Eliza Field1

F, #811, b. 31 July 1835, d. 3 April 1906
FatherEdward Field1 b. 16 Sep 1797, d. 7 Dec 1846
MotherEsther Lees1 b. 12 Jan 1812, d. 26 Jul 1875
Relationship2nd great-grandmother of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited22 Jan 2015
Birth*31 July 1835 Castlereagh, NSW, Australia1 
Baptism30 August 1835 Castlereagh, NSW, Australia;daughter of Edward & Esther Fields, Settler1 
Death of Father7 December 1846 Castlereagh, NSW, Australia;age 49, Innkeeper, abode Castlereagh;Principal=Edward Field1 
Marriage*11 August 1852 Coalpit Vale, Hartley, NSW, Australia;
Joseph Scott, of Roman Catholic Church, of Coalpit Vale
Eliza Field, of Mount York
Witnesses John Field of Mount York & Rosetta Scott of Coalpit Vale;Groom=Joseph Scott2 
Married Name11 August 1852 Scott3 
Birth of Daughter25 May 1853 Coalpit Vale, NSW, Australia;Principal=Sophia Scott4 
Birth of Daughter18 March 1855 Hartley, NSW, Australia;Principal=Rosetta Scott5 
Birth of Daughter1 December 1856 Coal-Pit Vale, near Hartley, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Farmer, born Penrith NSW, age 24
mother Eliza Field, born Nepean River NSW, age 22
married 11 August 1852, Coal-Pit Vale
previous issue Sophia 4, Rosetta 2, both living
informant Joseph Scott, father, Coal-Pit Vale, near Hartley
Present at birth Sarah Scott, Nurse;Principal=Louisa Scott6 
Birth of Daughter25 February 1860 Coalpit Swamp, Hartley, NSW, Australia;
Name: Lauristina Cunningham (name registered after birth)
Sex of Child: Female
Date of Birth: 25th February 1860
Place of Birth: Coalpit Swamp

Father: Joseph Scott
Occupation: Grazier
Birthplace: Penrith NSW
Age: 27

Date of Marriage: 1852
Place of Marriage: Hartley NSW

Mother: Eliza Field
Birthplace: Penrith NSW
Age: 24

Previous Issue: 4 females living

Informant: Eliza Scott, mother, Coalpit Swamp
Present at Birth: Mrs Sarah Scott;Principal=Lauristina Scott7 
Birth of Son25 January 1863 Forbes, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Grazier, born Hartley NSW, age 30
mother Eliza Field, born Penrith NSW, age 27
married 1851, Hartley NSW
previous issue 4 girls living
informant Eliza Scott, mother, Forbes
Present at birth Mrs Rogan;Principal=Edward Joseph Scott6 
Birth of Daughter14 November 1865 Bogabigal, near Forbes, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Carrier, born Nepean NSW, age 34
mother Eliza Field, born Nepean NSW, age 34
married August 1852, Hartley NSW
previous issue 6 - 1 boy & 5 girls living
informant Eliza Scott, mother, Bogabigal, near Forbes
Present at birth Sarah Scott;Principal=Victoria Scott6 
Birth of Daughter5 September 1867 Bogabigal, Forbes, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Farmer, born Penrith, age 37
mother Eliza Field, born Penrith, age 32
married 11 August 1849, Penrith
previous issue 6 - 1 boy & 5 girls living
informant Eliza Scott, mother, Bogabigal, Forbes
Present at birth Mrs Eliza Field;Principal=Sarah Scott6 
Birth of Son8 January 1870 Forbes, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Carrier, born Penrith, age 37
mother Eliza Field, born Penrith, age 34
married 11 August 1848, Hartley
previous issue 1 male, 7 females living
informant Eliza Scott, mother, Forbes
Present at birth Eliza Field;Principal=William Henry Scott6 
Birth of Son10 September 1872 Broad Creek, near Forbes, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Farmer, born Penrith, age 41
mother Eliza Field, born Penrith, age 37
married 11 August 1852, Hartley
previous issue 3 males, 6 females living, 1 male deceased
informant Eliza Scott, mother, Broad Creek
Present at birth Mrs Simons;Principal=Arthur Reuben Scott6 
Birth of Daughter12 June 1874 Bogabagil Run, near Forbes, NSW, Australia;father Joseph Scott, Farmer, born Penrith NSW, age 43
mother Eliza Field, born Penrith NSW, age 39
married 11 August 1850, Hartley
previous issue 3 males, 7 females living, 1 male deceased
informant Joseph Scott, Armine Cottage, Bogabagil Run
Present at birth Mrs Eliza Field;Principal=Eveline Maud Australia Scott6 
Death of Mother26 July 1875 Forbes, NSW, Australia;Esther Wilson, 63 or 64, Disease of the heart (verdict of Coroners Jury), born Castlereagh, Penrith
Father John Lees, Wesleyan Minister
Mother not known
Married Edward Field, age 18
Children 4 males, 1 female living, 1 male deceased
Married Thomas Wilson,
Children 1 female living
Informant John F Armstrong, Coroner and John Field, son Forbes
Buried 27/07/1875 Forbes, Rev E Dunstan, Church of England;Principal=Esther Wilson8 
Death of Spouse3 September 1875 Broad Creek, Bogabagil, (near Forbes), NSW, Australia;
Name: Joseph Scott
Date of Death: 3 September 1875
Place of Death: Broad Creek, Bogabagil, near Forbes
Occupation: Carrier
Sex: Male
Age: 44
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Penrith, Nepean River, N.S.Wales
Time in Aust Colonies: Since birth in N.S.Wales

Father: Michael Scott
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Sarah Collits

Place of Marriage: Hartley
Age at Marriage: 21 years
Name of Spouse: Eliza Field
Children of Marriage: 3 Males living, 7 Females living, 1 Male deceased
Informant: H M Beuzeville (son-in-law) & Eliza Scott (wife), Bogabagil

Cause of Death: Scrofulous disease of the kneejoints
Length of Illness: Three months
Medical Attendant: G. J. R. Combe
Date Last Seen: 2 Sept 1875

Date of Burial: 4 Sept 1875
Place of Burial: Forbes Cemetery
Minister & Religion: Rev G Dunstan, Church of England
Undertaker: Geo J Thomson
Witnesses: William Jones & Thomas Plunkett;Principal=Joseph Scott9 
Marriage*13 February 1878 Forbes, NSW, Australia;Groom=Edward Field10 
Married Name Stewart10 
Marriage* Forbes, NSW, Australia;Groom=Charles Stewart10 
Photo*circa 1886 Carrawobitty, (near Forbes), NSW, Australia;
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(Back of photo) L to R Grandmother Scott, Mrs F Atkinson daughter, Mrs Rawsthorne daughter, Mrs H M Beuzeville daughter
First homestead at Carrawobitty taken up by Joe Scott in 1861, In this homestead was the first Post Office from 1864 to 1911 kept by Mrs Scott
Death*3 April 1906 Carrawobitty, (near Forbes), NSW, Australia;
Name: Eliza Stewart
Date of Death: 3 Apr 1906
Place of Death: Carrawobbity
Occupation: Domestic Duties Old Age Pension
Sex: Female
Age: 70
Congugal Status:
Place of Birth: Penrith
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: Edward Field
Occupation: Blacksmith
Mother: Esther Lees

Place of Marriage 1: Penrith
Age at Marriage 1: 16
Name of Spouse 1: Joseph Scott
Children of Marriage 1: Sophia 53, Rozetta 51, Laurestina 46, Edward J 43, Victoria 39, Sarah 37, William H 36, Arthur R 33, Evelyn M 31; 1 female deceased
Place of Marriage 2: Carrawobbity
Age at Marriage 2: 43
Name of Spouse 2: Edward Field
Children of Marriage 2: no issue
Place of Marriage 3: Carrawobbity
Age at Marriage 3: 48
Name of Spouse 3: Charles Stewart
Children of Marriage 3: no issue
Informant: A R Scott, son, Carrawobbity

Cause of Death: Senile Decay
Length of Illness: 4 mts
Medical Attendant: H E M Delohery
Date Last Seen:

Date of Burial: 4 Apr 1906
Place of Burial: Church of England Cemetery, Forbes
Minister & Religion: Church of England
Undertaker: Geo J Thomson
Witnesses: J E Rawsthorne & J King12 

Family 1

Joseph Scott b. c 1832, d. 3 Sep 1875
Children

Family 2

Edward Field b. 24 Aug 1844

Family 3

Charles Stewart

Citations

  1. [S1223] NSW Deaths 1788-1975.
  2. [S1299] NSW Marriage Certificate.
  3. [S165] NSW Marriage V1852574 98/1852 - Joseph Scott and Eliza Field.
  4. [S1220] NSW Baptisms 1788-1855.
  5. [S1313] From A Distant Field.
  6. [S1394] Birth Certificate - full transcript.
  7. [S1304] NSW Birth Certificate.
  8. [S1294] NSW Death Registration Transcription.
  9. [S132] NSW Death 6053/1875 - Joseph Scott.
  10. [S1225] The "Distant Fields" - the roots of our tree.
  11. [S1626] Ancestry Public Member Trees, online https://ancestry.com
  12. [S14] Death Certificate.