Samuel James Sheens1
M, #329, b. 25 June 1874, d. 10 October 1929
|Father||Charles John Sheens1 b. 11 Jun 1842, d. 22 Jul 1931|
|Mother||Bridget Cavanaugh1 d. 12 Jul 1923|
|Relationship||1st cousin 3 times removed of Timothy George Sheens|
|Last Edited||13 Feb 2015|
|Birth*||25 June 1874||McGraths Hill, NSW1,2|
|Marriage*||30 September 1903||St Patrick's Church, Sydney, NSW;|
Groom: Samuel Sheens
Place of Birth: Windsor, NSW
Usual Residence: Sydney
Father: Charles Sheens
Mother: Bridget Cavanagh
Bride: Mary Catherine Ellis
Place of Birth: Sydney
Occupation: Home Duties
Usual Residence: Sydney
Father: William Peter Ellis
Mother: Catherine Cronan
Date of Marriage: 30 Sep 1903
Place of Marriage: St Patrick's Church, Sydney
Religion: Roman Catholic
Witnesses: John Joseph Carney, Jessie Veronic Ellis
Minister: P Piquet
Comment: Bride signed her middle name 'Cathrine';Bride=Mary Catherine Ellis3
|Birth of Son||1906||St Leonards, NSW;Principal=Norman Arthur Sheens4|
|Death of Mother||12 July 1923||Windsor, NSW;|
DEATH OF A WINDSOR PIONEER.
An old resident of the Windsor district has died in the person ot Mrs. Sheens, wife of Mr. C. Sheens, builder and contractor, of Windsor. Born at Pitt Town 81 years ago, the late Mrs. Sheens has spent the whole of her life In the district. The funeral was well attended, the pall bearers being Messrs. Bruce Walker, M.L.A., Alderman William Ross, Mayor of Windsor, and Messrs. Clements and A. Gough. The late Mrs. Sheens left six children, 11 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.;Principal=Bridget Cavanaugh5
|Death*||10 October 1929||North Sydney, NSW;|
SHEENS.-October 10, 1929, at North Sydney, Samuel, beloved husband of Mary, also brother of Elizabeth Hawkins and Sarah Phillips, beloved son of Charles Sheens, aged 52. At rest.6,7
|Mary Catherine Ellis b. 1878, d. 30 Jan 1967|
- [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 21246/1874 Samuel James Sheens.
- [S36] Maria Quigley Sheens - Our Family Tree.
- [S380] NSW Marriage Transcript (Joy Murrin), 7460/1903 Samuel Sheens & Mary C Ellis.
- [S13] NSW Birth Index, 17952/1906 Norman A Sheens.
- [S154] Australian Newspapers, trove.nla.gov.au, The Sydney Morning Herald, Friday, July 20 1923.
- [S11] NSW Death Index, 20730/1929 Samuel J Sheens.
- [S154] Australian Newspapers, trove.nla.gov.au, The Sydney Morning Herald, Saturday 12 October 1929.