Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Frank GAYNERAge: 6418931957

Name
Frank GAYNER
Given names
Frank
Surname
GAYNER
Also known as
Frank GAYNOR
Birth 3 March 1893 34 31
Citation details: GAYNOR Frank - 16491/1893
Birth of a sisterDoris Mary GAYNER
about 1896 (Age 2)
Citation details: 22018/1896 GAYNER DORIS M HENRY MARY HAMILTON
Birth of a brotherLeonard GAYNER
after 13 July 1898 (Age 5)
Citation details: 31111/1898 GAYNER LEONARD HENRY MARY HAMILTON
Birth of a brotherJoseph GAYNER
about 1900 (Age 6)
Citation details: 31929/1900 GAYNER JOSEPH HENRY MARY HAMILTON
Death of a brotherJoseph GAYNER
about 1900 (Age 6)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12811/1900 GAYNER JOSEPH HENRY MARY HAMILTON
Death of a maternal grandmotherJohanna MULROONEY
4 June 1902 (Age 9)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6988/1902 CAMPBELL JOHANNA SCONE
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth JONES
3 November 1904 (Age 11)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13314/1904 GAYNER ELIZABETH WILLIAM CHARLOTTE HAMILTON
Death of a motherMary Ann CAMPBELL
27 March 1913 (Age 20)
Cause: Valvular disease of heart, Syncope
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: GAYNER Mary Josephine 2269/1913
Gayner - Mary Josephine - Death Certificate
Gayner - Mary Josephine - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Mark Giles.

Death of a sisterEllen M GAYNER
22 January 1915 (Age 21)
Burial of a sisterEllen M GAYNER
24 January 1915 (Age 21)
Cemetery: Sandgate
Note: Roman Catholic, Section 11, grave 114

Marriage of a siblingFrederick GAYNERFlorence May PICKINView this family
about 1916 (Age 22)
Citation details: 7984/1916 GAYNER FREDERICK PICKIN FLORENCE HAMILTON
Marriage of a siblingAlfred Edward J FAHEYDoris Mary GAYNERView this family
about 1917 (Age 23)
Citation details: 12803/1917 FAHEY ALFRED GAYNER DORIS HAMILTON
Religious marriageIvy WAUGHView this family
22 June 1918 (Age 25)
Address: 61 Brunker Road
Citation details: GAYNER Frank WAUGH Ivy 6506/1918
Note: Married according to the rites of the Presbyterian Church by Alexander Ihain Anderson, Minister of the Presbyterian Church, Hamilton.
Gayner - Waugh - Frank and Ivy - Marriage Certificate
Gayner - Waugh - Frank and Ivy - Marriage Certificate

Note: Image provided by Mark Giles.


Gayner - Waugh - Frank and Ivy - Reverse
Gayner - Waugh - Frank and Ivy - Reverse

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Birth of a daughter
#1
Esma May GAYNER
14 March 1919 (Age 26)
Address: 61 Brunker Road
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames GAYNER
18 July 1920 (Age 27)
Address: 87 Tudor Street
Informant: Frank GAYNERson
Cause: Senility
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14277/1920 GAYNER JAMES JAMES ELIZA HAMILTON
Gayner - James - Death Certificate
Gayner - James - Death Certificate

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Marriage of a siblingJames GAYNERMary Vera HUBBUCKView this family
about 1924 (Age 30)
Citation details: 1235/1924 GAYNER JAMES HUBB MARY LAMBTON
Marriage of a siblingLeonard GAYNERMary BENEKEView this family
about 1924 (Age 30)
Citation details: 3811/1924 GAYNER LEONARD J BENEKE MARY HAMILTON
Marriage of a childNorman Henry Francis GILESEsma May GAYNERView this family
Type: Civil marriage
28 May 1938 (Age 45)
Address: Registrar's office
Citation details: 9549/1938 GILES NORMAN FRANCIS GAYNER EMMA MAY HAMILTON
Note: The permission of both sets of parents were given to this marriage.
GILES Norman and Esma
GILES Norman and Esma

Note: On their Wedding day.



Death of a brotherLeonard GAYNER
12 July 1938 (Age 45)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18520/1938 GAYNER LEONARD HENRY MARY JOSEPHINE NEWCASTLE
Burial of a brotherLeonard GAYNER
13 July 1938 (Age 45)
Address: Roman Catholic, Section 11, grave 114
Cemetery: Sandgate

Occupation
French polisher
1938 (Age 44)

Note: At the time of the marriage of his daughter, Esma.
Death of a fatherHenry GAYNER
20 August 1939 (Age 46)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: GAYNER Henry - 15012/1939
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Helen May GILES
16 August 1940 (Age 47)

Death of a brotherFrederick GAYNER
25 June 1955 (Age 62)
Burial of a brotherFrederick GAYNER
27 June 1955 (Age 62)
Cemetery: Sandgate
Note: Roman Catholic, Section 68, grave 64

Occupation
French Polisher

Employer: BHP Newcastle
Note: Frank served his apprenticeship as a French Polisher with Murray’s Funeral Parlour at Broadmeadow; he also spent some time at their cabinet-making workshop. He spent most of his working life at Newcastle’s B.H.P. main office, where as a French polisher he worked on office furniture and furniture repairs aboard B.H.P. ships. He was one of the last original old time French polishers around Newcastle and was sort after by many of the B.H.P. managers to work on their family furniture. In 1954, Queen Elizabeth II toured Australia and this included a visit to the Newcastle steelworks. One of the highlights of Frank’s time at B.H.P. was French polishing the toilet seat in case she needed to go to the toilet.
Residence before 26 September 1957 (Age 64)
Address: Flat 104 Light Street
Note: His usual residence at the time of his death.
Death 26 September 1957 (Age 64) Age: 64 years
Address: Broken Hill Proprietary Company Limited Works Port Waratah
Informant: Ivy WAUGHwife
Cause of death: Aortic Stenosis and Chronic Myocarditis
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: GAYNER Frank - 31724/1957
Burial 28 September 1957 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Sandgate
Note: Sandgate cemetery, Roman Catholic, Section 41, grave 117

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 23 June 1881Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
elder sister
Ethel GAYNER
Birth: about 1882 22 20Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1884Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Ellen M GAYNER
Birth: about 1884 24 22Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 22 January 1915Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
Frederick GAYNER
Birth: about 1885 25 23Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 25 June 1955Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Harry GAYNER
Birth: about 1887 27 25Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1889Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
James GAYNER
Birth: 17 December 1889 30 28Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 16 January 1967Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
Frank GAYNER
Birth: 3 March 1893 34 31Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 26 September 1957Mayfield, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Doris Mary GAYNER
Birth: about 1896 36 34Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1972Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Leonard GAYNER
Birth: after 13 July 1898 39 36Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 12 July 1938Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Joseph GAYNER
Birth: about 1900 40 38Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1900Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Ivy WAUGH - View this family
himself
Frank GAYNER
Birth: 3 March 1893 34 31Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 26 September 1957Mayfield, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Ivy WAUGH
Birth: 7 March 1899 17Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 5 July 1965Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: 22 June 1918Hamilton West, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
daughter
GILES Norman and EsmaEsma May GAYNER
Birth: 14 March 1919 26 20Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 22 July 2003Sandgate, , New South Wales, Australia