The Whaite Family History

From Coddington to Sydney NSW via Manchester

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Grant Families 2.1 - 2.9

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Second Generation

2.1 ex 1.1 Maria (Grant) and William ROSS

All births reg Braidwood

1.Janet b 24 Feb 1860.5506 Braidwood d 8 Nov 1861.2512 Majors Creek reg Braidwood NO ISSUE

2.Alexander b 24 May 1861.5825 d 9 Nov 1861.2510 Majors Creek Braidwood NO ISSUE

3.Janet b 1 Sep 1862.6083 Majors Creek FIND D m 11 Nov 1879.5037 CE St Johns Wagga Wagga Chas/Charles HUNT b 1857.5121 Braidwood Railway Employee FIND D see 3.1

4.William Donald b 26 June 1864.6721* Majors Creek Elrington reg Braidwood d 5 June 1958 Mater Private Hospital Brisbane Dentist m as William David (1) 1892/C885 Hughenden Qld Edith (Bennett) div proceedings begun but not granted d post 1902 USA NO ISSUE. William Donald m (2) 23 Apr 1910.2480* Dist Reg Office Rockhampton Qld (Witnesses: James L E Flint, Cecil B Freeman) Eileen Nellie "Helena" (Whelan) b c 1888 Drumcollagher/Drumcollougher Limerick Ireland d 8 Aug 1966 Brisbane Qld see 3.2

5.Julia b 1866.801 alive 7 Sep 1874 living with Catherine Grant Braidwood after July 1876

6.Alexander Edwin b 1868.7278 alive 7 Sep 1874 sent to Randwick Orphanage after July 1876

7.Frederick John b 1870.7602 alive 7 Sep 1874 sent to Randwick orphanage after July 1876

8.Henry Edmund b 1872.7806 alive 7 Sep 1874 sent to Randwick Orphanage after July 1876  ? fell overboard from ship and drowned - no record yet found

9.Ellen Eliza b 7 Sep 1874.8447 Long Flat reg Braidwood living with Catherine Grant Braidwood after 1876

Details of this family are from Pat Ross of Sunnybank Hills Qld


2.2 ex 1.2.1 Family of Walter GRANT and Eliza (Barnett)

All births reg Braidwood

1.Eliza b 1868.7038 Braidwood alive 1874

2.Walter E b 1869.7803 Braidwood ? d pre 1875

3.Sarah Agnes b 1871.7883 Braidwood d as Ellis Tues 25 February 1927.357* Adelaide Road Glenelg SA Cause: Accidentally run over by a Railway Train age 53 years Widow of Walter Ellis Miner Informant E C Knabe Undertaker Rundle St Adelaide Usual Residence Fremantle WA Widow of Walter Ellis Miner ?? bu SA NO ISSUE  Issue: 2 Males, 1 Female living. Will made 10 Jul 1919 Fremantle Probated 280 of 1927 in WA m (1) 1 Mar 1892.344* Upper Dowling Congreg Sydney Harry WHAITE Residence Sydney (Witnesses: Lizzie Harrison, Eliza Hill) div 3567.1900 Decree Absolute 13 May 1901 b as John Henry c 1858 Burnley Lancs England 1881 Census living Walsall Foreign Staffs England d 22 Mar 1931.2233* Ashton Park NSW  Cause: Cyanide Poisoning self Administered while temporarily mentally deranged Inquest 10 Apr 1931 crem 25 Mar 1931 Rookwood  Informant Eric L Morris brother-in-law "Oxley" Tamworth Retired Scenic Artist arrived Melbourne Vic c 22 Dec 1884 on "S S Kildare" . Sands Sydney Directory has entry 1897 at 23 Crown St as Henry Artist see 3.3. Harry Whaite m (2) 19 Feb 1905.2089* Paddington Daisy Cavendish (Morris) NO ISSUE. Harry Whaite had previous issue by Alice Blakeney born in England and in Melbourne Vic . Sarah Agnes Whaite m (2) 30 Apr 1902.220* Registry Office Perth WA (Witnesses: W. Grant, N. Morrison) William CHALLINOR Widower b 9 Apr Bourke St Sydney bp 29 May 1853 St Lawrence CE Sydney d 1 Jul 1909.343 Wellington St Perth WA Cause: Aortic Regurgitation and Aneurism 6 years Uraemia 3 days bu 2 Jul 1909 CE Cem Karrakatta WA see 3.4. William Challinor m (1) 5 Apr 1876.415 St Peters CE Sydney NSW Sarah Jane (Duggan). Sarah Agnes Challinor Residence Kalgoorlie m (3) by Declaration and Special License 24 May 1911.148*  St Matthews CE Boulder WA (Witnesses: Justin Duggan, Catherine Duggan) Walter Edward ELLIS Residence Gwalia (Mine) b c 1863 Worcestershire England Shift Boss d 23 June 1926* at "Duke of York" Hotel Bannister St Fremantle Cause:Chronic Pulmonary Tuberculosis 2 years bu 24 June 1926 Anglican Cem Fremantle Section MUN A3 Grave 0385 Publican Informant H  Earnshaw Undertaker's Assistant Adelaide St Fremantle NO ISSUE

4.William Francis b 1873.7922 Braidwood mentioned will of Sarah Agnes Ellis 3 above as living Moonee Ponds Vic d 29 Sep 1932 at 334 Ascot Vale Road Moonee Ponds Vic Wholesale Butcher (Retired) Cause: Carcinoma of Bladder Indefinite Heart Failure 7 days age 58 years bu 30 Sep 1932 The New Melbourne General Cemetery Informant Jos ? Alliom Agent Sydney St Brunswick lived until 1894 NSW, until 1903 WA, then rest of life Vic;  ?? witness to 1901 marriage Sarah Agnes Perth WA .Divorce papers state "one of my brothers and an uncle" living in Perth WA mentioned will Sarah Ellis 3 above made 10 Jul 1919 Probated 280 of 1927 WA Residence 263 Adderly St age 29 m as William by License with consent of mother of bride 1 Mar 1906.1278* Union Memorial Presb Ch North Melbourne Vic (Witnesses: Florence May McMillan, Herbert Victor Kent) Barbara Charles (Walker) age 20 Residence 111 Abbotsford St b 1886.11154 North Melbourne reg Hotham [F Andrew Bootmaker M Maria O?Keefe] d 1968.15929 East age 82 years [F Walter Andrew] see 3.5

5.George Henry b 28 Dec 1874 Berlang reg 1875.8395* Braidwood present at birth Mrs Barnett ?? Elizabeth Barnett: witness wedding 1867 Walter or Phoebe Barnett wife of Eliza's sister John. George H mentioned will 280 of 1927 made 10 Jul 1919 of Sarah Agnes Ellis 3 above as living Westport NZ

DC 1875 states 2 males 2 Females Living 1 Male Dead


2.3 ex 1.2.2 Family of Walter GRANT and Catherine (MacKenzie)

All births reg Braidwood

1.Maud Catherine b 1882.12852 Braidwood

2.Ethel M b 1885.15710 Braidwood there are 5 entries NSW Fed Index for marr of Ethel M Grant

3.Walter b 12 Dec 1886 Berlang reg 1887.16870* Braidwood. Previous issue said to be 2 males and 4 females living probably includes children from Walter?s first marriage to Eliza Barnett

4.Colin b 1889.16522 Braidwood ?? d as Colin Rees [F Walter M Catherine]

5.                   Archibald O b 1892.7910 Braidwood ?? m 1921.9419 Kurri Kurri Catherine (Kennedy)

2.4 ex 1.3 Family of Edward GRANT and Catherine (Hamilton)

1.Anne b 1869.7813 Braidwood

2.Edward John b 13 Jul 1871.8116* Long Flat reg Braidwood alive 1877? m 1894.2950 Burrowa= Borowa Sarah (Kearins) see 3.6

3.Alfred Ernest b 1874.14594 Gulgong ? m 1913.14945 Cootamundra Elizabeth W (Resch)

4.Violetta Victoria b 1875.15280 Gulgong

5.Bertie Rowland b as Burtie R 25 Aug 1877.21137 Tamworth


2.5 ex 1.4 Family of Francis GRANT and Mary (Carl(e)ton)

1.? male ? twin of Joseph 2 ? b 1876 d 1876.10522 Wagga Wagga from DC 1932

2.Joseph R b as unnamed 1876.21625 Wagga Wagga burial witness death 1923  father Francis P

3.Julia Ann b 1878.23316 Wagga Wagga alive 1926 age 48 years said to be family DC aunt Julia Anthes d 1942.19752 Marrickville m 1897.1669 Nyngan John HODGE see 3.7

4.Francis Walter Timothy b 16 June 1880.25825* Junee reg Wagga Wagga d as Francis Walter 1954.31173 Lithgow m 1912.1554 Cowra Jane E (Smith) see 3.8

5.Mabel Evelyn b 1883.5434 Petersham Waitress d 1943.1948 Cowra Residence Cowra m 4 Mar 1908.557 Holy Trinity CE Sydney (Witnesses: Sade Cooley, John McLeod) George James COOLEY b 1882.10389 Cowra d 1950.30554 Cowra [F George M Sarah Ann] see 3.9

6.Edwin Francis 1885.23645 Wollongong d 1970.17588 Griffith m 1915.13327 Sydney Bertha Mary A (Harland) b as Bertha A M 1895.7257 Ryde [F Walter A M Alice R] d 1968.24132 Katoomba [F Walter Alfred M Alice Rose] see 3.10

7.Dora Jane b 30 Sep 1888.25720 *Fairy Meadow reg Wollongong ? m 1909.2704 Wagga Wagga Arthur J KING ? d pre 1923 /1915.10863 Cowra [F Frank] GET CERT


2.6 ex 1.5 Family of Rebecca (Grant) and George HAMILTON

1.Felix b 1871.8020 Braidwood alive 1941 ? d possibly as George 1948.22474 Moree [F George M Unknown] ? informant as F then of Oakey Creek Warialda Railway death mother 1941

2.Francis b 1873.7939 Braidwood d 1948.23352 Manilla  witness marr 1896 Julia 3 below

3.Julia b 1874.8468 Braidwood d 1958.18739 Chatswood m 14 Dec 1895 reg 1896.1957* Wesleyan Residence Mr Hamilton Oakey Creek  Warialda (Witnesses: Kate Hamilton, F Hamilton) Stephen Thomas FITZPATRICK b 1872.16250 Picton [F John M Catherine] d 1923.1935 Marrickville School Teacher see 3.11

4.Rebecca b 1877.22474 Braidwood [Wellington MC] d 1953.30732 Inverell m 2 Apr 1902.5261* C E Balfour Warialda (Witnesses: E. Hamilton, A Hamilton)  Wilfred Charles SMITH Residence Copeton Inverell b as Charles 1875 .20986 Warialda [F Thomas M Frances C] d 1944 Inverell [F Bruce M Frances] Miner see 3.12

5.Catherine b 1878.23879 Warialda alive 1941 ? witness [under age] marr 1896 Julia 3 above

6.George b 1880.26366 Warialda ? d 1939.4276 Bingara

7.Annie (Amy) b 1882.17733 Warialda alive 1941 ? m as Amy 1902.3810 Corowa David J DOUGHTON see 3.13

8.Agnes b 1884.20883 Warialda alive 1941

9.John b 1886.22325 Warialda alive 1941 informant then of Oakey Creek Warialda death 1916 grandfather P F Grant

10.Frederick b 1894.35197 Warialda d 1959.13810 Goulburn

11.Doris Alma b 14 Aug 1897.27601* Balfour District of Moree reg Warialda d 1899.7683 Warilda NO ISSUE


2.7 ex 1.6 Family of Julia (Grant) and (Frederick) Jacob ANTHES

All births reg Braidwood

1.Gertrude Maria b 27 Mar 1876 Majors Creek?? d pre 1885 ? NO ISSUE

2.? Julius Frederick Grant b 1877.8986 Braidwood [M Julia]CHECK

3.John Francis Louis b 15 Aug 1878.9891 Majors Creek d 3 May 1972 age 94 years m (1) 31 May 1907B 5587. South Brisbane Qld Helen "Nellie" (Veivers) b as Hellen 21 Feb 1888.006134 Falgai Qld d 3 Nov 1913.B18430* Brisbane Hospital Qld Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Heart Failure bu 5 Nov 1912 Southport Cem Qld [F John Vievers Farmer M Marion Ferguson] see 3.14. John F L m (2) 11 Sep 1915.B 17377 Qld Annie (Schmish/Shemas) b as Anna Schmish1882/C3834 Qld [ F William M Maria Johanne Sommer] see SF and 3.15

4.William Henry b 8 Sep 1880.11253 Araluen d 22 Aug 1947 Tailor m 13 June 1905.4876 Orange Mary Theresa (Crampton) b 1888 d 24 Jul 1955.2046 Parramatta age 67 years [F John M Sarah] see 3.16

5.Julia Elizabeth b 4 May 1882.12787 Araluen [F as Frederick Jacob] living 1926 Castlereagh St Sydney DC Mother d 20 Aug 1969 crem Beresford Crem m 1930.1580 Sydney George WALLACE No known issue

6.Edward Conrad b 7 Feb 1884.15218*Majors Creek/Araluen reg Braidwood Carpenter living 1926 D C Mother North Narrabri enlisted Army WWI as Edward Charles d 24 June 1974 Townsville Qld age 90 years Residence Parkes m  (1) as Edward James 19 May 1916.5747* CE St Peters (Witnesses: M Noonan, Jas Brown) Ida Frances (Deschamps) Widow nee Boysden b c 1878 London England div 25 Mar 1930 Reg No 1395/28 RG No 1638/30 Petitioner Wife 4 Apr 1930  NO known ISSUE  m (2) 28 June 1933.6630 Concord reg Bankstown Lavinia Maud (Hall) b 1901.8775 Wellington d 4 Nov 1973 Southport Qld age 72 years see 3.17

7.Gertrude M b as Anthis 1885.15766  ? alive c 1979 possibly at Chinderah near Murwillumbah with niece Gertrude and husband Frank Mansfield Tailoress m as Gertie 14 June 1902.3230 Sydney William H VALLANCE ? b Pennsylvannia USA seaman on SS "Glacier" ?? d pre 1929. Gertrude Vallence m (2) 1929.12895 Burwood Charles STIEBEL b c 1897 Widower d 27 Nov 1954 bu Rookwood Cem age 57 years living Earlwood previous issue of George Stiebel Ronald alive 1954

8.Jacob b as Anthers 4 Nov 1886.16677 Araluen living 1926 DC Mother Macquarie Hotel d 27 May 1949.11607 Liverpool age 62 years Upholsterer Not known to have married ? NO ISSUE

9.Gladys Muriel b as Anthis 26 Nov 1888.17503 Majors Creek [F Frederick J] d as Maud [F Jack] Fed Index 24 Jan 1889.7662* Majors Creek reg Braidwood Cause: Convulsions 4 or 5 hours bu 25 Jan 1889 Elrington NO ISSUE

10.Helena Agnes b as Eleanor Anthus 28 Mar 1890.7849 Majors Creek [F Frederick J] d as Agnes 5 Sep 1893.12824 Redfern bu CE Necropolis [now Rookwood] [F Jacob M Julia] NO ISSUE

2.8 ex 1.7 Family of Victoria (Grant) and Thomas William THOMPSON

1.Mary b 1880.3702 Sydney m 1900.6062 Coonamble Andrew MCWHIRTER d 1914.6570 Coonabarraban see 3.18

2.Etheline b 1883.4643 Leichhardt DC says Ettalin d as Etheline 1960.18032 Mudgee

3.Thomas William b 1885.4893* at Norton St Leichhardt d 1963.32172 Marrickville



2.9 ex 1.8 Family of Emmeline (Grant) and Charles DUNSHEA

All births reg Braidwood

1.Julia Eveline b 1879.10582 [M Eveline] d as Eveline J 5 Apr 1929.9128* Mental Hospital Rydalmere (M Emma) Cause: Secondary Malignant Growths, Carcinoma of Breast bu 6 Apr 1929 CE Cem Rookwood Informant H E McGrath Manager Mental Hospital Rydamere says not married ?? m as Eveline Dunshee 1899.2796 Annandale Simon WILSON GET CERT

2.Mary Emeline b 1882.12696 [M Emeline]) Majors Creek reg Braidwood m as M Emmeline 6 Dec 1904 reg 1905.873* Wilson St Braidwood Presb (Witnesses: Willie Guy Jones, Lydia Dobbie) Dressmaker Alfred Ernest DUNSHEA b  6 Apr 1871.8054* Majors Creek Pianist [DUNSHEA 2.5.8] see 3.19

3.Edward Charles b 5 June 1884.15281A* Majors Creek reg Braidwood alive 1901

4.Alfred b 1888.17304 [M Emelin]

5.Harold b 1890.7933 [M Emaline] alive 1901

6.Oswald b 1892.7939 [M Emalene] d 1893.3695 Braidwood NO ISSUE

After both parents d end of 1901 what happened to orphaned children ?? Did brother Henry m 1870.1928 Elizabeth Draper take care of them