Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Gorton - Elizabeth Ellen

Elizabeth Ellen “Gortie” SHIRLEYAge: 9118891980

Name
Elizabeth Ellen “Gortie” SHIRLEY
Given names
Elizabeth Ellen
Nickname
Gortie
Surname
SHIRLEY
Married name
Elizabeth Ellen CASSELLS
Married name
Elizabeth Ellen GORTON
Birth February 6, 1889
Citation details: 30581/1889 SHIRLEY ELIZABETH E SAMUEL MARY J ADAMSTOWN
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Ellen, known as "Gortie" was born on 6.2.1889 "

MarriageGeorge CASSELLSView this family
about 1915 (Age 25)
Citation details: 8549/1915 CASSELS GEORGE SHIRLEY ELIZABETH E SYDNEY
Birth of a daughter
#1
Hazel Shirley CASSELLS
July 21, 1917 (Age 28)
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Hazel Shirley - married name Shoesmith, Born 21.7.1917 and Died in the year of 2001."

Citation details: 7 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Hazel Shirley Cassels Born 21.7.1917 In Newcastle Died 2.2.2001 at Waratah NSW Age 84 years"

Birth of a daughter
#2
Laurie Frances Shirley CASSELLS
December 3, 1919 (Age 30)
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Laurie Frances Shirley - married name Scott, Born 3.12.1919 and Died 30.7.2013 at Shoalhaven NSW age 93 years."

Citation details: 8 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Laurie Frances Shirley Cassells Born 3.12.1919 At Broadmeadow NSW Died 30.7.2013 At Shoalhaven Hospital NSW Age 93 years"

Number of childrenGeorge CASSELLSView this family
2 daughters

Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Ellen Elizabeth had two Daughters from her previous marriage:"

MarriageNoel John GORTONView this family
about 1930 (Age 40)
Citation details: 16713/1930 GORTON NOEL J CASSELLS ELIZABETH E HAMILTON
Marriage of a childHenry Anzac “Harry” SHOESMITHHazel Shirley CASSELLSView this family
December 4, 1937 (Age 48)
Citation details: 18357/1937 SHOESMITH HENRY ANZAC CASSELS HAZEL SHIRLEY HAMILTON
Citation details: 7 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Hazel Shirley Cassels Married on 4th December (unsure of the year) At Broadmeadow NSW To: Henry Anzac Shoesmith Born 2.2.1916 in Newcastle Henry Died on 22.3.1986 At Nelson Bay NSW Age 70 years"

Birth of a grandson
#1
Donald Henry SHOESMITH
February 4, 1939 (Age 49)
Citation details: 7 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Donald Henry Shoesmith Born at Hamilton NSW On 4.2.1939 Died on 9.12.2008 At Waratah NSW Age 69 years"

Birth of a grandson
#2
Alan John SHOESMITH
October 12, 1940 (Age 51)
Citation details: 7 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Allen John Shoesmith Born at ? (possibly Hamilton NSW) On 12.10.1940 Died 6.1.1941 Approx 3 months of age"

Note: Possibly born in Hamilton.
Marriage of a childStanley John SCOTTLaurie Frances Shirley CASSELLSView this family
December 14, 1940 (Age 51)
Citation details: 26921/1940 SCOTT STANLEY JOHN CASSELS LAURIE SHIRLEY FRANCES HAMILTON
Citation details: 8 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Laurie Frances Shirley Cassells Married at Broadmeadow NSW On 14.12.1940 To Stanley John Scott Born 9.10.1918 At Camden NSW Died - about September 2000 Age 82 years"

Death of a grandsonAlan John SHOESMITH
January 6, 1941 (Age 51)
Citation details: 7 September 2013
Text:

In part:

"Allen John Shoesmith Born at ? (possibly Hamilton NSW) On 12.10.1940 Died 6.1.1941 Approx 3 months of age"

Citation details: 4497/1941 SHOESMITH ALAN JOHN HENRY ANZAC HAZEL SHIRLEY NEWCASTLE
Death of a husbandGeorge CASSELLS
about 1943 (Age 53)
Citation details: 25473/1943 CASSELLS GEORGE GEORGE MARY ANN AUBURN
Death of a husbandNoel John GORTON
August 8, 1967 (Age 78)
Address: Rankin Park Hospital
Cause: Stroke
Citation details: 31827/1967 GORTON NOEL JOHN GEORGE LESTER LOUISA JANE HAMILTON
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Died 8.8.1967 age 84 years at Waratah NSW from a Stroke."

Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen
Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen

Note: Image kindly provided by Joy Gorton.
Note: Image kindly supplied by Joy Gorton.

Citation details: 14 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"In regards to Noel John Gorton, he actually died at New Lambton Heights NSW and not Waratah NSW as I mentioned, he died at the Rankin Park Hospital"

ResidenceNoel John GORTONView this family

Residence of - Gorton - Noel and Elizabeth
Residence of - Gorton - Noel and Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Joy Gorton.

Death May 19, 1980 (Age 91)
Address: At her home
Cause of death: Stroke
Citation details: 103178/1980 GORTON ELIZABETH ELLEN SAMUEL MARY JANE
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"She died on 19.5.1980 from a Stroke at her home in Islington NSW age 91 years."

Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen
Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen

Note: Image kindly provided by Joy Gorton.
Note: Image kindly supplied by Joy Gorton.

Cremation
Address: Beresfield Crematorium
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Cremated at Beresfield Crematorium and resting beside Noel John at the adjoining Memorial Gardens, Beresfield NSW."

Burial
Cemetery: Beresfield Memorial Gardens
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Cremated at Beresfield Crematorium and resting beside Noel John at the adjoining Memorial Gardens, Beresfield NSW."

Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen
Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen

Note: Image kindly provided by Joy Gorton.
Note: Image kindly supplied by Joy Gorton.

Family with George CASSELLS - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1915Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Scott - Laurie Frances ShirleyLaurie Frances Shirley CASSELLS
Birth: December 3, 1919 30 30Broadmeadows, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 30, 2013Shoalhaven, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Noel John GORTON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1930Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Noel John GORTON + Amelia Margaret HUXLEY - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: January 7, 1911Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
Divorce: June 19, 1930New South Wales, Australia
11 months
step-son
Noel William GORTON
Birth: November 26, 1911 27 19Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1912Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
15 months
step-son
3 years
step-son
Gorton - Arthur EdwardArthur Edward GORTON
Birth: August 30, 1915 31 23Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 14, 2008Jesmond, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
step-son
7 years
step-daughter
Burley - Lorna MayLorna May GORTON
Birth: February 1, 1924Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 8, 1996Manildra, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthS - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 30581/1889 SHIRLEY ELIZABETH E SAMUEL MARY J ADAMSTOWN
BirthEmails - Joy Gorton
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Ellen, known as "Gortie" was born on 6.2.1889 "

MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 8549/1915 CASSELS GEORGE SHIRLEY ELIZABETH E SYDNEY
Number of childrenEmails - Joy Gorton
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Ellen Elizabeth had two Daughters from her previous marriage:"

MarriageG - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 16713/1930 GORTON NOEL J CASSELLS ELIZABETH E HAMILTON
DeathG - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 103178/1980 GORTON ELIZABETH ELLEN SAMUEL MARY JANE
DeathEmails - Joy Gorton
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"She died on 19.5.1980 from a Stroke at her home in Islington NSW age 91 years."

DeathHeadstone - Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen
Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen
Gorton - Noel John and Elizabeth Ellen

Note: Image kindly provided by Joy Gorton.
Note: Image kindly supplied by Joy Gorton.

CremationEmails - Joy Gorton
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Cremated at Beresfield Crematorium and resting beside Noel John at the adjoining Memorial Gardens, Beresfield NSW."

BurialEmails - Joy Gorton
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Cremated at Beresfield Crematorium and resting beside Noel John at the adjoining Memorial Gardens, Beresfield NSW."