G Manzoni

M, #16861
Occupation*16 Jul 1891 G Manzoni worked at Inebriate Asylum, Beaconsfield, as a temporary attendant, earning £1 per week. Relieved 5 Aug 1891.1 

Citations

  1. [S339] Series: VPRS 7519/P1/2 Unit 2 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Staff Register.
Last Edited9 Apr 2017

Mary Anne Colliss

F, #16862
Occupation*9 Sep 1891 Mary Anne Colliss worked at Inebriate Asylum, Beaconsfield, as a temporary laundress, earning £72 per year. Relieved 29 Sep 1891.1 

Citations

  1. [S339] Series: VPRS 7519/P1/2 Unit 2 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Staff Register.
Last Edited9 Apr 2017

Alfred Russell

M, #16863
Occupation*12 Oct 1891 Alfred Russell worked at Inebriate Asylum, Beaconsfield, as a temporary attendant, earning £52 per year. Relieved 1 Nov 1891. Re-engaged 2 Nov 1891 to 15 Nov 1891.1 

Citations

  1. [S339] Series: VPRS 7519/P1/2 Unit 2 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Staff Register.
Last Edited9 Apr 2017

Bessie McLeay

F, #16864
Occupation*8 Feb 1892 Bessie McLeay worked at Inebriate Asylum, Beaconsfield, as a temporary cook, earning £72 per year. Relieved 28 Feb 1892; Re-engaged as Laundress 2 Mar 1892, relieved 22 Mar 1892.1 

Citations

  1. [S339] Series: VPRS 7519/P1/2 Unit 2 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Staff Register.
Last Edited9 Apr 2017

Caroline Charlotte Plow

F, #16866, b. 1802, d. Jun 1838
Married NameKane. 
Birth*1802 
Marriage*22 Mar 1823 Spouse: Benjamin Kane. St Paul, Shadwell, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, England.1
 
Death*Jun 1838 Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.1 

Family

Benjamin Kane b. 1801, d. 1847
Children 1.Henry Plow Kane+ b. 1825, d. 11 Nov 1893
 2.Charlotte Kane b. 1836, d. 1 Jan 1901

Citations

  1. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree.
Last Edited8 May 2019

John Brown Gorrie

M, #16876, b. 5 May 1855
Father*James Gorrie b. 27 Feb 1820, d. 1874
Mother*Mary McLellan b. 1821
Related* William McLellan uncle and nephew. 
Birth*5 May 1855 Scotland John Gorrie / Birth Date: 5 May 1855 Birth Place: Crieff, Perth, Scotland [par James Gorrie & Mary McLellan].1,2 
(Migrant) Migration/Travel2 Sep 1889 To Melbourne, VIC, Australia. Ship S S Australasian Saloon Passenger from London
Age 32 - Scottish.3
Occupation*23 Oct 1889 Head Teacher at School 2998 (Upper Beaconsfield Hall) 23 Oct 1889-25 May 1890 (at expiration of sick leave). Teacher Number 11875.4 
Residence*27 May 1890 Nicholson Street, North Fitzroy, VIC, Australia. William McLellan must be John Brown Gorrie's uncle.5 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
7 Apr 1861High Street, Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland(Head of Household) James Gorrie;
Age 5 - Scholar
Member(s) of Household: Mary McLellan6
2 Apr 1871James GORRIE, Grocer, East High Street, Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland(Head of Household) James Gorrie;
Age 15 - Pupil Teacher
Member(s) of Household: Mary Gorrie7
3 Apr 18813 Argyle Terrace, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland(Head of Household) Mary Gorrie;
Age 25 - Teacher and Student in Arts8

Citations

  1. [S65] Ancestry - various indices, Ancestry.com. Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
  2. [S199] Series: VPRS13718 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), gives 22 May 1856 as birthdate.
  3. [S65] Ancestry - various indices, Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923.
  4. [S199] Series: VPRS13718 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Teacher Record Book. Teacher number 11875.
  5. [S199] Series: VPRS13718 PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), School 2998 Correspondence. Letter to Education Department, stating that he is staying at this address.
  6. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "Parish: Crieff; ED: 2; Page: 12; Line: 13; Roll: CSSCT1861_48."
  7. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "Parish: Crieff; ED: 4; Page: 16; Line: 4; Roll: CSSCT1871_61."
  8. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "Parish: Edinburgh St Cuthberts; ED: 75; Page: 18; Line: 25; Roll: cssct1881_282."
Last Edited29 May 2017

Henerge Lyle

M, #16889, b. Mar 1856, d. 25 Nov 1931
Birth*Mar 1856 Stratton, Cornwall, England, Mar Q [Stratton] 5c 3.1 
Marriage*Dec 1883 Spouse: Eliza Jane Jeffery. Stratton, Cornwall, England, Mar Q [Stratton] 5c 5.2
 
UBeac Research*1888 Charles Souter. Lyle's subdivision: Land that was offered to Beaconsfield State School was still in Charles Souter's title at the time of the subdivisional sale. 
Land-Berwick*14 Jun 1888 BER-17.18 (tx 219816). Transfer from James Gibb to Henerge Lyle. C/T 2070-847.3 
Land-Beac*7 Jul 1890 PAK-1A l/p 2593 (Lots 3.4.5.14). Transfer from Charles Souter to Henerge Lyle. 8a 32 1/2 p.4 
Land-UBeac*28 Sep 1891 PAK-1A l/p 2593 (Lot 14). Transfer from Henerge Lyle to James Egerton Sherrard. 4a 2r 27p.5 
Land-UBeac*2 Oct 1891 PAK-1A l/p 2593 (Lot 3). Transfer from Henerge Lyle to Alfred Mellor. C/T 2385-887.6 
Land-UBeac*19 Nov 1908 PAK-1A l/p 2593 (Lot 4). Transfer from Henerge Lyle to Elizabeth May. C/T 3306-131.7 
Death*25 Nov 1931 Essendon, VIC, Australia, #D13894 (Age 75) [par John Blake LYLE & Ann RUTLEY].8 
Death-Notice26 Nov 1931LYLE.—On the 25th November, at the residence of his son-in-law, 28 Vida-street, Essendon, Henerge, the dearly beloved husband of Eliza Jane, and loved father of Belle (Mrs. G. A. Johnson) and Florence G. (Mrs W. Matchett), dear grandpa of Rita and Laurie Johnson and Jack Matchett.9 
Death-Notice*27 Nov 1931LYLE.—The Friends of the late Mr HENERGE LYLE are respectfully informed that his funeral will leave the residence of his son-in-law, 28 Vida-street, Essendon, THIS DAY (Friday), at 3.30 p.m., for the Melbourne Cemetery, Carlton.
JOSEPH ALLISON, Funeral Director, corner of Buckley-street and Leslie-road, Essendon. Phone, FU1002.
LYLE. — Friends of the late Mr. HENERGE LYLE are informed that hla remains will be interred in the Melbourne General Cemetery. The funeral is appointed to move from the residence of his son-in-law, Mr. W. Matchett, 28 Vida-street, Essendon, THIS DAY (Friday), 27th November, at 3.30 p.m.10 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
7 Apr 1861John LYLE, Farmer of 56 acres, Grimscott, Launcells, Cornwall, EnglandAge 5 - Scholars11
2 Apr 1871John Blake LYLE, Farmer of 60 acres, Grimscott, Launcells, Cornwall, EnglandAge 15 - Farmer's Son12
190368 Union Road, Ascot Vale, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: grocer. With Eliza Jane Lyle.13

Newspaper-Articles

  • 4 Jan 1888: LAND! LAND! LAND! BEACONSFIELD, SATURDAY, 7th JANUARY, 1888.
    SUBURBAN RESIDENCE SITES 1 to 5 Acres.
    WM. HAMILTON and CO. have received instructions from Henry Lyle, Esq., to Sell by Public Auction, on the above date, on the ground, 37 ACRES OF LAND, Subdivided into Allotments of from One to Five Acres, commanding Magnificient Views of Hobson's Bay, Westernport Bay and the Harkaway Ranges, and within five minutes of the BEACONSFIELD RAILWAY STATION.
    The locality is well known as one of the most salubrious round Melbourne, and is specially adapted for residence sites, the soil being good and suitable for gardens and fruit growing: A rare investment is offered in these large size blocks, as land in this district is rapidly becoming very valuable, and the property offered is the only suitable land for residence sites within so convenient a distance of the railway station.
    For Terms, Plans, &c., apply Wm. Hamilton and Co., 70 Queens street, Melbourne, and R. Skews, Berwick. A train leaves Prince's Bridge 2.20 p.m. day of sale.14
  • 29 Feb 1888: TENDERS wanted for BRICK STORE and DWELLING at Berwick, for Mr. H. Lyle, till the 6th March. Particulars at Beaconsfield Railway Station.15
  • 9 Dec 1908: Shire of Berwick Correspondence: From Mercantile Bank Co., notifying the sale of land at Beaconsfield to Henerge Lyle, of Union road, Ascot Vale.-Received.16

Citations

  1. [S9] Free BMD. Index. Online @ https://www.freebmd.org.uk/.
  2. [S9] Free BMD. Index. Online @ https://www.freebmd.org.uk/ "as Jeffery."
  3. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1348-580 - C/T 2070-847 - Henerge Lyle.
  4. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2142-239 - Henerge Lyle of Union Road Ascot Vale Grocer - C/T 2282-330
    Transfer 283572.
  5. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2282-330 - James Egerton Sherrard of The Exhibition Melbourne Secretary - Transfer 310672 - C/T 2384-612.
  6. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2282-330 - Alfred Mellor - Transfer 310947 - C/T 2385-887.
  7. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2282-330 - Elizabeth May - Transfer 583786 - C/T 3306-131.
  8. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online).
  9. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Thu 26 Nov 1931, p1.
  10. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Fri 27 Nov 1931, p1.
  11. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "RG 9; Piece: 1513; Folio: 82; Page: 13; GSU roll: 542824."
  12. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "RG10; Piece: 2216; Folio: 14; Page: 1; GSU roll: 834867."
  13. [S103] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1903.
  14. [S12] Newspaper - South Bourke and Mornington Journal (Richmond, Vic.), Wed 4 Jan 1888, p2.
  15. [S12] Newspaper - South Bourke and Mornington Journal (Richmond, Vic.), Wed 29 Feb 1888, p2.
  16. [S12] Newspaper - South Bourke and Mornington Journal (Richmond, Vic.), Wed 9 Dec 1908, p2.
Last Edited24 Sep 2020

Henry Jude

M, #16890
UBeac-Land*Original Selector: GEM-D-13 14a 3r 33p - Land File 2276/49.4 - First selected by Henry Jude, then selected by W. McPHERSON on 23 Feb 1888. by 1889/90 rates paid by NICHOLAS/Mercantile Bank - originally included 5 ac GEM-D-13B
Other occupant(s) of crown allotment.1 
Land-UBeac*b 1879Henry Jude selected land from the Crown. GEM-D-13. Land File 2276/49.4 - 19a 3r 33p - re-opened for selection 12 Sep 1879. Crown Grant to W. McPHERSON on 23 Feb 1888. by 1889/90 rates paid by NICHOLAS/Mercantile Bank - originally included 5 ac GEM-D-13B.2 

Newspaper-Articles

  • 29 Mar 1879: SCHEDULE of APPLICATIONS to be considered by a Local Land Board at Melbourne, on Friday, 4th April, 1879, at 10 o'clock.
    Section 49.
    1. Henry Jude, 19a. 3r. 33p., Gembrook.
    2. Septimus L. Chase, 20a., Gembrook.
    3. Eliza D. Harvey, 19a. 3r. 11p., Gembrook.3
  • 1 Sep 1879: Lands open for Selection on Sept. 12. Gembrook, 19a, relinquished by Henry Jude4

Citations

  1. [S81] Land Records & Parish Maps ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria). This selection was originally 19a 3r 33p - by 1892 5a were taken off to site the State School.
  2. [S81] Land Records & Parish Maps ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria). Land File 2276/49.4 - This selection was originally 19a 3r 33p - 5a were taken off to site the State School.
    2276/49.4 WILLIAM MCPHERSON GEMBROOK 13 W 14--3--33 VPRS 5714/P0000/1406 (in Series: Closer [and Soldier] Settlement Files).
  3. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Sat 29 Mar 1879, p3.
  4. [S14] Newspaper - Gippsland Times (Vic.), Mon 1 Sep 1879, p3.
Last Edited18 Apr 2017
 

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