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Death Certificate: New South Wales Government Registy of Births Deaths & Marriages
| Registration Number
|| Last Name
|| Given Name(s)
|| Father's Given Name(s)
|| Mother's Given Name(s)
Birth Registered in New South Wales Births Deaths & Marriages Registration Act, 1973.
||Date and place of birth of child
||Name and whether present or not
||Father's name, occupation, age and birthplace
||Date and place of marriage, previous issue
||Mother's name and maiden surname, age and birthplace.
||Particulars of registration
||Thirteenth May 1867 Wallsend Newcastle
||Mary Catherine Not present
||Robert Devon Miner Leith Scotland
||26th January 1857 Dunfermline Scotland 2 males living 1 male 1 Female deceased
||Ann formaly Hunter Fifeshire  Scotalnd
||Certified by Ann Devon Mother Wallsend
||Dr. Duncan A. McAlpine
||Twenty Seventh June 1867 Newcastle
Newcastle Morning Herald & Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) , Monday 25 February 1929, page 6
|CONN. - The Relatives and Friends of the late Mrs. CATHERINE CONN, relict of the late JOHN THOMAS CONN, are, kindly invited to attend her Funeral, to move from her late residence, Third-street, Boolaroo, at 1.45 o'clock, This Afternoon, for Presbyterian Cemetery, Wallsend, per tram. Wallsend friends may join the funeral at White Gates. at 2.35 p.m. T. SHERLOCK, 8947 Funeral Director.
|CONN. - The Relatives and Friends of Mr. and Mrs. G. A. HORAN, Mr. JOSEPH CONN, Mr. and Mrs. J. T. CONN, Mr. and Mrs. T. SWEENEY, Mr. and Mrs. A. R. CLYDE. and Miss ADDIE CONN are kindly invited to attend the Funeral of their late dearly, beloved mother and mother-in-law, CATHERINE CONN, to move from her late residence, Third street, Boolaroo. at 1.45 o'clock, This Afternoon, for Presbyterian Cemetery, Wallsend. T. SHERLOCK, 8947 Funeral Director. BOOLAROO FIRE BRIGADE.
|CONN. - Members of the above Brigade are kindly requested to attend the Funeral of the late Mrs. CATHERINE CONN,: mother of Fireman J. P. CONN. to move from her, late residence, Third-street, Boolaroo. at 1.45 o'clock, This Afternoon, for Presbyter- ian Cemetery, Wallsend . 8948 CAPT. JENKINS. LODGE SPEERS POINT. NO 538, U G.L . OF N.S W.
|CONN. - Officers. and Members of the above Lodge are kindly requested to attend the Funeral of the late Mrs. CATHERINE. CONN, mother of Bro. JACK CONN. to move from her late residence, Third-street, Boolaroo, at 1.45 o'clock, This Afternoon, for Presbyterian Cemetery, Wallsend. A. THOMPSON. W.M. 8949 J. H. JONES Secy.
Newcastle Morning Herald & Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Friday 1 March 1929 Page 6
|OBITUARY The death occurred suddenly on Sunday last, at her residence. Third-street, Boolaroo, of Mrs. Catherine Conn, widow of the late Mr. J. Conn, who predeceased her 19 years. The deceased, who was 61 years of age, was the eldest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. R. Devon, who were well-known residents of Wallsend district. She had lived in Boolaroo for over 30 years, and was one of the pioneers of the local Presbyterian Church. She was also an active supporter of the local School of Arts, and took a prominent part in all patriotic and charitable movements. She had been in ill-health for ? years, but her, death was quite unexpected. She is survived by four daugh- ters, Mrs. G. A. Horan (Bathurst), Mrs T. J. Sweeney (Boolaroo), Mrs. A. R. Clyde (Lakemba), Miss Addie Conn (Boo- laroo, and two sons. Mr. J. P. Conn (Boo- laroo). Mr. J. T. Conn (Hamilton). The funeral left her late residence on Monday for the Presbyterian cemetery, Wallsend, where Rev. Mr. Finlayson conducted the service. The pall-bearers were Messrs. W. Nelmes, G. Stewart, A. Mitchell, and R. J. M'Donald. Wreaths were laid on the grave on behalf of Mr. G. K. Conn. Mr. and Mrs G. Skelton, Mr. and Mrs. R. S. Conn. Mr. and Mrs. C. Conn, Mr. and Mrs H. Burton, Mr. and Mrs. J. Wade, Mr. and Mrs. R. Pike, G. Hawkins members Boolaroo Fire Brigade, Directors Scott 's, Limited: alteration girls, Scott's, Limited; employees 0f Scott's Limited; Mr J. Keane, Millie, and George, Sweeney Bros., Mr. and Mrs. R. Laidlaw, senior; Mr A. R. Young. Lodge Speers Point, U.G.L: Mr. and Mrs. D. Sidebottom. Argenton Tennis Club, Mr. and Mrs. R. J. and L. E. MDonald. Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Spinks; John Kenny, Manager and Staff Foggitt. Jones. Ltd Mr. and Mrs. W. Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Robertson, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Tickle, Mr. and Mrs. F. Reid. Mr. and Mrs. C. d'Este, Superintendent and Teachers Boolaroo Presbyterian Sunday School, employees Boolaroo Co-operative Society, Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Webster, Mr. and Mrs. C. Wardley. senior, Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Alley, club mates of Joe and Jack, employees Sulphide Corporation, Mrs. A. G. Powell. Trueland family.