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James Archibald, George Argles, Charles Armistead, James Armistead, William Barnet Armytage
Charles Armstrong, James Armstrong, Samuel Armstrong, William Armstrong,
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James and Anne Archibald

James Archibald aged 24 came Jun 1853 on the Jane and James Archibald aged 29 came May 1853 on the Marco Polo
James Franklin Archibald 1832 - 1885 #11535 aged 52 son of Elizth Patterson and James Franklin Archibald wed 1860 #4134 to Ellen Macmahon
James Archibald 1820 - 1867 #2144 aged 47 son of James Archibald, wed 1854 #190 to Anne Pennycook/Pennycuik and lived at Campbellfield then Smeaton
6 children 1. Mary Anne Archibald 1855 #5790 wed 1874 #3333 to Andrew McKinnon
2. James Archibald 1857 #81 - 1886 #3617 aged 29
3. Alexander Archibald 1859 #171
4. George Archibald 1861 #158
5. John Archibald 1864 #22616
6. Margaret Archibald 1865 #22817
1. Mary Anne Archibald 1855 #5790 wed 1874 #3333 to Andrew McKinnon from Inverness-shire and lived at Kingston
7 Children 1. James McKinnon 1875 #3208
2. Alexander McKinnon 1878 #9951
3. George Andrew McKinnon 1880 #9780
4. Christina McKinnon 1882 #10299
5. John McKinnon 1884 #18030
6. Andrew Charles McKinnon 1886 #19472
7. Mary McKinnon 1887 #29507
2. James Archibald 1857 - 1886 aged 29, wed 1881 to Margaret Anne Boadle
Margaret Anne Archibald nee Boadle wed 1887 to Richard Torney died 1938,
3 Children 1. Lucy Archibald 1882 - 1887 lived 6 years
2. Margaret Ann Archibald 1884
3. Norman Smeaton Archibald 1886
3. Alexander Archibald 1859 #171 wed 1882 #2594 to Jessie Mann 1863 #2775, and lived at Smeaton
4 Children 1. Alexander Archibald 1883 #5499 lived 3 weeks
2. John Archibald 1885 #13636
3. James Lindsay Archibald 1886 #29674
4. George Gordon Archibald 1888 #15656
4. George Gordon Archibald 1888 #15656 wed 1915 #1469 to Lucy Torney and lived at Creswick
3 Children 1. Gordon Ernest Archibald 1916 #15763
2. Alan Archibald 1917 #19727
3. Margt Jean Archibald 1918 #26720
5. John Archibald 1864 - 1887, wed c1885 Mary Jane Boadle, 1864 - 1887.
1 Child 1. Edith Archibald 1886 lived 6 months

George and Rebecca Argles

George Argles aged 24 came Jun 1857 on the War Spirit
Caroline Hill 33 came Apr 1858 on the Empress Eugenie as Assisted British Immigrant with children Frederick 4 and Caroline 2, and Rebecca Hill aged 16
George Argles 1833 - 1871 #6653 aged 38 son of Thomas Argles, wed 1860 #143 to Rebecca Hill and lived in Geelong
3 Children 1. Emma Marian Argles 1862 #20851
2. Edward Alfred Argles 1865 #15523
3. Robert Thomas Argles 1870 #17118
1. Emma Marion Argles 1862 #20851 wed 1887 to Charles Carter
2 Children 1. Florence Mabel Argles 1882 #7720
2. Ethel May Argles 1884 #23140
2. Edward Alfred Argles 1865 #15523 wed 1887 #4526 to Sarah Ryan
1 Child 1. George Frederick Argles 1888 #10326

Charles and Ann Armistead

Charles Armistead from Lancashire, renewed wedding vows 1879 #1344 with Ann Gubby from Tasmania and lived at Steiglitz, Stony Crk, Ballan
6 Children 1. Eliz Ann Armistead 1867 #24850
2. Mary Jane Armistead 1869 #5467
3. John Armistead 1870 #19592
4. Arthur Armistead 1871 #26560
5. James Armistead 1874 #227
6. Alice Armistead 1878 #20042
5. James Armistead 1874 #227 wed 1904 #177 to Elsie May Parish 1882 #26640 and lived at Deans Marsh
5 Children 1. Lily Armistead 1904 #17458
2. Alice Vic Armistead 1906 #23253
3. Leslie Chas Armistead 1908 #18679
4. Cecil Armistead 1912 #2796
5. Gertie May Armistead 1918 #25013
Alice Armistead 1878 #20042 - 1945 #16765 aged 66, wed 1900 #2191 to Joseph Parish 1872 #6374 - 1934 #19294 aged 62

James and Jane Armistead

James Armistead came c1854 with Jane Lever and lived at Geelong, Anakie, Steiglitz
4 Children 1. John Armistead 1855 #1759
2. James Armstead 1858 #17926
3. Isabella Armstead 1863 #10974 - 1863 #9388 lived 10 months
4. Susannah Armistead 1866 #18093
1. John Armistead wed 1883 #4712 to Harriet Elizabeth Mousley 1857 #10991 and lived at Winchelsea
4 Children 1. Isabella Ann Armistead 1884 #21607
2. Eveline May Armistead 1884 #21608
3. Sydney Albert Armistead 1886 #17605
4. Ada Alice Armistead 1888 #34480
Sydney Albert Armistead wed 1908 to Elizabeth Florrie Clissold
2. James Armistead 1858 #17926 wed 1883 #4361 to Mary Mousley 1862 #20684 and lived at Dean
1st Child 1. Herbert Ernest Armistead 1886 #9691
4. Susannah Armistead 1866 #18093 wed 1888 #1095 to Albert Thomas Mousley 1864 #22036

Charles and Elizabeth Armstrong

Charles Armstrong wed 1855 #3783 to Elizabeth Lowes/Lower and lived at Bunyiong then Maryborough
7 Children 1. Charlotte Elizabeth Armstrong 1856 #12533
2. Jane Armstrong 1858 #4250
3. Alfred Armstrong 1861 #23245
4. William Armstrong 1864 #16362
5. Alice Armstrong 1866 #9375 - 1866 #5565 lived 1 day
6. Alice Armstrong 1867 #16210
7. Charles Armstrong 1870 #9788 - 1872 #4670 lived 2 years
6. Alice Armstrong wed 1888 to James William Cloke
Alice Cloke wed 1898 #463 to Geo Otto Driver 1872 #17461 born at Maryborough. They had a Daughter Elizabeth Sarah Driver 1898 #7745 - 1899 #125E: born at Adelaide Lead and lived 1 month

James and Sarah Armstrong

James Armstrong wed 1852 #2840 to Sarah Hamilton at Presbyterian Church, Geelong, and lived at Ashby and then Geelong
5 Children 1. John Hamilton Armstrong 1854 #2607 lived 4 months
2. Sarah Jane Armstrong 1855 #7724
3. James Armstrong 1857 #15554
4. Margaret Armstrong 1860 #8605 lived 15 months
5. Ellen Armstrong 1863 #2401 lived 21 months
2. Sarah Jane Armstrong 1855 #7724 wed 1876 #4468 to James Morris from Shropshire
8 children 1. Walter Morris 1877 #22439 lived 6 weeks
2. Sarah Ann Morris 1879 #4898
3. Ethel Mary Morris 1881 #15526
4. Benjamin Morris 1883 #22734
5. Walter Leslie Morris 1885 #24337
6. Ernest Frank Morris 1888 #1777
7. Francis Jno Morris 1890 #21410 lived 1 month
8. Edith Laura Morris 1891 #26142
3. James Armstrong 1857 #15554 born at Geelong wed 1883 #157 to Eliza Brownbill 1859
8 children 1. William Armstrong 1884 #2716 lived 1 day
2. Hamilton Armstrong 1885 #18010
3. James Leslie Armstrong 1887 #19945
4. Flor Jessie Armstrong 1889 #30967
5. Ivy Flor Armstrong 1892 #13798
6. Herbt Gordon Armstrong 1894 #3711
7. Walter Ernest Armstrong 1896 #11772
8. Doris Millicent Armstrong 1903

Samuel and Agnes Armstrong

Samuel Armstrong came c1883 with Agnes Ada Wilson and their older children,
3 Children 1. Bertha Emily Armstrong 1881 - 1944 #19608 aged 63
2. Elizabeth Ada Armstrong 1884 #7196
3. Harold Armstrong 1886 #4799
1. Bertha Emily Armstrong 1881 - 1944 #19608 aged 63, wed first Stevens, and then wed 1913 #5641 to Joseph Nicholson Adamthwaite

William and Ellen Armstrong

William Armstrong 45 came August 1857 on the Ben Nevis with Ellen King 1812 - 1865 #8295, aged 53, daughter of Ellen Robinson and Augustus King, and their 5 sons,
1. Thomas Armstrong 20,
2. Augustus Armstrong 18,
3. William Armstrong 17,
4. Jacob Armstrong 10
5. Joseph Armstrong infant
2. Augustus Armstrong 1839 - 1885 #13814, aged 46, wed 1871 #1793 to Marianne Rankin.
4 children   1. Ellen Augusina Armstrong 1872 #19194
2. Duncan William Armstrong 1874 #11774
3. Augustus Armstrong 1876 #18839 lived 2 months
4. Alexander Joseph Armstrong 1878 #18819
4. Jacob Armstrong 1847, born in Durham, UK, wed 1866 in Victoria to Caroline Jane Miller born 1848-09-29 at Adelaide, father MILLER Rbt, mother COWLEY Crln
8 children   1. Marion Armstrong 1866
2. Edward Armstrong 1871
3. Lilly Jane Armstrong 1875
4. Arthur Thomas Armstrong 1879
5. Carol Ethel Armstrong 1881
6. Jacob William Armstrong 1885
7. Harold William Armstrong 1887
8. Stanley Garfield Armstrong 1891
4.3. Lily Jane Armstrong 1875 wed 26 Dec 1893 to Samuel Edward Wilson 17 Mar 1872 - 28 Sep 1915 of Wonthaggi. 4 children

William Barnet and Mary Armytage

Mary A Philbrick aged 26 came Jun 1859 on the Herald
Mary A Philbrick aged 27 came Mar 1857 on the Herald Of The Morning
William Barnet Armytage c1825 wed 1860 #1159 to Mary Ann Philbrick (Mary Ann Philbrock) and lived at Geelong
4 children 1. Edward William Armitage 1860 #12206
2. Twin Clara Armitage 1862 #8313
3. Twin Sarah Ann Armitage 1862 #8314
4. Alice Armytage 1864 #13011 lived 7 months
1. Edward William Armytage 1860 #12206 wed 1899 #971 to Agnes Robertson Wood 1871 #18325
1 child 1. Edith May Armytage 1901 #27034
2. Twin Clara Armitage 1862 #8313 wed 1884 #3844 to William Edward Warner, 5 Children
3. Twin Sarah Ann Armitage 1862 #8314 wed 1894 #2030 to Alfred Pagan Brumley 1864 #17123 born at Mortlake


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