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Descendants of Margaret Wood & Kenneth Jarrett

Margaret and William had a family of twelve.

CHARLES JARRETT born 25 Nov 1847 bapt 2 Jan 1848. Charles was born at Brisbane Waters, Gosford and moved to Bellingen with his parents. He lived with Rose FRISBY at Dorrigo where their first child was born. The couple married in 1894 (registered Armidale) and at some time moved to Nambucca Heads. Four children

1. John JARRETT born 1889, died 1891

2. William JARRETT born 1895

3. Thomas P JARRETT born 1897, died 1916

4. Alfred JARRETT born 1900

GEORGE JARRETT born 14 April 1849, bapt 27 May 1849. Died 1926. Married 18 Mar 1872 Ellen Sarah KING (1851-1941). Family of eleven.

1. Sarah JARRETT born 1873 died aged 94 in Ballina c.1967. Married 1893 William (Billy) CONNOLLY. 9 children.

1.1. William Angus CONNOLLY born 1894 married Doris DALEY

1.2. George Patrick CONNOLLY born 1896 married Ruby EASTBROOK

1.3. James Henry CONNOLLY born 1897 married i Anne ROBERTS, ii Elizabeth ROBERTS, iii Jessica GIBBS

1.4. Rupert T CONNOLLY born 1900 married Amy COYNE

1.5. Reginald Allen CONNOLLY born 1904 married Dorothy OWENS

1.6. Mary Margaret CONNOLLY born 1906 married John BURKE

1.7. Ellena Violet CONNOLLY married Bernard PRENDERGAST

1.8. Robert Lyons CONNOLLY born 1912 married Drucilla SMART

1.9. Marie Ada CONNOLLY born 1913 married Ronald CHEFFERS

2. Violet Florence JARRETT born 1874, died 1936.
Married i 1891 Francis Bernard CHILCOTT 1867, died 29 May 1899. Family of three.

2.1. George Thomas Henry CHILCOTT 1892-1977 married in 1918 in Murwillumbah to Alice Ada WHITBY 1898-1973. Two known children

2.1.1. Stanley Thomas CHILCOTT born 1919 died 1947 married Dorothy Grace FAULKS born 1918. Three children.

2.1.1.1. Stanley Barry CHILCOTT born 1941 married Helen Joy THOMPSON, born 1943. Three children

2.1.1.1.1. Anthony David CHILCOTT born 1968

2.1.1.1.2. Stephen John CHILCOTT born 1970

2.1.1.1.3. Matthew James CHILCOTT born 1974

2.1.1.2. Michael John CHILCOTT born 1947 married Noelene Mary McNAMARA born 1949, three children

2.1.1.2.1. Darren John CHILCOTT born 1968

2.1.1.2.2. Sherie Anne CHILCOTT born 1970

2.1.1.2.3. Rodney Dean CHILCOTT born 1971
2.1.1.3. Christopher CHILCOTT born 1951

2.1.2. Francis Henry CHILCOTT born 1924 married Belmore Isabel DAVIS. Two children

2.1.2.1. Lynette Dawn CHILCOTT born 1949 married Stephen John DUNCAN born 1947. Children two.

2.1.2.1.1. Aaron John Duncan born 1976

2.1.2.1.2. Prudence Dawn Duncan born 1978

2.1.2.2. John Francis CHILCOTT born 1952 married Wendy Leanne ANDERSON born 1954. Two children.

2.1.2.2.1. Duane John CHILCOTT born 1977

2.1.2.2.2. Nichole Leanne CHILCOTT born 1978

2.2. Elsie May CHILCOTT born 1895, died 1947

2.3. Cecil Bernard CHILCOTT born 1897 married Ivy HARDING 1900-1965

2.3.1. Daphne Gwendolyn CHILCOTT born 1919 married Charles Joseph PARMENTER born 1914, five children

2.3.1.1. Delsie Valma PARMENTER born 1938 married Alex VERHOVSEK, five children

2.3.1.1.1. Chris Leanne VERHOVSEK born 1957

2.3.1.1.2. Tony Grant VERHOVSEK born 1958

2.3.1.1.3. Michelle Gay VERHOVSEK born 1959 married Roger Grant WEIK, 2 children

2.3.1.1.3.1. Daniel Grant WEIK born 1980

2.3.1.1.3.2. Kristy Ann WEIK born 1983

2.3.1.1.4. Christopher Gary VERHOVSEK born 1960 married Deborah WEIR, one child

2.3.1.1.4.1. Nathan John VERHOVSEK born 1981

2.3.1.1.5. Deborah Anne VERHOVSEK born 1963

2.3.1.2. Kenneth Bernard C PARMENTER born 1940 married Merylin Alice BLANCH born 1945. Two children

2.3.1.2.1. Darren Lloyd PARMENTER born 1966

2.3.1.2.2. Wayne Mark PARMENTER born 1970

2.3.1.3. Lloyd Alwyn PARMENTER born 1944

2.3.1.4. Laurel Gay PARMENTER born 1947 married Ronald Clarence TOWERS. Family of two

2.3.1.4.1. Sharon Leanne TOWERS born 1973
2.3.1.4.2. Melissa Gaye TOWERS born 1977

2.3.1.5. Malcolm Wayne PARMENTER born 1955 married Julie Anne LANCASTER, two children

2.3.1.5.1. Bradley Wayne PARMENTER born 1981

2.3.1.5.2. David Lloyd PARMENTER born 1983

2.3.2. Maureen Heather CHILCOTT born 1921 married Keith Samuel PARMENTER born 1918. Family of three

2.3.2.1. Glendon Keith PARMENTER born 1965 married Dorothy Adele EVANS born 1942, three children

2.3.2.1.1. Donna Maree PARMENTER born 1965

2.3.2.1.2. Robert Glenn PARMENTER born 1967

2.3.2.1.3. Kylie Rochelle PARMENTER born 1971

2.3.2.2. Vernon Barry PARMENTER born 1944 married Zelda Elaine WILLIAMS born 1944, two children

2.3.2.2.1. Lyndon Mark PARMENTER born 1968

2.3.2.2.2. Kerilee Jane PARMENTER born 1971

2.3.2.3. Colin Lee PARMENTER born 1955 married Susanne Kay LANCASTER, family of two

2.3.2.3.1. Andrew Luke PARMENTER born 1983

2.3.2.3.2. Matthew John PARMENTER born 1985

2.3.3. Bernard Walter CHILCOTT born 1924 married Alice Margaret DAWSON born 1929, three children

2.3.3.1. Peter Bernard CHILCOTT born 1949 married Beverley Ann COXON born 1952, four children

2.3.3.1.1. Nicole Ann CHILCOTT born 1975

2.3.3.1.2. Stephen Edward B CHILCOTT born 1977

2.3.3.1.3. Andrew Peter CHILCOTT born 1979

2.3.3.1.4. Benjamin Terry CHILCOTT born 1981

2.3.3.2. Terry Calvin CHILCOTT born 1950

2.3.3.3. Nerrilyn Joy CHILCOTT born 1954 married Leslie Clarence DIEFENBACH born 1949. Three children

2.3.3.3.1. Joanna Maree Diefenbach born 1976

2.3.3.3.2. Emma Joy Diefenbach born 1980

2.3.3.3.3. Jacob Bernard L Diefenbach born 1983

2.3.4. Calvin Bowman Power CHILCOTT born 1931 married Doris Marie McDONALD born 1935. Four children

2.3.4.1. Julie Maree CHILCOTT born 1958 married Gavin Peter ROWE born 1960. One child

2.3.4.1.1. Nicole Maree Rowe born 1987

2.3.4.2. Geoffrey Calvin CHILCOTT born 1959 married Trudi Jane Holden TIPPLE born 1958. Two children

2.3.4.2.1. Nicholas John CHILCOTT born 1984

2.3.4.2.2. Tiffany Jane CHILCOTT born 1986

2.3.4.3. Karen Joy CHILCOTT born 1966

2.3.4.4. Marilyn Nerice CHILCOTT born 1970

2.3.5. Elaine Gloria CHILCOTT born 1932 married Kenneth Eric MARTIN born 1923. Three children

2.3.5.1. Janelle Narice MARTIN born 1952 married John Maxwell DOWLING born 1975, three children

2.3.5.1.1. Justine Maxwell DOWLING born 1975

2.3.5.1.2. Karina DOWLING born 1977

2.3.5.1.3. Korey Jon DOWLING born 1978

2.3.5.2. Stephen John MARTIN born 1955 married Christine Ann MAGERL born 1956. Three children

2.3.5.2.1. Simon Joel MARTIN born 1978

2.3.5.2.2. Nicole Karen MARTIN

2.3.5.2.3. Katie Dianne MARTIN born 1987

2.3.5.3. Dale Kenton MARTIN born 1965 married Linley Michell GRIEVE born 1966

2.3.6. Yvonne Hope CHILCOTT born 1935 married Ivan WERE born 1929. Three children

2.3.6.1. Robyn Maree WERE born 1954 married Robert Glenn GREEN, 2 children

2.3.6.1.2. Tammie Maree GREEN born 1979

2.3.6.1.3. Chad GREEN born 1985

2.3.6.2. Kerry Joy WERE born 1956 married David Walter Bennet WOOD, Four children

2.3.6.2.1. Rebecca Lee WOOD born 1980

2.3.6.2.2. Emily Joy WOOD born 1982

2.3.6.2.3. Adam Joel Bennet WOOD born 1986
2.3.6.2.4. Hanna Louise WOOD born 1989

2.3.6.3. Joanne Lee WERE born 1962 married David MARTIN

2. Violet Florence JARRETT married ii 1900 in Ballina to Robert E WALLS. Four children

2.4. Ewen E WALLS born 1901

2.5. Archie E WALLS born 1903

2.6. Alexander O (Sandy) WALLS born 1907

2.7. Evelyn A (Girlie) WALLS born 1909

3. William H JARRETT born 1876 died 5 May 1897

4. Margaret Jane JARRETT born 1879 died 1904

5. Evaline JARRETT born 28 May 1881 Teven Creek, died 26 Apr 1892 married 1900 Theodore C COOPER
known as "Boy", born c.1875 died 7 Jul 1950. Three children

5.1. Harold COOPER born 1901

5.2. Theodore W COOPER born 1902

5.3. Ronald T COOPER born 1913 married Veronica AINSWORTH, 3 children

5.3.1. Ronald COOPER

5.3.2. Terry COOPER

5.3.3. Kenneth COOPER

6. George E JARRETT born 1883 married 1908 Ada E LITTLE. One son

6.1. Jack JARRETT died WWII

7. Leslie Stephen JARRETT born 1885, died 1972. Married 1918 Daisy FAULKS. Five children

7.1. Warwick H JARRETT 1919-1968 married 1941 Alma KENDALL

7.2. Gordon L JARRETT born 1921

7.3. Russell G JARRETT born 1925

7.4. Jeffery S JARRETT born 1926. Married 1951 Joan P WAYGOOD

7.5. Bruce JARRETT born 1932

8. Clarice May JARRETT born 1888, died 1915. Married 1910 to James Herbert FAULKS 1888-1976. Three children

8.1. Dulcie Olga FAULKS born 1911

8.2. Allan FAULKS born 1912 married Olympia M BLAKENEY
8.3. Colin Ashwell FAULKS born 1915 married Iris May FERGUSON

? ? ? Herb Faulks married after the death of his wife to her sister Hazel, see no. 11. He then married a third time.

9. Richard T JARRETT born 1889 married 1916 in Ballina Elsie CURTIS

10. Angus Bellinger King JARRETT born 1892, died 7 Feb 1951 in Ballina. Married 1918 in Murwillumbah to
Ivy O EASTERBROOK born 1895 dau of Abraham & Mary Easterbrook. Angus was a Baker in Ballina. Family of three.

10.1. Warren JARRETT

10.2. Darcy JARRETT

10.3. Audrey JARRETT

11. Hazel JARRETT born 1896, died 1923. Married 1918 James Herbert FAULKS. One known child

11.1. James Roderick FAULKS born 1922 married Gloria PHILLIPS

THOMAS WILLIAM JARRETT born 22 May 1851 bapt 15 June 1851. Thomas was also born at Brisbane Waters and made the move to Bellingen with his parents. He married at Bellingen 19 Apr 1874 to Mary EATHER and had a family of 8 girls and four boys. Two of these children died as babies.

Thomas like all of William's boys worked as a timber cutter with his father and helped pioneer the Bellingen district.

In 1897 he moved his wife and children to Coffs Harbour where he continued in the timber business, cutting and hauling. He obtained a timber lease of 30 acres of land, the lease included land which took in most of the Jetty and the site of the Pier Hotel and extended almost to the Butter Factory. When the Government decided to sell the land as crown blocks they compensated Thomas with a large parcel of land which included the land where Thomas had built a boarding house that his wife managed.

Thomas died in Coffs Harbour 30 Apr 1935. Mary died 25 Feb 1933.

Their children were:

1. Clara A JARRETT born 1876. Married 1896 John T CAHILL, known children two.

1.1. Clarence L CAHILL born 1905

1.2. Sydney W CAHILL born 1907

2. Isabella JARRETT born 1877 died 1878

3. Evelyn JARRETT born 18 Jul 1878 married 1900 Frederick W SMIDT. Known children.

3.1. Hilton C SMIDT born 1901

3.2. Lyall H SMIDT born 1902

3.3. Edna M SMIDT born 1904

4. Florence de Salles JARRETT born 27 Mar 1879. Married 1904 Robert S TURNER. Known children
4.1. Allan B TURNER born 1905

4.2. Gloria R TURNER born 1907

5. Unnamed male born 26 Mar 1882, died 1882

6. William JARRETT born 9 Jun 1883

7. Robina Margaret JARRETT born 10 Oct 1884. Married 1908 William H.C. GRAHAM. Known child

7.1. Alexander GRAHAM born 1913

8. Delia JARRETT born 7 Jan 1889. Married 1914 George N ANDREWS

9. Lottie JARRETT born 1 Dec 1890

10. James JARRETT born 2 Jan 1893

11. Mary JARRETT born 16 Oct 1894. Married 1916 Andrew SULLIVAN

12. George H JARRETT born 25 Nov 1896


JAMES FREDERICK JARRETT born 18 Aug 1853, bapt 30 Oct 1853. Died 25 Aug 1854 from drowning and buried Point Frederick Cemetery in the Gosford area.

EMMA ELIZA JARRETT born 11 June 1855 bapt 15 Jul 1855. Emma married her cousin on the 1 Oct 1875, Samuel BEST (Maria's son). They farmed at Bellingen and remained their all their lives. They had a family of nine.

1. Margaret BEST stillborn 1875

2. Albert Edward BEST born 1876 died same year

3. William BEST born 1877. Married 1908 Mary E O'NEILL. Known children

3.1. Elsie A BEST born 1910

3.2. Jack V BEST born 1912

3.3. Mildred A BEST born 1914 died 1916

3.4. Joseph C BEST born 1917

3.5. Teresa M BEST born 1918

4. Elsie Maud BEST born 1880. Married 1905 Hubert J MOODY. Known child

4.1. Cecol MOODY born 1909

5. Charles Henry BEST born 1883, died 1918

6. Walter Samuel BEST born 1886. Married 1908 Evelyn YEOMAN. Known children

6.1. Mervyn S BEST born 1913
6.2. Alfred J BEST born 1918

7. Lillian Jane BEST born 1888

8. Roland Hector BEST born 1890. Married Florence ? Known child

8.1. Gladys W BEST born 1916

9. Alfred BEST born 1891. Married 1912 Clara McCRISTAL. Known children

9.1. Elma I BEST born 1913

9.2. Aileen M BEST born 1916

AMELIA ESTHER JARRETT born 12 May 1857, bapt 14 June 1857. Amelia married at Grafton on the 6 May 1879 to Charles Stephen JARRETT (no relation). Charles (1856-1907) was the son of Charles Jarrett well known as the "Cedar King". Charles and Amelia ran a boarding house which belonged to Charles's father.
Their children were.

1. Fanetta Jane JARRETT born 1879. Married 1898 Benjamin WEST.

2. Ida Pearl JARRETT born 1880. Married 1905 John T PEACOCK

3. May Amelia JARRETT born 1883 died same year (twin)

4. William Charles JARRETT born 1883 (twin). Married 1907 Clara H WAGNER. Known children

4.1. Charles S WAGNER born 1907

4.2. Cyril W WAGNER born 1909

4.3. Mary E WAGNER born 1912

4.4. Mabel D WAGNER born 1913

5. Leslie JARRETT born 1884 died same year

6. Ethelbert JARRETT born 1885, died 17 May 1937. Did not marry

CAROLINE THERESA JARRETT born 26 June 1859, bapt 14 Aug 1859.
Caroline was the last of the children born at Brisbane Waters. She married Herbert RENWICK at Bellingen on 25 Nov 1884. The couple lived at Darkwood about 25 miles west of Bellingen. They ran a postal and telegraph service also a farm for a time. Their children were.

1. Jessie F RENWICK born 1886 died 1954. Married 1908 Peter N MacGREGOR. Known children -

1.1. Ewen N MacGREGOR born 1909

1.2. Juanita C MacGREGOR born 1911

1.3. Alice I MacGREGOR born 1913

1.4. Heather F MacGREGOR born 1916
2. Fanetta M RENWICK born 1887 died 1915. Married 1908 Edward HOPKINS. Known children

2.1. Herbert E HOPKINS born 1909

2.2. Reginald A HOPKINS born 1911

2.3. Eric HOPKINS born 1913

2.4. Doreen HOPKINS born 1915

3. Herbert RENWICK born 1889 died in a sawmill accident 1921

4. Bessie L RENWICK born 1891 died 1958. Married 1911 Repton H HOBART. Known child

4.1. Osborne L HOBART born 1911, died 1911

5. Thomas W RENWICK born 1893

6. Allen E RENWICK born 1895

7. Neil RENWICK born 1897

8. Marjorie RENWICK born 1900 died 1982

ELIZABETH JARRETT born 1861. Elizabeth was the first of the family born at Bellingen and most likely the first white child born in the district. She worked as a housekeeper for a J Lane at Gunnedah where she died of a lung complaint in 1898.

Elizabeth had two daughters, one daughter born at the Benevolent Asylum in Sydney.

1. Josephine JARRETT born 26 Jul 1885, died 1886.

2. Sylvia J JARRETT born 1896, daughter of Joseph SAUL, who cared for his daughter, who was deaf and dumb, until his death.

JANNET JARRETT born 1863. Jannet lived in the Bellingen area for some time before moving to Lismore where her brother Samuel was living. One child.

1. Arthur JARRETT born 18 Dec 1887

JOHN JAMES JARRETT born 1866. John James Jarrett although born after two other children had been born at Bellingen was the first white child registered there. There is a small monument in Jarrett Park to remember the occasion.

John married Barbara SIMPSON on 18 Oct 1890. They lived at Never Never near Bellingen all their lives. John joined the Australian Military Forces during the First World War and served in the 45th Infantry Battalion. His sons Roy and George also served.

John died 25 Mar 1938 and his wife Barbara on 29 Aug 1934.

Their children were

1. Lavinia JARRETT born 1892. Married 1911 John E PEARSON. Known children

1.1. Daphne M PEARSON born 1912

1.2. Leila PEARSON born 1914. died 1914

1.3. Francis PEARSON born 1915

1.4. Lawrence G PEARSON born 1918

2. Leila JARRETT born 1893. Married 1911 John C WAILES. Known children

2.1. James R WAILES born 1911

2.2. Dorothy WAILES born 1912

2.3. Frederick C WAILES born 1915

3. George JARRETT born 1895

4. Roy JARRETT born 1897

5. Mary JARRETT born 1899 (twin), died 1899

6. Thomas JARRETT born 1899 (twin), died 1899

7. Archie P JARRETT born 1901 killed in a car accident 1927

8. Leighton JARRETT born 1903

9. Barbara JARRETT born 1907

SAMUEL JARRETT born 1868. Samuel married Edith Jane COOPER in Sydney and moved to Lismore. Edith died at Ballina 18 Aug 1923. The couples son Samuel survived the 1st World War only to die at Tobruk in the Second World War.

1. Zandra JARRETT born 1893, married 1914 in Ballina to James C CLAVAN. Known child

1.1. Harold T CLAVAN born 1916

2. Victor JARRETT born 1897

3. William JARRETT born 1900

4. Phyllis JARRETT born 1901

5. Thelma JARRETT born 1903

6. Mona JARRETT born 1905

7. Harry JARRETT born 1907

8. Edith JARRETT born 1910

After the death of Edith, Samuel married in 1924 to Eliza M STANDING. Eliza was born 1886 daughter of Henry and Emma Joanna (Bryce) Morrish. In 1903 she married Arthur STANDING. Arthur died in 1914.
Samuel and Eliza had three children.

9. Frank JARRETT

10. Gloria JARRETT

11. Kathleen JARRETT

LAVINIA JARRETT born 1871

Contributed by: Glenda Mainwaring




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