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The Ostrom Family

Carl Anton Ostrom born in Gelfe, Nykobing, Sweden 1824. Son of John Erik Ostrom and Brida Catherine LIMBORG. Married in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on the 30th of December 1861 at the Lutheran Church, Melbourne, Victoria, Eliza Murphy (Source: Vic Reg. of Marriages, Ref. No. 4416). Eliza was born in Victoria in 1841, Daughter Of Denis Murphy and Ellen Condon.

Carl was a sailor who apparently jumped ship when he arrived in Australia. He settled down to life as a farmer in Lilydale, Victoria. He died in Lilydale on the 21st January 1897 (Source: Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 2079) and Eliza died in 1931 also at Lilydale, Victoria. (Source: Vic Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 5745) Both are buried in the Lilydale Cemetery. All their children were born in Victoria, Australia.

Their children were :

(1) Timothy Charles Ostrom, born at Yering, Victoria in 1863 and died at Yering the same year. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, ref. No. 2944 and Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 6668)

(2) Gustava ( Guslava?)Ostrom, born at Yering, Victoria in 1864, (Source: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 3257) married in 1896 Thomas DALGLISH. (Source: Vic. Reg. of Marr. Ref. No. 2598) Gustava was Postmisress at Yeringberg Post Office from 1890 until 1896.

(3) William Ostrom, born at Yering in 1865 and died 1st June1868. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 22993 and Reg. of Deaths, ref, No. 4168)

(4) John Erik Ostrom, born at Lilydale, Victoria, in 1867 died 4th April 1885. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 15954 and Vic. Reg. of Deaths, ref. No. 5690)

(5) Charles Victor Ostrom born in Lilydale, in 1869. (Source; Vic. Reg. of Births, ref. No. 9559)

(6) Louis Gustave Ostrom, born in Lilydale, in 1871, died 26 February 1960 in Melbourne, Victoria, is buried in Lilydale,(Source: Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 2531) Married in 1900 Anna Elizabeth GUNTHER.

(7) Marion Elizabeth Ostrom born in Lilydale in 1872. (Source: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 24062)

(8) Eliza Ostrom born at Lilydale in 1876 and died there in 1952. Married on the 13th February 1893 Michael Lalor.

(9) William Henry Ostrom born at Lilydale Victoria 1877 and died in Melbourne in 1961. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 9942, and Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 9766) Married in 1919, (Source: Vic Reg. of Marr. Ref. No. 7501) Margaret THOMAS born 1879 and died in Melbourne 1958. ( Source: Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 10767)

Child of William Henry Ostrom and Margaret Thomas:

1. Doris Margaret Ostrom, born at Fairfield, Victoria, 1919. (Source: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 27169)

(10) George Vincent Ostrom born at Lilydale in 1880 died 5th November 1938 at Lilydale, Victoria. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 3493, and Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 1743)

(11) Catherine Ostrom born at Lilydale in November 1883 and died 11th February 1884. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 24574 and Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 1743)

(12) Ellen Mary Ostrom born at Lilydale in 1884 and died at Croyden, Victoria, in 1997. Married in 1919 Robert John KING. ( Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 25670, Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 8607, and Vic. Reg. of Marr. Ref. No. 831)

(13) Arthur Edward Ostrom, born in Lilydale in 1889, and died 1974 at Kinivar, Victoria. (Sources: Vic. Reg. of Births, Ref. No. 2316 and Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 29219) Married Elizabeth Ellen SAUNDERS born 1893, and died1976 at Kanivar, Victoria. (Source: Vic. Reg. of Deaths, Ref. No. 2671) She was the daughter of Samuel Saunders and Annie CORIN. Children of Arthur Ostrom and Elizabeth Saunders:

(1) Nellie Amanda Ostrom, born 1915 in Carlton, Victoria, Australia. ( Birth Ref. No. 1978)

(2) Alice Ostrom, born 1919 in Richmond, Victoria, Australia. (Birth Ref. No. 22457)

Index Of Names

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