Jane Clarke1

F, #147, b. 10 June 1848, d. 21 June 1913
FatherWilliam Clarke1 b. 1816, d. 27 Jan 1877
MotherMary Jane Toner1 b. 12 Dec 1817, d. 11 Oct 1900
Relationship3rd great-aunt of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited11 Oct 2011
Birth*10 June 1848 NSW1 
Baptism28 August 1853 Yass, NSW;
Jane daughter of William Clarke & Mary Wilson, Blakeney's Creek, Settler
R Magennis, Roman Catholic
[baptsied same day as sister Alice]1 
Married Name21 September 1873 Maguire2 
Marriage*21 September 1873 St Patricks Church, Murrumburrah, NSW;
Groom: Patrick Maguire
Status: Bachelor
Place of Birth: Not stated
Occupation: Farmer
Age: Not stated
Usual Residence: Cootamundra
Father: Not stated
Occupation: Not stated
Mother: Not stated

Bride: Jane Clarke
Status: Spinster
Place of Birth: Not stated
Occupation: Living with parents
Age: Not stated
Usual Residence: Murrumburrah
Father: Not stated
Occupation: Not stated
Mother: Not stated

Date of Marriage: 21 Sep 1873
Place of Marriage: St Patricks Murrumburrah NSW
Religion: Church of Rome
Witnesses: James Maguire, Hannorah Clarke
Minister: John Dunne;Groom=Patrick Maguire2 
Death of Father27 January 1877 Demondrille, NSW;
Name: William Clark
Date of Death: 27 Jan 1877
Place: Demondrille, District of Murrumburrah NSW
Occupation: Farmer
Sex: Male
Age: 55
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: London
Time in Aust Colonies: 40 years in NSW

Father: Not Stated
Occupation: Not Stated
Mother: Not Stated

Place of Marriage: Dapto
Age at Marriage: 18
Name of Spouse: Mary Wilson
Children of Marriage: 1 male, 5 females, all living
Informant: Edwin Clark, son of deceased, Demondrille

Cause of Death: Inflammation of the membranes of the brain
Length of Illness: 12 days
Medical Attendant: Dr Archdall
Date Last Seen: 25th January

Date of Burial: 29th January
Place of Burial: Murrumburrah
Minister & Religion:
Undertaker: Thomas M Knox
Witnesses: Edwin Clark, William Gordon

Registered: 6 Feb 1877 - Murrumburrah;Principal=William Clarke3 
Death of Mother11 October 1900 Demondrille, NSW;
Name: Mary Jane Clarke
Date of Death: 11 Oct 1900
Place: Demondrille, District of Murrumburrah NSW
Ocupation: Widow
Sex: Female
Age: 78
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Armagh Ireland
Time in Aust Colonies: 60 years in NSW

Father: Not Known
Occuppation: Not Known
Mother: Not Known

Place of Marriage: Wollongong NSW
Age at Marriage: 17 (Altered from 20)
Name of Spouse: William Clarke
Children of Marriage: Rebecca 59, Jane 51, Honorah 49, Alice 47, living; 1 male, 1 female deceased
Informant: James Clarke, son-in-law, Demondrille

Cause of Death: Morbus Cordis; Bronchitis & Influenza
Length of Illness: 3 weeks
Medical Attendant: Henry Dalton
Date Last Seen: 11 Oct 1900

Date of Burial: 13 Oct 1900
Place of Burial: Roman Catholic Cemetery Murrumburrah NSW
Minister & Religion: Rev J O'Reilly, Roman Catholic
Undertaker: John R Sewell
Witnesses: R T Aiken, J Bourke

Registered: 16 Oct 1900 - Murrumburrah;Principal=Mary Jane Clarke4,5 
Death*21 June 1913 Hospital for the Insane, Goulburn, NSW;
Name: Jane Maguire
Date of Death: 21 Jun 1913
Place of Death: Hospital for the Insane, Mulwaree Shire, District of Goulburn NSW
Sex: Female
Age: 66
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Kyamba NSW
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: William Clarke
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Mary Jane Toner

Place of Marriage: Murrumburrah NSW
Age at Marriage: 26
Name of Spouse: Patrick Maguire
Children of Marriage: James T 37, William P 35, Rose Ann 34, John J 32 living; none deceased
Informant: John J Maguire, son Bandangan, Cootamundra

Cause of Death: Cardiac Disease, Senility
Length of Illness: 6 months
Medical Attendant: C A Hogg
Date last seen: 20 Jun 1913

Date of Burial: 22 Jun 1913
Place of Burial: Roman Catholic Cemetery Cootamundra
Minister & ReligionF O’Shaughnessy, Roman Catholic
Undertaker: J W Richardson
Witnesses: Jas J Burns, Thos E Fisher


Patrick Maguire


  1. [S13] NSW Birth Index, V18481950 70/1848 Jane Clarke.
  2. [S109] NSW Marriage Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 4367/1873 Patrick Maguire & Jane Clarke.
  3. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 9863/1877 William Clark.
  4. [S69] The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc, Monumental Inscriptions and Burials Harden Shire.
  5. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 13414/1900 Mary J Clarke.
  6. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 9296/1913 Jane Maguire.