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Mary Jane Pendergrass

b. 1853, d. 18 July 1923

Birth

Mary Jane Pendergrass was born in 1853 in Goulburn.1,2

Family life

James Kessey and Mary Jane Pendergrass were married on 27 June 1873 in Bathurst.2,3,1

Children with James Kessey (b. 30 May 1840, d. 31 July 1927)

SonHarold Australia Kessey (b. 1873, d. 30 November 1880)
DaughterBeatrice Burdett Kessey (b. 30 June 1874, d. 3 September 1941)
SonArthur Kessey (b. 1876, d. 1877)
DaughterEdith Blanch Kessey+ (b. 1877)
SonLeslie T B Kessey (b. 1880, d. 1880)
SonSydney Stanislaus Kessey (b. 1881, d. 13 January 1952)
SonVincent Alphonso Kessey (b. 1884, d. 1886)
DaughterIvy Constance Kessey (b. February 1886, d. 19 May 1886)
DaughterAmelda Kessey (b. 1888)
SonErnest Gladstone Kessey+ (b. 1889, d. 25 June 1966)
DaughterMary G Kessey (b. 1891)
DaughterMabel Alice Kessey+ (b. 1892, d. 5 August 1964)
DaughterZita M ("Bonnie") Kessey (b. 1894)
DaughterOlive Kessey (b. 1896)

Death

Mary Jane Pendergrass died on 18 July 1923 at age ~70 in Newtown.4,3,5,1 She was buried on 20 July 1923 at Rookwood Cemetery in Sydney. Plot 805, Sec 9, Portion M2.5

Citations

  1. [S898] "Descendants of Thomas and Julia Kessey", Paul Gunning, to Ted Gardiner (Brisbane); Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  2. [S611] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Marriages, (Registry of BDM), 1377/1892.
  3. [S876] Personal, Bathurst Times, 14 Feb 1924.
  4. [S612] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Deaths, (Registry of BDM).
  5. [S890] Various, Australian Cemeteries Index, (Reg & Jean McDonnell).
Last Edited25 October 2018