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REDDROP William and Margaret WILLIAMS arrived in Australia 1863

Journal by tonkin

Information Journal.

William REDDROP and his wife Margaret (nee WILLIAMS) and their eight children arrived in Victoria, Australia on the Great Britain in April 1863.

The REDDROP family were recorded on the 1863 passenger list as follows.

William - aged 43 years.
Margaret - aged 45 years.

Elizabeth - aged 23 years.
Margaret - aged 22 years.
Ann - aged 20 years.
Charles - aged 19 years.
William - aged 16 years.
James - aged 14 years.
Richard - aged 9 years.
Frances - aged 7 years.

Nine children located for Richard and Margaret.

[1]

Joseph REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1837 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1923 Essendon, Victoria.
Aged 86 years.

Joseph arrived in Australia ahead of his parents and siblings on the Great Britain in 1861 aged 24 years and is not included on the passenger list. I expect he came out before them to find work and living quarters for his family. Their was also a C REDDROP, aged 19 years, recorded on the Great Britain but I have not confirmed if they were related.

Married: Mary EYLES.
Year: 1865.
Place: Victoria.
Eleven issues located.
See Post: REDDROP Joseph married Mary EYLES 1865

[2]

Elizabeth REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1839 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1863 not recorded, Victoria.
Age: 24 years.

[3]

Margaret REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1841 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1914 Bendigo, Victoria.
Age: 73 years.

Married: Charles LEA.
Year: 1863.
Place: Victoria.
Eleven issues located.
See Post: LEA Charles married Margaret REDDROP 1863

[4]

Ann REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1843 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1896 Bendigo, Victoria.
Age: 53 years.

Married: Samuel FAULKNER.
Year: 1867.
Place: Victoria.
Seven issues located.
See Post: FAULKNER Samuel married Ann REDDROP 1867

[5]

Charles REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1844 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1863 not recorded, Victoria.
Age: 19 years.

[6]

William REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1847 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1920 Kyneton, Victoria.
Age: 74 years.

Married: Margaret JOHNSTON.
Year: 1875.
Place: Victoria.
Four issues located.
See Post: REDDROP William married Margaret JOHNSON 1875

[7]

James REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1849 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1930 Bendigo, Victoria.
Age: 82 years.

Married: Harriett HUGHES.
Year: 1874.
Place: Victoria.
Seven issues located.
See Post: REDDROP James married Harriet HUGHES 1874

[8]

Richard REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1854 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1912 Echuca, Victoria.
Age: 60 years.

Married Margaret CATTANACK.
Year: 1875.
Place: Victoria.
Eleven issues located.
See Post: REDDROP Richard married Margaret CATTANACH 1875

[9]

Frances REDDROP
.
Born: circa 1856 Cheshire, England.
Died: 1915 North Brunswick, Victoria.
Age: 59 years.

Married: Matthew BOURKE.
Year: 1876.
Place: Victoria.
Eight issues located.
See Post: BOURKE Matthew married Frances REDDROP 1876

See Post: REDDROP William married Margaret WILLIAMS 1836
Forgot about posting this journal eight months earlier and contains a few more details when the records became available.

Sources:
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.
Immigration to Victoria 1852-1879.


Also See:
REDDROP marriages 1863-1900 Victoria Australia
REDDROP marriages 1901-1920 Victoria Australia
REDDROP marriages 1921-1941 Victoria Australia


JN 25057

Surnames: 25057 BOURKE CATTANACK FAULKNER JOHNSTON LEA REDDROP WILLIAMS
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