ENG-->AUST: George Henry HYEM and Agnes COCKBURN
For Lyn Sumner,
This is all I've been able to find at present, and should be enough to keep you going in your genealogy on these surnames.
FamilySearch.org reveals data on this HYEM family branch.
Individual Record FamilySearch Pedigree Resource File
George Henry Hyem Compact Disc #1 Pedigree
Birth: 26 Dec 1834
Walthamstow, Essex, England
Death: 9 Dec 1912
'Leyton', High Street, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
Christened 18/1/1835 at St Mary's Parish Church, Leyton
Father: George Hyem Disc #1
Mother: Sarah Patmore Disc #1
Spouse: Agnes Cockburn (AFN: )
George Henry HYEM married in 1865 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia to Agnes COCKBURN.
Purchase their Marriage Certificate
A search of the births section of the NSW Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages reveals that they may have had 6 children:-
1.Alice J. HYEM born 1866 Concord NSW, died 1933 Kogarah NSW, possibly never married.
2.George HYEM born 1867 St.George NSW, died 1937 Hurstville NSW
possibly married in 1890 at Paddington NSW to Isabella M. HALL
3.Agnes Sarah HYEM born 1869 Redfern NSW married 1901 Sydney NSW to Frederick John LAND.
1) Charles Hyam LAND born 1902 Hurstville NSW Reg.No.22668, died 1961 Burwood NSW (possibly married Ruby M. HENLEY 1930 Burwood);
2) Muriel Ailsa LAND born 1904 Marrickville NSW Reg.No.13875 (possibly married Creighton ALEXANDER 1948 Petersham);
3) Henry G.O. LAND born 1905 Hurstville NSW Reg.No.23876 (married Vida E.M. GIBB 1929 Petersham NSW).
4.Pearl Walter HYEM born 1870 Redfern NSW, died 1947 Ashfield NSW,
married 1899 Marion Elizabeth FARRINGTON at Rylstone NSW.
1) Dorothy M. HYEM born 1900 Peak Hill NSW Reg.No.25308 married Eric E. CONELIUS 1919 Burwood NSW;
2) Grace M.H. HYEM born 1902 Bathurst NSW Reg.No.20024 married Adolph J. SHIPLEY 1924 Burwood NSW; and
3) Alice T. HYEM born 1905 Bathurst NSW Reg.No.11064 married Eric W. REESE 1934 Burwood NSW.
5.Frederick J. HYEM born 1872 Waterloo NSW, died 1930 Burwood NSW
no married found in NSW bdms online
6.Alfred Thomas HYEM born 1875 Sydney NSW, died 1964 Rockdale NSW
married 1902 in Kogarah NSW to Agnes A. HICKSON.
1) Beryl M.C. HYEM born 1903 Hurstville NSW Reg.No.3758, married Roy E. BEATTIE in 1926 at Sydney; and
2) Alfred George HYEM born 1904 Hurstville NSW Reg.No. 32943, died 1974 NSW Reg.No.3146, married Myrtle WHILLOCK in 1955 at Rockdale NSW.
This couple possibly had more children but the births searchable online only go up to 1906.
General searches undertaken:-
First Families 2001 ... found 1 HYAM family.
63 search results for HYAM in the Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Debt of Honour List
3 search results for HYEM in the Commonwealth War Graves Commision - Debt of Honour List
Australian Cemeteries Index - NIL search results for HYEM or HYAM
28 records for HYEM in the National Archives of Australia
139 records for HYAM in the National Archives of Australia
State Records Office of NSW
Index to the Unassisted Arrivals NSW 1842-1855 - 1 record for HYEM
Registers of Police - 3 records for HYEM
+ all these records exist for HYAM
Assisted immigrants arriving in Sydney & Newcastle, 1844-59 1
Deceased Estates 1
Index to 1841 Census 1
Index to Quarter Sessions cases, 1824-37 1
Index to Registers of Firms 1
Index to the Unassisted Arrivals NSW 1842-1855 12
Insolvency Index 1
Ticket of Leave Passports 1
Gilliver Family Tree at RootsWeb - Genealogical information for Gilliver, English, Matthews, Tracey, Mobbs, Cobley and Smith families in Australia
Gilliver Family History - in the left-hand margin, see CLICK HERE TO VIEW SURNAME LIST AND INFORMATION. Has details on Agnes COCKBURNs birth in Scotland etc.
14 global tree search results at GenCircles for HYEM and 101 for HYAM
4 HYEM and 42 HYAM mentioned in family trees at Geneanet
54 HYEM and 53 HYAM mentioned in family trees at TribalPages
USA Death Records
GenesReunited $ ... excellent value under $20 aussie dollars/yr.
Alison QLD (not a HYEM descendant).