William CROSBY1

(c 1833 - 1910)
William CROSBY was born circa 1833.2

He married Sarah Eliza GIBLIN in Hobart, Tasmania, on 14 February 1857.1,3

William died in February 1910 in Hobart, Tasmania. He was buried on 25 February 1910 at the Cornelian Bay Cemetery in Hobart.2

Family

Sarah Eliza GIBLIN (c 1834 - 1929)
Children

Citations

  1. [S179] Tasmanian Archives & Heritage Office, including Colonial Tasmanian Family Links Database, at http://www.linc.tas.gov.au
  2. [S686] Tasmanian Southern Cemeteries database, at http://www.millingtons.com.au/cemetery-records-search/, Cornelian Bay, Church of England, Section F, site 19; record 1B16794, aged 77.
  3. [S760] Newspaper - The Mercury, Tasmania, Marriage notices, 18 Feb 1857.
  4. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Death Reg. No. 5139/1938, aged 78.
  5. [S1048] Cemetery Marker - , Melbourne General Cemetery, Church of England Section L, plot 486/487.
  6. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Death Reg. No. 10909/1916, aged 37.

William Mansell Bell CROSBY1

(1869 - 1918)
Father*William CROSBY1 b. c 1833, d. 1910
Mother*Sarah Eliza GIBLIN1 b. c 1834, d. 1929
William Mansell Bell CROSBY was born in 1869 in Hobart, Tasmania.1

William died on 6 November 1918 in Melbourne, Victoria.2,3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S179] Tasmanian Archives & Heritage Office, including Colonial Tasmanian Family Links Database, at http://www.linc.tas.gov.au
  2. [S760] Newspaper - The Mercury, Tasmania, Death notices, 7 Nov 1918.
  3. [S179] Tasmanian Archives & Heritage Office, including Colonial Tasmanian Family Links Database, at http://www.linc.tas.gov.au, Supreme Court Eccleseastical Jurisdiction, will #12310.
  4. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Death Reg. No. 13969/1918, aged 49.
  5. [S1048] Cemetery Marker - , Melbourne General Cemetery, Church of England Section L, plot 486/487.

Agnes CROSS1

(c 1836 - )
Father*John CROSS1 b. c 1799
Mother*Agnes DORROCH1 b. c 1806, d. c 1850
Agnes CROSS was born in Lanarkshire circa 1836.1
The siblings Isabella, Frances, Margaret, John, Agnes, Amelia, George and Elizabeth were listed in the 1841 census at 114 Bath St in Barony, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, with their parents, John CROSS and Agnes DORROCH.1

Citations

  1. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, Scottish GRO 622/00 054/00 007.

Agnes Durroch CROSS1

(1871 - 1959)
Father*Frederick CROSS1 b. 1842, d. 1910
Mother*Elizabeth SMITH1 b. c 1842
Agnes Durroch CROSS was born in New Zealand on 24 April 1871.1

She claimed descendancy from the Duke of Wellington and/or a sister of the painter Eugene Delacroix, but her actual proven ancestry destroys this story.

She married Arthur William MORRIS, son of Arthur William MORRIS and Janet (Jessie) MOODIE, at St Stephen's Church in Fairlie, Canterbury, on 21 July 1902.2,3,4,5

She was widowed at age 51 on the death of her husband Arthur on 24 March 1923.2,6

Agnes died on 13 June 1959 in Christchurch, Canterbury, at age 88.7 She was buried in June 1959 at the St Peter's Anglican churchyard, (SE corner).8
Grave - Agnes MORRIS (nee CROSS)(1871-1959), St Peter's churchyard, Christchurch, NZ

Family

Arthur William MORRIS (1863 - 1923)
Children
ChartsWilliam Morries descendancy
Thomas Mudie (Moodie) (1776-?) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1871/35474, daughter of Frederick CROSS and Elizabeth.
  2. [S1] Manuscript - Journal of A W Morris, Family Register on page 519.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 4595.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1902/4664.
  5. [S333] Newspaper - Otago Witness, issue of 30 Jul 1902, issue 2524, p43, col 3, Marriages.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1923/3544, aged 57.
  7. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1959/24760, aged 88.
  8. [S132] Cemetery Marker - Arthur William Morris / Arthur Morris / Agnes Darrock Cross, St Peter's Anglican, Christchurch, NZ.

Albert CROSS1

(c 1847 - )
Father*John CROSS1 b. c 1799
Mother*Agnes DORROCH1 b. c 1806, d. c 1850
Albert CROSS was born circa 1847 in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.1
The siblings Frances, Margaret, John, Amelia, George, Elizabeth, Frederick, Henry, Edward, Albert and Charles were listed in the 1851 census at Mavisbank Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, with their father John CROSS.1
He was listed as the brother of John CROSS in the 1861 Census at Arden Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.2

Citations

  1. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/00 056/00 039.
  2. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/02 016/00 001.

Amelia CROSS1

(c 1838 - )
Father*John CROSS1 b. c 1799
Mother*Agnes DORROCH1 b. c 1806, d. c 1850
Amelia CROSS was born in Strathaven, Lanarkshire, circa 1838.1,2
The siblings Isabella, Frances, Margaret, John, Agnes, Amelia, George and Elizabeth were listed in the 1841 census at 114 Bath St in Barony, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, with their parents, John CROSS and Agnes DORROCH.1
The siblings Frances, Margaret, John, Amelia, George, Elizabeth, Frederick, Henry, Edward, Albert and Charles were listed in the 1851 census at Mavisbank Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, with their father John CROSS.2
She was listed as the sister of John CROSS in the 1861 Census at Arden Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.3

Citations

  1. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, Scottish GRO 622/00 054/00 007.
  2. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/00 056/00 039.
  3. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/02 016/00 001.

Charles Edmund CROSS1

(c 1849 - )
Father*John CROSS1 b. c 1799
Mother*Agnes DORROCH1 b. c 1806, d. c 1850
Charles Edmund CROSS was born circa 1849 in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.1
The siblings Frances, Margaret, John, Amelia, George, Elizabeth, Frederick, Henry, Edward, Albert and Charles were listed in the 1851 census at Mavisbank Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, with their father John CROSS.1
He was listed as the brother of John CROSS in the 1861 Census at Arden Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.2

Citations

  1. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/00 056/00 039.
  2. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/02 016/00 001.

Charles Edward CROSS1

(1876 - 1943)
Father*Frederick CROSS1 b. 1842, d. 1910
Mother*Elizabeth SMITH1 b. c 1842
Charles Edward CROSS was born in 1876 in New Zealand.1

Charles died in 1943 in New Zealand.2

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1876/2537, son of Frederick CROSS and Elizabeth.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1943/22542, aged 67.

Edward CROSS1

(c 1846 - )
Father*John CROSS1 b. c 1799
Mother*Agnes DORROCH1 b. c 1806, d. c 1850
Edward CROSS was born circa 1846 in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.1
The siblings Frances, Margaret, John, Amelia, George, Elizabeth, Frederick, Henry, Edward, Albert and Charles were listed in the 1851 census at Mavisbank Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, with their father John CROSS.1
He was listed as the brother of John CROSS in the 1861 Census at Arden Cottage in Airdrie, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, and was a mercantile clerk.2

Citations

  1. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/00 056/00 039.
  2. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, Scottish GRO 651/02 016/00 001.

Eleanora Gordon CROSS1

(1867 - 1946)
Father*Frederick CROSS1 b. 1842, d. 1910
Mother*Elizabeth SMITH1 b. c 1842
Eleanora Gordon CROSS was born on 7 February 1867 in New Zealand.1,2

She married Frank Berry STANDISH at Holy Trinity Church in Christchurch, Canterbury, on 11 September 1888.3,4

Eleanora died on 18 April 1946 in Alameda, California, at age 79.5

Family

Frank Berry STANDISH (1860 - 1944)
Child

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1867/27767, daughter of Frederick CROSS and Elizabeth.
  2. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, California Death Index 1940-97; this gives date of 7 Feb 1869, but clearly the year is wrong.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1888/2374.
  4. [S964] Newspaper - Akaroa Mail, issue of 21 Sep 1888, Vol XVI, issue 1271, p2, col 2.
  5. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, California Death Index 1940-97.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1889/9661, daughter of Frank Berry STANDISH and Eleanor Gordon.