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CHAMBERS & BROWN

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Marriages Sep 1841 Gateshead 24 93
CHAMBERS James & BROWN Elizabeth

Married 12 Jul 1841 Heworth, Yorkshire, England ?

1851
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGVQ-QSB

1871
RG10 Piece 5056 Folio 102 Page 53
Civil Parish: Gateshead
County: Durham
Registration District: Gateshead
Sub-RD: Gateshead
ED: 21
No of Schedule: 296
Address: 115 High St
James Chambers Head Mar 53 Stationer Barrasford Northumberland
Page 54
Eliz. Chambers Wife Mar 51 - Gateshead
Richd. Chambers Son Unm 25 Assistant Stationer Gateshead
James Chambers Son 19 [No occ.] Gateshead

Marriages Jun Qtr 1876 Gateshead 10a 1066
CHAMBERS James & McGILL Margaret Rose
 
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'S S Abergeldie' (II) arrived 6 Jul 1884 Sydney and family Reels 2142, 2495
Nominated Cases - Married Couples
CHAMBERS James 30 Engine Fitter vide P.C. Durham CofEng Mother & sister ? £5
Margaret 25 Northumberland £5
James 5 Durham £2-10
Alice 3 Durham
Joseph 1 Durham

Mother and sister already in NSW ??

Birth reg for daughter Mary E aged 13 in 1861 ?
 
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NSW Marriage 2612/1886 DOHERTY PATRICK - CHAMBERS MARY - PETERSHAM

Not that one.
 
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Mary Elizabeth ChambersGender FemaleBirth Date 27 Sep 1847Birth Place Gateshead, Durham, EnglandBaptism Date 1 Nov 1847Baptism Place Gateshead, Durham, EnglandFather James ChambersMother Elizabeth ChambersFHL Film Number 252783Reference ID yrs 1843-1848 p 248
 
Thanks Keith.

NSW BDM has gone down again.

I can't see Elizabeth's arrival before 1884.
 
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Could she have married before ?
Marriage

William Henry GRANT
1846–1929

Fact details
Jul 1868
Gateshead, Durham, England

Spouse

Mary Elizabeth CHAMBERS
1847–1885
 
Possibly.

I don't have another sister for James so I'm assuming Mary is the one already in NSW by 1884 ?

I can't find the death in England in 1885 and I can't check NSW at the moment.
 
Arrival

Mary Elizabeth CHAMBERS
1847–1885

Fact details
18 Oct 1877
Arrived on the "Dunbar Castle"

Death

Mary Elizabeth CHAMBERS
1847–1885

Fact details
11 Jan 1885
Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
 
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A guess at the moment.

NSW Death 12481/1895 CHAMBERS ELIZABETH - UNKNOWN - UNKNOWN - GRANVILLE

Not in Ryerson.

I can't find a notice in Trove.

Rookwood
Elizabeth Chambers Date of Death: N/A Date of Burial: 28 Oct 1895 Age: N/A Plot: MMM_Zone C/#/623
 
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I don't know if that is the right death for Elizabeth.

Arrival for Elizabeth 1871 census - 6 Jul 1884.
 
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