The History of the Family of Drury

  1. Generation 1
    1. Jacobus “John” Hughes. He married Maria Elizabeth Henry, daughter of William Henry and Jane Carr, on August 6, 1822 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

      Children of Jacobus “John” Hughes and Maria Elizabeth Henry:

      1. Sophia Hughes (18221877) - follow 2.1
      2. Robert William Hughes (1823) - follow 2.2
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Sophia Hughes, daughter of Jacobus “John” Hughes and Maria Elizabeth Henry, was born in 1822 and died in 1877 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 55. She married 2 times. The first time she married John T Oliver in 1851 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He was born in 1820 and died in 1855 at the age of 35. The second time she married Peter Cunningham in 1858 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

      Children of Sophia Hughes and John T Oliver:

      1. Mary A Oliver (1852) - follow 3.1
      2. Sophia Oliver (1853) - follow 3.2
      3. Mary J Oliver (1855) - follow 3.3

      Children of Sophia Hughes and Peter Cunningham:

      1. Maria E Cunningham (1862) - follow 3.4
      2. Henrietta Cunningham (18641867) - follow 3.5
    2. Robert William Hughes, son of Jacobus “John” Hughes and Maria Elizabeth Henry, was born on October 23, 1823 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

      Children of Robert William Hughes and Mary Ann Patrick:

      1. Mary Ann Hughes (18451876) - follow 3.6
      2. Edward John Hughes (18471921) - follow 3.7
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Mary A Oliver, daughter of John T Oliver and Sophia Hughes, was born in 1852.

    2. Sophia Oliver, daughter of John T Oliver and Sophia Hughes, was born in 1853.

    3. Mary J Oliver, daughter of John T Oliver and Sophia Hughes, was born in 1855.

    4. Maria E Cunningham, daughter of Peter Cunningham and Sophia Hughes, was born in 1862 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

    5. Henrietta Cunningham, daughter of Peter Cunningham and Sophia Hughes, was born in 1864 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1867 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 3.

    6. Mary Ann Hughes, daughter of Robert William Hughes and Mary Ann Patrick, was born on August 30, 1845 in Wyoming, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1876 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 30. She married Thomas J Jackson on August 29, 1861 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia.

      Children of Mary Ann Hughes and Thomas J Jackson:

      1. Elizabeth Ann Jackson (18621939) - follow 4.1
    7. Edward John Hughes, sawyer. the NSW Post Office 1875 (in 1875) and fruit grower (in 1882), son of Robert William Hughes and Mary Ann Patrick, was born on May 25, 1847 in Wyoming, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1921 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 73. He married 2 times. The first time he married Catherine Jane McNabb, daughter of Bernard McNabb and Alice M , on June 9, 1870 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was born in 1847 in County Tyrone, Ireland and died on April 9, 1883 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 36. The second time he married Mary Agnes Prendergast, daughter of John Prendergast and Margaret Barry, on April 29, 1885 in East Gosford, New South Wales, Australia. She was born in 1865 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1928 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 63.

      Children of Edward John Hughes and Catherine Jane McNabb:

      1. Edward Hughes (18711871) - follow 4.2
      2. Robert John Hughes (1873) - follow 4.3
      3. Ada Jane Hughes (1875) - follow 4.4
      4. Charles Henry Hughes (18771900) - follow 4.5
      5. Alice Mary Hughes (1880) - follow 4.6

      Children of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast:

      1. Henry George Hughes (1886) - follow 4.7
      2. Alfred Prendergast Hughes (18921971) - follow 4.8
      3. Edward John Hughes (18951896) - follow 4.9
      4. Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes (18991986) - follow 4.10
      5. James Frederick Hughes (19061906) - follow 4.11
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    1. Elizabeth Ann Jackson, daughter of Thomas J Jackson and Mary Ann Hughes, was born in 1862 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1939 in Auburn, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 77. She married Joseph Cooper in 1878 in Rylstone, New South Wales, Australia.

      Children of Elizabeth Ann Jackson and Joseph Cooper:

      1. Emma Mary Cooper (1879) - follow 5.1
      2. Elizabeth A Cooper (1882) - follow 5.2
      3. Thomas James Cooper (18851931) - follow 5.3
      4. Joseph Cooper (18871918) - follow 5.4
      5. Edith Cooper (1890) - follow 5.5
      6. Annie Cooper (18921892) - follow 5.6
      7. Arthur W Cooper (1893) - follow 5.7
      8. Alice M Cooper (18961896) - follow 5.8
      9. Florence Cooper (1897) - follow 5.9
      10. Gertrude Cooper (1900) - follow 5.10
    2. Edward Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Catherine Jane McNabb, was born in 1871 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1871 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 0 days.

    3. Robert John Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Catherine Jane McNabb, was born on December 27, 1873 in Cockle Creek, New South Wales, Australia.

    4. Ada Jane Hughes, daughter of Edward John Hughes and Catherine Jane McNabb, was born on December 13, 1875 in Cockle Creek, New South Wales, Australia.

    5. Charles Henry Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Catherine Jane McNabb, was born on February 3, 1877 in Cockle Creek, New South Wales, Australia and died on June 3, 1900 in Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 23.

    6. Alice Mary Hughes, daughter of Edward John Hughes and Catherine Jane McNabb, was born on December 14, 1880 in Cockle Creek, New South Wales, Australia.

    7. Henry George Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on June 19, 1886 in Cockle Creek, New South Wales, Australia.

    8. Alfred Prendergast Hughes

      Alfred Prendergast Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on August 13, 1892 in Pilliga, New South Wales, Australia and died on December 31, 1971 in Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 79. He married Winifred Mabel Barrell, daughter of Golden Barrell and Jane Wright, on May 14, 1919 in Wandsworth, London, England. She was born on April 15, 1900 in Streatham, London, England and died on November 21, 1984 in St Peters, Kent, England at the age of 84.

      Children of Alfred Prendergast Hughes and Winifred Mabel Barrell:

      1. Ronald Alfred Hughes (19201999) - follow 5.11
      2. Royston Stanley Hughes (19221992) - follow 5.12
      3. Marjorie Phyllis Hughes (19241998) - follow 5.13
      4. Kelvin Golden Hughes (19261999) - follow 5.14
    9. Edward John Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on January 25, 1895 in Pilliga, New South Wales, Australia and died on March 3, 1896 in Pilliga, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 13 months.

    10. Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes, hairdresser, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on February 18, 1899 in Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia and died on May 30, 1986 in Ettalong, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 87.

      Children of Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes:

      1. Carol Ann Hughes (19452005) - follow 5.15
    11. James Frederick Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on February 7, 1906 in Davistown, New South Wales, Australia and died on April 16, 1906 in Davistown, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 2 months.

  5. Generation 5back to top
    1. Emma Mary Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1879 in Hartley, New South Wales, Australia.

    2. Elizabeth A Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1882 in Hartley, New South Wales, Australia.

    3. Thomas James Cooper, son of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1885 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1931 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 46. He married Alice Emily Mary .

      Thomas James Cooper and Alice Emily Mary had 1 child.

    4. Joseph Cooper, son of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1887 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1918 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 31.

    5. Edith Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1890 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia.

    6. Annie Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1892 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1892 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 0 days.

    7. Arthur W Cooper, son of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1893 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia.

    8. Alice M Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1896 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1896 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 0 days.

    9. Florence Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1897 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia.

    10. Gertrude Cooper, daughter of Joseph Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, was born in 1900 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia.

    11. Ronald Alfred Hughes

      Ronald Alfred Hughes, railwayman, son of Alfred Prendergast Hughes and Winifred Mabel Barrell, was born on April 11, 1920 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia and died on October 17, 1999 in Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 79. He married Joyce Maree Bull, daughter of Selwyn Norman Bull and Louisa Ann Bahn.

      Ronald Alfred Hughes and Joyce Maree Bull had 2 children.

    12. Royston Stanley Hughes

      Royston Stanley Hughes, variously a coach driver & security guard, son of Alfred Prendergast Hughes and Winifred Mabel Barrell, was born on September 11, 1922 in Davistown, New South Wales, Australia and died on March 23, 1992 in Nambucca Heads, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 69.

      Children of Royston Stanley Hughes:

      1. Barbara Anne Hughes (19441944) - follow 6.1
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    13. Marjorie Phyllis Hughes

      Marjorie Phyllis Hughes, director (on November 1, 1996), daughter of Alfred Prendergast Hughes and Winifred Mabel Barrell, was born on December 8, 1924 in Tea Gardens, New South Wales, Australia and died on February 27, 1998 in Epsom, Surrey, England at the age of 73. She married Eric Drury, son of Ernest Drury and Sarah Ann Pearson.

      Children of Marjorie Phyllis Hughes and Eric Drury:

      1. Michael Drury (19481948) - follow 6.2
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    14. Kelvin Golden Hughes

      Kelvin Golden Hughes, variously a company director & electric generator carbon brush expert (from 1950), son of Alfred Prendergast Hughes and Winifred Mabel Barrell, was born on June 10, 1926 in Wandsworth, London, England and died on August 31, 1999 in Kenton, Middlesex, England at the age of 73. He married Violet Mary Atkins, daughter of Thomas W J Atkins and Violet E Golding.

      Kelvin Golden Hughes and Violet Mary Atkins had 2 children.

    15. Carol Ann Hughes, daughter of Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes, was born on June 3, 1945 and died on March 2, 2005 at the age of 59.

      Carol Ann Hughes had 2 children.

  6. Generation 6back to top
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    4. Barbara Anne Hughes, daughter of Royston Stanley Hughes and Private, was born on June 20, 1944 in New South Wales, Australia and died on July 2, 1944 in Ashfield, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 12 days.

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    8. Michael Drury, son of Eric Drury and Marjorie Phyllis Hughes, was born on June 14, 1948 in Westminster, London, England and died on June 14, 1948 in Westminster, London, England at the age of 0 days.

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  7. Generation 7back to top
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  8. Generation 8back to top
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