Yea & Wootton



Robert YEA Catherine Cumming WOOTTON

Married: 13 May 1857 Beechworth

Born: 1828, Torquay, Devon  Born: 1840 Torquay, Devon
Died: 1894, Kergunyah  Died: 1876, Yackandandah
Father: William YEA  Father: John WOOTTON 
Mother: Eleanor PARNELL  Mother: Catherine CUMMING

Robert YEA arrived in Melbourne 26 Dec.1853 on the "Bell'. The WOOTTON family (father, mother and daughter) arrived in Melbourne on 12 Aug.1854 on the "Ryswyk". Both Robert YEA and John WOOTTON were miners at Woolshed near Beechworth. Robert YEA later took up farming near Yackandandah and his descendants still farm in this area today.

Alice Elizabeth YEA born: 1858 Yackandandah Eleanor Parnell YEA born: 1866 Yackandandah
John William YEA born: 1860 Yackandandah Robert YEA born: 1868 Yackandandah
Catherine Wootton YEA born: 1863 Yackandandah Harriet Ann YEA born: 1874 Yackandandah

  SUBMITTED BY  Peter G. Kelly
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