Olive May Holt

F, #15065, b. Dec 1881, d. 1960
Married NameScott.1 
Birth*Dec 1881 Eaton Bishop, Herefordshire, England, Dec Q [Hereford] 6a 479 - as Olive HOLT.2 
Marriage*Jun 1900 Spouse: George Samuel Scott. Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, Jun Q [Birkenhead] 8a 1032.2
 
Land-UBeac*25 Feb 1924 PAK-74 l/p 5014 687886. Transfer from Sara Annie Conquest Arthur Conquest to Olive May Scott.3 
Land-UBeac*18 Jan 1945 PAK-74 l/p 5014 687886. Transfer from Olive May Scott to Uriah Henry Gilbert.4 
Widow1950Olive May Holt became a widow upon the death of her husband George Samuel Scott.5 
Death*1960 Thornbury, VIC, Australia, #D9559 (Age 74) [par William HOLT & Elizabeth WOOD].5 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
2 Apr 191116 Army Street, Clapham, London, England(Head of Household) George Samuel Scott;
Age 29 - no occupation. Married 10 years, 2 children both deceased6

Citations

  1. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online).
  2. [S9] Free BMD. Index. Online @ https://www.freebmd.org.uk/.
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3613-420 - Olive May Scott of 184 Clarke Street Northcote Married Woman.
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3613-420 - Uriah Henry Gilbert of Fallon Street West Brunswick Railway Employee.
  5. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "Place of birth ENGLAND."
  6. [S83] Online index to the UK census "Class: RG14; Piece: 2260."
Last Edited3 Oct 2016

Uriah Henry Gilbert

M, #15067, b. 1891, d. 1969
Birth*1891 Puckapunyal #B37058 - reg Seymour.1 
Land-UBeac*18 Jan 1945 PAK-74 l/p 5014 687886. Transfer from Olive May Scott to Uriah Henry Gilbert.2 
Land-UBeac*23 Apr 1952 PAK-74 l/p 5014 687886. Transfer from Uriah Henry Gilbert to Edith Emily Watkins.3 
Death*1969 Surrey Hills, VIC, Australia, #D5203 (Age 77) [par William GILBERT & Jane TIERNEY].4 

Citations

  1. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online).
  2. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3613-420 - Uriah Henry Gilbert of Fallon Street West Brunswick Railway Employee.
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3613-420 - Edith Emily Watkins of 74 Dandenong Road Caulfield Married Woman.
  4. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "Place of birth Puckapunyal."
Last Edited3 Oct 2016

Jeffrey Brown

M, #15068, b. 1884, d. 7 Jan 1964
Probate (Will)* Jeffrey Brown. Rtd Clergyman. Mount Eliza. 7 Jan 1964. 608/747.1       
Birth*1884 Peterborough, England.2 
Land-UBeac*1 Sep 1930 PAK-74 l/p 5014 687888. Transfer from Thomas Edward Mathews to Jeffrey Brown.3 
Land-UBeac*3 Sep 1952 PAK-74 l/p 5014 687888. Transfer from Jeffrey Brown to Edith Emily Watkins.4 
Death*7 Jan 1964 Parkville, VIC, Australia, #D655 (Age 80) [par Samuel BROWN & Mary Jane MORRISON].2 

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P4, unit 3113; VPRS 7591/P3, unit 524.
  2. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "Place of birth Peterborough England."
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3613-422 - Jeffrey Brown 32 Walpole Street Kew Congregational Minister.
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3613-422 - Edith Emily Watkins of 74 Dandenong Road Caulfield Married Woman.
Last Edited3 Oct 2016

Eric Le Poer Kermode

M, #15071, b. 5 Jan 1875, d. 3 Mar 1911
Birth*5 Jan 1875 Campbell Town, TAS, Australia, #B91 [par William Archer KERMODE & Edith Le Poer POWER].1 
Marriage*6 Jun 1907 Spouse: Edith Emily Francis. New Norfolk, TAS, Australia.
 
Marriage-Notice*22 Jun 1907KERMODE - FRANCIS. On Thursday, June 6, by the Rev. R. H. Richards, Rector of New Norfolk, Eric Le Poer Kermode to Edith Emily Francis.2 
Death*3 Mar 1911 Richmond, TAS, Australia, #D633.1 
Death-Notice*4 Mar 1911KERMODE-On March 3, 1911, at his late residence. Lindisfarne, Eric Le Poer, the dearly beloved husband of Edith Kermode, and eldest son of the late W. A. Kermode, Esq., Mona Vale, Ross, in the 36th year of his age.
KERMODE.-Friends are respectfully informed that the funeral of the late Eric Le Poer Kermode, Esq., of Lindisfarne, will move from the Offices of the undersigned for Cornelian Bay Cemetery, at 2.10 this afternoon.3 

Family

Edith Emily Francis b. 18 Oct 1885, d. 13 Aug 1968
Child 1.Eric Alan Crellin Kermode b. 16 Mar 1908, d. Aug 1964

Citations

  1. [S64] Archives Office of Tasmania. BDM Index Tasmania.
  2. [S14] Newspaper - The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954), Sat 22 Jun 1907, p1.
  3. [S14] Newspaper - The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954), Sat 4 Mar 1911, p1.
Last Edited23 Dec 2016

Elsa Florence Yandell

F, #15077, b. 6 Dec 1881, d. 12 Aug 1932
ChartsDescendants of James LECKY of Coalisland, Co Tyrone
Married NameSteiner.1 
Married NameLecky.2 
Married NameBiggs.3 
Birth*6 Dec 1881 Castlemaine, VIC, Australia, #B22171 [par Augustus Courts YANDELL & Margery HOKIN].4 
Marriage1899 Spouse: James Harvey Steiner. VIC, Australia, #M5736.1
 
Marriage*22 Dec 1905 Spouse: William Stewart Lecky. Court House, Carnarvon, WA, Australia, #M848 [William Stuart LECKY & Elsa Florence STEINER].5
 
Marriage-Notice*30 Dec 1905WEDDINGS. — LECKY—STEINER.
A quiet wedding was celebrated at the court-house on December 22, the contracting parties being Mr. W. S. Lecky, Government wharfinger at Port Hedland, and Mrs. E. F. Steiner.
The bride journeyed from Victoria, and arrived here per the s.s. Paroo the day previous to the wedding. She was attended by her sister at the ceremony, which was performed by the Rev. W. Sharp, and Mr. J. C. Baird acted as best man. The s.s. Paroo, by which boat Mr. and Mrs. Lecky proceeded to Port Hedland, was gaily decked with bunting in honour of the occasion.6 
(Migrant) Migration/Travel30 Aug 1909 Sailing with William Stuart Lecky, James Stuart Lecky, Rolfe Augustus Stuart Lecky to Sydney, NSW, Australia. Ship Wodonga travelling with maid and three children from Melbourne.7
 
Widow15 Jan 1910Elsa Florence Yandell became a widow upon the death of her husband William Stewart Lecky.8 
Marriage10 Jul 1926 Spouse: Norman James Biggs. Toorak, VIC, Australia, #M8459.3
 
Marriage-Notice*21 Aug 1926BIGGS—LECKY.—On the 10th July, 1926, at Toorak, by the Right Rev. J. Crookston, Moderator-General, Norman James, second son of Mr. and Mrs T S Biggs, Bendigo, to Elsa Florence, widow of the late W. Stuart Lecky, Penang, Straits-Settlements.9 
Death*12 Aug 1932 Heidelberg, VIC, Australia, #D448 (Age 50) - as Elsa Florence BIGGS.2 
Death-Notice*13 Aug 1932BIGGS.—On the 12th August, Elsa Florence, dearly loved wife of Norman Biggs, of 146 Burke-road, East Malvern, and loved mother of Stuart, James and Rolfe Lecky (deceased). Remains at Apps and Son's chapel.
BIGGS.—The Friends of Mr. NORMAN BIGGS, of 146 Burke-road, East Malvern, are informed that the remains of his beloved wife will be interred in the Castlemaine Cemetery. The Funeral is appointed to move from Apps and Sons' Chapel, 61 Moor-street, Fitzroy, THIS DAY (Saturday), 13th August, at 11 a.m., arriving about 2.30.10 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1914Neglected Girls' Depot, Royal Park, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: nurse.11

Grave

  • Campbells Creek Cemetery, Castlemaine, VIC, Australia, In Loving Memory of Elsa Florence, daughter of A.C. & M. Yandell, died 12 - 8 - 1932 50 years. Beloved wife of Norman James Biggs. Beloved mother of William, James and Rolfe Stuart Lecky. Also Rolfe Stuart Lecky died 12-3-1916 aged 6 years. Gone Home.12

Citations

  1. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901 "#M5736."
  2. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  3. [S6] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Marriage Index Victoria 1921-1942 "#M8459."
  4. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888 "indexed as Elsie Florence YANDELE."
  5. [S62] Western Australian Government. BDM Index Western Australia.
  6. [S14] Newspaper - Northern Times (Carnarvon, WA), 30 Dec 1905, p3.
  7. [S65] Ancestry - various indices, Ancestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
    Original data: New South Wales Government. Inward passenger lists. Series 13278, Reels 399-560, 2001-2122, 2751. State Records Authority of New South Wales. Kingswood, New South Wales, Australia.
  8. [S50] Miscellaneous Source, Justin Corfield "Penang, Malaysia: Graves of Europeans in the Protestant Section of Western Road Cemetery" (publ. BACSA).
  9. [S11] Newspaper - Argus 21 Aug 1926, p13.
  10. [S16] Newspaper - The Age 13 Aug 1932, p7+8.
  11. [S114] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1914.
  12. [S38] Index of burials in the cemetery of https://billiongraves.com/grave/Rolfe-Stuart-Lecky/6395692#,.
Last Edited28 Jun 2016

James Harvey Steiner

M, #15089, b. 1878, d. 8 May 1900
Birth*1878 The Loddon, VIC, Australia, #B14425 [par William STEINER & Susan EVANS].1 
Marriage*1899 Spouse: Elsa Florence Yandell. VIC, Australia, #M5736.2
 
Death*8 May 1900 Castlemaine, VIC, Australia, #D4988 (Age 21) [par Wm Carl August STEINER & Susan Jane EVANS].3 
Death-Notice*9 May 1900STEINER.—On 8th May, at his late residence, Farnsworth-street, Castlemaine, James, the beloved son of the late William Steiner, and Susan Steiner, of Lady Gully, in his 22nd year.4 

Newspaper-Articles

  • 9 May 1900, We regret to announce the death of Mr James Steiner, which took place last night. He was an employe at Thompson's foundry, and just about finishing his apprenticeship. He is a brother to Mr Carl Steiner, Art Master at the local School of Mines, who on account of his brother's death will not be in attendance at the School until Monday evening. The deceased was a very popular young man, and a member of an old and respected family in this district, and his death will be deeply regretted by their many friends.4
  • 11 May 1900, The esteem in which the late Mr. Jas. H. Steiner was held a as shown by the large attendance at his funeral yesterday afternoon, the interment taking place in the Campbells Creek Cemetery. Preceding the hearse walked about fifty employe's of the Foundry where deceased was employed. Two mourning carriages were followed by about thirty private and public vehicles and amongst the mourners were Lieutenant Colonel M'Cay, Captain Newell and Sergeant-Major Garland, deceased being Lance-Corporal of the 4th Battalion. The coffin and hearse were covered with memorial wreaths, including one from Messrs Thompson and Co's Foundry. The service at the grave was conducted by the Rev Minor Canon Sutton Messrs Niebuhr and Son had charge of the mortuary arrangements.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  2. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901 "#M5736."
  3. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  4. [S14] Newspaper - The Mount Alexander Mail, 9 May 1900, p2.
  5. [S14] Newspaper - The Mount Alexander Mail, 11 May 1900, p2.
Last Edited28 Jun 2016
 

NOTE

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