George Flay[1]

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  • Name George Flay  [2
    Born 29 Jun 1829  Appleshaw, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Southbroom Place 
    Occupation Bef 1856  [2
    • Landscape Gardener at Axbridge, Somerset
    Occupation Bef 1856  [2
    • Gardener (Horticulturalist) at Chatsworth in Derbyshire home of the Duke of Devonshire
    Emigration 1856  [2
    • Arrived in Australia aboard "Phoebe Dunbar"
    Fact
    • George and his family were famous for his experimnting with crops suitable for the area
    Fact Jan 1868  [2
    • Arrived at Gympie, Queensland and took up land at Widgee Crossing for Farming
    Religion
    • Huguent descendant ? (French Protestant Church)
    Died 3 Jan 1910  Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
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    Person ID I7798  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father Charles Flay
              b. 20 Oct 1802, Calne, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Oct 1854, Broughton Lane, Melksham, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Hannah Bartlett
              b. Abt 1808, Pewsey, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1825  Pewsey, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F2289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Pine
              b. 1828, Stoke Saint Gregory, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Aug 1852  Bath Register Office, Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Emily Pine Flay
              b. 1853, Bath, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 Apr 1937, Brisbane, Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Catherine Jane Flay
              b. 1854, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lavinia Flay
              b. 30 Jan 1858, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Dec 1946, Bucklands Beach, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Charles Augustus Flay
              b. 14 Oct 1859, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Arthur George Flay
              b. Abt 1861, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Ernest Alfred Flay
              b. 1868, Gympie, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Nov 1931, Gympie, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F2291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jun 1829 - Appleshaw, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Southbroom Place - 6 Jun 1841 - Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1910 - Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire
    1841: England Census for Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire
    HO107 Piece 1184/2 Folio 6 Page 8

    Transcribed 04/11/2017  

    Dwelling Southbroom Place 
    Location Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1184/2 Folio 6 Page 8 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    FLAY Charles 35 Wool Sorter Wiltshire 
    FLAY Hannah 30  Wiltshire 
    FLAY John 13 Wool Sorter's Apprentice England 
    FLAY George 12  England 
    FLAY Ephraim 11  England 
    FLAY Selina 10  England 
    FLAY Matilda  England 
    FLAY Frederic  England 
    FLAY Bethia  England 
    FLAY Rosanna  Wiltshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 1184/2 Folio 6 Page 8) George, 12, was with his parents Charles, 35, Wool Sorter and Hannah, 30, at Southbroom Place, Bishops Cannings, Devizes, Wiltshire, England. With him were his siblings John, 13, Wool Sorter's Apprentice, Ephraim, 11, Selina, 10, Matilda, 8, Frederic, 6, Bethia, 4, and Rosanna, 1. Charles, Hannah and Rosanna were reportedly born in Wiltshire, the rest in England.

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  • Sources 
    1. [S3657] The John Flay Line (Reliability: 3), 25 Apr 2009.
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    2. [S1397] John Flay.

    3. [S5211] HO107 Piece 1184/2 Folio 6 Page 8, HO107 Piece 1184/2 Folio 6 Page 8 (Reliability: 3), 7 May 2010.