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Josiah FIELD

Male 1868 - 1951  (83 years)


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  • Name Josiah FIELD 
    Born 03 Nov 1868  Bogabagil Station, Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Photos? Grave (9782-8), Grave (DSC_1684) 
    Died 09 Dec 1951  Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Forbes Cemetery, Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Anglican Section 044, Lot 05
    Notes 
    • Biographical data

      At the time of the death of his father in 1916 Josiah (“Toss”) Field was shown as living on the Orange Road, Forbes.

      Probate Office No. 386725

      Field, Josiah late of Bathurst formally of Forbes, retired.
      This was the last Will and Testament of me Josiah Field of Forbes in the State of N.S.W. Dairyman. I hereby revoke all former Wills and testamentary dispositions made by me I appoint my niece Daisy Florence Maher wife of Alexander Stewart Maher of 220 Rankin Street , Bathurst in the said State, Labourer sole executor and Trustee of this my Will I give devise and bequeath the whole of my Estate, both real and personal whatever and wherever situate of or of which I may be seized possessed and entitled or over which I may have any power of testamentary disposition at the time of my death after payment thereto of all my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses and Estate and Death Duties to my trustees upon trust to sell call in and convert into money such parts of my estate as shall not consist of money and to get in the other parts thereof and to stand possessed of the proceeds of such sale calling in and conversion and of the getting in upon trust as to one half thereof for the said Daisy Florence Maher and as to one quarter for Iveena Sinclair of 6 James Street, Redfern and as to the remaining quarter thereof for Margaret Barton and Imelda Barton daughters of Richard Barton of Forbes and Eileen Field of Daroobalgie in equal shares as tenants in common.

      In Witness whereof I have to this my last Will and Testament hereunder set my hand this 3rd day of July, 1951
      Signed: Josiah Field
      Witnesses: J. Hoswell, 100 Farnell St. Forbes.
      J. A. Mellion, Solicitor, Forbes

      3/3/1952. Probate of the Will of the above named deceased was granted to Daisy Florence Maher the executrix named in the said Will. Testator died 9/12/ 1951. Estate sworn at £1,031.12.0 net.

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      Obituary

      Mr. Josiah Field
      A life long resident of the Forbes District Mr. Josiah (“Toss”) Field passed away on Sunday at Bathurst, where he had been residing for a short period following the death of his wife at Forbes on June 29th last .

      Deceased was 82 years and was a breeder and trainer of trotting horses, which he handled with success at many surrounding shows and trotting meetings. He leaves no family.

      The body id being brought to Forbes for interment today, and will move from St. Johns Church of England after a short service by Canon White at 2-30pm.
      Mr. Godfrey Smith, Bathurst, has charge of the mortuary arrangements.

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      From Field Family Newsletter Edition 27

      NOTES RE - JAMES McLELLAND’S BOOK NO.5

      The Nepean River Valley, It’s History, It’s Floods, It’s people..

      7.7.1900 Flood - the farms leased by Alderman Josiah Field

      22.11.1901 death of Ann Lees (born 1814) Husband’s name, John. B.MCCUC. Pioneer.

      22.11.1901 death of Martha Sheringham (born 1824). ST.M.M.C.E.ST.M.

      13.4.1907 death of Caroline Field (born 1862) Husband’s name, Joshua. b. M.C.C.U.C.

      16.10.1910 death of John Harris (born 1841) Buried St. Marys General Cemetery.

      11.1.1913 death of John Field (born 1867) Buried Penrith General Cemetery.

      11.9.1920 death of Henry Field, pioneer, aged 86 years. Interred St. Stephens Cemetery, Penrith.

      3.5.1922 death of Thomas Albert Field (born 1841) Buried Penrith General Cemetery.

      15.5.1923 death of Joseph Stanton (born 1851) P.G.C.

      10.4.1925 death of Mathew J. Stanton (born 1883) P.G.C.

      4. 12. 1926 death of Thomas Albert Skeen (born 1845) P.G.C.

      29.12.1928 death of Charlotte Stanton (born 1858) B.M.C.C.U.C.

      26.3.1928 death of George Edward Field (born 1871) P.G.C.

      23.7.1932 death of Emily Dukes (born 1919) E.P.G.C.

      9.9.1932 death of William Dukes (born 1860) P.G.C.

      1.9.1934 death Eileen Maggie Dukes (born 1900) P.G.C.

      2.7.1934 death of Ethel May Randall (born 1886) P.G.C.)

      17.4.1936 death of Josiah Stanton (born 1855) B.M.C.C.U.C
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      1977. Mr. B. Broadbent, trustee Nepean District Hospital Society.
    Person ID I3545  The Rawsthorne Family Tree
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2015 

    Father Pierce FIELD,   b. 05 Aug 1837, Castlereagh, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Sep 1916, Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Sarah Sophia SCOTT,   b. 06 Jun 1840, Vale of Clwydd, Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1922, Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 24 Aug 1859  Hartley, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F478  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Ann SINCLAIR,   b. Abt 1872,   d. 29 Jun 1951, Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1896  Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1706  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
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    DSC_1684.JPG
    Plot: Anglican Section 044, Lot 05

  • Sources 
    1. [S79] From a Distant Field, Colin Field, Book: Version 3 (Self Published).

    2. [S34] Cemetery List.