About George Rossiter
George ROSSITER and Sarah ROSSITER nee DROWER lived in City Road, Hackney, London in the early 1800's.
They had seven children., Joseph Cartwright, George Frederick, Edwin Augustus, Augustus Charlotte, Mary Ann and another Mary Ann.
Joseph Cartwright ROSSITER came to Australia before 1850 and established a tailoring business in George Street Sydney. He returned to England about 1860
George Frederick ROSSITER and his wife Hannah and their five children arrived Sydney about 1857. He was a tailor too. George and Hannah made their home in Newtown in Sydney. Their sons Frederick, George and Edwin and their daughter established themselves around Sydney. However their son Walter settled in the township of Old Adaminaby which was drowned when Lake Edgecumbe was formed during the construction of the Snowy Mountains Irrigation Scheme.
Edwin Augustus ROSSITER came to Australia too but little is known of him.