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Charles RICHARDS and Rachel TONKIN
arrived in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on the Red Jacket in 1858.
The family were recorded as follows:
Charles RICHARDS aged 29 years.
Rachel RICHARDS aged 20 years.
Mary RICHARDS age 4 years.
Wilmot RICHARDS aged 2 years.
Rachel RICHARDS aged 1 year.
Marriage details for Charles and Rachel not located.
The age of their first child, Mary, indicates Rachel would have been about 16 years old when Mary was born.
Charles and Rachel had another six children after they arrived in Australia.
This is how I have put the family together.
Born: Circa 1854 Cornwall.
Born: Circa 1856 Cornwall.
Died: 1881 Carlton, Victoria, aged 26 years.
Married: Joseph SHEPHARD.
See post: Joseph SHEPHARD married Wilmot RICHARDS 1875.
Born: Circa 1857 Cornwall.
Died: 1918 Ballarat, Victoria, aged 61 years.
Married: Richard HICKS.
See post: Richard HICKS married Rachel RICHARDS 1874.
Born: 1859 Moorebool, Victoria. (Near Geelong)
Died: 1936 Murrumbeena, Victoria, age 78 years.
Married: Thomas CORNEILLE.
See post: Thomas CORNEILLE married Alice RICHARDS 1887.
Christiana Matthews RICHARDS.
Born: 1863 Lethbridge, Victoria.
Martha Ann RICHARDS.
Born: 1865 Durham Lead, Victoria. (Near Ballarat)
Died: 1919 Geelong, Victoria, aged 54 years.
Married: William ONEILL.
See post: William ONEILLE married Martha RICHARDS 1897.
Born: 1867 Durham Lead, Victoria.
William George RICHARDS.
Born: 1869 Durham Lead, Victoria.
Married: Elisia RASMUSSEN.
See post: William RICHARDS married Elisia RASMUSSEN 1893.
Thomas Tonkin RICHARDS.
Born: 1871 Durham Lead, Victoria.
Died: 1928 Prahran, Victoria.
Immigration to Victoria 1852-1879.
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.
Information & Research Journal.
Groom: Thomas TONKIN.
Bride: Christiana MATTHEWS.
Date Married: 10 October 1829.
Place: St Buryan, Cornwall.
Witness 1: William ELLIS.
Witness 2: William THOMAS.
Eight children located St Buryan Baptism records for Thomas and Christiana.
Baptised: 22 August 1830 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Christiana Matthews TONKIN.
Baptised: 27 May 1832 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Died: 1843 St Buryan, Cornwall, aged 11 years.
Buried: 14 May 1843 St Buryan.
Phelisha Matthews TONKIN.
Baptised: 30 March 1834 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Baptised: 8 May 1836 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Baptised: 12 August 1838 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Baptised: 10 June 1840 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Died: 1879 Australia aged 39 years.
Married: Charles RICHARDS.
See post: Charles RICHARDS & Rachel TONKIN arrived Australia 1858.
Christiana Matthews TONKIN.
Baptised: 03 December 1843 St Buryan, Cornwall.
Baptised: 15 February 1846 St Buryan, Cornwall.
BLOOD marriages 1851-1885 Victoria Australia.
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the BLOOD lines.
married: 1851 Elizabeth SLOANE.
married: 1855 Margaret BRIEN.
married: 1859 Margaret FITZGERALD.
married: 1859 Ellen RICHE.
married: 1869 Margaret HORN.
married: 1872 Emma AINGER.
married: 1874 Rebecca RICHARDSON.
married: 1874 Elizabeth Ann MULLENS.
married: 1875 Jane ORR.
married: 1875 Mary Ann PYKE.
married: 1876 Bridget RIEDY.
married: 1877 Elizabeth Mary Ann BRIGGS.
married: 1880 Bridget LARKIN.
married: 1884 Mary COOK.
married: 1885 Elizabeth Florence BONNOR.
married: 1860 Patrick LINNANE.
married: 1868 John Curry YOUNGER.
married: 1871 Henry HATFIELD.
married: 1872 Francis FELTHAM.
married: 1872 John RAMAGE.
married: 1873 John Conder ALLEN.
married: 1875 George CLARK.
married: 1876 John BATTERHAM.
married: 1879 John Thomas AINGER.
married: 1879 James GALLOWAY.
married: 1880 Francis FRANKCOM.
married: 1881 George WILLIAMS.
married: 1884 Thomas HYDE.
married: 1884 Samuel COX.
married: 1885 John PAYNE.
HICKEY marriages (males) 1842-1861 Victoria Australia.
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the HICKEY lines.
married: 1842 Sarah RYAN.
married: 1844 Anne ROGERS.
married: 1848 Harriet DRUCE.
married: 1849 Margaret DAWES.
married: 1850 Mary CORMICH.
married: 1850 Catherine TYRELL.
married: 1852 Mary FITZGIBBONS.
married: 1853 Ellen CLOHOSY.
married: 1853 Anne NOLAN.
married: 1853 Margaret FINN.
married: 1855 Ellen SULLIVAN.
married: 1856 Jemima WILDIN.
married: 1856 Honora BARRY.
married: 1857 Ellen CASHION.
married: 1857 Eliza NUNAN.
married: 1858 Mary NEYLAN.
married: 1858 Mary MCMAHON.
married: 1858 Ellen NOONAN.
married: 1859 Bridget FANNAN.
married: 1859 Mary Ann CAMPBELL.
married: 1859 Ellen Margaret MULLINS.
married: 1859 Mary Anne Elizabeth HOOPER.
married: 1859 Catherine BRENNAN.
married: 1859 Mary NUGENT.
married: 1860 Catherine NOLAN.
married: 1860 Mary CLINTON.
married: 1860 Bridget SINNETT.
married: 1861 Catherine WALSH.
married: 1861 Anne PYNE.
married: 1861 Ellen MEADS.
married: 1861 Bridget FEENANE.
MILLGATE marriages 1860-1900 Victoria Australia.
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the MILLGATE lines.
married: 1865 Agnes TURNBULL.
married: 1875 Margaret FARNES.
married: 1882 Fran Maria HUTCHINSON.
Archibald Mitchell F
married: 1884 Ellen COLE.
married: 1893 Catherine Sarah KIRK.
married: 1899 Ellen Emily STIRLING.
married: 1860 Isaac HUGHES.
married: 1873 James MARSHALL.
married: 1877 George Henry MCLEAN.
married: 1877 James MARSHALL.
married: 1879 Robert James NEWELL.
married: 1879 William INGLIS.
married: 1883 William James GLOVER.
married: 1885 Edwin CLARKE.
married: 1885 William WYLLIE.
married: 1889 Edward James PICKETT.
Clara Elizabeth Mary
married: 1898 Henry BENTLEY.
WISHART marriages 1880-1890 Victoria Australia.
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the WISHART lines.
married 1881 Jane Charlotte EDWARDS.
married: 1882 Mary Ellen MARTIN.
married: 1882 Mary Ann HALLEY.
married: 1883 Mary Elizabeth GODDARD.
married: 1884 Annie Margaret BRIEN.
married: 1885 Eugena BRENNAN.
married: 1886 Lily Clara ANNEAR.
married: 1887 Emily BURTT.
married: 1887 Jessie CECIL.
married: 1888 Mary Jane CLUES.
married: 1888 Alice CECIL.
married: 1889 Marion ALLARDICE.
married: 1889 Susan Coates WOODS.
married: 1889 Emma Jane EDWARDS.
married: 18890 Lily PEACOCK.
married: 1890 Mary Alice DAVIS.
married: 1880 Charles MCKINNON.
Jeanie Greenshields Troup
married: 1880 James William Thomas HOSKEN.
married: 1880 Thomas Wilson SUTCLIFFE.
married: 1880 Frank Alfred LEAR.
married: 1881 Thomas Edwin BRAMLEY.
married: 1882 Archibald JACKSON.
married: 1886 James PHILLIPS.
married: 1887 Matthew William CHARLTON.
married: 1887 Barthomelon COMBEN.
married: 1888 William Henry GRAHAM.
married: 1888 John MCNEILL.
married: 1889 William VICTOR.
married: 1890 Joseph Drew MAY.
FRANKCOM marriages 1854-1920 Victoria Australia.
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the FRANKCOM lines.
married: 1854 Mary LIPPIATT.
married: 1868 Eliza BEAVIS.
married: 1878 Mary Ann RYAN.
married: 1880 Fanny BLOOD.
married: 1883 Eliza BALL.
married: 1885 Sarah Ann DULTON.
married: 1888 Frances MILLER.
married: 1888 Susannah BAILEY.
married: 1907 Lavinia Maud MCDONALD.
married: 1913 Matilda Ann ORTON.
married: 1881 Alfred Chris BARR.
married: 1908 Henry Ernest CARGEEK.
married: 1911 George William EVANS.
married: 1912 Harold Percy William HELMS.
married: 1813 Charles Bernard RASMUSSEN.
married: 1913 Arthur Osmond EMMERSON.
married: 1914 Ernest James BLUNDY.
Mary Florence Victoria
married: 1920 Richard John SMITH.
STAFFORD marriages 1843-1860 Victoria Australia
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the STAFFORD lines.
married: 1852 Mary DOYLE.
Thomas James Wood
married: 1853 Alicia SHAW.
married: 1854 Eleanor Anastasia GILBERT.
married: 1855 Anastasia LARKIN.
married: 1855 Mary Ann COX.
married: 1855 Mary CONNOR.
married: 1856 Elizabeth WALSH.
married: 1857 Mary PRENDER.
married: 1858 Ellen MAURICE.
married: 1858 Annabella MCRAE.
married: 1858 Eliza AGNEW.
married: 1859 Eliza MCCLELLAND.
married: 1859 bridget PURCELL.
married: 1859 Julia HUTTON.
married: 1843 Joseph SCOTT.
married: 1844 Edmond ROWEN.
married: 1851 Thadius MAHONY.
married: 1852 Henry BOOTH.
married: 1854 John BRITTEN.
married: 1855 Henry TAYLOR.
married: 1855 Edward GRIFFIN.
married: 1856 Alfred PENNEY.
married: 1856 William MANSFIELD.
married: 1856 John Alexander MILLER.
married: 1857 Robert FOOT.
married: 1857 William DUNGER.
married: 1858 John BOWLES.
married: 1859 Joseph HUDSON.
married: 1859 Edward FISHER.
married: 1860 Andrew SERONG.
Information & Research Journal
William WHITE (aged 21 years) and Jane PAGE (aged 16 years) were married in Tasmania on the 27 November 1849.
William's death not located.
Jane died 1902 in Hotham West, Victoria, aged 67 years. Parents recorded as Charles PAGE and Rebecca LEWIS.
Fourteen children located Tasmania and Victorian records for William and Jane.
Charles William WHITE.
Born: 07 July 1850, Tasmania.
Died: 1899 Dandenong, Victoria, aged 48 years.
Jane Rebecca WHITE.
Born: 30 July 1851, Tasmania.
John Thomas WHITE.
Born: 14 November 1853, Tasmania.
Died: 1914 South Melbourne, Victoria, aged 60 years.
Unnamed Female WHITE.
Born: 09 November 1855, Tasmania.
Unnamed Male WHITE. *
Born: 04 July 1857, Tasmania.
Lewis Leonard WHITE.
Born: 22 August 1862, Tasmania.
Ada Lavina WHITE.
Born: 21 November 1864, Tasmania.
Married: Arthur DODSON.
George Wesley WHITE.
Born: 12 October 1867, Tasmania.
Died: 1926 South Fitzroy, Victoria, aged 58 years.
Married: Martha MCGIVURN.
Unnamed Male WHITE. **
Born: 14 September 1869, Tasmania.
Edwin Orlando WHITE.
Born: 10 February 1871, Tasmania.
Lilian Ahdall WHITE.
Born: 10 December 1872, Launceston, Tasmania.
Died: 1874 not recorded, Victoria, aged 1 year.
Born: 1873 Launceston, Tasmania.
Died: 1874 not recorded, Victoria, aged 6 months.
Edward Ernest WHITE.
Born: 1878 Richmond, Victoria.
Died: 1885 Richmond, aged 7 years.
Florence Victoria May WHITE.
Born: 1874 Richmond, Victoria.
* This unnamed male may be the David Spencer WHITE that died 1928 in Camberwell, Victoria, aged 58 years. Parents were named as William Henry WHITE and Jane PAGE.
** And this unnamed male may be the Richard Zemphon WHITE that died 1928 in Prharan, Victoria, aged 70 years. His parents were also named as William Henry WHITE and Jane PAGE.
Birth, Death and Marriage Indexes, Tasmania.
Registry of Births, deaths and Marriages Victoria.
Corrections and further details to help complete this family record would be appreciated. Thank you.
HILLSTONE marriages 1859-1920 Victoria Australia.
Compiled from the Victorian Marriage Indexes to assist others researching the HILLSTONE lines.
They were few and far between with no marriages between 1913 and 1920.
married: 1871 Nannie BAWDEN.
married: 1876 Eliza COCKS.
married: 1884 Mary Ann SPARGO.
married: 1885 Hetty Maria SYMONS.
married: 1885 Emily BELLINGHAM.
married: 1859 John PELLON.
married: 1864 Charles Francis TAYLOR.
married: 1865 Stephen JOSE.
married: 1873 Henry JENKIN.
married: 1889 Joseph MATCHETT.
married: 1902 George PHILLIPS.
married: 1912 Clarence NASH.