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

Mary Agnes MarksAge: 59 years18451904

Name
Mary Agnes Marks
Given names
Mary Agnes
Surname
Marks
Married name
Mary Agnes Haslam
Married name
Mary Agnes Roberts

Victoria Mary Agnes Roberts

Name
Victoria Mary Agnes Roberts
Given names
Victoria Mary Agnes
Surname
Roberts
Birth about 1845
Note: Date of birth calculated as 1848, 1845 or 1843 from different sources.
MarriageFrederick Samuel HaslamView this family
19 January 1864 (Age 19 years) Husband: 35 Wife: 21
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Roberts
11 March 1867 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Annie Roberts
23 July 1869 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William Roberts
24 May 1872 (Age 27 years)
Note: Cited in notes from Thelma Weston.
MarriageWilliam RobertsView this family
23 February 1876 (Age 31 years) Husband: 39 Wife: 28
Note: Mary Agnes Roberts death cert mentions her marriage to William as being for 16 years. They were marr…
Death of a husbandWilliam Roberts
about 1882 (Age 37 years)

Note: Queensland BDM Index:
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mona Annie Murphy
15 July 1892 (Age 47 years)
Address: Park St Charters Towers
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Annie Ellen Mc Guinn
19 October 1895 (Age 50 years)

Death 28 February 1904 (Age 59 years) Age: 53
Address: Vulture St Charters Towers
Cause of death: Cancer
Note: According to Thelma Weston research, also known as Victoria Mary Agnes Roberts.
Burial 28 February 1904 (on the date of death)
Cemetery: Charters Towers Pioneer Cemetery
Last change 13 November 201502:21:31

by: Kerry Choy
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
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husband
herself
Marriage: 19 January 1864Banana, Queensland, Australia
Family with William Roberts - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 23 February 1876Townsville, Queensland, Australia
-9 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
William Roberts
Birth: 24 May 1872 33 27Townsville, Queensland
Death: 2 April 1916Cairns, Queensland

Birth
Date of birth calculated as 1848, 1845 or 1843 from different sources.
Marriage
Mary Agnes Roberts death cert mentions her marriage to William as being for 16 years. They were married in 1866. She died in 1904. If their marriage was only 16 years then there may be a separation, divorce or death around 1882. Qld Divorce records searched: 6242 - Matrimonial Petitions - Northern (Probably the right age range if a divorce occurred.) 5688 - Matrimonial Petitions - Southern. Also archive search of exact names William Roberts Mary Agnes Roberts. While 23 Feb 1876 appears on the marriage registration, the birth records for there children are earlier than this date. These records also point to other marriage dates. (From Annie Roberts - 27 Dec 1866. From William 17 Dec 1865)
Death
According to Thelma Weston research, also known as Victoria Mary Agnes Roberts.
Note
Marks - Mary Agnes, Peter or Ann Queensland Archives: Series ID 13086, Registers of Immigrant Ships’ Arrivals, 1848-1912: No hits. NSW Archives: Assissted immigrants. No hits
Family as a spouseVictoria Mary Agnes Roberts - Charters Towers Pioneer CemeteryVictoria Mary Agnes Roberts - Charters Towers Pioneer Cemetery
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BurialVictoria Mary Agnes Roberts - Charters Towers Pioneer CemeteryVictoria Mary Agnes Roberts - Charters Towers Pioneer Cemetery
Format: image/jpeg
Image dimensions: 461 × 641 pixels
File size: 107 KB
Type: Tombstone