Family History Notebook

Robert Swindle

Son of George Swindle and Hannah Bell, born on the 3rd of Aprilc3 1856 a , in Garrigill,  Alston, Cumberland, England

Married  Annie Jessie Hansen in 1880 in Victoria (1860-1941)


Hannah Elizabeth, born on the 15th of August 1882 in Mooroopna, Victoria, Australia
Robert Christian, born in 1885 in Victoria, Australia
Thomas John, born on the 25th of February 1887 in Mooroopna, Victoria, Australia
William Arthur (Fardy), born in 1890 in Cowra, New South Wales
Peter George, born c.1893
Charles Edward, born in 1896 in Canowindra, New South Wales, Australia
Isabel Vivian May, born c1899

Died on the 2nd of May 1915, buried in Parkes General Cemetery, NSW

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0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.

1    Emigrated to Australia with his parents in 1862

2    Farmed with his brother in New South Wales b

3    Robert could not have been born 3rd April 1856 but registered Q1.


a    Information from Mary Pattinson's family tree

b    Letters and information supplied by Janet Garlick

c)    Hansen-Clark family tree on Ancestry

d)    The birth of Robert Swindle was registered in the first quarter of 1856 in the Alston district (FreeBMD 10b 332)

e)    Australia Marriage Index 1788-1950 (Ancestry)

Name: Robert Swindle
Spouse Name: Annie Hansen
Marriage Place: Victoria
Registration Place: Victoria
Registration Year: 1880
Registration Number: 2315

f)    Grave memorial

Parkes General Cemetery, NSW

In Loving Memory Of
our dear father and mother
Robert Swindle
Died 2nd May 1915, aged 59 years
Annie J. Swindle
Died 23rd Oct 1941, aged 80 years.
Thy will be done

Robert Swindle 1856 - 1915

 Western Champion (Parkes, NSW : 1898 - 1934)   Thu 6 May 1915   Page 15 
Mr Robert Swindle, of Coobang Creek, died on Sunday last, after a long illness.