James Chatman1

M, #1748, b. 19 December 1877, d. 8 June 1956
FatherJames Chatman1
MotherJulia Maria Herbert1 b. 9 Aug 1847, d. 21 Jan 1912
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited21 Dec 2021
Birth*19 December 1877 Forbes, NSW1 
Marriage*20 September 1905 Orange, NSW;Bride=Jessie Rebecca Smith2 
Birth of Daughter27 March 1906 Orange, NSW;Principal=Clara Myrtle Chatman3 
Birth of Son10 July 1909 Coonamble, NSW;Principal=Gordon Neil Chatman4 
Birth of Daughter1911 Gilgandra, NSW;Principal=Norah Grace Chatman5 
Death of Mother21 January 1912 Eugowra, NSW;
The death occurred at Eugrowra on Sunday, from a paralytic stroke of Mrs Julia Maria Chatman, aged 64, relict of the late Mr James Chatman, who died about five years ago. The pair were very old residents of Eugowra, and they leave behind them five sons and four daughters, all grown up. Deceased was buried in the Church of England portion of the Eugowra cemetery yesterday, the graveside service being read by the Rev. Carus Caton. Mr W. E. Luthje conducted the funeral arrangements.;Principal=Julia Maria Herbert6 
Birth of Daughter5 January 1916 Gilgandra, NSW;Principal=Ivy Evelyn Chatman7 
Birth of Daughter8 October 1918 Gilgandra, NSW;Principal=Ruby Eileen Chatman8 
Birth of Daughter14 June 1921 Gilgandra, NSW;Principal=Edna Clarice Chatman9 
Birth of Daughtercirca 1926 Gilgandra, NSW;Principal=Vera Dorothy Chatman10 
Death of Daughter21 March 1934 Dubbo District Hospital, Dubbo, NSW;
At the early age of 22 years, Norah Grace Ashcroft, wife of Mr. W. J. Ashcroft, of the Riverbank Dairy, Tamworth Street, passed away at the Dubbo District Hospital on Wednesday morning.
Deceased was born at Gilgandra and had no family. The funeral took place at 4.30 yesterday afternoon, the remains being interred in the Presbyterian section of the Dubbo cemetery.
The Rev. E. H. Vines performed the obsequies in the presence oi a gathering of relatives and sympathisers, among whom was Mr. James Chatman, father of deceased, who is a farmer in the Tooraweenah district.
C. J. Shakepeare and Sons carried out the funeral.;Principal=Norah Grace Chatman11 
Death*8 June 1956 Liverpool, NSW12 


Jessie Rebecca Smith d. 22 Mar 1979


  1. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 11596/1877 James Chatman.
  2. [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 7509/1905 James Chatman & Jessie R Smith.
  3. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 16594/1906 Clara M Chatman.
  4. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 24348/1909 Gordon N Chatman.
  5. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 27646/1911 Norah G Chatman.
  6. [S154] Australian Newspapers, trove.nla.gov.au, The Forbes Advocate, Tuesday, January 23, 1912.
  7. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 7581/1916 Ivy E Chatman.
  8. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 44109/1918 Ruby E Chatman.
  9. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 22170/1921 Edna C Chatman.
  10. [S44] Microfilm Marriage, St Johns Parramatta, 1790-1978.
  11. [S154] Australian Newspapers, trove.nla.gov.au, The Dubbo Liberal and Macquarie Advocate, Thursday, March 22, 1934.
  12. [S11] NSW Death Index, 10328/1956 James Chatman.
  13. [S7] Ryerson Index of Death Notices.