Thomas WILLIAMS 1833-1908
&
Sarah BOYCE 1836-1908

London, England ; Portland, Digby, Hotspur & Hamilton, S-W Victoria, Australia

Thomas WILLIAMS 1833-1908, b. London, England, son of Joseph WILLIAMS and Ann SLOWBOHN, married in 1856 at Portland, S-W Victoria to Sarah BOYCE 1836-1906, b. Somersetshire, England, daughter of Richard BOYCE and Mary HARMAN.

Thomas WILLIAMS and Sarah BOYCE had emigrated from England on the "Balnageith" in 1855 and arrived at Portland, S-W Victoria.

Thomas WILLIAMS was a Carpenter & Builder at Digby, S-W Victoria in 1859 where one child was born.

They had children at Portland, Digby and Hamilton, S-W Victoria from 1856-1876.

Thomas & Sarah WILLIAMS both died at Hamilton in 1908 and are buried in the Hamilton Cemetery.

Thomas WILLIAMS & Sarah BOYCE had the following known family:

  1. Thomas WILLIAMS 1857-1857 b. & d. Portland, S-W Victoria;
  2. Henry Joseph WILLIAMS 1859-1913, b. Digby, S-W Victoria, d. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, m. 1883, Amelia Tucker YEOMAN 1861-1917, [children at Hamilton];
  3. Thomas Edward WILLIAMS 1862-1935, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Adelaide, South Australia, m. Anne HOUNSLOW 1863-1953 b. & d. Adelaide, SA [chn at Coleraine & Hamilton, Ann signed the 1891 Women's Suffrage Petition at Coleraine];
  4. Francis "Frank" Henry WILLIAMS 1864-...?..., b. Hamilton, S-W Vic (went to South Africa), m. Isabella McDONALD 1868-...?..., b. Coleraine, S-W Victoria [chn at Hamilton and Melbourne 1892-1911];
  5. Alfred WILLIAMS 1866-1908, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria;
  6. Catherine "Kate" WILLIAMS 1868-1909, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria, m. George Henry CUNNINGTON c. 1857-1925, b. Sandhurst, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria [1908 in Western Australia];
  7. Florence WILLIAMS 1870-1946, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Perth, WA, m. George Henry RADLEY 1872-1952, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Perth WA. [went to Western Australia];
  8. Herbert Augustine WILLIAMS 1872-1950, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria, m. Amelia Ruth DREYER 1874-1953, b. Branxholme, S-W Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria;
  9. Mabel Sloburn WILLIAMS 1875-1916, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Perth, WA, m. Francis LAWRANCE, b. England, d. ...?... [chn at Ballarat, Melbourne and Bendigo, went to Western Australia and ....?...];
  10. Alice Victoria WILLIAMS 1876-1907, b. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, d. Hamilton, S-W Victoria, m. James YEOMAN 1876-1956, b, Narrawong, S-W Victoria, d. Portland, S-W Victoria [chn at Hamilton].

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