Caroline Eliza Best

F, #61, b. 1858, d. 30 Mar 1943
Married NameKitchen. 
Birth*1858 England. 
Marriage*13 Oct 1900 Spouse: Theophilus Kitchen. Northcote, VIC, Australia, #M6446.1
 
Marriage-Notice*27 Oct 1900KITCHEN-BEST.—On the 13th October, at Northcote, by the Ven. Archdeacon Langley, Theo. Kitchen of Kew, to Caroline E. Best, adopted daughter of the late Rev. Horace Meyer, vicar of Christ Church, Clifton, England.2 
Land-Note*25 Jan 1904 GEM-C-62.63.64 (part).65.66.67 PAK-248 (part): Mortgagee: Caroline Eliza Kitchen. Discharged 18 Jan 1906. Mortgagor was Toomuc Valley Orchards Pty Ltd.3 
Land-Note*4 Feb 1904 GEM-C-64 (part) PAK-248 (part): Mortgagee: Caroline Eliza Kitchen. Discharge not noted. Mortgagor was Gertrude Kitchen.4 
Widow1 Nov 1909Caroline Eliza Best became a widow upon the death of her husband Theophilus Kitchen.5 
Death*30 Mar 1943 East Malvern, VIC, Australia, #D3108 (Age 85) [par Henry BEST & Amelia PETTING].6,7 

Grave

  • Plot A0068, Boroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia, In Loving Memory of Lucy, dear beloved wife of Theo KITCHEN, d 9 Jul 1894, aged 50 years, also their infant children who died — Ruth Helen 29 May 1867, Frederick Ambrose 26 Jun 1873, Agnes Maria 10 Oct 1877, Joseph Godfrey 9 Apr 1879, text, also Theo KITCHEN d 1 Nov 1909, aged 69 years, text, Caroline wife of above, died 30 Mar 1943.8,9

Citations

  1. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901 "#M6446. Theophilus born England. Carol born England."
  2. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 27 Oct 1900, p9.
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2725-898 - Mortgage No 224899 - discharged 18 Jan 1906.
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2725-897 - Mortgage No 224878 - discharge not noted.
  5. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985 "#D12936 age 69 [par John KITCHEN & Ruth Susan FREEMAN] recorded as KITCHER."
  6. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,.
  7. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  8. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,
    Pres A 0068.
  9. [S20] Various indexed records of GSV - Genealogical Society Victoria "Boroondara Memorial Inscriptions compiled by Port Philip Pioneers Group Inc 1993."
Last Edited18 Mar 2016

Philip Freeman Kitchen

M, #62, b. 3 Jan 1832, d. 11 Oct 1898
Father*John Kitchen b. 1799, d. 6 Aug 1890
Mother*Ruth Susan Freeman b. 1798, d. Mar 1853
Birth*3 Jan 1832 Watlington, Oxfordshire, England.1,2 
(Migrant) Migration/Travelc 1855 Sailing with John Kitchen Theophilus Kitchen to Port Phillip, VIC, Australia. Ship New Great Britain.3
 
Marriage*18 Aug 1863 Spouse: Sarah Beale. Prahran, VIC, Australia, #M3023 as Sarah COUSIN.4
 
Marriage-Notice*25 Aug 1863KITCHEN—COUSIN. —On the 18th inst., at the residence of the bride's brother-in-law, Hanover street, Prahran, by Mr. J. J. Mouritz, of Collingwood, Philip Kitchen, of Sandridge, to Sarah Cousin, of Malvern-hill.5 
Land-UBeac*c 22 Nov 1877Philip Freeman Kitchen selected land from the Crown. GEM-C-41. 18a 3r 16p - Originally selected by P. KITCHEN, but crown grant to J. A. KITCHEN on 24 Jan 1879 - Land SALE 4996, upset £1/ac, value £139 (original selection by P Kitchen.)6 
Land-UBeac*b 24 Jan 1879 GEM-C-41. Transfer from Philip Freeman Kitchen to John Ambrose Kitchen. 18a 3r 16p - Originally selected by P. KITCHEN, but crown grant to J. A. KITCHEN on 24 Jan 1879 - Land SALE 4996, upset £1/ac, value £139 (original selection by P Kitchen.)6,7 
Land-Note*19 Dec 1891 GEM-C-37.45.62.63.64.65.66.67 PAK-248: Mortgagee: Philip Freeman Kitchen. Discharged 4 Jun 1894. Mortgagor was John Ambrose Kitchen.8 
Land-Note4 Jun 1894 GEM-C-37.45.62.63.64.65.66.67 PAK-248: Mortgagee: Philip Freeman Kitchen. Mortgagor was John Ambrose Kitchen.9 
Death*11 Oct 1898 Kew, VIC, Australia, #D16842 age 66.1 
Death-Notice*13 Oct 1898KITCHEN. On the 11th October, at Charles-street, Kew, Phillip Kitchen the beloved husband of Sarah Kitchen, aged 66 years.
KITCHEN. -The friends of the late Mr.PHILIP KITCHEN are informed that his funeral will leave "Irene" Charles street, Kew, THIS DAY, (Thursday October 13), at 2.30 p.m., for the St. Kilda General Cemetery, arriving there about 3.45 p.m. Service in the house at 2 o'clock.10 
Probate (Will)*16 Nov 1898 69/522. Philip KITCHEN. Date of grant: 16 Nov 1898; Date of death: 11 Oct 1898; Occupation: Gentleman; Residence: Kew. Will was written 11 Oct 1898. Philip KITCHEN had provided a 2nd mortgage of £5,700 for his brother John Ambrose KITCHEN in relation to land in Pakenham. However, the land was not considered to be of sufficient value to even cover the 1st mortgage, thus there is no value entered in the inventory.11 

Grave

  • Plot CEB 080 & 082, St Kilda Cemetery, St Kilda, VIC, Australia, Philip William, eldest son of Philip & Sarah KITCHEN d 25 Mar 1877, in his 13th year.
    Also Philip KITCHEN, husband of Sarah KITCHEN d 11 Oct 1898, in his 66th year
    Also Sarah KITCHEN d 9 Aug 1921, in her 96th year
    & their son John James KITCHEN d 24 Jun 1952
    & his wife Clara Balfour KITCHEN d 18 May 1954
    & Edna KITCHEN d 10 Jun 1976 in her 70th year12

Newspaper-Articles

  • 14 Feb 1879, License 468/49 cancelled because land sold13

Citations

  1. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901 "#D16842 age 66."
  2. [S31] IGI "C069221 [par John KITCHEN & Ruth FREEMAN]."
  3. [S36] Inward & outward passenger lists to and from Victoria. Series: VPRS 14; 7666; 7667; 7786); PROV (Public Records Office Victoria).
  4. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888 "#M3023 as Sarah COUSIN."
  5. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 25 Aug 1863, p4.
  6. [S81] Land Records, Parish Maps & Council Rate Books. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 5357/P0000/3650     
    468/49. PHILIP KITCHEN. PAKENHAM 41 C. 18--3--16. 1877 - 1879.
  7. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1098-465 - John Ambrose Kitchen of Melbourne.
  8. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1127-222 ; C/T 1301-040 ; C/T 1187-278 ; C/T 1182-256 ; C/T 1194-632 ; C/T 1235-824 ; C/T 1199-692 ; C/T 1199-693 ; C/T 1890-875 - Mortgage No 130261 - discharged 4 Jun 1894 - see discharge on C/T 2527-293.
  9. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2527-293 - Mortgage No 157694.
  10. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 13 Oct 1898 p1.
  11. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P0 unit 885, item 69/522
    VPRS 28/P2 unit 497, item 69/522
    VPRS 7591/P2 unit 282, item 69/522.
  12. [S48] Index of burials in the cemetery of St Kilda,
    080 & 082.
  13. [S194] Newspaper - Victorian Government Gazette "14 Feb 1879, p371."
Last Edited27 Jul 2017

Sarah Beale

F, #63, b. 1825, d. 9 Aug 1921
Married NameKitchen. 
Birth*18251 
Marriage*1859 Spouse: Peter Cousin. VIC, Australia, #M1130.2
 
Widow1862Sarah Beale became a widow upon the death of her husband Peter Cousin.2 
Marriage*18 Aug 1863 Spouse: Philip Freeman Kitchen. Prahran, VIC, Australia, #M3023 as Sarah COUSIN.3
 
Marriage-Notice*25 Aug 1863KITCHEN—COUSIN. —On the 18th inst., at the residence of the bride's brother-in-law, Hanover street, Prahran, by Mr. J. J. Mouritz, of Collingwood, Philip Kitchen, of Sandridge, to Sarah Cousin, of Malvern-hill.4 
Widow11 Oct 1898Sarah Beale became a widow upon the death of her husband Philip Freeman Kitchen.5 
Death*9 Aug 1921 Kew, VIC, Australia, #D10502 age 96 [par Wm Kingston BEALE & Sarah].1 
Death-Notice*13 Aug 1921KITCHEN.-On the 9th August, 1921, at her son's residence, Cotham road, Kew, Sarah, widow of the late Philip Kitchen, and mother of Dr. J. J. Kitchen, aged 96 years. (Interred privately.)6 

Grave

  • Plot CEB 080 & 082, St Kilda Cemetery, St Kilda, VIC, Australia, Philip William, eldest son of Philip & Sarah KITCHEN d 25 Mar 1877, in his 13th year.
    Also Philip KITCHEN, husband of Sarah KITCHEN d 11 Oct 1898, in his 66th year
    Also Sarah KITCHEN d 9 Aug 1921, in her 96th year
    & their son John James KITCHEN d 24 Jun 1952
    & his wife Clara Balfour KITCHEN d 18 May 1954
    & Edna KITCHEN d 10 Jun 1976 in her 70th year7

Citations

  1. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888 "#D10502 age 96 [par Wm Kingston BEALE & Sarah]."
  2. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  3. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888 "#M3023 as Sarah COUSIN."
  4. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 25 Aug 1863, p4.
  5. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901 "#D16842 age 66."
  6. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 13 Aug 1921 p13.
  7. [S48] Index of burials in the cemetery of St Kilda,
    080 & 082.
Last Edited18 Mar 2016

William Howell Swanton

M, #72, b. 2 May 1863, d. 11 Nov 1951
William Howell STANTON
(1863-1951)
Father*William Swanton b. 1837, d. 13 Nov 1893
Mother*Anna Eliza Thomas b. 1838, d. 1919
Birth*2 May 1863 Miners Rest, VIC, Australia, #B9692 [par William SWANTON & Anne Eliza THOMAS].1,2 
Marriage*8 Mar 1894 Spouse: Lucy Freeman Kitchen. VIC, Australia, #M1201.3
 
Marriage-Notice*7 Apr 1894SWANTON-KITCHEN.—On the 8th ult., at the residence of bride's parents, by the Rev. Samuel Chapman, William Howell, eldest son of the late William Swanton, of Stuart Mill, to Lucy Freeman, elder daughter of Theo. Kitchen, Grace-park, Hawthorn.4 
Widower19 May 1929William Howell Swanton became a widower upon the death of his wife Lucy Freeman Kitchen.5 
Death*11 Nov 1951 Kew, VIC, Australia, #D13388 (Age 88) [par William HOWELL & Ann].5 
Death-Notice*12 Nov 1951SWANTON.—On November 10, at his residence, 20 StaweII-street, Kew, William Howell, beloved husband of the late Lucy, loving father of Gwendolen, Theo, Cedric and Lucy, aged 88 years. No flowers, by request.
SWANTON.—A token of esteem and affection for the late chairman of directors of William Crosby & Co. Pty. Ltd., Mr. William Howell Swanton, who passed away on November 10.
— Inserted by the staff.
SWANTON.—The Funeral of the late Mr. WILLIAM HOWELL SWANTON will arrive at the Box Hill Cemetery. THIS DAY, at 11 a.m. A. W. PADBURY & CO. PTY.6 

Newspaper-Articles

  • 13 Nov 1951, Mr. W. H. Swanton Dies At 88
    Mr. William Howell Swanton, chairman of directors of William Crosby and Co.died at his home in Kew, Melbourne, on Sunday, aged 88.
    Mr. Swanton gave 73 years' service to the company. He also was a director of many other companies associated with the Hobart waterfront.
    He was a member of the United Salvage Co., and a director of the Commercial Bank of Australia.
    Mr. Swanton was buried at Box Hill yesterday.7
  • 5 Mar 1955, SAT, MARCH 19. At 3 p.m. On the Property. Executor's Sale of CAVERSHAM, 20 STAWELL STREET, Kew (Corner of Sir William st.)
    The Home of the Late Mr. W. H. Swanton. VACANT POSSESSION. A Spacious and Desirable Two storeyed Brick Residence, with 3 Large Reception-rooms, Breakfast, room, Kitchen. Pantries & Stores., Downstairs. And 5 Main Bedrooms, Bathroom, Two Small Bedrooms, and Extra Bathroom Upstairs. Hot Water Service, Also Large Garage and Workshop.
    An Excellent Property Readily Adaptable for Family, Professional or Institutional Purposes, in an Elevated and Convenient Location, with Extensive Views and Only 3 Miles from the City.
    Land 130ft. x 106ft., with Possibilities of Subdivision Into Three Allotments.
    Terms: Cash on Possession, 30 to 60 Days. Inspection by Appointment, G. G. HENDERSON PTY. LTD. PTY. LTD., 352 Collins St.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  2. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, williamnicolebarton.
  3. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901 "#M1201."
  4. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 7 Apr 1894, p1.
  5. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  6. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Mon 12 Nov 1951, p7.
  7. [S14] Newspaper - The Mercury (Hobart), 13 Nov 1951.
  8. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 5 Mar 1955, p16.
Last Edited23 Apr 2017
 

NOTE

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