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by Diana
Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:44 am
Forum: General Family History and Genealogy Queries
Topic: Holland Family Driffield
Replies: 35
Views: 11762

Hi nessybear. My husband is also a desendant of Robert Holland and Ann Robson son Frederick. My new e mail address is dianahholland@gmail.com
Many thanks for your interest.
Regards Diana
by Diana
Tue Feb 14, 2012 2:14 am
Forum: General Family History and Genealogy Queries
Topic: Holland Family Driffield
Replies: 35
Views: 11762

Hi Peter Yes that is correct Robert Hollands son Henry is the father of Sidney Holland who was our Prime Minister. Henry was just 3 years old when Robert and Ann brought their family to NZ. Regards Di quote:Originally posted by Peter6 Hi Diana, Can you please confirm that the above Robert Holland is...
by Diana
Tue Feb 14, 2012 1:47 am
Forum: General Family History and Genealogy Queries
Topic: Holland Family Driffield
Replies: 35
Views: 11762

Many thanks Ian you are on to it. Robert was a servant in 1846 as it show on his marriage certificate. I am going through the other information you have given me it is wonderful.Regards Di quote:Originally posted by Ian Soanes Some additional census details to add to Peter's excellent research: Poss...
by Diana
Sat Feb 11, 2012 4:45 am
Forum: General Family History and Genealogy Queries
Topic: Holland Family Driffield
Replies: 35
Views: 11762

Many thanks Ian, you boys are wonderful at gathering the information. On a ships list that I have here it says that the Holland family have an infant named Sarah Ann are you able to see if she was Robert and Ann's or maybe their Granddaughter. Henry was 3 and then is has Sarah Ann infant. I see Geor...
by Diana
Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:29 am
Forum: General Family History and Genealogy Queries
Topic: Holland Family Driffield
Replies: 35
Views: 11762

Holland Family Driffield

My husband is a descendant of Robert Holland and Ann Robson married January 1st 1846 in the parish of Lowthorpe. I have their marriage certificate. What I would like to know is their first born child was James Henry Holland christened 25 Dec 1846 Nafferton Yorkshire and as he did not come out to New...
by Diana
Sun Apr 05, 2009 8:10 am
Forum: Surnames A-I
Topic: HOLLAND /ROBSON
Replies: 4
Views: 1678

Hi Ian Many thanks for all that information I will work through it all. Our Frederick was only 7 years in 1851. I can't work out what the maiden name of Ann Robson's mother is, as it only gives her first name as Jane. This is a great site for anyone with an interest in the area. As I live in New Zea...
by Diana
Sun Apr 05, 2009 3:20 am
Forum: Surnames A-I
Topic: HOLLAND /ROBSON
Replies: 4
Views: 1678

Many thanks Michael for that information. I was surprised how quick you replied to my message. My husband is a descendant from Robert and Ann's son Frederick, making Robert his GGGrandfather. I have some grave headstone photos and information from when they arrived in NZ but not too much on their li...
by Diana
Sat Apr 04, 2009 9:06 pm
Forum: Surnames A-I
Topic: HOLLAND /ROBSON
Replies: 4
Views: 1678

HOLLAND /ROBSON

I am researching Robert HOLLAND and Ann ROBSON who were married 1 Jan 1846 at Lowthorpe near Nafferton Yorkshire England.
They came to New Zealand on the Lancashire Witch in 1863.
Any information on who their parents were would be appreciated
Regards Diana