Joseph Scott1

M, #810, b. circa 1832, d. 3 September 1875
FatherMichael Scott2 b. 1800, d. 1 Jun 1875
MotherSarah Collits2 b. 10 Sep 1797, d. 18 May 1867
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited22 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1832 Penrith, NSW, Australia2 
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;Bride=Eliza Field3 
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 
Death of Mother18 May 1867 "Uar", Forbes, NSW, Australia;
Name: Sarah Scott
Date of Death: 18/05/1867
Place: Uar, Forbes, NSW
Occupation: Nil
Sex: Female
Age: 70
Place of Birth: England
Time in Aust. Colonies: 64 years in NSW

Father: Pearce Collits
Occupation: Farmer and Grazier
Mother: Mary Harwick

Place of Marriage: Penrith NSW
Age at Marriage: 20
Name of Spouse: Michael Scott
Children of Marriage: 1 Boy, 4 Girls, Living; 3 Boys, 4 Girls Deceased
Informant: John Green, Uar, Son-in-law of the deceased

Cause of Death: Pneumonia and Old Age
Length of Illness: 1 month
Medical Attendant: Dr C. W. Morgan
Date Last Seen: 18/05/1867

Date of Burial: 20/05/1867
Place of Burial: Cadow, Lachlan River
Minister & Religion: None
Undertaker: J. S. Toler
Witnesses: Joseph King, Michael Kegan;Principal=Sarah Collits8 
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 
News-Arct*26 October 1870 "The Empire", Sydney, NSW, Australia;
INSOLVENCY COURT.-TUESDAY.
(Before Mr. Chief Commissioner Deffell.)
SURRENDERS.
Joseph Scott, of Forbes, carrier. Cause of insolvency: Pressure of a creditor. Liabilities, £353 11s 9d. Assets, £8. Deficiency, £345 11s 9d. Official assignee, Mr. B. H. Sempill.9 
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 Father1 June 1875 Carrowobity near Forbes, NSW, Australia;
Name: Michael Scott
Date of Death: 1 June 1875
Place: Carrawobity near Forbes
Occupation: Farmer
Sex: Male
Age: 74
Place of Birth: Ireland
Time in Aust. Colonies: about 50 years in N.S.Wales

Father: Not Known
Occupation:
Mother: Not Known

Place of Marriage: Not Known
Age at Marriage: Not Known
Name of Spouse: Sarah Collitt
Children of Marriage: 1 Male living, 2 Femailes living, 2 Males deceased, 4 Females deceased
Informant: Pierce Field, Son-in-law, Carrawobity

Cause of Death: Old Age
Length of Illness:
Medical Attendant: Dr Seth Saen
Date Last Seen: 29 May 1875

Date of Burial: 2 June 1875
Place of Burial: Forbes
Minister & Religion: Rev I R Daseen, Roman Catholic
Undertaker: J. S. Toler
Witnesses: John Flint, John Broom

Buried 02/06/1875, Forbes, Roman Catholic,
Born Ireland, about 50 years in NSW
Married Sarah Collitt
Children 1 male, 2 females living, 2 males, 4 females deceased;Principal=Michael Scott8 
Death*3 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 Plunkett2 
Burial*4 September 1875 Forbes Cemetery, Forbes, NSW, Australia2 

Family

Eliza Field b. 31 Jul 1835, d. 3 Apr 1906
Children

Citations

  1. [S88] NSW Birth 7604/1860 - Lauristina Scott.
  2. [S132] NSW Death 6053/1875 - Joseph Scott.
  3. [S1299] NSW Marriage Certificate.
  4. [S1220] NSW Baptisms 1788-1855.
  5. [S1313] From A Distant Field.
  6. [S1394] Birth Certificate - full transcript.
  7. [S1304] NSW Birth Certificate.
  8. [S14] Death Certificate.
  9. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, "The Empire", Wednesday, October 26, 1870.