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Alexander CRUICKSHANK [365]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 7 Feb 1852 - , SA, Australia 2299
    Christening: 29 Feb 1852
          Death: 27 May 1917 - Kalgoorlie, WA, Australia 2300
         Burial: 28 May 1917 - Kalgoorlie, WA, Australia

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Hannah ARMSTRONG [366] (Cir 1851 - 2 Aug 1934)
       Marriage: 1875 - , Victoria, Australia 316
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Jane CRUICKSHANK [384] (1875-1875)
                2. James CRUICKSHANK [382] (1877-1942)
                3. George CRUICKSHANK [385] (1878-1949)
                4. Alexander CRUICKSHANK [7055] (1880-1946)
                5. Hanora CRUICKSHANK [386] (1882-1932)
                6. William Henry CRUICKSHANK [387] (1884-1947)
                7. Kate CRUICKSHANK [388] (1887-1923)
                8. Ada CRUICKSHANK [389] (1889-1985)
                9. Mary Elizabeth CRUICKSHANK [390] (1891-1969)
                10. Robert CRUICKSHANK  317 [7062] (1894-1945)

Notes
General:
Kalgoorlie West Aust 28.5.1917

The Kalgoorlie Miner - Monday May 28 1917 FUNERAL NOTICES CRUICKSHANK -
The friends of Mrs Hannah Cruickshank and family are respectfully invited to follow the remains of their late beloved husband and father respectively, Alexander Cruickshank, to the Church of England portion of the Kalgoorlie Cemetery. The funeral will leave their residence, No. 98 Macdonald Street, at 4 o'clock this day Monday May 28th, 1917 - A. and J. Kyle, Undertakers, Cassidy Street Tel. 23

On his death certificate there are 9 children listed.

James 39, George 37, Alexander 34, Henry 30, Norah 31, Sarah 28, Ada 26, Mary 24 and Robert 22.

Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Mon 27 May 1918 Page 4 Family Notices
IN MEMORIAM.
CRUICKSHANK.- In fond and loving memory of our dear father and grandfather, who departed this life op the 27th May, 1917, at Kalgoorlie. For many years our family chain was closely linked together But, ah that chain is broken now, One link has gone forever. With tearful eyes we watched him, Until he pined away : Although we dearly loved him, He could not with us stay.- Inserted by his loving son, daughter-in-law, Jim and Emily, grandson and granddaughter.
CRUICKSHANK- In loving memory of our dear father and grandfather, -who departed this life on 27th May, 1917. No one who knew him need ever be told A warmer heart death never made cold. We cannot clasp your , hand, dear father, . Thy face we cannot see ; But let this token tell 'We still remember thee. - Inserted by his loving son and daughter-in-law, Harry and May and grandsons.
CRUICKSHANK.- A tribute to the memory of our dear father, Alexander Cruickshank, who departed this life 27th May, 1917, 'They miss you most, who loved you best.' -Inserted by his loving daughter and son-in-law, M. and G. Harris.
CRUICKSHANK.- In loving memory of. our dear husband and father, Alex. Cruickshank, . who passed away 27th May- 1917. Our thoughts often wonder, As the twilight shadows fall, Back to days of happiness, Days beyond recall. And vision comes before us, So fond, so pure, and sweet, Of him whose lips are silent, Whose heart has ceased to beat. - Inserted by his loving wife and children, Alex., Ada, Sarah, Maud, and Bob (on active service).

picture Alfred Raymond CRUICKSHANK [324]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1910 - Hotham West, Vic, Australia 2301
    Christening: 
          Death: 1979 - Frankston, Vic, Australia 2302
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: William Henry CRUICKSHANK 1 [279] (1866-1937) 
         Mother: Minnie Ann RICHARDS [286] (Abt 1870-1942) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Mavis Jean [?] [4423] (       -       )
       Marriage: Cir 1940
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Ian Gault CRUICKSHANK [4424]
                2. Miree Lisbeth CRUICKSHANK [4425]
                3. Jill Anne CRUICKSHANK [4426]


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Alfred Raymond CRUICKSHANK [9542]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1900 - Birchip, Vic, Australia 311
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Robert Warren CRUICKSHANK [8850] (1865-1946) 
         Mother: Susan OAKLEY [8851] (1864-1949) 


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Alice May CRUICKSHANK [338]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1888 - Talbot, Vic, Australia 2303
    Christening: 
          Death: 1966 - Fitzroy, Vic, Australia 2304
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66] (1858-1939) 
         Mother: Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863-1903) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Midas John MARSHALL [358] (1886 - 1956)
       Marriage: 1908 - , Victoria, Australia 2305
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Albert James MARSHALL [397] (1908-      )
                2. Estella Mavis MARSHALL [398] (1911-      )
                3. Nellie Irene MARSHALL [419] (1913-1982)


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Alicia Florence CRUICKSHANK [322]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1904 - Hotham West, Vic, Australia 2306
    Christening: 
          Death: 1984 - , Victoria, Australia 2307
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: William Henry CRUICKSHANK 1 [279] (1866-1937) 
         Mother: Minnie Ann RICHARDS [286] (Abt 1870-1942) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Albert William TREVASKIS [354] (       -       )
       Marriage: 1923 2308
         Status: 


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Allison Danielle Patricia CRUICKSHANK [1890]

      Sex: F

Parents
         Father: Ronald John CRUICKSHANK [1877] (1948-2013) 
         Mother: Christine Lorna WALLACE [1878] (1949-2015) 2309 

Spouses and Children
1. *Lukas [?] [3845] (       -       )
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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Amy CRUICKSHANK [393]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1907 - Horsham, Vic, Australia 2310
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: George CRUICKSHANK [385] (1878-1949) 
         Mother: Amy TODD [299] (1883-1971) 


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Angelina CRUICKSHANK [283]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1880 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2311
    Christening: 
          Death: 1880 - Newmarket, Vic, Australia 2312
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 


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Ashleigh Ronald John CRUICKSHANK [1888]

      Sex: M

Parents
         Father: Ronald John CRUICKSHANK [1877] (1948-2013) 
         Mother: Christine Lorna WALLACE [1878] (1949-2015) 2309 

Spouses and Children
1. *Katie [?] [7260] (       -       )
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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Bradley CRUICKSHANK [1887]

      Sex: M

Parents
         Father: Kevin Charles CRUICKSHANK [1881] 
         Mother: Janet [?] [1883] (      -      ) 


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Dennis CRUICKSHANK [282]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1876 - Carisbrook, Vic, Australia 2313
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 


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Edith Grace CRUICKSHANK [415]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1910 - Hotham West, Vic, Australia
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: William Henry CRUICKSHANK 2 [317] (1891-1964) 
         Mother: Ada Mary TORMEY [349] (Abt 1895-1975) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Creiff Mcneill Raffery CHARMAN [8448] (       -       )
       Marriage: 1928 - , Victoria, Australia 1688
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Reginald Crieff CHARMAN [8449] (      -1981)


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Edna CRUICKSHANK [7060]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1910 - Boulder, WA, Australia 2314
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [7055] (1880-1946) 
         Mother: Mary Jane BARNES [7056] (      -1932) 

Spouses and Children
1. *COATH [8853] (       -       )
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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Eileen CRUICKSHANK [7061]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [7055] (1880-1946) 
         Mother: Mary Jane BARNES [7056] (      -1932) 

Spouses and Children
1. *RALSTON [8854] (       -       )
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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Eileen Gladys CRUICKSHANK [339]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1892 - Talbot, Vic, Australia 2315
    Christening: 
          Death: 1957 - Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2316
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66] (1858-1939) 
         Mother: Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863-1903) 

Spouses and Children
1. *George Thomas COLLARD [423] (1892 -       )
       Marriage: 1911 - , Victoria, Australia 1894
         Status: 


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Elizabeth CRUICKSHANK [280]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 9 Sep 1869 - Carisbrook, Vic, Australia 2317
    Christening: 
          Death: 1963 - Yarraville, Vic, Australia 2318
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Charles JAMES [300] (Abt 1867 - 1952)
       Marriage: 1891 - , Victoria, Australia 2319
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Susan Emmeline JAMES  2320 [402] (1892-1990)
                2. Lilly JAMES [403] (1893-      )
                3. Florence May JAMES [404] (1895-1982)
                4. Julia Ellen JAMES [405] (1897-1973)
                5. Arthur Charles Alexander JAMES [406] (1898-1974)
                6. Leonard Edward JAMES [407] (1900-1978)
                7. Mary Elizabeth JAMES [408] (1902-1980)
                8. Rubina Sylvia JAMES [409] (1908-2008)
                9. Walter Holden JAMES [410] (1911-      )


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Elizabeth Armstrong CRUICKSHANK [420]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1894 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2321
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Robert Warren CRUICKSHANK [8850] (1865-1946) 
         Mother: Susan OAKLEY [8851] (1864-1949) 

Spouses and Children
1. *John Maddick BAKER [8849] (       -       )
       Marriage: 1932 - , Victoria, Australia 435
         Status: 


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Ella CRUICKSHANK [7059]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 11 May 1918
    Christening: 
          Death: 25 Oct 2000 - Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia 723
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [7055] (1880-1946) 
         Mother: Mary Jane BARNES [7056] (      -1932) 

Spouses and Children
1. *PIKE [8855] (       -       )
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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Elsie May CRUICKSHANK [321]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1900 - Ballan, Vic, Australia 2322
    Christening: 
          Death: 1980 - Park., Vic, Australia
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: William Henry CRUICKSHANK 1 [279] (1866-1937) 
         Mother: Minnie Ann RICHARDS [286] (Abt 1870-1942) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Robert Sproule CARROLL [353] (1900 - 1977)
       Marriage: 1919 - , Victoria, Australia 1599
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Joyce Kathleen CARROLL [4281] (1921-1923)
                2. Les Ronald CARROLL [4282] (      -1924)


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Elsie Tainton CRUICKSHANK [342]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1900 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2323
    Christening: 
          Death: 10 Apr 1979 - Footscray, Vic, Australia 2324
         Burial: Apr 1979 - Altona, Vic, Australia 2325

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66] (1858-1939) 
         Mother: Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863-1903) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Percy William MARMO [2216] (1896 - 26 Aug 1969)
       Marriage: 1919 - , Victoria, Australia 2326
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Elsie Mary MARMO [5431] (1919-1967)
                2. Percival Joseph MARMO [5600] (1921-1990)
                3. Thelma Jean MARMO [5614] (1923-2022)
                4. Gwenith May MARMO [6368] (1932-2010)


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Elsie Veronica CRUICKSHANK [1892]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1916 - , Victoria, Australia 2327
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: William Henry CRUICKSHANK 2 [317] (1891-1964) 
         Mother: Ada Mary TORMEY [349] (Abt 1895-1975) 


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Emily Ada CRUICKSHANK [337]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1886 - Bealiba, Vic, Australia 2328
    Christening: 
          Death: 17 Jul 1964 - Crowlands, Ararat, Victoria, Australia 2329,2330,2331
         Burial: 19 Jul 1964 - Crowlands, Ararat, Victoria, Australia 2330

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66] (1858-1939) 
         Mother: Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863-1903) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Valentine Edward HALL [357] (15 Feb 1886 - 11 Aug 1965)
       Marriage: 18 Mar 1908 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2332
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Muriel Gunther HALL  2330 [9534] (1908-1989) (Foster) (Father: not biological ) (Mother: not biological )
                2. Reginald Charles HALL [395] (1910-1968)
                3. William Bryant HALL  2330 [9533] (1910-1970)
                4. Iris Lillian HALL [396] (1912-2002)
                5. Edward Valentine HALL [8127] (1914-1990)
                6. Arthur John HALL  2330 [9535] (1919-1921)


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Emma May CRUICKSHANK [7046]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1913 - Murchison, WA, Australia 2333,2334
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: George CRUICKSHANK [385] (1878-1949) 
         Mother: Amy TODD [299] (1883-1971) 


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Ernest Charles CRUICKSHANK [341]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1895 - Talbot & Amherst, Vic, Australia 2335
    Christening: 
          Death: 1895 - Talbot, Vic, Australia 2336
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66] (1858-1939) 
         Mother: Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863-1903) 


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Florence Madelin CRUICKSHANK [340]

      Sex: F

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1893 - Talbot, Vic, Australia 2338
    Christening: 
          Death: 15 Apr 1955 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66] (1858-1939) 
         Mother: Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863-1903) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Charles DELLAR [1859] (9 Mar 1893 - 19 Jan 1985)
       Marriage: 1913
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Charles Henry DELLAR [1860] (1913-1977)
                2. Ruby Edna DELLAR [1862] (1914-1987)
                3. Lithgow James DELLAR  1792 [1864] (1918-1987)
                4. George DELLAR [1866] (1921-1996)
                5. Leo Alfred DELLAR [1868] (1924-2002)

Notes
General:
REF: VIC BDM b. 1893/35636 information on Florence and children supplied by The Late R & C Cruickshank Vic.

picture Francis James CRUICKSHANK [9541]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1898 - Witchipool, Victoria, Australia 311
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Robert Warren CRUICKSHANK [8850] (1865-1946) 
         Mother: Susan OAKLEY [8851] (1864-1949) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Florence HILLS [9948] (1900 -       ) 2339 
       Marriage: 1928 - , Victoria, Australia 2339
         Status: 


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George CRUICKSHANK [5488]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 15 Oct 1828 - Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 2341
    Christening: 15 Oct 1828 - St Nicholas, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 2340
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [752] (Abt 1799-      ) 
         Mother: Ann HAY [753] (Abt 1799-      ) 

Notes
General:
George's father's occupation was given as Hosier. Witnesses to the baptism were George Hay and Susan Hay.

picture George CRUICKSHANK [65]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1856 - Amherst, Vic, Australia 2342
    Christening: 
          Death: 1856 - Amherst, Vic, Australia 2343,2344
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 

Notes
General:
age at death is given as 9 months

picture George CRUICKSHANK [385]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1878 - Carisbrook, Vic, Australia 2345
    Christening: 
          Death: 1949 - Coolgardie, WA, Australia
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [365] (1852-1917) 
         Mother: Hannah ARMSTRONG [366] (Cir 1851-1934) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Amy TODD [299] (1883 - 1971)
       Marriage: 1904 2346
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Amy CRUICKSHANK [393] (1907-      )
                2. Vera CRUICKSHANK [394] (1909-      )
                3. Emma May CRUICKSHANK [7046] (1913-      )
                4. William Charles CRUICKSHANK [11964] (1915-      )
                5. George Garfield CRUICKSHANK [11965] (1915-      )
                6. Jack CRUICKSHANK [11945] (1917-      )
                7. Kathlyn Ellen CRUICKSHANK [7047] (1920-1990)
                8. Norma J CRUICKSHANK [11966] (1924-      )

Notes
General:
Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1954) Wed 5 Jan 1949 Page 4 Family Notices
DEATHS
CRUICKSHANK.- A tribute to the memory of George, dearly beloved brother-in-law and uncle of May, Norma, Joy and Fay.
CRUICKSHANK. - A tribute to the memory of our dear uncle, George, who passed away January 3.
-Inserted by Mary, Henry and Glenice

FUNERAL NOTICES
CRUICKSHANK.- The friends of the late George Cruickshank, of 126 Egan street, Kalgoorlie, loved husband of Amy, loved father of Amy, Vera, Emma, George, Jack, Kathleen and Norman ; are respectfully informed that his remains will be interred in the Anglican portion of the Kalgoorlie Cemetery. The cortege will leave W. Strother's Private Chapel, 18 Hannan street, Kalgoorlie, on WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, at 4 o'clock.
- W. Strother, Funeral Director, Kalgoorlie, Boulder and Coolgardie. 'Phone K327.

picture George CRUICKSHANK 2 [278]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1865 - Carisbrook, Vic, Australia 2347
    Christening: 
          Death: 1 Jul 1934 - Essendon, Vic, Australia 2348
         Burial: 2 Jul 1934 - Fawkner, Victoria, Australia 2348

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Ellen Eliza BURSILL [298] (1865 -       )
       Marriage: 1894 1518,1519
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Myrtle Florence CRUICKSHANK [391] (1897-1942)

2. Mary BAKER [12247]


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George CRUICKSHANK [9950]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1868 - Pleasant Creek, Vic, Australia 312
    Christening: 
          Death: 1952 - Wangaratta, Vic, Australia 312
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: George CRUICKSHANK [9536] (1829-Bef 1917) 311 
         Mother: Elizabeth ARMSTRONG [9537] (1833-1917) 311 

Notes
General:
George Cruikshank Jnr was a Councillor at some stage.

picture George CRUICKSHANK [9536]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1829 - , Victoria, Australia 311
    Christening: 
          Death: Bef 1917
         Burial: 

Spouses and Children
1. *Elizabeth ARMSTRONG [9537] (1833 - 1917) 311 
       Marriage: 1862 - , Victoria, Australia 312
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Deborah Jane CRUIKSHANK  312 [9949] (1863-1914)
                2. Robert Warren CRUICKSHANK [8850] (1865-1946)
                3. George CRUICKSHANK  312 [9950] (1868-1952)
                4. William James CRUIKSHANK  312 [9951] (1872-      )
                5. John Alexander CRUIKSHANK  312 [9952] (1878-1879)


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George Garfield CRUICKSHANK [11965]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1915 - Murchison, WA, Australia 2349
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: George CRUICKSHANK [385] (1878-1949) 
         Mother: Amy TODD [299] (1883-1971) 


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Hanora CRUICKSHANK [386]

      Sex: F
AKA: Norah CRUICKSHANK
Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1882 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2350
    Christening: 
          Death: 1932 - Perth, WA, Australia 2351,2352
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [365] (1852-1917) 
         Mother: Hannah ARMSTRONG [366] (Cir 1851-1934) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Frederick HENDY [7063] (1882 - 1950)
       Marriage: 2 Jul 1906 - , WA, Australia 2353,2354,2355
         Status: Divorced - 1920

Notes
General:
The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Tue 20 Apr 1920 Page 4 METEOROLOGICAL.
Divorce Cases. - Two divorce cases are set down for hearing at the next sitting, of the Ballarat. Supreme Court.
Frederick Hendy will petition for a divorce from Norah Hendy, and Edith Olive Robertson will ask for a dissolution of her marriage with William Henry Robertson. In both cases desertion is stated as the ground of the petition.

The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Fri 11 Jun 1920 Page 3 A HUSBAND'S PETITION.
A HUSBAND'S PETITION.
DECREE NISI GRANTED.
Frederick Hendy petitioned for a divorce from his wife North Hendy, on the grounds of desertion.
Mr M. Lazarus appeared for the petitioner. The respondent was not represented.
Frederick Hendy returned soldier, living in Talbot street; Ballarat east, said, he married the respondent, at Kalgoorlie (W .A.),on the 2nd July, 1906. They lived in the West until he went to the war, and when in England he saw in a newspaper cutting his wife's name in connection with, some divorce proceedings. On his return to Australia he came to his mother's house in Ballarat and wrote to his wife, who was still in Kalgoorlie and invited her to come over and see if they could come to some arrangement. He received a reply from his wife saying she would not go to his people's. place as they might go against her but if he would send her 25 she would come across and if they did not come to any arrangement it would be a holiday for her. He next wrote and told her he was going to Adelaide where he would meet her, and would pay her fare if they could not come to an arrangement and he had not heard from her since. A decree nisi was grant.

The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thu 20 Oct 1932 Page 1 Family Notices

HENDY. - On October 17, at Perth, Nora Hendy,
dearly beloved daughter of Mrs. A. Cruickshank, loving sister of Jim, George, Alex, Harry and Bob, Ada (Mrs. Kirby), Mary (Mrs. Harris); aged 48 years. Privately interred by Messrs. Gibb and Co. in the Anglican portion of the Fremantle Cemetery. At rest.


The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Mon 17 Oct 1932 Page 2 WOMAN GASSED
HOME EDITION
WOMAN GASSED
Dead With Head in Oven
Smelling gas fumes coming from an adjoining flat early today, John Layton, occupant of a flat in Hay-street, Perth, opened the door to find the room full of gas, and the occupant of the flat, Mrs. Nora Hendy (48), sitting on a, chair apparently dead, with her head almost in the oven. The gas jet was turned on. A doctor arrived and pronounced life extinct.
The police were informed by the occupants of neighboring flats that Mrs. Hendy had expressed her intention of taking her life. .She left a letter for her sister, a resident of South-street, Fremantle. An inquest will be held.


The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Fri 4 Nov 1932 Page 1 HEAD IN GAS OVEN
HEAD IN GAS
OVEN
Woman Suicides in Flat
A finding that Nora Hendy caused her own death by gas poisoning on October 17, was returned by the Coroner (Mr. T. Y. A. Lang, P.M.) today. Mrs. Hendy was found dead in her Hay-street flat with her head on a gas stove, and the jet turned on. Medical evidence showed that, death had been caused by gas poisoning. A sister of Mrs. Hendy said that deceased, who was a barmaid, had been subject to despondency through having been unemployed for some time.
SHOCK FOR NEIGHBOR
Mrs. Elizabeth Roe, occupant of a flat adjoining Mrs. Hehdy's, said that on October 14 Mrs. Hendy received news
concerning a friend which upset her greatly. For several days Mrs. Hendy who said that if she had a revolver she would kill herself, was not left alone. On the morning of October 17, when witness knocked at Mrs. Hendy's door, she noticed a strong smell of gas. With her husband and another man witness went into the flat arid saw Mrs. Hendy, clad in pyjamas, sitting with her head on the gas stove, and a rug over her head and shoulders. The gas jet was turned on. Mrs. Hendy was dead.

The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Sat 5 Nov 1932 Page 13 GENERAL NEWS.
At the Perth Courthouse yesterday; the Coroner (Mr. T. Y. A. Lang, P.M.) conducted an inquiry into the death of Nora Hendy (48), an ex-barmaid, who was found dead in a lodging house in Hay-street on October 17.- She was seated on a chair in her pyjamas, with her head on a gas oven. It was stated that deceased, who was a native of Victoria, had been depressed just prior to her death owing to the fact that she had been unemployed for 15 months. The Coroner found that deceased came by her death from gas poisoning, by her own wilful act. Sergeant Lynes assisted the Coroner.

picture Ian Gault CRUICKSHANK [4424]

      Sex: M

Parents
         Father: Alfred Raymond CRUICKSHANK [324] (1910-1979) 
         Mother: Mavis Jean [?] [4423] (      -      ) 


picture
Ivan CRUICKSHANK [7058]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 18 May 1915 - Boulder, WA, Australia 2356
    Christening: 
          Death: 1 Aug 1983 - Kalgoorlie, WA, Australia 723
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [7055] (1880-1946) 
         Mother: Mary Jane BARNES [7056] (      -1932) 

Notes
General:
Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Fri 29 May 1936 Page 3 A LADY'S LETTER.
On Saturday night, May 16, a few friends gathered at the home of Mr. and Mrs. A. Cruickshank, junr., to congratulate Ivan Cruickshank on attaining his majority. A very pleasant evening was spent with community singing, music and play ing bobs. The music was supplied by Mr. Jack Moyle (banjoline) and Jack Ryan (accordion), and Miss Cath. Ryan gave a pretty exhibition of the Dutch Clog, while Master W. Cruickshank gave several songs, Miss Nell Reid, recitations, and Mr. Arthur Plint and Bert Reid, humorous songs. A bobs competition was won by Miss D. Edwards and Mr. Bert Reid. A dainty supper was served and the hand some- two-tier birthday cake (made by Mrs. Moyle and iced by Mr. A. Moyle) was cut by the guest of honour. Mr. A.. Cruickshank, junr-., made a few remarks wishing his brother 'many happy returns,' and also presented the prizes for the bobs. Among those present were Mr. and Mrs. A. Cruickshank, senr., Mr and Mrs W. Reid,.Junr., Mr. and Mrs. A. Cruickshank, junr. Mr. and Mrs. W. Reid junr., Mrs. Davies, and Mrs. Moyle; Misses Edna, Eileen and Ella Cruickshank, : Nell Reid, Dot Edwards, Cath. Ryan ; Messrs. Ivan Cruickshank, Arthur Plint, Rex Rolston, Jack Moyle, John Ryan, Bill and Harry Cruickshank and Les Reid.

picture Jack CRUICKSHANK [7111]

      Sex: M

Parents
         Father: Shane Bradley CRUICKSHANK [1885] 
         Mother: Tania [?] [7110] (      -      ) 101 


picture
Jack CRUICKSHANK [11945]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1917 - Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia 2357
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: George CRUICKSHANK [385] (1878-1949) 
         Mother: Amy TODD [299] (1883-1971) 


picture
James CRUICKSHANK Jnr [66]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1858 - Carisbrook, Vic, Australia 2358
    Christening: 
          Death: 27 Jun 1939 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2359
         Burial: 28 Jun 1939 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia

Parents
         Father: James CRUICKSHANK [56] (1830-1890) 
         Mother: Sarah ECCLES [55] (Abt 1833-1913) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Emily Ann LUCAS [328] (1863 - 1903)
       Marriage: 1880 - Carngham, Vic, Australia 2360
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Albert George CRUICKSHANK [335] (1881-1881)
                2. James Henry CRUICKSHANK [336] (1883-1903)
                3. Emily Ada CRUICKSHANK [337] (1886-1964)
                4. Alice May CRUICKSHANK [338] (1888-1966)
                5. Lillian Ida CRUICKSHANK [359] (1890-1966)
                6. Eileen Gladys CRUICKSHANK [339] (1892-1957)
                7. Florence Madelin CRUICKSHANK  2337 [340] (1893-1955)
                8. Ernest Charles CRUICKSHANK [341] (1895-1895)
                9. Elsie Tainton CRUICKSHANK [342] (1900-1979)

Notes
General:
miner

picture James CRUICKSHANK [382]

      Sex: M

Individual Information
     Birth Date: 1877 - Carisbrook, Vic, Australia 2361
    Christening: 
          Death: 1942 - Kalgoorlie, WA, Australia 2362
         Burial: 

Parents
         Father: Alexander CRUICKSHANK [365] (1852-1917) 
         Mother: Hannah ARMSTRONG [366] (Cir 1851-1934) 

Spouses and Children
1. *Emily COSSTICK [383] (13 Feb 1876 - 29 Oct 1964)
       Marriage: 25 Feb 1897 - Maryborough, Vic, Australia 2067
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Leonard Ivan CRUICKSHANK [2102] (Cir 1893-1955)
                2. Mary Cosstick CRUICKSHANK  1521 [2134] (1896-1896)
                3. Norah CRUICKSHANK  2038 [2103] (1900-1968)

Notes
General:
Kalgoorlie WA

James had 3 children, Leonard, Mary and Norah all born in Victoria. James is buried at the Kalgoorlie Cemetery WA. Following his death, his wife Emily returned to Victoria to her sisters. Info supplied by Marion Boyd from her research into the Cosstick family.

Kalgoorlie Miner Newspaper Thursday July 23 1942 DEATHS CRUICKSHANK - On July 21, at the Government Hospital, James, dearly beloved husband of Emily, brother and brother-in-law of Harry and May (Davyhurst) loved Uncle of Jack (R.A.A.F.), Harry and Belle (Goongarrie), May and Henry (Goongarrie), Jim (A.I.F.), Norma, Joy and Fay. R.I.P.

CRUICKSHANK - on July 21 at Government Hospital, dearly beloved brother, brother-in-law and uncle of George, Amy and family.

FUNERAL NOTICE CRUICKSHANK - The friends of the late James Cruickshank of Goongarrie, loving husband of Emily, fond father, father-in-law and grandfather of Mr and Mrs Leonard Cruickshank, Greenbushes; Mr and Mrs P Pickering and family, Picadilly Street, Kalgoorlie; brother, brother-in-law and uncle of Mr and Mrs George Cruickshank and family, Egan Street, Kalgoorlie;Mr and Mrs Alick Cruickshank and family of Richardson Street Boulder; Mr and Mrs Harry Cruickshank and family, Davyhurst; Mr and Mrs Robert Cruickshank and family, Daglish; Mr and Mrs J Kirkby and family

Fremantle; Mr and Mrs G Harris, Daglish, are respectfully informed that his remains will be removed from W. Strother's Mortuary Chapel 18 Hannah Street Kalgoorlie, THIS (Thursday) AFTERNOON, at 2.30 o'clock for interment in the Anglican portion of the Kalgoorlie Cemetery - W. Strother, Funeral Director, Kalgoorlie Boulder and Coolgardie, phone 227.

Information on death supplied by Marion Boyd researching Cosstick family

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