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  • Time Spent At Clarafield Station: I arrived at Clarafield Station in 1956 the boss was Bill Brabazon Jackaroo was Peter Holmes my age 16 first ... read story
  • UELOAK HISTORY: On 24 Aug 1927 Walter Ricketts of Byron Villa at Crossville, some 7 miles east of Cleve, South ... read story
  • Tragedy at Ightham Station: http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article39343018 Above links to a lengthy article relating to the death of Victor George Wilkins on Ightham ... read story
  • Old Napier Downs.: 1968. Napier Downs homestead was built next to the Napier Range at the enterance of Windjana Gorge. In these times ... read story
  • COPAGO AND PURNAWILLA STATIONS.: PURNAWILLA station was bought by my Cousin, Mr Cecil Johnson, I think in the 60,s. ... read story
  • Rawlinna station : Rawlinna station located remotely 400kms east of Kalgoorlie in the Nullarbor region postcode 6434 currently the largest sheep station in ... read story
  • MinMin: The existence on min-min lights has been well known by "westerners" and for many years the cause of ... read story
  • Our Home: For a couple of years our home breed cattle (Hereford) built saw mill cutting cypress pine and hard wood grew ... read story

searching family tree (24 October 2011)

contributed by AnnemargaretCollett
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Hi my mane is william Richard pickering and i am searching for information about my great grandmother who came out from travistock devin , england . My great grandmothers name was Matilda Lucy Kent, she was pregnant when she was sent out by her parents Robert and Emma Kent. Matilda was born in 1850 and died in 1896. Matilda was sent to the waterloo homestead to work, she then married robert Lewis at waterloo and they had 5 children one of which is Christina Lewis born 1876 at Waterloo, she moved to mt Morgan QLD, met and married Richard pickering and had 4 children, i am searching for any information i can find about the other children from Matilda and robert and of Christina and Richard or any information about Matildas parents or siblings .. thankyou to anyone with a little information,

regards bill

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