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Michael , brother John and Mother Ellen arrived at Melbourne from England on "Mindoro" in 1857
Michael married Bridget GUITON at St Francis church Melbourne in 1857 and he stated that he was Scotch/Irish from Tipperary - his Father was John WHITE and his Mother was Ellen LEAHY.
from the passenger list Michael was born around 1836 and his Mother Ellen around 1812.
The family is still Roman Catholic and we have tried researchers in Ireland with out any luck.
Would you please search your family tree and see if our ancestors are there.
records here show that Michael did not read or write and was an agricultural labourer.
He had a family starting at Heathcote Victoria and died in Gordon Victoria involved with growing potatoes .
His first son John WHITE married Bridget Lawless and they eventually resided at Loch in Victoria where my Father Ronald Peter WHITE was born in 1898
He married Doris Imelda McWilliam from Port Fairy Victoria and i was born at Melbourne on 1st February 1939
the Herbert DEXTER we are tracking was a serviceman in WW1 and in 1916 he was in Scotland.
his military records are not available having been destroyed.
is there a family tree listing Herbert as a RFC/RAF member in WW1
my name is Peter dob 01/02/1939
mother Doris Emelda McWILLIAM father Ronald Peter WHITE dob 1898 at LOCK VICTORIA.
his mother Bridget Lawless father John White born at Heathcote
his mother Bridget Guiton father Michael White born Ireland 1837
his mother Ellen Leahy father John White
the firm information we have is that Michael , his brother John and mother Ellen arrived at Melbourne aboard
"MINDORO" 23/10/1857 listed as passengers books 11 and 13 pages 61,55,115.
Michael married Bridget Guiton at St Francis Catholic Church Melbourne in 1857 and it states place of birth of Michael to be Tipperary and that his mother and father were Ellen Leahy and John White.
would value any advise or assistance
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