Australian English Genealogy

Descendants of John Crowley


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Mary Ann Smith

THE death took place at her residence at North Richmond on Saturday last, 19th instant, of Mrs. Mary Ann Timmins, relict of the late Thomas Timmins, at the ripe age of 84 years. A native of the district; the deceased had lived here all her life, and was well-known and beloved throughout the Kurrajong by a wide circle of relatives and friends. She leaves one daughter, Amy (Mrs. G. Lawson, of North Richmond) and three grandchildren. The funeral took place on Sunday, the remains being laid to rest in the Church of England cemetery at North Richmond.
Source: Windsor and Richmond Gazette 25 Jan 1935

57. Elizabeth Ann Timmins

Mrs Elizabeth Ann Stinson, died at her residence, Jamisontown, this morning at the age of 78 years. Deceased, who was well known and very highly esteemed in the district, was born at Yarramundi, and lived in the Nepean-Hawkesbury district all her life. Her husband died about 15 years ago. She leaves two sons-John (Jamisontown), of the 20th Batt. A.I.F., and Thomas (Winton, Queensland). Another son, William Henry, of the 35th Batt., was killed at Passchendaele. Mr William Timmins, of Yarramundi, Mr Harry Timmins, of Blacktown, and Mrs E. Pearce are brothers and sister of deceased. Three brothers and a sister predeceased her. The funeral will take place to-morrow afternoon, when the interment will be in the C. of E. portion of Penrith general cemetery.
Source: Nepean Times 14 Apr 1938

61. James Timmins

Richmond Police Court.

(Before Mr Becke, P.M., and Mr Guest, J.P.)

John Davis, John and James Timmins were charged that they did in company unlawfully assault Frederick John Walden, on the evening of the 17th July, at Enfield. Pleaded not guilty. Complainant deposed that on the evening in question he was outside Stevenson's Hotel ; James Timmins ordered him off the verandah, and John Timmins rubbed at him and knocked him down, and struck him while he was on the ground ; Davis struck hffh during the scuffle ; witness got up and walked away, when the three defendants followed him, threatening to kick his ribs in, Thomas Whitehall gave evidence that he pre vented James Timmins from striking Walden on the previous night ; heard James Timmins say he would " deal it out" to Walden ; witness corrob orated the evidence of complainant.
Herbert Millington also gave corroborative evidence.
Edward Hogan deposed that on the night in question he witnessed a quarrel between James Timmins and Whitehall ; they had their coats off fighting ; Walden then pulled his coat oft, which fact James Timmins pointed out to his brother, John ; whereupon the latter followed Walden up and said, " I'm your man, Walden ;" Walden then rushed at John Timmins and struck him a cowardly blow in the eye ; they started fighting ; there were two or three falls and Walden ran away ; after this complainant met John Davis, who was standing on the verandah with his coat oft, and they had four or five falls on the road.
John Timmins gave corroborative evidence.The Bench declined to go further into the case, as the evidence was of such a conflicting character, and the quarrel seemed to be an electioneering squabble. Case dismissed.
Source: Windsor and Richmond Gazette 11 Aug 1894

266. James Timmins

A quiet wedding took place on June 28 at St. Alban's, Five Dock, the contract ing parties being Doris, eldest daughter of Mr. Charles Hayden (Sydney) and James (second son of Mr. James Tim mins (Richmond). The ceremony was performed by the Rev. John Boardman, The bride was attended by her sister, Miss Ida Hayden, and Mr. Roy Payne filled the duties of best man.A reception was afterwards held at the home of Constable Roy Payne, Haberfield. The happy couple later motored to the South Coast where the honeymoon was spent.
Mr. and Mrs. Timmins will reside in Richmond where many good wishes are tendered them.
Source: Hawkesbury Herald 17 Jul 1924

62. William Timmins

School Cases.
William Timmins was proceeded against for not sending his child, Arthur, to school for the required number of days for the half-year ending June 30. Pleaded guilty. Fined 1/-, 7/- costs of court. Fine paid
Source: Windsor and Richmond Gazette 16 Nov 1907

271. William Henry Timmins


Prompt Action Saved Man Gassed In Pit Prompt action by mining officials and a rescue party saved the life of a bricklayer in Aberdare colliery on Saturday afternoon when he was overcome by noxious fumes. William Timmins, 55, of Daniel street, Cessnock, was building a new seal in front of a crushed seal in 21 gannon. He complained of feeling ill, then collapsed. A deputy, Mr. W. Riley, and a shift man, Mr. Ray Jackson, were nearby to gice aid. The alarm was raised. Tire Undermanager (Mr. G. Randall) raced down the pit with the oxygen set, while other officials organised a rescue party by stretcher ins any men within hail of the mine. The point where Timmins had collapsed was more than two miles from tale surface. Timmin's was placed on a stretch an. tIe was carried to the surface by relays of bearers, consisting of E. Sellars, E. Minto, W. Rees, T. Conn, WV. Riley, R. Jackson. half way out of the mine the party was met by a team from the Mines Rescue Station, which administered oxygen. Timmins was admitted to Cess nock Hospital. It was reported that is was making satisfactory progress.
Source: Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate 3 May 1948

Helena Stapleton

DEATH. HOWELL. (nee Stapleton).-July 14. 1944 at- the residence of her daughter (Mrs. Johnson, 30 Dartbrook-road, Auburn) Helena, relict of George Howell, o Brighton Hill, 198 Old Prospect road Wentworthville, beloved mother of George Jack, Star, Les, Bill, Verie, Pat and Eva.
Source: The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate 19 Jul 1944