The children of John Leche Kraushaar and Frances Jane Thurtell-Murray:





Fanny Adela Jane ("Addy")

13 Jul 1848
17 Seymour Cres., Euston Sq.

James Richard Geyden-Roberts


John Walter

22 Jul 1850
30 Melton Cres., Euston Sq.


24 Nov 1851
Tottenham Court
Buried Tottenham Chapel, Tottenham Court Rd

John James

25 Apr 1852
30 Melton Cres., Euston Sq.


19 Jun 1874
Taunton, Somerset
Buried Taunton Cemetery


1 May 1855
30 Melton Cres., Euston Sq.

Dorothy Bray

1 Jul 1939
Stanmore NSW

Annie Josephine ("Josephine")

29 Dec 1858
William St North, Caledonian Rd., Islington


4 Jul 1861
Ketton, Rutland
Buried 9 July, Ketton Churchyard


13 Sep 1860
Ketton, Rutland

Rosa Ellen Downton

24 Oct 1945
Lane Cove NSW

Grace Beatrice ("Tricie")

14 Jun 1864
Ketton, Rutland

Arthur Emmanuel Sumption

23 Jun 1932
Kogarah NSW

Alfred and Rosa were the author's great-grandparents.

The following entries, apart from the interpolated notes, are in JLK's own handwriting:

From the Murray letters, it looks as if Fanny had a stillborn daughter in the early summer of 1862. There is a birth for a 'Female Kraushaar' in the Stamford Registration District in the second quarter of that year.

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