George Treweeke

(1798-1852)



 BORN 1798 in Breage, Cornwall, England.
 BAPTISED 3 June 1798 in Breage, Helston.
 DIED (prob 1852)
 
 FATHER John Treweeke (1768—)
 MOTHER Mary Teague
 
 MARRIED Eliza Glasson (1808—c1884) on 27 August 1828 in Breage.
 CHILDREN   George Treweeke jnr (1832—)
 Frederick Treweeke (1835—1896)
William Henry Treweeke (1837—1886)
Richard Gleson Treweeke (1839—)
Mary G Treweeke (1842—)
John Treweeke (1847—)


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Farmer. Two eldest sons emigrated to NSW.

1841 Census Shows — George TREWEEKE — (Farmer — age 40) living at Trequean, Breage, Kerrier, Cornwall with his wife Eliza (age 30) and their children George (age 9), Frederick (age 6), William (age 4) and Richard (age 2). Also servants Joseph ROGERS (Male Servant — age 20), Thomas ROWE (Male Servant — age 15) and Johanna HOPPER (Female Servant — age 20).

1851 Census Shows — George TREWEEKE [Noted as ’TREVECKE’] (Farmer Employing 6 Labourers — age 52) living at living at Trequean, Breage, Cornwall with his wife Eliza (age 42) and their children George (Farmers Son — age 19), Frederick (Farmers Son — age 15), William Hy (Farmers Son — age 13), Richard ’GLESON’ (Scholar — age 12), Mary G (Scholar — age 9) and John (age 4). Also servants Thomas COCK (Unmarried — Farm Labourer — age 20 of Breage, Cornwall), Joseph HOSKING (Farm Labourer — age 16 of Breage, Cornwall) and Mary SANDEY (House Servant — age 17 of Breage, Cornwall).

The 1873 Kelly’s Directory shows a George Treweeke (jnr we presume) as a farmer and cattle dealer at Trequean, Breague. It also shows Richard as a farmer in the area and Misses Treweeke as private residents.



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