|About My Norton , Robeson , Wakelin , Keech , Koster Family
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My Family Heritage
I hope you enjoy my website of my Family History ,I started traceing our family history in late 2002 , I aim to find out
about our Ancestors and where they arrived from and what ships they arrived on and to which country they finally rested at , at around the years 1930 + , I do not post information about Liveing persons for security reasons
Daniel Norton married Sophia Sandwell in 1804 St Peters Thanet Kent , there son John Norton born 1801 Thanet Kent married Frances Mary Moore in 1834 St Peters Thanent Kent
John Norton and Frances Norton (nee) Moore left for Australia which was paid for by the St Peters Parish Thanet for John , wife and 10 children to emmigrate , they left Isle of Thanet Kent , departed from London 3 rd December 1848 on board the ship the John Mitchell , which arrived in South Australia 21 st April 1849 ,they left England with 10 children , 7 children arrived in South Australia , 3 children died en route to South Australia , and 1 child born enroute to South Australia
there son Charles Norton born 1842 Kent , married Fanny Keech 1871 Aldinga South Australia , Fanny's parents Solomon Keech and Harriet Chaffin
Joseph Keech b 1800 Bridport Doset married Frances Hawkey in 1817 , there son Solomon Keech was born 1825 Bridport, Dorset , England , Solomon married Harriet Chaffin 1847 Allington Dorset
Solomon and Harriet Keech (nee Chaffin) and 2 children - William and Ellen arrived from London to South Australia in 1848 on board the Princess Royall
Charles and Fanny's son , Hurtle Norton born 1878 , married Hilda Charlotte Koster in 1904 Port Pirie
Hilda Charlotte Koster is the daughter of Charles Henry Koster and Louisa Koster (nee) Killian
Carl Heinrich Koster / Charles Henry Koster born 1839 Hamburg Germany ,Charles arrived from Hamburg with his parents in 1849 on board the Australia
Richard P Robeson born 1826 United States around New Brunswick area married Elizabeth Tate Barrett , Richard was a Mariner of the seas, and in 1865 was Captain Robeson
Richard Harry Albert Robeson was born in Harwick England in 1873 , Richard also worked as crew on many ships , and travelled to many countries , Richard's final journey from London to Australia was to Sydney in 1899 on board the ship Australasian, his brother Charles William Robeson b 1881 Middlesex England also was a Mariner and had a long shipping career
Henry Wakelin born 1823 Saltfleet married Adelaide Meanwell in 1852 Tetford Parish Tetford , there daughter
Maria Theresa Wakelin was born Tetford , Lincoln , England in 1868 , Marie arrived in Australia on the ship the Dacca in 1887 into Brisbane ,aged 19 years old , as a cabin passenger . I believe Maria and Richard met in Queensland
Richard Robeson and Maria Robeson's daughter Thelma Robeson born 1909 , married Jack Norton b 1906 to parents Hurtle Norton and Hilda Charlotte Norton
I am the grandaughter of Jack and Thelma Norton
Many Thanks to Alice , Sue ,Leanne , Janna , Janean ,Robert ,Paul and Jason , Ken for family photos and
information from their Ancestors , May I ask you do not copy the photos and information without asking
*** All Family Records donated to and available from Port Pirie & District Family History Group , C/- Library, 95 Ellen Street, Port Pirie Ph 08 8632 ***
Sources - BDM records , Census Records, Certificates, Cemetery Records , Parish Records , S.A Maratime Museum , Rootsweb List , National Archives , State Library
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