Born: HENRY MAKER was born in
about 1795 Tavistock Devon England the son of EDWARD MAKER
and ELIZABETH POMEROY.
CHARLOTTE AMELIA TILLEY, was born about 1821, Lodsworth
Sussex England,the daughter of EDWARD JAMES TILLEY and
Henry married CHARLOTTE AMELIA
formally Spencer on 6th March 1849 St Johns Newtown Hobart,
Charlotte was first married at the very young age of 14years
to HERBERT SPENCER, on 3rd Aug 1845, Tasmania. After the
death of Henry she had a defacto relationship with JOHN
MAKER a stonemason and had a child with him. Another
relationship was formed with a JAMES WILSON MAKER. Then on
the 21st September 1857 Charlotte married WILLIAM WINTLE at
Shipping Arrival "Mary
Ann": Henry arrived in Tasmania as a free single man on
15th August 1833 aboard the ship "Mary Ann".
Shipping Arrival "Borneo"
Charlotte's father Edward was a convict, he was charged
with stealing and sentenced to 7years transportation to
Tasmania. Charlotte, her mother and siblings came to
Tasmania aboard the ship "Borneo" on 8th Oct 1828
Hotels/Inns Licenced to Retail
Wine,Spirits,Etc, Taken from the Hobart Town Gazzette
pages 872,873,874 Tuesday October 1st 1850: Notes Henry
Maker of the "Sawyers Arms" 106 Murray Street Hobart
Hobart Town Gazette 29/2/1850 Hotel
Index Henry Maker "Sawyers Arms" 106 Murray Street Hobart
Index to Tasmania census records
1837 - 1857 Henry Maker 1843 Hobart Ref
CEN1/1/58, Page 5
1851 Public Notice: Courier
(Hobart Tas) Wednesday 29
January 1851 "Whereas my wife,
Charlotte Maker, having left her
home, I hearby caution the
public that I will not be
answerable for any debts she may
contract after this date. HENRY
MAKER Murray Street Jan 29,
Index to Departures from Tasmania
1817-1867 Henry Maker: Henry made a trip to Melbourne 13
Dec 1853 departed Launceston aboard Mary Ann (Free) Ref No.
Death Henry: Henry died 23 Jan
1856 aged 61years at Hobart, Tasmania.
Will number. 655, Year
1956. Ref no. AD960/1/3, Page no. 933,
Death Charlotte: Charlotte died
at Baldwyn Victoria Australia in 1911, aged 88years
and is buried at Kew cemetery.
Henry & Charlotte Maker
1. HENRY EDWARD MAKER, b. 06
Apr 1838, Hobart Tasmania; d. 22 Apr 1914. m. Rachel Black.(See
more detailed information below)
2. MARTHA MAKER,
b. 16 Mar 1840, Hobart Tasmania.
MARTHA/ HARRIET? MAKER, b. 20 Mar 1842, Hobart Tasmania; d. 1859,
PATIENCE ELLEN MAKER, b. 19 Mar 1845, Hobart
Tasmania; m. THOMAS YOURN, 1860, Victoria.
MARY MAKER, b. 26 Aug 1845, Hobart Tasmania; d. 1932,
86yrs Camberwell; m. JOHN LORIMER, 1872, Victoria.
6. ANN THERESA
MAKER, b. 09 Jan 1850, Hobart Tasmania. d. 5 June 1853
aged 3yrs2mths cause of death Scarlet Fever. Informant
William Wade friend, Murray Street.
MALVINA MAKER, b. 09 Jan 1850, Hobart Tasmania; d. 09
Feb 1850, Hobart Tasmania.
8. ELIZA MARY
MAKER, b. 08 Feb 1853, Hobart Tasmania; d. 22 Feb 1854.
Charlotte Maker named John Maker as the
father of this child, this birth was 3years before her
husband Henry Maker had died.
ALBERTUS WILSON MAKER b. 22 Aug 1854
Charlotte named James Wilson Maker as the father of this
child. James Alburtus Maker married Tabitha
10. ANNIE ELIZA
MAKER, b. 1857, Castlemaine Victoria; d. 1857.
Charlotte's husband Henry Maker was deceased
14months prior to this child's birth but was named as the
father, so it is not known who Annie's father is. Charlotte
married William Wintle soon after little Annie died maybe he
was Annie's farther?.
JAMES SPENCER b.c. 1836 chr.
18 Dec 1836 Hobart d. 26 Dec
1836 Hobart Child of
Charlotte Tilley & Albert Spencer
Born: HENRY EDWARD3
MAKER (HENRY2, EDWARD1)
was born 06 Apr 1838 in Hobart Tasmania,
RACHEL BLACK was born 1842 in Ireland,
the daughter of
JAMES BLACK b. Kildress Co Tyrone Ireland and LETITIA MORROW
b. Co Armagh Ireland.
Shipping Arrival "James Baines"
Rachel came to Tasmania when she was 14years old with her
parents James and Letitia Black and her siblings aboard the
ship "James Baines" on 2nd November 1855
Marriage Henry married MARY
born Waterford England.
RACHEAL BLACK 30 Oct 1858 at the Residence of her father
James Black, Hobart. Tasmania.
Shipping List "City of Hobart"
from Melbourne Aug 1860 Rachel Maker.
gave birth to her only child Emma Letitia 3 months later in
Nov 1860. Was she visiting parents in Melbourne, maybe?)
information contributed by Marg Andrews
Edward Maker died 22 Apr 1914 as a result of being struck by
a taxi in City Road South Melbourne. He died intestate
leaving an estate of
2: 3 most of which was cash. He had just turned 76 years. At
the time of his death he was widowed and living with his
granddaughter and her husband. (Information
contributed by Marg Andrews)