Cecilia Theresa Eather was born 20 October 1826 in Cornwallis, New South Wales, Australia to Robert Eather (1795-1881) and Mary Lynch (c1803-1853) and died 30 July 1913 in Balmain, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. She married Michel Thomas Despointes (1816-1865) 14 October 1848 in St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from Australia, the United Kingdom, Ireland.


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