Henry John Rix

M, #10566, b. 1864, d. 8 Dec 1938
Birth*1864 England. 
Marriage*1884 Spouse: Jane Elizabeth Bennett. VIC, Australia, #M1982.1
 
Land-Beac14 Nov 1905 PAK-31.32.33 l/p 2963 part. Transfer from The Mercantile Bank of Australia Ltd to Henry John Rix. 174a 2r 16p - transfer 515338.2 
Land-Beac2 Jul 1912 PAK-33 l/p 2963 (Lot 1 Block A) - part. Transfer from Montague Cohen to Henry John Rix. Surrender of Easement - Element surrendered over Eva, Wallace & Loch Streets & Hopetoun Avenue east of Station Street and a... over portion thatched on title 2297-217.3 
Land-Beac*2 Jul 1912 PAK-33 l/p 2963 (Lots 95.96.97.98). Transfer from Montague Cohen to Henry John Rix. 4a 1r 11p.4 
Land-Beac*4 Aug 1913 PAK-33 l/p 2963 (Lots 95.96.97.98). Transfer from Henry John Rix to Anne Daly. 4a 1r 11p.5 
Widower29 Jan 1932Henry John Rix became a widower upon the death of his wife Jane Elizabeth Bennett.6 
Death*8 Dec 1938 Hedgevale, Officer, VIC, Australia, #D17809 (Age 74) [par Henry Tuthill RIX & Elizabeth Frances].6 
Death-Notice*9 Dec 1938RIX. - On the 8th December, at his residence, Hedgevale, Officer, Henry John, the dearly beloved husband of the late Jane Elizabeth, and loving father of James (deceased), Bert, Lil (Mrs. Cowcher), Vic (Mrs. Hampton), and May (Mrs. Hicks), and loving grandad of Enid, Laurel. Thelma, Beth, and Margaret, aged 74 years. -At rest.7 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1909Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: brickmaker. With Jane Elizabeth Rix. With James Henry Rix Albert Arthur Rix.8
1914Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: farmer. With Jane Elizabeth Rix. With James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix.9
1919Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: farmer. With Jane Elizabeth Rix. With James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix, Mabel Emily Jane Rix.10
bt 1924 - 1931Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: farmer. With Jane Elizabeth Rix. With James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix, Mabel Emily Jane Rix, Mabel Rix.11,12
1936Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: farmer. With James Henry Rix, Mabel Rix, Albert Arthur Rix.13

Family

Jane Elizabeth Bennett b. 1865, d. 29 Jan 1932
Children 1.Elizabeth Ellen Rix b. 1889, d. 1976
 2.Violet Beatrice Rix b. 1893, d. 1969
 3.Mabel Emily Jane Rix+ b. 1897, d. 25 Jun 1986

Citations

  1. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  2. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2239-616 - Henry John Rix of Officer Farmer - C/T 3096-002.
  3. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2297-217 - Surrender of Easement as to part to Henry John Rix Transfer 688488 - no new title no.
  4. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2438-547 - Henry John Rix of Officer Farmer.
  5. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2438-547 - Anne Daly of St Vincent's Hospital, Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Mother Rectress - C/T 3715-943.
  6. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985 "reg Berwick."
  7. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), 9 Dec 1938, p10.
  8. [S109] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1909.
  9. [S114] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1914.
  10. [S119] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1919.
  11. [S124] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1924.
  12. [S131] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1931.
  13. [S136] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1936.
Last Edited30 Dec 2018

Jane Elizabeth Bennett

F, #10567, b. 1865, d. 29 Jan 1932
Married NameRix. 
Birth*1865 Chewton, VIC, Australia, #B7483 [par James BENNETT & Ellen DUNSCOMBE].1 
Marriage*1884 Spouse: Henry John Rix. VIC, Australia, #M1982.1
 
Death*29 Jan 1932 Hedgevale, Officer, VIC, Australia, #D431 (Age 66.)2 
Death-Notice*30 Jan 1932RIX. - On the 29th January, at her residence, Hedgevale, Officer, Jane Elizabeth, dearly beloved wife of Henry John, and loved mother of Jim, Bert, Lil, Vie (Mrs. Hampton), and May, loved mother-in-law of Mab and Jim, loving grandmother of Enid, Laurel, Thelma, and Beth, in her 66th year. -Dearly loved.
RIX. - On the 29th January, at her residence, Hedgevale, Officer, Jane Elizabeth, loved sister of Nell (Mrs. Leydecker, deceased), Harry, and Will (Western Australia), Amy (Mrs. Rix), Flo (Mrs. Dacey). -Dearly loved.3 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1909Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix. With James Henry Rix Albert Arthur Rix.4
1914Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix. With James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix.5
1919Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix. With James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix, Mabel Emily Jane Rix.6
bt 1924 - 1931Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix. With James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix, Mabel Emily Jane Rix, Mabel Rix.7,8

Family

Henry John Rix b. 1864, d. 8 Dec 1938
Children 1.Elizabeth Ellen Rix b. 1889, d. 1976
 2.Violet Beatrice Rix b. 1893, d. 1969
 3.Mabel Emily Jane Rix+ b. 1897, d. 25 Jun 1986

Citations

  1. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  2. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985 "reg Berwick."
  3. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), 30 Jan 1932, p15.
  4. [S109] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1909.
  5. [S114] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1914.
  6. [S119] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1919.
  7. [S124] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1924.
  8. [S131] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1931.
Last Edited12 Oct 2020

Elizabeth Ellen Rix

F, #10570, b. 1889, d. 1976
Father*Henry John Rix b. 1864, d. 8 Dec 1938
Mother*Jane Elizabeth Bennett b. 1865, d. 29 Jan 1932
Married NameCowcher.1 
Birth*1889 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #B4120.2 
Marriage*1933 Spouse: James Joseph Cowcher. VIC, Australia, #M7839.1
 
Widow17 Apr 1962Elizabeth Ellen Rix became a widow upon the death of her husband James Joseph Cowcher.1 
Death*1976 Boronia, VIC, Australia, #D30688 (Age 88) — as COWCHER.3 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1914Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix and Jane Elizabeth Rix and James Henry Rix Albert Arthur Rix.4
1919Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix and Jane Elizabeth Rix and James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Mabel Emily Jane Rix.5
bt 1924 - 1931Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix and Jane Elizabeth Rix and James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Mabel Emily Jane Rix, Mabel Rix.6,7

Citations

  1. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online).
  2. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  3. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  4. [S114] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1914.
  5. [S119] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1919.
  6. [S124] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1924.
  7. [S131] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1931.
Last Edited12 Oct 2020

Violet Beatrice Rix

F, #10571, b. 1893, d. 1969
Father*Henry John Rix b. 1864, d. 8 Dec 1938
Mother*Jane Elizabeth Bennett b. 1865, d. 29 Jan 1932
Married NameHampton. 
Birth*1893 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #B19747.1 
Marriage*1915 Spouse: James Alfred Hampton. VIC, Australia, #M1636.2
 
Land-UBeac3 Oct 1928 PAK-145 (part) Lot 13, Brown Road. Transfer from Mary Hannah Maybury to Violet Beatrice Hampton. 17a 0r 2p.3 
Land-UBeac*22 Jul 1953 PAK-145 (part) Lot 13 (part), 614 Brown Road. Transfer from Violet Beatrice Hampton to Lawrence Ralph Gage. 5a 1r 2p.4 
Death*1969 Dandenong, VIC, Australia, #D2229 (Age 75) as HAMPTON.5 

Citations

  1. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  2. [S4] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Great War Index Victoria 1914-1920.
  3. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 4735-859 - Violet Beatrice Hampton of Officer Married Woman.
  4. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 4735-859 - Lawrence Ralph Gage of Officer Farmer - C/T 7925-098.
  5. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
Last Edited7 Jun 2019

Mabel Emily Jane Rix

F, #10572, b. 1897, d. 25 Jun 1986
Father*Henry John Rix b. 1864, d. 8 Dec 1938
Mother*Jane Elizabeth Bennett b. 1865, d. 29 Jan 1932
Probate (Will)* Mabel Emily Jane Hicks. Widow. Officer. 25 Jun 1986. 972/900.1       
Married NameHicks. 
Birth*1897 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #B19818.2 
Marriage*1932 Spouse: James Hicks. VIC, Australia, #M9595/1932.3
 
Widow11 May 1965Mabel Emily Jane Rix became a widow upon the death of her husband James Hicks.4 
Death*25 Jun 1986 Cranbourne, VIC, Australia, #D14365 (Age 88) [par Henry John RIX & Jane Elizabeth BENNETT].5 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1919Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix and Jane Elizabeth Rix and James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix.6
bt 1924 - 1931Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry John Rix and Jane Elizabeth Rix and James Henry Rix, Albert Arthur Rix, Elizabeth Ellen Rix, Mabel Rix.7,8
1936Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With James Hicks.9

Grave

  • 3-651-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia10

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P16, unit 296; VPRS 7591/P12, unit 57.
  2. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  3. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  4. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  5. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "#D14365 birthplace Hawthorn."
  6. [S119] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1919.
  7. [S124] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1924.
  8. [S131] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1931.
  9. [S136] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1936.
  10. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    3-651-B Hicks James M 77 14/05/1965 1520 / Hicks Mabel Emily F 89 27/06/1986 1997
    bw1439/40: Hicks James 1965 77 hus/ Mabel Emily Jane, son/ John & Elizabeth
    Hicks Mabel Emily Jane 1986 88 wife/ James.
Last Edited12 Oct 2020

James Hicks

M, #10576, b. 1887, d. 11 May 1965
Probate (Will)* James Hicks. Tile MFGR. Officer. 11 May 1965. 629/925.1 
Birth*1887 Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, #B20274 [par John HICKS & Elizabeth TUGNETT].2 
Land-UBeac*31 Dec 1924 PAK-36A (part). Transfer from Ellen Osborne to James Hicks. 49a 2r 7p.3 
Land-UBeac*31 Dec 1924 PAK-36A (part). Transfer from James Hicks to Albert Burgess Maurice Parker Burgess. 49a 2r 7p.4 
Land-UBeac29 Aug 1929 PAK-40B (Lot 7) part, Church. Transfer from Isaac Amos Wright to James Hicks, Augustus Edward Stevens, George Frederick Tivendale, Thomas Clair Whiteside, George Edward Crook. To James Hicks, Augustus Edward Stevens, George Frederick Tivendale, Thomas Clair Whiteside, and George Edward Crook.5 
Marriage*1932 Spouse: Mabel Emily Jane Rix. VIC, Australia, #M9595/1932.6
 
Death*11 May 1965 Pakenham, VIC, Australia, #D9197 (Age 77) [par John HICKS & Elizabeth TUGNETT].7 

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

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1936Officer, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: brickmaker. With Mabel Emily Jane Hicks.8

Grave

  • 3-651-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia9

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P4, unit 3530; VPRS 7591/P3, unit 599.
  2. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  3. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1480-896 - James Hicks of Officer Brickmaker - C/T 4955-855.
  4. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 4955-855 - Albert Burgess and Maurice Parker Burgess both of Fairwood Park Princes Highway Officer Farmers - proprietors as tenants-in-common in equal shares - C/T 4955-856.
  5. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 4503-431 - James Hicks Brickmaker, Augustus Edward Stevens Farmer, George Frederick Tivendale Storekeeper, Thomas Clair Whiteside and George Edward Crook Orchardists, all of Officer - joint proprietors - C/T 5611-150.
  6. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  7. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  8. [S136] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1936.
  9. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    3-651-B Hicks James M 77 14/05/1965 1520 / Hicks Mabel Emily F 89 27/06/1986 1997
    bw1439/40: Hicks James 1965 77 hus/ Mabel Emily Jane, son/ John & Elizabeth
    Hicks Mabel Emily Jane 1986 88 wife/ James.
Last Edited12 Oct 2020

Edward Buckland

M, #10589, b. 1860, d. 9 Jul 1933
Probate (Will)* Edward Buckland. Gent. Clayton Nth. 09 Jul 1933. 259/262.1 
Birth*1860 Bulleen, VIC, Australia, #B7308.2 
Marriage*1914 Spouse: Mary Ellen Merrett. VIC, Australia, #M1486.3
 
Residence*13 Dec 1926 Of 13 Murphy Grove, Preston, labourer. 
Land-UBeac*13 Dec 1926 PAK L/P 5112 (Lots 6+7). Transfer from Etty Stella Dalton to Edward Buckland. Mrs Dalton's estate sold the land.4 
Death*9 Jul 1933 Clayton, VIC, Australia, #D15764 (Age 72) [par Charles BUCKLAND & Hannah ANDREWS].5 
Death-Notice*10 Jul 1933BUCKLAND.— On the 9th July, at the corner of May and Dandonong roads, Clayton, Edward Buckland, late of Templestowe, aged 72 years.
BUCKLAND.— The Friends of the late EDWARD BUCKLAND are informed that his funeral will leave the residence of Mr. J. Barron, the corner of May and Dandenong roads, Clayton. THIS DAY (Monday), at 3 p.m., for interment in the Fawkner Cemetery.
RAYBOULDS, Funeral Directors, Atherton-road, Oakleigh. Phone UM1421.6 
Land-Note*21 Dec 1933. Letters of Administration with will attached granted to Mary Ann BARRON of Dandenong Road, Clayton North, Married Woman. The estate kept the land until 1941.7,8 
Land-UBeac*27 Mar 1941 PAK L/P 5112 (Lots 6+7). Transfer from Edward Buckland to John Thomas Doherty. Mr Buckland's estate sold the land.9 

Grave

  • FA-R/C*1*2927, Fawkner Cemetery, Fawkner, VIC, Australia10

Family

Mary Ellen Merrett b. 1874, d. 5 Nov 1947
Child 1.Lilian Sylvia Buckland b. 10 Jun 1914, d. 13 Feb 1929

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P3, unit 2494; VPRS 7591/P2, unit 909.
  2. [S1] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888.
  3. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online) "As Mary Ellen COOKE."
  4. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), V 3368 F 460 L/P 5112 Lots 6 and 7 - transfer No 1297920 - 18a 0r 4p -
    - see title V 5207 F 372 Edward BUCKLAND of 13 Murphy Grove, Preston, Laborer.
  5. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  6. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Mon 10 Jul 1933, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204371013
  7. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), V 5207 F 372 Edward BUCKLAND of 13 Murphy Grove, Preston, Laborer.
  8. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965 1930/31 Lots 6.7 l/p 5112 CA111.112 Walnut Grove NAV 6
    1934/35 Buckland Edward Estate. 18 ac Lots 6.7 l/p 5112 CA111.112 Walnut Grove pt CA 79.79A.
  9. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 3368-460 - C/T 5207-372 - John Thomas DOHERTY of 54 Simpson Street, Northcote, Contractor.
  10. [S39] Index of burials in the cemetery of Fawkner Memorial Park, online @ http://www.gmct.com.au/deceased-search/.
Last Edited31 Aug 2018
 

NOTE

Some family sections show only the children who were associated with Upper Beaconsfield.

Some individuals may be featured because members of their family were associated with the Upper Beaconsfield area, even though they themselves never lived here.