William went south to find work but never returned. He was in Little Billabong in 1860's with his sister Elizabeth Adams and also his brother George. When Anne his first wife died the children were split up and reared by his sisters and brothers. One daughter Mary Ann went to live with his sister Elizabeth Adams and later married her first cousin George Adams. William remarried Sarah Spencer. William is buried at the cemetery in South Gundgai with his brother John.
St Matthew's Church of England.
Noted events in his life were:
� Living in 13 Oct 1833 at Sutton Forest, Camden County, New South Wales. 10
� He worked as a Labourer in 1872 in Jillengroo, Gundagai, New South Wales. 11
� Registration: Death, 1873, Gundagai District, New South Wales. 12
William married Anne Cribb, daughter of James Cribb and Jane Hewitt, on 17 Aug 1845 in Sutton Forest, Camden County, New South Wales.1 2 3 (Anne Cribb was born in 1826 in New South Wales 1 13 and died in 1855 in New South Wales 1 14.)
William next married Ann Cribb, daughter of Robert Cribb and Ann, on 17 Jul 1845 in Berrima, Camden County, New South Wales.4 (Ann Cribb was born in 1824 in New South Wales 4 and died in 1886 in Gundagai District, New South Wales 4.)
This is an alternate possibility for Ann Cribb.
William next married Catherine Morgan, daughter of John Morgan and Catherine, <1857> in New South Wales. (Catherine Morgan was born between 17 Aug 1818 and 16 Aug 1819, died on 17 Aug 1894 in Berrima, Camden County, New South Wales and was buried in Berrima Cemetery, Camden County, New South Wales.)
William next married Sarah Spencer.
1 Internet, Ancestors of Robert George Eldridge [www.hunterlink.net.au/~ddrge/genealogy/rge/html].
2 NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/), V1845388 30B/1845 & V1845368 30B/1845.
Hawkesbury Family History Group - Michelle Nicholas, The Hawkesbury Family Pioneer Register (Windsor, NSW
Hawkesbury Family History Group
1994 (2nd Ed.)
Printed by Hawkesbury City Council.), Page 28.
4 Hawkesbury Family History Group, Hawkwsbury Pioneer Register - Volume 2 (Printed by Hawkesbury City Council), 143. Cribb, Robert Page 55.
5 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family Search, Batch 5003212. Surety:2
6 Ibid, AFN:Q4F9-5G.
7 NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/), V18247965 1C/1824 & V1824360 11/1824.
8 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family Search, N:Q4F9-5G.
9 Other Researchers, Caron Adams.
10 Sydney Herald, 2 December 1833.
11 Greville's Official Post Office Directory of New South Wales (http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~hcastle/Transcripts/Kathy_Pearson/Transcripts/Preface.html), Adelong Crossing Place.
NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/), Death 4446/1873. 4446/1873
DANIEL & HANNAH @ GUNDAGAI.
13 Ibid, V18267631 1C/1826 V182623 157/1826 V1826364 10/1826.
14 Ibid, V18551363 43A/1855.
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