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Lydia POST

Female 1797 - 1845  (47 years)    Has 2 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Lydia POST  [1, 2
    Relationshipwith Rodney VOJVODICH
    Birth 26 Mar 1797  Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptism 26 Mar 1797  Horsted Keynes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Immigration: Arr. 20 Aug 1842  Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Per "Simon Taylor" with husband 
    AKA Eliza 
    Residence 1845  Redcliffe, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Mar 1845  Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • L34-398
    Death 10 Mar 1845  Redcliffe, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Cancer of the uterus. 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Edward POST,   b. 19 Feb 1769, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED  (Father) 
    Mary UNKNOWN,   b. 1775, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Mother) 
    Person ID I947  MyBradyTree
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2024 

    Father Edward POST,   b. 19 Feb 1769, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED 
    Mother Mary UNKNOWN,   b. 1775, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage UNKNOWN 
    Family ID F614  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors William BACKSHALL,   b. 25 Feb 1787, East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Feb 1863, East Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years) 
    Marriage 7 Oct 1820  West Hoathly, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • He signed, she made her mark.
      Marraige was by banns and neither witness has either of their surnames.
    Children 
    +1. Ruben BACKSHALL,   b. 1 Jan 1821, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Mar 1860, Greenough Flats, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 39 years)
    Sarah Ellen SMITH  m. 5 Sep 1849
    +2. Frederick William BACKSHALL,   b. 16 Mar 1823, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Jan 1881, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 57 years)
    Janet DENT  m. 1 Nov 1853
    +3. Eliza BACKSHALL,   b. Between 1825 and 1826, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 3 Jul 1906, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 81 years)
    Samuel Bidgood Hole DUFFIELD  m. 3 Feb 1846
    +4. George BACKSHALL,   b. 8 Apr 1827, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Jul 1869, Irwin, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 42 years)
    Mary Jane BRANDIS  m. 30 Dec 1862
    +5. Caroline BACKSHALL,   b. 1830, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Apr 1905, Catford, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)
    Joseph Charles FARMANER  m. 24 Apr 1846
    +6. Edward BACKSHALL,   b. Between 1831 and 1832, East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1881, Normanville, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 50 years)
    Mary HEFFERON  m. 2 Sep 1856
     7. Harriet BACKSHALL,   b. 1834, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. DECEASED
    +8. John BACKSHALL,   b. 11 Aug 1835, Rye, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 11 Aug 1917, Highgate Hill, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years)
    Elizabeth Ann MUNNS  m. 1871
    +9. Fanny BACKSHALL,   b. 10 Sep 1841, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 May 1908 (Age 66 years)
    George BUDD  m. 16 Feb 1862;   Vincent KING  m. 1882;   Henry WILLIAMS  m. Aft 1882
    Family ID F453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2024 

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 26 Mar 1797 - Rye, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 26 Mar 1797 - Horsted Keynes, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 7 Oct 1820 - West Hoathly, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration: Arr. - Per "Simon Taylor" with husband - 20 Aug 1842 - Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1845 - Redcliffe, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - Mar 1845 - Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Cause: Cancer of the uterus. - 10 Mar 1845 - Redcliffe, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Ships
    Simon Taylor
    Simon Taylor

  • Notes 
    • Death:1845? see notes, Hawkhurst
      Death Memo:LDS Australian Vital Records ref 154
      Burial:1845, East Perth Cemetery

      1841 census, age 40, but rounded down.

      Arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on the "Simon Taylor" on 20 August 1842. Quarantined for 16 days. Age given as 45, which is consistant with birth year of 1795.

      LDS Australian Vital Records ref 154 is for Lydia age 48 dying at Hawkhurst, Western Australia, father's name William. Age is correct but father's name is not. But her husband's name was William.
      Judy Weggelaar says that the cause of death was cancer of the uterus.

  • Reference  Darryl Brady. "Lydia POST". Brady Family Tree in Western Australia. https://www.bradyfamilytree.org/genealogy/getperson.php?personID=I947&tree=BRADY2008 (accessed February 27, 2024).

  • Sources 
    1. [S685] weggs-at-iinet.net.au, Rags & Judy Weggelaar (nee Dyer).

    2. [S748] salrobinson-at-btinternet.com, Sally Robinson.

    3. [S114] Cemetery - East Perth, BACKSHELL Lydia http://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/search-genealogical-results/7820-backshell.html.