Edwin Chittock1

#31784, b. between 1825 and 1828, d. 7 May 1907

Individual's Timeline

Birthbetween 1825 and 1828Edwin Chittock1
Marriage1 March 1853Edwin Chittock2,1
EmigratAUNovember 1860Edwin Chittock3
Death Reg1907Edwin Chittock4
Death7 May 1907Edwin Chittock1

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Edwin was a tailor. He was also a shareholder in the Ararat Quartz Gold Mining Co. as of 1878.1
  • EmigratAU: He and Mary Ann Minns emigrated to Australia in November 1860 in ship 'Morning Star'. Possibly landed in Aukland.3
  • Residence: In 8 July 1865 Edwin Chittock lived University Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia. He applied for an adjustment of the Real Property Act for land described as 'Part of allotment 16 in section 36, Melbourne North, Parish of Jika-Jika. Commencing 94 feet west from the northeast corner, thence bearing further west 16 feet with a depth therefrom of 56 feet. This is not a large piece of land so I assume it was, or was going to be a house or a shop. The street is not named in the notice.6
  • Will: Edwin Chittock left a will on 4 July 1907 Mary Ann Chittock was named as Executor The estate was valued at £426, and Mary Ann was the sole beneficiary.7

Census details

Brushes with the LAW

There is an entry in the Victoria Police Gazette dated 1889 that indicates Edwin was running a tailoring business in Ararat. A William WILSON was charged on warrant with uttering a forged cheque to Edwin on the 25th March 1889.

Voter Enrolements

  • Edwin Chittock was enrolled to vote in 1899 in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. In the 1899 Victorian Federal Referendum, Edwin was listed as a gentleman living in Geelong.. In the 1899 Victorian Federal Referendum, Edwin was listed as a gentleman living in Geelong.
  • He was enrolled to vote in 1903 in Belmont, Geelong, Victoria, Australia.1

Child of Edwin Chittock and Mary Ann Minns

Citations

  1. Lyn D, CHITTOCK research in "Lyn D information via email," listserve message 2010.
  2. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, saved as chittock edwin marriage.
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Charlotte
    Last name      Chittock
    Age      1
    Birth year      1859
    Nationality      English
    Departure port      London
    Arrival year      1860
    Arrival month      Dec
    Arrival port      Auckland
    Ship name      Morning Star
    State      Victoria
    Record set      Victoria inward passenger lists 1839-1923
    Category      Travel & migration
    Subcategory      Passenger lists
    Collections from      Australia & New Zealand.
  4. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CHITTOCK
    Given Names: Edwin
    Event: D
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: Chittock Ellis
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Charl HAYES
    Age: 80
    Age Code:
    Birth Place:
    Death Place: Berwick
    Year: 1907
    Reg. Number: 3732.
  5. Lyn D, CHITTOCK research in "Lyn D information via email," listserve message 2010, Edwin died 1907 at Berwick & was buried at Ararat Cemetery, in the same grave as his daughter. The informant of his death was George Marriott, Nephew of Berwick.
  6. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Victorian Government Gazette 1865.
  7. Public Records Office of Victoria: Given Name      Edwin
    Surname      Chittock
    Alternative Name      
    Title      
    File number      102/797
    Death Date      7 May 1907
    Death Date notes      
    Grant Date      4 Jul 1907
    Grant Date notes      
    Nature of Grant      P
    General Notes      
    Occupation      Gent
    Residence      Berwick.