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William and George Gurney brothers emigrated from Gloucestershire UK about 1890?. Any descendants

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by noggin on 2012-11-07 12:29:33
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by lurcher on 2012-11-10 15:40:28

WILLIAM GURNEY D OF B 1860 (AUSTRALIA)

GEORGE GURNEY D OF B 1870 (AUSTRALIA)

PARENTS
JOHN GURNEY D OF B 1827, NEWENT, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, UK.
MARY HANNAH WADDING OR WADDON D OF B 1830 BRIDGWATER, SOMERSET, UK.

by janilye on 2012-11-10 19:20:59

Here's a few surnames in this information wight help you along.
William GURNEY;
born: 10 August 1860, Newent, Gloustershire
Married: 8 October 1888, Ipswich, Queensland
Spouse: Emily Jane VIENT 1866-1941
QLD.BD&M: MARRIAGE: 1888/C1030 Vient Emily Jane, Gurney William
(It appears the name Emily was dropped calling herself Elizabeth)
Death: 12 October 1937, at his residence, 42 Renwick St. Alexandria, Sydney. age 77
FATHER: John GURNEY 1827-1886
MOTHER: Mary Hannah WADDON 1830-1914
Married last quarter of 1853;
England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915
Name: John Gurney
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1853
Registration district: Newent
Inferred County: Gloucestershire
Volume Number: 6a

The Sydney Morning Herald, Wednesday 13 October 1937
Funeral Notice

GURNEY-The Relatives and Friends of Mrs. ELIZABETH GURNEY, Mr and Mrs S HOPSON, Mr and Mrs W GURNEY, Mr and Mrs W BESLICH, Mr and Mrs E BERGMAN, Mr and Mrs G GURNEY, Mr and Mrs H GURNEY, Mr and Mrs J SCOTT, Mr and Mrs S FENNELL, Mr. S GURNEY Mr and Mrs J MORIARTY, Mr and Mrs J WILSON, are invited to attend the Funeral of her beloved HUSBAND and their FATHER William Gurney to leave Congregational Church Belmont Street Alexandria THIS DAY at 145 p m for Independent Cemetery Rookwood Floral tributes received at church
T J ANDREWS A F D A.

Children Registered, possibly more:
Alice, b: Queensland; 1889/C5442 Alice Gurney William Emily Jane Vient
NSW:
30318/1890 GURNEY CLARA, WILLIAM ELIZABETH J REDFERN
31248/1892 GURNEY WILLIAM, WILLIAM ELIZABETH REDFERN
30770/1895 GURNEY JOHN, WILLIAM ELIZABETH WATERLOO
36458/1897 GURNEY JANE, WILLIAM ELIZABETH J WATERLOO
26191/1899 GURNEY SUSAN, WILLIAM ELIZABETH J WATERLOO
17770/1901 GURNEY GEORGE G, WILLIAM ELIZABETH J WATERLOO
17044/1903 GURNEY HENRY T, WILLIAM JANE WATERLOO
29085/1905 GURNEY MABEL, WILLIAM ELIZABETH J WATERLOO
30387/1907 GURNEY EDWARD S, WILLIAM ELIZABETH J WATERLOO
31663/1909 GURNEY MARION G, WILLIAM ELIZABETH WATERLOO

NSW. Deaths
21066/1937 GURNEY WILLIAM JOHN HANNAH REDFERN
7021/1941 GURNEY ELIZABETH JANE 72 YRS ALEXANDRIA REDFERN
The Sydney Morning Herald,Tuesday 20 May 1941
FUNERAL

GURNEY. The Relatives and Friends of Mrs. S. GURNEY, Mr and Mrs. E BERGMAN, Mr and Mrs S. FENNELL, Mr and Mrs. J. MORIARTY, Mr. and Mrs J. WILSON, Mr. and Mrs. H. GURNEY, Mr and Mrs. SCOTT, Mr. and Mr. and Mrs. W. BESLICH, Mr and Mrs. HOPSON, Mr and Mrs. G. GURNEY, and Mr. W. GURNEY, are advised that the funeral of their late dearlv beloved MOTHER, MOTHTR-IN-LAW and GRANDMOTHER Elizabeth Jane Gurney took place YESTERDAY 19th May, in the Independent Cemetery Rookwood

(died intestate)
30 May 1941: IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NEW SOUTH WALES - Probate Jurisdiction - In the Estate of ELIZABETH JANE GURNEY late of Alexandria in the State of New South Wales Widow deceased intestate - Application will be made after fourteen days from the publication hereof that Administration of the Estate of the abovenamed deceased may be granted to ALICE HOPSON and JEAN BESLICH Daughters of the said deceased and all notices may be served at the.... &c &c.

by janilye on 2012-11-10 20:11:00

George GURNEY
BORN: 22 November 1870 Newent, Gloucestershire
MARRIED: 1895 at Casino
SPOUSE: Frances Isobel TOOVEY 1876-1950
DIED: 30 May 1952, Epping, Sydney, NSW
nsw.bd&m DEATHS: 11743/1952 GURNEY GEORGE, JOHN MARY HANNAH ASHFIELD
The children registered to George and Frances:

29822/1896 GURNEY GEORGE E GEORGE FRANCES I CASINO
21674/1901 GURNEY FRANCES I GEORGE FRANCES I DRAKE
20591/1905 GURNEY DOROTHY P GEORGE FRANCES I BALLINA
20281/1898 GURNEY LILLIAN M GEORGE FRANCES I CASINO
2837/1900 GURNEY ALICE N GEORGE FRANCIS I DRAKE
27048/1908 GURNEY HENRY V GEORGE FRANCES I MURWILLUMBAH
27706/1909 GURNEY FLORENCE M GEORGE FRANCES I MURWILLUMBAH

The Sydney Morning Herald, Saturday 31 May 1952
DEATHS

GURNEY, George - May 30, 1952, at Epping, widower of Frances Isobel, dearly loved father of George, Lillian (Mrs. A. Tosh), Alice (Mrs. Wilkinson), Frances (deceased). Leslie, Dorothy (Mrs. R. Pulsford), Henry and Clarrie, aged 81 years.


Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
about George Gurney
Name: George Gurney
Age: 17
Birth Year: abt 1871
Place of Origin: Gloucestershire, England
Ship Name: Jumna
Port of Departure: London, England
Port of Arrival: Brisbane
Arrival Date: 6 Feb 1888

by janilye on 2012-11-10 23:47:05

Haven't found Immigration for William yet
Found this in State Records;
069 WILLIAM GURNEY
NATUREOFBUSINESS: Greengrocer & Small General Store
ADDRESS: Renwick Street Alexandria
DATEOFREGISTRATION: 1 Jul 1903
GURNEY, William - 06138 [2/8531]

by lurcher on 2012-11-11 16:09:40

William and George Gurney was my Dad's uncles. I often wondred what became of them.
My grandfather John Gurney was William and George's brother.Thank you for your time
in sending me the information.
Lionel Gurney

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