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Alexander (Horace) Noble born appeox 1837

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Margaret

Margaret Report 13 Aug 2011 03:24

Alexander was married to Mary Burnett in 1861 in South Australia, his father,'s name was William, I am trying to find out when he arrived in Australia and where he came from. :-)

jax

jax Report 13 Aug 2011 03:35

Does his marriage or death cert not give details of his parents or where he was born?

There is a good chance he came from Scotland but you may need more info...do you know his mothers name?


jax

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 13 Aug 2011 04:01

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Alexander Munro Noble
England and Wales, Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8)

parents: William Noble, Mary Ann

record title: England and Wales, Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8)
name: Alexander Munro Noble
event type: Baptism
christening date: 16 Dec 1838
christening place: Westminster, London
father's name: William Noble
mother's name: Mary Ann
record set: RG4_4538

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 13 Aug 2011 04:02

Alexander Noble
Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950

birth: 21 Sep 1839 —KNOCKBAIN, ROSS AND CROMARTY, SCOTLAND
residence: 1839 —Rocr, Scotland
parents: William Noble, Hannah Cameron

record title: Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
name: Alexander Noble
gender: Male
birth date: 21 Sep 1839
birthplace: KNOCKBAIN,ROSS AND CROMARTY,SCOTLAND
father's name: William Noble
mother's name: Hannah Cameron
indexing project (batch) number: C11073-2
system origin: Scotland-ODM
source film number: 990655

Kerri

Kerri Report 13 Aug 2011 13:27

Hi Margaret
One of Alexander & Mary's childrens birth may hold some clues-Note the middle name of Minter

From SA Births-
Surname: NOBLE
Given Names: Anna Minter <<<<<<<<<<<<<<
Date: 1862-06-08
Sex: F
Father: Alexander NOBLE
Mother: Mary BURNET
Birth Place/Residence: Lyndoch
District Code: Bar
Symbol:
Book: 25
Page: 129
Cross Reference:

Then see 1861 England Census
Name: William Noble
Age: 61
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1800
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Mary Ann Noble
Gender: Male
Where born: Monk Dohan

Civil parish: Framlingham
Ecclesiastical parish: Norwich
Town: Framlingham
County/Island: Suffolk
Country: England

Street Address: Occupation: Condition as to marriage:

Registration district: Plomesgate
Sub-registration district: Framlingham
ED, institution, or vessel: 1
Neighbors:
Household schedule number: 154
Piece: 1173
Folio: 17
Page Number: 27
Household Members: Name Age
William Noble 61
Mary Ann Noble 46
William Noble 29
Walter Noble 27
Annie Minter Noble10 <<<<<<<<<<<<
Fredrick Monter Noble 4 <<<<<<<<
Celica Simpson 24

On IGI, Frederick recorded as Frederic Minter NOBLE bapt in Framlingham,Suffolk.

It seems a big gap between births of Walter & Annie- so maybe 2nd wife?
Did not doublecheck on image.

Hope this is of some help.
Cheers
Kerri

John

John Report 12 Dec 2011 17:07

I'm intrigued by the appearance of 'Minter' as a middle name in the Noble family. If anyone can explain why it came to be used, could they let me know please?

John Minter (www.theminters.co.uk)

patchem

patchem Report 12 Dec 2011 19:23

John,
You might do better to start a new thread with your query as Margaret never returned to this one.