Eli PICKERT 1861-1952 and Sarah Ann ORR 1863-1934
Portland, Vic & "Merino Downs", Victoria, Australia
Eli PICKETT b. 1861 Portland, Victoria, son of James PICKETT / PIGGOTT and Lydia SAVILLE from Essex, England. He was married in 1888 at ___, Victoria to Sarah Ann ORR, b. 1863, South Australia, daughter of Neil ORR & Catherine McLEAN.
Eli PICKETT and Sarah Ann ORR had the following known family at 'Merino Downs'....
- Neil James Thomas PICKETT, b.1889, 'Merino Downs', Vic, d. 1960
Catherine Queenie Elizabeth PICKETT, b.1891, 'Merino Downs', Vic, m. James Herbert 'Bert' CLARKE
Marjorie Eliza PICKETT, b.1893, 'Merino Downs', Vic, d. 1980, m. Ewen Charles URQUHART 1897-1968
Sarah Ann PICKETT, b.1895, 'Merino Downs', Vic, .............?
Eli John 'Jack' PICKETT, b.1897, 'Merino Downs', Vic, d. 1962, m. Amy Florence ROWE 1899-1963
Lydia May PICKETT, b.1899, 'Merino Downs', Vic, d. 1919
Irene Mary PICKETT, b.1903, 'Merino Downs', Vic, d. 1985, m. Walter Charles Gordon MAW 1915-
Ada Margaret PICKETT, b.1905, 'Merino Downs', Vic, d. ___, m. Leslie Gordon THOMAS 1902-
- enlisted WW1, 11 Jul 1915, Melbourne
- served as Dvr 1360A, 9th Light Horse Regiment, AIF
- RTA 27 Apr 1919
- Named on Casterton Town Hall Honour Roll
- Named on Merino War Memorial