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John Baskerville, Soldier, tollgate keeper and pensioner convict guard of Hereford, Bombay, Sholapur, Poona (India), Allensmore, Stoke Lacey (Herefordshire) and Bunbury WA

  • baptised 17 January 1808, St. John the Baptist Church of England, Hereford, Herefordshire
  • died 27 December 1867, at his home, Bunbury WA
  • parents Edward and Mary Baskerville, nee Newman
  • Married
    (1) 28 January 1832, Sholapur, Bombay Presidency, India,
    to Mary Clark, aged 14; and
    (2) 27 November 1837, Poona, Bombay Presidency, India,
    to Harriett Stringer, aged 14
  • Children (of 1)
    • Sarah 1836 - 1837?
  • Children (of 2)
    • Albert 1845 - 1925
    • Esther 1846 - 1850?
    • Louisa 1848 - 1863
    • Harriett 1851 - 1892
    • Charles 1854 - 1877
    • Emma 1856 - 1916
    • John 1859 - 1859
    • William 1861 - 1861
    • George 1862 - 1862
    • Esther Louisa 1863 - after 1925

Biography and descendants

Originally published in Baskerville, B., John Baskerville 1807-1867: his life, family and descendants of Western Australia, thesis for Diploma in Family Historical Studies conferred by Society of Australian Genealogists, Sydney 1984.