Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Stephen Neate DARKAge: 5718141872

Name
Stephen Neate DARK
Given names
Stephen Neate
Surname
DARK
Also known as
Stephen Neate DARK
Birth July 19, 1814
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the year of his birth as 1815 and that he was born in Devizes, Wiltshire..
Baptism December 1, 1814 (Age 4 months)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Immigration February 26, 1840 (Age 25)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Note: Arrived on board the "Bengal".
Religious marriageEliza WHITEMANView this family
February 1841 (Age 26)
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: V1841407 25C/1841 DARK STEPHEN N WHITEMAN ELIZA CF
Birth of a daughter
#1
Catherine Emily DARK
December 5, 1841 (Age 27)
Citation details: V18432210 26A/1843 DARK CATHERINE E STEPHEN ELIZA
Birth of a son
#2
Stephen Whiteman DARK
February 10, 1844 (Age 29)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: V1844521 55/1844 DARK STEPHEN W STEPHEN ELIZA
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There is also this reference:

V1844531 55/1844 DARK STEPHEN W STEPHEN ELIZA

Birth of a son
#3
John Broughton DARK
August 19, 1845 (Age 31)
Citation details: V1845522 55/1845 DARK JOHN B STEPHEN ELIZA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Birth of a daughter
#4
Sarah Eliza DARK
January 24, 1847 (Age 32)
Citation details: V1847789 55/1847 DARK SARAH E STEPHEN ELIZA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ann Elizabeth DARK
May 3, 1849 (Age 34)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Citation details: V18493307 34A/1849 DARK ANN E STEPHEN N ELIZA
Birth of a son
#6
Ebenezer DARK
about 1851 (Age 36)
Citation details: V18511648 37A/1851 DARK EBENEZER STEPHEN ELIZA
Text:

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V18511848 37A/1851 DARK EBENEZER STEPHEN ELIZA

Birth of a son
#7
Henry Charles DARK
May 4, 1853 (Age 38)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 885 and 886
Citation details: V18534082 39A/1853 DARKE HENRY C STEPHEN N ELIZA
Occupation
Flour miller
between 1841 and 1860 (Age 26)
Address: Liverpool, Paterson, Dungog, Clarence Town and Stroud
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Occupation
Storekeeper, miller and produce agent
between 1848 and 1855 (Age 33)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Religion
Partook in the opening of the first Wesleyan Chapel
April 16, 1854 (Age 39)
Address: Dowling Street
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Occupation
Shipping agent
August 1854 (Age 40)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Property
Purchased Steam Flour & Timber Mill
October 17, 1854 (Age 40)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Occupation
Establed a punt service
July 12, 1855 (Age 40)
Address: Williams River
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Birth of a son
#8
Albert Edward Hastings DARK
calculated 1856 (Age 41)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 887
Dark - Albert Edward, Isabella and Reginald Robert
Dark - Albert Edward, Isabella and Reginald Robert

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

Note: The headstone for Albert is inscribed that he was 72 years old at the time of his death in 1928.
Property
Sold stores & contents
March 8, 1856 (Age 41)
Address: Stores in Dungog, Stroud and Clarence Town.
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Birth of a son
#9
George N DARK
about 1857 (Age 42)
Citation details: 6099/1857 DARK GEORGE N STEPHEN N ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Occupation
Tobacco dealer & manufacturer
August 1857 (Age 43)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Occupation
Ship owner of the ketch "Flower of Wexford"
September 10, 1857 (Age 43)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry HOLMESCatherine Emily DARKView this family
about 1858 (Age 43)
Citation details: 1622/1858 HOLMES WILLIAM H DARK CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#1
Thomas W HOLMES
about 1859 (Age 44)
Citation details: 1446/1859 HOLMES THOMAS W WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Death of a sonGeorge N DARK
about 1859 (Age 44)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2932/1859 DARK GEORGE STEPHEN ELIZA CLARENCE TOWN
Occupation
Member
between June 16, 1859 and January 25, 1860 (Age 44)
Employer: NSW State Parliament
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Birth of a grandson
#2
Frank HOLMES
about 1862 (Age 47)
Citation details: 180/1862 HOLMES FRANK WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#3
Stephen HOLMES
about 1862 (Age 47)
Citation details: 181/1862 HOLMES STEPHEN WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Death of a grandsonStephen HOLMES
about 1862 (Age 47)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 127/1862 HOLMES STEPHEN WILLIAM H CATHERINE SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#4
Walter Woodrow HOLMES
about 1864 (Age 49)
Citation details: 927/1864 HOLMES WALTER W WILLIAM H CATHERINE E SYDNEY
Marriage of a childWilliam H SEARSSarah Eliza DARKView this family
about 1864 (Age 49)
Citation details: 1948/1864 SEARS WILLIAM H DARK SARAH ELIZA DUNGOG
Property
Filed an affidavit for insolvency
August 14, 1865 (Age 51)
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Birth of a grandson
#5
Charles P HOLMES
about 1866 (Age 51)
Citation details: 3021/1866 HOLMES CHARLES P WILLIAM H CATHERINE E GLEBE
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Amy Blanche HOLMES
about 1868 (Age 53)
Citation details: 8299/1868 HOLMES AMY B WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#7
William W DARK
calculated 1868 (Age 53)

Text:

Given names William W Family Name Dark Birth/Maiden Name Birth Date Jan 1868? Gender M Birth Town and State Birth Country BDM Birth Reg Death Date Age 0 Military Service No BDM Death Reg Interred Date 15 Jan 1869 Cemetery Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park

Marriage of a childStephen Whiteman DARKMartha ROBARDSView this family
about 1868 (Age 53)
Citation details: 2046/1868 DARK STEPHEN WHITEMAN ROBARDS MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#8
William Whiteman DARK
about 1869 (Age 54)
Citation details: 9689/1869 DARK WILLIAM W STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childJohn Broughton DARKMartha CAMPBELLView this family
about 1869 (Age 54)
Citation details: 2135/1869 DARK JOHN CAMPBELL MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death of a grandsonWilliam W DARK
about January 1869 (Age 54)

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Given names William W Family Name Dark Birth/Maiden Name Birth Date Jan 1868? Gender M Birth Town and State Birth Country BDM Birth Reg Death Date Age 0 Military Service No BDM Death Reg Interred Date 15 Jan 1869 Cemetery Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park

Burial of a grandsonWilliam W DARK
January 15, 1869 (Age 54)
Cemetery: Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park
Text:

Given names William W Family Name Dark Birth/Maiden Name Birth Date Jan 1868? Gender M Birth Town and State Birth Country BDM Birth Reg Death Date Age 0 Military Service No BDM Death Reg Interred Date 15 Jan 1869 Cemetery Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park

Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Clara Miriam HOLMES
about 1870 (Age 55)
Citation details: 8648/1870 HOLMES CLARA WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#10
Herbert Charles DARK
about 1870 (Age 55)
Citation details: 8654/1870 DARK HERBERT STEPHEN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#11
Walter C DARK
about 1870 (Age 55)
Citation details: 8639/1870 DARK WALTER C JOHN MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childJoseph ABBOTTAnn Elizabeth DARKView this family
September 11, 1871 (Age 57)
Citation details: 2129/1871 ABBOTT JOSEPH DARK ANNIE ELIZABETH DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 681
Birth of a grandson
#12
Willie Albert HOLMES
about 1872 (Age 57)
Citation details: 8862/1872 HOLMES WILLIE ALBERT WILLIAM H CATHERINE E CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Beatrice M DARK
about 1872 (Age 57)
Citation details: 8878/1872 DARK BEATRICE M STEPHEN W MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Birth of a grandson
#14
Stephen Neate DARK
about 1872 (Age 57)
Citation details: 8851/1872 DARK STEPHEN NEATE JOHN B MARTHA CLARENCE TOWN
Death January 10, 1872 (Age 57)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3898/1872 DARK STEPHEN N STEPHEN MARY DUNGOG
Burial January 11, 1872 (1 day after death)
Address: Church of England
Cemetery: Anleys Creek General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
Family with Eliza WHITEMAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 1841Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
daughter
2 years
son
18 months
son
17 months
daughter
Sarah Eliza DARK
Birth: January 24, 1847 32 22Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1885Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Ann Elizabeth DARK
Birth: May 3, 1849 34 24Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 27, 1920Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
2 years
son
4 years
son
2 years
son
George N DARK
Birth: about 1857 42 32Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1859Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
BirthDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
BaptismDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
ImmigrationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
MarriageD - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1841407 25C/1841 DARK STEPHEN N WHITEMAN ELIZA CF
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
ReligionDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
PropertyDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
PropertyDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
OccupationDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
PropertyDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3898/1872 DARK STEPHEN N STEPHEN MARY DUNGOG
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 886
BurialDark - Stephen - Family Group Sheet
Publication: Word Document emailed to Stuart on 27 May 2011.