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John Tilburn

Marriages Dec 1855 - John Tilburn and Jane Gill in Bradford Y. Vol 9b page 207. The district Bradford Y. is an alternative name for Bradford and it is in the county of West Riding of Yorkshire,
John Tilburn aged 28 came Mar 1856 on the City Of Manchester and was then joined by Jane Gill and lived at Quarry Hill, Sandhurst, Jane Gill 1834 - 1901 #11145 aged 67, dau of unknown Thorp and Edward Gill Jno Tilburn 1832 - 1897 #10776 aged 65, son of unknown Cluthery and William Tilburn - William Tilburn wed 07 Dec 1828 to Ann Cluderay at Calverley, Yorkshire, England
7 Children 1. John Poole Tilburn c1856
2. Unnamed Female, Sarah Ann Tilburn 1858 #19533
3. William Edward Tilburn 1861 #10146
4. Mary Jane Tilburn 1863 #18006
5. John Levi Tilburn 1865 #19346
6. Grace Gill Tilburn 1869 #12429
7. John Tilburn 1872 #6246
1. John Poole Tilburn c1856 wed 1881 #1394 to Charlotte Brown from Sussex, no chn listed
2. Sarah Ann Tilburn wed 1873 #2820 to Willoughby Harrison Tootell from Nottingham and lived at Sandhurst, Numurkah
7 Children 1. Victoria Jane Tootell 1874 #25465
2. Rose Tootell 1876 #20071
3. William Earnest Tootell 1879 #3564
4. Florence Ethel Tootell 1881 #11266 - 1881 #5467 lived 1 month
5. Frances Olive Tootell 1883 #11581
6. Claud Percival Tootell 1885 #27697
7. Selina Beatrice Tootell 1888 #14189
3. William Edward Tilburn wed 1883 #3652 to Emma Caroline Dehne and lived at Numurkah, Yarrawonga, then Camberwell
3 Children 1. Albert Edward Tilburn 1884 #19289
2. August Tilburn 1885 #27693
3. William Clarence Tilburn 1888 #34609
4. Percival Jno Tilburn 1892 #11224
4. Mary Jane Tilburn 1863 #18006 - 1942 #28588 aged 79, wed 1884 #4943 to Edward Ernest Ham 1854 - 1949 #2577 aged 95, son of Emma Cox and William Ham, and lived at Tungamah,
Edward Ernest Ham wed 1882 #4374 to Julia Ann Locker 1864 #17210 - 1883 #12890 aged 19 and lived at Tungamah then Yinnar
Child of Julia 1. Julia Mary Ham 1883 #27051 - 1885 #6667 lived 18 months
5 Children
of Mary
2. Hedley Ham 1885 #22096 - 1923 #11896 aged 38
3. Earnest Ham 1888 #7281
4. Albert Edward Ham 1889 #35774 - 1956 #8344 aged 66
5. Twin Grace Vera Ham 1895 #33995 - 1963 #20050 aged 87 wed Dunbar
6. Twin John Ham 1895 #33996 - 1895 #15673 lived 1 day

Edmund Tiley


William Ham wed 1852 #23687 to Emma Cox at Christ Church, Geelong Church of England and had 14 chn, 6 infant deaths. William Ham and Emma Cox both aged 21, came in Jul 1851 on the John Knox as Single Assisted British Immigrants, arrived at Geelong 14 July, a ship, 1194 tons, Captain Richard Davidson, from Plymouth 24 March, with 372 immigrants. She carried in all 423 individuals, being 372 emigrants, the Surgeon Superintendent Dr Coward in the Cabin with his wife and child, and 5 Officers and 43 Crew. Four infants and one adult died during the voyage. The Argus, Melbourne, Vic. Thursday 24 July 1851 reported on Page 2, that 8 seamen, and the Cook, were charged with disobedience, and sentenced to hard labour. The John Knox departed 28 Aug for Sydney, in ballast. In all, 28 seamen were confined, and then clemency permitted their relaese on 16 Sep 1851

Edmund Tiley

From on 14 Dec 2002
As you are aware Edmund was married twice, his first marriage was to Emma Lester, you have down three sons to that marriage, my great grandmother was their first child Mary. She was born in Bristol, Gloustershire in 1856 and made the trip out from England at the very young age of one year, they travelled on the ship "Shalimar" which sailed from Liverpool on the 16/8/1857 arriving at Geelong Victoria on 11/11/1857.
Mary Tiley married on the 6/11/1879 (ref 1879 #4386) to James Wills at the Presbyterian Manse in Beaufort Victoria, they had eight children and Mary's surname is sometimes recalled as Tyley.
Mary died on the 10/2/1942 at the age of 86 years and is buried at the Bulla Cemetary.

Edmund Tiley 1833 - 1894 #7308 aged 61 son of Maria and Edmund Tiley born at Elberton Glos, died at Raglan, and Emma Lester 1835 - 1864 #1943 aged 28, daughter of Mary and Thomas Lester, came from Gloucestershire c1857 for the gold diggings
Edmund Tiley from Gloucestershire wed 1868 #4495 to Louisa Panther 1849 - 1928 #4388 aged 79 daughter of James Panther, lived at Raglan
The Shalimar came Nov 1857 with Edmond Tiley 23, Emma Tiley 21 and Mary Tiley aged 1
4 children
of Emma
1. Mary Tiley born in England 1854 Lambeth 1d 337
2. Thomas Tiley 1858 #12381 - 1936 #16493 aged 78 died at Ararat
3. William Tiley 1861 #2527R lived 10 months
4. Edmund Tiley 1864 #4628 lived 3 months
7 children
of Louisa
5. Albert Edward Tiley 1871 #11481 - 1928 #13192 aged 57
6. Maria Tiley 1878 #24978
7. James Panther Tiley 1881 - 1960 #22143 aged 79
8. Priscilla Tiley 1882 - 1903 #14951 aged 21 9. Mary Ann Tiley 1884 #27028 - 1894 #3568 aged 9
10. Herbert Tiley 1886 #28904 - 1966 #16719 aged 79
11. William Tiley 1893 #6921 lived 5 months
1. Mary Tiley born in England 1854 Lambeth 1d 337, Lambeth spans the boundaries of the counties of London and Surrey and died 10/2/1942,
Mary Tiley married on the 6/11/1879 #4386 to James Wills at the Presbyterian Manse in Beaufort Victoria, they had eight children and Mary's surname is sometimes recalled as Tyley.
8 children 1. James Frederick Wills 1880 #18093
2. Gertrude Mary Elizabeth Wills 1882 #25063
3. Edmund Wills 1885 #12852
4. Maria Wills 1888 #5837 (Cheryl's grandmother )
5. William Henry Wills 1890
6. John Wills 1892 wed Rita Tilley and John adopted Rita's daughter Edna May
7. Thomas Wills 1892
8. Emma Louise Wills 1894
2. Thomas Tiley 1858 #12381 - 1936 #16493 aged 78 died at Ararat, wed 1885 #7009 to Annie Maria Gillingham and lived at Raglan. Ann appears to remarry - can not find her death entry
9 children 1. Susan Emma Tiley 1886 #28901 wed 1914 #3913 to Thos Wm Cleary
2. Thomas Henry Tiley 1888 #23723 - 1960 #24342 aged 72
3. Edmond James Tiley 1890 #16464 - 1971 #24602 aged 81
4. Wm Jno Tiley 1892 #26650 - 1935 #17369 aged 43
5. Geo Andw Tiley 1895 #15332
6. Chas Fred Tiley 1897 #22098
7. Mary Evelyn Tiley 1900 #13816
8. Maggie Louisa Tiley 1902 #28884
9. Victor Albt Norman Tiley 1904 #28293
2. Thomas Henry Tiley 1888 #23723 - 1960 #24342 aged 72, wed 1915 #1415 to Wfrid Louisa Buchanan 1892 - 1954 #20256 aged 62, daughter of Sarah Flowers and Thomas Buchanan and moved to Wonthaggi
2 children 1. Phyllis Wfred Tiley 1916 #13607
2. Donald Thomas Tiley 1920 #36317
6. Maria Tiley 1879 - 1959 #22312 aged 80, wed c1897 to Isaac John Gillingham
3 children 1. Wm Geo Gillingham 1898 #28016X1920
2. Frank Albt Gillingham 1899 #21511
3. Edmd Jas Gillingham 1901 #21885
7. James Panther Tiley 1881 - 1960 #22143 aged 79, wed 1904 #3216 to Mary Johnston
5 children   1. Effie Tiley 1904 #28294
2. Eric Edmd Tiley 1906 #29376
3. Geo Alf Tiley 1908 #29633
4. Albt Edwd Tiley 1910 #30099
5. Eva Jean Tiley 1913 #34462

John Tilley

See Tilley Family web site for Edward Tilley
Edward Tilley 1822 - 15 Sep 1856 #3724 aged 34 son of Susan and Edward Tilley of Norfolk, wed 16 Oct 1843 to Mary Jane Mockridge 1820 - 1888 #11801 aged 68 dau of Robert Mockridge, Swansea, Tasmania, and left Tasmania c1846 and settled in Winchelsea c.1845. Children : Edward Henry Tilley b.1844, Elizabeth Mockridge Tilley b.1845, John Tilley b.1847, Joseph Tilley b.1850, Frederick James Tilley b.1852 and Emily Elizabeth Tilley b.1855.
From on 24 Dec 2006
Did you know that Victoria’s third marriage was to Samuel Gladman who was her step-father-in-law? He was the second husband of Victoria’s first husband’s (John Tilley) mother (Mary Jane Mockridge) wed 1859 #2672 and daughter Lavinia Gladman 1859 #3210 wed 1885 #1314 to Victor Elkington.

John Tilley 31 Oct 1847 #21947 - 8 Jul 1876 #8951 aged 28, wed 25 Nov 1867 #3624 to Victoria Leah/Leake b. 1850 #22387 - 1912 dau of Anna Robinson and John Leak, born at Modewarre, Winchelsea, died at Winchelsea,
Victoria Tilley nee Leake wed 1879 #140 to John Farquharson from Aberdeenshire, lived at Winchelsea
5 Children 1. Elizabeth Jane Tilley 27 Oct 1868 #27161 - 9 Mar 1940 wed 8 Dec 1892 to Luke Charles Strickland 1868 - 1946
2. Hannah Victoria Tilley 1870 #20289 - 3 May 1945
3. John Leake Tilley 1872 #20594 - 2 Apr 1965 wed Elizabeth Maria Dorothea Fredericka Mcdonnell 1869 - 30 Nov 1941
4. Edward George Tilley 1874 #20158 - 5 Sep 1890
5. Sarah Emily Tilley 1876 #13074 - 29 Dec 1944 wed c1896 to George Samuel Warner 10 Feb 1871 - 18 Jul 1944
5 Children 6. Mary Jane Farquharson 1879 #6282
7. Alice Lillian May Farquharson 1881 #13374
8. Wm Ormond Mchardy Farquharson 1883 #27384
9. Kate Ann Farquharson 1885 #29821
10. Felix Meyer Farquharson 1888 #16698
2. Hannah Victoria Tilley 1870 #20289 - 3 May 1945 wed 1890 to Thomas John Mcconachy 1863 - 26 Apr 1927
6. Mary Jane Farquharson 1879 #6282 - 1944 #21695 aged 65 wed 1899 #4339 to James Parish 1873 #27958 - 1938 #15145 aged 65

Charles Tilson

Charles Tilson came before 1852 with Mary Moloney and lived in Kilmore, Heathcote then Whroo
7 Children 1. Mary Tilson 1847 - 1924 #6849 aged 73 wed 1869 #2205 to Charles Blann
2. Cath Tilson 1850 - #1925 #2341 aged 72, wed 1877 #3793 to Denis Kelly
1. Margaret Tilson 1853 #35092 baptised Roman Catholic, Kilmore
2. Bridget Tilson 1855 - 1857 #1713 lived 1 year
3. Mary Elizabeth Tilson 1857 #11572 - 1858 #166 lived 8 months
4. Michael Joseph Tilson 1859 #20533
5. Georgina Tilson 1862 #8688
6. Emily Jane Tilson 1865 #15824 - #1957 #20453 aged 91
7. Helena Tilson 1867 #25363 - 1930 #2734 aged 63, wed Hanney
1. Mary Tilson 1847 - 1924 #6849 aged 73 wed 1869 #2205 to Charles Blann 1836 - 1870 #5871 aged 33, son of Mary and Charles Blann, born in London. Lived at Whro, then in Footscray, where children's father is listed as Unknown
The Argus, Melbourne, Friday 27 May 1870 death by accident reported in Bendigo Advertiser, at Coy's Diggings when Motten and Charles Blann fell 150ft down the mine shaft.
Williamstown Chronicle, Vic. Saturday 17 January 1885 reported the accidental drowning of Benjamin Blann aged 8, in Swamp Rd Canal - three brothers were swimming.
10 children 1. Charlotte Emily Blann 1870 #27050 - 1945 #9638 aged 75
2. Charles Blann 1871 aged 12 when his brother Ben was drowned.
3. Ellen Maud Blann 1872 - 1873 #1102 lived 14 months
4. Benjn Blann 1876 - 1885 #1432R lived 8 years, drowned
5. Wm Hy Blann 1879 - 1889 #16659R lived 10 years
6. Frederick Blann 1880 - 1883 #1555R lived 3 years
7. Elsie May Blann 1885 #17810R
8. Julia Blann 1887 #11284R
9. Wm Hy Blann 1889 #3694 - 1889 #16659R lived 10 months
10. Violet Mary Blann 1891 #23057R - 1937 #6460 aged 39
1. Charlotte Emily Blann 1870 #27050 - 1945 #9638 aged 75 wed 1898 #967 to John Archibald Ward 1861 #11809 son of Sarah McKinnon and John Ward, who came 1855 with baby Jane born at sea
1 child 1. Archd Bicknell Ward 1900 #1864 - 1945 #2018 aged 45
2. Cath Tilson 1850 - #1925 #2341 aged 72, wed 1877 #3793 to Denis Kelly born at Kyneton, possible Denis Kelly 1848 #3098 son of Jane and John, christened RC St Francis. Lived at Tabilk, Tatura, Koorooman, Leongatha, Korumburra
9 Children 1. John Daniel/David Kelly 1877 #19022 - 1892 #10763 lived 15 years
2. Patrick Edward Kelly 1879 #19799
3. Jane Kelly 1881 #6036
4. Charles Kelly 1883 #12961
5. Mary May Kelly 1886 #22506
6. James Kelly 1888 #25231
7. Fred Ambrose Kelly 1890 #28158
8. Annie Kelly 1894 #4764
9. Lena Kelly 1899 #11636
5. Georgina Tilson 1862 #8688 wed c1884 to William Sandlant
6. Emily Jane Tilson 1865 #15824 wed 1882 #3828 to William Pat Tynan born in Tasmania, and lived at Murchison
2 Children 1. William Charles Tynan 1883 #11402
2. Elsie Edith Tynan 1886 #20557


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