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Lost and found in Australia

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  • John Greaves, 156 (1823 - 1891)
    John George Greaves Birth 21 Oct 1823 Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, UK Death: 6 Feb 1891, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia Parents John Greaves and Elizabeth Holt Wife: Edith Foster
  • Felix Foster (1808 - 1888)
    Felix Foster Immigration to Australia Record found on son Felix, aged 8 at arrival. Arrival Date: 22 Aug 1844 Arrival Port: Port Phillip Bay, Australia Departure Port: London Cork Ship: L...
  • John Dufhy (c.1880 - d.)
    John Difhy or possibly Duthy Occupation: Collier Birth: estimated before 1888 Arrival: John left England on the 5th of March 1909 for Adelaide as a single man Please see document
  • Margaret "Maggie" Hacking (1889 - 1962)
    Margaret Ellen Hacking Baptism Name:Margaret Ellen Hacking Birth Date:30 Jan 1889 Baptism Date:17 Mar 1889 Parish:Lancaster, St Mary, Lancashire, England Father:John Hacking occupation: N...
  • John Dane (1810 - 1882)
    John Dane Birth: 7 January 1810. Parents: John Dane and Margaret Humphries. Wife: Mary Hayes on 23 February 1834 in Madras, Madras, India. Death: 30 April 1882 at age 72. He was commi...

Lost and found in Australia

This project is designed to re-unite families to lost individuals on the tree. How many of us had that "Uncle" or "Best Mate of Dads" that did not seem to have any family? How many times in your research do you find someone, who, is a mystery, you want to add him to the tree, but, have no idea where he/she belongs.

This is a way to honour that person, and, a place where others can search to find their lost relative. If you have known them, a chance to share those times with those who did not have the chance.

How to add an individual.

  1. To add an individual, you can simply add another child to your father, and, then, delete the relationship. This will cause that individual to be isolated from your family, and, then you can fill in their details on the profile.
  2. Once you have all the details filled in, add the individual to this project. See here how to add a profile to a project.

At times we will leave a "spare" individual profile in the project that may be edited by you to add a new person. They will be called "Lost In Australia1" and so on.

The persons added to the project MUST be deceased, and the profile MUST be set to public.

What to do when you find someone here.

  1. If you find someone here who belongs to your tree, then contact the profile manager, who, hopefully will know this person, and can assist verification.
  2. Once you are sure that person belongs to your family, merge them to your tree, and contact us to remove them from the project.

The past is the past, and a time for healing is now. Thank you in advance for your contributions to this worthy project.

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