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Alice Mary IRWIN

Female 1859 - 1941  (82 years)


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  • Name Alice Mary IRWIN  [1
    Born 9 Jun 1859  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 Nov 1941  [1
    Person ID I287  Mitchell
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2021 

    Father James Daniel IRWIN,   b. 1837,   d. 1865  (Age 28 years) 
    Mother Ann WOODS,   b. 1837 
    Family ID F95  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George THORNE,   b. 12 May 1856,   d. 18 Nov 1931  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Leslie George THORNE,   b. 13 Oct 1883,   d. 7 Jan 1971  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Eva Alice THORNE,   b. 9 Jun 1885,   d. 29 Feb 1940  (Age 54 years)
     3. Thomas THORNE,   b. 24 Nov 1886,   d. 12 Dec 1968  (Age 82 years)
     4. Ernest Charles THORNE,   b. 16 Aug 1887,   d. 7 Jul 1951  (Age 63 years)
     5. Sidney THORNE,   b. 2 Apr 1890,   d. 19 Jul 1891  (Age 1 years)
     6. William THORNE,   b. 9 Oct 1893,   d. 8 Nov 1975  (Age 82 years)
     7. Ruby Lillian THORNE,   b. 21 Mar 1895,   d. 21 Sep 1978  (Age 83 years)
     8. Mabel Mary THORNE,   b. 28 Jun 1899,   d. 26 Apr 1989  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    ww - George & Alice Thorne
    ww - George & Alice Thorne
    From 'What's in a Name #2 - Thorne' page 7
    Alice Thorne (nee Irwin)
    Alice Thorne (nee Irwin)
    Alice Thorne & Mabel
    Alice Thorne & Mabel

    Documents
    Alice Mary Irwin - born 9th June 1859 in Geelong
    Alice Mary Irwin - born 9th June 1859 in Geelong
    * Schedule A—Births in the district of Geelong in the colony of Victoria
    * Number: 13600
    * When & where: Ninth June 1859 at Great Myers Street, Geelong
    * Name: Alice Mary Irwin
    * Father: James Irwin, labourer, 22 years, County Down, Ireland
    * Mother: Ann Irwin, nee Woods, 22 years, Cn Down Ireland
    * Parent’s marriage: 1857 in Waringstown Cn Down Ireland
    * Siblings: Jane—1.25 years old
    * Informant: present, Ann Irwin (her mark), mother, Geelong
    * Deputy Registrar: James Qwince??, First July 1839, Geelong
    * Source: 'What's in a Name #2 - Thorne', page 19
    ww - George Thorme and Alice Mary Irwin - married on 8th Nov 1882 in Geelong
    ww - George Thorme and Alice Mary Irwin - married on 8th Nov 1882 in Geelong
    * When & where: November 8th, 1882 in Geelong
    * Groom: George Thorne, bootmaker, born Geelong, aged 26 years - son of Susanna (nee Bell) & George Thorne (carpenter)
    * Bride: Alice Mary Irwin, machinist, born Geelong, aged 23 years—daughter of Ann?? (previously?? Harris??, Woods??) & James Daniel Irwin (Inspector of public works)
    * Officiation: By Henry Heathershaw, a Primitive Methodist minister, by license with the rights of the Primitive Methodist church
    * Witnesses: GD Irwin & CH Dickens
    * Registration: Number 59—51/20 - Schedule D Marriages solemnized in the district of Geelong in the colony of Victoria -
    * Source: 'What's in a Name #2 - Thorne', page 20

    Stories
    ww - George Thorne & Alice (nee Irwin) - their story
    ww - George Thorne & Alice (nee Irwin) - their story
    02 - 'Thorne - What's in a name? #2' - George Thorne and Alice, nee Irwin, their children and grandchildren.
    02 - "Thorne - What's in a name? #2" - George Thorne and Alice, nee Irwin, their children and grandchildren.
    In 1990, Mavis Mitchell (nee Renshaw) compiled this family history of her great grand-parents, grandparents, parents, siblings and various uncles, aunties and cousins.
    We have copied all this - biographical notes, photos and documents - into the profiles of the various individuals.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] 'What's in a Name #2 - Thorne' by Mavis Mitchell (nee Renshaw), Page 11.