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Husband: George DOBBS died at age: 80 Ancestors
Born: ABT 1773 in IRL. Died: 1853 in IRL. Buried: 05-Mar-1853 in IRL. 1 Father: William DOBBS (1747 - 1802) Notes
Wife: Frances (Fanny) COLLINS Married: 30-Sep-1799 in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland 1 Resided (family): 1800 in "The Warren" on the outskirts of Abbeyleix. 1
Born: ABT 1778 in of Ireland Buried: 8-Sep-1864 in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland Father: Mother: Notes
M Child 1: William DOBBS
+ M Child 2: Henry DOBBS died at age: 76 Born: 1802 in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland Christened: 08-Aug-1802 in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland Immigrated: 23-Jul-1855 in Ship: "COLCHESTER" to Lyttelton via Wellington from Melbourne. (see note 1) Died: 25-Nov-1878 in Fendalton, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Buried: 28-Nov-1878 in St Peters, Riccarton, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Wife: Catherine WEBSTER Wife: Frances TOMLINSON b. ABT 1815 Married: 21-Oct-1848 in Ballyroan, Queens Co. , IRL. Wife: Harriet CLARKE b. 1812 d. 13-Jan-1868 Married: 23-Jul-1861 in St Andrews, Christchurch, CBY, N.Z. Wife: Belinda Louisa KERRIDGE b. 12-Sep-1830 d. 4-Jan-1879 Married: 1-Feb-1868 in St Andrews, Christchurch, CBY, N.Z.
M Child 3: Joseph DOBBS
F Child 4: Sarah DOBBS
M Child 5: George DOBBS Born: in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland Christened: 1-Jan-1808 in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland Died: 7-Dec-1852 in Abbeyleix, Queens County, Ireland Notes
F Child 6: Margaret DOBBS
F Child 7: Frances DOBBS
M Child 8: John DOBBS
? Child 9: /DOBBS/
M Child 10: John DOBBS
F Child 11: Frances DOBBS
? Child 12: /DOBBS/
M Child 13: Collins DOBBS
M Child 14: Arthur DOBBS
Sources: (1) Myra KEAY, DOBBS of Ireland (KEAY/ 2006), KEAY-DOBBS, 21/02/2006. Event Notes Note (1) -n_immi- {18/4/2006. BEP} Nat Archives, ChCh. Ch 287/ICPS 896(1)/1855, CP6 - 'Colchester', Captain ADAMS for Port Coopper. A letter from P. LAURIE in Melbourne to the Superintendant of the Province of Canterbury, 19th June, 1855. The letter asks for financial consideration for these 'assisted' passengers on the 'Colchester'. Other ships a mentioned are 'Gil Blas' and 'Wild Irish Girl'. P. LAURIE states that it is nearly impossible to get more than 1 per person from the passengers for their 8.8s. passage. ARRIVAL: Lyttelton, 1855, DOBBS, Henry, 51, Farmer. Frances, 40, Wife. George, 21, General farm servant. Frances, 19, Household Servant. Charlotte, 18, Household Servant. William, 17, Ploughman. Emma, 13, Household Servant. Maria, 10, Household Servant. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Name Index