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Families featured - Own page for David Burchell,
Alfred Bunn, John Thomas Bunn, William Bunn, Hugh Buntine,
William Bunting, Thomas Burden, Samuel Burdett,

Alfred Bunn

Alfred Bunn 1831 - 1904 #5386 aged 73, son of Ann Berry and Thomas Bunn died at Kingston, wed 1860 #1733 to Sarah Jane Hamilton 1843 - 1921 #8043 aged 78, daughter of Sarah Jane Dawson and William Hamilton, and lived around Victoria
12 children 1. Fanny Bunn 1861 #2387
2. Sarah Jane Bunn 1862 #6939
3. William Alfred Bunn 1864 - 1875 #5961 lived 10 years
4. Elizabeth Anne Bunn 1865 #20699
5. Mary Ann Bunn 1868 #17166
6. Emily Bunn 1870 #18020
7. John Thomas Bunn 1872 #14503 lived 11 months
8. Frederick Charles Bunn 1874 #21360
9. Matilda Bunn 1877 #16639
10. Joseph John Bunn 1879 #24108
11. James Henry Bunn 1883 #8535
12. Ellen Florence Bunn 1888 #28702
1. Fanny Bunn 1861 #2387 wed 1891 #2841 to Charles James Graham and lived at Seymour
4 children 1. William Alfred Graham 1893 #26416
2. Fredk Chas Graham 1895 #15841
3. Harold Seymour Graham 1896 #23292
4. Joseph Henry Graham 1899 #29765
2. Sarah Jane Bunn 1862 #6939 wed 1888 #465 to Thomas Clark and lived at Dean
2 children 1. Rita Clark 1895 #11464 lived 7 months
2. Thos Clark 1897 #2726 lived a day
4. Elizabeth Anne Bunn 1865 #20699 wed c1888 to Chas Mackin who may be Charles Travers Mackin 1866 #21561 son of Sarah Shaw and Charles Mackin born at Geelong, and lived at Mt Egerton
1 child 1. Joseph Mackin 1889 #5850
6. Emily Bunn 1870 #18020 - 1957 #9167 aged 87, wed 1897 #2409 to James Brenton Stephens 1870 #8163 son of Emma Sibley and William Stephens, and lived at Mt Prospect then Creswick
2 children 1. Wm Alfd Stephens 1898 #5249
2. Eileen Annie Stephens 1903 #2504
8. Frederick Charles Bunn 1874 #21360 - 1959 #1270 aged 84, wed 1903 #6333 to Sarah Williams 1874 #15111 - 1943 #4257 aged 68, born at Creswick, lived at Maldon
3 children 1. Alfred Vernon Bunn 1905 #11883
2. Gertrude Bunn 1906 #28057
3. Colin Edgar Bunn 1908 #28388
9. Matilda Bunn 1877 #16639 - 1925 #2980 aged 48, wed 1901 #3900 to Colin Williams and lived at Creswick, 3 children
11. James Henry Bunn 1883 #8535 - 1973 #4054 aged 89, wed 1912 #9211 to Eleanor Jane Hobill 1891 - 1960 #22521 aged 69, born at Allendale
1 child 1. Lydia Jean Augusta Bunn 1913 #8705 - 1977 #16598 aged 64, wed Nance
12. Ellen Florence Bunn 1889 - 1968 #7706 aged 79, daughter of unknown Hamilton and Alfred Bunn died at Clunes, wed 1915 #1106 to John Torney 1888 #24717 - 1968 #20397 aged 79, 8 children born at Creswick

John Thomas Bunn

John Thomas Bunn 1830 - 1904 #11372 aged 74 parents unknown died at Beechworth, appears to be John Bunn came Aug 1857 on the Titan - only one of that surname on that voyage.

Sultana came March 1858 and the Senator came Apr 1858, both with the Bunn family listed as passengers - with Thomas Bunn 53, George Bunn 29, Dorothy Bunn 29, William Bunn 6, Francis Bunn 4 and John Bunn infant. There is no record of these names in Victorian indexes

Jno Thomas Bunn 1850 - 1922 #10553 aged 72 son of Annie Shawl and John Thomas Bunn died at M'ton, born in Norfolk wed 1876 #4532 to Emily Sarah Coxhell 1860 - 1903 #11408 aged 43, died at Snapper Point
4 Children 1. Elizabeth Ann Bunn 1877 #11704
2. Emma Eliza Bunn 1879 #25925
3. John Henry Bunn 1882 #5511 - 1947 #10424 aged 65
4. William James Bunn 1884 #12873 - 1961 #18635 aged 77
1. Elizabeth Anne Bunn 1877 #11704 wed 1895 #6897 to Laughlan Skene Duff Gordon 1872 #25682 and lived at Scarsdale, 10 children
2. Emma Eliza Bunn 1879 #25925 wed c1901 to Charles Albert Young 1874 #5496 born at and lived at Schnappers Point
his brothers are William Henry Young 1871 #15700 and Andrew Young 1876 #19320
5 Children 1. Horace Edw Bunn 1898 #29176
2. Vera May Young 1902 #13749
3. Emily Jane Young 1905 #21509A
4. Alice Ethel Young 1908 #6749
5. Charles Albert Young 1910 #30549
3. John Henry Bunn 1882 #5511 - 1947 #10424 aged 65 wed 1905 #6243 to Nellie Beattie 1887 - 1967 #14939 aged 80,
3 Children 1. Helen Elizabeth Bunn 1905 #29012
2. Eveline Florence Bunn 1908 #3938
3. Robert John Bunn 1910 #3795

William Bunn

William Bunn came c1853 with Sarah Stockford lived at Geelong, Ashby
5 Children 1. Mary Bunn 1854 #698 - 1855 #3468 lived 15 months
2. Alice Bunn 1856 #5176
3. Emily Bunn 1858 #7269
4. Alfred Stockford Bunn 1861 #2901
5. Mary Bunn 1864 #8604
3. Emily Bunn wed 1884 #5860 to David Todd Barnet
1st Child 1. Florence Alice Mary Barnet 1885 #25551
4. Alfred Stockford Bunn 1861 #2901 wed 1888 #1333 to Louisa Alice Kirwood

Hugh Buntine

This continues the family notes on Buntine Pioneers and also notes on Hugh Buntine

Hugh Buntine 1803-1867 came 6/09/1838 on the William Rodger to Sydney from Little Netheraith, Ayrshire and Mary Symington aged 35 died at the end of the voyage Infant aged 6 months died at Spring Cove from want of proper nutriment.
Hugh Buntine (1804 - 1867) born in Kilwinning, Scotland on 1804 to John Buntine, wed a second time on 30 October 1840 to Agnes Davidson 1822-1896 and had 6 children, in September 1841 Agnes gave birth to Albert, thought to be the first white child born in Gippsland. The marriage at Presbyterian, Campbellfield, Melbourne (VIC), is in NSW records. He passed away on 7 Jun 1867 in Rosedale, Victoria, Australia.
Agness wed 1873 #935 to Michael Dawe Hallett c1850, from Somersetshire. She passed away on 29 Feb 1896
6 Children
of Mary
1. Jane Symington Buntine 12 Mar 1826,
2. John Buntine 26 Oct 1827,
3. Robert Buntine 1830 - 1896 #9994 aged 66
4. Mary-Ann Buntine c1832,
5. Hugh Symington Buntine c1834 - 1868 #7395 aged 34
6. Alexander Buntine c1836 born at sea, died of typhus when reached Sydney
6 Children
of Agnes
7. Albert Alexander Buntine 17 Sep 1841 - 1871 birth in NSW records, died in New Zealand.
8. William Odel Buntine 18 Aug 1843 in NSW records
9. Agnes Adomson Buntine 14 Aug 1845 in NSW records
10. Sara Wallace Buntine 12 Oct 1848 in Vic records, born at Bruthen Cr and baptised 1849 #24997 by COfE, Gippsland & Tarraville
11. Katherine Buntine Oct 1850 - 23 Dec 1851
12. Isanella Buntine 1856
2. John Buntine 26 Oct 1827, and Janet Elliott Armstrong lived at Coalville, Euroke, M Ponds, Rosedale, Toongabbie
6 Children 1. Thomas Buntine 1856 - 1925 #15083 aged 69
2. Hugh Buntine 1856 #10943
3. Unnamed Female Buntine 1859 #597
4. Jane Symington Buntine 1861 #566
5. Unnamed Male (Hugh Alexr) Buntine 1863 #2075 - 1947 #2168 aged 84
6. John Symington Buntine 1865 #4769
7. Robert Elliot Buntine 1867 #4338
8. Benjamin Taylor Buntine 1868 #14196X1897 - 1949 #1131 aged 80
9. William Simon Buntine 1869 #24596
10. Janet Elliott Buntine 1871 #25799
11. Albert Andrew Buntine 1874 #12681
3. Robert Buntine 1830 - 1896 #9994 aged 66 wed 1856 #1824 to Janet Haining, then called Jessie Murray, lived at Greenville, Sale
6 Children 1. Hugh Smington Buntine 1856 #10959
2. Mary Harriet Buntine 1861 #10804
3. Jane Symington Buntine 1863 #4425
4. Walter Murray Buntine 1867 - 1953 #1038 aged 86
5. Jno Symington Buntine 1870 - 1932 #10378 aged 62
Mary/Margt Harriet Buntine 1860 - 31 Aug 1941 #19692 aged 81, died at Maffra, wed 1882 #2553 to Richard Little 1858 - 23 Aug 1903 aged 45, son of Mary Weir and George Little, of Nunawading, and lived at Sale, both buried at Heywood Cemetry
Richard Little wed Mary Kingston, dau Frances Mary Little 1875 #19755 - 1907 aged 31, buried at Heywood Cemetry
6 Children 1. Olivia Eleanor Little 1883 - 1952 #11194 aged 69, wed Grey
2. Mary Florence We Little 1884 - 1957 #22412 aged 73 wed Thomas Mackley Noble
3. Elsie Alice Jane Little 1886 #21688 - 1960 #32399 aged 74
4. Grace Irene Little 1888 #33052 - 1949 #11048 aged 61 wed Noble
5. George Ernest Little 1890 #36194 - 4 Apr 1938 #14411 aged 47
Jessie Olivia Little wed Herbert George Noble
4. Mary-Ann Buntine c1832 wed 1856 #1631 to Benjamin Taylor and lived at Yarraville, Bruthen Ck, Rosedale,
6 Children 1. George Albert Taylor 1857 #8008
2. Buntine Taylor 1858 #9053
3. Berezy Taylor 1859 #22100
4. Mary Taylor 1861 #23512
5. Jane Taylor 1864 #24437
6. Eliza Euphine Taylor 1872 #25825
5. Hugh Symington Buntine 1834 - 1868 #7395 aged 34, wed 1862 #2085 to Elizabeth Sharp and lived at Sale then Rosedale Elizabeth Buntine from Dublin, wed 1874 #1151 to Daniel Foley
3 Children 1. Jane Symington Buntine 1863 #10414
2. Annie Elizabeth Buntine 1866 #4541
3. Alfred Hugh Symington Buntine 1868 #19020
Hugh Smington Buntine wed Florence Cullen
2 Children 1. Athol Dowe Buntine 1891 - 1977 #14087 aged 86 2. Helen Florence Buntine 1887 - 1965 #4978 aged 78
7. Albert Buntine wed 1860 #2936 to Margaret Page Thorburn and lived at Longford, Rosedale
2 Children 1. Jane Buntine 1861 #5091
2. Percival Edgar Buntine 1872 #11550
8. William Buntine 18 Aug 1843 wed 1864 #270 to Susanna Mawley and lived in Sale, both appear to have died before 1921.
3 Children 1. Letitia Jane Buntine 1865 #4775
2. Hugh Albert Alexander Buntine 1868 #25843
3. Rosina Isabella Buntine 1870 #18714
9. Agnes Adamson Buntine wed 1863 #2909 to Charles Ignatz Duve and lived at Rosedale
10. Sarah Wallace Buntine 1849 #24997 wed 1866 #740 to George Taylor
3 Children 1. Mary Alberta Treanor 1871 #20987 born at Blairgowie, father Henry Treanor
2. Matilda Sarah Smith 1876 #22121 born at Collingwood, father Thomas Smith
3. Jessie Agnes Brown 1888 #32678R born at Richmond, father Robert Brown
12. Isabella Buntine wed 1875 #1996 to Jackson Orr c1850, from Ireland, and lived at Traralgon, Toongabbie Jackson Orr aged 20, came May 1870 on the Crusader
8 Children 1. Agnes Jane Orr 1876 #12741
2. Maud Isabella Orr 1877 #19246
3. Florence May Orr 1879 #5955
4. Adelaide Violet Orr 1880 #19278
5. William Joseph Orr 1882 #12728
6. Thomas Henry Orr 1883 #20321
7. Arthur Jackson Orr 1885 #6560
8. Evelyne Daisy Orr 1886 #30198

William Bunting

William Bunting wed 13 DEC 1817 to Ellenor Pratt at Roydon Near Lynn, Norfolk, England William Bunting christened 29 MAY 1825, son of Ellen and William Bunting, at Roydon Near Lynn, Norfolk, England William Bunting from Norfolk 1825 - 1865 #1554 aged 40, was in Port Phillip 1853 with Martha Turner, and each child was registered in a different country town
Martha Bunting nee Turner, died 1912, wed 1866 #3299 to Charles William Tyzack from Norfolk, and lived at Majorca
7 children 1. Louisa Victoria Bunting 1853 #1373 - 1861 #8221 lived 8 years
2. Samuel Bunting 1855 - 1866 #1897 lived 10 years
3. George Bunting 1857 #16445
4. Martha Ann Bunting 1859 #21749 born at Talbot, wed 1879 #1520 to James Burchell
5. Harriet Frances Bunting 1862 #9341 - 1863 #6753 lived 17 months
6. Charlotte Bunting 1864 #23085 - 1866 #8340 lived 2 years
7. Charles William Tyzack 1867 #9115 born at Majorca
1. George Bunting wed 1878 #4964 to Agnes Gertrude Goldspring 1857 #7117 and lived at Maryborough
George Bunting possibly registered 1857 #16445 son of Martha Turner and William Bunting born at Amhurst
9 children 1. George Ernest Bunting 1879 #17652
2. Charles William Bunting 1881 #10802
3. Alfred Henry Bunting 1882 #24327
4. Ethel May Bunting 1883 #24736 - 1970 #7195 aged 86, wed Hood
5. Agnes May Bunting 1885 #24918 - 1886 #1172 lived 7 months
6. Edith May Bunting 1887 #4647
7. Twin Albert Edward Samuel Bunting 1889 #5211 - 1962 #18346 aged 74
8. Twin Elsie Victoria May Bunting 1889 #5212 - 1970 #14806 aged 82 wed McLellan
9. Agnes May Bunting 1890 #29580 - 1891 #4746 lived 8 months
4. Martha Ann Bunting 1859 #21749 born at Talbot, wed 1879 #1520 to James Burchell born in Adelaide, and lived in Craigie, Talbot, Marysville

Thomas Burden

Thomas Burden Christening: 20 Dec 1812 Southbroom St. James, Wiltshire, England son of Hannah and Richard Burden
Thomas Burden wed Sep quarter 1855 to Mary Long in Devizes District, Wiltshire, Vol 5a, page 145
From on Monday, 13 April, 2009, James Burden was born 24 Apr 1857 at Bath, Somerset, England and died 23 Jun 1933

Thomas Burdon/Burden 44 came Jun 1857 on the Castilian with Mary Burdon 23 and infant James as Assisted British Immigrants

Thomas Burden 1813 - 1873 #8581 aged 60 son of Hannah and Richard Burden of Wiltshire, came 1857 with Mary Long and lived at Woodend

10 Children 1. James Burden 24 Apr 1856 born at Bath, UK
2. Ruth Burden 1858 #18634
3. Emily Burden 1861 #5120R
4. George William Burden 1863 #5392
5. Charles Edwin Burden 1864 #25724
6. Anna Jane Burden 1866 #18779
7. Sarah Burden 1869 #12554
8. Mary Ann Burden 1871 #6356 - 1893 #11646 aged 22 died at Prn Alf Hosp
9. Oliver Thomas Burden 1872 #27248
10. Frank Henry Burden 1876 #20220R
1. James Burden c1856 born at Bath, UK wed 1883 #1884 to Maria Agnes Simmons 1863 - 1935 #18084 aged 72, dau of Ann Nolan and Robert Simmons of Wallan, and lived at Violet town, Euroa, Beechworth
Robert Symmons wed 1850 #778A to Anne Nolan at St Francis, Roman Catholic church Melbourne
8 Children 1. Rosa Jane Burden 1884 #13460
2. James Henry Burden 1886 #10040
3. Ruth Agnes Burden 1888 #29082
4. Oliver Jno Burden 1891 #2956
5. Annie Maria Burden 1893 #3458
6. Robert Francis Burden 1895 #18100
7. Mary Ann Burden 1898 #8462
8. Nellie Burden 1901 #726
2. Ruth Burden 1858 #18634 wed 3 Jan 1878 #726 to Henry Purchase 1854 #18667
3. Emily Burden wed 1881 #1614 to George Henry Davis born at Maryborough, and lived at Euroa
7 Children 1. Florence Davis 1881 #26752R
2. Frances Davis 1886 #10044
3. Ruby Davis 1888 #20163
4. Lillian Davis 1890 #32151 - 1896 #1684 lived 5 years
5, Helena Davis 1893 #3470
6. Olive Davis 1896 #3183
7. Thomes James Davis 1898 #10828
4. George William Burden 1863 #5392 wed 1883 #5263 to Rose Jane Reynolds and lived at Woodend
7 Children 1. Ethel Jane Burden 1884 #28797
2. Thomas William Burden 1887 #25051
3. Arthur Edwin Burden 1888 #34503
4. Edith May Burden 1890 #28820
5. Amelia Burden 1893 #8661
6. Ernest George Burden 1899 #25979 - 1901 #1368 lived 1 year
7. Lily Burden 1901 #26280
5. Charles Edwin Burden 1864 #25724 wed 1895 #3184 to Mary Ann Pace and no chn listed
6. Anna Jane Burden 1866 #18779 wed 1890 #3714 to Wm Thos Martin and lived at Maryborough, Tarnagulla
3 Children 1. Wm Thomas Martin 1890 #34209
2. Oliver Geo Martin 1892 #25128
3. Anna Jane Martin 1898 #22634

Samuel Burdett

Samuel Burdett 1801 - 1858 #4458 aged 57 son of Mary Anne and Samuel Burdett of Mowsley Leicestershire UK, wed 10 Aug 1828 at Saint Margaret, Leicester, England to Sarah Worth 1805 - 1885 aged 85 daughter of William Worth of Whitwick, Leicestershire came Sep 1855 on the Western Bride with Elizabeth 14, Louisa 12 and Samuel 4.
5 Children 1. Thomas Burdett 1830 - 1902 #8868 aged 76 died at Carngham
2. Mary Burdett 1832
3. Elizabeth Burdett 1839
4. Louisa Burdett 1841
5. Samuel Burdett 1851
1. Thomas Burdett 1830 aged 23 came Jan 1853 on the James Brown with Phoebe Ann Taylor aged 22, 1830 - 1892 #9615 aged 62, parents unknown, and infant daughter Ann, lived at Carngham
8 children 1. Sarah Ann Burdett 1852 - 1853 #489 lived 5 months
2. Phoebe Ann Burdett 1853 - 1853 #24969 lived 4 months
3. Elizabeth Anne Burdett 1855 #1469
4. John Burdett c1857
5. Thomas George Burdett 1858 - 1879 #10026 aged 18
6. Sarah Ann Burdett 1860 #2720
7. Twin Mary Taylor Burdett 1864 #7349 - 1864 #3036 lived 6 weeks
8. Twin Jane Louisa Burdett 1864 #7350 - 1926 #9025 aged 62, wed 1893 #5581 to James Miller Roddis
4. John Burdett c1857 wed 1883 #15 to Sarah Coster 1864 #20466
11 children 1. Meretta Elizabeth Burdett 1884 #15443 - 1961 #8142 aged 76, wed 1920 #7578 to John Edwin Jones
2. Sarah Ann Burdett 1886 #16817 - 1968 #18044 aged 82, wed 1915 #7403 to Peter Chalmers
3. Hannah Jane Burdett 1888 #18769 - 1953 #23050 aged 65, wed 1910 #200R to Alfred Thomas Nunn
4. Belinda Agnes Burdett 1890 #30890 - 1974 #23527 aged 85 wed Nunn
5. Thomas Henry Burdett 1893 #11201
6. Phoebe Adelaide Burdett 1895 #19338 - 1967 #22392 aged 72, wed McKay
7. Bertha Evelyn Burdett 1898 #4494 - 1970 #8587 aged 72, wed Conlon
8. John Edward Burdett 1900 #17618
9. Twin Stanley Mercer Burdett 1903 #1916
10. Twin Stephen Alexander Burdett 1903 #1917
11. Althea Grace Burdett 1904 #24457
6. Sarah Ann Burdett 1860 #2720 wed 1883 #5415 to Benjamin Edward Gardner 1856 #12670 born at Carngham

2. Mary Burdett aged 22 1830 - 1910 #3388 aged 80, and Benjamin Bott aged 26 - 1902 #11575 aged 75, son of Benjamin, came Sep 1855 on the Western Bride, with baby Louisa, both died at Smythesdale
1 child 1. Louisa Ann Bott 1854 - 1961 #7230 aged 6
3. Elizabeth Burdett 1839 - 1918 #5161 aged 79 wed 1857 #3549 to James Martin Howlett 1831 - 1895 #3452 aged 64, and lived at Smythesdale then Ballarat for a time before returning to Smythesdale, 15 children
4. Louisa Burdett wed 1859 #1256 to Charles Henry Seaton and vanish from Victorian records after 1866
3 children 1. Charles William Seaton 1860 #8107
2. Maria Seaton 1862 - 1964412 lived 22 months
2. Louis Herbert Seaton 1866 #19397
5. Samuel Burdett wed 1886 #3163 to Mary Jane Craigie 1850 #9135 - 1913 #15008 aged 63, born at Portland
3 children 1. Florence Burdett 1883 - 1947 #20415 aged 64, wed 1914 #1869 to Walter Ritchie
2. George Burdett 1886 - 1976 #21727 aged 91 wed 1911 #11035 to Charlotte Alexander
3. Seibert Burdett 1890 - 1969 #17404 aged 79, wed 1919 #4492 to Ruby Jane Clark




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