John Thomas Gill1

M, #132, b. 1867, d. 6 November 1930
FatherMatthew James Gill2 b. 6 Jun 1834, d. 6 Mar 1903
MotherMary Ann Herps2 b. 19 Mar 1838
Relationship2nd great-uncle of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited23 Feb 2013
Birth*1867 Tamworth, NSW;son of Matthew & Mary A Gill2 
Marriage*1896 Grafton, NSW;Bride=Catherine Kearns3 
Death of Father6 March 1903 Western Suburbs Cottage Hospital, Enfield, NSW;
Name: Matthew Gill
Date of Death: 6/3/1903
Place: Western Suburbs Cottage Hospital Enfield; taken from Short Street Homebush NSW
Occupation: Drover
Sex: Male
Age: 69
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Colo, near Richmond NSW
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: Laurence Gill
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Emma (surname unknown)

Place of Marriage: Colo NSW
Age at Marriage: About 21
Name of Spouse: Mary Ann Harps
Children of Marriage: Matthew 46, Letitia 42, Mary A 40, Emma 38, John 36, Harriet 34, Martha 30, living; 2 females deceased
Informant: Elsie J Cribb, Neice (sic), Short Street Homebush

Cause of Death: Morbus Cordis, Dropsy, Pneumonia
Length of Illness: About 1 month
Medical Attendant: Dr Mark W Trail
Date Last Seen: 6/3/1903

Date of Burial: 7/3/1903
Place of Burial: Rookwood Church of England Cemetery
Minister & Religion: F C Williams, Church of England
Undertaker: Thomas Crisford
Witnesses: William Charles Cribb, George Bressington

Registered: 7/3/1903 Burwood;Principal=Matthew James Gill4 
Death*6 November 1930 9 Jane Street, Balmain, NSW;
GILL-November 6, 1930 at 9 Jane-street Balmain, John Thomas Gill late of Clarence River, and dearly loved husband of Catherine Gill, and beloved father of Maud and Kathleen (Duck), aged 63 years. R.I.P.1 


Catherine Kearns


  1. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, Friday, November 7, 1930.
  2. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 16492/1867 John T Gill.
  3. [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 1127/1896 John J Gill & Catherine Kearns.
  4. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 1079/1903 Matthew Gill.