Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William John STEWARTAge: 6418591924

Name
William John STEWART
Given names
William John
Surname
STEWART
Birth July 30, 1859 28 18
Citation details: 13887/1859 STEWART WILLIAM J WILLIAM ELIZABETH WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Birth of a sisterGrace Wilhelmina STEWART
about 1861 (Age 17 months)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Birth of a brotherRobert J STEWART
about 1865 (Age 5)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Citation details: 10153/1865 STUART ROBERT J WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherRobert J STEWART
about 1866 (Age 6)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4709/1866 STEWART ROBERT J WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherPeter J STEWART
about 1867 (Age 7)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Citation details: 10827/1867 STEWART PETER J WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherGeorge Wallace STEWART
about 1870 (Age 10)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Citation details: 11647/1870 STUART GEORGE W WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherJohn Manning STEWART
about 1873 (Age 13)
Citation details: 13294/1873 STUART JOHN MANNING WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Death of a paternal grandmotherJanet PATON
March 24, 1875 (Age 15)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 52
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8931/1875 KIDD JANET AGE 64 YEARS DIED PARRAMATTA PARRAMATTA
Kidd - Janet and others
Kidd - Janet and others

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

Birth of a sisterJanet Elizabeth Ann STEWART
June 11, 1876 (Age 16)
Citation details: 14471/1876 STUART JANET ELIZABETH ANN WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Birth of a brotherHersee Leo STEWART
about 1878 (Age 18)
Citation details: 15909/1878 STUART HERSEE LEO WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherJames Alexander STEWART
about 1881 (Age 21)
Citation details: 17488/1881 STEWART JAMES ALEXANDER S WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
MarriageMary Jane BULLEYView this family
January 11, 1882 (Age 22)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 749
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Birth of a son
#1
Claud Willie James STEWART
about 1883 (Age 23)
Citation details: 29447/1883 STEWART CLAUD WILLIE J WILLIAM JOHN MARY JANE CASINO
Birth of a daughter
#2
Dora STEWART
about 1884 (Age 24)
Citation details: 30971/1884 STEWART DORA WILLIAM J MARY JANE CASINO
Marriage of a siblingEbenezer Thomas STEWARTElizabeth ATKINSView this family
August 18, 1885 (Age 26)
Citation details: 5271/1885 STEWART EBENEZER THOMAS ATKINS ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1112
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register Book 1 has the date of his marriage as 19 August.
Birth of a son
#3
Ebenezer STEWART
about 1886 (Age 26)
Citation details: 32921/1886 STEWART EBENEZER WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Death of a brotherEbenezer Thomas STEWART
May 1, 1886 (Age 26)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10325/1886 STEWART EBENEZER T WILLIAM ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 402
Birth of a sisterBlanch McKickney STEWART
September 26, 1886 (Age 27)
Citation details: 23240/1886 STEWART BLANCH M WILLIAM ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Birth of a daughter
#4
Marion STEWART
about 1888 (Age 28)
Citation details: 34732/1888 STEWART MARION WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Birth of a son
#5
Hersee John STEWART
about 1888 (Age 28)
Citation details: 34733/1888 STEWART HERSEE J WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Birth of a daughter
#6
Rosetta STEWART
February 7, 1890 (Age 30)
Citation details: 9927/1890 STEWART ROSETTA WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Citation details: 26 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"Born: 7th Feb. 1890, Bungawalbyn Ck. "

Marriage of a siblingCharles Henry SHEATHERJanet Elizabeth Ann STEWARTView this family
June 11, 1890 (Age 30)
Citation details: 7041/1890 SHEATHER CHARLES H STEWART JANET E A TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54 and 269
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Matthew SLATTERYGrace Wilhelmina STEWARTView this family
1891 (Age 31)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Citation details: 22 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"Grace Wilhelmina Stewart b: 1861 Manning River m: 1891 Albert Matthew Slattery in Melbourne d: 9-11-1951 Devonport NZ. Ref No: 119"

Birth of a son
#7
William John STEWART
about 1892 (Age 32)
Citation details: 10248/1892 STEWART WILLIAM J WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Birth of a daughter
#8
Mary STEWART
about 1892 (Age 32)
Citation details: 10249/1892 STEWART MARY WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Birth of a daughter
#9
Emeline STEWART
about 1893 (Age 33)
Citation details: 20068/1893 STEWART EMELINE WILLIAM J MARY J LISMORE
Birth of a son
#10
Reuben Moysey STEWART
about 1896 (Age 36)
Citation details: 2472/1896 STEWART REUBEN M WILLIAM J MARY F CASINO
Death of a fatherWilliam STEWART
August 6, 1897 (Age 38)
Address: Killabakh Creek
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9844/1897 STEWART WILLIAM JAMES JANET TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Citation details: 28 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"d: 6-8-1897 Killabakh Ck"

Birth of a son
#11
Donald Christopher STEWART
about 1898 (Age 38)
Citation details: 11226/1898 STEWART DONALD C WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Birth of a son
#12
George Stanley STEWART
about 1900 (Age 40)
Citation details: 21028/1900 STEWART GEORGE S WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Marriage of a parentJohn Richard HARRISONElizabeth DAVISView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 6, 1900 (Age 40)
Address: Roman Catholic St. Paul's Church
Citation details: 4793/1900 HARRISON JOHN R STEWART ELIZABETH TAREE
Citation details: 28 October 2012
Text:

In part:

": 6-6-1900 John Richard Harrison Lansdowne Cert. No. 4793"

Note: Please note that the witnesses set out here are only 'educated' guesses.
Harrison - John Richard - Stewart - Elizabeth
Harrison - John Richard - Stewart - Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Isobel Williams.
Note: Certificate kindly provided by Isobel Williams.

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Wallace STEWARTCaroline Jane YARNOLDView this family
September 12, 1900 (Age 41)
Citation details: 7384/1900 STEWART GEORGE W YARNOLD CAROLINE J WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 572
Birth of a daughter
#13
Bertha May STEWART
about 1903 (Age 43)
Citation details: 2268/1903 STEWART BERTHA M WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Marriage of a siblingJames Alexander STEWARTBertha Priscilla GRIFFISView this family
about 1904 (Age 44)
Citation details: 10320/1904 STEWART JAMES A GRIFFITHS BERTHA P WINGHAM
Birth of a daughter
#14
Janet Felicia STEWART
about 1905 (Age 45)
Citation details: 2409/1905 STEWART JANET F WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Birth of a son
#15
Frank Allen STEWART
about 1906 (Age 46)
Citation details: 33317/1906 STEWART FRANK A WILLIAM J MARY J CASINO
Marriage of a childCharles J WOODDora STEWARTView this family
about 1906 (Age 46)
Citation details: 1053/1906 WOOD CHARLES J STEWART DORA CASINO
Marriage of a siblingThomas Benjamin GREENBlanch McKickney STEWARTView this family
about 1909 (Age 49)
Citation details: 6121/1909 GREEN THOMAS B STEWART BLANCHE MCK TAREE
Death of a motherElizabeth DAVIS
August 18, 1909 (Age 50)
Address: Gladesville Mental Hospital
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10985/1909 HARRISON ELIZABETH 7O YRS GLADESVILLE RYDE
Citation details: 28 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"Died:18-8-1909 Hospital for the Insane Gladesville Cert. No: 1909/10985, Age 70"

Marriage of a childJohn Henry SMITHRosetta STEWARTView this family
December 21, 1912 (Age 53)
Address: "Braybrook"
Citation details: 2234/1913 SMITH JOHN H STEWART ROSETTA MURWILLUMBAH
Citation details: 26 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"Married:21-12-1912 "Braybrook", Tyalgum, NSW."

Marriage of a childWalter R JAMESEmeline STEWARTView this family
about 1913 (Age 53)
Citation details: 2246/1913 JAMES WALTER R STEWART EMILINE MURWILLUMBAH
Marriage of a siblingHersee Leo STEWARTIsa Elizabeth KEITHView this family
about 1915 (Age 55)
Citation details: 1915/7337 Ida Elizabeth Keith Hersee Leo Stewart
Citation details: 22 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"Hersee Leo STEWART b:1878 Manning River m:1913 Otokia NZ. d:11-6-1941 Dunedin NZ. Ref No: 437"

Residence 1915 (Age 55)
Address: "Braybrook"
Enlistment by son Reuben
Gave permission for Reuben to enlist in army
about May 1915 (Age 55)
Stewart - Reuben Moysey - Permission to enlist given by father.
Stewart - Reuben Moysey - Permission to enlist given by father.

Note: Image downloaded from National Archives of Australia.

Death of a sonReuben Moysey STEWART
July 23, 1916 (Age 56)
Address: In the field
Cause: Killed in action
Citation details: 1922/F8387 Reuben Moysey Stewart William John Stewart Mary Jane Bulley
Note: Was attached to the 1st A.N.Z.A.C. as escort.
Marriage of a childSydney A CHILCOTTMary STEWARTView this family
about 1917 (Age 57)
Citation details: 6484/1917 CHILCOTT SYDNEY A STEWART MARY MURWILLUMBAH
Marriage of a childSamuel J KEYSBertha May STEWARTView this family
about 1920 (Age 60)
Citation details: 9472/1920 KEYS SAMUEL J STEWART BERTHA M MURWILLUMBAH
Marriage of a childArthur R BARTIMJanet Felicia STEWARTView this family
about 1924 (Age 64)
Citation details: 17786/1924 BARTRIM ARTHUR R STEWART JANET F MURWILLUMBAH
Death January 5, 1924 (Age 64)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3213/1924 STEWART WILLIAM J WILLIAM ELIZABETH MURWILLUMBAH
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 20, 1856Purfleet, , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
elder brother
Ebenezer Thomas STEWART
Birth: about 1857 26 16Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 1, 1886Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
Grace Wilhelmina STEWART
Birth: about 1861 30 20Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 9, 1951Devonport, New Zealand
5 years
younger brother
Robert J STEWART
Birth: about 1865 34 24Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1866Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Peter J STEWART
Birth: about 1867 36 26Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death:
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
John Manning STEWART
Birth: about 1873 42 32Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death:
3 years
younger sister
Janet Elizabeth Ann STEWART
Birth: June 11, 1876 45 35Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 20, 1959Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Hersee Leo STEWART
Birth: about 1878 47 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 11, 1941Dunedin, New Zealand
4 years
younger brother
6 years
younger sister
Blanch McKickney STEWART
Birth: September 26, 1886 55 46Killabakh, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1972Wyong, , New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with John Richard HARRISON - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: June 6, 1900Lansdowne, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Mary Jane BULLEY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 11, 1882Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Claud Willie James STEWART
Birth: about 1883 23 17Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 22, 1954Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Dora STEWART
Birth: about 1884 24 18Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 11, 1942Queensland, Australia
3 years
son
Ebenezer STEWART
Birth: about 1886 26 20Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 2, 1945Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Marion STEWART
Birth: about 1888 28 22Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 6, 1959Queensland, Australia
1 year
son
Hersee John STEWART
Birth: about 1888 28 22Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 29, 1959Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Rosetta STEWART
Birth: February 7, 1890 30 24Bungawalbin Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 19, 1954Brisbane, , Queensland, Australia
3 years
son
William John STEWART
Birth: about 1892 32 26Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 15, 1963Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
daughter
2 years
daughter
Emeline STEWART
Birth: about 1893 33 27Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 7, 1947Queensland, Australia
4 years
son
Australian Army CrestReuben Moysey STEWART
Birth: about 1896 36 30Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 23, 1916France
3 years
son
Donald Christopher STEWART
Birth: about 1898 38 32Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 9, 1930Queensland, Australia
3 years
son
George Stanley STEWART
Birth: about 1900 40 34Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 14, 1973St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Janet Felicia STEWART
Birth: about 1905 45 39Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 6, 1974New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Frank Allen STEWART
Birth: about 1906 46 40Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 10, 1940Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 13887/1859 STEWART WILLIAM J WILLIAM ELIZABETH WINGHAM
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 749
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
ResidenceMilitary Record - Stewart - Reuben Moysey
Enlistment by son ReubenMilitary Record - Stewart - Reuben Moysey
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3213/1924 STEWART WILLIAM J WILLIAM ELIZABETH MURWILLUMBAH
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54