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Charles James Graham wed 1891 to Fanny Bunn
David Graham wed 1885 to Ann Campbell McDowell
Ellen Graham wed 1857 in Adelaide to James Whiteside
Ellen Graham wed 1905 to Michael Stephen Papworth
Hannah Graham wed 1858 to George Snow
Hannah Snow nee Graham wed 1866 to John Edwards
Jno Loumer Graham wed 1900 to Lilian Sarah Bonney
Margaret Graham wed 1877 to Edward Thomas Kewley
Margaret Irwin Graham wed 1858 to James McClintock
Mary Graham wed 1886 to Walter John Miller
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Sarah Graham wed 1852 to William Parkinson
Sarah Ellen Dorothea Graham wed 1883 to Michael Pickett
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William Gration

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William Grayshaw 5 Dec 1791 - 18 Jan 1869 #857 aged 77, son of Ann Cynnea and John Grayshaw born in Idle, Yorkshire, UK and died in Collingwood, Vic, Aust, wed Lucy Holmes 27 Jul 1792 - 6 Mar 1870 #1826 aged 77, dau of Dorothy Paley and John Holmes, born in Bradford, Yorkshire and died in Carlton, Vic, Aust 1. Mary Ann Grayshaw 1812 - 1875 wed Wm Luty, 8 chn
2. Martha Grayshaw 1816 - 1894 wed Brian Fear, ch Emma
3. Ann Grayshaw 1819 - 1894, wed Michael Quinn, ch died infant
4. Joseph Grayshaw 1821 - 1823
5. Elizabeth Grayshaw 1823 - 1877, stayed in UK, wed Joshua Mortimer, 9chn
6. Rebecca Grayshaw 1826 - 1904, wed 1853 to Wm Wild, no chn
7. Hannah Grayshaw 1828 - 1844, died UK
8. John Gration 1830 - 1899, wed Emma Proctor, 12 chn
9. Samuel Grayshaw 1834 - 1911, wed Mary (died in UK) and Maria Kidner 10 chn
10. Sarah Hannah Grayshaw 1837 - 1837, died UK
11. Alice Grayshaw 1839 - 1843, died UK
1. Mary Ann Grayshaw 1812 - 1875 #1185 aged 63, dau of Lucy and William Gresham from York, wed 1836 to Wm Luty 1815 - 1876 #1110 aged 62, son of Matilda and John Luty of Yorkshire, 8 chn with twins born in Victoria 1852, Dau Caroline Luty 1838 - 1886 wed 1855 #1950 to Alfred Sayce, one child Mary Ann Sayce 1861 #5604 wed 1883 #1510 to George White Dau Elizabeth Ann Luty 1849 - 1917 wed 1866 #1226 to George Bower from Dorsetshire, 6 chn 1866 - 1876
8. John Gration wed Jul-Sep 1849 to Emma Procter in district Bradford spans the boundaries of the counties of West Riding of Yorkshire and West Yorkshire.
Jno Gration 1828 - 1899,"8971 aged 71, son of Wm Gration, and Emma Proctor lived in Collingwood Mercury and Weekly Courier (Vic. : 1878 - 1903) Friday 7 July 1899 Obituary for this pioneer mason
8 Children 1. Samuel Gration 1852 #17865 baptised St James, Church of England, Melbourne,
2. John Benjamin Gration 1854,"18764 - 1930","1337 aged 75 baptised St James, Church of England, Melbourne,
3. Wm Gration 1855 - 1934","11240 aged 79
4. Elizabeth Gration 1858,"9360 - 1858,"7300 lived 6 months
5. John Gration 1860,"11278 - 1861,"3559 lived 13 months
6. Emma Gration 1861,"18166 - 1939","2858 aged 78, wed Dargavel
7. Mary Gration 1863,"7318
8. Joseph Gration 1865,"7853 - 1944","18190 aged 78
9. David Gration 1868,"8531 - 1948","16673 aged 79
10. Jonathan Gration 1871,"8287 - 1947","3210 aged 75
1. Samuel Gration 1852 #17865 baptised St James, Church of England, Melbourne, GRATION - STOTT. On 25 Dec 1876, at the residence of the brlde's parents, Vere-street, Collingwood, by the Rev. J. Ross, Samuel Gration, eldest son of John Gration, mason, to Caroline Stott, second eldest daughter of John Stott, contractor, both of Collingwood. Home papers please copy, Illustrated Australian News (Melbourne, Vic. : 1876 - 1889) Wednesday 24 January 1877 1. Samuel Gration 1852 #17865 baptised St James, Church of England, Melbourne, wed 1876 #4758 to Caroline Stott came aged 1, 1853 - 1940 #7864 aged 87,
10 Children 1. Ada Gration 1877 #21451 - 1968 #10504 aged 90, wed Kellett
2. Ethel Maud Gration 1879 #15168 - 1977 #20678 aged 98, wed Prosser
3. Samuel John Gration 1881 #22593 - 1943 #7699 aged 64
4. Herbert Alfred Gration 1884 #1787 - 1884 #11928 lived 10 months
5. Herbert Alfred Gration 1885 #1945
6. Frank Gration 1886 #17402 - 1887 #1312 lived 7 months
7. Nathaniel Wm Rothwell Gration 1887 #27410 - 1888 #13062 lived 1 year
8. Fanny Evelyn Gration 1891 #2232 - 1966 #17231 aged 75, wed Curry
9. Arthur Wm Gration 1892 #22042
10. Vera Irene Gration 1896 #27126
Fanny Evelyn Gration 1891 #2232 - 1966 #17231 aged 75, wed Albert Andrew Russell and then Curry 1. Colin Albert Douglas Russell 1918 - 1965","9870","D"
2. Benjamin Gration 1854,"18764 wed 1882,"6196 to Catherine Mary Bailey 1860 #15055 - 1940","1739 aged 79, dau of Lucy Searle and George Bailey Catherine is hard to identify, two girls are a possible fit.
At marriage Cath said she was born at H'ton (Hamilton, or Hopetown?) in Vic so may be daughter of Albert Bailey who wed Lucy Searle and got into trouble over a chestnut colt.
9 Children 1. Benjamin William Gration 1883,"22612 - 1884,"4387 lived 7 months
2. John Gration 1885,"8322
3. Joseph Gration 1887,"1243 - 1887,"5479 lived 4 months
4. Emma Laura Gration 1888,"18624 - 1889,"1004 lived 6 months
5. Arthur Searle Gration 1890,"1509 - 1890,"979 lived 2 months
6. Sydney Benj Gration 1891,"10468
7. William Horace Gration 1898,"4790 - 1898,"3401 lived 1 month
8. Mary May Agnes Gration 1899,"20387 - 1899,"15076 lived 1 month
9. Kathleen Gration 1900,"28191 10. Nora Aileen Gration 1902 - 1946","7849 aged 44
5. Emma Gration 1861,"18166 wed 1884,"5428 to James Dargavel and lived at Collingwood
3 Children 1. Emma Elizabeth Dargavel 1885,"15917 - 1964","23555 aged 78
2. Albert Victor Dargavel 1889,"2415
3. Leslie Godfrey Dargavel 1891,"32013 - 1973","544 aged 82
6. Mary Ann (Polly) Gration 1863,"7318 wed 1898,"7077 to William George Govan 1877,"13491 son of Jane Smith and David
1 Child 1. William Alexander Govan 1899,"26616 - 1960","5038 aged 60
7. Joseph Gration 1865,"7853 wed 1887,"1159 to Kathleen Mary Hayward 1865 - 1898,"9357 aged 33, dau of Mary Stephney and George Hayward Joseph Gration wed 1899,"4310 to Phoebe Golden and lived at Fairfield
3 Children
of Kathleen
. Joseph Albert Gration 1888,"2012 - 1888,"13087 lived 1 year
. Flor Beatrice Gration 1889,"2503 - 1889,"6875 lived 2 months
. Jos Gilbert Gration 1890,"25998
2 Children
of Phoebe
. Arthur Woodford John Gration 1900,"18748
. Gladys Winifred Gration 1901,"26713
8. David Gration 1868,"8531 wed 1895,"5813 to Eva Aileen Willison 1867 #9148 - 1962","12594 aged 96, dau of Caroline Dennet came c1856 with David Willison
3 Children . Eva Aileen Gration 1897,"3959
. David Roy Gration 1899,"11144
. Norman William Gration 1900,"27181
9. Jonathan Gration 1871,"8287 wed 1890,"8522 to Isabella Kelly and lived at Clifton Hill
8 Children . Jonathan Wm Gration 1891,"31931" . Harold Victor Godfrey Gration 1897,"9914
9. Samuel Grayshaw/Gration 1834 - 1911 aged 76, first wed Apr-Jun 1856 to Mary Jane Hill 1837 - 1860 in Bradford, Yorkshire, and had Sarah Rebecca Grayshaw Jul-Sep 1857 - 1936, Mary Jane Grayshaw 1860 - 1860,
Samuel Gration came to Aust and wed 1865,"1233 to Maria Kidner 1844 - 1928 aged 84 years, lived at Collingwood, Footscray
2 Children
of Mary Jane
1. Sarah Rebecca Grayshaw Jul-Sep 1857 - 1936
2. Mary Jane Grayshaw 1860 - 1860,
10 Children
of Maria
3. George Gration 1865,"7839 - 1865,"3649 lived 1 day
4. Hannah Gration 1867,"7444 - 1953
5. William Gration 1869,"7817 - 1938 wed Salter?
6. Elizabeth Gration 1871,"23287 - 1941
7. Samuel Gration 1875,"2489 - 1879,"7820 lived 4 years
8. Mary Ann Gration 1877,"15700 - 1954
9. Margaret Gration 1880,"2643
10. John Gration 1882,"9437 - 1970
11. Robert Lister Gration 1884,"24519 - 1950
12. Martha Gration 1888,"29596 - 1949 10. John Gration born 2 Aug 1886 son of Samuel Gration, b. Est 26 Jul 1866 wed 26 Jul 1917 when aged 31, to Rachel Elizabeth Moggridge, b. Abt 1 Mar 1890, Shoreditch, London, England d. Abt 1 Jan 1922, Footscray, Victoria, Australia dau of Jane and George Moggridge John Gration wed Jul-Sep 1917 in Holborn UK to Rachel E Maggridge This could be Rachel travelling to Australia.. GRATION R 1891 F 1918 Plymouth Australia Melbourne John wife Rachel died 1922 #9261 Name .. Gration, Rachel Elizabeth Age.. 31yrs District .. Footscray Father .. George Moggridge Mother .. Jane John re-married in 1923 to Minnie Elizabeth FANNER & died in 1970, 88yrs


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