Ada Ellen Scudds

b. about 1875
      Ada Ellen Scudds was born about 1875.

Ada Ellen Scudds married George Edwin Godkin, son of Anthony Leumeco Godtten and Frances Wallett, in 1899 in Condobolin, New South Wales.

Family

George Edwin Godkin b. 1874
Children

John Croucher

b. about 1905, d. 7 January 1980
Charts7. William Fairhall's Family and Descendants
FAIRHALL: William -Family and Descendants
      John Croucher was born about 1905.

John Croucher married Lillian Ruby Fairhall, daughter of Thomas Fairhall and Ada Annie Victoria Crawford, in May 1973 in South Granville, New South Wales.

John Croucher died on 7 January 1980 in Sydney, New South Wales.

Thomas Adam

b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 July 1904
Father*Thomas Adam b. 23 Jan 1787, d. 3 Aug 1865
Mother*Helen Walker b. 1788, d. 14 Jun 1871
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
Thomas Adam
     Thomas Adam was baptised on 1 May 1819 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire.
Thomas was a Carpenter and Cabinet Maker.
He emigrated on 13 August 1837 from Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, on board the "Minerva", under a bounty program initiated by Rev. John Dunmore Lang (founder of the Presbyterian Church in Australia) to sponsor workers for migration to New South Wales. It is believed that Thomas was the only family member to have emigrated to New South Wales, and he arrived in Sydney on 14 Feb 1838.
Thomas was employed as a carpenter and cabinet maker for Major General Stewart at "Abercrombie" Ophir Road in Bathurst, New South Wales, between 1838 and 1839.

Thomas Adam married Rebecca Bowden, daughter of William Bowden and Elizabeth Godfrey, on 28 August 1840 at St Andrew's Scots Presbyterian Church in Sydney, New South Wales.
Thomas was working in the timber trade at Newport in Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, between 1840 and 1846.
He and Rebecca Adam lived at Hunter Street in Newcastle, New South Wales, in 1846.
Thomas was a farmer, probably a tenant farmer of Alexander Walker Scott who owned tracts of land around Ash Island. in 1850.
Thomas was a Barge Builder at Bullock Island in Newcastle, New South Wales, between 1857 and 1861.
Thomas was a Tin Miner in New England District, New South Wales, between 1872 and 1873.
Thomas was a Saw Mill and Timber Yard operator, as well as operating a Shipping Agency in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, in 1874.
He and Rebecca Adam lived in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, in December 1874.
Thomas was a builder in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, in 1885.

Thomas Adam died on 3 July 1904 in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, at the age of 85.
He was buried at Pioneer Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Avenue (Grave location recorded as: Methodist Portion) in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales.

Family

Rebecca Bowden b. 31 August 1821, d. 19 November 1902
Children

Rebecca Bowden

b. 31 August 1821, d. 19 November 1902
Father*William Bowden b. 12 Aug 1796, d. 6 Jul 1882
Mother*Elizabeth Godfrey b. 9 May 1798, d. 12 Nov 1838
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
Rebecca Adam (nee Bowden)
     Rebecca Bowden was baptised on 31 August 1821 in Benenden, Kent.

Rebecca Bowden married Thomas Adam, son of Thomas Adam and Helen Walker, on 28 August 1840 at St Andrew's Scots Presbyterian Church in Sydney, New South Wales.
She and Thomas Adam lived at Hunter Street in Newcastle, New South Wales, in 1846.
She and Thomas Adam lived in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, in December 1874.

Rebecca Adam died on 19 November 1902 in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, at the age of 81.
She was buried at Pioneer Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Avenue (Grave location recorded as: Methodist Portion) in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales.

Family

Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 July 1904
Children

Thomas Mathew Adam

b. 5 October 1841, d. 26 April 1842
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      Thomas Mathew Adam was born on 5 October 1841 in Newport, Brisbane Water, New South Wales.

Thomas Mathew Adam died on 26 April 1842 in Newport, Brisbane Water, New South Wales.

Elizabeth Helen Adam

b. 11 March 1844, d. 16 January 1936
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      Elizabeth Helen Adam was born on 11 March 1844 in Newport, Brisbane Water, New South Wales.

Elizabeth Helen Adam married Robert Burrowes Hartley on 15 December 1864 at the home of the bride's parents, Blane Street, Honeysuckle Point in Newcastle, New South Wales.

Elizabeth Helen Hartley died on 16 January 1936 in Randwick, New South Wales, at the age of 91.

Family

Robert Burrowes Hartley b. 1835, d. 9 January 1895
Children

Andrew John Adam

b. 25 April 1854, d. 14 January 1855
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      Andrew John Adam was born on 25 April 1854 in Newport, Brisbane Water, New South Wales. He was baptised in 1854 at Presbyterian Church in Newcastle, New South Wales.

Andrew John Adam died on 14 January 1855 in Newcastle, New South Wales, as recorded in a esbyterian Burial Register.

William Thomas Adam

b. 1 April 1846, d. 14 March 1937
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
William Thomas Adam (from Elizabeth Adams - 2001)
      William Thomas Adam was born on 1 April 1846 at Blane Street in Newcastle, New South Wales.
William was an engineer at Great Northern Railway Co. in Newcastle, New South Wales, between 1864 and 1908.

William Thomas Adam married Emily Holmes, daughter of Thomas Holmes and Jane Kendall, on 13 July 1867 at the residence of Mr Steel in Newcastle, New South Wales, under the rites of the Wesleyan Church.
He and Emily Holmes lived at cnr Blane and Perkins Streets in Newcastle, New South Wales, with William's parents.
He and Emily Adam lived at "Kendall", 1 Throsby Street in Wickham, New South Wales.

William Thomas Adam died on 14 March 1937 in Wickham, New South Wales, at the age of 90.
He was buried on 15 March 1937 at the Anglican #1 Cemetery (Grave location recorded as: Section 28A, Lot 57) in Sandgate, New South Wales.

Family

Emily Holmes b. 1846, d. 1 November 1926
Children

Thomas Adam

b. 29 October 1848, d. 2 May 1929
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      Thomas Adam was born on 29 October 1848 at Blane Street in Newcastle, New South Wales. He was baptised in 1848 at Hunter District Presbyterian Church in Newcastle, New South Wales.

Thomas Adam married Mary Anne Elson in 1869 in Newcastle, New South Wales.
He and Mary Anne Adam lived at cnr King and Bourke Streets in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, after 1886.

Thomas Adam died on 2 May 1929 in Mayfield, New South Wales, at the age of 80.
He was buried at the General Cemetery (Grave location recorded as: Uniting Church Portion, Row A1) in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales.

Family

Mary Anne Elson b. 1847, d. 15 March 1935
Children

Rebecca Adam

b. 9 January 1851, d. 20 April 1929
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      Rebecca Adam was born on 9 January 1851 at Blane Street in Newcastle, New South Wales. She was baptised in 1851 at Presbyterian Church in Newcastle, New South Wales.

Rebecca Adam married James Petrie Boyd on 2 April 1870 at the Residence of Rev. E. Cook Pritchard in Newcastle, New South Wales, according to the rites and ceremonies of the Primitive Methodist Church, and it was recorded that the consent of Rebecca's father Thomas was required as she was under the age of 21 years.
She and James Petrie Boyd lived at 33 Tamworth Terrace, William Street in Redfern, New South Wales, about 1883.
She lived at Lot 13, Wolseley Road in Mosman, New South Wales, in 1910.

Rebecca Boyd died on 20 April 1929 in Arncliffe, New South Wales, at the age of 78.
She was buried in Woronora, New South Wales, and an inscription was added to her husband's grave at Gore Hill Cemetery.

Family

James Petrie Boyd b. 24 July 1842, d. about 13 December 1902
Children

John Andrew Adam

b. 21 August 1856, d. 31 October 1933
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      John Andrew Adam was born on 21 August 1856 at Lake Macquarie Road in Newcastle, New South Wales.
John was a trained carpenter and worked for many years in the NSW Railways.

John Andrew Adam married Mary Ann Garred, daughter of Daniel Garred and Ann Puxty, on 20 January 1877 at the Congregational Church in Newcastle, New South Wales.
John was a Railways Inspector in 1901.
He and Mary Ann Garred lived at 11 Throsby Street in Wickham, New South Wales, on 15 January 1915.

John Andrew Adam died on 31 October 1933 at 189 Victoria Street in Ashfield, New South Wales, at the age of 77.

Family

Mary Ann Garred b. 1857, d. 15 September 1940
Children

Agnes Margaret Adam

b. 11 December 1859, d. 5 November 1920
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
Agnes M. Hewitt -from Adams, E: Adam & Beyond p.155
      Agnes Margaret Adam was born on 11 December 1859 at "Obelisk Hill" in Newcastle, New South Wales.
She lived in Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, at the time of her marriage in 1881.

Agnes Margaret Adam married John Frederick Hewitt Kidd on 15 October 1881 at St Luke's Church of England in Sydney, New South Wales, and Sophia Kidd also witnessed this marriage.

Agnes Margaret Kidd died on 5 November 1920 in Hornsby, New South Wales, at the age of 60.

Family

John Frederick Hewitt Kidd b. 1 September 1857, d. 24 April 1935
Children

Helen Florence Adam

b. 19 September 1864, d. 30 October 1865
Father*Thomas Adam b. 1 May 1819, d. 3 Jul 1904
Mother*Rebecca Bowden b. 31 Aug 1821, d. 19 Nov 1902
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
BOWDEN: Job -Family and Descendants
      Helen Florence Adam was born on 19 September 1864 at Blane Street in Newcastle, New South Wales.

Helen Florence Adam died on 30 October 1865 in Newcastle, New South Wales, at the age of 1 and the cause of her death was recorded as scarlet fever.

Thomas Adam

b. 23 January 1787, d. 3 August 1865
Father*John Adam b. 1750, d. 1809
Mother*Grace Thompson b. a 1755
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
      Thomas Adam was born on 23 January 1787 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire.

Thomas Adam married Helen Walker on 24 March 1806 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire.
Thomas was a Weaver, possibly manufacturing the famous "Kilmarnock caps" which were worn locally by all classes of people through the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The cap design enjoyed a revval when it was adopted as the official "bonnet" of the Royal Air Force.

Thomas Adam died on 3 August 1865 at "Waterside" in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, at the age of 78.

Family

Helen Walker b. 1788, d. 14 June 1871
Children

Helen Walker

b. 1788, d. 14 June 1871
ChartsADAM: John -Family and Descendants
      Helen Walker was born in 1788 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, a daughter of Andrew and Jean (Sharp) Walker of Kilmaurs.

Helen Walker married Thomas Adam, son of John Adam and Grace Thompson, on 24 March 1806 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire.

Helen Adam died on 14 June 1871 at Albert College, Critch Road in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire.

Family

Thomas Adam b. 23 January 1787, d. 3 August 1865
Children

Rupert Geoffrey Compton

b. 5 January 1897, d. 11 May 1963
Father*Francis George Compton b. 16 Apr 1873, d. 6 Jan 1937
Mother*Esther Cooper b. 29 Jun 1866, d. 25 Jul 1955
Charts7. William Fairhall's Family and Descendants
COMPTON: Stephen -Family and Descendants
FAIRHALL: William -Family and Descendants
Rupert Compton on his wedding day 1920
      Rupert Geoffrey Compton was born on 5 January 1897 in Maitland, New South Wales.
Rupert was a Clerk in 1920.
He lived in West Maitland, New South Wales, in 1920.

Rupert Geoffrey Compton married Pearly Evelyn Fairhall, daughter of Ernest Fairhall and Margaret Ann McBriar, on 15 May 1920 at St John's Church of England in Branxton, New South Wales.
He and Pearlie Evalyn Fairhall lived in Lorn, New South Wales.
He and Pearly Evelyn Compton lived in Branxton, New South Wales, about 1930.
He and Pearly Evelyn Compton lived at 86 Albany Street in Gosford, New South Wales, about 1935.

Rupert Geoffrey Compton died on 11 May 1963 in Gosford, New South Wales, at the age of 66. He was cremated at Newcastle Crematorium and Memorial Gardens, Anderson Drive at Beresfield and his ashes are in the wall of Gosford Anglican Church.

Family

Pearly Evelyn Fairhall b. 9 June 1897, d. 2 November 1985
Children

Francis George Compton

b. 16 April 1873, d. 6 January 1937
Father*James Compton b. a 1825, d. 20 Jul 1880
Mother*Mary Anne Horder b. 8 Sep 1840, d. 26 Jan 1898
ChartsCOMPTON: Stephen -Family and Descendants
      Francis George Compton was born on 16 April 1873 in Maitland, New South Wales.

Francis George Compton married Esther Cooper, daughter of Thomas Humphrey Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Baker, on 5 June 1894 in West Maitland, New South Wales.
Francis was an Accountant in 1920.

Francis George Compton died on 6 January 1937 in West Maitland, New South Wales, at the age of 63.
He was buried at the Church of England Cemetery in East Maitland, New South Wales, in Row 19.

Family

Esther Cooper b. 29 June 1866, d. 25 July 1955
Children

Esther Cooper

b. 29 June 1866, d. 25 July 1955
Father*Thomas Humphrey Cooper b. a 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Ann Baker b. a 1845
ChartsCOMPTON: Stephen -Family and Descendants
      Esther Cooper was born on 29 June 1866 in Maitland, New South Wales.

Esther Cooper married Francis George Compton, son of James Compton and Mary Anne Horder, on 5 June 1894 in West Maitland, New South Wales.

Esther Cooper died on 25 July 1955 in East Maitland, New South Wales, at the age of 89.
She was buried at the Church of England Cemetery in East Maitland, New South Wales, in Row 19.

Family

Francis George Compton b. 16 April 1873, d. 6 January 1937
Children

Thelma May Compton

b. 26 July 1921, d. 24 May 2007
Father*Rupert Geoffrey Compton b. 5 Jan 1897, d. 11 May 1963
Mother*Pearly Evelyn Fairhall b. 9 Jun 1897, d. 2 Nov 1985
Charts7. William Fairhall's Family and Descendants
COMPTON: Stephen -Family and Descendants
FAIRHALL: William -Family and Descendants
Thelma Guilfoyle on her 80th Birthday July 2001
      Thelma May Compton was born on 26 July 1921 in Maitland, New South Wales.

Thelma May Compton married John Thomas Wakeling, son of Thomas John Wakeling and Eliza Jane Davey, on 1 July 1938 in Gosford, New South Wales.

Thelma May Guilfoyle died on 24 May 2007 at Chermside in Brisbane, Queensland, at the age of 85.

Family

John Thomas Wakeling b. 1915, d. 28 February 1985
Child