Australian English Genealogy

Descendants of William Bailey

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53. William Arthur Crossley

Death - Bill was stung by a scorpion whilst trying to free a bogged wagon. The doctor wouldn't attend until he received advance payment. By the time Bill's offsider found the money, Bill had died.


David Burgess

David farmed his father's lease and became owner of this lease in 1910. He taught himself to read and write. He was an excellent tanner and whip maker. He would travel to Maitland for supplies in his bullock dray.