Greetings - I fairly new to genealogy, so I'm hoping this forum may point me in the right direction. I'm trying to find my great grandfather (3 times removed) from the time he 'supposedly' arrived in Australia until his death. It seems to me he has simply fallen off the planet never to be heard of again. I've listed below what we have been able to confirm.....
* William Moore - born circa 1820, birth certificate not found as yet
* Eleanor (Ellen) Bradley - married in…Continue
Searching for John August William Graff born 1892 Epping Victoria.
may have changed his name to William Francis/ Graf.
do not know his place of residence as left Victoria for N.S.W.
Worked as a Miner, farm labourer.
place of death and year unknown.
any information would be greatly appreciated.
I'm serching for my wifes family
Family name:Rapinett, Given name: Lino or Anthony From Malta
Arrived by ship "Sydney" in December 1965
I am an 82 year old lady and have been searching for the whereabouts my fathers brother went to in order to fulfill a promise I made to my father just befor he died in 1965. I know I cannot believe it myself!
After their father died my father Albert Briggs and his two brothers William Briggs born in 1906 in Staffordshire England and his younger brother Frederick were seperated as my grandmother Florence could not afford to keep her young sons.
My father was sent…Continue