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Halvene Therese Kessey

b. 6 February 1934, d. 6 October 2005
Halvene Fleming, circa 1955

Detailed biography

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Family Surname

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Halvene Therese Kessey was born on 6 February 1934 in Bourke.1,2,3


FatherHalvar Roy Kessey (b. 1 April 1905, d. 11 December 1981)
MotherEna Ruby Murphy (b. 6 September 1908, d. 16 October 1995)

Family life

Reginald Bruce Fleming and Halvene Therese Kessey were engaged on 27 March 1954 at 13 Sturt Street in Bourke, New South Wales, Australia.4 Reginald Bruce Fleming and she were married on 1 March 1955 in Bourke.1,2,3,5

Children with Reginald Bruce Fleming (b. 7 September 1929, d. 15 August 2016)

SonJames Michael Fleming (b. 15 December 1955)
DaughterShae Therese Fleming (b. 21 June 1957)
DaughterPeta Patricia Fleming (b. 11 December 1960)
SonPatrick Bruce Fleming+ (b. 12 May 1967)


Died at age at age 71 on 6 October 2005 in Bathurst, NSW.2 Halvene Therese Kessey was buried on 10 October 2005 in Bathurst.2


  1. [S283] Birth Certificate Vol 1956 No 16978, James Michael Fleming, (19 January 1956), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages.
  2. [S699] Obituary: Halvene Therese Fleming (nee Kessey) 1934-2005, The Western Herald, top left, 10 Nov 2005, p6.
  3. [S700] Married 50 years, The Western Herald, main article, 3 Nov 1978, front page.
  4. [S698] Engagements, The Sydney Morning Herald, 27 Mar 1954, p56.
  5. [S611] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Marriages, (Registry of BDM), 1377/1892.
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