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John & Ruth MERRYLEES

Need to confirm my new finds Geoff.

Marriage 15 Jul 1876/C0757 Truscott John James - Merrylees Catherine Louisa

Seems to be a son missing- a W. J.
Children
1879/C04822 Truscott Florence Amelia - John James Catherine Merrylees
1880/C05475 Truscott Catherine Ann - John James Catherine Merrylees
1887/C09488 Truscott Andrew Robert - John James Catherine
1892/C10519 Truscott Albert Merrylees - John James Catherine Louisa Merrylees

Death 1924/C01976 Truscott Catherine Louisa - John Merrylees - Ruth Lovett

trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/54106546
Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld.) - Fri 25 Apr 1924 p.8
FUNERAL NOTICES
THE Friends of Mr. J. J. TRUSCOTT are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral of his deceased beloved WIFE, to move from her late residence, Musgrave-street, North Rockhampton, THIS (Friday) AFTERNOON, at 4 o'clock, for the North Rockhampton Cemetery.
FINLAYSON & M'KENZIE, Undertakers. Miller's Buildings, William-street.

1922 QLD Electoral Roll - Capricornia - Rockhampton North
TRUSCOTT John James, Musgrave st., labourer
TRUSCOTT Catherine Louisa, Musgrave st., home duties

Death 15 Oct 1929/C04654 Truscott John James - John - Elizabeth Simmons

http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/201233120
The Evening News (Rockhampton, Qld.) - Wed 16 Oct 1929 p.2
FUNERAL NOTICES.
TRUSCOTT.-The Friends of the late Mr. JOHN JAMES TRUSCOTT are respectfully invited to attend his funeral to move from the residence of his Son, Mr. A. R. TRUSCOTT, Kirkellen street, North Rockhampton, THIS (Wednesday) AFTERNOON, at 5 o'clock, for the North Rockhampton Cemetery.
FINLAYSON & McKENZIE, Undertakers.

That seems to fit with son A.R.
 
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With that death I found this.

Births Sep Qtr 1854 TRUSCOTT John James - Helston 5c 243 mmn SEMMONS

Need an arrival before 1876 for that John James. I'll get to the other one in another topic.

Dave
 
That seems to fit. That John James is about 18 months older than Catherine not 10 years older as I had previously.

The missing son.

Death 1953/C3763 William John Truscott - John James Truscott - Catherine Merrylees
 
Marriages Sep Qtr 1853
Pascoe Jane Caine Helston 5c 352
Pascoe William Henry Helston 5c
SEMMONS Elizabeth Helston 5c 352
TRUSCOTT John Helston 5c 352
 
Thanks Geoff.

Didn't find in 1861 on FS.

No John Truscott born Cornwall 1853 - 1855 with parents John & Elizabeth in Cornwall in 1861 ?

Dave
 
No J Truscott on Assisted List on Qld. Archives.

NSW Archives
NRS5316/4_4800/Earl Dalhousie [2] 7 May 1877
Jas H Truscott 21 Farm Lab Wesleyan Cornwall

That one is ruled out.

Births Mar Qtr 1856
TRUSCOTT James Henry St Austell 5c 150


So both J J arrived Unassisted ??
 
Day Month 16-Nov
Year 1883
Parish Or Reg District Tuckingmill
Forename Mary
Surname SEMMONS
Age 85 yrs
Residence Condurrow
Notes
Transcriber Notes
Transcriber Sally Cann
 
Day Month 23-Jul
Year 1853
Parish Or Reg District Crowan
Groom Fn John
Groom Sn TRUSCOTT
Groom Age full
Groom Residence Crowan
Groom Condition bachelor
Groom Rank Profession husbandman
Groom Signed / Marked (S/M) M
Groom Father Name James
Groom Father Rank Profession husbandman
Bride Fn Elizabeth
Bride Sn SEMMONS
Bride Age full
Bride Residence Crowan
Bride Condition spinster
Bride Rank Profession -
Bride Signed / Marked (S/M) M
Bride Father Name Thomas
Bride Father Rank Profession miner
Banns / Licence (B/L) banns
Witness Fn1 Francis
Witness Sn1 Benetts
Witness Fn2 John
Witness Sn2 Goldsworthy
Other Information J.W. Johns, Vicar
Transcriber Notes
Transcriber Sue Crispin
 
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