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LEWTON / LEAR puzzle

DaveHam9

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Hello,

My g4 grandparents. :D

I would appreciate comments on this. I know it's very long but there is no point leaving stuff out.

No marriage for an Aaron LEWTON to Ann HODGES has yet been found but there is this one:

groom's name: Aaron Lear
groom's birth date:
groom's birthplace:
groom's age:
bride's name: Ann Hodges
bride's birth date:
bride's birthplace:
bride's age:
marriage date: 09 May 1818
marriage place: St. Philip And St. Jacob'S Church, Bristol, Gloucester, England


Possible children:

1. George LEWTON b. abt 1815 Bitton, Gloucester d. 18 Nov 1866 Vic., Aust.

*** Yes, the baptism date is before the listed marriage - hence the 'possible children'. ***

George Lewton - 13th August 1815 at Hanham Abbots
Son of Aaron & Ann of Grimsby Green
Fathers Occupation - Fish Hawker
Reg: 2a Page: 18 No: 114

Marriage about 1837 has not yet been found. Nor has a birth / baptism around 1838 for daughter Elizabeth Ann LEWTON (my GG grandmother who married Stephen ANGEL).

Elizabeth PEACOCK b. abt 1815 Bitton, Gloucester d. 1893 Clifton Hill, Vic. Aust.

Elizabeth PEACOCK - 19th September 1819 at Hanham Abbots
Age - 4 years
Daughter of Daniel & Ann of Kingswood Hill
Fathers Occupation - Hawker


They have not been found in 1841 under LEWTON or LEAR.

1851
George Lewton
Age: 36
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1815
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth
Gender: Male
Where born: Bitton, Gloucestershire, England
Civil Parish: Devizes St James
County/Island: Wiltshire
Country: England
Street address: nursery
Occupation: coach builder
Registration district: Devizes
Sub registration district: Bishops Cannings
Household schedule number: 125
Household Members: Name Age
George Lewton 36
Elizabeth Lewton 36
Elizabeth Lewton 13

Arrived in Victoria with wife Elizabeth (Betsy) and daughter Elizabeth (Eliza) Jan 1857 on 'Thomas Arbuthnot' from Kingswood, Bristol, Gloucester.
Index to Assisted British Immigration 1839-1871
LEWTON George 48 12 273
LEWTON Elizabeth 42 12 273
LEWTON Elizabeth 17 12 277

Death # 11058/1866 LEWTON George Age 50 - Aaron LEWTON & Ann HODGES

The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848-1954) - Tuesday 20 November 1866 p.8
FUNERAL NOTICE
THE Friends of the late Mr. GEORGE LEWTON, coachbuilder, are respectfully invited to follow his remains to the place of interment, Melbourne General Cemetery.
The funeral will leave the residence of his son-in law, Mr. Stephen Angel, 25 Stanley-street, West Melbourne, THIS DAY, Tuesday, November 20, at 2 o'clock p.m.
HENRY ALLISON, undertaker, Victoria-street, West Melbourne.


Death # 5433/1893 LEWTON Elizabeth Age 79 (Daniel PEACOCK & Ann WILMOTT)

Other children to follow.

Regards,

Dave
 
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