Louisa CALLAWAY

Louisa CALLAWAY

Female Abt 1844 - 1936  (~ 92 years)


  • Name Louisa CALLAWAY 
    Born Abt 1844  Winterbourne, Salisbury, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Emigration Abt 1859  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1936  Corryong, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obit 07 Apr 1936  The Border Morning Mail, Albury, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • UPPER MURRAY RESIDENT DIES

      The death occurred at Corryong, where she was visiting, on Saturday night, of Mrs Louisa SHEATHER, who was almost 92 years of age, and who was the oldest resident in this district, where she resided for about 75 years, most of it being spent across the Murray, but for some years she had made her home in Walwa. The late Mrs Sheather was of a most cheerful disposition, and to the end took a keen interest in all movements. She was born at Winterbourne, Salisbury, England, and arrived in Australia with her parents when about 15 years of age. They settled in the South Coast of NSW, before coming to the Upper Murray. She married, first Mr Emerson, who died suddenly, leaving her with a young family of 10. Some years latter she married Mr Sheather and he was accidentally drowned, about four years later.

      Members of her family are: Messrs. John (Tumbarumba), William (Jingellic), Fred and Charles (Leeton), Mrs RP Donelan (Talmalmo). Mrs Merritt and George (Narrandera). Three predeceased her. There are also 55 Grandchildren, about 103 great grandchildren.

      The funeral took place in Walwa yesterday.
    Newspaper 17 Apr 1936  The Narandera Argus, Narandera, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 


    • MRS. LOUISA SHEATHER

      Tho death occurred at Corryong, where she was visiting, on 4th April, of Mrs. Louisa Sheather, who was al- most 92 years of age, and who was the oldest resident in the district, where she resided for about 75 years. The late Mrs. Sheather was of a most cheerful disposition, and took a keen interest in all movements.

      She was born at Winterbourne (Eng land) and arrived in Australia with her parents when about- 15 years of age. They settled on the South Coast of N.S.W. before coming to the Upper Murray. She married, first Mr. Emerson, who died suddenly, leaving her with a young family of ten. Some years later she married Mr. Sheather, and he was accident ally drowned about four years later. Members of her family are: Messrs John (Tumbarumba), William (Jin- gellic), Fred and Charles (Leeton), Mrs. R. P. Donelan (Talmalmo), Mrs. Merrit and George (Narandera) Three predeceased her. There are also 55 grand children and about 103 great-grand children. ' The funeral took place In Walwa.
    Name Louisa Emerson 
    Name Louisa Sheather 
    Reference Number 14620 
    Person ID I14620  Ozigen
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2014 

    Family 1 James EMERSON 
    Married 04 May 1861  Delegate, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Count of Children Bef 1885 
    ten 
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F4117  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Edgar SHEATHER,   b. 25 Dec 1829, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1889, Corryong, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 1885  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F4001  Group Sheet