Damper in a Wok : A Mixed-up Australian Family Tree

William GreatrexAge: 83 years18451928

Name
William Greatrex
Given names
William
Surname
Greatrex
Birth about 1845 39 37
Note: NSW BDM Index: V18451692 134/1845 GREATRIX WILLIAM JONAS MARY
Birth of a brotherThomas Greatrex
7 October 1847 (Age 2 years)

Baptism of a brotherThomas Greatrex
7 November 1849 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Ellen Greatrex
about 1868 (Age 23 years)

Note: Rookwood record suggests she was aged 99 at death.
Death of a brotherJohn Greatrex
9 January 1868 (Age 23 years) Age: 40
Cause: Consumption
Burial of a brotherJohn Greatrex
11 February 1868 (Age 23 years)
Cemetery: Roman Catholic Cemetery, Windsor
Religious marriageJane SmithView this family
23 June 1868 (Age 23 years)
Address: Christ Church Church of England
Death of a fatherJonas Greatrex
27 March 1870 (Age 25 years) Age: 64
Informant: Thomas Greatrexson
Cause: CHRONIC DISEASE OF THE LIVER AND DIARRHOEA
Burial of a fatherJonas Greatrex
29 March 1870 (Age 25 years)
Cemetery: Catholic Cemetery Petersham
Death of a motherMary Owens
5 December 1875 (Age 30 years) Age: 67
Cause: General Debility & Diarrhoea
Burial of a motherMary Owens
7 December 1875 (Age 30 years)
Cemetery: Catholic Cemetery Petersham
Note: Shared plot with husband.
Death of a sisterCatherine Greatrex
12 July 1894 (Age 49 years)
Burial of a sisterCatherine Greatrex
14 July 1894 (Age 49 years)
Cemetery: Ourimbah Cemetery
Death of a sisterMary Ann Greatrix
6 December 1907 (Age 62 years) Age: 77
Cause: HEART FAILURE, SENILE DECAY
Burial of a sisterMary Ann Greatrix
7 December 1907 (Age 62 years)
Cemetery: Jilliby Cemetery
Death of a brotherThomas Greatrex
14 April 1908 (Age 63 years) Age: 62
Address: Rookwood Asylum District of Granville
Cause: Senile Decay, Paralysis
Burial of a brotherThomas Greatrex
15 April 1908 (Age 63 years)
Address: Location Section Graves Mortuary Mortuary 2 Area Q Grave 1155
Cemetery: Rookwood Catholic Cemetery
Note: Unmarked grave as at 2010.
Residence 1913 (Age 68 years)
Address: South Parade Auburn
Death of a sisterEllen Greatrix
15 July 1922 (Age 77 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 13315/1922 MORRIS ELLEN JONAS MARY GOSFORD
Death 12 October 1928 (Age 83 years)

Note: Died after 1870 (refer father death cert)
Burial 13 October 1928 (1 day after death)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Zone C Section 9 Grave 2108
Note: MY DEAR HUSBAND
Research task
[SMH] Death notice 17 Oct 1928
6 April 2018

by: Kerry Choy
Last change 27 April 201820:17:58

by: Kerry Choy
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 24 February 1824St Mary's Parish, Limerick City, Co. Limerick, Ireland
5 years
elder sister
7 years
elder sister
13 years
younger brother
-25 years
elder brother
19 years
elder sister
6 years
himself
Family with Jane Smith - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 23 June 1868Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
6 months
daughter

Birth
NSW BDM Index: V18451692 134/1845 GREATRIX WILLIAM JONAS MARY
Death
Died after 1870 (refer father death cert) There's a BDM Index entry with "James" shown as father. This may be a typo. Appears his wife may have died at Auburn as well. 17513/1928 GREATREX WILLIAM JAMES MARY AUBURN (Date of death from tombstone)
Burial
MY DEAR HUSBAND OUR FATHER WILLIAM GREATREX DIED 2nd OCT 1928 AGED 82 YEARS At Rest
Note
Not match with NSW Marr 1897/7427
BurialGreatrex family grave: William, Jane, Isabel Hildred and EllenGreatrex family grave: William, Jane, Isabel Hildred and Ellen
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Type: Tombstone