Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John Sydenham Duer ‘Sid’ CLERKEAge: 7019101981

Name
John Sydenham Duer ‘Sid’ CLERKE
Given names
John Sydenham Duer
Surname
CLERKE
Nickname
Sid
Birth 2 February 1910 35 33
Citation details: 10059/1910 CLERKE JOHN S ROBERT L ELIZABETH H WATERLOO
Text:

CLERKE JOHN SYDENHAM DUER : Service Number - NX60095 : Date of birth - 02 Feb 1910 : Place of birth - SYDNEY NSW : Place of enlistment - PADDINGTON NSW : Next of Kin - CLERKE ANN

Birth of a sisterHazel Mary Elizabeth CLERKE
about 1912 (Age 22 months)
Citation details: 23868/1912 CLERKE HAZEL M ROBERT L ELIZABETH H WINDSOR
Birth of a sisterPhyllis Marie Rose CLERKE
1915 (Age 4)

Citation details: 19 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"phyllis marie rose 1915 - 1982"

Occupation
Electrical engineer

Citation details: 19 March 2013
EventRobert Carl CLERKE
September 1918 (Age 8)
Birth of a brotherFrancis Roy Lee Wood CLERKE
calculated 1919 (Age 8)

Citation details: CLERKE Francis Roy Death notice 02JUN1985 Death 66 late of Richmond Sydney Morning Herald 03JUN1985
Marriage of a siblingMarshall T BUCKTONIrene Wilhelmina CLERKEView this family
about 1921 (Age 10)
Citation details: 4582/1921 BUCKTON MARSHALL T CLERKE IRENE W PARRAMATTA
Marriage of a siblingArthur James COLLINSDorothea Genavieve Loretto ‘Dorrie’ CLERKEView this family
August 1922 (Age 12)
Citation details: 13007/1922 COLLINS ARTHUR J CLERKE DOROTHY G L PARRAMATTA
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 13 April 1937, page 6.
Collins v Collins - Dorothea and Arthur.
Collins v Collins - Dorothea and Arthur.

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MarriageAnnie Kathleen ‘Annie’ SULLIVANView this family
about 1930 (Age 19)
Citation details: 13059/1930 CLERKE JOHN S D HANLEY ANNIE PARRAMATTA
Death of a paternal grandfatherSeward Large CLERKE
2 February 1930 (Age 20)
Address: At his home
Cause: Senile decay - suddenly collapsed
Citation details: 5077/1930 CLERKE SEWAND L JOHN C 68 YRS (ENFIELD BURWOOD) TAREE
Clerke - Elouisa Wilhelmina and Seward Large
Clerke - Elouisa Wilhelmina and Seward Large

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

Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 7 February 1930, page 2
Clerke - Seward Large - Obituary
Clerke - Seward Large - Obituary

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Marriage of a siblingKenneth Stanley SLOGGETTHazel Mary Elizabeth CLERKEView this family
about 1931 (Age 20)
Citation details: 13140/1931 SLOGGETT KENNETH S CLERKE HAZEL M PARRAMATTA
Birth of a son
#1
John Robert CLERKE
1 November 1932 (Age 22)

Citation details: 19 March 2013
Marriage of a siblingThomas CARTWRIGHTPhyllis Marie Rose CLERKEView this family
about 1936 (Age 25)
Citation details: 11458/1936 CARTWRIGHT THOMAS CLERKE PHYLLIS MARIE PARRAMATTA
Birth of a daughter
#2
Pamela Anne CLERKE
calculated 1938 (Age 27)

Publication: Sydney, NSW, Australia. Fairfax Ltd.
Citation details: 19 February 1943, page 10
Clerke - Pamela - Death Notice
Clerke - Pamela - Death Notice

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Note: The death notice for Pamela includes the information that she was 5 years of age at the time of her death in 1943.
Car Fire
Car completly wrecked
23 July 1939 (Age 29)
Address: Bulli Pass
Publication: Newspaper; Wollongong, NSW; 1856 - 1950
Citation details: 28 July 1939, page 8.
Clerke - John S D - Car fire
Clerke - John S D - Car fire

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Military
NX60095
Type: Enlisted
29 July 1940 (Age 30)
Agency: Australian Army
Text:

CLERKE JOHN SYDENHAM DUER : Service Number - NX60095 : Date of birth - 02 Feb 1910 : Place of birth - SYDNEY NSW : Place of enlistment - PADDINGTON NSW : Next of Kin - CLERKE ANN

Death of a daughterPamela Anne CLERKE
18 February 1943 (Age 33)
Address: Camperdown Hospital
Cause: Diphtheria
Citation details: 614/1943 CLERKE PAMELA ANNE JOHN SYDENHAM KATHLEEN ANNE ANNANDALE
Citation details: 19 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"pamela annie died young diphtheria"

Publication: Sydney, NSW, Australia. Fairfax Ltd.
Citation details: 19 February 1943, page 10.
Clerke - Pamela - Death Notice
Clerke - Pamela - Death Notice

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Burial of a daughterPamela Anne CLERKE
19 February 1943 (Age 33)
Address: Church of England portion.
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Citation details: 19 February 1943, page 10
Clerke - Pamela - Funeral Notice
Clerke - Pamela - Funeral Notice

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Death of a fatherRobert Large CLERKE
3 February 1944 (Age 34)
Address: Hospital
Citation details: 2389/1944 CLERKE ROBERT SEWARD ELIZABETH GRANVILLE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1247
Publication: Newspaper; Parramatta, NSW; 1888 - 1950
Citation details: 9 February 1944, page 2
Clerke - Robert Large - Obituary
Clerke - Robert Large - Obituary

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Death of a paternal grandmotherElouisa Wilhelmina ‘Eliza’ CARLE
5 September 1945 (Age 35)
Citation details: 21283/1945 CLERKE LOUISA WILLIMINA CHARLES CHRISTINA TAREE
Clerke - Elouisa Wilhelmina and Seward Large
Clerke - Elouisa Wilhelmina and Seward Large

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

Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 11 September 1945, page 4.
Clerke - Louisa - Obituary
Clerke - Louisa - Obituary

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Military
As Lance Corporal at 8 Corps of Signals
Type: Discharged
5 February 1946 (Age 36)

Agency: Australian Army
Clerke - John Sydenham Duer
Clerke - John Sydenham Duer

Note: Image downloaded from World War II Nominal Rolls.

Death of a motherElizabeth Hannah DUER
18 December 1950 (Age 40)
Address: Parramatta District Hospital
Cause: Suddenly
Citation details: 26628/1950 CLERKE ELIZABETH HANNAH JOHN SAMUEL MARY PARRAMATTA
Citation details: 29 December 2013
Text:

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 19 December 1950 CLERKE Elisabeth Hannah -December l8 1950 (suddenly) at Parramatta District Hospital See Wednesdays Herald for funeral notice

Publication: Sydney, NSW, Australia. Fairfax Ltd.
Citation details: 19 December 1950, page 18.
Clerke - Elizabeth Hannah - Death Notice
Clerke - Elizabeth Hannah - Death Notice

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Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Kerri Lee Frances CLERKE
2 December 1952 (Age 42)
Address: Craignish Private Hospital
Citation details: 22 June 2013
Text:

In part:

"Kerri Lee Frances Clerke (1952 Windsor, Nsw - 1968 Penrith, Nsw),"

Citation details: 28 December 2013
Text:

Windsor and Richmond Gazette (NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 10 December 1952

Congratulations to Mr. andMrs. Pat Clerke on the arri-val of a little daughter, at'Craignish' Private Hospital,Windsor on December 2.

Birth of a grandson
#2
Unnamed CLERKE
1959 (Age 48)
Citation details: 22 June 2013
Text:

In part:

"Baby Clerke (headstone name)(1959 Richmond, Nsw - 1959 Richmond, Nsw)"

Death of a grandsonUnnamed CLERKE
1959 (Age 48)
Cause: Stillborn
Citation details: 16613/1959 CLERKE UNNAMED STILLBORN MALE PATRICK SYDENHAM NOLA MAY RICHMOND
Citation details: 22 June 2013
Text:

In part:

"Baby Clerke (headstone name)(1959 Richmond, Nsw - 1959 Richmond, Nsw)"

Birth of a grandson
#3
Kenneth Maxwell CLERKE
1960 (Age 49)
Citation details: 22 June 2013
Text:

In part:

"Kenneth (Kenny) Maxwell Clerke (1960 Richmond, Nsw - 2010 Mt Druitt, Nsw)"

Death of a sisterDorothea Genavieve Loretto ‘Dorrie’ CLERKE
about 1962 (Age 51)
Citation details: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name: Dorothea Genevie Revelman Death Place: Cambrian Hill, Victoria Age: 58 Father's Name: Robert Clerke Mother's Name: Hannah Elizabeth Dueer Registration Year: 1962 Registration Place: Victoria Registration Number: 15160 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904

Death of a granddaughterKerri Lee Frances CLERKE
about 1968 (Age 57)
Citation details: 35863/1968 CLERKE KERRI LEE FRANCES PATRICK SYDENHAM D NOLA MAY PENRITH
Citation details: 22 June 2013
Text:

In part:

"Kerri Lee Frances Clerke (1952 Windsor, Nsw - 1968 Penrith, Nsw),"

Death of a sisterIrene Wilhelmina CLERKE
about 1968 (Age 57)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 35187/1968 BUCKTON IRENE WILHELMENA ROBERT ELIZABETH HANNAH NEWCASTLE
Death of a sisterHazel Mary Elizabeth CLERKE
26 May 1978 (Age 68)
Address: 65 Windsor Street
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12037/1978 SLOGGETT HAZEL MARY ELIZABETH ROBERT ELIZABETH
Sloggett - Hazel Mary Elizabeth
Sloggett - Hazel Mary Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Catherine Clerke.

Death about 1981 (Age 70)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1891/1981 CLERKE JOHN SYDENHAM DUER ROBERT JOHN ELIZABETH
Citation details: 19 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"john sydenham duer clerke (1910 waterloo - 1981 kurrajong heights)"

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1899Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Buckton - Irene WilhelminaIrene Wilhelmina CLERKE
Birth: about 1900 25 23Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1968Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
Hazel Mary Elizabeth CLERKE
Birth: about 1912 37 35Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 26 May 1978Richmond, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
sister
Private
Family with Annie Kathleen ‘Annie’ SULLIVAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1930Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
son
Private
son
6 years
daughter
Pamela Anne CLERKE
Birth: calculated 1938 27 30
Death: 18 February 1943Camperdown, , New South Wales, Australia
son
Private
… … + Annie Kathleen ‘Annie’ SULLIVAN - View this family
wife
step-daughter
Private
James Leslie HANLEY + Annie Kathleen ‘Annie’ SULLIVAN - View this family
wife’s husband
James Leslie HANLEY
Birth: about 1906Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: before 12 February 1929Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: about 1927Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthC - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 10059/1910 CLERKE JOHN S ROBERT L ELIZABETH H WATERLOO
BirthMilitary Record - Clerke - John Sydenham Duer
Text:

CLERKE JOHN SYDENHAM DUER : Service Number - NX60095 : Date of birth - 02 Feb 1910 : Place of birth - SYDNEY NSW : Place of enlistment - PADDINGTON NSW : Next of Kin - CLERKE ANN

MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 13059/1930 CLERKE JOHN S D HANLEY ANNIE PARRAMATTA
OccupationEmails - Catherine Clerke
Citation details: 19 March 2013
Car FireNewspaper - Illawarra Mercury
Publication: Newspaper; Wollongong, NSW; 1856 - 1950
Citation details: 28 July 1939, page 8.
Clerke - John S D - Car fire
Clerke - John S D - Car fire

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MilitaryMilitary Record - Clerke - John Sydenham Duer
Text:

CLERKE JOHN SYDENHAM DUER : Service Number - NX60095 : Date of birth - 02 Feb 1910 : Place of birth - SYDNEY NSW : Place of enlistment - PADDINGTON NSW : Next of Kin - CLERKE ANN

MilitaryWorld War 2 Nominal Roll
MilitaryWorld War 2 Nominal Roll
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1891/1981 CLERKE JOHN SYDENHAM DUER ROBERT JOHN ELIZABETH
DeathEmails - Catherine Clerke
Citation details: 19 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"john sydenham duer clerke (1910 waterloo - 1981 kurrajong heights)"