Edward Littlejohn Backhouse1

M, #26890, b. 1853, d. 17 Aug 1929
Father*Benjamin Backhouse1 b. 1817, d. 25 Jun 1877
Mother*Isabella Caroline Burder1 b. 3 Oct 1821, d. 1 Jul 1889
Birth*1853 Wethersfield, Essex, England. 
Land-Gembrook*Nov 1882 GEM--109.109A. 309a 2r 25p. Land File 119/49. (on 1892 parish plan). This allotment was once drawn on a plan of Beaconsfield Sawmill & Firewood Co - Tramway Line (drawn by G W Robinson, C.E. 27.11.82) as selected by J Swan, 318a 3r 9p. 
Land-Gembrook*1883Edward Littlejohn Backhouse selected land from the Crown. GEM--109.109G. 17798/54.56
Richard John ROGERS, John WHITE, Edward Littlejohn BACKHOUSE, Jessie SWAN, W BRISBANE ; GEMBROOK ; 109 109G ; 311--0--32
VPRS 5357/P0000, 17798/54.56.2 
Civil Case*1894 1894/2019. The National Bank of Australasia Limited v Edward Littlejohn Backhouse John Burder Backhouse.3 
Marriage*1900 Spouse: Cecilia Thomson. VIC, Australia, #M6628/1900.4
 
Marriage-Notice*28 Jul 1900ENGAGEMENTS. Edward L. Backhouse, Terang, and Cecilia, only daughter of the late Mr. John Thomson, niece and step-daughter of Mrs. Thomson, Dacresfield, Pine-grove, Malvern.5 
Death*17 Aug 1929 Yea, VIC, Australia, #D12718/1929 (Age 76) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella Caroline BURDER.)6 
Death-Notice*20 Aug 1929BACKHOUSE.—On the 17th August (suddenly) at Fernley private hospital, Yea, Edward Littlejohn Backhouse, Solicitor, second surviving son of the late Rev. Benjamin Backhouse; late of Terang.
BACKHOUSE.—Friends of the late Mr. EDWARD LITTLEJOHN BACKHOUSE are informed that his remains will be interred in the St. Kilda Cemetery.
The funeral will leave the residence of his sister (Miss Backhouse), Rochdale, 41 Dixon street, Malvern, THIS DAY (Tuesday, August 20), where a short service will be held at 2.45, thence proceeding to the cemetery at 3 o'clock.
B. MATTHEWS PTY. LTD., Toorak road, South Yarra; and at Caulfield.7 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
7 Apr 1861Scalby Lodge, Scalby, Yorkshire, England(Head of Household) Benjamin Backhouse;
Age 7 - Scholar
Member(s) of Household: Isabella Caroline Backhouse, Benjamin Talworth Paine Backhouse, Arthur Burder Backhouse, John Burder Backhouse, Charles Beddall Backhouse, Samuel Burder Backhouse8

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  2. [S81] Land Records & Parish Maps ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria). 17798/54.56
    Richard John ROGERS, John WHITE, Edward Littlejohn BACKHOUSE, Jessie SWAN, W BRISBANE ; GEMBROOK ; 109 109G ; 311--0--32
    VPRS 5357/P0000, 17798/54.56.
  3. [S34] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Civil Case Files. VPRS 267/P0007, 1894/2019.
  4. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online) "Edwd Littlejohn BACKHOUSE & Cecil THOMSON, #M6628/1900."
  5. [S14] Newspaper - The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic.), Sat 28 Jul 1900, p45
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/139153508
  6. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "Edward Littlejohn BACKHOUSE, #D12718/1929 (Age 76) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella Caroline BURDER), Yea, Australia."
  7. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Tue 20 Aug 1929, p1
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/4031032
  8. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "1861 England Census. RG 9/3620/41/12
    Enummerated at Scalby, Yorkshire.
    Household Members: Benjn Backhouse, Isabella C Backhouse, Benjn F P Backhouse, Arthur B Backhouse, Edwd L Backhouse, John B Backhouse, Chas B Backhouse, Samuel B Backhouse, Saml Backhouse, Mary A E Lawrence, Lydia M Batchelor, Annie G Batchelor, Richd H Brodrick, Joel Brodrick, Henry C Welburn, John Wm Hildyard, Martha Kneeshaw, Mary A Clough, Elizth Boxhill
    Ancestry Record ID: 8767::12066265."
Last Edited4 Oct 2021

John Burder Backhouse1

M, #26891, b. Mar 1856, d. 14 Nov 1935
Father*Benjamin Backhouse1 b. 1817, d. 25 Jun 1877
Mother*Isabella Caroline Burder1 b. 3 Oct 1821, d. 1 Jul 1889
Birth*Mar 1856 Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, Mar Q 1856 (Scarborough) 09d 270. Mother's maiden surname: Burder.2 
Civil Case*1894 1894/2019. The National Bank of Australasia Limited v Edward Littlejohn Backhouse John Burder Backhouse.3 
Death*14 Nov 1935 Stratford, VIC, Australia, John Burder BACKHOUSE, #D18788/1935 (Age 79) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isbla Carol BURDER.)1 
Death-Notice15 Nov 1935BACKHOUSE - On the 14th November, at his residence, Avonlea, Stratford, Gippsland, John Burder, M.B., B.H.B., beloved husband of Emily, and loving father of Vera and Yvonne (Mrs. L. Williams, father-in-law of the Rev. Lewis Williams, late Beech Forest and Brighton.
BACKHOUSE.—The Friends of the late JOHN BURDER BACKHOUSE, M.B., B.H.B., of Avonlea, Stratford, Gippsland, are most respectfully informed that his funeral will arrive at the St. Kilda General Cemetery THIS DAY (Friday) at 4 p.m. J. MONKHOUSE and SON, Funeral Directors, Carpenter street, Brighton. Tel. X1162.4 
Death-Notice*21 Nov 1935BACKHOUSE.—On the 14th November, at his residence, Avonlea, Stratford, Dr. John Burder Backhouse, fourth son of the late Rev. Benjamin Backhouse, and loved brother of Sybil, Arthur Burder, and Samuel Burder.5 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
7 Apr 1861Scalby Lodge, Scalby, Yorkshire, England(Head of Household) Benjamin Backhouse;
Age 5 - Scholar
Member(s) of Household: Isabella Caroline Backhouse, Benjamin Talworth Paine Backhouse, Arthur Burder Backhouse, Edward Littlejohn Backhouse, Charles Beddall Backhouse, Samuel Burder Backhouse6

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "John Burder BACKHOUSE, #D18788/1935 (Age 79) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isbla Carol BURDER), Stratford, Australia."
  2. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "John Burder Backhouse. Mar Q 1856 (Scarborough) 09d 270. Mother's maiden surname: Burder."
  3. [S34] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Civil Case Files. VPRS 267/P0007, 1894/2019.
  4. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Fri 15 Nov 1935, p1
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/11854868
  5. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Thu 21 Nov 1935, p1
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/11856686
  6. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "1861 England Census. RG 9/3620/41/12
    Enummerated at Scalby, Yorkshire.
    Household Members: Benjn Backhouse, Isabella C Backhouse, Benjn F P Backhouse, Arthur B Backhouse, Edwd L Backhouse, John B Backhouse, Chas B Backhouse, Samuel B Backhouse, Saml Backhouse, Mary A E Lawrence, Lydia M Batchelor, Annie G Batchelor, Richd H Brodrick, Joel Brodrick, Henry C Welburn, John Wm Hildyard, Martha Kneeshaw, Mary A Clough, Elizth Boxhill
    Ancestry Record ID: 8767::12066265."
Last Edited4 Oct 2021

Samuel Burder Backhouse

M, #26892, b. Mar 1860, d. 1941
Father*Benjamin Backhouse b. 1817, d. 25 Jun 1877
Mother*Isabella Caroline Burder b. 3 Oct 1821, d. 1 Jul 1889
Birth*Mar 1860 Scalby Lodge, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, Mar Q 1860 (Scarborough) 09d 308. Mother's maiden surname: Burder.1 
Civil Case*1896 1896/1579. Edward Littlejohn Backhouse Samuel Burder Backhouse v H R Parrington.2 
Death*1941 Oakleigh, VIC, Australia, #D117/1941 (Age 80) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella Caroline BURDER.)3 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
7 Apr 1861Scalby Lodge, Scalby, Yorkshire, England(Head of Household) Benjamin Backhouse;
Age 1
Member(s) of Household: Isabella Caroline Backhouse, Benjamin Talworth Paine Backhouse, Arthur Burder Backhouse, Edward Littlejohn Backhouse, John Burder Backhouse, Charles Beddall Backhouse4

Citations

  1. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "Samuel Burder Backhouse. Mar Q 1860 (Scarborough) 09d 308. Mother's maiden surname: Burder."
  2. [S34] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Civil Case Files. VPRS 267/P0007, 1896/1579.
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "Samuel Burder BACKHOUSE, #D117/1941 (Age 80) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella Caroline BURDER), Oakleigh, Australia - born Scarborough, Yorkshire."
  4. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "1861 England Census. RG 9/3620/41/12
    Enummerated at Scalby, Yorkshire.
    Household Members: Benjn Backhouse, Isabella C Backhouse, Benjn F P Backhouse, Arthur B Backhouse, Edwd L Backhouse, John B Backhouse, Chas B Backhouse, Samuel B Backhouse, Saml Backhouse, Mary A E Lawrence, Lydia M Batchelor, Annie G Batchelor, Richd H Brodrick, Joel Brodrick, Henry C Welburn, John Wm Hildyard, Martha Kneeshaw, Mary A Clough, Elizth Boxhill
    Ancestry Record ID: 8767::12066265."
Last Edited4 Oct 2021

Charles Beddall Backhouse1

M, #26893, b. Sep 1857, d. 1875
Father*Benjamin Backhouse1 b. 1817, d. 25 Jun 1877
Mother*Isabella Caroline Burder1 b. 3 Oct 1821, d. 1 Jul 1889
Birth*Sep 1857 Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, Sep Q 1857 (Scarborough) 09d 283. Mother's maiden surname: Burder.1 
Death*1875 VIC, Australia, #D4906/1875 (Age 17) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella BINDER.)2 
Death-Notice*8 Jan 1875BACKHOUSE.—On the 7th inst., at Elwood, of rheumatic fever, Charles Beddall Backhouse, fifth son of Rev. B. Backhouse, of British and Foreign Bible Society, aged 17 years and a half.3 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
7 Apr 1861Scalby Lodge, Scalby, Yorkshire, England(Head of Household) Benjamin Backhouse;
Age 3
Member(s) of Household: Isabella Caroline Backhouse, Benjamin Talworth Paine Backhouse, Arthur Burder Backhouse, Edward Littlejohn Backhouse, John Burder Backhouse, Samuel Burder Backhouse4

Citations

  1. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "Charles Beddall Backhouse. Sep Q 1857 (Scarborough) 09d 283. Mother's maiden surname: Burder."
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "Charles Beddall BACKHOUSE, #D4906/1875 (Age 17) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella BINDER) - born Scar."
  3. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Fri 8 Jan 1875, p1
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/11510270
  4. [S83] UK census - viewed on Ancestry "1861 England Census. RG 9/3620/41/12
    Enummerated at Scalby, Yorkshire.
    Household Members: Benjn Backhouse, Isabella C Backhouse, Benjn F P Backhouse, Arthur B Backhouse, Edwd L Backhouse, John B Backhouse, Chas B Backhouse, Samuel B Backhouse, Saml Backhouse, Mary A E Lawrence, Lydia M Batchelor, Annie G Batchelor, Richd H Brodrick, Joel Brodrick, Henry C Welburn, John Wm Hildyard, Martha Kneeshaw, Mary A Clough, Elizth Boxhill
    Ancestry Record ID: 8767::12066265."
Last Edited4 Oct 2021

Isabel Mary Backhouse1

F, #26894, b. Sep 1865, d. 28 Jul 1952
Father*Benjamin Backhouse1 b. 1817, d. 25 Jun 1877
Mother*Isabella Caroline Burder1 b. 3 Oct 1821, d. 1 Jul 1889
Birth*Sep 1865 Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, Sep Q 1865 (Scarborough) 09d 290. Mother's maiden surname: Burder.1 
Death*28 Jul 1952 Mebourne South, VIC, Australia, #D8903/1952 (Age 87) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella.)2 
Death-Notice*29 Jul 1952BACKHOUSE.— On July 28, Isabel Mary (Sybil), of 41 Dixon-street, Malvern, daughter of the late Benjamin and Isabella Backhouse, aged 87 years.
BACKHOUSE.—The Funeral of the late Miss ISABEL MARY (SYBIL) BACKHOUSE will leave Herbert Kins & son's Funeral Parlor, 35 Glenferrie-road Malvern, TOMORROW after a service commencing at 3.30 p.m., for the St.
Kilda Cemetery.
HERBERT KING & SONS.3 

Citations

  1. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "Isabel Mary Backhouse. Sep Q 1865 (Scarborough) 09d 290. Mother's maiden surname: Burder."
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "Isabel Mary BACKHOUSE, #D8903/1952 (Age 87) (par Benjamin BACKHOUSE & Isabella), Melbourne South, Australia - born Scarborough."
  3. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Tue 29 Jul 1952, p7
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/206211724
Last Edited4 Oct 2021

William Henry Leppitt

M, #26906, b. Jan 1877, d. Dec 1879
Father*John Leppitt b. Jun 1856, d. 14 Apr 1932
Mother*Sarah Ann Angel b. Mar 1855, d. 9 Jul 1934
Birth*Jan 1877 Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, Mar Q 1877 (Newport) 11a 239. Mother's maiden surname: Angel.1 
Christening28 Jan 1877 Llanfihangel Llantarnam, Monmouthshire, Wales.2,3
Death*Dec 1879 Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, William Henry Lippitt
Dec Q 1879 (Newport) 11a 130 (Age 2.)4 

Citations

  1. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "William Henry Lippitt. Mar Q 1877 (Newport) 11a 239. Mother's maiden surname: Angel."
  2. [S50] Miscellaneous Source, "Wales, Monmouthshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KCTV-5W6 : accessed 03 Feb 2014), William Henry Lippith, 1877.
  3. [S204] Find My Past, online unknown url, Monmouthshire Baptisms
    GBPRS/B/914119732/1 page 16
    William Henry Lippitt [par John & Sarah Ann LIPPITT] Abode Cambrian, Labourer. Baptised 28Jan 1877.
  4. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "William Henry Lippitt
    Dec Q 1879 (Newport) 11a 130 (Age 2)."
Last Edited7 Oct 2021

William Alfred Leppitt1

M, #26907, b. Dec 1875, d. Dec 1875
Father*John Leppitt1 b. Jun 1856, d. 14 Apr 1932
Mother*Sarah Ann Angel1 b. Mar 1855, d. 9 Jul 1934
Birth*Dec 1875 Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, Dec Q 1875 (Newport) 11a 208. Mother's maiden surname: Angel.1 
Death*Dec 1875 Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, William Alfred Lippitt
Dec Q 1875 (Newport) 11a 123 (Age 0.)2 

Citations

  1. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "William Alfred Lippitt. Dec Q 1875 (Newport) 11a 208. Mother's maiden surname: Angel."
  2. [S332] UK - General Register Office Indexes "William Alfred Lippitt
    Dec Q 1875 (Newport) 11a 123 (Age 0)."
Last Edited7 Oct 2021

Alfred George Hess

M, #26908, b. 10 Dec 1912
Father*Henry Thomas Hess b. 1879, d. 21 Oct 1918
Mother*Annie Hodgins1 b. 1880, d. 20 Sep 1974
Birth*10 Dec 1912 Prahran, VIC, Australia, #B33724/1912 (par Hy Thos HESS & Annie HODGINS) - as Geo Alfd.2,3 
Birth-Notice*14 Dec 1912HESS.—On the 10th December, at Nurse Hollande's, "Waan Yarra," private hospital, Hornby-street, Windsor, to Annie and Henry Thomas Hess, Port Melbourne—a son.4 
Education*6 Oct 1919 State School 2560, Upper Beaconsfield, VIC, Australia. Left District 12 Nov 1919.5 
Death-Notice*20 Apr 2002Possible death: HESS. - George Alfred. On Apr. 19, 2002 Dearest husband of Margaret, loved father of Rosita and Peter, fond father-in-law of Peter, loving Poppa of Tammy, Angela, David, Sherelle, Sue-Anne and Bonny. In loving memory.6 

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  2. [S25] School Records - Beaconsfield North 2560.
  3. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online) "Geo Alfd HESS, #D33724/1912 (par Hy Thos HESS & Annie HODGINS), Prahran, Vic, Australia."
  4. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Sat 14 Dec 1912, p5
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/203319802
  5. [S25] School Records - Beaconsfield North 2560: Pupil 75. Alfred George Hess, born 10 Dec 1912, admitted 6 Oct 1919. Previously at Murrumbeena. Annie Hess, Upper Beaconsfield, domestic duties. Left District 12 Nov 1919.
  6. [S13] Newspaper - Herald Sun (Melbourne, Vic.), 13 Apr 2002
    online https://www.heraldsun.com.au/tributes/melbourne/
Last Edited7 Oct 2021

Annie Hodgins1

F, #26909, b. 1880, d. 20 Sep 1974
Probate (Will)* Annie Hess, Residence: Parkville, Death Date: 20 Sep 1974, Occupation: Widow, Grant Date: 9 Dec 1974.2 
Married NameHess. 
Birth*1880 Dubbo, NSW, Australia.1 
Marriage*1911 Spouse: Henry Thomas Hess. VIC, Australia, #M2903/1911.3
 
Widow21 Oct 1918Annie Hodgins became a widow upon the death of her husband Henry Thomas Hess.4 
Death*20 Sep 1974 Parkville, VIC, Australia, #D24069/1974 (Age 94) [par William HODGINS & Phoebe JONES].5 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1912Liddiard Street, Auburn, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry Thomas Hess.6
1913Liddiard Street, Auburn, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties (with Marie Helena HESS).7
bt 1914 - 191517 Hardy Street, South Yarra, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties.8,9

Family

Henry Thomas Hess b. 1879, d. 21 Oct 1918
Child 1.Alfred George Hess1 b. 10 Dec 1912

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  2. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria).
  3. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "Hy Thos HESS, #D12257/1918 (Age 39) (par Phillip Wm HESS & Marie Helena), Cheltnm, Australia."
  5. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D24069/1974 - born Dubbo New South Wales."
  6. [S112] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1912.
  7. [S113] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1913.
  8. [S114] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1914.
  9. [S115] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1915.
Last Edited7 Oct 2021
 

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