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Emily Kessell

F, #1126, b. 28 February 1868, d. 6 November 1947

Parents

Family 1: James Eddy (b. 30 October 1861, d. 25 September 1916)

Family 2: John Williams (b. about 1868, d. before 1968)

Biography

  • Name:
  • Name:
  • born: 28 February 1868; Adelaide, South Australia, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 31 October 1885; James Eddy; Sandhurst, Bendigo, Victoria, AustraliaG
  • Occupation: Before 1896; James Eddy; Wallaroo, South Australia, AustraliaG; owned the Wallaroo Hotel
  • electoral roll: 1902; 70 Lake Street, Trafalgar, Western Australia, AustraliaG
  • Witness: 25 September 1916; James Eddy; Boulder, Western Australia, AustraliaG; aged 55 of miner's complaint
  • electoral roll: 1916; James Eddy; 70 Lake Street, Trafalgar, Western Australia, AustraliaG; a miner, also present an Ambrose Eddy, a miner; W:Benjamin Harold Eddy and Rubina Jane Eddy
  • electoral roll: 1925; 30 McDonald Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, AustraliaG; a widow; W:Rubina Jane Eddy
  • Marriage: 1928; John Williams; Western Australia, AustraliaG
  • Death: 6 November 1947; East Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaG
  • Burial: November 1947; Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaG; at the Wesleyan section 1A, grave 0407

Alfred Kessell

M, #1127, b. 27 March 1870, d. 11 September 1947

Parents

Family: Fanny Marian Hobb (b. 1873, d. 8 January 1943)

Biography

  • born: 27 March 1870; Adelaide, South Australia, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 14 January 1897; Fanny Marian Hobb; The Welsh Manse, Wallaroo, South Australia, AustraliaG1
  • electoral roll: 1939; Fanny Marian Hobb; Port Road, Newtown, South Australia, AustraliaG; a miner
  • Death: 11 September 1947; Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG
  • Burial: 12 September 1947; Kadina Cemetery, Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG; at location Path 43 Block 49 Permit 6527

Citations

  1. [S158] SA Marriage Index

Mary Jane Kessell

F, #1128, b. 8 February 1873, d. 26 April 1945

Parents

Family: Edward Thomas Polkinghorne (b. 14 September 1868, d. 17 December 1930)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 8 February 1873; Wallaroo, Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 16 February 1895; Edward Thomas Polkinghorne; Bible Christian Manse, Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG1
  • Death: 26 April 1945; Cumberland, South Australia, AustraliaG

Citations

  1. [S158] SA Marriage Index

Charles Kessell

M, #1129, b. 12 May 1876, d. 22 June 1922

Parents

Family: Mary Elizabeth Bailey (b. 2 June 1874, d. 5 August 1974)

Biography

  • born: 12 May 1876; Wallaroo, Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 8 October 1902; Mary Elizabeth Bailey; Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG; at the residence of Thomas John Bailey1
  • Occupation: Before 1922; Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG; businessman
  • Occupation: Before 22 June 1922; Kennett Bros, Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG; worker
  • Death: 22 June 1922; Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG; died aged 46 when his car rolled over on the Kadina - Moonta Road
  • Burial: After 22 June 1922; Kadina Cemetery, Kadina, South Australia, AustraliaG; aged 47

Citations

  1. [S158] SA Marriage Index

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Alison Dickson

F, #1136, b. about 1740/41, d. before 1841

Family: John Drover (b. 7 January 1741/42, d. 19 October 1819)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: About 1740/41; (Scotland)G
  • Marriage: About 1761; John Drover; (Scotland)G
  • Death: Before 1841; (Scotland)G

Isabel Drover

F, #1137, b. 25 August 1770, d. before 1870

Parents

Biography

  • born: 25 August 1770; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG
  • Death: Before 1870; (Scotland)G

Agnes Drover

F, #1138, b. 8 November 1772, d. before 1872

Parents

Biography

  • born: 8 November 1772; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG
  • Death: Before 1872; (Scotland)G

Allison Drover

F, #1139, b. 12 April 1776, d. before 1876

Parents

Biography

  • born: 12 April 1776; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG
  • Death: Before 1876; (Scotland)G

Jane Drover

F, #1140, b. 19 July 1778, d. before 1878

Parents

Biography

  • born: 19 July 1778; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG
  • Death: Before 1878; (Scotland)G

John Drover

M, #1141, b. 30 January 1783, d. before 1883

Parents

Biography

  • born: 30 January 1783; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG
  • Death: Before 1883; (Scotland)G

William Drover

M, #1142, b. 27 October 1785, d. 1849

Parents

Family 1: Isobel Crooks (b. about 1785, d. 6 November 1831)

Family 2: Elizabeth Cottington (b. about 1785, d. before 1885)

Biography

  • born: 27 October 1785; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG
  • Marriage: About 1804; Isobel Crooks; (Scotland)G
  • Witness: 6 November 1831; Isobel Crooks; Carters Row, Govan Colliery, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG
  • Immigration: 1831; a convict aboard the "Camden"1
  • Census: 1841; Marulan, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG2
  • URL: Http://www.hawkesbury.net.au/claimaconvict/convictDetails.php?convictId=33793
  • Marriage: 18 April 1844; Elizabeth Cottington; Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG; with the consent of the Governor, she was a widow
  • Death: 1849; Lake Bathurst, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Citations

  1. [S1447] NSW State Records, http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexsearch/searchhits.aspx?table=Convict%20Index&ID=65&query=drover&frm=0
  2. [S1447] NSW State Records, http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexsearch/searchhits.aspx?table=Index%20to%201841%20Census&ID=18&query=drover&frm=0

James Drover

M, #1143, b. 7 July 1766, d. before 1861

Parents

Biography

  • born: 7 July 1766; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG1
  • Death: Before 1861; (Scotland)G

Citations

  1. [S2511] Parish Register, Scotland Lasswade, 20/379

John Drover

M, #1144, b. 22 January 1806, d. 16 November 1875

Parents

Family: Janet ("Jane") Thomson (b. 27 April 1807, d. 1885)

Biography

  • born: 22 January 1806; Lasswade, Midlothian, ScotlandG1
  • Marriage: 31 March 1827; Janet ("Jane") Thomson; Govan Colliery, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG
  • Immigratn: 19 April 1836; Janet ("Jane") Thomson; Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG; the brig Goshawk; W:William M Drover and Isobel Drover
  • Census: 1841; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+2
  • Occupation: 1843; blacksmith3
  • Occupation: July 1845; blacksmith
  • electoral roll: 28 June 1856; Wangaratta, Victoria, AustraliaG; a blacksmith and freeholder
  • Death: 16 November 1875; Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaG; drowned in the Yarra River

Citations

  1. [S2511] Parish Register, Scotland Lasswade, 30/335
  2. [S1447] NSW State Records, http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexsearch/searchhits.aspx?table=Index%20to%201841%20Census&ID=18&query=drover&frm=0
  3. [S130] NSW Birth Index, 1571/1843 V18431571 27A

Isobel Crooks

F, #1145, b. about 1785, d. 6 November 1831

Family: William Drover (b. 27 October 1785, d. 1849)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: About 1785; (Scotland)G
  • Marriage: About 1804; William Drover; (Scotland)G
  • Death: 6 November 1831; Carters Row, Govan Colliery, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG; W:William Drover

Janet ("Jane") Thomson

F, #1146, b. 27 April 1807, d. 1885

Family: John Drover (b. 22 January 1806, d. 16 November 1875)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 27 April 1807; Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG; to William Thomson1
  • Marriage: 31 March 1827; John Drover; Govan Colliery, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG
  • Immigratn: 19 April 1836; John Drover; Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG; the brig Goshawk; W:William M Drover and Isobel Drover
  • Death: 1885; Granya, Victoria, AustraliaG2

Citations

  1. [S1250] Vic Death Index
  2. [S1250] Vic Death Index, 12213/1885

Isobel Drover1

F, #1147, b. 18 July 1832, d. 3 March 1910

Parents

Family: John Joseph Banks (b. 1821, d. 14 January 1891)

Biography

  • Name:
  • Name:
  • born: 18 July 1832; Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG
  • Immigrant: 19 April 1836; John Drover and Janet ("Jane") Thomson; Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG; the brig Goshawk; W:William M Drover
  • Marriage: 28 June 1847; John Joseph Banks; Kyamba, New South Wales, AustraliaG; District: MI
  • Death: 3 March 1910; Wangaratta, Victoria, AustraliaG1
  • Burial: After 5 March 1910; Wangaratta Cemetery, Wangaratta, Victoria, AustraliaG; plot 207C

Citations

  1. [S1250] Vic Death Index, Victorian Registrar General, Death Isabella BANKS, father Drover Wm, Mother Janet THOMPSON, Reg No 2678/1910

William M Drover

M, #1148, b. 12 February 1834, d. 12 February 1911

Parents

Family 1: Elisa Ann Grimshaw (b. 4 February 1838, d. 29 October 1873)

Family 2: Caroline Keens (b. 1842, d. 24 October 1920)

Biography

  • born: 12 February 1834; Greenock, Renfrewshire, ScotlandG
  • Immigrant: 19 April 1836; John Drover and Janet ("Jane") Thomson; Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG; the brig Goshawk; W:Isobel Drover
  • Marriage: 1 January 1856; Elisa Ann Grimshaw; Wangaratta, Victoria, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 10 March 1891; Caroline Keens; Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 12 February 1911; Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Burial: After 12 February 1911; Narrandera Cemetery, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=182398958

John Drover

M, #1149, b. 30 December 1839, d. 11 March 1840

Parents

Biography

  • born: 30 December 1839; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+1
  • Baptism: 3 February 1840; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+1
  • Death: 11 March 1840; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+
  • Burial: 12 March 1840; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+

Citations

  1. [S130] NSW Birth Index, 2104/1839 V18392104 24A

Alison Drover

F, #1150, b. before 9 August 1843, d. 9 August 1843

Parents

Biography

  • born: Before 9 August 1843; Kyamba, New South Wales, AustraliaG1
  • Baptism: 9 August 1843; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+1
  • Death: 9 August 1843; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+2
  • Burial: 10 August 1843; Bungonia, Goulbourn, New South Wales, AustraliaG+2

Citations

  1. [S130] NSW Birth Index, 1571/1843 V18431571 27A
  2. [S130] NSW Birth Index, 718/1843 V1843718 27B