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BICKNELL George married Annie TAYLOR 1872

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Information Journal.

Groom: George BRICKNELL.
Birth place: Given as Surrey.

Bride: Annie TAYLOR.
Birth place: Given as Manchester.

Year married: 1872.
Place: Victoria, Australia.

George died 1905 in Hawthorn, Victoria.
Age: 63 years.
Parents named as William BICKNELL and Elizabeth unknown.

Annie died 1933 in Auburn, Victoria.
Age: 81 years.
Death recorded under WILSON.
Parents named as John TAYLOR and Elizabeth unknown.

Annie remarried in 1916 to Richard Stone WILSON.
Richard died 1929 in Richmond, Victoria.
Age: 86 years.
Parents recorded as unknown.

Ten children located Victorian records for George and Annie.


Emily Clara BICKNELL.
Born: 1874 Northcote, Victoria.
Died: 1874 Northcote, Victoria.
Age: 04 days.
Death recorded under BRICKNELL.


Annie Louisa BICKNELL.
Born: 1875 Traralgon, Victoria.
Died: 1895 Hawthorn, Victoria.
Age: 19 years.
Death recorded as Gina Annie Louisa BICKNELL.


Violet Eveline BICKNELL.
Born: 1877 Traralgon, Victoria.
Died: 1893 Richmond, Victoria.
Age: 15 years.


Mark Henry George BICKNELL.
Born: 1880 Melbourne West, Victoria.
Died: 1882 not recorded, Victoria.
Age: 02 years.


Queenie Victoria May BICKNELL.
Born: 1883 Hottham, Victoria.
Died: 1921 Carlton, Victoria.
Age: 37 years.

Married: Louis FOY.
Year: 1910.
Place: Victoria.
Queenie recorded as Mabel BICKNELL.
Louis gave his birth place as Delorain, Tasmania.

Louis, recorded as Michael Louis, died 1945 in Melbourne, Victoria,
aged 62 years.
Parents named as Michael FOY and Mary Ann GALLAGHER.

Birth note.
Louis, recorded as Michael Louis FOY, was born 25 August 1885 in Tasmania.
Parents named as Michael John FOY and Mary Ann GALLAGHER.


Frederick Archibald BICKNELL.
Born: 1885 Hotham, Victoria.
Died: 1959 Camberwell, Victoria.
Age: 73 years.
Death. Mother named as Annie WILSON.

Married: Harriett Ann METCALFE.
Year: 1914.
Place: Victoria.

Harriett died 1968 in Box Hill, Victoria.
Age: 81 years.
Parents named as William METCALFE and Maria BARNETT.

Birth note.
Harriett was born 1887 in Melbourne, Victoria.
Parents named as William Duks METCALFE and Matia BARNETT.


Born: 1888 Hotham West, Victoria.
Died: 1888 Hotham West, Victoria.
Age: 01 day.


Arthur Francis BICKNELL.
Born: 1889 Hotham West, Victoria.
Died: 1969 Kew, Victoria.
Age: 79 years.

Married: Violet Ruby Prudence WOOD.
Year: 1911.
Place: Victoria.
Violet gave her birth place as Richmond.

Violet died 1955 in Burnley, Victoria.
Age: 67 years.
Parents named as William U WOOD and Sarah Ann JONES.

Birth note.
Violet was born 1887 in Richmond, Victoria.
Parents named as William Uriah WOOD and Sarah Ann JONES.


Albert Edward BICKNELL.
Born: 1894 Richmond, Victoria.
Died: 1894 Richmond, Victoria.
Age: 04 days.


George William BICKNELL.
Born: 1895 Hawthorn, Victoria.
Died: 1895 Hawthorn, Victoria.
Age: 14 weeks.

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.
Registry of Births, Tasmania.

With my thanks to Appleton1950 for all the information appearing in the comments section below. I'm sure this will be appreciated by all BICKNELL researchers.

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Journals are intended to assist new researchers locate family lines in Australia and should only be used as a guide for follow up research and record searches as intended. Due to spelling and informant errors appearing in the records, typo errors and my misreading of the records mistakes must be expected. Errors will be corrected when detected.

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by Appleton1950 on 2013-03-15 22:54:44

George Bicknell died 28 April 1905, at 14 or 19 Elgin Street, Hawthorn. Cause of death is chronic interstitial nephritis and cardiac failure, duration 3 months. Queenie Victoria May Bicknell is informant (not yet using Mabel as her first name). George was born in Kingston-on-Thames, had been 34 years in Victoria, was 27 years old when he married Annie Taylor.
I have George Bicknell's death certificate 65110/1905.

My husband is George Bicknell's great-grandson (Arthur Frances Bicknell had one child: Sylvia Frances Bicknell married Henry Dudley Appleton. They had five children: June married Reg(2chn, 4gr.chn); Valda married Douglas(5chn, 12gr.chn); Douglas married Janice(4chn, 8gr.chn); Dianne stillborn; Donald married Kathleen(4chn, 1gr.chd)

12th February 1872
George Bicknell aged 28, married Annie Taylor aged 20. His birthplace Surrey, his occupation laborer, residence Geelong; his parents Henry BICKNELL and Elizabeth BULLERFIELD or BUTTERFIELD, (not able to read occupation). Annie's birthplace Manchester, occupation domestic, residence Geelong; her parents John TAYLOR, Elizabeth (unknown) John Taylor was a farmer. Both George and Annie signed their marriage certificate. Witnesses were Thomas Moore Birdsey, Edward Taylor

20th September 1911
Arthur Francis BICKNELL aged 21, married Violet Ruby Prudence WOOD aged 23. His birthplace Hotham; his occupation tram conductor; his address 13 Murray Street, Richmond; his parents George Bicknell (dec) and Annie Taylor. Violet's birthplace is Richmond; her occupation tailoress; her address 97 Gwynne St, Richmond; her parents William Uriah Wood (dec) and Sarah Ann Jones. Witnesses were Robert William Uriah Wood and Florence Louise Rowley. Minister Alfred Charles Gates

18 April 1912: 9652/1912
Sylvia Frances Clark BICKNELL born at 493 Swan St, Richmond. Father Arthur Frances Bicknell, tram conductor, aged 22, born at North Melbourne (but Hotham on his birth certificate)married 20th September 1911, Richmond, Vic. Mother Violet Ruby Prudence BICKNELL formerly WOOD, aged 24, born Richmond, Vic. Informant V R P BICKNELL, 493 Swan St, Richmond.

21 November 1932
Dudley Henry APPLETON aged 24 married Sylvia Frances Clarke BICKNELL aged 20 at Christ Church, Hawthorn. His occupation is bootmaker, living at 95 Somerset Street Richmond; his parents are Claude Robert APPLETON (dec) and Hannah WARNECKE. Sylvia's occupation is sasleswoman, living at 292 Riversdale Road, Auburn; her parents are Arthur Francis Bicknell (tram conductor) and Violet Ruby Prudence (WOOD). Witnesses are A F Bicknell and Alfred Appleton.
***the number on this certificate is 1349. But I think that would be the number the church registry allocated, not one from Vic BDM
***Dudley Henry was always called Dudley, never Henry.
***Claude Robert is actually his brother. His father's name is Claude William Webster APPLETON

1 March 1991
Henry Dudley APPLETON died at Frankston. He was cremated and his ashes are at Rye Cemetery. I do not have his death certificate.

2 June 2001
Sylvia Frances Bicknell APPLETON died at Rosebud. I do not have her death certificate. She was cremated and her ashes are at Rye cemetery.

If you would like copies of certificates I have, send me your snail mail and I will send them to you.

Kathleen in Ringwood 3134

by Appleton1950 on 2013-03-15 23:44:48

This information comes from Bicknell family bible in the possession of Sheila Bicknell (approx. 1990)
as it is written (presumed to be Annie's writing)
George Bicknell born 1 July 1843, Kingston upon Thames Surry near London.
Annie Bicknell born Manchester England Oct 28 1852
married Feb 12, 1872, Geelong
Children's Names
Emily Clara born on the 16 of March 1874 half past 5 am
Georgina Annie Lousia born 26 November 1875 between 12 and 1 in the day
Violet Everline born 16 November 1877 1 oclock in the morning
Mark Henry George born 12 March 1880 1 oclock in the morning
Queenie Victoria May born 24 May 2 oclock in the afternoon 1884
Fredrick Archeabb born 3 December half past 4 oclock in the afternoon 1885
John born 3 August 1888 at 3 oclock in the afternoon
Arthur Francis born 3 September at 10 minits past 6 morning 1889
Daisy Lily born 5 September at 6 oclock in the evening 1892
Albert Edward born 24 December 1893 at 6 evening
George William born 11 September 1895 at quarter to ten am

John Taylor died June 6th 1889 born Suffolk England
Elizabeth Taylor died Feb 2, 1872, born Manchester England

Emily Clara died on the 20 March between 5 and 6 in the morning 1875
Mark Henry George died 15 day of June 1882 7 clock in the evening dear little Sonny
John died on the 3 august between 3 and 4 in the afternoon 1888
Daisy Lily died on the 5 September 6 oclock evening 1892
Violet Everline my Darling died on the 27 September at half past seven in the morning 1893
Albert Edward my little bubby left Mama on the 25 September at seven oclock in morning 1894
Georgina Annie Lousia died on the 21 of October at quarter past nine in the morning 1895
George William my pet Mothers lamb went to see his dear sisters on the 17 day Dec at half past five am 1895
Queenie died on the Dec 8 1921

newspaper clippings also in bible (not all are legible)

SUDDEN DEATHS.- Two cases of sudden death have been reported to the coroner during this week, but it is improbable that in either case an inquest will be deemed necessary. The first was on Monday, when Mrs Elizabeth Bicknell, an octogenarian, passed away before a doctor could be fetched.

BICKNELL.- The Friends of the late Mr GEORGE BICKNELL (late of M> T. and G. Company) are most respectfully invited to follow his remains to their last resting place in the Melbourne General Cemetery. The funeral cortege is appointed to leave his residence, no. 37 Elgin Street, Hawthorn, on Sunday -- April at half past 2 o'clock

WILSON (Bicknell) on the 21st June, at her son's residence, 292 Riversdale road, Auburn, Annie, the beloved wife of the late Richard Stone Wilson, and loving mother of Emily (deceased), Georgina (deceased), Violet (deceased), Mark (deceased), Queenie (Mrs Foy, deceased), Frederick, John (deceased), Arthur, Daisy (deceased), Albert(deceased), George (deceased), aged 81 years. Nearer, my God, to Thee.

WILSON.- Friends of the late Mr RICHARD STONE WILSON are respectfully informed that his remains will be interred in the Melbourne General Cemetery. The funeral will leave his residence 44 Baker Street North Richmond THIS (Saturday) AFTERNOON, 7th December at 3.30pm.

by Appleton1950 on 2013-03-15 23:46:24

I also have George Bicknell's army records if you are interested.
Kathleen in Ringwood 3134

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