Pask of Essex - to Australia and New Zealand
It's finally here and I'm the first!
Looking for any descendants of John Pask (1771 - 1847) and Francis Haffinden (d 1837).Their children were Thomas, Mary (married John Rice), John Joseph, Frances (married James Horton), James b 1809 d 1890 (married 1.Julia Asplin and 2. Margaret McLeod)
The children of James b 1809 and Julia Asplin are:
James b 1835 John, Julia (married Wiber), Margaret, Frances, Sarah Ann all born in Essex
The children of James b1809 and Margaret McLeod are Christina, David, Jane, Annie, Edward and William all born in Melbourne, Australia.
James born 1835 married in Australia in 1861 to Maria Mitchell were daughter Annie born same year.They emigrated to New Zealand where Walter, Ernest and Edward Albert were born before Maria's death.James remarried
Mary Allen and they had 9 children: Eli, Elizabeth(Eves), Mary(Ayers), Jane(Ayers), Frances(Laing), Sarah(Kemp), David, Margaret and James(b 1888)
Julia Wiber nee Pask also lived in Melbourne from 1858.
John is believed to have been in Melbourne and NZ also.