Herbert George Eldridge was born at Peasmarsh, Sussex, England the son of Young Richard Eldridge, a clocksmith and silversmith, and Sara Ann. He married Sarah Frances Eldridge at Hollington, England in 1889. She was the daughter of James Eldridge and Sarah Galane Dunk.
On the 1891 English census the couple were living at 12 Oak Hill Beckley and Herbert was a gardener. On the 1901 census they were living in the Hollington area with their children Edward, Frederick and Charles and Herbert was a labourer on the railway.
Herbert emigrated to Australia on the Moravian that arrived in VIC in Dec 1909 and his wife Sarah and children Edward, Frederick, Charles, Alice, Albert and Stephen followed on the Rangatira that arrived in VIC in Jan 1911.
Herbert died aged 45 at the Corowa Public Hospital in NSW on 27 Nov 1914 and was buried at Carlyle Cemetery, VIC. His death certificate shows his children as Edward Charles 23, Frederick William 20, Alice Maud 13, Albert Ernest 11, Stephen George 10 living; 2 males 3 females deceased. Sarah died at Rutherglen on 29 Jan 1935. Her death certificate shows her children as George dead, Edward Charles 43, Frederick William 38, Charles James dead, Edith dead, Alice Maud 33, Albert Ernest 31 and Stephen George 30.
Edward Charles Eldridge, son Herbert Charles
and wife Dorothy Louisa Gill
Alice Matilda Robinson nee Eldridge and children
Denis James, Joan and Alice Margaret Robinson
Updated 18 December 2018
Herbert George Eldridge(1871-1914) m 1889 Sarah Frances Eldridge (1870-1935) | George Eldridge ( - ) Edward Charles Eldridge (1891-1938) (partner) Eveline Dobbie (1904-1963) | | | Edward George Eldridge (1922-1985) | m 1948 Joyce Thelma Evans ( - ) | m 1929 Dorothy Louisa Gill (1902-1978) | | | Herbert Charles Eldridge (1931-2009) | m 1971 Lena Howden (1923-2008) | | | | | Peter Michael Phillip Eldridge (1966- ) | | m 1997 Dianne Nicholson (1963- ) | | | | | | | Cody Ethan Dekoda Eldridge (1993- ) | | | Chavez Declan Tyler Eldridge (1999- ) | | | | | Kelley Louise Eldridge (1968- ) | | | Dorothy Rosina May Eldridge (1935- ) | m 1952 Robert Henry Caton ( - ) | | | Kenneth William Caton ( - ) | Peter Graham Caton ( - ) | Frederick William Eldridge (1894-1949) m 1915 Ellen Matilda Power (1893-1938) | | | Herbert Charles Eldridge (1915-1988) | m 1955 Elizabeth Mary McLaren (1925- ) | | | | | Lesley Ann Eldridge (1956- ) | | m 1986 Geoffrey Quinn ( - ) | | | | | | | Jaqueline Quinn (1988- ) | | | Aiden Quinn (1992- ) | | | | | Craig Charles Eldridge (1958- ) | | | Frederick Richard George Eldridge (1916-1916) | Alice Matilda Eldridge (1917-1957) | (partner) Howard Norman Walters (1917-2000) | | | | | Robert John Eldridge/Robinson (1935-1987) | | | m 1940 Ronald Thomas Robinson (1916-2001) | | | | | Denis James Robinson (1942- ) | | Alice Margaret Robinson (1944- ) | | Joan Robinson ( - ) | | | Edith Maud Eldridge (1919-1919) | Arthur Raymond Eldridge (1934-2012) | m ( ) Barbara Joan (Unknown) ( - ) | | | Brett Anthony Patrick Eldridge ( - ) | Rick Eldridge ( - ) | m ( ) Julie (Unknown) ( - ) | Kim Eldridge ( - ) | m ( ) David (Unknown) ( - ) | Dale Adam Eldridge (1976- ) | m ( ) Marie (Unknown) ( - ) | | | Alva Lee Eldridge (2011- ) | m 1942 Edith Esther Tough (1894-1971) Charles James Eldridge (1896-1913) Sarah Frances Edith Ellen Eldridge (1898-1899) Alice Maud Elizabeth Eldridge (1901-1992) m 1924 James Smith (1887-1966) | | | Alice Maud Elizabeth Smith (1926- ) | James Edward Smith (1927- ) | Ronald George Smith (1929- ) | Albert Ernest Eldridge (1903-1979) m 1927 Daisy Mary Bell (1905-1993) | | | Albert Ernest Eldridge (1928-1928) | Donald Robert Eldridge (1929-1995) | m 1951 Lesley Dawn Ollington ( - ) | | | | | Michael Robert Eldridge ( - ) | | | Kevin George Eldridge (1937- ) | m 1957 Loma Frances Hodder ( - ) | Stephen George Eldridge (1904-1977) m 1928 Ellen Janet McLellan (1908-1996) | | | Ellen Marjorie Eldridge (1928-2002) | m 1951 Lionel James Bartlett ( - ) | | | | | Judith Bartlett ( - ) | | Jenny Bartlett ( - ) | | Greame Bartlett ( - ) | | | Alexander George Eldridge (1930-1984) | m 1957 Merla Joan Cain ( - ) | | | | | Ian Alexander Eldridge (1961- ) | | Pamela Joy Eldridge (1964- ) | | m ( ) Chris Thornton ( - ) | | | Stephen Charles Eldridge (1931-2011) | m 1955 Elizabeth Helen Vale (1936- ) | | | | | John Edward Eldridge (1958- ) | | m 1983 Michelle Annette Micallaf ( - ) | | | | | | | Annette Michelle Eldridge (1985- ) | | | Stephanie Elizabeth Eldridge (1988- ) | | | | | Glenda Ann Eldridge (1960- ) | | | Patricia May Eldridge (1939- ) | m 1959 Stanko Bec (1927- ) | | | | | Terrence John Frank Bec (1960- ) | | Janelle Patricia Bec (1966- ) | | | Helen Margaret Eldridge (1944- ) | m 1966 Frederick Horace Ford (1944-2008) | | | Karen Michelle Ford (1970- ) | Jason Frederick Ford (1975- ) | (female) Eldridge ( - ) (female) Eldridge ( - )