Michel Thomas Despointes was born 1816 and died 22 December 1865 at Frogmore in Petersham, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Cecilia Theresa Eather (1826-1913) 14 October 1848 at St Mary's Cathedral in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.


Offspring of Michel Thomas Despointes and Cecilia Theresa Eather (1826-1913)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Baptiste Despointes (c1850-1934)
Marion F Despointes (c1851-?)
Michel Thomas Despointes (c1853-1899)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
₪ Wedding
  • The nuptial ceremony was solemnised, on the 14th September, 1848, by the Rev. Dr. Gourbullon, in St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, betwixt Thomas Michael Despointes and Cecilia Teresa Eather, both of Richmond.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 21 September 1848, page 3
¶ Death
  • DESPOINTES—November 22nd, after a lingering illness, at his residence, Frogmore, Petersham, Mr. Michael Despointes, aged 50 years.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 21 December 1865, page 7
§ Remains
  • MICHAEL DESPOINTES are invited to attend his Funeral, to move from his late residence, Frogmore, Petersham, TO-MORROW (Friday) MORNING, at 10 o'clock, and proceed to the Cemetery at Petersham.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 23 November 1865, page 10