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James Fox MELLOR

James Fox MELLOR

Male 1841 - 1914  (72 years)

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  • Name James Fox MELLOR 
    Born 2 Jul 1841 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Document 4 Mar 1865 Baptist Church, 65 Flinders Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2]  – Marriage
    Mellor James Fox 1865 Marriage doc
    Newspaper 15 Jan 1878 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3]  – Business
    • NOTICE is hereby given that the PARTNERSHIP hitherto existing between the Undersigned THOMAS  FOX MELLOR,  JAMES FOX MELLOR, and BENJAMIN FOX MELLOR, under the Style of MELLOR BROTHERS, as General Machinists, in Adelaide, Kapunda, and Jamestown, was DISSOLVED by mutual consent on the fifth day of January instant by the retirement of the said Thomas Fox Mellor.
      The Business will in future be carried on under the same style by the said James Fox Mellor and Benjamin Fox Mellor, who will receive and pay all Debts due to and owing by the late Firm. Dated this fourteenth day of January, 1878.
      THOS. F. MELLOR              J. F. MELLOR                 B. F. MELLOR.
      Witness - W. Dearman, Solicitor, Adelaide.
    Cemetery Apr 1914 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Name: Mellor, James Fox
      Date of Death: 08 April 1914
      Age: 72 Years
      Last Abode:
      Service Type: Burial
      Cemetery: West Terrace Cemetery
      Section: Road 2
      Path Number: 5
      E/W/-Count: E
      Site Number: 7
      Grant expiry date: 12 May 2005
      Surname,Given Names,Date of Death,
      Mellor,Donald Harold,02/01/1915,
      Mellor,Lily Emily,12/05/1906
    Buried Apr 1914 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Apr 1914 Molesworth Street, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Newspaper 7 Apr 1914 Molesworth Street, Adelaide North, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6]  – Death
    • MELLOR.-On the 6th April, at his residence, Moleswortb-street, North Adelaide, James Fox, dearly beloved husband of Jane Mellor, in his 73rd year.
    Mellor James Fox 1914 article5423272-5-002
    Newspaper 7 Apr 1914 Adelaide North, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7]  – Personal
    • Mr. James Fox Mellor, who died at his residence. Molesworth-street, North Adelaide, on Monday,was bom in Adelaide in1841, and was a son of Mr. Joseph Melllor, late of Yorkshire, who about 1840 founded the business of implement manu facturing, still carried on- as MeMor Bro thers at Franklin-street.  Mr. James F. Mellor entered the employ of his father on leaving school. In 1864 he proceeded to Kapunda to manage the firm's branch business, and he lived there 23 years. He took a prominent part in,the municipal affairs of the town, and was mayor for three years. He was particularly well known amongdt the farming community, whose interests he always had at heart. Mr. Mellor placed many useful inventions at their disposal, and in lean, years aided them with credit financially. He and his brother. Mr. Benjamin F. Mellor, now of Melbourne, founded the Meadowbank Implement Works in Sydney, and also the Braybrook Implement Works at Sunshine, near Melbourne, now owned by Mr. H V. McKay. He was married in 1865 to a daughter of the late Mr. Thomas Neill, a former accountant of the South Australian Company, and has left three sons-Messrs. A. N. Mellor (North Adelaide), A. J. Mellor (Port Lincoln), and J. H. Mellor (Malvern); and four daughters-Miss V. M. Mellor (of "Clairmont" Mount  Lofty), Mrs. T. M. Broadbent (Woodville), and Misses E. M. and J. T. Mellor. There are ten grandchildren. Mr. Mellor was a prominent Baptist, and a member of the Tynte-street Baptist Church, North Adelaide.
    Mellor James Fox  1914 Personal article5423264-5-002
    Photos
    Mellor James Fox
    Occupation Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • "he occupied the mayoral chair"
    Person ID I1216 Turner
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2013 

    Father Joseph MELLOR,   b. 9 Sep 1808, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1880, Semaphore, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Mary FOX,   b. Abt 1812,   d. 12 Dec 1873, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1835 Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Family ID F416 Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Jane NEILL,   b. 26 Dec 1841, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1934, Adelaide North, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1865 Baptist Chapel, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. H. M. MELLOR,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Rosalie Neill MELLOR,   b. 21 Dec 1865, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1869, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     3. Victoria May MELLOR,   b. 24 May 1867, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1949, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Eleanor Mary MELLOR,   b. Abt 1869,   d. 25 Jun 1948  (Age ~ 79 years)
     5. Elizabeth Lilian MELLOR,   b. 18 Feb 1871, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1937, 63 Railway Terrace, Kilkenny, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     6. Arthur Neill MELLOR,   b. 10 Jun 1873, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1952, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     7. Alfred James MELLOR,   b. 16 Sep 1875, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1956, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Jean Thornton MELLOR,   b. Abt 1879,   d. 3 Jun 1947, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     9. Joseph Harold MELLOR,   b. 2 Apr 1882, Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1966, Norwood, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2004 
    Family ID F417 Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Photos
    Mellor James Fox hd
  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jul 1841 - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Mar 1865 - Baptist Chapel, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDocument - Marriage - 4 Mar 1865 - Baptist Church, 65 Flinders Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Business - 15 Jan 1878 - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - Apr 1914 - West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Apr 1914 - West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1914 - Molesworth Street, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Death - 7 Apr 1914 - Molesworth Street, Adelaide North, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Personal - 7 Apr 1914 - Adelaide North, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - - Kapunda, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • James was bom on 2nd July, 1841, at 7 o'clock p.m. He was subsequently christened by William Saul in the New Connexion Chapel, Wright Street. [13]

  • Sources 
    1. [S64] South Australian Births 1842-1906, (c) SAGHS, Book: 1 page: 16 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Surname: MELLOR
      Given Names: James Fox
      Date: 1841-07-02
      Sex: M
      Father: Joseph MELLOR
      Mother: Mary FOX
      Birth Place/Residence: Section 555
      District Code: Ade
      Symbol: C
      Book: 1
      Page: 16

    2. [S166] Turner, Jenny (Sax).

    3. [S228] South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839-1900), South Australian Register Tues 15 January 1878 - page 2 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S174] Adelaide Cemeteries, (http://www.aca.sa.gov.au/RecordsSearch.aspx).

    5. [S109] South Australian Deaths Index 1842 - 1915, Book: 382 Page: 485 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Surname: MELLOR
      Given Names: James Fox
      Date: 1914-04-06
      Sex: M
      Age: 72y
      Status: M
      Relative: (not recorded)
      Relative 2:
      Residence: North Adelaide
      Death Place: North Adelaide
      District Code: Ade
      Book: 382 Page: 485

    6. [S206] The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889-1931), Article identifier     http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5423272 Page identifier     http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page965863 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S206] The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889-1931), Article identifier     http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5423264 Page identifier     http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page965863 APA citation (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S41] Mellor, Joseph Harold, Joseph Mellor His Ancestors and Descendants By his Grandson Joseph Harold Mellor, (1681 Malvern Road Glen Iris, S.E. 6 , Victoria July 1947), p. 5 (Reliability: 3), 12 Dec 2002.

    9. [S49] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/igi/search_igi.asp), M007492 (Reliability: 3).
      Joseph MELLOR
      Sex: M
      Marriage(s):  Spouse: Mary FOX
      Marriage: 8 Apr 1835 Halifax, Yorkshire, England
      Source Information:
      Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type Printout Call No. Type
      M007492 1813-1837 0990599-0990603 Film 6909609 Film

    10. [S41] Mellor, Joseph Harold, Joseph Mellor His Ancestors and Descendants By his Grandson Joseph Harold Mellor, (1681 Malvern Road Glen Iris, S.E. 6 , Victoria July 1947), p. 8 (Reliability: 3), 21 Dec 2002.

    11. [S137] Malcolm Bull's Calderdale Companion, (Marriages and Deaths Leeds Mercury 1835).
      Marriages and Deaths Leeds Mercury 1835
      Edition : Saturday, 11th April 1835Marriages
      On Wednesday at Halifax by Rev W. Gilmor M. A. –  Mr Joseph Mellor of Brighouse, grocer to Miss Mary Fox of Rastrick

    12. [S25] South Australian Marriages 1842 - 1916, Book/Page: 61/80 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Groom: MELLOR
      Given names: James Fox
      Bride: NEILL
      Given names: Jane
      Date: 1865-03-02
      Groom Age: 23
      Status: N
      Groom's Father: Joseph MELLOR
      Bride Age: 23
      Status: N
      Bride's Father: Thomas NEILL
      Place: Baptist Chapel Adelaide
      District: Ade
      Symbol:
      Book/Page: 61/80

    13. [S41] Mellor, Joseph Harold, Joseph Mellor His Ancestors and Descendants By his Grandson Joseph Harold Mellor, (1681 Malvern Road Glen Iris, S.E. 6 , Victoria July 1947), p. 4 (Reliability: 3), 12 Jan 2003.


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