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December Family Notices

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Reviewed and updated: November 2022

Animated happy birthday baloons Happy Birthday

We celebrate the following December birthdays of family and close friends.

Icon sized photo of Catherine Morris

1st Dec – Catherine, best wishes and happiness to you on your birthday.

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Posted in Birthdays, Births, Deaths, Family Notices, Marriages


James William Clingan 1894-1954

Awarded Military Medal in September 1918

When James William Clingan was born on 17th June 1894 in Nyngan, New South Wales, his father, James, was 24 and his mother, Amelia, was 17. He was married twice, first to Ruby May Ellick in 1915 in Sydney and then Ettie Amy Searle in 1935 in New South Wales.

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Posted in ANZAC, Births, Deaths


Nesbitt Black

Nesbitt Black died 23 July 1916

When Nesbitt was born in October 1894 in Alstonville, New South Wales, his father, William, was 26 and his mother, Sarah, was 24. He had six brothers and three sisters. He died on 23 July 1916, in Pozières, Picardie, France, at the age of 21.

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Posted in Ancestor comments, ANZAC, Births, Deaths, Obituary