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4. Elizabeth Ackerly ROBINS chr 17 Jan 1813 St Gluvias Cornwall d/o William/Jane [IGI] arrived Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) in 1833. Died? married before 1840 in Tasmania to Henry LEWIS (not found)

Two children of Henry LEWIS and Elizabeth Ackerley ROBINS:

Probably other children born in Tasmania.

1. Henry LEWIS born abt 1840 Hobart Town VDL, lived most of his life in Victoria which could mean that he came to Victoria as a child in the 1840s with his parents but their deaths have not been found in Victoria.
Henry LEWIS d 16 Jul 1881 aged 41 yrs Creswick Hospital as a result of injuries in a claim, A Coronial Inquiry gives an account of the mining accident.
Henry LEWIS mining accident 4 Jul 1881, Killed, Married, 41 yrs, 1 child, Residence: Ballarat, Place of Accident: Creswick [Dave Evans Index of Mining Accidents, CIR, Dig Evans]
Occupations: 1866 Servant, 1866 Splitter, 1866 Miner, 1872 Miner, 1877 Miner, 1878 Brickmaker, 1881 Miner
Creswick Shire Rate Books
23 Jan 1866 LEWIS Henry, Tenement & Land, Spring Gully, Miner
16 Dec 1873 LEWIS Henry, Tenetment & Land, Spring Gully NAV £3, No 46
22 Dec 1874 LEWIS Henry crossed out, Richard PHILLIPS, Miner, new owner, NAV £6, No 45
14 Jan 1881 no LEWIS Henry

Henry LEWIS bp Hobart Town, Tasmania, m 1866 Harriet SEDDON bp Hobart Town, Tasmania. [Vic 3465]
Harriet SEDDON was born abt 1842 Hobart Town d/o Thomas SEDDON/Mary HURST.
Harriet LEWIS d 22 Apr 1907 aged 63 yrs at 67 McIvor Road Bendigo [Vic 3624] bur 23 Apr 1907 White Hills Cemetery C of E.

Children of Henry LEWIS and Harriet SEDDON

2. Thomas LEWIS b abt 1842 Van Diemen's Land s/o Henry LEWIS/Elizabeth Ackerly ROBINS. (Have included this family on the strength of a family story about record Melbourne Cup winning jockey Bobbie LEWIS being a relative, but relationship not known.)
Thomas LEWIS (b abt 1829) d 1907 aged 78 yrs Caulfield s/o Thomas William LEWIS/unknown [Vic 7651]
Thomas LEWIS age 78 yrs bur 21 Jul 1907 St Kilda Cemetery [C of E, Section D, Grave 782]
Thomas LEWIS m Martha Ann MILLER (no information about the marriage of this couple)
Martha MILLER b 21 Aug 1843, chr 17 Jun 1852 Saint Thomas, Stepney, Middlesex, Greater London, England d/o William Charles MILLER/Elizabeth (SIPTHORP) [IGI Batch number C067881 extracted from parish records]
Martha LEWIS d 1896 aged 52 yrs Malvern d/o Charles MULLER (MILLER) and Elizabeth SEPTHLOE (SIPTHORP) [Vic 6659]
Martha LEWIS 53 yrs bur 20 Jun 1896 St Kilda Cemetery [C of E, Section D, Grave 782]

William Charles MILLER and Elizabeth SIPTHORP/SIBTHORP
Children of Thomas LEWIS and Martha MILLER
William ROBINS m 1807 Jenefer/Jane ROBINS

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