by JFD 1 hour, 9 minutes
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I am trying to find information on the marriage of William Henry Birch and Mary Hennessey. Most likely in Hobart Tasmania. They had a son on the 2nd of April 1863 in Hobart Tasmania. Henry William Birch. This was the only child that I know of to...
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Giacomo Roberti and Luigia ?. Roberti from Barcon di Vedelago Treviso Italy there childrens name are Cirillo,Angelo ,Emma, Emilio ,Emilia, Angelina, Virginia,Rina, Vittorio...
Giacomo had went to America. Emilio had went to either...
by Melle 16 hours, 49 minutes
Joseph Simmons was my great grandfather. He was married at Poplar in Middlesex England in 1881. He was a Mariner at the time. Not sure how he came to Australia, but next appears at Williamstown in Victoria as a Fireman Stevedore in 1914. Joseph...
by Melle 17 hours, 35 minutes
Larry was a well known boxer in his younger days, the story goes he won a Golden Glove.
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Andrew Killoch (also Killick, Kellick, Kilock) was born in 1835 (most likely in Scotland) but lived in Hobart, Tasmania around 1860-1863. His wife was Susannah Zellisine (also Zellar, Keller, Siller) was born about 1830 ( probably in Germany).
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by Sumac 1 day, 1 hour
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I had thought that Big Clarke's special survey was obtained in 1841 when the British Government briefly allowed the purchase of 8 square mile blocks before protest from the authorities in Victoria resulted in the provision being overturned....
The attached map shows the parishes of Tullamarine and Maribyrnong.
The map was published in 1892 when the prospect of the construction of a railway to Bulla, either along the east bank of the Saltwater River (Maribyrnong River and Deep Creek)...
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by Anger 2 days, 22 hours
He was my father before I was legely
by Melle 3 days, 16 hours
Ian resided somewhere in the Euroa district, Victoria, Australia, (possibly near Violet Town?. At some stage during his life was a councillor on the Shire Council (Euroa). My cousin said he died about age 80 and that would have probably been...
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by tonkin 3 days, 17 hours
Groom: James Ralph HOLKER.
Age: 26 years.
Father: Robert HOLKER.
Bride: Annie NOEL.
Age: 18 years.
Father: John NOEL.
Date married: 15 March 1881.
Place: St Paul Church, Port...
I am seeking any family history to do with the Holker family, living in Adelaide in the late 1800s.
Sydney Green and at a later date, Harold Horseman married my grandmother, Hazel Marion Green, nee Holker.
My great grand father was Ralph James...
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John Grant's biography in VICTORIA AND ITS METROPOLIS: PAST AND PRESENT (1888)gives more detail about John's time at Campbellfield where he planted the first vast area of wheat in Victoria and I can supply much information about his time at...
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Mabel Ismalia Adams born 1916. Do not know her married name. Parents are William Martin Adams and Mabel Elizabeth Adams nee Milford. Her grandparents are James Adams and Charlotta Augusta Adams nee Smith from England.
Pipers gap Virginia
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