Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Florence Ethel “Flo” JEFFRESSAge: 7718841961

Name
Florence Ethel “Flo” JEFFRESS
Given names
Florence Ethel
Nickname
Flo
Surname
JEFFRESS
Married name
Flo PARSONS
Birth about 1884 43 39
Citation details: 4780/1884 JEFFRESS FLORENCE E WILLIAM AGNES BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a sisterEdith May “Edie” JEFFRESS
about 1886 (Age 2)
Citation details: 4724/1886 JEFFRESS EDITH M WILLIAM AGNES BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a sisterRuby Harriett JEFFRESS
March 12, 1891 (Age 7)
Citation details: 5532/1891 JEFFRESS RUBY H WILLIAM AGNES BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a siblingHenry “Harry” HUDSONAgnes Rose JEFFRESSView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 17, 1900 (Age 16)
Address: The Central Hall
Publication: James Adam Nolan, Minister, Wesleyan Church, Balmain
Citation details: 8235/1900 HUDSON HENRY JEFFRESS AGNES R BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note:

Henry is stated as a bachelor and Agnes as a spinster.

The Wesleyan Minister was James Adams Nolan. Witnesses to the marriage were Alfred Nettleship and Janet Jeffress.

Hudson-Jeffress
Hudson-Jeffress

Note: Marriage of Henry HUDSON and Agnes JEFFRESS.



Hudson-Jeffress
Hudson-Jeffress

Note: Church marriage certificate of Henry Hudson and Agnes Rose Jeffress.

Marriage of a siblingWilliam James “Bill” ASHMANViolet Elizabeth JEFFRESSView this family
about 1901 (Age 17)
Citation details: 8755/1901 ASHMAN WILLIAM JEFFRESS VIOLET E BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Marriage of a siblingHenry John BOURNEAda JEFFRESSView this family
about 1902 (Age 18)
Citation details: 790/1902 BOURNE HENRY J JEFFRESS ADA BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Personal letter Jarzabeck, Shirley, 1997.
Note: Henry John Bourne was the brother of Joseph Bourne who married Ada's sister Edith.
Marriage of a siblingArthur George BROWNJanet JEFFRESSView this family
about 1903 (Age 19)

Citation details: 8016/1903 BROWN ARTHUR G JEFFRESS JANET
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a siblingCharles H E “Charlie” MILLARDMarion Alice JEFFRESSView this family
about April 26, 1905 (Age 21)

Citation details: 3614/1905 MILLARD CHARLES H E JEFFRESS MARION A BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterJanet JEFFRESS
April 11, 1906 (Age 22)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6451/1906 BROWN JANET WILLIAM AGNES RANDWICK
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: It appears that Janet, who died aged27, giving birth to Thelma, or shortly thereafter. Shirley remembers her grandmother (Ada) telling her of one of her sisters who died leaving a tiny baby, Thelma. Shirley's Mum (Edna) would have been about 3 years old and Grandma was anxious to adopt the baby but the baby's father's family family took her. There must have been continued contact between the families. Shirley stayed with Thelma (then married to Rob McColl) in London in 1952.
Marriage of a siblingJoseph Leonard “Joe” BOURNEEdith May “Edie” JEFFRESSView this family
about 1907 (Age 23)
Citation details: 9664/1907 BOURNE JOSEPH L JEFFRESS EDITH M SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Occupation
Florist

Employer: Their own shop
Residence
Cecily Street
before 1909 (Age 25)
Note: In all probability with her parents.
MarriageAlfred John Roland PARSONSView this family
1909 (Age 25)
Citation details: 4024/1909 PARSONS ALFRED J R JEFFRESS FLORENCE E BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#1
Daphne Ada PARSONS
about 1910 (Age 26)
Citation details: 42321/1910 PARSONS DAPHNE A ALFRED J FLORENCE E PETERSHAM
Death of a fatherWilliam JEFFRESS
March 24, 1913 (Age 29)
Citation details: 2457/1913 JEFFRESS WILLIAM WILLIAM SARAH KATOOMBA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#2
Dorothy Winifred “Dollie” PARSONS
August 31, 1915 (Age 31)

Publication: Walmsley.GED
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Charles JAMESRuby Harriett JEFFRESSView this family
1915 (Age 31)
Citation details: 10974/1915 JAMES WILLIAM C JEFFRESS RUBY H KATOOMBA
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a motherAgnes Walker HALLIDAY
September 24, 1916 (Age 32)
Address: 124 Weston Road, Balmain. NSW
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11177/1916 JEFFRESS AGNES W JOHN MARY BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a siblingHarry W BARRINGHAMEmma Grace JEFFRESSView this family
about 1919 (Age 35)
Citation details: 977/1919 BARRINGHAM HARRY W JEFFRESS EMMA G BALMAIN SOUTH
Death of a sisterViolet Elizabeth JEFFRESS
about 1921 (Age 37)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19164/1921 ASHMAN VIOLET E WILLIAM AGNES ADAMSTOWN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterMarion Alice JEFFRESS
about 1929 (Age 45)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7063/1929 MILLARD MARION A WILLIAM MARION A BALMAIN NORTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childRichard Henry FENNELLDaphne Ada PARSONSView this family
about 1936 (Age 52)
Citation details: 562/1936 FENNELL RICHARD HENRY PARSONS DAPHNE ADA SYDNEY
Death of a sisterEmma Grace JEFFRESS
about 1936 (Age 52)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12385/1936 BARRINGHAM EMMA GRACE WILLIAM AGNES SYDNEY
Marriage of a childCharles Joseph MORRISDorothy Winifred “Dollie” PARSONSView this family
about 1941 (Age 57)
Citation details: 426/1941 MORRIS CHARLES JOSEPH PARSONS DOROTHY WINIFRED SYDNEY
Death of a sisterEdith May “Edie” JEFFRESS
about 1950 (Age 66)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17607/1950 BOURNE EDITH MAY JOHN AGNES PETERSHAM
Marriage of a siblingRobert LEERuby Harriett JEFFRESSView this family
about 1954 (Age 70)
Citation details: 21374/1954 LEE ROBERT JAMES RUBY HARRIETT ASHFIELD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterAda JEFFRESS
December 1955 (Age 71)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 27142/1955 BOURNE ADA WILLIAM AGNES TYLER BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: This entry ties in with the info provided by Shirley Jarzabeck, but a doubt arises because of the second name in the listing of Anges. Tyler is not known as this time.
Publication: Personal letter Jarzabeck, Shirley, 1997.
Death of a sisterAgnes Rose JEFFRESS
November 30, 1956 (Age 72)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 28022/1956 HUDSON AGNES ROSE WILLIAM AGNES SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Burial of a sisterAgnes Rose JEFFRESS
December 3, 1956 (Age 72)
Cemetery: Randwick
Note: Funeral conducted by Motor Funerals Limited at their chapel at 30 City Road, Sydney at 2:45 pm then to Randwick Cemetery.
Death of a husbandAlfred John Roland PARSONS
about 1959 (Age 75)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20567/1959 PARSONS ALFRED JOHN R HARRY ROLAND ELIZA FANNY BALMAIN
Death about 1961 (Age 77)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9651/1961 PARSONS FLORENCE ETHEL WILLIAM AGNES BALMAIN
Burial
Cemetery: Northern Suburbs Memorial Gardens and Crematorium
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 21, 1867Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
15 months
elder sister
Agnes JEFFRESS
Birth: about 1868 27 23Redfern, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 1, 1873Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Ada JEFFRESS
Birth: September 8, 1872 31 27Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 1955Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
Jeffress JanetJanet JEFFRESS
Birth: about 1880 39 35Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 11, 1906Randwick, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Emma Grace JEFFRESS
Birth: February 28, 1882 41 37Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1936Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
herself
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
Family with Alfred John Roland PARSONS - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1909Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
6 years
daughter

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4780/1884 JEFFRESS FLORENCE E WILLIAM AGNES BALMAIN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
OccupationPersonal Knowledge of Annette Gregory
ResidenceCard from Agnes Jeffress
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4024/1909 PARSONS ALFRED J R JEFFRESS FLORENCE E BALMAIN SOUTH
Quality of data: secondary evidence
NamePostcard from Agnes JEFFRESS to her sister "Flo".
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9651/1961 PARSONS FLORENCE ETHEL WILLIAM AGNES BALMAIN