1. William Box

    born (date unknown)

    died (date unknown)

    marr. 6/5/1795 at Stoke Damerel, Devon Mary Medland

Children: all baptized at Stoke Damerel, Devon

            i Elizabeth Medland bap. 17/1/1796

            ii John bap. 26/3/1797

            iii Mary bap. 5/8/1798

2.         iv William bap. 16/11/ 1800

2. William Box (joiner, builder)

    bap. 16/11/1800 at Stoke Damerel, Devon

    died 24/9/1870 Princes Rd. workhouse, Lambeth, Surrey

    marr. 18/1/1826 Stoke Damerel, Devon Sarah Skinner

                                                              born Crediton, Devon 1799

                                                              died 8/2/1883 Lambeth workhouse infirmary


            i John Skinner 1826-1829, Devonport, Devon

            ii William 1828 Poplar, London

3.         iii John Skinner 1829 Devonport, Devon

            iv James John c1835 Devonport, Devon

            v Edward 1837 Poplar, London

            vi Nelson 1840 Poplar, London

            vii Sarah Emma 1841 Poplar, London

            viii Amelia Ann 1844 Poplar, London

3.John Skinner Box  (builder, surveyor, architect)

    born 9/1/1829 Devonport, Devon

    died 14/11/1912 North Fitzroy, Vic. Australia

    migrated to Australia 1852

    marr. 1. 11/11/1850 Bromley, London Sarah Ann Scott (1830-1858 died at sea)

              2. 20/9/1859 St, Stephen’s Richmond Vic. Eliza Chidlaw James (1836-1926) 


Children by Sarah Ann Scott:

            i Sarah Ann Julia born c1851 London, migrated to Aust. with mother 1858 on the Aloe

                                        marr. Joseph Thomas Gibson 21/3/1883

Children by Eliza Chidlaw James:

            i Alice Marie Eliza 1861

            ii Sidney Horace John 1862 Collingwood Vic.

            iii Amy Florence Jane 1864

            iv Edwin William Alexander 1865-68

            v Rosina Bertha May 1866 Richmond Vic.

4.         vi Ernest George Henry 1868 Richmond Vic.

            vii Edith Martha Charlotte 1873 Carlton Vic.

4. Ernest George Henry Box (painter and decorator)

    born 23/2/1868 Richmond Vic. bap. St. Stephen’s Richmond Vic.

    died 21/5/1913 Alfred Hospital Prahran Vic.

    marr. 28/12/1889 Alexandra St. Sth. Yarra Vic. Frances Annie Blunden (1867-1952)                           



5.       i Marie Frances 1891-1973 marr. Horace Leopold Hurley (military clerk)

           ii Edith Emmeline born 20/4/1893 Prahran Vic.

                                             died 16/7/1973

                                             marr. 1924 Lyall Jack Schneider

           iii Leonard Ernest (carpenter, photographer) born 10/12/1896 Prahran Vic.

                                                                                died 3/2/1977 Mentone Vic. did not marry                                                                            

           iv Alice Lillian (aka Lilse) born 8/9/1904 Prahran Vic.

                                                           died 11/8/2001 Dromana Vic.

                                                           marr. James (Jim) William Smith

                                                           Children:  i Keith


5. Marie Frances Box (sales assistant, craftswoman)

    born 28/2/1891 Eastbourne St. Windsor Vic.

    died 3/1/1973 East Malvern Vic. (ashes scattered at Boyd Park Murrumbeena Vic.)

   marr. 1. 28/11/1914 Mt. Erica Meth. Ch., Prahran Vic. Horace Leopold Hurley (1891-1927)   


            2. 6/8/1940 Murrumbeena Methodist Ch., Herman Otto Hellwig

Children by Horace Leopold Hurley:

            i Gwynnyth Marie born 25/11/1915 Armadale Vic.

                                             died 24/5/1991

                                             marr. Alf Dixon

            ii John Victor Leopold born 21/2/1917

                                             died 20/10/1989

                                             marr. Rona Thistlethwaite

            iii William Thomas born 12/9/1921 Armadale Vic.

                                             died 16/11/2003 Bayswater, Vic.

                                             marr. Dec. 1944 Albury, Edna Clare Taylor

            iv Robert Leonard born 20/4/1923 Murrumbeena Vic.

                                           died 2007

                                           marr. June Elaine Jeffrey

            v Richard Ernest born 13/1/1928 Murrumbeena Vic.

                                            died 2017

                                            marr. 24/5/1952 Oakleigh, Corinne Shirley Skidmore