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BLENCOWE John married Elizabeth HORNER 1846

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Groom: John BLENCOME
Age: 20 years.

Bride: Elizabeth HORNER.
Age: 22 years.

Date married: 06 September 1846.
Place: Tasmania.

Marriage note.

Possible deaths for John and Elizabeth.

John died 1870 in Victoria, Australia.
Place of death not recorded.
Age: 50 years.
Birth place given as Northamptonshire.
Parents named as Francis BLENCOWE and Elizabeth CLEMENT.

Elizabeth died 1889 in Cheltenham, Victoria, Australia.
Age: 63 years.
Parents not recorded.

Thirteen children located Tasmania and Victorian records for John and Elizabeth.


John Abraham BLENCOWE.
Born: 22 February 1847 Launceston, Tasmania.
Died: 1914 Sandringham, Victoria.
Age: 67 years.

Married: Annie BROWN.
Year: 1878.
Place: Victoria.

See Post: John BLENCOWE married Annie BROWN 1878.


Elizabeth Emma BLENCOWE.
Born: 22 February 1849 Tasmania.
Died: 1891 Bendigo, Victoria.
Age: 42 years.

Married: Charles ALLAN.
Year: 1868.
Place: Victoria.

See Post: Charles ALLAN married Elizabeth BLENCOWE 1868.


Uphemia Jane BLENCOWE
Born: 09 March 1850, Tasmania.
Birth recorded under BLINCOWE.
Died: -


Born: 1853 Richmond, Victoria.
Died: 1854 not recorded, Victoria.
Age: 10 months.


Miriam Mary BLENCOWE.
Born: 1854 Richmond, Victoria.
Died: 1913 Cheltenham, Victoria.
Age: 59 years.

Married: Francis BARNETT.
Year: 1877.
Place: Victoria.

See Post: Francis BARNETT married Miriam BLENCOWE 1877.


Francis William BLENCOWE.
Born: 1855 Moorabbin, Victoria.
Died: 1937 Sandringham, Victoria.
Age: 81 years.

Married: Catherine HOGAN.
Year: 1881.
Place: Victoria.

See Post: Francis BLENCOWE married Catherine HOGAN 1881.


Born: circa 1858 Victoria. Birth not located.
Died: 1930 Sandringham, Victoria.
Age: 72 years.

Married: James Alexander BODSWORTH.
Year: 1881.
Place: Victoria.

See Post: James BODSWORTH married Sarah BLENCOWE 1881.


James Henry Ashworth BLENCOWE.
Born: 1860 Brighton, Victoria.
Died: -

Married: Katie Douglas GALLAGHER.
Year: 1885.
Place: Victoria.

Marriage note.
Katie gave her birth place as Mentone.
Katie was recorded as GALLIER in the birth records which means
GALLAGHER may have been a marriage index error, or GALLAGHER
was her previous married name.

Two children located for James and Katie.

Born: 1885, Prahran, Victoria.
Died: -

Born: 1887 Prahran, Victoria.


Charles Edward BLENCOWE.
Born: 1862 Moorabbin, Victoria.
Died: -


Matthew Burnet BLENCOWE.
Born: 1864 Mordialloc, Victoria.
Died: 1917 Dandenong, Victoria.
Age: 53 years.

Married: Elizabeth REYNOLDS.
Year: 1890.
Place: Victoria.


Albert Ernest BLENCOWE.
Born: 1865 Mordialloc, Victoria.
Died: 1867 Mordialloc, Victoria.
Death recorded under BLENCOE.
Age: 01 year.


Albert Edwin BLENCOWE.
Born: 1867 Cheltenham, Victoria.
Died: -


Arthur Walkin BLENCOWE.
Born: 1869 Cheltenham, Victoria.
Died: 1927 Melbourne East, Victoria.
Age: 57 years.

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

With my thanks to FamilyTreeCircles member ngairedith
for the information and links appearing in the comments section below.

Updates 09 April 2013.

1. Marriage details for John and Elizabeth 1846.
2. Possible deaths for John 1870 and Elizabeth 1889.
3. Birth of Uphemia Jane BLINCOWE 1850.
4. Death of Albert Ernest BLENCOWE 1867.
5. Children for James and Katie.

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on 2011-08-03 13:13:06

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by ngairedith on 2013-04-07 07:07:44

hello Tonkin,

further details for researchers of this family ...

John BLENCOWE & Elizabeth HORNER had 14 children (8 boys)
- John Blencowe (1820-1870), the second of nine children, was convicted of stealing in 1839 and sent to Van Diemen's Land on the 'Lord Lyndoch' in Sep 1840
- Elizabeth Horner (1822-1889), was an assisted immigrant from Ponterfact, Yorkshire to Van Diemen's Land in 1843 with her two sisters

1 of their sons (as on your other journal) was:
Francis William BLENCOWE married Catherine HOGAN
- they had a son die in WWI:
* Private 5343, Francis Thomas Blencowe, who was Killed in Action in Somme, France 31 Oct 1916

another son, John Abraham BLENCOWE, married Annie BROWN
- they had 2 sons who died in WWI:
* Sergeant 6764A, Clarence George Blencowe, who Died of his Wounds in Somme, France 1 Sep 1918
* Private 180, Victor Lewis Blencowe, who was Killed in Action at Gallipoli 25 April 1915

a list of the BLENCOWE/BLINCOE/BLINKO on the site ANZAC Blencowes:
* Alexander Howard Blencowe - Australia
* Clarence George Blencowe - Australia
* Edward Richard Blincoe - New Zealand
* Francis Thomas Blencowe - Australia
* Frederick William Blencowe - Australia
* Harold Francis Blincoe - New Zealand
* Leslie Clarence Blincoe - New Zealand
* Richard Blencowe - New Zealand
* Richard Allan Blencowe - Australia
* Roland George Blinko - New Zealand
* Sidney Blencowe - Australia
* Sydney Fenner Blencowe - Australia
* Victor Lewis Blencowe - Australia
* William Henry Blencowe - Australia

by tonkin on 2013-04-08 04:13:00

Thank you Ngairedith, much appreciated.

I'm sure this will help the BLENCOWE researchers.

... ANZAC Day 25 April.

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