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 P to Q

Surname

First name(s)

Place

Notes

Ref

Packer

Henry (Snr) (Harry)

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, bailiff. Librarian at Kangaroo Valley School of Arts from 1907 until 1912, when he died. Harry Packer had been the pilot responsible for the rescue of the sole survivor of the wreck of the Dunbar off Sydney Heads in 1857.

9,12

Packer

Sarah Jane

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Parker

Alfred G.J.

Robertson

Born 1867. Married Mary Ann W. Kuhn in 1894 at Robertson. Died 1929.

P

Parker

John

Burrawang, Robertson

Cabbage grower 1890, supplying produce to Sydney as well as local area

8

Parker

Richard

Ploughed Ground, Robertson

100 acres 1884 - 4 horses, 8 cattle, 1 pig.

10

Parmenter

E.

"Thorn's Point" Burrawang

80 acres 1884 - 3 horses, 3 pigs.

10

Parmenter

J. T.

 

Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society but resigned in 1904 as he was leaving the district

2

Parrish

A. E.

Upper Kangaroo River

Eldest son of Edward Parrish. Awarded Military Medal in WWI when serving in First A I F. Elected first President of Kangaroo Valley R S L sub-branch 1920.

9

Parrish

Alice Ann

Kangaroo River

Married Albert White 1887. Eight children. Died 1899 aged 31and buried at Gerringong

P

Parrish

Bethel Margaret

Upper Kangaroo Valley

Born 1934, daughter of Percy Lawrence Parrish and Elizabeth Eileen (Hanigan). Student at Upper Kangaroo Valley Public School 1941

4, P

Parrish

Edward

Upper Kangaroo River

Joint petitioner for the establishment of a public school at Upper Kangaroo River in January 1888. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

4,9, 12

Parrish

George Albert

Fern Hill, Upper Kangaroo Valley

Married Emily Cooper 1908

P

Parrish

Kenneth Lawrence

Upper Kangaroo Valley

Born 1932, son of Percy Lawrence Parrish and Elizabeth Eileen (Hanigan). Student at Upper Kangaroo Valley Public School 1941

4, P

Parrish

Mary

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Payne

R.S.G.

Burrawang

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

P

Payne

William John

East Kangaloon/Robertson

140 acres 1884 - 1 horse, 23 cattle, 20 pigs. Registered elector 1903, labourer

10,12

Pearce

Frederick

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Pearce

Thomas

Red Hills

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Pearson

Alfred

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Pearson

Florence Louisa

Box Vale, Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, teacher.

12

Pearson

Joseph

"Swamp Farm" Kangaloon

80 acres 1884 - 3 horses, 45 cattle. Appointed to committee Robertson Agricultural Society 1899.

2,10

Pearson

T.E.

 

Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1918

2

People's Dairy and Manufacturing Association Ltd

Butter Factory

Glenmurray, Kangaroo Valley

Established 12 March 1914 Previously operated as Kangaroo River Company

3

Perkins

Amy Elsie

Wildes Meadow, Avoca

Married Joseph Virtue (Jnr) Died 1963

5

Perkins

Annie

Avoca

Wife of Arthur Perkins Early settlers c1864 Had 14 children

5

Perkins

Arthur

Avoca

Early settlers c1864

5

Perkins

Barry

Avoca

Son of Stanley and Angeline Perkins

5

Perkins

John

Avoca

Son of Stanley and Angeline Perkins

5

Perkins

N K

Avoca

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

5

Perkins

Stanley Edward

Avoca

Born 1905, son of Arthur and Annie Perkins Married Angeline M Harrison and had three sons Married Ida Mortimer in 1952 after Angeline died in 1943 He died October, 1987

5

Perkins

Vincent

Avova

Son of Stanley and Angeline Perkins Died 1955

5

Perry

Robert

Upper Kangaroo River

Teacher in charge of Hillcrest Public School, Upper Kangaroo River, from 21 January 1911

4

Pheasant Ground Butter Factory

 

Pheasant Ground

Commenced May 1892. One of eight dairy factories operating in the Robertson area in 1897. Directors authorised auction of factory goods 13 April, 1901.

2,8,P

Piercey

E

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII, posted overseas and returned

9

Piercey

J

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

9

Piercey

W

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII, posted overseas and returned

9

Piggott

John

 

Prizewinner at inaugural Robertson Agricultural Show 1880 Prizewinner at second Robertson Agricultural Show 1881

2

Pigram

G R

Avoca

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

5

Pioneer Hotel

Licenced Hotel

Kangaroo Valley

Opened in 1875 - Proprietor Dan Condon. De-licensed and demolished 1916

3,9

Pioneer Hotel

Licenced Hotel

Corner Moss Vale and Burrawang Roads, Burrawang

Owned and operated by Hugh McBarron from (at least) 1877 to 1879. The reference to "Burrawang Road" is from the Liquor Licence yet that name is not in current use. Advertised as having "good stabling and paddocks"

P

Piper

Ada Louisa

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Piper

Alfred

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Piper

Ann

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Piper

Herbert Ernest

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Piper

James Pearson

West Kangaloon

Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1888. Committee member 1889-90. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

2,12

Piper

Lily Amelia

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Piper

William

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Pollack

Margaret

Scotland, Castle Hill and Spring Grove Avoca

Married Robert Turnbull in Lanarkashire, Scotland 1846. After Robert died in 1867, moved to Moss Vale then Exeter. Died 1903.

5

Poole

Edith (Miss)

Upper Kangaroo River

Teacher in charge of Hillcrest Public School, Upper Kangaroo River, from 24 October 1916

4

Porter

Emily

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties. Also registered at Mount Murray, Robertson 1903.

12

Porter

George Whiffin

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Porter

John Matthew

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Porter

Mary Ann

East Kangaloon

60 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 14 cattle, 1 sheep, 3 pigs.

10

Porter

Matthew

East Kangaloon

Dairy farmer - supplied Waratah Dairy Factory 1891. Registered elector 1903, labourer.

2,6, 12

Porter

Wilfred James (Wilf)

East Kangaloon

Dairy farmer - supplied Waratah Dairy Factory 1891. Registered elector 1903, farmer (both at East Kangaloon and Mount Murray, Robertson)

2,6, 12

Potters

Emma Jane

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Potters

George

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Potts

John

Yarrunga

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Presbyterian Church, Burrawang

 

Church Street, Burrawang

Dedicated 1888 and still holding services (2000)

P

Presbyterian Church, Kangaroo Valley

 

Kangaroo Valley

Erected in 1873 on land opposite Methodist Church - services ceased c1925. Building and land sold in 1934 - no longer standing (1978)

3,9

Price

Elva Maud

Wattamolla

Registered elector 1903, school teacher.

12

Price

John Henry

Wattamolla

Registered elector 1903, school teacher.

12

Priddle

Elizabeth Lucinda

Wattamolla

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Priddle

George

Kangaroo Valley

Chairman of Wattamolla Butter Factory 1901

3

Priddle

Margaret Jane

Cambewarra Mount

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Priddle

Sarah

Wattamolla

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Priddle

Thomas James

Wattamolla, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farm labourer. President of Cambewarra Shire Council 1925 and 1934.

9,12

Priddle

William Joseph

Wattamolla

Registered elector 1903, farm labourer.

12

Prince Alfred Hotel

Licenced hotel (previously Prince Alfred Inn)

Burrawang

In 1868 Michael J Egan was the licensee Operating 1871

6,8

Pritchard

Arthur

Kangaloon

Dairy farmer - supplied Waratah Dairy Factory 1891

2,6

Pryce

David C.

Kangaroo Valley

First Manager of Kangaroo River Dairy Company butter factory 1890

3,9

Pryce

Edward Samuel

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Pryce

Elizabeth

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Purnell

Isaac Albert

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Quirk

James

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, factory manager.

12

Quirk

P. A.

 

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41. Vice President 1944.

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