Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann b. 21/12/1844 - d. 27/9/1846

Sarah Ann Welham was born 21/12/1844 in Raymond Terrace, NSW, and died on 27/9/1846 at Newcastle, NSW.

MAITLAND MERCURY NEWSPAPER 3/10/1846.

On the afternoon of Sunday 27th ult., about three o'clock, a little girl named Sarah Anne Whelham, nearly two years old, the daughter of Mr S. Whelham, earthenware manufacturer at Tucker's Bridge, was unfortunately drowned in a water-hole near the houses.  When the body was found life was quite extinct, as it must have been in the water nearly an hour. (spelling errors as per newspaper article)

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19.01 | 16:59

Hi Jenny
The photo of Richard is actually of his son, Richard William Watson.
I know, because I fell into the same trap!

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19.01 | 16:52

My family tree is available on Ancestry and I have done my DNA is there's anyone here who wants to compare!

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19.01 | 16:50

Hi,
My name is Christine Harris (nee Watson), a descendant of Eliza Welham and Richard Watson. I have only just come across your page. Wonderful!!
Chris

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29.12 | 10:27

Hi Jenny, I am in transit back to QLD from Newcastle but I have the jar with me & will take some photographs as soon as I arrive home.Will ask mum re price :)

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