Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John SCHMITZERAge: 8118671949

Name
John SCHMITZER
Given names
John
Surname
SCHMITZER
Birth November 16, 1867 43 36
Citation details: 10853/1868 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a sisterJosephine Catherine SCHMITZER
May 23, 1870 (Age 2)
Citation details: 11614/1870 SCHMITZER JOSEPHINE JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a brotherAlbert SCHMITZER
September 21, 1872 (Age 4)
Citation details: 12732/1872 SCHMITZER ALBERT JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a sisterLouisa Maud SCHMITZER
June 3, 1876 (Age 8)
Citation details: 14535/1876 SCHMITZER LOUISA JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Marriage of a siblingJohn Frederick ERICKSONElizabeth Agatha Isabella SCHMITZERView this family
August 6, 1878 (Age 10)
Citation details: 3717/1878 ERIKSON JOHN FREDIK SCHMIDTZER ISABELLA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 584
Death of a fatherJohannes Anton “John” SCHMITZER
September 8, 1880 (Age 12)
Address: Manning River.
Cause: Drowning.
Citation details: 7969/1880 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN MARY MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Citation details: 4 August 2010
Text:

In part:

"I have discovered that both the German brothers who came to Australia with such hopes, met with very tragic ends. John (Johannes Anton) drowned in 1880 in the river near Oxley Island where he operated the punt."

Citation details: 17 September 2013
Schmitzer - John - Death report
Schmitzer - John - Death report

Note: Image kindly provided by Brian Smith.

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 16 September 1880, page 7
Schmitzer - John - Death report
Schmitzer - John - Death report

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Note: Near the punt which he operated.
Note: Brian Smith wrote in an email:
Marriage of a siblingMalcolm “Max” CAMERONMary Ann SCHMITZERView this family
August 16, 1881 (Age 13)
Citation details: 4246/1881 CAMERON MALCOLM SCHMITYER MARY A WINGHAM
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 11 and 226
Death of a brotherCharles SCHMITZER
August 12, 1884 (Age 16)
Address: Residence of his Mother at Scott's Creek
Cause: Self inflicted gun shot wound
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Citation details: 9932/1884 SCHMITZER CHARLES JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1881-1940
Citation details: 16 August 1884, page 3
Schmitzer - Charles - Inquest report
Schmitzer - Charles - Inquest report

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Marriage of a siblingEdward SCHMITZERElizabeth ATKINSView this family
August 15, 1888 (Age 20)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
Citation details: 5346/1888 SCHMITZER EDWARD STEWART ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1112
Death of a brotherJohn George SCHMITZER
November 15, 1896 (Age 28)
Citation details: 15393/1896 SCHMITZER GEORGE JOHN LOWRIS TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
MarriageAlice May McWHIRTERView this family
January 19, 1898 (Age 30)
Citation details: 1916/1898 SCHMITZER JOHN MCWHIRTER ALICE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a daughter
#1
Gladys L SCHMITZER
about 1898 (Age 30)
Citation details: 34949/1898 SCHMITZER GLADYS L JOHN ALICE TAREE
Death of a brotherAlbert SCHMITZER
November 27, 1898 (Age 31)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16125/1898 SCHMITZER ALBERT JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a daughter
#2
Muriel C SCHMITZER
about 1900 (Age 32)
Citation details: 35741/1900 SCHMITZER MURIEL C JOHN ALICE TAREE
Marriage of a siblingThomas SCHMITZERCicely Catherine CAMERONView this family
February 14, 1900 (Age 32)
Citation details: 2223/1900 SCHMITZER THOMAS CAMERON CECILIA C TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Marriage of a siblingJohn Burns ATKINSLouisa Maud SCHMITZERView this family
July 18, 1900 (Age 32)
Citation details: 7179/1900 ATKINS JOHN B SCHMIDT LOUISA M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1108
Birth of a daughter
#3
Elspeth A SCHMITZER
about 1902 (Age 34)
Citation details: 17002/1902 SCHMITZER ELSPETH A JOHN ALICE TAREE
Death of a sisterLouisa Maud SCHMITZER
August 27, 1902 (Age 34)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11404/1902 ATKINS LOUISA M JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Death of a sisterElizabeth Agatha Isabella SCHMITZER
May 4, 1904 (Age 36)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7276/1904 ERICKSON ISABELLA JOHN A LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Death of a motherRosina Louise “Louisa” KOPP
September 22, 1904 (Age 36)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14961/1904 SCHMITZER LOUISA JOHANAN CATHERINE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a daughter
#4
Vera Daphne SCHMITZER
December 13, 1904 (Age 37)
Citation details: 37286/1904 SCHMITZER VERA D JOHN ALICE TAREE
Death of a brotherThomas SCHMITZER
December 11, 1906 (Age 39)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14462/1906 SCHMITZER THOMAS JOHANN LOUISA TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ruby Alma SCHMITZER
July 26, 1907 (Age 39)
Citation details: 29621/1907 SCHMITZER RUBY A JOHN ALICE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#6
John “Jack” SCHMITZER
about 1910 (Age 42)
Citation details: 20446/1910 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
Marriage of a siblingVincent Sylvester JENNINGSJosephine Catherine SCHMITZERView this family
April 10, 1912 (Age 44)
Citation details: 4229/1912 JENNINGS VINCENT S SCHMITZER JOSEPHINE C SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#7
Reginald Neville Howse SCHMITZER
calculated 1914 (Age 46)

Note: The headstone for Reginald is inscribed that he was 57 years old at the time of his death in 1971.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Noel William SMITH
June 13, 1923 (Age 55)
Smith - Noel William
Smith - Noel William

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Marriage of a childCharles Frederick Ernest SMITHVera Daphne SCHMITZERView this family
about 1923 (Age 55)
Citation details: 3658/1923 SMITH CHARLES F E SCHMITZER VERA D TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#2
Ross SMITH
calculated 1926 (Age 58)

Publication: Taree, 2007
Note: The two references include the information that Ross was 11 years of age at the time of his death in 1937.
Birth of a grandson
#3
William Kingsford SMITH
August 15, 1928 (Age 60)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Joyce Norma FRENCH
September 17, 1929 (Age 61)
Marriage of a childPercy Lionel “Bubs” FRENCHRuby Alma SCHMITZERView this family
July 19, 1930 (Age 62)
Citation details: 12971/1930 FRENCH PERCY L SCHMITZER RUBY A TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Lorna May FRENCH
calculated 1932 (Age 64)

Citation details: 22 April 2019
Text:

In part:

"Lorna May French 1932 -1963."

Birth of a grandson
#6
Morgan J FRENCH
about June 1934 (Age 66)

Citation details: 22 April 2019
Text:

In part:

"Morgan French 1934 / died at age of 3 months"

Death of a grandsonMorgan J FRENCH
September 17, 1934 (Age 66) Age: 3 Months
Address: At a private hospital
Citation details: FRENCH MARGAN J 16340/1934 PERCY L RUBY A TAREE
Citation details: 22 April 2019
Text:

In part:

"Morgan French 1934 / died at age of 3 months"

Publication: Newspaper; Taree NSW; 1913 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 19 September 1934, page 2
French - Morgan - Death Notice
French - Morgan - Death Notice

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Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Norma Joan SMITH
about 1935 (Age 67)
Death of a sisterMary Ann SCHMITZER
October 11, 1935 (Age 67)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 24050/1935 CAMERON MARY A JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Headstone - Malcolm and mary Ann Cameron
Quality of data: 4
Death of a grandsonRoss SMITH
about 1937 (Age 69)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4661/1937 SMITH ROSS CHARLES FREDERICK E VERA DAPHNE TAREE
Marriage of a childReginald Neville Howse SCHMITZERGwenneth Hilda Maude COOKView this family
about 1940 (Age 72)
Citation details: 27912/1940 SCHMITZER REGINALD NEVILLE HOWSE COOK GWENNETH HILDA MAUDE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#8
Ian Dennis FRENCH
1943 (Age 75)

Citation details: 22 April 2019
Text:

In part:

"Ian Dennis French 1943 - 2003 cica."

Marriage of a grandchildAllen John CARLEJoyce Norma FRENCHView this family
November 2, 1946 (Age 78)
Citation details: 29819/1946 CARLE ALLEN JOHN FRENCH JOYCE NORMA WINGHAM
Death May 11, 1949 (Age 81)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12395/1949 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ANTON LOUISA TAREE
Note: The headstone of John is inscribed that his DOD was 24 May.
Burial
Address: Anglican Section: S/13
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Schmitzer - John and Alice
Schmitzer - John and Alice

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 5, 1852Dahenfeld, Wurittemberg, Germany
17 months
elder brother
Charles SCHMITZER
Birth: February 25, 1854 29 22Williams River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1884Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
John George SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1858 33 26Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 15, 1896Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
Thomas SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1859 34 27Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 11, 1906Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
Josephine Catherine SCHMITZER
Birth: May 23, 1870 46 38Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 2, 1966Wauchope, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Albert SCHMITZER
Birth: September 21, 1872 48 40Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 27, 1898Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Louisa Maud SCHMITZER
Birth: June 3, 1876 52 44Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 27, 1902Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Alice May McWHIRTER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 19, 1898Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
John “Jack” SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1910 42 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1956Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 10853/1868 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1916/1898 SCHMITZER JOHN MCWHIRTER ALICE TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12395/1949 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ANTON LOUISA TAREE
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
SourceBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 10853/1868 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER