David Books was born 8 August 1832 in Portland Head, New South Wales, Australia to Alexander Books (c1786-1864) and Margaret Grono (c1804-1878) and died 30 September 1915 in Wisemans Ferry Road, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Emma Douglass (1839-1924) 25 May 1858 in Windsor, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Australia.


Offspring of David Books and Emma Douglass (1839-1924)
Name Birth Death Joined with
David Books (1859-c1945)
Euphemia Emma Books (1861-1954)
Margaret Elizabeth Books (1863-1934)
Esther Jane Books (1866-1955)
Ada Susannah Clara Books (1868-1945) 14 June 1868 Windsor, New South Wales, Australia 1 November 1945 Penrith, New South Wales, Australia Matthew Eber Chaseling (1865-1944)

Matilda Books (1871-1953)
Alexander Robert Books (1874-1959)
Mary Ellis Books (1876-1923)

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  • BDM Index ref for death: 15747/1915