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Re: Gladys Ockleshaw

Posted: 1311908887000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1311909260000
This would not tie in with Gladys dying c. 1948, but I wonder...

1947 WA newspaper death notices for a Frederick Charles Rourke include

"...very dear friend of Mr and Mrs F Ockleshaw, and Graham."
"...father of Neil, father-in-law of Gladys."

A Gladys Rourke, with the same birth year as your Gladys, and same parents' christian names as Frederick Ockleshaw, died in WA in 1979.

Name: Gladys Rourke
Death Place: Western Australia
Age: 82
Father's name: John
Mother's name: Mary Elizabeth
Registration Place: Perth, Western Australia
Registration Number: 4110/79/r

A John Ockeshaw married a Mary Elizabeth Walker at West Derby, Lancashire, in 1896

Ledger Augusta Annie W.Derby 8b 770
NICOLSON Cockburn Kirkland W. Derby 8b 770
OCKLESHAW John W. Derby 8b 770
Walker Mary Elizabeth W Derby 8b 770


A Wilfrid Neil and Gladys Rourke are listed on the 1943 Western Australia Electoral Roll.

No Gladys with Wilfrid (Poultry farmer)on the 1936 Roll.

In 1954 the couple are living at Bedford Park, and Wilfrid's occupation is listed as 'Accountant'.

Name: Wilfrid Niel Rourke
Death Place: Western Australia
Age: 58
Father's name: James F
Mother's name: Mary L
Registration Year: 1957
Registration Place: Perth, Western Australia
Registration Number: 3140
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1899

What do you think?

Anne
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