June Family Notices

Early photogaph of Circular Quay

Early photograph (1880-1900) of Circular Quay, Sydney – Source Unknown

June Births, Deaths and Marriages

Reviewed and updated: 4 June 2020

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


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2nd June – Ron, best wishes and happiness to you on your birthday. We hope that your special day includes heaps of fun, happiness, and everything that you enjoy.


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7th June – Kevin, best wishes and happiness to you on your birthday. Birthdays are a new start, a fresh beginning, and a time to pursue new endeavours with new goals.


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9th June – Dorothy, best wishes and happiness to you on your birthday. Let this day be full of joy and celebration, wishing you an outstanding and fabulous birthday.


News of Past Births

We recall the June births of the following direct ancestors from Ron and Colleen’s family tree.


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1st – Joyce Magdalene Williamson 

On 1st June 1926, at Parramatta, New South Wales to Reginald George Williamson and Lucy Jane Cleary the birth of a daughter, Joyce Magdalene.


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2nd – Constance Patricia Williamson

On 2nd June 1910, at Parramatta, New South Wales to Reginald George Williamson and Lucy Jane Cleary the birth of a daughter, Constance Patricia.


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2nd – Ruby Norma Randall

On 2nd June 1897, at Glen Innes, New South Wales to Edward Emanuel Randall and Isabella Marion Cowan the birth of a daughter, Ruby Norma. See Ruby’s Story


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8th – Juanita Jane Williamson

On 8th June 1917, at Parramatta, New South Wales to Reginald George Williamson and Lucy Jane Cleary the birth of a daughter, Juanita Jane.


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11th – Alice Maude Mary Johnston

On 11th June 1876, at Gerringong, New South Wales, Australia to David Johnston and Margaret Jane Black the birth of a daughter, Alice Maude Mary.


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13th – Rachel Downie

On 13th June 1789, at Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland to James Downie and Mary Walker the birth of a daughter, Rachel. See Rachel’s Story


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15th – Cecilia Sophia Rutter

On 15th June 1808 at Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia to William and Charlotte Rutter, a daughter, Cecilia Sophia. See Cecilia’s Story


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17th – James William Clingan

On 17th June 1894, at Nyngan, New South Wales to James William Clingan and Amelia Adelaide Biggs the birth of a son, James William. James William Clingan


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25th – Walter Irving

On 25th June 1868, at Townsville, Queensland to Robert Waugh Irving and Teresa Collins the birth of a son, Walter.


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27th – Frederick George Morris

On 27th June 1898, at Annandale, New South Wales to Alfred Morris and Matilda Wilkinson the birth of a son, Frederick George. See Frederick’s Story


Marriage News

Shown below, June heralds the wedding anniversaries of our descendants and direct ancestors.


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Dawn Pamela Jacques to Neil Stewart Williamson

On 1st June 1979 at Parramatta, New South Wales, Neil Stewart Williamson son of Norman Stewart and Myee Maude Williamson of Parramatta, New South Wales married Dawn Pamela Jacques daughter of Veronica Theresa Bernadette Jacques of Seven Hills New South Wales. A marriage of Colleen’s brother and sister-in-law, they lived their married lives in New South Wales.


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Eva Veronica Williamson to Ernest Heckenberg

On 6th June 1946 at Parramatta, New South Wales, Ernest Heckenberg son of Ernest Albert John and Ethel Heckenberg of Parramatta, New South Wales married Eva Veronica Williamson, daughter of Reginald George and Lucy Jane Williamson of Parramatta, New South Wales. A marriage of Colleen’s aunt and uncle, they lived their married lives in New South Wales.


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Lucy Palmer to Richard Matthews

On 27th June 1806 at Uffington, Berkshire, England, Richard Matthews  married Lucy Palmer. A marriage of Ron’s paternal 4th great grand-parents, they lived their married lives in England.


News of Past Deaths

The Death of our ancestors are not forgotten, we remember them each month on the anniversary of their death.


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Elsie Kathleen Johnson

In fondest memory of Elsie, wife of Stanley Loftus Hall, mother of Stanley Lloyd, Eric Francis, Harold Joseph and Phyllis, Ron’s paternal grandmother, who passed away at Burwood, New South Wales on 4th June 1954. Recently found and not forgotten.


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Thomas Johnston

In fondest memory of Thomas Johnston, Colleen’s 1st great uncle, who passed away at Binna Burra, New South Wales, on 5th June 1953. Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us you are in our thoughts and not forgotten.


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Elizabeth Rutter

In fondest memory of Elizabeth, wife of William Rutter, mother of Henry, Elizabeth, John, Thomas, Richard, Joseph and William, Colleen’s 6th great grandmother, who passed away at Lymington, Hampshire, England on 11th June 1768. In our thoughts and not forgotten, Elizabeth’s maiden name is not known.


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Isabella Marion Cowan

In fondest memory of Isabella Marion Cowan, Colleen’s great grandmother, who passed away at Armidale, New South Wales on 14th June 1929.  Deep down within our hearts, where love burns deep and true, there is a light that will burn forever.


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Sydney James Hourigan

In fondest memory of Sydney James Hourigan, husband of Colleen’s aunt, who passed away at Northmead, New South Wales on 25th June 1966. Every goodbye is the birth of a memory; you remain in our thoughts and are not forgotten.


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Stanley Lloyd Hall

In fondest memory of Stanley Lloyd Hall, Ron’s father, who passed away at Auburn, New South Wales on 26th June 1973. Every hello or goodbye is the birth of a memory; you are not forgotten.


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Myles Malone

In fondest memory of Myles Malone, Colleen’s 3rd great grandfather, who passed away at Offaly, Ireland on 27th June 1879. A person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts and minds, through us, they live on.


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Mona Cecilia Williamson

In fondest memory of Mona Cecilia Williamson, Colleen’s aunt, who passed away at Northmead, New South Wales on 27th June 2001. What we have once enjoyed, we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes part of us.


  • By default the ‘In Memoriam‘ or ‘Death‘ sections of this page use the maiden name of women instead of the husband’s family name or surname.
  • Sometimes the maiden name is not known, in this circumstance the married name will be used.
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