Damper in a Wok : A Mixed-up Australian Family Tree

Thomas BrowningAge: 77 years18551932

Name
Thomas Browning
Given names
Thomas
Surname
Browning
Birth 1855 29 28
Note: UK FreeBMD: Thomas Browning Clacton 1856 Q3 2 c 550 (This entry seems to have dropped off the FrreBMD site now and the page lists different surnames. The last certificate ordered ended up with a Thomas Browning born in Hulme, Chorlton, Lancaster.)
Birth of a brotherRichard Browning
1 March 1858 (Age 3 years)
Census 1861 (Age 6 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Elijah Browning
after 1861 (Age 6 years)

Note: No hits in 1871 or 1881 census
Death of a sisterHarriett Surry Browning
after 1869 (Age 14 years)

Religious marriageClara CoombesView this family
18 November 1876 (Age 21 years)
Address: Parish Church of Farnborough
Birth of a daughter
#1
Clara Browning
1879 (Age 24 years)
Note: FreeBMD Index: June 1879 - Browning Clara Islington 1b 360
Birth of a half-sisterAda Elizabeth Browning
about 1880 (Age 25 years)

Note: UK FreeBMD: Births Jun 1880 BROWNING Ada Elizabeth Portsea 2b 554
Occupation
Police Constable
from May 1877 to 1881 (Age 22 years)

Census 1881 (Age 26 years) Age: 26
Address: North Rd Hope Cottage, Hornsey
Birth of a daughter
#2
Gertrude Browning
about 1882 (Age 27 years)
Note: FreeBMD Index: Mar 1883 - BROWNING Gertrude Stepney 1c 480
Birth of a son
#3
John Henry Browning
14 May 1884 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4
William Francis Browning
1885 (Age 30 years)
Note: Free BMD Index: Births Dec 1885 (>99%)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Florence Browning
about 1888 (Age 33 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Browning
19 September 1891 (Age 36 years) Age: 59
Address: 19 Russell Street Southsea
Census 1901 (Age 46 years) Age: 46
Address: 26 High St, Barnet, Hertfordshire
Occupation
Police Inspector
about 1901 (Age 46 years)

Employer: Metropolitan Police
Census 1911 (Age 56 years) Age: 56
Address: 13 Glebe Road St George Bristol
Death of a wifeClara Coombes
10 December 1926 (Age 71 years) Age: 75
Address: 75 Springfield Road Clewer Without
Cause: Natural causes; cerebral haemorrhage
Death of a brotherWilliam Browning
16 August 1929 (Age 74 years) Age: 77
Address: "Lasca" Raymond St Bankstown
Cause: MYOCARDITIS, CARDIAC FAILURE
Burial of a brotherWilliam Browning
17 August 1929 (Age 74 years)
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery

Abergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney
Abergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney

Note: Image courtesy of Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums Collections.

Death 1 May 1932 (Age 77 years) Age: 78
Address: 75 Springfield Road, Clewer Without Windsor
Last change 10 June 201300:17:02

by: Kerry Choy
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 25 December 1847Great Coggeshall, Essex, England
1 month
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Emma Elizabeth Childs - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: 14 March 1880Portsea, Hampshire, England
10 months
half-sister
Family with Clara Coombes - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 18 November 1876Farnborough, Hampshire, England
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
2 years
son
20 months
son
4 years
daughter

Birth
UK FreeBMD: Thomas Browning Clacton 1856 Q3 2 c 550 (This entry seems to have dropped off the FrreBMD site now and the page lists different surnames. The last certificate ordered ended up with a Thomas Browning born in Hulme, Chorlton, Lancaster.)
Note
May Browning recalls that this Thomas was a policeman, married to a Clair.
Note
1891 Census notes: Not matched by Household BROWNING, Thomas 1854 37 M Uxbridge Middlesex Can't find matches for them anywhere around Middlesex.
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DeathDeath Registration - Thomas Browning - 1932Death Registration - Thomas Browning - 1932
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