Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John Edgar CREELMANAge: 5218841937

Name
John Edgar CREELMAN
Given names
John Edgar
Surname
CREELMAN
Birth May 29, 1884
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Immigration after November 8, 1908 (Age 24)
Citation details: 30 July 2017
Text:

In part:

"John, actually known as Edgar came to Australia in 1908 and lived in Melbourne then Kiama."

Citation details: Fremantle, Western Australia, Passenger Lists, 1897-1963
Creelman - Edgar - Arrived on board the "Brianne"
Creelman - Edgar - Arrived on board the "Brianne"

Note: Downloaded from the National Archives of Australia.

Note: Edgar arrived in Fremantle, WA, on 8 November 1908 on board the "Brianne" and was "in transit".
Residence before 1910 (Age 25)
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Religious marriageBertha Ann Jane GREYView this family
December 26, 1910 (Age 26)
Religion: Christ Church
Citation details: 12400/1910  CREELMAN JOHN E GREY BERTHA A J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Birth of a son
#1
Edgar Rex CREELMAN
November 21, 1911 (Age 27)
Citation details: CREELMAN EDGAR R 5364/1912  JOHN E BERTHA J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth CREELMAN
January 15, 1913 (Age 28)
Citation details: CREELMAN ELIZABETH 5757/1913  JOHN E BERTHA A KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a daughterElizabeth CREELMAN
January 16, 1913 (Age 28)
Citation details: CREELMAN ELIZABETH 2481/1913  JOHN E BERTHA A J KIAMA
Birth of a daughter
#3
Kathleen CREELMAN
June 28, 1914 (Age 30)
Citation details: CREELMAN KATHLEEN 37574/1914  JOHN E BERTHA A KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Occupation
Store keeper
1915 (Age 30)
Publication: Newspaper; Kiama NSW; 1863 - 1947
Citation details: Friday 24 December 1915, page 2
Creelman - J E - Advertising
Creelman - J E - Advertising

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Birth of a daughter
#4
Ruth CREELMAN
June 23, 1916 (Age 32)
Citation details: CREELMAN RUTH 36167/1916  JOHN E BERTHA A WAGGA WAGGA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#5
Herbert Mervyn CREELMAN
February 7, 1918 (Age 33)
Occupation
Storekeeper
1930 (Age 45)
Family NotesBertha Ann Jane GREYView this family

Note:

Lynn Rawson has written:

"He married Bertha (on Boxing Day 1910) in Kiama where they lived until moving to Wagga Wagga. Edgar spent most of 1920 travelling back to NI for a holiday and then the family moved to Wingello (near Moss Vale). While Edgar was away, Bertha and 3 kids did spend some time with the B1.5 Fredericks family but mostly in Kiama. Edgar died at Wingello in 1937 and Bertha went to Earlwood in Sydney and then back to Kiama, then Redfern and lastly Glenfield where she died."

Marriage of a childFrederick A C WHEELERKathleen CREELMANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 7, 1935 (Age 51)
Address: St. Andrew's
Citation details: 12675/1935  WHEELER FREDERICK A C CREELMAN KATHLEEN MOSS VALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1881-1940
Citation details: Wednesday 11 September 1935, page 4
Occupation
Store proprietor
before 1937 (Age 52)
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Occupation
Dairyman and stud master
between 1920 and 1937 (Age 35)
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Creelman - J E - Jersey Cow
Creelman - J E - Jersey Cow

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ResidenceBertha Ann Jane GREYView this family
1930 (Age 45)
Death May 12, 1937 (Age 52)
Address: Private hospital
Citation details: CREELMAN JOHN EDGAR 8503/1937  HUGH ELIZABETH MOSS VALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Text:

Creelman John Edgar 1885? 12 May 1937 52 son/Hugh & Elizabeth; h/Bertha Annie Jane (Grey) Penrose NSW

Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Obituary May 14, 1937 (2 days after death)
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1881-1940
Citation details: Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary 2
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary 2

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Funeral Service May 14, 1937 (2 days after death)
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Burial May 14, 1937 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Penrose General
Text:

Creelman John Edgar 1885? 12 May 1937 52 son/Hugh & Elizabeth; h/Bertha Annie Jane (Grey) Penrose NSW

Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Obituary May 18, 1937 (6 days after death)
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954
Citation details: Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary

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Family with Bertha Ann Jane GREY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 26, 1910Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
son
Edgar Rex CREELMAN
Birth: November 21, 1911 27 31Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 17, 1975Cairns, , Queensland, Australia
14 months
daughter
Elizabeth CREELMAN
Birth: January 15, 1913 28 33Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 16, 1913Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
20 months
son
daughter
Private

BirthDocument - Grey - Creelman
BirthObituary - Creelman - John Edgar
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
BirthObituary - Creelman - John Edgar - 2
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
ImmigrationEmails - Lynn Rawson
Citation details: 30 July 2017
Text:

In part:

"John, actually known as Edgar came to Australia in 1908 and lived in Melbourne then Kiama."

ImmigrationNational Archives of Australia
Citation details: Fremantle, Western Australia, Passenger Lists, 1897-1963
Creelman - Edgar - Arrived on board the "Brianne"
Creelman - Edgar - Arrived on board the "Brianne"

Note: Downloaded from the National Archives of Australia.

ResidenceObituary - Creelman - John Edgar
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 12400/1910  CREELMAN JOHN E GREY BERTHA A J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageDocument - Grey - Creelman
MarriageObituary - Creelman - John Edgar
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
OccupationNewspaper - The Kiama Independent and Shoalhaven Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; Kiama NSW; 1863 - 1947
Citation details: Friday 24 December 1915, page 2
Creelman - J E - Advertising
Creelman - J E - Advertising

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
OccupationObituary - Creelman - John Edgar
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
OccupationObituary - Creelman - John Edgar - 2
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: CREELMAN JOHN EDGAR 8503/1937  HUGH ELIZABETH MOSS VALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathDocument - Grey - Creelman
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Creelman John Edgar 1885? 12 May 1937 52 son/Hugh & Elizabeth; h/Bertha Annie Jane (Grey) Penrose NSW

DeathObituary - Creelman - John Edgar
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954), Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
DeathObituary - Creelman - John Edgar - 2
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
ObituaryNewspaper - Goulburn Evening Penny Post
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1881-1940
Citation details: Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary 2
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary 2

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Funeral ServiceObituary - Creelman - John Edgar - 2
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Creelman John Edgar 1885? 12 May 1937 52 son/Hugh & Elizabeth; h/Bertha Annie Jane (Grey) Penrose NSW

BurialObituary - Creelman - John Edgar - 2
Publication: Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940), Friday 14 May 1937, page 6
ObituaryNewspaper - The Southern Mail
Publication: Southern Mail (Bowral, NSW : 1889 - 1954
Citation details: Tuesday 18 May 1937, page 3
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary
Creelman - John Edgar - Obituary

Note: Downloaded from Trove.