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William House

b. about 1815

Birth

William House was born about 1815 in Drayton.1

Parents

FatherJames House (d. before 1856)
MotherMartha (d. before 1856)

Family life

William House and Amelia were married about 1845. ||[CIT:]The marriage date of William House and Amelia, widow of James Hope, is deduced from the age of their eldest child, James, who was 8 when they arrived in Sydney on the "Lloyds" in September 1856.[:CIT]1

Children with Amelia (b. about 1816)

SonJames House (b. about 1848)
SonThomas House (b. about 1851)
SonWilliam House (b. about 1853)
SonCharles House (b. about August 1856)

Working life

  • On 4 September 1853 William House was a farm labourer.1

Death

William House died. He was buried on 3 October 1891 at Glebe (Old St Peters) in Maitland.

Citations

  1. [S329] House and Hope families entry, Lloyds, Passenger List, 1856; in (Kingswood: NSW Government Archives).
Last Edited21 August 2018