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David Press

b. about 1837, d. 31 August 1918
Possibly David Press, circa 1860.

Detailed biography

For a detailed biography of David Press click here.

Family Surname

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Birth

David Press was born about 1837 in Wiveliscombe.1,2,3

Parents

FatherDaniel Press (b. 1790, d. before 24 May 1880)
MotherEthelinda Staid (b. 1809, d. 24 May 1880)

Family life

David Press and Susannah Baker were married on 2 May 1866 at Church of Saints Michael and John in Bathurst. Roman Catholic||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 marry1,4,3

Children with Susannah Baker (b. about 1848, d. 14 October 1907)

DaughterMary Jane Press+ (b. 24 October 1867, d. 5 March 1951)
SonSon1 Press (b. about 1868, d. before 14 October 1907)
DaughterAgnes E Press (b. about 1869, d. after 31 August 1918)
DaughterDaughter1 Press (b. about 1870, d. before 14 October 1907)
DaughterSusan Press (b. about 1871, d. after 31 August 1918)
DaughterDaughter2 Press (b. about 1873, d. before 14 October 1907)
SonJoseph Press (b. about 1875, d. after 14 October 1907)
SonDavid Press (b. about 1878, d. after 14 October 1907)
DaughterHenrietta Press (b. about 1880, d. after 31 August 1918)
DaughterSarah Blanche Press (b. about 1882, d. after 31 August 1918)

Working life

  • On 31 August 1918 David Press was a farmer.3,5

Residence information

David Press lived in Triangle Flat, NSW, Australia, about 1890.6

Death

David Press died on 31 August 1918 at Piper Street in Bathurst. carcinoma of the penis and arthenia||He had suffered the former for 2 years3 He was buried on 2 September 1918 at Roman Catholic cemetery in Jumpers Flat.3

Citations

  1. [S323] Baptismal Record: Press, Mary Jane, Vol 1867, (10 December 1867), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages
  2. [S387] Press family entry, Una, Passenger List, 1849; in 4/4915 (Kingswood: Archives Office of NSW), 2460.
  3. [S457] Death Certificate, David Press, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1918 No 12610.
  4. [S344] Marriage Certificate, David Press and Susannah Baker, 2 May 1866, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW. 1866/1454 (42).
  5. [S453] Death Certificate, John Kessey, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1902 No 2534.
  6. [S466] "RR: Hanrahan-Hogan Descendants Chart", unknown author, Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
Last Edited10 June 2019