Cudgegong Valley History Project

James CaugheyAge: 1019101920

Name
James Caughey
Given names
James
Surname
Caughey
Birth 1910 33 23

Birth of a sisterLillian Edith Violet Caughey
1912 (Age 2)

Death September 17, 1920 (Age 10)

Note:

JAMES CAUGHEY The death occurred on Friday night of James Caughey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sid Caughey, of Lawson's Creek, Mudgee, aged ten years and eight months. The cause of death was meningitis. The remains were interred in the Presbyterian portion of the general cemetery yesterday afternoon. The Rev. S. A. Faulkner officiated at the grave-side. Mr. J. C. Swords conducted the funeral, which was very largely attended (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Monday 20 September 1920, page 7).

Burial September 19, 1920 (2 days after death)
Note:

Headstone reads: James Caughey Died 17th Sept 1920 Aged 11 years Safe in the arms of Jesus

  1. Generation 1
    1. James Caughey, son of Sydney Caughey and Edith Mary Potts, was born in 1910 and died on September 17, 1920 at the age of 10.

Death

JAMES CAUGHEY The death occurred on Friday night of James Caughey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sid Caughey, of Lawson's Creek, Mudgee, aged ten years and eight months. The cause of death was meningitis. The remains were interred in the Presbyterian portion of the general cemetery yesterday afternoon. The Rev. S. A. Faulkner officiated at the grave-side. Mr. J. C. Swords conducted the funeral, which was very largely attended (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Monday 20 September 1920, page 7).

Burial

Headstone reads: James Caughey Died 17th Sept 1920 Aged 11 years Safe in the arms of Jesus