Goldfields Involvement, 1854
Ann was a barmaid at Eureka. On 20 July 1856 at St Paul’s Church of England, Ballarat, she married John Arnold Frank. He was a miner who was inside the Eureka Stockade when it was stormed on 3 December 1854. They had six children: Elizabeth b. 1858 Ballarat; John b. 1860 Ballarat (married Annie Berry in 1885); Jane b. 1862 Linton; Robert b. 1864 Linton; William b. 1867 Linton; Ellen b. 1868; and Sarah b. 1873 at Sebastopol. John Arnold Frank had been born at Nottingsley, Yorkshire. Frank died, aged 70 years, at the hospital in Clunes on 13 July 1897 and was buried with two of his children (Ellen 5 years, and Robert 41 years) in the Ballaarat New Cemetery (RCB 38).
Post 1854 Experiences
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- Wickham, D., Gervasoni, C. & Phillipson, W., Eureka Research Directory, Ballarat Heritage Services, 1999.