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Elizabeth (Quartermaine) Smith (1851 - 1918)

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Elizabeth Smith formerly Quartermaine
Born in York District, Western Australia, Australiamap
Wife of — married 8 Aug 1877 in Perth, Western Australia, Australiamap
Died in Wedgecarrup, Western Australia, Australiamap
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PARENTS. Elijah Quartermaine & Elizabeth M (Dickenson) Quartermaine

BIRTH. 14 Jan 1851, York District, Western Australia, Australia

BIRTH. WA BDM Birth Reg: #1567/1851
Family name Quartermaine
Given names Elizabeth
Event Birth
Father's name Elija
Mother's maiden name Dickson Elizabeth
Place of birth York Dist

MARRIAGE. 8 Aug 1877, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

MARRIAGE. 8 Aug 1877, Edward Smith, son of William Smith & Mary Ann (Barron) Smith

MARRIAGE. WA BDM Marriage Reg: #4360/1877
Family name Smith
Given names Edward
Family name of Spouse Quartermaine
Given names of Spouse Elizabeth
Place of marriage Perth

Children (among others):

(1) Frederick Edward Smith, b. 1878, d. 14 Jan 1954, m. 1909, Catherine Gertrude Evelyn McGough, daughter of Henry McGough & Honora/Hannah (Kain) McGough
(2) Elijah William Smith, b. 1881, d. 21 Aug 1949, m. 28 Apr 1914, Alma Eleanor Fleay, daughter of Henry Walter Fleay & Emily (Quartermaine) Fleay
(3) Emily Alice Smith, b, 1882, d. 7 Mar 1966, m. 28 Mar 1916, John Hancock Fleay, son of William Fleay & Edith Caroline (Hancock) Fleay
(4) Ethel Eva Smith, b. abt. 1891, d. 15 Sep 1968, m. 28 Feb 1923, Henry William John Andrews, son of Henry Edward Andrews & Maria (Barron) Andrews
(5) Augustus James Quartermaine Smith, b. 17 Sep 1892, d. 9 Dec 1964

DEATH. 26 Aug 1918, Wedgecarrup, Western Australia, Australia

DEATH. WA BDM Death Reg: #53/1918
Family name Smith
Given names Elizabeth
Father --
Mother --
Place of death Katanning
BURIAL. Wagin Cemetery
SMITH , Edward . 13 March 1925 . Aged 76 years
SMITH , Elizabeth . 26 August 1918 . Aged 67 years
BURIAL. Wagin Cemetery, Wagin, Wagin Shire, Western Australia, Australia
Elizabeth Quartermaine Smith
BIRTH 14 Jan 1851, York, York Shire, Western Australia, Australia
DEATH 26 Aug 1918 (aged 67), Katanning, Katanning Shire, Western Australia, Australia
PLOT Anglican Lot 10
MEMORIAL ID 186924271

OBITUARY. FUNERAL OF MRS EDWARD SMITH. After only a few days' illness, an old and respected resident of Wedgecarrup, in the person of Mrs Edward Smith, passed away in the early hours of last Monday morning at the age of 67 years. The deceased was the second daughter of the late Elijah Quartermaine, of Beverley, and was born on January 14th, 1851. In 1863 the family moved to Yowanup, near Katanning, where the deceased resided up to the time of her marriage with Mr Edward Smith on August 8th, 1877. Wedgecarrup was her new home, where she resided 41 years up to the time of her death and leaves a husband, six daughters and four sons (one of whom Jack, is on active service) to mourn her loss. The funeral was last Tuesday at 2 p.m. The first part of the service was held at St. George's in the presence of a large number of mourners. "Nearer my God to Thee," was one of the hymns, and the deceased's favourite hymn. Miss Muriel Temby presided at the organ. At the conclusion of the "Dead March in Saul," the cortege moved from the Church to the Cemetery. The chief mourners at the graveside were Mr Edward Smith (husband), Fred, Elijah and Gus (sons), Lizzie, Lily, Jeff and Ethel (daughters), A. Chester and J. Fleay (sons-in-law), Mrs E. Barron (sister-in-law), Walter, Donald and Eli Quartermaine, Katanning (nephews), Jim Quartermaine, Albany (nephew), Mr and Mrs E. Quartermaine (nephew and niece), Mr and Mrs W. Fleay (nephew and niece), N. Fleay (nephew), Mr and Mrs Albert Quartermaine (nephew and niece), Clarrie, Horrie and Eric Quartermaine (nephews), Laura and Netee Quartermaine, Katanning, (nieces), Mr and Mrs C. Haddleton, Katanning (nephew and niece), Mr and Mrs H. Taylor (nephew niece) Mr and Mrs Blundy (nephew and niece), Mrs P Foulds (niece), Mrs G. D. Taylor, Mrs H. E. Andrews, Mr W. Barron, Will and Joe Taylor, and H. Andrews (cousins), Mr and Mrs Janes (son-in-law and daughter) also came from Perth but were unable to attend the funeral. The pallbearers were:—Messrs Grieve, Wallace, Coweher, Sinclair, Chellew and Temby. . . .

Death of Spouse: Mar 1925, Wedgecarrup, West Wagin, Western Australia, Australia


  • Birth: WA BDM Birth Reg: #1567/1851
  • Marriage: WA BDM Marriage Reg: #4360/1877
  • Death: WA BDM Death Reg: #53/1918

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