Thomas Dell

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Thomas Dell was a miner in Ballarat, <1868>.

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History

Thomas and Kezia Dell

Thomas Francis Kilby Dell was born 26 May 1832 in Laverstock Green, Hertfordshire, England .[1][2]

Dell became insolvent in February 1868:

Thos. Dell, miner, Ballarat. Causes of insolvency— Losses in mining and illness of wife and children Liabilities, £80 5s 7d; assets, £6; deficiency, £80 5s 7d.[3]

Dell married Kezia Trafford in 1851 at Woady Yallock.[4] They had at least nine children including:

  • Elizabeth Caroline Dell (born 1852, Colac)[5]
  • Francis Dell (born 1857, Buninyong)[6]
  • Henry Thomas Dell (born 1859, Ballarat)[7]
  • Amelia Emily Dell (born 1861, Smythesdale)[8]
  • Alfred John Dell (born 1864, Smythesdale)[9]
  • Edmund Blyton Dell (born 1866, Piggoreet - died 1873)[10][11]
  • Arthur William Dell (born 1868, Ballarat)[12]
  • Rachel Dell (born 1871, Sebastopol)[13]
  • Edmunds Blightman Dell (born 1874, Sebastopol)[14]

Kezia Trafford was the daughter of Joseph Trafford and Ruth Higgins. She was born about 1836, and died at Gordon in 1891.[15] Thomas died the next year, 21 April 1892, also at Gordon[1][2]

Their grandson, Trafford O. Dell, served with the A.I.F. during World War One.

Legacy

See also

Trafford O. Dell

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Federation Index Victoria 1888-1901, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1892 Deaths, Ref. No. 6523, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1997
  2. 2.0 2.1 http://trees.ancestry.com.au/tree/24125057/person/1476144633
  3. 1868 'NEW INSOLVENTS.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1870; 1914 - 1918), 5 February, p. 2, viewed 16 October, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113600941
  4. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1851 Marriages, Ref. No. 804, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  5. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1852 Births, Ref. No. 9343, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  6. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 2227, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  7. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1859 Births, Ref. No. 2336, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  8. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1861 Births, Ref. No. 13923, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  9. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1864 Births, Ref. No. 11683, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  10. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1866 Births, Ref. No. 11380, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  11. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1873 Deaths, Ref. No. 3437, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  12. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1868 Births, Ref. No. 21008, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  13. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1871 Births, Ref. No. 12276, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  14. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1874 Births, Ref. No. 12175, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  15. Federation Index Victoria 1888-1901, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1891 Deaths, Ref. No. 15531, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1997


Further Reading

External links

  • Dell family tree and photos: [1]

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