We are related as Thomas Gummersal Armfield is my Great Grandfather.I live in Sydney,Australia.George Armfield(1818-1865) and his wife Rachel Lane White(1826-1891) arrived in Adelaide,South Australia aboard the "Magdalena" on 26 Aug 1853 with their 2 sons George Hubbert(1849-1928) and Thomas Gummersal(1851-1931). They had 5 more children. George snr and Rachel jnr both died in S.A. and are buried there.Rachel then brought the remaining children to Melbourne,Victoria where Geoorge Hubbert became one of the first silversmiths in Victoria.Thomas Gummersall also had an interesting career,around 1904 he was elected to parliament for the seat of Musgrave in the state of Queensland.He held this seats for 6 years.His line of the Armfields live in Sydney while most of the rest live in Melbourne.Please let me know some details of your line and where you live.
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