MUDGE of South Australia
My great grandmother was a MUDGE from South Australia and I am in need of help in finding her (and my)herititage.
Susannah MUDGE born 30 Aug 1856 Bowden South Australia. Died 18 Jan 1947 Prospect South Australia.
Birth - Book 7 page 256 SA.
Death - Book 7 page 266. Adelaide. Died @ Clifton Street Prospect SA.
Marriage - book 115 page 1203 SA John Mudge residence.
Married 19 Jun 1878 Bowden South Australia to Richard TAYLOR born 10 May 1855 Peachy Belt South Australia (Virginia). Died 30 Jan 1921 Prospect South Australia.
Richard followed his brother William to Kulara buying a farm 1 mile from William's. Richard and Susannah worked the farm for 14 years and 7 of their 8 children were born here. Richard was the organist at the Elim Church prior to his brother John.
Richard sold the farm and is is noted that William's decendents still occupy both farms today.
Richard and family moved back to Virginia where the 8th child Linda was born and they finished their lives at Clifton Street Brompton.
Birth - Book 4 page 328 SA
Death - Book 443 page 435 Adelaide. aged 66. Farm labourer and carpenter.
((see Taylor notes published here))
Richard and Susannah had 8 children.
Susanah's parents :
John MUDGE ??? and Elizabeth (Betsy) PEARN ???
Married 10 Nov 1853 Adelaide South Australia.
Marriage - book 15 page 436 SA
Christ Church North Adelaide.