Ephriam Cross was the sixth of the ten children of Ephraim Cross and his wife Fanny Foreman formerly of Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, and later of Sydney, Australia.
Ephriam married Sarah Elizabeth Buttershaw in Australia in 1892
The couple went on to have seven children, but sadly, their first-born - a daughter named Alice - died as an infant.
- 7th January 1867 in Burwood, New South Wales, Australia.
- Sarah Elizabeth Buttershaw (18??-?) on 27th April 1892 in Cobbity, New South Wales, Australia.
- Alice Cross (1893)
- Icey Cross (1895-1964) married Oswald Armstrong Golding (1???-?)
- Maybard Lance Cross (1898-1978) married Mary Winifred McGregor (1???-?)
- Eileen Elizabeth Cross (1898-1992) married William Leslie Dunbar (1???-?)
- Maurice James Cross (1901-1975) married Jenny Reid Breckenridge (1???-?)
- Lyla Evelyn Cross (1905-1987)
- Jack Frederick Cross (1911-1989) married Edwina Maude Joan Holsworth (1???-?)
- 25th August 1942 in Narellan, New South Wales, Australia.
- 1942 at Narellan Cemetery, Narellan, New South Wales, Australia.