Ernest George CONIBEAR

532. Ernest George CONIBEAR, son of William Richard CONIBEAR and Ellen WILCE, was born in October 1905 in Barry, Wales. He was baptised on 25 November 1905 in Merthyr Dyfan, Glamorganshire, Wales. At the time of the baptism the family were living at 29 Lombard Street, and his father William Richard was a Blacksmith.

Ernest George aged 5 appeared in the census on 2 April 1911. He was living with his parents William Richard aged 41 who was a Blacksmith and Ellen [43] at Bray Shop, Callington, Cornwall, England. Living with them was his half-brother William Richard [14] who was Working on Farm and his siblings Ivy May [8], Violet [6] who were all at School and Sydney Arthur [2].

On 21 April 1925 Edward G a Farmhand left London, England arriving in Albany, Western Australia, Australia on 30 May 1925 on board the ship Diogenes.

In 1930 Ernest George as Student was living at 139 Castlereagh Street, Kings East, Sydney, NSW.

During 1933 Edward George a Methodist Minister was living Wilcannia, Darling, NSW.

During 1936 Edward George a Clergyman was living in Griffith, Riverina, NSW.

Ernest George married Georgina Sophia Jelbert during 1937 in Peak Hill, NSW.

Georgina Sophia Jelbert, daughter of James Jelbert and Georgina J was born during 1910 in Parkes, NSW.

The Rev. Ernest and Georgina Conibear arrived in Hull, England on 3 May 1937 after travelling from Brisbane, Australia on the ship Jervis Bay. They were on route to “Trelabe”, Linkinhorne, Callington, N. Cornwall.

The Rev. E.G. Conibear and Mrs G.S. Conibear sailed on 15 January 1938 from London, England on the ship Orontes, arriving in Freemantle, Western Australia on 15 February 1938.

In 1943 Ernest George a Clergyman was living at 9 Crane Street, Ballina, Richmond, NSW.

During 1949 Edward George a Minister and Georgina Sophia Home Duties were living at 63 Swift Street, Wellington, Lawson, NSW.

From 1954 to 1958 Ernest George a Minister of Religion and Georgina Sophia Home Duties were living at 518 Pacific Highway, Artarmon, Lane, Cover, Bennelong, NSW.

During 1963 Ernest George a Clergyman and Georgina Sophia Home Duties were living at 205 William Street, Bathurst, Macquarie, NSW.

During 1968 Ernest George a Clergyman and Georgina Sophia Home Duties were living at 2 Woodvill Street, Hurstville, St George, NSW.

Georgina Sophia died on 28 July 1981 in Springwood, NSW.

Georgina Sophia JELBERT and Edward George CONIBEAR had at least 5 children.

Ernest married Stella Fuller THOMPSON on 21 December 1983.

Stella Fuller THOMPSON, was born 9 December 1918 in Roseville, NSW.

Ernest George died on 13 May 1984 most likely in Springwood.

Stella Fuller died on 18 January 1998 in Springwood.