DAWSON Joseph Benjamin

Male 1827 - 1910  (83 years)


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  • Name DAWSON Joseph Benjamin 
    Born 6 Feb 1827  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 25 Mar 1827  All Saints Church, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Oct 1910  Saumarez Ponds, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Old Methodist Cemetery, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I452  The Tree of Him
    Last Modified 6 Oct 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 HARE Elizabeth (Betsy),   b. 26 Oct 1800, Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1849, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1820  Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family CHAPMAN Jane,   b. c1826,   d. 26 Feb 1913, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 1846 
    Children 
     1. DAWSON Hazor Chapman,   b. 4 May 1847, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1900, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1827 - Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 25 Mar 1827 - All Saints Church, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Oct 1910 - Saumarez Ponds, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Armidale Chronicle, November 2 1910, p. 4
      Obituary Another old pioneer has departed to that “bourn from which no traveller returns”, in the person of Mr Jospeh B Dawson, of Saumarez Ponds. The veteran, who died on Monday morning, had reached the ripe old age of 83 years. He had been a sufferer for some time from an internal complaint, and this, together with old age, was responsible for his demise. The late Mr Dawson is survived by a widow, his only son, Mr H C Dawson of Wyndella having predeceased him. The funeral took place yestserday afternoon, the remains being interred in the Methodist Cemetery. A large number of country residents attended the funeral. Mr G Piddington had charge of hte arrangements.

      Born at Renhold, Bedfordshire, England, 6.2.1827 (on headstone)

    Buried:
    • Row 02

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Armidale Cemetery.

    2. [S112] Bedfordshire Record Office.

    3. [S6] NSW BDM’S, 1910 12326.

    4. [S71] AFHG.

    5. [S44] Charles Green’s Paternal Ancestors 1500s - 1800s, Charles Green.