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TONKIN John married Esther MITCHELL 1847

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Marriage details for John and Esther.

Groom: John TONKIN.
Age: Full age.
Occupation: Miner.
Father: Peter TONKIN.

Bride: Esther MITCHELL.
Age: Full age.
Father: Joseph MITCHELL.

Date married: 05 April 1847.
Place: Sennen, Cornwall.

Witness 1: Benjamin TRAHAIR.
Witness 2: George VINGOE.

Arrival date in Australia not located to date.

John died 1898 in Inglewood, Victoria, aged 73 years.
Parents recorded as Peter TONKIN and Catherine WALLACE (sic).

Esther died 1912 in Charlton, Victoria, aged 87 years.
Parents recorded as Joseph MITCHELL and Catherine WALLACE (sic).

Baptism note. Esther was baptised in St Buryan, Cornwall in 1826.
Her parents were Joseph MITCHELL and Catherine NICHOLS.
They were married in St Buryan in 1825. Esther was their first born.

Eight children located Cornwall and Victorian records for John and Esther.


Harriet Mitchell TONKIN.
Baptised: 31 October 1847, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall.
Died: 1865 not recorded, Victoria, Australia, aged 17 years.


Born: 1850 South Yarra, Victoria.
Died: -


Born: 1853 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1853 not recorded, Victoria, aged 11 months.


Born: 1856 Campbells Creek, Victoria.
Died: 1897 Kangaroo Flat, Victoria, aged 43.
Married: John COUTTS.
year: 1897.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: John COUTTS married Lydia TONKIN 1897.


John Clements TONKIN.
Born: 1857 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1951 Armadale, Victoria, aged 93 years.
Married: Fanny GARLAND.
Year: 1880.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: John TONKIN married Fanny GARLAND 1880.


Joseph Mitchell TONKIN.
Born: 1860 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1880 not recorded, Victoria, aged 20 years.


Born: 1865 Fitzroy, Victoria.
Died: 1867 not recorded, Victoria, aged 1 year.


Esther Ann TONKIN.
Born: 1868 The Loddon, Victoria.
Died: 1953 Glenferrie, Victoria, aged 83 years.


OPC Database.

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

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

Updated 19 February 2012.

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TONKIN lives in Victoria, Australia.
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