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Hi Lakeman listers
I am interested in Edward Lakeman, who came to Australia in 1825 as the
postillion (coachman) to the newly arriving Governor Darling. They arrived
on the Catherine Stewart Forbes. In the 1828 NSW census, he stated his age
was 24, giving possible year of birth around 1804. He is almost certainly
from somewhere in England. Does anyone have a record of an Edward Lakeman
who might fit the description? Or better still, proof of where he came
from? I am interested as my mother is Lakeman by birth, making me half
I have just done another check of my records and have found the birth of
Dorothy Hannah Lakeman 7 Aug 1853 at Holbeton the dau of Edwin & Elizabeth
Trust this helps
Susan A Atkins
GUILD OF ONE NAME STUDIES NO 1961
SCOTCHMER & LAKEMAN WORLDWIDE
Please reply to scotchmer(a)one-name.org
----- Original Message -----
From: SUSAN ATKINS <scotchmer(a)lineone.net>
Sent: 17 February 2001 16:56
Subject: Re: [LAKEMAN] Dorothy Hannah Lakeman, Devon mid/late 1800s
> I have a look at the records I hold on Lakeman and have found a possible
> family for Dorothy Hannah Lakeman in the 1851 Census at Holbeton, Plympton
> St Mary (ref HO107/1877 folio 18 p21)
> Edwin L, Head, Marr, 35 Farmers Son, Born Revelstoke DEV
> His wife is shown as Elizabeth age 30 born Holbeton
> Children: Matilda, 11 born Cornwood
> Mary J, 9 born Cornwood
> Elizabeth, 5, born Stoke Damerel
> Robert, 2, born Stoke Damerel
> I trust this info may be of use.
> Kindest regards
> Susan A Atkins
> GUILD OF ONE NAME STUDIES NO 1961
> SCOTCHMER & LAKEMAN WORLDWIDE
> Please reply to scotchmer(a)one-name.org
I have just been emailing with Jack Steer, who has a connection through his
STEER family to Dorothy Hannah LAKEMAN (bap 7.8.153 at Carswell Torre,
Holberton) married James STEER (13 sep 1874, Stoke Dameral).
If anybody has any connection to Dorothy, Jack would love to hear from you.
More details of Jack's ancestors is included below.
>Children of John STEER and Elizabeth CLARK - my 3x great uncle and aunt
>James STEER - 1.4.1850 baptised South Milton - >1880 Plymouth?. Married
>13.9.1874 in Stoke Damerel to Dorothy Hannah LAKEMAN - 7.8.1853 baptised
>Carswell Torre, Holbeton - >1880 died Plymouth?
>There are a number of other children of John and Elizabeth
>Children of James STEER and Dorothy Hannah LAKEMAN
>Elizabeth A. STEER - 1875/6 born Plymouth - >1880 .
>James Edwin STEER - 17.3.1877 born Plymouth - . Married 21.10.1900 in
>Plymouth to Maud GLANVILLE 18.5.1878 born Plymouth -
>Dorothy H. STEER - 1878/9 born Plymouth - >1880 .
>Fanny Ann STEER - 8.6.1883 born Plymouth -
>Selina Mary STEER - 19.6.1885 born Plymouth -
>Walter William STEER - 11.8.1887 born Plymouth -
>Emily Ellen STEER - 11.8.1887 born Plymouth -
>Norah Jane STEER - 20.11.1888 born Plymouth -
>Sidney Robert STEER - 20.3.1890 born Plymouth - 25.8.1916 died India.
>Married ? in Plymouth? to Edith Tapper STEER -
>Hilda Annie STEER - 26.5.1892 born Plymouth -
>George Lakeman STEER - 11.8.1894 born Plymouth -
>Russell Lakeman STEER - 31.3.1896 born Plymouth - 19.10.1916 died Somme,
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