Joseph Beighton

M, #9464, b. 14 Mar 1858, d. 17 Jul 1934
Joseph BEIGHTON
(1858-1934)
Probate (Will)* Joseph Beighton. Iron Founder. Kew. 17 Jul 1934. 265/364.1 
Birth*14 Mar 1858 Bolsover Hill, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England.2 
Marriage*31 Oct 1899 Spouse: Janet Namos Agratha Batten. 189 Kerr Street, Fitzroy, VIC, Australia, #M7599.3,4
 
Widower8 Jul 1903Joseph Beighton became a widower upon the death of his wife Janet Namos Agratha Batten.5 
Land-UBeac*18 Jul 1906 GEM--42. Transfer from John William Hooper to Joseph Beighton. Hooper paid rates to 1905/06
Beighton from 1906/7 N40; 1917/18 N45; 1920/21 N60; 1921/22 House N110.6,7 
Marriage*10 Nov 1908 Spouse: Rubina Mary Batten. 3 Victoria Parade, Collingwood, VIC, Australia, #M8883 (as Rubina Mary MASON.)5,2
 
Land-UBeac*15 Dec 1922 GEM--42. Transfer from Joseph Beighton to John Bostraze Holman. Transfer registered 23 Mar 1932.8,9 
Land-Note*22 Dec 1925 GEM--42: transferred 3a 3r 15p to Country Roads Board.10 
Death*17 Jul 1934 Malvern, VIC, Australia, #D6126 (Age 76) [par Joseph BEIGHTON & Maria SLACK].11 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
190339 Alfred Crescent, North Fitzroy, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: ironfounder. With Janet Namos Agratha Beighton.12
190939 Alfred Crescent, North Fitzroy, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: ironfounder. With Rubina Mary Beighton.13,14,15
1919363 Cotham Road, Kew, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: iron founder. With Rubina Mary Beighton.15

Newspaper-Articles

  • 17 Jun 1908, From J. Beighton and other ratepayers of North Beaconsfield, drawing attention to the state of bridge at Mr. Wright's to the Emerald railway station, and asking to have it put in better condition.—Cr. Martin moved that they be informed that the council would endeavour to metal part of the road by next summer. Seconded by Cr. Grant and carried.16
  • 25 Aug 1915, Berwick Shire Correspondence: From J. Beighton, calling attention to the bad state of a bridge over the creek near his place and asking that it be attended to.-Clerk of works to attend on the motion of Crs Martin and Henty.17
  • 26 Sep 1918, Berwick Shire Correspondence: From J Beighton, stating that bridge on and leading to his place, North Beaconsfield, had been completely swept away—On the motion of Cr Martin and James, left in the hands of the clerk of works for attention.18
  • 26 Sep 1918, From J. Beighton, Fitzroy, stating that there were no means of getting along the North Beaconsfield road, near his place, owing to the bridge being swept away by floods.-Left in the hands of the Clerk of Works.19

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P3, unit 2596; VPRS 7591/P2, unit 930.
  2. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, Evans Family - Owner: anibur.
  3. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  4. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, Beighton Family Tree - Owner: anibur.
  5. [S3] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Edwardian Index Victoria 1902-1913.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2064-742 - John Hooper to Joseph Beighton of 39 Alfred Crescent North Fitzroy Iron Founder.
  7. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 Beighton from 1906/7 N40; 1917/18 N45; 1920/21 N60; 1921/22 House N110.
  8. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2064-742 - Joseph Beighton to John Bostraze Holman of "The Falls" Dewhurst Farmer - C/T 5779-745
    now 96a 23p.
  9. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 100a Lot 42
    1900/01 Hooper Brass Founder North Melbourne N30
    1905/06 John Hooper Emerald farmer N40
    1906/07 Joseph Beighton Melbourne 100 ac Lot 42 N40
    1907/08 John Beighton Emerald GEM--42 N40
    1908-09 N40
    1917/18 N45; 1920/21 N60; 1921/22 House N110 - per 15 Dec 1922 sold to J B HOLMAN of Bamawm Central.
  10. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2064-742 - Joseph Beighton to Country Roads Board.
  11. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  12. [S103] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1903.
  13. [S109] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1909.
  14. [S114] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1914.
  15. [S119] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1919.
  16. [S12] Newspaper - South Bourke and Mornington Journal 17 Jun 1908, p3.
  17. [S19] Newspaper - Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette "25 Aug 1915, p3."
  18. [S196] Newspaper - Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) "26 Sep 1918, p3."
  19. [S12] Newspaper - South Bourke and Mornington Journal 26 Sep 1918, p3.
Last Edited9 Dec 2015
 

NOTE

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