|hide||Lineage, Gallery : Added photos of Eduard Espenhahn to the Gallery and to Florence Mary's page. Copied from espenhahn-stiftung.de.|
Added marriage location to Thomas & Sarah Hall (West Drayton, Mdx).
|3-Sep-2016||Lineage : Fixed typo in Summary for death date of Sophia Tilbury (1939 -> 1839).|
Corrected wife of William Henry Hopkins (son of Eleanor and William) to match Family Tree (Mary Ann Shepherd -> Mary Jeffery).
General : For Sale: James Tilbury is selling his 240-acre freehold peninsula in Fiji.
|20-May-2016||General : For anyone who's interested in the idyllic lifestyle that Fiji has to offer, James Tilbury is retiring from his prawn and crab farm and selling his 240-acre freehold peninsula in Fiji. Details are available at http://www.forsalefiji.com.|
|12-Apr-2016||Lineage, Gallery : Updated birth and death dates for Friedrich Eduard (Edward) Espenhahn.|
Added photo of Abraham Wivell to Harriet and Gallery, courtesy Bob Freeman, wivell.info.
|1-Feb-2016||Lineage : Further investigation of Sophia Emma: added day of birth, Sophia Emma as a possible landowner in Sydney; updated details of Thomas & Sophia re Hanwell parish records and day of arrival of Ivanhoe in Melbourne.|
Updated pages of Henry, Robert and William to reflect that they'd been in a partnership that was dissolved 1845.
|31-Jan-2016||Lineage, Articles : Added detail to lives of George & Dulcie nee Blacket. Corrected George's age at marriage.|
Added 'Reminisences of a Quirister' to Articles, courtesy Winchester College.
Added Probate details for Clive William.
Confirmed Sarah Elizabeth Gardner as Esther's sister. Added details and adjusted Gardners' year of arrival to about 1855.
|28-Jan-2016||Lineage, Gallery : Updated details of Augustus Tilbury and added a photo, courtesy Winchester College.|
Added photos of Ernest Tilbury, also courtesy Winchester College.
Fixed bug in display of each series of photos (extra photo at end).
|22-Jan-2016||Reference, Gallery, Lineage : Ryerson Index of Tilbury Deaths added to Reference.|
Photos of Alresford added to Rabnetts.
Added watermarks to photos and renamed them in an attempt to thwart scraper bots.
|17-Jan-2016||Lineage : Watters: Updated places, dates of death for Ettie nee Tilbury & John Campbell Watters. Updated dates of death for James Campbell, Agnes Harriet Cadell nee Walker and Donald Tilbury Watters. Added details of Ettie's involvement in a drowning at Emu Park.|
Added will and probate details for James Thompson and Esther Tilbury nee Gardner.
|15-Jan-2016||Lineage, Snippets, Reference : Newspaper photo of Clive William Tilbury (1885-1915) added to Gallery and to his Lineage page, along with more war record details.|
Obituaries for Justice Robert Hope, Prof. Ralph Blacket and Nick Vine Hall added to Snippets.
County Map of England & Wales added to Reference.
Site : New site! The site is now slightly more retina- & mobile-friendly and it should also be easier to wander around in. The branch of Edward (1842-1915), son of Thomas (1802-1875) has been expanded but needs more work. Many changes have been made to the site content, primarily in the Lineage section.
Changes are too numerous to list but in summary:
Sophia Rabnett's birthdate updated to 1806.
Immigration records found for Espenhans migrating to USA.
|2-Jun-2012||Site : Alan Tilbury of England and I tried an experiment by combining our sites into one. We both found it a bit restrictive so we've gone back to our old sites.|
Lineage: Further information has been added to the family of John Campbell Watters and Esther Sophia Tilbury (1878-1976) - John's parents and siblings in Scotland and the family's links to Aramac. The page of Lloyd David Tilbury (1919-1993) contains a section on The Grahames. This section has been updated and includes more information on parents and children: Grahames, Thompsons, Lees.
Background: Documents relating to the history of Aramac have been added to Reference Material.
Gallery : Photos added of Hockings boys upon their enlistments for the Royal Australian Air Force: Edwin (1940), George (1941) and Thomas (1942), with links to the detail page for Blanche Molenaar Hockings nee Tilbury.
Certificates: More certificates have been added to the Certificates page and the related detail pages: