Mary Hannah Taylor

F, #22420, b. 1868, d. 9 Oct 1952
Married NameLayton. 
Married NameBeadle. 
Married NameMaybury. 
Birth*1868 TAS, Australia. 
Marriage*1884 Spouse: Charles Beadle. VIC, Australia, #M2711/1884.1
Marriage*1913 Spouse: John George Maybury. VIC, Australia, #M420/1913.1
Land-UBeac*22 Jun 1923 PAK-145 (part) Lot 13, Brown Road. Transfer from Bessie Holgate Lowe to Mary Hannah Taylor. 17a 0r 2p.2 
Land-UBeac*3 Oct 1928 PAK-145 (part) Lot 13, Brown Road. Transfer from Mary Hannah Maybury to Violet Beatrice Hampton. 17a 0r 2p.3 
Widow1929Mary Hannah Taylor became a widow upon the death of her husband John George Maybury.4 
Marriage*1937 Spouse: William Layton. VIC, Australia, #M3433/1937.1
Death*9 Oct 1952 Brighton East, VIC, Australia, #D12005/1952 (Age 84) [par Edward TAYLOR & Hannah DEWHURST].5 
Death-Notice*11 Oct 1952LAYTON.—On October 9, at her son's residence (Mr. Bert Beadle, 24 Blanch-street, Brighton), Mary Hannah, loved wife of William Layton, and loving mother of Fred, Bert, Charlie, Claude, Dorothy (Mrs. O'Brien), Linda, Pcrcival (deceased, 1st A.I.F.), Stuart and Una (Mrs. Forster), aged 84 years.
Peacefully sleeping.
LAYTON (Maybury).—On October 9 (suddenly), Mary, dearly beloved mother of Fred, Bert, Charles, Claude, Dorothy (Mrs. O'Brien, 1 Station-street, Moreland), Percy (deceased), Linda, Stewart and Una.6 


  • 3 Feb 1917: Death of son: BEADLE.—Died of wounds in 6th General Hospital, France, Corporal Percival Thomas Beadle, youngest son of the late Charles Beadle and Mrs. Maybury, of Officer, brother of Fred, Bert, Charlie, Claud, Dorothy (Mrs. O'Brien), foster-sister Linda, and stepson of G. Maybury, aged 20 years.
    Our dear old Perce was loved by all.
    A hero and a soldier brave,
    For home and country his life he gave,
    Nor shirked his duty, but did his best,
    Till God took our boy to give him rest.
    — (Inserted by his loving mother and step-father, M. M., G. M.)
    BEADLE.—Died of wounds, in France (date unknown), Corporal Percy T. Beadle, aged 20 years. Cousin of the late E. J. Beadle, killed in action at Gallipoli, 1915.
    In France's lonely hillside,
    Beneath the lonely sod,
    There lies our darling Percy,
    Resting in peace with God.
    "My brother."
    —(Inserted by his loving sister, Mrs. H. J. O'Brien, Officer.)7


  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 4334-777 Mary Hannah Maybury of Tanner Street Richmond Married Woman - C/T 4735-859.
  3. [S185] Property Titles ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 4735-859 - Violet Beatrice Hampton of Officer Married Woman.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  5. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "born NORTHDOWN TASMANIA."
  6. [S16] Newspaper - The Age (Melbourne, Vic.), Sat 11 Oct 1952, p13
  7. [S11] Newspaper - The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.), Sat 3 Feb 1917, p11
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