William MacKenzie

(20 September 1863 - 8 August 1941)
     William MacKenzie was also known as William Bannans in records. William was nick-named 'Black' Bill. He was born on 20 September 1863 at 3 p.m. in Cromarty, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland. He was the son of John MacKenzie and Catherine Ferguson.
     William immigrated with the family to Victoria, Australia, in December 1870 per "Great Britain". William was a farmer.
     William MacKenzie married Mary Appleyard on 25 June 1892 in Carlton, Victoria.
     William and Mary were registered at Won Wron, on the between 1908 and 1912 electoral roll. William MacKenzie was an executor of John MacKenzie's estate on 8 September 1915 in Victoria.
     William was registered as William Bannans McKenzie, farmer at Yarram, on the 1931 electoral roll.
     William died of senility on 8 August 1941 in Gippsland Hospital, Sale, Victoria, aged 77. He was a widower and his usual residence was Traralgon. He was buried on 9 August 1941 in Yarram.

Children of William MacKenzie and Mary Appleyard

Mary Appleyard

(1862 - 1 October 1928)
     Mary Appleyard was born in 1862 in Alberton, Victoria.
     Mary Appleyard married William MacKenzie, son of John MacKenzie and Catherine Ferguson, on 25 June 1892 in Carlton, Victoria.
     Mary and William were registered at Won Wron, on the between 1908 and 1912 electoral roll.
     Mary died on 1 October 1928 in 'Calrossie', Yarram, Victoria. She was buried on 3 October 1928 in the Presbyterian section, Yarram.

Children of Mary Appleyard and William MacKenzie

Emily Frances MacKenzie

(4 January 1895 - 4 July 1966)
     Emily Frances MacKenzie was commonly known as Frances. She was born on 4 January 1895 in 540 Station Street, Carlton North, Victoria. She was the daughter of William MacKenzie and Mary Appleyard.
     Emily was registered as Emily Frances McKenzie, home duties at Yarram, Victoria, on the 1919 electoral roll.
     Emily Frances MacKenzie married Charles William Brown in 1924 in Yarram, Victoria.
     Emily died from being gassed at home on 4 July 1966 in Traralgon, Victoria, aged 71.