Thomas Colbert

(circa 1834 - )
     Thomas Colbert was born circa 1834 in Stradbally, Waterford, Ireland. The only two Colberts in the 1850 valuation of Ireland for Stradbelly Waterford are James at Garranturton and Peter at Stradballymore.. He was the son of Michael or Richard Colbert and Mary Unknown.
     Thomas Colbert arrived per "Ben Nevis" on 6 July 1856 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The Board's immigration list shows Thomas Colbert aged 22, farm labourer, born Stradbally? co. Waterford, son of Richard & Mary, father dead, mother in Stradbally?, RC, neither read nor write, 2 sisters Bridget & Joahnna in Sydney, Bounty £5 paid by E? Moore. The Immigration Deposit Journals show James Moore paid for Thomas Colbert, aged 22, on 17 Sep 1855.

Mary Ann Haines

(9 April 1864 - 24 April 1941)
     Mary Ann Haines was born on 9 April 1864 in South Australia?.
     Mary Ann Haines married Charles Killigrew Dobson as his second wife, on 18 August 1890 in Dalkey, Gilbert, South Australia. They married at the residence of the bride's parents.
     Mary died on 24 April 1941 in St Peters, Adelaide, South Australia, aged 77.

Children of Mary Ann Haines and Charles Killigrew Dobson

Frederick Cass

( - August 1933)
     Frederick Cass married Muriel Elisabeth Dobson, daughter of Godfrey St Aubyn Dobson and Mary Ann Louisa Thomas, in 1927 in Victoria.
     Frederick died in August 1933.