gwenjoy on Family Tree Circles
Journals and Posts
Does anyone have a connection or information on this FINN family please.
James FINN m Sarah ROWAN ca 1873 in Warrnambool. James, b 1843, was the son of Martin FINN and Margaret TROTTER.
Offspring were:- Margaret b 1872 Penshurst. Edmund b 1874 Flemington, Mary Ann b 1877 Penshurst, Hurtle b 1878 Penshurst, James Rowan b1880 Penshurst, Martin Joseph b 1833, Herbert b 1855, John Harold , 1887, Helen May b 1890 Penshurst.
I believe James may have managed a property, 'Kolor' at Penshurst.
Martin Joseph who lived at Penshurst( and married Caroline HUSTLER,)was a trainer of racehorses and greyhounds.
Ellen MCDONALD/MCDONOUGH, born ca 1859, Liverpool UK, dau of Mary , nee LACEY came to Australia ca 1872.
She had other LACEY relations in Victoria's Western District,Jane LACEY b Ireland m NAPTHINE and Ellen Agnes b Ireland, m GLOWERY.
The family is related, by marriage ,to the FINNAN family of Liverpool, UK.
William John and Elizabeth Stocker( nee RISELEY) HOOD arrived in Melbourne ca 1853. I am interested to know what became of this family as Elizabeth was sister to my ggggrandfather, Jeremiah RISELEY of Leongatha.
They lived in Collingwood and had the following family:-
Elizabeth HOOD 1839
John HOOD 1842 b Shoreditch
George HOOD 1843
Susannah HOOD 1846 (m Bartholomew DONOVAN)
Elizabeth HOOD 1846
William HOOD 1852,
Henry HOOD 1853 b Collingwood d @ 7 weeks,
Emily HOOD 1856, m Thomas CREE - issue: Emily CREE 1877,Florence CREE 1879, William Thomas CREE 1880, James CREE 1882, Rose Lillian CREE,Alice Maud CREE 1888, George CREE 1890, Ethel May CREE 1891 - all born in Collingwood
- Displaying 1-3 of 3 Journals