George Frederick Dixon + Sarah Purnell

5 children
18461847
Birth: May 3, 1846 31 19Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1847Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Birth: June 21, 1847 32 20Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1847Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
18481849
Birth: September 19, 1848 33 21Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1849Willoughby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
18501926
Birth: 1850 35 23Willoughby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 6, 1926Campsie, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Dixon, Eleanor (1851-1940)
18511940
Birth: 1851 36 24Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 1940Goulburn, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
18151907
Birth: about 1815Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 4, 1907North Goulburn, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
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Birth: October 18, 1826 31 29Cobbitty, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 31, 1902Goulburn, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Purnell, William ( 1795-1871)
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Birth: January 26, 1795 30 32Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: December 6, 1871Lane Cove, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
17971852
Birth: about 1797Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Death: January 2, 1852Emu Plains, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Facts and events

Marriage May 5, 1845
Citation details:

Queanbeyan Age Thursday 8 Jul 1869 p. 2

Text:

MARRIED. DIXON-PURNELL. - On the 5th May, 1845, at Sydney, by banns, by the Rev. Mr Garvey, M.A., GEORGE FREDERICK DIXON, native of Yorkshire, to SARAH, youngest daughter of WILLIAM PURNELL, farmer.

Separation July 3, 1849
Citation details:

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tue 3 Jul 1849 Page 4

Text:

CAUTION. - I hereby caution all Parties giving credit to my wife, Sarah Dixon, she having left her home without any just cause or provocation, as I will not be re- sponsible for any debt she may contract in my name after this date, July 3. 1849. GEORGE FREDERICK DIXON. Willoughby Falls, North Shore. 89

Writ of Habeas Corpus December 1853
Citation details:

Newspapers: Browse The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Sat 17 Dec 1853 Page 7

Text:

EXPARTE DIXON. A writ of habeas corpus having been granted at the instance of George Frederick Dixon commanding the wife of the latter to produce in Court the applicant's two children (both girls, aged respectively five years and two years). Mrs. Dixon appeared with the children in obedience to the writ, and upon the motion of Mr. Murray the return was ordered to be filed. From the affidavit of the husband, and the statement of the wife, it appeared that there had been sone unhappy differences between them, and upon the husband proposing to fo to New Zealand the wife had taken away the children. The case, however, was remanded until Monday, in order that unless there was some arrangement in the interim, the parties might come properly prepared with statements or affidavits upon which the court might pronounce its decision.

Desertion January 1854
Citation details:

Newspapers: Browse The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tue 24 Jan 1854 Page 4

Text:

George Frederick Dixon appeared on bail to answer the charge of Sarah, his wife, for desertion. Mr. Little appeared for the wife, and Mr. Driscoll for the husband. The Bench held that the offence had been shown, and made an order for the weekly payment of 25s. for twelve months.

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