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Henry E Hilder wed 44/1859 to Elizabeth Ann Ashdown born 1840 at Sydney and they lived at Macleay River until about 1874
Elizabeth A Ashdown born V1840817 26A/1840 daughter of Jane and George Ashdown
Jane Ashdown died 2018/1866 Age 52 Years Died Redfern
George Ashdown died 2073/1885 Age 71 Years Died Sydney
Henry Hilder wed 1859 #44 in Sydney, NSW to Elizabeth Ann Ashdown V1840817 26A/1840 daughter of George and Jane and lived at Macleay River till about 1874 moved to Redfern then to Parramatta. See Ashdown notes at Rootsweb
14 children 1. Emily Jane Hilder 1858 - 1945 wed 1881 to Daniel Say
2. Alice Eva Hilder 1860 #8135
3. Ellen Ann Hilder 1861 #8778 wed 1882 to John George Weeks
4. Eliza May Hilder 1863 #9042 - 1864 aged 21
5. Lydia Hilder 1864 #9953 wed 1883 to Samuel Ralph, 11 chn
6. Joseph Heli Hilder 1866 #10035 wed 1889 #4285 to Alice M Trembett at Parramatta
7. William George A Hilder 1868 #11173 wed 1888 #4544 to Rebecca May Davis at Parramatta
8. Harriet Isabel Hilder 1870 #11840
9. Margaret Amelia Hilder 1871 #12272
10. Ada Henrietta Hilder 1873 #12689 wed 1892 to Richard Bellis
11. Sydney Charles M Hilder 1876 #5085 - 1899 wed 1898 to Mildred L Clarkson, dau Alice 1899
12. Rhoda Mary Hilder 1878 #19863 wed 1897 to Alexander GP White
13. Jemima Carmen Hilder 1881 wed 1903 to Richard A Tyson
14. James Edward Hilder 1883
2. Alice Eva Hilder 1860 - 1883 aged 23 died at Alfred Hospital, wed 1879 #4715 to William Graham Gamble 1845 - 1897 #2156 aged 52, died at Malvern, 2 children Emily Harriett Gamble 1880 and Leslie Graham Gamble 1882

From on Monday, 20 December, 2010
Dear Elizabeth
I am researching my Hilder ancestors..Mountfield, Sussex to NSW. Your material on the Hilders is fantastic.. so many useful links that have filled in gaps! It has provided such a wealth of information
Thanks, Lee Smith, Brisbane
My Grandmother was Harriet Isabella Hilder 1870-1970
her father was Henry Hilder 1829-1890
and her grandfather was Joseph Hilder 1805-1841
her great grandfather was Henry Hilder 1778-1862
her great great grandfather was Thomas Hilder 1745-1803


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Thomas Hilder B ??-??-1745 - Beckly, Sussex, died 23-10-1803 - Mountfield, Sussex,
wed 29-09-1769 to Hannah Miller c1750 died 10-04-1802 - Mountfield, Sussex,
Children of Thomas Hilder & Hannah Miller
1. James Hilder B ??-??-1774 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. M 19-10-1795 - Mary Dollage - Laughton, Sussex, England D 01-03-1847 - St Pauls Church, Cobbity, NSW.
2. Henry Hilder B 11-01-1778 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
M 20-08-1797 - Keturah (Kitty) Haines D 07-03-1862 - Wesleyan Cemetary Cawdor NSW. 3. Jesse Hilder B 26-12-1784 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
M 13-11-1813 - Mary Sellens D 03-06-1851 - Vanderville, The Oaks, Burial - 06-06-1851 St Johns Church, Camden, NSW.
James Hilder 1774 - 27 Feb 1847 wed 19 Oct 1795 to Mary Dollage Mary Dollage 1775 - 1839 is daughter of George Gladman & Ruth Dollage of Laughton, Sussex, UK
He came 1841 with his sons to NSW to join eldest son John who came on the 11 June 1818 via Lady Caslereagh as a Convict, died at Cobbity, NSW.

John Hilder 1794 - 20-09-1876 born Laughton, Sussex,
died - Liverool, NSW (Convict) wed 06 Apr 1822 - St Davids Church Hobart Tas to Ann Storey
From Sussex Weekly Advertiser On Monday, September 18th, 1809
Game Duty.
An Alphabetical List of Persons who have obtained General Certificates for killing of Game in the County of Sussex, for the present Year, which List is made up to the 9th inst. Published by Order of his Majesty's Commissioners for the Affairs of Taxes.
Hilder, John, Laughton
Lady Caslereagh left UK 22 Dec 1817 and arrived at Hobart 11 Jun 1818 with John Hilder and James Hilder listed
Researched by posted in now closed FirstFamilies2001 on 2 Apr 2000
Henry Hilder 1778 - 1862 farm labourer died in Sydney,
wed Keturah Haines 1778 - 1858 at Mountfield, Sussex,  came to Sydney 1841
 on the 'Marquis of Hastings'

HILDER, Ananias 1 GILBERT, Hannah 2 HILDER, Henry 3
HILDER, Joseph 4 HILDER, Eli 5 HILDER, James 6
FUNNELL, Esther 7 HILDER, Harriet Keturah 8

Henry & Family arrived on the 04-02-1841
via "Marquis Of Hastings" with Brothers James & Jesse & Familys
As a free person
Henry Hilder B 11-01-1778 - Mountfield Sussex,
M 20-08-1797 - Mounfield, Sussex, England
died 07-03-1862 - Razorback, Buried Cawdor
Keturah (Kitty) Haines B 19-09-1778 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
died 22-06-1858 - Cawdor Cemetary NSW

Children of Henry Hilder & Keturah Haines
1. Hannaniah Hilder B 03-08-1799 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
M 19-04-1821 - Elizabeth Perry - Mountfield, Sussex, England
2. Hannah Hilder B 04-02-1802 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
M 16-04-1827 - John Gilbert - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
D ??-??-1881 - Cassilis, NSW. 3. Henry Hilder B ??-??-1804 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. M 30-10-1821 - Mary Ann Foster - Mountfield, Sussex, England D 10-08-1875 - Liverpool NSW Arrived via "Florist" 1839 on death cert 4. Joseph Heli Hilder B 18-06-1805 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.. M 10-11-1827 - Eleanor Morgan - Mountfield, Sussex, England. D 09-05-1841 - Surry Hills NSW 5. Thomas Hilder B 15-05-1808 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. M 16-10-1830 - Sophia Grant - Mountfield, Sussex, England. D 29-06-1877 - Bundarra, Armidale NSW 6. Eli Hilder B ??-11-1811 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. M ??-??-1838 - Mary Playford - Sussex, England. D 10-08-1846 - Chippendale NSW Buried 12-8-1848 parish of St Lawrance Cumberland 7. James Hilder B ??-08-1814 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. M 30-09-1840 - Matilda Britt - Battlecreek, Sussex, England. D 07-10-1963 - Razorback NSW 8. Esther Hilder B 11-04-1815 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. M 03-04-1837 - James Funnell - Mountfield, Sussex, England. D 02-05-1895 - High st Goulburn NSW 9. Harriet Keturah Hilder B ??-??-1820 - Mountfield, Sussex, England. D ??-??-1839 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.

James Hilder
    B ??-??-1774 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
    D 27-02-1847 - St Pauls Church, Cobbity, NSW
    wed  19-10-1895 - Laughton, Sussex, England
to Mary Dollage  ??-??-1775 - 1839 -Laughton, Sussex, England

Children of James Hilder & Mary Dollage

1. John Hilder Dollage  B ??-??-1794 - Laughton, Sussex, England
    M 06 Apr 1822 - Ann Storey aged 34 at St Davids Church Hobart Tas (John aged 28)
    D 20 Sep 1876 - Liverool, NSW (Convict) Ann Hilder died 29 May 1840 aged 50, in Tasmania
    No chn listed in Tasmanian records.
2. Thomas Hilder  B ??-??-1796 - Laughton, Sussex, England
    M 04 Sep 1825 - Winifred Butchers Mounfield, Sussex, England

3. James Hilder  B ??-??-1800 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.

4. Eleanor Hilder  B ??-??-1802 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.

5. Sarah Hilder  B ??-??-1804 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.

6. Benjamin Hilder  B ??-??-1806 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
    M ??-??-1836 - Mary Dodsworth St George, London, England.
7. Moses Hilder  B 11-05-1808 - Mountfield, Sussex,
    died 07-06-1868 - Kirkham Camden, NSW wed  06-06-1833 - Elizabeth Styles
     Rootsweb Moses Hilder
8. Levi Hilder  B ??-??-1810 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.

9. Edmund Hilder  B ??-??-1812 - 1812 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
10. Eliza Hilder  B ??-??-1814 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
     M 13-04-1850 - James Harris - Holy Trinity Church NSW
11. Philadelphia Hilder  07-03-1816 - ??-11-1869 born at Mountfield, Sussex,
     died at Elderslie NSW, wed 16-04-1835 to James Hilder, son of Jesse & Mary Sellens
12. Jane Hilder  B ??-??-1818 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.


Research Notes

Mary Dollage is the Daughter of George Gladman & Ruth Dollage born 1775
and died 1839 in Sussex

James and his siblings arrived in Australia on the 10-03-1839
via "The Susan" as a Free Person
Occupation Labourer

Moses Hilder  11-05-1808 -  07-06-1868 - Kirkham Camden, Bur St John Camden
wed 06-06-1833 - Mountfield, Sussex, England
to Elizabeth Styles  04-05-1814 Rolvenden Kent  died 11-12-1881 Douglas St Redfern

Children of Moses Hilder & Elizabeth Styles
1. Mary Hilder  B 12-01-1834 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
    M 20-08-1849 - William Gittoes - The Oaks NSW
    D 08-01-1887 - The Oaks NSW
2. Charles Hilder  B 02-03-1838 - Laterham, Mountfield, Sussex,
    M 14-02-1861 - Mary Ann Downey - St Pauls Cobbity NSW
    D 10-02-1884 - Dubbo NSW
3. Amelia Hilder  B 11-04-1841 - Stonequarry NSW Bapt 6 June 1841 Stonequarry
    M ??-??-1887 - John Roberts - Sydney NSW
    D 09-07-1929 - Narellan NSW
4. Harriet Hilder  B 03-04-1843 - The Oakes NSW Bapt 22 Oct 1843 Picton
    M 03-07-1861 - Albert Godfrey Whiteman - Cawdor NSW
    D 27-05-1894 - Bathurst NSW
5. Jane Hilder  B 29-09-1844 - Vanderville The Oaks NSW Bapt 3 Dec 1844 Narrellan
    M 27-08-1873 - Emerson Henry Clemson - St Pauls Cobbity NSW
    D 20-08-1925 - Condobolin NSW
6. Charlotte Hilder  B 04-02-1848 - The Oaks NSW Bapt 26 March 1848 Picton
    M ??-??-1876 - William Running -
    M 26-09-1894 - Albert Godfrey Whiteman - Cawdor NSW
    D 09-11-1913 - The Lagoon NSW
7. William Hilder  B 03-04-1850 - The Oaks NSW Bapt 16 Feb 1851 Picton
    M 13-09-1876 - Mary Anne Mullane - St Barnabas Redfern
    D 26-05-1878 - Balmain NSW
8. Elizabeth Ann Hilder  B 01-09-1852 - The Oaks NSW Bapt 17 Oct 1852 St Marks Picton
    M 31-12-1870 - Andrew Downey - St Pauls Cobbity NSW
    M 22-08-1888 - John Martin - Surry Hills NSW
    D 03-11-1900 - Balmain NSW
9. James Hilder  B 15-10-1854 - Elderslie NSW Bapt 26-11-1854 Elderslie
    D 22-03-1855 - Elderslie NSW
10. George Hilder  B 20-10-1856 - Kirkham NSW
    D 22-10-1856 - Kirkham NSW

Research Notes

Elizabeth Styles is the Daughter of William Styles and Elizabeth Cockrain
They arrived on 10-03-1839 via "The Susan" as free persons

William Hilders wife Mary Ann Mullanes parents were Samuel Mullane and Ann Laidley


Jesse Hilder  26-12-1784 - Mountfield, Sussex, England
 died 03-06-1851 - Vanderville, The Oaks, NSW.
 Burial - 06-06-1851 St Johns Church, Camden, NSW
 wed  13-11-1813 to Mary Sellens  ??-??-1778 - England  D ??-??-???? -

Children of Jesse Hilder & Mary Sellens
1. James Hilder  B 11-02-1814 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.
    M 16-04-1835 - Philadelphia Hilder
    D 08-06-1901 - Elderslie NSW
2. Mary Hilder  B ??-??-1816 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.

3. William Hilder  B 19-11-1820 - Mountfield, Sussex, England.


Research Notes

Jesse & Family arrived on the 04-02-1841 via "Marquis Of Hastings" As a free person

James Hilder and Philadelphia Hilder have the same Grandfather. Later living at Camden, NSW
1. Benjamin Hilder 1841 - 1886 aged 45
2. Mary  Hilder 1843
3. Eliza Hilder 1845
4. James Hilder 1848
5. Moses Hilder 1851 - 1916 aged 65
6. Harriet Hilder 1854 - 1917 aged 63
7. Sarah J Hilder 1856 - 1907 aged 51
8. William J Hilder 1859 - 1891 aged 32
 




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