Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Mary “Polly” STEELAge: 8118791961

Name
Mary “Polly” STEEL
Given names
Mary
Surname
STEEL
Married name
Mary WALDRON
Nickname
Polly
Birth July 6, 1879 45 34
Address: Ennis
Citation details: 21787/1879 STEEL MARY GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a sisterCatherine Hossack STEEL
May 4, 1881 (Age 21 months)
Citation details: 17768/1881 STEEL CATHERINE HOSSACK GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a brotherWalter Fenwick STEEL
June 27, 1885 (Age 5)
Citation details: 22496/1885 STEEL WALTER FREDERICK GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Death of a sisterAnn “Annie” STEEL
August 18, 1889 (Age 10)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Birth of a brotherEric STEEL
August 14, 1891 (Age 12)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Marriage of a siblingCharles KERRISONElizabeth Jane STEELView this family
about 1891 (Age 11)
Citation details: 6763/1891 KERRISON CHARLES STEEL ELIZABETH J PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Death of a maternal grandmotherCordelia SINDEN
July 9, 1894 (Age 15)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13134/1894 MARTIN CORDELIA JOHN UNKNOWN TAREE
Martin - William and Cordelia
Martin - William and Cordelia

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

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Laurie STEELMary BAINView this family
about 1896 (Age 16)
Citation details: 5904/1896 STEEL GEORGE L BAIN MARY PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Marriage of a siblingGeorge William WALDRONLeila Sarah STEELView this family
July 27, 1898 (Age 19)
Citation details: 6242/1898 WALDRON GEORGE W STEEL LEILA S PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110 and 275
Marriage of a siblingAngus CAMERONCordelia Janet STEELView this family
1902 (Age 22)
Citation details: 9949/1902 CAMERON ANGUS STEEL CORDELIA PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 226 and 275
Death of a fatherGeorge Laurie STEEL
December 14, 1902 (Age 23)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15541/1902 STEELE GEORGE L GEORGE L JANET PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a siblingJames John STEELIsabella CAMERONView this family
about 1903 (Age 23)
Citation details: 5805/1903 STEELE JAMES J CAMERON ISABELLA CASINO
MarriageRoderick “Rory” WALDRONView this family
July 4, 1907 (Age 27)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110 and 275
Citation details: 1907/2789 Mary Steel Roderick Waldron
Marriage of a siblingSamuel Martin STEELMay Catherine BAINView this family
about 1908 (Age 28)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Citation details: 2569/1908 STEEL SAMUEL M BAIN MAY C PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a motherElizabeth “Betsy” MARTIN
October 22, 1916 (Age 37)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19389/1916 STEELE ELIZABETH WILLIAM CORDELIA PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 377
Death of a brotherEric STEEL
October 24, 1916 (Age 37)
Cause: Killed in military action
Publication: Military records photographed and online
Note: There is some doubt as to the exact date of death as the 24th and 25th October, 1916 are featured in the military records. However, it would appear that the 24th is probably the correct date.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam STEELAgnes BALNAVEView this family
June 1, 1918 (Age 38)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Citation details: 1918/B21634 Steele William Balnave Agnes
Citation details: 11 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"They were married in Manly, Brisbane on 1 June 1918. Wm gave his age as 44 whereas your information indicates he was 48."

Death of a husbandRoderick “Rory” WALDRON
November 10, 1927 (Age 48)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110
Citation details: 1927/10019 Waldron Roderick 51Y
Death of a sisterElizabeth Jane STEEL
about 1932 (Age 52)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5065/1932 KERRISON ELIZABETH J GEORGE ELIZABETH SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterCordelia Janet STEEL
about 1940 (Age 60)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 25002/1940 CAMERON CORDELIA JANET GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a brotherGeorge Laurie STEEL
April 26, 1945 (Age 65)
Citation details: 12056/1945 STEEL GEORGE LAURIE GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARI
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Steel - George Laurie and Mary
Steel - George Laurie and Mary

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

Death of a brotherWilliam STEEL
about 1946 (Age 66)
Citation details: 1946/B5930 William Steele George Laurie Elizabeth
Death of a brotherWalter Fenwick STEEL
November 1, 1955 (Age 76)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 33486/1955 STEEL WALTER FENWICK GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH WAUCHOPE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a sisterLeila Sarah STEEL
March 9, 1959 (Age 79)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5184/1959 WALDRON LEILA SARAH GEORGE LAURIE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Death June 6, 1961 (Age 81)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
Citation details: 1961/27693 Waldron Mary 82Y
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 14, 1864Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
13 months
elder sister
Ann “Annie” STEEL
Birth: about 1865 31 19Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 18, 1889Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Cordelia Janet STEEL
Birth: about 1866 32 20Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1940Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Elizabeth Jane STEEL
Birth: January 28, 1868 34 22Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1932Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
William STEEL
Birth: October 26, 1870 36 25Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1946Queensland, Australia
19 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sibling
Unnamed STEEL
Birth: about 1876 42 30Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1876Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
elder brother
23 months
herself
22 months
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Walter Fenwick STEEL
Birth: June 27, 1885 51 40Rawdon Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 1, 1955Wauchope, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
younger brother
Eric STEEL
Birth: August 14, 1891 57 46Rawdon Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 24, 1916France
Family with Roderick “Rory” WALDRON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: July 4, 1907Wellington, , , New Zealand
daughter
Private

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 21787/1879 STEEL MARY GEORGE ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 110 and 275
MarriageNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1907/2789 Mary Steel Roderick Waldron
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 275
DeathNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1961/27693 Waldron Mary 82Y