Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Olive Rita BLANCHAge: 6619041971

Name
Olive Rita BLANCH
Given names
Olive Rita
Surname
BLANCH
Married name
Olive Rita SHOESMITH
Birth April 16, 1904 33 27
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
Birth of a sisterEdna Kathleen BLANCH
about 1908 (Age 3)
Citation details: 41002/1908 BLANCH EDNA K OLIVER H ISABELLA TAREE
Death of a paternal grandfatherDavid BLANCH
May 16, 1914 (Age 10)
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 brotherOliver Henry BLANCH
March 25, 1918 (Age 13)
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

MarriageLionel Clifford SHOESMITHView this family
about 1922 (Age 17)
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 siblingLeslie Gilbert WILMENAmy Elizabeth BLANCHView this family
about 1923 (Age 18)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: 11712/1923 WILMEN LESLIE G BLANCH AMY E GLOUCESTER
Death of a brotherOliver Henry BLANCH
July 1, 1945 (Age 41)
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 motherIsabella SULLIVAN
July 22, 1950 (Age 46)
Citation details: 22957/1950 BLANCH ISABELLA MICHAEL ELIZABETH GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry
Blanch - Isabella and Oliver Henry

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

Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
Residence 1950 (Age 45)
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
Death of a fatherOliver Henry BLANCH
June 9, 1960 (Age 56)
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.

Death about 1971 (Age 66)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4434/1971 SHOESMITH OLIVE RITA OLIVER HENRY ISABELLA SYDNEY
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Debra Myers has Olive dying in 1970. This may well be true, especially if she died late in the year and her death was registered the following year.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1901Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Amy Elizabeth BLANCH
Birth: about 1902 31 25Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 29, 1984Gloucester, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
Olive Rita BLANCH
Birth: April 16, 1904 33 27Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
sister
Private
younger sister
sister
Private
sister
Private
younger brother
Australian Army CrestOliver Henry BLANCH
Birth: March 25, 1918 47 41Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 1, 1945Morotai, Borneo
Family with Lionel Clifford SHOESMITH - View this family
husband
herself
Olive Rita BLANCH
Birth: April 16, 1904 33 27Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1922Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Debra Myers has Olive being born in Kundabung, Stroud.

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 16875/1904 BLANCH OLIVE R OLIVER H ISABELLA STROUD
MarriageHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 8585/1922 SHOESMITH LIONEL C BLANCH OLIVE R PORT MACQUARIE
ResidenceObituary - Blanch - Isabella
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Tuesday 1 August 1950, page 2
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4434/1971 SHOESMITH OLIVE RITA OLIVER HENRY ISABELLA SYDNEY
DeathHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Text:

Debra Myers has Olive dying in 1970. This may well be true, especially if she died late in the year and her death was registered the following year.

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.