Worcestershire England to
Samuel Bruton c.1776
& Margaret Corn/Gorn c.1771
Born: Samuel Bruton was born
Corn on 7th November 1799 at
Cradley Hereford England.
Family of Samuel &
They had at least two children :
1. Thomas Bruton born about 1797
2. Margaret Bruton Jnr.
Samuel Bruton 65yrs ag labourer,
Margaret Bruton 70yrs, both residing
in the village of North Hill Cradley,
Parish East & West Cradley
Herefordshire. Living with Samuel &
Margarett were their son
William Bruton 25yrs labourer.and
Thomas Bruton aged 14years
(son of their daughter Margaret)
1851 : Village of North Hill
now noted as being in the parish of Cradley; St James
District; Herefordshire. Samual was
now a widow, head of the household,
on Parish relief. His widowed son
Thomas (51yrs) and his grandson
Thomas now 22yrs an agricultural
labourer were still at this same
Margaret Bruton c.1810
Margaret was the mother of Thomas Bruton my Great Great
Grandfather. On the marriage certificate of Thomas he gave his
parents names as Margaret Bruton and father Thomas Jones. This
indicates Margaret as being unmarried.
Thomas Bruton 1827
Selina Ann Bodley
was born 25 Feb 1827 in Powick Near Malvern Worcestershire and
christened 28 Oct 1828 Worcester St John Bedwardine England.
Parents Margaret Bruton and Thomas Jones.
1841: Nth Hill Cradley, Civil
Parish East & West Cradley
Herefordshire - Thomas Bruton aged
14years living with his grandparents
Samuel Bruton 65yrs ag labourer,
Margaret Bruton 70yrs, William
Bruton 25yrs labourer. Noted all
born same county Cradley.
1851 : Village of North Hill
Parish of Cradley; St James
District; Herefordshire - Thomas
Bruton age given as 22yrs (grandson)
he was an agricultural labourer
living with his grandfather Thomas
Bruton 78yrs (head of the household
on parish relief) and a widowed
Thomas Bruton aged 51years son of
Thomas Snr. (Ag labourer).
Marriage: Thomas married SELINA
08 Aug 1852 in Mathon Worcestershire [Ladbury Reg Dist Ref 6A
Sept Qrt England]
Both were of age and both from parish of Mathon.
Thomas Bruton's father named as Thomas Jones a labourer, Mother
Margaret Bruton. Wife's details a spinster servant, Father named
as William Bodley a shoe maker. Witnesses at marriage were,
Thomas Daniell & Martha Savory.
Mathon was a
small village 3miles west of great Malvern..
Wife Born: Selina
was born c.1827 in Sheepscombe
Gloucestershire England, daughter of WILLIAM BODLEY
Shipping: Arrived Australia
"Marion Moore" 1853
Thomas & Selina traveled to
Australia aboard the 1036tons ship MARION MOORE.
They sailed from Liverpool 15th November, arriving
Melbourne February 15th 1853. Ships Master: James
Tweedie, Surgeon Superintendent: James Moyes,
Surgeon's assistant: R.P. White.
Ships journal: The Marion Moore was a new
clipper ship, designed specifically for the
Australian run, making her maiden voyage from her
home port of Liverpool to the gold fields of
Victoria. Built by Cato, Miller & Co. in 1852and
belonging to Moore & Co., she was the largest
merchantman to have come out of the shipping yards
slept overnight in Liverpool, ready
to board the Marion Moore next day,
they were woken soon after 4am. by a
frightening earthquake. This was
followed by a day of unusually high
temperature for that time of the
year, 55 - 60 degrees.
There were 19
deaths on the voyage, mainly from
bronchitis and similar respiratory
infections and diarrhoea, while 11
infants were born at sea. The ship
was in beautiful order on arrival,
with the 500 immigrants and 44 crew
members now all in good health and
Occupation: Market Gardener:
Link to information on Thomas
Bruton's land purchase at Beaumaris
Victorian Directory 1868: Thomas
Bruton Gardener Cheltenham.
Office Directory 1870 Thomas
Bruton farmer Cheltenham
Bruton Deaths: Thomas
died 15 Apr 1912 in Gladstone Pde Elsternwick Vic Age
Selina died 30 Jun 1896 in Blackburn Vic. 68yrs (No5032).
Thomas & Selina Bruton Family
was born 1854 in Cheltenham Vic., and died 1930 in
Richmond Vic.75yrs No.3147. He married Elizabeth
Teagle 02 Mar 1879 in Vic.
No.1054, daughter of Henry Teagle and Mary Hoffman.
She was born 1856. William was a market gardener and
owned land at Cheltenham. He was renowned for
growing asparagus and as a horse doctor.
Children of WILLIAM BRUTON and Elizabeth Teagle are
THOMAS HENRY 'Harry' BRUTON,
married Olive Bluhm 04 May 1910.
Children of THOMAS BRUTON and Olive Bluhm are:
HENRY "Tom" BRUTON
b. 1911, m. Sarah Plant. Thomas served in
australian Army 1940-1944
ROSA "Rosa" BRUTON b.1912
, m. Ernest Rainey
3. MINNIE ELIZABETH BRUTON
b.1913, m. Frederick
DAVID "Bob" BRUTON b. 1915,
m. Ellen Rothe. Robert served in the Australian
Armed Forces 1943-1946 he spent about 3years in
the jungles of New Guinea.
BRUTON, ROBERT DAVID
Date of Birth
29 Mar 1915
Place of Birth
Date of Enlistment
23 Sep 1943
Locality on Enlistment
LITTLE HAMPTON, VIC
Place of Enlistment
IN THE FIELD, VIC
Next of Kin
Date of Discharge
22 Jan 1946
Posting at Discharge
b.1916, m. Freda Rothe
JAMES "Stan" BRUTON
b.1918, m. Audrey Burtt. George served the
Australian Army 1940-1942
7. ALLAN JOSEPH BRUTON
b.1920, m. Rosa Aronovic
8. DAISY IRENE BRUTON
b.1921, m. Edward Sheldon
WILLIAM "Bernie" BRUTON
b.1923, d. d. infancy.
b.1924, m. Alfred Drummond
b.1926, m. Doreen Hoopell
12. HAROLD EDWARD BRUTON
2. ROSE MARY ANN "Sis" BRUTON,
m. Antonette Cooper
m. Bernard Prosser
m. Wilma Woff
5. GEORGE LESLIE DAFF,
m. Shirley Staggard
3. BESSIE SELINA "Bess / Bessbert"
married Samuel Clayton 1913
of BESSIE BRUTON and Samuel Clayton are:
1. BRUCE CLAYTON.
2. ELLIS CLAYTON,
m. (1) David Caulfield; m. (2)Andrew Plunkett
3. NORMAN PERRY CLAYTON,
m. Nancy Mclean
4. ETHEL JEAN "Biddy" BRUTON,
married George Clayton 14 Jun 1926.
Children of ETHEL
BRUTON and George Clayton are:
1. SYDNEY GEORGE PEARSON CLAYTON,
m. MONICA DOYLE.
2. MAVIS CLAYTON,
m. Neil Sahlstrom
3. JOHN LLOYD CLAYTON.
4. EVA LOUISE CLAYTON,
m. Arthur Lewis
5. REUBEN WILLIAM GUSTAVUS "Turk"
married Nellie Burgess
Children of REUBEN
BRUTON and Nellie Burgess are:
MAY ALICE BRUTON,
m. John Peters
JEAN LAUREL BRUTON,
m. Ernest Ilbey
m. Florence Wallace
m. Cecelia Woodman
m.(1) Fanny Woods; m.(2) Les Ibbs
m. Mildred Hosie
m. lbert Foster
m. Ken Spokes
m. Beryl Hoyling 17 Sep 1951
Children of DAVID BRUTON and BERYL HOYLING are:
i. SUZANNE JOYE BRUTON, .
ii. TERRY DAVID BRUTON,
iii JULIE ROSE BRUTON,
iv. CHERYL ANN BRUTON,
v. SANDRA LEE BRUTON,
ELSIE MAY "Wig" BRUTON.
7. JOSEPH MARTIN "Joe / Snakeshead" BRUTON.
ALBERT GEORGE "George" BRUTON,
married Christina Bayley
Children of ALBERT BRUTON and Christina Bayley
ALAN MAX BRUTON,
m. Jean Harris
CLAIRE ELIZABETH BRUTON,
m. William Noye
MARJORY ELAINE BRUTON,
m. Maxwell Corbett
EDWARD JAMES "Ted / Crook" BRUTON.
EVA BEATRICE "Puss" BRUTON
FREDRICK BRUTON, b. 1856; d. 1933, 77yrs.Advertisment
18/8/1886 Newspaper Dandenong. CF Bruton Carpenter,
Joiner, Contractor &etc. Pultney Street Dandenong. (In
premisies previously occupied by Mr Hemmings) Plans &
specifications prepared. Quantities supplied and estimates
given for kinds of repairs.
EDWARD BRUTON, b. 1858, Moorabbin Vic. No.9319; d.
1859, 1yr. No.2987.
4. EMMA SELINA
BRUTON, b. 1860, Beaumauris Vic. No11267; m.
FINLAY MC QUEEN, 1881, VIc. No.2220.
ALLAN BRUTON, b. 08 Dec 1862, Beaumaris Moorabbin Vic;
d. 1911, Melbourne Hospital Age 49yrs (No.13866). m.
(1) MARIA EMMA MENZ, 12 Jan 1885, Sale Victoria; b. 18 Jun
1866, Kingsbelt Sth. Aust. d. 04 Feb 1943, Drouin Vic
(No.5700). Thomas Bruton's occupation was a Blacksmith, he
had a blacksmiths shop at Brandy Creek.
MARGARET BRUTON, b. 1865, Beaumauris Vic. No.14156; d.
1865, Beaumauris Vic. No08350 Infant.
ELIZABETH BRUTON, b. 20 Jan 1867, Cheltenham Vic. No
20745; d. 1868, Beaumauris Vic. Age18mths Plot 38BCC.O.
ALFRED BRUTON, b. 1870, Vic. No.7586; d. 1870,
Cheltenham Vic Age9weeks.
ELEANOR BRUTON, b. 1871, Beaumauris Vic. No.01414; m.
CHARLES JAMES MORRISON MC SWAIN, 1893, Vic. No.1065.
Thomas Allan Bruton 1862
ALLAN3 BRUTON (THOMAS2, THOMAS1
JONES) was born 08 Dec 1862 in Beaumaris Moorabbin Vic,
MENZ. 12 Jan 1885 in Sale Victoria,
Death of Thomas:
1911 in Melbourne Hospital Age 49yrs (No.13866).
MENZ 18 Jun 1866 in Kingsbelt Sth. Aust.(
In Possession Of Certificate), daughter of JOHANN MENZ
and MARIA HANTE.
Death of Maria:
04 Feb 1943 in Drouin
Thomas & Emma Bruton Family
1. FREDRICK THOMAS BRUTON, b.
16 Jul 1885, Diamond Hill Dandenong Vic(No.16959); d. Mar
1931, aged 54yrs.Melbourne East.
He married MATILDA LOUISE NEILSON
1911. She was born in Mildura Vic. Family
ERNEST FREDERICK BRUTON, b. 1912, Richmond Vic..
EPHRAIM BRUTON, b. 21 May 1889, Warrugal Vic.(No.19270); d. 12 Aug 1972, Drouin Vic. Age83yrs.; m.
ELSA / ELSIE BAIN, 1922, Vic. (No. 1412); d. 30 Jul 1970,
Drouin Vic. Age 83yrs..
3. JESSIE MABEL BRUTON, b. 14
Sep 1889, Brandy Creek Vic; d. 19 May 1977, Warburton
Hospital Vic. She married CHARLES ISAAC HORT 29 Dec 1909
in Longwarry Vic.( No.8997), son of JOHN HORT and MARY
KNIGHT. He was born 17 Jan 1887 in Labortouche Vic., and
died 23 Oct 1948 in Warburton Vic.. Family Hazel Marion b.
1911d.1970, Arol Charles b.1912 d.1990, Vernon Edward
b.1914 still living.
Clink here or Link below for
detailed information on Jessie & Charles Hort
BRUTON, b. 09 Sep 1891, Carlton Vic.Womans Hosp.
(No.31017); d. 27 Jan 1917, Killed In Action Age26yrs..
5. LAURA (QUEENIE)
BRUTON, b. 13 Dec 1893, Surry Hills Vic..
EDWARD (TEDDY) BRUTON, b. 22 Oct 1895, Dandenong Vic.
7. VERNON ALBERT4 BRUTON, b. 21 Mar
1900, Longwarry Vic.; d. 12 Jun 1985.
Married WINIFRED JANE BLACKBURN 1923
in Presbyterian manse Clifton St Richmond Vic., daughter
of JAMES BLACKBURN and
She was born 1902 in Longwarry Vic, and died 07 Jan 1977
in Age 74years. Family Joyce Frances m. Alexander Choury,
Joan Winifred m. 1.Roger Devries 2.Don Waldron, Fredrick
Vernon m.June Mary Kerrigan.
RUPERT BRUTON, b. 06 Mar 1903, Longwarry Vic.
(No.11766); d. Sep 1940, Heidelburg Vic..
WILLIAM BRUTON, b. 19 Dec 1905, Traralgon
JOHANN (JACK) BRUTON, b. 03 Apr 1908, Traralgon Vic.
Jessie nee Bruton & Charles Hort & Family