Thomas Rumney CLARKE1

(1899 - 1978)
Father*George Arthur Edward CLARKE1 b. 1865, d. 1937
Mother*Kate RUMNEY1 b. 1870, d. 1931
Thomas Rumney CLARKE was born on 19 March 1899 at 'Lottah' in Hobart, Tasmania.2,3

He married Marjorie HENRY in Tasmania on 9 September 1925.4

He died in September 1978 in Hobart, Tasmania, at age 79. He was cremated on 19 September 1978.5

Family

Marjorie HENRY (1898 - 1977)
Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S760] Newspaper - The Mercury, Tasmania, issue of 31 Mar 1899, Births.
  3. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Tasmania, Reg. No. 215 1899, son of George Arthur E Clarke and Kate Rumney.
  4. [S760] Newspaper - The Mercury, Tasmania, issue of 24 Oct 1925, Marriages.
  5. [S686] Tasmanian Southern Cemeteries database, at http://www.millingtons.com.au/index.html, Record No. C11916, cremation, aged 79.

Thomas Rutherford CLARKE1

(1927 - )
Father*Thomas Rumney CLARKE1 b. 1899, d. 1978
Mother*Marjorie HENRY1 b. 1898, d. 1977
He married June WILLIAMS.1 He was born on 7 September 1927 in Hobart, Tasmania.2
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S760] Newspaper - The Mercury, Tasmania, issue of 10 Sep 1927, Births.

William CLARKE1

He married Mary CLARKE.1

He was a gunsmith and builder.1

Family

Mary CLARKE
Child

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.

William CLARKE1

(1827 - 1914)
Father*George CLARKE1 b. 1798, d. 1875
Mother*Martha Elizabeth BLOMFIELD1 b. 1802, d. 1882
William CLARKE was born in 1827 in Kerikeri2,1 and was baptised in April 1827.3,1

He married Marianne KEMP in Kerikeri in 1851.3,1,4

He died on 26 August 1914 in Waingaro.2,1,5 He was buried at the Ngaruawahia Cemetery.2,1

Family

Marianne KEMP (1826 - 1882)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p27.
  3. [S294] Filmed Manuscript - NZGS, Auckland, New Zealand, NZGS Microfilm Record: Extracts from Mission Records, Oct-Nov 1982 by Marion Wellington, Waitara. Film 466/82.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZSG collection, entry 3515 (although claims to be for 1852).
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1914/4563, aged 87.

William CLARKE1

(1909 - 1981)
Father*Frederick James CLARKE1 b. 1873, d. 1950
Mother*Lavinia MAYALL1 b. 1882, d. 1944
William CLARKE was born in Manchester, Lancashire, on 15 April 1909.1,2

He married Edna Violet Ada WILSON in Onehunga on 21 December 1935.1,3

William died on 23 July 1981 in Papatoetoe at age 72.1

Family

Edna Violet Ada WILSON (1910 - 2009)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Manchester, Vol 8d, p275, 2Q1909, mother's maiden name MAYALL.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 8974.

William Henry CLARKE1

(1864 - 1900)
Father*William CLARKE1 b. 1827, d. 1914
Mother*Marianne KEMP1 b. 1826, d. 1882
William Henry CLARKE was born on 12 June 1864 in Waimate North, Northland.2,1

William married Mary Ann GILL, daughter of (--?--) GILL, in 1891 in New Zealand.1,3

He died on 18 October 1900 in Waimate North, Northland, at age 36.2,1,4 He was buried on 20 October 1900 at the St John the Baptist cemetery, 344 Te Ahu Ahu Rd in Waimate North.5,1
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p28.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1891/3040.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1900/5815, aged 36.
  5. [S294] Filmed Manuscript - NZGS, Auckland, New Zealand, NZGS Microfilm Record: Extracts from Mission Records, Oct-Nov 1982 by Marion Wellington, Waitara. Film 466/82.

Elsie Margaret CLAYTON1

(1878 - 1970)
Elsie Margaret CLAYTON was born in Camberwell, London, Surrey, on 9 February 1878.1,2,3

Elsie's marriage to Frederick Charles HAGGIS, son of Alfred John HAGGIS and Mary Hephzibah FORSAITH, was registered between October 1910 and December 1910 in Croydon, Surrey.4

She was listed in the 1911 census at 40 Copley Park in Streatham, London, Middlesex, with her husband Frederick; he claimed to be a 'Professor of Music', but possibly 'Music Teacher' would be more accurate, as he was working 'on his own account'.5

She was listed in the 1939 Register at Dial Cottage, Station Rd in Caterham, Surrey, with Frederick Charles HAGGIS; he was a lecturer and music teacher with ARP duties. Norah Elsie HAGGIS was listed as living at the same address.2

Elsie's death was registered between October 1970 and December 1970 in Surrey.6

Family

Frederick Charles HAGGIS (1886 - 1961)
Child
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Camberwell, Vol 1d, p839, 1Q1878, mother's maiden name SEALE.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/1873H/008/11, Letter Code: DMBE, Schedule 67.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Surrey SE, Vol 5g, p759, 4Q1970, aged 92 gives this birth date.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of Croydon, Vol 2a, p708, 4Q1910.
  5. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN2338 RG78PN78B RD26 SD5 ED53 SN277.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Surrey SE, Vol 5g, p759, 4Q1970, aged 92.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p1255, 2Q1915, mother's maiden name CLAYTON.

Harriet Ann CLAYTON1

(1848 - 1928)
Harriet Ann CLAYTON was born in 1848 in Cantley, Yorkshire.2

Harriet's marriage to Edward Henry BLOMFIELD, son of Stephen Edward BLOMFIELD and Elizabeth WALLER, was registered between January 1873 and March 1873 in Doncaster, Yorkshire. There were 11 children of this marriage.1

She died on 5 May 1928 at 76 Baxter Ave in Doncaster, Yorkshire.1

Family

Edward Henry BLOMFIELD (1849 - 1919)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards, parents George CLAYTON and Margaret FIRTH.

Elizabeth Mary CLEMENTS1

(1813 - 1900)
Father*Robert CLEMENTS2 b. c 1761, d. 1838
Mother*Mary (---?---)2
Elizabeth Mary FORSAITH
(nee CLEMENTS)
(1813-1900)
Elizabeth Mary CLEMENTS was born in London, Middlesex, on 11 August 1813.1,3 and was baptised on 5 September 1813 at Spitalfields Christ Church with St Mary & St Stephen in Tower Hamlets.2

She married Thomas Spencer FORSAITH, son of Samuel FORSAITH and Elizabeth EMBERSON, at Congregational Church, Broad St in Hoxton, East London, Middlesex, on 17 May 1838.4,1,5

Elizabeth and her husband Thomas left Plymouth on the 14 June 1838 in the ship Coromandel and arrived in Sydney on the 2 October before continuing on to New Zealand.6

Elizabeth and her husband Thomas arrived in Melbourne on the Pioneer from New Zealand in March 1856 accompanied by their child Charlotte.7

Elizabeth Mary CLEMENTS was present at Samuel Ludbrook CLARKE and Mary Lee (Hannah) CHRISTOPHER's wedding at 'Brick House', Queen St (home of the bride's mother) in Auckland on 30 June 1857.8,9,10,11,12

Elizabeth and her husband Thomas arrived in Melbourne on the Otago from New Zealand in March 1867.13

Elizabeth and her husband Thomas left Melbourne on the Claud Hamilton in November 1873, bound for New Zealand.14

Elizabeth and her husband Thomas left Melbourne for New Zealand in March 1882 on the Rotomahana.15

Elizabeth and her husband Thomas returned to Melbourne in April 1884 on the Berengaria from the UK.16

She signed a will dated 27 June 1895 in Parramatta, New South Wales, in which she appointed her husband sole executor and beneficiary.17

Elizabeth was named executrix and beneficiary in the will of Thomas Spencer FORSAITH, her husband, dated 13 June 1898 in Parramatta, New South Wales; she was to receive £50 and all "wearing apparel, watches, clocks, jewels, trinkets, ornaments of the person usually worn by me or by her, or belonging to me at my decease, and all musical instruments, plates engravings, pictures framed or unframed, linen, plate, china, glass provisions and other consumable stores, furniture fixed or movable, and all other household effects, including livestock horses, cows, also vehicles, harness, garden tools and stable appendages, and other property whatsoever that may be in or about or ordered for any house I occupy" plus she was to inherit, along with the other executors, most of his remaining land holdings in Australia and New Zealand.18

Elizabeth Mary CLEMENTS, Thomas Morell MACDONALD and Walter Forsaith LAWRY were appointed executors of Thomas Spencer FORSAITH's estate in Sydney, New South Wales, on 22 December 1898.19

Elizabeth died on 27 January 1900 in Parramatta, New South Wales, at age 86.20,21,22 She was buried on 29 January 1900 at the Rookwood Cemetery in Rookwood.20,23,24

Her will was probated in Sydney, New South Wales, on 15 June 1900 with administration granted to David Smart Walker (being one of the Sydney based executots of her husband's will), as her husband had pre-deceased her. The estate was sworn at under £82 nett.25

Family

Thomas Spencer FORSAITH (1814 - 1898)
Child
ChartsMacdonald pedigree
Samuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S166] J W Forsaith, "Forsaith Family tree 1715-1942."
  2. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Church, Spitalfields, Register of baptisms, P93/CTC1, Item 004, p28, #231.
  3. [S517] Diary - "Eliz. Anna Lawry Birthday book,."
  4. [S119] Family Bible - Thomas Spencer Forsaith bible.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of East London, Vol 2, p179.
  6. [S503] OZShips - Australian shipping 1788-1968, at http://www.blaxland.com/ozships/, original source Sydney Herald of 3-5 Oct 1838.
  7. [S371] Public Record Office, Victoria, at http://www.prov.vic.gov.au, Index of Inward Passenger Lists for British, Foreign and New Zealand Ports 1852-1923, Series VPRS 7666, 7667, 7786, fiche 11, p1.
  8. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p13.
  9. [S323] Family Bible - Mary Lee Clarke bible, On 30/6/1857 at the home of the bride's mother, 'Brick House', Queen Street, Auckland, married Mary Lee (Hannah) CHRISTOPHER. b.2/4/1826, Thetford, Norfolk, England.
    "The Marriage ceremony was conducted by Rev. Alexander MacDonald, Congregational minister of High St. Auckland, after the delivery of the certificate required by the Act of the General Assembly of N.Z. and entitled the Marriage Act, 1854.
    Witnesses: Thomas Morell McDonald (sic) and Charlotte Clements Forsaith. Present at the Marriage: T. MacDonald, Charlotte Forsaith, Mary Brown, Helen Burrows, Mr & Mrs Forsaith, Mr & Mrs Matthews, Mr & Mrs Nutter, Mrs Ludbrook senr., Mrs Burrows, Mrs Woodham, Mrs Christopher, Mr Ludbrook, R. MacDonald, Mr & Mrs Joseph Brown, Misses Matthews, Buttle, Lyth, Jane McIntosh.
    The hymn sung was 'Come let us join our Cheerful Songs.' "
  10. [S338] Varcoe's NZ Marriage Index, at http://marvin.otago.ac.nz/marriages/, Folio 99.
  11. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 99.
  12. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1857/180.
  13. [S371] Public Record Office, Victoria, at http://www.prov.vic.gov.au, Index of Inward Passenger Lists for British, Foreign and New Zealand Ports 1852-1923, Series VPRS 7666, 7667, 7786, fiche 75, p1.
  14. [S371] Public Record Office, Victoria, at http://www.prov.vic.gov.au, Index to Outward Passengers to Interstate, UK, NZ and Foreign Ports 1852-1886, film 1873, p3.
  15. [S371] Public Record Office, Victoria, at http://www.prov.vic.gov.au, Index to Outward Passengers to Interstate, UK, NZ and Foreign Ports 1852-1886, film 1882, p4.
  16. [S371] Public Record Office, Victoria, at http://www.prov.vic.gov.au, Index of Inward Passenger Lists for British, Foreign and New Zealand Ports 1852-1923, Series VPRS 7666, 7667, 7786, fiche 443, p2.
  17. [S351] Will - Elizabeth Clements, NSW No. 20528, NSW State Records item 19/10209 on reel 3028.
  18. [S350] Will - Thomas S Forsaith, Supreme Court of NSW, Probate Division, No. 17080; item 19/10207 on reel 3028 in the NSW State Records.
  19. [S350] Will - Thomas S Forsaith, Supreme Court of NSW, Probate Division, No. 17080.
  20. [S913] Newspaper - Cumberland Argus, issue of 31 Jan 1900, Obituary.
  21. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 2962/1900.
  22. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, Referenced from Sydney Herald death notice in 29 Jan 1900 edition.
  23. [S135] Cemetery Marker - Thomas Spencer Forsaith / Elizabeth Mary Clements, Rookwood Cemetery, NSW, Australia.
  24. [S492] Rookwood Cemetery database, at http://www.rookwoodindependent.com.au, Section Independent Old Ground, plot 22.
  25. [S351] Will - Elizabeth Clements, NSW No. 20528.

Robert CLEMENTS

(c 1761 - 1838)
Robert CLEMENTS was born in Middlesex circa 1761. (Based on age at burial).

He married Mary (---?---) in London?, Middlesex.

He was a witness for the prosecution at Benjamin Wolfe's trial at The Old Bailey on 2 December 1801for the theft, on 16 January, of a mahogany dressing-case, value 20 shillings from Robert's show-room. Due to the conflicting evidence, Wolfe was judged not guilty, and it appears Robert did not get the dressing-case returned.1

He was a looking-glass frame maker at the time of his daughter Elizabeth's baptism on 5 September 1813.2

Robert's death was registered in January 1838 at Gt James St in Hoxton, East London, Middlesex.3,4 He was buried on 4 January 1838 at the Bunhill Fields Dissenter's Cemetery.3

Family

Mary (---?---)
Child
ChartsMacdonald pedigree

Citations

  1. [S409] Electronic Version of Paper - Old Bailey Proceedings Online, online, 17 June 2003 File Ref VVB00000.
  2. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Church, Spitalfields, Register of baptisms, P93/CTC1, Item 004, p28, #231.
  3. [S541] National Archives of Britain, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk, Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths surrendered to the Non-parochial Registers Commissions of 1837 and 1857; Class: RG 4; Piece: 3999 (aged 77).
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Edmonton, Vol 3, p61.