Mary Ann O'Brien [1.2] m 1879 Thomas Place [2.2.7]

James O'BRIEN b c 21 Dec 1825 Par St Anne's Shan(d)on Cork Ireland d as James Joseph 10 May 1884.10527* William St West Maitland Cause: Consumption 12 weeks age 57 years bu 11 May 1884 CE Cem East Maitland Informant Thomas Stevens son-in-law Clerk Pte-Sgt-Pte 99th and 12th Regts Tas and NZ discharged 22 Oct 1867 12th Regt Te Papa NZ Mar 1868 Gaol Warder Parramatta and East Maitland; Dispenser DC 1929; Chemist DC 1934; "Maitland Mercury" Sat 17 May 1887 Death Notice " James O'Brien died at his residence William St East Maitland on 10 May 1884. Late officer of HM Gaol and of 12th Regiment age 57 years" NSW Probate Z6119 of 23 Sep 1884 owed debts of 54 pounds eleven shillings and sixpence incl 8 pounds twelve shlgs to Henry Stevens and 3 pounds rent to John Eales of Duckenfield arrived NSW c 1868 m after Banns 17 Dec 1855.37.14.425* Hobart Tas (Witnesses: John Doyle O'Brien [Pte 12th Regt], Mary Ann Williamden X her mark ) Eliza (Dixey) b c 1832-3 London d as Eliza Matilda 17 Jan 1921.2503* "Oamaru" St Thomas St  Waverley Cause: Senile Decay age 88 years bu 18 Jan CE Cem Waverley Informant Eliza Carr "Oamaru" St Thomas St Waverley  No Probate record Surname shown also as Dixie [DC Eliza 1929, DC Elizabeth Kate 1934, Essie Eliza 1958] and Dixon; Parents James Joseph & Elizabeth Matilda DC Margaret 1958. Arrived Tasmania c 1832 NSW ? post 1866

Electoral Roll 1875 East Maitland: James O'Brien Household Lindsay St; Electoral Roll 1882-3 East Maitland James & Household William St EM

Grevilles Office and PO Directory 1875-1877 p 439 East Maitland: James O'Brien Warder Lindsay St

First Generation

1 Family of James (Joseph) O'BRIEN and Eliza [Matilda] (Dixey)

1.(Elizabeth) Kate b 19 Sep 1856 Hobart Town [BC Eliza Jane]; witness marriage Mary Ann 1879 Maitland  d 17 Jul 1934.15110* Flinders Avenue Muswellbrook NSW Cause: Carcinoma Mammae 4 years, Secondary Growth & Exhaustion 1 month bu 18 Jul 1934 CE Cem Muswellbrook age 77 years m 1 Jan 1881.4579* house of Thomas Place Stevens West Maitland Wesleyan rites (Witnesses: Charles T M Ellis, Maggie O'Brien) Alfred SOUTHCOMBE b 1859.9253* M d 16 Oct 1947.028482* at 6 Cook St Muswellbrook Cause: Senility, Chronic Bronchitis bu CE Cem Muswellbrook Informant son E H Southcombe Department Manager Probate 335151 Grocer see  SF and  2.1

2.Mary Ann b 19 Feb 1858.1278 Davey St Hobart Town d 5 July 1897.8733* Albert St W M Cause: Phthisis 3 months bu 6 Jul 1897 CE Cem  West Maitland  Informant husband  m 15 Feb 1879.3611* St Peters CE East Maitland (Witnesses:Jas O'Brien, Kate O'Brien) Thomas Place STEVENS b 31 Jul 1855 bp 12 Dec 1855.58.839* Indep Congreg Church West Maitland Residence both East 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  Informant son H Stevens; T P Stevens informant death 1897 wife Cabinet Maker, Warehouseman, Furniture Manufacturer 1962 see 2.2

3.Margaret "Maggie" b 16 Aug 1860.3638* Military Barracks Hobart Town witness marr 1881 Kate 1 above d as Priestley 3 Aug All Saints Hospital 1958.19747* Mosman [Father J Joseph Dispenser M Dixie] Cause: Broncho Pneumonia 10 days crem 5 Aug Northern Suburbs Crem age 97 years widow usual residence Cremorne Road Cremorne Informant son Lawrence L E m (1) 12 Sep 1882.5265* St Marys CE West Maitland  (Witnesses: John O'Brien, Elsie=Essie O'Brien) [M given as Eliza Matilda Dixon] Charles John ELLIS Solicitor b 1861.9172 M d 10 Oct 1914.16272* at Rivers St Bellevue Hill reg Woollahra Cause: Chronic Brights Disease, Exhaustion bu 12 Oct 1914 CE Cem Randwick (Long Bay) Informant son Percy; Informant then of Cuthill St Randwick  death 1907 father; "Sec East Maitland Athletic Sports Anniversary" MM 11 Dec 1880 [BLHI] see  SF and 2.3. Margaret Ellis m (2) 12 Apr 1922.7364* St  Chads CE Cremorne reg Mosman (Witnesses: W T Morris, Maud Priestley) Herbert PRIESTLEY Widower b c 1862 Bradford Yks England [F William Engineer M Sarah Ann Tempest]  d as Priestly 1 Jan 1943.4200* Gloucester House, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Camperdown reg Newtown Cause: 1. Intestinal Obstruction, Strangulated Hernia  2. right Inguinal Hernia 3. Terminal Pneumonia crem 2 Jan 1943 Northern Suburbs Crem  late of Mosman Municipality Informant J A Thompson Investigation Officer RPA Hospital Company Director [F William M Sarah Temple] NO ISSUE; both witnesses marr 1925 son Lawrence [2.3.6]. Herbert Priestly m (1) 1884 Bradford Lancs England Ada (Wigglesworth) Issue: Henry b c 1885, Maud E b c 1887 both living

4.Esther "Essie" b 14 Mar 1863.5932* Military Barracks Hobart Town Tas Residence West Maitland NSW  [Essie Eliza DC husband 1949] d as Essie Eliza 29 Sep 1958.28030* entry 270 "Lyndhurst" Private Hospital Stanley St Hunters Hill reg Chatswood Cause: Cardiac Failure Immediate, Chronic Myocarditis Indefinite, Coronary Sclerosis Indefinite, Arrythmia, Left Sided Hemiplegia, Arteriosclerosis Indefinite crem 1 Oct 1958 Northern Suburbs Crem age 95 years late of 11 Hamilton St Lane Cove Informant Essie Easton dau ; witness marr 1918 dau Dorothy K m as Essie 9 Jul 1890.4567* Wesleyan Parsonage East Maitland (Witnesses: Euphemia Harris, L R R Hill) Henry William SYMONDS b c 1870 Guernsey Channel Islands d 29 June 1949.023031*at 50 Station St Katoomba Cause: Myocardial Degeneration for years, Senility crem 1 Jul 1949 Rookwood Crematorium age 79 years Retired Draper Informant son Henry William = Henry Why Symonds;Henry W Snr was Informant then living Singleton death 1917 father; Informant then living 2 Military Rd Watsons Bay and burial witness death 1928 mother Elizabeth Ann Symonds; Witness marr  1928 son John D; "Henry Symonds Draper East Maitland married Essie O'Brien Wesleyan Ch" [BLHI Fiche 71] arrived Sydney 3 Apr 1879 with parents and siblings as Assisted Immigrants on "Clyde" see SF and 2.4

5.John Doyle b 2 Feb 1866 bp 12 May 1866 Te Papa Tauranga NZ entry 696* Army Register Book  1st Battalion 12th Regt of Infantry Certified by Edward F Foster Acting Adjutant alive Jan 1921(DC Mother) ? witness m 1882 ? under age Margaret 3 above NO FURTHER RECORD

6.Eliza Jane b 1 Mar 1869.13050* Gaol Hill East Maitland d 17 Nov 1929.23509* at 123 MacPherson St Waverley Cause: Arterio Sclerosis, Chronic Brights Disease, Chronic Aortic Endocarditis, Cerebral Haemorrhage Uremia 1 month 16 days bu 19 Nov 1929 CE Gen Cem Waverley Informant Agnes Williams sister in law then of 22 Albion St Waverley named as Eliza Taylor in DC husband 1947 Residence Woollahra m 25 Jan 1895.1937* St Marys CE Waverley (Witnesses: Agnes Williams, Sy Asser) Alexander CARR b 17 June 1867.1108* Oamaru NZ d 23 Mar 1947.001993* at 22 Chapman Ave Maroubra reg Kingsford NSW Cause: Congestive Cardiac Failure, Myocardial Degeneration,Hypertension, Senility bu 25 Mar 1947 CE Gen Cem Waverley age 79 years Retired Carrier late of 42 Surrey St Darlinghurst Informant A E Carr son; informant then of 123 McPherson St Waverley death 1932 wife Norah: ?? Probate 339048 of 1947 Horse Driver, Carrier about 60 years in NSW [c 1887] see SF and 2.5. Alexander Carr m (2) 1930.9600 Sydney Norah "Mollie" (Bryans) nee Ireton [Judd DC 1947] b c 1879 County Cavan Ireland d 22 Mar 1932.4405* War Memorial Hospital Waverley Cause: Arterio Sclerosis, Cerebral Haemorrhage bu 23 Mar 1932 CE Cem Rookwood [F John Ireton Contractor (Building) M Jane Livingston] Informant Alexander Carr Widower then of 123 McPherson St Waverley; arrived Australia c 1884 spent 48 years in Qld and NSW NO ISSUE. Norah Ireton m (1) 1898/B19069 Brisbane Qld George BRYANS b Qld 1876/C1766 F John M Mary Barrett/1878/C3264 F Robert M Anne Bagnell Issue: Ivy May b Qld 1898/B62708 m 1917.4975 Glebe NSW Charles B JUDD

7.Ella May b 7 May 1873.13009 Lindsay St East Maitland Residence Woolloomooloo d as Kemp 25 June 1936.6312* St Vincents Hospital Sydney Cause: Failure of the Heart's Action while under Anaesthetic Inquiry 10 Jul 1936 N L Sheridan JP City Coroner bu 27 June Gen Cem Waverley late of 67 Avoca St Bondi Old Age Pensioner Informant (letter) Dau Florence Jones 13 Albert St St Kilda Melbourne Vic m (1) as Ellaite [on NSW Pioneer Index] 24 Sep 1895.6007* Methodist Episcopal Ch 57 Phillip St Sydney (Witnesses: W.Mount, C A Scrase) Thomas MOONEY Residence Ultimo Laborer b as Lemmon 1872.993 Sydney [M Esther Lemmon ] d 16 June 1901.4129* Sydney Hospital Cause: Cardiac Failure, Acute Pneumonia 1 week  age 29 years bu 18 June RC Cem Petersham late of 113 Key St Sydney Informant William Mooney  of 113 Key St Sydney Usher at Theatre Theatrical Manager see SF and 2.6. Ella M Mooney Laundry Sorter Residence Flinders St Surry Hills m (2) 27 Aug 1901.9888* CE Ch of St Mattias Paddington Felix James KEMP Residence 37 MacPherson St Waverley (Witnesses: Charlotte Bell, Ellen Mary Gillett) b c 1874-5 Kent England d 30 Jul 1936.14381* Pt at 77 Underwood St Paddington Laundry Carter Invalid Pensioner Mail Contractor Informant P I Kemp dau in law  see 2.7.