Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John “Jack” SCHMITZERAge: 4619101956

Name
John “Jack” SCHMITZER
Given names
John
Nickname
Jack
Surname
SCHMITZER
Birth about 1910 42 34
Citation details: 20446/1910 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
Birth of a brotherReginald Neville Howse SCHMITZER
calculated 1914 (Age 4)

Note: The headstone for Reginald is inscribed that he was 57 years old at the time of his death in 1971.
Marriage of a siblingCharles Frederick Ernest SMITHVera Daphne SCHMITZERView this family
about 1923 (Age 13)
Citation details: 3658/1923 SMITH CHARLES F E SCHMITZER VERA D TAREE
Marriage of a siblingPercy Lionel “Bubs” FRENCHRuby Alma SCHMITZERView this family
July 19, 1930 (Age 20)
Citation details: 12971/1930 FRENCH PERCY L SCHMITZER RUBY A TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingReginald Neville Howse SCHMITZERGwenneth Hilda Maude COOKView this family
about 1940 (Age 30)
Citation details: 27912/1940 SCHMITZER REGINALD NEVILLE HOWSE COOK GWENNETH HILDA MAUDE TAREE
Death of a fatherJohn SCHMITZER
May 11, 1949 (Age 39)
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.
Death of a motherAlice May McWHIRTER
April 28, 1950 (Age 40)
Citation details: 13842/1950 SCHMITZER ALICE ROBERT MARY ANNE PORT MACQUARIE
Citation details: 5 May 1950, page 7
Death Report - Schmitzer - Alice
Death Report - Schmitzer - Alice

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Death of a sisterRuby Alma SCHMITZER
August 8, 1955 (Age 45)
Citation details: 24016/1955 FRENCH RUBY ALMA JOHN ALICE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death June 1, 1956 (Age 46)
Cause of death: Accidental drowning
Citation details: 14019/1956 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
Publication: Melbourne newspaper 1848-1954
Citation details: 2 June 1956, page 3
Schmitzer - Jack
Schmitzer - Jack

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Note: John was the driver of the truck which fell into the Manning River at the Oxley Island punt and he and his two second cousins and a relatively distant relation, Daryl Greenaway also drowned.
DeathDaryl John GREENAWAY
June 1, 1956 (Age 46)
Burial
Address: Anglican portion R 14.
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Schmitzer - Jack
Schmitzer - Jack

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 19, 1898Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
John “Jack” SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1910 42 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1956Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger brother
Family with Private - View this family
himself
John “Jack” SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1910 42 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1956Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Private

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 20446/1910 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 14019/1956 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ALICE TAREE
DeathNewspaper - The Argus
Publication: Melbourne newspaper 1848-1954
Citation details: 2 June 1956, page 3
DeathHeadstone - Schmitzer - Jack
Schmitzer - Jack
Schmitzer - Jack

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

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index