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BIRKHEAD family

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Civil Parish: Watlington
Town: Watlington
County: Oxfordshire
Registration District: Henley
Sub-RD: Henley
Address: Shirburn Street, Watlington
BIRKHEAD, John Head Married M 55 Surgeon Watlington Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, Elizabeth Wife Married F 51 Holywell Oxford Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, Elizabeth Daughter U F 24 Watlington Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, Sybella Daughter U F 21 Sutton [Hereford]
BIRKHEAD, Edward Son M 8 Watlington Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, William Son M 10 Watlington Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, Susan Daughter F 14 Watlington Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, Fanny Daughter U F 16 Watlington Oxfordshire
BIRKHEAD, Rosa Daughter U F 18 Watlington Oxfordshire


I'd like the census ref for that one please and a look up for the family in 1841.

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Archive reference HO107 Piece number 1725 Folio 541 Page 4
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1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription

Conchin Street, Watlington, Henley, Oxfordshire, England

John Birkhead Male 45 1796 Oxfordshire
Elizabeth Birkhead Female 40 1801 Oxfordshire
Sophia Birkhead Female 15 1826 Oxfordshire
Elizabeth Birkhead Female 15 1826 Oxfordshire
John Birkhead Male 15 1826 Oxfordshire
Catharine Birkhead Female 13 1828 Oxfordshire
Rose Birkhead Female 10 1831 Oxfordshire
Fanny Birkhead Female 6 1835 Oxfordshire
Susan Birkhead Female 5 1836 Oxfordshire
William Birkhead Male 3 1838 Oxfordshire
Louisa Birkhead Female 1 1840 Oxfordshire


Archive reference HO107 Piece number 884 Book number 6 Folio number 21 Page number 34
 
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Birkhead John Pottinger — — 1827 Courts & legal,

First name(s) John Pottinger

Last name Birkhead

Town Watlington

Occupation apothecary

Year 1827

Day 23

Month October

Page 39

Record set Bankrupt directory 1820-1843
 

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Thanks dave.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Tuesday 28 July 1857 p.1
PERSONS ADVERTISED FOR.
SYBELLA CATHERINE BATHER, (maiden name Berkhead) is earnestly requested to write to her sister SUSAN, care of Mr. Groves, 91 Flinders-street East, Melbourne.


Sybella supposedly married a BAITHER in England because a daughter Emily Alice born 29 Sep 1855 married in NSW as a BAITHER.

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Don't know how the three sisters can be Assisted and Unassisted:

Assisted to Victoria
BIRKHEAD SUSAN E 17 APR 1853 KENT 9 94
BIRKHEAD FANNY CLARA 18 APR 1853 KENT 9 94
BIRKHEAD ROSA M 20 APR 1853 KENT 9 94

Unassisted Index to Victoria:
Family NameGiven Name Age Month Year Ship Port Fiche Page
BIRKHEAD FANNY CLARA 18 APR 1853 KENT B 034 007
BIRKHEAD ROSA MATILDA 20 APR 1853 KENT B 034 007
BIRKHEAD SUSAN EMMA 17 APR 1853 KENT B 034 007


Sybella's arrival not found 1851 - 1857. Sister Susan obviously though Sybella was in NSW in 1857.

Married using her maiden name.

Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950
Name: Sybella Catharine Birkhead
Spouse Name: John Alexander Carter
Marriage Place: Victoria
Registration Place: Victoria
Registration Year: 1858
Registration Number: 2720


Marriage 2736/1875 CHANNON JOHN - BAITHER EMILY ALICE - ADELONG ** Not CofE **

Death 10128/1934 CHANNON EMILY A (-BAITHER) 79 YRS MANLY SYBELLA C - MANLY

If Sybella married using her maiden name because she didn't marry in England then why did her daughter marry as BAITHER and not as BIRKHEAD. And where is the birth reg for Emily Alice?
 
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Deaths Mar Qtr 1859
BIRKHEAD Elizabeth Hereford 6a *

Jackson's Oxford Journal (Oxford, England), Saturday, January 22, 1859; Issue 5517.
Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries .
At Tupsley Lodge, Hereford, the residence of her brother, the Rev. W. Hill, after an illness of intense suffering, borne with all gentle resignation and deeply lamented by her children and relatives, Elizabeth, relict of the late John P. Birkhead, surgeon, Watlington, in the 60th year of her age.
 

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John Pottinger Birkhead & Elizabeth Hill
1823 Sutton Saint Nicholas, Hereford
Batch: M139631

1851 shows Sybella born Sutton but 1841 shows bic.


Seems the father of Emily Alice was an Edward Baither/Bather. One tree has her birth as 29 Nov 1855.

Sybella and daughter Emily and a John Alexander CARTER travelled together from England to Australia sometime 1856 - 1858.

John was a steward on 'S.S Alexandria' on a voyage to England. It's not clear if he was still crew on the return to Australia or if it was the same vessel.
 
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