The details of this will were found by chance (in the second result for a trove search for "WILLIAM BENNETT WRIGHT", limited to Victoria.)W.B.Wright most likely farmed the part of today's Keilor Park, Melbourne, near Wright's Rd. (Melway...
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TERRY marriages 1853-1865 Victoria Australia.
Married: Sarah Ann LORD 1853.
No issues located.
Married: Elizabeth FANSTON 1854.
Three issues located.
FANSTON also recorded as FENSTEN, FUNSTONE and FEWSTONE...
YET ANOTHER CONNECTION BETWEEN TULLAMARINE AND THE PENINSULA. When I was writing my DICTIONARY HISTORY OF TULLAMARINE AND MILES AROUND (pages D 86-7) in about 1990, I had no idea where Jamieson's Survey was and I'd never heard of Henry Dunn....
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Many sources state that Henry Dunn leased Jamieson's Special Survey between 1846 and 1851. He wasn't on his own and possibly followed his brother there. Edmund may have been there from 1844 till 1849.
Edmund was a witness in the case, Young v...
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and Mary Wright. Ada Benn,Martin,laterMiller d.June 1941 New Canton, Pike Ill. 1880 census showed Ada and Hezikiah living Bellview, Calhoun, Illinois. Hezikiah died Jan. 1882 in Calhoun county, Illinois... no record as to burial. No record as to...
his daughter is Elizabeth married William grancer short 4th
Victoria Australia 1870-1890.
Died: 1870 Victoria.
Age: 52 years.
Parents: Anthony TERRY & Maria JORDON.
Died: 1874 Victoria.
Age: 57 years.
Parents: James TERRY...
Possibly Cathleen, Katherine or Kathleen or Circle or Circul. Also known as Cate Riley. We believe she was of aboriginal descent.
Born: Gamboola Station, Molong, NSW, Australia - 30 Jul 1836
Married: Joseph (Jack) Ellms - then widowed...
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The VELVIN marriages
* Cyril David Velvin (1903-1986)
married Phyllis Muriel NOBLE in 1927
Auckland Star, 15 June 1942 - CYRIL in court
WELLINGTON, Saturday. Leave to defend has been granted by Mr A. M. Gouldin, S.M., in...
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Henry Flower Born around 1803 England arrived Nelson NZ on the ship Bombay 1842,with wife Margaret nee Jones,and children.
I would love any thing on his past please...their...
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GILKISON marriages 1868 - 1935
* Andrew Scoular Gilkison
married Euphemia Walker BAIN in 1907
* Archibald Gilkison
married Jessie Maclachlan PENNICUICK in 1934
* James Lindsay Gilkison
married Martha Jane FLEMING in 1904...
My Nelson family line also goes back to the southeast Chesapeake Bay area, possibly colonial Maryland (Worcester and/or Somerset Co) to the early and mid 1700's. My ancestral line came south in late 1700's via Georgia. Some given names are John,...
I am reseaching Thomas Nelson Born about 1723 in Virginia, possibly now called West Virginia. He married Martha of unknown surname, had children, one of which is John born about 1745 also reportedly in Frederick County VA or Maryland.
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Hi I looking up the founder of Codfish island, I know that Im related to them, I would like to know through what children.
My grandmother was Muriel Brown (died 1976 0r 1978) are you able to help.
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Groom: John BIRD.
Birth place: Given as Berwickshire.
Bride: Ellen QUIRK.
Birth place: Given as Kilkenny.
Year married: 1869.
Place: Victoria, Australia.
John died 1888 in Collingwood, Victoria.
Age: 60 years....
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In reply to novice's query:
and to bron4's query:
looking for harmer/lewis/day family of wairoa
... I have just touched the surface of this family, it needs a lot more info and we would like your help in building it. Please...
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Jane Smoker of Stirling North married Patric Hurst and their eldest son was Arthur Gilbert Hurst was my grandfather and he married Eilene Quinlan and went to work for PMG in Kadina. They had one daughter Rhonda Eilene. Arthurdied in Adelaide from...
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