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John CHANNON

The one I've not been able yet to trace back.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Sat 9 May 1896 p.9
NEW MAGISTRATES
... Henry Channon, Frogmore ....

1903 NSW Electoral Roll - WERRIWA - FROGMORE
CHANNON Henry, Frogmore, storekeeper
CHANNON Elizabeth Jane, Frogmore, domestic duties

Elizabeth is 2nd wife - married 1901.

Dave
 
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1851
HO107 Piece 1882 Folio 176 Page 15
Civil Parish: Stoke Damerel
County: Devon
Registration District: Stoke Damerel
ED:
Address: Marlborough St
John Channon Head Mar 41 Seaman R N Devonport Devonshire
Jane Channon Wife Mar 26 ? Seamstress Devonport Devonshire ?
Elizabeth Channon Dau 14 Seamstress Devonport Devonshire
John Channon Jr Son 10 Scholar Devonport Devonshire
Helen Channon Dau 0 Devonport Devonshire


So far I can't find John P's father John in 1861.

Thanks,

Dave
 
1891
The records include:
Name and number of district
County
Sub-district
Locality
Name of householder
Total number of persons in schedule
Number of Chinese or Aboriginal people included

So J unlikely to be Jean/Jane.

1898 NSW County Trades Register
CHANNON James, Wyalong, Quartz Crushing Battery

1875 NSW Post Office Directory
CHANNON John, miner, Middle Adelong

Don't know which of those two or some other J would have been in Frogmore in 1891.
 
Hy Wm Channon
Spouse: Jean Victoria Lang
Marriage Place: New South Wales
Registration Place: Adelong, New South Wales
Registration Year: 1879
Registration Number: 3361

Probate for Jean..
Jean Channon
[Jane Victoria Lag Channon]
Death Date: 11 Jan 1898
Confirmation Date: 16 Jun 1898
Confirmation Place: Edinburgh, Scotland
[Late of Frogmore, NSW, granted at Sydney to Henry Channon, sole executor. Value £940. 15s. 7d.]

Geoff
 
Thanks Geoff.

Yes, H = Henry in Frogmore in 1891 but don't know if J= James or John.

Jane Victoria Lag Channon - Lag = Lang

Jean Victoria b. 4 Jun 1838 c. 14 Jul 1838 Barony, Lanark
Archibald Graham LANG & Jean ROBB
Batch: C119666


J can't be a son of Henry & Jean - not old enough in 1891.

No info on the 1879 marriage for Henry William re age or parents or pob so still can't connect him.

Dave
 
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NSW, Government Gazettes, 1853-1899
Henry Channon
Event Date: Abt 1892
Event Place: Frogmoor
Event Type: Professional Listing (Listing)
Page Number: 9045

[Lists address as Frogmoor]

Geoff
 
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A couple of these, but none indicate an age..

NSW, Government Gazettes, 1853-1899
John Channon
Event Date: 20 Aug 1895
Event Place: Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
Page Number: 5349
[Elections]

Geoff
 
Thanks Geoff.

Looks like John is ruled out being in Frogmore in 1891.

1903 NSW Electoral Roll - BLAND - WYALONG
CHANNON Emily Alice, Wyalong, domestic duties
CHANNON Frederick, Wyalong, sharebroker
CHANNON Herbert John, Wyalong, assayer
CHANNON John, Conway-street, battery owner

1898 NSW County Trades Register
CHANNON James, Wyalong, Quartz Crushing Battery


Am I missing another J ?

Dave
 
John Channon
Spouse : Emily Alice Baither
Marriage Place: New South Wales
Registration Place: Adelong, New South Wales
Registration Year: 1875
Registration Number: 2736

Geoff
 
John Channon senior in 1861 ?

I have John P aged 70 in 1911 but can't find him in 1901.

Thanks,

Dave
 
1901
RD: Shardlow
Add = Thomas rd
Ref= Piece: 3206; Folio: 51; Page: 3
John P Channon 60 [b. Liverton. Railway Clerk]
Emma Channon 48 [b. Collycroft, Warw]
Eva Channon 16 [b. Lleicestershire]
Percy Channon 14 [b. Derbyshire]
Albert Channon 12 [do]

Geoff
 
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