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Ellen WOODBRIDGE formerly KIRKLAND

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I have just received a copy of the marriage.

18982/1948 JOHNSTON DAVID LESLIE - NICHOLS VERA - GLEBE

GROOM: David Leslie JOHNSTON
Status: Bachelor
Place of Birth: Glebe, NSW
Occupation: Labourer
Age: 41
Usual Residence: 69 Yarra Road, Yarra Bay
Father: William John JOHNSTON (Deceased)
Occupation: Labourer
Mother: Ellenor SANDS
BRIDE: Vera NICHOLS
Status: Divorced
Place of Birth: Tamworth, NSW
Occupation: Home Duties
Age: 41
Usual Residence: 52 Glebe Street, Glebe
Father: William SHEPHERD
Occupation: Caretaker
Mother: Helena BECK ???
Date of Marriage: 24 July 1948
Place of Marriage: District Registry Office, Glebe, NSW
Religion: Marriage Act 1899-1934
Witnesses: Eleanor JOHNSTON, J LOWE
Minister: A E LANE, Assistant Registrar
Notes: -
Ref No.: 1948/18982


Helena born as
10131/1875 COLCLOUGH ELEANOR - JOHN - MARY JANE - COONABARABRAN * 18 Mar

Married
5310/1892 PEAK HENRY - COLCLOUGH ELLEANOR - NARRABRI * 13 Jun

and divorced 1912 so daughter should have birth reg as PEAK.

Married William Henry Shepherd in 1915 and divorced in 1931.

Death 14 May 1982/3455 Johnston Vera May - Harry Shepperd - Hellna -

VERA MAY JOHNSTON (1907 - 1982)
Born on 10 January 1907 ? [Headstone 1.10.1907]
Passed away on 14 May 1982
Aged 74 years


No birth reg found for Vera with any surname on either of those dates with mother as Helena or similar.

William was in gaol from May to Oct 1906.
 
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This is driving me crazy. :rolleyes:


Marriage 7190/1953 SADLER SAMUEL JAMES - WOODBRIDGE VERA MAY - SYDNEY

SADLER Samuel James Death notice 23SEP1956 Death 76 late of Caringbah, formerly of Carlton Sydney Morning Herald 25SEP1956

Marriage 8014/1957 BEAHAN PATRICK JOSEPH - SADLER VERA MAY - SYDNEY

Need more details on that Vera M. Death ??
 
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Birth 37909/1904 WOODBRIDGE RUBY - EDWARD J - ELLEN - WATERLOO

The Sydney Morning Herald - Mon 17 Jun 1918 p.5
FUNERALS
PEAK.-The Relatives and friends of Mrs. HELENA PEAK are invited to attend the funeral of her late beloved DAUGHTER, Ruby, to leave St. Peter's Church, Devonshire street, Surry Hills, THIS DAY, at 1.15 p.m., for Catholic Cemetery, Rookwood.
Mrs. P. KIRBY and SON LTD., Funeral Directors, 7 Elizabeth-street, city.

1906 NSW Electoral Roll - New England - Tamworth
HILLIER Susan Elizabeth, Tamworth, domestic duties
WOODBRIDGE Ellen, Tamworth, domestic duties

Susan is the mother of William Henry Shepherd/Hillier/Wilson

Ellen has to be Eleanor Colclough/Peak/Woodbridge/Shepherd
 
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