Henry Byrnes1

M, #168, b. 25 September 1863, d. 1952
FatherSamuel Byrnes1 b. 13 May 1826, d. 4 Sep 1917
MotherEliza Gorman1 d. 18 Dec 1910
Last Edited9 Feb 2015
Birth*25 September 1863 Castlereagh, NSW1 
Baptism25 October 1863 Castlereagh, NSW;son of Samuel & Elizxa Byrnes, Farmer, Castlereagh
Minister R Arnos, Wesleyan1 
Marriage*1884 Penrith, NSW;Bride=Rebecca Holliers2 
Birth of Son16 March 1886 NSW;Principal=Albert Henry Byrnes3 
Birth of Son26 March 1908 NSW;Principal=Stanley Jack Byrnes4 
Death of Mother18 December 1910 Lemongrove, Penrith, NSW;Principal=Eliza Gorman5 
Death of Father4 September 1917 Cambridge Park, Penrith, NSW;
Name: Samuel Byrnes
Date of Death: 4th September 1917
Place of Death: Cambridge Park, Penrith, Municipality of St Marys
Occupation: Dealer
Age: 89
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Parramatta NSW
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: James Byrnes
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Ann surname not known

Place of Marriage (1): Castlereagh NSW
Age at Marriage (1): not known
Name of Spouse (1): Eliza Lewis
Children of Marriage (1): James 70, Emma 68 living; 2 males deceased
Place of Marriage (2): Castlereagh NSW
Age at Marriage (2): 25
Name of Spouse (2): Eliza Gorman
Children of Marriage (2): Maria 60, Henry 54, Edith 50, William 48, Annie 44, Percy 42 living; 1 male and 1 female deceased
Place of Marriage (3): Penrith NSW
Age at Marriage (3): 85
Name of Spouse (3): Ellen Nicholls
Children of Marriage (3): no issue
Informant: Henry Byrnes, son, Penrith

Cause of Death: Gastritis
Length of Illness: 1 month
Medical Attendant: F C Higgins MB CLM
Date Last Seen: 20th August 1917

Date of Burial: 6th September 1917
Place of Burial: Methodist Cemetery Castlereagh
Minister & Religion: Joseph Tarn, Methodist
Undertaker: John Price & Son
Witnesses: Leo J Price, C J Evans

Registered: 5th September 1917 Penrith;Principal=Samuel Byrnes6 
Death*1952 Penrith, NSW7 


Rebecca Holliers


  1. [S41] NSW Wesleyan Baptism Registers, 1788-1855 ",12396/1863 Henry Byrnes."
  2. [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 6220/1884 Henry Byrnes & Rebecca Holliers.
  3. [S199] NSW Penrith Methodist Baptism Registers, 1860-1964 ",29019/1886 Albert A Byrnes."
  4. [S199] NSW Penrith Methodist Baptism Registers, 1860-1964 ",17647/1908 Stanley J Byrnes."
  5. [S154] Australian Newspapers, trove.nla.gov.au, The Nepean Times, Saturday, December 24, 1910.
  6. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 11178/1917 Samuel Byrnes.
  7. [S11] NSW Death Index, 15611/1952 Henry Byrnes.