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Charles Simeon Whiffin, Joseph Whimpey, Andrew White, James White, John White,
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Charles Simeon Whiffin

See rootsweb. WHIFFEN for an extensive listing of ancestors of Charles - number 29 in the page from from: "Chris Mitchell" - wheels at i dot net.au Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2001
The Agra came Dec 1854 with Charles 22, Esther 23, Charles 2 and infant John as Assisted British Immigrants
Charles Simeon Whiffin 05 Sep 1831 - 29 Jul 1881 #7841 aged 49, Christening: 11 Dec 1831 at Linton, Cambridge, England son of Lucy Howsden and John Whiffen and died at Kingston, Victoria, wed 20 Nov 1851 at Linton, Cambridge, England to Easter Anne Shore 16 Mar 1831 - 14 Nov 1913 born at Cromer, Norfolk, England daughter of Esther Ann Thursby and Jonathan Shore,
Charles Simeon Whiffin 5 Sep 1831 - 29 Jul 1881, aged 22 came Dec 1854 on the Agra with Easter Anne Shore 23 and 2 chn and lived at Creswick and later Geelong.
Esther Ann Shore born 16 Mar 1831 in Cromer dau of Esther Ann Thursty and Jonathan Shore, and died 13 Nov 1913 at Kingston, Victoria.
10 Children 1. Charles Henry Whiffen 2 Apr 1852 - 1931
2. John Whiffin 17 Jan 1854 - 16 Apr 1935
3. Sarah Elizabeth Whiffin 1856 #1743
4. Alfred Whiffin 9 Mar 1858 #6911 - 20 Aug 1916
5. Annie Whiffen 10 Aug 1859
6. James Ernest Whiffin 5 Aug 1861 #14039
7. Emma Whiffin 11 Nov 1864 #1836
8. Charles Simeon Whiffin 26 Sep 1866 #7722
9. Jane Whiffin 18 May 1868 #8673
10. William Ernest Whiffen 17 Apr 1872 #8345
2. John Whiffin 17 Jan 1854 - 16 Apr 1935 born in London wed 1898 #4880 to Charl Martin
3. Sarah Elizabeth Whiffin 1856 #1743 - 30 Mar 1930 wed 1880 #1202 to Samuel Hall 1849 - 22 Aug 1913 son of Elizabeth Cornish and William Hall from Oxfordshire, and lived at Creswick and later Broomfield
7 Children 1. Annie May Hall 1880 #21829
2. Ida Ellen Hall 1885 #839
3. William Frank Hall 1887 #979
4. Alfred Leslie Hall 1889 #19001
5. Chas Saml Hall 1891 #30483
6. Clifford Edwin Hall 1893 #29363
7. Elizth Flor Hilda Hall 1896 #9328 lived 1 month
5. Annie Whiffen 10 Aug 1859 - 1954 #20678 aged 95, wed 1883 #5159 to William Henry Rickard and had 8 children
6. James Whiffin 1861 #14039 wed 1887 #2199 to Katrina Quak born at Avoca, and lived at Broomfield, then at Pyalong
6 Children 1. Evelyn Maud Whiffin 1888 #9019 lived 1 day
2. Chas Leonard Whiffin 1889 #28821
3. Wilfred Jas Whiffin 1892 #35764
4. Raymond Ernt Whiffin 1891 #24820
5. Elsie May Whiffin 1894 #23660
6. Percival Chas Whiffin 1897 #30665
7. Emma Whiffin 11 Nov 1863 (reg 1864 #1836) - 18 Jul 1946 wed 5 Jun 1884 #1777 to Joseph Anderson Rickard and lived at Kingston, 11 children
8. Charles Simeon Whiffin 1866 #7722 wed 1895 #32 to Margt Hooton 1868 #7230 - 20 Jul 1924 born at Ballarat
2 Children 1. Linda May Whiffin 1896 #8465
2. Chas Clarence Whiffin 1897 #29148
9. Jane Whiffin 1868 #8673 wed 1894 #2066 to Hugh Maurice Mccubbery 1865 and lived at Prahan, 4 Children
10. William Ernest Whiffen 1872 #8345 wed 1895 #1393 to Elizth Jane Craig, possibly Elizabeth Jane Craig 1871 #3275 born at Kingston, chn born Melb South then Kingston
3 Children 1. Ernt Wilfred Whiffen 1895 #14140
2. Jno Fredk Whiffen 1898 #4299
3. Leila Easter Ann Whiffen 1899 #19785

Joseph Whimpey

Joseph Whimpey c1820 - 6 May 1902, arrived in Victoria about 1845, with Margaret Price c1825 - 31 Jul 1901 and the children were then baptised at St James Church, Melbourne. The family went to South Australia, where Arthur and Eliza were born, then returned via Camperdown (Sarah born) then Castlemaine where Isaac was registered. He supported the family by working as a Miner and a Shoemaker, and served also as a Methodist Church Preacher
8 Children 1. Jonathan Whimpey 1846 #14984 married Harriett Justin
2. Elizabeth Whimpey 1846 #14985
3. William Whimpey 1846 #14986
4. Joseph Whimpey 1848 - 13 Jul 1919, married Sarah Jane Sharp
5. Arthur Whimpey 1849
6. Eliza Whimpey 1851 #34279
7. Sarah Ann Whimpey 1853 #1423 - 1861 #2668 lived 7 years
8. Isaac Whimpey 1855 #11477 - 6 Apr 1886 aged 30 years
Joseph is said to have had 5 living children when he died 1902, the youngest aged 53 (born 1849)
1. Jonathan Whimpey 1846 wed 1869 #2649 to Harriett Justin 1850 - 1931 #6318 aged 81, daughter of Richard Justin from London, and settled at Tarnagulla
4 children 1. John Williams Whimpey 1870 #11589
2. Eliza Whimpey 1872 #12041
3. Ada Whimpey 1877 #19059
4. Margaret Elizabeth Whimpey 1880 #12110
2. Elizabeth Whimpey 1846 #14985 wed 1868 #1260 to Joseph Bannister Stow from Kent, a widower with 3 living children, and lived at Casterton, 4 children
4. Joseph Whimpey 1848 - 13 Jul 1919, wed 1872 #1052 to Sarah Jane Sharp 1851 - 28 Jun 1906, daughter of Jane Oldroyd and Henry Sharp
12 children 1. Jane Elizabeth Whimpey 1873 #6131
2. Alfred Henry Whimpey 1874 #12594
3. Joseph Whimpey 1876 #5755
4. Walter Whimpey 1879 #19759
5. John Ernest Whimpey 1884 #13277
6. Emily Whimpey 1887 #24382 - 19 Dec 1897
7. Ethelind Hannah Whimpey 1889
8. William Norman Whimpey 1891 lived 3 months
9. Albert Whimpey 1892 wed Phyllis Walsh while in England
10. William Claude Whimpey 1895 - KIA
11. Arthur Edgar Whimpey 1896 - 22 Dec 1964
12. Herbert Whimpey 1898 mar Maud Ford
1. Jane Elizabeth Whimpey 1873 #6131 wed 1901 to Frederick William Nicholls
2. Alfred Henry Whimpey 1874 #12594 wed 1910 to Hilda Riley of Tarnagulla
3. Joseph Whimpey 1876 #5755 wed 1908 to Margaret Jane Clarke
4. Walter Whimpey 1879 #19759 - 1969 wed 1907 to Ellen Vera Russell 1885 - 12 Dec 1956/1957 #8 aged 72, and then to Nellie Chamberlain
5. John Ernest Whimpey 1884 #13277 mar Ivy Harley Woolomar
7. Ethelind Hannah Whimpey 1889 - 21 June 1969 wed 1915 #4395 to 18th child, George Wilshusen
11. Arthur Edgar Whimpey 1896 - 22 Dec 1964 wed 29 Sep 1923 at Tarnagulla to Ella Alexander
6. Eliza Whimpey 1851 #34279 wed 1870 #2255 to Frederick Latimer from Adelaide
3 Children 1. George Whimpey Latimer 1871 #12097
2. Eliza Margt Latimer 1873 #20597
3. Frederick Sidney Latimer 1875 #12803
8. Isaac Whimpey 1855 #11477 - 6 Apr 1886 wed 1884 #5880 to Flora McArthur
Flora Whimpey wed 1888 #6006 to Charles Skillman Hunter from USA
1 child 1. Annie Whimpey 1885 #29317

Andrew White

Andrew White wed 1863 #317 to Jane Roberts and lived at Long Gully, Ashby, Mt Duneed and then at Geelong
7 Children 1. Thomas Henry White 1858 #4017
2. Unnamed Male White 1863 #20593 - 1863 #8409 lived 1 day
3. Henrietta Jane White 1865 #2503
4. Adeline ChTte White 1866 #23122
5. Alfred Gilbert White 1868 #4465
6. Laura Amelia White 1869 #10542
7. Ursula Jane White 1871 #9306 - 1871 #6265 lived 5 months
7. Laura Amelia White 1869 #10542 - 1955 wed 1890 #2344 to Austen Godfrey Richardson 1860 #8510 - 1933 #16597, 5 children

James White

James White wed 1850 #23481 to Elizabeth Dean at Christ Church CofE Geelong and lived at Modewarre
3 Children 1. Mary White 1852
2. John White 1855 #11162
3. Ann White 1858 #6964
1. Mary White 1852 wed 1875 to James Alex Clissold

John White

John White lived in Tasmania from 1820 with Martha Basham
9 Children 1. Sarah Jane White 1821
2. Louisa Martha White 1823
3. Richard John White 1825
4. John Ashley White 1827
5. William Henry White 1828
6. Martha Elizabeth White 1830
7. Harriett White 1832
8. Rebecca Sophia White 1833
9. Emma Sophia White 1837
William Henry White 1828 wed 27 Nov 1849 to Jane Page 1833 at Launceston, Tasmania (records give age at marriage). The family moved to Victoria early 1873 and two infants died.
15 Children 1. Jane Rebecca White 30 Jul 1851
2. John Thomas White 14 Nov 1853
3. Female White 09 Nov 1855
4. Male White 04 Jul 1857
5. Mahala Martha Elittice White 1860 - 1931 #3807 aged 70
6. Lewis Leonard White 22 Aug 1862
7. Ada Lavinia White 21 Nov 1864
8. George Wesley White 12 Oct 1867
9. Twin M White 14 Sep 1869
10. Twin M White 14 Sep 1869
11. Edwin Orlando White 10 Feb 1871
12. Lilian Ahdall White 10 Dec 1872 - 1874 #2831 lived 1 year, died in Melbourne
13. Rosy White 1873 - 1874 #2828 lived 6 months
14. Florence Victoria May White 1874 #18438
15. Edward Ernest White 1878 #18535 lived 7 years
5. Mahala Martha Elittice White 1860 - 1931 #3807 aged 70, daughter of Jane Page and Wm Hy White, wed 1877 #3526 to James Wagglen 1857 - 1914 #711 aged 57, son of Louise Green and Saml Wagglen died at Cwell, 9 Children
7. Ada Lavinia White 21 Nov 1864 wed 1888 #1820 to Arthur Dodson

Annie Theresa White 1850 - 1925 aged 75, wed 1876 #803 to William Corby, 4 Children

Richard White

Richard White 1826 - ?, wed 1849 #29046 to Emma Smith 1822 - 1905 at St Peters Church of England, Melbourne, and lived at Collingwood
7 Children 1. Kate White 1850 #26646 christened at St Peters, Church of England, Melbourne
2. Maria White 1852 #27598 - 1853 #1358 lived 13 months
3. Harriott Maria White 1855 #136
4. Thomas William White 1857 #279
5. Richard White 1861 #11415
6. Emma White 1866 #11755 - 1866 #9289 lived 20 weeks born at Violet Town
7. Ellen Jane White 1867 #20968
1. Kate White 1850 #26646 christened at St Peters, Church of England, Melbourne, wed 1870 #1246 to George Aldridge from Launceston and lived at Violet Town, 10 Children
3. Harriott Maria White 1855 #136 as Harriet Maria, wed 1878 #3987 to William Jasper Miles 26 Oct 1849 - 5 Mar 1938 aged 88, born at Dulwich, and lived at Cranbourne, then Violet Town
11 Children 1. Percival Charles Miles 24 Jul 1879 #15292 wed 27 Apr 1904 to Vera Gordon Clay 19 May 1885 - 7 Dec 1971, dau of Elizabeth Johns and Edward Charles Clay
2. Ethel Harriet Miles 1881 #22642
3. Kate Victoria Miles 1883 #20425
4. Emma Sarah Miles 1885 #14228 - 1885 #10621 lived 4 months
5. Annie Hester Miles 1886 #22686
6. William Richard Miles 1888 #34035 - 1888 #16146 lived 4 months
7. Herbt Wm Miles 1890 #8333
8. Daisy Alice Miles 1892 #37126 - 1893 #7965 lived 5 months
9. Twin Alice Maud Miles 1893 #35859 - 1894 #4150 lived 9 weeks
10. Twin George Henry Miles 30 Oct 1893 #35860 - 30 Oct 1940
10. Rose May Miles 1896 #24012 - 1901 #7781 lived 5 years
4. Thomas William White 1857 #279 - 20 June 1942 born in Collingwood, wed 1880 #4973 to Ann Jane Allcorn 1861 #3893 - 10 July 1923 born at Tylden and lived at Violet Town
6 Children 1. Edgar Richard White 1882 #26339 wed 1913 to Letitia Banks 1893 - 1964
2. Walter Thomas White 1885 #6662
3. Alfred Herbert White 1886 #30302
4. Leo Bertrim White 1890 #28324
5. Laura Agnes White 1892 #37118
6. Eveline Ruth White 1897 #15091
5. Richard White 1861 #11415 wed 1886 #4919 to Mary Jane Welsh and lived at Baddaginnie
6 Children 1. Emma Ruby White 1889 #28010
2. Mabel Pearl White 1890 #29302
3. Chas Richd White 1892 #8626 born at Violet Town
4. Esther Lewis White 1893 #17597 born at Violet Town
5. Ctina Cath White 1894 #24942 born at Violet Town
6. Ernt Royal White 1898 #310
7. Amy May White 1900 #15917

William White

William White came c1873 with Jessie Maine and lived at Broken River
4 Children 1. Ann Mcfarlan White 1874 #14188
2. Lillias White 1876 #21229
3. Henry White 1878 #774
4. Frederick White 1882 #17498
1. Annie Mcfarlan White 1874 #14188 wed Joseph Litchfield Arnel 1871 #14246 - 1963 #9554 aged 91,


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