Margaret Shiels

F, #24164, b. 1838, d. 4 Apr 1924
Married NameEvans. 
Birth*1838 
Marriage*1861 Spouse: John Clarke Evans. VIC, Australia, #M3084/1861.1
 
Widow18 Apr 1890Margaret Shiels became a widow upon the death of her husband John Clarke Evans.2 
Death*4 Apr 1924 St Kilda, VIC, Australia, #D7420/1924 (Age 86) [par Alexander SHIELS & Margaret SINCLAIR].2 
Death-Notice*5 Apr 1924EVANS.—On the 4th April, at her residence, Severn Villa, Westbury street, East St. Kilda, Margaret Evans.3 

Family

John Clarke Evans b. 1825, d. 18 Apr 1890
Child 1.Maud Annie Evans4 b. 1865, d. 30 Nov 1952

Citations

  1. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Sat 5 Apr 1924, p13
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1895953
  4. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited29 Feb 2020

Maud Annie Evans1

F, #24165, b. 1865, d. 30 Nov 1952
Father*John Clarke Evans1 b. 1825, d. 18 Apr 1890
Mother*Margaret Shiels1 b. 1838, d. 4 Apr 1924
Birth*1865 Richmond, VIC, Australia, #B4721/1865.2 
Death*30 Nov 1952 Caulfield, VIC, Australia. 
Death-Notice*3 Dec 1952EVANS, Maud Annie.—On November 30 at Caulfield, daughter of late John Clarke Evans and Margaret Evans. (Privately Interred.)3 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online) "[par John Clarke EVANS & Margaret SHEELS]."
  3. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Wed 3 Dec 1952, p13
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article23218867
Last Edited29 Feb 2020

Henry Savory May

M, #24169, b. 1863, d. Sep 1940
Birth*1863 Castlemaine, VIC, Australia, #D13254/1863 [par William Henry MAY & Mary SAVORY] - reg Chewton.1 
Marriage*1887 Spouse: Elizabeth Cadd. VIC, Australia, #M4243/1887.2
 
Land-Note*1917 Henry May, Carter Beaconsfield - 8a Lyle's Subdivision 8a - NAV25.3 
Death*Sep 1940 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #D18991/1940 (Age 77) [par William Henry MAY & Mary SAVORY].4 
Death-Notice9 Sep 1940MAY. — On May 7, at Beaconsfield, Henry, loved husband of Elizabeth, and loving father of Willie (deceased), Annie, Alick, Harold, Gladys and Rita, age 77 years.5 
Death-Notice*9 Sep 1940MAY.—The Friends of the late Mr. HARRY S. MAY are respectfully informed that his remains will be interred in the Berwick Cemetery The funeral will leave his residence Beaconsfield THIS DAY (Monday) at 3 pm.
JOHN GRANT Funeral Director Berwick.6 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1918Beaconsfield, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: farmer. With Elizabeth May. With Alex Leslie May.7

Grave

  • 4-210-A 4-210-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia, Henry Savory May 1940 Age 77 - our father
    Elizabeth May 1965 Age 96
    William Henry May 1904 Age 15 - our brother
    Annie Wells May 1942 Age 51 - our sister
    Harold George May 1948 Age 51 - our brother8

Family

Elizabeth Cadd b. 1869, d. 1965
Child 1.Harold George May1 b. 1897, d. Sep 1948

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online) "#M4243/1887 - as Henry Savoury MAY."
  3. [S66] Berwick Shire Rates, 1870-1965.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D18991/1940 - born CASTLEMAINE."
  5. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Mon 9 Sep 1940, p1
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204385934
  6. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Mon 9 Sep 1940, p4
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article11305175
  7. [S118] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1918.
  8. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    4-210-A May Henry M 77 9/09/1940 1055
    4-210-A May Elizabeth F     96 14/05/1965 1519
    4-210-B May William Kenny M 15     24/01/1904 381
    4-210-B May A.W. F 50 29/05/1942 1101
    4-210-B May Harold G. M 52 27/09/1948 1231
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Last Edited3 Mar 2020

Elizabeth Cadd1

F, #24170, b. 1869, d. 1965
Married NameMay.1 
Related* Jeanie Thomson Jeanie Thomson came out from Scotland in January 1899 because she was suffering from tuberculosis. She was cared for by her niece Mary Thomson. They were both staying at the house of Henry and Elizabeth May.2 
Birth*1869 Clyde, VIC, Australia, #D7996/1869 [par Thomas CADD & Sarah WELLS] - reg Cranbourne.1,3 
Marriage*1887 Spouse: Henry Savory May. VIC, Australia, #M4243/1887.4
 
Land-UBeac*19 Nov 1908 PAK-1A l/p 2593 (Lot 4). Transfer from Henerge Lyle to Elizabeth May. C/T 3306-131.5 
WidowSep 1940She became a widow upon the death of her husband Henry Savory May.6 
Death*1965 Glen Iris, VIC, Australia, #D9430/1965 (Age 96) [par Thomas CADD & Sarah WELLS].1 

Electoral Rolls (Australia) and Census (UK/IRL)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
1918Beaconsfield, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: home duties. With Henry Savory May. With Alex Leslie May.7

Grave

  • 4-210-A 4-210-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia, Henry Savory May 1940 Age 77 - our father
    Elizabeth May 1965 Age 96
    William Henry May 1904 Age 15 - our brother
    Annie Wells May 1942 Age 51 - our sister
    Harold George May 1948 Age 51 - our brother8

Family

Henry Savory May b. 1863, d. Sep 1940
Child 1.Harold George May3 b. 1897, d. Sep 1948

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D9430/1965 - place of birth Clyde."
  2. [S24] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), 1899/719. Jeanie THOMSON Cause of death: Phthisis; Location of inquest: Beaconsfield; Date of inquest: 24 Jun 1899
    VPRS 24/ P0 unit 705, item 1899/719.
  3. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  4. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online) "#M4243/1887 - as Henry Savoury MAY."
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2282-330 - Elizabeth May - Transfer 583786 - C/T 3306-131.
  6. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D18991/1940 - born CASTLEMAINE."
  7. [S118] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1918.
  8. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    4-210-A May Henry M 77 9/09/1940 1055
    4-210-A May Elizabeth F     96 14/05/1965 1519
    4-210-B May William Kenny M 15     24/01/1904 381
    4-210-B May A.W. F 50 29/05/1942 1101
    4-210-B May Harold G. M 52 27/09/1948 1231
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Last Edited3 May 2020

Harold George May1

M, #24175, b. 1897, d. Sep 1948
Father*Henry Savory May1 b. 1863, d. Sep 1940
Mother*Elizabeth Cadd1 b. 1869, d. 1965
Birth*1897 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #B1068/1897.1 
Marriage*1928 Spouse: Jean Veronica Veitch. VIC, Australia, #M2798/1928.2
 
Death*Sep 1948 Dandenong, VIC, Australia, #D20464/1948 (Age 51.)3 

Grave

  • 4-210-A 4-210-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia, Henry Savory May 1940 Age 77 - our father
    Elizabeth May 1965 Age 96
    William Henry May 1904 Age 15 - our brother
    Annie Wells May 1942 Age 51 - our sister
    Harold George May 1948 Age 51 - our brother4

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D20464/1948 - born Beaconsfield."
  4. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    4-210-A May Henry M 77 9/09/1940 1055
    4-210-A May Elizabeth F     96 14/05/1965 1519
    4-210-B May William Kenny M 15     24/01/1904 381
    4-210-B May A.W. F 50 29/05/1942 1101
    4-210-B May Harold G. M 52 27/09/1948 1231
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Last Edited6 Apr 2020

Jeanie Thomson

F, #24178, b. 1863, d. 24 Jun 1899
Related* Elizabeth May Jeanie Thomson came out from Scotland in January 1899 because she was suffering from tuberculosis. She was cared for by her niece Mary Thomson. They were both staying at the house of Henry and Elizabeth May.1 
Birth*1863 Scotland. 
(Migrant) Migration/Travel23 Sep 1898 Sailing with Mary Thomson to Melbourne, VIC, Australia. Ship Loch Tay sailed from Glasgow 23 Sep 1898, arrived January 1899. Travelled as Cabin Passengers
Age 34.2 
Inquest*24 Jun 1899Inquest held 1899/719. Jeanie THOMSON Cause of death: Phthisis; Location of inquest: Beaconsfield; Date of inquest: 24 Jun 1899.3 
Death24 Jun 1899 Beaconsfield, VIC, Australia, #D4532/1899 (Age 36) [par THOMSON & Unknown].4 

Grave

  • 5-380-A, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia5

Citations

  1. [S24] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), 1899/719. Jeanie THOMSON Cause of death: Phthisis; Location of inquest: Beaconsfield; Date of inquest: 24 Jun 1899
    VPRS 24/ P0 unit 705, item 1899/719.
  2. [S34] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), Ancestry.com. UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  3. [S24] PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 24/ P0 unit 705, item 1899/719.
  4. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  5. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    5-380-A Thomson L. F 25/06/1899 333.
Last Edited3 May 2020
 

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