The Elliott descendancy charts include the ancestry of the extended family. The headings below are of the main branches of the family
In 1840 Thomas Elliott, great grandson of William Ellot & father of my migrant ancestor moved with his family to the Ilsington area of Devon and commenced farming on the property "Yonder Colesworthy"
YONDER COLESWORTHY FARM 1981
In 1857 my great grandfather Joseph Elliott, born 1834 in Abbotskerswell, Devon, the eldest son of 14 children, emigrated to Melbourne, Australia.
JOSEPH ELLIOTT 1834 - 1886
The Mills family were also emigrating to Australia on the ship the "Morning Star" where he met Hester Mills. They married & after a stint of market gardening in the Gardiner's Creek area just outside Melbourne they joined the rush to the goldfields and later commenced farming near Avoca in central Victoria.
HESTER ELLIOTT (nee Mills) 1839-1911
The ancestry of Hester commences with the birth of her grandfather Job Mills in Yate, Gloucestershire in 1771.
WILLIAM ANSON CROSS 1862-1942
The BACON'S, also my mother's family, commences with Henry Bacon who was a carpenter in Brentwood, Essex in 1841. His son Charles, also a carpenter, emigrated to Australia with his family in 1857 eventually settling in Casterton, Victoria
Assumed to be
MOSES SOLOMON 1813-1888
CYRIL WALTER POWELL 1898-1949
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