Redcastle Cemetery Clean-up Days

The Club helps maintain the Redcastle Cemetery as part of its Community Work program.
Working Bees are normally held twice a year.
If you are interested in helping, contact us for the next Redcastle Cemetery Clean-up Day.

Redcastle Cemetery

LISTING OF PERSONS BURIED IN REDCASTLE CEMETERY

Redcastle Cemetery

Latitude: -36.792841<br>Longitude: 144.786715

Latitude: -36.792841
Longitude: 144.786715

Name Date Buried  Age Grave?     Parents’ names (if known) Comments
BABIDGE,  Elizabeth Ellen 27/08/1875 1 year 2 months William Babidge & Martha Gray
BAKER,  Julius 27/02/1894 33 Killed in mining accident
BARKER,  Edward 16/07/1876 70 Yes Richard Barker & Elizabeth Lesswall >New headstone, inscribed:  “Bert,
BARKER,  Eliza 27/03/1867 57 Yes James Lesswell(?) and ?? >Fred & Jack Barker – February 2000″
BARKER,  Frederica Rose Laura 03/06/1876 1 year 11 days ?? and Laura Barker
BARKER,  Laura Eliza 25/12/1873 5 months James Barker & Amelia Windebank
BARNDEN,  James 10/10/1864 33 James Barnden and ??
BENNY,  Francis 24/01/1886 68
BERTENSHAW,  Hannah 17/07/1872 32
BIANCHI,  William 07/10/1887 3 weeks Angelo Bianchi & Ellen Huston Date could be 1877
BISCHOFF,  Elizabeth Ann 26/08/1876 12 years 6 months William Bischoff & Sarah Ann Gray >Probably
BISCHOFF,  Regina 26/10/1872 1 year Wilhelm Bischoff & Sarah Ann Gray >sisters
BURGESS,  John 01/05/1866 6 weeks John Burgess & Mary Doolan
CHAMBER,  J or I 06/07/1947 85
CHAMBERLAIN,  Charles 03/02/1907 86
CHAMBERLAIN,  David 17/09/1874 9 days Charles Chamberlain & Catherine Carle
CHAMBERLAIN,  David George 26/07/1947 87 Charles Chamberlain and Emily ?? Most recent date
CHAPMAN,  Louise Sarah 13/01/1862 3 months James Edward Chapman & Sarah Pert
CLARKE,  David 12/04/1873 16 months Son of John and ??(?)
CLARKE,  Emily 19/06/1935 84 Yes “Beloved wife” of Frederick Clarke
CLARKE,  Frederick 02/04/1910 62 Yes John Clarke & Mary Ann Hollingsworth See Mary Ann Clarke
CLARKE,  John 07/11/1881 65 John Clarke and Mary Ann Salt Discovered first gold in area
CLARKE,  Mary Ann 24/07/1865 42 Yes J Holingsworth and Ann ?? Nee Hol(l)ingsworth
CLARKE,  Walter 07/06/1861 2 years John Clarke & Phoebe Louisa Morgan
COLLINS,  Hannah 14/01/1866 15 days ?? and Hannah Collins >Hanna/Anna?
COLLINS,  James 26/06/1864 15 days ?? and Anna Maria Collins >Could be same mother
COLLINS,  John 28/10/1900 75 Peter Collins and ??
CREELY,  Matthew 28/11/1893 71 Henry Creely & Mary Neal
DAVIES,  Flora Theodore 23/05/1868 8 months William Davies and Margaret Grey
DRAPER,  Catherine 16/12/1895 17 months Alexander Draper and Louisa Gleeson
DUNCKLEY,  Charles 04/01/1879 68 Surname could be DUNKLEY
ELLIS,  Anne 12/12/1861 24 James Hennessey and Bridget ??
FOLVIG,  Charles Olsen 09/12/1882 7 months Magnus Folvig & Mary Jane Massey
FOLVIG,  Emily Louisa 02/10/1880 5 years Magnus Folvig & Mary Jane Massey
FOWLER,  Eliza 12/09/1881 38 Martin Fowler and Abigail ??
FOY,  James 25/09/1927 93 Yes David Foy and Mary ??
GAFFNEY,  Margaret 19/10/1870 1 day Thomas Gaffney & Margaret Morgan
GERONOVITCH,  Antonio 16/05/1880 53 Luke Geronevich & Maria Seegovitch
GERONOVITCH,  Christina 08/03/1865 10 weeks Antonio Gerovinitch(sic) & Mary Bottrill See Mary Geronovitch
GERONOVITCH,  Mary 17/03/1915 81 ?? Bottrill and ?? (Note multiple spellings of Gero…)
GIBSON,  Edward 14/09/1870 38
GILL,  Robert 30/04/1875 51
GLEESON,  Irene 27/06/1906 8 months Patrick Gleeson and Emma Harris >These have to be
GLEESON,  Mary Ann 01/02/1896 32 Patrick Gleeson and Mary Egan >different Patrick Gleesons.
GLEESON,  Mary Ann 19/02/1896 53 O’hagan Francis Egan & Anne Murrita Aka Mary Egan?
GLEESON,  Patrick 24/10/1891 64 Daniel Gleeson and Cath O’Shea
GREEN,  James 23/06/1877 50
HAMILTON,  Jane Manson 26/01/1869 1 year Yes Walter Scott Hamilton & Mary Catherine Hickey >”Infant twin daughters”
HAMILTON,  Mary Catherine 26/01/1869 1 year Yes Walter Scott Hamilton & Mary Catherine Hickey >on headstone.
HAMILTON,  Mary 01/07/1911 73 Yes ?? Hickey and ?? >>Parents of
HAMILTON,  Walter Scott 25/07/1917 81 Yes Peter Hamilton and Mary Ann Manson >>above twins.
HAWKING,  William 16/04/1874 57
HAWKING,  William James 16/03/1873 5 weeks Edward Hawking and Elizabeth Jones
HEATHER,  Eda 08/08/1875 15 days Charles Frederick Heath & Kate Star Surname should be HEATH
HIRD,  Annie 04/10/1913 43 Yes William Tice and Chris Crawford
HIRD,  Edward 12/04/1896 59 Yes ?? and Mary Barter
HIRD,  Edward James 13/07/1927 59 Edward Hird and Mary Theresa Braters
HURST,  Nicholas 06/04/1880 57
KELLY,  James 25/08/1873 3 years John Kelly and Catherine Creely
KNIGHT,  Phillip 09/03/1869 44 John Knight and Susan Wagland
LONSDALE,  Eliza Margaret 25/08/1870 6 days Charles Lonsdale and Sarah Allen
LONSDALE,  Emma Leah 21/12/1897 37 Yes Phillip Knight and Ellen Pippin
LONSDALE,  Hannah 11/01/1877 7 months William Joseph Lonsdale & Jessie Marie Knight Sister to Leah Emma Knight
LONSDALE,  Jessie Maria 16/05/1876 24 Yes Phillip Knight and Ellen Pippin
LONSDALE,  Leah Emma 02/10/1867 16 days William Joseph Lonsdale & Jessie Maria Knight Sister to Hannah Knight
LONSDALE,  William J. ?? 1928 86 Yes William Joseph Lonsdale and Eliza Atkinson
LOWE,  Elizabeth Ann 25/05/1868 12 months William Lowe amd Mary ??
MERRYFULL,  James 17/05/1880 1 year William Henry Merryfull and Eliza Robinson
MITCHELL,  ?? ??/??/1892 infant
MITCHELL,  Alice 03/05/1905 43 William Davey Mitchell & Sarah Arnold
MITCHELL,  Bertha Veronica 24/05/1891 8 months Stephen Henry Mitchell and Mary Howard See Mary Mitchell
MITCHELL,  Ella Florence ??/??/1884 1 month
MITCHELL,  Frederick Henry 28/01/1897 1 year 7 months Fred Mitchell and Hart Thompson
MITCHELL,  Mabel ??/??/1890 ?? Uncertain – probably buried at Redcastle
MITCHELL,  Mary 24/07/1892 42 Ch Howard and Christina Graham
MITCHELL,  Sarah Jane ??/??/1880 child
MITCHELL,  Sarah Jane 14/09/1873 2 years 6 months Stephen Mitchell and Mary Ann Howard See Mary Mitchell
MITCHELL,  Stephen Henry 06/09/1900 62 Joseph Mitchell and Jane Gribble
MITCHELL,  Stephen Henry 30/01/1902 32 Stephen Mitchell and Mary Howard See Mary Mitchell
MITCHELL,  William 24/04/1905 9 days William Moses Mitchell and Alice Davey See Alice Mitchell
MITCHELL,  William Moses 06/08/1915 65 John Mitchell and ??
MORAN,  Bertie 01/10/1875 10 days George Moran and Isabella Sutherland See Isabella Moran
MORAN,  Bessie Rachel 12/04/1897 24 Yes George Moran and Isabella Sutherland
MORAN,  Charles James 03/06/1892 26 Yes George Moran and Isabella Sutherland
MORAN,  George 21/04/1911 84 Yes
MORAN,  Isabella 03/09/1895 65 Yes James Sutherland and Helen Grieve
MORAN,  William 13/08/1911 52 Yes George Moran and Isabella Sutherland
MORRIS,  ?? 04/12/1880 6 hours ?? and Sarah Morriss
MORRIS,  Charlotte 30/01/1863 1 year Henry Morris and Selina Griffiths
MORRIS,  Sarah 18/12/1880 22 William ?? and Ann ??
MUNSTER,  Louis Daniel 29/04/1861 38 Paul Munster and Magna ??
McKEE,  Eleanor 07/02/1891 52 Yes John Bates and Eleanor ?? >Headstone also includes Clara E.
McKEE,  James 17/08/1902 67 Yes James McKee and Mary Orr >McKee, died 14/12/1894, aged 22.
McKEE,  Clara E 14/12/1894 22 Yes Andrew Pook and Elizabeth O’Grady Died following childbirth
McKEE,  Eva Isabella ??/??/1891 2 days James and Eleanor McKee Interred with parents
NEAL,  Ivy Eveline 24/01/1898 6 weeks William Neal and Sarah Neal
NEILSON,  Alexander 22/10/1893 57 Daniel Neilson and Mary Alexander
NEILSON,  Isabel Bessie 23/06/1899 10 weeks William Neilson and Susannah Cath Morgan
NEILSON,  Marion Elizabeth 04/01/1914 52 Antonio Geronovich and Mary Bottrill
NEILSON,  Mary 28/12/1866 10 months Alexander Neilson and Elizabeth Graham
NEILSON,  William Charles 27/11/1913 23 William Neilson and Susan Moran
O’TOOLE,  James 30/09/1877 50 John O’Toole and Catherine O’Brien Died after falling down a mine shaft
PEARMAN,  James 10/04/1869 88 James Pearman and Ann ??
POLKINGHORNE,  William Northey 21/09/1868 18 months William Henry Polkinghorne & Nancy Ann Allen
POOK,  Andrew 17/03/1876 1 year 13 days Andrew Pook and Elizabeth O’Grady See Elizabeth Pook
POOK,  Elizabeth Jane 22/05/1902 53 William O’Grady and Mary ?? Andrew’s mother
PROCTOR,  Charles 27/05/1907 78 Thomas Proctor and Mary ??
PUSTON,  John 11/04/1875 52 C/be John Preston, parents unknown.
QUIRK,  Andrew 14/09/1898 7 weeks Patrick Quirk and Mary Jane Pook
RALPH,  Harrison 23/03/1861 2 years Harrison Ralph and Ann Cox
REED,  Emily 29/01/1872 11 months John Reed and Catherine Profser
REID,  John Milne 19/12/1875 44 James Reid and Ann Walker
RICHARDSON,  Sarah Frances 31/07/1861 2 yrs I month Henry Richardson and Jane ??
ROBERTS,  John 01/10/1891 67 William Roberts and Ellen Griffiths
ROBERTSON,  James Daniel 06/09/1864 28 James Robertson and Mary McDonald Cut own throat – suicide
ROFSER,  William 07/11/1886 57 Morgan Rosser and Abigail Tamplin Surname should be ROSSER
RUFSEL,  Jane 06/04/1863 8 months William Russell and Bridget Rogers Surname should be RUSSELL
SMITH,  George 16/09/1862 35 Blown up in a mine explosion
SULLIVAN,  Agnes 01/01/1861 39 James Ashcroft and Margaret ?? Died of DTs.  Oldest date
TAYLOR,  Robert William 18/09/1882 32 Noah Taylor and Hannah Marten
THOMSON,  Annie 19/05/1901 36 William Thomson and Elizabeth Barker >Annie died of “severe dropsy”, and
THOMSON,  ?? 19/05/1901 Stillborn >took her child with her.
THOMSON,  David William 18/03/1877 8 months William Thomson and Elizabeth Barker
THOMSON,  Eliza 19/08/1863 2 months William Thomson and Elizabeth Barker
THOMSON,  Elizabeth 04/07/1876 37 Edward and Eliza Lesswall
THOMSON,  Hugh 30/08/1863 9 days Hugh Morton Thomson & Julia Payne Mann
THOMSON,  Percy Mann 15/10/1867 5 years Hugh Morton Thomson & Julia Payne Mann
TICE,  Alexander Crockett 25/02/1870 13 months William Tice and Christina Crockett
TICE,  Christina 06/11/1891 42 Alexander Crockett and Annie Robb
TICE,  William 09/07/1895 50
TYLER,  Ada Charlotte 03/10/1873 6 months John Tyler and Frances Mills
WALSH,  William 30/08/1873 47 Kenneth Walsh and Mary Cluney
WHITFIELD,  Edna May 15/03/1915 3 years Charles Whitfield and Martha Hart Kemp
WINTER,  Alfred 01/03/1873 23
YE GEEN,  ?? 21/02/1879 49 (From China) Killed when thrown from a cart
YOUNG,  Margaret Ann 24/03/1861 6 months Robert Young and Hannah Brough

Additionally, the Heathcote records comment that there were “approximately 50 Chinese burials in unmarked graves, interred along fence near dirt road”.