Henry John White was born in England about 1814 and baptised 29th September 1814, son of Henry White and Mary
Barnett. Henry's occupation varies from Gentleman in 1843 to Draper in 1862.
Jane Allen Boyd was born in Scotland about 1820 according to daughter Anna's birth certificate. Possible baptism is Jane
Allan Boyd 22nd February 1822 at St Nicholas Aberdeen, daughter of John Boyd and Elizabeth Simm
Marriage: Henry John White married Jane 'Ellen' Boyd on 16th February 1839 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland.
Their Children Were:
Henry White; baptised Presbytarian Church, Melbourne, 1840 [ref 543] died before 1848
Jane Boyd White, baptised St James, Melbourne 1841 [ref 12424]
Eliza Mary White born 25th September 1842 baptised 14th July 1843 St James, Melbourne, [Collingwood] 1843 [ref
13353] Father a gentleman of Collingowood. Married William Fletcher
Jessie Ann White born Goulburn River Victoria, 1845 [ref 14507]
Mary Barnett White born 1847 [unconfirmed]. Married Edward Cloud Finlay 1868 Victoria
Henry White born 1848 Melbourne Victoria, ref 543 Must have died before 1865
Emily Paul White born about 1848. [mentioned on birth cert of sister Anna] Married Thomas Marron 1875, Victoria
John Boyd White baptised Kilmore Church? 1851 [ref 25546] Married Eliza King, 1880, Victoria
Charlotte Thomson White born about 1852. Married Harry Rodgers 1876, Victoria. Died 1939 [from death registration
stating parents names]
Caroline White born 1855 Geelong [ref 10899]
Unamed Male White born Geelong 1857 [ref 15410] died aged 1 day Geelong [ref 6700]
Henrietta White born Port Henry 1858 [ref 17724]. Married Married Thomas Cruse, 1880, Victoria
Alice Marion White born 1862, Cowes? [ref 2495] Married 1) Charles Cruse 1884 Victoria 2) Colin John Muir 1919,
Victoria. Died 1949, Victoria
Henry White born Flemington 1865 [ref 2272] Died 1901 Melbourne
Anna White born 21st September 1867 at Flemington [ref 14894] Father a draper of Flemington
1839 Port Phillip Directory lists Lt Col Henry John White in Melbourne
1840: Henry John White buys a town allotment by auction in Melbourne. His entry is noted; Sold for £410, £100 allowed him
as a late Ensign in the Army.
The Melbourne Argus of Friday 28th July 1848 reports that Henry was granted a lease of crown Land in the Murray District.
No 120, 'Upton' Ponkeen Creek with an area of 20 square miles and able to graze 4000 sheep.
The 1856 Electoral Roll shows Henry John White, a freehold farmer of 49 acres, residing at Point Henry Road Geelong
Henry John White aged 69 in Brunswick, Victoria in 1884 ref 7996, father Henry, mother Mary Barnett
Henry John White and Jane Allen Boyd
Last Update 14th September 2012