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Annie Gates (1868-)

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Born 19 Jan 1868 • Harts Creek, South Australia, Australia 1Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, ...continue
 
 
Annie was the daughter of John Gates and Ellen Pascoe. She was born on 19 January 1868 at Harts Creek. 4Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, ...continue Harts Creek was located within the district of Onkaparinga near Balhannah and there are few references to it. 2Annette Green, “Land Sales in Urban Areas of the Onkaparinga District Council”, in ...continue 3Harts Creek is not mentioned in Rodney Cockburn’s South Australia: What’s in a Name? and a ...continue
 
Annie vanishes from South Australian records after her birth. There is a birth registered to an ‘Annie Gates’. This may or may not have been her but, if it was, she experienced great hardship. William Alfred Gates was born on 5 April 1890 at the Destitute Asylum in Adelaide. 5Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, ...continue 6History Trust of South Australia, “History of the Destitute Asylum”, Migration Museum, ...continue Annie would have been 22 years old. William was illegitimate. William also disappears from South Australian records after his birth.
 
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1, 4, 5. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, South Australian births: registrations 1842 to 1906, CD-ROM, Adelaide, South Australia, South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society and Hampton, Victoria, Macbeth Genealogical Services Pty Ltd, 1998.
2. Annette Green, “Land Sales in Urban Areas of the Onkaparinga District Council”, in Onkaparinga Heritage: Historical Studies of the Onkaparinga District Council, edited by Gordon Young, South Australian Centre for Settlement Studies, 1988, p.296, https://data.environment.sa.gov.au/Content/heritage-surveys/2-Onkaparinga-Heritage-Survey-1988.pdf, accessed 13 December 2019.
3. Harts Creek is not mentioned in Rodney Cockburn’s South Australia: What’s in a Name? and a brief search of digitised South Australian newspapers via Trove yielded no results.
6. History Trust of South Australia, “History of the Destitute Asylum”, Migration Museum, https://migration.history.sa.gov.au/research-types/history-of-the-destitute-asylum/, accessed 12 December 2019.
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