Christopher BENNETTS
(Abt 1787-After 1851)
(1795-After 1851)
Margaret DAVIES
Mark Smith BENNETT of Condurrow
(Abt 1821-1896)
Jenifer (Jane) TERRILL
(Abt 1819-1910)


Family Links

1. Joseph HARRIS

2. William John Williams RICHARDS


  • Born: 27 Aug 1846, Condurrow, Camborne, Cornwall
  • Married (1): 1864, Redruth District, Cornwall
  • Married (2): 1886, Queensland, Australia
  • Died: 22 Apr 1922
  • Buried: Mt. Mulligan Cemetery, Mt. Mulligan, QLD, Australia

   General Notes:


1871 England Census:

Age given: 25 years
Birthplace given: Camborne, Cornwall
Dwelling Place: Grillis, Illogan, Cornwall

Present were husband Joseph Harris (36) of Wendron, tin mine labourer, son Joseph (2) of Camborne

   Research Notes:

Mary Bennett and her husband Joseph Harris, their children Christopher and Joseph, John and Jane Trevarthen, their son Mark, John's mother Catherine Ripper Trevarthen, William Trevarthen and John's sister Eliza, were indentured to work as Copper Miners for the Copperfield Mine belonging to Peak Down Mines in Quensland.

They Left Gravesend in England on 1st March 1873 on board the Countess Russell and arrive in Rockhampton on 25th July 1873.


Mary Richards, daughter of Mark Smith Bennetts & Jenifer Terrill (QLD Death Index, 1922/C1544)

Cemetery record:

   Marriage Information:

Mary married Joseph HARRIS, son of James HARRIS and Mary PERRY, in 1864 in Redruth District, Cornwall. (Joseph HARRIS was born on 26 Feb 1833 in Wendron, Cornwall, christened on 2 Jun 1834 in Helston, Cornwall and died on 6 Feb 1886 in Herberton, Queensland, Australia.)

   Marriage Notes:

Married during 3rd Quarter.

   Marriage Information:

Mary also married William John Williams RICHARDS in 1886 in Queensland, Australia. (William John Williams RICHARDS died on an unknown date.)

   Marriage Notes:


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