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Francis SILLIS
Martha Jane NOBLE
(Abt 1850-1938)


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Margaret CUMMINS


  • Born: Abt 1850, Norfolk, England 2
  • Marriage: Margaret CUMMINS on Mar 1, 1881 in Crookwell, NSW 1
  • Died: Oct 2, 1938, Young, NSW aged about 88 3

bullet  General Notes:

The Sillis surname in 1891 NORFOLK census online were located in Binham, Brisley, Gayton, Great Snoring, Holkham & Quarles, Holt, Little Witchingham, West Acre.

The only Henry Sillis on IGI Jan 2001:
Henry William SILLIS Sex: M
Event(s): Christening: 17 Mar 1872 Suffolk County Bts, Suffolk, England
Parents: Father: Thomas SILLIS Mother: Martha
Source Information:
Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type Printout Call No. Type
C132171 1858-1874 0919557 Film NONE


Name RelationMarital StatusGenderAgeBirthplaceOccupationDisability
Thomas SILLIS Head M Male 34 Thetford, Norfolk, England Coachman
Martha SILLIS Wife M Female 38 Rickenhall, Suffolk, England Coachman Wife
Henry W. SILLIS Son Male 9 Rickenhall, Suffolk, England Scholar
Jane SILLISDaughter Female 7 Rickenhall, Suffolk, England Scholar
Clara SILLIS Daughter Female 1 m Brockdish, Norfolk, England

Source Information:
Dwelling Street
Census PlaceBrockdish, Norfolk, England
Family History Library Film 1341473
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 1965 / 27
Page Number 15

norfolk transcripts


bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Occupation, Mar 1, 1881, Clifford's Creek, NSW. 4 Labourer.

Address, Mar 1, 1881, Clifford's Creek, NSW. 4 Listed as Clifford's Creek near Laggan NSW.

Occupation, Dec 26, 1912. 5 Mailman

Occupation, Oct 2, 1938, Young, NSW. 6 Occupation on death certificate Labourer, Old Age pensioner

Occupation, Jun 16, 1889, Crookwell, NSW. 7 Farmer.

Address, Jun 16, 1889, Crookwell, NSW. 8 Reedy Creek, Bolong.


Henry married Margaret CUMMINS, daughter of John CUMMINS and Margaret SINGEN/SINGER, on Mar 1, 1881 in Crookwell, NSW.4 (Margaret CUMMINS was born on Nov 8, 1856 in Richlands, NSW 9 and died in 1933 in NSW 10.)



1 SILLIS, Henry and CUMMINS, Margaret. NSW Marriage Transcript 1881, (1881)/2807. Marriage of Henry Sillis and Margaret Cummins.
Reg. No. 2807.
1 Mar 1881
Place married Presbytery, Crookwell, Roman Catholic.
Groom Henry Sillis (note on transcript Lillis), Bachelor, birthplace not listed,
occupation Labourer, Age not listed.
Usual residence Clifford's Creek near Laggan.
Parents not listed.
Occupation father not listed.
Bride Margaret Cummins, spinster, birthplace not listed,
occupation not listed, age not listed.
Usual residence Clifford's Creek.
Parents not listed.
Occupation father not listed.
Witnesses John Cummins, Barbara Croker.
Minister P. Burke.

2 SILLIS, Henry and CUMMINS, Margaret. NSW Marriage Transcript 1881.

3 SILLIS, Henry. Death Transcript NSW 1938, (1938)/24684. Cert. 24683
Date: 2 Oct 1938
Place: Mount St. Joseph's Old People's Home, Young
Name: Henry Sillis
Occupation: Labourer, Old Age Pensioner
Sex: Male
Age: 80
Cause: Senility
Duration: not listed
Medical Attendant: T.J. Gardiner 1 Oct
Father: James Sillis
Father's Occupation: Labourer
Mother - Maiden Name: Unknown
Informant: Sister M. Alexis , no relation, Mt. St. Joseph
When Buried: 4 Oct 1938
Where: Roman Catholic Crookwell
Undertaker: T.E. Kennedy
Religion: Roman Catholic
Witnesses: Albert Leary, S.J. Baxter
Where Born: Sussex, England
Time in Colony/State: 70 years in NSW
Age at marriage 23
Spouse: Margaret Cummins
Children of marriage: Ellen 57, William 55, Joseph 54, Catherine 52, Henry 50, James 48, Elizabeth 46 , Sarah 44 Living, 1 female deceased.

4 SILLIS, Henry and CUMMINS, Margaret. NSW Marriage Transcript 1881, (1881)/2807.

5 SIBSON, Herb. and SILLIS, Cath. Marriage Transcript NSW 1912, (1912)/2968. 26 Dec 1912
St Bernard's Church Mascot
Roman Catholic
Herbert Joseph SIBSON, bachelor, Goulburn, Coach Builder, 26,
residence Rozelle Sydney,
father John Joseph SIBSON
mother Amelia WINTER, Sheep Classer
Catherine Margaret SILLIS, spinster,
Crookwell, Domestic Duties, 23, residence Botany,
father Henry SILLIS mother Margaret CUMMINS, mailman.
Witnesses A W Morris, Vera Josephine SIBSON,
Minister Patrick Dowling

6 SILLIS, Henry. Death Transcript NSW 1938.

7 SILLIS, Margaret Catherine. Birth Certificate NSW 1889, (1889)/14471. 16 June 1889
Reedy Creek Bolong
Name: Margaret Catherine, not present.
Father: Henry Sillis, farmer, 31, Norfolk, England
Marriage: 1 Mar 1881, Crookwell.
Previous Issue: three boys living, one female living
Mother: Margaret Cummins, 32, Reedy creek, Bolong
Informant: Henry Sillis Father Reedy Creek Bolong
Witnesses: Dr. Crocker
Reg. 6 August 1889 Crookwell.

8 SILLIS, Margaret Catherine. Birth Certificate NSW 1889, (1889)/14471.

9 CUMMINS, Margaret. Birth Transcript NSW 1856, (1856)/6625. Birth transcript of Margaret Cummins.
Registration: 6625.
Date of Birth: 8 Nov 1856.
Place of Birth : Meangle Creek, near Richlands.
Name: Margaret.
Sex: Female.
Father: John Cummins, farmer, 32, birth place Parish Wide Road Ireland.
Date of marriage 1854, place Bahalohin, Ireland.
Previous Issue: 1 daughter.
Mother: Margaret Dugen, 30, Ballengally, Ireland.
Informant: Father.
Accoucher: -
Nurse or witness: Mrs L. Cummins.
Registered: 1 Jan 1857, Goulburn.
Comments: This entry was difficult to read.

10 NSW Birth Between the Wars Death and Marriage Index 1919 - 1945, (1933)/9815.

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