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William Cock father of Louisa

South Australian records - http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html COCK / COCKS William, Elizabeth nee MAINE, dau, 2 sons, 3 dau (inc Cath, Wm, Nic, Mgt?) arrived 1840-11-09 on Waterloo from London 06-13 via Falmouth 07-05 COCK William, Elizabeth nee MANE, parents of child born 1841-12-10 named Grace Cock (only entry) Of possible connection 2 deaths COCK William died 1847-07-05 aged 41 COCK William died 1851-04-20 aged 45 Elizabeth Maine wed 10 Feb 1827 to William Cock at Camborne, Cornwall, where they christened at Camborne Catherine Cock 17 MAR 1827, Wm Cock 07 FEB 1829 (died), William Cock 01 AUG 1831, Nicholas Cock 07 MAR 1835 and Margaret Cock 02 JAN 1836

Henry Mercer

first husband Henry Mercer Born on 1837, son of Henry Thomas Mercer, wed Louisa Grace Cock and had 4 children, born in South Australia

David Hardy

Notes from Ancestry -
Second husband David Hardy 1854 - 1920 aged 80 years Born in Byabuk, Victoria, Australia on 1854 to John Hardy, died in Macarthur, Victoria, Australia.
David wed Louisa Grace Cock and had 8 children. Grace Louisa Cock/Cocks/Cox died 1919 #13246 MaCarthur,Victoria 77 years old father William Cox

David Hardy wed Louisa Grace Cock (1842 - 1919)
Born in Adelaide, Sth, Australia on 1842 to William Cox and Elizabeth Mane, and had 8 children. Louisa Grace Hardy nee Cocks wed Henry Mercer and had 4 children. He died about 1866, in South Aust. She passed away on 5 Aug 1919 in Macarthur, Victoria, Australia.
David's name is consistent, but Grace's name is spelled Cox when they registered the birth at Maca - probably MacArthur, and the death of Henry at HTON - possibly Hamilton
And to round off there is a GenForum page
http://genforum.genealogy.com/australia/victoria/messages/993.html
Michelle dannet at senet (email bounced) and Greg Mercer
David Hardy and Louisa Grace Cock/Cocks lived at Byaduk in Victoria after 1872
4 Mercer
children
1. William Henry Mercer 11 Mar 1861 - 1928 Born in Bungle Ranges, Sth Aust
2. Twin Elizabeth Ann Mercer 17 Dec 1862 - 17 Apr 1863 born Nr Wellington Sth, lived 4 months
3. Twin John Thomas Mercer 17 Dec 1862 - 26 Jul 1940
4. Nicholas Mercer 12 Dec 1864 Born Nr Wellington, Sth, Aust
8 Hardy
children
5. Henry Hardie on 4 Jul 1870 - 1886 #1688 lived 15 years, born in Naracoorte, South Aust, died at Hamilton
6. Leonard Charles Hardy 2 Jan 1872 - 1949 #17839 aged 77,
6. Arthur David Hardy 1873 #14987 born at Byaduk
7. James Benjamin Hardy 1875 #14442 - 1940 #8194 aged 64,
8. Florence May Hardy 1877 #20656 - 1915
9. George Alfred Hardy 1879 #949 - 1963 #14615 aged 83
10. Amy Louisa Hardy 1880 #860 born at Byaduk
11. Gilbert William Hardy 1884 #3641 - 1971 #10839 aged 88, born at Macarthur
1. William Henry Mercer 11 Mar 1861 - 1928 Born in Bungle Ranges, Sth, Aust and died in Wilcannia, New South Wales, Aust, wed 1885 #2093 to Mary Jane Willett in Victoria, and had 9 children.
William Henry Mercer and Mary Jane Willett had no chn listed in Vic, From Ancestry - and NSW Indexed BMD
7 children 1. Henry F Mercer born 1886 #14569 at Hay, wed 1918 #1561 to Jessie S Houston at White Cliffs
2. William C Mercer born 1889 #36036 at Wilcannia - William C wed Margaret Field and had 6 children
3. Leslie R Mercer born 1891 #38052 at Wilcannia - Leslie R wed Margaret Douglas and had 5 children. He passed away on 1927.
4. Laurel Grace Mercer born 1893 #38894 at Wilcannia - Laurel Grace Mercer wed 1946 #1969 to James Edward Molloy at Broken Hill
5. Elsie M Mercer born 1895 #38247 at Wilcannia - may be wed 1924 #1945 to Leslie J Coleman at Petersham
6. Archibald E Mercer born 1897 #20315 at Broken Hill infant death
7. Ruby O Mercer born 1900 #8712 at White Cliffs, wed 1916 #3924 to Henry P Martin at White Cliffs
3. John Thomas Mercer 17 Dec 1862 - 26 Jul 1940 Born in Nr Wellington, Sth, Aust, died in Bankstown, New South Wales, wed 1893 #1407 in NSW, to Emma Jane Ansell and lived at Randwick
6 children 1. William Henry Mercer 1896 #6703 - 1971 #51764 aged 75
2. Stanley John G M Mercer 1898 #15295 - 1967 #13308 aged 68
3. Clarence Mercer 1900 #34707 - 1900 #14144 infant death
4. Wilfred S L Mercer 1902 #6339
5. Dorothy E Mercer 1904 #36052
6. Elizabeth Emma Mercer died 1936 #2210
6. Leonard Charles Hardy 2 Jan 1872 - 1949 #17839 aged 77, wed Emely Helen Hastings 1881 - 1950, children Ellen, Ada
8. James Benjamin Hardy 1875 #14442 - 1940 #8194 aged 64, wed Mary Foster Baker (1884 - 1963) Born in Vic, Aust to John Lewis Baker and Fanny Warburton. Mary Foster then wed Jenkinson
9. Florence May Hardy 1877 #20656 - 1915 wed Henry Mortimer
6 children 1. Grace Cath Mortimer 1900
2. Amy Olive Mortimer 1901
3. Beryl Mortimer 1902 infant death
4. Lance Regd Mortimer 1904
5. Gwend Lorna Mortimer 1908
6. Francis Rupert Mortimer 1910
7. David Henry Mortimer 1914 - 1917 lived 3 years
9. Alfred George Hardy 1879 #949 - 1963 #14615 aged 83, wed 1901 #7647 to Mary Lousia Rundell 1878 #1856 - 1957 #24556 aged 79, lived at Byaduk
1st child 1. Alfred Fernlea Hardy 1902 - 1976 #18231 aged 74,
11. Gilbert William Hardy 1884 #3641 - 1971 #10839 aged 88 wed Annie Savin 1886 - 1959, born in Maca, Victoria, Australia on 1886 to Samuel Savin and Julia Payne.
2 children Arthur Hardy 1909 - 1967 #195 aged 58,
and Ronald


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