The Whaite Family History

From Coddington to Sydney NSW via Manchester

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Stevens 1 Families 1 to 3.2

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This is the paternal line of Lilian May Stevens [3.4.4 in this tree] who married Frederick Henry Whaite


TThe tree below is based upon an outline by the late Jean Whaite and research by Robin Gordon, a descendent of Edward Stevens [2.2.1] and his wife Susannah Rebecca Ezzy and referenced by Joy Whaite up to October 2009


Edward [S IGI Samuel birth] STEVENS  bp c 1782-1786 outside County Nottingham Cs 184; living 1848 New Lenton Notts England Frame Work Knitter/Warper m as Edmund STEVENSON 22 June 1800 Par of St Peter Nottingham Notts England Mary (Walker) Lacemaker bp 10 June 1770 Old Meeting House Mansfield Notts [F Samuel M Ann] ? d pre 1841 Cs


First Generation

1.Family of Edward STEVENS and Mary (Walker)

1.John b 27 Nov Bakers Yard Wheeler Gate Par of St Peter Nottingham bp 9 Dec 1802 High Pavement Presbyterian Church [HPPC] living Long Row Lenton Cs1841[858/5-9] Warper m 23 Aug 1830.558 St Peter Radford (Witnesses: Joseph Hooke, Mary Miller X her mark) Ann (Adams) ?? Issue: Samuel b c 1831 Notts Living Back St Lenton Cs 1841 [858/6-35])

2.Edward b 17 Feb Islington Par of Radford bp 10 Mar 1805 HPPC Lacemaker living Bloomsgrove St Radford Cs 1841[860/7-16] m 24 Nov 1829.440 St Peter Radford (Witnesses: Joseph Hooke, Wm Malbone) Elizabeth (Truswell) ? d pre 1841 Census see 2.1

3.Samuel b 21 Feb Islington Par of Radford* bp 22 Mar 1807 HPPC Notts England d 23 Mar 1861.3371* King St East Maitland NSW Cause: Diseased Kidneys (Brights) long Asthma long, some weeks bu 25 Mar CE Burial Ground East Maitland Informant by letter Edward Stevens Drover son Lacemaker/Shopkeeper m after Banns 14 Nov 1836 .825* St Peter Radford (Witnesses: John Taylor X his mark, Jemima Stevens X her mark) Eliza (Place) [Liza M son Thomas DC] bp as Elizabeth 3 Jul 1806 St Margaret Leicester Leics d 30 Jun 1891.8817* King St East Maitland Cause: Senile Decay 5 Months bu 2 Jul 1891 Congreg Cem East Maitland NSW; Greville's Post Office Dir Maitland 1872 Storekeeper as Stephens King St see SF and 2.2

Both arrived Sydney 6 Oct 1848 on "Agincourt"

4.Ann b 19 Apr Par Radford bp 13 Nov 1809 HPPC ? d pre Cs 1841

5.(May) Jemima b 31Jul 1811 back of Birch's Row New Radford Par of Radford bp 20 May 1812 HPPC witness marr 1836 Samuel 3 above living Long Row Lenton Cs 1841Cotton Winder Issue: Emma bp 28 Aug 1836.536 Lenton

6.William bp 18 Aug 1816.497 St Peter Radford ? d pre Cs 1841

Possible Relation: Steaven Rachael widow m Bashford, living 1841 Census Calais in home of Thomas Golfield and first wife Ann Farley Issue: Sophie m WELLS, George youngest son ["Tulle" Vol 15 No 4 p 26]


Second Generation   

2.1 ex 1.2 Family of Edward STEVENS and Elizabeth (Truswell)

All baptisms Radford

1.Eliza bp 21 Feb 1830 living Cs 1841 Bloomsgrove St Radford [860/7-16]

2.Sarah Ann bp 27 Nov 1831 living Radford as above

3.William bp 1 June 1834 ? d pre Cs 1841

4.Mary bp 10 Apr 1836 living Cs 1841 Dakins Yd Radford [860/10-41]

5.John bp 1838 living Bloomsgrove St Radford Cs 1841


2.2 ex 1.3 Family of Samuel STEVENS and Eliza (Place)

1.Edward b 3 May 1838 [30 Aug 1838 Samuel DC] ? New Lenton Notts d as Edward Place 28 Jul 1914.12997* Glencoe Cause: Senile Decay per Magisterial Inquiry held 29 Jul 1914 Glencoe by H F W Fletcher Police Magistrate bu 29 Jul CE Cem Glencoe Auctioneer, Butcher Drover; informant DC Samuel 1861 arrived Sydney 6 Oct 1848 on "Agincourt" m 30 May 1876.4448 Presb Vegetable Creek [Emmaville] reg Wellingrove (Witnesses: John M???, L P Jones) Susannah Rebecca (Ezzy) b 1 Aug 1847 Kurrajong bp as Ezzey V1847.520.158/32a.1249 CE Richmond [M Martha] d 23 Jan 1928.2011* Royal North Shore Hospital North Sydney formerly  of Kalimna Flats 39 Spofforth St Cremorne Informant: L V Campbell of 229 Bentick St Bathurst Burial Witness John Campbell Cause: Senility and accidental fall per Inquiry City Coroners Court 3 Feb 1928 J W Forest J P bu 24 Jan 1928 CE Cem Northern Suburbs see SF and 3.1

2.Eliza Ann b 20 Oct 1840 ? New Lenton d 10 May 1904.4465* at 1 Albert Pde Ashfield NSW home of Informant sister Louisa Paton bu 12 May 1904 CE Cem Rookwood Cause: Paralysis 13 Yrs, Debility NO ISSUE

3.Charles b 27 Nov 1842 [Samuel DC] Calais France d as Stephens 9 Dec 1874 entry 717 C240* near Dalby Qld Cause:Compression of Brain: Magisterial Enquiry: Result of Accident fall from a horse 8 Dec 1874 bu 9 Dec 1874 Dalby ? age about 31 years Informant James V ?Kelorn Esq JP Parents unknown said to be shopkeepers of West Maitland NSW NO ISSUE known

4.Louisa b 16 Aug 1846 Calais France bp 12 Dec V1855.58.836* Congreg Church West Maitland NSW d 13 Jan 1918.1079* at  5 John St Ashfield Cause: Uraemia 2 mths Chronic Nephritis 2 yrs bu 14 Jan 1918 CE Rookwood age 70 years; Informant death 1904 Eliza Ann 2 above m as Louise [M Emma] 1 Aug 1876.3198 Part* St Peters CE East Maitland (Witnesses: Napoleon Paton, Henry Stevens) Residence both East Maitland David PATON b ? June qtr 1847 St Pancras 1.281 London England Timber Merchant/Clerk/OAP d 26 June 1936.18756* Western Suburbs Hospital Croydon late of Ashfield reg Burwood NSW Cause: Current Broncho Pneumonia 5 weeks, Chronic Bronchitis, Senility. Chronic Mycarditis 4-5 Years bu 27 June 1936 CE Cem Rookwood Informant son Frank; arrived Sydney/Newcastle together with parents and siblings 1855 on "Euphrates" see SF and 3.2

Nos 1-2 must have gone to France post 1841 as there is no record of this family Census 1841 Basse Ville of St Pierre Calais France. All 4 transferred from a ship at sea near London on 12 June 1848 to "Agincourt" which arrived Sydney on 6 Oct 1848 together with parents as Assisted Immigrants

5.Frank b 26 Oct 1848? M [1849 Samuel DC] bp as Francis 12 Dec 1855.58.837 Indep Congreg Church West Maitland d 1861.3561 West Maitland NO ISSUE

6.Henry b 17 May/Sep 1851 [Samuel D C 1891] bp 12 Dec 1855.58.838 Indep Congreg Church West Maitland d 31 Jan 1933.502 Newcastle Storekeeper 1884; witness marr 1876 Louisa 4 above; Boyd Index "Draper Central House Melbourne St East Maitland Maitland Mercury 15 Aug 1877"; Probate 6119 of 3 Sep 1884 James O'Brien [sf 2.2.7] shows he was debtor to Henry owing 8 pounds twelve shillings m 2 Jan 1877.1619* Congreg Ch Point Piper Rd Woollahra reg Paddington (Witnesses: Thomas B=P Stevens, Christiana Milton) Mary Jane (Milton) Residence Woollahra b 4 Aug 1854 Finchley England reg Sep Qrtr 1854 1b.15 St Pancras London England d 24 Feb 1906.1456* Auburn Road, Auburn reg Granville Cause: TB 3 yrs, Dropsy 3 mths bu 26 Feb 1906 Indep Congreg Cem Rookwood Informant daughter Ruth Millicent Stevens arrived Australia 9 Apr 1855 on "Speedy" see SF and 3.3

7.Thomas Place b 31 Jul 1855 bp 12 Dec 1855.58.839 Indep Congreg Church West Maitland* d 7 Sep 1907. 9798* Hunter St West Maitland [M Liza Mary] Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis 2 Yrs bu 9 Sep CE Cem West Maitland Cabinet Maker Warehouseman Informant son H Stevens; Witness 1877 marr Henry 6 above; Informant death 1897 wife; No Probate record m with consent of James O'Brien father of bride 15 Feb 1879.3611* St Peters CE East Maitland (Witnesses: Jas O'Brien, Kate O'Brien) Mary Ann (O'Brien) bp 19 Feb 1858.1278 Davey St Hobart Town Tas d 5 Jul 1897.8733* Albert St West  Maitland Cause: Phthisis 3 mths bu 6 Jul 1897 CE Cem West Maitland Informant husband see 3.4

Third Generation

3.1 ex 2.2.1 Family of Edward (Place) STEVENS and Susannah Rebecca (Ezzy)

1.Frank Charles b 1877.22410 Warialda d 19 Jan 1878.6512* Inverell Cause: Burns from Sulphuric Acid 15 days bu 20 Jan Inverell NO ISSUE

2.Emily Place b 28 Mar 1880.26493 Ben Lomond reg Wellingrove witness birth of niece Mona Eugenie Stevens 1912 [4.1.2] Casino d 7 Jul Sydney reg 1950.15963North Sydney crem privately Sydney; Will 367278 says late of  Neutral Bay Issue: Male b 22 April 1899 Meade St Glen Innes d 26 April 1899.5534* Glen Innes NO ISSUE

3.Mary Eliza b 15 Apr 1882.16078 Ben Lomond reg Glen Innes d 25 Jul Western Subs Home for Aged Waratah reg 1967.41083 Hamilton age 85 years crem Beresfield m 14 Aug 1909.7364* "Taruna" John St Ashfield Presb rites (Witnesses: Oscar E Janson, Thos Ewing) Robert EWING b 1872.12238 Maitland d 16 Oct 1918.16467* Royal Newcastle Hospital Cause: Myocarditis while under Anaesthetic for Operation for Ulcerative Colitis Informant: John Ewing Everton St Hamilton bu 17 Oct 1918 RC Cem East Maitland see SF and 4.1

4.Amy Christina b as Stephens 8/10 Jan 1884.19155 Glen Innes Nurse trained at Sydney Hospital and qualified as a Surgeon, went first to NZ and then San Francisco became American citizen d 10 Sep 1977 San Francisco USA unmarried

5.Arthur Edward b 6 Aug 1886.2082 Glen Innes d 15 Oct 1913.4422* General Hospital Toowoomba Qld Cause: Shunting Accident 4 days bu 16 Oct 1913 Toowoomba RC Cem Magisterial Inquiry held Toowoomba 15 Oct 1913 by William Harris PM: Injuries from Shunting Accident Butcher, Railway Shunter went to Qld c 1906 m 21 May 1908.2502* Toowoomba (Witnesses: William Haskew, Mary Kelly) Margaret "Maggie" (Coleman) b 16 Feb 1886.5291* at 35 Station St Port Melbourne Vic see SF and 4.2. ?? Margaret Stevens m (2) 1915/C3701 Qld John Peter KENNY

6.Louisa Vivienne b 8 Feb 1889.2077 Glencoe reg Glen Innes Nurse Bathurst District Hospital d as L Vivian 25 Mar 1976.7856 Nyngan Hospital [M Suzanne]; Will 830027; Informant death 1928 mother; Electoral Roll 1961,1966 at 229 Bentick St Bathurst; 1974 at 183 Hope St Bathurst Residence Mayfield m as Louise 9 Jan 1915.1569* St Andrews Pres Church Newcastle (Witnesses: Colin Campbell, Alice Rudd) John CAMPBELL b 1886.14983 Bathurst  d 25 June 1965.26195* at 229  Bentick St  Bathurst Cause: Coronary Occlusion, ArterioSclerosis, Congestive Cardiac Failure crem 26 June 1965 Canoblas Crem Orange age 78 years Informant son John W Campbell "Western Advocate" Tues 19 June 1965 says "cremated privately age 78 years"; Burial witness death 1928 mother in law; WWII Corporal [Denis Chamberlain]; Will 597576/4 Clerk. Louisa and John Electoral Roll 1928 living 229 Bentick St Bathurst see SF and 4.3


3.2 ex 2.2.4 Family of Louisa (Stevens) and David PATON

1.Ida Maud b 1878.9241 Berrima living 1920's Ashfield d 1950.3593 Ashfield; Informant then of 18 John St Ashfield death brother 1947 ? NO ISSUE

2.Percy Harold b 1880.10506 Jordans Crossing [DC] Sutton Forest reg Berrima d 20 Aug 1944.15527* Highbury Private Hospital Wentworth Road Burwood Cause: Coronary Occlusion 7 hours bu 21 Aug 1944 CE Cem Rookwood Mechanical Engineer Informant son H Paton Residence Ashfield m with consent of John William Peters father of bride 21 Aug 1902.7549* at 55 Pitt St Redfern Wesleyan (Witnesses: Mary Colwell, Amey Reid) Esther (Peters) Residence Leichhardt b 1882.206 Surry Hills reg Sydney d 27 Jul 1957.18448* Parkview Convalescent Home Five Dock reg Burwood Cause: Cerebral Thrombosis Hours, Cerebral Arterio Sclerosis years has had previous Cerebral Thrombosis  bu 29 Jul 1967 CE Cem Rookwood late of 14 Baldwin Ave Asquith  Informant J = Harold A Paton son ? witness marr 1933 William H father of E H Brookes 4 below see SF and 4.4

3.Arthur Leopald b 1881.24345 Ben Lomond reg Walcha served in WWI lost one leg d as A Leopold 14 Oct 1947.28591* Western Suburbs Hospital Croydon reg Burwood Cause 1. Cerebral Thrombosis 1 hour  2. Anaemia Myocardial Degeneration 3 months 3. Chronic Bronchitis & Asthma 10 years bu 15 Oct 1947 CE Rookwood late of 18 John St Ashfield Informant sister Ida  1 above Secretary never married Letters of Admin 337129 NO ISSUE

4.Frank David b 1883.6283 Glebe Warehouseman, Clerk d as David Frank 24 Dec 1947.23310* Sydney Hospital Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhagem Hypertensive Arterio Sclerosis delivered to Northern Suburbs Crem 27 Dec 1947 late of 4 Parkes Road Artarmon age 64 years Informant L H Hellyer then of 4 Parkes Road Artarmon son in law ; witness death 1903 Eliza Ann Stevens [2.1.2]; informant death  then of Ocean St West Kogarah 1904 Louisa Paton [2.1.4]; Informant then of Parkes Rd Ashfield death 1936 father David Residence Ashfield m as David Frank 16 Sep 1911.14463* St Johns CE North Sydney (Witnesses: Arthur T ? =L Paton, W H Brookes) Edith Helen (Brookes) b as Edith Ellen Buckley 29 June 1887.7696* at 10 Creek St Forest Lodge reg Glebe d as Edith Ellen 22 Sep 1975.25226* Many District Hospital Cause: Fracture of Femur, Senile ArterioSclerosis Inquest dispensed with K Schirmer Coroners Delegate crem 25 Sep 1975 Northern Suburbs Crem age 88 years Informant dau B E L Mellyer [Hellyer] see SF and 4.5