first families web page index
Samuel Hickmott (1799-c1872)

Married: 1. Harriet Hartridge (1803-c27) Staplehurst, Kent England 1819
Children: Edward (1821-98), James (1823-c1908) and Henry Hickmott (1825-1914)

Married: 2. Eliza Tester (1808-30) Pembury Kent England 1829. One child: William Hickmott

Married: 3. Susan Piccup (1801-61), New Norfolk Tasmania 1848. No children

Rootsweb site for the Hickmott and Owen families. Lists all known Hickmott and Owen descendants

31 May 2014
(2738 entries)

Hickmotts of Lamberhurst
Our first known Hickmott forbears, Thomas and Mary Hickmott, and where they came from in England

12 March 2007

Thomas and Mary's
known descendants
in England and
elsewhere

23 January 2012

Samuel's parents Thomas Hickmott (1769-1854)
and Elizabeth Wibley and siblings

7 October 2018

Samuel Hickmott
transported with his brother Thomas to Van Diemen's Land in 1840.
The first in our Australian line

4 November 2019

Edward and James Hickmott
First and second sons of Samuel Hickmott and Harriet Hartridge

3 January 2021

Henry Hickmott
(1825-1914)

Third son of Samuel and Harriet Hickmott (nee Hartridge)
Samuel's third wife
Susan Hickmott
(nee Piccup)
Samuel's youngest son, Henry Hickmott (1825-1914)

Married: (1) Sophia Goldsmith, Middlesex England 1848
Children: Emma (1847-1914), Eliza (1848-1912), Rebecca (1851-1914) and Henry Edward Hickmott (1852-1931)

Married: (2) Harriet Waters, Adelaide South Australia 1853
Children: James John (1854-1935), Sophia, Samuel (1857-77), William (1859-1948), Walter, Elizabeth Jane (1853-75), Mary Ann (1865-6), Emily Louisa (1868-9), Alfred (1869-1956), Richard (1870-c72) and Joseph Hickmott (1872-1928)

Henry Hickmott
in

South Australia

6 November 2019

Henry Hickmott
in

Victoria

5 December 2017

Henry & Sophia's
children

1. Emma Mitchell
(1847-1914)

14 May 2020

Henry & Sophia's
children

2. Eliza Osborne
(1848-1912)

4 April 2021

Henry & Sophia's
children

3. Rebecca Smith
(1851-1914)
2 October 2018

Photographs
20 February 2017

Henry & Sophia's
children

4. Henry Edward Hickmott
(1852-1931) in

Victoria
4 April 2010

Western Australia
11 Febuary 2017

Henry & Harriet's
children

James John Hickmott
(1854-1956)

6 May 2018

Henry & Harriet's
children

Alfred Hickmott
(1869-1935)

23 March 2020

Henry & Harriet's
children

William Hickmott
(1859-1948)

18 October 2006

Henry & Harriet's
children

Joseph Hickmott
(1872-1928)

12 December 2017

Henry's youngest son, Henry Edward Hickmott (1852-1931)

Married: 1. Elizabeth Ann Owen (1855-1923), Kingower, Victoria, 1877
Children: Sophia Elizabeth (1879-1973), John Edward (1880-1971), Edward James, Florence Mary (1882-1977), Alice Ann (1884-1948), Edith Olive (1885-1912), William Henry (1887-1976), George Alfred (1889-45), Ruby Minnie (1893-1941), Ella Adeline (1895-1975), Rebecca Elsie (1898-1989) and James Arthur Hickmott (1903-22)

Married: 2. Sarah Ellen Clarke (1870-1957), Perth Western Australia. No children

Henry and Elizabeth and family in

Victoria
4 April 2010

Henry and Elizabeth and family in

Western Australia
11 Febuary 2017

Additional Hickmott
photos

6 February 2017

Henry Edward Hickmott as a
Western Australian
MLA
(pdf file)

31 January 2017

John Richard Owen
(1858-1937)
Henry Edward's brother-in-law and another North Queensland pioneer

John Edward Hickmott (1880-1971)
and
Eliza Ada Free (1885-1958) and family

6 April 2020

Edith Olive Lewis (1885-1912)

1 January 2019

William Henry Hickmott
(1887-1976)
and
Frances Alice Free
(1891-1979)

Life and times

26 December 2018

William Henry Hickmott
and
Frances Alice Free

Children and dependants

5 February 2017

William Henry Hickmott
and
Frances Alice Free

Additional photos

10 February 2017

Hickmott databases and other family lines
A work-in-progress that provides information on, and seeks ultimately to establish
connections between, all of the Hickmotts in England
The
Earliest Hickmotts
in England

16 March 2012

Hickmotts of
Frittenden and Headcorn

Family and descendants of Silas Hickmott (1806-70) and Jane Bridger (1809-57)

10 February 2014

Hickmott Lists

Various parish, registration district and country-wide listings of known Hickmott bdms

Hickmott
UK marriages
(pdf file)

17 October 2018

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William Free (1829-1890)

Married: 1. Louisa Chapman (1831-53) Haslingfield, Kent England 1848
Children: Rebecca Louisa (1849-91), John (1851-54) and Unnamed boy (1853-3)

Married: 2. Eliza Flavell (1840-1925) Winchelsea Victoria 1856.
Children: John (1856-1918), William (1858-60), William (1860-1951), Samuel (1861-1939), Phoebe Ann (1862-1927), James (1864-1922), Charles (1865), Alice Martha (1866-1949), Alfred (1868-1946), Alexander (1868-9), Benjamin (1871-1961), George Bruce (1875-1948), Mary Ann (1878-1948) and Ernest Oswald Free (1881-1964)

Rootsweb site for the Free, Flavell, Coxall and related families

14 November 2013
(3273 entries)

Haslingfield and the
English forbears of
William Free

23 June 2020

Cambridgeshire
emigrants

Known members of the Free and related families who emigrated to Australia
from England

19 December 2009

Eliza Flavell,
her family and
English ancestors

20 January 2013

Cambridgeshire
Flavells

Cambridgeshire Flavell
bdms (pdf file)

10 July 2009

William Free in Australia

Arrival in Melbourne

1853-1855
William Free in Australia

Mount Hesse to the Wimmera

1856-1878
William Free in Australia

Life and death at Corack

1878-1900

17 September 2013

Rebecca Louisa Collett
nee Free
(1849-91)

4 May 2020

The children and descendants of
William Free and Eliza Flavell

Married: Winchelsea Victoria 1856
Children: John (1857-1918), William (1858-60), William (1860-1951), Samuel (1861-1939), Phoebe Ann (1862-1927), James (1864-1922), Charles, Alice Martha (1866-1949), Alfred (1868-1946), Alexander (1868-69), Benjamin, George Bruce (1875-1948),
Mary Ann (1878-1948) and Ernest Oswald Free (1881-1964)

John Free
(1857-1918)

24 January 2020

William Free jnr
(1860-1951)

I. Life and times

II. Family and descendants

6 April 2020

Phoebe Ann Gilchrist
nee Free
(1862-1927)

7 February 2020

James Free
(1864-1922)

I. Life and times

II. Children and descendants

24 February 2019

Alice Martha McCallum
nee Free
(1866-1949)

I. Life and times

II. Children and descendants

2 March 2020

Alfred Free
(1868-1946)

25 January 2013

George Bruce Free
(1875-1948)

13 September 2017

Mary Ann Donnan
nee Free
(1878-1948)

18 March 2020

Ernest Oswald Free
(1881-1964)

I. Life and times

II. Children and descendants

3 September 2013

William and Eliza's fourth son Samuel Free (1861-1938) and
Frances ('Fanny') Johanna Shepherd (1864-1927)

Married: St Arnaud Victoria 1891
Children: Frances Alice (1892-1979), Samuel John (1893-1918), Albert Ernest (1894-1917), Ann Grace (1896-1983), Edward Charles (1896-1971), Clifford (1899-1937), Hilda Flavell (1900-90), Leslie (1902-68), Mary Jean and Donald Free (1908-23)

Samuel and Fanny
and family at Lalbert

5 November 2018

The Free family
during the First World War

Part 1: Joining the Colours
Part 2: To England
Part 3: France and Belgium
Part 4: After Passchendaele

27 January 2015

Their eldest daughter
Frances Alice Free
and
William Henry Hickmott
and family
Free family photos

In preparation

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Edward Shepherd (1814-87) and
Fanny Chaffe (1813-71)

Married: Buckfastleigh Devonshire 1834
Children: Mary (1834-91), Ann Maria (1836-1912), Edward (1839-1919), John (1842-1918), William (1835-1932) and
Robert Shepherd (1846-1932)

Rootsweb site for the
Shepherd and Chaffe and related families


25 February 2011

The
Shepherd and Chaffe
families of Devon
Edward and Fanny Shepherd
in Australia

20 July 2011

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

Mary Lee and Ann Maria Allen

5 January 2019

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

Edward Shepherd
(1839-1919)

Life and times

7 June 2012

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

Edward Shepherd
(1839-1919)

Children and descendants
Part 1

19 February 2019

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

Edward Shepherd
(1839-1919)

Children and descendants
Part 2

4 March 2019

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

Edward Shepherd
(1839-1919)

Children and descendants
Part 3

10 February 2019

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

John Shepherd
(1842-1918)

22 June 2020

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

William and Robert
Shepherd

1 March 2012

Edward and Fanny's
family and descendants

Robert Shepherd
(1846-1932)

31 March 2019

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Benjamin Langford Cheeseman (1828-c1856) and
Jane Hannah Bass (1826-1888)

Married: Dover Kent 1848
Children: Thomas George (1846-1908), Alfred John (1849-1922), Herbert William (1851-62), and Frances Mary Hannah Cheeseman (1852-1919)

Rootsweb site for the Cheeseman and Bass families

1 December 2012
(1292 entries)

Benjamin Cheeseman's
English roots

12 October 2012

Benjamin's grandparents,
Stephen Cheeseman
and Sarah Bejent
and their family and descendants

25 May 2011

Benjamin's aunt
Sarah Cheeseman and
his Lorden cousins
in Australia

23 June 2011

Benjamin's uncle
Stephen Cheeseman and
his family in
Canada and the US

5 May 2011

John Cheeseman
Benjamin's uncle who was
transported to NSW
in 1839

18 September 2019

Family and forbears of
Benjamin's wife
Jane Hannah Bass

11 July 2008

Life, times and family of
Benjamin Cheeseman and
Jane Bass in Australia

11 November 2019

Benjamin and Jane's daughter
Annie Lucas nee Cheeseman (1852-1919)
and family

7 August 2020

Benjamin and Jane's
son
Thomas George Cheeseman
(1846-1908)
and family

11 November 2019

Alfred John Cheeseman (1849-1922) and
Jane Elizabeth Wright (1849-1911) and their family in Australia

Married: Cargham Victoria 1870
Children: Herbert Benjamin (1871-1948), Sarah Jane (1872-1946), Christina Flora Mary (1874-9), John Thomas (1876-1950), Annie Agnes (1878-1944), Alice Amy (1880-1917), Alfred William (1881-1949), William Charles (1883-1951), Ada May (1885-1921), Ellen Frances (1887-1926), Emily Grace, Rosina Olive (1891-1969) and Ralph Edward Cheeseman (1895-1961)

Alfred John Cheeseman
Benjamin and Jane's second son

8 April 2017

Alfred's wife
Jane Elizabeth Wright
and her family

9 February 2016

Herbert Benjamin
Cheeseman

(1871-1948)

3 March 2017

Sarah Jane Haggis
(1872-1948)

20 April 2017

Annie Agnes Cowl
(1878-1944)

4 November 2018

Alice Amy Wills
(1880-1917)

Wills family photos

1 March 2017

Alfred William Cheeseman
(1881-1949)
Boer War veteran, Mallee farmer and my grandfather

Alfred and Alice and family photos

20 July 2013

William Charles
Cheeseman

(1883-1951)

William's WWI service
photos

10 April 2017

Ada May Allan
(1885-1921)

Photos

8 April 2017

Ellen Frances Blackie
(1887-1926)

8 April 2017

Rosina Olive Tulloch
(1891-1969)

Photos

2 April 2017


Ralph Edward Cheeseman

(1895-1961)

3 April 2017

Extracts from Winnie Cheeseman's memoirs

5 February 2016

Extracts from Laurie Cheeseman's memoirs

20 January 2016

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The Wrights and Bodgers in
England and Australia

Rootsweb site for the Wright and Bodger families

12 January 2015
(1019 entries)

The Wright family in
England

9 February 2016

The Bodger family
in England

10 February 2014

Photographs of Frederick Henry ('Fred') Bodger and family

22 April 2008

Family and descendants of
William Bodger
(1836-1916)
and
Elizabeth Ann Ainsworth (1841-1905)

24 January 2014

John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger) in Australia

I: Life and times

20 February 2021

John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger) in Australia

II: Children and descendants

24 January 2021

John Saunders Wright (1826-1888) and
Sarah Bodger (1828-1910) and family and descendants

Married: Grafham Huntingdonshire England
Children: Jane Elizabeth (1849-1911), Joseph Robert (1852-1927), James Henry (1854-1919), Sarah Ann (1856-1936), John Saunders (1858-1931), Charles Bodger (1860-1935), William Bodger (1862-1931), Amy Bridget (1864-1932), Walter Bodger (1866-1927), Frances Mary Bodger (1869- ) and Julia May Bodger Wright (1871-1948)

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Jane Elizabeth Cheeseman
(1849-1911)

15 June 2011

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Joseph Robert Wright
(1852-1927)

24 December 2021

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

James Henry Wright
(1854-1919)

20 December 2015

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Sarah Ann Emmett
(1856-1926)

15 December 2015

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

John Saunders Wright
(1858-1931)

11 January 2016

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Charles Bodger Wright
(1860-1935)

5 August 2018

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

William Bodger Wright
(1862-1921)

3 January 2016

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Amy Bridget Chibnall
(1864-1932)

26 November 2015

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Walter Bodger Wright
(1866-1927)

20 December 2015

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Mary Frances Bodger Dames
(1869-1954)

10 December 2015

Family of John and Sarah Wright (nee Bodger)

Julia May Bodger Krick
(1871-1948)

6 January 2016

The Kersleys in Engand and
Australia
Rootsweb site for the Kersley and Laurence families

10 March 2014
(740 entries)

The
Kersleys in England

25 July 2020

Kersleys in Australia

Thomas John Kersley
(1826-96)
and family

(16 December 2019)

Robert Kersley
(1834-1915)

I: Life and times

(23 August 2019)

II: Children and descendants

(23 June 2020)

Thomas John Kersley
Family Photos

Part I

Thomas John Kersley
Family Photos

Part II

10 January 2010

The family and descendants of
Thomas John Kersley (1826-1896) and
Bridget Buckley (1835-1903)

Married: Ballarat Victoria 1856
Children: William Henry (1857-1910), Emily (1859-86), Mary Jane (1861-1919), Thomas John (1863-1932), Lucy Ann (1868-1951), Cornelius (1868-1950), Alice (1869-88), Henry James Edward, James (1872-9) and Ellen Louise Kersley (1876-1931)

Mary Jane Laurence
nee Kersley (1861-1919)
My great grandmother

I. Life and times

1 March 2014

Mary Jane Laurence
nee Kersley (1861-1919)

II. Children and descendants

18 November 2019

Laurence Family

Photos

23 February 2014

Laurence Family Member Photos

William Laurence

Alexander Laurence

1 March 2014

Lucy Ann Burns
nee Kersley (1868-1951)

I. Life and times

15 January 2014

Lucy Ann Burns
nee Kersley (1868-1951)

II. Children and descendants

27 October 2018

Burns Family Photos

Part I

20 January 2014

Burns Family Photos

Part II

30 November 2009

Thomas John Kersley jnr
(1863-1932)

12 January 2020

Cornelius Kersley (1868-1950)

16 December 2019

Ellen Louisa Smith
nee Kersley (1876-1931)

14 January 2020

The family of Mary Jane Kersley (1861-1919) and
William Joseph Laurence (1855-1929)

Married: West Melbourne Victoria, 1884
Children: Florence May Beecher (1884-1915), Mary Jane Stirrat (1886-1956), Emily Clarke (1888-1954), Alice Maud Cheeseman (1889-1967), Catherine Barclay (1891-1979), William Laurence (1893-1957), Bridget Ellen Williams (1895-1949), Lucy Margaret Pearson (1898-1985), Alexander Charles Laurence (1900-76) and Robert Thomas Laurence (1906-62).

Florence May Beecher
nee Laurence (1884-1915)

May and Artie and family
photos

25 August 2019

Mary Jane Stirrat
later King nee Laurence (1886-1956)

18 November 2019

Emily Clarke
nee Laurence (1888-1954)

Emily and family
photos

19 November 2019

Alice Maud Cheeseman
nee Laurence (1899-1967)
My grandmother

Alice and Alfred and family
photos

20 July 2013

Lucy Margaret Pearson
nee Laurence (1898-1985)

25 November 2019

Catherine Barclay
nee Laurence (1891-1979)

2 December 2019

Bridget Ellen Williams
nee Laurence (1895-1949)

25 December 2019

Robert Thomas Laurence
(1906-62)

Robert and Lily and family
photos

29 December 2019

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