Profiles

Winnifred Carroll Gates Hamblin (abt.1839-1910)

Winnifred was probably an unaccompanied ‘teenager’ when she arrived in the fledgling colony of South Australia around 1856 from her native County Cork. She bore a child to Joseph Gates (1812-1880) in 1862 and married him in 1864. She bore a further nine children before he died in 1880. In 1890 she married Elijah John Hamblin. She died in Uraidla in 1910.