Robert Barnes a calico printer born about 1804 in New Accrington, Lancashire;
married Ellen Seed, daughter of Hugh Seed of Old Accrington
Hugh Barnes born Accrington, Lancashire, about 1832; married Sarah Slater,  a  weaver of Clitheroe, in Accrington in 1856.
 In about 1859, 
they migrated to Victoria, Australia
John Edwin Barnes b. 9 Aug 1859 at Golden Gully, Bendigo, Victoria. He married  Clara May Dettmer Jackson in Melbourne, about 1889. 
These were my great-grandparents.
Robert Barnes
Amanda Barnes
Annie Barnes
born Victoria, 1864;
born Victoria, 1866
born Victoria, 1868;
Myrtle Mary Barnes
(my grandmother)
b. Melbourne 5 Nov 1890; died 1970. She married 
   1. Harry Victor Hanger (my grandfather), Victoria, 2 June 1909
   2. Hal Piper
   3. Jack Hattersley
Wesley Barnes
Olive Barnes
Hazel Barnes
born  1893; married Elsie Bailey
born  1895; married Harry Hobbs
born  1901; married Charles Manton


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