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Wallace Johnston Caughey1886

Name
Wallace Johnston Caughey
Given names
Wallace Johnston
Surname
Caughey
Birth 1886

Death of a motherAnnie Alexander
October 27, 1889 (Age 3)

Death of a fatherHugh Caughey
December 5, 1919 (Age 33)
Note:

MR. HUGH CAUGHEY The death occurred at his residence, Bombira, on Friday, of Mr. Hugh Caughey, a very old and respected resident of the Mudgee district aged 79. The deceased had been ailing for about six months. The late Mr. Caughey had lived in the Mudgee district practically all his life. Mr. Caughey was the owner of some fine farming and grazing property at Lawson's Creek and Bombira. He was a devoted worker for St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Mudgee, from as far back as the time of the late Rev. Alexander McEwen. The remains were interred in the Presbyterian portion of the Mudgee general cemetery yesterday afternoon. The Rev. R. Bourne Garner officiating at the graveside. Mr. J. C. Swords had charge of the funeral arrangements. Mudgee Guardian, Monday 8 December 1919, p. 2. Obituary Hugh Caughey

Birth of a son
#1
Kenneth Wallace Caughey
about 1937 (Age 51)

Probate March 2, 1961 (Age 75)

Note:

In the Supreme Court of New South Wales Probate Jurisdiction. In the Will of Wallace Johnstone Caughey, late of Bombira near Mudgee in the State of New South Wales, Farmer, deceased. Application will be made after fourteen days from the publication hereof that Probate of the last Will and Testament dated 4th August, 1959 of the abovenamed deceased may be granted to Elsie Doris Caughey, Kenneth Wallace Caughey and Ross William Caughey, the Executrix and Executors named in the said Will and all notices may be served at the undermentioned address. All Creditors in the Estate of the deceased are hereby required to send in particulars of their claims to the undersigned. W. H. Fraser & Co., Proctors for the Applicants, Mudgee SW. By their agents: Peter S. Utz & Company, 324 Pitt Street, Sydney. Mudgee Guardian, Thursday 2 March 1961, p. 9. Probate Notice Wallace Johnstone Caughey

Death of a wifeElsie Doris “Doris” Nevell
April 9, 1979 (Age 93)
Note:

Death Notice Caughey, Elsie Doris, April 9th, at Mudgee Hospital. Late of 58 Mortimer Street, Mudgee, beloved wife of the late Wallace Caughey, “Bombira” loving mother and mother-in-law of Valerie (Cremorne), Ken and Rosemary (Narrabri), Ross and Colleen (Mudgee). Devoted grandmother of Shane, Christina, Colin and Brett, Beloved sister of Myra, Mrs. Burton (Penrith) and Bon Nevell (Ettalong Beach). R.I.P. Mudgee Guardian, Tuesday 12 April 1979, p. 10. Death Notice Elsie Doris Caughey

Note:

Obituaries Elsie Doris Caughey The death occurred in the Mudgee Hospital on April 8 of Mrs. Elsie Doris Caughey aged 79. Mrs. Caughey lived in Mortimer Street, Mudgee and is the wife of the late Mr. Wallace Caughey of Bombira, Mudgee, where she lived for many years. Mrs. Caughey (who was twice married) was predeceased by her first husband, Mr. Moody, only a short time after their marriage. She was a member of the old pioneer Nevell family. Mrs. Caughey was a highly respected lady, and was very attached to her family, Relatives and friends. She showed interest in her home and garden. She is survived by her daughter, Miss Valerie Caughey, of Cremorne, son Ken, his wife Rosemary and family of Narrabri, and son Ross, his wife Colleen and family of Mudgee. Her two sisters Miss Bonnie Nevell of Ettalong and Mrs. Myra Burton of Penrith survive her. The funeral took place in the Mudgee Cemetery on April 16 following a service at 2 p.m. in St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Mudgee. It was attended by people from Tamworth and other distant places as well as local people. Mudgee Guardian, Tuesday 17 April 1979, p. 2. Obituary Elsie Doris Caughey

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Marriage: 1883
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Marriage: 1927

  1. Generation 1
    1. Wallace Johnston Caughey, son of Hugh Caughey and Annie Alexander, was born in 1886. He married Elsie Doris “Doris” Nevell, daughter of William Nevell and Louisa A Colless.

      Children of Wallace Johnston Caughey and Elsie Doris “Doris” Nevell:

      1. Kenneth Wallace Caughey (19372016)
      2. Private
      3. Private
  2. Generation 2
    1. Kenneth Wallace Caughey, son of Wallace Johnston Caughey and Elsie Doris “Doris” Nevell, was born about 1937 and died on August 23, 2016 in Barlow Court, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia.

      Kenneth Wallace Caughey had 2 children.

Probate

In the Supreme Court of New South Wales Probate Jurisdiction. In the Will of Wallace Johnstone Caughey, late of Bombira near Mudgee in the State of New South Wales, Farmer, deceased. Application will be made after fourteen days from the publication hereof that Probate of the last Will and Testament dated 4th August, 1959 of the abovenamed deceased may be granted to Elsie Doris Caughey, Kenneth Wallace Caughey and Ross William Caughey, the Executrix and Executors named in the said Will and all notices may be served at the undermentioned address. All Creditors in the Estate of the deceased are hereby required to send in particulars of their claims to the undersigned. W. H. Fraser & Co., Proctors for the Applicants, Mudgee SW. By their agents: Peter S. Utz & Company, 324 Pitt Street, Sydney. Mudgee Guardian, Thursday 2 March 1961, p. 9. Probate Notice Wallace Johnstone Caughey