John HARRIS, , of Hanover, Germany

Male Abt 1827 - Bef 1891  (~ 63 years)


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  • Name John HARRIS 
    Suffix , of Hanover, Germany 
    Born Abt 1827  Hanover, Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1891 
    • John was deceased by the time son Robert died in 1891,Ref:Probate notice in the Argus ,Friday 1 May 1891.
    Person ID I19950  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2015 

    Family Caroline BROWN, ,daughter of John Brown,blacksmith, of Biggleswade,   b. Abt 1820, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire.U.K Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1905, 53 Caroline Street, Auburn, Victoria.Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1856  the United Church of England and Ireland, Gisbourne.Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John signed the marriage certificate to Caroline as Johann Herres. Ref:Image of Marriage certificate
    Children 
     1. Walter"Watty" HARRIS, ,Butcher,of Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia,   b. Abt 1854, Gisbourne.Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1935, Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     2. Mary Jane HARRIS,   b. 1857,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Robert Henry HARRIS, ,Butcher ,of Kensington, Victoria ,Australia,   b. 1860,   d. 4 Mar 1891, Prahran, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F2982  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John appears to have anglicised the spelling of his name from Johann Herres ,after the marriage to Caroline.The marriage certificate records he was born in Hanover.

      There is a record of a John Heris,aged 28 years ,Seaman,on the vessel Horizont,of Hamburg,Germany ,arriving in Sydney on 9th July,1856 ,after departing San Francisco.John's place of origin was recorded as Hanover,Germany.(Ref:New South Wales Government. Inward passenger lists. Series 13278, Reels 399-560, 2001-2122, 2751.)


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