'Gleanings 1' & 'Gleanings 2'
by Doris Milward

Doris Milward has compiled two important books "Gleanings" and "Gleanings 2" with articles on the history of Casterton, the surrounding area and many family groups. The Books were available from the Casterton Visitor Centre, not sure if they are still available.

Gleanings 1 : Contents
  • Casterton - its Beginnings
  • Railway
  • The Victorian Gazette, 1865
  • Butter factory
  • Casterton Electic Supply
  • Glenelg River
  • Casterton Pipe Bands
  • Gladys May Baldwin, 1900-1993
  • Casterton, as I knew it
  • The Bryans of Casterton
  • The Camerons of "Rothbury"
  • Dugald Campbell, 1830-1909
  • The Chaffeys
  • William Cochrane
  • William Anson Cross
  • The Dalgleish Family
  • The Dancocks Story
  • Mary Elizabeth Foster (Maisie)
  • John August and Mary Ellen Gunther
  • The Humphries' Tragic Day
  • History of the Kent Family in Casterton
  • Kims - Chinese Ancestry
  • The Livock Family
  • The McCombes
  • William McEachern
  • The Osborne's life in Casterton
  • John Saunders Wylde Peachey
  • The Pedens
  • The Pentlands
  • Jack Picket
  • John Richardson (1820-1910)
  • Donald & Margaret Ross Family
  • Henry Smith 1822-1857
  • George Smith & Mary Gill Family 1853-1984
  • The Spurrell Family
  • John Craig Stewart 1833-1894
  • Bertram Adolphus Tucker
  • James Henry White 1829-1889

Gleanings 2 : Contents
  • Anglican Church
  • Methodist Church
  • Presbyterian Church
  • Roman Catholic Church
  • Salvation Army
  • Uniting Church
  • Girl Guides
  • The Story of Fleur de Lys, by Sandy Stewart
  • Casterton Athletic Club
  • Casterton Cycling Club
  • Racing Club
  • The demise of the Casterton Theatre
  • Bridges over the Glenelg
  • Mr. F. W. Abbott, solicitor
  • Obituary of Mrs Abbott
  • Penelope Annett
  • The Bawden Family
  • The Beddell Family
  • Frederick William Bilston
  • The Coxon Family
  • The Gazzard Family
  • The Family of Herbert and Emma Gill
  • Descendants of Richard Gill
  • John Francis Gorman
  • The Guiliano Family, of "The Henty Cafe" Casterton 1938-1946
  • Hee Ben, Chinese Market Gardiner
  • The Hunter Story
  • Isiah Jarrad
  • Hilda Maude Oliver (Lade), dedicated Teacher
  • Charlie May, Motor Cycle Racing Champion
  • Tales of my life when I was growing up, by Betty McGinty
  • History of the McIntyre Family
  • Robert Charles Miller (1837-1932)
  • The Millikans of Casterton
  • Mr Joseph Murrell
  • The Nealls of Lake Mundi
  • Elizabeth Peachey
  • The Peskett Family, 1826-1995
  • William and Annie Laura Sharam
  • Edgard (Hec) Slater, Postal Officer
  • The Thomas Family from Corndale
  • The family of Frank and May Underwood
  • Fred Wilson, better known as Mulga Fred (1874-1948)