William Harrison

M, #24871, b. 9 Sep 1820, d. 24 Oct 1889
Father*Simon Harrison
Mother*Elizabeth Mary Hitchcock
Birth*9 Sep 1820 
Marriage*Sep 1846 Spouse: Harriet Rusher. Banbury, Oxfordshire, England, Sep Q [Banbury] 16 7.1
 
Death*24 Oct 1889 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #D16880/1889 (Age 69) [par Simon HARRISON & Elizabeth HITCHCOCK].2 
Death-Notice*26 Oct 1889HARRISON.—On the 24th inst., at his residence, Tottington, Tooronga-road, Hawthorn, William Harrison, late of Hinton, Malvern, aged 69 years.
THE Friends of the late Mr. WILLIAM HARRISON are respectfully invited to follow his remains to the place of interment in the Melbourne General
Cemetery.
The funeral will leave his late residence, Tottington, Tooronga-road, Hawthorn, THIS DAY (Saturday, 26th inst.), at 2 o'clock.
ALFRED ALLISON, undertaker, Victoria-street west, Melbourne; Mount Alexander-road, Moonee Ponds; and Racecourse-road, Newmarket. Telephone 980.3 

Grave

  • Church of England Section TT, Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton, VIC, Australia, Edith HARRISON died 6 May 1895 age 28 yrs
    In loving memory of Harriet HARRISON
    born 20 May 1824 died 14 Nov 1914
    William Rusher HARRISON died Nov 1901 age 54 yrs
    In loving memory of William HARRISON
    born 9 Sep 1820 died 24 Oct 1889.4

Family

Harriet Rusher b. 20 May 1824, d. 14 Nov 1914
Children 1.William Rusher Harrison b. Dec 1847, d. 17 Nov 1901
 2.Edith Harrison b. 1867, d. 6 May 1895

Citations

  1. [S9] Free BMD. Index. Online @ https://www.freebmd.org.uk/.
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Sat 26 Oct 1889, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article8564735
  4. [S45] Index of monumental inscriptions in the Melbourne General Cemetery,.
Last Edited12 Jul 2020

Simon Harrison

M, #24872
Marriage* Spouse: Elizabeth Mary Hitchcock.
 

Family

Elizabeth Mary Hitchcock
Children 1.William Harrison+ b. 9 Sep 1820, d. 24 Oct 1889
 2.Thomas Septimus Harrison+ b. 1829, d. 20 Jun 1901
Last Edited12 Jul 2020

Elizabeth Mary Hitchcock

F, #24873
Marriage* Spouse: Simon Harrison.
 
Married NameHarrison. 

Family

Simon Harrison
Children 1.William Harrison+ b. 9 Sep 1820, d. 24 Oct 1889
 2.Thomas Septimus Harrison+ b. 1829, d. 20 Jun 1901
Last Edited12 Jul 2020

Edith Harrison

F, #24874, b. 1867, d. 6 May 1895
Father*William Harrison b. 9 Sep 1820, d. 24 Oct 1889
Mother*Harriet Rusher b. 20 May 1824, d. 14 Nov 1914
Birth*1867 Malvern, VIC, Australia, #B3102/1867.1 
Death*6 May 1895 Wandin Yallock, VIC, Australia, #D7479/1895 (Age 28) [par William HARRISON & Hart RUSHER] - as HARRISON.2 
Death-Notice*8 May 1895HARRISON.—On the 6th inst., at Keeyuga, Wandin Yalloak, Edith, dearly loved daughter of Harriet and the late William Harrison, aged 28.
THE Friends of Mrs. W. HARRISON are respectfully informed that the funeral of her late daughter, Edith, will take place at Lilydale Cemetery, passing the railway station 2 p.m. THIS DAY.3 

Grave

  • Church of England Section TT, Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton, VIC, Australia, Edith HARRISON died 6 May 1895 age 28 yrs
    In loving memory of Harriet HARRISON
    born 20 May 1824 died 14 Nov 1914
    William Rusher HARRISON died Nov 1901 age 54 yrs
    In loving memory of William HARRISON
    born 9 Sep 1820 died 24 Oct 1889.4

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Wed 8 May 1895, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article9357177
  4. [S45] Index of monumental inscriptions in the Melbourne General Cemetery,.
Last Edited12 Jul 2020

William Rusher Harrison

M, #24875, b. Dec 1847, d. 17 Nov 1901
Father*William Harrison b. 9 Sep 1820, d. 24 Oct 1889
Mother*Harriet Rusher b. 20 May 1824, d. 14 Nov 1914
Birth*Dec 1847 Newington, Surrey, England, Dec Q [Newington] 4 357.1,2 
Death*17 Nov 1901 Bendigo, VIC, Australia, #D12588/1901 (Age 54) [par William HARRISON & Hart RUSHER].3 
Death-Notice*19 Nov 1901HARRISON.- On the 17th November at Bendigo, William Rusher, the beloved eldest son of Harriet and the late William Harrison, Melbourne, aged 54.4 

Grave

  • Church of England Section TT, Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton, VIC, Australia, Edith HARRISON died 6 May 1895 age 28 yrs
    In loving memory of Harriet HARRISON
    born 20 May 1824 died 14 Nov 1914
    William Rusher HARRISON died Nov 1901 age 54 yrs
    In loving memory of William HARRISON
    born 9 Sep 1820 died 24 Oct 1889.5

Citations

  1. [S9] Free BMD. Index. Online @ https://www.freebmd.org.uk/.
  2. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "HARRISON, WILLIAM RUSHER mother RUSHER      
    GRO Reference: 1847 D Quarter in SAINT MARY NEWINGTON Volume 04 Page 357."
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  4. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Tue 19 Nov 1901, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article9616733
  5. [S45] Index of monumental inscriptions in the Melbourne General Cemetery,.
Last Edited12 Jul 2020

Eleanor Flora Gilbert

F, #24878, b. 8 Jul 1867, d. 1956
Father*James Redmond Gilbert b. 1837, d. 1900
Mother*Ellen Spouse b. 1845, d. 1915
Married NameGilbert. 
Birth*8 Jul 1867 Kyneton, VIC, Australia, #B15787/1867.1,2 
Land-Note*17 Jan 1935 GEM-D-1A l/p 1137 (Lots 6.7.8) Philip Francois Herga. According to the title certificate, Matilda Wheeler sold the property to Philip Herga. The rate book states that she sold to Mrs Elinor Gilbert.3 
Land-Note19 May 1937 GEM-D-1A l/p 1137 (Lots 6.7.8) Philip Francois Herga. According to the title certificate Philip Herga was the owner of the property. The rate book states that Elinor Gilbert sold it to S W Pateman. Pateman may have taken out a caveat in July 1937.4 
Death*1956 Laverton, VIC, Australia, #D22220/1956 (Age 89) [par James William GILBERT & Ellen SPOUSE].5 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
bt 1936 - 1937Hillside, Upper Beaconsfield, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Edward John Gilbert.6,7
1942Peel Street, Berwick, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties.8

Grave

  • R/C B 1441 + 1442, Booroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia9

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online) "[par James Redmond GILBERT & Ellen SPOUSE]."
  2. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, Luke McManus.
  3. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 1934/35 Mrs Wheeler to Mrs Elinor Gilbert on 17 Jan 1935 - 18 acres house N16
    1934/35 No 759 + 760 Mrs Elinor Gilbert 10ac lots 7 & 8 N5 ; 4 1/2ac Lot 6 N14.
    1935/36 Mrs Elinor Gilbert
    1936/37 No 709 Mrs Elinor Gilbert is crossed out, now S W Pateman per 19 May 1937, next rate No 1499
    it appears that the rates were left unpaid by Elinor Gilbert.
  4. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 Berwick Shire Rate books list S W Pateman, Upper Beaconsfield as the owner of these three blocks. His name was never entered on the title. A caveat was lodged on 27 July 1937, but it is not recorded who lodged it.
    1936/37 Gilbert crossed out, replaced by S W Pateman
    1937/38 to 1938/39 S W Pateman UB 14 1/2 acres Lots 6.7.8 NAV 19 - these rates were either unpaid, or just partly paid.
    1940/41 as above, but NAV now 12.
    1941/42 S W Pateman crossed out, replaced by Cheney, but only Lots 7.8 listed N12. Cheney paid off the rate arrears.
    The omission of lot 6 was probably an administrative error.
  5. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D22220/1956 - born Lauriston."
  6. [S136] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1936.
  7. [S137] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1937.
  8. [S142] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1942.
  9. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,.
Last Edited24 Jul 2020

Nella Jean Hibbins

F, #24879, b. 1917, d. 16 Jan 1946
Married NameGilbert. 
Birth*1917 Moonee Ponds, VIC, Australia, #B20187/1917 [par Albt Osborne HIBBINS & Doris Ellen BATCHELOR].1 
Marriage*29 Nov 1941 Spouse: Edward John Gilbert. VIC, Australia, #M17597/1941.2,3
 
Death*16 Jan 1946 Parkville, VIC, Australia, #D744/1946 (Age 28) [par Albert Osborne HIBBINS & Doris BATCHELOR].4 
Death-Notice*18 Jan 1946GILBERT (Hibbins).— On January 16, Nella Jean, of 21 Murphy-street, Elsternwick, loved wife of Jack, loving mother of John, aged 28 years. Requiescat in pace. Private interment.
GILBERT (Hibbins). — On January 16, Nella Jean, of 21 Murphy-street, Elsternwick, dearly loved younger daughter of Albert and the late Doris, loving step-daughter of Al, aged 28 years. Private interment.
GILBERT (Hibbins). — On January 16, Nella Jean, of 21 Murphy-street, Elsternwick. Loved sister of Doris, Maude and Jack. Private Interment.
GILBERT (Hibbins).— On January 16, after a brief illness, Nella Jean, dearly loved granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Batchelor, loved niece of Mr. and Mrs. Taylor, loving cousin of Helen and Doris.
Peacefully sleeping.5 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, Luke McManus.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D744/1946 - born MOONEE PONDS."
  5. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Fri 18 Jan 1946, p8
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article206805023
Last Edited13 Jul 2020

James Redmond Gilbert

M, #24880, b. 1837, d. 1900
Birth*1837 
Marriage*1866 Spouse: Ellen Spouse. VIC, Australia, #M1548/1866.1
 
Death*1900 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #D9261/1900 (Age 63) [par William John GILBERT & Eliza WILSON].2 

Grave

  • R/C B 1441 + 1442, Booroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia3

Family

Ellen Spouse b. 1845, d. 1915
Children 1.Eleanor Flora Gilbert b. 8 Jul 1867, d. 1956
 2.William Francis Gilbert+ b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,.
Last Edited24 Jul 2020

Ellen Spouse

F, #24881, b. 1845, d. 1915
Married NameGilbert. 
Birth*1845 
Marriage*1866 Spouse: James Redmond Gilbert. VIC, Australia, #M1548/1866.1
 
Widow1900Ellen Spouse became a widow upon the death of her husband James Redmond Gilbert.2 
Death*1915 Melbourne East, VIC, Australia, #D14182/1915 (Age 70) [par William SPOUSE & Flora McDONALD].2 

Grave

  • R/C B 1441 + 1442, Booroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia3

Family

James Redmond Gilbert b. 1837, d. 1900
Children 1.Eleanor Flora Gilbert b. 8 Jul 1867, d. 1956
 2.William Francis Gilbert+ b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,.
Last Edited24 Jul 2020

William Francis Gilbert

M, #24883, b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916
Father*James Redmond Gilbert b. 1837, d. 1900
Mother*Ellen Spouse b. 1845, d. 1915
Birth*1871 Runnymede, VIC, Australia, #B19077/1871.1 
Marriage*28 Aug 1901 Spouse: Katherine Emma Nye. Steiglitz, VIC, Australia, #M4675/1901 - indexed as NIFE.2,3
 
Widower26 May 1911William Francis Gilbert became a widower upon the death of his wife Katherine Emma Nye.4,3 
Death*18 Sep 1916 Brunswick North, VIC, Australia, #D9012/1916 (Age 45.)4 

Grave

  • R/C B 1441 + 1442, Booroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia5

Family

Katherine Emma Nye b. 1879, d. 26 May 1911
Children 1.Alfred James Gilbert b. 1902
 2.Ellen Gilbert b. 1904
 3.Francis Edward Gilbert b. 1906, d. 1945
 4.Alice Mary Gilbert b. 1908
 5.Edward John Gilbert+ b. 13 May 1911, d. Sep 2006

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online) "mother as Ellen MOUSE."
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online) "indexed as Kleen Emma NIFE & Wm Frances GILBERT."
  3. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, Luke McManus.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  5. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,.
Last Edited13 Jul 2020

Katherine Emma Nye

F, #24884, b. 1879, d. 26 May 1911
Married NameGilbert. 
Birth*1879 
Marriage*28 Aug 1901 Spouse: William Francis Gilbert. Steiglitz, VIC, Australia, #M4675/1901 - indexed as NIFE.1,2
 
Death*26 May 1911 Ballarat, VIC, Australia, #D3701/1911 (Age 32) [par Alfred NYE & Emma HAGUE] - as Cathleen GILBERT.3,2 

Family

William Francis Gilbert b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916
Children 1.Alfred James Gilbert b. 1902
 2.Ellen Gilbert b. 1904
 3.Francis Edward Gilbert b. 1906, d. 1945
 4.Alice Mary Gilbert b. 1908
 5.Edward John Gilbert+ b. 13 May 1911, d. Sep 2006

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online) "indexed as Kleen Emma NIFE & Wm Frances GILBERT."
  2. [S80] Ancestry - Family Tree, Luke McManus.
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
Last Edited13 Jul 2020

Francis Edward Gilbert

M, #24885, b. 1906, d. 1945
Father*William Francis Gilbert b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916
Mother*Katherine Emma Nye b. 1879, d. 26 May 1911
Birth*1906 Berringa, VIC, Australia, #B905/1906.1 
Death*1945 Melbourne, VIC, Australia, #D2658/1946 (Age 39) [par William Francis GILBERT & Catherine NYE].2 

Grave

  • R/C B 1441 + 1442, Booroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia3

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D2658/1946 - born BERRINGA."
  3. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,.
Last Edited13 Jul 2020

Ellen Gilbert

F, #24886, b. 1904
Father*William Francis Gilbert b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916
Mother*Katherine Emma Nye b. 1879, d. 26 May 1911
Birth*1904 Berringa, VIC, Australia, #B8065/1904.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited13 Jul 2020

Alfred James Gilbert

M, #24887, b. 1902
Father*William Francis Gilbert b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916
Mother*Katherine Emma Nye b. 1879, d. 26 May 1911
Birth*1902 Berringa, VIC, Australia, #B16041/1902.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited13 Jul 2020

Alice Mary Gilbert

F, #24888, b. 1908
Father*William Francis Gilbert b. 1871, d. 18 Sep 1916
Mother*Katherine Emma Nye b. 1879, d. 26 May 1911
Birth*1908 Berringa, VIC, Australia, #B24729/1908.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited13 Jul 2020
 

NOTE

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Some individuals may be featured because members of their family were associated with the Upper Beaconsfield area, even though they themselves never lived here.