George JENNINGS 1838-1913
&
Jane COOK 1841-1924

Wiltshire and Kent, England ; Mount Gambier, South Australia ;
"Woodside Inn" Bahgallah, Casterton and Swan HILL, Victoria, Australia

George JENNINGS 1838-1913, b. Wiltshire, England, son of Thomas JENNINGS & Jane CROUCH and arrived with his family on the "Dominion" at Melbourne, Victoria in 1852. By 1853 the JENNINGS family had arrived at Mount Gambier, South Australia. In 1860 at Mount Gambier, South Australia he married Jane COOK 1841-1924, born Kent, England to William COOK & Rebecca WEEKS, who arrived with her family on the "Priam" at Portland, Victoria in 1852.

George and Jane JENNINGS had 15 children at Mount Gambier, South Australia and Casterton or Bahgallah, S-W Victoria 1861-'85.

George JENNINGS died at Swan HILL, Victoria in 1913 and was buried in the Swan Hill cemetery. His widow Jane JENNINGS died in 1913 at Swan Hill, Victoria and was buried in the Swan Hill cemetery.

George JENNINGS & Jane COOK had the following known family...

  1. Ann JENNINGS 1861-1943, b. Mount Gambier, SA, d. Hamilton, S-W Victoria; m. 1882 at "Woodside Inn" Bahgallah, near Casterton to Thomas Tremain WHITE (aka TREMAIN) 1856-1931, b. South Australia to Thomas TREMAIN (aka WHITE) and Ellen Maria BRENNAN; d. Branxholme, S-W Victoria. 11 children.
  2. Elizabeth Sarah "Eliza" JENNINGS 1863-1942, b. Mount Gambier, SA, d. Swan Hill, Victoria; m. 1882 to George Robert LACEY 1859-1945, b. South Australia to George Robert LACEY and Euphemia McQUEEN; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria. 8 children.
  3. William George JENNINGS 1864-11869, b. Mount Gambier, SA, d. Glenburnie, SA.
  4. James "Jim" JENNINGS 1866-1935, b. Mount Gambier, SA, d. Swan Hill, Victoria. Single.
  5. Janet JENNINGS 1867-...?..., b. Mount Gambier, SA, d. ...?...; enrolled in 1875 at Bahgallah state school, near Casterton, S-W Victoria.
  6. Jane Crouch JENNINGS 1868-1948, b. Mount Gambier, SA, d. Melbourne, Victoria; m. 1895 to Denis COLE 1869-1940, b. Daylesford, Victoria to George COLE and Mary McMAHON; d. Swan Hill, Victoria. 7 children.
  7. Emily JENNINGS 1870-1937, b. Bowtell's Creek (near Sandford), Victoria, d. Western Australia; m. 1891 "Woodside Inn" Bahgallah, Victoria to Albert James GREENHAM 1863-1937, b. Carapook, S-W Victoria to George GREENHAM and Margaret WHATMOUGH; d. Perth, Western Australia. 13 children.
  8. George William JENNINGS 1873-1949, b. Mount Gambier, South Australia, d. Swan Hill, Victoria; m.1 1897 to Sarah Hannah WICKHAM 1864-1903, b. Purnim, Victoria to Edward WICKHAM and Mary HUMPHRIES, d. Minyip, Victoria; m.2 to Eileen May WARNER ...?...
  9. Elizabeth JENNINGS 1874-...?..., b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. ...?...; enrolled in 1882 at Bahgallah state school, near Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1896 to Heinrich Wilhelm NIETFELD c.1869-1955, b. South Australia, d. Horsham, Victoria. 3 children.
  10. Rebecca Nelson JENNINGS 1876-1960, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria; m. 1905 to Ernest Victor TREVAN 1878-1952, b. Ararat, Victoria, to Richard TREVAN and Sarah JACKSON, d. Stawell, Victoria. 4(?) children.
  11. Thomas JENNINGS 1878-1923, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Swan Hill, Victoria; m. 1901 to Eva Gertrude LONG 1882-1953, b. Swan Hill, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria. 8(?) children.
  12. Charlotte JENNINGS 1880-...?..., b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. ...?...; m. 1902 to George Finlay Montgomery BOOTH 1876-..?.., b. Melbourne, Victoria, to Alexander Finlay MONTGOMERY and Helen ALEXANDER, d. ...?... 6 (?) children.
  13. Hannah JENNINGS 1881-1944, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Swan Hill, Victoria; m. 1902 to William Thomas WHITLA 1872-1932, b. Bendigo, Victoria, to William John WHITLA and Elizabeth Ann BRYAR, d. Swan Hill, Victoria. 7(?) children.
  14. Emma Alecia JENNINGS 1884-1969, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Swan Hill, Victoria; m. 1907 to Charles Lionel MOSER 1880-1963, b. Deniliquin, NSW, to Hermann MOSER and Elizabeth Ann WHITE, d. Swan Hill, Victoria. 5(?) children.
  15. Mary JENNINGS 1885-1959, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Rochester, Victoria; m. to George WHITE 1884-1957, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, to Thomas Tremain WHITE (aka TREMAIN) and Ann JENNINGS, d. Rochester, Victoria. 4(?) children.

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