• Important Update: Our New Email Domain

    Please note: We've updated our email domain to familyhistory.email. All our emails will be from this domain.

  • Do you love Genealogy? Why not write for us? we're looking for volunteers to write articles for Family history. Please contact us for further information.

Rosie Florence Player


Staff member
Robin Hood County
migrated in 1927 to Australia. On the marriage index there is a Rose Florence Player. Can some one please have a look
to see what can be found.

Thanks ?
Frank Ernest William Blizzard,age 25born 1902 ,Father Ernest Alfred Edwin Blizzard.marriage 23 May 1927 Registry Office Adelaide
Rose Florence Player,b1902 ,Spinster,Father William John Player
Frank Ernest W

England & Wales Births 1837-2006

Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
Baps 30 Jul 1902 Mother Annie Beatrice
Ship name Barrabool

Ship official number 145424--Ship master's first name H R----Ship master's last name RHODES---Ship master's title CAPTAIN--Shipping line P. & O. AUSTRALIA VIA THE CAPE SERVICE--Ship destination port AUSTRALIA

Departure port London-Destination port Adelaide

Rosie F Player MISS
Age 25Birth year 1902
Departure year 1927---Departure day 31Departure month--- 3Departure port London--Destination port Adelaide--Destination ADELAIDE

Ship name Beltana--Ship official number 131853--Ship master's first name C H--Ship master's last name ALLIN--Ship master's title CAPTAIN--Shipping line P. & O. AUSTRALIA VIA THE CAPE SERVICE

Hi Ellie,

Thank you for the information. I’m quite sure it’s the same Person, the only but is, fathers name should be James John Player. Bristol would be from where Rosie came from.
Hi Julie,
Miss Rosie F Player – 5 Peter street Ashton Bristol to Adelaide – Tobacco worker – age 25 – departed 31 March 1927 from London. Ship “Beltana”

Findagrave – Rosie Florence Blizzard b 1902 died 1993 – aged 90-91 Coonable Cemetery NSW – born Bristol England, nee Player – Mother

1928 Er Thargominda Maranoa Qld
Frederick Ernest William Blizzard a bookkeeper with Rosie Florence h/d at Naryilco

1931/1932 Er Glenmore NSW
Frank & Rosie at 22 Goodhope street – storekeeper

1937 Cooma – Eden Monaro
Frank & Rosie at Vale street Cooma – Frank back being bookkeeper

1943 Coonamble
Frank & Rosie at Wingadee Coonamble – bookkeeper

1949/1958 Rosie on her own at Dubbo street Coonamble -h/d. - Frank Enlisted

BLIZZARD FRANK ERNEST WILLIAM : Service Number - N427451 : Date of birth - 19 Jun 1902 : Place of birth - BRISTOL ENGLAND : Place of enlistment - COONAMBLE NSW : Next of Kin - BLIZZARD ROSE

1968/1980 Rosie’s at 1 Mendooran street Coonamble own her own.

Frank b 1902 Bristol departs 5 Aug 1926 London for Adelaide – 42 Archfield Cotham Bristol a clerk on ship “Barrabool” age 24

Findagrave has Frank Ernest Blizzard died 1947 – Coonamble Cemetery – age 45 h of Rosie Florence

Frank Ernest William Blizzard baptised July 30 1902 Bishopton Bristol to Ernest Alfred Edwin Blizzard & Annie Beatrice Gale

bets that Rosie & Frank knew each other... her father's incorrect name could be error of BDM
regards Val
I was able today for the first time in 10 months to visit the State Library.

The book of SA marriages had this:

BLIZZARD Frank Ernest William 25y S (f Ernest Alfred Edwin BLIZZARD) m. 23 May 1927
PLAYER Rose Florence 25y (f William George PLAYER) at Registry Office Adelaide
dist Ade Book 311 p. 745