The Irish Merediths

Person Page 82

Isabella FURLONG

F, #2041, b. 25 December 1875, d. 27 February 1962

Parents

FatherJohn FURLONG b. ca. 1841, d. 7 May 1918
MotherAnn WILKINSON b. ca. 1852, d. ca. 1888

Biography

Isabella FURLONG was born on 25 Dec 1875 in Tinnahinch, Queen’s Co., IrelandG. She married Samuel MEREDITH, son of Thomas MEREDITH and Rebecca STRONG, on 12 Nov 1902 in Clonaslee, Queen’s County, Ireland.1 Isabella FURLONG died on 27 Feb 1962, at age 86, in Redcross, Co. Wicklow, IrelandG.2
Isabella was the eldest daughter of John Furlong, of Tinniehinch, Queen’s County. She had no children. She appeared on the 1911 census in the household of Samuel Meredith in Ballyduff, Moyanna Parish, Co. Laois, Ireland, in which she was described as Isabella Meredith, wife, Church of Ireland, can read & write, aged 35, born in Queen's co, married for 8 years, no children.1,3

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Citations

  1. [S1113] The Irish Times, Nov 14, 1902; pg1 Marriage announcement: Meredith - Furlong.ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Irish Times (1859-2008) accessed online 2009, “MEREDITH and FURLONG - On Wednesday, November 12, at Clonaslee, by RevH.BHewson, M.A., Samuel Meredith, Ballyduff House, Stradbally, to Isabella, eldest daughter of John Furlong, Tinniehinch, Queen’s County.”
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S1038] 1911 Census of Ireland, Queen's Co, Kilmurry D.E.D., Ballyduff Townland, Film Number: 2193134, LDS Family History Library, Item: 74&|;7
Last Edited11 Dec 2016

Joseph MATHERS1

M, #2042, b. before 1874, d. before 1911

Parents

Biography

Joseph MATHERS was born bef. 1874. He married Rebecca MEREDITH, daughter of Thomas MEREDITH and Rebecca STRONG, on 30 Apr 1895 in Coolbanagher Parish Church, Coolbanagher, Co. Laois.1 Joseph MATHERS died bef. 1911.2
Joseph Mathers was a Grocer resident in Tandragee, Co. Armagh, at the time of his marriage in 1895. He may be the Joseph Mathers who was buried on 20 August 1904 in Maitland Cemetery, Cape Town.1,3

Children with Rebecca MEREDITH b. 25 Dec 1869, d. 14 Sep 1920

DaughterViolet Maud Elizabeth MATHERS b. ca. 1896, d. Jan 1983
SonRev. William Henry Meredith MATHERS b. ca. 1899, d. 14 Nov 1987
DaughterEileen Annie MATHERS b. ca. 1903, d. 5 Jul 1986

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1114] Marriage certificate of Joseph Mathers and Rebecca Meredith, 30 April 1895, Coolbanagher Church, Queen’s County, Ireland; copy in posession of author
  2. [S599] 1911 Census of Ireland online http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Queen_s_Co_/Kilcolmbane/Ballycarnan/791674/ accessed Nov 2009
  3. [S1430] Ancestry24.com: Maitland Cemetery records
Last Edited21 Oct 2012

Violet Maud Elizabeth MATHERS1

F, #2043, b. about 1896, d. January 1983

Parents

FatherJoseph MATHERS b. bef. 1874, d. bef. 1911
MotherRebecca MEREDITH b. 25 Dec 1869, d. 14 Sep 1920

Biography

Violet Maud Elizabeth MATHERS was born ca. 1896 in Cape Town, South AfricaG.1 She married Hugh Carnegie MITCHELL on 12 Jan 1921 in Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, AustraliaG, witnesses Peter Graham Dow and Caroline Smith.1 She died in Jan 1983.2 She was cremated on 4 Jan 1983 in Fawkner Memorial Park, Victoria, AustraliaG.2
Violet Maud Elizabeth Mathers was living at 14 Station Street, Coburg at the time of her marriage in 1921.1

Child with Hugh Carnegie MITCHELL b. ca. 1891, d. Apr 1951

SonKenneth Gordon MITCHELL b. 23 Nov 1921, d. 27 Dec 1988

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1115] Marriage certificate of Violet Maud Elizabeth Mathers and Hugh Carnegie Mitchell, 12 Jan 1921, Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia; copy in the possession of the author
  2. [S1116] Fawkner Memorial Park, online database http://www.fcmp.com.au/
Last Edited29 Jul 2010

Eileen Annie MATHERS1,2

F, #2044, b. about 1903, d. 5 July 1986

Parents

FatherJoseph MATHERS b. bef. 1874, d. bef. 1911
MotherRebecca MEREDITH b. 25 Dec 1869, d. 14 Sep 1920

Biography

Eileen Annie MATHERS was born ca. 1903 in Cape Colony, South AfricaG.1 She married Eric Walter THORNTON on 20 Apr 1929 in Coburg Presbyterian Church, Victoria, AustraliaG, witnesses C. Beattie and [illegible].2 She died on 5 Jul 1986.3 She was cremated on 8 Jul 1986 in Fawkner Memorial Park, Victoria, AustraliaG.

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S599] 1911 Census of Ireland online http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Queen_s_Co_/Kilcolmbane/Ballycarnan/791674/ accessed Nov 2009
  2. [S1115] Marriage certificate of Violet Maud Elizabeth Mathers and Hugh Carnegie Mitchell, 12 Jan 1921, Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia; copy in the possession of the author
  3. [S1116] Fawkner Memorial Park, online database http://www.fcmp.com.au/
Last Edited28 Jul 2010

Rev. William Henry Meredith MATHERS1,2

M, #2045, b. about 1899, d. 14 November 1987

Parents

FatherJoseph MATHERS b. bef. 1874, d. bef. 1911
MotherRebecca MEREDITH b. 25 Dec 1869, d. 14 Sep 1920

Biography

Rev. William Henry Meredith MATHERS was born ca. 1899 in Cape Colony, South AfricaG.1 He married Edna Elsie REES on 26 Sep 1922 in Horsham Presbyterian Church, Victoria, AustraliaG, witnesses Dorothy Agnes Rees and Arthur Leslie Rees.2 He died on 14 Nov 1987.3 He was buried on 17 Nov 1987 in Fawkner Memorial Park, Victoria, AustraliaG.3
William Henry Meredith Mathers was described as a Home Missionary on his marriage certificate.2

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S599] 1911 Census of Ireland online http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Queen_s_Co_/Kilcolmbane/Ballycarnan/791674/ accessed Nov 2009
  2. [S1115] Marriage certificate of Violet Maud Elizabeth Mathers and Hugh Carnegie Mitchell, 12 Jan 1921, Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia; copy in the possession of the author
  3. [S1116] Fawkner Memorial Park, online database http://www.fcmp.com.au/
Last Edited28 Jul 2010

Eric Walter THORNTON1

M, #2046, b. about 1904, d. March 1971

Biography

Eric Walter THORNTON was born ca. 1904 in Victoria, AustraliaG.1 He married Eileen Annie MATHERS, daughter of Joseph MATHERS and Rebecca MEREDITH, on 20 Apr 1929 in Coburg Presbyterian Church, Victoria, AustraliaG, witnesses C. Beattie and [illegible].1 Eric Walter THORNTON died in Mar 1971. He was cremated on 10 Mar 1971 in Fawkner Memorial Park, Victoria, AustraliaG.2
Eric Walter Thornton was the son of William Charles Thornton. He was described as a Tent Maker on his marriage certificate.1

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1115] Marriage certificate of Violet Maud Elizabeth Mathers and Hugh Carnegie Mitchell, 12 Jan 1921, Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia; copy in the possession of the author
  2. [S1116] Fawkner Memorial Park, online database http://www.fcmp.com.au/
Last Edited26 Aug 2010

Hugh Carnegie MITCHELL1

M, #2047, b. about 1891, d. April 1951

Biography

Hugh Carnegie MITCHELL was born ca. 1891 in Doneraile, Co. Cork, IrelandG. He married Violet Maud Elizabeth MATHERS, daughter of Joseph MATHERS and Rebecca MEREDITH, on 12 Jan 1921 in Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, AustraliaG, witnesses Peter Graham Dow and Caroline Smith.1 Hugh Carnegie MITCHELL died in Apr 1951.2 He was cremated on 27 Apr 1951 in Fawkner Memorial Park, Victoria, AustraliaG.2
Hugh Carnegie Mitchell was the son of William Geddes Mitchell, an Estate Agent, and his wife Minnie Pattison. He was living at 1 Blair Street, Coburg and described as a Clerk on his marriage certificate.1

Child with Violet Maud Elizabeth MATHERS b. ca. 1896, d. Jan 1983

SonKenneth Gordon MITCHELL b. 23 Nov 1921, d. 27 Dec 1988

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1115] Marriage certificate of Violet Maud Elizabeth Mathers and Hugh Carnegie Mitchell, 12 Jan 1921, Presbyterian Church, Albion Street, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia; copy in the possession of the author
  2. [S1116] Fawkner Memorial Park, online database http://www.fcmp.com.au/
Last Edited29 Jul 2010

Thomas Simon DAVIES

M, #2048, b. about 1869, d. 29 May 1946

Biography

Thomas Simon DAVIES was born ca. 1869 in Newcastle Emlyn, WalesG.1 He married Anne MEREDITH, daughter of Thomas MEREDITH and Rebecca STRONG. Thomas Simon DAVIES died on 29 May 1946 in Rudloe, Lower York Rd., Wynberg, South Africa.2,3 He was buried in Plumstead Cemetery, Wynberg, Cape ProvinceG.2
Thomas Simon Davies was the son of John Lloyd Davies and Mary Ann Herbert, who ran the Emlyn Arms Hotel in Newcastle Emlyn, Wales. He appears to have been known as Thomas Sims Davies in South Africa (according to his death notice and gravestone), but his birth and census records from Wales confirm that it was originally ‘Simon’.

Children with Anne MEREDITH b. 26 Dec 1871, d. 25 Jan 1947

DaughterMary Mifanwy DAVIES b. 2 Feb 1909, d. 4 Dec 1988
DaughterKathleen Helen DAVIES b. 4 Feb 1911, d. 22 Aug 1997

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1428] Ancestry24.com: Plumstead cemetery URL:http://. Ancestry24.com/wp-content/gallery/cemeteries-cape-province-plumstead/Davies_Thomas_Sims.JPGAccessed: 2012-10-05(Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/6BC6bOzrf), - place of birth from detail on headstone
  2. [S1428] Ancestry24.com: Plumstead cemetery URL:http://. Ancestry24.com/wp-content/gallery/cemeteries-cape-province-plumstead/Davies_Thomas_Sims.JPGAccessed: 2012-10-05(Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/6BC6bOzrf)
  3. [S1458] Death certificate: Thomas Sims Davies, 1946; Ancestor.co.za
Last Edited16 Feb 2015

Mary Mifanwy DAVIES

F, #2049, b. 2 February 1909, d. 4 December 1988

Parents

FatherThomas Simon DAVIES b. ca. 1869, d. 29 May 1946
MotherAnne MEREDITH b. 26 Dec 1871, d. 25 Jan 1947

Biography

Mary Mifanwy DAVIES was born on 2 Feb 1909 in Mossel Bay, Cape Province, South AfricaG.1 She married William Edward JAMES. She died on 4 Dec 1988, at age 79, in Cape Town, South AfricaG.1

Child with William Edward JAMES b. 25 Mar 1904, d. 29 Feb 1992

SonRobert John JAMES b. 28 Aug 1943, d. 16 Nov 1981

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1427] James Family Tree,. Ancestry.con; http://trees.ancestry.co.uk/tree/45034151/person/6544604447
Last Edited5 Oct 2012

Kathleen Helen DAVIES

F, #2050, b. 4 February 1911, d. 22 August 1997

Parents

FatherThomas Simon DAVIES b. ca. 1869, d. 29 May 1946
MotherAnne MEREDITH b. 26 Dec 1871, d. 25 Jan 1947

Biography

Kathleen Helen DAVIES was born on 4 Feb 1911.1 She married Graham Albert CROCKER on 27 Dec 1933.1 She died on 22 Aug 1997, at age 86, in Montagu, South AfricaG.1

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1450] South African Death Notices, www.identitynumber.org
Last Edited4 Nov 2014