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Mabel Alice Kessey

b. 1892, d. 5 August 1964


Mabel Alice Kessey was born in 1892 in West Maitland.1


FatherJames Kessey (b. 30 May 1840, d. 31 July 1927)
MotherMary Jane Pendergrass (b. 1853, d. 18 July 1923)

Family life

Kenneth J D Ross and Mabel Alice Kessey were married in 1915 in Newtown.2

Children with Kenneth J D Ross (b. 1890)

SonErnest James Ross (b. 1916, d. 1991)
DaughterNancy Edith Mabel Ross (b. 1918, d. 1974)
SonKenneth Lesley James Ross (b. 1923, d. 1924)
DaughterNola Jean Rhoda Ross (b. 1925, d. 1960)
SonRonald Angus Ross (b. 1933, d. 2010)

Residence information

Mabel Alice Kessey lived in Dee Why, NSW, in January 1952, when her brother Sydney died at Lithgow.3 She lived in Concord East, NSW, in 1958.4


Mabel Alice Kessey died on 5 August 1964 at age ~72 in Concord.4


  1. [S610] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Births, (Registry of BDM).
  2. [S611] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Marriages, (Registry of BDM), 1377/1892.
  3. [S863] Personal, National Advocate, 19 Jan 1952, p2.
  4. [S864] "Public Member Tree," database, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com), "Ross Family Tree" family tree by Lyndell Ross., Mabel Alice Kessey; 15 October 2018
Last Edited15 October 2018