WOTTON family (England -> Australia)
John Wotton m Susan Giles in East Stonehouse, Devon, England in 1841.
2 children born in Devon befoire immigration - Mary Giles Wotton (1843) & Susan Jane Wotton (1846).
We think their entry to Australia is noted as "WATTON" in the paper The Register (SA) on the Trafalgar - arriving on 2 Jul 1847.
John and Susan's children:
* Mary Giles Wotton married Thomas Holmes on 20 May 1865 at St Jude, Port Elliot, South Australia.
* Susan Jane Wotton died as a child 04 Feb 1848 in Adelaide, South Australia.
* Son James John Wotton born in Adelaide, SA on 22 Dec 1848. He marries Harriet Hannah Stokes on 14 Apr 1873 at Residence of James Stokes, Currency Creek, South Australia. They move all around Australia, and end up settling in QLD. Their children include Esther, James John (Jnr), Augusta Ann, Ellen Hester, Alfred Harold, Robert Richard, Margaret Susan, Harriet Ethel and Edith May. James John (Snr) died 28 Feb 1941 in Roma, QLD.
* Susan Margaret Wotton was born on 15 Jun 1855 in Currency Creek, South Australia. She married Thomas Wilson on 18 May 1886, Bible Christian Church, Diapur Town, Wimerra, Victoria.
* Margaret Sarah Wotton b 16 Nov 1857.
* John William Wotton b 15 Feb 1861 in Currency Creek, South Australia. Was a witness to sister Susan's wedding in 1886.
* Robert Henery Wotton b 24 May 1864 in SA.
More on James John Wotton's descendants in another post.