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Ernest George Alchin

Ernest George Alchin (1872 – 1932) Ernest was born at Wallembeen near Dubbo on 17th May 1872 (his birth was not registered under the name of Alchin). He was born at about the same time that his unnamed half-brother was born. Ernest married Jane Earsman at Nyngan on 17th August 1898 (NSW 1898/6101); she was born at Orange in 1880. Ernest and Jane had at least fourteen children – Ernest (1898), William (1900), George (1902), Vivian (1904), Ella (1906), Arthur and John (1907), Frederick (1909), Phyllis (1911), Linda (1914), Oliver (1917), Robert (1919), Emma (1921) and Ellen (1920’s). Ernest died at Dubbo on 19th March 1932 (NSW 1932/3370) aged 60 years. Jane died at Nyngan in 1950 (NSW...

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Alchin family reunion at Gilgandra places headstone on grave

Alchin family unveil new headstone at Gilgandra Cemetery On Saturday 12th September 2009, many of the descendants of Ernest George Alchin visited his grave at the Gilgandra Cemetery to view a new headstone erected by family members to mark his previously unmarked grave. In this picture (L to R) are : Standing: Claude Alchin, Des Alchin, ?, Ron Stanford, Ern Alchin, Grahame Alchin, ?, ? Palmer, Bruce Alchin, Colin Wilson, ?, Jane Carney, Pam Carney, ?, ?, ?, ?, George Alchin, Decima Carney. Seated: Joy ?, Thomas Stanford, Margaret Walton (nee Alchin). Missing are: Shirley Smith (nee Alchin), Rex...

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