Blog Archives

February Family Notices

Nurses and Doctors shown in early 1919 during the Spanish Influenza Outbreak in Sydney

Nurses and Doctors shown in early 1919 during the Spanish Influenza outbreak in Sydney

Births, Deaths and Marriages

Reviewed and updated: 31 January 2022

Animated happy birthday baloons Happy Birthday

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

Read more ›

Posted in Birthdays, Births, Deaths, Family Notices, In Memoriam, Marriages, Obituary


January Family Notices

The First Fleet arrived at Botany Bay on 24 January 1788 and is shown entering Port Jackson two days later,

Births, Deaths and Marriages

Reviewed and updated: December 2022

Animated happy birthday baloons        Happy Birthday

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

Neil-Williamson-Icon

11th Jan: Neil,

Read more ›

Posted in Birthdays, Births, Deaths, Family Notices, In Memoriam, Marriages, Obituary


December Family Notices

North Pole Express and Christmas Day

Births, Deaths and Marriages

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.

Read more ›

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.

Read more ›

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.

Read more ›

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


Alick Clingan

Alick Clingan died 19 July 1916

When Alick Clingan was born on the 28th November, 1893, in Waterloo, New South Wales, his father, William, was 42 and his mother, Ruth, was 39. He had three brothers and two sisters. He died on the 19th July 1916, in Fromelles,

Read more ›

Posted in Ancestor comments, ANZAC, Deaths, Obituary


Ronald Grant Fitzpatrick 1923–1996

When Ronald Grant Fitzpatrick was born on 10th December 1923, in Balmain, New South Wales, his father, Gerald, was 21 and his mother, Eva, was 21. He married Dorothy Amelia Morris on 15th August 1946, in Randwick, New South Wales. They had one child during their marriage. The date of Ronald’s death is 18th August 1996.

Read more ›

Posted in Birthdays, Deaths, Marriages