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Looking for HODGE of Helston, Cornwall, England

I am descended from Mary Ann HODGE, b.c.1827 to Jane & Edward HODGE, in Cornwall, England. She married William MOYLE, [b. 1824] in Helston, 24 Jan 1849 & they had 2 children: William Henry MOYLE & Jane MOYLE, before emigrating to Australia on "AUGUSTA SCHNEIDER" in 1852.

They had more children in Australia.

I would like to share & exchange information about Mary Ann HODGE'S family in Helston, Cornwall, England. Her mother Jane, was a laundress, born in Sithney late 1790s.

7 comment(s), latest 4 years, 3 months ago

Looking for FORD from Moyston, Victoria, Australia & Canterbury area, N.Z.

I'm descended from Benjamin FORD [b.1835 Bandon Ireland] who emigrated to Australia, settled in Moyston, married Alice EDWARDS and had 16 children.

One child, Benjamin FORD, jr. [b.1880 Moyston, Vic.] went to New Zealand, married Catherine Ada TULLEY & had about 9 children. Would like to share info & photos with any New Zealand descendants.

7 comment(s), latest 2 years, 3 months ago

Looking for DERBYSHIRE of Cheshire & Lancashire

My gr. gr. grandfather's name was Joseph DERBYSHIRE.

Joseph was b. abt. 1831, Cheadle, Cheshire, England. He married Hannah ADAMS who was born Oswestry, Shropshire, abt. 1832.

Joseph & Hannah had two boys: John DERBYSHIRE b.1859 and Thomas DERBYSHIRE b.1861, both in Rusholme, Lancs.

John DERBYSHIRE, [Joseph's 1st son] married Edith EVANS [b.abt.1866, Oswestry] in 1899, Denbighshire.
They had no children, but adopted a boy. Is it possible to find any details of adoptions in the UK?

Thomas DERBYSHIRE, [Joseph's 2nd son] married Annie LORD [b.1864 Manchester] and they had 5 children, one of whom was my grandmother, Lilian DERBYSHIRE. Lilian married Joseph Patrick FORD (an Aussie) & at the end of WWI, came to live in Australia with their son Benjamin.

Would like to share information & photos.

2 comment(s), latest 6 years, 6 months ago