GREAT GREAT GRAND PARENTS.
John (1820-1898) and Jane (1823-1911) Felstead.
GREAT GRAND PARENTS:
John Francis (1849-1915) and Margaret (1846-1917) Felstead.
My thanks to second cousin Bill Thomas for this information.
Please scroll to bottom of page for complete details.
My grandmother ,Gladys Felstead, nee Christiansen , is second from right.
The Firs ( name of house) Christiansen Family L to R
Photo emailed to me by a second cousin.( I must have heaps of them because a grandparent was one of 9 kids, No television , or for that matter , radio in those days lol)Presumably going to or returning from Mass :Jim , Em, Anna, Wilbur, my great grandmother and grandfather Emilie and Jens with Roy between them, Les, Glad ( my grandmother Felstead), Myra (Marianne). This property is still situated at Baarmutha which is about 5 kms south of Beechworth in north east Victoria. I.Photo taken around 1900 as my grandmother was born in 1885 and looks like she's in her early teens.It was around this time that my grandmother told me was when she saw her first car and telephone.
Mum with bridesmaids.Ilma Hinwood (nee Felstead)
and Norma Hart (nee Bitmead) + Marjorie Reader / Reeder
Murray & me c.1953
Composite siblings photo taken in 1959 and 1961
2nd December 1954 - 6th May 1997.
PAMELA KATHRYN FELSTEAD
25th October 1959 - 9th February 1976.
25th November 1972.
My maternal grandfather
Phillip Caro (1878-1968)
MURIEL & ROY FELSTEAD
An aunt & uncle I never knew.
Murray ,Patricia (Mum), Larry, Noel (Dad) &
myself patting "Lady". 1960
1960 picnic in Gippsland.
Family picnics 1965.
Myself and Murray at Larry's grave Thurgoona NSW
15th of March 2008
Anna Christianson was my paternal
These ,and other photos ,are now on FaceBook.
Complete Felstead ancestors.
JOHN WILLIAM FELSTEAD (1820-1898)
parents William (tailor) & Jane Felstead (nee Beaver)
born 12 August 1820, Berkshire (?) England
died 27 September 1898 at his residence, Sycamore Grove, St Kilda, Melbourne
buried 28 September at Melbourne General Cemetery, Methodist Compartment A, grave 228
arrived Sydney, Regulus 1837 or 24 July 1839, (possibly deserted) moved to Melbourne shortly thereafter, 1837-8.
occupations sheep station hand, Western District of Victoria 1843-8
carpenter in Moonee Ponds
builder South Yarra 1849-63
St Kilda Council employee 1863-87
religion Wesleyan Methodist
married Jane Hale, 7 August, 1843, Melbourne.
JANE HALE (1823-1911)
parents Joel & Elizabeth Hale (nee Mitchell)
born 1823, Guernsey, Channel Islands
died 8 October 1911 in Melbourne, aged 88, at Carlisle St, St Kilda
buried Melbourne General Cemetery with John
arrived Melbourne, 1841 ship not known
religion Wesleyan Methodist
married John William FELSTEAD on 7 August 1843 in Melbourne by Presbyterian minister, Rev. Peter Gunn, witnessed by Thomas and Mary Hale, her brother and sister-in-law.
children & 1 Alfred Joel (b.1844) married in 1864 Eliza WILSON
grandchildren John Wilson (1865-1926)
Florence (b.1867) Wagga Wagga NSW
Alfred Earnest (b.1870) “
Herbert William (b.1875) “
Lilian M (b.1877) “
Annie Gertrude (b.1879) “
William Francis (1881-1952) “
Cecil Jane (b.1884) “
Beatrice (b.1885) “
2 Thomas Mitchell (1846-1919) married in1880 Carol MYERS
or Caroline MYLES, and in 1883 Joan SMITH
3 Jane Elizabeth (27.7.1847- 1938 ) married in 1871 Frederic
EGGLESTON(1842-1896) son of Rev John & Eliza
Eggleston (nee Moulton) 1871 (his second marriage)
Winifred Felstead (1873-1938)
Frank Felstead (b.1876)
Frederic John (b.1878)
Thomas Moulton (1880-81)
William Moulton (b.1886)
Dorothy Else (b.1890)
4 John Francis (15.8.1849-30.7.1915) married in 1871 Margaret
Ethel Maggie (1872-1920)
Edith Ellen (1874-76)
Katie May (b.1875)
Harold John (1878-1963) Obit The Age 10.5.63
Rupert Francis Kingsley (1882-1970 ) My grandfather.
Isabel Marion (1888-!976)
James Gerald Roy (1890-1954)
5 Henrietta (1851-1938) m (1877) Rev Thomas Eggleston
THOMAS son of Thomas & Jane Thomas
Thomas Theodore (1878-1952)
Frank Felstead (1880-1963)
Gertrude Jane Felstead (1882-1968)
Frederic Wesley (1884-194- )
William Howard (1886-1961)
Annie Muriel (1888-1890)
Cecil Taylor (1890-91)
Marjorie Hettie (1892-19--)
6 Mary Jane (1853- 1920) married in 1883 Frederic George MILES
Evelyn Felstead (b.1884)
Ethel Mary (1885-1904)
7 William Henry (1855-1917) married in 1879 Sarah
OVEREND (1859-1941) daughter of Best and Elizabeth Overend (nee Gould) and sister of Emily Overend, wife of John Waterhouse Eggleston
Tracie Overend (1879-1956)
Frank Best (1880-1940)
John Eggleston (1882-84)
Reginald Beath (b.1883)
Claude Jay (b.1889)
8 Frank Hale ( 1858-76)
9 Caroline (1860- ) married in 1884 Lister HENRY (1853-1915), son of
Henry William Henry and Betsy Bradley.
10 Edward (1863- ), married in 1883 Florence SMITH ( )
Edith Joan (b.1883)
Beatrix Birrell (b. 1885)
Doris Mary (b.1889)
Francis Hale (1891-1960)
Christopher Richard (1897-1973)
11 James Everleigh (1865- )
12 Theophilus Pyne (1868-1953), married in 1894 Eva
SHAW (1871-1956) daughter of Alfred and
William Herbert (1894-1971)
THEOPHILUS FELSTEAD (1823-1915) John’s brother
parents William Felstead (tailor) & Jane Felstead (nee Beaver)
born 1832, London
died 1915, Murchison, Victoria
married Margaret Murphy, 1856 who was born in 1833.
children John (1857-1928)
Here is a family record sheet for Theophilus Felstead
supplied by Christine Mead
who is a grand-daughter of Agnes Felstead.