Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Louisa Mulder (nee House)

This week I am featuring articles for my ex-husband’s 2x great grandmother, Louisa Mulder, nee House. Last week I featured articles for her husband, Thomas Mulder, who owned the Duke of York hotel in Humffray street.  This first article gives some more information about Thomas and Louisa.   The next article I found was for… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Louisa Mulder (nee House)

Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Kipp (Valentin Kipp)

Last week, I wrote about my ex-husband’s ancestor, Maria Barbara Kipp, and that I found a christening record for her, which showed her parents were Valentin Kipp and Susanna. This week, I am sharing the research I have done for Valentin. I did a search for Valentin Kipp on FamilySearch, and the first record that… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Kipp (Valentin Kipp)

Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Thomas Mulder in the 1860s

Last week, I featured articles for my children’s 3x great grandfather, Jacob Thomas Alexander Mulder, known as Thomas, in the 1850s.  This week I am featuring articles I have found for him from the 1860s. Since I’m running late with this post, I’ve just quickly selected a couple of articles. The first article I found was… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Thomas Mulder in the 1860s

Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Kerr

The first ancestor in my tree is Isabella Kerr.  The ancestral line is: 1 My ex-husband 2 Murray Irwin Willis (1931-1964) 3 Shirley Patricia Casey (1935-2013) 4 Thomas Arthur Willis (1900-1957) 5 Dorothea Isabella Sinclair Smith (1904-1979) 10 Thomas Smith (1873-1935) 11 Louisa May Clyne (1881-1949) 22 David Clyne (1825-1896) 23 Isabella Kerr (1837-1896) Isabella… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Kerr

Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – David Clyne from 1870 to his death

David’s son Frederick was born at Burrumbeet (near Ballarat) in 1872, and his daughter Mary Anne Bella was born at Newry (in Gippsland) in 1875 (her name is listed as Mary Anne Bella on her birth entry, but as Jessie Anne Isabella on her death entry).  The following sale appears to be in preparation for… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – David Clyne from 1870 to his death

Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Kayser

The ancestor with this surname was Anna Margaretha Kayser.  The ancestral line is: 1 My ex-husband 2 Murray Irwin Willis (1931-1964) 3 Shirley Patricia Casey (1935-2013) 6 Albert George Casey (1901-1965) 7 Lilah Adela Mulder (1903-1987) 14 Patrick John Theodore Mulder (1861-1940) 15 Elizabeth Theisinger (1865-1918) 30 Jacob Theisinger (1829-1901) 31 Catherine Lepper (1829-1891) 60… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Kayser

My Family History

William Claude Whimpey

Featured image is from: https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/E00600/ (Copyright expired - public domain) Description: Four members of the Australian Field Artillery using an 18 pounder gun in action at Noreuil Valley, during the fight for Bullecourt. Note the empty shell cases right background. Today is Anzac day, and I have therefore decided to write a post about my… Continue reading William Claude Whimpey

Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – David Clyne in the 1850s and 1860s

This week, I am featuring articles for an ancestor from my ex-husband’s side of the family, his 2x great grandfather David Clyne (1825-1896).  I had gone through my 2x great grandparents, and, while I did find some articles for them, they were nearly all family notices, so there didn’t seem to be enough detail for… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – David Clyne in the 1850s and 1860s