Untitled timeline

Main

Canberra Area discovered. (Limestone Plains) (Local event)

1820

Southwell Family left London

July 1838

Southwell Family arrived in Sydney

November 1838

Southwell Family moved to Ginninderra

1840

Thomas Southwell begun labouring work

1840

Thomas held regular Methodist Services

1848

Eliza Southwell died during ninth birth (Thomas' first wife)

1852

Thomas married Mary Cox (second wife)

1853

Thomas purchased 'Parkwood'

1854

Homestead and slab church built

1863

Economy Boom (National Event)

1870

Stone Church built (still stands today)

1880

Thomas Southwell died

1881

John Southwell died (eldest child. Buried in Hall Cemetery)

1912

WW1 (International event)

1914

Hanna Southwell died (buried in Hall Cemetery)

1931

Ann Southwell died (buried Hall Cemetery)

1932

Beatrice Southwell died (buried Hall Cemetery)

1947