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LANYON Henry married Grace LEGGOE 1854

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Marriage details for Henry and Grace.
The spelling of LEGGOE changes to LEGGO in the Australian records, as does the spelling of many other names.

Groom: Henry LANYON.
Age: 25 years.
Status: Bachelor.
Occupation: Miner.
Father: William LANYON.

Bride: Grace LEGGOE.
Age: 21 years.
Status: Spinster.
Father: John LEGGOE.

Date married: 01 April 1854.
Place: St Just in Penwith, Cornwall, England.

Witness 1: John LEGGO.
Witness 2: John TREGEAR.

Henry and Grace had a daughter in Cornwall before coming out to Australia. Grace and her daughter arrived in Victoria on the Siam in 1858, but Henry was not with them. I expect he came out earlier to find work and a place to live. They had another eleven children in Australia.

Twelve children located for Henry and Grace.


Grace Leggoe LANYON.
Baptised: 03 November 1854, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall, England.
Died: 18 June 1934, Mount Barker, South Australia, aged 79 years.
Married: James Francis BATCH.
Year: 1882.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: James BATCH married Grace LANYON 1882.


William Henry LANYON.
Born: 1859 Forest Creek, Victoria, Australia.
Died: 1917 Daylesford, Victoria aged 58 years.
Married: Mary BARKAS.
Year: 1888.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: William LANYON married Mary BARKAS 1888.


John Leggo LANYON.
Born: 1860 Forest Creek, Victoria.
Died: -


Born: 1861 Castlemaine, Victoria.
Died: 1933 Coburg, Victoria aged 71 years.


Honour LANYON.
Born: 1863 Chewton, Victoria.
Died: 1948 Ballarat, Victoria aged 85 years.
Married: Arthur STACE.
Year: 1887.
Place: Victoria.
Married: John ROWSELL.
Year: 1893.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: Arthur STACE married Honour LANYON 1887.


Born: 1864 Chewton, Victoria.
Died: 1953 Ballarat, Victoria aged 88 years.
Married: William MILLER.
Year: 1883.
Place: Victoria.
See post: William MILLER married Jane LANYON 1883.


Thomas LANYON.
Born: 1866 Ballarat, Victoria.
Died: -


Richard LANYON.
Born: 1868 Ballarat, Victoria.
Died: 1944 Ballarat, Victoria aged 71 years.


Christopher LANYON.
Born: 1870 Ballarat, Victoria.
Died: -


Elizabeth LANYON.
Born: 1872 Ballarat, Victoria.
Died: 1957 Ballarat, Victoria aged 84 years.
Married: William SPEEDIE.
Year: 1902.
Place: Victoria.
See post: William SPEEDIE married Elizabeth LANYON 1902.


Mary Ann LANYON.
Born: 1876 Ballarat, Victoria.
Died: -


Albert Henry Leggo LANYON.
Born: 1878 Ballarat, Victoria.
Died: -


OPC Database.

Immigration to Victoria 1852-1879.

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, South Australia.

Corrections and further details to help complete this family record would be appreciated. Thank you.

Updated 24 October 2011.

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