Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Laver (Lavor)

The first ancestor in my tree with this surname was Caroline Elizabeth Florence Laver.  Caroline was my ex-husband’s great grandmother: 13. Caroline Elizabeth Florence Laver (1872-1934) Known as Florence, she was born 30 December 1872 in Inkerman Street, St Kilda in the Colony of Victoria. Florence married Thomas Casey on 20 August 1890 at Highbury… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Laver (Lavor)

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2014) #44 George Laver

Last week, my ancestor was Thomas Laver.  This week I have decided to use his father, George Laver. George died in 1885 at St Kilda, Victoria.  His parents were listed on the death index as John Laver and Sarah Duck.  George was buried at the St Kilda Cemetery on 11 August 1885.  At the moment,… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2014) #44 George Laver