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A Beckett Family

From the Collection of Glen Eira Historical Society 965 Glen Huntly Rd Caulfield South Victoria

Description
4 documents which have references to the a’Beckett family., Photocopied extract from Burke’s Colonial Gentry Vol 1 1891 on the name a’Beckett, William Arthur Callander, Handwritten research on various a’Beckett family tree members taken from Burke’s Colonial Gentry etc, includes rate details of home in Alma Street, Leaflet on The Briars Mornington giving history on family and the Napoleonic collection of furniture, Photocopied article on a’Beckett name taken from ‘Sand, Swamp and Heath by Peter R Murray and John C Wells 1980. This paragraph gives the connection to Emma Minna a’Beckett who married Arthur Boyd. Boyd’s father owner Glenfern on the corner of Hotham and Inkerman Street. This is the beginning of the artistic Boyd family in Murrumbeena
Object Registration
1269A
Keywords
a’beckett, william arthur callander, mills, emma, boyd, arthur merric, thomas turner, alma street, emma minnie, glenfern, house names, hotham street, inkerman street, alma road
Last updated
2 May 2014 at 12:22PM