Hurley and Scholes Families
In each story my direct ancestors are typed in bold when first mentioned
The War and the Home Front
Horace Leopold Hurley 1891-1927
Marie Frances Box 1891-1973
In 1917 Leo joined his brothers in the 'Great War'. But what happened to him became a big family secret.
'In Advance of His Time'
Thomas Hurley 1864-1931
Mary Elizabeth Scholes 1865-1954
Thomas had a brilliant career, and Mary was a devoted wife, mother and community member, but they suffered the loss of two sons.
A New Life at Ceres
John Hurley 1834-1915
Mary Margaret Quinn 1845-1917
John Hurley exchanged the Blackdown Hills of Devon for the Barabool Hills of Victoria and married a convict's granddaughter.