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Mary Jane Grimes

b. 4 June 1828, d. about 1911


Mary Jane Grimes was born on 4 June 1828 in Parramatta.1


FatherJames Grime (b. 5 October 1796, d. 17 June 1877)
MotherCatherine Long (b. 7 April 1807, d. 9 January 1871)

Family life

George Gardner and Mary Jane Grimes were married on 14 February 1846. ||The minister, Colin Stewart, came from the Vale of Clwyd. Both bride and groom were residents of Capertee, as were the two witnesses. George was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Scotland.2,1

Child with George Gardner (b. about 1813, d. 25 September 1890)

SonAttwood Charles Gardner+ (b. 24 December 1862, d. 1 May 1937)


Mary Jane Grimes died about 1911.3


  1. [S343] Birth Certificate Vol 1862 No 7321, Attwood Charles Gardner, (21 February 1863), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages.
  2. [S320] Marriage Certificate, George Gardner and Mary Grimes, 14 February 1846, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW. Vol 77 No 302.
  3. [S530] "RR: Grimes-Long by Warnock", June 2005, Rod Warnock (Kilaben Bay NSW), to Jim Fleming (Darlington NSW); Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
Last Edited23 November 2018