William Colless was born 21 August 1805 in Upper Castlereagh, New South Wales, Australia to George Colless (c1771-1851) and Anne Goodwin (1780-1853) and died 24 October 1872 in Penrith, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Sherringham (1813-1885) 1 March 1829 at Christ Church in Castlereagh, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from the United Kingdom.


Offspring of William Colless and Elizabeth Sherringham (1813-1885)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Susannah Colless (1830-1852)
Mary Colless (1831-1866)
George Colless (1833-1893)
John William Colless (1835-1876)
Louisa Ann Colless (1837-1896) 6 March 1837 Emu Plains, New South Wales, Australia 8 May 1896 Bourke, New South Wales, Australia Jeremiah Flanagan (1833-1911)

Henry Colless (1838-1934)
Arthur William Colless (1840-1921)
Phoebe Colless (1842-1896)
Ellen Colless (1844-1904)
Hannah Colless (1846-1902)
Major Colless (1848-1897)
Sarah Elizabeth Colless (1850-1930)
Oratia Colless (1852-1910)
William Colless (1854-1933)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
  • BDM Index ref for birth: V18056501 1B/1805
₪ Wedding
  • BDM Index ref for marriage: V1829751 13/1829
¶ Death
  • BDM Index ref for death: 6196/1872

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