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  • Name KING, Joseph 
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    Born 31 Jul 1814  Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Christened 25 Aug 1814  Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Easton, Great, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    25, Ag Lab 
    1841 census of Great Easton, Leicestershire
    1841 census of Great Easton, Leicestershire
    KING
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Uppingham, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Head, 37, Shepherd 
    1851 census in Horninghold
    1851 census in Horninghold
    (KING) - part 1
    Emigration Leicester, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Aboard the "British Empire" (assisted) 
    Immigration 8 Mar 1853  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Aboard the "British Empire" (assisted) 
    Immigration record of the KING family
    Immigration record of the KING family
    8 Mar 1853
    Election 1856  Kelp street, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Labourer 
    1856 election in Warrnambool
    1856 election in Warrnambool
    (KING)
    Newspaper article 8 May 1857  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Tender for Allansford Rd. 
    Tender for Allansford Rd.
    Tender for Allansford Rd.
    The Warrnambool Examiner
    8 May 1857
    Page 2
    Newspaper article 12 May 1857  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Tender awarded 
    Tender awarded
    Tender awarded
    The Warrnambool Examiner
    12 May 1857
    Page 2
    Newspaper article 29 Sep 1857  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Donation to Benevolent Asylum 
    Donation to Benevolent Asylum
    Donation to Benevolent Asylum
    The Warrnambool Examiner
    29 Sep 1857
    Page 2
    Newspaper article 27 Aug 1858  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Offer to Grub streets 
    Offer to Grub streets
    Offer to Grub streets
    The Warrnambool Examiner
    27 Aug 1858
    Page 2
    Newspaper article 3 Sep 1858  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Tender lost Grubbing 
    Tender lost Grubbing
    Tender lost Grubbing
    The Warrnambool Examiner
    3 Sep 1858
    Page 2
    Newspaper article 22 Apr 1859  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Pound tender lost 
    Pound tender lost
    Pound tender lost
    The Warrnambool Examiner
    22 Apr 1859
    Page 2
    Newspaper article 12 Apr 1867  Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Donation to Benevolent Asylum 
    Donation to Benevolent Asylum
    Donation to Benevolent Asylum
    The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878)
    12 Apr 1867
    Page 3
    Reference Number w4k_36 
    Died 11 Jun 1885  Russell's Creek, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Cause: Conjestion of the Lungs 
    Death certificate of Joseph KING
    Death certificate of Joseph KING
    11 Jun 1885
    Buried 12 Jun 1885  C of E (Esc), section 18, grave 013; Warrnambool Cemetery, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16
    Joseph and Elizabeth KING
    Joseph and Elizabeth KING
    (nee GILBY)
    Plot: Ce (Esc) 18, #013
    Person ID I941  We 4 Kings
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2020 

    Father KING, John .,   b. 23 Aug 1785, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 12 Apr 1870, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother WILLIAMS, Susannah .,   c. 3 Apr 1785, Bisbrooke, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 3 Feb 1875, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1806  Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Family ID F452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GILBY, Elizabeth .,   c. 29 Jul 1814, St James Church, Gretton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1876, Russell's Creek, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 5 Aug 1833  St James Church, Gretton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19
    Type: by banns 
    Children 
     1. KING, John,   b. 1834, Leicester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Putative]
    +2. KING, Emelia,   c. 30 Jun 1837, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. KING, Elizabeth,   c. 26 Apr 1840, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
     4. KING, Frederick,   c. 26 Apr 1840, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 31 March 1851, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 10 years)
    +5. KING, Matilda,   b. 15 Sep 1842, Uppingham, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1908, Dunolly, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +6. KING, Susannah,   b. 19 Dec 1846, Allaston, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1901, 18 Hodgkinson street, Clifton Hill, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    +7. KING, Llewellyn .,   b. 15 Apr 1849, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1919, Russell's Creek, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +8. KING, Sarah,   c. 22 Jun 1852, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
    +9. KING, George,   c. 22 Jun 1852, Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1882, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years)
    +10. KING, Mary Jane,   b. 1855, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941, Penshurst, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +11. KING, Joseph William,   b. 1859, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jul 1814 - Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 25 Aug 1814 - Great Easton, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Type: by banns - 5 Aug 1833 - St James Church, Gretton, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 25, Ag Lab - 6 Jun 1841 - Easton, Great, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Head, 37, Shepherd - 30 Mar 1851 - Uppingham, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - Aboard the "British Empire" (assisted) - - Leicester, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - Aboard the "British Empire" (assisted) - 8 Mar 1853 - Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElection - Labourer - 1856 - Kelp street, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Tender for Allansford Rd. - 8 May 1857 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Tender awarded - 12 May 1857 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Donation to Benevolent Asylum - 29 Sep 1857 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Offer to Grub streets - 27 Aug 1858 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Tender lost Grubbing - 3 Sep 1858 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Pound tender lost - 22 Apr 1859 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper article - Donation to Benevolent Asylum - 12 Apr 1867 - Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Conjestion of the Lungs - 11 Jun 1885 - Russell's Creek, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Jun 1885 - C of E (Esc), section 18, grave 013; Warrnambool Cemetery, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S365] Great Easton parish register, Life..., (www.parishchest.com).
      Given: Joseph
      Surname: King
      Sex: M
      Record: CHR
      Day: 25
      Month: AUG
      Year: 1814
      Father's Name: John
      Mother's Name: Susannah
      Notes: labourer Easton Magna

    2. [S48] Census returns of England and Wales, 1841, Great Britain. Census Office, (Public Records Office, London.).
      Parish of: Great Easton
      Enumeration Schedule.
      ===================
      HO107/589/10
      ===================
      Place Houses
      Names Age Profession Where Born (same county)
      John King 55 Ag Lab y
      Susannah King 55 n
      Job King 20 Shoe m y
      Uriah 15 Tailor y
      Joseph 25 Ag Lab y

    3. [S46] Census returns of England and Wales, 1851, Great Britain. Census Office, (Public Records Office, London.).
      Parish of Horninghold, Leicestershire

      11

      NAME RELATION CONDITION AGE RANK WHERE BORN
      Joseph King head Mar 37 Shepherd Great Easton, Leicestershire,
      Elizabeth King Wife D/O 37 Ther Guittone, Northamptonshire
      Eliza Daur 9 Allaston, Leicestershire
      Sarah d/o 7 " "
      Susannah d/o 4 " "
      Llewellyn Son U 2 " "

    4. [S158] Register of Assisted Migrants from the U.K. [Microform copy of VPRS 14], Public Record Office Victoria, (Series VPRS 3502).
      "British Empire"
      Nominal List

      No.: 70
      Name: Joseph King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Read & Write
      Age: 37
      By Whom Engaged: Mr. I. Hactie
      Address: Corangamite
      Date:
      Wages: 90 pound
      Term 12 months
      With or Without Rations: With
      -----------------------------------------
      No.: 71
      Name: Elizabeth King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Read & Write
      Age: 37
      By Whom Engaged:
      -----------------------------------------
      No.: 72
      Name: Matilda King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Neither
      Age: 12
      By Whom Engaged:
      -----------------------------------------
      No.: 73
      Name: Sarah King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Neither
      Age: 8
      By Whom Engaged:
      -----------------------------------------
      No.: 74
      Name: Susan King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Neither
      Age: 6
      By Whom Engaged:
      -----------------------------------------
      No.: 75
      Name: Llewellen King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Neither
      Age: 3
      By Whom Engaged:
      -----------------------------------------
      No.: 76
      Name: George King
      Calling:
      Native Country: Leicester
      Religious Denomination: Church of England
      Education: Neither
      Age: 1
      By Whom Engaged:
      -----------------------------------------

    5. [S73] Victorian Electoral Roll - 1856, (The State Library of Victoria), fiche 032, entry 255, 1856.
      WARRNAMBOOL
      --------------------------------------------
      No. 254
      Name and Surname of Voter: King, Frederick Alfred
      Place of Abode: Lava street
      Occupation: Herdsman
      Nature of qualification: household
      Description or Particulars of Qualification: J.Gruster, owner
      --------------------------------------------
      No. 255
      Name and Surname of Voter: King, Joseph
      Place of Abode: Kelp Street
      Occupation: Labourer
      Nature of qualification: household
      Description or Particulars of Qualification: H. Hughes owner
      --------------------------------------------
      No. 256
      Name and Surname of Voter: King, Thomas
      Place of Abode: Koroit Street
      Occupation: Carter
      Nature of qualification: freehold
      Description or Particulars of Qualification: Land and tenements, Koroit Street
      --------------------------------------------
      No. 257
      Name and Surname of Voter: King, Thomas
      Place of Abode: Woodford
      Occupation: Government police
      Nature of qualification: freehold
      Description or Particulars of Qualification: Land and tenements, Koroit Street

    6. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 2 Column 3, 8 May 1857.
      The following tenders were received for forming and metaling a portion of the Allansford Road, near Goodall's Farm:-
      J.Ganter, $205, 0s, 0d
      Joseph King, $252, 9s, 8d.
      Metaling 14s per cubic yard.
      Earthwork, 1s, 10 1/2d, per cubic yard.
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~8 May 1857~~Page 2

    7. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 2, 12 May 1857.
      The following tenders were read for work northward of Nicol's Bridge:-
      W. H. McKernin &194
      James Grantor &155
      Joseph King &135
      The tender of Joseph King as accepted, &25 per cent of the money to be retained in hand, for the due completion of the contract, instead of sureties being accepted
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~12 May 1857~~Page 2

    8. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 2, 29 Sep 1857.
      DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE:
      ----
      Benevolent Asylum.- The Treasurer begs to acknowledge receipt of one pound, in aid of the above institution, from Mr. Joseph King, Russell's Creek.
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~29 Sep 1857~~Page 2

    9. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 2, 27 Aug 1858.
      MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
      Wednesday August 25, 1858
      Presedent - The Chairman, Councellors
      Davidson, Walsh, Dobson, and Mickie
      Minutes
      ...
      Correspondence.
      The following letters were read:-
      ...
      From Joseph King offering to grub and clear the streets north and east of the Botanical Gardens.
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~17 Aug 1858~~Page 2

    10. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 2, 3 Sep 1858.
      TENDERS
      The following were received for
      grubbing and clearing streets adjacent to
      Botanical Gardens.
      G. Grant &?
      W? L? &4
      Jos King &3 10s
      The order of G. Grant was accepted.
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~3 Sep 1858~~Page 2

    11. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 2, 22 Apr 1859.
      The New Pound.- The tenders for erecting the new Pound opposite the Telegraph Hotel, Three-chain road. were considered by the Bench of Magistrates on Saturday last. The following were the tenders: Joseph King, &67 10s; James Granter, &45 10s; Joseph Granter &49 10s. The lowest was adopted.
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~22 Apr 1859~~Page 2

    12. [S195] The Warrnambool Examiner (Vic.:1853 - 1878), Page 3, 12 Apr 1867.
      Benevolent Asylum
      The Treasurer begs to acknowledge receipt of the following subscriptions to be Warrnambool Hospital and Benevolent Asylum:-
      Collected by Mr. J. F. Corney:
      ...
      Joseph King ... ... &0 7s 6d
      ...

      F. P. STEVENS.
      Treasurer
      The Warrnambool Examiner~~12 Apr 1867~~Page 2

    13. [S13] Death Certificate, 7200, 1885.
      SCHEDULE B.
      1885
      DEATHS in the District of Warrnambool, in the colony of Victoria, Regestered by: ??
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      No.:
      --------------
      When died: Eleventh June 1885
      Where died: Russells creek
      Name and Surname: Joseph King
      Occupation: Labour
      Sex and Age: Male 68 years
      --------------
      Cause of death: Conjestion of the Lungs
      Duration of last illness: 4 months
      GP whom certified death: R. H. Harrington
      When he last saw deceased: 10 June 1885
      --------------
      Name and surname of father: John King
      Mother (maiden name, if known),: Unknown
      Occupation: Hotel Keeper
      --------------
      Signature of informant: L. King
      Description: Son of Deceased
      Residence: Warrnambool
      --------------
      Signature of Registrar: X
      Date: Eleventh June 1885
      Where Registered: Warrnambool
      --------------
      If Burial Registered-
      When buried: Twelth June 1885
      Where: warrnambool
      Undertaker: Henry Phillips
      Name and religion of Minister:
      or Whitness:
      --------------
      Where born: Leicestershire, England
      How long in Australian states: 34 years
      Stating which: in the Colony of Victoria
      --------------
      If deceased was married-
      Where: Leicestershire, England
      At what age: 18 years
      To Whom: Elizabeth Gilby
      Issue in order of birth, the names and ages:
      John........... 49
      Amelia Unknown
      Eliza Died
      Matilda Unknown
      Frederick Died
      Sarah......... 38
      Susan......... 36
      Llewellyn. 34
      George........ Died
      Mary Jane 28
      Joseph William 24

    14. [S34] Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836 - 1888, The Crown in the state of Victoria, (Macbeth Genealogical Services P/L), 7200, 1885.
      Surname: KING
      Given Names: Jos
      Event: D
      Spouse Surname/Father: Jno
      Spouse Gvn Names/Mother:
      Age: 68
      Sex:
      Birth Place:
      Death Place: WARRNAMBOOL
      Year: 1885
      Reg Number: 7200
      Denomination:
      Parish:
      Fiche:

    15. [S107] Warrnambool Cemetery Database.
      CE 18 013
      EPESCOPALIAN
      KING
      JOHN
      12/06/85 00:00
      BURIAL
      OCCUPIED
      N/K
      M
      EPESCOPALIAN
      18
      013
      Note: name is John, Should be Joseph

    16. [S105] Tombstone Inscription.

    17. [S365] Great Easton parish register, Life..., (www.parishchest.com).
      Given: John
      Surname: King
      Sex: M
      Record: MARR
      Date: 2 MAR 1806
      Father's Name:
      Mother's Name:
      Mother's Surname:
      Spouse's Name: Susannah
      Spouse's Surname: Williams
      Spouse's Father:
      SF Surname:
      Notes: by banns

    18. [S50] Private e-mail, Elisabeth Jordan, (Gretton Local History Society).
      Joseph King: He must have been resident in Gretton at the time of his marriage as the register shows "of Gretton".

    19. [S17] FreeREG, Life, (The Trustees of FreeBMD, a charity registered in England and Wales, Number 1096940), http://www.freereg.org.uk/. (Reliability: 2), 25 Sep 2014.
      County: Northamptonshire
      Place: Gretton
      Church: St James
      Register Number: 112
      Marriage Date: 05 Aug 1833
      Groom Forename: Joseph
      Groom Surname: KING
      Groom Age:
      Groom Parish: Gretton
      Groom Condition: Bachelor
      Groom Occupation:
      Groom Abode:
      Bride Forename: Elizabeth
      Bride Surname: GILBY
      Bride Age:
      Bride Parish: Gretton
      Bride Condition: Spinster
      Bride Occupation:
      Bride Abode:
      Groom Father Forename:
      Groom Father Surname:
      Groom Father Occupation:
      Bride Father Forename:
      Bride Father Surname:
      Bride Father Occupation:
      Witness One Forename: John
      Witness One Surname: HOPKINS
      Witness Two Forename: Ann
      Witness Two Surname: GILBY
      Notes: By Banns.
      FileNumber: 7904


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