Thomas Petherbridge

M, #23222, b. 1831
Father*Robert Petherbridge b. 1799
Mother*Elizabeth Blight b. 1801
Death* Last child born 1871 Belfast. 
Birth*1831 Devon, England. 
Marriage*1856 VIC, Australia, #M3409/1856 - Susan TYRER.1
 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
6 Jun 1841Robert PETHERBRIDGE, Coombe Fishacre, Ipplepen, Devon, England(Head of Household) Robert Petherbridge;
Age 10
Member(s) of Household: Elizabeth Petherbridge, Elizabeth Petherbridge, Annabella Petherbridge2

Newspaper-Articles

  • 15 Dec 1870, GEELONG INSOLVENT COURT. Wednesday, Dec. 14. (Before His Honour John George Forbes, Esq., Commissioner of Insolvency.) THIRD MEETING.
    Thomas Petherbridge, Warrnambool.—The official assignee reported the freehold had sold for £19 more than the mortgage, and sundries had realised £4. The meeting then closed.3
  • 6 Oct 1900, PETHERBRIDGE or CUTTING. ANNABELLA, daughter of David George Larter Cutting and Annabella Cutting (Petherbridge), And THOMAS PETHERBRIDGE, son of Robert Petherbridge, of Devon, England, or next of kin,
    Communicate with HAMILTON, WYNNE, and RIDDELL, Solicitors. 421 Collins-street, Melbourne.4

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S83] Online index to the UK census "1841 Census: HO107; Piece: 228; Book: 2; Civil Parish: Ipplepen; County: Devon; Enumeration District: 9; Folio: 11; Page: 17; Line: 1; GSU roll: 241314."
  3. [S14] Newspaper - Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929), Thu 15 Dec 1870, p3
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article150657724
  4. [S14] Newspaper - The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946), Sat 6 Oct 1900, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article139156702
Last Edited15 Jul 2020

Catherine Mary Padbury

F, #23223, b. 1819, d. 16 Jan 1882
Married NamePeel. 
Birth*1819 
Marriage*17 May 1837 Spouse: John Corbett Peel. St Mary, Deane, Lancashire, England.1
 
Death*16 Jan 1882 Launceston, TAS, Australia, #D548 (Age 63) - died of Typhoid Fever.2 
Death-Notice*19 Jan 1882PEEL.—On 16th January, at the residence of her son-in-law, J. S. Thompson, Launceston, of typhoid fever, Catherine Mary, wife of J. C. Peel, Hobart, in the 63rd year of her age.
Hobart papers please copy.)3 

Citations

  1. [S65] Ancestry - various indices, Ancestry.com. Manchester, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930 [database on-line].
    John Corbett Peel was a Banker.
  2. [S64] Archives Office of Tasmania. BDM Index Tasmania "Death Certificate on Tasmanian Names Index."
  3. [S14] Newspaper - Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899), Thu 19 Jan 1882, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article38266559
Last Edited9 Sep 2019

Walter Henry Serle

M, #23225, b. 1840, d. 23 Feb 1921
Birth*1840 
Marriage*11 Mar 1868 Spouse: Kate Grocock. Napier Street, Fitzroy, VIC, Australia, #M952/1868.1
 
Marriage-Notice*12 Mar 1868SERLE—GROCOCK.-On the 11th inst., at Napier-street, Fitzroy, by the Rev. W. Moss, Mr. Walter Henry Serle, to Kate, only child of Mr. W. H. Grocock, late of Westbourne Park road, Paddington.2 
Death*23 Feb 1921 Kew, VIC, Australia, #D2188/1921 (Age 81) [par James SERLE & Unknown].3 
Land-Note*9 Oct 1922 PAK-164.167: Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.4 
Land-UBeac9 Oct 1922 PAK-164. Transfer from Walter Henry Serle to Percival Serle Edwin Hamilton Serle. 19a 3r 22p.4 
Land-UBeac*9 Oct 1922 PAK-167. Transfer from Walter Henry Serle to Percival Serle Edwin Hamilton Serle. 19a 3r 26p.5 

Family

Kate Grocock b. 1852, d. 20 Jul 1938
Children 1.Percival Serle8 b. 1871, d. 1952
 2.Edwin Hamilton Serle8 b. 1875, d. 1945

Newspaper-Articles

  • 27 Sep 1870, SERLE.—On the 25th inst., at Powlett-street, East Melbourne, Herbert Henry, only child of Walter Henry and Kate Serle, of inflammation of the lungs, aged 17 months.6
  • 23 Apr 1921, Walter Henry Serle, gentleman, late of Glenferrie road, Kew, who died on February 23, left real estate £1860 and personal property £6791 to his widow and children.7

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Thu 12 Mar 1868, p4
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5810838
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 & C/T 1365-904 - Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.
  6. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Tue 27 Sep 1870, p4
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5833080
  7. [S14] Newspaper - The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954), Sat 23 Apr 1921, p3
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article242492126
  8. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited19 Sep 2019

Kate Grocock

F, #23226, b. 1852, d. 20 Jul 1938
Married NameSerle. 
Birth*1852 
Marriage*11 Mar 1868 Spouse: Walter Henry Serle. Napier Street, Fitzroy, VIC, Australia, #M952/1868.1
 
Marriage-Notice*12 Mar 1868SERLE—GROCOCK.-On the 11th inst., at Napier-street, Fitzroy, by the Rev. W. Moss, Mr. Walter Henry Serle, to Kate, only child of Mr. W. H. Grocock, late of Westbourne Park road, Paddington.2 
Widow23 Feb 1921Kate Grocock became a widow upon the death of her husband Walter Henry Serle.3 
Death*20 Jul 1938 Harrow, Glenferrie Road, Kew, VIC, Australia, #D6286/1938 (Age 86) [par Henry GROCOCK & Unknown].4 
Death-Notice*21 Jul 1938SERLE -On the 20th July 1938, at Harrow, Glenferrie road, Kew, Kate Serle, widow of the late Walter Henry Serle.5 

Family

Walter Henry Serle b. 1840, d. 23 Feb 1921
Children 1.Percival Serle6 b. 1871, d. 1952
 2.Edwin Hamilton Serle6 b. 1875, d. 1945

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Thu 12 Mar 1868, p4
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5810838
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D6286-1938 - born LONDON ENGLAND."
  5. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Thu 21 Jul 1938, p10
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article12445563
  6. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited9 Sep 2019

Percival Serle1

M, #23227, b. 1871, d. 1952
Father*Walter Henry Serle1 b. 1840, d. 23 Feb 1921
Mother*Kate Grocock1 b. 1852, d. 20 Jul 1938
Birth*1871 Brighton, VIC, Australia, #B14397/1871.1 
Marriage*29 Mar 1910 Spouse: Dora Beatrice Hake. Kew, VIC, Australia, #M501/1910.2
 
Marriage-Notice*23 Apr 1910SERLE—HAKE.—On the 29th March, at Holy Trinity Church, Kew, by the Rev. Canon Sutton, Percival, eldest son of Walter Henry Serle, Kew, to Dora Beatrice, daughter of Sidney Hake, Kew.3 
(Witness) Land-Note9 Oct 1922 PAK-164.167: Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.4 
Land-UBeac9 Oct 1922 PAK-164. Transfer from Walter Henry Serle to Percival Serle Edwin Hamilton Serle. 19a 3r 22p.4 
Land-UBeac*9 Oct 1922 PAK-167. Transfer from Walter Henry Serle to Percival Serle Edwin Hamilton Serle. 19a 3r 26p.5 
Land-UBeac*13 Aug 1947 PAK-167. Transfer from Edwin Hamilton Serle to Percival Serle. 19a 3r 26p.6 
Land-UBeac5 Oct 1948 PAK-164. Transfer from Percival Serle to Dora Beatrice Serle. 19a 3r 22p.7 
Land-UBeac*5 Oct 1948 PAK-167. Transfer from Percival Serle to Dora Beatrice Serle. 19a 3r 26p.8 
Death*1952 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #M8/1952 (Age 80) [par Walter SERLE & Kate].9 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Sat 23 Apr 1910, p13
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article10851273
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 & C/T 1365-904 - Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Percival Serle the survivor of the proprietors named herein is by direction of the commissioner of Titles now registered as sole proprietor of the land now comprised herein.
  7. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 & C/T 1365-904 - Dora Beatrice Serle of 70 Church Street Hawthorn Married Woman.
  8. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Dora Beatrice Serle of 70 Church Street Hawthorn Married Woman.
  9. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#M8/1952 - born Melbourne East."
Last Edited19 Sep 2019

Edwin Hamilton Serle1

M, #23228, b. 1875, d. 1945
Father*Walter Henry Serle1 b. 1840, d. 23 Feb 1921
Mother*Kate Grocock1 b. 1852, d. 20 Jul 1938
Birth*1875 Melbourne, VIC, Australia, #B24446/1875.1 
(Witness) Land-Note9 Oct 1922 PAK-164.167: Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.2 
(Transfer to) Land-UBeac9 Oct 1922 PAK-164. Transfer from Walter Henry Serle to Percival Serle Edwin Hamilton Serle. 19a 3r 22p.2 
(Transfer to) Land-UBeac9 Oct 1922 PAK-167. Transfer from Walter Henry Serle to Percival Serle Edwin Hamilton Serle. 19a 3r 26p.3 
Death*1945 Parkville, VIC, Australia, #D4490/1945 (Age 69.)4 
Land-UBeac*13 Aug 1947 PAK-167. Transfer from Edwin Hamilton Serle to Percival Serle. 19a 3r 26p.5 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 & C/T 1365-904 - Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Red Ink No 2299001. Walter Henry Serle died on 23rd February 1921. Probate has been granted to Percival Serle of Church Street Hawthorn Accountant and Edwin Hamilton Serle of Glenferrie Road Kew Solicitor.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D4490/1945 - born Melbourne East."
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Percival Serle the survivor of the proprietors named herein is by direction of the commissioner of Titles now registered as sole proprietor of the land now comprised herein.
Last Edited9 Sep 2019

Dora Beatrice Hake

F, #23229, b. 1875, d. 1968
Married NameSerle. 
Birth*1875 
Marriage*29 Mar 1910 Spouse: Percival Serle. Kew, VIC, Australia, #M501/1910.1
 
Marriage-Notice*23 Apr 1910SERLE—HAKE.—On the 29th March, at Holy Trinity Church, Kew, by the Rev. Canon Sutton, Percival, eldest son of Walter Henry Serle, Kew, to Dora Beatrice, daughter of Sidney Hake, Kew.2 
Land-UBeac5 Oct 1948 PAK-164. Transfer from Percival Serle to Dora Beatrice Serle. 19a 3r 22p.3 
Land-UBeac*5 Oct 1948 PAK-167. Transfer from Percival Serle to Dora Beatrice Serle. 19a 3r 26p.4 
Land-UBeac31 Oct 1949 PAK-164. Transfer from Dora Beatrice Serle to Marguerite Clementine Marie Bakocevich. 19a 3r 22p.5 
Land-UBeac*31 Oct 1949 PAK-167. Transfer from Dora Beatrice Serle to Marguerite Clementine Marie Bakocevich. 19a 3r 26p.6 
Widow1952Dora Beatrice Hake became a widow upon the death of her husband Percival Serle.7 
Death*1968 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #D22580/1968 (Age 93) [par Sidney HAKE & Charlotte Helen HEMSLEY].8
 

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Sat 23 Apr 1910, p13
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article10851273
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 & C/T 1365-904 - Dora Beatrice Serle of 70 Church Street Hawthorn Married Woman.
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Dora Beatrice Serle of 70 Church Street Hawthorn Married Woman.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1365-904 - Marguerite Clementine Bakocevich of Princes Highway Officer Married Woman.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Marguerite Clementine Bakocevich of Princes Highway Officer Married Woman.
  7. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#M8/1952 - born Melbourne East."
  8. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D22580/1968 - born Elsternwick."
Last Edited19 Sep 2019

William Thomson

M, #23230, b. 1920, d. 20 Jul 1952
Birth*1920 Manchester, Lancashire, England. 
Land-UBeac*22 Dec 1949 PAK-167. Transfer from Marguerite Clementine Marie Bourdic to William Thomson. 19a 3r 26p.1 
Death*20 Jul 1952 Melbourne East, VIC, Australia, #D8850/1952 (Age 32) [par George THOMSON & Sarah Ann CROMPTON].2 
Land-Note*5 Mar 1954 PAK-167: Red Ink No 5527773. William Thomson died on 20 July 1952. Letters of Administration of his estate have been granted to Sarah Ann Thomson of 17 Bendigo Avenue Bentleigh Married Woman.3 

Citations

  1. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - William Thomson of 17 Bendigo Avenue Bentleigh Aircraft Assembler.
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D8850/1952 - born MANCHESTER ENGLAND."
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1114-631 - Red Ink No 5527773. William Thomson died on 20 July 1952. Letters of Administration of his estate have been granted to Sarah Ann Thomson of 17 Bendigo Avenue Bentleigh Married Woman.
Last Edited9 Sep 2019

Mary McKenzie

F, #23235, b. 1798, d. 1852
Marriage* Spouse: Alexander Cameron. Scotland.
 
Married NameCameron. 
Birth*1798 Scotland. 
Death*1852 Scotland. 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
6 Jun 1841Ardnastang, Strontian, Argyll, Scotland(Head of Household) Alexander Cameron;
Age 43
Member(s) of Household: Duncan Cameron Hugh Cameron1

Family

Alexander Cameron b. 1797, d. 4 Aug 1870
Children 1.Duncan Cameron+ b. 28 Feb 1824, d. 1 Dec 1911
 2.Hugh Cameron b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S83] Online index to the UK census "Source Citation: Parish: Strontian; ED: 4; Page: 7; Line: 1051; Year: 1841."
Last Edited10 Sep 2019

Hugh Cameron

M, #23236, b. c 1830
Father*Alexander Cameron b. 1797, d. 4 Aug 1870
Mother*Mary McKenzie b. 1798, d. 1852
Birth*c 1830 Ardanstang, Strontrian, Argyll, Scotland.1 
Govt Gazette*15 Oct 1880The article reads: Transfer of Leaseholds.2 
Govt Gazette10 Dec 1880The article reads: Applications to Transfer Leaseholds. Transfer from Duncan Cameron to Hugh Cameron. Pakenham 58C 11a 3r 23p.3 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
6 Jun 1841Ardnastang, Strontian, Argyll, Scotland(Head of Household) Alexander Cameron;
Age 11 - as Ewen
Member(s) of Household: Mary Cameron Duncan Cameron4

Citations

  1. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, david_scott123.
  2. [S194] Newspaper - Victoria Government Gazette "15 Oct 1880, p2538."
  3. [S194] Newspaper - Victoria Government Gazette "10 Dec 1880, p3166."
  4. [S83] Online index to the UK census "Source Citation: Parish: Strontian; ED: 4; Page: 7; Line: 1051; Year: 1841."
Last Edited10 Sep 2019

James Newton

M, #23240, b. 1832, d. 12 Aug 1903
Birth*1832 Isle of Jersey. 
Death*12 Aug 1903 Upper Beaconsfield, VIC, Australia, #D8464/1903 (Age 72) [par unknown].1

Newspaper-Articles

  • 13 Aug 1903, BEACONSFIELD. — A local identity known as "Possum Jimmy," whose proper name was James Newton, employed by Messrs. Rushall, dropped dead in the Upper Beaconsfield post office on Wednesday morning. Deceased was 71 years of age, and a native of Jersey. Most of his life had been spent in the Royal navy, in which he rose to be a non-com., and he left in the later sixties to work for the late Mr. Winter-Irving. An inquest will be held.2
  • 19 Aug 1903, James Newton, known as "Possums Jimmy," dropped down dead in the post office at Upper Beaconsfield last week. Deceased was buried last Thursday, there being no inquest, Constable Steel having reported the death to the coroner.3

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  2. [S14] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Thu 13 Aug 1903, p6
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197219906
  3. [S14] Newspaper - South Bourke and Mornington Journal (Richmond, Vic. : 1877 - 1920; 1926 - 1927), Wed 19 Aug 1903, p3
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66140648
Last Edited10 Sep 2019
 

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