George (2nd) Waddy Shelley


Property Details:-

Mr George (2nd) Waddy Shelley

Zone - Rural

Acres - ----


George (2nd) Waddy Shelley was born on the 30th May, 1843, in Yass NSW. His parents were George (1st) Shelley & Amelia Matilda Waddy.


George (2nd) Waddy Shelley died on Tuesday the 16th April, 1907, at Parramatta, NSW.


Marriage 9 July 1866 George Waddy was married to Mildred Vyner, daughter of Captain Arthur Vyner R.N. and Margaret Anne Blyth, on Monday, 9 July 1866 at Tumut, NSW. Mildred Vyner was born on the 17th February, 1848. He died on the 4th January, 1910.


In 1864 George (2nd) Waddy Shelley, aged 22, took up a selection under the Robertson Acts of 1861 which he called "Wermatong". It was situated in the heart of the thickly wooded foothills of his mother's Tumut Plains run.6


1. Mildred Amelia Margaret Shelley was born on the 5th July, 1867. She died on the 21st February, 1938.

2. Mabel Agnes Elizabeth Shelley was born on the 16th July, 1869.

3. Madeline Australia Annabella Rubina Shelley was born on the 2nd June, 1874. She died on the 21st March, 1875.

4. George Vyner John Moffatt Shelley was born on the 30th May, 1877. He died on the 9th June, 1944.

5. Marguriette Augusta Irene Shelley was born in August, 1885.


1.[S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England - Parish: Gundaroo; Gunning; Yass - Volume Reference: V18431413 27A - Registration Year: 1843.

2.[S62] Geof Shelley, Shelley/Bean tree, record # 7.

3.[S49] Lynn Smith, "Thomas Beane", Record #12.

4.[S62] Geof Shelley, Shelley/Bean tree.

5.[S62] Geof Shelley, Shelley/Bean tree, record # 27.

6.[S148] Jean Caswell Benson, A Wide Spectrum.

7.[S49] Lynn Smith, "Thomas Beane", record # 51.


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