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James Firman, Thomas Firman, Culbart Fisher, Edward Fisher,
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James and Harriet Firman


From on 26 April 2010
Thomas Firman was born 1803 and was drowned at sea at Shoreham, Sussex on 13 Sep 1828 aged 25, and was buried at Shoreham. Thomas Firman wed on 17 Feb 1827 to Sarah Burt Ray at Faversham, Kent, UK, and their baby son, Thomas Firman was born 23 Dec 1827. Sarah Firman wed John Magee, and they had 6 children.

James Firman wed 10 May 1858 #2474 to Harriet Amelia Miller at Maryborough, and lived at Mccullums and later at Clunes
10 Children 1. Thomas Firman 1859 #16391 lived 2 years
2. William Firman 1861 #4831
3. John Mcgee Firman 1863 #3088 - 1937 #12567 aged 74
4. James Ray Firman 1865 #3222
5. Henry Firman 1866 #22289
6. Thomas Owen Firman 1868 #24309
7. Charles Firman 1871 #17338
8. Francis Firman 1874 #3382 - 1928 #11926 aged 54
9. Amelia Elizabeth Firman 1877 #7785 lived 11 years
10. Geo Firman 1880 #1403
2. William Firman 1861 #4831 wed 1888 #5480 to Marion Bryce and lived at Dunbulbalane then at Numurkah. Elizabeth died the day her brother James was born and died.
7 Children 1. Wm Thos Firman 1889 #20943
2. Robt John Firman 1890 #31827
3. Ethel Marion Firman 1893 #3110
4. Alice May Firman 1894 #28669
5. Elizabeth Muriel Firman 1899 #12007 lived 4 years
6. Jas Firman 1904 #5078 lived 1 day
7. Isabel Mary Firman 1907 #21182
4. James Ray Firman 1865 #3222 wed 1891 #2757 to Rose Annie/Emily Walker 1865 #653 born at Bungaree (called Rose Emily) and noved to Marysville
4 Children 1. Elizth Rose Firman 1892 #12811
2. Jas Thos Firman 1896 #6273
3. Albt Walt Firman 1897 #29827
4. Lillian May Firman 1900 #4774
6. Thomas Owen Firman 1868 #24309 wed 1897 #1553 to Emily Maslin 1871 #2220 daughter of Ann Rose and Noah Maslin born at Eaglehawk
8. Francis Firman 1874 #3382 wed 1901 #3385 to Adelaide Bryce and lived at Numurkah
7 Children 1. Wm Thos Firman 1889 #20943
2. Robt John Firman 1890 #31827
3. Ethel Marion Firman 1893 #3110
4. Alice May Firman 1894 #28669
5. Elizth Muriel Firman 1899 #12007 lived 4 years
6. Jas Firman 1904 #5078 lived 1 day
7. Isabel Mary Firman 1907 #21182

Thomas and Catherine Firman

From on Sunday, 14 October 2012
Thomas Firman is my direct great great great grandfather who came to Australia as a convict in 1835 on the ship the Mangles, for sheep stealing. He was asigned to Edward Abbott Esq junior to work. He served 8 years with him and was granted a conditional pardon. Whilst serving his time he spent 3 years a police officer with his good friend (also a convict) William Ransome who later was a wittness to Thomas and Catherines wedding 18 Dec 1844.
Added Monday, 15 October 2012
Thomas Firman applied for an application to marry Catherine Pitt on 4 th Oct 1843, Then they married on the 18 Dec 1843 at St Davids parish church in Hobart Tasmanian.
See Thomas Firmin may be visiting Melbourne 1843

Thomas Firman, one of 310 convicts transported on the Mangles, left London 24 April 1835 and arrived at Hobart on 24th December, 1835,
Thomas Firman 1813 - 1867 aged 50, son of Sarah May and John Firman of Suffock, came to Port Phillip from Tasmania before 1848 with Catherine Pitt 1822 - 1899 #12180 aged 77, dau of Theophilus Pitt, and were part of the team surveying Gippsland
10 Children 1. Charles William Firman 1844 wed Ellen Jane Mitchell
2. George Farman 1844 - 1930 #15655 aged 86 - George Walter Firman wed Maryanne Burningham
3. Elesia Maria Firman 1848 #32244 christened Methodist/Wesleyan, Geelong #464
4. Louisa Firman 1849 #25012 - 1928 #9847 aged 78, christened CofE Gippsland & Tarraville #365
5. Emma Firman 1851 #25106 - 1931 #2015 aged 78, christened CofE, Gippsland & Tarraville #366
6. Arthur Henry Firman 1858 #19664
7. Isabella Firman 1860 #21303 - 1862 #27 lived 1 year
8. Edith Frances Firman 1863 #5558
9. Agnes Ann Firman wed Edward William O’Sullivan
10. Sophia Elizabeth Firman wed James Robert Hornsby
1. Charles William Firman 1844 wed 1872 #7 to Ellen Jane Mitchell from England, and lived at Amhurst, Ballarat, Melbourne
7 Children 1. Mildred Amando Firman 1872 #13297 - 1875 #10563 lived 2 yearsv 2. Lillian May/Lydia Mary Firman 1874 #6788 - 1875 #10565 lived 1 year
3. Maud Isabel Firman 1876 #7786 - 1877 #714 lived 9 months
4. Carol Amanda Cat Firman 1882 #12299
5. Charles Arthur William Firman 1883 #19877
6. George Frederick Firman 1885 #6124
7. Wm Henry Mitchell Firman 1887 #23957
2. George Farman 1845 as George Walter Firman 1844 - 1930 #15655 aged 86, wed 1873 #2246 to Maryanne Burningham from Dublin Geo Walt Firman wed 1889 #5963 to Sibyle Jane Gray 1944 #5695 aged 79, dau of Sarah Jane Wright and Alex Gray from New Zealand
3 Children 1. Violet Ellesmere Firman 1890 #22527
2. Leslie Gordon Firman 1892 #13042
3. Myra Selwyn Firman 1893 #12442
3. Alicia Maria Firman wed 1871 in Hobart, Tasmania to George Harrison and lived at St Arnaud
3 Children 1. Landseer Harrison 1875 #19627 - 1876 #7366 lived 9 months
2. Reginald Ainsworth Harrison 1879 #19585
3. Frederick Valent Harrison 1882 #12354
4. Louisa Firman wed 1874 #772 - 1928 #9847 aged 78, to Archibald Kay from Glascow and settled at Donald
6 Children 1. Archibald John Kay 1876 #15711
2. Louisa Emma Kay 1878 #15133
3. Florence Kernot Kay 1880 #8086
4. Clara Sophia Kay 1882 #1997
5. May Evelyn Meici Kay 1883 #15817
6. Maurice Edwin Gordon Kay 1886 #2341
7. Edith Agnes Alicia Kay 1890 #2790
2. Louise Emma Kay 1878 #15133 wed c1901 to William Ditchburn 1874 - 1938 #5599 aged 64
5. Emma Firman 1851 #25106 - 1931 #2015 aged 78, wed 1877 #4653 to Alexander Mckinlay from London
3 Children 1. Eliza Ruby Mckinlay 1879 #5564
2. Elsie Mary Mckinlay 1880 #5150
3. William Alexander Talbot Mckinlay 1882 #19214 - 1883 #9644 lived 1 year
8. Edith Frances Firman wed 1888 #8014 to George Bignell from Tasmania, and lived at Donald
3 Children 1. George Stanley Bignell 1890 #2814
2. Edith Constance Bignell 1890 #31786
3. Dorothy Grace Bignell 1901 #26384

Culbart and Theresa Fisher

Culbert Fisher Birth: 15 Dec 1831 Christening: 05 Feb 1832 son of Elizabeth Booth and Joseph Fisher at Jackson Lane Indep Or Congregational-Nc, Manchester, Lancashire, England
Culbert Fisher c1831 - 1880 #11638 aged 49 son of Elizabeth Booth and Joseph Fisher of Manchester, wed c1854 to Theresa Nancarrow 1830 - 1881 #12237 aged 51 died at Waterloo, daughter of Christian Ann Wilson and John Nancarrow,
Culbart Fisher came c1855 with Theresa Nancarrow and lived at Amherst
6 Children 1. Isaac Fisher 1856 #10447 - 1862 #5822 lived 5 years
2. Culbert Fisher 1858 #13548 - 1862 #3342 lived 3 years
3. Elizabeth Ann Fisher 1860 #21291
4. Theresa Fisher 1862 #18486
5. Culbert Fisher 1865 #19695
6. John Fisher 1871 #21466.
3. Elizabeth Ann Fisher 1860 #21291 wed 1879 #2603 to Robert Robinson
5. Culbert Fisher wed 1887 #1769 to Rebecca Ann Baynes 1866 #23506 dau of Ann Elizabeth Foster and William Baynes and lived at Waterloo, Elmhurst
5 Children 1. Annie Elizabeth Fisher 1888 #16487
2. Teresa Gladys Fisher 1889 #36039
3. Culbert Grenville Fisher 1891 #18154
4. Amy Clarice Fisher 1894 #25224
5. Leslie Wm Fisher 1897 #10696
2. Culbert Fisher 19-Jul-1890 - 30-Jun-1961 wed 19-Dec-1916 to Emma Mudford 31-May-1885 - 23-Jun-1963. See web page Mudford near bottom of the page, item 79

Edward and Emma Fisher

Edward Fisher wed 1859 #4279 to Emma Sophia Stafford and lived at Collingwood, St Kilda,
10 children 1. Mary Louisa Fisher 1861 #5454
2. Unnamed Male Fisher 1862 #10320
3. Emma Elizabeth Fisher 1864 #11920 - 1864 #4941 lived 11 days
4. Arthur Henry Fisher 1865 #11870
5. Walter John Fisher 1867 #11325 - 1875 #3947 lived 8 years
6. Alfred Charles Fisher 1869 #11922
7. Reuben Sivia Fisher 1871 #12561 - 1872 #3022 lived 1 year
8. Ernest Albert Fisher 1873 #13004
9. Frederick Ralph Fisher 1874 #26160
10. Alice Edith Fisher 1876 #26135
1. Mary Louisa Fisher 1861 #5454 wed 1886 #1390 to Charles Mcguiness 1865 - 1892 #11570 aged 27, son of Margt Mccombe and Thomas Mcguiness, and lived at St Kilda,
Mary Louisa Mcguiness nee Fisher, wed 1901 #8295 to Robert Mcguiness
2 children 1. Leslie Charles Mcguiness 1888 #25021
2. Elsie Mary Mcguiness 1893 #6755
10. Alice Edith Fisher 1876 #26135 - 1935 #7327 aged 58, wed 1899 #7903 to Edwin Peter Marshall 1870 #11241 - 1945 #8146 aged 75, 2 children

Frederick and Martha Fisher

Frederick Fisher came c1856 with Martha Ann McKay and lived at Creswick
9 children 1. Joseph Fisher 1856 - 1881 #10085 aged 25 years
2. Christian Frederick Fisher 1857 #15077
3. Geo Fisher 1859 #13471
4. Charlotte Fisher 1861 #13986 - 1884 #4212 aged 23 years
5. Martha Ann Fisher 1863 #13732
6. Chas Fairgloth Fisher 1865 #14699
7. Hugh Arthur Fisher 1868 #2055
8. Emily Fisher 1873 - 1881 #963 aged 8 years
9. Hugh Fisher 1875 #22161 - 1877 #1018 lived 16 months
2. Christian Frederick Fisher 1857 #15077 wed 1883 #4705 to Alice Johns

Joseph and Agnes Fisher

Joseph Fisher from Westmorland wed 1873 #2698 to Agnes Garner Pryde from Fyfeshire lived at St Arnaud, Talbot
7 Children 1. Lillie Ida Fisher 1874 #12383 - 1875 #8966 lived 1 year
2. Rose Ethel Fisher 1874 #12384 - 1877 #6607 lived 3 years
3. Maggie May Fisher 1875 #19654
4. Ernest Fisher 1877 #11830
5. Harold Fisher 1882 #5632
6. Cyril Hector Fisher 1884 #21002
7. Leonard Fisher 1886 #14272
7. Leonard Fisher 1886 #14272 wed 1911 #3495 to Mabel Punshon 1889 #17476 and lived at Williamstown

James and Mary Fishwick

William Barrett aged 38 came Aug 1845 as Assisted British Immigrants on the Cataraqui with Mary Barrett aged 39, George Barrett aged 10, Dinah Barrett aged 9, Henry Barrett aged 7 and Francis Barrett aged 6
James Fishwick aged 31 came Jan 1854 on the Gulnare
James Fishwick 1827 - 1892 #12545 aged 74, son of Hannah Wood and Robert Fishwick, wed 1855 #277 to Frances Barrit/Barrett 1827 - 1891 #8911 aged 64, daughter of Jane ONeill and William Barrett, and lived at Ballarat
6 Children 1. Robert Fishwick 1855 #4273 - 1914 #4141 aged 59
2. William Fishwick 1856 #12447 - 1856 #5117 lived 1 month
3. Ann Jane Fishwick 1857 #14690
4. Fanny Fishwick 1859 #13060 - 1859 #5961 lived 1 day
5. James Fishwick 1860 #13630 - 1917 #12495 aged 57
6. William Barrett Fishwick 1864 #271
1. Robert Fishwick 1855 #4273 - 1914 #4141 aged 59 wed 1875 #1172 to Jemima Merritt 1855 - 1931 #7713 aged 76, daughter of Betsy and Thomas Merritt, and lived at Ballarat
13 Children 1. Robert William Fishwick 1875 #289 - 1877 #7113 lived 2 years
2. Fanny Bertha Fishwick 1877 #380
3. Florence Edith Fishwick 1879 #6706
4. Albert Ernest Fishwick 1881 #6956
5. Robert Fishwick 1882 - 1946 #5768 aged 65
6. Gertrude Beatrice Fishwick 1884 #305
7. Richard Garfield Fishwick 1886 #15570
8. Cleveland Bath Fishwick 1889 #435 - 1891 #277 lived 2 years
9. Leslie Ivo Fishwick 1892 #29312 - 1950 #1617 aged 57
10. Eric Ephraim Fishwick 1894 #17440
11. Septimus Clive Fishwick 1897 #16175
12. Daisy Fishwick 1898 #23739
13. Nina Sylvia Fishwick 1900 #471
2. Fanny Bertha Fishwick 1877 #380 wed 1907 #2164 to Chas Walt Murray 1880 #13234 son of Elizabeth Adams and James Murray born and lived at Ballarat, 5 Children
3. Florence Edith Fishwick 1879 #6706 wed 1913 #7764 to Ernest David Armstrong
4. Albert Ernest Fishwick 1881 #6956 - 1946 #5768 aged 65, wed 1914 #2092 to Elsie Lilian Flowers c1894 - 1981 #2240 daughter of Jemima and Henry Flowers
2 Children 1. Phyllis Lillian Fishwick 1914 #27995
2. Elsie Jean Fishwick 1920 #35597
6. Gerte Beatrice Fishwick 1884 #305 - 1944 #16086 aged 57, wed 1909 to Maximilian Thomas Wellard 1879, 3 Children
7. Richard Garfield Fishwick 1886 #15570 wed c1913 to Jessie Leah Evans 1896 - 1969 #7150 aged 73, daughter of Janet Gourlay and Edward J Evans
3 Children 1. Jeffrey Garfield Fishwick 1914 #344
2. Rachel Leah Fishwick 1915 #9105
3. Edward Robert Evans Fishwick 1925 - 1926 #15815 lived 1 year
9. Leslie Ivo Fishwick 1892 #29312 - 1950 #1617 aged 57 wed (as Ivo Octo) to 1914 #3852 to Ethel May Trotter 1880 #19922 - 1955 #5848 aged 72, daughter of Minnie Scherger (Caroline Minna Schager) wed 1865 #1839 to Robert Thomas Trotter
2 Children 1. Peggie Ethel Fishwick 1914 #23215
2. Ivo Robert Fishwick 1917 #3326
10. Eric Ephraim Fishwick 1894 #17440 - 1960 #20183 aged 65, wed 1915 #2443 to Lillian Myrtle Condor 1895 - 1970 #23212 aged 75,
1 Child 1. Mervyn Clive Fishwick 1915 #27288 - 1970 #2779 aged 54
1. Mervyn Clive Fishwick 1915 #27288 - 1970 #2779 aged 54 wed Edna May Hewitt and lived at Ballarat
1 Child 1. David Fishwick 1955 - 1955 #17893 lived short while
3. Ann Jane Fishwick 1857 #14690 - 1932 #127 aged 74 wed 1900 #2052 to Sampson Kinnersly born in England, lived at Learmonth
6. William Barrett Fishwick 1864 #271 wed 1890 #47 to Flor Sophia Chamberlain 1862 #18656 - 1944 #19846 aged 82, born at Ballarat
2 Children 1. Carol Sophia Chamberlain Fishwick 1890 #29494 - 1942 #29044 aged 49
2. Violet Frances Fishwick 1895 #17716 - 1900 #4408 lived 4 years


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