Elizabeth Ann Walker, 18261912 (aged 86 years)

Name
Elizabeth Ann Walker
Given names
Elizabeth Ann
Surname
Walker
Married name
Elizabeth Ann Sherwood
Birth 1826
MarriageView this family
Type: Common
about 1849 (aged 23 years)

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resulted in the birth of a daughter in 1850

Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Walker
August 15, 1850 (aged 24 years)
Text:

Name: Elizabeth Walker Birth Date: 1850 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1850 Registration Place: Greendale, New South Wales, Australia Father: Walker Mother: Eliza Volume Number: V1850331 35

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Name: Elizabeth Walker Event Type: Baptism Birth Date: 15 Aug 1850 Baptism Date: 29 Aug 1850 Baptism Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Parish as it Appears: St Mark Greendale Mother: Eliza Walker

Christening of a daughterElizabeth Walker
August 29, 1850 (aged 24 years)
Text:

Name: Elizabeth Walker Event Type: Baptism Birth Date: 15 Aug 1850 Baptism Date: 29 Aug 1850 Baptism Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Parish as it Appears: St Mark Greendale Mother: Eliza Walker

Birth of a son
#2
Samuel Sherwood
March 2, 1851 (aged 25 years)
Text:

Born 2 Mar 1851 and baptised 2 Jun 1851 Samuel son of Joseph and Elizabeth Sherwood a farmer of Seven Hills

Birth of a daughter
#3
Matilda Sherwood
June 21, 1852 (aged 26 years)
Text:

Name: Matilda Walker Gender: Female Birth Date: 21 Jun 1852 Birth Place: , New South Wales, Australia Baptism Place: St. Bartholomew's, Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1852 Residence Place: Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia Mother: Elizabeth Walker FHL Film Number: 287534

Citation details:

Prospect St Bartholomew Composite 02 May 1841 - 27 November 1887

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Born 21 Jun 1852 and baptised 1 Aug 1852 Matilda daughter of Elizabeth Walker

MarriageJoseph Mould SherwoodView this family
Type: Common
about 1853 (aged 27 years)
Citation details:

Death certificate of Joseph Sherwood

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A common law marriage as indicated by birth registrations of some of their children being only listed under Elizabeth's (mother's) name and annotation to that effect, ie., parents not married.

Birth of a son
#4
Francis Sherwood Frank
1855 (aged 29 years)
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SHERWOOD FRANCIS Registration number 24/1855 V1855808A 42A Father's Given name(s) JOSEPH Mother's Given name(s) ELIZABETH District

Birth of a daughter
#5
Louisa Ann Sherwood
April 19, 1857 (aged 31 years)
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Name: Louisa Ann Sherwood Gender: Female Birth Date: 19 Apr 1857 Birth Place: Seven Hills, New South Wales, Australia Baptism Place: St. Bartholomew's, Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1857 Residence Place: Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth FHL Film Number: 287534

Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary Jane Sherwood
July 29, 1859 (aged 33 years)
Text:

Name: Mary Jane Sherwood Gender: Female Birth Date: 29 Jul 1859 Birth Place: Seven Hills, New South Wales, Australia Baptism Place: St. Bartholomew's, Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1859 Residence Place: Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth FHL Film Number: 287534

Birth of a daughter
#7
Charlotte Sherwood
November 26, 1861 (aged 35 years)
Text:

Born 26 Nov 1861 and baptised 12 Jan 1862 Charlotte daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Sherwood a labourer of Seven Hills

Birth of a daughter
#8
Harriett Susannah Sherwood
August 31, 1864 (aged 38 years)
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Born 31 Aug 1864 and baptised Sep 11 1864 Harriet Susannah daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Sherwood a labourer of Windsor Road

Birth of a daughter
#9
Henrietta Sherwood
1868 (aged 42 years)
Text:

Name: Henrietta Sherwood Birth Date: 1868 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1868 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth Registration Number: 14265

Birth of a son
#10
Joseph Sherwood
1870 (aged 44 years)
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Name: Joseph Sherwood Birth Date: 1870 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1870 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth Registration Number: 15069

Birth of a daughter
#11
Eliza Sherwood
1872 (aged 46 years)
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Name: Eliza Sherwood Birth Date: 1872 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1872 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth Registration Number: 15526

Marriage of a childGeorge SmithMatilda SherwoodView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 9, 1872 (aged 46 years)
Text:

Married at St Pauls Castle Hill by H.H. Britten were George Smith a bachelor and farmer aged 22 of Baulkham Hills, born NSW and Matilda Sherwood a spinster born NSW aged 19. Parents of the groom were George Smith a farmer of Baulkham Hills and Rebecca Smith late Lemon. Parents of the bride were Joseph Sherwood a farmer of Baulkham Hills and Elizabeth Sherwood late Walker.

Birth of a son
#12
Arthur Sherwood
1876 (aged 50 years)
Text:

Registered at Parramatta.

Marriage of a childFrancis Sherwood FrankCharlotte WalkerView this family
Type: Religious marriage
1877 (aged 51 years)
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Registration number 803/1877 Groom's Family Name SHERWOOD Groom's Given Name(s) FRANCIS Bride's Family Name(s) WALKER Bride's Given Name(s) CHARLOTTE District SYDNEY

Birth of a son
#13
Esrom Joseph Sherwood
1878 (aged 52 years)
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Name: Esrom Joseph Sherwood Birth Date: 1878 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1878 Registration Place: Richmond, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth Ann W Registration Number: 21198

Marriage of a childJames Henry CornwellLouisa Ann SherwoodView this family
1878 (aged 52 years)
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Name: Louisa A Sherwood Spouse Name: Jason Henry Comwell Marriage Date: 1878 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Windsor, New South Wales Registration Year: 1878 Registration Number: 5175

Marriage of a childDonald MackenzieElizabeth WalkerView this family
1880 (aged 54 years)
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Name: Donald Mckenzie Spouse Name: Elizabeth Walker Marriage Date: 1880 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Tumut, New South Wales Registration Year: 1880 Registration Number: 5099

Birth of a daughter
#14
Ethel Irene Sherwood
1881 (aged 55 years)

Marriage of a childThomas CornwallCharlotte SherwoodView this family
1881 (aged 55 years)
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Name: Charlotte Sherwood Spouse Name: Tho Cornmill Marriage Date: 1881 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Windsor, New South Wales Registration Year: 1881 Registration Number: 4313

Marriage of a childThomas Edward MillsMary Jane SherwoodView this family
December 28, 1882 (aged 56 years)
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Thomas Edward Mills aged 25, a labourer of Rouse Hill, son of James Mills and Elizabeth T. Rowling; Mary Jane Sherwood aged 23, labourer's daughter of Rouse Hill, daughter of Joseph Sherwood and Elizabeth Walker.

Birth of a son
#15
Claude William Sherwood
1883 (aged 57 years)
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Name: Claude William Sherwood Birth Date: 1883 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1883 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: Joseph Sherwood Mother: Elizabeth Ann Registration Number: 15924

Death of a sonClaude William Sherwood
1884 (aged 58 years)
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Name: Claude W Sherwood Death Date: 1884 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: Joseph Mother's name: Elizabeth Registration Year: 1884 Registration Place: Central Cumberland, New South Wales Registration Number: 7747

Marriage of a childRobert WhitmoreHarriett Susannah SherwoodView this family
May 13, 1885 (aged 59 years)
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Married at St Pauls Castle Hill by J.T. Schleiter were Robert Whitemore a bachelor and labourer aged 21 born Rouse Hill and Harriett Susanna Sherwood a spinster aged 21 born Parramatta. Parents of the groom were John [sic] Whitmore a farmer and Sarah Chapman. parents of the bride were Joseph Sherwood a labourer and Elizabeth Walker.

Marriage of a childHenrietta SherwoodView this family
Type: Common
about 1888 (aged 62 years)

Marriage of a childGeorge DeamanEliza SherwoodView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 18, 1891 (aged 65 years)
Citation details:

Rouse Hill Christ Church Marriage 17 June 1868 - 24 April 1895

Text:

Married 18 Feb 1891 at Christ Church Rouse Hill George Deaman a bachelor, born Seven Hills, a labourer age 28, residing Seven Hills, son of John Deaman and Elizabeth (Anderson) a labourer Eliza Sherwood a spinster, born Seven Hills, age 18 residing Rouse Hill, daughter of Joseph Sherwood a labourer and Elizabeth In the presence of Annie Smith and Joseph Sherwood

Death of a husbandJoseph Mould Sherwood
June 30, 1893 (aged 67 years)
Note:

Death Certificate: 1893/13009 - Joseph Sherwood, Labourer, died 30 June 1893, aged 69 years, at Rouse Hill, New South Wales. of "natural causes". Coroner's Order for burial. Father: Francis Sherwood, Labourer. Mother: Susannah Moles. Informant: Joseph Sherwood, son, Rouse Hill. Registered 1st July 1893. Where born: Seven Hills, New South Wales. Place of Marriage: Prospect, at age about 28 years, to Elizabeth Walker. Children of marriage: Milinda - 40; Louise Ann - 35; Mary Jane - 33; Charlotte - 31; Harriet Susannah - 29; Francis - 38; Henrietta - 26; Joseph - 24; Eliza; Mary Ann (?); Arthur- 17.

The 8 July 1893 edition of the Windsor/Richmond Gazette, reported - "Joseph Sherwood, 69, died near his home at Rouse Hill. He and his son had been working a patch, and his son took the heavy gear home and left him to bring a bag of vegetables. He did not return home and was later found dead. The doctor said he had a heart attack. He was buried at Rouse Hill Cemetery by Rev. C. Blackett."

Burial of a husbandJoseph Mould Sherwood
July 2, 1893 (aged 67 years)
Cemetery: Rouse Hill Anglican Cemetery
Note:

In Loving Memory of JOSEPH SHERWOOD DIED JUNE 30TH 1893 AGED 69 YEARS ALSO ELIZABETH, WIFE OF THE ABOVE DIED JUNE 1 1912 AGED 86 YEARS ALSO FRANK SHERWOOD, DIED SEPT 16TH 1917 AGED 63 YEARS.

Marriage of a childJohn Thomas MouldHenrietta SherwoodView this family
March 26, 1896 (aged 70 years)
Address: Christ Church
Text:

John Thomas Moulds a bachelor born Rouse Hill, a farmer aged 21, and Henrietta Sherwood a spinster born Rouse Hill, were married by Dixon Hudson. Parents of the groom were James Moulds a farmer and Eliza Fletcher. Parents of the bride were Joseph Sherwood and Elizabeth Walker. Witnesses were Arthur Sherwood and Mary Ann Sherwood.

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Name: John T Moulds Spouse Name: Henrietta Sherwood Marriage Date: 1896 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: St Marys, New South Wales Registration Year: 1896 Registration Number: 3877

Marriage of a childArthur SherwoodClara Ward SargeantView this family
June 11, 1901 (aged 75 years)
Address: Christ Church
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Arthur Sherwood a bachelor born Seven Hills, a labourer aged 24 married Clara Ward Sergeant a spinster born Rouse Hill, aged 22, the minister being E.G. Cranswick. Parents of the groom were Joseph Sherwood (deceased) a labourer and Elizabeth Walker. Parents of the bride were Harry Sergeant a butcher and Annie Taylor. Witnesses were Arthur John Sergeant and Agnes May Sergeant.

Death of a daughterLouisa Ann Sherwood
November 18, 1910 (aged 84 years)
Source: Gravestone
Death June 1, 1912 (aged 86 years)
Cause of death: Cerebral apoplexy
Note:

Death Certificate No. 1912/8448 records death on 1 June 1912 at Rouse Hill, Baulkham Hills Shire, New South Wales. (Old Age Pensioner). Age 86. Cause of Death: Cerebral Apoplexy, 10 days. Medical Attendant: A.G. Johnston, 1 June 1912. Father: Charles Walker, Labourer. Mother's name "not known". Born at Parramatta, New South Wales.

A local newspaper recorded the death of "Mrs Eliza Sherwood", as follows:- " ROUSE HILL - Mrs Eliza Sherwood died on Saturday at the age of 86 years. She was a native of Rouse Hill and leaves over 100 descendants living around the Hills district. Messrs Joseph and Arthur Sherwood are sons, and Mrs James Cornwell, Mrs Thomas Mills and Mrs John Moulds are daughters of the deceased. The funeral took place on Monday and was very largely attended. The remains were interred in the Rouse Hill cemetery, Rev. Mr Williams conducting the burial service. Mr Chandler, of Windsor, was the undertaker."

Burial June 3, 1912 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Rouse Hill Anglican Cemetery
Shared note: Grave no. 42 plot 15B
Note:

In Loving Memory of JOSEPH SHERWOOD DIED JUNE 30TH 1893 AGED 69 YEARS ALSO ELIZABETH, WIFE OF THE ABOVE DIED JUNE 1 1912 AGED 86 YEARS ALSO FRANK SHERWOOD, DIED SEPT 16TH 1917 AGED 63 YEARS.

Undertaker: J.H. Chandler. Minister: H.J. Roberts, Church of England. Witnesses: Thos. Skinner and C. Roughley.

Family with parents
father
herself
18261912
Birth: 1826Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1912Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with
husband
herself
18261912
Birth: 1826Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1912Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: about 1849
20 months
daughter
1850
Birth: August 15, 1850 24Greendale, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
Family with Joseph Mould Sherwood
husband
18241893
Birth: May 24, 1824 29 15Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 30, 1893Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
herself
18261912
Birth: 1826Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 1, 1912Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: about 1853Prospect, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
-22 months
son
1851
Birth: March 2, 1851 26 25Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
16 months
daughter
18521924
Birth: June 21, 1852 28 26Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1924Liverpool, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Sherwood, Francis (1855-1917)
18551917
Birth: 1855 30 29New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1917Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Sherwood, Louisa Ann (1857-1910)
18571910
Birth: April 19, 1857 32 31Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 18, 1910Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18591933
Birth: July 29, 1859 35 33Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 10, 1933Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18611917
Birth: November 26, 1861 37 35Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 25, 1917Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18641931
Birth: August 31, 1864 40 38Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 30, 1931Rouse Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
18681936
Birth: 1868 43 42Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 9, 1936Riverstone, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18701942
Birth: 1870 45 44Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 7, 1942Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Sherwood, Eliza (1872-1944)
18721944
Birth: 1872 47 46Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 2, 1944Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
18761919
Birth: 1876 51 50Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 6, 1919Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18781938
Birth: 1878 53 52Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1938Kogarah, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
18831884
Birth: 1883 58 57Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1884Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
MarriagePurnell, Marion (editor)
Text:

resulted in the birth of a daughter in 1850

MarriageDocument - Death Certificate
Citation details:

Death certificate of Joseph Sherwood

MarriagePurnell, Marion (editor)
Text:

A common law marriage as indicated by birth registrations of some of their children being only listed under Elizabeth's (mother's) name and annotation to that effect, ie., parents not married.

DeathEmail - Dodds, Renee - June 2009
Death

Death Certificate No. 1912/8448 records death on 1 June 1912 at Rouse Hill, Baulkham Hills Shire, New South Wales. (Old Age Pensioner). Age 86. Cause of Death: Cerebral Apoplexy, 10 days. Medical Attendant: A.G. Johnston, 1 June 1912. Father: Charles Walker, Labourer. Mother's name "not known". Born at Parramatta, New South Wales.

A local newspaper recorded the death of "Mrs Eliza Sherwood", as follows:- " ROUSE HILL - Mrs Eliza Sherwood died on Saturday at the age of 86 years. She was a native of Rouse Hill and leaves over 100 descendants living around the Hills district. Messrs Joseph and Arthur Sherwood are sons, and Mrs James Cornwell, Mrs Thomas Mills and Mrs John Moulds are daughters of the deceased. The funeral took place on Monday and was very largely attended. The remains were interred in the Rouse Hill cemetery, Rev. Mr Williams conducting the burial service. Mr Chandler, of Windsor, was the undertaker."

BurialView

Grave no. 42 plot 15B

Burial

In Loving Memory of JOSEPH SHERWOOD DIED JUNE 30TH 1893 AGED 69 YEARS ALSO ELIZABETH, WIFE OF THE ABOVE DIED JUNE 1 1912 AGED 86 YEARS ALSO FRANK SHERWOOD, DIED SEPT 16TH 1917 AGED 63 YEARS.

Undertaker: J.H. Chandler. Minister: H.J. Roberts, Church of England. Witnesses: Thos. Skinner and C. Roughley.

Shared note

BURI: CEME Rouse Hill Cemetery