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I Think William Dew was a decendant of mine, My dad was Ernest John Dew, born approx. 1910 in Carterton, he had brothers Tom, Alfred, Fred, and sister Alice, think a sister died young, maybe Ann?...
by Mariond 5 days, 3 hours ago
in John DEW + Ann DAVIS - Kingston-upon-Thames to Taita, New Zealand 1841
Hi Mare, My grandfather was John Lacon married Mary Ann Coulson. They had two daughters Mary Amelia and Ruth. Ruth Married Vernon Gray . I am their daughter. Emily Coulson the youngest child of...
by Rmm42 5 days, 4 hours ago
in LACON England / Canada
Thanks so much! I had seen the photo before - somewhere on Ancestry. I have previously sent messages to the person whose tree the photo is on, but she hasn't yet replied. Alfred's grandson,...
by susannah_m 5 days, 6 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
I tagged a few things in Trove with "Alfred Abraham Harris" just to keep track. You will also notice Alfred often entered the Clunes Horticultural Show and was one of the most prolific prize...
by janilye 5 days, 12 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Sorry I 'spose I had better give you the proof. Family Notices Also I found a photograph supposedly of him. It's only a small one I wasn't able to get all the way into the tree to get an...
by janilye 5 days, 12 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Thanks Janilye I widened my search yesterday (including into NSW) and came across this one too - I have ordered the certificate to confirm the details. Nice to be able to find the sauce...
by susannah_m 5 days, 12 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Alfred Abraham Harris died in Newcastle, New South Wales on the 18 November 1890. Whilst on a visit to see his daughter, Mrs. Chinchen at Mona, North Waratah, Newcastle NSW.BDM. DEATHS 13106/1890...
by janilye 5 days, 23 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Wow, thanks for the help, this certainly ties in and looks like the right ancestors.
by cnic 6 days, 1 hour ago
in LEVER, Robert
melva Halse is buried in the old bolder cemetery with her father the records are at the Kalgoorlie. they are my Grand Mother and great grand father.
by escape 6 days, 1 hour ago
in HALSE Thomas married Elizabeth NANKERVIS 1895
Thanks! Both my sister and I are keen sauce and chutney makers. I didn't realise that we were following a family tradition! regards Sue
by susannah_m 6 days, 10 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Calcutta Exhibition
by janilye 6 days, 11 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Hi janilye - I also found the Rootsweb link about the Travencore. The email address is no longer valid - a bit of a problem especially, as in this case, where the person used a work email address....
by susannah_m 6 days, 12 hours ago
in Alfred Abraham HARRIS b circa 1826, d ? in Australia
Tracing the very interesting LABATT family from Dublin to Australia via TROVE
by janilye 6 days, 12 hours ago
in Louis George LABATTE 1786-1872
I am the same line as Jess above (though she has missed Charles who was William Jnr's father). My Gmother was Rona Amelia Wallace. Douglas was the adopted child of Julia and James. Mike
by wewallace 6 days, 12 hours ago
in Looking for William Ellerslie WALLACE
He paid for his passage on the Friedborg Anna Fredrikson later his wife came on the same ship
by FernaPayne 6 days, 16 hours ago
in Looking for Jacob and Henry Lafrentz info
I have that information including a copy of the ships manifest from the Canterbury museum . I know they were originally from the island of Lolland and were disposessed during the Prussian...
by FernaPayne 6 days, 16 hours ago
in Looking for Jacob and Henry Lafrentz info