Ada Eunice Smith1,2

F, #51, b. 1894, d. 1964
Ada Connolly nee Smith 1894-1964
FatherGeorge Smith1 b. 1851, d. 30 Oct 1940
MotherMary Ann Margaret Gill1 b. 23 Oct 1862, d. 10 Sep 1929
RelationshipGreat-aunt of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited13 Jan 2013
Birth*1894 Moree, NSW1 
Married Name1916 Connolly3 
Marriage*1916 Moree, NSW;Groom=David John Connolly3 
Death of Mother10 September 1929 Chester Street, Moree, NSW;
Name: Mary Ann Margaret Smith
Date of Death: 10/9/1929
Place: Chester Street Moree Municipality NSW
Occupation: Nurse
Sex: Female
Age: 66
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Lachlan River NSW
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: Matthew John Gill
Occupation: Labourer
Mother: Mary Ann (Surname not stated)

Place of Marriage: Bingara NSW
Age at Marriage: 17
Name of Spouse: George Smith
Children of Marriage: Walter J 48, Alice E 46, Ann S 44, Ethel M 43, Daniel G 40, Ruby P 39, Florence 38, Martha M 36, Ada U 35, Marian C 32, Thomas R 30, Cyril N 24, Colin W H 23, living; 1 male, 1 female deceased
Informant: Walter Williams, son-in-law, Moree

Cause of Death: Cerebral Haemorrhage
Length of Illness:
Medical Attendant: G T Hunter
Date Last Seen: 10/9/1929

Date of Burial: 12/9/1929
Place of Burial: Church of England Cemetery Moree
Minister & Religion: Charles E Hulley, Church of England
Undertaker: W J Trenchard
Witnesses H Hoffman, R D Graham
Registered: 11/9/1929 Moree;Principal=Mary Ann Margaret Smith4 
Residence1930 124 Peel Street, West Tamworth, NSW;
Connolly, David John, 124 Peel street, West Tamworth, shopkeeper
Connolly, Ada Eunice, 124 Peel street, West Tamworth, home duties;Principal=David John Connolly5 
Residence1933 6 Union Street, Adamstown, NSW;
Connolly, David, John, 6 Union st., Adamstown, shopkeeper
Connolly, Ada Eunice, 6 Union st., Adamstown, home duties;Principal=David John Connolly5 
Death of Father30 October 1940 District Hospital, Moree, NSW;
Name: George Smith
Date of Death: 30/10/1940
Place: District Hospital Moree Municipality; late of Moree Municipality NSW
Occupation: Labourer
Sex: Male
Age: 89
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Seaham NSW
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: Not known
Occupation: Not known
Mother: Not known

Place of Marriage (1): Not known
Age at Marriage (1): Not known
Name of Spouse (1): Not known
Children of marriage (1): none living, 3 deceased

Place of Marriage (2): Bingara
Age at Marriage (2): 30
Name of Spouse (2): Mary Ann Margaret Gill
Children of Marriage (2): Walter J 59, Alice E 57, Ann S 56, Ethel M 54, Daniel G 52, Ruby P 50, Florrie 49, Martha M 48, Ada E 46, Marian S 43, Thomas R 41, Cyril N 35, Colin W 34, living; 1 male, 1 female deceased
Informant: Walter Williams, son-in-law, Auburn Street Moree

Cause of Death: Senility
Length of Illness:
Medical Attendant: H M Hollingworth
Date Last Seen: 30/10/1940

Date of Burial: 31/10/1940
Place of Burial: Church of England Cemetery Moree
Minister & Religion: H Border, Church of England
Undertaker: H J Logan, employed by Logan and Co Pty Ltd
Witnesses T G Avery, W J Lysaght
Registered: 31/10/1940 Moree;Principal=George Smith6 
Residence1943 10 Harle Street, Hamilton, NSW;
Connolly, David John, 10 Harle street, grocer
Connolly, Ada Eunice, 10 Harle street, home duties;Principal=David John Connolly5 
Residence*1954 9 Stanley Street, Merewether, NSW;
David John Connolly, Manager
Ada Eunice Connolly, home duties
Jeoffrey Jack Connolly, grocer;Principal=David John Connolly5 

Death*1964 Hamilton, NSW8 


David John Connolly


  1. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 21513/1894 Ada E Smith.
  2. [S116] Letters of administration of the estate of Mary Ann Margaret Smith, granted by the Supreme Court of NSW, 8 October 1929.
  3. [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 7766/1916 David J Connolly & Eunice A Smith.
  4. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 14661/1929 Mary A M Smith.
  5. [S182] Australian Electoral Rolls,
  6. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 26402/1940 George Smith.
  7. [S184] Tim Sheens photographs.
  8. [S11] NSW Death Index, 36677/1964 Ada Eunice Connolly.