John House

(1807 - 1888)

Personal details

Birth

     John was born in January 1807 in Drayton, EnglandG.1,2 He was the son of James House and Martha (?).2

Death

     He died at age 81 on 12 December 1888 in 161 Crown Road, Sydney, AustraliaG. The official cause of death was senile bronchitis and valvular disease of heart.2 There was a funeral for John on 16 December 1888 in Leichhardt, AustraliaG. He was buried in Balmain Cemetery (now Pioneers Memorial Park in Leichhardt).2

Family life

Marriage

     He married Mary Hooper circa 1829 in Drayton, EnglandG.3,2

Children of John House and Mary Hooper

Life event details

Migration

Census, occupation and residence information

  • On 12 August 1845 John House was occupied as a labourer while living at Drayton, EnglandG.5
  • On 4 September 1856 John House was occupied as a farm labourer while living at Sydney, AustraliaG.1,6
  • Circa 1860 John House was occupied as a timber carter.4
  • Circa 1888 John House was occupied as a labourer.2

Witnessed events

Resources

Citations

  1. [S76] House and Hope families, Lloyds Passenger List, 1856.
  2. [S147] Death Certificate for John House, 2062/1888, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 13 Dec 1888.
  3. [S98] Death Certificate for Mary House, 928/1875, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 2 April 1875.
  4. [S198] Death Certificate for Grace Flowerdew, 11694/1900, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 8 Oct 1900.
  5. [S168] Birth Certificate for Grace House, BXBZ 305388, General Register Office, England, 7 Sep 1845.
  6. [S97] Marriage Certificate for John Flowerdew and Grace House, Number 1196, Volume 1870, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 22 December 1870.

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