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John Fitzsimmons, Charlotte Flavelle, Harriet Flavell, William Flavell, William Fleckney, Carl Ernst August Fleer, John Flegg,


John Fitzsimmons

John Fitzsimmons 24 and Mary Fitzsimmons 20 came Jan 1841 on the Fergusson - more about this family at Before 1847 and the Fergusson voyage to Port Phillip
Jane Lindsay 21 and Helen Lindsay 19 came Sep 1852 on the Europa
John Fitzsimmons wed 1853 #3769 to Ellen Lindsey/Lindsay at the Methodist / Wesleyan church Melbourne and lived at Nunawading then Ballarat
4 Children 1. Elizabeth Fitzsimmons 1854 #367
2. Mary Jane Fitzsimmons 1855 #2936
3. Emma Fitzsimmons 1857 #5783 - 1900 #4348 aged 43
4. George Fitzsimmons 1858 #11898
1. Elizabeth Fitzsimmons 1854 #367 wed 1879 #1549 to William Box George, no known chn
3. Emma Fitzsimmons 1857 #5783 - 1900 #4348 aged 43 wed 22 Apr 1879 #2445 to Richard Waller and lived at Ballarat. Richard born 1860, first child of George Waller and Caroline Eliza Daw (wed 1860 #2284 and she died 1869 #3385 aged 31 leaving 3 sons) George then wed 1870 #2023 to Emily Stace Boots and had 2 dau
Geo Waller aged 26 came Sep 1856 on the Saldanha
Henry Daw wed 20 May 1838 to Eliza Greening at St James Westminster, London, UK
Henery Daw aged 28 came Jan 1842 as a Bounty Immigrant on the Samuel Boddington with Eliza Daw aged 24 and Caroline Daw aged 3
10 Children 1. Caroline Eliza Waller 1880 #6314 - 31 Aug 1917 aged 37, 2 husbands
2. George Richard Waller 1881 #13930
3. Ellen Lindsay Waller 1883 #32144X1941 - 4 Aug 1942 aged 61, wed 5 Jul 1902 to Percy John Walton who came aged 17 in Dec 1885 on the Chimborazo with Alan Walton aged 16 (can not find them in 1881 Census)
4. Florence Emily Waller 1885 #7635 wed 1905 to John Jones
5. Emma Blanche Waller 1887 #8296
6. Victoria Elizabeth Waller 1889
7. Ada May Waller 1891 wed 1915 to Chamblin Milton Moule
8. Ernest John Wallace 1892
9. Walter Arthur Waller 1894 - 10 Jan 1917 died at Jerusalem, Israel
10. Pauline Waller 1898 #15930
4. George Fitzsimons 1858 #11898 wed 1877 #3640 to Alice Scates, and lived at Ballarat, Armadale
14 Children 1. Mabel Helen Fitzsimmons 1878 #335 - 1882 #7678 lived 4 years
2. Samuel George Fitzsimmons 1879 #369 - 1879 #202 lived 4 months
3. Alice Lillian Fitzsimmons 1880 #392 - 1958 #975 aged 78 wed Armfield
4. George Roland Fitzsimmons 1881 #13815 - 1882 #223 lived 8 months
5. John Charles Fitzsimmons 1882 #20702 - 1882 #10718 lived 3 months
6. Henry James Fitzsimmons 1883 #14088
7. Helen Langley Fitzsimmons 1885 #28983
8. Daisy May Fitzsimmons 1886 #29758 - 1886 #14602 lived 6 weeks
9. Eva Hazel Fitzsimmons 1887 #32073
10. Fredk Harold Fitzsimmons 1891 #169
11. Berl May Fitzsimmons 1893 #9075 - 1895 #11716 lived 2 years
12. Stanley Herbt Fitzsimmons 1897 #13751 - 1964 #19732 aged 67
13. Rose Fitzsimmons 1898 #21447 - 1898 #13612 lived 1 day
14. Fedora Hope Fitzsimmons 1901 #1146

Charlotte Flavell


From on 8 Nov 2013
William Flavel Number 6 Daughter is wrong - the Harriet you chose was the daughter of a James Flavel from Northern Ireland
Harriet Flavel married to Bernard McLoon, was the daughter of James Flavel & Jane Pepper from Armagh Northern Irelandl, came to Australia with her 19 year old sister Charlotte who married William Painter in Geelong where they lived until settling in Collingwood,
Charlotte was my Great great grandmother. Both girls were sponsored by J B Lee & worked for him in the settlement of Little Scotland in Geelong after sailing from Dublin Regards Irene N.

Charlotte Flavelle wed 1859 #1968 to William Drinkwater Painter 1865 #2246 aged 46, son of Sarah Drinkwater and Joseph Painter of Liverpool, UK, and lived at Geelong, Colac then Windemere
Charlotte Painter nee Flavelle, from Portadown, wed 1868 #3355 to Samuel Wilson and lived in Hotham, Collingwood
3 Children 1. Emma Jane Painter 1860 #3319 - 1930 #8500 aged 70
2. Alfred Painter 1861 #20128 - 1927 #6281 aged 65, died at E Malvern as Paynter
3. Mary Ann Painter 1865 #24183 (born after her father died)
6 Children 4. Samuel James Wilson 1870 #3829 - 1871 #1549 lived 11 months
5. Florence Wilson 1871 #10480 - 1957 #2988 aged 85, wed John Goodwin
6. Charlotte Elizabeth Wilson 1872 #24511 - 1884 #770 lived 11 years
7. Samuel George Wilson 1875 #24423 - 1883 #5978 lived 7 years
8. Charles John Wilson 1879 #1640 - 1942 #13361 aged 64, mother Favelle
9. William Wilson 1881 #15454 - 1881 #7055 lived 3 days
1. Emma Jane Painter 1860 #3319 - 1930 #8500 aged 70 died at Brunswick, wed 1880 #1548 to Charles Macdermott born in Collingwood - appears to be William Charles Macdermott 1854 #5493 son of Catherine Smyth and John MacDermott
They moved from Hotham to Flemington-Kensington, then Footscray, and surname changed to McDermott
Maybe death notice - Charles McDermott 1855 - 1935 #4448 aged 80 died at Hawthorn, son of Mary Oliver and Hugh McDermott
6 Children 1. Harriet Helena Elizabeth Macdermott 1881 #11794
2. Emma May Macdermott 1883 #3347 - 1934 #4466 aged 51, wed Groves
3. Constance Frances Macdermott 1885 #3478 - 1952 #12434 aged 65, wed Kellock
4. Nellie Macdermott 1887 #4005 - 1966 #24470 aged 79, wed Hillier
5. Geo Hugh McDermott 1889 #12369
6. Wm Chas McDermott 1896 #3460 father Wm Chas, mother Emma Jane Paynter
5. Florence Wilson 1871 #10480 - 1957 #2988 aged 85, wed 1892 #5414 to John Goodwin from Daylesford
He appears to be John Charles Goodwin 1865 #1911 son of Lucinda Emson came aged 23, in Jan 1858 on the James Browne with Charles Goodwin aged 25
Lucinda Emson wed Jul-Sep 1857 Vol 4a Page 478, with Charles Goodwin wed at Baintree Vol 4a Page 475, in the district Braintree is in the county of Essex,
2 Children 1. Ethel May Goodwin 1894 - 1971 #15649 aged 77, wed Cox
2. Hilda Grace Goodwin 1897 #10859

Harriet Flavell

Harriet Flavell wed c1859 to Bernard McLoon 1837 - 1892 #9829 aged 55, son of Ann and Bernard McLoonand lived at Geelong then in Melbourne
6 Children 1. Frederick James McLoon 1860 #20015 lived 4 months
2. Ann Jane McLoon 1862 #14484
3. Charlotte McLoon 1864 #20883
4. Harriet McLoon 1870 #9973
5. Emma McLoon 1873 #25666 lived 9 months
6. Daniel McLoon 1875 - 1938 #6113 aged 63,
4. Harriet McLoon 1870 #9973 wed 1894 #4755 to John Mills and lived at Collingwood, then Clifton Hill
4 Children 1. Herbt Mills 1895 #11207 - 1895 #8856 lived 2 months
2. Ruby Mills 1898 #9936
3. Jno Wilfred Mills 1900 #2172
4. Robt Mills 1901 #25894
6. Daniel McLoon 1875 - 1938 #6113 aged 63, wed 1900 #1899 #7657 to Ann Elizabeth Keandel/Kendall 1871 #17918 dau of Maria Charlesworth and John Kendall (her parents came from Adelaide about 1870)
2 Children 1. Charles Henry McLoon 1900 #25475 - 1900 #12347 lived 1 day
2. Charlesworth McLoon 1903 - 1964 #15834 aged 61

William Flavell


William Flavell Christened 21 Apr 1805 Landbeach, Cambridge, England, 1805 - 1863 #6562 aged 58, son of Martha Webb and Thomas Flavell, came Oct 1855 on the Thames with Maria Phillips 1808 - 1907 #14420 aged 99, daughter of Maria Miller and Simon Phillips died at Watchem, lived at Ararat
The Thames came Oct 1855 with 295 Assisted British Immigrants, including William Flavell 50, Maria 39, Eliza 14, Phoebe 12, Martha 10, William 8, John 3 and Harriet 1.
Maria Flavall born in Cambridgeshire, wed 1867 #968 to John Lovell from Bedfordshire
8 children 1. Eliza Flavel 29 Nov 1840
2. Phoebe Flavel 1843 wed 1866 #3022 to Bruce Alexander, no chn in Vic
3. Martha Flavell 1845 - 1881 #11004 aged 36
4. William Flavell 1846 - 1913 #7745 aged 67
5. John Flavell 1848 - 1932 #8021 aged 84
6. Harriet Flavell 1854
7. Benjamin James Flavell 1855 - 1942 #24151 aged 87
8. George Flavell 1858 - 1938 #13496 aged 80 died at Ararat
1. Eliza Flavell 29 Nov 1840 - 4 Mar 1912 wed 26 May 1856 #1380 to William Free 2 Mar 1829 - 2 Jun 1890 and lived at Mt Hope, Raglan, and Mt Cole
Eliza Free wed 7 Nov 1894 to William Bruce and lived at Watcham, Australia - Dates source IGI Submitter: Darryl William BRADY Unit 2, 20 Elliott Street Midvale, WA 6056 and Submitter: Robert & Shirley O'loughlin 15 Colbert Court Frankston South 3199. Victoria, Australia. Eliza and William Free had 14 children
2. Phoebe Flavel 1843 wed 1866 #3022 to Bruce Alexander, no chn in Vic IGI submitter: Darryl William Brady Unit 2, 20 Elliott Street Midvale, WA 6056
3. Martha Flavell 1845 - 1881 #11004 aged 36, wed 1863 #2286 to William Snowden and lived at Inverleigh, 3 children
4. William Flavell 1846 - 1913 #7745 aged 67 died at Ararat wed 1884 #2962 to Sarah Parish 1860 - 1934 #12029 aged 74, and lived at Wickliffe
5 children 1. John Flavell 1885 #14453
2. William Benjamin Flavell 1886 #22933
3. Charles Flavell 1888 #16574
4. Eliza Flavell 1890 #18471
5. Clara Flavell 1893 #27538
William Bengn Flavell 1886 #22933 wed 1911 #46 to Charlotte Beatrice Sloper and lived at Elmhurst
5 children 1. Arth Wm Flavell 1912 #61 wed 1935 #7617 to Agnes Olive Pamelia Glenn
2. Stanley Rex Flavell 1913 #27527 wed 1939 #12105 to Myrtle Anne Madex
3. Vila Gwendolene Flavell 1915 #26832 wed 1942 #1610 to Samuel Elmslie Hobbs
4. Linda Belle Flavell 1917 #17056
5. Dorithy Mavis Flavell 1919 #18719 wed 1938 #3803 to Andrew David Fowler
5. John Flavell 1848 - 1932 #8021 aged 84, wed 1876 #1380 to Elizabeth Ann Rowe and lived at Wickliffe
6 children 1. Alice Jane Flavell 1877 #12356
2. Angelina Flavell 1879 #20159
3. William John Flavell 1881 #26889
4. Fanny Amelia Flavell 1884 #21511
5. Benjamin George Flavell 1886 #30559
6. Martha Ann Snowden Flavell 1889 #8502
7. Benjamin James Flavell 1855 - 1942 #24151 aged 87 died at Ararat, wed 1888 #1258 to Mary Ann Bullock 1871 - 1952 #17893 aged 81,
7 children 1. James Ernest Flavell 1888 #16573 lived 4 months
2. Cath Flavell 1889 #17441
3. Walt Flavell 1891 #7902
4. Annette Flavell 1892 #37478
5. Benj Flavell 1894 #16634 - 1947 #16030 aged 52
6. Albert Flavell 1897 #24355 - 1967 #11149
7. Thos Flavell 1899 #30801
8. George Flavell 1858 - 1938 #13496 aged 80 died at Ararat, wed 1885 #2975 to Sophia Parish 1864 - 1936 #18602 aged 72,
7 children 1. Martha Elizabeth Flavell 1888 #7570 lived 8 months
2. Emma Sophia Flavell 1889 #36087 lived 10 weeks
3. Bertha May Flavell 1891 #7901 - 1956 #21888 aged 65
4. Geo Ernt Flavell 1892 #37474
5. Emily Flavell 1894 #16636
6. Leonard Robt Flavell 1895 #33692 wed 1923 #1906 to Ellen Elizth Currie
7. James Parish Flavell 1900 #20981 wed 1934 #1989 to Ivy Elizth Silvester

William Fleckney

From on Mon, 12 May 2003
Hi Elizabeth, I am researching the Fleckney family. My mothers’ maiden name was Fleckney. I know William came to Australia as a convict on the Duchess of Northumberland and arrived on or about 1843. I would like to try to tie him into the family tree. My personal records go back to 1580 with two brothers.

William Fleckney 1810 - 1-Mar 1891 aged 81, and Catherine Floyde 1810 - 6-Feb 1872 aged 62 (called Hannah when buried), wed c1855 and lived at Richmond, Tasmania
5 Children 1. Anna Fleckney 1852 aged 21 wed 4-May 1873 to George Fenner aged 30 at Richmond
2. Elizabeth Fleckney 5-Mar 1856
3. Hariet Fleckney 1857 aged 24 wed 11-May 1881 to John Downham aged 21 at Brighton
4. Sarah Fleckney 1859 aged 20 wed 6-Mar 1879 to Richard Jones aged 22 at Richmond
5. Mariane Fleckney 1862 aged 19 wed 5-May 1881 to John Charles Woolford aged 25 at Richmond

Carl Fleer

From Rootsweb Freer, Date: 2004/01/18 05:13:14 From: Margaret Fleer The parents of Carl Ernst August Fleer were Anton Heinrick Otto Fleer, 1787 - ?? and Charlotte Schnadenmeyer 1794 - ?
The parents of Anton Heinrick Otto Fleer were Johan Heinrick Fleer and Anne Louise Menke.
Carl Ernst August Fleer born 1832 wed 1862 #988 to Emma Metzenthin from Germany and lived at Berwick
8 Children 1. Louisa Sophia Fleer 1862 #12893
2. Mary Lydia Fleer 1864 #20131
3. Charles Ernest Fleer 1866 #19801
4. Martha Emma Fleer 1869 #921
5. Anna Fleer 1870 #21456
6. Edward Carl Fleer 1873 #22186
7. Emma Clara Fleer 1875 #14182
8. Alice Sabina Fleer 1879 #7189
2. Mary Lydia Fleer 1864 #20131 wed 1887 #7328 to Alfred Johns, no chn to 1889
3. Ernest Charles Fleer wed 1887 #7327 to Louisa Matthews
1st Child 1. Albert Edward Fleer 1888 #30116
5. Annie Albertina Fleer 1870 #21456 - 1940 #15392 aged 69, born at Berwick wed 1904 #8000 to Charles Knell 1865 #3840

John Flegg

John Flegg wed Oct-Dec 1863 to Mary Ann Wright in district Docking is in the county of Norfolk
John Flegg aged 34, 1836 - 1900 #9344 aged 64, son of Robert Flegg, came Jan 1871 on the Essex with Marion Flegg aged 27, nee Wright 1840 - 1900 #8976 aged 60, U Fisher Flegg aged 12, Elizth Flegg aged 10, Marion Flegg aged 3, Francis Flegg aged 2 and infant Esther F Flegg John Flegg aged 34 came Jan 1871 on the Essex with Marion Flegg aged 27, (Chn of unknown Barnes) Hugh Fisher Flegg aged 12, Elizth Flegg aged 10, (wed Dec 1863 to Marion Wright) Marion Flegg aged 3, Francis Flegg aged 2 and Esther F Flegg aged I
10 Children 1. Fisher Stanger Flegg aged 12, registered Oct-Dec 1856,
2. Elizth Flegg aged 10, Jul-Sep 1860
3. Marion Flegg aged 3, c1867 - 1952 #13142 aged 88,
4. Francis Flegg aged 2 Jul-Sep 68 - 1946 #2613 aged 77
5. Esther F Flegg aged I, c1870 - 1950 #6397 aged 80
6. Katharine Flegg 1873 #7738
7. Robert Flegg 1878 #7029 - 1927 #9573 aged 49
8. Anna Matilda Flegg 1880 #721
9. Albert Palmer Flegg 1884 #1483
10. Mabel Lillian Flegg 1888 - 1972 #11513 aged 84, wed Flint
1. Fisher Stanger Flegg aged 12, registered Oct-Dec 1856 - 1895 #6618 aged 37 son of Sarah Cunningham and John Flegg, wed 1889 #3737 to Mary Theresa Carr born in Belfast, Ireland
2. Elizth Flegg aged 10, Jul-Sep 1860 wed 1890 #2993 to Thos Hy Green born in Hobart
3. Marion Flegg aged 3, c1867 - 1952 #13142 aged 88, wed 1885 #7161 to George Wedd Gouldthorp 1862 #5866, and lived at Cheltenham
4. Francis Flegg aged 2 Jul-Sep 68 - 1946 #2613 aged 77, Fanny Frances wed 1885 #5616 to George Horace Prior 1863 #8518 son of Jane Burgess wed 1850 #29230 to Joshua Augustus Prior from Broadford, and lived at Cheltenham, 3 Children
5. Esther F Flegg aged I, c1870 - 1950 #6397 aged 80, wed 1887 #4483 to John Hatch 1860 #37, son of Eliza Baverstock and William Hatch born Mordialloc
6. Katharine Flegg 1873 #7738 wed 1900 #1407 to Wm Rob Williams


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