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Looking for Benson ancestors from Stirling,Scotland

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William Murray Benson and wife Marrion came to Australia with their 6 children from Stirling ,Scotland on "Herald" in 1844.I am looking for relatives as they settled in Richmond, NSW. Their last child John was born on 3/11/1844.

Surnames: BENSON HOUGH KAY RIXON THEW
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on 2008-01-20 22:07:42

cjs , from NSW.Australia, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Jan 2008. is researching the following names: LUCKMAN, RUSSELL, BENSON and 23 other(s).

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by fran08 on 2008-05-22 07:07:28

I have Alexander Benson born 3 June 1860 in Richmond, married Isabella Mary Thew on 2 June 1886, died 15 May 1906 in Richmond.
The lady who sent me all these details also sent me the descendant list of the Bensons. She and I are doing the Thew family.
Hope this helps a bit.
Frances

by fran08 on 2008-05-22 07:31:54

Have just realised I'm already in touch with you re the Thews. Just ignore this answer about the Bensons.

by janilye on 2008-10-21 16:50:49

search the 'O'brien Family tree on Rootsweb.Here's a part of it. There were 5 children.
ID: I20982
Name: Marion Kay
Surname: Kay
Given Name: Marion
Sex: F
_UID: 3588E559984D764084D57FCD6C5DCF1BEE0C
Change Date: 13 Feb 2008 at 01:00:00

Marriage 1 William Benson
Children
John Benson b: 3 Nov 1844 in Windsor, New South Wales, Australia
William Benson
Mary Benson
Robert Benson
Alexander Benson

by cjs on 2008-10-21 20:09:37

Thanks for that info but I have already been in contact with O'Brien's site. These are definitely my people but I can't find anyone researching the Benson's except myself.
Hough's,Thew's,Rixon's all married into my Benson line and there is plenty about them.
I want to contact a Benson if there is anyone out there.
Thanks again.
Carolyn

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