Who am I ? Kerrie Anne Christian (nee Adams) - daughter of Cyril Ross "Tipo" Adams.. Dad was a descendant of the Waters, Weatherstone, Doughty, Barden, Tulloch, McCosker, Power, Byrnes and families as well.
I help out in a few organizations Black Diamond Heritage Centre - and South Coast Chapter of Fellowship of First Fleeters - I am President of both.
Tag Archives: Boggabilla
In his younger days … a larrikin son of Ireland, Scotland and Sussex, a Bogga boy … sometime shearer, horse breaker, boxer, grazier, community leader, and a nephew of one of Australia’s greatest jockeys.. But on the battlefields of WWI … Continue reading
On our way back from Cape York in 2013 we visited Dad’s cousin Doug Adams and his wife Carol – it was really nice to meet family members last seen years ago. We also visited the Boggabilla Cemetery where some … Continue reading
There seems to be quite a few stories from up around Boggabilla and Goondiwindi which sometimes get shared at family gatherings or during long family phone chats. Of days long gone by and some more recent ones too. I’ve heard … Continue reading