NAA: A1, 1904/1765

Eklund, Elizabeth

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Occupation as writtenCharwoman
Standardised occupationDS00: Domestic service - Domestic duties
Application received1 Mar 1904
Application status Approved
Date of approval or denial18 Mar 1904
If rejected, why?
Birthplace as writtenMaybole, Ayrshire, Scotland
Modern countryUnited Kingdom
Age on application72
Age on arrival in Australia31
Port of DepartureNone
Port of ArrivalMelbourne
Date of arrival16 Dec 1863
Name of shipGresham
VoyageGresham (1863-12-16)


Address in Australia119 Inkerman Street, St Kilda
Address StateVictoria
Time at address31 years
Previous address 1Yarrowonga
Address StateVictoria
Time at address9 years, 6 months
Previous address 2Mulwalla
Address StateNew South Wales
Time at address6 months
Previous address 3Kew, Melbourne
Address StateVictoria
Time at address6 months



Two children, both male. One in South Australia, the other at 119 Inkerman Street, St Kilda.


Name of referenceGeorge Connibere
Occupation of referenceJ.P., St Kilda, Victoria
Marginalia description

Police report attachedNo
Link to other applicant

Why are they applying?

Other information

Further comments

She is unsure if she entered Australia on the 16th or 17th December1863.
Lived Broadmeadows, Melbourne, Victoria for eight and a half months - no space to put this above.
Elizabeth was a British citizen (born in Scotland) but married a Swedish man and was considered to be a "Swede" by the Australian authorities.