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Re: de Tenon

Posted: 13 Jan 2012 8:04AM GMT
Classification: Biography
Surnames: De Tenon, Brown
Hi

If you google "Trove newspapers" you can search freely and will find information about your family. See below marriage of Marguerite and also Memoriam of Marguerite and Victor's mother.

It appears your Great Great Grandfather came from Bourdeaux, France and married your GG Grandmother in NSW. See marriage notice below. They had ten children. - one being your Great Grandfather Victor William.


Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954 Monday 30 March 1942


SIBSON— DE TENON. The marriage of Marguerite Ann, only daughter of Mr and the late Mrs. V. De Tenon of Irvingdale Estate., Ayr, to Henry, second eldest son of Mrs and the late Mr Sibson. of Home Hill, was cele brated in St. Peter's Church of England, Townsville on Saturday March 21. The charming bride who entered the church on the arm of her father was frocked in white Anglaise lace over white taffeta, with heart-shaped neck, tight fitting bodice and sleeves outlined with silk pleated net, and full circular skirt with slight train. Her headdress was of camelias and veil was of heavily embroidered net. A bouquet of delicate gladiolas and maiden hair fern completed the ensemble of the pretty bride. The bridesmaid, Miss Iris Stock- ham, cousin of the bride, chose an amethyst jackette and very full circular sheer suede white skirt, headdress of tulle and flowers, and curled a bouquet of light to dark shades of lavender wisteria and maiden hair fern. The bridegroom's brother, Samuel Sibson, attended to the duties of best man. After leaving the church, the happy party left for the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. Evans (friends of the bride). Blackwood Street, where a break fast for the close relatives of the bridal couple was held. The happy couple spent a few days In Townsville, and then Journeyed to Charters Towers, where they Intend to reside.

Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954 Wednesday 28 March 1928
IN MEMORIAM
De TENON— In loving memory of our dear daughter and sister who departed this life, 28th, March, 1926. Just a memory fond and true, To show dear Julia we think of you. (Inserted by her loving mother and father, sisters and brothers) .

Children of your Great Great Grandparents: Qld BMD (google and search)

1872/C2288 Theophile Robert De Tenon
Theophile Mother: Margaret Brown

1873/C2587 Emily Margaret De Tenon
Theophile Mother: Margaret Brown

1876/C2527 Elizabeth Mary De Tenon
Theophile Mother: Margaret Brown

1878/C2882 Constance Martha De Tenon
Theophile Mother: Margaret Brown

1880/C3394 Maude Rose De Tenon
Theophile Semblat Mother: Margaret Brown

1884/C3896 Magdeline Ann Maria De Tenon
Theophile Lemblat Mother: Margaret Brown

1886/C4763 Victor William De Tenon
Theophile Lemblat Mother: Margaret Brown

1888/C6040 Ernest Charles De Tenon
Theophile Lemblat Mother: Margaret Brown

1892/C7064 Eugenie Clarisse De Tenon
Theophile Semblet Mother: Margaret Brown

1896/C6533 Sydney Arthur David De Tennon
Father: Theophili Semblat Mother: Margaret Brown

Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875)(about)Saturday 4 February 1871

At the Scots Church, on Thursday, tne 2nd instant, by the Rev. Dr. Lang, Mr. Joseph Theophile De Tenon, mariner and gold-miner, a native of Bourdeaux, France, to Margaret, daughter of Mr. Robert Brown, mariner, Wentworth-street Sydney, a native of the colony.

NSW BMD (google and you can search)
Marriage registrations for your Great Grandparents - transcribed a few times seems had trouble with gg grandfathers name - but registration number is same.
115/1871 DI LEMON JOSEPH THERPHILE BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 DILEMON JOSEPH THERPHILE BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 LEMON JOSEPH THEOPHILE DE BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 LEMON JOSEPH THERPHILE DI BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 LENON JOSEPH THEOPHILE DE BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 LENON JOSEPH THEOPHILE DE BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 THEOPHILE DE LEMON JOSEPH BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY Buy Now
115/1871 THEOPHILEDELEMON JOSEPH BROWN MARGARET SYDNEY


Cheers
Tania
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donvic09 8 Jan 2012 3:01AM GMT 
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