BURRIDGE FAMILY OF BRISTOL and HATCH of MIDDLESEX UK
My Great Great Grandmother was a Sarah BURRIDGE she was born on
4/4/1844 at Pipe Lane in the Sub-District of Mary Redcliff Bristol.
Her father was Henry BURRIDGE, an Anchorsmith, her mother was
Elizabeth SMITH. Henry is listed in the 1881 London Census as being
born at Bedminster,Bristol he was at age 67 making him born around
Henry and Elizabeth were married at St Mary Le Port, Bristol on
12/1/1844. Henry's father was a Joseph BURRIDGE (shoemaker) and
Elizabeth's Father was John SMITH (Haulier).
Their daughter Sarah. married William Richard HATCH at St Annes in
Limehouse - Middlesex on 8/2/1864, they sailed to NEW ZEALAND around
1880. They lived in New Zealand for 10 years in the Wellington area,
and finally came to Melbourne Australia where they eventually settled.
They had the following Children, I now a little about Sarah &
Rosamond, but know nothing about the others, some would have been born in England and some in New Zealand.
Walter, Alfred & Florence were the only ones born in Melbourne.
Elizabeth Margaret b:1866 MDX d.WA
Edward Richard b:1871 MDX d: 1947 Melb AUST
Albert Douglas b:1873 NZ d:1874 NZ
Alice Maud b:1875 NZ d:1876 NZ
Sarah b: 1876 NZ d: 1937 Aust
Rosamond Foster b:1880 d: 1947 Aust
Florence Chapman b:1881 Aust
Alfred Ernest b:1883 Aust d:1883 Aust
*Walter Pettit HATCH b:1883 Aust m:19/3/1921 =Violet May EDDY(my grandparents) d:22/2/1942. Aust
Is there anyone either in Australia/NZ or UK researching BURRIDGE and
SMITH from Bristol,
Please contact me to share information.
Thanks & Regards,