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Samuel BROWN


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Birth 1860 BROWN Sarah Ann - Samuel - Emma BLAKE b. BLAC, Vic. #19608 [Blackburn/Blackwood] ?

Looking for the marriage of Samuel to Emma/Emily Blake.

Can't see Emma/Emily's death in Vic.


Samuel Brown/Emma Blake 20 January 1853 Old Church, St Pancras, London

A tree on fs has Samuel Brown born London 1830, Emma Blake born London 1835 died Ballarat 1874. Daughter Sarah Ann born 16 October 1860 Ballarat, died 17 April 1948 Braidwood, married Nicholas Byrne 1882 Braidwood

Thanks Emeltee.

Emma in some and Emily in other records.

Cemetery record.

Byrne (Brown) Sarah Ann 17 Apr 1948 86 dau/Samuel & Emily; b. Ballarat, VIC; w/Nicholas Braidwood Old General NSW Ang H, 1b

No death in Vic. index for an Emma or Emily Brown in 1874.

Deaths for almost 100x Samuel Brown in Vic. index.

Several Emma Blakes baptised in London in 1835.

If Emma remarried I still can't find her death.
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I have found a tree that has Emma's death as 1874 Ballarat as per the other tree. I can find no death reg and no burial in the Ballarat Cemetery as Brown.

I can find nothing in Trove in 1874.

The tree also has no parents for Emma and no death for Samuel.

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Re: Samuel BPossibly, ROWN

Samuel Brown/Emma Blake 20 January 1853 Old Church, St Pancras, London

Samuel's father = Samuel [dead]. Full age. Bachelor
Emma's father = Roger. [Warehouse man]. Minor. Spinster
Witnesses = Henry Brown. Possibly, Martha Laudler
Abode = Harrison St.

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The 1851 doesn't match Roger's occ. in Emma's marriage, but the address does..

Registration district: Pancras
Sub-registration district: Grays Inn Lane
Abode = 41 Harrison St.
Piece: 1495; Folio: 726; Page: 27
Roger Blake 63 [b. Titkerly [sic], Hampshire. Labourer, London Docks] Possibly Tytherley.
Mary Blake 57 [b. Gloucestershire]
George Blake 24 [Porter]
Caroline Blake 19 [Dressmaker]
Emma Blake 16 [Dressmaker]
Octavious Blake 13 [Porter]
[Offspring all b. St Pancras]

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Victoria Brown
Birth Place: Collingwood, Victoria
Registration Year: 1865
Registration Place: Victoria, Australia
Parents = Samuel Brown & Emma Blake
Registration Number: 7752

Victoria Brown
Father: Samuel Brown
Spouse : Joseph Keenan
Spouse's Father: John Keenan
Marriage Date: 16 Mar 1886
Registration Place: Palmerston, South Australia
Page Number: 1248
Volume Number: 146

Victoria Keenan
Birth Year: c1865
Parents = Samuel Brown & Blake Unknown
Registration Year: 1945
Death Registration Place: Victoria
Registration Number: 8844

The Argus – Tue 4 Sept 1945
KEENAN.—On September 1, at Alfred Hospital, Victoria, loved wife of the late Joseph Keenan, and loving mother of Herbert John, and Gordon Victor, of Neerim. Buried 4 Sep Brighton Cemetery
The Argus Mon 1 Feb 1915

KEENAN.—On the 30th January, at Turner street, East Malvern, Joseph, the beloved husband of Victoria, and loving father of Herbert J., Arthur C., and Gordon V. Keenan (late of Port Darwin), aged 53 years. R.I.P. Buried 1st Feb at Brighton Cemetery.

Name Victoria Brown
Father's Name Samuel Brown
Spouse Name Joseph Keenan
Spouse's Father's Name John Keenan
Marriage Date 16 Mar 1886
Marriage Place Palmerston
Registration Place Palmerston South Australia
Page number 1248
Volume Number 146
Thanks Geoff.

Thanks Val.

Should be able to get the right Emma now.

Deaths for 17x Samuel with father = Samuel. That's better than 100.
Octavious not in GRO ?

Can't find a baptism.

Looking for Mary's maiden name.
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Back to b. 1838.. Age must be wrong in 1841

Aged 17
1855 Q1
Vol 01B Page 54

Not much help. But at least one appears to have been bap. No Maiden name for Mary :rolleyes:

Mary Caroline Blake
Birth Date: 16 Oct 1831
Baptism Date: 22 Apr 1832
Place: All Souls,St Marylebone, London
Parents = Roger Blake & Mary
FHL Film Number: 580892, 580893

There are a couple of trees that have this, but no confidence in them at this time..

Roger Blake
Marriage Date: 11 Nov 1816
Marriage Place: Saint Giles, Oxford
Spouse: Mary Eastmead
FHL Film Number: 887486

Thanks Geoff.

Was hoping mother's name would help find the right death in Victoria.

I spent the day at the library as it was wet. Got lots of baptism, marriage and burial records to go through when I return in 1 hour.

No death in Vic. using mmn Eastmead.

Charles Blake
Record Type: Marriage
Marriage Date: 28 Mar 1847
Marriage Place: Parish Chapel, St Pancras, Camden, England
Father: Roger Blake
Spouse: Anna Greenwood Longly
Register Type: Parish Register
[Both = full age. Father's occ = Warehouse man. Abode = Harrison St]

Charles Blake
Birth Date: 3 Aug 1824
Baptism Date: 1 Mar 1826
Baptism Place: Saint Andrew, Holborn
Parents = Roger Blake & Mary
FHL Film Number: 374358

I haven't checked these out, probably coincidence, but something to ponder..

Mary Jane Brown
Birth Year: abt 1831
Death Place: Hawthorn, Victoria
Father's name: Trennery Wm
Mother's name: Mary Eastmead
Registration Year: 1907
Registration Place: Victoria
Registration Number: 4872

Ellen Malcolm
Birth Year: abt 1841
Death Place: Victoria
Father's name: Trenerry Willi
Mother's name: Mary Eastmead
Registration Year: 1877
Registration Place: Victoria
Registration Number: 11272