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Charles FRESHWATER (1860-1915)

Charles FRESHWATER1 was born on 29 December 1860 in Ashfield, NSW.2,3 Charles' parents were William FRESHWATER (b. c.1824; d.1913 Ashfield NSW; gardener) and Sarah MILLER (chr. 5 Jun 1825 Shepreth, Cambridgeshire, England; d.1882 Canterbury NSW). Charles and Sarah were married in 1846 in Melbourne, Cambridgeshire, England. They had at least 11 children by 1860 of which 4 males and 3 females were deceased at that date.2,4,5 Charles was a plasterer .4,6 He married Agnes ANDERSON on 22 February 1881 at Margaret St in Newtown, NSW.1,7,8

Charles and Agnes had 9 children :

- Agnes FRESHWATER (b.1882 Newtown NSW; d.1955; m.James DENT 1905 Ashfield NSW;)

- Robert William FRESHWATER (b.1884 Newtown NSW; d.1950 Kogarah NSW; m. Christian CONNELL Ashfield NSW). In 1915 when he registered his father's death, he was living at 22 Prospect Rd Summer Hill NSW

- Sarah Eliabeth FRESHWATER (b.1885 Newtown NSW; m. Pendrill R T TAYLOR 1905 Sydney NSW)

- Charles FRESHWATER (b.1886 Newtown NSW; d.1952 Burwood NSW; m.1915 Ashfield NSW;). He was the informant for his mother's death and is recorded as living at William St Ashfield

- Violet FRESHWATER (b.1886 Ashfield NSW; d. 1968; m. Henry J WILSON 1909 Sydney NSW)

- John (k/a Jack) Thomas FRESHWATER (b.1890 Ashfield NSW; d.1916 Newtown NSW; m. Delancy BOURKE 1912 Ashfield NSW)

- Albert Joseph FRESHWATER (b.1891 Ashfield NSW; d.1934 Wagga Wagga NSW; m. Daisy Agnes CULLEN (d.1955 Paddington) Ashfield NSW. They had 3 children. He also married Annie Turner McINTYRE and they had 7 children

- Elsie May FRESHWATER (b.1893 Ashfield NSW; m.1919 Sydney NSW)

- Emma Mary FRESHWATER (b.1896 Ashfield NSW; m.1917 Ashfield NSW).1,5,9

Charles died (aged 54) on 18 October 1915 at 13 William St in Ashfield. The cause was Cerebral Apoplexy Syncope for 17 days. The death was registered by his son, Robert Freshwater.4,10,11 He was buried on 20 October 1915 in the Methodist section of Rookwood cemetery in Lidcombe, NSW. The witnesses were Robert Freshwater and Charles Freshwater Junior.4

 

Agnes ANDERSON12 was the daughter of Robert ANDERSON (1832-1899) and Agnes WRIGHT (1831?-1871).

Citations

1{S0307}, Chart : Descendant : ANDERSON, Alexander (1259) and CAMPBELL, Mary (1260). Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
2{S0393}, Certificate - Birth : FRESHWATER, Charles (1275). Custom Id: NSW 3688 / 1861. Cit. Date: 10 March 2010. Assessment: Primary evidence.
3{S0353}, Internet (MyHeritage) : General. Heycox Web Site \ Tony and Corrina Wales. Cit. Date: 27 August 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
4{S0395}, Certificate - Death : FRESHWATER, Charles (1275). Custom Id: NSW 1915 / 15216. Cit. Date: 30 March 2010. Assessment: Primary evidence.
5{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.gransdenfamily.com/gransdenf/pafg02.htm#422. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
6{S0391}, Certificate - Marriage : FRESHWATER, Charles (1275) and ANDERSON, Agnes (1253). Custom Id: NSW 1881 / 2203. Cit. Date: 25 February 2010. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: "Occupation : Plasterer"
7{S0391}, Certificate - Marriage : FRESHWATER, Charles (1275) and ANDERSON, Agnes (1253). Custom Id: NSW 1881 / 2203. Cit. Date: 25 February 2010. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: "Margaret St, Newtown"
8{S0065}, BDM (NSW) Online Indexs : Marriages (NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Marriages Index : http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/Index/IndexingOrder.cgi/search?SessionID=&event=...). Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Regisstration no : 2203 / 1881
9{S0359}, Researcher : NEWTON, Christine re FRESHWATER, RICHARDSON. Custom Id: SUB021. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
10{S0066}, BDM (NSW) Online Indexs : Deaths (NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Deaths Index : http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/Index/IndexingOrder.cgi/search?SessionID=&event=...). Cit. Date: 10 March 2010. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Registration no : 15216 / 1915
11{S0353}, Internet (MyHeritage) : General. Heycox Web Site \ Tony and Corrina Wales. Cit. Date: 2 October 0009. Assessment: Unreliable.
Records death date as 1913
12{S0302}, Researcher : STEVENS, Yvonne re ANDERSON, WRIGHT. Custom Id: SUB016. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.

Compiler of this family history is : John Owen

              

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Updated : 23 Mar 2014