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Abraham Hobbs, Alfred Hobbs, Henry Hobbs, John Hobbs, John Lowe Hobbs,

Abraham Hobbs

Abraham Hobbs wed 1857 #198 to Harriett Martin 1831 - 1859 #8713 aged 28
Abraham Hobbs wed 1860 #3974 to Catherine Murphy and lived at Kyneton
10 Children 1. Vincent Perry Hobbs 1862 #3028 2. Walter George Hobbs 1864 #9363
3. Alice Marian Hobbs 1866 #15430
4. Emily Caroline Hobbs 1868 #17188
5. Francis Herbert Hobbs 1870 #9427
6. Kate Sextila Hobbs 1872 #24099
7. Ernest Arthur Hobbs 1874 #16771 - 1874 #10772 lived 3 months
8. Ruby Mary Hobbs 1876 #3544
9. Sydney Clifford Hobbs 1878 #3612
10. Stanley Willoughby Hobbs 1881 #3836
1. Vincent Perry Hobbs 1862 #3028 wed 1887 #1007 to Amelia Helen Cowl
2 Children 1. Twin Leslie Heington Hobbs 1892 #15199
2. Twin Allen Gordon Hobbs 1892 #15200
6. Kate Sextila Hobbs 1872 #24099 wed 1895 #3382 to Alex Milne

Alfred Hobbs

Alfred Emly Hobbs wed 1864 #1543 to Mary Eleanor Rawlinson and lived at South Yarra, Melbourne
8 Children 1. Alice Mary Jemima Hobbs 1865 #25024
2. Robert Hobbs 1867 #21949
3. Alfred Rawlinson Hobbs 1869 #25205
4. Lucy Eleanor Hobbs 1871 #18233
5. John Percival Hobbs 1873 #11269
6. Ethel Bilton Hobbs 1875 #25986
7. Rubert Roxborough Hobbs 1879 #19507
8. Wilfred Melville Hobbs 1882 #25869
1. Alice Mary Jemima Hobbs 1866 - 1936 #14056 aged 70, wed 1890 #5289 to George Edward Peart 1865 #11567 - 1943 #9073 aged 78,

Henry Hobbs

Henry Hobbs aged 28 and Ellen Urry (Hurry) aged 25 came Dec 1852 on the Persian with Frederick 5 and Rhoda 1, and lived at Warrnambool and later at Geelong
8 Children 1. Frederick Hobbs 1846 - 1884 #8906 aged 38 years
2. Rhoda Hobbs c1850 wed 1888 #7719 to Edward Baron Nicholls
3. Jemima Hobbs 1857 #6700
4. Henrietta Hobbs 1857 #6701 lived 3 years
5. George Hobbs 1863 #2166
6. Henrietta Ellen Hobbs 1866 #14786 lived 7 months
7. Florence Ida Hobbs 1867 #21946
8. Fannie Isabel Hobbs 1870 #23323
1. Frederick Hobbs 1846 - 1884 #8906 aged 38 years from Isle of Wight, wed 1871 #3888 to Matilda Greenwood
6 Children 1. Alice Rhoda Hobbs 1873 #2709 lived 5 years
2. Beatrice Louisa Hobbs 1874 #23000 lived 4 months
3. Cecil Henry Hobbs 1877 #9204
4. Martha Emmeline Hobbs 1879 #16475
5. Fannie Inez Hobbs 1880 #22960
6. Florence Mabel Hobbs 1884 #17093
3. Jemima Hobbs 1857 #6700 wed 1882 #811 to John Veitch from Hobart
1 child 1. Eugenia Rhoda May Veitch 1883 #2840
5. George Hobbs, who appears to be born 1863 #2166 at Ashby wed 1888 #501 to Bertha Gaylard 1865 #22139 and lived at Geelong
1 child 1. Elsie Hobbs 1889 #12801

John Hobbs

Mary Jane Mcquitty c1835 - 1859 #4058 aged 24 daughter of James McQuitty of Antrim, came aged 17 Sep 1852 on the Bourneuf with Rachel aged 21.
John Hobbs wed 1855 #2502 to Mary Jane Mcquitty and lived at Geelong
Mary Jane died in 1859 and John then wed Jane Deakin in 1859. Some of the children of the marriage were Alfred Tyler, Oliver, Edith May, Ernest Arthur, Charles Deakin, Ester Harriet and Jessie
3 Children 1. John Edward Hobbs 1856 #12957
2. Louisa Catherine Hobbs 1857 #15424 - 1861 #1905 lived 3 years
3. Mary Jane Hobbs 1859 #7841 - 1859 #4077 lived 19 days
8 Children
of Jane
4. Alfred Tyler Hobbs 1860 #19925 wed 1888 #159 to Ellen Esther Sayers
5. Oliver Hobbs 1862 #14642 wed 1891 #2451 to Elizabeth Ellen Dunn
6. Louisa Jane Hobbs 1864 #15302 - 1866 #1435 lived 6 months
7. Edith May Hobbs 1866 #8469 wed 1891 #5714 to John Madden
8. Ernest Albert Hobbs 1868 #9430 wed 1897 #1086R to Juliette Eliza Scarsbrook Juliette Scarsbrook nee Hogarth wed James Scarbrook in 1885, Paddington NSW
9. Charles Deakin Hobbs 1870 #8780 wed 1901 #7380 to Ada Maude Walls
10. Esther Harriet Hobbs 1871 #9205 - 1872 #9325 lived 1 year
11. Jessie Hobbs 1873 #9475 wed 1901 #3221 to Fredk John Harvey
1. John Edward Hobbs 1856 #12957 - 1929 #12501 aged 72, wed 1877 #4610 to Margaret Euphemia Smith 1854 #6746 - 1925 #1618 aged 70, born at Geelong, and lived at Geelong
10 Children 1. Edward James Hobbs 1878 #23175 - 1878 #11397 lived 1 day
2. Annie Lillian Hobbs 1879 #23527 - 1921 #14080 aged 50, wed 1908 #8549 to Wm Hy Palmer
3. Triplet James Hobbs 1882 #2898
4. Triplet Walter John Hobbs 1882 #2899 - 1932 #1663 aged 50, wed 1908 #3836 to Margaret Luch Miller
5. Triplet Alwyn Hobbs 1882 - 1882 #1763 lived 7 weeks
6. Edward Arthur Hobbs 1883 #23707 - 1959 #27752 aged 76
7. Muriel Jane Hobbs 1887 #3411 wed 1918 #3500 to Andrew Bremmer
8. Gertrude Jessie Hobbs 1889 #12709 - 1977 #2701 aged 87
9. Grace Edith Helen Hobbs 1891 #23397 - 1976 #24419 aged 85, wed 1914 #7902 to Chas Everard Winstanley
10. Dthy Hobbs 1894 #29498 - 1979 #19860 aged 84. wed Lee

John Lowe Hobbs

John Lowe Hobbs 23 came from Buckinghamshire in Aug 1853 on the Lady Kennaway with Anne Austin 23, Emma A Hobbs 3, Sarah Hobbs 1, and sister Sally Hobbs 19, lived at Geelong
Sarah Hobbs wed 1854 #1138 to John Elliott and had 11 children
12 children 1. Emma Austin Hobbs 3, c1850
2. Sarah Austin Hobbs 1, c1852
3. Charlotte Hobbs 1854 #4654
4. John Hobbs 1856 #5066
5. Henry Hobbs 1856 #5067 - 1856 #2697 lived 16 days
6. Louisa Jane Hobbs 1858 #17522
7. Ann Hobbs 1861 #3081
8. Ada Hobbs 1863 #14260 - 1870 #4302 lived 7 years
9. Susan Rachel Hobbs 1865 #22222
10. Edwin Austin Hobbs 1868 #9358
11. Henry Thomas Low Hobbs 1871 #2639
12. George Abel Austin Hobbs 1873 #2595
1. Emma Austin Hobbs 3, c1850 wed 1867 #3708 to Henry Austin Bennett from Norfolk, and lived at Moolap, Geelong
2 children 1. Elizabeth Ann Bennett 868 #23977
2. John Alfred Bennett 1871 #9167
2. Sarah Austin Hobbs 1, c1852 wed 1871 #2817 to Walter Rankin 3, c1849
3. Charlotte Hobbs 1854 #4654 wed 1875 #938 to Charles Thomas Neale 1854 #6820,4 chn
Sarah Hobbs wed 1854 #1138 to John Elliott and lived at Williamstown, settled at Steiglitz
11 children 1. Sarah Elizth Elliott 1855 #3743
2. Mary Elliott 1856 #7471 - 1881 #1496 aged 24 years
3. John Elliott 1858 #137
4. Jane Elliott 1859 #10381
5. Henry Elliott 1861 #14731
6. Thomas Elliott 1864 #5454
7. Alfred George Elliott 1867 #24860
8. William Edward Elliott 1869 #18959
9. Emma Louisa Elliott 1871 #19905
10. Edwin Elliott 1874 #12368
11. Herbert Collins Elliott 1876 #19485



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