Posted By:highclere ridgley
Subject:Re: **BIRTH & DEATH LOOK-UP, plz.~.FORDHAM 1851-1879 **
Post Date:February 11, 2012 at 00:09:56
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Forum:Victoria, Australia Genealogy Forum
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Will Victoria records - for William John Fordham, of Williamstown d, 23 Oct 1879
Estate is valued at 28 pounds, he is engine fitter, Victorian Railways, sister Maria Fordham, Finlays Hotel, Spencer Street

Argus newspaper 24 Oct 1879
death 23 October William John Fordham at Prince of Wales Hotel Williamstown only son of late William Fordham late of Geelong and Ballarat, 29yrs.

There are also newspaper notes for marriage of Laura, d/o William Fordham, 1876, and drowning death of William Fordham, 1877, ....does that sound like your family?.