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Valmai Noreen BEAMAN

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Hello,

Birth1906/C05541 Beaman Valmai Noreen - Benjamin - Matilda Ellen James

Marriage 9 May 1928/C01127 Marnane Robert - Beaman Valmai Noreen

Valmai was alive as of this notice:

Death 1932/C01370 Beaman Benjamin - Henry - Olive Lawford

Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909-1954) - Tuesday 29 May 1934 p.6
IN MEMORIAM
BEAMAN.-In loving memory of our dear husband and father, Benjamin Beaman, who passed away at Clump Point, May 29, 1932. "Sadly missed." (Inserted by his loving wife and family, Ben and Valmai)

I can't find a Valmai Marnane in the E/R index, not even in 1930.

1925 QLD Electoral Roll - Herbert - Ingham
MARNANE Robert, Tully, cane farmer

1930 QLD Electoral Roll - Kennedy - Atherton
MARNANE Robert, Atherton, farmer

1936 QLD Electoral Roll - Kennedy - Cairns
MARNANE Robert, 116 Spence st., labourer

Robert ??

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Valmai Noreen Johnston 1943 Queensland Griffith
Valmai Noreen Jeffrey 1949 Queensland Petrie
Valmai Noreen Hughes 1954 Queensland Ryan

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A divorce and one of three possible remarriages ??? Or Valmai married 4 times. :D

Are there really three different Valmai Noreen's in Queensland ?
 

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Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954)
Wednesday 30 May 1928

BEAMANrMARNANB.

' INNISFAIL. May 28,

A pretty wedding was solemnised at St. Albans Church, Iimisfail, when, Vuhnui, only daughter of Mr.. mid Mrs, B, Beaman, 'Hereford, England, was Íobied in the bonds of matrimony to Rlobert, third son of Mr and Mrs. W, Murnane, Atherton, etc etc etc
 

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Thanks gibbo. :)

That's one I didn't find in TROVE.

The date in the BMD is 9th. :D I didn't search 3 weeks later.
 
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She was still married to Robert in 1934. No one puts a article in the paper when i go on holidays :2fun::2fun:

Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954)
Monday 17 September 1934

Mrs. Robert Marnane left last Thursday by White car, for Topaz, where she Is staying for a few weeks with friends.
 

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:2fun: :2fun:

Curious. She must be in the E/R as "Mrs Robert" then. :rolleyes:

Marriages Dec 1900
Beaman Benjamin Ludlow 6a 1286
James Matilda Ellen Ludlow 6a 1286
 

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BEAMAN Benjn 1874 M 1900 London Australia Brisbane

BEAMAN Matilda 1876 F 1902 London Australia Townsville


Births Mar 1875
James Matilda Ellen Hereford 6a 531
 

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That's curious too.

I can't find a birth reg for the one listed arriving in 1900.

No sign of any birth or baptism in England for Benjamin.
 
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A divorce and one of three possible remarriages ??? Or Valmai married 4 times. :D

Are there really three different Valmai Noreen's in Queensland ?
You had the below in post 1 on here

Valmai Noreen Johnston 1943 Queensland Griffith
Valmai Noreen Jeffrey 1949 Queensland Petrie
Valmai Noreen Hughes 1954 Queensland Ryan

I can eliminate the last 2. They are the same person. Hughes with maiden name Jeffrey.

Saturday 6 January 1951
MARRIAGE NOTICE
HUGHES-JEFFERY: On 23rd De-
cember, at St Andrew's Church of England, Lutwyche, the marriage took place between Valmai Noreen, younger daughter of Mr and Mrs L. G. Jeffery,

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I also found this but dont know if its your Robert or not
E/R’s
1972/1977/1980
Robert Marnane
District Fisher QLD

No Valmai tho anywhere :confused:
 

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Thanks gibbo. :)

There are not many MARNANEs from Ireland in Australia. There is another family in NSW that appears mostly as MURNANE.

If it is Robert then he moved a long way south.

Fisher: It is located in the Sunshine Coast area north of Brisbane and includes the towns of Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Beerwah, Maleny, Woodford and Kilcoy.
 

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Well now: :D

26 Mar 1900/C05515 Marnane Robert - William - Elizabeth McLuckie



Oops. This is the one I should be chasing.

Valmai Noreen Johnston 1943 Queensland Griffith

The only other ref to "valmai noreen" is the engagement notice in 1949 for Jeffery.
 
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I still cant find her. Got Robert in 1951 but it seems she didnt go on holidays with him.

Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954)(about)
Saturday 15 September 1951

Mr. R. Marnane, after holidaying in Atherton with relations, returns to Brisbane this week.
 

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Thanks gibbo.

I can't find marriage to Johnston. The name is too common to start picking possibles from the Electoral rolls.

The sub-division is not in the index but I found these in an old topic:

Valmai Noreen Johnston Female 1943 Queensland Griffith Kurilpa
Valmai Noreen Johnston Female 1949 Queensland Griffith Kurilpa
Valmai Noreen Johnston Female 1954 Queensland Ryan Toowong

We are stuck for now.
 
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