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The Argus Thursday 3 March 1859 Funeral Notices. THE Friends of the late Mr. EDWARD CHAFFE are respectfully invited to follow his remains to the place of interment, the New Cemetery,...
by janilye 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
Compolsory registration of births started in 1853. The births recorded in the VBI between 1836 and 1853 are baptism records. When you looked up John's birth you found he was born in Newtown in...
by tonkin 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
"Brunswick Street, believed to be named after Captain Brunswick Smythe, owes its origins to Benjamin Baxter, who owned a lot of land along Victoria Parade, in the recently proclaimed township...
by janilye 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
You're right, so there was. I think it was up off spring Street somewhere. Up towards Victoria Parade. I'll have a look at an old map tomorrow. I don't have one here at home.
by janilye 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
I know Newtown is near Geelong,but l thought there was a 'newtown' next to Collingwood 1840's as John Fletcher was b Newtown Melb and Josiah and family lived Brunswick St.Collingwood,
by lynda1 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
Thank you so much. That is her.Eugene was my dad.Now on to finding out more.Thanks alot this is a real help
by starshine13 4 years, 11 months ago
in How do I find my grandmothers maiden name? She was born out of wedlock
a big thank you to Paula for her message on 27 May 2011: ... I saw your notes on Ransom Garbutt and wondered if there is some connection with one of 'my' Garbutts here in England? Lately...
by ngairedith 4 years, 11 months ago
in RANSOM GARBUTT - Captain Salvation Army 1865-1943 New Zealand & Australia
Also have got a copy of one of the Harris family homested in Woodbury. found it at the old library down there. Also was noted on the ,marriage cert that Alfred Harris was a labourer Emma and...
by mareeannwad 4 years, 11 months ago
in Great Great Uncle Harris and his 8 Sons of the Hokianga, Northland, New Zealand
by tonkin 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
Newtown was also known as Scaresdale.
by tonkin 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Ann BIRD'S 3rd HUSBAND ?
It's taken a full day of record searchers but I think all your questions will be answered when you view the CHAFFE Posts I put up today. It turns out Emily's parents also came to Australia and had...
by tonkin 4 years, 11 months ago
in Looking for Emily CHAFFE
Hi, Just been researching my dads side and have found that my gtgtgt grandparents are Emma maud Harris her parents Alfred Harris and Mary Ann Walton . My infor has it they were down in Woodbury...
by mareeannwad 4 years, 11 months ago
in Great Great Uncle Harris and his 8 Sons of the Hokianga, Northland, New Zealand
One of the children of Alfred Ashley 1855-1935 and Gertrude Winnifred, nee KEATCH 1887-1924 was Alfred Cecil ASHLEY born in Sydney 1909 14183/1909 ASHLEY ALFRED C ALFRED GERTRUDE W GLEBE...
by janilye 4 years, 11 months ago
in I have been researching the Ashley name for many years and I am looking for...
Yes, thanks Elaine, I've done quite a bit of reading about it since I posted that. Also, if an individual who owned property of a certain value in more than one electoral district, he was entitled...
by janilye 4 years, 11 months ago
in Information on Plural Voting
Thank you so much, I have been having the same problem in my research also. Rach
by Leer 4 years, 11 months ago
in " LOOKING FOR INFO' MARY MOONEY - IRELAND= ( LEER ) 19/5/2011
I believe one vote was that of a Land-holder and the other hiss personal vote. Could be wrong but it rings a bell from a history lesson when I was at school in the early 50's.
by Elainehee 4 years, 11 months ago
in Information on Plural Voting
Another disconcerting fact about names is that at least twice I have found the name by which the family refer to a person is nothing like the given names eg Mortimer Percival called Gus, and John...
by Elainehee 4 years, 11 months ago
in Naming Traditions-
Thank you for this article it explains why my Mum when she visited her Grandparents birthplace.Midleton Cork, no record of them was found. She said there had been a fire and the records destroyed,...
by Elainehee 4 years, 11 months ago
in IRISH - Census Records
Sorry Barb, having a few problems. What country are you looking for your Bishoptown?
by tonkin 4 years, 11 months ago
in bishoptown
by tonkin 4 years, 11 months ago
in bishoptown