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HARRISON George married Mary MATTHEWS 1881

Information & Research Journal.


George Robert HARRISON and Mary Elizabeth MATTHEWS were married in Victoria in 1881.

George died 1933 in Huntly, Victoria, aged 84 years. Parents recorded as Robert HARRISON and Mary WRIGHT.

Mary died 1932 in Bendigo, Victoria, aged 75 years. Parents recorded as William Henry MATTHEWS and Elizabeth OPIE.

Three children located Victorian records for George and Mary.


[1]

Herbert HARRISON.
Born: 1886 Huntly, Victoria.
Died: -


[2]

Ernest Edwin HARRISON.
Born: 1888 Huntly, Victoria.
Died: 1948 Mitchell Park, Victoria, aged 55 years.


[3]

Ada Louisa HARRISON.
Born: 1893 Huntly, Victoria.
Died: 1901 Huntly, aged 7 years.


Sources:

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

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

GERRARD William married Mary FLETCHER 1890

Information & Research Journal.


William Henry GERRARD and Mary FLETCHER were married in Victoria in 1890.

William's death not located.

Mary died 1960 in Toorak, Victoria, aged 86 years.
Parents recorded as John FLETCHER and Margaret STEVENSON.

Two children located Victorian records for William and Mary.


[1]

William James GERRARD.
Born: 1892 St Kilda, Victoria.
Died: 1944 Melbourne, Victoria, aged 47 years.
Married: Kathleen Josine CLIFFORD.
Year: 1916.
Place: Victoria.


[2]

Gladys Jessie Stevenson GERRARD.
Born: 1896 Caulfield, Victoria.
Died: -


Sources:

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

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

FLETCHER William married Mary HUNTER 1856

Information & Research Journal.


William Henry FLETCHER and Mary Ellen HUNTER
were married in Victoria in 1856.

Six children located Victorian records for William and Mary.


[1]

John George FLETCHER.
Born: 1857 Strathaln, Victoria.
Died: -


[2]

Henry Ray Mellor FLETCHER.
Born: 1858 Heidelberg, Victoria.
Died: -


[3]

William Frederick FLETCHER.
Born: 1860 Stony Creek, Victoria.
Died: -


[4]

Ann Ellen FLETCHER.
Born: 1863 Woodstock, Victoria.
Died: -


[5]

Mary Elizabeth FLETCHER.
Born: 1866 Yan Yean, Victoria.
Died: -


[6]

Emily Rose Mary FLETCHER.
Born: 1868 Woodstock, Victoria.
Died: -

No further details located Victorian records.

Sources:

Registry of Births and Marriages Victoria.

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

MATTHEWS Edward married Mary OVENS 1868

Information Journal.

Groom: Edward MATTHEWS.
Birth place: Given as Birmingham.

Bride: Mary Ann OVENS.
Birth place: Given as London

Year married: 1868.
Place: Victoria, Australia.

Edward's death not located at time of posting.

Mary died 1920 in Heidelberg, Victoria.
Age: 95 years.
Parents named as William OVENS and Dinah FINMAN.

Five children located Victorian records for Edward and Mary.

[1]

Mary Ann Devine MATTHEWS.
Born: 1859 Prahran, Victoria.
Died: 1925 Collingwood, Victoria.
Age: 67 years.

Married: William BURNESS.
Year: 1877.
Place: Victoria.

See post: BURNESS William married Mary MATTHEWS 1877

[2]

Edward William MATTHEWS.
Born: 1860 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: -

[3]

Joseph Henry MATTHEWS.
Born: 1863 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: -

[4]

Alice Dina MATTHEWS.
Born: 1866 Fitzroy, Victoria.
Died: -

[5]

Unnamed Male MATTHEWS.
Birth: (Not located)
Died: 1868 not recorded, Victoria.
Age: 5.
Note. Age not stated if 5 days, weeks, months or years.

Sources:
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

JN 27835

BURNESS William married Mary MATTHEWS 1877

Information Journal.

Groom: William BURNESS.
Birth place: Given as Ballarat.

Bride: Mary Ann Devine MATTHEWS.
Birth place: Given as Prahran.

Year married: 1877.
Place: Victoria, Australia.

William died 1942 in Sunbury, Victoria.
Age: 86 years.
Parents named as William James BURNESS and Emma ADCOCK.

Birth note.
William was born 1856 in Ballarat, Victoria.
Parents named as James BURNESS and Emma ADCOCK.

Mary died 1925 in Collingwood, Victoria.
Age: 67 years.
Parents named as Edward MATTHEWS and Mary OVENS.

Birth note.
Mary was born 1859 in Prahran, Victoria.
Parents named as Edward MATTHEWS and Mary OVENS.

See Post: MATTHEWS Edward married Mary OVENS 1868

Twelve children located Victorian records for William and Mary.

[1]

Nelly (aka Nellie Doris) BURNESS.
Born: 1878 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1955 Caulfield, Victoria.
Age: 77 years.

Married: Walter HOPGOOD.
Year: 1900.
Place: Victoria.

[2]

Mary BURNESS.
Born: 1879 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1950 Windsor, Victoria.
Age: 71 years.

Married: James Alfred Ernest PEATT.
Year: 1897.
Place: Victoria.

[3]

Annie BURNESS.
Born: 1881 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: -

Married: Abel William John BAKER.
Year: 1900.
Place: Victoria.

[4]

Emma BURNESS.
Born: 1883 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1942 Melbourne, Victoria.
Age: 58 years.

Married: Robert HERBERT.
Year: 1904.
Place: Victoria.

[5]

James Edward William BURNESS.
Born: 1885 Collingwood, Voctoria.
Died: 1950 Fitzroy, Victoria.
Age: 65 years.

Married: Florence Violet GRIFFIN.
Year: 1912.
Place: Victoria.

[6]

George Joseph BURNESS.
Born: 1887 Wangaratta, Victoria.
Died: 1967 Blackburn, Victoria.
Age: 80 years.

Married: Violet Florence GOOD.
Year: 1914.
Place: Victoria.

[7]

Alice BURNESS.
Born: 1888 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1961 Fitzroy, Victoria.
Age: 72 years.

Married: Henry REHER.
Year: 1910.
Place: Victoria.

[8]

Edith May BURNESS.
Born: 1891 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1932 South Melbourne, Victoria.
Age: 41 years.

Married: William ROSS.
Year: 1912.
Place: Victoria.

[9]

Olive Irene BURNESS.
Born: 1894 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1965 Glen Iris, Victoria.
Age: 72 years.

Married: Percy Rupert KILNER.
Year: 1913.
Place: Victoria.

[10]

Vera Elizabeth BURNESS.
Born: 1897 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: -

Married: William Joseph WATSON.
Year: 1916.
Place: Victoria.

[11]

Ruby Pearl BURNESS.
Born: 1901 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1966 Melbourne, Victoria.
Age: 65 years.

Married: James HUDSON.
Year: 1920.
Place: Victoria.

[12]

William John BURNESS.
Born: 1904 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1975 Parkdale, Victoria.
Age: 71 years.

Sources:
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

JN 27834

SMITH John married Annis MATTHEWS 1896

Information & Research Journal.


John Thomas SMITH and Annis Jane MATTHEWS
were married in Victoria in 1896.

John's death not located.

Annis died 1954 in Bendigo, Victoria, aged 75 years.
Parents named as Peter MATTHEWWS and Emma CUNDALL.

Three children located Victorian records for John and Annis.


[1]

Daphne Laura Ethel SMITH.
Born: 1897 Tarnagulla, Victoria.
Died: -


[2]

Doris Neita Annis SMITH.
Born: 1900 Tarnagulla, Victoris.
Died: -


[3]

Ivy Beryle SMITH.
Born: 1902 Tarnagulla, Victoria.
Died: -


Sources:

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

MATTHEWS James married Ann PENTERCOST 1848

Information & Research Journal.


Marriage details for James and Ann.


Groom: James MATTHEWS.
Age: Full age.
Status: Wodower.
Occupation: Shoemaker.
Father: William MATTHEWS.

Bride: Ann PENTERCOST.
Age: Full age.
Status: Not recorded.
Father: Samuel PENTERCOST.

Date married: 25 March 1848.
Place: St Keverne, Cornwall.

Witness 1: James MICHELL.
Witness 2: Samuel PENTERCOST.

I have not confirmed when James and his family arrived in Australia, but we can see from the births of their children it was between 1851 and 1854.

James died 1896 in Geelong, Victoria, aged 82 years.
Parents named as William MATTHEWS and Margaret FINLAY.

Ann died 1896 in Geelong aged 72 years.
Parents named as Samuel PENTERCOST and Arabella CROSS.

Six children located Cornwall and Victorian records for James and Ann.


[1]

Edward Tonkin MATTHEWS.
Baptised: 19 October 1848, St Keverne, Cornwall, England.
Died: 1922 Kew, Victoria, Australia.
Married: Mary Ann SCRIVEN.
Year: 1869.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: Edward MATTHEWS married mary SCRIVEN 1869.


[2]

William MATTHEWS.
Baptised: 18 November 1849, St Keverne, Cornwall, England.
Died: -


[3]

John Tonkin MATTHEWS.
Baptised: 02 March 1851, St Keverne, Cornwall, England.
Died: -
Married: Marian Louisa BROADHURST.
Year: 1867.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: John MATTHEWS married Marion BROADHURST 1867.


[4]

Elizabeth Ann MATTHEWS.
Born: 1854 Geelong, Victoria, Australia.
Died: 1913 Richmond, Victoria.
Married: James Bucher WILLS.
Year: 1871.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: James WILLS married Elizabeth MATTHEWS 1871.


[5]

Arabella Grace MATTHEWS.
Born: 1856 Geelong, Victoria.
Died: 1944 East Coburg, Victoria.
Married: James McFarlan SUTHERLAND.
Year: 1877.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: James SUTHERLAND married Arabella MATTHEWS 1877.


[6]

James Tonkin MATTHEWS.
Born: 1862 Geelong, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Rachel PHIPPS.
Year: 1886.
Place: Victoria.
Married: Isabel PHILLIPS.
Year: 1904.
Place: Victoria.
See Post: James MATTHEWS married Rachel PHIPPS 1886


Sources:

OPC Database.

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.


Updated 08 April 2012.

MATTHEWS William married Mary RICHARDS 1870

Information & Research Journal.


William MATTHEWS (born Cornwall) and Mary Ann RICHARDS (born Cornwall) were married in Victoria in 1870.

Deaths for William and Mary not located.

I have a feeling this William may be the son of James MATTHEWS and Ann PENTERCOST married in St Keverne in 1848, but I may be wrong.

Eight children located Victorian records for William and Mary.


[1]

Mary Ann Caroline Emily MATTHEWS.
Born: 1871 Sebastopol, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: James LOUDEN.
Year: 1896.
Place: Victoria.


[2]

Thomas MATTHEWS.
Born: 1873 Sebastopol, Victoria.
Died: -


[3]

Louisa Jane MATTHEWS.
Born: 1875 Sebastopol, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: William John TRELOAR.
Year: 1905.
Place: Victoria.


[4]

Helene Blanche MATTHEWS.
Born: 1875 Sebastopol, Victoria.
Died: -


[5]

William MATTHEWS.
Born: 1877 Clunes, Victoria.
Died: -


[6]

Peter MATTHEWS.
Born: 1879 Clunes, Victoria.
Died: -


[7]

John MATTHEWS.
Born: 1880 Sebastopol, Victoria.
Died: 1961 Sale, Victoria, aged 80 years.


[8]

William George MATTHEWS.
Born: 1881 Sebastopol, Victoria.
Died: 1882 Sebastopol, aged 8 months.


Sources:

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

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

SUTHERLAND James married Arabella MATTHEWS 1877

Information & Research Journal.


James McFarlan SUTHERLAND and Arabella Grace MATTHEWS
were married in Victoria in 1877.

James died 1903 in Meredith, Victoria, aged 56 years.
Parents named as Isaac SUTHERLAND and Margaret BUCHANAN.

Arabella, aka Grace, died 1944 in East Coburg, Victoria, aged 92 years.
Parents named as James Tonkin MATTHEWS and Ann P unknown.

Six children located Victorian records for James and Arabella.


[1]

Margaret Buchanan MATTHEWS.
Born: 1878 Geelong, Victoria.
Died: 1945 Coburg, Victoria, aged 68 years.
Married: Charles YATES.
Year: 1903.
Place: Victoria.


[2]

James Matthews SUTHERLAND.
Born: 1879 Meredith, Victoria.
Died: 1953 Bendigo, Victoria, aged 74 years.


[3]

Robert William SUTHERLAND.
Born: 1881 Meredith, Victoria.
Died: 1908 Geelong, Victoria, aged 27 years.


[4]

Grace Arabella SUTHERLAND.
Born: 1883 Meredith, Victoria.
Died: 1955 Ringwood, Victoria, aged 72 years.
Married: James Herbert RAWLINGS.
Died: 1910.
Place: Victoria.


[5]

Edward Tonkin SUTHERLAND.
Born: 1887 Meredith, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Elizabeth Ellen CAVEY.
Year: 1909.
Place: Victoria.


[6]

Ann Pentacost Agnes SUTHERLAND.
Born: 1890 Meredith, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Walter CROFT.
Year: 1914.
Place: Victoria.


Sources:

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

WILLS James married Elizabeth MATTHEWS 1871

Information & Research Journal.


James Butcher WILLS and Elizabeth Ann MATTHEWS
were married in Victoria in 1871.

James died 1925 in North Fitzroy, Victoria, aged 79 years.
Parents named as John Gittins WILLS and Margaret Bucher WEBB.

Elizabeth died 1913 in Richmond, Victoria, aged 58 years.
Parents named as James Tonkin Matthews WILLS (sic) and Ann PENTECOST.

Nine children located Victorian records for James and Elizabeth.


[1]

Reginald John MATTHEWS.
Born: 1873 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1875 not recorded, Victoria, aged 1 year.


[2]

Charles Hector MATTHEWS.
Born: 1876 Geelong, Victoria.
Died: 1947 Kensington, Victoria, aged 71 years.
Married: Eunice Langfield PETERS.
Year: 1902.
Place: Victoria.


[3]

Florence Mary MATTHEWS.
Born: 1877 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1878 not recorded, Victoria, aged 11 months.


[4]

James Herbert MATTHEWS.
Born: 1878 Fitzroy, Victoria.
Died: 1878 not recorded, Victoria, aged 4 months.


[5]

Lily MATTHEWS.
Born: 1880 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1951 Moonee Ponds, Victoria, aged 71 years.
Married: Alfred Ernest CANNELL.
Year: 1905.
Place: Victoria.


[6]

John Albert MATTHEWS.
Born: 1881 Collingwood, Victoria.
Died: 1881 North Fitzroy, Victoria, aged 5 months.


[7]

Edward MATTHEWS.
Born: 1885 Carlton, Victoria.
Died: -


[8]

Daisey MATTHEWS.
Born: 1887 Carlton, Victoria.
Died: 1984 Boronia, Victoria, aged 97 years.
Married: Robert Philip HYMAN.
Year: 1908.
Place: Victoria.
Married: unknown GREIG.
Year: -
Place: -


[9]

Edith May MATTHEWS.
Born: 1890 Hawthorn, Victoria.
Died: 1890 Hawthorn, aged 7 months.


Sources:

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.