Sharon's Family History

The Genealogy of the Wilton, Brimson, Munro and Forward Families

Sarah Walter JEFFERY

Female 1823 - 1867  (~ 44 years)


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  • Name Sarah Walter JEFFERY  [1
    Born Apr 1823  Yalding, , Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 13 Apr 1823  Yalding, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Jul 1867  Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I495  Sharon's Family History
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 

    Father Edward JEFFERY,   b. 1787, Brenchley, , Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mercy WALTER,   b. 19 Jun 1791, Yalding, , Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1834, Horsmonden, , Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1811  Goudhurst, , Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 George FORWARD,   b. 28 Jan 1811, Ticehurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1874, Braidwood, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 9 Aug 1841  Horsmonden, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 
     1. George FORWARD,   b. 24 Jun 1842, Yass, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1900, Tampa, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. John William FORWARD,   b. 16 Apr 1848, Pudman, Burrowa, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1920, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William RUSSELL,   b. Abt 1817, Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1869, Back Creek, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married 9 Jan 1856  Back Creek, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth RUSSELL,   b. 1849, Adelaide, , South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1929, Yarrawonga, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Christopher RUSSELL,   b. 1850, Angaston, , South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928, Cabbage Tree, Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Mary Ellen RUSSELL,   b. 1852, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Melbourne, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Maria Walter RUSSELL,   b. 1854, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936, Glenroy, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Edward RUSSELL,   b. 1856, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Rockdale, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     6. Frances Mary RUSSELL,   b. 1858, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. James William RUSSELL,   b. 1859, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, Malvern, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. Sarah RUSSELL,   b. 1861, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1944, North Leederville, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     9. Theresa Mary RUSSELL,   b. 1862, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932, Northcote Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     10. Ann RUSSELL,   b. 1864, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1867, Back Creek, Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    1841 Census
    1841 Census

    Histories
    George Forward & Sarah Walter Jeffery
    George Forward & Sarah Walter Jeffery

  • Notes 
    • Sarah was only 18 when she married George 30.
      According to Irish Fortunes by Gladys Clarke...
      Sarah made her way to SA after her second son was born.She was working as a cook at Lindsay Park the home of the Angas Family when she met William Russell,bullock-drover for the Angas Family.
      She claimed to be a widow,and married William after their fourth child was born.
      William and Sarah claimed to have been married 9th August 1841 in Gunning,NSW when baptising their illegitamate son Edward at St Alipius Roman Catholic Church,Ballarat.
      When George gave detail of his mothers death,he signed it as George Russell and completed the details in accordance with the accepted story that Sarah had married once to William in NSW.

  • Sources 
    1. [S79] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), citing microfilm 0992522 (1733 - 1876) for batch M131472, p rintout call number 0992522, (Film), sheet 00, downloade d 2 January 2010 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2010.

    2. [S79] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), citing microfilm 1469801 (1813 - 1880) for batch C165212, d ownloaded 2 January 2010 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2010.

    3. [S79] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), citing microfilm 1469801 (1813 - 1880) for batch C165212, d ownloaded 29 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2011.

    4. [S79] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), citing microfilm 0992522 (1733 - 1876) for batch M131472, p rintout call number 0992522, (Film), sheet 00, downloaded 2 0 December 2009 (Reliability: 3), 20 Dec 2009.

    5. [S79] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), citing microfilm 0992522 (1733 - 1876) for batch M131472, p rintout call number 0992522, (Film), sheet 00, downloaded 2 9 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2011.

    6. [S62] Marriage Certificate VIC, Victoria. Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages., marriage certificate 994 (1856), Russell-Forward (Reliability: 4), 1 Jan 2010.


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