Name: Eliza Sherburd 1
Birth: 06 JUN 1841 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Death: 12 JUN 1940 in Winnaleah, Tasmania, Australia
Eliza was the eldest surviving daughter of John SHERBURD and Mary BLACKLOW. She was born on 6 June 1841 at Hobart. Her birth was registered on 6 September 1841. The informant was her mother.
Eliza was buried 13 June 1940 at Moorina Cemetery. The funeral was held at Winnaleah. Her tombstone reads:
In Loving Memory Of
Died 12 June 1940
Aged 99 Years
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Eliza died on 12 June 1940 at Winnaleah. Her death notice in The Mercury of 13 Jun 1940 read:
HARRIS ? At the residence of her daughter, Mrs J Quale, Winnaleah, on June 12, 1940, Eliza, in her 100th year.
Eliza left a family of four sons and one daughter, Henrietta (Mrs J Quayle), Edward (Bellerive), George (Hobart), Harry (Strahan) and Frederick (Adelaide).
Eliza lived with her daughter for the past 9 years and was in good health. Her husband, William, had died 24 years ago. She spent a good deal of her life on a whaler of which her father was captain.
William Henry HARRIS married Eliza SHERBURD at the Presbyterian Church (Chalmers Free Church) in Hobart on 11 September 1862.
At the time of their marriage, William was Second Mate on the whaler of which Eliza?s father John SHERBURD was Master.
Witnesses to the marriage were Henry GARTH and Anne GARTH.
Father: John Sherburd b: 03 JUL 1798 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Mother: Mary Blacklow b: ABT 1809 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
William Henry Harris b: 1834 in Rhode Island USA
11 SEP 1862
in Presbyterian Church Hobart Tasmanai Australia
- Henry Nye Harris b: 1871
- John William Harris b: 1866
- Saphinia Francis Mary Harris b: 1863
- Henrietta Harris b: 18 FEB 1875 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
- Alfred Frederick Harris b: 1881
- Edward Lincoln Harris b: 1868
- George Gaut Harris b: 1877
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