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News Snippet: Elijah Haylock

Today's snippet is about Elijah Guymer Haylock who is my first cousin five times removed.  Elijah was born c.1832 at Great Thurlow, Suffolk, England the son of John Haylock and his wife Ann nee Guymer.  Ann's brother David is my 4th Great Grandfather.  In 1851 Elijah departed England for Australia, arriving at Port Adelaide, South Australia on the 26th May 1851 on board the ship Catherine .  His parents, siblings, Uncle Robert Guymer and his family arrived in Adelaide on board the Omega in 1852.                       Source: Advertising (1852, November 6). Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904), p. 5. Retrieved from Transcript: ELIJAH GOYMER HAYLOCK, per ship Catherine , in July 1851.-Any person forwarding address of the above to Hunt's Labour-office, Adelaide, will oblige his father and mother, lately arrived from England.