HOOTON Sarah Jane

Female 1852 - 1924  (72 years)


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  • Name HOOTON Sarah Jane 
    Born 26 Nov 1852  Wilson Kennedy, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Dec 1924  Cowper Sreet, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 9 Dec 1924  Tenterfield Church Of Engand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4519  The Tree of Me
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2014 

    Father HOOTON Joseph R,   b. 17 Nov 1827, Tottenham, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1902, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother BETTIS Rebecca,   b. 24 Jul 1832, Holloway Down, Leytonstone, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1921, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 9 Mar 1852  St Philip’s C of E, Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • I.G.I. Batch number 0970323 sheet 21.
    Family ID F3261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 MERCHANT Thomas Hugh,   b. 21 Jan 1843, Sampford, Wellington, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1902, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1869  McLeod's Creek, Timbarra, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. MERCHANT James Joseph (Joe),   b. 4 Feb 1870, McLeods Creek, Timbarra, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1924, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. MERCHANT Harriet Ann,   b. 12 Jun 1872, Purvis Reef, Richmond River, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1949, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. MERCHANT Thomas Edward,   b. 19 Dec 1874, Purvis Reef, Richmond River, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Richmond River, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. MERCHANT Albert George William,   b. 17 Oct 1875, 4 Mile Creek, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1902, East Murchison, WA, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     5. MERCHANT Francis Hugh,   b. 12 Aug 1877, The Line, Richmond River, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. MERCHANT Rebecca Emma,   b. 3 Apr 1881, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1948, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     7. MERCHANT Philip Richard,   b. 25 Sep 1883, Pretty Gully?, Purvis Reef? Lunatic Reef Perserverance Reef Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1951, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     8. MERCHANT Matilda Jane,   b. 12 Jul 1886, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1971, Newcastle, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     9. MERCHANT Walter George,   b. 22 Jul 1888, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1936, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F3247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 MERCHANT George,   b. 26 Oct 1862, Tabulum, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1938, Texas, Qld, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. MERCHANT David Herbert,   b. 27 Nov 1890, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1952, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. MERCHANT Adeline (Dot),   b. 17 Nov 1892, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1974, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F4219  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Dec 1924 - Cowper Sreet, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • The Tenterfield Star, Thursday 11th December, 1924.
      Death
      Mrs S J Merchant
      Mrs Sarah Jane Merchant, aged 72 years, a very old and highly respected resident of Tenterfield district passed away at her home in Cowper Street, on Monday night last after a long illness. She leaves to mourn a grown up family including Mesdames W R Baker, A Laird, C J Manning, and B Carroll and Messrs F H Merchant, P R Merchant, W G Merchant, D H Merchant. There are also several grandchildren and great grand children. Mrs Merchant was the widow of the late Mr Thomas Hugh Merchant, who died some years back. She was also a sister to Mesdames S Pierpoint and J Hoult (Stanthorpe), J Parker and P Ford and Mr R Hooton (Drake) and Messrs Daniel and Edward Hooton (Casino). The remains were interred in the Church of England portion of the local cemetery. The Rev B W Miller officiated at the graveside. Messrs H Cooper and Sons had charge of the funeral arrangements.«s114 Thursday 11 December 1924»
    • Sarah Jane Hooton was born aboard the ship "Wilson Kennedy" at sea. They arrived in Australia in 1852. The information is from reels 2463 + 2136. She had an elder sister who died on the voyage to Australia. Her father was 23 & her mother was 21.

    Buried:
    • Row J Lot 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] 1974 20227.

    2. [S111] London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 .

    3. [S6] 3542/1869.