Elsa Kirkpatrick

F, #23111, b. 14 Nov 1907
Father*Hedley John Kirkpatrick b. 12 Nov 1873, d. b 1969
Mother*Johanna Margaretha Koevort b. 1874, d. 19 Dec 1932
Birth*14 Nov 1907 S. A. C. Camp, Pretoria, South Africa.1 
Birth-Notice*7 Jan 1908KIRKPATRICK.—On the 14th November, 1907, at S.A.C. Camp, Pretoria South Africa, the wife of Captain Hedley Kirkpatrick, D.S.O., of a daughter.1 
(Migrant) Migration/Travel1 Apr 1927 To Southampton, England. Ship Orvieto sailing from Melbourne
Age 19 - House Duties - as Miss E. Kirkpatrick. Address in UK Fenstead Road Blackheath.2 

Citations

  1. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Tue 7 Jan 1908, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article10646528
  2. [S65] Ancestry - various indices, The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Inwards Passenger Lists.; Class: BT26; Piece: 846
    Arriving 1 Apr 1927.
Last Edited3 Aug 2019

Edith Mary Simmons1

F, #23117, b. 1891
Father*Alfred James Simmons1 b. 26 Apr 1863, d. 15 Oct 1928
Mother*Jessie Thornton1 b. 1869, d. 1895
Birth*1891 Richmond, VIC, Australia, #B16664/1891.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited6 Aug 2019

Leslie Alfred Simmons1

M, #23118, b. 1893, d. 27 May 1918
Father*Alfred James Simmons1 b. 26 Apr 1863, d. 15 Oct 1928
Mother*Jessie Thornton1 b. 1869, d. 1895
Birth*1893 Richmond, VIC, Australia, #B34840/1893.1 
Death*27 May 1918 Mildura, VIC, Australia, #D6068/1918 (Age 24.)2 
Death-Notice*29 May 1918SIMMONS.—On the 27th May, at Mildura Hospital, Leslie, beloved son of Alfred and the late Jessie Simmons, loving brother of Mrs. Tucker, 323 Swan street, Richmond; Mrs. Bell, Cockatoo; stepson of Susie Simmons, stepbrother of Ivy, Myrtle, Olie, Reta, Vera, Alfred, of Chestnut street, Richmond, late Cockatoo. After a long and painful illness.3 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S4] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Great War Index Victoria 1914-1920.
  3. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Wed 29 May 1918, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article155098363
Last Edited6 Aug 2019

Gertrude Simmons

F, #23119, b. 1890, d. 28 Aug 1941
Father*Alfred James Simmons b. 26 Apr 1863, d. 15 Oct 1928
Mother*Jessie Thornton b. 1869, d. 1895
Probate (Will)* 421/787. Gertrude HOGAN Date of grant: 20 Apr 1950; Alternative name: Gertrude Tucker; Date of death: 28 Aug 1941; Occupation: Married; Residence: Hawthorn , Gertrude TUCKER Date of grant: 20 Apr 1950; Alternative name: Gertrude Hogan; Date of death: 28 Aug 1941; Occupation: Married; Residence: Hawthorn.1 
Married NameHogan. 
Married NameTucker. 
Birth*1890 Richmond, VIC, Australia. 
Marriage*1909 Spouse: Harry Elisha Tucker. VIC, Australia.
 
Divorce*1918 Case No. 1918/227. Harry Elicha TUCKER Party: Petitioner, Gertrude TUCKER Party: Respondent.2 
Divorce1920 Case No. 1920/411. Harry Elisha TUCKER Party: Petitioner, Gertrude TUCKER Party: Respondent.3 
Marriage* Spouse: Hogan. VIC, Australia, probably did not marry.
 
Death*28 Aug 1941 Richmond, VIC, Australia, #D8493/1941 (Age 51) - as HOGAN.4 
Death-Notice*29 Aug 1941HOGAN. — On August 28, Gertrude, loving sister of Edith (Mrs. Bell, 32 Glenferrie-road, Hawthorn), loved aunt of Hazel and Len (A.I.F., abroad). At rest.
HOGAN.— The Friends of the late GERTRUDE HOGAN are respectfully informed that her funeral will leave Lonsdale-streel, city, THIS (Friday) AFTERNOON, at 1.45 o'clock, for the place of interment in the New Melbourne Cemetery, Fawkner.5 

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 7591/ P2 unit 1471, item 421/787
    VPRS 28/ P3 unit 5027, item 421/787.
  2. [S34] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 283/ P2 unit 6, item Case No. 1918/227.
  3. [S34] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 283/ P2 unit 29, item Case No. 1920/411.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "born Richmond."
  5. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Fri 29 Aug 1941, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article205176890
Last Edited6 Aug 2019

Mary Jane Thornton

F, #23123, b. 1849, d. 27 May 1905
Father*Arthur Thornton b. 1827, d. 6 Mar 1902
Mother*Mary Hoskins b. 1828, d. 19 Aug 1906
Probate (Will)* 95/112. Mary J WAKE Date of grant: 12 Jul 1905; Date of death: 28 May 1905; Occupation: Widow; Residence: Richmond.1 
Married NameWake. 
Married NameHolmes. 
Birth*1849 
Marriage*28 Feb 1878 Spouse: John Thomas Holmes. St Stephen's Church, Richmond, VIC, Australia, #M225/1878.2
 
Marriage-Notice*9 Mar 1878HOLMES—THORNTON.— On the 28th of February, at St. Stephen's Church, Richmond by the Rev. C. T. Perks, John T. Holmes, of Richmond, to Mary Jane, eldest daughter of Arthur Thornton, of Richmond.3 
Widow18 Jul 1879Mary Jane Thornton became a widow upon the death of her husband John Thomas Holmes.4 
Marriage*1890 Spouse: Thomas Wake. VIC, Australia, #M7191/1890.2
 
Death*27 May 1905 Richmond, VIC, Australia, #D6866/1905 (Age 56.)5 
Death-Notice*29 May 1905WAKE.-On the 27th May, at her mother's residence, 46 Gwynne-street, Richmond, Mary Jane, wife of the late Thomas Wake, Johannesburg, and eldest daughter of the late Arthur Thornton, aged 56 years.
Interred at Kew Cemetery on the 28th.6 
Note*10 Aug 1905 Emma Shorthouse Emma Shorthouse received £36.10.1 from the estate of her sister Mary Jane Wake.7 

Grave

  • C/E A 1217, Boroondara Cemetery, Kew, VIC, Australia8

Citations

  1. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/ P2 unit 727, item 95/112
    VPRS 28/ P0 unit 1233, item 95/112.
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Sat 9 Mar 1878, p4
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200547819
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "born Coventry - spouse Mary Jane THORNTON."
  5. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  6. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Mon 29 May 1905, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article198599905
  7. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Each of Mary Jane's siblings and her mother received £36.10.1 from Mary Jane's estate. The share of the estate of her deceased siblings (P Charles Thornton and Jessie Simmons) was held in a Savings Bank account.
  8. [S46] Index of burials in the cemetery of Boroondara, Kew,
    C/E A 1217.
Last Edited7 Aug 2019
 

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