Would you like to become a MEMBER of the GRONO FAMILY ASSOCIATION? Click here to download a membership application form!
PLEASE REPORT ANY BROKEN LINKS TO THE WEBMASTER - CLICK HERE
.....This website was last updated on 10 September 2016.....
- GRONO FAMILY VAULT REPAIR APPEAL
We need your help to raise $12,000 to repair the burial vault of John Grono and Elizabeth Bristow.
Please click here for more information about the repairs required and how to make a donation.
You can also follow the progress of our appeal on the Vault Repair Appeal page as well.
ROLL OF HONOUR - last updated 10 September 2016
* MOBBS James Arthur - WW2
URGENTLY TRYING TO FIND LORRAINE McHUGH
Please contact the Grono Family Association urgently regarding your membership as soon as possible. Please click on our email address to contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
LOOKING FOR THE OWNER OF McGOWAN FAMILY PHOTOGRAPH
At our reunion in May someone gave our Secretary (Mandy Waller) a photograph of the McGOWAN family (Alexander BOOKS and Margaret GRONO descendants) to scan. Unfortunately something went wrong and the scan was corrupted. We are hoping to find the person with this photograph in the hope that we could obtain a new copy of it. Please click on our email address to contact us: email@example.com Thank you.
PHOTO ALBUM - last updated 5 January 2016
* SMITH Adrian Bruce
Our publication by Peter Procter called “John Grono, sailor, settler, sealer, ship builder, and celebrity: a new evaluation” is available for purchase.
Click on the link above or on the "publications" menu item to the left to see more information and to download an order form.
- Our next Reunion will be on Sunday the 7th May 2017 in the grounds of the Ebenezer Church, Ebenezer, NSW.
Click here to view some photos from our 2015 Reunion.
These photos are on our Facebook Site - you DO NOT need a Facebook account to view them.
The group photo from the reunion can also be viewed in our photo album on this website: CLICK HERE TO VIEW
RESEARCH ON ELIZABETH BRISTOW
Research has uncovered that our Elizabeth Bristow is NOT the daughter of Abraham Bristow and Rachel Johnson. Click on the title above, or on the "Research" item listed in the menu to the left, to find out why!
PAST WEBSITE UPDATES
A record of past changes to the website can now be found under the "Updates" item listed in the menu to the left.
If you have not visited our website for a while you might like to view what changes and additions have occurred since your last visit.
The aims of this Association are to:
- Bring together all the various branches of the Grono family.
- Share research into the lives of John Grono, his wife Elizabeth Bristow and their descendants
- Preserve and share photos of descendants
- Create an Honour Roll as a tribute to descendants who have served in the army, navy or air force in various military conflicts
- Correct inaccurate information that has been previously published on John Grono, and his descendants
- Share “stories” about the lives of members of the Grono family, and
- Be a “meeting point” for descendants of John Grono and Elizabeth Bristow, giving information about reunions and events of interest
- Maintain Grono Family gravesites
- Support the Ebenezer Uniting Church and Hawkesbury Regional Museum
To help you find your way around this website click on the links in the navigation bars to the left, or base, of the screen.
We have also set up a Grono Family email address as a point of contact with other Grono Family members, you will find this below.
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This site was created on
16 September 2006.
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