#1309, b. 25 June 1843, d. 1915
- Relationship: 3rd great-grandmother of My granddaughter Madison :-D
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- Birth Reg: Susannah's birth was registered in the quarter ended in June 1843 in the Cockermouth registration district.1
- Christening: She was christened on 25 June 1843 in All Saints' Church, Cockermouth, Cumberland, England.2,3
- Marriage: She married John William Wilkins, son of John Huddlleston Wilkins and Sarah Davis, on Thursday, 6 December 1860 in Port Sorrell, Tasmania, Australia, when they were 23 years ~&~ 17 years, 5 months and 11 days old. John William aged 23 and Susannah aged 17 in the house at Mt Erica on the River Forth - Susannah was listed as a servant and John was listed as a labourer on the marriage record. There is NO Mt Erica on the topographical map near the Forth River? In 1860, the town (for want of a better word) Forth would have been the only place in the vicinity, but there could have been grazing establishments that have now disappeared. The Minister, Walter Mathieson, was from the Independent Church.4
- Marriage of Daughter: Her child Elizabeth Ann Wilkins was married on 8 October 1882 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.5,6
- Marriage of Daughter: Her child Lydia Susannah Wilkins was married on 5 April 1885 in Wilkins Boarding House, Tamar Street, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.7,8
- Marriage of Daughter: Her child Adelaide Louisa Wilkins was married on 7 December 1889 in The Baptist Church Manse, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.9
- Marriage of Daughter: Her child Mary Ann Wilkins was married on 24 February 1895 in George Street, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.10,11,12
- Marriage of Son: Her child Thomas Oswald Wilkins was married on 15 April 1897 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.
- Marriage of Daughter: Her child Grace Ruth Wilkins was married on 30 October 1898 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.13,14
- (Widow) Death: In 1901, at the age of 58 years, 3 months and 11 days, Susannah was left a widow by the death of John William Wilkins.15
- Marriage of Daughter: Her child Evan Rachael Wilkins was married on 5 December 1905 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.16
- Marriage of Son: Her child Thomas Oswald Wilkins was married on 6 August 1913 in Invermay, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.17
- Death: Susannah died in 1915 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, (Aged 71 years, worked back from recorded birth date).18
- Burial: She was buried on 24 June 1915 in Cypress Street Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.19
- Married Name: Her married name was Wilkins.
- Residence: In 1903 Susannah lived in 60 (Frederick Street?), Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. Susannah was shown as the occupier of a House etc.20
- Will: Susannah Wilkins left a will in 1915 in Tasmania, Australia, Wilkins Susannah 1915 AD960/37 319 9858 - Details of the will from Ann Cavanagh who has a copy - "Susannah died in Launceston 25th June 1915. She was a widow. She left all her money to her youngest daughter Evan Rachel."21
Children of Susannah Oswald and John William Wilkins
- Elizabeth Ann Wilkins+ b. 21 Dec 1863, d. 1900
- Lydia Susannah Wilkins+ b. 19 Jun 1866, d. 20 May 1946
- Adelaide Louisa Wilkins+ b. 10 Feb 1869, d. 9 Dec 1949
- Thomas Oswald Wilkins+ b. 28 Jul 1871, d. 22 Dec 1948
- Mary Ann Wilkins+ b. 30 Oct 1874, d. Oct 1968
- Grace Ruth Wilkins+ b. 18 Oct 1877, d. 1944
- John William Wilkins b. 1 Jul 1880
- Evan Rachael Wilkins b. 5 Jul 1883
- Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 about Susannah Oswald
Name: Susannah Oswald
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1843
Registration district: Cockermouth
Inferred County: Cumbria, Cumberland
- International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type Printout Call No. Type
C056001 1813-1830 0090596 Film 6904837 Film
C056001 1831-1854 0090597 Film NONE
C056001 1855-1862 0090598 Film NONE.
- International Genealogical Index (IGI), parents: James Oswald,? Susannah
name: Susannah Oswald
baptism/christening date: 25 Jun 1843
baptism/christening place: All Saints Church, Cockermouth, Cumberland, England
father's name: James Oswald
mother's name: Susannah
indexing project (batch) number: I03934-1
system origin: England-EASy
source film number: 1472292.
- BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1860/684 33/684.
- BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1882/721.
- Tasmanian Family Link, online http://www.eos.tased.edu.au/pioneers/taslink3
- BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, NELSON, John CM 722006 Age: 27 Marriage
Spouse: WILKINS, Susannah Oswald Age: 19
Marriage Date: 05 Apr 1885
Reg Year: 1885 Reg State: Tasmania
Ref Number: 735.
- Tasmanian Archives database: as seen on certificate filmed in tas archives. rgd 1/1/193.
- BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1889/865 37/865.
- Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Folio 37/446.
- BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1895/446.
- International Genealogical Index (IGI), M310492 1894-1895 1368313 Film NONE.
- Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Folio 37/576.
- Tasmanian Archives database: rgd 1/13/57 viewed on site.
- Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, 1901/267.
- Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, 1905/693.
- Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "one world tree."
- Australia Death Index, 1787-1985: Name: Susannah Wilkins
Death Date: 1915
Death Place: Tasmania
Father's Name: Wilkins
Registration Place: Launceston, Tasmania
Registration Number: 0191.
- Memorial Inscriptions in Tasmania Index of TAMIOT in Tasmania, by unknown, a:in03/0.
- Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, 1903 Hobart Gazette.
- Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online http://digital.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, 1915 AD960/37 319 9858.