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Amelia Julia (Johnston) Williamson (1883 - 1966)

Amelia Julia "Violet" Williamson formerly Johnston
Born in Emerald Hill, Vicmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 10 Dec 1900 in Ivanhoe, New South Walesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in South Yarra, Vicmap
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Amelia (Johnston) Williamson was born in the Colony of Victoria (1851-1900)

Amelia Julia Johnston was born at Emerald Hill, Victoria on 14 February 1883, the daughter of Arthur Irwin Johnston and Wilhelmina Michaelis.[1] She was the second of nine children.[2]

Amelia Julia Johnston, daughter of Arthur Irwin Johnston and Wilhelmina Michaelis, married John Williamson, son of George Brown Williamson and Charlotte Octavia Elkington, on 10 December 1900 at Ivanhoe, New South Wales.[3] Their marriage was registered at Mossgiel. They had 8 children.[2]

Amelia Julia (Johnston) Williamson passed away at South Yarra, Victoria on 9 February 1966, aged 82 years.[4] She was survived by

Research Notes


  1. Johnston, Amelia, 1883, Victoria BDM - Birth Register: 2438/1883 [1]
    • Child
      • When and Where Born: 14th February 1883;93 Park Street West, Town of Emerald Hill; County of Bourke
      • Name and whether present: Amelia Julia; not present
      • Sex: Female
    • Father
      • Name and Surname, Profession, Age, Birth place: Arthur Irvine Johnston; Station Manager; 30; At Sea
      • When and where married: 30 July 1880; Albury New South Wales
      • Issue living and deceased; Minnie Eliza 14 Months
    • Mother
    • Informant: N. A. Stewart, Authorised Agent, Emerald Hill
    • Accoucheur: Dr Duret
    • Nurse by whom certified: Mrs Ashworth
    • Other Witnesses: Not Any
    • When and Where Registered: Sixteenth March 1883; Emerald Hill
    • Deputy Registrar: William Hill
    A copy of this registration is held by B. Williams


  1. Williamson - Johnston, 1900, NSW BDM - Marriage Index: 9094/1900 [3]
    • Groom's Surname: Williamson
    • Groom's Given Name(s): John
    • Bride's Last Name: Johnston
    • Bride's Given Name(s): Amelia J
    • District: Mossgiel
    (The index search can be narrowed to 10 Dec 1900)


  1. Johnston, Amelia, 1883, Victoria BDM - Death Registration: 2746/1966 [4]
    • No.: 2746/66
    • When and where died: 9th February, 1966; South Yarra
    • Usual Place of Residence: "Coolaminyah", Ivanhoe, New South Wales
    • Name and Surname: Amelia Julia WILLIAMSON
    • Occupation: Home Duties
    • Sex and Age: Female, 82 years
    • Cause of Death / Duration of last illness
      Subphrenic abscess - 3 weeks
      Renal failure - 10 days
      Septicimia - 7 days
    • Legally qualified medical practitioner by whom certified: W. Osborne
    • When he last saw deceased: 9th February, 1966
    • Name and surname of father and mother (maiden name, if known) with occupation:
      Irwin Johnston
      Wilhelmina Johnston, maiden name Fraunfelder
    • Signature, description, and residence of informant: Certified by
      A. R. Williamson
      "Coolaminyah", Ivanhoe
    • Date and Where Registered: 17th February 1966; Melbourne
    • When and where buried: 10th February 1966; Cremated at Springvale Crematorium
    • Witnesses: C. Anselmi, N. Law, C. MacArthur
    • Where Born, how long in Australian States, stating which
      Melbourne Victoria
      2 years in Victoria
      80 years in New South Wales
    • Where Married: Ivanhoe, New South Wales
    • At What Age: 17 years
    • To Whom: John Williamson
    • Conjugal Condition at date of death: Widow
    • Issue in order of birth
    A copy of this registration is held by B. Williams
    While Mother's maiden name is what is recorded in the register, it is probably incorrect. It is Wilhelmina's sister Amelia's married name. However, Amelia married in Albury and Wihelmina was born in Germany.

See Also

  1. Johnston, Amelia, 1883, CapeWill Tree on MyHeritage [2]
    • For all the information I have on Amelia Julia Williamson (Johnston,1883-1966) and her close family see my tree on MyHeritage that I am progressively transcribing. (B. Williams, 15Jul2019)


  1. 1.0 1.1 Johnston, Amelia, 1883, Victoria BDM - Birth Register: 2438/1883,, obtained 23Feb2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Johnston, Amelia, 1883, CapeWill Tree on MyHeritage,, accessed 15Jul2019
  3. 3.0 3.1 , Williamson - Johnston, 1900, NSW BDM - Marriage Index: 9094/1900,, accessed 25Jul2016
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Johnston, Amelia, 1883, Victoria BDM - Death Registration: 2746/1966,, obtained 24Feb2017

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