Seeking descendants of George Minifie, born 11 March 1852 in England to Henry and Ann Minifie. He lived in Wednesbury and Derby where he worked for Midland Company forges. George's first wife died in 1884; they had two children born 1874 and 1875. He emigrated to Australia in 1879 with his sister, Emily. In December 1886 George married again.