John Robert Borch (c1835-1900)

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John Robert Borch was a blacksmith and farrier whose premises were located (according to the Australiasian Federal Directory) on Main Street, Ballarat.[1]

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History

John Robert Borch was born about 1835.


He was a blacksmith and worked in the Phoenix Foundry in July 1864, position unknown.


John Robert Borch died 16 April 1900 in Victoria, Australia. He is buried in the Ballaarat New Cemetery (Area Lutheran A, Section 2, Grave 11).

Legacy

Family

John Robert Borch (c1835-1900)[2] married Augusta Ernst (c1838-1887)[3]

--1 Mary Elizabeth Borch (1864-?)[4]

--1 Emily Mary Borch (c1865-1929)[5] married[6] Stephen John Poole (c1860-1920)[7]

--1 William Robert Borch (1867-1960)[8] married[9] Helen Curtis (c1872-1957)[10]

--.--2 William Robert Borch (1900.-1977)[11] married[12] Helen Maine Curtis (1900.-1966)[13]

--.--2 Alfred Norman Borch (1904-?)[14] married[15] Mary Agnes Michell

--1 Louisa Wilhelmina Borch (1870-1953)[16] married[17] William Frederick Charles Reynolds (c1868-1913)[18]

--1 John Henry Borch (1874-1905)[19] married[20] Martha Elsie May Colquhoun (?-1961)[21]

--.--2 Emily Marguerite Borch (1905-?) married[22] Arthur Edwin Maddigan Davis

See also

Blacksmiths

Notes

References

  1. Rogers, J. W. F. (ed.). (c. 1887). The Australasian Federal Directory of Commerce, Trades & Professions. Melbourne: J. W. F. Rogers.
  2. known as Robert; born c1835; September 1862 arrived Australia from Britain on "Great Australia"; 18/03/1868 wheelwright and blacksmith of Main Road, Ballarat; died 16/04/1900 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia Reg#4431; buried 18/04/1900 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lutheran A, Section 2, Grave 11; probate 17/09/1900 Melbourne
  3. daughter of Heinrich Ernst; died suicide by hanging 12/09/1887 her home, Main Road, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#9075; buried 14/09/1887 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lutheran A, Section 2, Grave 11
  4. born Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#19622
  5. died 1929 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#168; buried 31/01/1929 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Private A, Section 5, Row 1, Grave 34
  6. 1899 Victoria, Australia Reg#3479
  7. died 1920; buried 15/05/1920 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Private A, Section 5, Row 1, Grave 34
  8. born 1867 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#19935; 09/08/1900 blacksmith of 308 Main Street, Ballarat East; died 1960 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#22069; buried 16/05/1960 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lutheran A, Section 3, Grave 12
  9. 1899 Victoria, Australia Reg#3927
  10. daughter of George Curtis and Lucy Robinson born c1872 Boston, United States of America; died 1957 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#23628; buried 25/11/1957 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lutheran A, Section 3, Grave 12
  11. born 1900 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia Reg#24051; died 17/06/1977 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#14317; buried 20/06/1977 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lawn, Section F, Row 10, Grave 40
  12. 1899 Victoria, Australia Reg#3927
  13. daughter of George Curtis and Lucy Robinson born 1900 Buninyong, Victoria, Australia Reg#17073; died 19/09/1966 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#23628; buried 21/09/1966 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lawn, Section F, Row 10, Grave 40
  14. born 1904 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia Reg#23055
  15. 1931 Victoria, Australia Reg#10156
  16. born 1870 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#13302; died 1953 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#19895' buried 20/07/1953 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Private B, Section 8, Grave 12
  17. 1894 Victoria, Australia Reg#1430
  18. known as Fred; son of John Fraser Reynolds and Emma Lindsay born 1868 Buninyong, Victoria, Australia Reg#7785; 16/04/1900 traveller of Main Street, Ballarat; died 14/12/1913 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia Reg#12118; buried 15/12/1913 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Private B, Section 8, Grave 12
  19. known as Harry; born 1874 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia Reg#13493; 16/04/1900 blacksmith of 306 Main Street, Ballarat East; 069/08/1905 coachbuilder of 302 Main Road, Ballarat; died 07/08/1905 302 Main Road, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Reg#7763; buried 09/08/1905 Ballaarat New Cemetery, Area Lutheran A, Section 2, Grave 12
  20. 1903 Victoria, Australia Reg#1471
  21. daughter of John Colquhoun and Martha Fergu Orr born 1883 Invermay, Victoria, Australia Reg#24275; married William O'Brien 1915 Victoria, Australia Reg#6417; died 1961 Cheltenham, Victoria, Australia Reg#6417
  22. 1929 Victoria, Australia Reg#871

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--Beth Kicinski 09:50, 12 December 2011 (EST)

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