Tuesday, January 3, 2012

On This Day: 3rd January

1891: Thomas Winn, son of Thomas and Hannah Winn of Pelton, Co Durham, married Louisa Jane Murray, daughter of Thomas and Helen Murray of Chester-le-Street, Co Durham, at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Pelton, Co Durham.

Monday, January 2, 2012

On This Day: 2nd January

1909: Kathleen Mary ANNAKIN was born in Leeds, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Arthur Dodsworth ANNAKIN and Jessie COMSTIVE.

1912: Lavinia Ann TISSOTT married William Alexander SHEPPARD at Winslow, Victoria. Lavinia was the daughter of Joseph Henry TISSOTT and Elizabeth Hannah HUGHES; William was the son of Moor SHEPPARD and Mary ARCHMAN. Lavinia was my 1st cousin 1x removed (Joseph Henry was my grandfather Harry's eldest brother).

1970: Evangeline Isobel Booth TISSOTT (nee CARR) passed away at Collie, Western Australia. Auntie Eva was married to my uncle, Harold TISSOTT.

Sunday, January 1, 2012

On This Day: 1st January

1803: Sarah BARNARD, daughter of Charles BARNARD and Ann HARDY was baptised at Scoulton Holy Trinity, Norfolk. Sarah was my 2nd great grand aunt.

1967: Vera Annie MORRISON (nee LINDSAY), died in Heidelberg, Victoria. Vera was the daughter of John LINDSAY and Annie Eliza ROBINSON and the wife of John Daniel MORRISON. She was my 1st cousin 1x removed.