Etienne Livingstone DE MESTRE, ,trainer of "Archer"

Male 1832 - 1916  (84 years)


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  • Name Etienne Livingstone DE MESTRE 
    Suffix ,trainer of "Archer" 
    Born 9 Apr 1832  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Oct 1916  Moss Vale, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Church of England Cemetery , Bong Bong, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10770  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2013 

    Father Jean Charles Prosper DE MESTRE,   b. 15 Aug 1789, Lorient, Brittany, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1844, "Terara", Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann BLACK,   b. 1 Oct 1801, George St, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1861, the home of her daughter, Mrs Williams (Helen Mary de Mestre) of Fort Street Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1821  St Phillips Church of England, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Etienne was the trainer of the racehorse Archer that won the first and second Melbourne Cups in 1861 and 1862, and the foremost Australian horse trainer of his era. It was on his mothers 1300 acre property of "Terara" on the Shoalhaven River near Nowra on the South Coast of New South Wales that Etienne established a horse stud,stable and racecourse.


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