James Bennett DUNTON 1855-1923
Mary McDONALD 1855-1945

Bootmaker (1882) Casterton, S-W Victoria, Australia

James Bennet DUNTON b. 1855, Redruth (Wannon), Victoria, son of William DUNTON & Elizabeth EDWARDS was married in Victoria in 1877 to Mary McDONALD, b. 1855, Casterton, Victoria daughter of George McDONALD and Esther COSGROVE.

James DUNTON appears to be the James DUNTON, bootmaker in the 1882 Commercial Sector Plan of Henty Street, Casterton.

James DUNTON died in Malvern, Victoria in 1923 and his wife Mary died in Malvern in 1945.

James DUNTON & Mary McDONALD had the following known family:

  1. Annie Elizabeth Esther DUNTON b. 1879, Casterton, Vic, m. Joseph Whittington LEE
  2. Elsie Sarah Milfred DUNTON b. 1881, Casterton, Vic, m. Robert Wilmot THOMSON
  3. Mabel Adeline Maud DUNTON b. 1884, Casterton, Vic, ?
  4. Arthur William George DUNTON b. 1886, Casterton, Vic, ?
  5. Albert James DUNTON b. 1888, Casterton, Vic,
    • WW1 1st AIF Pte 2649, 49th Battalion
    • enlisted 23-07-1915, Brisbane, QLD
    • RTA 15-04-1919

Looking for any additional information or clarification on the structure and location of this DUNTON family.

Daryl Povey

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