Possibly David Press, circa 1860.

David Press

(circa 1837 - 1918)

Detailed biography

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Personal details

Birth

     He was born circa 1837 in Wiveliscombe, EnglandG.1,2 He was the son of Daniel Press and Ethelinda Staid.3,4

Family surname

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Death

     He died on 31 August 1918 in Piper Street, Bathurst, AustraliaG. The official cause of death was carcinoma of the penis and arthenia. He had suffered the former for 2 years.4 He was buried on 2 September 1918 in Roman Catholic cemetery, Jumpers Flat, AustraliaG.4

Family life

Marriage

     He married Susannah Baker on 2 May 1866 in Church of Saints Michael and John, Bathurst, AustraliaG. David was a farmer of Triangle Flat; Susannah a farmer's daughter of Dunn's Plains. Both signed with a mark, as did John Baker (best man). Mary Cullen signed her own name. William Baker gave permission for Susannah to marry.1,3,4

Children of David Press and Susannah Baker

Life event details

Census, occupation and residence information

Witnessed events

Resources

Citations

  1. [S70] Baptism Certificate for Mary Jane Press, 6313/1867, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 10 December 1867.
  2. [S134] Press family, Una Passenger List, 1849, 2460.
  3. [S91] Marriage Certificate for David Press and Susannah Baker, Number 1454 (42), Volume 1866, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 2 May 1866.
  4. [S203] Death Certificate for David Press, 12610/1918, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 31 Aug 1918.
  5. [S212] Research Report, Hanrahan-Hogan Descendants Chart, unknown author, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming.
  6. [S199] Death Certificate for John Kessey, 002534/1902, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 26 Mar 1902.
  7. [S189] Death Certificate for Ethelinda Press, 9031/1880, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 26 July 1880.
  8. [S133] Newspaper advertisement, Una arrival, Sydney Morning Herald, column 2, front page, 27 Nov 1849, State Library of NSW,.
  9. [S314] Marriage Certificate for James Kessey and Mary Jane Kessey (Press), Number 1923/003952, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 23 Jan 1923.
  10. [S43] Death Certificate for Mary Jane Kessey, 957/1951, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 5 March 1951.
  11. [S200] Death Certificate for Susan Press, 15520/1907, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 16 Oct 1907.

Charts

Family forebears chart
Daniel Press's descendants
William Baker's descendants