Elsie Gertrude Carter, 18861969 (aged 83 years)

Name
Elsie Gertrude Carter
Given names
Elsie Gertrude
Surname
Carter
Married name
Elsie Gertrude Sheil
Birth June 10, 1886 35 31
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 10 Jun 1886 and baptised 18 Jul 1886 Elsie Gertrude daughter of John Francis and Mary Carter a farmer of North Colah

Birth of a brotherErnest Robert Carter
September 22, 1888 (aged 2 years)
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 22 Sep 1888 and baptised 28 Oct 1888 Ernest Robert son of John Francis and Mary Carter a farmer of Dural

Birth of a sisterEdith Millie Carter
December 7, 1891 (aged 5 years)
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 7 Dec 1891 and baptised 8 Jan 1892 Edith Millie daughter of John Francis and May Carter a farmer of Dural

Birth of a sisterAlice Rosetta Carter
September 26, 1894 (aged 8 years)
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 26 Sep 1894 and baptised 28 Oct 1894 Alice Rosetta daughter of John Francis and Mary Carter an orchardist of Dural

Birth of a sisterRuby Gladys Carter
January 1, 1897 (aged 10 years)
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 1 Jan 1897 and baptised 11 Feb 1897 Ruby Gladys daughter of John Francis and Mary Carter an orchardist of Dural

Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Sherwood
April 24, 1911 (aged 24 years)
Cause: Senile decay
Note:

Death Certificate: 1911/7053. Elizabeth LEMAN died 24 Apr 1911 at Baulkham Hills aged 84 years. Place of birth: Seven Hills, New South Wales. Father: Frank Sherwood, Labourer. Mother: Elizabeth (Maiden surname unknown) (Incorrect - should be Susannah Moulds). Place of marriage: 1. Parramatta, New South Wales 2. Parramatta, New South Wales Age at Marriage: 1. Not known 2. Not known Name of Spouse: 1. John Carter 2. James Leman Children of marriage: 1. Sarah E.-63; Eliza S.-61; 2. Ada-46; Victoria-42; Albert-37; Living. John F.C.-60; Susannah-59; 1 Female deceased. Robert-51; Lottie-56; Alice-53; Living. None deceased. Informant: David Roy Leman, Grandson, Baulkham Hills. Cause of Death: Senile Decay - 3 years; Medical Attendant: Jas Kearney, Last seen: 10 Aug 1910; Death Registered: 24 April 1911 - Parramatta.

Burial of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Sherwood
April 25, 1911 (aged 24 years)
Cemetery: May's Hill Cemetery
Note:

Sandstone plinth in a family plot enclosed by a sandstone kerb (8ft square). no.s 161, 162 and 337. Burial records: '337. Robert Duckett McGowan 22-7-1925 84 yrs Rev. Brown. Wm. Metcalfe Robert Leslie McGowan 8-12-1928 59 yrs. Rev. Bowden Elizabeth Deman (or Lemon) 25-4-1911. 84 yrs. Rev. Goodchild. Wm. Metcalfe. No. 337'.

Death of a maternal grandfatherStephen Purnell
June 16, 1912 (aged 26 years)
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Death Date: 1912 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1912 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales Registration Number: 7353

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Cumberland Argus Sat 22 Jun 1912 p. 8

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Death. - On Sunday news spread through the district that Mr. Stephen Purnell had passed away at the advanced age of 88 years. The burial took place on Tuesday, and was very largely attended, and as the cortege wended its way to St Jude's Church the bell tolled out the number of years the deceased has attained. The Rev. J. Roberts held a very impressive service at the church, after which the mortal remains were followed to the C.E. cemetery where a great many had assembled to pay respect to the oldest pioneer of the district. Mr. Purnell was married to Miss Rosetta Moulds, daughter of the late Simon Moulds, sen., of Dural, at All Saints Church, Parramatta in the year 1853. The deceased leaves a widow and seven children of five daughters and two sons, 44 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. Many beautiful wreaths were placed on the grave. The funeral arrangements were ably carried out by Mr. Metcalfe, Parramatta.

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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Stephen Durnell [sic] of Galston died 16 Jun 1912 and buried 17 Jun 1912 age 83

Burial of a maternal grandfatherStephen Purnell
June 17, 1912 (aged 26 years)
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Sydney Morning Herald Tue 18 Jun 1912 p. 7

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The friends of the late Stephen Purnell are kindly invited to attend his funeral; to move from his late residence, Galston, this Tuesday at 2 o'clock for Church of England Cemetery, Dural

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Stephen Purnell BIRTH 1829 DEATH 16 Jun 1912 (aged 82–83) BURIAL St Judes Cemetery Dural, The Hills Shire, New South Wales, Australia Show Map PLOT Section 1, Row 3, Site 8-10. The grave is located between the headstones for Henry & Emma Black and Samuel & Phyllis Moore. MEMORIAL ID 180076064

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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Stephen Durnell [sic] of Galston died 16 Jun 1912 and buried 17 Jun 1912 age 83

Death of a maternal grandmotherRosetta Moulds
March 11, 1913 (aged 26 years)
Cause: Senility
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Certified by William Purnell, son of Galston. Witness William Meltcalf.

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Sydney Morning Herald Wed 12 Mar 1913

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PURNELL. - March 11, 1913, at her late residence, Galston, Rosetta, relict of the late Stephen Purnell, aged 80 years.

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Cumberland Argus Sat 15 Mar 1913 p. 8

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Galston. Death. - Mrs. Rosetta Purnell, widow of the late Mr. Stephen Purnell, an old and respected resident of Galston, passed away very suddenly on Tuesday morning. The old lady had an attack of heart trouble on Monday evening, but after the night's rest appeared in her usual health, and prepared her morning meal, which she thoroughly enjoyed; but a short time after passed quietly away in the presence of some of her daughters, and the advanced age of 80 years. The funeral took place on Wednesday afternoon. The remains were interred in the Church of England cemetery at Dural and was attended by a large concourse of relations and friends. The Rev. W.J. Roberts officiated at the grace. The funeral arrangements were ably carried out by Messrs. W. Metcalfe and Co., of Parramatta.

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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Rosetta Purnell of Galston died 11 Mar 1913 and buried 12 Mar 1913 aged 80

Burial of a maternal grandmotherRosetta Moulds
March 12, 1913 (aged 26 years)
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Rosetta Moulds Purnell BIRTH 1833 DEATH 11 Mar 1913 (aged 79–80) BURIAL St Judes Cemetery Dural, The Hills Shire, New South Wales, Australia Show Map PLOT Section 1, Row 3, Site 8-10, located between headstones for H & E Black and S & P Moore. MEMORIAL ID 180076063 Inscription 2017: There appears to be no inscription on the headstone on the interment site. Per DDHS in 1996: Uninscribed headstone. Gravesite Details Per DDHS in 1996: Uninscribed Norman headstone or footstone in centre of an unfenced plot.

Death of a motherMary Purnell
December 22, 1916 (aged 30 years)
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Mary Carter of Galston died 22 Dec 1916 and buried 23 Dec 1916 aged 62

Burial of a motherMary Purnell
December 23, 1916 (aged 30 years)
Cemetery: St. Jude's Cemetery
Note: North Sector, row 11 grave 7, no headstone.
Death of a fatherJohn Francis Carter
December 24, 1918 (aged 32 years)
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Cumberland Argus Sat 4 Jan 1919 p. 8

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On the 24th December, Mr John Francis Carter (67) retired orchardist, passed away at Church-street Parramatta North. His wife was formerly Miss Mary Purnell. His father who was also an orchardist, was likewise named John Francis Carter. The deceased leaves ten children. His funeral, which was under the care of Messrs. Wm Metcalfe and Co., moved to the Dural cemetery on the 26th December...

Burial of a fatherJohn Francis Carter
December 26, 1918 (aged 32 years)
Cemetery: St. Jude's Cemetery
Note: Sector: Central Row 5 Grave 15, no headstone
Burial of a brotherAlbert John Carter
January 13, 1936 (aged 49 years)
Cemetery: St. Jude's Cemetery
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North sector, row 3 grave 11, no headstone

Death of a brotherAlbert John Carter
June 12, 1936 (aged 50 years)
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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Albert John carter of North Parramatta died 12 Jan 1936 and buried 13 Jan 1936

Death of a husbandEdward Murray Sheil Ted
1938 (aged 51 years)
Death of a brotherArthur William Carter Charles
December 9, 1940 (aged 54 years)
Death of a sisterAnnie Amelia Carter
1944 (aged 57 years)
Death of a sisterAlice Rosetta Carter
February 20, 1957 (aged 70 years)
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ELWELL Alice Rosetta Death notice 20 FEB 1957 Death age 59 at Royal Newcastle Hospital, late of Fassifern Newcastle Herald 22 FEB 1957

Death of a sisterAda May Carter
February 27, 1960 (aged 73 years)
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Parramatta North All Saints Burial 15 October 1956 - 05 June 1976

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Ada May Bellamy Died 27 Feb 1960 of 64 O'Connell Street Parramatta Age 76 Buried 29 Feb 1960 from All Saints to All Saints Cemetery

Burial of a sisterAda May Carter
February 29, 1960 (aged 73 years)
Cemetery: All Saints Church of England
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Parramatta North All Saints Burial 15 October 1956 - 05 June 1976

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Parramatta North All Saints Burial 15 October 1956 - 05 June 1976 Text: Ada May Bellamy Died 27 Feb 1960 of 64 O'Connell Street Parramatta Age 76 Buried 29 Feb 1960 from All Saints to All Saints Cemetery

Death of a sisterAmy Elizabeth Carter
March 3, 1965 (aged 78 years)
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Parramatta North All Saints Burial 15 October 1956 - 05 June 1976

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Amy Elizabeth Porter died 3 Mar 1965 Buried from Church 4 Mar 1965 aged 82 580 O'Connell St Parramatta Buried Carlingford Cemetery

Death of a brotherErnest Robert Carter
1967 (aged 80 years)
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CARTER ERNEST ROBERT Registration number 30905/1967 Father's Given Name(s) 79 YEARS Mother's Given Name(s) DIED HARRIS PARK District PARRAMATTA

Burial of a sisterRuby Gladys Carter
1969 (aged 82 years)
Cemetery: St. Jude's Church of England Cemetery
Note: Ruby is buried in the central sector, row 12, grave 8, and her grave bears no headstone.
Death June 21, 1969 (aged 83 years)
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21 Jun 1969 [see burial below]

Burial
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Name: Elsie Gertrude Sheil Death Date: 21 Jun 1969 Burial Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Cemetery: Rookwood Section: T Row: 56 Denomination: Old Church Of England

Family with parents
father
18511918
Birth: April 9, 1851 35 20Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 24, 1918Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18551916
Birth: February 26, 1855 26 21Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 22, 1916Galston, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: November 5, 1879North Colo, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
-2 years
elder brother
18771936
Birth: October 24, 1877 26 22North Colo, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 12, 1936North Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
18801944
Birth: January 4, 1880 28 24Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1944Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
14 months
elder brother
18811940
Birth: March 11, 1881 29 26Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 9, 1940Hornsby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
17 months
elder sister
18821965
Birth: July 24, 1882 31 27Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 3, 1965Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
18841960
Birth: July 5, 1884 33 29Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 27, 1960Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
18861969
Birth: June 10, 1886 35 31North Colah, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 21, 1969Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
18881967
Birth: September 22, 1888 37 33Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1967Harris Park, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
18911980
Birth: December 7, 1891 40 36Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 2, 1980New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
18941957
Birth: September 26, 1894 43 39Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 20, 1957Newcastle, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
18971969
Birth: January 1, 1897 45 41Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 6, 1969Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Edward Murray Sheil Ted
husband
18891938
Birth: 1889Picton, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1938Campbelltown, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
herself
18861969
Birth: June 10, 1886 35 31North Colah, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 21, 1969Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
son
Private
BirthSydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1818-2011 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
Citation details:

Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 10 Jun 1886 and baptised 18 Jul 1886 Elsie Gertrude daughter of John Francis and Mary Carter a farmer of North Colah

DeathAncestry.com. Sydney, Australia, Cemetery Headstone Transcriptions, 1867-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2016.
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21 Jun 1969 [see burial below]

BurialAncestry.com. Sydney, Australia, Cemetery Headstone Transcriptions, 1867-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2016.
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Name: Elsie Gertrude Sheil Death Date: 21 Jun 1969 Burial Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Cemetery: Rookwood Section: T Row: 56 Denomination: Old Church Of England

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