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help unknown photos

the first photo i found by chance i had a gut feeling lol this photo was found wrapped in brown paper and used for the back of the painting the painting my grandad james stephen inherited all i know is its grandads special painting and he didnt know anything about it either

6 comment(s), latest 4 years, 10 months ago

looking for stephen family

hi my name is jessica stephen recently my father william stephen passed away and that got me started on the family history his father is james ravenscroft stephen and his mervyn ravenscroft stephen i have found a bit of info on the family but want to know more lol i cant get enough my 4th great grandfather is sir george stephen i would love to learn more and any help would be greatly appreciated

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

unknown painting

this is grandads special painting he inherited

william ravenscroft stephen

William Ravenscroft Stephen 2 Mar 1826 - 28-Jun-1898 in Darnum, wed 1853 to Mary Ann Sarah Walkden at Christ Church CofE, St Kilda, and lived at St Kilda and then at Caulfield. He became Head of Treasury when the Victorian Government was formed. He came to Australia on a Government mission, on the Great Britain 12/11/1852, fellow passengers included his future wife.
10 Children
1. Selina Mary Stephen 1854 lived 11 months
2. Frederick WilberStephen 1855
3. Herbert Ravenscroft Stephen 1857
4. Harry Parland Stephen 1859
5. Rose Theodora Stephen died 1860 aged 1 day
6. Robert Chatfield Stephen 1861
7. Clara Violet Stephen 1863
8. Arthur Gibson Stephen died 1873 aged 2 days
9. Twin Daisy Stephen 1874 lived 1 day
10. Twin Lily Stephen 1874 lived 1 day