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Ida Veronica Cooper

Family life

Joseph Aloysius ("Joe") Kessey and Ida Veronica Cooper were married on 30 October 1923 in Wellington.1,2 Joseph Aloysius ("Joe") Kessey and she were divorced in February 1938. The grounds for divorce were "desertion".2

Children with Joseph Aloysius ("Joe") Kessey (b. 1899, d. 1970)

DaughterPatricia Mary Kessey (b. 1924)
DaughterBeryl Therese Jean Kessey (b. 1926)
DaughterJoy Valerie Kessey (b. 1929)


Ida Veronica Cooper died.


  1. [S611] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Marriages, (Registry of BDM), 1377/1892.
  2. [S852] In Divorce, Sydney Morning Herald, part of the "Law Report" column, 12 Feb 1938, p8.
Last Edited25 September 2018