Richmond Armstrong Hope Snr. 1844-1924

MotherAlice Armstrong
Date of Birth1844
Place of BirthPeeblesshire, Scotland (map)
Date of Death1924
Place of DeathCasterton, Victoria Australia (map)
SpouseIsabella Edgar
Date of Marriage1878
Place of MarriageVictoria, Australia
First ChildAlice Burgess
Second ChildHalbert Edgar
Third ChildMaggie Armstrong
Forth ChildThomas
Fifth ChildIsabella Edgar
Sixth ChildRichmond Armstrong
Seventh ChildMary Christina and her twin
Eighth ChildJessie Euphemia
Ninth ChildEdgar William and
Tenth ChildEuphemia Grace

Relationship to me:- Great, Great Uncle (By marriage)

Richmond Snr. travelled to Australia in 1856 with his parents and nine siblings all who were born in various areas of Scotland. First born was

Sarah in 1833 at Southdean then

David in 1835 and

Euphemia Catherine in 1838 followed by

Thomas in 1840.  These three were born at Jedburgh.

The next three

Jessie Scotland Giles born 1841 and died at Boggabri, New South wales in 1926

Richmond Armstrong and

Alice 1846 (contracted measles in 1852 and passed away on 4th. July that year) were born at Peeblesshire and then

Maggie Armstrong born 1848 at Perthshire and died at Hawthorn, Victoria in 1931. finally on return to Jedburgh

William 1851 and

John in 1853

For more detailed information on this branch of the family go to Maggie Tuckers site