SMITH George

Male 1834 - 1913  (78 years)


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  • Name SMITH George 
    Born 30 May 1834  Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 13 Jul 1834  Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1889 Farmer, Gold Miner, Butcher 
    Died 10 Apr 1913  Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 12 Apr 1913  Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I4536  The Tree of Me
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2018 

    Father SMITH Samuel,   c. 17 Oct 1790, Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 7 Nov 1857, Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother WHITCHURCH Mary,   b. 1790, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876  (Age 86 years) 
    Married England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5370  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MERCHANT Eliza Jane,   b. 11 Feb 1850, Great Gonerby, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1911, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1868  Registry Office, Tenterfield, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. SMITH George,   b. 31 Aug 1868, Cheviot Hills, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1868, Cheviot Hills, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. SMITH Samuel,   b. 16 Aug 1869, Cheviot Hills, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1942, Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. SMITH Mary Ann,   b. 12 Apr 1871, Perserverance Reef, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1962, Urbenville, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     4. SMITH Rose Hannah,   b. 9 Mar 1873, Perserverance Reef, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1950, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. SMITH James,   b. 17 Jan 1875, Pretty Gully, Richmond River, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1945, Atherton, Qld, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. SMITH Hannah Louisa,   b. 16 Jan 1877, Pretty Gully, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1958, Dubbo, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     7. SMITH Matilda,   b. 6 Oct 1878, Pretty Gully, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1921, Lismore, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     8. SMITH Emma Eliza,   b. 1880, Richmond River, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964, Fremantle, WA, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     9. SMITH Edward George,   b. 28 Sep 1882, Lunatic Reef, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1971, Urbenville, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     10. SMITH Ellen,   b. 28 Sep 1884, Pretty Gully, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1887, Pretty Gully, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     11. SMITH Phyllis Phoebe,   b. 7 Oct 1886, Pretty Gully, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1957, Parramatta, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     12. SMITH Henrietta,   b. 29 Oct 1889, Pretty Gully, Drake, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1966, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     13. SMITH Reuben,   b. 2 Nov 1891, Mountain View, Pretty Gully, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1917, Martinpuich, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     14. SMITH Agnes,   b. 18 Apr 1894, Mountain View, Pretty Gully, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1973, Hornsby, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F3252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1913 - Drake, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Apr 1913 - Drake, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • George Smith's probate no is 61993. George & Eliza had adjoining cattle properties with the Easson family at Pretty Gully. They were all gold fossickers.
      George arrived on the ship "REGINA" on the 23 June 1857, aged 22. A farm labourer from Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, England. Parents were Samuel & Mary living in Stoke Mandeville. Brothers John & James at Parramatta. Cousin Isaac Smith on board and his brother Reuben also living at Parramatta. The information regarding the "REGINA" is to be found on reels 2138 + 2474. It states on the ship records that his cousin Isaac was on board with him and that his brothers John & James were at Parramatta. Isaac's brother was also living in Parramatta.

      From George's DEATH CERTIFICATE:-
      OCCUPATION...Farmer
      AGE...79
      FATHER...Samuel Smith
      INFORMANT...James Smith (son)
      RELIGION...C/e
      WITNESSES...E Easterbrook; Daniel Hooton
      WHERE BORN...Buckinghamshire
      TIME IN COLONY...58 years
      AGE AT MARRIAGE...31

  • Sources 
    1. [S127] .

    2. [S6] 9430.

    3. [S138] Drake Cemetery, No headstone.

    4. [S6] 1868 3470.