Comments on FamilyTreeCircles

Latest Comments

I tried to abscond a couple of times but they always knew I was missing. One of my teachers went on to become the chaplain of Long Bay Gaol. She's told me since, her experiences with me at school...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in Did you Know?
I obsconded from school once and went ranging in the bush with my air rifle ... and pretended to be a bushranger. But I never bailed-up any gold escorts. Those were the best days of my life.
by tonkin 5 years, 10 months ago
in Did you Know?
Yes I did. averaging 60 a year. Of course anyone who absconded was considered a bushranger.
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in Did you Know?
Hello allycat, thanks for your assistance. Wanted to let you know I FOUND Louisa. She remarried twice and died in Tamworth 1901 as Louisa Ison. Now am on the search to find what happened to...
by jmmac 5 years, 10 months ago
in looking for John Reardon an d Louisa Fitzgerald married near Maitland NSW
Thank you very much for respnding. I'll try that and see how it goes.
by maggiewexford 5 years, 10 months ago
in Missing HARDING cousins - how do I trace them?
Well, it would be a drawing. Was that down the Rocks end of George St.? I went onto the Rocks website having a look but couldn't find anything. I found that Orphanage thing I was talking about. It...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
I am adding this other journal here so as to keep the GENTIL journals together ... Werter Basil Blake GENTIL & family there is some wonderful reading in Werter's letters home to his...
by ngairedith 5 years, 10 months ago
in Looking for info on the Gentil Family in particular a Werter Basil Blake Gentil born in Christchurch New Zealand in 1889 married a Ruby Childs from Australia in 1924. Need to know if he or his wife had or has any male children, and if there are any gentil
I mean't to say too when I saw that other post about the military there was a Lieutenant Richard Palmer with the 73rd Regiment. So disregard the military thing
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
would love images of the black swan :)
by marscus 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
The Gazette 20 April 1806 W H E A T. RICHARD PALMER, Brickfield Hill, gives notice to families in imme- diate want of a small supply of wheat, that he is in possession of about 30...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/627440?searchTerm=Richard...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
I do remember reading somewhere that one of the orphan schools had a Mr and Mrs Palmer as a Patron I believe it was Parramatta I saw it when I was writing that other journal and thought I wonder...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
are these on trove?? me.
by marscus 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
@JANILYE THANKS YOUR A WONDER!!
by marscus 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
Here's another ad. 19 April 1807 The Sydney Gazette TO be Sold by private contract, with immediate possession, a capital House and premises, situate on the Brickfield hill, with nearly an acre...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
Did you say 6,000 documented Bushrangers?
by tonkin 5 years, 10 months ago
in Did you Know?
Richard was selling hop plants grown at # 68 on Brickfield Hill according to an ad he placed in the Gazette 9 June 1805. You can find Orphanages in State Records...
by janilye 5 years, 10 months ago
in RIchard Palmer after transportation
Somehow thank you doesn't seem enough for that little lot, give 'old faithful' a pat. i'll let you know of any findings regards Michael
by mich2009 5 years, 10 months ago
in " CONVOY WEB " SITE - For - ( MICH 2009 ) 20/5/2011
Ian Thank you very much for that had a quick look at the newspaper site and got 180+ hits on the surname of interest, BLACKHALL, including one that shows one of particular interest was the...
by jjim13 5 years, 10 months ago
in What are the best sites for family history research in New Zealand
Hello My sons are descended from Annie Dorothea (Dora) Jones, daughter of James Wilson Jones and Sarah Winifred McMenamin. I am having a blitz on getting their family tree together and I was...
by pjod 5 years, 10 months ago
in Edward McMENAMIN & Jane BROWN - Ireland - NZ