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Henry Felix Barnes (1869 - 1946)

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Henry Felix Barnes
Born in Palmer Island, New South Wales, Australiamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Grafton, New South Wales, Australiamap
Died in Redfern, New South Wales, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 21 Nov 2010
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Henry Felix Barnes was born Oct. 18, 1869 at Palmer Island, New South Wales, Australia.[1]

He married Priscilla Marjorie Cavanaugh in 1893 [2]

Together they became the parents of Frank Cyril Barnes, Charles Arthur Barnes, John Henry Barnes, Rupert Felix T. Barnes, and Fanny I. P. (Barnes) Phillips.

Henry died on Nov. 16, 1946 in Sydney, New South Wales and was buried at


  1. New South Wales, Australia, Public Service Lists, 1858-1960 for Henry Felix Barnes ( [on-line database]).
  2. Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950 for Henry F Barnes & Priscilla M Cavanaugh , registered at Grafton, NSW ( [on-line database]).

Additional Data

The death occurred in the Prince Henry Hospital, Sydney, on Saturday, of Mr. Henry Felix Barnes, aged 77, a brother of Mr. B. T. Barnes, of Grafton. The late Mr. H. F. Barnes was born at Palmer's Island, and spent his early life in the Clarence River district as a school teacher. His last school was Woolgoolga, of which he was in charge, and he retired from the service many years ago. Because of the shortage of teachers during the war, he offered his services to the Department of Education and they were accepted. He was teaching until about a week before his death. He is survived by three sons. Frank, Arthur and Rupert, and one daughter, Mrs. J. Phillips (Muswellbrook) .
Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW)
Thursday, 21 Nov 1946, Page 2.

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