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Western Ancestor - Vol. 12 (2012-2014)

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Western Ancestor Volume 12

The Western Ancestor is published quarterly in March, June, September and December of each year.

This page covers the 12 issues of Volume 12, from March 2012 through to December 2014.

Each Volume covers a three year period and consists of 12 editions.

Vol 1 though to Vol 12 are becoming available to the public to view as they are digitised.

Volume 12 Index of Featured Articles
2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 5 March
2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 6 June
2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 7 September
2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 8 December
2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No No 9 March
2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 10 June
2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 11 September
2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 12 December
 


 

Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 9 March 20142014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 9 Mar cover

2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No No 9 March - Cover & Credits

 SPECIAL ARTICLES

296 A Soldier's Voyage Researcher: Linnette Horne
Walter Daniel IRWIN
Born 1885 Opotiki, New Zealand.
Known as Jack to his family.
Parents: Daniel and Jean Irwin [nee Tinling]
Sister – Catherine Julia Irwin (1880 – 1954), known as Kate (Photo)

305 Free Websites for West Australian research Researcher Moya Sharp
Websites free to use, and are an essential start for researching your local ancestry.

299 Historical Scottish Birth, Marriage & death records

- Go online Researchers: ScotlandsPeople & Grant Millar [Scotland UK]
Births from 1913 - Marriages from 1938 - Deaths from 19632014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 9 Mar contents

303 Members' Corner  Researcher: Christine ChamberlainAbout: Children of John and Matty Fielding
Born: Oldham, Lancashire
Names: Mary, William, Stanley, Edmund, Alfred, Robert, and Alice
Arrived: 1850s and 1860s in South Australia


293 The Project: Gallipoli dead from Western Australia (part one)
Background of how the project came about.
Also clipping about Henry Oliver Hart and his Sister Gertrude Turner

304 Vale Dr Gaye Nayton & the Archaeological Fun Boxes - Notice about Dr Gaye Nayton

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Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 10 June 20142014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 10 June cover

   2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 10 June - Cover & Credits

   SPECIAL ARTICLES

   321 A Story of two Brothers Researcher: Lino Franich
   About: FILIP VLAHOV b.1875 (Photos)
   Brother: Petar VLAHOV b. 1881
   Šepurina. Dalmatia [Croatia?]
   Filip marrying Matica Anti[]
   Petar marrying her sister, Kri[]anka
   Arrived: Fremantle February 1914

   317 Singapore: A Hidden treasure Researcher: Narelle Catling
   Researching in Singapore, or anywhere in Asia, can be a huge challenge.  List of places to try.

   324 The project: Gallipoli dead from Western Australia (part two) 

Researcher: Shannon Lovelady
   1,027 Western Australian men were killed, or died from illness or wounds sustained, during the Gallipoli 2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 10 June contentscampaign of 1915

  Named in article:
  Private Sidney Torrington Allen - Driver William Newton Baldock - Sapper John Casanova - Private Henry Wallis Williams - Captain Goldie - Lieutenant Kieran Anderson - Private Royce Constantine Baesjou

 329 The Story of the Richards Researcher: Tish Will
 About: Richard Gibson, Ayrshire Scotland won his lass, Janet Gillies.
 Married in November 1796 in St Quivox
 Richard, born 5th September 1798 in St Quivox. For the purpose of this story be called Richard Oswald.

He, in his turn, won a bride Margaret Thom (born 1805)
She was the daughter James Thom and Agness Smith of Barbieston
Richard Oswald and Margaret were wed in Coylton on the 15th December 1826.
Mary Ann Gibson (nee Sweetman) Photo abt 1871 in Victoria, Australia

 320 WW1 Centenary diary 2014 – 2018 - Projects carried out by the Australian War Memorial

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Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 11 September 20142014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 11 Sept Cover

  2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 11 September - Cover & Credits

  SPECIAL ARTICLES

  320 WW1 Centenary diary 2014 – 2018 (not in this issue)
  321 A Story of two Brothers (not in this issue)
  317 Singapore: A Hidden treasure (not in this issue)


  324 (345) The project: Gallipoli dead from Western Australia Part 2 Researcher: Shannon Lovelady
  Page numbers different.
  At Last – The List! Gallipoli Dead from Western Australia Project
  345 - 367 List of names associated with the 11th battalion Photograph

  370 Walked Away from Death Twice Researcher: Jennifer Gee
  Abouit: Alfred James Daniels (Photo)
  Born: 1876 in Kent, England
Parents: Richard and Adeliza Daniels
Husband of daughter Nellie: Frederick Edwin Parker2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 11 Sept Contents

368 World War Woes Researcher: Brian Croker
About: Albert Arthur Croker
Parents: John and Amelia Croker
Arrived in Western Australia 1883
Married Margaret Walsh in 1902 in Perth, WA
Brother: George Croker in England

373 The Battle of Waterloo 200th Anniversary 18th June 2015 Researcher: Lyn Coy
About: William Edwards and his wife Eleanor (nee Ayling)
Arrived in the Swan River Colony on the ship Rockingham on 14th May 1830


Battle of Waterloo VETERANS in the Swan River Colony who fought with Wellington
WILLIAM JOHN ADAMS 1792-1867 - Wife Elizabeth (nee Martin) in 1830
SERGEANT ELIJAH DAWSON 1797-1885 - Wife Ann (nee Wakeham) in 1830. (Photo)
WILLIAM EDWARDS 1792-1865 - Wife Eleanor (nee Ayling) in 1830.
CAPTAIN RICHARD GOLDSMITH-MEARES 1780-1862 - Wife Eleanor (nee Seymour) in 1829.
CAPTAIN JOHN MOLLOY 1786-1867 - Wife Georgiana (nee Kennedy) in 1830.
CAPTAIN WILLIAM SHAW 1788-1862 - Wife Eliza (nee Cooper) in 1830.
LIEUTENANT WILLIAM TRIMMER 1796-1835 - William arrived on the 'Atwick' in 1831.

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 2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 12 Dec Cover Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 12 December 2014

  2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 12 December - Cover & Credits

  SPECIAL ARTICLES

  392 A Dedicated Life Researcher: Jane Morrison
  About: LAURENCE, (LAWRENCE) Stirling Eliot (1845–1922) 
  Born at Bury Hill, Bunbury
  Western Australia in 1845.
  Parents: George Eliot and Louisa, née Clifton
  Great-nephew of Captain (later) Sir James Stirling
  Married: Eliza Ernestine Von Bibra (1849–1899)
  Daughter of Francis Louis Von Bibra and Eliza, née Palin

 399 Australia at War - What Were they Doing?
 About: News Articles in 1914

390 Looking for Dian Researcher: Wendy Brown2014 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 12 Dec Contents
About: Adoption - Find and Connect success story

 394 WAGS 11th BattalionCheops project Part 1 Researcher: Julie Martin
About: Naming the soldiers in the 11th Battalion photograph who left Australia in November, 1914.
Photos: Pte Frederick Noel Arno, Father John Fahey, Pte David Simcock, Cpl Alvared Roe Clifton       

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2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 5 March IndexWestern Ancestor Vol 12 No 5 March 2013

2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 5 March Cover & Credits (No cover at time of upload)

SPECIAL ARTICLES

179 A Letter to Hilda Researcher: Margaret Pugh
About: Private Stanley Edward
Born Victoria, Aust, abt 1891
Parents Edward and Rachel Pettit

173  An ANZAC Who Never Fired a Shot Researcher: Christine Fairhall
About: Private Jonathan Albert James
Born New South Wales 1882
Brother George Frank James - Father George James
 
187 Ancient of Days Researchers: Peter Conole & Diane Oldman
About: Daniel O'Connell
Born Edinburgh 1832
Married 1863 Mary Mooney in Albany, Western Australia
Father John O'Connell and his wife Bridget married in Ireland - Sister Agnes O'Connell
 
194 Members’ Corner
Joshua Brooks [1811- 1878] and his wife Ann Radford [1811- ] Researcher: James Richards
William Devereaux and Eileen Church & Raymond Delacour and Edith Marshall Researcher: Ann Devereaux
Richard Smith and Mary Bransby Kirkby - Swan River Colony 1829 on the Caroline Researcher: Carline Humphrey
Williamina de Castilla (nee Couper) born Aberdeen Scotland 1838 Researcher: Robert Atkins

182 The Convict Women Bonnet Memorial
Hepzibah Bastow [aka Elizabeth Bastow] born [c1829] Parents Peter Bastow and Ann Stott Researcher: Cheryl BASTOW
Ellen Devlin married 1845 Richard Collins Tasmania, Aust. Researcher: Jeanette BERRIMAN
Margaret McConnell [alias Fisher] in Tasmania Researcher: Beverley RUSSELL
Ann Cadd [alias Mary Ann or Ann Mary] Parents George Cadd and Ruth Brown (nee Atkinson) Researcher: Beverley RUSSELL
Catherine Fisher born in Ireland Researcher: Beverley RUSSELL  
182 WAGS Bonnet Makers Our members who made memorial bonnets

176 The War Graves Photographic Project
Search their Photographs  
Steve Rogers - Project Co-ordinator of The War Graves Photographic Project

193 WAGS Website in Top - Genealogy in Time Annual Survey 

184 What’s On in the Genie World - Events occuring at time of publication 

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2013 Western Ancestor  Vol 12 No 6 Cover Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 6 June 2013

  2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 6 Cover & Credits

SPECIAL ARTICLES

211 Bride Ships in All But Name: Miss Monk & the Servant Girls Researchers: Tricia Fairweather & Leonie Hayes
Bride Ships List 1886 - 1901 included in Part 2
Miss Monk accompanied parties of young emigrant women to Western Australia from 1886 through to 1901
About: Hannah and Beatrice Field; SUSANNAH (SUSAN) MONK; MARY PITMAN MONK
Field sisters photograph in article: Selena (Lena) Petrie (nee Field), Hannah Morris (nee Field) & Mary Ritz (nee Field), ca. 1890.
Ellen Joyce was involved with emigration associations for about forty years

218 The Adventures of Captain Moonlite Researcher: Paul B. Kidd
About: Andrew George Scott
Born 1842 in Northern Ireland
26-year-old came to Australia in 1868

2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 6 June IndexJames Simpson, and Julius Wilhelm Ludwig Bruun, James Nesbit
Captain Moonlite was hanged alongside Thomas Rogan on the 20th January 1880

221 Members’ Corner: Researcher: Christine Chamberlain
The Fielding Family reunion:
Edmund Marsland Fielding and his descendants
Born in 1843 in Oldham, Lancashire,
and had surviving siblings:
Mary [born 1833], William [1839], Stanley [1841],
Alfred [1844], Robert [1846], and Alice [1848]
Mary Fielding sailed to South Australia and married Michael Osborne

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2013 Western Ancestor  Vol 12 No 7 Sept Cover Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 7 September 2013

  2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 7 September Cover & Credits

 SPECIAL ARTICLES 

241 Bride Ships in All But Name: Miss Monk & the Servant Girls Part 2 Researchers:  Tricia Fairweather & Leonie Hayes

About: Edith Baker; Agnes Brennan; Patience Wooler; Laura Bartrop; The Lloyd-Harris twins; Clarence Visick; Field sisters; Hannah Sullivan; Rose Vilches. Bride Ships List included: 1886 - 1901

256 Grannie Annie – the Storyteller  Researcher: Diane Foster 
About: Annie/Hannah Errotti Born circa 1856 - 59. Died 1912
Errotti is Itailan maiden surname - Husbands William Grimes and George Williams 

250 Recolllecions of a World War 2 Evacuee   Researcher:  Ron Hitchcock
About: Ronald Ernest Hitchcock 1928
Parents Ernest and Elsie Hitchcock in Liverpool England
Brothers Raymond 1926  Stanley 1931 2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 7 September Index

 239 The Captain, His Princess & Pirates in Singapore Researcher: Narelle Catling 
About: William Burrows Jn
Born Cumberland, England 1830
Parents William Burrows Snr and Anne (nee Postlethwaite)
William Snr relocated his family to the Isle of Man to farm The Creggans prior to 1841. 

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2013 Western Ancestor  Vol 12 No 8 Cover Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 8 December 2013

  2013 Western Ancestor Vol 12 No 8 December Cover & Credits

  SPECIAL ARTICLES

269 Christmas Pudding & Other Christmas Fun

271 My Aunt Sis Researcher: Loreley A Morling
About: Julia Mary Irene Holland Born 1882 Windson NSW
Known as June Holland
Parents Daniel Holland and his wife Mary Jane (nee Daly).
Brothers Joe and Urban

274 The Great Plague in London 1665-6 Researcher: Dr Lesley Silvester 

278 Thomas Baggott – Farm Labourer to Convict Down Under Researcher: Andrew Black
About: Thomas Baggott

2013 Western Ancestor  Vol 12 No 8 IndexFamily in 1841 English Herefordshire census - Ann (55 yrs) his wife,

Children, John (26 yrs), Charlotte (22 yrs), James (20 yrs) and young Ann (15 yrs)

Arrived on the Barrosa in 1844 - sent to Van Diemans Land
Applied to marry a fellow convict Bridget Cuddihy 1851 in Tasmania

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