(circa 1837 - 1918)
Detailed biographyFor a detailed biography of David Press click here.
BirthHe was born circa 1837 in Wiveliscombe, EnglandG.1,2 He was the son of Daniel Press and Ethelinda Staid.3,4
Family surnameFor more information about the Press surname click here.
DeathHe 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
MarriageHe 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
- Mary Jane Press+10,11,4,5 (1867 - 1951)
- Son1 Press11 (circa 1868 - before 1907)
- Agnes E Press11,4 (circa 1869 - after 1918)
- Daughter1 Press11,4 (circa 1870 - before 1907)
- Susan Press11,4 (circa 1871 - after 1918)
- Daughter2 Press11,4 (circa 1873 - before 1907)
- Joseph Press11,4 (circa 1875 - after 1907)
- David Press11,4 (circa 1878 - after 1907)
- Henrietta Press11,4 (circa 1880 - after 1918)
- Sarah Blanche Press11,4 (circa 1882 - after 1918)
Life event details
- [S70] Baptism Certificate for Mary Jane Press, 6313/1867, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 10 December 1867.
- [S134] Press family, Una Passenger List, 1849, 2460.
- [S91] Marriage Certificate for David Press and Susannah Baker, Number 1454 (42), Volume 1866, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 2 May 1866.
- [S203] Death Certificate for David Press, 12610/1918, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 31 Aug 1918.
- [S212] Research Report, Hanrahan-Hogan Descendants Chart, unknown author, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming.
- [S199] Death Certificate for John Kessey, 002534/1902, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 26 Mar 1902.
- [S189] Death Certificate for Ethelinda Press, 9031/1880, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 26 July 1880.
- [S133] Newspaper advertisement, Una arrival, Sydney Morning Herald, column 2, front page, 27 Nov 1849, State Library of NSW,.
- [S314] Marriage Certificate for James Kessey and Mary Jane Kessey (Press), Number 1923/003952, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 23 Jan 1923.
- [S43] Death Certificate for Mary Jane Kessey, 957/1951, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 5 March 1951.
- [S200] Death Certificate for Susan Press, 15520/1907, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 16 Oct 1907.
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Daniel Press's descendants
William Baker's descendants