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Families featured
James Chandler, wed Margaret Fennel,
James Chandler wed 1870 to Susanna Hetherton
George Chandler wed Eliza Wright,
daughter - Emma Chandler wed 1874 to Demster Robson,
son Demster Robson 1878, wed Emily Elizabeth Buckland, dau of James Buckland
Joseph Parsons


Margaret Oshannessy 1843 - 1869 #2746 aged 26, dau of Margaret and Wil Oshannessy from Ireland
Margaret Oshannessy wed 1866 #1428 to Isiac Jacob Thomas Chandler from Kent

James Chandler, convict

For notes on the Berkshire arrived 3 Oct 1848, see Ships arrived 1848 at Port Phillip, Berkshire landed her passengers in Geelong.
Joseph Chandler aged 18 came Oct 1848 on the Berkshire with Ellen Chandler aged 16, 1832 and James Chandler aged 15, 1833

Joseph Chandlers aged 43 came Oct 1848 on the Berkshire with Mary Chandlers aged 42, Joseph Chandlers aged 19, 1829
Ann Chandlers aged 18, 1830 - 1876 #1092 aged 46, dau of Mary Murphy and Joseph Chandler from Cork
Helen Chandlers aged 17, 1831 James Chandlers aged 14, 1834 Henry Chandlers aged 11, 1837 Caroline Chandlers aged 8, 1840 George Chandlers aged 4, 1844
Mary Chandler nee Murphy 1799 - 1855 #112 aged 56, dau of Mary and Timothy Murphy from Kerr Joseph Chandler 1788 - 1876 #8566 aged 76, son of Joseph Chandler from York
Are these the same person, death registered twice?
James Chandler 1833 - 1876 #4912 aged 43, son of Mary Murphy and Joseph Chandler from London
James Chandler 1833 - 1876 #6386 aged 43, son of Mary Jane Murphy and Joseph Chandler from London

James Chandler c1812, when aged 22, from Minchinhampton, sentenced 29 Aug 1835 to Life at Gloucester Assizes, arrived in Hobart 26th April, 1836 on the Layton (2) departed 10 Dec 1835 from Sheerness, Cornwall Chronicle, Saturday 17 April 1847 - Conditional Pardons:- James Chandler. Laylor 2
James Chandler came free permission to marry 19 Jun 1849 to Margaret Ferguson came on convict ship Emma Eugenia CON52/1/3 p70 RGD37/8 : 1849/220
Description Labourer Cloth Dresser, 5'3", aged 22, fresh compl, oval face, grey eyes, red-brown hair, from Minchinhampton, Ordered to be working on the roads

James Chandler wed 1862 to Margaret Fennell

James Chandler wed 1862 #1647 to Margaret Fennell and lived in Melbourne. She may have arrived 1838, with her family, Stephen Fennell, Margaret Downy, Ptk, Dennis, My, Thos, Stephen, John, dau, son, dau arrived 28 July 1838 on the barque Duke of Roxburghe, Capt Thomson, from London 12 April 1838, with 32 passengers and 66 emigrants
3 Children 1. Margaret Chandler 1863 #3335 died
2. Margaret Chandler 1864 #23522 - 1864 #8253 lived 5 days
3. Mary Chandler 1868 #10815

James Chandler wed 1870 to Susanna Hetherton

James Chandler wed 1870 #3484 to Susanna Hetherton and lived in Coburg, Healesville. She is dau of Susanna Harper and John Hetherton, born at Kinlochewe baptised 1847 #15606 at Church of England, St James, Melbourne
See Came before 1849, John Hetherton aged 22 (family 21) Labourer Prot reads Tyrone, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye with Susanna Hetherton aged 22 and Robt Hetherton aged 2.
7 Children 1. Sarah Elizabeth Chandler 1871 #23593
2. Mary Jane Chandler 1873 #24301
3. Susan Chandler 1876 #16806 - 1881 #4733 lived 4 years
4. Anne Amelia Chandler 1878 #23471
5. Susan Chandler 1881 #23993
6. Harriet Maud Chandler 1884 #24985
7. John Henry Chandler 1887 #11770

George Chandler wed Eliza Wright

Robson dates are from a Submitted entry in IGI
From Haythornthwaite family, George Chandler born c1818 died before 23 Aug 1858, in Ballarat, Vic, with details not recorded.
Eliza Wright born c1831 in Hull, Yorkshire, wed 2nd to Wm Hy Weavers and later to William Haythornthwaite,
George Chandler joined with Eliza Wright about 1853 and lived at Ballarat
He may be
George Chandler aged 19 came Jul 1852 on the Dalhousie
George Chandler aged 20 came Nov 1852 on the John Bunyan
George either died, or 'moved on', in about 1861.
William Henry Weaver wed 1859 #1396 to Eliza Ann Chandler
William Haythornthwaite and Eliza lived at Taradale
8 children 1. Emma Maria Chandler 1854 #2335
2. George Chandler 1856 #8298
3. William Chandler 1858 #16734
2nd family 4. Sarah Ann Weavers 1860 #21584, mother Eliza Ann Wright
3rd family 5. Richard Haythornthwaite 1862 #23918, mother Eliza Weavers 6. John Procter Haythorn-Thwaite 1865 #19023, mother Eliza Weavers 7. William James Haythornthwaite 1868 #12681, mother Eliza Chandler 8. Vincent Wright Haythornthwaite 1871 #26740, mother Eliza Wright
1. Emma Maria Chandler 1854 #2335 wed at Wollongong NSW on 26 Dec 1874 #3924 to Demster Robson from Northumberland
2. George Chandler 1856 #8298 wed 1880 #2308 to Elizabeth Browell from England, and lived at Ballarat
6 children 1. George William Chandler 1881 #5308 lived 23 months
2. John Chandler 1882 #11804
3. George Chandler 1883 #19477
4. Emma Elizabeth Chandler 1884 #27654
5. Annie Chandler 1886 #6091
6. Willie Chandler 1887 #23635
2. John Browell Chandler 1882 #11804 wed 1902 #8110 to Clara Edith Stuchlik
3 Children 1. Clara Edith Chandler 1903 #15619
2. Gordon Jno Chandler 1905 #15786 lived 1 month
3. Jno Theodore Chandler 1906 #27523 lived 1 month
4. Sarah Ann Weavers 1860 #21584, mother Eliza Ann Wright, wed 1882 #3405 to James Farquhar Hart 1856 #9596 born at Kyneton, son of Elizabeth Gibson amd James Creath Hart, and lived at Rochester
4 Children 1. Vincent Vernon Hart 1883 #19202
2. Eliza Elizabeth Hart 1885 #5620
3. James Creath Hart 1886 #29240
4. Richard Hart 1888 #15193

James Buckland

From James Buckland, with thanks to Robyn Bray
James Buckland wed Emily Parsons, daughter of Joseph Parsons and Louisa Ann Walkley, on 7 Dec 1874 in Wollongong, NSW Australia. (Emily Parsons was born on 4 Apr 1851 in Bulli, NSW Australia and died on 1 Jan 1933 in Wollongong, NSW Australia.) Daughter of Louisa married on 12 Dec 1842 in Sydney, NSW Australia to Joseph Parsons, son of Thomas Parsons and Sarah Organ,
Joseph Parsons was born in 1821 in North Nibley, Gloucestershire England, christened on 17 Jun 1821 and died on 19 Aug 1904 in Jamberoo, near Wollongong, NSW Australia. wed on 12 Dec 1842 in Sydney, NSW Australia to Louisa Ann Walkley Born: Abt 1817, Stroud, Gloucestershire England and Died: 5 Sep 1898, Figtree, Wollongong, NSW Australia aged about 81

James Buckland Birth date: 2 Mar 1846. Birth place: Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. Death date: 29 Jan 1934
Emily parents - James Buckland wed 1874 #4237 to Emily Parsons in Wollongong, NSW
James Buckland born: 2 Mar 1848, Springvale, Corrimal, NSW and died 29 Jan 1934, Wollongong, NSW at age 85
Emily Parsons born: 4 Apr 1851, Bulli, NSW, wed 7 Dec 1874 and died: 1 Jan 1933, Wollongong, NSW Australia at age 81
8 Children 1. Ethel May Buckland NSW 22497/1876 wed 23-January-1895 to William Dobinson c1871
2. Harold James Buckland NSW 24649/1878 born 21-January-1878 died 22-July-1954 wed 1904 to Mary Melinda Fackender Born: 1877
3. Ernest Joseph Buckland NSW 26226/1879
4. Percival George Buckland NSW 18984/1881
5. Herbert Stanley Buckland NSW 22843/1884
6. Emily Elizabeth Buckland NSW 24844/1887 died 24438/1938
7. Archibald Frederick Buckland NSW 24292/1889
8. William Henry Buckland NSW 39188/1893
6. Emily Elizabeth Buckland born NSW 1887 #24844, died 1938 #24438 and wed 1906 #11491 to Demster Robson 1878 #11570 - 1934 #21414, son of Demster Robson and Emma Maria Chandler from Northumberland
Demster Robson senior, from Northumberland, wed 1874 #3924 to Emma Chandler 1854 #2335 born in Ballarat, dau of Eliza Wright and George Chandler
G Chandler arrived 1845-08-24 in Adelaide on Marys from Hobart
George Chandler, Eliza Wright, parents of child born 1851-05-14 named Ellen Jane Chandler at Adelaide


Joseph Parsons

From Walkeley Family Tree, from Stroud, Gloucestershire,
Joseph Parsons Born: Bef. 17-June-1821 in Wotton-Under-Egdge, Gloucestershire, and Died: 19-August-1904 in Jamberoo, New South Wales
wed 12-December-1842 in Sydney, to Louisa Walkley c1817 in Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K. Died: 5-September-1898 in Figtree, New South Wales, dau of
Joseph Walkley Born: 1783 in King's Stanley, Gloucestershire, U.K.
wed 4-June-1802 to Mary Bowley Born: Bef. 9-February-1783 in Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.

Their 5th child is
Emily Parsons Born: 4-April-1851 in Bulli , New South Wales Died: 1-January-1933 in Wollongong, New South Wales wed 7-December-1874 in Wollongong to James Buckland Born: 2-March-1848 in possibly Springvale, Corrimal, and Died: 29-January-1934 in Wollongong, New South Wales




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