NAA: A1, 1904/798

Brown, Rachel

Digital copy - 521

Details

Occupation as writtenCook
Standardised occupationDS01: Domestic service - Indoor service
Application receivedNone
Application status Approved
OfficialWSZ
Date of approval or denial6 Feb 1904
Birthplace as writtenPensylvania, America
Modern countryUnited States of America
Age on application67
Age on arrival in Australia20
Port of DepartureNone
Port of ArrivalMelbourne
Date of arrival1 Jan 1856
Name of shipSalem

Addresses

Address in AustraliaMelbourne
Address StateVictoria
Time at address2 years
Previous address 1Vincent Street, Dayslesford
Address StateVictoria
Time at address45 years

Family

MarriedWidow
ChildrenNo

References

Name of referenceM. Barkas
Occupation of referenceJ.P.
Marginalia description

Police report attachedNo
Link to other applicant
LiterateYes

Why are they applying?

ReasonN/A
Other information

Further comments

She says her age "about 80 years" (or possibly 60 years), but she was born in 1836, and applies for naturalisation in 1904, so this is incorrect, and I have put her correct age on the form.