Aldridge family from Hertfordshire to Australia

Westwood family blacksmiths

Henry Aldridge mentions starting a carrying business with his cousin James Westwood. Hertfordshire village blacksmith's Australian connection By…

Stick up at Imbil

Bushrangers at Imbil By Warren Nunn Henry Aldridge about 1920. IT was a scandal at the time that involved a number of men including several gold…

James Aldridge (1793 - 1871)

Welwyn publican James Aldridge (1793 - 1871 son of Thomas Aldridge and Mary Jeaves) was a publican based in Welwyn, Hertford, England. In 1851, he…

Henry Aldridge's memoirs

From Hertfordshire to Australia *Following is a transcript of recollections that Henry Aldridge wrote about his life. In the original handwritten…

Walter Burdekin Aldridge (1882-1968)

Burt Aldridge
A complicated man Walter Burdekin Aldridge (1882-1968) married Margaret Shonhan and had…

Edward Henry Aldridge (1880-1953)

Ted Aldridge
Rugged timber-getter Edward Henry Aldridge (1880-1953) married Mary Ann Richardson and…

Emily Ellen Sophia Aldridge (1876-1970)

grandmacoker
Emily Ellen Sophia Aldridge, who married Harry Coker. A most remarkable woman Emily Helen…

Elizabeth Aldridge (1871-1952)

Elizabeth Aldridge
A woman to whom we owe a great deal Elizabeth Aldridge (1871-1952) married Charles Dobbs…

Charges

A list of charges brought against Henry Aldridge's attackers From Queensland State…

District Court report

Newspaper report of Imbil hold-up AT the Maryborough Circuit Court, on the 26th inst.,…

1868 Queensland Police Gazette page 68

Tied to a sapling and robbed 1868 Queensland Police Gazette page 68 On 30th July last,…

William Aldridge

Hertfordshire publican William Aldridge came to Australia in July 1859 on the Glentanner,…

William Troden

William Troden
Background to a crime William Troden was one of the bushrangers jailed for the attack on…

 

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