Trove Tuesday – Brooklyn Tragedy

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1898 ‘BOATING NATALITY AT BROOKLYN.’, The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 – 1954), 11 November, p. 5. , viewed 14 Nov 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article14184670

James William Garthon was born in 1858 in the Chippendale area of Sydney. He was the son of William Q and Mary Garthon.

GARTHON JAMES W 2809/1858 WILLIAM Q MARY CHIPPENDALE
http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/Pages/family-history/family-history.aspx (accessed 14/11/2016)
James married Susannah J Wade in 1884.
2859/1884 GARTHON JAMES W WADE SUSANNAH J PADDINGTON
James and Susannah had three children Leslie, Alma and Rupert. Leslie died in 1889 so Alma and Rupert would be the two children mentioned in the above article.
GARTHON ALMA M 5072/1894  JAMES W SUSANNAH J BALMAIN SOUTH

GARTHON LESLIE J 2163/1889 JAMES W SUSANNAH J SYDNEY
GARTHON RUPERT J28763/1890 JAMES W SUSANNAH J PETERSHAM
James was buried at The Bar Island Cemetery in the Hawkesbury.
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