John Percy Anquetil was born 12 October 1837 and christened 27 December 1837 at Sevenoaks, Kent, England. He was the son of John Anquetil and Eliza Gibbon.
The England Census of 1851 records: John Anquetil age 50, born St George's London, occupation: School Proprietor, and his wife, Eliza Anquetil age 45, born Sevenoaks, Kent, and their children: John Percy Anquetil age 13, William Anquetil age 11, Robert Anquetil age 6, Henry Anquetil age 4, Josephine Anquetil age 3, and Elizabeth J Anquetil age under 12 months are living at High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent, England. The household also includes 1 male teacher, 4 male pupils, and 2 female servants.
John Anquetil came free to the Colony of Victoria (1851-1900)
John Percy Anquetil emigrated from England to Victoria, Australia in 1858 on board the ship 'Maidstone'.
John Percy Anquetil was a Draper.
John Percy Anquetil married Mary Hannah Pattle 11 July 1860 at Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia.
At the Congregational Church, Castlemaine, on the 11th inst., by the Rev. Edwin Day, Mr John Perey Anquetill, Draper, Campbell's Creek, eldest son of Mr John Auquetill, Seven Oaks, Kent, to Mary Hannah, eldest daughter of Mr Thos. Pottle, formerly of Bary St. Edmonds, England.
John Percy Anquetil and Mary Hannah (Pattle) Anquetil had 11 children born at Victoria, Australia and New Zealand.
James Anquetil born 1861 VIC died 1861 VIC lived 3 days
Robert Percy Anquetil born 1862 VIC died 1902 VIC age 39 years
John Charles Ernest Anquetil born 1864 NZ died 1935 VIC age 70
Alfred Anquetil born 1867 died 1933 VIC age 66
Mary Hannah Anquetil born 1868 NZ
Thomas Henry born 1870 NZ died 1957 VIC age 87
Nelly Eugene Anquetil born 1873
Laura Josephine Anquetil born 1876
Norman Anquetil born 1877
Lucy Eliza Anquetil born 1880 VIC died 1972 VIC age 91
John Percy Anquetil passed away 28 June 1880 at Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia.
"England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NBBF-MHV : 13 March 2020), John Percy Anquetil, 1837.John Percy Anquetil| Male| Christening Date: 27 December 1837| Christening Place: Sevenoaks, Kent, England | Father's Name: John Anquetil | Mother's Name: Eliza | Record No: 259
"England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGRM-JSQ : 12 September 2019), John Percy Anquetil in household of John Anquetil, Sevenoaks, Kent, England; citing Sevenoaks, Kent, England, p. 24, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.