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Isabella DONKIN

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Hello,

Isabella DONKIN c. 22 Jul 1892 St Cuthbert Darlington, Durham
Michael & Joanna


Family arrived in Australia between 1892 and 1895. ???

A brother born in NSW:

17628/1895 DONKIN MICHAEL S - MICHAEL - JOHNANNA - WAGGA WAGGA

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Sorry, Gibbo. No birth, no marriage and no deaths for either yet.


Several possible birth reg in Sunderland and other parts of England

Possible death
6746/1909 DONKIN MICHAEL - JOHN P - MARGARET - PETERSHAM

Hugh gap if this is it:

11570/1952 DONKIN JOHNANNA - DUNCAN STUART - MARGARET - HURSTVILLE

I'm wondering if the marriage was in Scotland. I can't find the marriage.
 
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Curious:

name: Isabella Donkin
gender: Female
baptism/christening date: 22 Jul 1892
baptism/christening place: St. Cuthbert, Darlington, Durham, England
birth date:
birthplace: Croft.Rs:Once Austrailia
death date:
name note:
race:
father's name: Michael Donkin
father's birthplace:
father's age:
mother's name: Joanna
mother's birthplace:
mother's age:
indexing project (batch) number: C00413-5
system origin: England-EASy
source film number: 1514535
reference number: item 5 p 233



Births Jun 1891
Donkin Isabella Sunderland 10a 719
 

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Just found this one and its the same :confused:

Name: John Stewart Donkin
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date: 22 Jul 1892
Baptism/Christening Place: St. Cuthbert, Darlington, Durham, England
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Croft.Rs:Once Austrailia
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Michael Donkin
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Joanna
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00413-5
System Origin: England-EASy
Source Film Number: 1514535
Reference Number: item 5 p 233
 

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41120/1973 donkin john stewart - michael - johanna - lockhart

How curious. The system converted all upper case to lower case. ???


First World War Embarkation Roll - John Stewart Donkin
Service number: 2378
Rank: Private
Roll title: Camel Corps, May 1916 to August 1917 - Reinforcements (May 1916 - November 1917)
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Date of embarkation: 17 February 1917
Place of embarkation: Sydney
Ship embarked on: RMS Morea
 
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DONKIN 1854 F 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN 1857 M 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN 1862 F 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN Unknown M 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN Unknown F 1892 London Australia Sydney

So Michael abt 1857 Johanna abt 1862 and perhaps an older sister of Michael + 2 children born where??
 

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Off track a bit again but found military records for Cecil Donkin. Just thought if you havent seen them you might like to have a look as there is a photo of him in the records


6249/1903 DONKIN CECIL H K MICHAEL JOHNANNA PETERSHAM
 

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DONKIN 1854 F 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN 1857 M 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN 1862 F 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN Unknown M 1892 London Australia Sydney
DONKIN Unknown F 1892 London Australia Sydney

Didnt they trust the ship and had the kids baptised before they left :2fun::2fun:
 

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Ship Massilia
Left London 4 Aug 1892
Mr & Mrs M Donkin ages 45 & 38
Bootmaker
+ female child age 3 & 2 children age 1 (1 male & 1 female)
Also on next line
Mr & Mrs Donkin ages35 & 30
Bootmaker
 

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If his death in 1909 then a likely baptism:

name: Michael Donkin
gender: Male
baptism/christening date: 20 Jun 1856
baptism/christening place: AUCKLAND SAINT ANDREW,DURHAM,ENGLAND
birth date:
birthplace:
death date:
name note:
race:
father's name: John Donkin
father's birthplace:
father's age:
mother's name: Margaret
mother's birthplace:
mother's age:
indexing project (batch) number: P00021-5
system origin: England-ODM
source film number: 434939
reference number:


Births Mar 1856
DONKIN Michael Auckland 10a 115
 

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