Amey Janet Giddings

F, b. 4 November 1888, d. 29 April 1953
FatherElijah Giddings b. 1 Jul 1856, d. 16 May 1949
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Her married name was Smith. Amey Janet Giddings was born on 4 November 1888 at Millbrook SAG.
Amey Janet Giddings married Richard Howard Smith, son of Richard Casper Smith, on 3 October 1917 at Baptist Church, Tea Tree Gully SAG.
Amey Janet Giddings died on 29 April 1953 at Payneham (Nor), SAG, at age 64.

Family

Richard Howard Smith b. 1892, d. 28 Jul 1960
Child

Ann Giddings

F, b. 16 October 1870, d. 18 September 1874
FatherGeorge Giddings b. 1845, d. 3 Jan 1871
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Ann Giddings was born on 16 October 1870 at KersbrookG.
Ann Giddings died on 18 September 1874 at age 3.

Arthur William Giddings

M, b. 1876, d. 1962
FatherJames Giddings b. 1852, d. 16 Feb 1920
MotherLydia Fullston b. 24 Nov 1853, d. 28 Sep 1891
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Arthur William Giddings was born in 1876 at Dimboola, VicG.
Arthur William Giddings married Marrion McLennan in 1908 at Horsham, Victoria, AustraliaG.
Arthur William Giddings died in 1962 at Carleton, VicG.

Beatrice Bessie Giddings

F, b. 12 May 1918
FatherHenry George Giddings b. 31 Mar 1883, d. 22 Oct 1950
MotherBessie Jane Whimpress b. 1891, d. 15 Jun 1946
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Beatrice Bessie Giddings was born on 12 May 1918 at Maitland, SAG.

Beatrice Telfer Giddings

F, b. 14 June 1901
FatherElijah Giddings b. 1 Jul 1856, d. 16 May 1949
Last Edited19 Oct 2013
     Beatrice Telfer Giddings was buried at Kersbrook Public Cemetery, Adelaide Hills, South AustraliaG.
Beatrice Telfer Giddings died. Her married name was Joyce. She was born on 14 June 1901 at Tea Tree Gully SAG.
Beatrice Telfer Giddings married Archibald Ernest Joyce, son of Louisa Jane Giddings, on 4 May 1935 at Magill, South AustraliaG. At the residence of A.Bungay.

Family

Archibald Ernest Joyce b. 23 Mar 1896, d. 7 Jun 1968

Benjamin Giddings

M, b. 31 March 1817, d. 23 July 1901
FatherJohn Giddings b. 1787, d. 19 Apr 1864
MotherMary Whitwell b. 1790, d. 16 Sep 1871
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Benjamin Giddings was Laborer, Stonemason. He lived at Chain of Ponds, South AustraliaG.
England Census - 1841

Benjamin Giddings Ag 25, Ag Labourer
Elizabeth Giddings Ag 15
(next door to Thomas & Eliza Joyce)

England Census - 1851

Benjamin, Head, Married, ag 33, Ag Labourer, b Sawtry St Judith
Elizabeth , Wife, Married, ag 28, b Sawtry St Judith
Sarah, Dau, ag 6, Scholar, b Sawtry St Judith
Emma, Dau, ag 3, b Sawtry St Judith
Mary, Dau, ag 6mth, b Sawtry St Judith
Residing 33 Sawtry Village, Sawtry St Judith, Huntingdonshire, England

Sands and McDougalls SA Directory 1885
Giddings Benjamin, Farmer, Chain of Ponds

South Australian Directory - 1867
Giddings, Benjamin, Chain of Ponds

Sands & MacDougall Directory 1889
Giddings, Benjamin, Farmer

The Advertiser July 1901
GIDDINGS - On the 23rd July at the residence of John Lloyd,(son-in-law), chemist, Rosebery, North-East Road, Benjamin Giddings ofChain of Ponds, aged 84 years.
(the above notice also appeared in the Adelaide Observer 27.7.1901.)
He was born on 31 March 1817 at Sawtry Huntingtonshire EnglandG.
Benjamin Giddings married Elizabeth (Betsy) Smithers, daughter of (?) Smithers, in 1840 at Huntingdonshire, EnglandG. Benjamin Giddings arrived on 25 April 1853 to Arrived aboard 'Caucasian'G.
Benjamin Giddings died on 23 July 1901 at RoseberyG at age 84. He was buried on 24 July 1901 at Kersbrook Public Cemetery, Adelaide Hills, South AustraliaG.

Family

Elizabeth (Betsy) Smithers b. 1 May 1821, d. 7 May 1916
Children

Benjamin Giddings

M, b. 1849, d. 12 December 1915
FatherWilliam Giddings b. 1812, d. 2 Oct 1897
MotherAnn Lee b. 1817, d. 31 Jan 1899
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Benjamin Giddings was born in 1849.
Benjamin Giddings died on 12 December 1915 at Garup, VicG.

Benjamin Walter Giddings

M, b. 10 July 1911
FatherJohn Benjamin Giddings b. 29 Oct 1878, d. 26 Nov 1946
MotherElsie May Reeves b. 1881, d. 21 Oct 1962
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Benjamin Walter Giddings was born on 10 July 1911 at Tea Tree Gully (Hig), SAG.

Bertha Elizabeth Giddings

F, b. 28 March 1914, d. 27 March 1993
FatherSamuel Giddings b. 6 Nov 1872, d. 13 Jan 1953
MotherElizabeth Hull Jenzen b. 25 Jun 1878, d. 22 Dec 1942
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Bertha Elizabeth Giddings was buried at Grovedale, VicG. Her married name was New. She was born on 28 March 1914.
Bertha Elizabeth Giddings died on 27 March 1993 at Geelong, VicG, at age 78.

Bertie Giddings

M, b. 1889, d. 30 March 1970
FatherJames Giddings b. 1852, d. 16 Feb 1920
MotherLydia Fullston b. 24 Nov 1853, d. 28 Sep 1891
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Bertie Giddings was buried at Western Cemetery, Geelong, VicG. He was born in 1889 at Horsham, VicG.
Bertie Giddings died on 30 March 1970 at Geelong, VicG.

Family

Christina Camilla Robertson b. 1893, d. 29 Jul 1935
Child

Bessie May Giddings

F, b. 26 November 1883, d. 9 April 1905
FatherElijah Giddings b. 1 Jul 1856, d. 16 May 1949
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Did not marry. Bessie May Giddings was buried at Houghton, SAG. She was born on 26 November 1883 at Millbrook SAG.
Bessie May Giddings died on 9 April 1905 at Tea Tree Gully SAG at age 21.

Betsy Giddings

F, b. 31 August 1855, d. 15 May 1926
FatherJohn Giddings b. 1814, d. 27 Jan 1892
MotherAnn Prior b. 1816, d. 3 Jan 1899
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     South Australian Register, Thursday 28 March 1878
CHAMBERLAIN-GIDDINGS - On the 26th March, at the residence of Mr JamesHooper, Tungkillo, by the Rev. W Senior, William James Chamberlain ofKersbrook to Betsy Giddings of Kersbrook. Betsy Giddings was born on 31 August 1855 at Prospect, SAG. She was Type: Last Residence in 1926 at Kersbrook, SAG. She was buried in 1926 at Kersbrook Public Cemetery, Adelaide Hills, South AustraliaG.
Betsy Giddings died on 15 May 1926 at Kersbrook, SAG, at age 70.

Betsy Giddings

F, b. 1850, d. 15 October 1850
FatherJames Giddings b. 19 Sep 1824, d. 17 May 1915
MotherMary Ann Clark Spriggs b. 1827, d. 1 Oct 1910
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Betsy Giddings was born in 1850 at Sawtry Hun. EnglandG.
Betsy Giddings died on 15 October 1850 at St Judith EnglandG.

Betsy Giddings

F, b. circa 1837, d. before 1853
FatherJohn Giddings b. 1814, d. 27 Jan 1892
MotherAnn Prior b. 1816, d. 3 Jan 1899
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Betsy Giddings was born circa 1837 at Sawtry, Huntingdonshire, EnglandG.
Betsy Giddings died before 1853 at Sawtry, Huntingdonshire, EnglandG.

Betsy May (Giddons) Giddings

F, b. 28 June 1854, d. 12 September 1933
FatherJames Giddings b. 19 Sep 1824, d. 17 May 1915
MotherMary Ann Clark Spriggs b. 1827, d. 1 Oct 1910
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     The Observer 16.3.1895
On the premises of the late William Stephenson, Kersbrook. JohnMonfries has received instructions from the administrators in theestate of the late William Stephenson to sell as follows: 343 acres ofland, Sections 685, 6375, 6376, Hd of Para Wirra, containing 263 acresor therabouts, and lately in the occupation of Mr W Crook. This isgood grazing and agricultural land, with an abundant supply of water.There are erected thereon a three-roomed house and a five-stallstable, chaff-house, dairy, pigsties, and garden. Also section 1553,Hd of Para Wirra, containgin 80 acres or thereabouts. This is a goodgrazing section, with plenty of water. NB, this is a good opportunityfor anyone wanting to secure a good homestead. Terms - Easy, at timeof sale.

PUBLIC NOTICES
Mrs Wm. Stephenson and family of Kersbrook, desire to return theirhartfelt thanks to numerous friends for kindness and letters ofsympathy during their late sad bereavement. 16.3.1895.

The Advertiser Monday 20 November 1933, pg16
WILLS OF THE WEEK
The 'Weekly Trade Gazette' reports that probate has been granted inrespect of the following wills- Betsy Stephenson, Kersbrook 4370pounds.

The Advertiser, Monday 11 June 1906,
Advertisements

On TUESDAY, June 19, at 10 o'clock
At the farm of Mrs W Stephenson
Near Kersbrook
Genuine Clearing-Ou Sale
JOHN MONFRIES
has received instructions from Mrs Stephenson
who is giving up farming, to sell without reserve

12 head of cattle, (7 cows and 5 head of young cattle)
Pair of Trolly Horses
Pair of Buggy Ponies
12 Pigs, Spring Trolly and Harness
English Waggon
Hooded Express, with Pole and Shafts (nearly new)
Hornsby Plough, Garden Plough
Set of Scariffier Harrows
Avery Scales, Hand Chaffcutter
Set of Harrows, Spray Pump
Two 100 Gallon Tank Mixers, Tank Carrier
11 Swarms of Bees, Beehives, Honey Extractors
Set of Spring-Dray Harness
Set of Single Buggy Harness
2 Saddles and Breechings, Riding Saddle
Alfa Laval Separator
28 gallon Concuadon Churn (nearly new)
Stove (Barona)
HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE AND EFFECTS
consisting of -
Beadsteads, Bookcase, Dresser
Chest of Drawers, Dining Table
Dressing Table, Drawing-room Sette
Washstands and Sets
CB Chairs, Cedar do. Wire Mattresses
Crockery, Glassware, &c.
this furniture is nearly new, having been in use a short time.
Terms Cash Lunch Provided.

The Congregationalist
MEMORIAL WINDOW AT PARACOMBE
A beautiful stained glass window was unveiled and dedicated in theParacombe Church on Sunday, October 17th, to the memory of MrsStephenson. Mrs Greening, daughter of Mrs Stephenson, performed theunveiling, and the Rev. AW Gordon briefly reviewed the associations ofthe past. Mrs Stephenson was a constant attendant at the Church,rendering wherever and whenever she could those acts of kindness andChristian aid which has endeared her life to the memory of herfriends. The window is a beautiful tribute to a beautiful life.
Betsy May (Giddons) Giddings was born on 28 June 1854 at Chain of Ponds, South AustraliaG. She was Type: Last Residence in 1933 at Kersbrook, SAG.
Betsy May (Giddons) Giddings died on 12 September 1933 at Norwood (Nor), SAG, at age 79. She was buried on 13 September 1933 at Kersbrook Public Cemetery, Adelaide Hills, South AustraliaG.

Charles Giddings

M, b. 9 August 1865, d. 22 December 1942
FatherWilliam Giddings b. 6 Feb 1840, d. 28 Jun 1891
MotherElizabeth Wise b. 26 May 1837, d. 27 Apr 1918
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Obituary - Warracknabeal Herald, Friday 1st January 1943
On Wednesday last week, on the day of his wifes funeral inWarracknabeal, Mr S Giddings of Kellalac, received news of the deathin Adelaide of his brother Mr Charles Giddings. Mr Giddings who wasaged 77 years, was a son of the late Mr and Mrs William Giddings withwhom he came to Kellalac in 1888. He lived there until 1917, when hewent to Wallington (near Geelong) and carried on farming. Later hewent to Adelaide where he married a Miss Wise and remained for therest of his life. There are no children to the marriage. Charles Giddings was born on 9 August 1865 at Gumeracha, Adelaide Hills, SAG.
Charles Giddings married Elsie Zetta Dorothy Wise, daughter of John Wise, on 8 February 1930 at Methodist Church, Prospect North SAG.
Charles Giddings died on 22 December 1942 at Adelaide, SAG, at age 77.

Family

Elsie Zetta Dorothy Wise b. 1893

Charles Hodgen Giddings

M, b. 10 December 1916
FatherSamuel Giddings b. 6 Nov 1872, d. 13 Jan 1953
MotherElizabeth Hull Jenzen b. 25 Jun 1878, d. 22 Dec 1942
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Charles Hodgen Giddings was born on 10 December 1916.

Family

Child

Christina McLennan Giddings

F, b. 1911
FatherArthur William Giddings b. 1876, d. 1962
MotherMarrion McLennan
Last Edited29 Nov 2012
     Christina McLennan Giddings was born in 1911 at Sea Lake, VicG.