From Pughole to Pasture

The Children


Of six children born to Joseph and Sarah Applebee. William John ( Born 1849 ), Mary Ann ( Born 1851 ) and Joseph Jnr ( Born 1860 ) all lived long and healthy lives. Living in Bowden, South Australia till their fathers Brickmaking Business enabled him to purchase land at Port Gawler in South Australia William looked after his brickmaking interests till their closure, Mary Ann married Robert Daniel and they farmed land at Long Plains, S.A. and Joseph Jnr took over his farm interests when he passed away in 1896.