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Amelia, wife of William House

b. about 1816

Birth

Amelia, wife of William House, was born about 1816 in Pine Head.1

Parents

FatherJohn (d. after 1856)
MotherHannah (d. before 1856)

Family life

Amelia, wife of William House, was married about 1836.1 William House and she 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

SonJohn Hope (b. about 1837)
DaughterEmily Hope (b. about 1838)
DaughterMary Hope (b. about 1842)
DaughterHannah Hope (b. about 1845)

Children with William House (b. about 1815)

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 Amelia, wife of William House, was a laundress.1

Death

Amelia, wife of William House, died. She was buried on 4 January 1893 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 Edited20 March 2020