George SEALEY 1829-1909
&
Mary GREENHAM 1834-1915

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

George SEALEY 1829-1909, b. Somersetshire, England, son of James SEALEY and Martha HAROLD was married in 1853 in London, England to Mary GREENHAM 1834-1915, b. Somersetshire, England 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 at Casterton in 1915. They are both buried in the Casterton New Cemetery.

George SEALEY & Mary GREENHAM had the following known family:

  1. Martha SEALEY 1854-1933, b. Melbourne, Victoria, d. Penhurst, Victoria; m. 1876 to Charles ADAMS 1842-1921, b. Adelaide, Colony of South Australia to Robert ADAMS and Mary Ann O'CONNELL; d. Penshurst, Victoria.
  2. Edward George SEALEY1856-1857, b. and d. 1857, Casterton, S-W Victoria.
  3. William Edward SEALEY 1857-1936, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. 1936, Corndale, near Casterton, Victoria; m. 1886 to Mary Ann BEST 1859-1936, b. Hamilton, Victoria to Henry BEST and Virtue WILLIAMS; d. Casterton, Victoria; and they had the following children...
    1. William Edward Howard SEALEY b. 1887, Casterton, Victoria, d. 1957, m. Flora Agnes Ellis McDONALD 1881-1960.
    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 1859-1937, b. "Nangeela" (near Casterton), Victoria, d. Hamilton, Victoria; m. 1884 to Mary Ann COX 1865-1956, b. Casterton, Victoria to Robert COX and Ellen TOMKINS; 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 1861-1934, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Casterton, Victoria, m. 1882 to John William BLACK 1844-1914, b. Corio Bay, near Geelong, Victoria to Walter BLACK and Sarah WHYTE; d. Casterton, Victoria. Louisa BLACK signed the Women's Suffrage Petition at Casterton in 1891. John & Louisa BLACK had 11 children at Casterton, Victoria 1883-1905.
  6. Susan SEALEY 1863-1943, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Casterton, Victoria, m. 1897 to William Thomas BAXTER 1861-1939, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Casterton, Victoria; and they had 5 children at Casterton 1898-1910.
  7. Samuel James SEALEY 1865-1942, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria; m. 1889 to Fanny Salome MAPLE 1868-1942, b. South Australia to Stephen MAPLE and Frances PEARCE; d. Melbourne, Victoria; 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 1867-..?.., b. Casterton, Victoria, d. ..?..; m. 1886, NSW to Margaret LAWRENCE c.1865-1924; b. ..?.., d. Sydney, NSW 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 "Fred" SEALEY 1869-1947, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria; m. Flora Teresa SULLIVAN c.1863-1935, b. Creswick, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria 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 1872-1951, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Portland, Victoria; m. 1901 to Arthur Hugh HUGHES 1855-1939, b. Portland, Victoria, to Edward Francis HUGHES and Ann Bray SHAW; d. Portland, Victoria.
  11. Herbert Albert SEALEY 1875-1900, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Bloemfontein, Orange Free State, South Africa [Boer War, South Africa (Pte 1488 Victorian Mounted Rifles].
  12. Ernest John SEALEY 1878-1935, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Casterton, Victoria; m. 1905 to Anne Harriet HILL 1882-1963, b. Casterton, Victoria to James HILL and Louisa "Jane" HOOK; d. Casterton, Victoria, and they had the following family...
    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 1879-1960, b. Casterton, Victoria, d. Mount Gambier, South Australia; m. 1904 to Amy Violet May FOX 1882-1960, b. Natimuk, Victoria; d. Mount Gambier, South Australia, and they had the following family...
    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, ....

Links to Pioneer Names at...

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Merino & Henty : Sandford : Strathdownie : Wando Vale


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