"Old BURGESS Photographs" Digby, Victoria

Who Are They?

Can you assist with the identification of any people in these old photographs from Digby in south-western Victoria, Australia.

The photographs have a connection with the BURGESS family of Digby and are probably of significant early members of this family.

Link to.. BURGESS Family Tree summary.

Link to photo of.. Nathaniel & Annie BURGESS family.

Link to photo of.. Thomas BURGESS & Sawmill

Photo 1

Old Lady, round face, bonnet
Source: Burgess photos from "Leyton", Digby - c1880

Photo 2

Old Lady, angular face, bonnet
Source: Burgess photos from "Leyton", Digby [c1880]

Photo 3

Mature Lady, round face, white bonnet
Source: Burgess photos from "Leyton", Digby [c1880]

Photo 4

Mature Male, beard
Source: Burgess photos from "Leyton", Digby [c1880]

Photo 5

Mature Male, beard
Source: Burgess photos from "Leyton", Digby [c1880]

Photo 6

Mature Male, beard
Source: Burgess photos from "Leyton", Digby [c1880]
Possible identification : John SMITH 1847-1886, of Mumbannar, son of George SMITH & Bridget SEXTON, brother-in-law of Lydia Jane BURGESS 1851-1911

Photo 7

Formal group of 6, possibly 6 of the 8 children of Thomas Burgess & Jessie Brunton [c1900].
Source: Photo collection of Rachel Annie Burgess, wife of Thomas Povey.

Photo 8

Group of 6 males , ca 20-25yrs.
Source: framed photo on the wall of Jimmy Burgess's house "Leyton" in Digby.

Photo 9

Old Lady, angular face, is it Anne BURGESS (nee SPRIGGS)?
Source: Vern McCallum photos

Please email Daryl with any information, comments, observations, theories or additional information on the content of these photographs.

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