Ellen Elizabeth Cahill

F, #8881, b. 1846, d. 10 Aug 1885
Married NameFarrington. 
Birth*1846 Tipperary, Ireland. 
Marriage*1866 Spouse: John Farrington. VIC, Australia, #M4086.1
 
Death*10 Aug 1885 Prahran, VIC, Australia, #D9971 (Age 39) [par Martin CAHILL & Harriet FLOYD].1 
Death-Notice*15 Aug 1885FARRINGTON.—On the 10th August, at her residence, 14 Regent-street, Prahran, Ellen, wife of John Farrington, and eldest daughter of the late Martin and Harriett Cahill, of Clonmel, Ireland, aged 39 years.2 

Grave

  • Independent, Compartment C, Grave 114-117, St Kilda Cemetery, St Kilda, VIC, Australia, John FARRINGTON, died suddenly 6 Dec 1893 age 52 ; also his wife Ellen died 10 Aug 1885 age 39 ; Their children Harriett died 2 Jan 1870 age 9 months ; William Miles died 21 Jan 1876 age 2 years 8 months ; William Miles died 4 Aug 1878 aged 13 months ; Alice Mary died 11 Dec 1884 age 2 years 4 months ; also Elizabeth, wife of John FARRINGTON sen. died 15 Jun 1882 age 72 ; also their youngest son Joseph, died 14 Nov 1892 age 39 ; William John, infant son of W. A. & E. E. Gibson died 21 Oct 1894 age 4 days.3

Family

John Farrington b. 1841, d. 6 Dec 1893
Children 1.John Farrington+ b. 1870, d. 20 Aug 1923
 2.Harriette Matilda Farrington b. 1880, d. 24 Nov 1940

Citations

  1. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  2. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Sat 15 Aug 1885, p5
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article191193404
  3. [S48] Index of burials in the cemetery of St Kilda,
    transcription GSV - cemetery index has other family members buried graves 114, 115, 116, 117, not on gravestone.
Last Edited28 Dec 2018

Annie Page

F, #8882, b. 1865, d. 26 Nov 1896
Father*Henry Page
Mother*Ellen Hassett
Married NameFarrington. 
Birth*1865 Kyneton, VIC, Australia, #B22894.1 
Marriage*1892 Spouse: John Farrington. VIC, Australia, #M5291.2
 
Death*26 Nov 1896 Prahran, VIC, Australia, #D14913 (Age 30) [par Henry PAGE & Ellen HASSET].3 
Death-Notice*27 Nov 1896FARRINGTON.—On the 26th November, at her residence, Regent-street, Prahran, Annie, the beloved wife of John Farrington, aged 30 years.4 

Family

John Farrington b. 1870, d. 20 Aug 1923
Child 1.Harry Page Farrington b. 1893, d. 8 Oct 1960

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "parents listed as Henry FARRINGTON & Ellen HASSET."
  4. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Fri 27 Nov 1896, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article193446093
Last Edited28 Dec 2018

John Farrington

M, #8883, b. 1870, d. 20 Aug 1923
Father*John Farrington b. 1841, d. 6 Dec 1893
Mother*Ellen Elizabeth Cahill b. 1846, d. 10 Aug 1885
Birth*1870 Prahran, VIC, Australia, #B18386.1 
Marriage*1892 Spouse: Annie Page. VIC, Australia, #M5291.2
 
Widower26 Nov 1896John Farrington became a widower upon the death of his wife Annie Page.3 
Marriage*1898 Spouse: May Page. VIC, Australia, #M5060.4
 
Death*20 Aug 1923 Armadale, VIC, Australia, #D8438 (Age 53.)5 
Death-Notice21 Aug 1923FARRINGTON.—On the 20th August, at Prahran (suddenly), John, beloved husband of May and loving father of Harry, Nell (Mrs. Anketell), Grace, Ruby, John, Herbert, and Gladys.6 
Death-Notice*22 Aug 1923FARRINGTON. The Friends of the late Mr. JOHN FARRINGTON are respectfully invited to follow his remains to the place of Interment, the St. Kilda Cemetery. The funeral will leave his late residence, "Braemar," 43 Murray street, Prahran, THIS DAY (Wednesday, the 22nd inst., at 3 o'clock.
E. BURTON and SON, Undertakers, 261 Malvern road, South Yarra. Telephone Windsor 728.7 

Family

Annie Page b. 1865, d. 26 Nov 1896
Child 1.Harry Page Farrington b. 1893, d. 8 Oct 1960

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online) "mother as Ellen FLOYD - Ellen CAHILL's mother was Ellen FLOYD."
  2. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "parents listed as Henry FARRINGTON & Ellen HASSET."
  4. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  5. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  6. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Tue 21 Aug 1923, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2019968
  7. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Wed 22 Aug 1923, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2006079
Last Edited28 Dec 2018

Alice Mildred Bell

F, #8887, b. 1902, d. 30 Mar 1971
Probate (Will)* Alice Mildred Bonwick. Gentlewoman. Mt Dandenong. 721/352.1       
Married NameBonwick. 
Birth*1902 Surrey Hills, VIC, Australia, #B22163.2 
Land-UBeac*16 Aug 1951 GEM-E-4A l/p 1373. Transfer from Frederick William Alexander Matz Millicent Elizabeth Matz to Alice Mildred Bonwick. 7a 0r 21 7/10p Lots 1.2 + 16.17.3 
Marriage* Spouse: Bill Walter High Bonwick.
 
Widow22 Jan 1964Alice Mildred Bell became a widow upon the death of her husband Bill Walter High Bonwick.4 
Land-Note*12 Jan 1965 GEM-E-4A l/p 1373: Lot 1 excised.5 
Land-UBeac*9 Aug 1967 GEM-E-4A l/p 1373. Transfer from Alice Mildred Bonwick to Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works. Lots 2.16.pt17.6 
Death*30 Mar 1971 Mount Dandenong, VIC, Australia, #D7014 (Age 68) [par Harcourt BELL & Lucie Russell POWELL].7 
Death-Notice*1 Apr 1971BONWICK, Alice. — A tribute to Lal, beloved pal of Bill (dec) and adopted friend of Val and Noel, Peter, Murray and Alex. She will live on on the good work she began.
BONWICK (nee BELL) — On March 30th (suddenly), at her home, Mt. Dandenong, Alice (Lal), beloved sister of Ivy (Mrs Powell), Dorothy, Robert (dec), Norman, William, James (dec), Harcourt and Alan, in her 69th year. Non omnis mortar.
BONWICK Lal. — On the 30th March, at Mount Dandenong, dearly loved friend of Tom and Nancy Guest. Ever loving memories.
The friends of the late ALICE (LAL) BONWICK are notified that her funeral will leave our chapel, 136 Main Road, Fern Tree Gully, THIS DAY (THURSDAY), after a service to commence at 2.45 pm for the Springvale Crematorium, arriving approx 3.35pm.8 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
bt 1954 - 1963Coonara, Gembrook Road, Upper Beaconsfield, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties.9,10
1968Mt Dandenong Road, Croydon, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: music teacher.11

Grave

  • Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Clayton, VIC, Australia12

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P5, unit 1099; VPRS 7591/P4, unit 190.
  2. [S3] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Edwardian Index Victoria 1902-1913.
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 6392-263 - Frederick William Alexander Matz and Millicent Elizabeth Matz to Alice Mildred Bell of 360 William Street Melbourne Spinster (after 6.2.52 Bonwick).
  4. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 8549-999 - Alice Mildred Bonwick of "Coonara" Upper Beaconsfield Gentlewoman.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 8685-794 - MMBW transfers some of the land to Country Roads Board 25 Oct 1977 - C/T 9242-730.
  7. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985 "reg. MTDA."
  8. [S16] Newspaper - The Age 1 Apr 1971, p15.
  9. [S154] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1954.
  10. [S163] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1963.
  11. [S168] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1968.
  12. [S47] Index of burials in the cemetery of Springvale Botanical Cemetery,.
Last Edited13 Dec 2015

James Fowles

M, #8890, b. 1821, d. 13 Mar 1888
Probate (Will)* James Fowles. Gentleman. South Melbourne. 13 Mar 1888. 37/209.
Owned GEM-C-27, no improvements on this land, it was fenced at one time but before death of deceased the fence was destroyed by fire. Value £100 (maybe £200.)1 
Birth*18212 
Marriage* Spouse: Agnes Ferrier.2
 
Land-UBeac*24 Sep 1879 GEM-C-27. Transfer from Louisa Victoria Wharton to James Fowles. 19a 3r 38p.3 
Death*13 Mar 1888 South Melbourne, VIC, Australia, #D2825 (Age 67) [par unknown].2 
Death-Notice*15 Mar 1888FOWLES. —On the 13th inst., at his late residence, "Balgay," Ferrars-street, South Melbourne, James Fowles, formerly of Dundee, Scotland. Dundee papers please copy.
THE Friends of the late Mr. JAMES FOWLES are respectfully invited to follow his remains to the place of interment, the Melbourne General Cemetery.
The funeral is appointed to move from his late residence, No. 78 Cecil-street, South Melbourne, THIS DAY, at 3 o'clock.
JOSEPH HILL, undertaker, Clarendon-street, South Melbourne.4 
Land-Note*3 Jan 1902 GEM-C-27: Margaret Dakers Thompson is administratrix of her late father's estate.5 
Land-UBeac*8 Jan 1902 GEM-C-27. Transfer from James Fowles to Margaret Dakers Thompson Agnes Fowles. 19a 3r 38p.6,7 

Family

Agnes Ferrier b. 1819, d. 16 Nov 1899
Children 1.Margaret Dakers Fowles+ b. 1841, d. 5 Jan 1921
 2.Agnes Fowles b. 1844, d. 15 Oct 1916

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), James Fowles. 13 Mar 1888. 37/209. VPRS 28/P0, unit 456; VPRS 28/P2, unit 241
    also James Fowles. Gentleman. South Melb. 13 Mar 1988. 313/849.
    VPRS 28/P3, unit 3364 [may be wrong century listed? - file not online].
  2. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1123-445 - Louisa Wharton to James Fowles of Emerald Hill Tailor - C/T 1134-610.
  4. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 15 Mar 1888, p1.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1134-610 - Margaret Thompson of Ferrars Street South Melbourne Widow is registered proprietor of this within described land as Administratrix to whom administration of the estate of James Fowles (who died 13th March, 1888) was granted 3rd May 1888.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1134-610 - Margaret Thompson to Margaret Thompson Widow and Agnes Fowles Spinster both of Ferras Street South Melbourne are proprietors as tenants in common - C/T 2855-962.
  7. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 1900/1901 Fowles Estate is rate payer, in 1908 A Fowles.
Last Edited17 Mar 2016

Margaret Dakers Fowles

F, #8892, b. 1841, d. 5 Jan 1921
Father*James Fowles b. 1821, d. 13 Mar 1888
Mother*Agnes Ferrier b. 1819, d. 16 Nov 1899
Probate (Will)* Margaret Thompson. Widow. Hawthorn. 5 Jan 1921. 177/188. Will and probate not online.1 
Married NameThompson. 
Birth*1841 Dundee, Scotland.2 
Marriage*6 Apr 1871 Spouse: Charles Thompson. Emerald-hill, VIC, Australia, #M1917.3
 
Marriage-Notice*10 Apr 1871THOMPSON-FOWLES. -On the 6th inst., at the residence of the bride's parents, by the Rev. H. Darling, Charles Thompson to Margaret, eldest daughter of James Fowles, of Emerald-hill.4 
Land-Note*3 Jan 1902 GEM-C-27: Margaret Dakers Thompson is administratrix of her late father's estate.5 
Land-UBeac*8 Jan 1902 GEM-C-27. Transfer from James Fowles to Margaret Dakers Thompson Agnes Fowles. 19a 3r 38p.6,7 
Death*5 Jan 1921 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #D1901 (Age 80.)8 
Death-Notice*10 Jan 1921THOMPSON.-On the 5th January, 1921, at "Ailsa," 12 Manningtree road, Hawthorn, Margaret Dakers, widow of the late Charles Thompson and daughter of the late James Fowles (Interred privately.)9 
Land-Note*16 Jan 1935 GEM-C-27: Margaret Thompson died on 5th January 1921 - Probate has been granted to The Union Trustee Company of Australia Limited of 333 Collins Street Melbourne.10 
Land-UBeac*16 Jan 1935 GEM-C-27. Transfer from Margaret Dakers Thompson Agnes Fowles to Frederick William Fisher. 19a 3r 38p.11 

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P3, unit 1133; VPRS 7591/P2, unit 638.
  2. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888 "#M1917."
  3. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  4. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 10 Apr 1871, p4.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1134-610 - Margaret Thompson of Ferrars Street South Melbourne Widow is registered proprietor of this within described land as Administratrix to whom administration of the estate of James Fowles (who died 13th March, 1888) was granted 3rd May 1888.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1134-610 - Margaret Thompson to Margaret Thompson Widow and Agnes Fowles Spinster both of Ferras Street South Melbourne are proprietors as tenants in common - C/T 2855-962.
  7. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 1900/1901 Fowles Estate is rate payer, in 1908 A Fowles.
  8. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  9. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 10 Jan 1921, p1.
  10. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2855-962 - Margaret Thompson died on 5th January 1921 - Probate has been granted to The Union Trustee Company of Australia Limited of 333 Collins Street Melbourne.
  11. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2855-962 - Frederick William Fisher of "Dovercourt" Upper Beaconsfield Pastrycook.
Last Edited17 Mar 2016

Agnes Fowles

F, #8893, b. 1844, d. 15 Oct 1916
Father*James Fowles b. 1821, d. 13 Mar 1888
Mother*Agnes Ferrier b. 1819, d. 16 Nov 1899
Probate (Will)* Agnes Fowles. Spinster. Hawthorn. 15 Oct 1916. 151/547.
Inventory included GEM-C-27, vacant, valued at £60.1 
Birth*1844 Dundee, Scotland. 
(Transfer to) Land-UBeac8 Jan 1902 GEM-C-27. Transfer from James Fowles to Margaret Dakers Thompson Agnes Fowles. 19a 3r 38p.2,3 
Death*15 Oct 1916 Sorrento, VIC, Australia, #D16083 (Age 72) - as FOWLES.4 
Death-Notice*18 Oct 1916FOWLES-On the 15th October, suddenly, at "Gowanbrac," Sorrento, Agnes, younger daughter of the late James Fowles, and sister of Mrs. Thompson, 31 Manningtree road, Hawthorn. (Interred privately.)5 
(Transfer from) Land-UBeac16 Jan 1935 GEM-C-27. Transfer from Margaret Dakers Thompson Agnes Fowles to Frederick William Fisher. 19a 3r 38p.6 
Land-Note*16 Jan 1935 GEM-C-27: Agnes Fowles died on 15th October 1916 - Letters of Administration with will annexed have been granted to The Union Trustee Company of Australia Limited of 333 Collins Street Melbourne.7 

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P3, unit 732; VPRS 7591/P2, unit 564.
  2. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1134-610 - Margaret Thompson to Margaret Thompson Widow and Agnes Fowles Spinster both of Ferras Street South Melbourne are proprietors as tenants in common - C/T 2855-962.
  3. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 1900/1901 Fowles Estate is rate payer, in 1908 A Fowles.
  4. [S4] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Great War Index Victoria 1914-1920.
  5. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 18 Oct 1916, p1.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2855-962 - Frederick William Fisher of "Dovercourt" Upper Beaconsfield Pastrycook.
  7. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2855-962 - Agnes Fowles died on 15th October 1916 - Letters of Administration with will annexed have been granted to The Union Trustee Company of Australia Limited of 333 Collins Street Melbourne.
Last Edited12 Jan 2016

Rosa Jessie Swan

F, #8906, b. 1905, d. Jul 1986
Married NameKnapton. 
Birth*1905 Clunes, VIC, Australia.1 
Marriage*1933 Spouse: Alan Elmy Knapton. VIC, Australia, #M12404.2
 
Death*Jul 1986 Box Hill, VIC, Australia, #D16834 (Age 81) [par James SWAN & Ida MORGAN].1 

Grave

  • Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Springvale, VIC, Australia, DODONAEA, INDIVIDUAL ROSE, GARDEN N10 BED 4 ROSE 363

Citations

  1. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "#D16834 birthplace Clunes."
  2. [S6] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Marriage Index Victoria 1921-1942.
  3. [S47] Index of burials in the cemetery of Springvale Botanical Cemetery,
    also Rosa Jessie Knapton Service 24 Jul 1986 & Saba Swan 30 Sep 1988 (died 25 Sep 1988, age 79).
Last Edited24 Jun 2017

Albert George Carver

M, #8910, b. 1887, d. 4 Dec 1981
Birth*1887 Camberwell, Surrey, England.1 
Marriage*4 Feb 1921 Spouse: Evelyn Louise Ladd. Collins Street Baptist Church, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.2
 
Marriage-Notice*5 Mar 1921CARVER--LADD. -On the 4th February, 1921, at Collins Street Baptist Church, Melbourne, by the Rev T E Ruth, Albert George (late AIF), only son of Rev T A Carver of Upper Tooting London to Evaline Louise, third daughter of Mr and Mrs Charles Ladd, of Upper Beaconsfield, Victoria. London papers please copy.3 
Widower15 Jun 1973Albert George Carver became a widower upon the death of his wife Evelyn Louise Ladd.4 
Death*4 Dec 1981 Croydon North, VIC, Australia, #D28925 (Age 94) [par Thomas Albert CARVER & Mary Ann RAYBOULD].1 

Grave

  • Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Clayton, VIC, Australia5

Citations

  1. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "Place of birth Camberwell Surrey England."
  2. [S11] Newspaper - Argus.
  3. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 5 Mar 1921 p13.
  4. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  5. [S47] Index of burials in the cemetery of Springvale Botanical Cemetery,.
Last Edited26 Jul 2017
 

NOTE

Many family sections show only the children who were associated with Upper Beaconsfield.