SHELTER COVE CEMETERY

PRIVATE ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY

811 Killora Road , North Bruny Island, Tasmania



  • This Cemetery is on land owned by Carolyn Martyn, who is also the Cemetery Manager as listed in
    The Tasmanian Cemetery Register.
     
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  • This website was established August 2021.


Location of Shelter Cove Cemetery on North Bruny Island:

location map

Aerial View of Shelter Cove Cemetery  (Photo taken April 2019):

Google Earth view

General view of the Shelter Cove Cemetery (looking towards Shelter Cove 24-7-2021):

Cemetery Photo 24-7-2021


The Cemetery layout map and the burial information below was researched and compiled by the Bruny Island Historical Society.

All people buried at this cemetery are related in some way to the convicts Anthony Cox and Jane Daly who lived on the Quarantine Station site 1856-1902

   Cemetery layouit


KNOWN BURIALS  - 2017

1) ANTHONY COX SNR. Died 16th  January 1892 aged 87 years. Husband of Jane
              Coffin per Ann Allan (undertaker records confirm burial here).

2) JANE COX (Daly)  Died 16th  September  1902  aged 72 yrs. Wife of Anthony Cox.

 3) MARY CHURCHILL (Wisby) & child  -  died 30th  November 1916 – wife of George Churchill.

4) JANE DALY  Died pre 1900 [ have not been able to find] possibly wife of Patrick Daly.

5) MICHAEL DELANEY - Died 17th  April 1916 – s/o Fenton – h/o Catherine (nee Cox).

6) CATHERINE DELANEY (nee Cox) Died  29th  December 1923- daughter of Anthony & Jane Cox.
 
7) DAWN DELANEY (Fenton’s little girl)? [ have not been able to find].

8) LESLIE MICHAEL (Michael Leslie) DELANEY Died 22nd  July 1923 aged 45. h/o Ruby.

9) JAMES WILLIAM DELANEY Died 8th  January 1954 aged 63 – s/o Michael & Catherine Delaney.

10) GLORIA DELANEY - Died 6th  May 1930 aged 2 years- d/o Anthony Fenton & Florence Brodribb.

11) SUSANNAH FALVEY (nee Cox)  Died 22nd  June 1921 – w/o Michael Falvey.
* Susannah died at Black Snake Rd. Granton -  Coffin per motor launch  Blanche Abel – buried in family cemetery (Undertaker records – Keating).

12) MICHAEL FALVEY Died 30th  July 1927 -  h/o Susannah.

13) [William John] JACK HARWOOD- Died 9th  April 1918 aged 34. Killed accidentally at Lauriston  through clothing being caught in the shaft of engine [chaff cuter]. Married Frederick & Martha Wisby’s daughter Roberta.

14) FREDERICK WISBY died 31st  August 1950 aged  96 – h/o Martha – lived in Oakchester (below).
   
15) MARTHA WISBY (nee Cox) w/o Frederick died  27th  December 1933.

16) JOHN WISBY  Died 18th  March 1914- baby of Robert & Grace Wisby.

17) AGNES VIOLET WITTISON born 1901 died 1903.

18) ROBERT GEORGE WITTISON buried 30th  April 1943 aged 67.


Sources
O’Shea Index Mercury Deaths 1900-1910.
Mercury 1900-1962.
Cyril Wisby (great, grandson of Anthony & Jane).
Tom Miley – Dennes Point.
Rose Webster – Glen Huon.
Jean Frank – d/o Edward Crane.
Undertaker Records.
Vera Denne (great-granddaughter of Anthony & Jane).
Anne Mifsud (great-granddaughter of Anthony & Jane).
University Archive Catholic Church Records.
Alf Davis – nearby neighbour.
Registrar General Department - Births, Deaths & Marriages.
Tombstone And Memorial Inscriptions Of Tasmania
 (T A M I O T) records.


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FAMILY TREE FOR THE SHELTER COVE CEMETERY

  • Persons with yellow highlight are buried in the cemetery.

  • Other persons are included in the Family Tree below to show family connections but are buried elsewhere.

  • Images, including text blocks, in the boxes can be clicked for an expanded view.


Anthony Cox

Anthony Cox
1805~1892








Jane Cox
Jane Cox (Daly)
1829~1902




Michael Delaney



Michael
Delaney
1854~1916
  Shellwood Cttage


Catherine M
 Cox
1855~1923
    Falvey, Michael


Michael T
Falvey
1863~1927
  Susannah Cox




Susannah S
Cox
1851~1921
        Fred Wisby
Frederick A
Wisby
1854~1950
  Martha Cox
Martha M
Wisby (Cox)
1856~1933




Leslie M Delaney
LESLIE M
DELANEY
1877~1923
Wittison tragedy

GEORGE R
WITTISON
1876~1943
Agnes Delaney


AGNES R
DELANEY
1880~1954
Delaney, Fenton


FENTON A
DELANEY
1889~1974







FLORENCE
BRODRIBB
1903~1945

Delaney, James W




JAMES W
DELANEY
1891~1954
Crane

Edward
Crane
1893~1978
Crane



Katherine
Crane
1900~1978
    Wisby, Robert

Robert A
Wisby
1884~1959
Grace Wisby

Grace E
Wisby
1885~1983
Harwodd accident

William
Harwood
1884~1918
Harwood, Martha


MARTHA R
WISBY
1890~1950
George Churchill


GEORGE H
CHURCHILL
1891~1938







MARY
CHURCHILL
1892~1916


















AGNES V
WITTISON
1900~1903
(Child
mortality)






GLORIA J
DELANEY
1928?~1930
(Child
mortality)







REX
ALBERT
GEARD
1927~1982






DAWN
GEARD
(DELANEY)
1923~2008






Wisby, Cyril

CYRIL H
WISBY
1910~1999
  Wisby, Mavis

MAVIS P
WISBY
1918~2010
       



JOHN
WISBY
1914~1914

(Infant
death)
    Denne, Brian



BRIAN V
DENNE
1915~2005

  Wisby, Vera Mary
VERA M
DENNE
1917~2009









Link to Daly Family Tree Gedcom file.

See also: https://www.australiancemeteries.com.au/tas/kingborough/brunyiscath_data.htm