Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Albert Herbert DONKINAge: 7518811956

Name
Albert Herbert DONKIN
Given names
Albert Herbert
Surname
DONKIN
Birth February 4, 1881 39 39
Citation details: 17536/1881 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherClarence C DONKIN
about 1883 (Age 22 months)
Citation details: 19928/1883 DONKIN CLARENCE C JAMES MARGARET WINGHAM
Death of a fatherJames DONKIN
April 17, 1892 (Age 11)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: 12679/1892 DONKIN JAMES WILLIAM JANE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Number of childrenMarion Wilson MITCHELView this family
0

Citation details: 11 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"Marion and Albert Donkin had no children. "

Marriage of a siblingAlexander John HEALEYEmily Jane DONKINView this family
September 13, 1894 (Age 13)
Citation details: 6808/1894 HEALEY ALEXANDER J DONKIN EMILY J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingEdward Samuel DONKINElizabeth Winifred BEIRNEView this family
April 13, 1898 (Age 17)
Citation details: 4238/1898 DONKIN EDWARD S BEIRNE ELIZABETH W TENTERFIELD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingJoshua DONKINEllie Josephine BALDWINView this family
about 1901 (Age 19)
Citation details: 8350/1901 DONKIN JOSHUA BALDWIN ELLIE J SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Marriage of a siblingAugustas DONKINEdith A ARMSTRONGView this family
about 1902 (Age 20)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8102/1902 DONKIN AUGUSTUS ARMSTRONG EDITH A SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingSamuel DONKINAlice BOWMANView this family
about 1902 (Age 20)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3223/1902 DONKIN SAMUEL BOWMAN ALICE SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Death of a brotherErnest Francis “Frank” DONKIN
May 3, 1903 (Age 22)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7092/1903 DONKIN ERNEST F JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
MarriageEmma Elizabeth MILLERView this family
August 7, 1903 (Age 22)
Citation details: 5198/1903 DONKIN ALBERT H MILLER EMMA E SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a son
#1
Albert H DONKIN
about 1903 (Age 21)
Citation details: 27419/1903 DONKIN ALBERT H ALBERT H EMMA E SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingWilliam James DONKINCatherine “Kate” MURDOCHView this family
December 22, 1903 (Age 22)
Citation details: 9463/1903 DONKIN WILLIAM J MURDOCH CATHERINE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 863 and 914
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register incorrectly records the marriage date as 17 December.
Death of a sonAlbert H DONKIN
about 1903 (Age 21)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12679/1903 DONKIN ALBERT H ALBERT EMMA E SYDNEY
Birth of a daughter
#2
Olive Frances DONKIN
about 1906 (Age 24)
Citation details: 437/1906 DONKIN OLIVE F ALBERT H EMMA E SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#3
Albert C DONKIN
about 1907 (Age 25)
Citation details: 40208/1907 DONKIN ALBERT C ALBERT H EMMA E ST PETERS
Death of a brotherClarence C DONKIN
about 1907 (Age 25)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11475/1907 DONKIN CLARENCE JAMES MARGARET TINGHA
MarriageMarion Wilson MITCHELView this family
about 1925 (Age 43)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Citation details: 4420/1925 DONKIN ALBERT H MITCHELL MARION W WINGHAM
Death of a motherMargaret LEAN
June 4, 1926 (Age 45)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Citation details: 9030/1926 DONKIN MARGARET JAMES ST PETERS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a wifeEmma Elizabeth MILLER
about 1933 (Age 51)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 472/1933 PRETTY EMMA E HARRY FRANCES REDFERN
Military
Private N279189
Type: Enlisted
August 19, 1941 (Age 60)
Agency: Australian Army
Donkin - Albert Herbert
Donkin - Albert Herbert

Note: Image kindly made available by Department of Veterans Affairs.

Note: He gave a wrong DOB, presumably because he would have been to old to join the army.
Military
As Lance Corporal of 2 Garrison Battalion
Type: Discharged
July 16, 1943 (Age 62)

Agency: Australian Army
Donkin - Albert Herbert
Donkin - Albert Herbert

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Death of a brotherWilliam James DONKIN
July 1, 1947 (Age 66)
Citation details: 14480/1947 DONKIN WILLIAM JAMES JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherEdward Samuel DONKIN
about 1951 (Age 69)
Citation details: 1951/B34080 Edward Samuel Donkin James Margaret Lehane
Death of a brotherJoshua DONKIN
May 9, 1951 (Age 70)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Note: I have been unable to find a relevant entry in the NSW Deaths Index.
Burial of a brotherJoshua DONKIN
May 25, 1951 (Age 70)
Address: Zone C, Section 07, Plot 4266
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Death of a sisterEmily Jane DONKIN
September 17, 1954 (Age 73)
Citation details: 26 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Mum is adament Emil[y] died on 17 September and is buried on St John's Hill in Wanganui."

Citation details: 1954/33717 Healey Emily Jane 88Y
Citation details: 27 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"It appears the 17 September date is the day Emily was buried....When pushed Mum said Emily probably died on the 15/16 September."

Citation details: 9 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Reading the page of Emily, I have a feeling there's been some debate about the date of her death, in that I'm certain she died on 17/9/1954, not in 1950."

Burial of a sisterEmily Jane DONKIN
September 20, 1954 (Age 73)
Citation details: 26 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"Mum is adament Emil died on 17 September and is buried on St John's Hill in Wanganui."

Citation details: 27 August 2011
Text:

In part:

"It appears the 17 September date is the day Emily was buried....When pushed Mum said Emily probably died on the 15/16 September."

Text:

Warrant 961 Residence 14 Tarata St Occupation Widow Date of Burial 20/09/1954 Officiating Minister Rev Higgs Funeral Co-ordinator Dempsey & Sons Location Plot 383 /D/

Citation details: 9 March 2017
Text:

In part:

"Furthermore, she is not buried on St John's Hill, but was interred at the Aramoho Cemetery alongside husband Alex and a couple of other rellies. I've visited the grave (I've a few relatives there) and have photographs"

Death of a brotherAugustas DONKIN
about 1955 (Age 73)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 27716/1955 DONNIN AUGUSTUS JAMES MARGARET CAMPSIE
Death November 27, 1956 (Age 75)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 30878/1956 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Burial
Address: Church of England
Cemetery: Wingham General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Donkin - Albert Herbert and Marion Wilson
Donkin - Albert Herbert and Marion Wilson

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 23, 1863Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder brother
9 months
elder brother
Samuel DONKIN
Birth: December 22, 1872 31 31Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 11, 1958Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Walter John DONKIN
Birth: January 16, 1877 35 35Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1880Kendall, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Ernest Francis “Frank” DONKIN
Birth: about 1879 37 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 3, 1903Camperdown, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
Clarence C DONKIN
Birth: about 1883 41 41Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1907Tingha, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Emma Elizabeth MILLER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 7, 1903Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
5 months
son
Albert H DONKIN
Birth: about 1903 21 17Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1903Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
2 years
son
Family with Marion Wilson MITCHEL - View this family
himself
wife
Marion Wilson MITCHEL
Birth: November 19, 1884 31 25Lancefield, , Victoria, Australia
Death: March 27, 1963Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1925Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
John Howard PRETTY + Emma Elizabeth MILLER - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1924Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 17536/1881 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
BirthAustralian Cemeteries Index
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 5198/1903 DONKIN ALBERT H MILLER EMMA E SYDNEY
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4420/1925 DONKIN ALBERT H MITCHELL MARION W WINGHAM
MilitaryWorld War II Nominal Roll
Donkin - Albert Herbert
Donkin - Albert Herbert

Note: Image kindly made available by Department of Veterans Affairs.

MilitaryWorld War II Nominal Roll
Number of childrenEmails - Bob Mitchel
Citation details: 11 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"Marion and Albert Donkin had no children. "

DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 30878/1956 DONKIN ALBERT HERBERT JAMES MARGARET NEWTOWN
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914