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
ChartsAncestors of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited15 Sep 2018
Birth*31 July 1835 Castlereagh, NSW, Australia2 
Baptism30 August 1835 Christ Church, Castlereagh, NSW, Australia;
When Baptized: 30th Aug 1835
When Born: 31 July 1835
Child’s Christian Name: Eliza
Parents’ Names: Edward & Esther Field
Abode: Castlereagh
Quality or Profession: Settler
By whom the Ceremony was performed: Henry Fulton2 
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;
I, Joseph Scott do hereby declare that I am a member of, or hold Communion with the Roman Catholic Church
I, Luke Hand of Hartley Minister of St Bernards do hereby certify, that
Joseph Scott of Coalpit Vale and
Eliza Field of Mount York,
were joined together in Wedlock by me, on the 11th day of August 1852, at Coalpit Vale
in the presence of Witnesses,
John Field Mount York
Rosetta Scott Coalpit Vale;Groom=Joseph Scott3 
Married Name11 August 1852 Scott3 
Birth of Daughter25 May 1853 Coalpit Vale, NSW, Australia;Principal=Sophia Scott3 
Birth of Daughter18 March 1855 Coalpit Vale, NSW, Australia;Principal=Rosetta Scott3 
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 Scott4 
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 Scott5 
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 Scott4 
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 Scott4 
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 Scott4 
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 Scott4 
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 Scott4 
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 Scott4 
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 Wilson6 
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 Scott7 
Marriage*13 February 1878 Forbes, NSW, Australia;Groom=Edward Field8 
Married Name Stewart8 
Marriage* Forbes, NSW, Australia;Groom=Charles Stewart8 
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 of Daughter9 December 1905 District Hospital, Cobar, NSW, Australia;
Name: Louisa Carpenter
Date of Death: 9 Dec 1905
Place of Death: District Hospital Cobar
Occupation: Housewife
Sex: Female
Age: 48
Congugal Status:
Place of Birth: Forbes NSW
Time in Aust Colonies:

Father: Joseph Scott
Occupation: Unknown
Mother: Eliza

Place of Marriage: Young
Age at Marriage: 36
Name of Spouse: James Carpenter
Children of Marriage: James 11, Eileen 8, Willie 6. living
Informant: E E Ashworth, acting matron, Cobar Hospital

Cause of Death: 1. Strangulated Umbilical Hernia 2. Herniotomy, Exhaustion
Length of Illness: 1. 6 days
Medical Attendant: H R Letcher
Date Last Seen: 9 Dec 1905

Date of Burial: 10 Dec 1905
Place of Burial: Church of England Cemetery, Cobar
Minister & Religion: R Hugh Kelly, Church of England
Undertaker: Gudgeon and Coy
Witnesses: J E Atkins, John Green;Principal=Louisa Scott10 
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 King11 

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. [S1448] Castlereagh Christ Church baptisms 1826-1875, Eliza Field 1835.
  3. [S1767] St Bernards Hartley Parish Registers.
  4. [S1394] Birth Certificate - full transcript.
  5. [S1304] NSW Birth Certificate.
  6. [S1294] NSW Death Registration Transcription.
  7. [S132] NSW Death 6053/1875 - Joseph Scott.
  8. [S1225] The "Distant Fields" - the roots of our tree.
  9. [S1626] Ancestry Public Member Trees, online https://ancestry.com
  10. [S1596] NSW Death Certificate.
  11. [S14] Death Certificate.
  12. [S1220] NSW Baptisms 1788-1855.
  13. [S1313] From A Distant Field.