William WILLIAMSON c.1820-1902
Alice Alicia SUTTON 1833-1901
Scotland; VDL (Tasmania); Portland, "Muntham" Station, Coleraine & Natimuk, S-W Victoria, Australia
William WILLIAMSON, b. ~1820, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, son of William WILLIAMSON and Isabelle LESLIE was married in 1852 to Alice Alicia SUTTON, b. 1833 Co Wicklow, Ireland, daughter of Henry SUTTON and Mary HARRIS.
William WILLIAMSON was a convict in Van Diemens Land from 1836 and travelled across to Portland Bay about 1843.
Alice SUTTON's sister, Ellen SUTTON (1840-1917) married William John SMITH and was also at "Muntham" Station in the 1860s.
Most of the children were born at "Muntham" Station or nearby Coleraine in south-west Victoria. The family later moved north to the Horsham & Natimuk area.
Alice WILLIAMSON died in the Horsham area in 1901 and her husband William died at Natimuk in 1902.
William WILLIAMSON and Alice Alicia SUTTON had the following family:
- Henry William WILLIAMSON b. 1854, Portland, Vic, d. 1921, Horsham, Vic.
- Isabella WILLIAMSON b. 1857, Portland, Vic, d. 1919, Hamilton, Vic, m. Malcolm McFARLANE (1851-1898)
- Mary Elizabeth WILLIAMSON b. 1858, Hamilton, Vic, m. .............?
- Ellen WILLIAMSON b. 1860, "Muntham" Station, Vic, d. 1933, Horsham, Vic. m. John GLOVER (~1854-1933)
- Emily Amelia WILLIAMSON b. 1861, "Muntham" Station, Vic, d. 1877
- Catherine WILLIAMSON b. 1865, "Muntham" Station, Vic, m. .............?
- Jessie Maria WILLIAMSON b. 1866, "Muntham" Station, Vic, d. 1927, Melbourne, Vic, m. George POCKNEE (~1862-1939)
- Robert Alexander Gillespie WILLIAMSON b. 1868, Coleraine, Vic, d. 1943, Melbourne, Vic, m. Lillian Rosina McPHEE (1880-1951).
- Francis Sutton WILLIAMSON b. 1871, Coleraine, Vic, d. 1896 Beulah, Vic, m. Rose Susan Ann SMITH (1872- ?)
- Isaac William Harris WILLIAMSON b. 1873, Coleraine, Vic, d. 1956, Melbourne, Vic, m. Matilda NEWELL (1870-~1912)
- Elizabeth Julia WILLIAMSON b. 1875, Coleraine, Vic, d. 1962, Horsham, Vic.
- May Leslie WILLIAMSON b. 1876, Coleraine, Vic, d. 1949, Horsham, Vic.