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From: "Maralyn" <>
Subject: Re: [SFK-UK] Marrow -Wickhambrook to Melbourne
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2004 09:45:39 +1100
References: <OCEGIHPNGHADJNBKFBBOCEILDHAA.colin.marrow@ntlworld.com>


Hi Colin

Some Australian sites that may be of use to you.

http://www.interment.net/aus/ -
http://www.genealogylinks.net/australia/
http://users.hunterlink.net.au/~ddrge/genealogy/
http://olivetreegenealogy.com/ships/toausp01.shtml
http://www.genealogytoday.com/au/articles/convict_research.html
http://www.cultureandrecreation.gov.au/website/category/ZXBA~Archives,+Libraries+and+Museums/start=61
http://www.users.on.net/proformat/auspass.html
http://www.immigrantships.net/
http://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/vic.htm

I don't know how good these sites are, as all my ancestors are from the UK.

Regards

Maralyn
Sydney




----- Original Message -----
From: "Colin Marrow" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, February 23, 2004 8:32 AM
Subject: [SFK-UK] Marrow -Wickhambrook to Melbourne


> Hi List
>
> My family seem to have lived in and around Wickhambrook, Suffolk for
> centuries but I have evidence from a will that one of my ancestors moved
to
> Melbourne Australia sometime in the 1800s. Can anyone direct me to some
good
> Australian research sites so that I may find out what happened to him?
>
> >From the will of Albert John MARROW b 1839 d 1913 Wickhambrook, retired
> Baker:
>
> To my brother Josiah MARROW (b 1830) of Melbourne Australia the sum of one
> hundred pounds
> To my nephew Harry MARROW and my nieces Emma AGGAS Frances AGGAS and Juia
> HOOD (the children of my said brother Josiah MARROW by his first wife) the
> sum of one hundred pounds each
>
> Some other names from the will might be of interest to others here.
>
> The executors were:
> Arthur George HURRELL of Wickhambrook, Blacksmith
> Nathaniel Barrett Warner BROMLEY of Finsbury House Blomfield Street
London,
> Gentleman.
>
> Other beneficiaries included:
> Ann HANDLEY, Albert's sister.
> Albert and Harry FOREMAN, nephews and Alice SHAVE, Agnes SHEPHERD and
Amelia
> SMITH, nieces, children of Albert's deceased sister Louisa FOREMAN
> Emma BASSOM and Laura HARDING, nieces, children of Alberts deceased sister
> Emma FRENCH
> Emma COOPER, daughter of Albert's brother Henry
>
> The will was witnesed by:
> E L BOWYER, of Cherry Tree Cottage Wickhambrook, Widow
> S H BOWYER, of Cherry Tree Cottage, Wickhambrook, Dustman
>
> Albert was a man of means and owned the freehold on a number of properties
> in Wickhambook and Bury, in addition:
> George HAMMOND owed him £220 secured by a mortgage on a property at
Cowlinge
> Harvey Harvey GEORGE owed him £215 secured by a mortgage on a property in
> Ilford, £120 in respect of a mortgage on Pound Cottage Wickhambrook and
£60
> on a mortgage on Lidgate Chapel and adjoining cottage.
>
> The copy of the will I have is typed and reasonably legible. If any of the
> names above are of interest to any one else I will try to do a scan for
> them, please contact me off-list.
>
> Regards
>
> Colin Marrow
> Leamington Spa UK
>
> PS The copy of the will that I have was kindly sent to me by a relative I
> didn't know I had. She found me through the Suffolk Surname Website
> http://www.suffolksurnames.plus.com/index.htm
>
>
>
> Scanned by PeNiCillin http://safe-t-net.pnc.com.au/
>
>


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