George WOODS, ,Mayor of Inverell,and later of "Tambacoona",Brewarrina,New South Wales,Australia

Male 1843 - 1910  (67 years)


Personal Information

  • Name George WOODS 
    Suffix ,Mayor of Inverell,and later of "Tambacoona",Brewarrina,New South Wales,Australia 
    Born 1843  Templemore, Tipperary , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 1910  Narromine, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 1 March 1910 p 6 Family Notices "At his residence Ellengarah,Narromine, George Woods on February 25th, the beloved husband of Elizabeth Woods.Born Templemore Ireland aged 67 years.English and Irish papers please copy"
      "WOODS -at Narromine, on February 25, George Woods ,beloved father of Florrie Campbell, Fred , Will , Herkie, Claude , George , Tom and Ossie Woods .Inverell and Brewarrina papers please copy"


    Notes 
    • Emigrated to Australia,arriving on 28 Jan 1864, aboard the "Sirocco",sponsored by eldest brother William who arrived on the "Lady Milton" on 28 Jun 1862. In 1866 he was a Grocers Assistant in Glen Innes, and elected Mayor of Inverell,NSW, in 1885.He retired as Mayor in 1886 and moved the family to Brewarrina,NSW,hopefully far from the scourge of Diptheria which had claimed four of his children . His trade whilst in the Inverell area included grain buying,storekeeper,and tin buyer from the tin miners of Elsmore.
    Person ID I2191  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 16 May 2015 

    Father John WOODS, ,Tenant farmer , of Barnane, Templemore,Ireland,   b. 1801, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1890, Graigue, Templemore.Co Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Margaret"Peggy" MIDDLETON,   b. 1811, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1904, Graigue, Templemore.Co Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married Abt 1836 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Agnes Ann SALMON,   b. 2 Aug 1859, Byron Plains, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1897, Brewarrina Hospital , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 1876  Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • During an outbreak of Diptheria in 1881/1882 they tragically lost three young children, with one child dying whilst they were burying another.Another child,Amy,also succumbed to diptheria ,in 1885
    Children 
     1. Florence Ruth"Florrie" WOODS,   b. 1877, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1978  (Age 101 years)
     2. Ellen Mary WOODS,   b. 1879, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. Harold George WOODS,   b. 1880, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Frederick John WOODS, (Twin) , of "Mapleton" ,Home Hill,Qld,Australia,   b. 1882, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1970, Home Hill, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. Arthur Thomas WOODS, (Twin),   b. 1882, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Amy Margaret WOODS,   b. 1884, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. William Wolseley WOODS,   b. 1885, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 72 years)
     8. Hercules Samuel"Herkie" WOODS,   b. 1888, Brewarrina , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1970, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     9. George Richard WOODS,   b. 1890, Brewarrina , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974  (Age 84 years)
     10. Thomas Robert WOODS,   b. 1892, Brewarrina , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1913, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     11. Oswald James"Ossie" WOODS,   b. 1895, Brewarrina , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1923, Gordonvale, Queensland. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    Last Modified 16 May 2015 
    Family ID F689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Spence LAMBERT, ,of Gladesville, Sydney ,New South Wales,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 16 Jan 1900  Centenary Hall, York Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 19 January 1900 p 1 Family Notices "WOODS-LAMBERT.-On January 16, 1900, at the Centenary Hall, York-Street, by the Rev. W. H. Beale, George Woods, J.P.,Narromine, to Elizabeth Lambert, of Gladesville, Sydney."
    Last Modified 16 May 2015 
    Family ID F716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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