Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Oliver Henry BLANCHAge: 8918701960

Name
Oliver Henry BLANCH
Given names
Oliver Henry
Surname
BLANCH
Birth August 16, 1870 32 24
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 16005/1870 BLANCH OLIVER HENRY DAVID ELIZABETH PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Birth of a brotherWalter Richard BLANCH
November 13, 1872 (Age 2)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 16776/1872 BLANCH WALTER R DAVID ELIZABETH RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Birth of a brotherArchibald BLANCH
January 27, 1876 (Age 5)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 18968/1876 BLANCH ARCHIBALD DAVID ELIZABETH PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a motherElizabeth BUCK
July 30, 1876 (Age 5)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Marriage of a parentDavid BLANCHJane CROSSView this family
October 3, 1878 (Age 8)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Citation details: 3727/1878 BLANCH DAVID CROSS JANE MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238, 638 and 429
Birth of a half-brotherDavid Vero BLANCH
July 8, 1879 (Age 8)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 17622/1881 BLANCH JAMES VERNON DAVID JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a paternal grandmotherHannah AUSTIN
July 8, 1879 (Age 8)
Cause: Suffered angina for some time
Citation details: 7452/1879 BLANCH HANNAH JOHN A MARY A NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238
Birth of a half-brotherJames Vernon BLANCH
May 19, 1881 (Age 10)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has James being born on 9th and not 19th May.
Birth of a half-brotherThomas Charles BLANCH
April 1, 1883 (Age 12)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 19865/1883 BLANCH CHARLES T DAVID JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Birth of a half-brotherRobert Nathaniel BLANCH
May 30, 1884 (Age 13)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 21641/1884 BLANCH ROBERT N DAVID JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Birth of a half-sisterFlorence “Betsy” BLANCH
August 28, 1886 (Age 16)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 23238/1886 BLANCH FLORENCE DAVID JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas BLANCH
July 3, 1892 (Age 21)
Cause: Natural causes.
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12495/1892 BLANCH THOMAS EDWARD UNKNOWN STROUD
Marriage of a siblingJohn Herbert BLANCHElizabeth SHULTZView this family
May 11, 1897 (Age 26)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 4162/1897 BLANCH JOHN H GOOCH ELIZABETH STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Marriage of a siblingArchibald BLANCHMartha McBRIDEView this family
about 1899 (Age 28)
Citation details: 8997/1899 BLANCH ARCHIBALD MCBRIDE MARTHA STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
MarriageIsabella SULLIVANView this family
1901 (Age 30)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 7658/1901 BLANCH OLIVER H SULLIVAN ISABELLA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Birth of a daughter
#1
Amy Elizabeth BLANCH
about 1902 (Age 31)
Address: Kundabung
Citation details: 26580/1902 BLANCH AMY E OLIVER R ISABELLA STROUD
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Debra Myers has being being born at Kundabung.

Marriage of a siblingWalter Richard BLANCHAlice Jane AVERYView this family
January 21, 1903 (Age 32)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 2084/1903 BLANCH WALTER R AVERY ALICE J STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1124
Birth of a daughter
#2
Olive Rita BLANCH
April 16, 1904 (Age 33)
Address: Kundabung
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Debra Myers has Olive being born in Kundabung, Stroud.

Citation details: 16875/1904 BLANCH OLIVE R OLIVER H ISABELLA STROUD
Marriage of a half-siblingDavid Vero BLANCHFrances Josephine NOWLANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1907 (Age 36)
Citation details: 2580/1907 BLANCH DAVID V NOWLAN FRANCES J TAREE
Text:

Methodist Church

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Birth of a daughter
#3
Edna Kathleen BLANCH
about 1908 (Age 37)
Citation details: 41002/1908 BLANCH EDNA K OLIVER H ISABELLA TAREE
Marriage of a half-siblingThomas Charles BLANCHLenina H NOWLANView this family
about 1909 (Age 38)
Citation details: 6548/1909 BLANCH THOMAS C NOWLAN LENNIA H WINGHAM
Marriage of a half-siblingJames Vernon BLANCHAlice Agnes BELLView this family
about 1910 (Age 39)
Citation details: 14069/1910 BLANCH JAMES V BELL ALICE A WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Marriage of a half-siblingRobert Nathaniel BLANCHEdith BARNESView this family
about 1910 (Age 39)
Citation details: 10446/1910 BLANCH ROBERT N BARNES EDITH WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Marriage of a half-siblingWilliam BURCHAMFlorence “Betsy” BLANCHView this family
about 1913 (Age 42)
Citation details: 7552/1913 BURCHAM WILLIAM BLANCH BETSY F DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a fatherDavid BLANCH
May 16, 1914 (Age 43)
Citation details: 9162/1914 BLANCH DAVID THOMAS HANNAH WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 6
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238 and 429
Birth of a son
#4
Oliver Henry BLANCH
March 25, 1918 (Age 47)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Name BLANCH, OLIVER HENRY Service Australian Army Service Number NX127099 (N7949) Date of Birth 25 Mar 1918 Place of Birth WINGHAM, NSW Date of Enlistment 8 Jul 1942 Locality on Enlistment STRATFORD, NSW Place of Enlistment GYMPIE, QLD Next of Kin BLANCH, M Date of Death 1 Jul 1945 Rank Sergeant Posting on Death 2/16 AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display Prisoner of War No Roll of Honour GLOUCESTER NSW

Occupation
Roadworker

Occupation
Farmer

Occupation
Farm labourer

Employer: J S Germon
ResidenceIsabella SULLIVANView this family
after 1920 (Age 49)
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
Marriage of a childLionel Clifford SHOESMITHOlive Rita BLANCHView this family
about 1922 (Age 51)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 8585/1922 SHOESMITH LIONEL C BLANCH OLIVE R PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a childLeslie Gilbert WILMENAmy Elizabeth BLANCHView this family
about 1923 (Age 52)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 11712/1923 WILMEN LESLIE G BLANCH AMY E GLOUCESTER
Marriage of a half-siblingThomas Charles BLANCHGrace Muriel CAMPTONView this family
about 1927 (Age 56)
Citation details: 19173/1927 BLANCH THOMAS C CAMPTON GRACE M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a brotherJohn Herbert BLANCH
October 15, 1942 (Age 72)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 26319/1942 BLANCH JOHN HERBERT DAVID ELIZABETH GLOUCESTER26319/1942 BLANCH JOHN HERBERT DAVID ELIZABETH GLOUCESTER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a sonOliver Henry BLANCH
July 1, 1945 (Age 74)
Cause: War wounds
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Name BLANCH, OLIVER HENRY Service Australian Army Service Number NX127099 (N7949) Date of Birth 25 Mar 1918 Place of Birth WINGHAM, NSW Date of Enlistment 8 Jul 1942 Locality on Enlistment STRATFORD, NSW Place of Enlistment GYMPIE, QLD Next of Kin BLANCH, M Date of Death 1 Jul 1945 Rank Sergeant Posting on Death 2/16 AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display Prisoner of War No Roll of Honour GLOUCESTER NSW

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
Death of a brotherArchibald BLANCH
February 7, 1947 (Age 76)
Address: At his residence 9 Brereton Street
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2890/1947 BLANCH ARCHIBALD DAVID ELIZABETH NOWRA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Publication: Sydney, NSW, Australia. Fairfax Ltd.
Citation details: 8 February 1947, page 38
Blanch - Archibald - Death Notice
Blanch - Archibald - Death Notice

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Death of a half-brotherThomas Charles BLANCH
April 10, 1947 (Age 76)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9963/1947 BLANCH THOMAS CHARLES DAVID JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a wifeIsabella SULLIVAN
July 22, 1950 (Age 79)
Citation details: 22957/1950 BLANCH ISABELLA MICHAEL ELIZABETH GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry

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Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
Burial of a wifeIsabella SULLIVAN
July 23, 1950 (Age 79)
Address: Anglican portion
Cemetery: Gloucester General
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry

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Death of a half-brotherDavid Vero BLANCH
September 1, 1957 (Age 87)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22617/1957 BLANCH DAVID VERO DAVID JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death of a half-brotherRobert Nathaniel BLANCH
July 26, 1959 (Age 88)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20355/1959 BLANCH ROBERT NATHANIEL DAVID VERO JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Death June 9, 1960 (Age 89)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11507/1960 BLANCH OLIVER HENRY DAVID CATHERINE GLOUCESTER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry

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

Burial
Address: Anglican portion.
Cemetery: Gloucester General
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 30, 1867Bulahdelah, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
elder brother
elder brother
Unnamed BLANCH
Birth: June 28, 1868 30 22Bulahdelah, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: after June 28, 1868Bulahdelah, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
Walter Richard BLANCH
Birth: November 13, 1872 34 26Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 14, 1960Failford, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Jane CROSS - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: October 3, 1878Dingo Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
half-brother
David Vero BLANCH
Birth: July 8, 1879 41 30Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 1, 1957Wherrol Flat, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
half-brother
22 months
half-brother
14 months
half-brother
Robert Nathaniel BLANCH
Birth: May 30, 1884 46 35Dingo Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 26, 1959Tuncurry, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
half-sister
Family with Isabella SULLIVAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1901Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Amy Elizabeth BLANCH
Birth: about 1902 31 25Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 29, 1984Gloucester, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Olive Rita BLANCH
Birth: April 16, 1904 33 27Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
daughter
daughter
Private
daughter
Private
son
Australian Army CrestOliver Henry BLANCH
Birth: March 25, 1918 47 41Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 1, 1945Morotai, Borneo

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 16005/1870 BLANCH OLIVER HENRY DAVID ELIZABETH PORT STEPHENS
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
MarriageHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 7658/1901 BLANCH OLIVER H SULLIVAN ISABELLA TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
OccupationMatthews Family History
OccupationMatthews Family History
OccupationMatthews Family History
ResidenceObituary - Blanch - Isabella
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
DeathHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11507/1960 BLANCH OLIVER HENRY DAVID CATHERINE GLOUCESTER
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 429
DeathHeadstone - Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry

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

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
SourceHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Note: This is a MS Word document of 35 pages and 12,688 words evidencing a lot of work. Mostly it comprises BDM data. No sources are given and there are some errors.