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I am amazed that no biography of John Rankin has been written by the Port Phillip Pioneers group. To be a member of this group, one must be descended from a pioneer who arrived in the Port Phillip...
by itellya 2 weeks, 1 day ago
in THE WILL OF JOHN RANKIN, PIONEER OF KENSINGTON, (MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA) AND DETAILS OF HIS IN-LAWS.
I forgot to mention that the Batey grave in the Sunbury Cemetery is going to be restored and that Max is a descendant of ISAAC BATEY.
by itellya 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in DICTIONARY HISTORY OF BULLA, VIC., AUST. -also the Diggers Rest, Toolern Vale area.
WHAT AN EXTRAORDINARY COINCIDENCE! This journal was only possible because in August 1988 I discovered that the history of Tullamarine consisted only of one and a half foolscap pages. I decided to...
by itellya 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in DICTIONARY HISTORY OF BULLA, VIC., AUST. -also the Diggers Rest, Toolern Vale area.
Hang on; that John Daniel Fitzgerald who won the medal and entered parliament was a brother of Tom and Dan. He just had the one girl, she married a Clarke and they were both opera singers in New...
by janilye 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Great Grand Mother Ivy May Collins nee Fitzgerald nee Asher OR Usher said to be born in Christchurch New Zealand c. 1885 (no birth record found).
Just giving you details to rule out any relationship. Both Daniel and Tom Fitzgerald died in 1906 Daniel in February in South Melbourne, Victoria. Tom in Burma in March.(from Bright's Disease)....
by janilye 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Great Grand Mother Ivy May Collins nee Fitzgerald nee Asher OR Usher said to be born in Christchurch New Zealand c. 1885 (no birth record found).
I just thought he may have been related and that may have been a reason for the name change, after Dan and Tom Fitzgerald died. Their father was a barrister named John D Fitzgerald. I checked and...
by janilye 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Great Grand Mother Ivy May Collins nee Fitzgerald nee Asher OR Usher said to be born in Christchurch New Zealand c. 1885 (no birth record found).
Was James Francis one of the Fitzgeralds' from Fitzgerald Brother's Circus before he went to Wirths'? I ask this because I know Fitzgeralds' traveled New Zealand as well as Australia
by janilye 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Great Grand Mother Ivy May Collins nee Fitzgerald nee Asher OR Usher said to be born in Christchurch New Zealand c. 1885 (no birth record found).
I found it surprising Mary Ann seems to have had only girls registered. not a George junior! By the way I think George Kerns may have been deaf and dumb. NSW.BD&M DEATHS KERNS MARY A...
by janilye 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in manning family
If I have the right Kerns family, Mary Ann KERNS committed suicide by hanging herself from a bedpost with a skipping rope in 1901. She was married to a miner named George Kerns and they had nine...
by janilye 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in manning family
Mr. G. Wong Shing, a Chinese market gardener, of Rosebud, has reported to the police that a leather bag containing clothing, £11 in cash, and two cheques, the total value being £22, was stolen...
by itellya 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in THE FAMILY WHICH GAVE CHINAMAN'S CREEK IN ROSEBUD WEST, VIC., AUST., ITS NAME.
Hello Kevin Moore, Mary Doudle and Arthur Moore's marriage date in NZ is 26/06/1886. NZ BDM Ref 1886/1749. There were three children born to them in Victoria, Australia. 1887 - Nina May...
by Crawford 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in Arthur Moore. Married Mary Doudle in Otago, Dunedin New Zealand in January, 1886. Arthur originally from Kent, UK. Trying to find details of his migration to Australia in 1886 or 1887. Possibly to Melbourne.
hi i was given the wrong family can some one help wanting all info i can get on francis family please
by acer1961 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in Francis Wright DOB ABT 1644 may have been islip oxfordshire he died 1729 in islip his wife elizabeth price died 1700 in silip oxfordshire wanting all ifo i can get thank you.
FATHER'S HELPER. Lily A. Wong Shing who lives at Rosebud writes:—Dear Aunt Connie,—This is the first time I have written to you. Will you please accept me as one of your many nieces? We have...
by itellya 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in THE FAMILY WHICH GAVE CHINAMAN'S CREEK IN ROSEBUD WEST, VIC., AUST., ITS NAME.
Hi Jane Louise, My name is Miriam Coyle, my grand father was Ernest August Peter Coyle, my father was Alex Earnst Coyle, I remember my father saying he was brought up by his grandmother, he never...
by miriam_63 2 weeks, 4 days ago
in I cannot find who the parents of Harriet Kate Goodfellow are , she was married to Thomas Augustus Coyle in Rushworth VIC in 1873. She later remarried David Bellamy whom she deserted and was divorced. She had five children with Thomas Coyle.
My Aunty Lorraine (Gladys daughter) said she was Minnie Glady when she was born, but changed her name to Gladys Marie. She was Gladys Marie when she married my granddad. He died on my first...
by dtmacmillan 2 weeks, 4 days ago
in Grier/Greer/luddington Family
Thank you Cheryl. No I am in Auckland. macdeanne at hotmail dot com. The family is a mystery. I have also come across a Margaret Scott (born Greer) born in 1795 - 1881. She was born in Donegal...
by dtmacmillan 2 weeks, 4 days ago
in Grier/Greer/luddington Family
I would love to hear what information you have on the Bullocks! My mother, who is 92, is still alive and I love getting information so I can "pick her mind"! Feel free to email me at...
by pamgreene28 2 weeks, 4 days ago
in Looking for bullock of new york
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by CherieLls 2 weeks, 6 days ago
in FAMILY CONNECTIONS ON THE MORNINGTON PENINSULA, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA.