Himalaya

by George Selleck

26 February 1842

The start of my Selleck line in Australia

Himalaya - February 26, 1842.

This is the Himalaya upon which 3rd Great Grandfather George Selleck came to Australia, arriving in Port Phillip Bay on February 26, 1842.

The family intially settled in Geelong, Victoria, prior to the gold rush when they moved to Buninyong, presumably after the significant gold find of Thomas Hiscock.

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by Janet M Wardle

1886 - 1977

Parents; Selleck's Hotel; James Johnston; Andrew Selleck

4 slides rotate periodically; arrows inert!

4 special Selleck images

1. Olwyn Morris 1919-1973 & Howden Selleck wedding at Melbourne Grammar on March 14th, 1953. The parentals. Arguably the only Olwyn and Howden marriage known to mankind.

2. Selleck's Hotel circa 1997. Known always as the Crown Hotel - Buninyong, Victoria.

3. James Johnston, Ballarat, 1854. Assistant Goldfields Commissioner. 2nd great grandfather.

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4. Peter and Andrew Selleck. 1954 -; 1989-. At the graves of Giichi Noumi and Reiko Wada in Chiba, Japan on October 8th, 2014. Andrew's grandparents.

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