DAWSON Reuben

Male 1841 - 1913  (71 years)


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  • Name DAWSON Reuben 
    Born 12 Aug 1841  Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Mar 1913  Tamworth, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 8 Mar 1913  Baptist, Tamworth, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I454  The Tree of Him
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2013 

    Father DAWSON Thomas,   b. 1801, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1863, Saumarez Ponds, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Living 
    Family ID F263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SELMES Mary Ann,   b. Abt 1846, Singleton, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c13 Dec 1933, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1863  [5
    Children 
     1. DAWSON Alexander,   b. 1864, Saumarez Ponds, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     2. DAWSON Ellen,   b. 24 Aug 1866, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1878, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     3. DAWSON Reuben,   b. 1869, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1947, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. DAWSON Benjamin,   b. 1872, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1890, Tamworth, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     5. DAWSON Charlotte,   b. 1875, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1945, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. DAWSON Rachel,   b. 1875, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1935, West Maitland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     7. DAWSON Joseph,   b. 1878, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     8. DAWSON Mary Ann,   b. 1879, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1911, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     9. DAWSON Ellen (Helen),   b. 1879, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. DAWSON Jane,   b. 10 Oct 1883, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     11. DAWSON Maude,   b. 1886, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1931, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     12. DAWSON Benjamin A (Sonnie),   b. c Apr 1890, Tamworth, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1891, Tamworth, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Aug 1841 - Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Mar 1913 - Tamworth, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Farmer when Alexander was born in 1864

      Application for the Establishment of a Provisional School at Duval, Tilbuster, near Armidale 1884
      We, the undersigned parents (or guardians) of children residing within the undermentioned distances of the proposed Provisional School at Duval, Tilbuster, hereby undertake that our children whose names are inserted below, shall attend the said school.
      Included in the list

      Ruben Dawson lived 1/2 mile from the proposed school, religion Wesleyan

      Children to attend the school, Benjamin 9 1/2, Charlotte 7 1/2, Reuben 13, Rachel 7 1/2, Joseph 6, Mary Ann 5, and Ellen 5.

      There is a photograph in the Armidale and District Historical Society Journal No 43
      of the choir of Church of St Nicholas, Saumarex Ponds in 1899
      Maud Dawson, Jane Dawson, Mary Dawson, may Dawson

    Born:
    • Vol 6 Page28

  • Sources 
    1. [S84] England & Wales, Free BDM, 1837-1915, Ancestry.com.

    2. [S6] NSW BDM’S, 4410/1913.

    3. [S39] Tamworth & District Family History Group, Inc, p. 38.

    4. [S39] Tamworth & District Family History Group, Inc, Pres Row OO.

    5. [S6] NSW BDM’S, 1863 1312.