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James Trewavas BodinarAge: 42 years18211863

Name
James Trewavas Bodinar
Given names
James Trewavas
Surname
Bodinar
Also known as
James Trewavas Badinar
Baptism January 21, 1821
Birth of a sisterPhillis Bodinnar
about 1821
Economic Event 1825 (Age 3 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Birth of a brotherRichard Bodinnar
about 1826 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Bodinnar
about 1827 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Bodinnar
about 1829 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event 1835 (Age 13 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Census June 6, 1841 (Age 20 years)
Occupation
fisherman
1841 (Age 19 years)
Town founded 1844 (Age 22 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
MarriageElizabeth Harvey PentreathView this family
January 15, 1848 (Age 26 years)
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Note: Wife (Elizabeth Penthreath) is a widow at the time of the 1871 census.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar
about 1850 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#2
William Bodinar
about 1852 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Agnes Bodinar
about 1853 (Age 31 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Mary P Bodinar
about 1856 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#5
John Bodinar
about 1857 (Age 35 years)

Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 35 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Census April 7, 1861 (Age 40 years)
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 40 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 30 years)

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Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902 (Age 32 years)

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Death between October 1863 and December 1863 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Record transcription
Note: Wife is widow at time of 1871 census
  1. Generation 1
    1. James Trewavas Bodinar, fisherman (in 1841), son of John Bodinnar and Mary Trewavas, was baptized on January 21, 1821 in Paul, Penzance, Cornwall, England and died between October 1863 and December 1863 in Penzance, Cornwall, England. He married Elizabeth Harvey Pentreath, daughter of Richard Pentreath and Phillis James, on January 15, 1848 in Penzance, Cornwall, England. She was born between 1824 and 1826 in Mousehole, Cornwall, England.

      Children of James Trewavas Bodinar and Elizabeth Harvey Pentreath:

      1. Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar (18501918)
      2. William Bodinar (1852)
      3. Agnes Bodinar (1853)
      4. Mary P Bodinar (1856)
      5. John Bodinar (1857)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar, shop assistant (in 1871), daughter of James Trewavas Bodinar and Elizabeth Harvey Pentreath, was born about 1850 in Mousehole, Cornwall, England and died on May 1, 1918 in Paul, Penzance, Cornwall, England. She married John Thomas Blewett, son of Thomas Blewett and Ann Harvey Madron, on November 7, 1871 in Penzance, Cornwall, England. He was born before April 4, 1847 in Mousehole, Cornwall, England and died on June 5, 1936.

      Children of Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar and John Thomas Blewett:

      1. Lizzie C Blewett (1872)
      2. James Bodinnar Blewett (18731955)
      3. Olivia Agnes “Liv” Blewett (18751962)
      4. Ida Blewett (1877)
      5. Thomas Blewett (18781879)
      6. Thomas Blewett (18811956)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. James Bodinnar Blewett, mason's apprentice (in 1891) and mason (in 1912), son of John Thomas Blewett and Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar, was born between October 1873 and December 1873 in Mousehole, Cornwall, England and died about 1955. He married Beatrice Whitford on January 6, 1915 in Johannesburg, Gauteng. She was born calculated 1889 in Clunes, Victoria, Australia.

    2. Thomas Blewett, carpenter (in 1901) and timberman (in 1912), son of John Thomas Blewett and Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar, was born on January 16, 1881 in Paul, Penzance, Cornwall, England and died in 1956 at the age of 74. He married Amelia Miriam Lovering, daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser.

      Children of Thomas Blewett and Amelia Miriam Lovering:

      1. John Thomas “Jack” Blewett (19141983)
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      3. Richard Pentreath “Dick” Blewett (19261980)
      4. James Bodinar “Jimmy” Blewett (19301985)
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