Daniel Filby Denny

#646, b. 26 August 1831, d. 22 January 1915

The church Daniel and Elizabeth married in

Individual's Timeline

Birth26 August 1831Daniel Filby Denny1,2
Christening25 September 1831Daniel Filby Denny3
Death of Mother5 July 1837Elizabeth Denny4
Marriage4 January 1867Daniel Filby Denny5
Death of Father23 July 1885Daniel Denny6
Marriage of Daughter1892Evelyn Maude Denny7
Probate1894Joseph Denny8
Marriage of Son1898Howard Dare Denny9
Marriage of Daughter24 December 1902Ada Selina Denny10
Marriage of Son11 February 1903Edward Lester Denny11
Marriage of Daughter1908Ethel Elizabeth Denny12
Marriage of Daughter13 May 1908Hilda Blanch Denny13
Death22 January 1915Daniel Filby Denny14,15
Probate1916Daniel Filby Denny

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Daniel was an orchardist in 1903 and of independent means from 1909 to 1914. A bootmaker according to his probate docs.16
  • Anecdote: Was 6 when mother died - who looked after him? It says his mother was elizabeth strutt on marriage and death certificate. Note details supplied to registrar for death records may have been copied from marriage cert. This has to be an error, but why??
  • Residence: In 1909 Daniel Filby lived in "Kyneton", White Hirse Road, Box Hill, Victoria, Australia. was thought ot have been living in Box Hill by his uncle William DENNY who named him in his will.8
  • (beneficiary) Will: William Denny left a will in 1915 in Tasmania, Australia, in which Daniel Filby Denny was a beneficiary; This is the last will and testament of me, William Denny of 36 Wellington Street, Hobart. I appoint James Dear of Hobart, solicitor to be trustee and executor. I leave all my real and personal estate upon trust to James Dear to sell and convert into money and after payment of debts to divide the residue into 6 equal parts and to pay one such part to each of the following

    1.     Daniel Filby Denny of Box Hill Victoria
    2.     Hannah Andrew of Golden Square, Bendigo
    3.     Elizabeth Crothers of Rushworth Victoria
    4.     Sophia Beckwith of Forster Street, New Town, Hobart Tasmania
    5.      Francis Letitia Armstrong Denny of 36 Wellington Street, Hobart

    and to divide the remaining one sixth share equally between

    a.     Joseph Daniel Denny of 888 State School Camberwell Victoria
    b.     James Denny of Broken Hill in New South Wales
    c.     Arthur Denny of Mentone Victoria
    d.     Letitia Richards, the wife of William Richards
    e.     Mary Grant, the wife of --- Grant.

    I declare that after my decease when moneys are paid to my trustees by Thomas Crothers of Rushworth Victoria by virtue of an agreement between us for the sale to him of my farm at Carag Carag, Victoria, such monies shall be immediately applied by my trustee in execution of the trusts above declared without being held by him until the whole of the money under such agreement shall have been paid.

    Then follows instructions about the costs and charges associated with a solicitor being a trustee. It was signed by William on 8th Feb. 1909. Witnesses were part of the trustees clerical staff.17

Voter Enrolements

Children of Daniel Filby Denny and Elizabeth Jane Dare

Citations

  1. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: DANIEL FILBY
    Event: Baptism
    Father/Spouse Surname: DANIEL
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: ELIZABETH
    Day: 26
    Month: 8
    Year: 1831
    Age:
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 3986/1831
    Reference: RGD 32.
  2. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1831/3986.
  3. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, V18311755 162A.
  4. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: ELIZABETH
    Event: Burial
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Day: 10
    Month: 7
    Year: 1837
    Age: 38
    Sex: F
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 4865/1837
    Reference: RGD 34.
  5. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1867/348.
  6. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, Middle name listed as Tilby, possible transcription error. reg number 9190.
  7. Victorian BDM on line, online http://online.justice.vic.gov.au,
    Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Evelyn Maude
    Event: M
    Sex: F
    Spouse Surname/Father: MORGAN
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Jno Hutchison
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: MALDON
    Death Place:
    Year: 1892
    Reg. Number: 459.
  8. Victorian Index to Wills, Probate and Administration Records 1841-1925, online http://prov.vic.gov.au
  9. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Howard Dare
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: FISHER
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Maggie May
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: HAWTH
    Death Place:
    Year: 1898
    Reg. Number: 2357.
  10. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Ada Selina
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: CLARKE
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Wm Thos Hodgson
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: KYTON
    Death Place:
    Year: 1902
    Reg. Number: 7060.
  11. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Edwd Lester
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: HOLMES
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Agnes
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: HAWTH
    Death Place:
    Year: 1903
    Reg. Number: 563.
  12. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Ethel Elizth
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: IDDLES
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Edwin
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: VIC
    Death Place:
    Year: 1908
    Reg. Number: 3225.
  13. Victorian BDM on line, online http://online.justice.vic.gov.au, Surname: CHUGG
    Given Names: Wm Harold
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: DENNY
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Hilda Blanche
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: SYDNEY
    Death Place:
    Year: 1908
    Reg. Number: 3033

    and

    Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Hilda Blanche
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: CHUGG
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Wm Harold
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place: HAWTH
    Death Place:
    Year: 1908
    Reg. Number: 3033.
  14. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: Danl Filby
    Event: D
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: Denny Danl
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Elizth STRUTT
    Age: 83
    Age Code:
    Birth Place:
    Death Place: Box Hill
    Year: 1915
    Reg. Number: 472.
  15. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    Australia Death Index, 1787-1985 about Danl Filby Denny
    Name:      Danl Filby Denny
    Death Place:      Box Hill, Victoria
    Age:      83
    Father's Name:      Denny Danl
    Mother's name:      Elizth Strutt
    Registration Year:      1915
    Registration Place:      Victoria
    Registration Number:      472
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1832."
  16. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au
  17. Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online http://digital.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, 1915 AD960/37 383 9914.