Category Archives: Lymburner

Making Sense of the Census

Tuesday 9th August 2016 is census day. On this day we are all required to fill in a census form which is an official count of the population by the government. The questions tend to change from year to year. … Continue reading

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A Casualty of the Great War

Just when we thought all our ancestors who served our country were accounted for, I remembered that there was a Lymburner relative who was lost in WWI. Geoffrey Arnold Lymburner No. 372 was born the 6th child of 8, on the … Continue reading

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And an Opera Singer at That!

Let’s find out a little about Alice Campbell, the mother of Norma Lymburner, who was born 24th February 1870 in Auckland New Zealand, the second child of Neil Campbell and Ann Greene. Members of her family were: Keturah; Alice; Neil; … Continue reading

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A Maintenance Case

As you would have read on my post of the 19th July 2014, the local Geraldton Express had an article relating to Charles Lymburner being sued for maintenance by his wife Zenobia. These being the parents of Annie Norma Lymburner.

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Adam Lymburner Delisser: 1824-1893

Adam Lymburn Delisser was born 10 May 1824, the eldest son of Alexander Delisser and Deborah Crawford and was baptised in the Parish of Saint Pancras, in the County of Middlesex, England, 9 June 1824. Adam is the father of … Continue reading

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Annie Norma Lymburner: 1894-1989

Annie Norma, known as Norma, was born in Melbourne, Victoria the 10th March 1894 and came to Western Australia at the age of 13. Although there is a photo of her taken when she was 11 in 1905 at a … Continue reading

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