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Henry Charles PHILLIPS & Mary Jane ?

DaveHam9

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Birth PHILLIPS Martin Richard - Henry Charles PHILLIPS & Mary Jane ANDERSON b. 25 May 1881 Currency Creek dist: EnB Book 261 p.348

Looking for deaths of Henry and Mary in SA or WA or Vic. ??

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Yeah Henry isn't making it easy.
I did find this that might help narrow dates down on him a bit. Son, Martin Richard Phillips has a military record and has his mother as his next of kin [until he married] Address looks to be Western Australia but having his mother noted and not his father left me wondering if he died before 1916 when Martin joined. So maybe looking at a death for Henry Charles before 1916.
 

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Thanks gibbo.

Yes, it is WA.

This is a typical complicated one.

Marriage 1918 PHILLIPS MARTIN RICHARD - KERSE JANE ST GILES EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/04 0091

1925 WA Electoral Roll - Swan - Toodyay
PHILLIPS Martin Richard, Booralaming, farmer
PHILLIPS Jane, Booralaming, housewife

http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/84059152

Two divorces that may be linked although not proved. Remarriages for both parties followed by another divorce.
 

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Not sure about Vic. gibbo.

Birth 3034/1891 KILFOYLE Verdie Linda - Wm - Alice Ann STEVENS b. North Fitzroy, Vic.

but both marriages were in WA.

Phillips family may never have been in Vic.
 

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Not sure about that gibbo.

It's the only one with father = Henry Charles and the only one in district Encounter Bay.
 
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Strathalbyn is a long way north of Encounter Bay.

I've been searching Trove again in 1880s looking in that area.

William Henry Phillips but no Henry Charles.
 

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I have to log out and pack the laptop away, heading home tomorrow so packing the car tonight to leave early in the morning. If nothing more has been found I will have another look in a day or 2 once I get home and sorted.
 

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Found another child for them…
Alice May Phillips b 1883 Nhill Vic – Henry Charles Phillips & Mary Jane Anderson – reg 18524 – she married 24 Sept1908 Northam WA Leslie Charles Hayter
died 1960 Perth WA age 77 yrs. - had 5 children
The Northam Advertiser – Sat 3 Oct 1908 – no Henry Charles mentioned….
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/211626692?searchTerm=hayter%20-%20phillips&searchLimits=l-decade=190|||l-state=Western+Australia|||l-year=1908
Henry’s father from Marriage Index shows as Richard Phillips & Mary’s Charles Donald Anderson – married 11 Feb 1881
Son Martin b 1881 died aged 76 in 1957 Geraldton WA
 

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Thanks Val.

Good to get the name of Henry's father but it may not help find Henry's death.

Ok, we had a suggestion Henry had died by 1916 now possibly by 1908 or 1903.
 

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