Posted By:Rhonda
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Subject:Re: Searching Smith & Osborne family
Post Date:July 01, 2011 at 06:05:55
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/australia/southaustralia/messages/2263.html
Forum:South Australia, Australia Genealogy Forum
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Brenda, the William Merdue in WA was the son of this couple.

South Australian Marriages, Registrations 1842-1916
Groom: William John SMITH
Bride: Mary Ann ROWE [nee BULL]
Date: 1884-12-16
Groom Age: 30        [b. c1854]
Status: S
Groom's Father: William Mirdue SMITH
Bride Age: 29
Status: W
Bride's Father: Jacob BULL
Place: BC Church Willowie
District: Fro / Book/Page: 141/1123

This in turn confirmed the following arrival in SA of "your" SMITH family.
http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/taymouthcastle1855.htm
Smith William 25 Carpenter - Middlesex ship's schoolmaster
Amelia 23
Amelia 1 [nearer 2 yrs than 1yr?]
William inf [who married Mary Ann BULL]

Rhonda