Mary Wade Family

James BrookerAge: 72 years18341907

Name
James Brooker
Given names
James
Surname
Brooker
Birth October 16, 1834 37 31
Christening May 24, 1835 (Age 7 months)
Note: James was born at Airds and christened at Campbelltown. Officiating Clergyman: Thomas Reddall
Birth of a sisterSophia Jane Brooker
July 19, 1838 (Age 3 years)
Christening of a sisterSophia Jane Brooker
October 21, 1838 (Age 4 years)
Note: Officiating Clergyman: Thomas Reddall
Birth of a brotherJoseph Henry Brooker
February 27, 1840 (Age 5 years)
Christening of a brotherJoseph Henry Brooker
May 31, 1840 (Age 5 years)
Note: Officiating Clergyman: Robert Forrest
Death of a brotherJoseph Henry Brooker
December 21, 1840 (Age 6 years)
Burial of a brotherJoseph Henry Brooker
December 23, 1840 (Age 6 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Burials 29 March 1832 to 13 Sep 1860; Original Register (held by church).; Volume entry number: 30.
Note: Officiating Clergyman: Robert Forrest
Birth of a sisterHarriett Ann Brooker
July 3, 1841 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterEliza Brooker
February 21, 1843 (Age 8 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Baptisms; Original Register (held by church) 2 Sep 1832 to 10 Feb 1856
Christening of a sisterEliza Brooker
April 2, 1843 (Age 8 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Baptisms; Original Register (held by church) 2 Sep 1832 to 10 Feb 1856
Note: Officiating Clergyman: George Vidal
Birth of a brotherEdward Charles Brooker
November 9, 1845 (Age 11 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Baptisms; Original Register (held by church) 2 Sep 1832 to 10 Feb 1856
Birth of a brotherJoseph Henry Brooker
November 9, 1846 (Age 12 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Baptisms; Original Register (held by church) 2 Sep 1832 to 10 Feb 1856
Christening of a brotherEdward Charles Brooker
December 13, 1846 (Age 12 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Baptisms; Original Register (held by church) 2 Sep 1832 to 10 Feb 1856
Note: Officiating Clergyman: William Stack. Remarks: Twin
Christening of a brotherJoseph Henry Brooker
December 13, 1846 (Age 12 years)
Source: St Peter's Church of England, Campbelltown NSW: Church Register - Baptisms; Original Register (held by church) 2 Sep 1832 to 10 Feb 1856
Note: Officiating Clergyman: William Stack. Remarks: Twin.
MarriageMary Ann JamiesonView this family
May 8, 1856 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Brooker
August 17, 1857 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#2
William Brooker
September 17, 1859 (Age 24 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Wade
December 17, 1859 (Age 25 years)
Note: Citation of original death certificate
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Wade
December 20, 1859 (Age 25 years)
Note: Citation of original death certificate
Birth of a son
#3
James Edward Brooker
August 10, 1861 (Age 26 years)
Source:

Footnote: New South Wales, Australia BD&M Number 6529/1861

Death of a sisterMary Ann Brooker
January 10, 1863 (Age 28 years)
Burial of a sisterMary Ann Brooker
January 1863 (Age 28 years)
Cemetery: Wagga Wagga Monumental Cemetery
Birth of a daughter
#4
Sophia Brooker
November 16, 1863 (Age 29 years)
Christening of a daughterSophia Brooker
May 29, 1864 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Alice Brooker
December 23, 1866 (Age 32 years)
Christening of a daughterAlice Brooker
January 27, 1867 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#6
John Brooker
May 15, 1869 (Age 34 years)
Christening of a sonJohn Brooker
June 13, 1869 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Alfred Brooker
January 6, 1872 (Age 37 years)
Christening of a sonAlfred Brooker
February 10, 1872 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Lucy Brooker
May 10, 1874 (Age 39 years)
Death of a sisterEliza Brooker
May 20, 1877 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Martha Mary Brooker
July 24, 1877 (Age 42 years)
Death of a daughterMartha Mary Brooker
May 29, 1878 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childEdward Jonathan AngelElizabeth BrookerView this family
June 2, 1880 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Ada May Brooker
November 26, 1881 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childDennis DelaneySophia BrookerView this family
November 12, 1883 (Age 49 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Brooker
October 9, 1885 (Age 50 years)
Cause: William died from old age and natural decay
Note: He was sick for 8 days before death and was attended by Dr Eras Wren. The death information was his son James Brooker who was living at Lake Albert. The death was registered at Wagga Wagga on the 2nd of November 1885. Source: Death Certificate.
Burial of a fatherWilliam Brooker
October 10, 1885 (Age 50 years)
Cemetery: Wagga Wagga Cemetery, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death of a brotherJonathan Brooker
June 2, 1888 (Age 53 years)
Note:

Wagga Wagga Advertiser (New South Wales : 1875 - 1910) Tuesday 5 June 1888 p 2 Family Notices

DEATH BROOKER. — On the 2nd instant, at his residence, Tarcutta Road, Wagga Wagga, Jonathan Brooker, aged 56 years.

Death of a sisterSarah Elizabeth Brooker
November 23, 1890 (Age 56 years) Age: 68
Cause: Uraemia
Note:

Last seen by medical attendance St Clair Long on the day of her death. The death informant was her son J.H. Rudd, who was living at Wagga. Source: Death certificate supplied by the National Centre of Biography.

DEATH. RUDD — On November 23rd, at her daughter's residence Fox street, Newtown, Sarah, aged 68 years, relict of the late Edward Rudd, of Wagga. Respected by all who knew her, and leaving a large family to mourn their loss.

Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Saturday 6 December 1890 p 2 Family Notices

Burial of a sisterSarah Elizabeth Brooker
November 24, 1890 (Age 56 years)
Note: Burial witnesses were John T. Holden and Albert Brooker. Source: Death certificate supplied by the National Centre of Biography.
Death of a motherSophia Mary Mitton
January 17, 1892 (Age 57 years)
Note:

Article in Wagga Wagga Advertiser By a notice in our advertising columns the death of Mrs. Sophia Brooker, of Lake Albert, is announced at the ripe old age of 91 years 8 months. Mrs. Brooker had been resident in or around Wagga for many years, and was much respected by all who knew her. Until quite recently she enjoyed excellent health, and being the happy possessor of a robust constitution, had never suffered from any serious illness. At the time of her death, Mrs. Brooker was a widow, her husband having died some years ago. Deceased leaves a large circle of relations aud friends in the Lake Albert and Wagga district. Wagga Wagga Advertiser (New South Wales : 1875 - 1910), Saturday 23 January 1892

Death of a sonWilliam Brooker
May 5, 1892 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Brooker
June 8, 1892 (Age 57 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Thomas BakerSophia BrookerView this family
January 23, 1904 (Age 69 years)
Note:

WEDDING.

On Saturday evening, at St. John's Chapel, Wagga, the marriage was quietly celebrated of Mr. John Thos. Baker, widower, to Mrs. Sophia Delaney.

The ceremony was performed by the Rev. F. Vey locum tenens for the Rev. A. C. Mosley, and was witnessed by Mr and Mrs. Withers.

Both parties are well known at Forest Hill, the bridegroom's occupation being that of a carrier.

Wagga Wagga Express (NSW : 1879 - 1917) Tuesday 26 January 1904 p 2 Article

Death of a daughterElizabeth Brooker
November 30, 1904 (Age 70 years)
Burial of a daughterElizabeth Brooker
December 2, 1904 (Age 70 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Brooker
May 8, 1905 (Age 70 years)
Burial of a sisterElizabeth Brooker
May 10, 1905 (Age 70 years)
Note:

FUNERAL OF MRS HANNAM.

The funeral of Elizabeth Hannam, wife of Mr. Reuben Hannam, of Gregadoo road, took place yesterday at the Wagga Cemetery. Deceased, who was 70 years of age, was an old resident of this district, and leaves a large grown-up family. A tribute of respect was paid the family in the large attendence of town and country folk at the funeral. Rev. A. Mosley. Rector of St. John's, was the officiating clergy man. The pallbearers were Messrs. J. T. Holder, J. Rudd, W. C. Haridan, and E. J. Shadbolt. Mr. J. M'lntsh carried out tlhe funeral arrangements.

Wagga Wagga Express (New South Wales : 1879 - 1920) Thursday 11 May 1905 p 2 Article

Death September 17, 1907 (Age 72 years)
Note:

DEATH AT GREGADOO.

The death occurred on Tuesday morning of Mr. James Brooker, aged 72, a very old resident of the Gregadoo district, the cause of death being pneumonia. The burial took place yesterday afternoon at the Wagga cemetery, the Rev. G. A. Carver officiating and four grandsons being the pall- bearers. The funeral, which was largely attended, was conducted by Messrs. Hoye and Colbeck.

Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Thursday 19 September 1907 p 2 Article

ANOTHER DEATH FROM PNEUMONIA.

There has been quite an epidemic of pneumonia in this district of late, and several deaths from that complaint have been recorded. The latest is that of James Brooker, an old resident of these parts, who passed away at his residence, Gregadoo, on Tuesday last, after a brief illness.

The cause of death was pneumonia, from which the old man, who was 72 years of age, had only been suffering for a brief period. A wife and grown-up family survive him. The funeral was largely attended on Wednesday afternoon, the interment taking place in the Anglican portion of the Wagga cemetery.

The Rev. G. A. Carver administered the last sad rites of the Church of England at the graveside. Four grandsons of the deceased acted as pall-bearers.

Wagga Wagga Express (NSW : 1879 - 1917) Thursday 19 September 1907 p 2 Article

Burial September 18, 1907 (1 day after death)
Religion: Anglican
Note: Grave location - ANG-Q-22-0032, Interment Number - M-00853.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 10, 1817St Lukes Church of England, Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
17 years
younger sister
-14 years
elder brother
-21 months
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
Jonathan Brooker
Birth: June 16, 1827 30 24Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 14, 1829Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
5 years
himself
-2 years
elder brother
8 years
younger brother
Joseph Henry Brooker
Birth: February 27, 1840 43 36Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 21, 1840Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
1 year
younger brother
Joseph Henry Brooker
Birth: November 9, 1846 49 43Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 18, 1929Wagga Wagga District Hospital, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
-5 years
younger sister
Family with Mary Ann Jamieson - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 8, 1856St Peters Church of England, Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
26 years
daughter
Ada May Brooker
Birth: November 26, 1881 47 43Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 16, 1966
-10 years
son
-5 years
daughter
Alice Brooker
Birth: December 23, 1866 32 28Lake Albert, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 20, 1952Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
-9 years
daughter
4 years
son
James Edward Brooker
Birth: August 10, 1861 26 22Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 23, 1919Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
8 years
son
John Brooker
Birth: May 15, 1869 34 30Brookdale, Lake Albert, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 24, 1949Lewisham Private Hospital, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
-11 years
daughter
-4 years
son
William Brooker
Birth: September 17, 1859 24 21Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 5, 1892Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
18 years
daughter
Martha Mary Brooker
Birth: July 24, 1877 42 38Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 29, 1878Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia

Christening

James was born at Airds and christened at Campbelltown. Officiating Clergyman: Thomas Reddall

Death

DEATH AT GREGADOO.

The death occurred on Tuesday morning of Mr. James Brooker, aged 72, a very old resident of the Gregadoo district, the cause of death being pneumonia. The burial took place yesterday afternoon at the Wagga cemetery, the Rev. G. A. Carver officiating and four grandsons being the pall- bearers. The funeral, which was largely attended, was conducted by Messrs. Hoye and Colbeck.

Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Thursday 19 September 1907 p 2 Article

ANOTHER DEATH FROM PNEUMONIA.

There has been quite an epidemic of pneumonia in this district of late, and several deaths from that complaint have been recorded. The latest is that of James Brooker, an old resident of these parts, who passed away at his residence, Gregadoo, on Tuesday last, after a brief illness.

The cause of death was pneumonia, from which the old man, who was 72 years of age, had only been suffering for a brief period. A wife and grown-up family survive him. The funeral was largely attended on Wednesday afternoon, the interment taking place in the Anglican portion of the Wagga cemetery.

The Rev. G. A. Carver administered the last sad rites of the Church of England at the graveside. Four grandsons of the deceased acted as pall-bearers.

Wagga Wagga Express (NSW : 1879 - 1917) Thursday 19 September 1907 p 2 Article

Burial

Grave location - ANG-Q-22-0032, Interment Number - M-00853.