Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Frances Mary AKHURSTAge: 8418641948

Name
Frances Mary AKHURST
Given names
Frances Mary
Surname
AKHURST
Married name
Frances Mary WEAKLEY
Birth about 1864 22 22
Citation details: 11989/1864 AKHURST FRANCES M GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherFrederick Benjamin AKHURST
about 1866 (Age 2)
Citation details: 12049/1866 AKHURST FREDERICK B GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherGeorge W AKHURST
about 1875 (Age 11)
Citation details: 15877/1875 AKHURST GEORGE W GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a brotherClarence Hunter AKHURST
about 1877 (Age 13)
Citation details: 17041/1877 AKHURST CLARENCE H GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
Religious marriageAlfred Enoch WEAKLEYView this family
December 16, 1886 (Age 22)
Address: At the residence of the parents of Frances.
Citation details: 28 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"The marriage of Alfred Enoch Weakley & Frances Mary Akhurst was documented in the attachment from family bible as 16 dec 1887 however, Trove has it as 18 Dec 1886 Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser Saturday 22 January 1887 p1 MARRIAGE. On 18th December, 1886, at the residence of the bride's parent's by the Rev. C. J. McCoy, Alfred Enoch, fourth son of George Weakley, of Tarro, to Frances Mary (Fanny); eldest and only daughter of George Akhurst, of Tarro. I have never been able to find it registered in the NSW Registry of BDM"

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 22 January 1887, page 1
Note: Karilyn Pawley advised that Alfred and Frances were married 16 December 1886 at the house of her parents in Tarro, and she and I are unable to find any relevant marriage registration.
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

Note: Image kindly provided by Karilyn Pawley.

Birth of a son
#1
Harley Cyril George WEAKLEY
about 1888 (Age 24)
Citation details: 28257/1888 WEAKLEY HARLEY C G ALFRED E FRANCIS M MORPETH
Marriage of a siblingFrederick Benjamin AKHURSTAmy OSBORNView this family
February 26, 1890 (Age 26)
Citation details: 4983/1890 AKHURST FREDERICK B OSBORN AMY MORPETH
Note: The Akhurst Family Bible appears to have the date of Feb 28th, 1891. The marriage was definitely registered as 26 Feb 1890,
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

Note: Image kindly provided by Karilyn Pawley.

Birth of a son
#2
Roy Russell WEAKLEY
about 1891 (Age 27)
Citation details: 22682/1891 WEAKLEY ROY R ALFRED E FRANCIS M MORPETH
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ruby Vera WEAKLEY
about 1895 (Age 31)
Citation details: 14143/1895 WEAKLEY RUBY V ALFRED E FRANCES M EAST MAITLAND
Marriage of a siblingGeorge W AKHURSTMary BLACKView this family
July 3, 1901 (Age 37)
Citation details: 7139/1901 AKHURST GEORGE W BLACK MARY NEWCASTLE
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

Note: Image kindly provided by Karilyn Pawley.

Marriage of a siblingClarence Hunter AKHURSTJane RICHARDSView this family
November 20, 1901 (Age 37)
Citation details: 9592/1901 AKHURST CLARENCE H RICHARDS JANE MINMI
Akhurst Family Bible
Akhurst Family Bible

Note: Image kindly provided by Karilyn Pawley.

Birth of a son
#4
Gordon Wesley WEAKLEY
about 1904 (Age 40)
Citation details: 23614/1904 WEAKLEY GORDON W ALFRED E FRANCES M EAST MAITLAND
Marriage of a childRoy Russell WEAKLEYVera Pearl WILCHERView this family
about 1916 (Age 52)
Citation details: 25 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"married Vera Pearl Wilcher (1916 East Maitland) b. 1894, Morpeth d. 21 October 1967 68 Maitland Road, Tarro, NSW"

Citation details: 13886/1916 WEAKLEY ROY R WILCHER VERA P EAST MAITLAND
Death of a fatherGeorge AKHURST
May 29, 1916 (Age 52)
Citation details: 7548/1916 AKHURST GEORGE THOMAS MARY MINMI
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce

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

Marriage of a childGordon Wesley WEAKLEYMelvie Evelyn JARVISView this family
about 1930 (Age 66)
Citation details: 16377/1930 WEAKLEY GORDON W JARVIS MELVIE E EAST MAITLAND
Marriage of a childHarley Cyril George WEAKLEYLilian Jane VOLLMERView this family
about 1931 (Age 67)
Citation details: 721/1931 WEAKLEY HARLEY C C VOLLMER LILIAN J ASHFIELD
Death of a motherSelina Bruce FENWICK
May 30, 1932 (Age 68)
Citation details: 9808/1932 AKHURST SELINA B WILLIAM JEMIMA EAST MAITLAND
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce
Akhurst - George and Selina Bruce

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

Death of a husbandAlfred Enoch WEAKLEY
July 18, 1938 (Age 74)
Address: 203 Newcastle Street
Citation details: 14455/1938 WEAKLEY ALFRED ENOCH GEORGE HANNAH EAST MAITLAND
Citation details: 25 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"b. 7 april 1859 Hexham, NSW died 18 July 1938 203 Newcastle Street, East Maitland, buried Newcastle Crematorium, Beresfield, NSW married ( 16 December 1886 Residence bride's parents Tarro, NSW) Frances Mary 'Fanny' Akhurst 16 b. 2 August 1864 East Maitland, d. 10 August 1948 203 Newcastle Street, East Maitland, NSW."

Death of a brotherFrederick Benjamin AKHURST
March 5, 1947 (Age 83)
Citation details: 5014/1947 AKHURST FREDERICK BENJAMIN GEORGE SELINA BRUCE GLOUCESTER
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin
Akhurst - Frederick B, Amy and G W and Monro - Constance J and Leonard Elwin

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

Death August 10, 1948 (Age 84)
Address: 203 Newcastle Street
Citation details: 24695/1948 WEAKLEY FRANCES MARY GEORGE SELINA BRUCE EAST MAITLAND
Citation details: 25 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"married ( 16 December 1886 Residence bride's parents Tarro, NSW) Frances Mary 'Fanny' Akhurst 16 b. 2 August 1864 East Maitland, d. 10 August 1948 203 Newcastle Street, East Maitland, NSW"

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1863Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
10 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Alfred Enoch WEAKLEY - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 16, 1886Tarro, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Harley Cyril George WEAKLEY
Birth: about 1888 28 24Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 8, 1967East Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Roy Russell WEAKLEY
Birth: about 1891 31 27Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 3, 1968Sandgate, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
Ruby Vera WEAKLEY
Birth: about 1895 35 31East Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 1, 1967East Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
10 years
son
Gordon Wesley WEAKLEY
Birth: about 1904 44 40East Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 18, 1958East Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthA - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11989/1864 AKHURST FRANCES M GEORGE SELINA NEWCASTLE
MarriageEmails - Karilyn Pawley
Citation details: 28 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"The marriage of Alfred Enoch Weakley & Frances Mary Akhurst was documented in the attachment from family bible as 16 dec 1887 however, Trove has it as 18 Dec 1886 Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser Saturday 22 January 1887 p1 MARRIAGE. On 18th December, 1886, at the residence of the bride's parent's by the Rev. C. J. McCoy, Alfred Enoch, fourth son of George Weakley, of Tarro, to Frances Mary (Fanny); eldest and only daughter of George Akhurst, of Tarro. I have never been able to find it registered in the NSW Registry of BDM"

MarriageNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 22 January 1887, page 1
DeathW - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 24695/1948 WEAKLEY FRANCES MARY GEORGE SELINA BRUCE EAST MAITLAND
DeathEmails - Karilyn Pawley
Citation details: 25 November 2015
Text:

In part:

"married ( 16 December 1886 Residence bride's parents Tarro, NSW) Frances Mary 'Fanny' Akhurst 16 b. 2 August 1864 East Maitland, d. 10 August 1948 203 Newcastle Street, East Maitland, NSW"

SourceEmails - Karilyn Pawley
Text:

In part:

"married ( 16 December 1886 Residence bride's parents Tarro, NSW) Frances Mary 'Fanny' Akhurst"