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NSW Marriage V1838410 75/1838 CLARKE JAMES R - WOODLEY LAVINIA M - JB= Presbyterian St Andrew's Sydney

I, J. R. Clarke do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with, the Presbyterian Church of Scotland [signed] J. R. Clarke
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I, The Revd. John McGarvie of Sydney, Minister of St. Andrews' Church there, do hereby certify that James Richard Clarke, Bachelor of Viewforth near Sydney, Carpenter and Lavinia Matilda Woodley, of the same place, Spinster, were joined together in Wedlock by me on the Twenty first day of August 1838 at Viewforth as aforesaid, by Banns, in the presence of Robert Woodley, Eliza Woodley both of Sydney.
Parties signed. [signed] John McGarvie Minister


1823 February 9 Lavinia Matilda - Robert & Elizabeth Woodley When Born: January 1 1823 St.P SydneyE

WOODLEY Robert 'Larkins' 1817 31/0176 22 Mar 1831 Certificate of Freedom [4/4304; Reel 987] * Convicted at Devon Assizes.

I have no marriage for Robert or his death or that of Elizabeth.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Tue 29 May 1860 p.1
On the 25th instant, at his residence, Balmain, Mr. James Richard Clarke, aged 46 years. Through life he was much and deservedly respected.

I have no baptism for James and nothing at all on his parents.
Findagrave has:
Robert Woodley b 6 April 1788 Rattery South Hams, Devon died 8 Oct 1854 buried St Thomas’s Cemetery, Queanbeyan

marriage 7 Sept 1812 Stoke Damerel Devon to Elizabeth Hooper – FHL 916925,916926,916927
Elizabeth with children Richard & Henry arrived on “Providence”. 1821 & she died Dec 1850 NSW

Elizabeth baptised 2 June 1796 Stoke Damerel, Devon – Anglican – Joseph & Grace Hooper nee Blight – page 196

Joseph Hooper marriage to Grace Blight 13 Jan 1805 Stke Damerel Devon – FHL 616924
James Richard Clarke b 22 Sept 1814 baptised 16 Oct 1814 St Mary Rotherhithe Southwark

John Clarke (1781-1838) & Susannah Butcher (1778-1843) – they married 9 Sept 1800 Lowestoft Suffolk – FHL 0543869 IT 10,
Thanks Val.

NSW Burial WOODLEY ROBERT 1603/1854 V18541603 41A AGE 70 - MJ= CofE Canberra; Lake George; Queanbeyan

Woodley Robert 8 Oct 1854 70 Carwoola Anglican Church NSW

NSW Burial WOODLEY ELIZA 940/1850 V1850940 36A AGE 59 - NV= CofE Camperdown; Newtown

Woodley Eliza 1 Dec 1850 59 w/Robert Camperdown NSW Section B BN00876
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Susannah Butcher
Christening Date 28 Feb 1778
Christening Place Lowestoft, Suffolk, England
Father's Name Richard Butcher
Mother's Name Susanna
Microfilm Number 924137
Batch P009831
NSW Burial V1850940 36A/1850 WOODLEY ELIZA AGE 59 - NV= CofE Camperdown; Newtown

Page 44 & 45
Burials in the Parish of Camperdown in the County of Cumberland in the Year 1850
No. 876 Eliza Woodley Abode: Kent St When Died: Decr. 1 When Buried: Decr. 4 Age: 59 Ship's Name: - Quality or Profession: - By whom the Ceremony was performed: Charles Kemp
NSW Burial V18541603 41A/1854 WOODLEY ROBERT AGE 70 - MJ= CofE Canberra; Lake George; Queanbeyan

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Burials in the Parish of Queanbeyan in the County of Murray in the Year 1854
No. 110 Robert Woodley Abode: Molonglo When Died: Oct 8 When Buried: Oct 9 Age: 70 Ship's Name: - Quality or Profession: Shepherd By whom the Ceremony was performed: E. Smith
John Clarke (1781-1838) & Susannah Butcher (1778-1843) m. 9 Sep 1800 Lowestoft, Suffolk – FHL 0543869 IT 10

James Richard Clarke b. 22 Sep 1814 baptised 16 Oct 1814 St Mary Rotherhithe, Southwark, Surrey

Arrival by 1838 for James R. ?

NSW Death 1857/1860 CLARKE JAMES R - JOHN - SUSANNAH - BALMAIN * 25 May 1860

1841 census and deaths for John and Susannah, thanks.