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Sydney Manvers Meadows, Martin Meaney, George Medley, John Medwell,
Michael Meehan, Hugh Meikle, Jeremiah Melbourne, William Melbourne,


Sydney Manvers Meadows

Sydney Manvers Meadows aged 36, came Oct 1853 on the William Miskin with Alice (Alice/Alicia Louise Bernard) Meadows aged 36 and Matilda Meadows aged 12, John W T P Meadows aged 8, P R Meadows aged 7, A C Meadows aged 5, H S Meadows aged 3 and K F Meadows aged 0
Moved to Tasmania, where The Hobart Town Daily Mercury, Friday 12 November 1858, death October 6 - At Macquarie Plains, Sydney Manvers Meadows, aged 42, Barrister-at-Law. Alicia Meadows 1820 - 1887 #15831 aged 67, died at Tallarook, Vic,
8 Children 1. Matilda Elizabeth Meadows chr 17 Aug 1841, registered Jul-Sep 1841 Woodbridge
2. Sydney Manvers Bernard Meadows chr 19 Sep 1844 died in UK
3. John William Turton Pierepont Meadows chr 17 Jun 1845
4. Pierepont Robert Meadows chr 23 Jun 1846, registered Oct-Dec 1846 Woodbridge
5. Alicia Charlotte Meadows chr 20 Jun 1848, registered Apr-Jun 1848 in Woodbridge, Suffolk,
6. Manvers Frederick Meadows, registered Jul-Sep 1850 Woodbridge died as Herbert Sydney Meadows 1851 - 1928 6204 aged 77, died in Kew, Vic
7. Kathleen Flora Meadows 1852 - 1854 #667 lived 1 year, born in Jersey
8. Manvers Bernard Meadows 30th Dec 1856 - 1941 #10908 aged 84, born in New Norfolk, Tas, died in Armadale, Vic
1. Matilda Elizabeth Meadows chr 17 Aug 1841 wed 1861 to Francis Barker, at - New Norfolk, Tasmania
Richard BARKER, born abt 1780 IRL, died 1857 TAS AUS wed Frances Louisa Cawthorn born 1789 ENG, died 1845 TAS AUS.
10th child Francis Sydney Barker born 1830 - 1896 aged 66, wed Matilda Elizabeth Meadows.
Richard was a brewer in London before coming to Tasmania. With his wife Frances and three sons he arrived in 1816 per 'Admante'. Richard formed a partnership with Captain Anthony Fenn KEMP in an import and export business in Hobart. The family later moved to Macquarie Plains.
On 6 November 1898, at her daughter's residence, Ouse, Matilda Elizabeth, widow of the late Frank Barker, Macquarie Plains, and eldest daughter of Sydney Manvers Meadows, Suffolk, England, barrister at law. Funeral will take place This DAY, at 3:30pm, Macquarie Plains Church. The Mercury, Hobart, Tas. Tuesday 8 November 1898
7 Children 1. M Barker 30 Aug 1862
2. Cathleen Maud Barker 2 Jun 1864
3. Sidney Bernard Barker 26 Sep 1867
4. Madeline Helena Alice Barker 19 Apr 1869 wed 1891 to Patisson Talfourd Rutt, at New Norfolk, Tasmania
5. Claude Pierrepont Barker 3 May 1871 - 16 Feb 1896
6. Rollade Molesworth Barker 25 Aug 1878 wed 1904 to Christina Witt Smithies
7. Herbert Philip Barker 1878
3. John William T P Meadows born in Suffolk,wed 1875 #4516 to Ellen E Philippa Sutton
3 Children 1. Ethel Blanch Mansergh Meadows 07 Dec 1876, registered 1877 #3188 - 1943 #10022 aged 66, wed Phillips
2. Alice Bernard Hammerswell Meadows 1879 #13106
3. Sydney Marcus Piermont Meadows 1881 #24088 - 1882 #2014 lived 8 months
5. Alice Charlotte Meadows 1848 - 1883 #7179 aged 35, wed 1872 to Walter De-Molesworth Jeffery at New Norfolk,Tasmania
8. Manvers Bernard Meadows 30 Dec 1856 - 1941 #10908 aged 84, born in New Norfolk, Tas, died in Armadale, Vic, wed 1889 #7131 to Margt Alicia Jones 1868 #16986 - 1953 #8136 aged 84, dau of Margaret Mccall and George Jones (Margaret McColl 1841 #707 born in Melb, dau of Ann and John McColl, wed 1867 #4110 to George Jones from Lancashire
6 Children 1. Manvers Geo Bernard Meadows 1890 #32281 - 1974 #8322 aged 83
2. Margt Alicia Mccoll Meadows 1892 #3834 - 1978 #11342 aged 86, wed Brownell
3. Pierrepoint R S Meadows 894 #12478 - 1979 #8098 aged 85
4. Ione Ethel May Meadows 1896 #23825 - 1979 #6830 aged 82, wed Stokes
5. Alwyn Baudon Percival Meadows 1898 #22599 - 1980 #10272 aged 81
6. Doreen Louisa Pret Meadows 1900 #22601 - 1981 #28182 aged 81, wed Barker
1. Manvers Geo Bernard Meadows 1890 #32281 - 1974 #8322 aged 83, wed Violet Home, her death may be recorded as Violet Maude Meadows nee Shrub 1901 - 1978 #24414 aged 77, dau of Harrietta Parfitt ad Thomas Shrub
1 Child 1. David Mccoll Meadows 1935 - 1936 #1705 aged 1 year
The Argus, Melbourne, Vic. Wednesday 29 October 1941 Mr. Manvers Bernard Meadows, who died yesterday at Lalbert Cr, Armadale, was one of the oldest pioneers of Tallarook and Seymour districts, having selected land there more than 67 years ago. By 1922 he had acquired 3,000 acres of land in that district, and his property, Rokeby, which has been taken over by the military authorities, was famous for woolgrowing and fat lamb raising. Mr Meadows was born in England, and was the son of the late Sydney Manvers Meadows, of Suffolk, a barrister. He leaves a widow, 3 sons, and 3 daughters.

Martin Meaney

Martin Meaney aged 21 came Aug 1859 on the Zoboah
Martin Meaney 1838 wed c1870 to Catherine Brennan from County Limerick, were at Sandhurst when their newborn daughter died 1876 #13198 and Kate Meaney 1828 - 1878 #603 aged 40
Martin Meaney from County Limerick, wed 1882 #4299 to Bessie Rowe. Teresa Margaret Meaney 1886 - 1966 #11588 aged 80, daughter of Catherine Brennan (should be Bessie Rowe) and Martin Meaney, wed 1920 to Henry Tregillis 1876 #5759 - 1940 aged 64. Her birth was not registered.

George Medley

George Medley aged 20 came Sep 1863 on the White Star from Lancashire, wed 1868 #631 to Ellen Keating 1848 - 1924 #6883 aged 76 dau of Cath Madigan and John Keating from Limerick, and lived at Carlton, Seymour and then at Tabiek
14 Children 1. John Robert Medley 1868 #24909 - 1940 #20888 aged 71
2. Caroline Medley 1870 #9978 - 1939 #2417 aged 69
3. George Ward Medley 1871 #24538 - 1944 #16043 aged 72
4. Eliza Cath Medley 1873 #11081
5. Robert Ward Medley 1874 #24008 - 1909 #11055 aged 35
6. William Medley 1876 #14651 - 1949 #19582 aged 73
7. Ellen Charlotte Medley 1878 #997 - 1946 #5423 age 68
8. Marion Medley 1879 #14300 - 1950 #6254 aged 72
9. Richard Ward Medley 1881 #1071
10. Alice Maud Medley 1882 #7491 - 1937 #10925 aged 49
11. Florence Jane Medley 1883 #7464 lived 2 years
12. Joseph Robert Medley 1884 #23149 - 1932 #12323 aged 48
13. Florence Jane Medley 1885 #23956 lived 21 months
14. Alfred Ernest Medley 1887 #1637 lived 4 months
2. Caroline Medley 1870 #9978 wed 1894 #3265 to Wm Arthur Smith and lived at Brunswick
5 Children 1. Jno Robt Medley 1889 #19471
2. Alice May Smith 1895 #1453 - 1899 #830 lived 4 years
3. Clarence Victor Smith 1896 #9468 - 1896 #12591 lived 1 month
4. Evelyn Maud Smith 1898 #16756
5. Doris Smith 1902 #20228 - 1902 #12885 lived 1 month
3. George Ward Medley 1871 #24538 wed 1892 #5253 to Sarah Charlotte Tucker 1872 #26617 - 1934 #5072 aged 62
7 Children 1. Geo Wm Medley 1892 #11447 - 1892 #1034 lived 1 day
2. Ellen Charlotte Medley 1893 #1930
3. Olive Maud Medley 1895 #11247
4. Herbt Leslie Medley 1897 #9147
5. Stanley Roy Medley 1901 #2465 - 1977 #25825 aged 74
6. Geo Regd Clieve Medley 1903 #17825
7. Dorothy May Medley 1906 #26609
4. Eliza Cath Medley 1873 #11081 wed 1894 #5046 to Jos Herbt Stone 1874 #14963
6. William Medley 1876 #14651 wed 1905 #4046 to Cecilia Albress
1 Child 1. Ruby Irene Medley 1908 #14251
7. Ellen Charlotte Medley 1878 #997 wed 1898 #2713 to Chas Joseph Naughton
6 Children 1. Chas Wm Naughton 1898 #18614
2. Kath Naughton 1899 #16486
3. Jno Patk Naughton 1907 #2994
4. Joseph Francis Naughton 1911 #19891
5. Leonard Geoffrey Naughton 1914 #11059
6. Marjory Maria Naughton 1916 #27175
8. Marion Medley 1879 #14300 - 1950 #6254 aged 72, wed 1911 #2619R to Francis John Broderick 1881 - 1940 #12645 aged 59, 3 Children
10. Alice Maud Medley 1882 #7491 wed 1911 #9588 to Arthur Joseph Moylan
3 Children 1. Twin Nellie Moylan 1912 #8544 - 1912 #4073 lived 1 day
2. Twin Margt Moylan 1912 #8545 - 1912 #4074 lived 1 day
3. Arthur Wm Moylan 1920 #24114
12. Joseph Robert Medley 1884 #23149 wed 1909 #73 to Alice Crouch 1887 #25360 - 1964 #18697 aged 76 dau of Matilda Hodder and James Crouch and lived at Toora
4 Children 1. Myrtle Medley 1909 #31345 - 1909 #14353 lived 1 day
2. Hy Herbt Medley 1911 #7383 - 1966 #6001 aged 56
3. Beulah Matda Medley 1912 #35250
4. Wesley Joseph Medley 1912 #35251

John Medwell

John Medwell wed 1854 #7 to Annie Coutts and lived at Lexton, Learmonth
10 Children 1. John Medwell 1855 #11791
2. Archibald Medwell 1857 #7084 - 1870 #7128 lived 14 years
3. Janet Medwell 1858 #17800
4. Jane Medwell 1860 #19909
5. David Medwell 1863 #15204
6. Richard Lovelock Medwell 1866 #15605
7. Albert Edward Medwell 1869 #3179
8. William James Medwell 1869 #3180
9. Andrew Archibald Medwell 1871 #9940
10. Samuel Charles Medwell 1873 #3386
1. John Medwell 1855 #11791 wed 1884 #5516 to Louisa Mason and lived at Learmonth
2 Children 1. Esther May Medwell 1886 #11522
2. John Victor Medwell 1887 #21079
3. Jessie/Janet Medwell 1858 #17800 - 1888 #9994 aged 29, wed 1884 #3796 to Sampson Kinnersley, 1 dau
4. Jane Medwell 1860 #19909 wed 1885 #1729 to David Gadsby 1859 #19522 born at Dowling Ford

Michael Meehan

Michael Meehan 1840 - 1901 #9610 aged 61, son of Cath and John Meehan, wed 1862 #2830 to Catherine Hogan and lived at Osborne, Allans Flat, Tackandandah, Fitzroy
9 Children 1. Mathew Meehan 1863 #16448
2. Mary Jane Meehan 1865 #42
3. Bridget Meehan 1866 #16930
4. Catherine Meehan 1868 #13319
5. Ellen Meehan 1871 #27366 - 1887 #12363 lived 18 years
6. Anne Meehan 1872 #17
7. Eliza Margaret Meehan 1873 #26013 - 1894 #4373 aged 20
8. Agnes Meehan 1876 #11149
9. Etta Frances Meehan 1882 #20245
1. Mathew Meehan 1863 #16448 wed 1895 #5954 to Rose Mongan, and lived at Yackandandah
9 children 1. Ellen Meehan 1896 - 1982
2. Alice Meehan 1899 #7018 - 1 May 1958
3. Matthew Meehan 1900 #23271
4. Rose Meehan 1902 - 1902 #12090 lived 1 month
5. Catherine Meehan 1903 #22344
6. Mary Meehan 1905 #7191
7. Jane Meehan 1907 #7179
9. Daniel Morgan 1909 #15541 - 1973
9. Ann Elizth Meehan 1912 #25462
2. Mary Jane Meehan 1865 wed 1899 #4913 to Daniel Henry Mongan and lived at Yackandandah, 5 children
8. Anges Anna Meehan 1876 #11149 - 1946 #23997 wed 1906 #5688 to Francis Mongan 31 Jul 1877 #19659 - 11 May 1959 aged 81, and lived at Yackandandah

Hugh Meikle

Hugh Meikle 32 came Sep 1852 on the Marco Polo with Magdalene Mcpherson 31, and lived at Bacchus Marsh, Pentland Hills
4 Children 1. Hugh Meikle 10, c1841
2. Magdalene Meikle 8, c1943
3. William Meikle 4, c1847
4. Mary Meikle 2, c1850 died?
5. Margeret Wilson Meikle 1856 #8037
6. John Deyden Meikle 1858 #6186 - 1860 #7967 live 21 months
7. Robert Aitken Meikle 1860 #13130
8. Mary todd">Meikle 1862 #12113
1. Hugh Meikle wed 1885 #3235 to Sarah Williams born at Ballarat, and lived at Bena
2 Children 1. Mary Madeline Meikle 1886 #8037
2. Hugh Meikle 1887 #27748
2. Magdalene Mcpherson Meikle wed 1869 #4057 to James Scanlan Riddell 5, from Glasgow, and lived at Melbourne
8 Children - each child when registered, has different spelling for father's name Scanlon
3. William Meikle c1847 wed 1886 #2960 to Matilda Farr 1865 #17480
1st Child 1. William Richard Meikle 1887 #2499
7. Robert Aitken Meikle 1860 #13130 wed 1883 #5640 to Clara Maria Biggs from Tasmania, and lived at Melbourne
1st Child 1. Percy Albert Tasman Meikle 1884 #18690 - 1885 #2480 lived 7 months
8. Mary Meikle 1862 #12113 wed 1883 #4174 to John Neil Todd from Glasgow, and lived at Bacchus Marsh
3 Children 1. Jane Todd 1884 #14099
2. Hughina Todd 1885 #22885
3. John Neil Todd 1887 #16486

Jeremiah Melbourne

Jeremiah Melbourne wed 1848 #583 to Alice Burke at St Francis Catholic church Melbourne and lived at Collingwood
6 Children 1. Alice Melbourne 1850 - 1936 #18325 aged 86 wed Saunders
2. Jeremiah Melbourne 1851 #5842 - 1934 #15458 aged 83
3. John Melbourne 1854 #229 - 1855 #1965 lived 1 year
4. Denny Melbourne 1856 #6020 - 1938 #2185 aged 82 wed Charles Fellowes
5. John Melbourne 1859 #5372
6. Thomas Melbourne 1862 #7506
2. Jeremiah Melbourne wed 1874 #3782 to Jane Amelia Sawyers 1853 - 1937 #15402 aged 84 daughter of Hester Smith and Barnabas Sawyer came from Kent c1858, and lived at Preston, Kilmore then Avenel
7 Children 1. Alice Minnie Melbourne 1875 #18555
2. Jeremiah Melbourne 1877 #9807 - 1954 #17375 aged 76
3. Minnie Jane Melbourne 1879 #117
4. Hester May Melbourne 1881 #6649 - 1949 #1524 aged 68
5. Walter Henry Melbourne 1884 #14066
6. Jane Melbourne 1886 #15290 - 1927 #88 aged 40 wed Cole
7. George Frand/Friend Melbourne 1888 #17167 - 1959 #688 aged 70
1. Alice Minnie Melbourne 1875 wed 1899 to Harry Wood Percival Bowles

William Melbourne

William Melbourne wed 1856 #867 to Fanny Young at Chippendale, NSW and moved 1859 to Yackandandah in Victoria
9 Children 1. Emma Melbourne 1858 #2821 born at Chippendale NSW
2. Charlotte Melbourne 1859 #16594
3. Sydney Melbourne 1861 #10708
4. Elizabeth Melbourne 1862 #24343 lived 4 years
5. William Melbourne 1864 #25783
6. Robert Melbourne 1866 #18877
7. George Melbourne 1868 #6478
8. Adelaide Melbourne 1871 #27352
9. Frederick Melbourne 1872 #20744
1. Emma Melbourne 1858 born at Chippendale wed 1876 #250 to Joseph Percivel Radcliffe Rickard from Edinborough, and lived at Yackandandah, 8 Children
2. Charlotte Melbourne 1859 #16594 wed 1881 #1785 to Sydney Britton and lived at Yackandandah, 3 Children


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