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People of the past

We are compiling a list of people that were born, lived or worked Netley and Bindara over the years.
If you have information on "people of the past" please sent us an email.

Please note that the dates listed below are estimates in same cases

Name Years Comment
PLANT, Jack and Doll & children Dave, Ray & Aubert 1920 Jack - Engine Driver
JONES, Winifred Wynne 1876 Born 1876 on Netley
McBRIDE, Alexander 1874-1876 Book keeper at Netley Died 1876 at Netley, buried in Menindee Cemetery
TAYLOR, William H 1874-1876 Book keeper & Storekeeper at Netley
WENZ (nee DUNNE), Hettie    
WOOD, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
McRAE 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
CLARY, Hugh 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
BARTTETT, George 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
McGREGGOR, George 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
BURKE, William 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
FENTRILE, Samuel 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
TURNBULL, Alexander 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
CORK, J 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
DAVIDSON, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
WILSON 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
BICKFORD, William 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
BANDICK, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
THORNTON, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
RAWE, R 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
ENFIELD, George 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
REICHER, David 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
FRASER, Henry 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
HILL, William 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
GREEN, Robert 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
TENNANT, Neil 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
THEA, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
WOOD, William 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
FONESTH, Donald 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
EDWARDS, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
KENNEDY, Henry 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
CAIN, William 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
GREIG, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
FLYNN, John 1865-1867 Worked on Netley
McLENNON, Neil 1871 Drover on Netley
Black Tommy & his Lubra 1866 Worked on Netley
Chunky & his Lubra 1866 Worked on Netley
No Good & his Lubra 1866 Worked on Netley
Black Peter 1866 Worked on Netley
DRUM 1913 Rabbiter
JOHNSON 1913 Rabbiter
SCHELL 1915 Rabbiter
CAMPBELL 1919 Rabbiter
DEAN 1919 Rabbiter
HEALLING 1919 Rabbiter
DRAYTON 1919 Rabbiter
DAVIS 1919 Rabbiter
HOARE 1919 Rabbiter
RANKIN, Richard Blackwood 1918 Manager
HALL (Miss) 1918 Teacher (Broken Hill)
HOULEY, Leo (last name possibly HOWELL) 1918 Teacher
MARSKILL, Mr C 1920 Teacher
PETERS, James (Jim) 1926 Teacher
TOWNSEND, Rowl 1927 Teacher
GRACE, MG (Miss) (last name possibly Grey) 1917 Teacher
SEARLE, Don 1913-1936 General Hand
SEARLE, Mary, Nancy & Keith 1926-1927 Children, students at Netley school
FAIRBURN, Jack 1926-1927 Child, student at Netley school
JENNINGS, Mr & Mrs (Name changed to Burrows) C 1926 Overseer at Tandou
BENNETT, Ted C 1926 Overseer at No 7 Bore
MARINER, Jim C 1926 Overseer at Middlecamp
GOUGH, Jim (Dick ?) C 1927 Overseer at Middlecamp
DOHERTY, Mr 1927 Storkeeper Middlecamp
McKENZIE, Bill & Mrs 1927 Bill - Cook, Mrs - Housekeeper Middlecamp
TREWEEK, Sam 1927 Blacksmith Middlecamp
McLENNAN, Donald 1929 Manager at Netley (Married sister of owner Miss Dunne)
MARTIN, Bill c1920 Gardner
HOUG WA, Tommy c1920 Gardner
TOBIN, John 1924 Engine Driver
GARDINER, Jack 1924 Cook
DANIELS, Jack 1926 Groom
SULLIVAN, Johnny 1926 Horseman
MAYGER, George 1926 General Hand
CANN, Jack & Edith 1926 Jack - Stud Overseer, Edith - Cook
ROBSON, Peter 1928 Book keeper & Storekeeper at Netley
PARRINGTON, Milly (Miss) 1928 Housemaid & Laundress
SEARLE, AH 1928 Bookkeeper
FLYNN, Jim & Lucy, children Joe, Will Jim & Dorothy 1928 Jim - Engine Driver
KOLSTAD, Peter 1928 Engine Driver
KOLSTAD, Harold 1928 Engine Driver
SEARLE, Harry 1933 General Hand
WILKES, Charlie 1926-1933 New well Overseer
BASSLER, Jack 1950-1970 Shearing Contractor, Jack Bassler & Son (Launching Place)
BASSLER, George 1950-1970 Wool Classer, Jack Bassler & Son (Launching Place)
ALLEN, Roy 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Irymple)
ARCHER, Tommy 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Wangaratta)
BOUGH, Joe 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Bendigo)
BROOKMAN, Joe 1950-1970 Presser, Jack Bassler & Son
BROOKMAN, Flo 1950-1970 Cook, Jack Bassler & Son
CAMERON, Ian 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Vermont)
CHAMBERS, Beau 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Wangaratta)
CHARLES, Don 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Red Cliffs)
CLOSTER, Harold 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Vermont)
DURBER, Brian 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Launching Place)
FROMBERG, Jack 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Mildura)
GRAHAM, Lloyd 1950-1970 Presser, Jack Bassler & Son (Elmore)
HAYES, Gerry 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Natimuk)
HETHERTON, Ian 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Launching Place)
JENSEN, Keith 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Elmore)
KELLY, Jack 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Menindee)
LANIGAN, Gary 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Mildura)
LANIGAN, Wally 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Mildura)
MALONE, Danny 1950-1970 Employee, Jack Bassler & Son
MALONEY, Mick 1950-1970 Cook, Jack Bassler & Son (Launching Place)
McDONALD, Jack 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Ringwood)
McGINNIS, Hugh 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Menindee)
McGINNIS, Jimmy 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Menindee)
McGINNIS, Oscar 1950-1970 Employee, Jack Bassler & Son
MORRISON, Junior 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Menindee)
MURTAGH, Max 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Shepparton)
MURTAGH, Shirley 1950-1970 Cook, Jack Bassler & Son (Shepparton)
O'NEIL, Des 1950-1970 Shearer, Jack Bassler & Son (Penhurst)
O'REILLY, Danny 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Forrest Hills)
O'REILLY, Mickey 1950-1970 Shedhand, Jack Bassler & Son (Forrest Hills)
RANKIN 1849-53 Owner (Arrived in Australia on "Martin Luther" in 1849)
PILE, James 1855 Owner (Father in law of Explorer, John McKinlay)
DUNNE, Joseph (Joe) 1857-1874 Owner (drowned in Menindee Creek, buried in Menindee)
DUNNE, John 1874- Owner (brother to Joseph)
PACKER, George Arthur 1960 Owner (from Log Hut, Broken Hill)
PACKER, James 1960 Owner (from Log Hut, Broken Hill)
PACKER, Henry Sylvester 1960 Owner (from Log Hut, Broken Hill)
DAVIS, Cameron Patrick, Sarah Jane & children Elsie May, Oliver David, Eric George, Ivy Myrtle C1890 - 1902 Cameron -Labourer, children all born at Netley
DAY, Stuart 1962 Manager
WALTON, Jessica Louise 1931-1932 Governess