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James Henry Ford was born 8 March 1858 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia to William Ford (1831-1913) and Mary Ann Cramp (1835-1914) and died 14 August 1949 Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Catherine Anne Johnstone (1862-1934) .



Children



Offspring of James Henry Ford and Catherine Anne Johnstone (1862-1934)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Annie Maria Ford (1882-1885) 6 January 1882 Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia 2 May 1885 Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia
Esma May Ford (1883-1887) 20 July 1883 Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia 14 January 1887 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia
Josiah Henry Ford (1885-1972) 6 September 1885 Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia 13 January 1972 Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
Albert Edward Ford (1887-1940) 10 November 1887 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia 6 May 1940 Crookwell, New South Wales, Australia Katherine Ann Hearne (1891-c1977)
Rudolph Sidney Ford (1889-1917) 27 September 1889 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia 2 October 1917 Zonnebeke, Belgium
Lionel Oswald Ford (1891-1972)
Elsie Elizabeth Ford (1893-1969) 27 August 1893 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia 27 April 1969 Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia Edgar James Halls (1892-1965)
Mary Isabella Ford (1896-1974) 5 January 1896 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia 5 September 1974 Archibald Donald McIntosh (1895-1957)
Kenneth Lawrence Ford (1897-1981)
Lila Jane Ford (1899-1992) 5 July 1899 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia 18 March 1992 Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia Edward Hercules Whipp (1891-1961)
William Richard Ford (1901-1967)
Clarice Agnes Caroline Ford (1903-1989) 18 July 1903 Tuena, New South Wales, Australia 3 August 1989 Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia Alexander Joseph McIntosh (1899-1989)
Arthur James Ford (1904-1969) 3 December 1904 Peelwood, New South Wales, Australia 2 August 1969 Crookwell, New South Wales, Australia Ellen Alice Clarke (-1992)










Obituary

Mr. Jas. Henry Ford

Mr. James Henry Ford, who died on the 14th inst. at a metropolitan hospital, had reached the advanced age of 91 years.

The deceased was a son of the late William Ford, discoverer of the Peelwood Mine.

A lifelong resident of Peelwood, hls wife predeceased him 15 years ago.

His principal interests were mining and pastoral.

Surviving sons are Josiah Oswald and Kenneth (Darby's Falls), Willlam (Bathurst) and James (Crookwell). Two sons, Albert and Rudolph, predeceased him, the latter being killed in France whist serving with the A.I.F, In World War I. Surviving daughters are Mrs. E. Hall (Goulburn) , Mrs. A. D. McIntosh (Bernard), Mrs. E. Whipp (Goulburn) and Mrs. A. J. McIntosh (Binda). Two daughters predeceased him. Surviving grandchildren number 34 and great-grandchildren eight.

Following a service in the Peelwood Church of England the remains were laid to rest in the C. of E. section of the Peelwood Cemetery. The Rev. T. E. Whiting conducted both the service in the church and that at the graveside.

The funeral arrangements were in the hands of Messrs. T. E. Kennedy and Son, of Crookwell.

Crookwell Gazette, 24 August 1949, page 7


Note

Since his birth is indexed under "FORD, JANUS H", he is also called Janus Henry Ford in the sources quoted.







Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
  • BDM Index ref for birth: 6247/1858
¶ Death
  • BDM Index ref for death: 22915/1949
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