Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William Campbell ABBOTTAge: 8018681948

Name
William Campbell ABBOTT
Given names
William Campbell
Surname
ABBOTT
Birth about 1868 27 25
Citation details: Headstone - Abbott - Jonathon and Sarah
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas ABBOTT
November 25, 1868
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3946/1868 ABBOTT THOMAS JOSEPH UNKNOWN DUNGOG
Abbott - Thomas
Abbott - Thomas

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Birth of a sisterEliza Jane ABBOTT
1869 (Age 12 months)
Address: "Golden Grove"
Citation details: 11530/1870 ABBOTT ELIZA JANE JONATHAN SARAH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Newspaper in NSW 1904-1957
Citation details: 7 March 1952, page 14
Thomas - Eliza Jane - Gift of Home
Thomas - Eliza Jane - Gift of Home

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Birth of a brotherThomas Joseph ABBOTT
1872 (Age 4)
Citation details: 12552/1872 ABBOTT THOMAS J JONATHAN SARAH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 677
Note: The headstone for Thomas is inscribed that he was born in 1873.
Birth of a sisterMabel Sarah ABBOTT
about 1873 (Age 5)
Citation details: 13467/1873 ABBOTT MABEL S JONATHAN SARAH MANNING RIVER
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam CAMPBELL
August 4, 1880 (Age 12)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 712
Citation details: 7677/1880 CAMPBELL WILLIAM JAMES SARAH MACLEAY RIVER
Campbell - William and Ann Jane
Campbell - William and Ann Jane

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Birth of a brotherPercy Manning ABBOTT
about 1882 (Age 14)
Citation details: 18388/1882 ABBOTT PERCY MANNING JONATHAN SARAH WINGHAM
Death of a paternal grandmotherEliza Jane MILLS
about 1895 (Age 27)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8314/1895 ABBOTT ELIZA J WILLIAM UNKNOWN DUNGOG
MarriageMaud Agnes HIBBARDView this family
April 10, 1900 (Age 32)
Citation details: 4005/1900 ABBOTT WILLIAM C HIBBARD MAUD A KEMPSEY
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnn Jane QUIRK
November 10, 1902 (Age 34)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 712
Citation details: 14213/1902 CAMPBELL ANN J ROBERT KEMPSEY
Campbell - William and Ann Jane
Campbell - William and Ann Jane

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Occupation
Cane farmer
1903 (Age 35)
Address: Sawmill Pocket
ResidenceMaud Agnes HIBBARDView this family
1903 (Age 35)
Address: Sawmill Pocket
Birth of a son
#1
Neville Rea ABBOTT
May 13, 1905 (Age 37)
Citation details: 1905/C1405 Neville Rea Abbott William Campbell Maud Agnes Hibbard
Text:

Birth registration: Neville Rea Abbott Birth date: 13/05/1905 Mother's name: Maud Agnes Hibbard Father/parent's name: William Campbell Abbott Registration details: 1905/C/1405

Death of a wifeMaud Agnes HIBBARD
about 1906 (Age 38)
Citation details: 1676/1906 ABBOTT MAUD A JOHN JANE KEMPSEY
Marriage of a siblingThomas Joseph ABBOTTMabel M STOKESView this family
about 1908 (Age 40)
Citation details: 3471/1908 ABBOTT THOMAS J STOKES MABEL M SYDNEY
Death of a brotherPercy Manning ABBOTT
February 13, 1908 (Age 40)
Citation details: 1908/C189 Percy Manning Abbott Jonathan Abbott Sarah
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 677
Marriage of a siblingUnknown THOMASEliza Jane ABBOTTView this family
before 1910 (Age 42)

Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: 9 April 1910, page 11
Abbott - Jonathon - Death Notice
Abbott - Jonathon - Death Notice

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Death of a fatherJonathan ABBOTT
March 22, 1910 (Age 42)
Address: "Golden Grove"
Cause: After a long illness
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7245/1910 ABBOTT JONATHAN THOMAS ELIZA J TAREE
Abbott - Jonathan
Abbott - Jonathan

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Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: 9 April 1910, page 11
Abbott - Jonathon - Death Notice
Abbott - Jonathon - Death Notice

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Religious marriageSophia COOKView this family
March 3, 1911 (Age 43)
Address: Presbyterian Manse
Citation details: 1911/C1310 Cook Sophia Abbott William Campbell
Publication: Newspaper; Queensland; 1864-1933
Citation details: 16 June 1911, page 4
Abbott - William Campbell - Cook - Sophia
Abbott - William Campbell - Cook - Sophia

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Marriage of a siblingEdward Horace WOODLEYMabel Sarah ABBOTTView this family
about 1912 (Age 44)
Citation details: 15700/1967 WOODLEY MABEL SARAH JONATHAN SARAH TAREE
Occupation
Grazier
1913 (Age 45)
Occupation
Owner of butter factory
between 1908 and 1914 (Age 40)
Employer: Golden Grove
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 18 July 1945 page 4
ResidenceSophia COOKView this family
1913 (Age 45)
Address: "Golden Grove"
Death of a wifeSophia COOK
before April 14, 1924 (Age 56)
Citation details: 1924/C254 Order Product Sophia Abbott William Cook Sarah
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 14 April 1924, page 2
Abbott - Sophia - Probate
Abbott - Sophia - Probate

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Number of children
3

Publication: Newspaper published in Townsville, Queensland 1885 - 1954
Citation details: 28 January 1948, page 2.
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary

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Note: His obituary states that he had two married sons and a daughter.
ProbateSophia COOK
April 14, 1924 (Age 56)
ProbateSophia COOK
October 9, 1924 (Age 56)
Death of a brotherThomas Joseph ABBOTT
April 8, 1925 (Age 57)
Cause: Thrown from horse
Citation details: 5680/1925 ABBOTT THOMAS J JONATHAN SARAH GLOUCESTER
Abbott - Thomas Joseph
Abbott - Thomas Joseph

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 677
Publication: Sydney, NSW, Australia. Fairfax Ltd.
Citation details: 18 April 1925, page 16
Abbott - Thomas Joseph - Death Notice
Abbott - Thomas Joseph - Death Notice

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Publication: Newspaper - Sydney - 1869 - 1931
Citation details: Thursday 16 April 1925, page 10
Occupation
Grazier
1925 (Age 57)
Residence 1925 (Age 57)
Address: Walsh Street
Property
High Court Challenge re will of Jonathon Abbott
November 1928 (Age 60)
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 16 November 1928, page 8.
Abbott - Jonathon - High Court Challenge
Abbott - Jonathon - High Court Challenge

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Note: William challenged the right of the Union Trustee Company, executors of the will of his brother Thomas, that they had the right to deal with the real estate property "Golden Grove" at Woolla Woolla.
PropertyEliza Jane ABBOTT
November 1928 (Age 60)
PropertyMabel Sarah ABBOTT
November 1928 (Age 60)
PropertyThomas Joseph ABBOTT
November 1928 (Age 60)
Property
William wins at High Court
December 3, 1928 (Age 60)
Citation details: Abbott v Union Trustee Company of Australia Ltd [1928] HCA 40; (1928) 41 CLR 375 (3 December 1928).
PropertyEliza Jane ABBOTT
December 3, 1928 (Age 60)
PropertyMabel Sarah ABBOTT
December 3, 1928 (Age 60)
Death of a motherSarah CAMPBELL
August 19, 1929 (Age 61)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 677 and 712
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17466/1929 ABBOTT SARAH WILLIAM ANN TAREE
Atherton Pioneer
A pioneer returns
July 1945 (Age 77)
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 18 July 1945, page 4.
Death January 23, 1948 (Age 80)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6738/1948 ABBOTT WILLIAM CAMPBELL JONATHAN SARAH MANLY
Publication: Newspaper published in Townsville, Queensland 1885 - 1954
Citation details: 28 January 1948, page 2.
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary

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Obituary January 28, 1948 (5 days after death)
Publication: Newspaper published in Townsville, Queensland 1885 - 1954
Citation details: 28 January 1948, page 2.
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 4, 1866Fosterton, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
himself
William Campbell ABBOTT
Birth: about 1868 27 25Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 23, 1948Manly, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Eliza Jane ABBOTT
Birth: 1869 28 26Woola Woola, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Chatswood, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Mabel Sarah ABBOTT
Birth: about 1873 32 30Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1967Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
10 years
younger brother
Percy Manning ABBOTT
Birth: about 1882 41 39Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 13, 1908Queensland, Australia
Family with Maud Agnes HIBBARD - View this family
himself
William Campbell ABBOTT
Birth: about 1868 27 25Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 23, 1948Manly, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: April 10, 1900Crescent Head, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
Family with Sophia COOK - View this family
himself
William Campbell ABBOTT
Birth: about 1868 27 25Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 23, 1948Manly, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: March 3, 1911Herberton, , Queensland, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: Headstone - Abbott - Jonathon and Sarah
MarriageA - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4005/1900 ABBOTT WILLIAM C HIBBARD MAUD A KEMPSEY
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1903
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1903
MarriageMarriages Registered in Queensland
Citation details: 1911/C1310 Cook Sophia Abbott William Campbell
MarriageNewspaper - Brisbane Courier
Publication: Newspaper; Queensland; 1864-1933
Citation details: 16 June 1911, page 4
Abbott - William Campbell - Cook - Sophia
Abbott - William Campbell - Cook - Sophia

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OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1913
OccupationNewspaper - Cairns Post
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 18 July 1945 page 4
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1913
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1925
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1925
PropertyNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 16 November 1928, page 8.
Abbott - Jonathon - High Court Challenge
Abbott - Jonathon - High Court Challenge

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PropertyWeb Site - High Court of Australia
Citation details: Abbott v Union Trustee Company of Australia Ltd [1928] HCA 40; (1928) 41 CLR 375 (3 December 1928).
Atherton PioneerNewspaper - Cairns Post
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 18 July 1945, page 4.
Number of childrenNewspaper - Townsville Daily Bulletin
Publication: Newspaper published in Townsville, Queensland 1885 - 1954
Citation details: 28 January 1948, page 2.
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary

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DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6738/1948 ABBOTT WILLIAM CAMPBELL JONATHAN SARAH MANLY
DeathNewspaper - Townsville Daily Bulletin
Publication: Newspaper published in Townsville, Queensland 1885 - 1954
Citation details: 28 January 1948, page 2.
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary
Abbott - William Campbell - Obituary

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ObituaryNewspaper - Townsville Daily Bulletin
Publication: Newspaper published in Townsville, Queensland 1885 - 1954
Citation details: 28 January 1948, page 2.