George SEALEY 1829-1909
&
Mary GREENHAM 1834-1915

Somersetshire, England ; Melbourne, Victoria & Casterton, S-=W Victoria, Australia

George SEALEY b. 1829, Somersetshire, England, son of James SEALEY and Martha HAROLD was married in 1853 in London, England to Mary GREENHAM, b. 1834, Somersetshire, daughter of Charles GREENHAM and Elizabeth HOCKEY.

George & Mary SEALEY arrived at Melbourne on the "Ocean Chief" in 1854 and a daughter Martha SEALEY was born there in 1854.

By 1856 George & Mary SEALEY had moved to Casterton in south-western Victoria where 12 more children were born from 1856 to 1879. George SEALEY died at Corndale, north of Casterton in 1909 and his wife Mary died in 1915. They are both buried in the Casterton New Cemetery.

George SEALEY & Mary GREENHAM had the following known family:

  1. Martha SEALEY b. 1854, Melbourne, Victoria, d. 1933, Penhurst, Vic m. Charles ADAMS 1843-1921.
  2. Edward George SEALEY b. 1856, d. 1857, Casterton, Victoria.
  3. William Edward SEALEY b. 1857, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1936, Corndale, Vic, m. Mary Ann BEST 1859-1936 and they had the following children...
    1. William Edward Howard SEALEY b. 1887, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1957, m. Flora Agnes Elli McDONALD.
    2. Charles Gordon SEALEY b. 1889, Corndale, Victoria, d. 1912, m. Mary Sarah Jenkins VICKERY.
    3. Joyce Ann SEALEY b. 1890, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1920, m. Albert Joseph Vivian TIBBLES.
    4. Virtue Mary Jane SEALEY b. 1892, Casterton, Victoria, d, 1980, m. Donald Alexander LEY.
    5. Ethel Maud SEALEY b. 1894, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1960, Penshurst, Victoria.
    6. George Henry SEALEY b. 1896, Corndale, Victoria, d. 1916, Pozieres, France (WW1).
      Named on the Corndale S.S. Honour Roll
    7. Sarah SEALEY b. 1898, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1975, m. Harry Cornelius FOSTER.
    8. Annie Maria May SEALEY b. 1900, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1975, m. Robert Russell MILLER.

  4. Alfred George SEALEY b. 1859, "Nangeela" (nr Casterton), Victoria, d. 1937, Hamilton, Vic, m. Mary Ann COX 1865-1956 and they had the following family...
    1. Alfred George SEALEY b. 1885, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1972, m. Margaret Elsie Selina CAMERON 1888-1961.
    2. Robert Albert "Bert" SEALEY b. 1887, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1970, m. Ethel Elizabeth O'DONOGHUE.
    3. Henry James SEALEY b. 1889, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1926.
    4. Charles Harold SEALEY b. 1891, Casterton, Victoria, d, 1949, m. Catherine Florence McCANN.
    5. Elsie Florence SEALEY b. 1893, Melbourne, Victoria, d. 1943, Caramut, Victoria, m. Edward John MURTAGH.
    6. Bessie May SEALEY b. 1895, Casterton, Victoria, d. ___, m. Thomas Preston STEELE.
    7. Ina Ellen SEALEY b. 1898, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1968, m. John Wiseman HORNIBROOK.
    8. Daisy Maud SEALEY b. 1901, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1929, m. William Reginald HORNIBROOK.
    9. Herbert John SEALEY b. 1903, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1983, m. Beatrice Edith FERGUSON.
    10. Ethel Mary SEALEY b. 1906, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1968, m. Charles McCABE.
    11. Alma Mabel SEALEY b. 1909, d. 1909, Casterton, Victoria.

  5. Louisa SEALEY b. 1861, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1934, Casterton, Vic, m. John William BLACK 1845-1914. Louisa BLACK signed the Women's Suffrage Petition at Casterton in 1891. John & Louisa BLACK had 11 children at Casterton 1883-1905.
  6. Susan SEALEY b. 1863, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1943, Casterton, Vic, m. William Thomas BAXTER 1861-1939 and they had 5 children at Casterton 1898-1910.
  7. Samuel James SEALEY b. 1865, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1947, Melbourne, Vic, m. Fanny Salome MAPLE 1868-1942 and they had the following known children...
    1. Ralph Kuse SEALEY b. 1890, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1950, m. Christine Elizabeth Fedore SUTER.
    2. Eleanor Pearce Salome SEALEY b. 1892, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1964, m. Ernest John TRICKEY.
    3. Ivy SEALEY b. 1894, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1979, m. Clarence Hugh THOMPSON.
    4. Olive Florence SEALEY b. 1899, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1966, m. Leslie Baden Powell SHERIDAN.
    5. Albert George SEALEY b. 1905, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1982, m. Mary Elizabeth MABBITT.
    6. Harold James SEALEY b. 1907, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1929, m. Margaret Christina "Madge" TIPLADY.
    7. Arthur Alexander SEALEY b. 1910, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1986, m. Annie Gladys RICE.

  8. Henry "Harry" Dart SEALEY b. 1867, Casterton, Victoria, d. ___?, m. Margaret LAWRENCE abt1865-1924 and they appear to have had the following children...
    1. Digby Heathcote SEALEY b. 1888, Prahran, Victoria, d. 1889, Geelong, Vic.
    2. Florence Celia SEALEY b. 1890, Geelong, Victoria, d. 1961, m. David Melville McPHERSON.
    3. Rose SEALEY b. 1891, Geelong, Victoria, d. 1919, Sydney, NSW, m. Rashleigh H CLEARY.
    4. Ivy Lilian SEALEY b. 1893, d. 1893, Geelong, Victoria.
    5. Esme Victoria SEALEY b. 1895, Geelong, Victoria, d. 1964, NSW, m. Walter Claude BROWNLOW.
    6. Harry SEALEY b. 1897, Geelong, Victoria, d. ....
    7. Harold SEALEY b. 1900, d. 1900, Waterloo, NSW.

  9. Frederick SEALEY b. 1869, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1947, Melbourne, Vic, m. Flora Teresa SULLIVAN 1861/4-1935 and had the following children... [Thanks to Mike Wilson for this update]
    1. Annie SEALEY b. 1896, Perth, WA, d. 1973, Melbourne, Vic., m. Arthur John WILLIAMSON (2 ch'n)
    2. William Vospur Carrum SEALEY b. 1900, Carrum, Victoria, d. 1964, Wangaratta, Vic., m Eileen Mary Ann ADAMS 1896-1970 (5 ch'n)).
    3. Dellorous SEALEY b. 1902, Dandenong, Victoria, d. 1974, Rosebud, Vic., m. Walter James HENRY ~1898-1985.
    4. Honor SEALEY b. 1903, Carrum, Victoria, d. ___?, m. Arthur William "Mick" MUIR 1892-1941.

  10. Annie Maria SEALEY b. 1872, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1951, Portland, Vic, m. Arthur Hugh HUGHES 1855-1939.
  11. Herbert Albert SEALEY b. 1875, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1900 Boer War, South Africa (Pte 1488 Victorian Mounted Rifles, Boer War).
  12. Ernest John SEALEY b. 1878, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1935, Casterton, Victoria, m. Anne Harriet HILL 1882-1963.
    1. Athol Raymond SEALEY b. 1906, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1997, m. Isabella Margaret SCARBOROUGH 1904-1980
    2. Leslie Raymond SEALEY b. 1908, Casterton, Victoria, m. Thelma Charlotte ___.
    3. Clive Laurence SEALEY b. 1910, Casterton, Victoria, m. Annie KILPATRICK.
    4. Jack Lyndon SEALEY b. 1918, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1985, m. Vera May MABBITT.
    5. Thelma Gerte SEALEY b. 1917, Casterton, Victoria, .....

  13. Clarence Henry SEALEY b. 1879, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1960, Mount Gambier, South Australia, m. Amy Violet May FOX 1882-1960.
    1. Sylvia Eva Pearl SEALEY b. 1906, Casterton, Victoria, m. Reginald Celestine MELDRUM.
    2. Ronald Clarence SEALEY b. 1909, d. 1910, Casterton, Victoria.
    3. Lancelott Hurtle SEALEY b. 1911, Casterton, Victoria, m. Lola Daphne Bessie McPHERSON.
    4. Cecil Clarence SEALEY b. 1917, Casterton, Victoria, ....


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