLLIS ESTER RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Thelma L BLANCH
about 1916 (Age 51)
Citation details: BLANCH THELMA L 25880/1916 AMBROSE H EMILY A STROUD
Marriage of a childGeorge MOFFATMary Ann BLANCHView this family
about 1917 (Age 52)
Citation details: 1765/1917 MOFFAT GEORGE BLANCH MARY A WARATAH
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Elsie Maud BLANCH
about 1918 (Age 53)
Citation details: BLANCH ELSIE M 41943/1918 AMBROSE H EMILY A STROUD
Marriage of a childEdward H CHARLTONRose Pearl BLANCHView this family
about 1918 (Age 53)
Citation details: 4313/1918 CHARLTON EDWARD H BLANCH ROSE P WICKHAM
Marriage of a childSydney Australia BRIDGEEthel May BLANCHView this family
about 1920 (Age 55)
Citation details: 18176/1920 BRIDGE SIDNEY A FOSTER ETHEL M STROUD
Marriage of a childRaymond WRATTENViolet Jessie BLANCHView this family
about 1922 (Age 57)
Citation details: 5756/1922 WRATTEN RAYMOND BLANCH VIOLET J GLOUCESTER
Marriage of a childGeorge H G CUTTSBlanche “Daisy” BLANCHView this family
about 1922 (Age 57)
Citation details: 17180/1922 CUTTS GEORGE H G BLANCH DAISY WARATAH
Marriage of a siblingJohn DURIEAgnes Ellen BLANCHView this family
about 1927 (Age 62)
Citation details: 6191/1927 DURIE JOHN POND AGNES E LAMBTON
Marriage of a grandchildEdward Morgan BARTLETTEthel Lillian May FOSTERView this family
about 1929 (Age 64)
Citation details: 9531/1929 BARTLETT EDWARD M FOSTER ETHEL L M GLOUCESTER
Marriage of a grandchildAlbert Roy “Dick” CHANNELLElsie Maud BLANCHView this family
about 1934 (Age 69)
Citation details: 5716/1934 CHANNELL ALBERT R BLANCH ELSIE A DUNGOG
Death of a sonErnest BLANCH
May 13, 193417:00 (Age 69)
Address: Newcastle Hospital
Cause: Fatally injured in motor cycle accident
Citation details: 9074/1934 BLANCH ERNEST AMBROSE MARTHA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: (NSW : 1912 - 1955),
Citation details: Thursday 31 May 1934, page 2
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Tuesday 15 May 1934, page 2
Blanch - Ernest - Motor cycle accident
Blanch - Ernest - Motor cycle accident

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Death of a sisterAgnes Ellen BLANCH
about 1934 (Age 69)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6958/1934 DURIE AGNES E JAMES MARY A MAYFIELD
Burial of a sonErnest BLANCH
before May 30, 1934 (Age 69)
Address: Roman Catholic Portion: Row A1
Cemetery: Raymond Terrace General
Blanch - Ernest
Blanch - Ernest

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

Death of a sisterMary Ann BLANCH
May 12, 1939 (Age 74)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10585/1939 BAKER MARY ANN JAMES MARY ANN NEWCASTLE
Death of a brotherFrank BLANCH
October 19, 1942 (Age 78)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 26318/1942 BLANCH FRANK JAMES MARY ANN GLOUCESTER
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 18
Death of a wifeMartha CAMPBELL
January 21, 1945 (Age 80)
Address: At the residence of her daughter. 6 Berkley Street
Cause: Coronary sclerosis and hypertensive arterio scleroris
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Citation details: 3539/1945 BLANCH MARTHA THOMAS SARAH MAYFIELD
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 25 January 1945
Blanch-Martha-Obituary
Blanch-Martha-Obituary

Note: Image kindly provided by Deborah Campbell.

Death Certificate - Blanch - Martha
Death Certificate - Blanch - Martha

Note: Image kindly provided by Deborah Campbell.

Blanch - Ambrose and Martha
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha

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Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 13 February 1945, page 4
Burial of a wifeMartha CAMPBELL
January 22, 1945 (Age 80)
Address: Anglican Portion: Row A2
Cemetery: Raymond Terrace General
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 25 January 1945
Blanch-Martha-Obituary
Blanch-Martha-Obituary

Note: Image kindly provided by Deborah Campbell.

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 13 February 1945, page 4
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha

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

Death of a granddaughterElsie Maud BLANCH
September 6, 1946 (Age 82)
Citation details: CHANNELL ELSIE MAUD 17326/1946 AMBROSE HERBERT EMILY ANN GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherAlexander BLANCH
about 1947 (Age 82)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4510/1947 BLANCH ALEXANDER JAMES MARY ANN NEW LAMBTON
Burial of a brotherAlexander BLANCH
January 16, 1947 (Age 82)
Address: Por: ANGLICAN_3 Sec: 173 Lot: 53 Buried on: 16/01/1947 Lat: -32.867997066 Long: 151.7047796
Cemetery: Sandgate General
Blanch - Alexander
Blanch - Alexander

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Death June 11, 1951 (Age 86)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
Citation details: 11144/1951 BLANCH AMBROSE JAMES MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha

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

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 29 June 1951, page 6
Burial
Address: Anglican Portion: Row A2
Cemetery: Raymond Terrace General
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 3, 1860Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
elder sister
Annie Maria BLANCH
Birth: January 30, 1862 20 20Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 15, 1876Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
23 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Arthur Job BLANCH
Birth: about 1875 33 32Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1966Wallsend, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Albert BLANCH
Birth: January 28, 1878 36 36Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1959West Wallsend, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Fenwick BLANCH
Birth: July 11, 1880 38 38Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1955Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
younger sister
Mother’s family with Samuel Hall BOYD - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: about 1898Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Martha CAMPBELL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 1, 1887Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Mary Ann BLANCH
Birth: about 1891 26 27Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1969Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
Ernest BLANCH
Birth: about 1895 30 31Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 13, 1934Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Rose Pearl BLANCH
Birth: about 1897 32 33Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 20, 1951Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Violet Jessie BLANCH
Birth: about 1900 35 36Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1982New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Blanche “Daisy” BLANCH
Birth: about 1902 37 38Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1974New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Bertram BLANCH
Birth: about 1906 41 42Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 18, 1974New South Wales, Australia

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 14204/1864 BLANCH MALE JAMES MARY A RAYMOND TERRACE
BirthMatthews Family History
MarriageHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 6308/1887 BLANCH AMBROSE CAMPBELL MARTHA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMatthews Family History
MarriageMarriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha

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OccupationObituary - Blanch - Ambrose
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 29 June 1951, page 6
OccupationObituary - Blanch - Ambrose
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 29 June 1951, page 6
ResidenceMarriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha
Marriage Certificate - Blanch - Ambrose - Campbell - Martha

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DeathHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11144/1951 BLANCH AMBROSE JAMES MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathMatthews Family History
DeathHeadstone - Blanch - Ambrose and Martha
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha
Blanch - Ambrose and Martha

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DeathObituary - Blanch - Ambrose
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 29 June 1951, page 6
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
SourceHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 16
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.