Selina Antill

7 October 1837–1 December 1924 (Age 87)
Picton, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Selina

When Selina Antill was born on 7 October 1837, in Picton, New South Wales, Australia, her father, Henry Colden Antill, was 58 and her mother, Eliza Wills, was 35. She married Robert Francis Pockley on 21 August 1854, in Camden, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 1 December 1924, in New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Robert Francis Pockley
1823–1892
Selina Antill
1837–1924
Marriage: 21 August 1854
Robert Fulcher Pockley
1855–1860
Francis Antill Pockley
1857–1941
Arthur Bingham Pockley
1859–1860
Alice Isabella Pockley
1861–1944
Henry Richardson Pockley
1863–1926
Florence Augusta Pockley
1866–1945
Ethel Ernestine Pockley
1868–1895
Norman Vanderbyl Pockley
1869–1910
Kathleen Mabel Pockley
1872–1959
Eustace Mitford Pockley
1873–1874
Edith Muriel Pockley
1873–1951
Harold Campbell Pockley
1874–1941
Eric Osbaldeston Pockley
1876–1956
Enid Marguerite Pockley
1879–1970
Helen Marjorie Pockley
1882–1974

Spouse and Children

    Robert Francis Pockley

    Male1823–1892Male

    Female1837–1924Female

MARRIAGE
21 August 1854
Camden, New South Wales, Australia
children

(15)

    Robert Fulcher Pockley

    Male1855–1860Male

    Francis Antill Pockley

    Male1857–1941Male

    Arthur Bingham Pockley

    Male1859–1860Male

    Female1861–1944Female

    Henry Richardson Pockley

    Male1863–1926Male

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Colden Antill

    Male1779–1852Male

    Eliza Wills

    Female1802–1858Female

siblings

(10)

    Mary Campbell Antill

    Female1820–1849Female

    John Macquarie Antill

    Male1822–1900Male

    Alice Sophia Antill

    Female1824–1920Female

    Henry Colden Antill

    Male1826–1913Male

    William Redfern Antill

    Male1828–1905Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1841

Age 4

George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.
1847

Age 10

Gold found in Port Phillip.
1867

Age 30

End of transportation to Western Australia.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: variant of Anctil .2 English: possibly a habitational name from Ampthill in Bedfordshire, named from Old English ǣmette ‘ants’ + hyll ‘hill’, or from an Ampthill, now lost, in Cumbria.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William H Pockley, "Australia, Victoria, Outward Passenger Lists, 1852-1924"
  • Selina Antill, "Australia Marriages, 1810-1980"
  • Selina Antill, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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