Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Catherine Gysberta DERKENNEAge: 7618701946

Name
Catherine Gysberta DERKENNE
Given names
Catherine Gysberta
Surname
DERKENNE
Married name
Catherine Gysberta NIXON
Married name
Catharina Gysberta NIXON
Birth September 6, 1870 24
Citation details: 14275/1870 DERKENNE CATHERINE G GERARD MARY J NEWCASTLE
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"Catherine Gysberta Derkenne was born 6 September, 1870 Newcastle, NSW - I have the birth certificate"

Birth of a brotherWalter Gerrard DERKENNE
about 1872 (Age 15 months)
Citation details: 14164/1872 DERKENNE WALTER G GERARD MARY J NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherCharles Gerard DERKENNE
about 1873 (Age 2)
Citation details: 15734/1873 DERKENNE CHARLES G GERARD MARY JANE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherGustav Gerard DERKENNE
about 1876 (Age 5)
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

Name: Gusta?? Gerrard Derkenne Father's Name: Gerrard Derkenne Mother's Name: Mary Jane White Birth Place: Richmond, Victoria Registration Year: 1876 Registration Place: Victoria Registration number: 4751

Birth of a sisterFrances Geraldine DERKENNE
about 1878 (Age 7)
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

Name: Frances Geraldine Derkenne Father's Name: Gerard Derkenne Mother's Name: Mary Jane White Birth Place: Ri Ch, Victoria Registration Year: 1878 Registration Place: Victoria Registration number: 11094

Birth of a sisterLucy J DERKENNE
about 1882 (Age 11)
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

Name: Lucy J?? Derkenne Father's Name: Gerard Derkenne Mother's Name: Mary Jane White Birth Place: Hawthorn, Victoria Registration Year: 1882 Registration Place: Victoria Registration number: 3187

Birth of a sisterJenny Octavia DERKENNE
December 18, 1884 (Age 14)
Citation details: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
Text:

Name: Jenny ?? Derkenne Father's Name: Gerard Derkenne Mother's Name: Mary Jane White Birth Place: Hawthorn, Victoria Registration Year: 1885 Registration Place: Victoria Registration number: 2164

Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"Jenny Octavia Derkenne was born 18 December, 1884 Hawthorn, VIC - I have the birth certificate."

Death of a fatherGerard DERKENNE
about April 1887 (Age 16)
Text:

Derkenne Gerard 1887-04-11

Citation details: 11646/1887 DERKENE GERARD GERARD CATHERINE G H HAMILTON
Marriage of a siblingGerard Edward DERKENNEIsabella PETERSView this family
about 1892 (Age 21)
Citation details: 4152/1892 DERKENNE EDWARD G PETERS ISABELLA HAMILTON
Marriage of a siblingCharles Gerard DERKENNEElizabeth Emily DAYView this family
about 1898 (Age 27)
Citation details: 8740/1898 DERKENNE CHARLES G DAY ELIZABETH E WARATAH
Marriage of a siblingGustav Gerard DERKENNEFrances “Fannie” HENDERSONView this family
about 1902 (Age 31)
Citation details: 3878/1902 DERKENNE GUSTAVE G HENDERSON FANNIE DUNGOG
MarriageJames Henry NIXONView this family
April 8, 1919 (Age 48)
Citation details: 6591/1919 NIXON JAMES H DERKENNE CATHERINA G TAREE
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She married James Henry Nixon 8 April, 1919 Taree, NSW - I have the marriage certificate"

Marriage of a siblingWilliam THOMSONJenny Octavia DERKENNEView this family
August 14, 1920 (Age 49)
Citation details: 10477/1920 THOMSON WILLIAM DERKENNE JEANNE O SYDNEY
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She married William Thomson 14 August 1920 Sydney NSW - I have marriage certificate."

Death of a brotherGerard Edward DERKENNE
about April 1927 (Age 56)
Citation details: 7712/1927 DERKENNE GERARD E GERARD MARIE J MEREWETHER
Text:

Derkenne Gerald E 1927-04-11 ANGLICAN_2 124 68

Death of a motherMarie Jane WHITE
about October 1927 (Age 57)
Citation details: 18004/1927 DERKENNE MARIE J WHITE 81 YRS CANTERBURY CANTERBURY
Text:

Derkenne Marie Jane 1927-10-05 ANGLICAN_1 19 25

Death of a brotherCharles Gerard DERKENNE
about July 1929 (Age 58)
Citation details: 17902/1929 DERKENNE CHARLES G GERALD MARIE J HAMILTON
Text:

Derkenne Charles Gerard 1929-07-12 ANGLICAN_2 142 15

Burial of a brotherCharles Gerard DERKENNE
July 12, 1929 (Age 58)
Address: ANGLICAN_2 142 15
Cemetery: Sandgate General
Derkenne - Charles Gerard and others
Derkenne - Charles Gerard and others

Note: Image kindly made available by Sandgate Cemetery Trust.

Death of a husbandJames Henry NIXON
between July 12, 1940 and July 14, 1940 (Age 69)
Address: West Maitland District Hospital
Citation details: 17770/1940 NIXON JAMES HENRY JAMES ROBERT SARAH ANN WEST MAITLAND
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 923
Nixon - James H
Nixon - James H

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

Citation details: 4 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"Manning River Times 17-7-1940

Mr James Henry Nixon

The death occurred at West Maitland District Hospital, on Sunday night, of Mr James Henry Nixon at the age of 81 years. He had been ill for some time and prior to entering hospital he had been staying at the home of his daughter, Mrs Charles Carter, of Maitland. The late Mr Nixon was a son of the late Mr and Mrs James Nixon and was born at Wilberforce, in the Windsor district, but come to Jones' Island when quite a youth."

Note: There is a difference in the DOD of James as inscribed on his headstone and from the newspaper account of his death as provided by Karen.
Burial of a husbandJames Henry NIXON
July 16, 1940 (Age 69)
Cemetery: Gilwarra General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 923
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"I have his death as 14 July 1940 at Nabiac, NSW and buried 16 July 1940 at Gilwarra, NSW"

Nixon - James H
Nixon - James H

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

Death November 1, 1946 (Age 76)
Citation details: 24052/1946 NIXON CATHERINE SYRBERTA GERARD MARY JANE PETERSHAM
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She died 1 November 1946, Campsie, NSW and was buried at Sandgate Cemetery NSW (in her parents grave)."

Burial November 2, 1946 (1 day after death)
Address: ANGLICAN_1 19 25
Cemetery: Sandgate General
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She died 1 November 1946, Campsie, NSW and was buried at Sandgate Cemetery NSW (in her parents grave)."

Text:

Nixon Catharina Gysberta 1946-11-02 ANGLICAN_1 19 25

Derkenne Family
Derkenne Family

Note: Image kindly made available by Sandgate Cemetery Trust.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1868Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder brother
3 years
herself
Catherine Gysberta DERKENNE
Birth: September 6, 1870 24Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 1, 1946Campsie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Walter Gerrard DERKENNE
Birth: about 1872 26Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1967Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Charles Gerard DERKENNE
Birth: about 1873 27Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about July 1929Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Jenny Octavia DERKENNE
Birth: December 18, 1884 38Hawthorn, , Victoria, Australia
Death: December 30, 1957Stockton, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with James Henry NIXON - View this family
husband
herself
Catherine Gysberta DERKENNE
Birth: September 6, 1870 24Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 1, 1946Campsie, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: April 8, 1919Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
James Henry NIXON + Margaret HAWKINS - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: about 1885Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
step-son
20 months
step-son
3 years
step-son
William Henry NIXON
Birth: about 1890 30 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 29, 1974New South Wales, Australia
6 years
step-daughter
5 years
step-daughter
Violet NIXON
Birth: about 1899 39 41Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1899Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthD - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 14275/1870 DERKENNE CATHERINE G GERARD MARY J NEWCASTLE
BirthEmails - Karen ?????
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"Catherine Gysberta Derkenne was born 6 September, 1870 Newcastle, NSW - I have the birth certificate"

MarriageN - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 6591/1919 NIXON JAMES H DERKENNE CATHERINA G TAREE
MarriageEmails - Karen ?????
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She married James Henry Nixon 8 April, 1919 Taree, NSW - I have the marriage certificate"

DeathN - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 24052/1946 NIXON CATHERINE SYRBERTA GERARD MARY JANE PETERSHAM
DeathEmails - Karen ?????
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She died 1 November 1946, Campsie, NSW and was buried at Sandgate Cemetery NSW (in her parents grave)."

BurialEmails - Karen ?????
Citation details: 1 November 2013
Text:

In part:

"She died 1 November 1946, Campsie, NSW and was buried at Sandgate Cemetery NSW (in her parents grave)."

BurialSandgate Cemetery Trust
Text:

Nixon Catharina Gysberta 1946-11-02 ANGLICAN_1 19 25