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Beatrice Susan ("Beat") Kessey

b. 1895, d. 5 March 1951

Family Surname

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Birth

Beatrice Susan ("Beat") Kessey was born in 1895 in Wattle Flat.1,2,3,4,5

Parents

FatherJames Kessey (b. 18 June 1858, d. 14 August 1944)
MotherMary Jane Press (b. 24 October 1867, d. 5 March 1951)

Family life

Harold Martin and Beatrice Susan ("Beat") Kessey were married on 23 June 1914.6,7

Children with Harold Martin (b. about 1890, d. 20 May 1967)

DaughterPhyllis Martin+
SonHarold Martin
DaughterBetty Martin+
DaughterElvy Martin+

Death

Beatrice Susan ("Beat") Kessey died on 5 March 1951 at age ~56 at at her mother's funeral in Wollongong.4 She was buried on 6 March 1951 at Wollongong Cemetery in Wollongong. Row RC South 36, Plot 39.8

Citations

  1. [S486] Birth Certificate Vol 1905 No 17192, Halvar Roy Kessey, (6 May 1905), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages.
  2. [S295] Death Certificate, James Kessey, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1944 No 328.
  3. [S296] Death Certificate, Mary Jane Kessey, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1951 No 957.
  4. [S408] Kessey Gravestones x 3 Gravestone, Cemetery, Wollongong; James Michael Fleming, 7 Mar 1951.
  5. [S610] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Births, (Registry of BDM), 6351/1902.
  6. [S403] "Kessey family facts", circa 1991, Gardiner (303 Birdwood Terrace, Toowong Qld 4006), to James Fleming (Sydney); Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  7. [S611] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Marriages, (Registry of BDM), 1377/1892.
  8. [S890] Various, Australian Cemeteries Index, (Reg & Jean McDonnell).
Last Edited1 November 2018