John Hutchinson (1860 -1880)
William Hutchinson & Louis Deschamps (17/11/1880 – )
1880 – Olinda subdivision created.
1920s – How did Gun Alley get its name?
1940s Description of Lilydale
1960s Gun Alley transformation begins.
1970s Causeway built John and Hardy streets linked.
1980s – New back way in Lilydale
John Hutchinson JP
John Hutchinson was born at Cairncastle Northern Ireland in 1825 with his twin brother Robert.
The first member of the Hutchinson family to arrive in Australia was Joseph Hutchinson. According to John Hutchinson’s grand-daughter Lorna (Hutchinson Archer) Joseph wrote home to his brother John from Melbourne on July 23, 1853 sending money for him to join him in Melbourne.
Descendant Lorna Archer:
“John a school teacher,