Robert HICKLETON c1805-1884 & Susan CURRY c1808-1906

England & Digby, S-W Victoria, Australia

Robert HICKLETON, b. 1805, son of William and Mary HICKLETON and his wife Susan CURRY were early settlers in south west Victoria.

Robert HICKLETON & Susan CURRY had two known children:

  1. William HICKLETON b. 1837 Cambridge, England, m. Sarah MaKAY in 1859 at Portland
  2. Robert HICKLETON b. 1846 Suffolk, England, m. Madelaine LOOKER



William HICKLETON 1837-1900 & Sarah McKAY / MAKEY 1838-1923

William HICKLETON, b. 1837 Cambridge, England, son of Robert HICKLETON and Susan CURRY married in 1859 to Sarah McKAY, b. 1838 Co Monaghan, Ireland, daughter of Edward McKAY and Catherine LEE at Portland. William was a concrete worker who lived on a 50 acre block 3 miles west of Digby where he was renowned as a Gardener and they had the following children:

  1. Anna Maria HICKLETON b. 1860 Portland, m. Joseph Haywood BIGGIN;
  2. Robert Joseph HICKLETON b. 1862 Portland, m. Annie McDERMOTT;
    1. Joseph Stanley HICKLETON b. 1890, Hotspur, Vic, d. 1890;
    2. Annie Maria HICKLETON b. 1891, Goroke, Vic, d. 1897;
    3. Sarah Eveline HICKLETON b. 1897, Branxholme, Vic, m. Thomas KEDDIE;
    4. Robert Stanley HICKLETON b. 1899, Branxholme, Vic, m. Eliza Ellen HARMAN;
  3. Charlotte Agnes HICKLETON b. 1864 Portland, m. Henry HICKEY;
  4. William Edward HICKLETON b. 1866 Portland;
  5. Mary Elizabeth HICKLETON b. 1871 Digby, m. Peter James CRAWLEY;



Robert HICKLETON 1846-1932 & Madelaine LOOKER 1846-1936

Robert HICKLETON, b. 1846 Suffolk, England, son of Robert HICKLETON and Susan CURRY married in 1868 to Madelaine LOOKER, b. 1847, Cambridge, daughter of David LOOKER and Mary Ann NEWMAN and they had the following children:

  1. William Henry HICKLETON b. ca 1869, Portland, m. Mary Jane DARCY;
  2. Annie HICKLETON b. 1872 Portland;
  3. Primrose Beatrice HICKLETON b. 1876 Portland, m. Eugene SHEEHAN;
  4. George Leonard HICKLETON b. 1880 Belfast, m. Mary Ann TRELOAR;
  5. Herbert Ernest HICKLETON b. 1885 Belfast;
  6. Amy Florence HICKLETON b. 1885 m. Robert LEISHMAN;




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