Joseph BANCROFT, , Miner , of Bingara, New South Wales, Australia

Male 1827 - 1894  (67 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Joseph BANCROFT 
    Suffix , Miner , of Bingara, New South Wales, Australia 
    Born 1827  Glossop, Derbyshire , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Feb 1894  Bingara, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 8 February 1894 p 5 Article

      "COUNTRY NEWS.(FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.) DREADFUL CASE OF SUICIDE.BINGARA, WEDNESDAY. Joseph Bancroft, a miner, committed suicide yesterday. It is supposed that he blew his head off with a dynamite cartridge. He was a married man with a large family, and when leaving home yesterday morning said good-bye to his wife, adding that she would not see him again. He was found half a mile from his house, his left hand blown off, the right arm shattered, and his head blown off from the shoulders. Pieces of his head were found 30ft. away. "
    Person ID I25072  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2013 

    Father John BANCROFT,   b. 1800, Glossop, Derbyshire , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1883, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Penninah JACKSON,   b. 1800, Glossop, Derbyshire , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1889, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1823  Glossop, Derbyshire , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret JONES,   b. 28 May 1853, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 3 Dec 1872  Grafton, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F8467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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