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William Thwaites c1818 - 1878 #9939 aged 57 from Norwich, came aged 34 im Nov 1852 on the Helen as Assisted British Immigrants with Sarah 35, and infants Sarah Ann and Anna, then vanish

Thomas Thwaites

IGI Submitted by Mr. B. Fullarton, 40 Latrobe Street, Mentone, Victoria 3194 Australia
Thomas Henry Thwaites Birth: 22 Dec 1762 Christening: 23 Dec 1762 at Marske, Cleveland, Yks, Eng Death: 1 Jun 1822 at Kirkleatham, Yks, Eng, wed 29 Apr 1784 to Mary Cooper at Kirkleatham, Yks, Eng. Mary Cooper 16 Dec 1761, Christening: 18 Dec 1761 Death: 23 Feb 1852 at Kirkleatham, Yks, Eng dau of Jane Taylor and Thomas Cooper
11 Children 1. John Thwaites Born: 24 Aug 1784 Christened: 2 Sep 1784
2. Thomas Thwaites Christened: 30 Jan 1787 Buried: 6 May 1790
3. John Thwaites Born: 8 Nov 1789 Died: 3 Sep 1861
4. George Thwaites c1789 - 29 Apr 1790
5. George Thwaites Christened: 29 Aug 1791 Died: 5 Aug 1865 at Lt Collins St E., Melbourne, Vic, Australia
6. William Thwaites Christened: 15 Dec 1793 Buried: 29 Aug 1799
7. Thomas Thwaites Born: 15 Sep 1796 Christened: 19 Sep 1796 Buried: 27 Aug 1799
8. Watson Thwaites Born: 28 Jun 1798 Christened: 14 Oct 1798 Buried: 1 Feb 1799
9. Watson Thwaites Born: 4 Aug 1800 Christened: 24 Aug 1800
10. Robert Thwaites Born: 4 Aug 1803 Christened: 4 Sep 1803 Died: 18 Jun 1853 Place: Barwon Heads, Vic, Australia
11. Ann Thwaites Born: 11 Nov 1806 Christened: 16 Nov 1806 Died: 3 Jul 1823

Robert Thwaites 4 Aug 1803 - 18 June 1853 aged 49 from Yorkshire, England son of Mary Cooper and Thomas Henry Thwaites, wed 19 Mar 1826 to Margaret Ferry at St Marylebone, London, Eng
Margaret Ferry Christening: 24 Sep 1803 dau of Anne Heslop and John Ferry at Kirkleatham, Yks, Eng Death: 26 Feb 1893 at Cheltenham, Vic, Australia
Robert Thwaites aged 49 came Jun 1853 on the Earl Of Charlemont with Margaret Thwaites 49, Jane Thwaites 26, Mary Ann Thwaites 19, and Robert Thwaites 19,
The Earl Of Charlemont was shipwrecked at Barwon Heads on 18th June 1853. She had sailed from Liverpool, England with 376 immigrants for the new colony of Victoria. Only one life was lost, that of Robert Thwaites (sen). He died of shock soon after the vessel struck rocks. His body was recovered by his son Robert (jun) the next day.
Margaret Thwaites wed 1869 #4254 to Edward Johnstone from Belfast
5 Children 1. Jane Thwaites 2 Jan 1827 - 7 Mar 1906 did not marry
2. John Thwaites 19 Oct 1828 died in Queensland
3. Thomas Thwaites 10 Apr 1831 - 1834
4. Twin Mary Ann Thwaites 5 May 1833 - 1908
5. Twin Robert Ferry Thwaites 5 May 1833 - 1917
4. Twin Mary Ann Thwaites 5 May 1833 - 1908 wed 12 Sep 1854 to John Nicol 1826 born in Jamaica, West Indies, whose first wife was Louisa Thwaites 4 Feb 1828 - 15 Aug 1853 aged 26 dau of Elizabeth Wilkinson and George Thwaites,
2 Children 1. Louisa Nicol 1849
2. John Rae Nicol 1853 lived 10 months
8 Children
of Mary Ann
3. Mary Louisa Nicol 1855
4. Jane Nicol 1857
5. John Ferry Nicol 1859
6. Robert Ferry Nicol 1862
7. Albert Ferry Nicol 1864
8. Alfred Ferry Nicol 1867
9. Margaret Ferry Nicol 1871
10. Herbert Thwaites Nicol 1875
5. Twin Robert Ferry Thwaites 5 May 1833 - 1917 wed 1871 #3672 to Pauline Alice Lockett V1854101 40/1854 born in NSW, died 1942 dau of Emma Bruce Jardine (died 1865 aged 32) and George Frederick Lockett (Baptism: 24 Mar 1833 St Elphin, Warrington, Lancashire, England George Frederick Lockett - Son of Thomas Lockett, Engraver, wed 28 Apr 1823 to Mary Milnes) in Sydney, wed 1853 #29903 at St Peters CofE, Melb, Vic, went to Sydney, returned to Victoria c1862 Pauline first child born in Glebe, Sydney, Emma F Lockett 1855, Blanche F Lockett 1856, Frederick J Lockett 1857
2 Children 1. Percival Ferry Thwaites 31 Jan 1874 - 1956 aged 82, wed 1928 to Ivy Bartlett
2. Ernest Jardine Thwaites 7 Feb 1873 - 12 Jul 1933 aged 60 wed 22 Dec 1909 to Theodora Eliza Vandanberg Thwaites 1884 - 1936 dau of Sarah Jane Haggar and Robert Thwaites (4 Nov 1853 son of Eliza and George Thwaites)
George Thwaites christened 29 Aug 1791 at Kirkleatham, Yorkshire, England son of Mary Cooper and Thomas Henry Thwaites, and died 5 Aug 1865 at Lt Collins St E., Melbourne, Vic, Australia, wed 6 Jun 1813 to Elizabeth Wilkinson born 30 Sep 1792 at Stockton-On-Tees, Dur, Eng and died 16 Oct 1866 at 64 Lt Collins St, Melbourne, Vic, Australia. The children were born at St Marylebone, London, Eng
6 Children 1. George Thwaites 23 Jan 1821
2. Mary Ann Thwaites 19 Oct 1823 Christened: 9 Nov 1823 - Before 1853
3. Thomas Henry Thwaites Born: 29 May 1826
4. Louisa Thwaites Born: 4 Feb 1828
5. Jane Ann Thwaites 11 Apr 1830 Christening: 02 MAY 1830 - Before 1853
6. John Thwaites Born: 3 Dec 1833
1. George Thwaites 23 Jan 1821 Christened: 29 Apr 1821 - 19 Jun 1897 at Eden Park, Whittlesea, Vic, Australia wed 14 Sep 1841 at Kingston-On-Hull, Yks, Eng to Eliza Thwaites 25 Jan 1824 - 20 Dec 1903 daughter of Margaret Burdon and George Thwaites
IGI submitted entry - Margaret Burdon Christening: 22 May 1783 dau of Elizabeth Harland and Thomas Burdon at Whitby, Yks, Eng, wed George Thwaites to 4 Jan 1804 at Marske, Cleveland, Yks, Eng
George Thwaites 25 Sep 1781 son of Ann Watson and John Thwaites of Marske, Cleveland, Yks, Eng George Thwaites 21 and Eliza Thwaites 20 came on the Himalaya in 1842 reel 2144 as Assisted British Immigrants and children christened at the Methodist church, Melbourne. They later moved to Kyneton
9 Children 1. Amelia Thwaites 1843 - 1897 #10882 aged 53
2. Margaret Thwaites 18 Dec 1844 christened 1845 #11668 - 31 Dec 1926, wed 8 Dec 1869 #4254 to Edward Thomas Johnstone 26 Apr 1841 - 13 Jan 1908 born in Belfast Ireland
3. Thomas Thwaites 1847 #11711 - 1847 #3214 lived 1 month
4. Eliza Thwaites 1848 #11755
5. Robert John Thwaites 1852 #11905 - 1852 #3334 lived 1 month
6. Robert Thwaites 4 Nov 1853 - 13 Jan 1904 wed 1877 to Sarah Jane Haggar 1851 - 1940 dau of Sarah Cole and James Haggar
7. Louisa Jane Thwaites 1857 #1041 - 1931 wed 1878 #3639 to Frederick John Wilkins 1855 - 1940
8. Saloma Elizabeth Thwaites 1859 #5852 - 12 Jul 1938 wed Arthur Jones 13 May 1858 - 22 Dec 1910 son of Mary Elizabeth Thompson and Samuel Jones born at St Kilda, Victoria
9. Flora Thwaites 1862 #21501 - 15 Mar 1865 #5224 lived 2 years
4. Eliza Thwaites 1848 #11755 wed 27 Apr 1874 #2244 to Frederick Watmuff 6 May 1840 - 1911 son of Elizabeth Vockerman and Stephen Watmuff, born in Halifax, Yorkshire, England


Thankyou on Friday, 6 January 2012 - for correcting my spelling from Vockerman to Vickerman.
Surprise - the original spelling in Yorkshire was Vicarman
Elizabeth Vickerman died 1 Jun 1881 #6101 aged 70, dau of Mary Bark and Jnoth Wickerman, died at St Kilda, Vic, wed 2 Jul 1838 to Stephen Watmuff 31 Jan 1810 - 16 Feb 1881 son of Elizabeth (Betsy) Taylor and John Watmuff born in Bradford Yorkshire, UK (death not in Vic Index)
IGI Extracted record for Elizabeth Vicarman, born 27 Nov 1810 Christening: 30 Dec 1810 dau of Mary and Jonathan Vicarman at Square Chapel Independent, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
Jonathan Vicarman, Christened 24 Dec 1775 son of Edmund Vicarman, at Almondbury, Yorkshire, England, wed 15 Jun 1806 to Mary Bark at Halifax, Yorkshire, England. She may be Mary Bark (only one of this name in Yorkshire list) christened 19 Mar 1786 dau of Margaret and Richard Bark, at Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.
WATMUFF / WATTMUFF Stephen, wife, 5 ch (one b@sea) arrived in SA 1850-02-13 aboard Brothers from London 1849-10-14 via Plymouth 10-26 [Source:6] [6] Newspapers - South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) 14 February 1850 The Brothers, barque, 369 tons, R Lilly (or Eilly) master, from London 14 Oct and Plymouth 26 Oct 1949, arrived Adelaide 13 Feb 1850, and lists the passengers, including Stephen Wattmuff, wife and four children, with 'One child, named Watmuff, born on the passage.'
Submitted reference from IGI lists the children as
font 1. John Henry Watmuff 1839 - birth registered Jan-Mar 1839, at Halifax, (in Vic wed 1870, died 1895 aged 55),
font 2. Frederick 1840 - 1911 (birth registered Apr-Jun 1839, at Halifax),
font 3. Edward 1842 - 1866 (registered Jan-Mar 1842 at Halifax, not in Vic Index),
font 4. Mary Taylor Watmuff 1844 - 1871 (born in Manchester, registered Jul-Sep 1844, died 1871 #1902 aged 26, wed John James Clark, son Edward 1868),
font 5. Lucy Watmuff (Jan-Mar 1846 - Jan-Mar 1846),
font 6. Elizabeth Sarah Watmuff 1847 (registered Oct-Dec 1847, in Vic wed 1869)
font 7. Charles Brothers Watmuff 1849-1850 (in Vic as died 1860 #4298 aged 10 years, born at Sea)


Frederick Watmuff and Eliza Thwaites lived in St Kilda
5 children 1. Henry Watmuff 1875 #19722 - 1879 #6481 lived 3 years
2. Frederick Watmuff 1877 #25307 - 1928 #3742 aged 50
3. George Stephen Watmuff 1879 #12357 - 1943 #22601 aged 64
4. Herbert Watmuff 1881 #5799 - 1882 #3621 lived 1 year
5. Elsie Louisa Watmuff 1883 #20087 - 1943 #2285 aged 58, wed Sutherland
3. Thomas Henry Thwaites Born: 29 May 1826 Christened: 18 Jun 1826 - 26 Mar 1912 at Hawksburn, Vic, Australia wed 16 Sep 1851 in West Melbourne, Vic to Eliza Raven 23 Sep 1831 - 15 Sep 1907 born at Hampton-on-Thames, England. He came Feb 1849 aged 19 on the Eden as an Assisted British Immigrant
3 children 1. William Thwaites 13 Aug 1853 #150 - 19 Nov 1907 wed 18 Oct 1877 to Elizabeth Ferrers 25 Dec 1855 - 12 Mar 1905 and wed Dec 1906 to Margaret Barton
2. Louisa Thwaites 1856 #3846 wed 1881 to Fred White
3. Elizabeth Mary Thwaites 1859 #17915 - 25 Jun 1937
6. John Thwaites 1832 - 1903 #6924 aged 69, and Mary Ann Martin 1838 - 1913 #11103 aged 75, daughter of Richard Martin, came August 1858 on the Africa, and lived at Queencliffe. John is a brother of fellow immigrants Thomas Henry Thwaites 1827 - 1912 #3546 aged 85 who wed Mary Cooper, and George Thwaites
9 Children 1. John Thwaites 1857 - 1858 #163M aged 1 year
2. Eleanor Elizabeth Thwaites 1859 - 1934 #1576 aged 75
3. Alfred Thwaites 1861 #8573
4. Alice Annie Thwaites 1863 #22433
5. Isabella Thwaites 1866 #10538
6. William John Thwaites 1868 #18798
7. Mary Ann Thwaites 1871 #11469
8. James Thwaites 1873 #19211
9. Ethel Thwaites 1875 #18571
10. Harriet Eva Thwaites 1877 #24314
2. Eleanor Elizabeth Thwaites 1859 - 1934 #1576 aged 75, daughter of Mary Ann Martin and John Thwaites, wed 1880 #1682 to John Charles Hurford 1898 - 1958 #2510 aged 60, son of John Charles Hurford from Sydney
3. Alfred Thwaites 1861 #8573 wed 1882 #5130 to Susannah Wiffen
6 Children 1. Alfred John Thwaites 1883 #25736
2. Thomas Thwaites 1886 #13159
3. James Thwaites 1888 #32529 4. Herbt Thwaites 1891 #16356
5. Leslie Thwaites 1894 #842
6. Stanley Thwaites 1899 #29285
4. Alice Annie Thwaites 1863 #22433 - 1944 #4305 aged 80, wed 1883 #5513 to Henry George Eades, 10 children
5. Isabella Thwaites 1866 #10538 wed 1890 #5354 to Alexr Galbraith and lived at Williamstown
6 Children 1. Marion Galbraith 1891 #28787
2. May Galbraith 1893 #27647
3. Alex Galbraith 1896 #16019
4. Lillian Galbraith 1899 #6908
5. Freda Galbraith 1901 #15407
6. Walt Galbraith 1905 #14583
6. William John Thwaites 1868 #18798 wed 1890 #7431 to Amy Ann Wiffin 1875 - 1936 #9278 aged 67 daughter of Mary Ann and Thomas Wiffen, and lived at Queencliffe
9 Children 1. Edith Amy Thwaites 1891 #6190
2. Daphne May Thwaites 1892 #26624
3. Stanley Wm Thwaites 1894 #14989
4. Eivion Ann Thwaites 1896 #22726
5. Wesley Albert Arnold Thwaites 1898 #21593
6. Wm Eric Thwaites 1900 #13786
7. Lawrie Thos Victor Thwaites 1902 #21172
8. Kenneth Wm Thwaites 1907 #29699
9. Winifred Thwaites 1909 #22287
7. James Thwaites 1873 #19211 wed 1898 #6158R to Alice Germaine and lived at Terang
5 Children 1. Ernestine Alberta Thwaites 1899 #30370
2. Vic Alice Thwaites 1902 #14252
3. Jno Germaine Thwaites 1905 #14092
4. Grace Isabella Thwaites 1909 #6846
5. Jas Wm Thwaites 1912 #4204
8. Ethel Thwaites 1875 #18571 wed 1893 #5661 to Herbt Arth Fitzpatrick and lived at Queencliffe, 6 Children
9. Harriet Eva Thwaites 1877 #24314 wed 1897 #6136 to Geo Hy Edw Robson and lived at Queencliffe, 7 Children


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