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James LITTEN and Arabella EASTMAN

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Something is not right. Cobar is not Bourke. Crow is not Growe. Phillip is not Samuel.

Marriage 2341/1877 EASTMAN HENRY PHILLIP - GROWE REBECCA K - BOURKE * 31 Jul

Birth 7475/1891 EASTMAN ARABELLA S - HENRY P - REBECCA C - BOURKE * 10 Apr

Marriage 8756/1913 LITTEN JAMES G - EASTMAN ARABELLA S - SYDNEY

19 MARRIAGES Solemnized in the District of -
No. 298 August 23rd 1913
James George Litten - Ironworker - Darlinghurst - Bachelor - Sydney - 49 - James Litten dead & Elizabeth West - Stonemason
Arabella Sophia Eastman - Home duties - Sydney - Spinster - Cobar - 22 - Henry Samuel Eastman & Rebecca Kathleen Crow - Restaurant Proprietor
Married at St. David's Church Surry Hills According to the rites of the Church of England
Parties signed: James George Litten, Arabella S Eastman
Witnesses signed: Henry Eastman, George Litten
By me Robert B S Hammond Officiating Minister

The Sydney Morning Herald - Fri 6 Apr 1917 p.6
DEATHS
EASTMAN.-April 5, 1917, Henry Samuel Eastman, late of 50 Druitt-street, city, dearly beloved husband of Rebecca Kate Eastman, in his 67th year.

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Henry Samuel Phillip Eastman b 1850 Middlesex to Robert Eastman (1821-1889 ) & Mary Anne Young (1827-1881 ) married Rebecca Catherine CROWE 31 July 1877. He died 5 April 1917 Granville.

SMH Fri 6 April 1917
EASTMAN.—April 5, 1917, Henry Samuel Eastman, late of 50 Druitt-street, city, dearly beloved husband of Rebecca Kate Eastman, in his 67th year.

Name Rebecca Crow
Gender Female
Christening Date 9 Apr 1854
Christening Place Alconbury-cum-Weston, Huntingdonshire, England
Father Samuel Crow
Mother Elizabeth Crow nee Scuffham
Search Photos Alconbury-cum-Weston, Huntingdonshire, England

Rebecca died 1940
Name Rebecca Catherine Eastman
Death Date 1940
Death Place New South Wales
Father's Name Samuel
Registration Year 1940
Registration Place Burwood New South Wales
Registration Number 4152

SMH - Thu 14 March 1940
EASTMAN.—March 13, 1940, at a private hospital, Burwood, Rebecca Catherine Eastman, of 102 Canterbury Road, Canterbury, formerly of Punchbowl, widow of the late Henry Samuel Eastman and dearly loved mother of Alice, Australia, Fred, Charlotte, Arabella, Eric, Bessie, Sylvia, and of the late Lilian, Ethel, Robert, Hal, and Wille Eastman, in her 87th year.
 

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Thanks Val.

So GROWE is an error. I'll add that to the list of errors I have in NSW index.


Birth EASTMAN BESSIE A 2385/1897 HENRY S P - REBECCA K - COBAR

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SMH - Dri 16 March 1923
LITTEN.—The Relatlives and Friends of Mrs. ARABELLA LITTEN and FAMILY, of 84 Ferris-street, Annandale, are invited to attend the Funeral of her late dearly-beloved HUSBAND and their FATHER, James George to leave the mortuary station, Regent- street, city ,THIS MORNING, by the 9.38 o'clock funeral train for Church of England Cemetery, Rookwood.

Arabella remarries:
5323/1926 BURTON HARRY T - LITTEN ARABELLA S - SYDNEY

BURTON ARABELLA SOPHIA 7619/1963 UNKNOWN PEACE PETERSHAM - KATHLEEN - AUBURN
 

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Thanks Val.

Don't know how 'Peace' fits in.

Can't find that on Rookwood site.

Young is a middle name.

1937 NSW Electoral Roll - Lang - Punchbowl
EASTMAN Rebecca Catherine, 66 Rosemont street, home duties
EASTMAN Frederick John Young, 66 Rosemont street, shop assistant


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Bessie Amelia Eastman b 1897 Cobar married Charles Gilmour Smith 1921
14465/1921 SMITH CHARLES G - EASTMAN BESSIE A - SYDNEY

Name Bessie Amelia Smith
Birth Year abt 1897
Age 82
Death Place Korumburra, Victoria
Father's Name Samuel Eastman
Mother's Name Rebecca Crow
Registration Year 1979
Registration Place Victoria
Registration Number 2822

They divorced 1945
http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/a...Limits=l-state=New+South+Wales|||l-decade=194

Name Charles Gil-Smith
Death Date 18 May 1968
Cemetery Woronora Cemetery
Cemetery Location Sutherland, New South Wales, Australia
Burial Location Sutherland

Charles remarried 1947 to Alice Edith Russell
 
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