William John Thomas Browning, 18781949 (aged 71 years)

Name
William John Thomas /Browning/
Given names
William John Thomas
Surname
Browning
Birth 1878 25 19
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ann Oates
before 1881 (aged 3 years)

Note: Husband noted as widower in 1881 census.

Husband noted as widower in 1881 census.

Free BMD candidates:

Deaths Jun 1878 BAKER Mary 64 Portsea 2b 310

Deaths Dec 1875 BAKER Mary Ann 63 Alton 2c 93

Death Jun 1875 Baker Mary Ann 55 Dulverton 5c 263

Not a match: Deaths Jun 1879 Baker Mary Ann 67 Newton A. 5b 113 Pauline (Husband: Henry Baker. Informant: Henry Charles Baker, son)

Deaths Jun 1879 Baker Mary Ann 65 Portsea 2b 283 (Widow of James Baker, engine fitter)

Census 1881 (aged 3 years)
Address: 15 Fleet St, Portsea
Census April 3, 1881 (aged 3 years) Age: 29
Address: 15 Fleet St Portsea

1881 England - Census transcript - William Browning - Household

Portsea, Portsmouth

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Browning head Mar 29 Railway Engine Driver Coggeshall, Essex
Fanny Amelia Browning wife Mar 22 Plymouth, Devon
William John Thomas Browning son 2 Portsmouth, Hants
Birth of a brotherFrancis Alexander Browning
October 5, 1883 (aged 5 years)
Address: 29 King St Gosport
Note: Marriage rego says aged 30 in 1918. Inconsistent with immigration data.
Immigration December 23, 1884 (aged 6 years)
Abergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney
Abergeldie at Circular Quay, Sydney

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Birth of a sisterMinnie Browning
1884 (aged 6 years)
Death of a sisterMinnie Browning
1884 (aged 6 years)
Birth of a sisterFrances A Browning
1885 (aged 7 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 4454/1885 BROWNING FRANCES A WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN
Birth of a sisterAda M A Browning
1887 (aged 9 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 4287/1887 BROWNING ADA M A…

NSW BDM Index: 4287/1887 BROWNING ADA M A ROBERT FANNY BALMAIN

Might be a data entry as William Brownings death cert does indicate he had three predeceased daughters.

Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Edwards Baker
February 25, 1888 (aged 10 years)
Address: 57 Orage Street Portsea
Cause: Cardiac Syncope from natural causes
Birth of a sisterMabel Edith Browning
1889 (aged 11 years)
Death of a sisterFrances A Browning
1891 (aged 13 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 3059/1891 BROWNING FRANCES A WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN
Burial of a sisterFrances A Browning
August 28, 1891 (aged 13 years)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Section BBB Grave 941 Buried with Ada and Amy
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Grave is unmarked.
Birth of a sisterFrances Amelia Browning
1891 (aged 13 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 5900/1891 BROWNING FRANCES A H WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Browning
September 19, 1891 (aged 13 years) Age: 59
Address: 19 Russell Street Southsea
Birth of a sisterLilly Mills Browning
1894 (aged 16 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 5063/1894 BROWNING LILLY M WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Birth of a sisterHarriet Jane Browning
1897 (aged 19 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 1242/1897 BROWNING HARRIET J WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Birth of a sisterAmy E Browning
1899 (aged 21 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 20505/1899 BROWNING AMY E WILLIAM FANNY A DRUMMOYNE
Death of a sisterAda M A Browning
1901 (aged 23 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 4562/1901 BROWNING ADA M A WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Burial of a sisterAda M A Browning
June 21, 1901 (aged 23 years)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Section BBB Grave 941 Buried with Amy and Frances.
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Grave is unmarked.
Death of a sisterAmy E Browning
1901 (aged 23 years)

Note: NSW BDM Index: 580/1901 BROWNING AMY E WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Burial of a sisterAmy E Browning
January 20, 1901 (aged 23 years)
Address: Anglican Cemetery Section BBB Grave 941 Buried with Ada and Frances
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Grave is unmarked.
Birth of a sisterFlorence R Browning
1901 (aged 23 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 10517/1901 BROWNING FLORENCE R WILLIAM FANNY A BALMAIN SOUTH
Religious marriageMargaret HindmarchView this family
August 7, 1920 (aged 42 years) Husband: 41 Wife: 46
Address: Camdenville Methodist Church Newtown
Death of a fatherWilliam Browning
August 16, 1929 (aged 51 years) Age: 77
Address: "Lasca" Raymond St Bankstown
Cause: MYOCARDITIS, CARDIAC FAILURE
Burial of a fatherWilliam Browning
August 17, 1929 (aged 51 years)
Address: Denomination Independent Section C Grave number 0000525
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery
headstone of William & Fanny Browning
headstone of William & Fanny Browning

Note: In Loving Memory of

In Loving Memory of William Browning Died 16th Aug 1929 aged 77 years

Also Fanny Amelia wife of the above Died 21st Aug 1941 Aged 85 years

Lived in Christ here, Now with him.

Number of childrenLily GodfreyView this family
0

BurialWilliam Browning
August 17, 1929 (aged 51 years)
Death of a brotherFrancis Alexander Browning
March 11, 1940 (aged 62 years)
Address: Hood St Bass Hill
Informant: Emma Violet Kingwife
Cause: Tuberculosis
Burial of a brotherFrancis Alexander Browning
March 13, 1940 (aged 62 years)
Address: Denomination Independent Section J Grave Number 0000950
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery
Grave of Frank, Emma & Henry Browning
Grave of Frank, Emma & Henry Browning

Note: As at 2008, the grave is unmarked except for an urn. What could be the remains of a headstone is still embedded in the ground but has been cut off mechanically at ground level. The site is three plots joined together. (Confirmed by checking the numbers of the graves on either side.) The left side is roughly separated by a number of house bricks set loosely on in the ground.
Death of a motherFanny Amelia Baker
August 21, 1941 (aged 63 years) Age: 85
Address: 53 RAYMOND STREET BANKSTOWN MUNICIPALITY NSW
Cause: CHRONIC MYOCARDITIS / CHRONIC BRONCHITIS
Burial of a motherFanny Amelia Baker
August 23, 1941 (aged 63 years)
Address: Denomination Independent Section C Grave number 0000525
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery
headstone of William & Fanny Browning
headstone of William & Fanny Browning

Note: In Loving Memory of

In Loving Memory of William Browning Died 16th Aug 1929 aged 77 years

Also Fanny Amelia wife of the above Died 21st Aug 1941 Aged 85 years

Lived in Christ here, Now with him.

DivorceMargaret HindmarchView this family
June 26, 1944 (aged 66 years)
MarriageLily GodfreyView this family
about 1948 (aged 70 years) Husband: 69
Death April 30, 1949 (aged 71 years) Age: 70
Address: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Camperdown
Cause of death: Carcinoma of liver, carcinoma of pancreas
Burial May 2, 1949 (2 days after death)
Address: Denomination Independant Section C Grave number 0001326
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery
Note: Co located with Lily Browning - aged 67 - 4 jan 19…

Co located with Lily Browning - aged 67 - 4 jan 1952

The grave is unmarked.

Family with parents
father
18521929
Birth: May 20, 1852 26 25Little Coggeshall, Essex, England
Death: August 16, 1929Bankstown, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18581941
Birth: June 30, 1858 41 45Plymouth, Devon, England
Death: August 21, 1941Bankstown, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: March 4, 1877Portsea, Hampshire, England
22 months
himself
18781949
Birth: 1878 25 19Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Death: April 30, 1949Newtown, New South Wales, Australia
6 years
younger brother
18831940
Birth: October 5, 1883 31 25Gosport, Alverstoke, Hampshire, England
Death: March 11, 1940Bankstown, New South Wales, Australia
15 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
18851891
Birth: 1885 32 26Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1891Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
18871901
Birth: 1887 34 28Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1901Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
18891969
Birth: 1889 36 30Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 11, 1969
3 years
younger sister
18911964
Birth: 1891 38 32Australia
Death: 1964New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
18941977
Birth: 1894 41 35Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 22, 1977
4 years
younger sister
18971959
Birth: 1897 44 38
Death: 1959Auburn, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
18991901
Birth: 1899 46 40
Death: 1901
3 years
younger sister
19011988
Birth: 1901 48 42Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 7, 1988Eastlakes, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Margaret Hindmarch
himself
18781949
Birth: 1878 25 19Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Death: April 30, 1949Newtown, New South Wales, Australia
ex-wife
1874
Birth: 1874Sunderland, Durham, England
Death:
Marriage
Marriage: August 7, 1920Newtown, New South Wales, Australia
Divorce
Divorce: June 26, 1944New South Wales, Australia
Family with Lily Godfrey
himself
18781949
Birth: 1878 25 19Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Death: April 30, 1949Newtown, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18851952
Birth: about 1885
Death: before January 4, 1952New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: about 1948Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
CensusView

1881 England - Census transcript - William Browning - Household

Portsea, Portsmouth

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Browning head Mar 29 Railway Engine Driver Coggeshall, Essex
Fanny Amelia Browning wife Mar 22 Plymouth, Devon
William John Thomas Browning son 2 Portsmouth, Hants
Burial

Co located with Lily Browning - aged 67 - 4 jan 1952

The grave is unmarked.

Immigration
Immigration
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