Southern Highlands Index

a Southern Highlands Index

A list of names from the early days of the Robertson/Burrawang/Kangaroo Valley areas of the Southern Highlands of New South Wales.



Burrawang General Store c1865

Index He to Hy

Surname

First name(s)

Place

Notes

Ref

Head

Henry

Beaumont, Kangaroo Valley

Early selector c1866

9

Heatherington

Eliza

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Heatherington

Margaret Matilda

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Heatherington

Rebecca Elizabeth

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Heatherington

Thomas

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Henderson

Joseph Longmore

 

Teacher at Avoca Public School from October, 1876

5

Henningham

G

 

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937 Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41

2

Henry

H

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces, World War I

9

Herbert

R P

Avoca

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

5

Heriot

H

Sheepwash Road, Wildes Meadow/Avoca

Operated a sawmill The Handee from 1946

5

Hetherington

R R

Kangaroo Valley

Treasurer of Kangaroo Valley Agricultural & Horticultural Association 1886

2,9

Hewitt

John

Robertson

Fourth teacher at Fountaindale Public School 24 April 1885 to 31 December 1888 Resigned and "left the colony" after his Sewing Mistress at the school became pregnant by him

P

Hicks

F.

Burrawang

Enlisted in WW1 and recorded on Roll of Honour 1914-1919 monument, Hoddle Street, Burrawang

P 

Hiles

John

Kangaroo Valley

Licencee of Commercial Hotel, Kangaroo Valley 1891

3

Hill

A. C.

Nowra Road, Yarrunga

Operated a sawmill near the Elmwood Public School from 1930

5

Hill

J.

Burrawang

Enlisted in WW1 and recorded on Roll of Honour 1914-1919 monument, Hoddle Street, Burrawang

P

Hill

Julia

Barrengarry

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Hill

Warren Baker

Barrengarry

Registered elector 1903, gardener.

12

Hill

William

Wildes Meadow/ Avoca/Moss Vale

Milk / butter carrier contracted to Emu Butter Factory 1892 Married the widowed Mary Ann Moule, (nee Mumberson)

5,6

Hillcrest Public School

 

Upper Kangaroo River

Original name of Upper Kangaroo River School when opened in 1888

4

Hilliard

Joseph/Joe

"Big River" East Kangaloon

Wed at the first church-school in East Kangaloon c1868. Freehold elector 1875.

2,11

Hindmarsh

A .W.

 

Son of W R Hindmarsh Jnr Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937

2

Hindmarsh

A. J.

 

Son of W R Hindmarsh Jnr. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41.

2

Hindmarsh

Betty

Robertson

Winner of inaugural Queen of the District Robertson Show 1932

2

Hindmarsh

C. (Miss)

Robertson

Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1892

2

Hindmarsh

Eva (nee Miller)

Robertson

Wife of W R Hindmarsh Jnr. Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

2,12

Hindmarsh

F.

Yarrawa Brush

Early settler Yarrawa Brush 1862

8

Hindmarsh

H. E.

 

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937

P

Hindmarsh

Kate Florence (nee Ayers)

Victorian born

Wife of M. E. Hindmarsh. Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

2,12

Hindmarsh

Michael

"Alne Bank" Gerringong

Migrated from Alnwick, Northumberland in May 1822 per Mimosa. He and his wife became the first white settlers at Gerringong 1827 One of the founders of Illawarra A & H Society, Wollongong 1844 and Kiama 1847 Died 25 January 1867

2

Hindmarsh

Michael Evan

"Kulube" Robertson

Born "Alne Bank" Gerringong 1865. Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1896. Prizewinner at Robertson Agricultural Show 1900. Registered elector 1903, farmer. Resigned from Robertson Agricultural Society committee 1905 as he was leaving the district. Obviously returned as he was elected President 1914 after his brother W R (Jnr) stood down.

2,12

Hindmarsh

N.

 

Vice President Robertson Junior Farmers Club 1936/7.

2

Hindmarsh

Robert

Yarrawa

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Gerringong.

11

Hindmarsh

S .R .

 

Son of W. R. Hindmarsh Jnr. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41. Vice President 1944. Died 1964.

2

Hindmarsh

Thomas

Yarrawa

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Gerringong.

11

Hindmarsh

William R.

 

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41. Vice President 1944. Prizewinner Robertson A & H Show 1945.

2

Hindmarsh

William Rutter (Jnr)

"Alnwick" Robertson from 1880

Born Gerringong 1862. 100 acres 1884 - 1 horse, 30 cattle. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1886. Leased 10 acres of his property "Alnwick" for the Robertson Agricultural Society on 1 October 1887 as permanent Showground. Elected Treasurer 1889-90. Elected President 1893 and stepped down 1914. Registered elector 1903, farmer. His brother M.E. Hindmarsh was elected in his place. Returned as President 1918 and served a total of 33 years in that position.

2,10, 12

Hindmarsh

William Rutter (Snr)

Avoca/ Robertson

Early settler 1862. Freehold elector whilst non-resident at Ulladulla. 600 acres 1884 - 10 horses, 100 cattle. Appointed one of initial Trustees of Robertson Showground March 1888. Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1888. Elected Vice President 1889-90. Established a piggery with James Gilroy in Robertson 1891. Member of the Belmore Falls Trust 1887.

2,8, 10,11

Hird

Thomas G.

Kangaroo Valley

First teacher at Kangaroo Valley Public School April 1871 Formerly taught at Sutton Forest

3,9

Hoare

Maurice

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, mail contractor.

12

Hoddle

Robert

Surveyor-General's Department

First surveyed the area of Yarrawa Brush 1830 Hoddle Street Robertson named after him Also surveyed Kangaroo Valley July/August 1831

1

Hogan

Michael Joseph

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, butter-maker.

12

Holden

Richard

Yarrawa

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Kiama.

11

Holland

John

Bong Bong and Kangaroo Valley

Early (1835) cedar timber-getter in Kangaroo Valley on Barrengarry Mountain

3

Hollins

J.

 

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41

2

Holman

J. T.

Kangaroo Valley

Treasurer of Kangaroo Valley School of Arts 1927

9

Holmes

George

Burrawang

Residential elector 1875.

11

Holmes

John

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, carpenter.

12

Hope

N. S

Avoca

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

5

Hopkins

Dulce

 

Married Walter Ragg

5

Hordern

Anthony

Bowral

Prizewinner Robertson A & H Show 1934. Principal of former Sydney department store bearing his name

2

Hordern

Sir Samuel

Bowral

President Royal Agricultural Society 1955

2

Hore

A.

Avoca

Cattle drover at turn of the century, taking stock to saleyards at Elizabeth Street, Moss Vale

5

Hoskins

William

Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875.

11

Hotel Robertson

Licensed hotel

Robertson

Opened November 1924 but the Hotel Robertson Company was wound up in 1926. The building is now known as Raneleigh.

8

Howell

John

Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Parkes.

11

Howell

Mark Driver (Snr)

Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875.

11

Howell

Thomas

Kangaloon/Yarrawa

Residential elector 1875.

11

Hughes

R.T.C.

Burrawang

Enlisted in WW1 and recorded on Roll of Honour 1914-1919 monument, Hoddle Street, Burrawang

P

Hughes

Robert

Burrawang

Head Teacher, Burrawang Public School from January 1916

P

Hull

Benjamin

Yarrunga

Registered elector 1903, carrier.

12

Hull

George

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Camden.

11

Humphries

Andrew

Robertson

Corporal in West Camden Lancers (Robertson Squadron) 1898. Registered elector 1903, hairdresser. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1918

2,P, 12

Humphries

Edward

Dodd's Lagoon, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903 at Robertson, carpenter. Fined 150 in January 1930 for possessing a moonshine still. He was aged 74 at the time.

3,12

Humphries

Elizabeth (Mrs)

Dodd's Lagoon, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903 at Robertson, domestic duties. Mother of Edward and Thomas Humphries (moonshiners). Aged 104 when her sons were arrested in 1930. She died aged 106.

3,12

Humphries

James

Underhill, Yarrawa

Freehold elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, carpenter.

11,12

Humphries

John

Robertson/Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875. Recorded as owning 6 horses and 1 cow in 1884 but no land on which to keep them. Corporal in West Camden Lancers (Robertson Squadron) 1898. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

P,10, 11,12

Humphries

Johnston

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Humphries

Sarah Ann Jane

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Humphries

Thomas

Dodd's Lagoon, Kangaroo Valley

Freehold elector at Yarrawa 1875. Fined 150 in January 1930 for possessing a moonshine still. He was aged 64 at the time.

3,11

Hunt

J. P.

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in the Armed Forces WWII and was killed in action

3,9

Hunt

James

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875.

11

Hunt

James

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII, posted overseas and returned

9

Hunter

George

Kangaloon/Yarunga

Leasehold elector 1875.

11

Hunter

John

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII, posted overseas and returned

9

Hunter

P.

 

Vice President Robertson Junior Farmers Club 1936/7

2

Hunter

William

Avoca/Burrawang

Farmer who petitioned for conversion of Yarrunga Provisional School to a Public School on 31 December 1875 which was agreed in February 1876. Freehold elector 1875. 200 acres 1884 - 4 horses, 35 cattle, 4 pigs.

5,10, 11

Hutchinson

T.A.

Burrawang

Enlisted in WW1 and recorded on Roll of Honour 1914-1919 monument, Hoddle Street, Burrawang

P

Huxley

Alice Australia

Beaumont

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Huxley

Henrietta Maud

Beaumont

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Huxley

J.

Kangaroo Valley

Died in First World War 1914-1918

9

Huxley

Maria Ann

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Huxley

Robert Wilson

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Huxley

Samuel (Sam)

Kangaroo Valley

Early selector of 400 acres c1865. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

3,9, 12

Huxley

William George

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, butcher.

12

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