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

William BrowningAge: 77 years18521929

Name
William Browning
Given names
William
Surname
Browning
Birth 20 May 1852 26 25
Birth of a brotherThomas Browning
1855 (Age 2 years)
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 5 years)
Census 1861 (Age 8 years) Age: 8
Address: Dunmow Rd
Death of a brotherJohn Elijah Browning
after 1861 (Age 8 years)

Note: No hits in 1871 or 1881 census
Death of a sisterHarriett Surry Browning
after 1869 (Age 16 years)

Census 1871 (Age 18 years) Age: 19
Address: 56 Church St
Religious marriageFanny Amelia BakerView this family
4 March 1877 (Age 24 years)
Address: Portsea, Hants
Birth of a son
#1
William John Thomas Browning
1878 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAda Elizabeth Browning
about 1880 (Age 27 years)

Note: UK FreeBMD: Births Jun 1880 BROWNING Ada Elizabeth Portsea 2b 554
Census 1881 (Age 28 years) Age: 29
Address: 15 Fleet St Portsea
Occupation
Engine Driver (Railway)
1881 (Age 28 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Francis Alexander ‘Frank’ Browning
5 October 1883 (Age 31 years)
Address: 29 King St Gosport
Note: Marriage rego says aged 30 in 1918. Inconsistent with immigration data.
Occupation
Dockyard Labourer
1883 (Age 30 years)

Occupation
Steam Roller Driver
yes

Residence 1883 (Age 30 years)
Address: 29 King Street Gosport
Immigration 23 December 1884 (Age 32 years)
Abergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney
Abergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney

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


Birth of a daughter
#3
Minnie Browning
1884 (Age 31 years)
Death of a daughterMinnie Browning
1884 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Frances A Browning
1885 (Age 32 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 4454/1885 BROWNING FRANCES A WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ada M A Browning
1887 (Age 34 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 4287/1887 BROWNING ADA M A ROBERT FANNY BALMAIN
Birth of a daughter
#6
Mabel Edith Browning
1889 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Frances Amelia Browning
1891 (Age 38 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 5900/1891 BROWNING FRANCES A H WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN
Death of a daughterFrances A Browning
1891 (Age 38 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 3059/1891 BROWNING FRANCES A WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN
Burial of a daughterFrances A Browning
28 August 1891 (Age 39 years)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Section BBB Grave 941 Buried with Ada and Amy
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Grave is unmarked.
Death of a fatherJohn Browning
19 September 1891 (Age 39 years) Age: 59
Address: 19 Russell Street Southsea
Birth of a daughter
#8
Lilly Mills Browning
1894 (Age 41 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 5063/1894 BROWNING LILLY M WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Birth of a daughter
#9
Harriet Jane Browning
1897 (Age 44 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 1242/1897 BROWNING HARRIET J WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Birth of a daughter
#10
Amy E Browning
1899 (Age 46 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 20505/1899 BROWNING AMY E WILLIAM FANNY A DRUMMOYNE
Birth of a daughter
#11
Florence R Browning
1901 (Age 48 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 10517/1901 BROWNING FLORENCE R WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Death of a daughterAda M A Browning
1901 (Age 48 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 4562/1901 BROWNING ADA M A WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Death of a daughterAmy E Browning
1901 (Age 48 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 580/1901 BROWNING AMY E WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Burial of a daughterAmy E Browning
20 January 1901 (Age 48 years)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Section BBB Grave 941 Buried with Ada and Frances
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Grave is unmarked.
Burial of a daughterAda M A Browning
21 June 1901 (Age 49 years)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Section BBB Grave 941 Buried with Amy and Frances.
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Grave is unmarked.
Number of childrenFanny Amelia BakerView this family
11
yes

Death 16 August 1929 (Age 77 years) Age: 77
Address: "Lasca" Raymond St Bankstown
Cause of death: MYOCARDITIS, CARDIAC FAILURE
Burial 17 August 1929 (1 day after death)
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery

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

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

Last change 19 November 201214:39:28

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
himself
4 years
younger brother
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 Fanny Amelia Baker - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 4 March 1877Portsea, Hampshire, England
22 months
son
6 years
son
15 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Florence R Browning
Birth: 1901 48 42Balmain, New South Wales
Death: 7 September 1988Eastlakes, New South Wales

Censuscensus1881_browning.jpg
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ImmigrationAbergeldie at Circular Quay, SydneyAbergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney
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BurialAssisted_Immi_William_Browning_1884.jpg
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BurialAbergeldie at Circular Quay, SydneyAbergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney
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Media objectAbergeldie at Circular Quay, SydneyAbergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney
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Note: Image courtesy of Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums Collections.