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Thomas TREADWELL

Male 1817 - 1882  (65 years)


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  • Name Thomas TREADWELL  [1
    Born 1817 
    • As per the grave plaque, Thomas was 65 years old when he died in 1882.
    Gender Male 
    Events He migrated from Oxfordshire, on the 'Tasman', which arrived Pt Henry on 28th Oct 1849. 
    Died 21 Jun 1882  Poowong, Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See grave plaque.
    Buried 25 Jun 1882  Geelong, Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See grave plaque.
    Person ID I276  Mitchell
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2020 

    Family Martha HORNCLOAK,   b. 1819 
    Children 
    +1. Maria TREADWELL,   b. 29 Jun 1846,   d. 27 Dec 1928  (Age 82 years)
     2. James TREADWELL,   b. 1847
     3. Vincent TREADWELL,   b. Jan 1850,   bur. Feb 1850  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F90  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Treadwell's migration on Tasman on 28th Oct 1849
    Treadwell's migration on Tasman on 28th Oct 1849
    Passengers:
    * Thomas Treadwell, 32 years old [c1817], labour from Donchester in Oxfordshire, Wesleyan, can read & write
    * Martha, wife, 30 years old [c1819], from Chosley in Berkshire, Wesleyan, can read but not write.
    * Maria aged 4 years [c1845], from Oxfordshire
    * James aged 2 years [c1847], from Oxfordshire (are there any other records of him?)
    Source: Chapman Yeomans website on Ancestry.com

    Headstones
    Burial plaque for Thomas Treadwell (died June 1882) & son Vincent (died January 1850) - Pioneer wall at the East Geelong cemetery in 2002
    Burial plaque for Thomas Treadwell (died June 1882) & son Vincent (died January 1850) - Pioneer wall at the East Geelong cemetery in 2002
    "Thomas Treadwell, died 21st June 1882 (Poowong) and buried 25th June 1882, aged 65. Arrived Pt Henry 28th Oct 1849 on the 'Tasman' from Oxfordshire, England. Husband of Martha and their son, Vincent"
    "Vincent buried 2nd Feb 1850, aged 21 days"
    From page 5 in '07 - We Shook The Family Tree Again'

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Mavis Mitchell, "Renshaw - What's In A Name - 1?", Mavis Mitchell, nee Renshaw, Page 28.