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William Riddell, George Ridgwell, Geo Healey Riley, Alexander Rintoul,
George Rintoul, Henry Rintoul, Giovanni John Rinaldi, George Ritchie, John Ritchie,


William Riddell

William Riddell 32 came as Riddle, Sep 1853 from Glasgow on the Sophia Burbidge with Elizabeth Watt 29 and lived at Collingwood
4 Children 1. Alexander Riddell 8, 1844 - 1857 #270 lived 13 years
2. James Scanlan Riddell 5,
3. Margaret 3 is she Mary Anderson Riddell
4. William Riddell infant
5. David Riddell 1855 #264 - 1863 #8186 lived 8 years
6. Thomas Alexander Riddell 1857 #8548
7. Bruce Patterson Riddell 1862 #2029
8. Elizabeth Riddell 1864 #20991
2. James Scanlan Riddell 5, from Glasgow wed 1869 #4057 to Magdalene Mcpherson Meikle from Paisley, and lived at Sth Melb, Hawthorn
Each child when registered, has different spelling for father's name Scanlon
8 Children 1. Madgaline Macpherson Riddell 1871 #1647
2. Elizabeth Watt Riddell 1872 #18038
3. Mary Riddell 1873 #25730 - 1877 #8242 lived 3 years
4. Margaret Riddell 1875 #10756
5. James Riddell 1877 #3852
6. Agnes Scoular Riddell 1878 #16567
7. Mary Eliza Riddell 1880 #23116
8. Robina Caroline Riddell 1882 #23632
3. Mary Anderson Riddell 1850 - 1932 #1987 aged 82, from Glasgow Is she Margaret 3? wed 1868 #938 to Joseph Emmerson 1839 - 1932 #4992 aged 93, from Yorkshire, and lived at Collingwood, both died at Caulfield
Isaac Archer wed 15 AUG 1793 to Nanny Senior at Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England. Their daughter Harriet Archer born 14 Apr 1806 was Christened 9 June 1806 at Ossett Green Independent Congregational, Ossett, Yorkshire, England. She wed 16 JUL 1824 to Joseph Emmerson at Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England
David Emmerson wed 10 DEC 1786 to Sarah Ellis at Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England and their son Joseph was Christened: 17 DEC 1800 Ossett Green Independent Congregational, Ossett, Yorkshire, England
Harriet and Joseph Emmerson maybe with their son Joseph, came to Victoria, as Joseph senior died 1860 #4390 aged 58 and Harriet died 1867 #5121 aged 61, son Joseph is aged 20 when his father died
11 Children 1. George Archer Emmerson 1869 #21590
2. Elizabeth Emmerson 1871 #22316
3. William Riddell Emmerson 1875 #14937
4. Harriet Archer Emmerson 1877 #14428
5. Joseph Emmerson 1879 #15130 - 1883 #4623 lived 3 years
6. Walter Thomas Emmerson 1881 #15369
7. Mary Alice Emmerson 1883 #8345
8. Edward James Emmerson 1885 #16704
9. Elsie May Emmerson 1887 #27413
10. John Herbert Emmerson born 1889
11. Evelyn May Emmerson born 1891
4. William Riddell wed 1873 #2078 to Catherine Isabella Matthews and lived at Richmond
4 Children 1. Agnes Mcdonald Riddell 1877 #24364 - 1879 #3306 lived 17 months
2. William James Riddell 1878 #25746
3. Elizabeth Ellen Riddell 1883 #22716
4. Alice Madeline Riddell 1886 #1918
6. Thomas Alexander Riddell 1857 #8548 wed 1882 #2475 to Carol Elizabeth Miller 1861 #18007 and lived at Richmond
3 Children 1. William Alexander Riddell 1882 #22097 - mother called Catherine Miller
2. James Rees Riddell 1883 #25831
3. William Watt Riddell 1886 #15091

George Ridgwell

George Ridgwell 1801 - 1888, born at Tolleshunt, Essex and died at Stawell Vic, arrived 1839-09-25 at Adelaide on Prince Regent (1) from London 1839-06-06, with Ann Maria nee RUSH (died 20 Jan 1849 aged 40) and 4 children
RIDGWELL George, Margaret RINTOULE married on 1853-05-31 at St George Church, Gawler
RIDGWELL George, Margaret RINTOUL, parents of child born 1851-04-29 named Jessey at Munno Para West
RIDGWELL George, Margaret RINTOUL, parents of child born 1854-04-10 named Ann at Munno Para West
Use South Aust Colonists to find Ridgewell notes
8 Children 1. John Ridgewell c1832
2. Geo Ridgewell c1834
3. Jas Ridgewell c1836
4. Ann Maria Ridgewell c1838
5. Henry Ridgewell born 1841-10-18 at Goodwood
6. William Ridgwell born 3 Mar 1844 in SA
7. Richard Ridgewell born 1846-01-05 at Coromandel Valley
8. Elizabeth Sarah Ridgewell born 1847-11-29 at Upper Sturt
6. William Ridgwell born 3 Mar 1844 in SA, wed 1863 #3573 to Jane Althorpe 1844 #13977 dau of Mary Ann and George Althorpe, christened at St James Melbourne and lived at Stawell then at Nhill
10 Children 1. James Richard Ridgwell Allthorpe 1863 #22313
2. William Henry Ridgwell 1866 - 1867 #3140 lived 10 months
3. Louisa Jane Redgwell 1867 #10324
4. Emily Ridgwell 1871 #11335
5. Florence Ridgwell 1873 #19016 - 1875 #3906 lived 1 year
6. Mary Ann Dawson Ridgwell 1875 #24956
7. Sarah Georgina Ridgwell 1878 #4398 - 1899 #11321 aged 21
8. Alice Ridgwell 1880 #4274
9. Henry Ridgwell 1884 #19226
10. William Herbert Ridgwell 1887 #13596

Geo Healey Riley

Geo Healey Riley wed 1856 #241 to Mary Ann Fairbairn/Faribarne and lived at Cavendish
5 Children 1. George Thomas Riley 1860 #3468
2. Albert Riley 1863 #6929
3. Mary Ann Riley 1865 #7444
4. Agnes Fanny Riley 1865 #7445
5. Alice Margaret Riley 1867 #1250
2. Albert Riley 1863 #6929 wed 1884 #2174 to Martha Maria Treadwell
4. Agnes Fanny Riley (Reilly, Filey)1865 wed 1884 #2175 to John Treadwell

Giovanni John Rinaldi

Giovanni John Rinaldi born Teglio, Sondrio, Lombardia, Italy on 23 Jul 1843 - 10 Jan 1922 #3213 aged 78, son of Cath and John Rinaldi, died at St Arnaud, wed 1874 #4524 to Elizabeth Smith 1857 - 1949 #22857 aged 92, dau of Margaret Moloney and Thomas Smith, born in Adelaide, SA, and died in Donald Children were born at Talbot-Amherst, then after 1895 at St Arnaud 1. Elizabeth Rinaldi 1876 #67 - 1876 #3972 lived 4 months, at Talbot
2. John Rinaldi 1877 #6251
3. Anthony Rinaldi 1879 #6522 - 1959 #28348 aged 80
4. Martha Rinaldi 1881 #5945, wed 1899 #4490 Robt Billson Hawkins
5. Catherine Rinaldi 1882 #19608 - 1942 #28438 aged 59, wed Kellett
6. Susan Rinaldi 1884 #28208 - 1943 #19063 aged 58, wed Rickard
7. Annie Rinaldi 1887 #7181
8. Victoria Venrico Rinaldi 1889 #26764 - 1957 #20478 aged 67
9. Vic Louisa Rinaldi 1892 #8413
10. Peter Bennett Rinaldi 1894 #24400
11. Lawrence Jas Rinaldi 1896 #23535
12. Mary Margt Rinaldi 1898 #29289 - 1973 #29746 aged 75, wed Jewell 13. Wm Rinaldi 1901 #22601 - 1972 #4291 aged 70 4. Martha Rinaldi 1881 #5945, wed 1899 #4490 Robt Billson Hawkins
5. Catherine Rinaldi 1882 #19608 - 1942 #28438 aged 59, wed Thomas Kellett 1849 - 1926 #7595 aged 72, son of Mary Sharkie and John Kellett, both died at S Arnaud 1. Harold Thomas Kellett 1906 - 1959 #25294 aged 53 2. Daisy Elizabeth Kellett 1908 - 1982 #09488 aged 74, wed Smelly 3. William Victor Kellett 1909 - 1977 #27907 aged 68 4. Percival Leonard Kellett 1914 - 1969 #3473 aged 55 5. Reginald Francis Kellett 1918 - 1979 #9233 aged 61
6. Susan Rinaldi 1884 #28208 - 1943 #19063 aged 58, wed James Rickard 1. Jean Elizabeth A Rickard 1913 - 1980 #24308 aged 67, wed Blaikie 9. Vic Louisa Rinaldi 1892 #8413 wed Michael James Hoare 1886 - 1960 #1153 aged 73 son of Mary Sweeney and Patrick Hoare 1. Bernard Patrick Hoare 1916 - 1966 #3673 aged 50
2. Eliza Eliz Hoare 1921 #7621 aged 0 12. Mary Margt Rinaldi 1898 #29289 - 1973 #29746 aged 75, wed Edwin Charles Jewell 1900 #21460 - 1962 #19933 aged 62, son of Margaret Leah Moss wed 1899 #4274 to Edwin Campbell Jewell Edwin Campbell Jewell 1866 #8795 - 1938 #1574 aged 71, son of Mary Campbell wed 1860 #4215 to Edwin Jewell Margaret Leah Moss 1879 #16336 dau of Margaret More wed 1873 #3856 to George Moss 1. Norma Margaret Jewell 1924 - 1983 #05536 aged 59, wed Schodde Robert Hawkins aged 24 came Dec 1852 on the Victory with Margaret Hawkins aged 27 and Jessie Hawkins aged 0
The Victor is a barque, 364 tons, G Brown Master, built in Leith 1851, and listed as sailing from Leith to Australia 1852.
Robert Hawkins and Margaret Ferguson lived in Geelong, Carisbrook, St Arnaud 1. Jessie Hawkins aged 0,1852
2. Edward Hawkins 1854 #2425 - 1868 #3337 lived 13 years
3. Albert Hawkins 1855 #4507 - 1855 #3358 lived 5 days
4. James Hawkins 1856 #12762
5. Robt Bilson Hawkins 1859 #4044 - 1933 #18564 aged 74
6. William Hawkins 1861 #22417 Robt Billson Hawkins 1859 #4044 - 1933 #18564 aged 74, wed 1899 #4490 to Martha Rinaldi

George Ritchie

George Ritchie came June 1849 on the Saxon with Elizabeth Campbell and lived at Plenty
3 Children 1. Catherine Ritchie 1846
2. Ebenezer Ritchie 1856 #6853
3. Malcolm Ritchie 1860 #7464
2. Ebenezer Ritchie 1856 #6853 wed 1878 #2582 to Jane Murray 1857 #15391 and lived at Geelong
6 Children 1. George Robert Ritchie 1879 #3036
2. Elizabeth Ritchie 1880 #15987
3. David Murray Ritchie 1882 #7972
4. Jane Ritchie 1884 #18187
5. Thomas Malcolm Ritchie 1886 #18520
6. Ann Emma Ritchie 1887 #30824
3. Malcolm Ritchie 1860 #7464 wed 1879 #96 to Helena Colliss possibly daughter of Hannah Early and James Collis born at Caledonia Diggings, and lived at Berwick, Pakenham then Gembrook
5 Children 1. Elizabeth Ritchie 1879 #21085
2. Helana Ann Ritchie 1881 #11319
3. George Ritchie 1884 #4587
4. Mabel Jane Ritchie 1885 #18053
5. Edward Thomas Ritchie 1886 #26499

John Ritchie

John Ritchie came c1854 with Martha Gemmell to Melbourne then went to Smeaton, later Marong
10 children 1. James Ritchie 1855 #3679
2. John Stevenson Ritchie 1857 #4678
3. Wm Ritchie 1859 #19425
4. Thomas Ritchie 1861 #20662
5. Matthew Ritchie 1864 #15970
6. Michael Ritchie 1866 #2884
7. Martha Ritchie 1868 #9932
8. Margaret Ritchie 1871 #3156
9. Elizabeth Ritchie 1873 #10512
10. Esther Baker Ritchie 1873 #10513
James Ritchie born 1855 in Melbourne, wed 1880 #3390 to Esther Sutherland Baker, lived at Boort then Fernihurst
8 children 1. Martha Ritchie 1881
2. Thomas Ritchie 1882 #9171
3. Barbra Annie Ritchie 1884 #2323
4. Henry Gordon Ritchie 1885 #9718 lived 9 months
5. Robina Ritchie 1887 #2832
6. James Norman Ritchie 1888 #11108
7. Wilhelmina Esther Ritchie 1890 #3196
8. Alick Ritchie 1893 #31380
6. Martha Ritchie 1881 - 1976 #2309 aged 95, wed 1910 to John Howard Radnell, 3 children


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