William Henry FARRIER, ,of Mount McDonald ,New South Wales,Australia

Male 1851 - 1932  (80 years)


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  • Name William Henry FARRIER 
    Suffix ,of Mount McDonald ,New South Wales,Australia 
    Born 1 Sep 1851  Dartmouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1932  Burwood, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:NSW BDM 14359/1932- (Son of William and Sarah J Farrier)
    Person ID I4800  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2021 

    Family Mary Ann DAVIS,   b. 12 Jul 1849, Dartmouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1925, Enfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1871  Newton Abbot, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915

      William ,Mary ,and family arrived in Victoria on the 13th Dec 1880 ,aboard the Potosi.
      Ref:PROV, VPRS 7666, Inward Overseas Passenger Lists (British Ports) [Microfiche Copy of VPRS 947]-Valentine Farrierr
    Children 
     1. William Charles Valentine"Val" FARRIER, ,of Broken Hill,New South Wales,Australia,   b. 14 Feb 1872, Dartmouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1948, Burwood, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Sarah Jane FARRIER,   b. 1879, Newton Abbot, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F1507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William registered a Auriferous(Gold) Lease at Mount McDonald on 2 December 1897.
      Ref:Register of Auriferous Leases-Series10093,Item [7/3118] ,Reel1532
      (Reef gold was discovered at Mt McDonald to the south-east of Cowra in the 1880s and a settlement of 500 people developed. It was named after the McDonald brothers who first discovered gold in the area. Alluvial gold was also found at Woods Flat near Woodstock and in small quantities amidst the sands of the Lachlan River.)


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