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William Duffield

Birthplace: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 11, 1909 (83)
Wistow, SA, Australia
Immediate Family:

Son of John Duffield and Mary Duffield
Husband of Priscilla Duffield
Father of Hannah Hay; William Duffield; Caroline Piggott; John Duffield; Richard Duffield and 2 others
Brother of Mary Ann Jarvis; Richard Abbs Duffield; Sarah Duffield; Robert Duffield; Joseph James Duffield and 7 others

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About William Duffield

Mr. William Duffield, who passed away recently near Bugle Banges, at the age of 84 years, had lived in the Mount Barker district since 1851. He was bom in England, and sailed, with his wife, in the ship Bassoria Merchant (under Captain Edmonds) from London for Melbourne on January 17, 1850. The voyage occupied 23 weeks. After being in Victoria for a year Mr. and Mrs. Duffield came to South Australia and settled on the homestead at Wistow, a name now applied to the settlement in general. Mr. Duffield left a widow (83 years of age), three sons (Messrs. John, William, and Thomas Duffield, farmers, of Willowie), and two daughters (Mrs. R. Piggott, of Willowie; and Mrs. J. H. Harrip, of Wistow). There are 27 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

PERSONAL NEWS. (1909, June 25). The Express and Telegraph (Adelaide, SA : 1867 - 1922), p. 1 Edition: 4 o'clock.. Retrieved January 31, 2016

William and Precilla sailed from England on the ship ship Bussorah Merchant (under Captain Edmonds) from London for Melbourne on January 17, 1850. After a year they moved to South Australia.

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William Duffield's Timeline

May 13, 1826
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
May 31, 1826
Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
July 20, 1848
Norfolk, England
August 14, 1852
SA, Australia
February 24, 1856
Bugle Hut, SA, Australia
March 21, 1858
Wistow, Mount Barker, South Australia, Australia
March 12, 1861
Willowie, SA, Australia
January 27, 1864
Bugle Ranges, SA, Australia
December 17, 1868
Bugle Ranges, SA, Australia