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Francis Freeburn & Jane Turvey with Jane & baby George c1888

Francis Freeburn

Name
Francis Freeburn
Given names
Francis
Surname
Freeburn
MarriageJane TurveyView this family
1877

Birth of a son
#1
George Thomas Freeburn
1878

Birth of a daughter
#2
Margaret Ann Freeburn
1880

Birth of a daughter
#3
Matilda Jane Freeburn
1881

Birth of a son
#4
Francis William Freeburn
1884

Birth of a son
#5
John James Freeburn
1886

Birth of a daughter
#6
Sarah Alice Freeburn
1888

Birth of a daughter
#7
Christy A Freeburn
1891

Death of a daughterChristy A Freeburn
1891

Birth of a daughter
#8
Rubina Maud Freeburn
1892

Death of a wifeJane Turvey
January 20, 1893

Death of a daughterSarah Alice Freeburn
1893

Marriage of a childRobert PickettMatilda Jane FreeburnView this family
1905

Marriage of a childWorthy Havilah AtchesonMargaret Ann FreeburnView this family
1910
Death of a sonGeorge Thomas Freeburn
March 15, 1916

Note:

Military Funeral

THE LATE PTE. FREEBURN.

The second military funeral since the establishment of the Bathurst Military Camp took place to the Church of England portion of the Bathurst General Cemetery yester-day morning. The burial was of the body of the late Private George Free-

burn, who died at the Bathurst Hospital at midday on Wednesday, after being only a short period in Camp, and a few days in the hospital suffering from pneumonia. The funeral left Mr. W. Boyds funeral parlor at 11 a.m, and was headed by therecently-formed Camp Band.

The company of which Private Freeburn was a member was in attendance, being in charge of Lieuts. Armstrong and Nelson. The band, which was in charge of Drum-Major J. Regan and Bandmaster Hunter, played the 'Dead March' in Saul throughout theroute in a devotional manner. The chief mourners at the graveside were two brothers and a sister (Mrs. John Mumford) of the deceased. The brothers had journeyed from Rylstone to attend the funeral. Services were held prior to the funeral and atthe graveside, and were conducted by Rev. Canon Forster, assisted by Rev. D. Creighton. The pall and coffin bearers were members of the deceased's company. A firing party, under Reg. S.M. Purcell, fired the last salute, and the Last Post wassounded. There was a large attendance of citizens the graveside, where the service was most impressive. Private Freeburn sacrificed a splendid farm at Wagga in order to join the colors. (National Advocate Friday 17 March 1916, p. 2)

Note:

RYLSTONE SOLDIER'S DEATH

Private George Freeburn died at Bathurst District Hospital last Wednesday night. Deceased enlisted at Rylstone a few days ago, and entered camp with a heavy cold, from which he developed pneumonia. He was 38 years of age, and was un-married. Thebody was buried with full military honors, the cortege being headed by the newly-formed camp band. The "Last Post" was sounded at the graveside by deceased's late comrades. The chief mourners at the graveside were two brothers and a sister (Mrs.John Mumford) of the deceased. The brothers had journeyed from Rylstone to attend the funeral. Services were held prior to the funeral and at the graveside, and were conducted by Rev. Canon Forster, assisted by Rev. D. Creighton. The pall andcoffin bearers were members of the deceased's company. Private Free-burn sacrificed a splendid farm at Wagga in order to join the colors. (Mudgee Guardian and North Western Representative Monday 20 March 1916, p. 2).

Death of a daughterMargaret Ann Freeburn
July 10, 1929
Note:

Obituary MRS ATCHESON. Mrs Atcheson, wife of Mr W. Atcheson, of Wilpinjing, Wollar, and formerly of the Rylstone district, died in the Mudgee Hospital on Wednesday morning, aged 49 years. De-ceased, who had been ailing for some time, was very highly esteemed, and her death came as a great shock to very many throughout this district. She is survived by a sorrowing husband, two sons, and three daughters, the youngest being eleven years of age. The funeral took place to the Church of England portion of the Mudgee cemetery on Wednesday aftermoon, the Rev. L. Walker officiating at the graveside. Mr J. C. Swords conducted the arrangements (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Friday 12 July 1929, page 5)

Note:

Return Thanks MR. W. H. ATCHESON and family, of Wilpinjong, Wollar, desire to tender their sincere thanks to all kind friends and relatives who sent them letters, cards, telegrams, wreaths, and other messages of sympathy, or in any other way tendered to them sympathy and kindness in their recent sad bereavement in the loss of their dear wife and mother (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Friday 16 August 1929, page 4).

Death of a daughterMatilda Jane Freeburn
June 28, 1947

Note:

Mrs. Pickett An old and highly esteemed resident of the Lue district in the person of Mrs. Matilda Jane Pickett, died on Saturday last, aged 68 years. Her husband predeceased her by about 12 months. To the bereaved family of sons and daughters the sympathy of the whole district is extended. The funeral took place to the Methodist portion of the Lue cemetery this morning, the Rev. Mr. Conibear, of Rylstone, officiating Messrs. J. C. Swords & Son carried out the arrangements (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Monday 30 June 1947, page 2).

Death of a sonFrancis William Freeburn
1950

Death of a sonJohn James Freeburn
June 12, 1956

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Francis Freeburn & Jane Turvey with Jane & baby George c1888

      Francis Freeburn. He married Jane Turvey, daughter of George Turvey and Margaret , in 1877. She was born in 1853 and died on January 20, 1893 at the age of 40.

      Children of Francis Freeburn and Jane Turvey:

      1. George Thomas Freeburn (18781916)
      2. Margaret Ann Freeburn (18801929)
      3. Matilda Jane Freeburn (18811947)
      4. Francis William Freeburn (18841950)
      5. John James Freeburn (18861956)
      6. Sarah Alice Freeburn (18881893)
      7. Christy A Freeburn (18911891)
      8. Rubina Maud Freeburn (18921970)
  2. Generation 2
    1. Margaret Ann Freeburn, daughter of Francis Freeburn and Jane Turvey, was born in 1880 and died on July 10, 1929 in Mudgee District Hospital, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 49. She married Worthy Havilah Atcheson, son of William H Atcheson and Phoebe Aldwell, in 1910 in New South Wales, Australia. He was born in 1883 in New South Wales, Australia and died on December 22, 1931 in Wilpinjong, Wollar, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 48.

      Children of Margaret Ann Freeburn and Worthy Havilah Atcheson:

      1. Joan Milba Atcheson (19111989)
      2. Grace Rita Atcheson (19121990)
      3. Ruth Venie Atcheson (19141944)
      4. Colin Maxwell Atcheson (19161960)
      5. Raymond George Atcheson (19181955)
    2. Matilda Jane Freeburn, daughter of Francis Freeburn and Jane Turvey, was born in 1881 and died on June 28, 1947 at the age of 66. She married Robert Pickett, son of Robert Pickett and Sarah , in 1905. He was born in 1872 and died on September 6, 1945 at the age of 73.

      Children of Matilda Jane Freeburn and Robert Pickett:

      1. Alma Pickett (1911)
      2. Linden Victor Pickett (19061955)
      3. Harold Claude Pickett (19081977)
      4. Dorothy Ethel Pickett (19171982)
    3. Francis William Freeburn, son of Francis Freeburn and Jane Turvey, was born in 1884 and died in 1950 at the age of 66. He married Rachel Parkins, daughter of Samuel Parkins and Adelaide Hume.

      Children of Francis William Freeburn and Rachel Parkins:

      1. Private
      2. Clifford “Cliff” Freeburn (19122005)
      3. Betty Grace Freeburn (19231970)
    4. Rubina Maud Freeburn, daughter of Francis Freeburn and Jane Turvey, was born in 1892 and died on May 4, 1970 in Mudgee District Hospital, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 78. She married Osmond John Leighton, son of David Leighton and Eva Emily Mead.

      Children of Rubina Maud Freeburn and Osmond John Leighton:

      1. James Austin Leighton (1989)
      2. Allan George Leighton (1984)
      3. Glendon Osmond Leighton (1977)
      4. Private
  3. Generation 3
    1. Joan Milba Atcheson, daughter of Worthy Havilah Atcheson and Margaret Ann Freeburn, was born in 1911 and died in June 1989 at the age of 78. She married Herbert Valentine Papworth, son of Radford G Papworth and Catherine Berriman, in 1941 in Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia. He was born in 1903 in Rylstone, New South Wales, Australia and died on June 13, 1969 in Gulgong District Hospital, Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 66.

      Children of Joan Milba Atcheson and Herbert Valentine Papworth:

      1. Stewart Papworth (19482002)
    2. Grace Rita Atcheson, daughter of Worthy Havilah Atcheson and Margaret Ann Freeburn, was born in 1912 and died on April 17, 1990 at the age of 78. She married Leslie Raymond Rogan, son of Richard Rogan and Laura Ford.

      Grace Rita Atcheson and Leslie Raymond Rogan had 2 children.

    3. Ruth Venie Atcheson, daughter of Worthy Havilah Atcheson and Margaret Ann Freeburn, was born in 1914 and died on January 24, 1944 in New South Wales, Australia at the age of 30. She married Victor Herbert Brown, son of Frederick Palmer Brown and Jessie Eleanor Jones, in 1932 in New South Wales, Australia. He was born in 1909 and died on May 18, 1968 in Parramatta District Hospital, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 59.

    4. Linden Victor Pickett, son of Robert Pickett and Matilda Jane Freeburn, was born in 1906 and died in 1955 at the age of 49. He married Dulcie Alice Ford in 1937. She was born in 1914 and died on January 18, 2008 at the age of 94.

    5. Harold Claude Pickett, son of Robert Pickett and Matilda Jane Freeburn, was born in 1908 and died on January 4, 1977 at the age of 69. He married Pauline Lillian Bull.

      Harold Claude Pickett and Pauline Lillian Bull had 2 children.

    6. Dorothy Ethel Pickett, daughter of Robert Pickett and Matilda Jane Freeburn, was born in 1917 and died on July 22, 1982 at the age of 65. She married Arthur William Menchin.

      Children of Dorothy Ethel Pickett and Arthur William Menchin:

      1. Sonia Mary Menchin (1982)
      2. Private
      3. Private
      4. Private
      5. Private
      6. Private
      7. Private
      8. Michael Paul Menchin (19541975)
    7. Clifford “Cliff” Freeburn, son of Francis William Freeburn and Rachel Parkins, was born in 1912 and died on October 7, 2005 at the age of 93. He married Meryl Fayle Butcher.

      Clifford “Cliff” Freeburn and Meryl Fayle Butcher had 3 children.

    8. James Austin Leighton, son of Osmond John Leighton and Rubina Maud Freeburn. He died on July 9, 1989 in Singleton, New South Wales, Australia.

    9. Allan George Leighton, son of Osmond John Leighton and Rubina Maud Freeburn. He died in 1984.

    10. Glendon Osmond Leighton, son of Osmond John Leighton and Rubina Maud Freeburn. He died on December 16, 1977 in Grafton Hospital, Grafton, New South Wales, Australia.

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