Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Sophia Gladys SOMERVILLEAge: 6918961965

Name
Sophia Gladys SOMERVILLE
Given names
Sophia Gladys
Surname
SOMERVILLE
Married name
Sophia Gladys TILLETT
Birth April 19, 1896 37 31
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Sophia Gladys born at Camden Haven 19 April 1896

Birth of a sisterBarbara Ann SOMERVILLE
August 17, 1898 (Age 2)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Barbara Ann born at Camden Haven 17 August 1898

Citation details: 33812/1898 SOMERVILLE BARBARA A ROBERT J ANNIE S PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a brotherRobert Lester SOMERVILLE
February 1, 1900 (Age 3)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Robert Lester born at Camden Haven 1st February 1900

Death of a paternal grandmotherBarbara Ann DONKIN
October 20, 1903 (Age 7)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: 3791/1904 SOMMERVILLE BARBARA A WILLIAM JANE H WINGHAM
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam SOMERVILLE
February 19, 1909 (Age 12)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3832/1909 SOMERVILLE WILLIAM ROBERT REBECCA WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingHector MURDOCHEdith SOMERVILLEView this family
March 29, 1911 (Age 14)
Citation details: 3114/1911 MURDOCH HECTOR SOMERVILLE EDITH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 863
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander BEATTIE
July 16, 1913 (Age 17)
Citation details: 13939/1913 BEATTIE ALEXANDER ARCHIBALD MARGARET WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1158
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 19 July 1913, page 6
Marriage of a siblingCecil Beattie SOMERVILLEFlorence Myrtle McLEODView this family
about 1919 (Age 22)
Citation details: 15685/1919 SOMERVILLE CECIL B MCLEOD FLORENCE M TAREE
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Wallace SMITHEva May SOMERVILLEView this family
about 1920 (Age 23)
Citation details: 21240/1945 SMITH EVA MAY WALLACE ROBERT JAMES ANNIE TAREE
Marriage of a siblingRobert Lester SOMERVILLEHelen Muriel TILLETTView this family
about 1922 (Age 25)
Citation details: 16763/1922 SOMERVILLE ROBERT L TILLETT HELEN M TAREE
MarriageCecil Bossley TILLETTView this family
about 1929 (Age 32)
Citation details: 10833/1929 TILLETT CECIL B SOMERVILLE SOPHIA G PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Death of a motherAnnie Sophia BEATTIE
November 3, 193209:00 (Age 36)
Cause: Pneumonia
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20936/1932 SOMERVILLE ANNIE S ALEXANDER SOPHIA TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Annie Sophia Somerville passed away at Kendall on Thursday 3rd November 1932, 9am. Death caused from pneumonia. Aged 67 years.

Death of a maternal grandmotherSophia JOYCE
May 29, 1941 (Age 45)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11008/1941 BEATTIE SOPHIA BENJAMIN ANNE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 31
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1158
Death of a sisterEva May SOMERVILLE
July 1, 1945 (Age 49)
Cause: Goitre
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 21240/1945 SMITH EVA MAY WALLACE ROBERT JAMES ANNIE TAREE
Text:

Eva May passed away July 1st 1945. Aged 52 years. Death caused by goitre.

Death of a fatherRobert James SOMERVILLE
August 7, 1946 (Age 50)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22176/1946 SOMERVILLE ROBERT JAMES WILLIAM BARBARA TAREE
Text:

Passed away at Kendall August 7th 1946 Robert James Somerville. Aged 88 years

Marriage of a siblingWilliam Gray “Mac” McKAYBarbara Ann SOMERVILLEView this family
about 1949 (Age 52)
Citation details: 12773/1949 MCKAY WILLIAM GRAY SOMERVILLE BARBARA ANN TAREE
Death of a husbandCecil Bossley TILLETT
July 28, 1962 (Age 66)
Cause: Coronary disease following being hit by roofing material in tornado on 9 July 1962
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20230/1962 TILLETT CECIL BOSSLEY GEORGE BOSSLEY V CHRISTINA PORT MACQUARIE
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"It seems the storm was early July, and Cecil died on 28th. I recall that he did not recover from the accident, which I seem to remember, was his being hit with roofing material."

Text:

Passed away at P McQuarie. July 28th 1962 Cecil Bossley Tillett 70 yrs. Corony (Brain) (sic).

Note: For more information on the tornado, expand the BOM source and click on the link to download a PDF file.
Death December 8, 1965 (Age 69)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 40199/1965 TILLETT SOPHIA GLADYS ROBERT JAMES SOPHIA ANN PORT MACQUARIE
Burial
Address: Presbyterian Portion
Cemetery: Port Macquarie General
Tillett - Sophia Gladys
Tillett - Sophia Gladys

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1889Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
7 months
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
Alexander William SOMERVILLE
Birth: June 15, 1891 33 26Kimbriki, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 27, 1893Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
elder sister
Eva May SOMERVILLE
Birth: July 31, 1892 34 27Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 1, 1945Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
elder brother
2 years
herself
Sophia Gladys SOMERVILLE
Birth: April 19, 1896 37 31Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 8, 1965Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
McKay - Barbara AnnBarbara Ann SOMERVILLE
Birth: August 17, 1898 40 33Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 5, 1969Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
younger brother
Family with Cecil Bossley TILLETT - View this family
husband
herself
Sophia Gladys SOMERVILLE
Birth: April 19, 1896 37 31Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 8, 1965Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1929Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
BirthSomerville Family Entries in Book
Text:

Sophia Gladys born at Camden Haven 19 April 1896

MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 10833/1929 TILLETT CECIL B SOMERVILLE SOPHIA G PORT MACQUARIE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 40199/1965 TILLETT SOPHIA GLADYS ROBERT JAMES SOPHIA ANN PORT MACQUARIE
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index