Notes on Physical Anthropology of Australian Aborigines and Black - White Hybrids
(C.B. Davenport, Amer. J. Phys. Anthropology, Vol. VIII, No. 1, 1925)
(Data from Brewarrina dated 1914 including family relationships)
Table A Australian (N.S.W.) Aborigines. Full Blood
No. Name Age Reln Caste Remarks
1 Mary Travers +-90y F/B
7 Clyde Marshall 62y Husband F/B
2 Polly Marshall +-66y Wife F/B
10 Mary Brown (nee Marshall) +-37y Daughter F/B
8 Jimmy Mitchell 64y Father F/B
9 Johnny Mitchell +-35y Son F/B
3 Kate Shepard (nee Mitchell) 24y Daughter F/B Wife of Paddy Shepard (5)
5 Paddy Shepard 32y Husband F/B
3 Kate Shepard (nee Mitchell) 24y Wife F/B Daughter of Jimmy Mitchell (8).
13 Judy Warrawina 58y F/B Has 11 children, 3 dead, 4 full blood,
4 half caste. No other relatives.
14 Jennie Sargent 37y F/B A Bogon black.
15 Miriam Coleman 65y F/B Has had 4 children.
4 Cobra Charlie +-70y
6 Steve Shaw 62y
Table B Australian Aborigines : Females and Families. Mixed blood.
No. Name Age Reln Caste Remarks
53 Tom Sullivan 57y Father H/C Mother F/B. Father white.
Ada (Nall) daughter in law.
Mrs. Howell is daughter.
11 Ada Sullivan 33y Daughter 3/4C Father Tom Sullivan (53) H/C
Ada has 4 children by Mr Howell.
NS Alf Sullivan Son Wife is Ada Pickerton (12)
NS Alf Sullivan Husband Father is Tom Sullivan (53)
12 Ada Picketon 29y Wife
16 Jack Simpson 24y Husband H/C Father white, mother F/B.
17 Topsy Pinkley 24y Wife H/C Father white, mother F/B.
18 Jackie Simpson 3y Son
19 Dorrie Simpson 1y Daughter
(Jack and Topsy married 3 years.)
20 Peter Williams 35y Husband H/C Father white, mother F/B.
21 Mary Williams 32y Wife
22 George Williams 10y
23 Gladys Williams 9y
24 Edith Williams 7y
25 May Williams 4y
NS Female Williams 10m
27 Robert McHughes +-50y Husband Absent. Mixed blood.
26 Janet McHughes 35y Wife H/C Mother F/B, father white.
28 Robert McHughes 8y
29 Esther McHughes 10y
30 Maggie McHughes
31 Elsie McHughes
(Jimmy Mitchell F/B (8) is married to Robert McHughes half sister, a F/B.
Robert and Janet had 5 sons, 3 died; also 3 daughters, all living.)
37 Caddy Parker 67y Mother 1/4C Mother H/C, father white.
Mother of Eliza Sherwood, No. 36.
36 Liza Sherwood 49y Daughter 3/4C Mother H/C. Father F/B.
Mother of No. 33.
39 Fred Wye Son Father white.
Wife is Mrs Wye (nee McIntosh) (38)
36 Liza Sherwood 49y Mother 3/4C Mother H/C. Father F/B.
Mother is Caddy Parker (37)
33 Charlie Hilt 27y Son Mother 3/4C. Father white.
Wife is Katie Hilt (nee Clark) (32)
33 Charlie Hilt 27y Husband Mother 3/4C (36). Father white.
32 Katie Hilt (nee Clark) 25y Wife 3/4C Mother F/B. father white.
34 Lily Hilt 8y White father.
35 Harry Hilt 6y
(Katie and/or Katie and Charlie may have more children.)
39 Fred Wye Husband Mother Caddie Parker (37) H/C.
38 Mrs Wye (nee McIntosh) 49y Wife Mother F/B. Father white.
Sister is Nellie Coleman (46)
40 Grace Wye 10y Daughter
42 Charlotte Wye 7y Daughter
43 Ilene Wye 5y Daughter
44 Rosie Wye 3y Daughter
45 Ivy Wye 1m Daughter
(Fred Wye and wife have one boy and five girls living.)
NS William Coleman Husband
46 Nellie Coleman 48y Wife H/C Mother F/B. Father white.
Sister is Mrs Wye (38)
47 Henry Coleman 10y Son
48 Bertie Coleman 8y Son
49 Connie Coleman 6y Daughter
50 Fred Wellington 9y Nephew F/B Nephew of Nellie Coleman (46).
(William and Nellie have five sons and one daughter, two of them seen, namely (48) and (49).)
54 Lily (Dunn) Sullivan 48y Mother Mother Mrs. Parker (?Caddy Parker (37)).
51 Geo. Dunn 27y Son
52 Emily Darcy 20y Mother dark ?. Father white.