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John and Mary Willey

John Willey from Somersetshire wed 1869 #2260 to Mary Louisa Mcdonnell/Mcdonald and lived at Geelong,
Two called John Willey came to Victoria,
- John Willey 27 came Sep 1853 on the Sussex alone
John Willey wed 1854 #2983 to Mary Clemens and then uses mane Wiley when 6 children are registered.
- John a child aged 4 in 1849,
Frederick and Elizabeth call their next child John Baker, so are not parents of John aged 4
John gives his first son the names John Alfred, so I assume Alfred and Fanny are John's parents
Three couples with 8 children, who appear to be brothers from Drayton, Somerset, came Jul 1849 as Assisted British Immigrants on the Hope and were employed first in Melbourne.
1. Joseph Willey 36, Ann Willey 32, Adolphus Willey 11, Edith Willey 9, Mary A Willey 7,
2. Frederick Willey 30, Eliza Willey 28, Elizabeth Willey 7, Robert Willey 4, Mary A Willey 2
3. Alfred Willey 26, Fanny Willey 25, John Willey 4, Eliza Willey I

1. Joseph Willey

1. Joseph Willey c1811 wed c1837 to Ann Howe c1817 at Drayton, Somerset, England, came 1849 on the Hope with Ann Howe and 3 children and the two babies were Christened at St James, Church of England, Melbourne.
5 Children 1. Adolphus Willey 11, Births Sep 1838 in Langport District Vol 10 page 396
2. Edith Willey 9,
3. Mary A Willey 7, 1844 - 1884 #5149 aged 39 died in Melb Hospital
4. Charles Alexander Willey 1850 #17020
5. Joseph Willey 1852 #17899

2. Frederick Willey

2. Frederick Willey 30, c1820 came 1849 on the Hope with Eliza Willey 28, c1821 and 3 children and lived at Indented Head
Frederick Willey wed June quarter 1842 to Eliza Baker, Vol 10 page 656 in Lamport district, Somerset,
7 Children 1. Elizabeth Willey 7,
2. Robert Willey 4,
3. Mary A Willey 2 wed 1872 #1404 to John Leigh
4. John Baker Willey 1855 #4396 - 1855 #3282 lived 21 days
5. Unnamed Female Willey 1857 #10454 - 1857 #4719 lived 1 day
6. Hubert Willey 1863 - 1863 #7916 lived 3 months
7. Ada Willey 1867 #20212 - 1867 #9864 lived 5 weeks
1. Elizabeth Baker Willey wed 1866 #3276 to John Dalley and lived at Bellarine
5 Children 1. Frederick Dalley 1868 #1016 - 1868 #4166 lived 3 weeks
2. Frederick Reginald R Dalley 1869 #6816
3. Moorabool Darriwil Dalley 1871 #14129
4. Clarice Cordelia Tit Bit Dalley 1874 #3277
5. Olla Cecilla Laurina Dalley 1881 #21348 - 1882 #7821 lived 11 months
2. Robert Willey wed 1872 #3750 to Sarah Grigg and lived at Bellarine
5 Children 1. Lilian Mary Eliza Willey 1873 #14638
2. Evelyn Ethel Matha Willey 1875 #661
3. Clarissa Eliva Lora Willey 1876 #21070
4. Una Alice Maryion Willey 1878 #20884
5. Robert Sutton Grigg Willey 1880 #20480

3. Alfred Willey

3. Alfred Willey 26, born 1822 son of Elizabeth Mitchell and Robert Willey at Drayton, Somerset, England, wed Dec 1848 - Alfred Willey and Fanny Wheadon in Langport Vol 10 page 679, and came with Fanny Willey 25, 1825 - 1879 #364 aged 54 dau of Mary Parker and Henry Wheadon, and first child christened at St James, Church of England, Melbourne, next at Christ Church, Church of England, Geelong
15 Children 1. John Willey 4
2. Eliza Willey I
3. Arthur Willey 1849 #16479 died
4. Twin Fran/Francis Willey 1851 #22770 - 1853 #681 lived 2 years
5. Twin Arthur Theodore Willey 1851 #22772
6. Henry Albert Willey 1855 #1524 - 1855 #3277 lived 5 weeks
7. Francis Willey 1856 #1674
8. Amanda Willey 1858 #6821
9. Hannah Maria Willey 1859 #19192
10. Albert Willey 1861 #20330
11. Cuthbert Willey 1863 #12607
12. Melvena Willey 1865 #6891
13. Gilbert Willey 1867 #6651
14. Elizabeth Willey 1869 #874
15. Mary Anne Willey 1871 #878
1. John Willey from Somersetshire wed 1869 #2260 to Mary Louisa Mcdonnell/Mcdonald and lived at Geelong
8 Children 1. Mary Louisa Willey 1869 #22539
2. John Alfred Willey 1871 #23526
3. Elizabeth Jane Willey 1874 #2624
4. Emma Willey 1876 #23253
5. Annie Isabella Willey 1879 #9493
6. Charles Edward Willey 1881 #16902
7. Emily Blanche Willey 1883 #23774
8. George Albert Willey 1886 #10637
3. Elizth Jane Willey wed 1897 #3383 to John Henry Roworth 1864 #17191 and lived at Inverlock
7. Francis/Frank Willey 1856 #1674 wed 1880 #3163 to Mary Agnes Laura Colden nee Gemmell from Ayre, and lived at Myrtleford, Natimuk
Mary Agnes Laura Gemmell wed 1878 #21 to Edward Colden 1841 - 1879 #1304 aged 37 son of Mary Scarman and William Colden of London, died at Euroa.
5 Children 1. Laura Winnington Willey 1881 #11191A - 1882 #417 lived 1 year
2. Rupert Lionel Willey 1882 #24712
3. Stella Beatrice Willey 1884 #26548
4. Darcy Claude Willey 1886 #4998
5. Basil Leslie Willey 1888 #5267
8. Amanda Willey 1858 #6821 wed 1876 #272 to William Henry Hibbert 1854 - 1937 #1083 aged 83, son of Margaret OConnor and Samuel Hibbertand lived at Bellarine
3 Children 1. Evelyn May Hibbert 1877 #13276
2. William Henry Hibbert 1879 #7105
3. Horace Cecil Hibbert 1881 #7182
10. Albert Willey 1861 #20330 wed 1885 #1720 to Eliza Alice Dalley 1860 #8585 and lived at Bellarine
2 Children 1. Cecilia Laurina Willey 1886 #620
2. Adelina Vivian Willey 1891 #765
12. Malvina Willey 1865 #6891 wed 1888 #7744 to William John Magill 1876 #13473 born at Ballarat



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