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Thomas C. Champion

East Brent and NSW Australia THOMAS CHAMPION was born 1800 in East Brent, SOMERSET (son of Edward Champion & Anne Naish). He immigrated to Australia 23.3.1842 aboard "Andromachie". He was married at St.Paul's London to HARRIETT WOODROUGH born 20.2.1805 London (daughter of John & Elizabeth Woodrough). She died 31.12.1887 at Windsor, just after Thomas. Thomas died 12.6.1887 Parramatta, NSW, and is buried at St.Matthews, Windsor, just across the road from his studio. Thomas...

Walter G Champion 1918 - 2009

Early Life Walter Champion was the first born son of Roger and Bessie Champion and was born at Knoll Farm on 12 March 1918.  At that time the farm was rented by Roger & Bessie but they were negotiating a purchase and it completed on 11 November 1918, a memorable date being both Bessie's birthday and although they did not know it at the time, the day that we remember each year as the cessation of hostilities on the western front of WWI. He grew up at Knoll Farm and was followed...

Thomas C. Champion

East Brent and NSW Australia THOMAS CHAMPION was born 1800 in East Brent, SOMERSET (son of Edward Champion & Anne Naish). He immigrated to Australia 23.3.1842 aboard "Andromachie". He was married at St.Paul's London to HARRIETT WOODROUGH born 20.2.1805 London (daughter of John & Elizabeth Woodrough). She died 31.12.1887 at Windsor, just after Thomas. Thomas died 12.6.1887 Parramatta, NSW, and is buried at St.Matthews, Windsor, just across the road from his studio. Thomas...

Walter G Champion 1918 - 2009

Early Life Walter Champion was the first born son of Roger and Bessie Champion and was born at Knoll Farm on 12 March 1918.  At that time the farm was rented by Roger & Bessie but they were negotiating a purchase and it completed on 11 November 1918, a memorable date being both Bessie's birthday and although they did not know it at the time, the day that we remember each year as the cessation of hostilities on the western front of WWI. He grew up at Knoll Farm and was followed...