Ancestors of Deborah Rae Brigden

Deborah Brigden married Peter Dunn.


Deborah with her sister Louise and brother Dennis with parents below to the right Eric Brigden and Beryl Bush.

Eric's parents James (Jim) Brigden and Louisa Wood.

Jim Brigden’s  parents were William Brigden and Tamar Cosgrove pictured below with their 1st 3 children Elsie, George & William coming down from Queensland around 1888.

William's parents were John Brigden and Juliana Drayton who came to Australia from Middlesex in England between 1853 & 1857 and are pictured on the right with the rest of the family.

 Alf, Albert, Edward, William, Herbert


Emily, John, Juliana, Ada, Alice

Family of Joseph Simpson and Mary Ann Perry

Picture taken around 1892 after Joseph’s death.


Mary Ann Simpson in center

top left Ada, Joseph Jnr, &  Doll (Sarah)

Center Dick (Francis) Bede George & Clara

bottom is Louisa & Darley Wood Grandchildren of Mary Ann

Louisa’s Wood’s grandparents on her mothers side were Joseph Simpson and Mary Ann Perry pictured above and below

Beryl Brigden nee Bush’s parents were Ray Bush and Vida Buckmaster pictured to the right with there three eldest children  Joan, Sylvia and Beryl picture taken around Yass about 1938

Ray Bush’s mother was Maud Bush, pictured left, and his Grandparents were Arthur Bush and Ann Alchin seen right

Arthur Bush’s parents were John & Hephzibah Bush  pictured below right at “Bushgrove” on Jerrawa Creek about 1900, John’s father was Jeremiah Bush pictured (center) and Hephzibah’s parents were Arthur Bush and Maria Pumfrey pictured below left. Arthur and Jeremiah were brothers and came to Australia from Norfolk in England, Arthur came in 1835 Jeremiah in 1833 as a guest of the crown.

To the left is the family of Harry Buckmaster and Eliza Laurie parents of  Vida Buckmaster. The children are May, Vida, Dick, Jeff on Eliza's knee and Addie seated