1907 1912 1939
Australian Town and Country Journal (NSW : 1870 – 1907), Saturday 5 April 1884 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article71010373 PICTURE NO 4 IS MT VERGE’S BEE HOUSE. SANDERS WERE ON VERGE LAND.
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Thursday 30 April 1936, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article17347377
BelliGenWeb :: Book Indexing Project :: Valley of the Macleay.
http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article704109 A PETITION FROM SETTLERS OF THE MACLEAY The Maitland Mercury… Wednesday 4 April 1849, page 2 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article680322 MURDERS BY THE BLACKS.- Intelligence was received yesterday, in Sydney, from the Bellinger River, dated the 17th inst. statingthat Daniel Devlin, His wife, and Dennis Cheyne, all living on John Robertson’s cedar cutting station, had … Continue reading ABORIGINAL MATTERS IN THE BELLINGER AND MACLEAY NLA 1800s
Hello I am trying to put together the jigsaw of the early built environment at Kinchela and I am hoping you will be interested in my observations and can assist with answers to some questions. The pieces of the jigsaw have come from references including your websites, the MRHS Walk in History Brochure, MRHS Journal … Continue reading SANDERS IN KINCHELA
FROM THE PEOPLE __________________________________ MATERNAL LINEAGE. via JOYCE BELL. REDFERN JAMES O’BRIEN Hi Lynne, oddly enough I recently posted a couple of blog posts about Little Young Street and the Greek Orthodox Church. http://jamesobrien.id.au/2009/12/06/little-young-street/ http://jamesobrien.id.au/2009/12/06/surry-hills-churches/ The church, by the way is in Walker Street, not Little Young Street. James _________________________________ ATLAS AND HERCULES BRIAN AHEARN … Continue reading COMMENTS FROM OUT THERE
Philip Hurrell Spread the word Lynne….:-) There is another journal in the Canberra archives about the voyage but unreadable except for an entry in Feb 1853, "Mrs Hurrell died today", referring to Harriet Hurrell, John Hurrells first wife, whist in quarantine…. Philip Hurrell Hi Lynne, please find attached my hurrell research. I thought you might … Continue reading COURTESY OF PHILLIP HURRELL
http://sandersofkinchela.wordpress.com/ 12-1-2012 Annette Bevan: Hi everyone and happy new year – we went to Kempsey museum yesterday. They have a lot of information and photos which quite a few were unnamed. We went to kinchela and South West Rocks. A very nice part of the coast. When Blackberry died in 1910 there were 174 decendants, … Continue reading SANDERS DISCUSSIONS
ANCESTRY OF LYNNE SANDERS 1. LYNNE SANDERS was born on Oct. 19, 1949 in SUMMER HILL, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA. Father: 2. BRUCE SANDERS . Mother: 3. JOYCE BELL 2. BRUCE SANDERS was born on Jun. 19, 1920 in SYDNEY AUSTRALIA and died on Jun. 8, 2005 in BELLINGEN NSW AUSTRALIA. He married JOYCE BELL on Oct. … Continue reading ANCESTRY OF LYNNE SANDERS
Cathy Gainge From the Guardian News (Nambucca) : "Reflections on the early years at Eungai Creek The next meeting of Mary Boulton Pioneer Cottage and Museum committee will be held at 1.30pm on Saturday (12th) and will focus on Eungai and Warrell Creek. Guest speakers will be Bill and Marge Thomas and Edna Stride. Bill … Continue reading EUNGAI AND WARRELL CREEK. THANK YOU CATHY GAINGE.
GREVILLES SUMMER ISLAND Greville’s Post Office Directory 1872 SUMMER ISLAND Page 475 Distance 312 miles North of Sydney Mail closes at General Post Office Monday, Thursday 5.30 pm and steamer direct. Mail arrives at Post Town Saturday, Tuesday 11 am and steamer. Mail leaves for Sydney Thursday, Saturday 6 pm. and steamer direct. Mail arrives … Continue reading GREVILLE’S PO DIRECTORY SUMMER ISLAND
FREDERICKTON 1872 Frederickton Page 184 Distance 301 miles North of Sydney Mail closes at General Post Office Monday, Thursday 5.30 p.m. and steamer direct Mail arrives at Post Town Saturday, Tuesday 7 a.m. and steamer Mail leaves for Sydney Thursday, Saturday 10 p.m. and steamer direct Mail arrives at Sydney Wednesday, Saturday mornings and steamer … Continue reading GREVILLES POST OFFICE DIRECTORY
COMMENTS POSTED FROM READERS AND FAMILY MEMBERS AND CONNECTIONS. With substantial details and further questions. Further info would be greatly appreciated. MATERNAL LINEAGE. via JOYCE BELL. REDFERN JAMES O’BRIEN Hi Lynne, oddly enough I recently posted a couple of blog posts about Little Young Street and the Greek Orthodox Church. http://jamesobrien.id.au/2009/12/06/little-young-street/ http://jamesobrien.id.au/2009/12/06/surry-hills-churches/ The church, by … Continue reading COMMENTS FROM OUT THERE – IN DETAIL.
Saul family reunion When: 21 May 11 – 22 May 11 21 May 2011 – reunion at Bellimbopinni Public School 10am – 4 pm Dinner – Kempsey RSL (informal) 22 May 2011 – 9.30 All Saints Anglican Church service 11am – reception at Macleay River Historical Society Museum, South Kempsey 2 pm – gathering at … Continue reading SAUL FAMILY REUNION.
G’day Lynne, I stopped in today to see Noel Everson (was married to Elsie Maud Sanders now deceased) and still lives on acreage in Kinhcela on the road to Hat Head but he wasn’t home. I drive through those parts frequently and enjoy the fact I have history around this area. My grandfather was Raymond … Continue reading STEVE SANDERS
NSW Elections – 1917 Results.
Check the FACEBOOK GROUP, SANDERS OF KINCHELA, for Cathy and Alison’s immaculate work in the Cemeteries of the Macleay. http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=121086487926688
Theresa Bowen said January 18, 2011 Hi Lynne I grew up on Fatterini Island in the 1970′s and I must say that it was an idyllic place to grow up. I am undertaking a research project on that island for a course I am doing and I am interested in any information that you can … Continue reading LOOKING FOR INFO ON FATTORINI ISLAND AGAIN
Mapping our Anzacs.
I am bringing to the Posts some of the comments which Contributors have made. Some are seeking assistance and others have been generous in their provision of information and images. Comments are welcome. If you are able to assist, leave a message in the comment section and the Contributor will be able to follow through. … Continue reading COMMENTS ASKING FOR ASSISTANCE AND FILLING IN GAPS.
http://www.kempsey.nsw.gov.au/pdfs/thematichistory.pdf THIS document provides an detailed background for the MACLEAY VALLEY and features names of various places which feature in the Sanders , Craig, Hurrell etc history. Inc Verge, Austral Eden, Yarrabandini. http://www.kempsey.nsw.gov.au/pdfs/thematichistory.pdf
TRIAL BAY WAS built in a later period than what I’m usually looking at. The connection with South West Rocks was earlier for my direct family. I do however have documents and images from Jan Maurice and Sanders’ were out there as Boatsmen and running a boarding house as well as one lad being remembered … Continue reading TRIAL BAY AND SOUTH WEST ROCKS
FLAME TREES AND JACARANDAS BIG RIVERS CROWN MOTEL GRAFTON BELLINGER SHIRE COUNCIL AND MUSEUM While other elements of the family are travelling far and wide, we took a trip down the Mid North Coast. First stop was the CLARENCE , the huge river of which I have known so little till this year. I don’t … Continue reading MID NORTH COAST TRAVELS
3708/1878 BELLJOHN MARRIED MACNEILMARY AMANNING RIVER 3708/1878 BELLJOHN MCNEILMARY AMANNING RIVER Born at Taree on June 27 1859 she married John Bell in 1878 and from this union came a family of nine children : James, Norman, Anne, Janet, Mary, Roy, Elizabeth and William. Henry Flett (ca.1810-1877), was born at Caithness, Scotland and … Continue reading GRANNY BELL: BORN ON THE MANNING RIVER IN 1859