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 T, U, V

Surname

First name(s)

Place

Notes

Ref

Tate

E. A.

Kangaroo Valley

Died in First World War 1914-1918

9

Tate

Emma

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Tate

George (Jnr)

Broger's Creek, Kangaroo Valley and Kangaloon

Early selector Kangaroo Valley c1863. Prizewinner fourth Burrawang Agricultural Show 1883. 320 acres Kangaloon 1884 - 5 horses, 50 cattle. First Chairman of Kangaroo River Company butter factory 1890. Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1896. Registered elector 1903, grazier.

2,3, 9,10, 12

Tate

George Henry

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Tate

H. (Rev )

Kangaroo Valley

Second permanent rector at Church of the Good Shepherd, Kangaroo Valley from 1892

9

Tatlow

Barbara

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Tatlow

Francis Antony

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, dealer. Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1910.

2,12

Taunton

Eliza Ann

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Taylor

H. W.

Kangaroo Valley

Mail contractor (horse borne) between Moss Vale and Cambewarra 1870s

9

Taylor

Henry

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Taylor

Jessie Maria

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Taylor

Mary Ann

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Taylor

William

East Kangaloon

Prizewinner at Robertson Agricultural Show 1889. Registered elector 1903, maintenance man.

2,12

Temple

W.

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII, posted overseas and returned

9

Terrey

C.

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

9

Thomas

Ambrose

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, teacher.

12

Thompson

Anne

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Thompson

Clarence

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Thompson

Edward

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Thompson

Elizabeth Ann

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Thompson

Emily

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Thompson

Ernest

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Thompson

George

Burrawang

Residential elector 1875.

11

Thompson

Gustaves

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Thompson

James

 

Teacher at Avoca Public School from December, 1899

5

Thompson

James Elderslie

East Kangaloon

Household elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, postal assistant.

11,12

Thompson

Margaretta Jane

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Thompson

Mary

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Thompson

Thomas Alfred

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Thompson

William (Lance Corporal)

Burrawang

Born 1880 A member of Minne's Scouts in the Boer War, William was killed in action at Platrand, Transvaal on 13 September 1901 He and his cousin Arthur J Turnbull are remembered in St Davids Church, Burrawang

7

Thompson

William John

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Thomson

J.

Kangaroo Valley

Sergeant Thomson assisted in command of Kangaroo Valley Volunteer Defence Corps in 1942

9

Thorburn

William

Kangaroo Valley

Member of Cambewarra Shire Council from November 1906

3,9

Throsby

Charles (I)

Wingecarribee

Land grant 1819

1

Throsby

Charles (II)

Wingecarribee

Nephew and heir of Charles (I)

1

Throsby

Francis Henry

Wingecarribee

Heir to Patrick H Throsby

1

Throsby

N. H.

 

Prizewinner at second Robertson Agricultural Show 1881

2

Throsby

Oliver Spencer

Throsby Park

Sold 280 acres at Wildes Meadow to Daniel Bresnahan in 1859 for £456

5

Throsby

Patrick Hill

Wingecarribee

Heir to Charles (II)

1

Thurgate

Thomas

Kangaroo Valley

President of Cambewarra Shire Council 1926

9

Thwaites

Charles

Wildes Meadow

Residential elector 1875.

11

Tidmarsh

Joseph William

Robertson

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident in Sydney

11

Tildsley

Charles

East Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875 for land at Robertson. Operated a small store at East Kangaloon in 1876. 40 acres 1884 - 16 horses, 3 cattle.

8,10, 11

Tildsley

Ethel (Miss)

Robertson

Schoolchild Prizewinner Robertson Agricultural Show 1892 Her parents ran a store in Robertson

2,8

Tildsley's Timber Mill

 

Underhill, Robertson

Operated a timber mill 1894

8

Timms

Benjamin

Robertson

Freehold elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

11,12

Timms

J. W.

 

Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1889-90

2

Tindale

John R.

Burrawang

Residential elector 1875.

11

Todd

Elizabeth

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Todd

William

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, bootmaker. Operated a sawmill at Robertson until it was taken over in 1906 by John Missingham & Sons

8,12

Torrence

Margaret

Avoca

Born Scotland, migrated to Australia 1912 Married Michael Bresnahan

5

Trim

Augustine

Robertson

Sixth teacher at Fountaindale Public School 16 January 1903 to 6 March 1903

P

Trimble

Fanny Ann

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Trimble

James

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Trimble

James Alexander

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Trimble

John

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Trimble

Robert

East Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875. 100 acres 1884 - 4 horses, 40 cattle, 12 pigs.

10,11

Trimble

William Richard

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Trotter

Ann

Avoca

Daughter of Charles A Trotter Married George Schofield in 1955

5

Trotter

Charles Arthur

Avoca

Migrated form England 1912 and moved to Avoca district early 1920s Died 1946

5

Trotter

Charles William

Tweenways , Avoca

Son of Charles A Trotter Died 1951

 

Trotter

Vera

 

Married Frederick Ragg President of Avoca Women's' Club for 25 years Also involved in church and school associations Died 21 December 1982

5

Tully

Arthur Robert Dart

Jack's Corner, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Tully

Edward

Jack's Corner

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Tully

Joseph George

Jack's Corner

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Tully

Margaret Sir

Bendeela

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Tully

William

Jack's Corner

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Tully

William

Burrawang

Residential elector 1875.

11

Tully

William John

Jack's Corner

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Tunbridge

Mina

 

Born 27 June 1876. Married Joseph Charles Kuhn in 1901. Died 24 February 1953.

P

Turnbull

Alan Hamilton

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 4 August 1887 in Bega Served in A I F at Gallipoli and France

5

Turnbull

Andrew William

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 16 January 1878 in Bega

5

Turnbull

Anne

"Spring Grove" Avoca

Daughter of Robert and Margaret Turnbull born c1858

5

Turnbull

Arthur John

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 1 June 1877 in Bega A member of Bethune's Mounted Infantry in the Boer War, he died at Rietpan Orange River Colony on 14 January 1901 He and his cousin William Thompson are remembered at St David's Church, Burrawang

5,7

Turnbull

Eagen Marshall

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 25 November 1883 in Bega

5

Turnbull

Ernest George

Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 27 June 1891 in Avoca

5

Turnbull

Harold Egbert

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 8 January 1882 in Bega

5

Turnbull

Janet

"Spring Grove" Avoca

Daughter of Robert and Margaret Turnbull born c1852

5

Turnbull

John

"Spring Grove" Avoca

Son of Robert and Margaret Turnbull born c1856

5

Turnbull

John

Avoca/Burrawang

Brother of Robert Turnbull (Jnr). Residential elector 1875. 80 acres 1884 - 6 horses, 30 cattle, 1 pig.

5,10, 11

Turnbull

Margaret

"Spring Grove" Avoca

Daughter of Robert and Margaret Turnbull born c1854

5

Turnbull

Margaret Helen

Bega and Avoca

Daughter of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 12 June 1880 in Bega

5

Turnbull

Mirah Louise

Bega and Avoca

Daughter of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 5 September 1885 in Bega

5

Turnbull

Oliver Edwin

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 30 August 1889 in Bega Killed in action at Gallipoli 1915

5

Turnbull

Robert

"Castle Hill", "Spring Grove", Avoca and "Carrara" Avoca

Born Lanarkshire, Scotland 1824. Married Margaret Pollack in 1846 and migrated to Sydney in 1849. Moved to Avoca in 1862. Died 1867.

5

Turnbull

Robert (Jnr)

"Spring Grove" Avoca and "Carrara" Avoca

Born Lanarkshire, Scotland c1847. Became a teacher in 1865 and married Jane Burnett 28 April 1875. A founder of Berrima Dairy Co-Operative, Wildes Meadow. Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Bega.

5,11

Turnbull

Robert Burnett

Bega and Avoca

Son of Robert (Jnr) and Jane Turnbull Born 3 March 1876 in Bega

5

Turnbull

William

Castle Hill, Sydney and "Spring Grove" Burrawang

Son of Robert and Margaret Turnbull Born c1850. Residential elector 1875. Appointed teacher at Avoca Public School in July, 1877

5,11

Turner

F.

 

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937

2

Turner

Norma

Upper Kangaroo Valley

Student at Upper Kangaroo Valley Public School 1941

4

Turner

William

Yarrawa

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident in Sydney

11

Ulrick

George

Wattamolla, Broger's Creek

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Ulrick

Hannah

Bellawongarah

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Union Hall

Meeting place

Kangaroo Valley

Built 1885 by E Maguire opposite the showground, using materials from the first public school at Kangaroo Valley Demolished in 1931 and re-erected at Bendiela for a farm house

9

Upper Kangaroo River School

Public School

Upper Kangaroo River

After two unsuccessful requests in 1881 and 1885, the Department of Public Instruction agreed to the establishment of a school, to be known as Hillcrest Public School on 12 March 1888 A slab building 20ft by 16ft with four 7'6 desks was opened that year It operated continuously from 1888 to 1931, closed, and then re-opened in 1940 until 1968

4,9

Van Gelder

Karl

Avoca

Born Sowerybridge, Yorkshire c1893 and migrated to Sydney 1904 Worked with Frank Bath for many years and married his widow

5

Van Gelder

W P

Avoca

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWI

5

Vance

Edgar Enoch Arden

Bunker's Hill, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Vance

Elizabeth Florence

Bunker's Hill

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vance

Isabella

Burrawang

Married to George Grey. Migrated from County Fermanagh 1841

P

Vance

Jane (Mrs)

Burrawang

When she died in 1913 her will benefited St David's Church, Burrawang and enabled the Church Hall to be built

7

Vance

John James

Burrawang

Residential elector 1875.

11

Vance

Joseph Arthur

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Leasehold elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

11,12

Vance

Lindsay William

Burrawang

Trustee of Kangaroo Valley Methodist Church 1952. Son of Mrs Jane Vance. Secretary of Kangaroo Valley Agricultural & Horticultural Assoc. 1918-1965. Secretary of School of Arts 1929-1953.

7,9

Vance

Mary Louisa

Bunker's Hill

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vance

Robert Henry

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Freehold elector 1875.

11

Vance

Susan

Bunker's Hill

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vance

Thomas William

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Freehold elector 1875. Prime supporter for the establishment of the Barrengarry Union Church in 1886. Trustee of Kangaroo Valley Wesleyan Methodist Church 1887. Registered elector 1903, farmer at Bunker's Hill.

9,11, 12

Vance

Wesley Johnstone

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Residential elector 1875. Trustee of Kangaroo Valley Wesleyan Methodist Church 1887. Director of Barrengarry Butter Factory 1895.

3,9, 11

Vance

William

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875. Committee of Burrawang and West Camden Agricultural Society 1879. 200 acres 1884 - 3 horses, 24 cattle, 12 pigs. Canvassed members for future agricultural shows to be held at Burrawang from 1885. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1886.

2,10, 11

Vandenbergh

Charles

Robertson

Freehold elector 1875. 217 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 36 cattle, 54 sheep, 3 pigs.

10,11

Vandenburgh

Arthur James Charles

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Vandenburgh

Catherine

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vandenburgh

Henry

Robertson

Residential elector 1875. 100 acres 1884 - 1 horse, 22 cattle, 4 pigs.

10,11

Vandenburgh

Henry

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Vandenburgh

John

Robertson

Leasehold elector 1875. 100 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 18 cattle, 7 pigs. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

10,11 12

Vandenburgh

John William Turner

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Vandenburgh

Louisa

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vandenburgh

Lucy May

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vandenburgh

Mary Ann

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vanderbergh

A.

Robertson

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1924

2

Vanderbergh

B.

Robertson

Killed in action WWI. The St Mark window in Robertson Anglican Church is dedicated to his memory

7

Vanderbergh

William

Robertson

Leasehold elector 1875. Appointed to committee Robertson Agricultural Society 1899. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

2,11 12

Vickers

Henry

Barrengarry, Kangaroo Valley

Residential elector 1875.

11

Vidler

Esther Ann

Barrengarry

Born 1864 Jamberoo. Daughter of Jesse Watts and Sarah Ann (Steadman). Registered elector 1903, domestic duties. Died 1917 Murwillumbah

12, P

Vidler

Henry Albert

Barrengarry

Born 1858 Jamberoo. Son of William Vidler and Jane (Jarrett). Married Esther Ann Watts 1891 Nowra. Registered elector 1903, farmer. Died 1926 Murwillumbah.

12, P

Vidler

Isaac

 

President of Cambewarra Shire Council 1935/37/40

9

Vidler

Isabella Maud

Robertson

Born 1879 Broughton Creek. Daughter of William Vidler and Jane (Jarrett). Married George Chittick 1902 Kangaroo Valley

P

Vidler

James

West Kangaloon

Born 1856.Registered elector 1903, labourer. Died 1911 Bellingen.

12,P

Vidler

Mary Eleanor

West Kangaloon

Born 1863. Registered elector 1903, domestic duties. Died 1935 Bellingen.

12,P

Viles

Edward Robert

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Viles

Sarah Ann

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vincent

Frances

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vincent

Jonathan

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, publican.

12

Vincent

Rebecca

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Vincent

Robert Charles

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, carpenter.

12

Virtue

Arthur Joseph

"Athlie" , Wildes Meadow Road, Avoca

Married Nellie Lillian Hayes 1940s

5

Virtue

G.K.

Avoca

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII

5

Virtue

Ivy

Avoca, Exeter, Bundanoon

Daughter of Joseph and Eliza Virtue. Married William Cooper Died aged 92

5

Virtue

John

Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875.

11

Virtue

Joseph (Jnr)

Wildes Meadow, Avoca

Son of Joseph and Eliza Virtue Married Amy E Perkins Died 1946

5

Virtue

Joseph (Snr)

Kangaloon, Avoca, Sydney

Born Co Fermanagh, Ireland Son of Oliver and Susannah Virtue Migrated to Australia aged 23 Married Eliza A Shipley

5

Virtue

Keith

Carrara Avoca

Son of Joseph and Amy Virtue

5

Virtue

Margaret

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Virtue

Oliver

Kangaloon

Born Co Fermanagh, Ireland 1813 Married Susannah Marshall They migrated to Australia 1889 Died in August 1901 Buried at Kangaloon

5

Virtue

Robert

Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

11,12

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