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Joshua Turner (1812-1870) of Sowerbridge, West Yorkshire, England emigrated to Adelaide, South Australia with his wife Nancy Mellor (1813-1894) and their children on the ship "Fairlie" on the 13th February 1840.
A tin plate photo, about 1861, of Joshua and Nancy, with daughter Mary
Benjamin and Isabella's son, Alfred John Turner (1877-1938), born in SA, married May Louisa Chipper (1877-1938) in Perth, WA.
May Louisa Chipper is the daughter of George Frederick Whidby Chipper (1843-1878) born in Perth and Cecelia Trayhorne (1843-1926), born in Tasmania. Cecelia is the daughter of Richard Trayhorne (1804-1871) of Thornbury, Gloucestershire, who served in the British Army, in England, Nova Scotia, then Tasmania, then returned to England. He served as a pensioner guard on the convict ship "Hashemy" emigrating with his family, to Perth on 25th October, 1850.
George Frederick Whidby Chipper is the son of John Chipper and Mary Whidby.
John Chipper (1805-1871) and his wife Mary Whidby (1809-1878) emigrated from West Tarring, West Sussex, England with their family on the "Caroline" on the 12 October 1829 into Swan River, Perth, Western Australia.
John Peacock (1812-1871) and his wife Elizabeth Doyle (1821-1871) of Limerick, Ireland arrived in Sydney Australia, on the 20th October 1841 on the ship "Livingston".
Tamzon Charlotte Smith is the daughter of Henry Smith (1807-1867) of Chatham, Kent, England and Mary McKinnon (1820-1878), of Glasgow, Scotland. Henry arrived in Sydney before 1843 and Mary arrived in Sydney, from London on the transport vessel, the "Earl of Liverpool" in 1830.
Herbert Joseph Sibson (1886-1964) is the grandson of William and Eleanor Sibson. Herbert is the son of John Joseph Sibson (1970-1937) and Therese Amelia Winter (1863-1928), both born in Goulburn.
William Sibson (1812-1899) of Leicestershire, England and Elizabeth Hayes (1810-1845) arrived in Sydney on the "Royal Admiral" in 1839 with their son, William Sibson (1835-1905). William, the son, and Eleanor Pitty (1832-1874) of Duxford, Cambridgeshire, England were married in 1858 in Yass, NSW. Eleanor arrived, with her mother and siblings on the "Columbia", in Sydney in 1854.
The Herbert Sibson family, about 1917 - his son Reg, wife Margaret 'Catherine'(Sillis), daughter Dot, Herbert, son Stan and and mother, Therese "Amelia" (Winter) Sibson.
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Birthdays for 26 Apr 2017
Doreen SOBELS - 1902
Louis Henry HALVORSON - 1906
Anniversaries for 26 Apr 2017
George KNOWLES & Sarah Jane DAVIDSON - 1883
Deaths for 26 Apr 2017Richard HOOPER - 1880
Charles Edward HORTON - 1887
Benjamin John CONSTABLE - 1936
James Howard PHILLIPS - 1951
James Arthur SOAR - 1976
Nancy Clare DARWALL - 2005
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