John Alexander Herbert

1-Convict John Alexander Herbert was born on 26 Apr 1767 in Holborn, London, England and died on 19 Nov 1846 in Hope Inn, Westbury, Tasmania at age 79. He was born at a private dwelling in a narrow street called Long Lane which is situated in the District of Smithfield, Parish of St. Andrews, Town of Holborn, County of London, England. He was christened in St. Andrews Church. He was tried and convicted at the Old Bailey Criminal Court for stealing a silk handkerchief value one shilling on 21 Apr 1784. He was sentenced to seven years transportation and sent to Australia on the Scarborough in the First Fleet in 1788. In 1790 he was sent to Norfolk Island on the Sirius. He was allotted ground and by 1794 he was selling grain to the stores and was also appointed as a constable. He had several children to convict Hannah Bolton, alias Moore. On  18 Feb 1813 with two children, James and Elizabeth he boarded the Minstrel at Norfolk Island, arriving at Port Dalrymple on 4 March 1813. His property at Norfolk Plains was known as Rocky Hill.

2-Elizabeth Herbert was born on 27 Sep 1799 in Norfolk Island, died on 19 Jun 1866 in Kaiapoi, New Zealand at age 66, and was buried in Eyreton, New Zealand. Elizabeth married convict John William Chapman on 14 Mar 1814 in St. John's Church of England, Launceston. John was born in 1792 in Essex, England and died on 29 Jan 1852 in Ravenswood, Launceston at age 60. They reared their family at "North Esk Creek Farm" on the outskirts of Launceston. The census of 1848 showed Elizabeth as living in George Street, Launceston, apparently separated from her husband. In the early 1860s she accompanied her son Thomas, his Elizabeth and her grandson Henry John Chapman New Zealand where they settled at Harden Farm, Eyreton on the South Island. They had a daughter: Susan Sarah.

3-Susan Sarah Chapman was born on 24 Apr 1830 in North Esk Creek, was christened on 4 Dec 1833 in St. John's Church of England, Launceston, died on 13 May 1908 in Ravenswood, Launceston at age 78, and was buried on 16 May 1908 in Cypress Street Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania. Susan married convict John Eli Goodyer on 3 Nov 1846 in Holy Trinity Church of England, Launceston. John was born on 11 Apr 1823 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England, died on 25 May 1908 in Ravenswood, Launceston at age 85, and was buried on 27 May 1908 in Cypress Street Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania. He was a farmer and cotton weaver, arriving on the convict ship Egyptian on 23 Aug 1839.. They had thirteen children:

4-Sarah Jane Goodyer 1846 – 1927

4-Martha Elizabeth Goodyer 1848 – 1913

4-John Eli Goodyer 1850 – 1898

4-Mary Ann Goodyer 1853 – 1925

4-Thomas William Goodyer 1855 – 1892

4-Elizabeth Goodyer 1858 – 1941

4-Henry Eli Goodyer 1860 – 1907

4-Anne Editha Goodyer 1862 – 1892

4-Emily Matilda Goodyer 1865 – 1942

4-Jane Harriet Goodyer 1867 – 1943

4-Clara Harriet Goodyer 1869 – 1931

4-Susan Alice Maud Mary Goodyer 1872 – 1956

4-Rebecca Goodyer 1874 – 1943

4-Sarah Jane Goodyer was born on 21 Jun 1846 in North Esk Creek and died on 21 Jun 1927 in Launceston at age 81. Sarah married convict ↑James McGiveron on 21 Feb 1866 in St Leonards. James was born on 7 Aug 1823 in Magheralin Parish, Down, Ireland and died on 26 Oct 1889 in Launceston at age 66. They had two children: Louisa and Henry Thomas William.

5-Louisa McGiveron was born on 23 Nov 1862 in Launceston and died on 20 Jun 1884 in Launceston at age 21. Louisa had a daughter: Rose Alice Rebecca.

6-Rose Alice Rebecca McGiveron was born on 22 May 1882 in Launceston and died on 8 Dec 1951 in Bracknell, Tasmania at age 69. Rose married John Thomas Page, son of Robert Page and Ellen Goss, on 22 Dec 1915 in Launceston. John was born on 9 Jul 1872 in Bracknell, Tasmania and died on 20 Jun 1961 in Launceston at age 88. They had three children: Joyce Albena, Rhoda Ellen and Elma May.

7-Joyce Albena Page was born on 12 Oct 1916 in 24 Melbourne Street, Launceston.

7-Rhoda Ellen Page was born on 23 Sep 1918 in Upper Liffey, Tasmania, died on 7 Aug 2008 in Home, Lovett Street, Ulverstone, Tasmania at age 89, and was buried on 7 Oct 2008 in Central Lawn Cemetery, Ulverstone, Tasmania. Rhoda married Vivian Frank Richardson, son of Frank Edmund Richardson and Ida May French, on 28 May 1941 in Methodist Church, Bracknell. Vivian was born on 1 Apr 1916 in Hagley, Tasmania, died on 17 Oct 2005 in Ulverstone, Tasmania at age 89, and was buried on 19 Oct 2005 in Lawn Cemetery, Ulverstone, Tasmania. They had five children: Hazel May, Stanley Vivian, Maxwell Douglas, Raynor Leslie and Alan John.

7-Elma May Page was born on 22 Mar 1920 in Launceston, died on 4 Apr 1999 in Toosey Memorial Hospital, Longford, Tasmania at age 79, and was buried on 8 Apr 1999 in Church of England Cemetery, Bishopsbourne, Tasmania. Elma married Eric William Badcock, son of Melvyn George Badcock and Evelyn Richardson, on 23 Apr 1941 in Methodist Church, Bracknell. Eric was born on 28 Feb 1911 in Bishopsbourne, Tasmania, died on 28 Jun 1996 at age 85, and was buried in Jun 1996 in Church of England Cemetery, Bishopsbourne, Tasmania. They had five children: Yvonne Joyce, Ivan John, Keith Eric, David Melvyn and Janine Gaye.

5-Henry Thomas William McGiveron was born on 31 Mar 1886 in Launceston, died on 17 May 1968 in St Lukes Hospital, Launceston at age 82, and was buried in Carr Villa Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania. Henry married someone Hilda Marion Littlejohn, daughter of David Littlejohn and Elizabeth Mary Lucy Peck, on 2 Oct 1912 in Launceston. Hilda was born on 18 Nov 1895 in Launceston and died on 28 Feb 1976 at age 80. They had one son: Les.

6-Les McGiveron. Les married Ila Dorothy Stevens. Ila was born on 27 Oct 1919 in Launceston. They had one daughter: Robin Ann.

7-Robin Ann McGiveron was born on 13 Jun 1945 and was christened on 4 Dec 1949 in St. Marys Church of England, Hagley. Robin married Geoffrey James Walker, son of William James Walker and Lorna Elizabeth Martha Crocker, on 11 Jul 1964 in St. Pauls Church of England, Cleveland Street, Launceston. Geoffrey was born on 16 Nov 1943 and was christened on 21 Mar 1994 in Methodist Church, Deloraine. They had two children: Christopher Glenn and Paul.

8-Christopher Glenn Walker was born on 18 Jan 1965 in Queen Victoria Maternity Hospital, Launceston and was christened on 13 Jun 1965 in Methodist Church, Deloraine. Christopher married Justine Lee Wilton on 19 Mar 1988. Justine was born on 23 Oct 1968 in Calvary Hospital, Hobart, Tasmania. They had one son: Jolan Peter.

9-Jolan Peter Walker was born on 4 Nov 1988 in Queen Victoria Maternity Hospital, Launceston.

8-Paul Walker was born on 17 Apr 1967 in Queen Victoria Maternity Hospital, Launceston and was christened in Nov 1967 in Methodist Church, Deloraine. Paul married Janine Margaret Carey on 19 Jan 1991 in St. Aidans Church, Launceston. Janine was born on 2 Mar 1965 and was christened on 16 Feb 1997 in St. Marys Church of England, Hagley. They had one daughter: Haylee Margaret.

9-Haylee Margaret Walker was born on 12 May 1996.

4-John Eli Goodyer was born on 24 Mar 1850 in North East Creek, died on 13 Aug 1898 in Bangor, Tasmania at age 48, and was buried in Bangor Church of England Cemetery. John married Elizabeth Crawford, daughter of Thomas Crawford and Elizabeth Jones. Elizabeth was born on 4 Sep 1854 in Hobart, Tasmania, died on 1 Feb 1921 in Distillery Creek, Tasmania at age 66, and was buried in Bangor Church of England Cemetery. They had nine children:

5-Joseph Francis  born 6 Feb 1880 in Bangor, Tasmania

5-Sarah Jane Ann  born 30 Apr 1881 in Launceston, Tasmania

5-Ernest Charles Augustus  born 27 Oct 1882 in Launceston, Tasmania

5-Harriet Rose Blanche  born 24 Apr 1885 in Launceston, Tasmania

5-Eva Winfield   born 6 Sep 1887 in Patersonia, Tasmania

5-Thomas Francis Eli  born 20 Nov 1888 in Patersonia, Tasmania

5-John Peter Patrick William born 22 Oct 1890 in Bangor, Tasmania

5-Herven Henry James born 18 Jun 1893 in Bangor, Tasmania

5-Ruby Eliza Elizabeth  born 26 Apr 1895 in Lilydale, Tasmania

5-Thomas Francis Eli Goodyer was born on 20 Nov 1888 in Launceston and died on 23 Dec 1943 in Lebrina, Tasmania at age 55. Thomas married Ethel Proctor, daughter of Richard Proctor and Ruth Walsh. Ethel was born on 24 Aug 1885 in Launceston, died on 26 May 1922 in White Hills, Tasmania at age 36, and was buried in Methodist Cemetery, Lebrina. They had three children: Alice May, Richard Charles and Mildred Ethel.

6-Alice May Goodyer was born on 11 May 1904 in Lebrina, Tasmania and died on 15 Jan 1977 in Fred French Nursing Home, Newstead, Launceston, Tasmania at age 72. Alice married William George Kelly in 1923. William died in 1963.

6-Richard Charles Goodyer was born on 18 May 1908 and died on 27 Jan 2001 in the Launceston General Hospital at age 92. Richard married Phyllis Irene Burns. Phyllis was born about 1912 and died on 9 Mar 1974 in the Launceston General Hospital aged about 62.

6-Mildred Ethel Goodyer was born on 24 Sep 1912 in Lilydale, Tasmania and died on 16 Aug 1986 in Cosgrove Park, Launceston, Tasmania at age 73. Mildred married William Edward Austin, son of William Austin and Jessie May McHugh. William was born on 8 Jan 1911 in Spreyton and died on 1 Feb 1969 in the Launceston General Hospital at age 58. They had two children: (No Given Name) and Shirley Anne.

7-Austin was born on 17 Jul 1950 and died on 17 Jul 1950.

7-Shirley Anne Austin was born on 17 May 1953. Shirley married Kevin John Sullivan on 1 Aug 1976. Kevin was born on 9 Aug 1945. They had three children: Darren John, Christopher Kevin and Stephen Andrew.

8-Darren John Sullivan was born on 4 Feb 1971.

8-Christopher Kevin Sullivan was born on 8 Feb 1972.

8-Stephen Andrew Sullivan was born on 13 Aug 1975.

Mildred next married Frank Arthur Lockhart on 27 Sep 1927 in Paterson Street Methodist Church, Launceston. Frank was born on 30 Oct 1905 in Longford, Tasmania and died on 13 Jul 1960 in North East Memorial Hospital, Scottsdale at age 54.