Robert Benson Clemesha, 18341902 (aged 68 years)

Name
Robert Benson /Clemesha/
Given names
Robert Benson
Surname
Clemesha
Birth
about 1834 29 25
Immigration
Citation details: 1841 Oct Ayrshire
Text:

Assisted (bounty) immigrants who arrived in NSW aboard the ship Ayrshire in Oct 1841:
Samuel Clemesha, a native of Beverley Yorkshire, parents names Samuel and Mary Wordsworth, both alive, a joiner age 36, Protestant
Elizabeth Clemesha, native of Isle of Man, parents name William Kelly and E. Cheeke, mother alive, a domestic servant age 39, Protestant
Clemesha, Robert Benson age 8
Clemesha Wordsworth Oddy age 5
Clemesha, Eliza Jane age 9

Death
Text:

Name Robert B Clemesha
Death Date 1902
Death Place New South Wales
Father's Name Samuel
Mother's Name Elizabeth
Registration Year 1902
Registration Place Ashfield New South Wales
Registration Number 8286

Citation details: Sydney Morning Herald Tue 26 Aug 1902 p. 1
Text:

CLEMESHA,-August 24, at his residence, Lucy-street,
Ashfield, Robert Benson Clemesha, dearly beloved hus-
band of Sarah Clemesha, in his 69th year.

Burial
Text:

Name Robert Benson Clemesha
Death Date 24 Aug 1902
Burial Place Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery Rookwood
Section 4
Row 10
Inscription in his 69th year
Denomination Old Church Of England

Family with parents
father
18041860
Birth: December 22, 1804Beverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1860New South Wales, Australia
mother
18091850
Birth: estimated 1809Braddan, Isle of Man, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 19, 1850Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Religious marriage Religious marriageJune 20, 1830Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
22 months
elder sister
18321874
Birth: April 2, 1832 27 23 Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1874Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
18341902
Birth: about 1834 29 25
Death: August 1902Ashfield, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
18361911
Birth: about 1836 31 27
Death: June 29, 1911Burwood, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
7 years
younger sister
18431883
Birth: January 6, 1843 38 34 Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1883Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
4 years
younger brother
18471915
Birth: May 4, 1847 42 38 Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 5, 1915Gnowangerup, Western Australia, Australia
Father’s family with Harriet Wilson
father
18041860
Birth: December 22, 1804Beverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1860New South Wales, Australia
stepmother
Birth:
Death:
Marriage Marriage1853Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Separation SeparationJuly 18, 1853Redfern, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Immigration
Citation details: 1841 Oct Ayrshire
Text:

Assisted (bounty) immigrants who arrived in NSW aboard the ship Ayrshire in Oct 1841:
Samuel Clemesha, a native of Beverley Yorkshire, parents names Samuel and Mary Wordsworth, both alive, a joiner age 36, Protestant
Elizabeth Clemesha, native of Isle of Man, parents name William Kelly and E. Cheeke, mother alive, a domestic servant age 39, Protestant
Clemesha, Robert Benson age 8
Clemesha Wordsworth Oddy age 5
Clemesha, Eliza Jane age 9

Death
Text:

Name Robert B Clemesha
Death Date 1902
Death Place New South Wales
Father's Name Samuel
Mother's Name Elizabeth
Registration Year 1902
Registration Place Ashfield New South Wales
Registration Number 8286

Citation details: Sydney Morning Herald Tue 26 Aug 1902 p. 1
Text:

CLEMESHA,-August 24, at his residence, Lucy-street,
Ashfield, Robert Benson Clemesha, dearly beloved hus-
band of Sarah Clemesha, in his 69th year.

Burial
Text:

Name Robert Benson Clemesha
Death Date 24 Aug 1902
Burial Place Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery Rookwood
Section 4
Row 10
Inscription in his 69th year
Denomination Old Church Of England