Mary Jane White
- Born: Mar 1856, Towednack, Cornwall England
- Marriage (1): George James Dorman in 1878 in Melbourne, Victoria Australia
- Died: 2 Oct 1940, Castlemaine, Melbourne, Victoria Australia at age 84 83
Mary Jane Dorman nee White was born in Cornwall, England (circa 1855) and came to Australia from Penance, Cornwall with her family when she was 9 years old. Mary's father was a blacksmith and he set up a blacksmiths shop in Taradale. Mary was a well known identity and a strict Rachabite.
Noted events in her life were:
• source. & Geoff & Val Wells who writes:
Mary Jane came to Australia from Penance, Cornwall with her family when she was 9 years old. Mary's father was a Blacksmith by trade and established the Blacksmith's shop in Taradale. Mary was a well known identity within the township and was a strict Rachabite.
• connection. 140 Merrilyn & Joe Davey are connected to me in this way:
Merrilyn & Joe Davey. . .
Is the granddaughter of . . .
Rose Lindsay (nee White) (c1860)
Who may also be the daughter of . . .
William White (c1830)
Who also had . . .
Mary Jane White (1856) who married George Dorman (1854)
His father was Stephen Dorman (1830) who married Ellen Dawes (1831)
Her father was George Dawes (1802)
His father was Aaron Daw (1779) & he also had Edward Dawes (1813)
He had James Dawes (1843)
He had Annie Dawes (1873) who married Arthur Augustus Bray (1869)
They had Albert Alan Bray (1896)
He had Robert Alfred Bray (1920)
He had Robert Arthur Bray (1947) who married me - Robyn Bray (nee Davies) (1950)
Mary married George James Dorman, son of Stephen Dorman and Ellen Dawes, in 1878 in Melbourne, Victoria Australia. (George James Dorman was born in 1854 in Melbourne, Victoria Australia and died on 5 Mar 1937 in Malmsbury, Victoria Australia 83.)