b. about 1815
William House was born about 1815 in Drayton.1
William House and Amelia, wife of William House
, were married about 1845. ||2
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
William House witnessed the immigration of Grace House
on 4 September 1856 in Sydney, NSW, Australia. SS "Lloyds"||John & Mary House paid £7/10/- for themselves and their 7 children while John's brother, William, brought his wife (Amelia), 4 step-children and 4 of his own children for £2/10/-. John's entry notes that his brother, Charles, is employed as a gardner by Mrs Thompson, 158 George Street, Sydney.1,3
- On 4 September 1853 William House was a farm labourer.1
William House died. He was buried on 3 October 1891 at Glebe (Old St Peters) in Maitland.
- [S329] House and Hope families entry, Lloyds, Passenger List, 1856; in (Kingswood: NSW Government Archives.)
- [S452] Death Certificate, Grace Flowerdew, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1900 No 11694.
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