William Beaven was born 5 August 1837 in Pembridge, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom to George Beaven (1815-1895) and Elizabeth Weaver (1818-1899) and died 21 October 1919 West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Catherine Thompson (1842-1930) 5 November 1859 in St Johns Church of England, Wollombi, New South Wales, Australia.

He arrived in Sydney on 7 August 1848 on the Fairlie with his parents.


Offspring of William Beaven and Catherine Thompson (1842-1930)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Walter Beaven (1860-1956)
Ann Elizabeth Beaven (1863-1915)
Eliza Jane Beaven (1865-1936)
Florence Georgina Beaven (1867-1948)
John Christopher Beaven (1869-1955) 13 December 1869 Wollombi, New South Wales, Australia 17 September 1955 Wyong, New South Wales, Australia Hannah Morris (1876-1925)
Cora Ethel Bradley (1889-1975)
Caroline Esther Beaven (1872-1935)
Sarah Ambrosine Beaven (1874-1954)
Kate Catherine Isabella Beaven (1877-1949)
Marion Elsie Etheline Beaven (1879-1964)
Ida Mary Beaven (1882-1960)
Robert George Beaven (1884-1964)
Thomas Oswald Beaven (1887-1956)

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