Thomas Harris

M, #15002, b. 26 March 1840, d. 31 December 1885
Last Edited23 Dec 2012
Birth*Thomas Harris was born on 26 March 1840 at Bedworth, Warwickshire, England.1 
Marriage*He married Ann Chamberlain, daughter of Thomas Chamberlain and Martha Randle, on 18 October 1860 at Bedworth, Warwickshire, England.1 
Death*Thomas Harris died on 31 December 1885 at Pinjarra, Western AustraliaG, at age 45. 
Burial*He was buried at Pinjarra, Western AustraliaG.2 

Family

Ann Chamberlain b. 31 Oct 1843
Immigration*Thomas Harris immigrated on 24 June 1862 on the ship Mary Harrison.. 

Citations

  1. [S309] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Butterworth Family Tree - Barry Butterworth.
  2. [S76] South West Cemeteries - Lorraine Larment, online unknown url.

Ann Chamberlain

F, #15003, b. 31 October 1843
Father*Thomas Chamberlain1 b. 11 Jun 1815, d. 26 Apr 1871
Mother*Martha Randle1 b. 12 Nov 1811, d. 3 Jan 1852
Last Edited18 May 2014
Birth*Ann Chamberlain was born on 31 October 1843 at Bedworth, Warwickshire, England.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Chamberlain and Martha Randle.1 
Marriage*Ann Chamberlain married Thomas Harris on 18 October 1860 at Bedworth, Warwickshire, England.1 
Marriage*Ann Chamberlain married John Kynil McAtee on 15 June 1887 at Western Australia.2 

Family 1

Thomas Harris b. 26 Mar 1840, d. 31 Dec 1885

Family 2

John Kynil McAtee b. 29 Sep 1829, d. 28 Jul 1916
Immigration*Ann Chamberlain immigrated on 24 June 1862 on the ship Mary Harrison..2 

Citations

  1. [S309] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Butterworth Family Tree - Barry Butterworth.
  2. [S55] Rica Ericson, Bic Dic Vols 1-4.

James Screaigh

M, #15006, b. 1833, d. 31 January 1899
Last Edited16 Jul 2021
Birth*James Screaigh was born in 1833 at Devon, EnglandG.1,2 
Marriage*He married Eliza Hayden, daughter of James Hayden and Mary Gresson, on 24 December 1857 at York, Western AustraliaG.2,3 
Death*James Screaigh died on 31 January 1899 at York, Western AustraliaG.4 

Family

Eliza Hayden b. 1 Jul 1842, d. 12 Aug 1933
Child
Convicted*James Screaigh was Convicted of larcony on 4 January 1848 at Exeter, Devon, England, and was sentenced to 7 yrs.5 
Name Variation James Screaigh was also known as James Screech.4 
Ticket of Leave*His Ticket of Leave was granted on 28 June 1851 at Perth, Western Australia.5 
Immigration*He immigrated on 28 June 1851 to Fremantle, Western Australia, on the ship Pyrenees. He was assigned Convict No. 614.4,5 
Expired*His sentence expired on 3 January 1856 at York, Western Australia.5 
Census_1859York*He and Eliza Hayden appeared on the 1859 York WA census of 31 December 1859 at York, Western AustraliaG,Issue with birth date of William being after the census?2 
ConvictsConvicts
CensusYork Census 1859

Citations

  1. [S201] WA BDMs, online http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au
  2. [S345] Bradly family Tree in WA, online www.bradlyfamilytree.org, York Census.
  3. [S309] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, robsplace6.
  4. [S55] Rica Ericson, Bic Dic Vols 1-4.
  5. [S27] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887 Dictionary of Western Australians Volume IX.
  6. [S309] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Russell Screaigh.

John Joyce

M, #15012, b. 1804, d. 26 January 1881
Last Edited12 May 2021
Birth*John Joyce was born in 1804 at Wiltshire, EnglandG.1 
Death*He died on 26 January 1881 at Perth, Western AustraliaG; reg: 10810.2,3 

Family

Child
Immigration*John Joyce immigrated on 14 May 1830 to Fremantle, Western AustraliaG, on the ship Rockingham..4 
Census*He appeared on the census of 1 July 1832 at Fremantle, Western AustraliaG; #995, 20, single, England, Wiltshire, Labourer, Rockingham, Levey.5 
CensusWA Cenus 1832

Citations

  1. [S199] WA Family History, First Families.
  2. [S201] WA BDMs, online http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au
  3. [S436] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastpertcemeteries.com.au.
  4. [S55] Rica Ericson, Bic Dic Vols 1-4.
  5. [S127] Ian Berryman, A Colony Detailed.

Jane Read

F, #15013, b. 31 May 1831, d. 18 April 1861
Father*James Read b. c 1800, d. 26 Feb 1878
Mother*Ruth Hopkins b. c 1801, d. 15 Jul 1873
Last Edited23 Dec 2012
Birth*Jane Read was born on 31 May 1831 at Clarence, Western AustraliaG.1 
She was the daughter of James Read and Ruth Hopkins
Marriage*Jane Read married John Joyce, son of John Joyce, in 1857 at Fremantle, Western AustraliaG
Death*Jane Read died on 18 April 1861 at Toodyay, Western AustraliaG, at age 29; Measles.2 
Burial*She was buried at Toodyay, Western AustraliaG.2 

Family

John Joyce b. 1827, d. 24 Oct 1883
Child
Census*Jane Read appeared on the census of 1 July 1832 at Fremantle, Western AustraliaG; #994, 2, single, West Australia, Clarence.3 
CensusWA Cenus 1832

Citations

  1. [S199] WA Family History, First Families.
  2. [S65] Burial Records, Cemeteries 2000.
  3. [S127] Ian Berryman, A Colony Detailed.

Sir James George Lee-Steere

M, #15024, b. 4 July 1830, d. 1 December 1903
Lee-Steeer JG
Last Edited8 Nov 2020
Birth*Sir James George Lee-Steere was born on 4 July 1830 at Surrey, England
Marriage*He married Catherine Ann Leake on 16 June 1859 at London, London, EnglandG
Death*Sir James George Lee-Steere died on 1 December 1903 at Perth, Western AustraliaG, at age 73; reg; 2416/1903.1,2 

Family

Catherine Ann Leake b. 6 Jul 1834, d. 6 Nov 1922
Child
Immigration*Sir James George Lee-Steere immigrated on 21 April 1860 on the ship Oryx.. 
Fame*He achieved Fame as MLC, MLA. First speaker of the WA Legislative Assembly..
NotedPoliticians

Citations

  1. [S201] WA BDMs, online http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au
  2. [S389] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, APA citationTELEGRAMS WESTERN AUSTRALIA. (1903, December 5). Mount Magnet Miner and Lennonville Leader (WA : 1896 - 1926), p. 2. Retrieved February 18, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article155853168
  3. [S35] Alison & Dinee Muir (1982), Forrest Family Pioneers of Western Australia 1842-1982.

Catherine Ann Leake

F, #15025, b. 6 July 1834, d. 6 November 1922
Last Edited23 Dec 2012
Birth*Catherine Ann Leake was born on 6 July 1834. 
Marriage*She married Sir James George Lee-Steere on 16 June 1859 at London, London, EnglandG
Death*Catherine Ann Leake died on 6 November 1922 at Perth, Western AustraliaG, at age 88.1 

Family

Sir James George Lee-Steere b. 4 Jul 1830, d. 1 Dec 1903
Child
Immigration*Catherine Ann Leake immigrated on 21 April 1860 on the ship Oryx..2 

Citations

  1. [S62] MCB, online www.mcb.wa.gov.au, Karrakatta.
  2. [S55] Rica Ericson, Bic Dic Vols 1-4.
  3. [S35] Alison & Dinee Muir (1982), Forrest Family Pioneers of Western Australia 1842-1982.

William Forrest

M, #15027, b. 5 November 1842, d. 12 April 1899
Father*William Forrest b. 19 Feb 1819, d. 7 Jun 1899
Mother*Margaret Guthrie Hill b. 1823, d. 15 Feb 1895
Last Edited6 Sep 2014
Birth*William Forrest was born on 5 November 1842 at At Sea; on the "Trusty." 
He was the son of William Forrest and Margaret Guthrie Hill
Marriage*William Forrest married Mary Ann Charlotte Fowler, daughter of John Fowler and Elizabeth Dicey, on 15 November 1864 at Bunbury, Western AustraliaG
Death*William Forrest died on 12 April 1899 at Dwalganup, Western Australia, at age 56. 
Burial*He was buried at Picton, Western Australia

Family

Mary Ann Charlotte Fowler b. 9 Nov 1843, d. 30 Jul 1929
Children
Immigration*William Forrest immigrated on 6 December 1842 on the ship Trusty..1 

Citations

  1. [S55] Rica Ericson, Bic Dic Vols 1-4.
  2. [S35] Alison & Dinee Muir (1982), Forrest Family Pioneers of Western Australia 1842-1982.

Mary Ann Charlotte Fowler

F, #15028, b. 9 November 1843, d. 30 July 1929
Father*John Fowler1 b. c 1816, d. 13 Feb 1902
Mother*Elizabeth Dicey1 b. c 1820, d. 2 Apr 1912
Last Edited6 Sep 2014
Birth*Mary Ann Charlotte Fowler was born on 9 November 1843 at Preston Park, Western Australia
She was the daughter of John Fowler and Elizabeth Dicey.1 
Marriage*Mary Ann Charlotte Fowler married William Forrest, son of William Forrest and Margaret Guthrie Hill, on 15 November 1864 at Bunbury, Western AustraliaG
Death*Mary Ann Charlotte Fowler died on 30 July 1929 at Dwalganup, Western Australia, at age 85. 
Burial*She was buried at Boyup Brook, Western Australia

Family

William Forrest b. 5 Nov 1842, d. 12 Apr 1899
Children

Citations

  1. [S55] Rica Ericson, Bic Dic Vols 1-4.
  2. [S35] Alison & Dinee Muir (1982), Forrest Family Pioneers of Western Australia 1842-1982.