Dear Ann, Thankyou for your reply I would like to swap information with you as you are the first lead I have had to Francis Boake Carter.Enclosed are some notes that I have reseached and the reseach is not finished yet. Alfred Boake Carter Born Dublin 1836 died 1911 aged 75 at his daughter's house Melbourne. The children of Alfred and Sarah Boake Carter Ellen Rose Carter 1868 Melbourne married George Howarth in New South Wales in 1883 haven't found out if they had any children. Francis Boake carter Born Melbourne 1871 Melbourne haven't found any trace of him yet. Harold Marlborough Carter Born 1872 Foster Victoria. Harold went to Busselton Western Australia and became a farmer and was registed at the Busselton post office in 1905 he married in 1903 to Mary Eliza Abbey at Wonnerup Vasse Western Australia Mary Abbey was born at Wonnerup Vasse W.A. in 1879
Her parents were Father: Thomas Abbey Jnr. born 28th Dec 1847 Wonnerup Vasse W.A. Mother: Emma Baskerville born 18thNov. 1856 Bunbury W.A. her parents were married at Bunbury 29th march 1876.
George Hauteur Carter born Foster Vic. George also went to W.A.he was a miner [for gold I think] he married in 1901 to Nellie Sheehan they named Annie still more research to do in that area.
Abbeycal Boake Careter born 25th 12 1876 Foster Vic [ my grandmother she pasted away two weeks after I was born]married in Foster Vic to Eward Evan Griffiths at the Anglican Church in 1899. They had five children:
Harold Griffiths Maragret"" " " Beryl" " " Eward Evan " " " David John " " "
The baby of the family was Alfred Joseph Carter born 1879 in Sale Vic. Alfred Carter Jnr. married Caroline Cecelia Velton in 1907 have found one child of the marriage John Thomas Carter born Ballarat 1902 2nd of August. John Thomas Carter married in 1929 6th April at Sunshine Vic he married Laura Freda Horner born 5th of Jan 1902 Yarraville Vic.
Anne which line of Francis are you the first wife do you know her name or the second Mary O'Farrell and do you know much about her.As I don't.