George is the son of Unknown (-) and Elizabeth Blackman (1839-1924).


Full NameEdit

George Walter Marjoram

Name VariationsEdit

When he was born his name was George Walter Blackman (1866-1949).


George changed his surname when his mother married Robert Marjoram (1822-1890) in 1867.

George married Acemo otherwise known as Seymour Louisa Laundess on 12 Sep 1888 in the Holy Trinity Parsonage of the Church of England at Grenfell, Monteagle County, New South Wales. The witnesses to the marriage were Thomas Girdler and Louisa McGenity (formerly Laundess, - nee Adams, name should McGinninity as she married David McGinninity after death of Themio Laundess) the mother of the bride. Louisa McGinnity gave consent to the marriage Seymour was named Acemo on the marriage transcript. George was a contractor at the time of his marriage - Acemo was said to be a domestic. George and Seymour (Acemo) were both living in Grenfell at the time of their marriage. Marriage Reg'n No 5068 of 1888 also records Acema , Aceme L and Acemo L and Majoram. Transcript records marriage took place at Holy Trinity Church of England Parsonage, Grenfell, NSW. The groom was recorded as a bachelor, birthplace and age and details of his parents not recorded, occupation was contractor and usual residence was Grenfell. Seymour was recorded as a spinster, occupation was domestic, usual residence was Grenfell, birthplace and age and details of parents were not recorded. The minister was A R Raymond and Louisa McGenity gave consent to the marriage.

Acemo and George had a daughter Ethel in 1889 at Grenfell.

Acemo and George had a son Walter in 1891 at Bathurst.

Acemo and George had a daughter Agnes in 1893 at Yetholme.

Acemo and Annie and Walter Marjoram

George with Acemo and Annie

Acemo and George had a daughter Annie in 1896 at Wattle Flat.

Acemo and George had a son George in 1898 at Wattle Flat.

Groege died from a coronary occlusion. The medical attendant was Dr H R Hodgkinson who last saw George on 24th January 1949. His father's name is stated as Robert Marjoram, occupation labourer, and his mother's name was Elizabeth Blackman. The informant was W Marjoram, son, of 220 Byng Street, Orange. Birthplace is recorded as Yetholme, NSW, marriage place was Grenfell at age of 22 years to Acemo Louisa Laundess and he was a widower at time of death. Children of the marriage were Ethel 59, Walter 57, Agnes 53, Annie 52, George C 50, all living and none deceased. The burial was in Church of England Cemetery, Orange, the Undertaker was Archie McGrath, the minister was J S Richards of Church of England, the witnesses were P L Griffith and F McGrath. The death was registered by R C Sheridan on 25th January 1949 at Orange.

Gerorge was burried on 26 Jan 1949 in an umarked grave at Orange Cemetery, Bathurst County, New South Wales, Australia




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  1. NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (, 5063/1888.
  2. Liz W.
  3. Wendy Condon.
  4. NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (, 5746/1866.
  5. Ibid, 8655/1873.
  6. Ibid, 15509/1943.