Family of Eliza Evans and Francis Daniel Hodge

Matthew Fullarton Hodge


Matthew Fullarton Hodge was born at Robe in the South East of South Australia on the 29th May, 1878. He died on the 30th June, 1947.

Matthew married Georgina Hunt Sadlier on the 25th October, 1905 at St. Agnes' Church, Grange.  The ceremony was conducted by Rev. T. Blackburn assisted by the Rev. G. Griffiths of Christ Church, Kapunda.  Georgina was born in Tasmania on the 2nd February 1880, she died on the 31st May, 1912 at Murray Bridge.

Matthew was an Agricultural Seedsman and started the firm of M.F.Hodge & Sons in Waymouth Street, Adelaide. Graziers would either bring in their seed to be scarified and bought back, or would buy seed to plant. The Company also was involved in Landscape Gardening.

Matthew and Georgina had two sons:

After the death of Georgina and on the 9th July, 1914, Matthew married again to Lillian Maud Scott, who was born on the 7th March, 1892. The wedding was celebrated in the Church of the Good Shepherd, Tintinara,

Matthew and Lillian had two children-



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