Henry SMITH 1822-1857
&
Mary Ann "Sarah" LIVOCK 1824-1920

Norfolk, England ; Portland & Casterton, S-W Victoria, Australia

Henry SMITH 1822-1857, b. Hethel, Norfolkshire, England to William SMITH and Elizabeth RICHES; married in 1844 at Hethel, Norfolkshire, England to Mary Ann "Sarah" LIVOCK 1824-1920, b. Norfolkshire, England John LIVOCK and Mary LEIGHT.

Henry and Sarah SMITH had three children in Norfolkshire, England before the family of five emigrated on the ship "Marmion" from England to Portland, S-W Victoria, where they arrived in December 1852. The "Marmion" Disposal List showed that Henry SMITH was engaged in December 1852 for 12 months...Henry SMITH; Ag Labourer; aged 31y; b. Norfolk, England; engaged by Wm VINES [sic Richard VINE], Steep Creek [sic "Woodburn" station, Steep Bank Creek]; 15 Dec 1852; Wages of 45 for 12 months with rations. [NOTE : the changes in brackets result from the obituary of Henry SMITH's son, George SMITH 1853-1917 which states that he was born at "Woodburn" Station, near Deep Creek in the Chetwynd district]

Henry SMITH, carrier , aged 35y, died at Casterton in 1857, and was buried in the Casterton Old Cemetery. His widow Mary Ann "Sarah" SMITH (nee LIVOCK) remarried in 1859 to William CAFFREY c.1830-1910, butcher and farmer; b. Co Donegal, Ireland; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 3 children; signed the 1891 Womens' Suffrage Petition at Casterton, S-W Victoria.

Henry SMITH and Mary Ann "Sarah" LIVOCK had the following known family...

  1. Emma SMITH c.1845-1925, b. Hethel, Norfolkshire, England, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1870 to Alexander "Sandy" McBEAN 1842-1917, b. Scotland to William McBEAN and Ann ROBERTSON; Blacksmith of Sandford, Carapook, Edenhope, Casterton and Harrow; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria. 11 children... more information
  2. Hannah SMITH c.1847-1877, b. Norfolkshire, England, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1868 to John CAWKER c.1844-1876, b. Devonshire, England to John CAWKER and Elizabeth WARD; Coachowner of Portland, Inn-keepr of Merino; d. Merino, S-W Victoria. 3 children... more information
  3. Eliza SMITH 1849-1939, b. Norfolkshire, England, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1870 to James Hickey KILLEEN 1848-1872, b. Co Clare, Ireland to Patrick KILLEEN and Mary HICKEY; Bootmaker of Sandford and Casterton; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria. 1 child... more information
  4. George SMITH 1853-1917, b. "Woodburn" Station, Steep Bank Creek (Casterton-Chetwynd), S-W Victoria; Butcher of Casterton; d. Melbourne, Victoria; m. 1874 to Mary GILL 1856-1943, b. Portland, S-W Victoria to John GILL and Grace PEARCE; d. Melbourne, Victoria. 9 children...
    1. Henry SMITH 1876-1910, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria.
    2. John SMITH 1878-1950, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Hamilton, S-W Victoria; m. 1914 to Eliza "Elsie" RIGNEY 1893-1967, b. Ardno (West Strathdownie), Victoria to Edward RIGNEY and Jane ANDERSON; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 9 children...
    3. Hannah SMITH 1880-1952, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1904 to John BLAIR 1860-1941, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria to Thomas BLAIR and Scotia MENZIES; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 7 children...
    4. Mary Ann SMITH 1881-1984, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1907 to John Alexander "Jack" CAMPBELL 1882-1935, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria to Donald Malcolm CAMPBELL and Arabella Laura RICHARDSON; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 4 children...
    5. Margaret Maria "Maggie" SMITH 1882-1960, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Kyneton, Victoria; m. 1906 to John Charles RICHARDSON 1880-1956, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria to John Thomas RICHARDSON and Mary BONNER; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 7 children...
    6. George SMITH 1884-1967, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1912 to Martha MILLARD 1885-1975, b. Bahgallah, S-W Victoria to Vincent MILLARD and Elizabeth Ann Frances BURNS; d. Hamilton, S-W Victoria; 6 children...
    7. Grace "Gracie" SMITH 1886-1970, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Ballarat, Victoria; m. 1909 to John William DIWELL 1885-1964, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria to William DIWELL and Frances "Fanny" WEBB; d. Jeparit, Victoria; 6 children...
    8. William "Brownie" SMITH 1888-1967, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1912 to Daisy Isabel KING 1894-1970, b. Lake Bolac, Victoria to Nicholas KING and Mary Jane PATTERSON; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 12 children...
    9. Elsie Eliza SMITH 1890-1984, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria, d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1914 to Wilfred Lockart HOWLETT 1889-1969, b. Dergholm, S-W Victoria to Hezekiah HOWLETT and Margaret Leishman "Maggie" SHAW; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; 3 children...
  5. Maria SMITH 1855-1883, b. Casterton, S-W Victoria; d. Casterton, S-W Victoria; m. 1875 to William McJANNET 1850-1925, b. Scotland to William McJANNET and Agnes ECCLES; d. Warracknabeal, Victoria. 3 children...

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