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Maria (Wakeford) Gibbs (1824 - 1899)

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Maria Gibbs formerly Wakeford aka Fletcher
Born in Chichester, Sussex, Englandmap
Wife of — married 1842 (to 1886) in Gravesend, Kent, Englandmap
Wife of — married 1890 in Victoria, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Kerang, Victoria, Australiamap
Profile last modified 29 Nov 2017 | Created 8 May 2017
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Biography

1824 Maria Wakeford was born in 1824 at Chichester, Sussex, England. Her parents were William Wakeford & Maria (Jennings) Wakeford.

1842 Maria Wakeford married Thomas Fletcher in 1842 at Gravesend, Kent, England. [1]

1851 In 1851 Thomas Fletcher age 41, born Scotland, occupation Railway Clerk and his wife Maria Fletcher age 27, born Chichester, Sussex, England and their children, Edwin age 7, William age 3, Maria age 6, and Henry age 1 are living at Harbury, Warwickshire, England. [2]

1851-1855 Maria & Thomas Fletcher have 7 children born in England.

1855 In 1855 Thomas Fletcher age 44 and his wife Maria Fletcher age 31 and their children, Edwin age 12, Maria age 10, William age 8, Henry age 5, Emily age 3, Louisa age 2, and Fanny age 1 emigrated from England to Victoria, Australia on board the ship "Hope". [3] Find My Past

Their son Henry Fletcher age 5 died during the voyage to Victoria, Australia.[4]

1857-1863 Maria & Thomas Fletcher have 4 children born in Victoria, Australia.

1886 Maria's husband, Thomas Fletcher age 75 died in 1886 at Koondrook, Victoria, Australia. [5]

1890 Maria Fletcher married George Gibbs in 1890 at Victoria, Australia. [6]

1899 Maria (Wakeford) Fletcher Gibbs died on 13 November 1899 at Kerang, Victoria, Australia. [7]


Sources

  1. Free BMD England & Wales BMD Registration Index 1837-2007 FLETCHER Thomas married WAKEFIELD Maria in March q. 1842 at Gravesend, Kent, England (Vol. 5 Page 218)
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch Thomas Fletcher, Harbury, Warwickshire, England; citing Harbury, Warwickshire, England, p. 8, 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.
  3. Find My Past
  4. VIC BDM Index FLETCHER Henry Robert age 5 died on 07 April 1855 at sea on board "Hope" (parents) Unknown (Reg. year1855 Reg. no122)
  5. VIC BDM Index FLETCHER Thomas age 76 died Koondrook Victoria (parents) Thomas Fletcher & Unknown (Rue) Spouse: Maria Wakefield (Reg. year1886 Reg. no9636)
  6. VIC BDM Index GIBBS George married FLETCHER Maria (Reg. year1890 Reg. no 198)
  7. VIC BDM Index GIBBS Maria age 75 died Kerang Victoria (parents) William Wakefield & Maria Jennings (Reg. year1899 Reg. no14333)

See also

  • Marriage 2 VIC BDM Index GIBBS George married FLETCHER Maria (Reg. year1890 Reg. no 198)
  • Death VIC BDM Index GIBBS Maria age 75 died Kerang Victoria (parents) William Wakefield & Maria Jennings (Reg. year1899 Reg. no14333)


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