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Abraham and Jane Gibson Aarons, David and Mary Joel Aarons, Jacob and Rosetta Meyer Aarons,
Joseph and Julia Perez Aarons, Lewis and Esther Hyam Aarons,
Brian and Mary Wild Abbey, Jonathan and Givney Sifton Abbey, Thomas and Mary Williams Abbey,
Joseph and Isabella Hope Abbott, Andrew and Mary Anna Abercrombie,
Basil and Ann Dixon Abery, Thomas Hill and Charlotte Beaver Abrey,


Abraham and Jane Gibson Aarons

Abraham Aarons wed March quarter 1850 to Jane Gibson at St Lukes Vol 2 page 241
The district St Lukes is an alternative name for St Luke and it spans the boundaries of the counties of London and Middlesex
Abrahan Aarons 1826 aged 35, Jane Gibson 1826 aged 35, Rosetta 1851 aged 11, Charlotte 1859 aged 2 and Louisa 1861 aged 0 came 1862 in March on the Shackamaxon, and lived at Collingwood
7 children 1. Rosetta Aarons 1851
2. Charlotte Aarons 1859 - 1956 #8267 aged 95
3. Louisa Aarons 1861 wed 1878 #1312 to Sidney Cobden Wells
4. Elizabeth Mary Aarons 1864 #1751 - 1925 #10332 aged 61, wed Daniel Reddan
5. Joseph Aarons 1866 #1561 - 1933 #10169 aged 67
6. John Aarons 1867 #21137 - 1943 #3928 aged 76
7. Mordecai Aarons 1869 #21461 lived 2 years
1. Rosetta Aarons 1851 - 1886 #911 aged 34, wed 1875 #4923 to James Donnelly from Auckland, and lived at Fitzroy
3 Children 1. Henry James Donnelly 1882 #22928
2. Joseph George Donnelly 1884 #15929
3. John Donnelly 1886 #1869 lived 14 days
4. Elizabeth Mary Aarons 1864 #1751 - 1925 #10332 aged 61, wed 1883 #4059 to Daniel Joseph Reddan 1853 - 1921 #14478 aged 68, son of Grace Julia Meara and Daniel Reddan

David and Mary Joel Aarons

David Aarons aged 20 came in Apr 1853 on the Appleton and wed 1855 #1836 to Mary Joel. The death of their first baby, Grace Aarons born 1856 #859 and died aged 6 weeks. They also had Julia Aarons 1859, Rebecca Esther Aarons 1861 and Joel David Aarons 1865.

Jacob and Rosetta Meyer Aarons

Jacob Aarons came aged 45 died 1890 #7176 aged 83, son of Charl Bennett and Joseph Aarons, came May 1858 on the Avon with Rosetta Aaronsnee Meyer 1815 - 1877 #10612 aged 62, dau of Miriam Levy and Meyer Meyer from Birmingham, and their 5 youngest children,

Joseph and Julia Perez Aarons

Joseph Aarons aged 18 came Sep 1852 on the Persia, he may be Joseph Aarons c1832 - 1886 #9115 aged 53, son of Rosetta Myers and John Aarons, wed 1856 #975 to Julia Perez c1831 - 1882 #6236 aged 51, dau of Sarah and Isaac Perez, then registered the birth of Sarah 1856 #11509 and her death aged 6 weeks. She was followed by 9 surviving siblings - Rosetta Aarons 1857, Jacob Solomon Aarons 1859, Isaac Samuel Aarons 1860, Louisa Aarons 1862, Miriam Aarons 1863 died aged 9 months, Phineas Aarons 1864 died aged 2, Clara Ann Aarons 1865, Lewis Michael Aarons 1866 died aged 3 months, Elizabeth Leah Aarons 1868, Ephraim Layman Aarons 1870, Rachel Aarons 1872 and Esther Aarons 1873.

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Solomon Aarons came aged 12 wed 1877 #2453 to Hannah Hart,
Charlotte Aarons aged 11 died 1873 aged 27,
Louisa Aarons aged 10 born in Manchester, wed 1887 #1596 to Lewis Davis,
Gabriel Aarons aged 6 and Benjamin Aarons aged 4.
Michael Aarons aged 32 came in Aug 1853 on the Hempsyke
Mary M Aarons aged 22 came in Dec 1855 on the Schomberg with Louis Aarons aged 13
Mariam Aarons wed 1856 #4057 to Michael Alexander, and Lewis Aarons wed 1878 #1493 to Letitia Ann Harwood
Sophia Aaron came 1852 on The Emily with George Alexander

Lewis and Esther Hyam Aarons

Lewis Aarons came c1862 with Esther Hyam and lived in Melbourne.
7 children 1. Rosetta Aarons 1863 #19900 - is she Rose Aarons wed 1896 #7631 to Moses Simmons?
2. Solomon Jos Aarons 1866 #13920
3. John Hyam Aarons 1867 #21024
4. Charlotte Rebecca Aarons 1869 #10392
5. Henry Frank Aarons 1870 #17673
6. Elizabeth Zoe Aarons 1872 #8177
7. David Lewis Aizley Aarons 1874 #8076 - 1875 #10924 lived 1 year
8. Arthur Ernest Aarons 1877 #17040

Brian and Mary Wild Abbey

Brian Abbey 1822 - 1893 #14061 aged 71, son of Betsy Peel and John Abbey, came aged 26 in July 1848 on the Mahomed Shay with Mary Wild aged 25 and infant son George, and baptised Jane at Methodist Church in 1849, lived in Collingwood till after 1860
10 Children 1. George Abbey c1847
2. Jane Abbey 1849 #10660, baptised Methodist / Wesleyan, (not stated)
3. Abraham Abbey 1853 - 1854 #67 lived 6 months
4. Wesley Abbey 1854 #5612 - 1857 #87 lived 2 years
5. Sarah Abbey 1857 #95
6. James Abbey 1858 #15109 - 1940 #10588 aged 82
7. William Jabez Abbey 1860 #11326 - 1937 #7347 aged 77
8. Benjamin Abbey 1862 #13727 - 1943 #16649 aged 80
9. Alice Abbey 1864 #12534 - 1928 #14062 aged 64, wed Bryant
10. Frederick Brian Abbey 1869 #4230 - 1935 #6759 aged 66
2. Jane Abbey 1849 #10660, baptised Methodist / Wesleyan, wed 1869 #3255 to George Frederick Robinson from London, and lived at Melbourne, Fitzroy,
8 Children 1. Frederick William Abbey Robinson 1871 #6012 - 1871 #9228 lived 1 year
2. Matilda Jane Robinson 1872 #17627 - 1874 #2110 lived 20 months
3. Amos George Robinson 1874 #17482
4. Francis Jabez Robinson 1877 #15572
5. Susannah Mary Robinson 1879 #23126 - 1960 #32236 aged 80, wed 1901 #3630 to Alex Carnie from Aberdeen
6. Charles Albert Robinson 1881 #14694 - 1956 #7792 aged 75
7. Ethel May/Florence Ethel May Robinson 1883 #14991 - 1955 #2881 aged 72
8. Jubilee Alice Augusta Robinson 1886 #16416 - 1887 #5641 lived 11 months
3. Amos Geo Robinson 1874 #17482 wed 1899 #7666 to Annie Maria Stratton 1880 #5860
1 Child 1. Miriam Jane Robinson 1900 #20037 - 1900 #9600 lived 1 day
5. Sarah Abbey 1857 #95 wed 1881 #2510 to Arthur Joseph Stredwick from Sussex
1 Child 1. Arthur Henry Stredwick 1876 #9315 - 1965 #14359 aged 89
6. James Abbey 1858 #15109 - 1940 #10588 aged 82, wed Christina Wilson 1860 #19938 - 1931 #15858 aged 71, and lived at Brunswick, Fitzroy,
7 Children 1. James Wesley Abbey 1884 #2411 - 1932 #954 aged 47
2. Ethel May Abbey 1885 #17574 - 1950 #1335 aged 64, wed Birch
3. Alice Beatrice Abbey 1887 #9463 - 1978 #1987 aged 90, wed Trotter
4. Frederick Brian Abbey 1888 #27194
5. Wm Benj Abbey 1890 #10245
6. Florence Edith Abbey 1895 #10636 - 1942 #8066 aged 47, wed Symons
7. Ctina Abbey 1900 #26483
7. William Jabez Abbey 1860 #11326 wed 1881 #2510 to Helen Grey 1862 #14533 - 1936 #9797 aged 74, and lived in South Yarra
6 Children 1. Wm Herbert Emmanuel Abbey 1883 #23357 - 1944 #8342 aged 60
2. Victor Wesley Abbey 1887 - 1938 #8303 aged 51
3. Winifred Rose Abbey 1889 #35219 - 1953 #6284 aged 63
4. Lillian Olive Abbey 1891 #37196 - 1948 #8845 aged 58, wed Greenwood
5. Stanley Grey Abbey 1893 #26530 - 1966 #16009 aged 73
6. Ruby Victoria Abbey 1896 #15029 - 1951 #12234 aged 54, wed Willox
9. Alice Abbey 1864 #12534 - 1928 #14062 aged 64, wed 1881 #2510 to John/James William Bryant 1861 #12376 son of Jane Rowsell Samways came c1854 with Isaac Bryant, born at Northcote, lived at Carlton
7 Children 1. William Albert Sanigas/Samways Bryant 1883 #14802 - 1883 #11011 lived 6 months
2. Arthur James Bryant 1884 #22852 - 1966 #4971 aged 81
3. Florence Mary Jane Bryant 1887 #1610
4. Elsie Rita Bryant 1891 #10646
5. Doris May Bryant 1895 #10703 - 1895 #8613 lived 2 months
6. Harry David Bryant 1897 #1946
7. Leslie Thos Bryant 1897 #1945
10. Frederick Brian Abbey 1869 #4230 - 1935 #6759 aged 66, wed Elizth Chambers 1867 - 1946 #12009 aged 79, dau of Jane Macdonald and Henry Chambers, lived at Fitzroy North
2 Children 1. Harold Claud Abbey 1892 #32424
2. Regd Ernest Abbey 1899 #18498 - 1954 #5040 aged 54

Jonathan and Givney Sifton Abbey

Jonathan Abbey Christening: 04 Mar 1832 son of Mary and Jonathan Abbey at Saint Saviour, Southwark, Surrey, England
Jonathan Abbey 1831 - 1862 #2092 aged 31, from York, came c1857 with Givney Goodall (Giviney G Sifton).
Givina Abbey from Glasgow then wed 1869 #1086 to John Hislop
4 Children 1. William Abbey 1858 #15203
2. Agnes Abbey 1860 #182
3. Twin Jonathan Abbey 1862 #15672 lived 5 years
4. Twin Sarah Abbey 1862 #15673
1. William Abbey 1858 #15203 wed 1881 #2510 to Hannah Allamby 1857 - 1949 #1298 aged 91, dau of Martha Bartlett and William Allamby born in London
Martha Allamby nee Bartlett 1823 - 1874 #11044 aged 51, dau of Martha Burda and William Bartlett, came c1858 from London with William Allamby 1807 - 1897 #8197 aged 90,
Samuel Sedgman 1934 #10817 aged 88, son of Mary Hill and Michael Sedgman, wed 1869 to Eliza Martha Allamby Jan-Mar 1845 - 1934 #11037 aged 89, 8 chn to 1888
5 Children 1. Sarah Abbey 1882 #1173
2. Albert William Abbey 1884 #15307
3. Edith Florence Abbey 1887 #19793
4. Alice May Abbey 1889 #12553 lived 8 months
5. Ada Eveline Abbey 1891 #33250
2. Agnes Abbey 1860 #182 - 1908 #2059 aged 47, wed 1882 #4268 as second wife to Joseph Walkerden 1860 #17295 - 1940 #3420 aged 80, wed 1880 #5198 to Emily Butler who died 1881, 2 children

Thomas and Mary Williams Abbey

Thomas Abbey 25 came in May 1847 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot.
Thomas Abbey wed 1851 #3644 to Mary Jackman Williams at Geelong Methodist Church and their first daughter Mary Jackman Abbey, was baptised in 1851, the second lived 1 day in 1860. Thomas died at Kyneton in 1887 #2537 when he was listed as aged 64, son of Louisa and Thomas Abbott.
Mary Jackman Abbey 1851 - 1901 #10292 lived 49 years, wed 1872 #1574 to William Rogers from Perth, WA, in Geelong.
Edith Mary Rogers 1873 lived 18 weeks, William Percival Rogers 1874 lived 10 weeks at Kyneton, and their third child, born in Hotham, Ethel Emily Rogers 1875 #10628 survived at least to 1889.

Joseph and Isabella Hope Abbott

Joseph Abbott 1836 - 23 Feb 1899 aged 62, son of Louisa Louthin and Thomas Abbott, arrived in the Colony 1853.
Joseph Abbott from Devonshire, wed 1871 #2048 to Isabella Hope 1851 - 27 Oct 1919 aged 68 and both are buried at Tarnagulla.
12 children 1. Horace Herbert Abbott 1871 #19493
2. Joseph Abbott 1873 #6155
3. Louisa Ann Abbott 1874 #19670 lived 6 months
4. Herbert Edward Abbott 23 Dec 1875 - 1877 #3325 aged 1
5. Joseph Hope Abbott 25 May 1878 #12174 - 1950 #098 aged 72
6. Bessie Agnes Abbott 25 Dec 1879 (registered 1880 #5385) - 1962 #13753 aged82, wed Rosenberg
7. Isabella Hope Abbott 1881 #19981 - 1965 #16996 aged 84
8. John Hope Abbott 1884 #13274 - 2 Aug 1900 lived 16 years
9. Louisa Loretta Abbott 23 Jan 1886 #6709 - 14 Aug 1900 aged 14
10. Harry Dunbar Abbott 26 May 1888 #16116
11. Robert Rainier Abbott 28 Oct 1890 #37022
12. Charles Adam Abbott 1 Dec 1891 (registered 1892 #8474) - 1962 #6547 aged 70

Andrew Thomson and Mary Anna Kenshole Abercrombie

Mr A Abercrombie aged 47 came Apr 1853 on the Medora with Mrs Abercrombie aged 45, a child and his sister-in-law
Mr A Abercrombie aged 47, with wife aged 45, and 2 children came Apr 1853 on the Medora.
Mary Abercrombie died 1879 #8075 aged 59, dau of Elizabeth Waddell and Andrew Thomas of Scotland
Andrew Abercrombie died 1885 #5497 aged 69, son of Janet Brown and Robert Abercrombie
Jessie Brown Abercrombie 1863 #2249 dau of Mary Thomson and Andrew Abercrombie of Geelong, wed 1887 #7324 to Thomas Prior of Geelong
Elizabeth Waddell Abercrombie from Midlothian wed 1874 #2349 to James McGregor from Durham
Andrew Thomson Abercrombie wed 1866 #4006 to Mary Anna Kenshole 1845 - and lived at Geelong, Mt Duneed
10 children 1. Jessie Eliz Abercombie 1867 #15031
2. Mary Anna Abercombie 1869 #4116
3. Agnes Abercrombie 1870 #17932
4. Blanche Abercrombie 1872 #10885 - 1877 #11138 lived 5 years
5. Mary Beatrice Heath Abercrombie 1874 #4258
6. Constance Lucretia Abercrombie 1876 #17863
7. Andrew Abercrombie 1878 #10554
8. Maud Thomson Abercrombie 1880 #10434
9. Ralph Abercrombie 1881 #18161
10. Eva Mabel Abercrombie 1883 #20343
1. Jessie Eliz Abercombie 1867 #15031 wed 1898 #3488 to Creighton Wilson Rankin/e 1871 #6900 - 1956 #21333 aged 85, and lived at Murchison, 5 children
3. Agnes Abercrombie 1870 #17932 wed 1892 #1478 to Sidney John Grace 1867 #8310 and lived at St Arnaud
5. Mary Beatrice Heath Abercrombie 1874 #4258 wed 1898 #7055 to Walter Thistlethwaite 1871 #11395 and lived at Hawthorn

Basil and Ann Dixon Abery

Humphrey Abery 1820 - 1865 #5277 aged 45, son of Sarah Tilk and William Abery of Wiltshire, wed Jan-Mar 1845 to Maria Schwartz in district Whitechapel spans the boundaries of the counties of London and Middlesex, Maria Abery 1810 - 1887 #15207 aged 77
Humphrey Abery aged 31 came Oct 1852 on the Scindian with Maria Abery aged 35 and Basil Abery aged 26
His brother, Francis Abery 1816 - 1886 #14638 aged 69, son of Sarah Tipp and William Abery, died at At Arnaud
Basil Abery 1829 born in Wiltshire, wed 1853 #1351 to Ann Dixon and lived at Richmond
8 children 1. Basil Thomas Abery 1855 #2874 - 1856 #4504 lived 1 year
2. Jessie Abery 1857 #429 - 1939 #15054 aged 82
3. Frank Abery 1860 #272 - 1946 #6700 aged 86
4. Emily Abery 1863 - 1944 #537 aged 80 wed 1901 #3622 to James Maddock Field
5. Humphrey Abery 1864 #24264
6. Basil Abery 1866 #23613 - 1935 #5735 aged 68
7. Wm Abery 1869 #24558
8. Ann Abery 1875 #4918 - 1965 #23549 aged 90
2. Jessie Abery 1857 #429 - 1939 aged 83, wed 1884 #3853 to William Watson c1851 - 21 Sep 1913 aged 62, born in Falkirk, no known chn
3. Frank Abery 1860 #272 - 1946 #6700 aged 86, wed 1888 #7864 to Mary Jane Royal
2 children 1. Hazel Mary Abery 1894 #15127 - 1977 #24259 aged 83
2. Ellen Dorothy Abery 1897 #13975 - 1977 #19093 aged 80

Thomas Hill and Charlotte Abery

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