Emily Allinson (Née Barker)

Emily arrive at Geelong Australia on 8/12/1854 on the Ship the Agra. With her Parents William Barker and Sarah Barker . She was about 18 . She met and married Thomas James Allinson in Victoria on 22/12/1855. They had 7 children together. Emily died in 1888 and is...

War, two women and a surgeon

Amie Pyke Taylor (1894-1958) was born at ‘Lesleigh’ in Malvern, Victoria, on 17 June 1894 to Oliver Harry Taylor (1860-1900) and Charlotte Winter (1872-1940). Her mother was the adopted daughter of William Irving Winter-Irving who commissioned the grand...

Elizabeth Andrew

Elizabeth Gardiner was born in London, England in 1833 and I am yet to discover when Elizabeth immigrated to Australia. At aged 36 she married James Lea Clifford in 1869 who ran The Market Hotel in Bridge St in Ballarat. Elizabeth resided and lived there with James...