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Australia / Re: Bartle- Kalgoorlie
« on: Thursday 14 February 19 04:18 GMT (UK)  »
Hi Scott,
   Welcome to rootschat  :)

   There are grave photos available free from this site

   I can see images are available for John BARTLE 1930, Ann BARTLE (buried Kalgoorlie) 1927, John BARTLE 1893


Australia / Re: Marriage registered twice?
« on: Sunday 10 February 19 21:54 GMT (UK)  »
Do you have the divorce papers Forfarian ?

If not, I am happy to photograph them next time I am there.

Just out of interest I see Francis was named as co-respondent in another divorce


Australia / Re: Edgar Clyde Clegg bc 1904 NSW
« on: Friday 08 February 19 13:06 GMT (UK)  »
Yes Cr, there is a death of a Gladys CLEGG on Qld BDM on 5/7/1978  1978/C/5321
with mother Martha BLUMKE and father John SCHERWIN.



Australia / Re: Edgar Clyde Clegg bc 1904 NSW
« on: Thursday 07 February 19 21:19 GMT (UK)  »
I have checked the death notice for the Gladys Jane CLEGG who died in 1974 but she was married to a William.


Australia / Re: Edgar Clyde Clegg bc 1904 NSW
« on: Thursday 07 February 19 21:09 GMT (UK)  »
Hi Cr,
   I don't see the middle-name that CupOfLife quoted on the marriage on NSW BDM


Edgar CLEGG to Matilda R HUBBARD, at Woonona

I think it was just a typo by CupOfLife


adding : But it is obviously not your man if he was born c 1904

Australia / Re: S.W.P.A. Australian Rules Football - WW2
« on: Sunday 03 February 19 10:38 GMT (UK)  »
Hi Bitzar,
I found this mention of SWPA football on trove

This particular item was about "that sensational game between the 5th and 13th airforces" and names a few officials and helpers.


Australia / Re: Travelling England to Australia by Sea in 1916
« on: Monday 28 January 19 22:13 GMT (UK)  »
Here a passenger describes part of the voyage of the Osterley arriving in Jan, 1916.

She describes the cruisers which accompanied the ship and the action when a submarine periscope was seen etc.


Australia / Re: Elizabeth McCabe, Scotland to Australia, c, 1928
« on: Monday 28 January 19 21:56 GMT (UK)  »
Divorce papers Elizabeth Hislop Slimmon Drysdale Fraser - Charles Albert Fraser [Incorporates 3336/1945] #2817/1954

Adding: You could post a request for a lookup, as divorce files usually includes marriage certificate, children etc.
Hi Willison,

I am happy to photograph this for you next time I am there


The Common Room / Re: pre/adolescent boys sent to Australia from the UK around 1920
« on: Sunday 27 January 19 22:40 GMT (UK)  »
Definition of Consortium from the Cambridge English dictionary

a group of companies or people with the same goal who are working together to achieve that goal

I don't see how anyone could be offended by the term.   But if I have offended them then I apologise.  I have the highest respect for your relatives and everyone elses.


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