Tyas family Victoria Australia
also Yorkshire and other history, other Tyas families of Australia, families Cole (Coyle), Holmes Hudson
Richard Tyas c1829-92 was born at Monk Bretton (Burton), Yorkshire, England, parents John Tyas and Bessey nee Watterton, both of long ancestry there or in nearby South Kirkby (more below). Richard was a butcher; census 1851 he was at Monk Bretton and his father butcher at nearby Sheffield where Richard then or later also probably was. Richard sailed 7 April 1858 from Liverpool ship Marco Polo, arriving July at Melbourne, colony of Victoria, Australia.
Children & some further descendants of Richard Tyas & Mary Ann Cole (Coyle)
all children born in Melbourne region, Victoria, Australia
More on Richard Tyas c1829-92 from Yorkshire, ancestry, family
Bessy Waterton 1807-47, mother of Richard Tyas 1828-92, was ch Betsy Watterton 1807 South Kirkby. She was child of Thomas Waterton 1779-1828 m Barwick in Elmet 1805 Margaret Hudson 1783-1861; other children Richard Waterton 1805, William Waterton 1815, Abel Waterton 1820-85, Anthony Waterton 1823: source in part MD. Margaret c1841 was a farmer at South Kirkby. William Waterton and Abel Waterton c1861 were butchers at South Kirkby, with Bessy's children Ellen Tyas and Anne Tyas with Abel; Richard Waterton, shopkeeper was next door. By 1881, Abel was retired at Doncaster.
Ancestry & family of Mary Ann Tyas nee Coyle (Cole) c1843-1918
Mary Ann Elizabeth Coyle (Cole) c1843-1918 m Melbourne 1863 Richard Tyas 1828-92 was born c1843 Ireland, probably Coleraine; d 1918, bur Kew Cem, Church of England sector, Tyas location.
Richard Henry Holmes Tyas 1894-1974, ancestry & family
Richard Tyas 1865-1949 was estranged father of Richard Henry Holmes Tyas 1894-1974 of Victoria, Australia.
Other Tyas families of Australia
Philander Tyas family of New South Wales & Queensland
without currently known relation to the other Tyas families of Australia mentioned on this site. The family traces back though to mid 1700's in district about 10 miles west of Monk Bretton, Yorkshire, where Richard Tyas family of Victoria traces at that time
Philander Tyas 1837-1907 b Skelmanthorpe, sw Yorkshire, settled Sydney NSW 1879 with wife Adelaide nee Shaw c1837-1913 and four children. Ancestry of Philander Tyas traces long back in or near Skelmanthorpe; Elihu (or Elia, Eliah) Tyas 1743-1814 m 1765 Patience Dyson 1741-1818 > Joshua Tyas 1765-1845, weaver, m 1793 Ann Firth > Elihu Tyas 1800-65, weaver, m 1821 Mary Lawton who were parents of Philander Tyas (source Irene from Yorkshire, descendant of this family, e-mail to site author 2004). In Australia, Philander was a builder then, from 1890's, owner of several bookshops in Sydney, Brisbane (Queensland) and c1895 Melbourne. The business survived in the family until the 1960's including as religious bookshop. *pic of Philander and Adelaide, adapted from former site of Julie Wilson.
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For privacy, details of current generations mostly have been left scant. Corrections, comments, additional information and images invited.