William  Hold

William Hold[1]

Male Abt 1856 - 1921  (~ 65 years)

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  • Name William Hold 
    Born Abt 1856  Linton near Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1921  Pomonal, via Stawell, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 30 Jan 1921  Stawell Cemetery, Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Hold is buried with his wife Selina Bolton

      Inscription
      In Memory
      Of Our Dear Father
      WILLIAM HOLD,
      Died Jan. 28th. 1921
      Aged 65
      Also Our Dear Mother
      SELINA HOLD
      Died March 26th. 1899
      Aged 34
      REUNITED

      Their sons WILLIAM EDWARD Hold and JOHN HOLD are buried in the same grave

      Inscription on the bottom of the Grave

      Also Their Son W.E. HOLD
      Died Nov. 22nd. 1939
      Aged 38 Yrs.

      WILLIAM HOLD aged 85 years, born Northamptonshire and died on 16 Sep 1895 at Jalluker via Stawell, father of William Hold and Arthur Hold is also buried with them.

      GRAVE NUMBER 3858
    Death Notice 31 Jan 1921  Stawell Newspaper Find all individuals with events at this location 
    MR WILIAM HOLD
    One of the very early pioneers of the Pomonal district --- Mr William Hold --- passed away on Friday last. Deceased who was 65 years of age was a native of Linton, near Ballarat, and came to the district many years ago from the Wedderburn rush and engaged in bullock driving. He camped on the side of the Grampians and soon after planted some apple trees, which grew so well that he gradually cleared and planted an orchard, which he carried on for some time and which was ultimately purchased by Mr G. Barnes of Stawell.
    Deceased was universley respected in the district, and genuine sympathy is extended to his three sons and three daughters, two of whom are married, one being Mrs Sperber, of Pomonal.
    The remains of deceased were interred in Stawell cemetery on Sunday afternoon. Mr F. Crouch conducting the mortuary arrangements.
    Rev C. M. Lowe read the burial service and Bro. A. Grey the I.O.O.F service. The coffin bearers were Messrs C. W. Cox, W. J. Cox, P. J. Hines, J. McMurtrie, A. Allsop, W. Fry, M. Murphy, T. R. Morcom and F. J. Allsop.
    ( Kindly sent by Isabel, Stawell, Victoria)
     
    Obituary 3 Feb 1921  The Ballarat Star, Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    POMONAL.
    DEATH OF A PIONEER.
    One of the very early pioneers of the
    Pomonal district has passed away in
    the person of Mr William Hold. The
    deceased came to this district in the
    early days, and eventually settled at
    Pomonal, where he was engaged in bullock driving. Be camped at a spring
    on the mountain, side; and soon after
    wards planted some apple trees, which
    grew so well that he gradually cleared
    and planted an orchard, which was
    ultimately purchased by Mr G. Barnes,
    of Stawell. The deceased who, during
    his many years residence in the
    locality, earned the respect of all who
    knew him, leaves a family of two sons,
    Messrs John and Thomas Hold, and
    three daughters, two of whom are married, Mrs Sperber living at Pomonal
    The Ballarat Star, Victoria, Thursday, 3 February 1921


    with her husband. 
    Probate 25 Feb 1921  The Argus, Melbourne, Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notice is hereby given, that after the expiration of fourteen days from the publication hereof application will be made to the Supreme Court of the State of Victoria, in its Probate jurisdiction, that PROBATE of the LAST WILL and Testament of WILLIAM HOLD, late of Pomomal, in the said State, orchardist, deceased, may be granted to Elizabeth Lancaster, of Pomonal, aforesaid, (in the said will described as Elizabeth Hold, of Pomonal, spinster), Annie Eve Sperber (in the said will called Annie Eva Sperber, of Pomonal aforesaid, married woman and Selina Cook, of Portland in the said State, married woman, the executrices named in and appointed by the said will. Dated this twenty-second day of February, 1921.
    THEO, G. GRANO, Main St., Stawell, proctor, for the said executrices.
    Transcribed from "The Argus, Melbourne, Victoria", Friday 25 February 1921
     
    Person ID I5547  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2017 

    Father William Hold,   b. 05 Nov 1815, Little Harrowden, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep..1895, Jallukar, Victoria. Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Ann Croxen,   b. 1829, Little Harrowden, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1864, Inglewood, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 25 Feb.1848  Little Harrowden, Northamptionshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William was a Widower, Full Age. His occupation a Labourer. Anne was a Miner (Under Age). Her occupation was Lacemaker [Source: Marriage Certificate]
    Family ID F1358  Group Sheet

    Family Selina Bolton,   b. 1865, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1899, Stawell, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1884  Stawell, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Information from Marriage Certificate
      William and Selina were married in the Church of England Parsonage, Stawell by Licence on 22 Dec 1884. William's parents are listed as William Hold and Annie and Selina's as Edmund Bolton and Annie Waters. The witnesses were Arthur Hold and Victorine Hold
    Children 
     1. William Edward Hold,   b. 1885, Pomonal, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1939, Ararat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. John Hold,   b. 1887, Stawell , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1963, Ararat Hospital, Ararat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Arthur Hold,   b. 1890, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Annie Hold,   b. 1890, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +5. Annie Eva Hold,   b. 1892, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1988, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    +6. Selina Hold,   b. 1894, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1984, Portland Hospital , Portland, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +7. Bessie (Elizabeth) Hold,   b. 1896, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Walter Irvine Hold,   b. 1898, Stawell District, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1968, Stawell, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F1804  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    William and Selina Hold (nee Bolton)
Inscription
In Memory
Of Our Dear Father
WILLIAM HOLD,
Died Jan. 28th. 1921
Aged 65,
Also Our Dear Mother
SELINA HOLD
Died March 26th. 1899
Aged 34
REUNITED
    William and Selina Hold (nee Bolton) Inscription In Memory Of Our Dear Father WILLIAM HOLD, Died Jan. 28th. 1921 Aged 65, Also Our Dear Mother SELINA HOLD Died March 26th. 1899 Aged 34 REUNITED
    William Hold, father, born on 05 November 1815 in Little Harrowden, Northamptionshire, England is also buried in this grave.
    Stawell Cemetery, Stawell, Victoria, Australia
    William Edward Hold
Inscription on the bottom of the Grave of William and Selina Hold
Also Their Son W.E. HOLD
Died Nov. 22nd. 1939
Aged 38 Yrs.
    William Edward Hold Inscription on the bottom of the Grave of William and Selina Hold Also Their Son W.E. HOLD Died Nov. 22nd. 1939 Aged 38 Yrs.
    Stawell Cemetery, Stawell, Victoria, Australia

  • Sources 
    1. [S66] Mrs Laurina Collins.


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