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3rd marriage for William


Is Mary Ann's maiden name WHITE? And are her parents Rufus & Elizabeth??

The Sydney Morning Herald - Mon 5 May 1884 p.1
CHANNELL.-At his residence, St. John's-street, Camden, William Channell, beloved husband of Mary Ann Channell, aged 73 years. Much respected throughout a long residence in this district of over 40 years.


Death 11987/1895 CHANNELL MARY A - JOHN - SARAH - CAMDEN * 5 Oct 1895

Channell Mary Ann 1819? 5 Oct 1895 76 formerly Bradley; dau/John; b. Sixpenny Handley, Dorset, England; w/George (Bradley) & William Cawdor Uniting Church NSW 5

Channell William 1811 27 Apr 1884 72 son/Thomas & Elizabeth (Ferkle); b. Elton, Somerset, England; h/Ann (White) & Naomi (Freeman) & Mary Ann (White) Camden Anglican Church NSW

Is that correct with maiden name White?

Marriage of Mary Ann to George? Not in NSW index and not in Dorset in FreeBMD.
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Bradley George 1811? 20 Jul 1861 50 son/Jacob; h/Mary Ann (Channell) Cawdor Uniting Church NSW 5

Can't find anything in Trove.

If George and Mary married in England then I can't find their arrival.

... residence in this district of over 40 years.

Mary Ann b. abt 1820 ? so arrived around 1844.
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George Bradley
Spouse's Name Mary Ann White
Event Date 17 Oct 1836
Event Place Handley, Dorset
Batch: M158981

Parents don't agree

County Dorset
Place Sixpenny Handley
Church name St Mary
Register type Parish Register
Baptism date 22 Mar 1812
Person forename Mary Ann
Person *** F
Father forename James
Father surname WHITE
Mother forename Hanna
Register note
Transcriber notes
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Something to ponder, though year looks to be out :rolleyes:

William Channel [Farm labourer]
Age: 38
Arrival Date: 27 Jul 1849
Vessel Name: Mary Bannatyne
Origin Location: Hockchurch, Dorset
[With Ann 38, William 13, Elizabeth 11, James 10, Mary Ann 7, Keziah 4 - William's parents = Thomas & Elizabeth both dead. Ann's parents = Rupert & Elizabeth White]

Thanks Geoff.

Date is ok.

Burials in the Parramatta Circuit in the County of Cumberland in the year 1851
No. 440 William Oliver Age: 41 years Abode: Parramatta When Buried: 11th Decr. 1851 Ship's Name: - Quality or Profession: - By whom the Ceremony was performed: Rev. W. B. Boyce (Wesleyan)

Death 1918/1856 CHAMUL ANN - RUFUS - ELIZABETH - CAMDEN * 13 Jun 1856

Coincidence 1st and 3rd spouse was WHITE. 2nd here

Marriage 1839/1856 CHANNELL WILLIAM - OLIVER NAOMI - PARRAMATTA * 17 Sep 1856

I can't find George & Mary Bradley arriving 1836 - 1847.

I've not yet checked 1841 census.

Can't see any Bradley births or deaths in NSW index 1836 - 1859 with parents George & Mary. ??
ACI instead of just providing the burial details tries to name spouse and parents assuming parents as listed on death reg are correct.

Death Reg# 5556/1903 FURNER HARRIETT - WILLIAM - MAOMI - CAMDEN * 25 Jun 1903 * Naomi on record via email from BMD

Furner Harriet 25 Jun 1903 67y née Oliver; dau/William & Maomi; w/Charles Cawdor Uniting Church 6

Wesleyan Methodist Chapel Macquarie Street Parramatta
No. 6
17th September 1856
William Channell Widower 8 3 North Petherton Somerset England Farmer 46 Camden Camden Thomas Channell & Elizabeth (maiden name Therkles ?) Farmer
Naomi Oliver Widow 6 1 Uddermore Sussex England - 44 Camden Camden Richard Freeman & - (maiden name Bates) Labourer
By me Thomas Adams
Both x mark
Witnesses: William Stimson, Harriet Oliver * just before Harriet married Charles Furner.

I have not confirmed Therkles ? Bates is correct.
b. Sixpenny Handley, Dorset according to ACI.

I will email them and suggest they stop trying to be a family history site.

John White
Spouse's Name Sarah Trowbridge
Event Date 1814
Event Place Handley, Dorset
Batch: M158981

Batley = Handley ??

That baptism was 1812. Wrong one.
Thomas Channel & Elizabeth - Somerset ?

County Somerset
Place Lyng
Church name St Bartholomew
Register type Parish Register
Register entry number 88
Marriage date 25 Aug 1800
Groom forename Thomas
Groom surname CHANNELL
Groom condition bachelor
Bride forename Elizabeth
Bride surname FACELL
Bride condition spinster
Bride parish North Petherton
Witness John BUTTON
Witness James BURT
Register note By banns
Transcriber notes

Can't find a baptism for William.
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William Channell & Ann and children William & Elizabeth in 1841?

Can't see a birth reg for Elizabeth 11 in 1849.

Can't find baptisms for children.

Births Mar 1842
Channel Marianne Chard 10 416 mmn WHITE
Births Mar 1845
Channel Kezia Chard 10 420 mmn WHITE

I can't find the marriage of William to Ann White.
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