Helen Gersch

(1943 - 2003)
Helen Gersch was born on 7 August 1943.1

Helen died on 17 March 2003 in Pooraka, South Australia, at age 59.2,3 Her ashes were buried at Enfield Memorial Park and Crematorium in Clearview.1
Plaque - Helen FORSAITH (nee GERSCH)(1943-2003) Enfield Memorial Park, SA

Citations

  1. [S774] Enfield Memorial Park database, at http://www.aca.sa.gov.au, cremation memorial at Campbell Garden, Bush section, area EL3-1.
  2. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://sites.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, as recorded in the Adelaide Advertiser, aged 59.
  3. [S769] Newspaper - Adelaide Advertiser, issues of 19-22 Mar 2003,various pages, Deaths; recorded as the wife of Robert, mother of Craig (dec) & Michelle with son-in-law Jeremy, grand-daughter Madisson, sister of Cecily, sister-in-law of Russell, aunt of Dianne, Peter, Graeme & Ann, daughter-in-law of Merle & Jack (dec), sister-in-law of Joan & Lois.

Eliza Gibbons1,2

(1849 - )
Father*Stephen Gibbons2
Mother*Mary Ann Cox1,2 b. c 1807, d. 1877
Eliza's birth was registered between January 1849 and March 1849 in Leeds, Kent.1,2 and was baptised on 11 February 1849 at St Peters.3
She was listed as the step-daughter of Robert Baker in the 1871 Census in Leeds, Kent.1

Citations

  1. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 11 RG10-948 Folio 137 p8 GSU roll 838716.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Hollingbourn, Vol 5, p297, 1Q1849, mother's maiden name COX.
  3. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1835666, p320, 2541, England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.

Stephen Gibbons1

He married Mary Ann Cox in England.1

Family

Mary Ann Cox (c 1807 - 1877)
Child

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1835666, England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Hollingbourn, Vol 5, p297, 1Q1849, mother's maiden name COX.

Sarah Eliza Giblin1

(c 1834 - 1929)
Sarah Eliza Giblin was born circa 1834.2

She married William Crosby in Hobart, Tasmania, on 14 February 1857.1,3

She was widowed on the death of her husband William in February 1910.

Sarah died on 17 September 1929 in Hobart, Tasmania.4 She was buried on 18 September 1929 at the Cornelian Bay Cemetery in Hobart.2

Family

William Crosby (c 1833 - 1910)
Children

Citations

  1. [S179] Tasmanian Archives & Heritage Office, including Colonial Tasmanian Family Links Database, at https://www.libraries.tas.gov.au/Pages/Home.aspx
  2. [S686] Tasmanian Southern Cemeteries database, at https://www.millingtons.com.au/cemetery-records-search/, Cornelian Bay, Church of England, Section F, site 19; record 1B27960, aged 95.
  3. [S760] Newspaper - The Mercury, Tasmania, Marriage notices, 18 Feb 1857.
  4. [S179] Tasmanian Archives & Heritage Office, including Colonial Tasmanian Family Links Database, at https://www.libraries.tas.gov.au/Pages/Home.aspx, Supreme Court Will #4677, died intestate.
  5. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Death Reg. No. 5139/1938, aged 78.
  6. [S1048] Cemetery Marker - , Melbourne General Cemetery, Church of England Section L, plot 486/487.
  7. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Death Reg. No. 10909/1916, aged 37.

Richard Giffard-Burgess1

(1930 - 2017)
Father*Stanley Richard Hailstone Gifford Burgess1 b. 1889, d. 1935
Mother*Jean Macgregor Fergusson1 b. 1904, d. 1993
Richard Giffard-Burgess was born in Auckland on 16 December 1930.1

Richard and Peter arrived in Southampton on 11 July 1931 on the Corinthic, having left Auckland on 2 Jun 1931 (under the name of Giffard-Burgess) with Stanley and Jean.2,3
He served in the Royal Navy, having signed on for 12 years on 9 Jul 1946, but transferred to the Royal Australian Navy in Nov 1949, where he served until Dec 1961.1

He left Tilbury docks on 17 November 1949 on the Port Hobart for Australia, previous address given as HMS Vernon, occupation 'naval rating.4'

Richard died on 4 October 2017 in Gold Coast, Queensland, at age 86.5
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S1088] National Archives - National Archive of Australia, NAA Series A6770, barcode 4422904 RAN service record for R40651.
  2. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at https://www.ancestry.com, BT26, piece 974, item 49.
  3. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), NZ Passenger Lists 1839-1973, digital folder no. 4448626, image 225.
  4. [S729] Passengers leaving UK, 1890-1960, at https://www.findmypast.co.uk
  5. [S1075] Email - Janet (Cartwright) Burgess, email to D Ferguson, 16 Oct 2016 onwards.

Emily (Minnie) Gill1

(1853 - 1885)
Father*(--?--) Gill
Emily (Minnie) Gill was born on 22 October 1853.2,1

She married Henry Tacy Clarke, son of George Clarke and Martha Elizabeth Blomfield, in Wellington in 1878.3,1,4,5

Emily died on 20 October 1885 in Waimate North, Northland, at age 31.3,6 She was buried on 22 October 1885 at the St John the Baptist Churchyard Cemetery, 344 Te Ahu Ahu Rd in Waimate North.2,1

Family

Henry Tacy Clarke (1825 - 1902)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S306] Cemetery Marker - , Waimate Nth Church cemetery.
  3. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p23.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 1084.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1878/1065.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1885/4320, aged 32.

Ernest T Gill1

He married Ruby Lilian Florence French, daughter of William George French and Lilian Mary Ann Eliza Goff, in West Ham, Essex, between April 1931 and June 1931.1

Family

Ruby Lilian Florence French (1907 - 2001)
Child
ChartsSnow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of West Ham, Vol 4a, p789, 2Q1931.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Epping, Vol 4a, p527, 1Q1933, mother's maiden name FRENCH.

Eveline Gill1

(1884 - 1960)
Eveline Gill was born in New Zealand in 1884.2

She married Charles Traill, son of Arthur William Traill and Gretchen (Kerekini) Wohlers, in New Zealand on 31 March 1920. There were no children from this marriage.3,4

She was widowed on the death of her husband Charles on 4 April 1957.5

Eveline died on 7 July 1960 in New Zealand.6

Family

Charles Traill (1887 - 1957)

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1884/18223.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1884/18223 daughter of John Henry and Sarah.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 1370.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1920/2355.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1957/26781, aged 67(?).
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1960/30178, aged 75.

Geraldine Ruby Gill1

(1933 - )
Father*Ernest T Gill1
Mother*Ruby Lilian Florence French1 b. 1907, d. 2001
Geraldine Ruby Gill was born in Epping, Essex, between January 1933 and March 1933.1

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 110 Dale View Crescent in Chingford, Essex, along with William George French and Lilian Mary Ann Eliza Goff; they were her grand-parents.2
ChartsSnow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Epping, Vol 4a, p527, 1Q1933, mother's maiden name FRENCH.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/1067A/009/7, Letter Code: CCHP, Schedule 111.

Mary Ann Gill1

Father*(--?--) Gill
She married William George Sealy in New Zealand in 1870.1,2,3

She was widowed on the death of her husband William on 8 April 1881.4,5

Mary's second marriage was to William Henry Clarke, son of William Clarke and Marianne Kemp, in 1891 in New Zealand.1,6

Family 2

William Henry Clarke (1864 - 1900)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 113.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1870/1039.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1881/2517, aged 33.
  5. [S1219] Cemetery Marker - , Richmond Cemetery, NZ.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1891/3040.
  7. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1871/11608.
  8. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1873/15351.