Elizabeth Bowen

F, #24440, b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Married NameRees. 
Birth*1860 Colac, VIC, Australia.1 
Marriage*1880 Spouse: William Rees. VIC, Australia, #M2017/1880.2
 
Widow22 Feb 1906Elizabeth Bowen became a widow upon the death of her husband William Rees.3 
Land-UBeac*26 Jul 1907 PAK-94 l/p 3145 (Lots 28.29.30). Transfer from William Rees to Elizabeth Rees.4 
Land-Note*3 Oct 1910 PAK-94 l/p 3145 (Lots 28.29.30): Mortgagee: Frederick George Sargood Alfred Herbert Sargood. Mortgage No 286966. Not discharged. Mortgagor was Elizabeth Rees.5 
Land-UBeac*b 1937 PAK-94 l/p 3145 (Lots 28.29.30). Transfer from Elizabeth Rees to Frederick George Sargood Alfred Herbert Sargood. 20a 0r 20p.6 
Death*25 Aug 1951 Wantirna, VIC, Australia, #D21854/1951 (Age 91) [par Francis BOWEN & Unknown].1 
Death-Notice*27 Aug 1951REES.—On August 25 at her home Harold street, Wantirna, Elizabeth, relict of the late William Rees, and loved mother of Jack (Benalla), Elsie (deceased), Phil (Canberra), Harold (Mentone), and Percy (Wantirna), aged 91 years. —Peacefully sleeping.
REES.—The Funeral of the late Mrs ELIZABETH REES will leave Le Pine's Funeral Chapel, 6 Rutland rd, Box Hill, THIS DAY, after a service commencing at 3.30 p.m. for the Box Hill Cemetery. LE PINE & SON PTY LTD.7 

Family

William Rees b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Children 1.John Rees8 b. 1881
 2.William Joseph Rees8 b. 1882, d. Jul 1893
 3.Elsie Jane Rees8 b. 1884
 4.Philip Rees8 b. 1886
 5.Norman Rees8 b. 1888, d. 1889
 6.Harold James Rees+8 b. 1891, d. 15 Oct 1974
 7.Percy Rupert Rees8 b. 1897

Citations

  1. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D21854/1951 - born COLAC."
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2436-052 + C/T 2619-649 - Elizabeth Bowen of Bayswater Widow.
  5. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2436-052 + C/T 2619-649 - Mortgage No 286966. Not discharged.
  6. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 2436-052 + C/T 2619-649 - Transfer by Mortgagee to James Legon and Brinley Evans - C/T 6199-609.
  7. [S11] Newspaper - Argus The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Mon 27 Aug 1951, p15
    http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article23073157
  8. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

John Rees1

M, #24441, b. 1881
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1881 Colac, VIC, Australia, #B8270/1881.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

William Joseph Rees1

M, #24442, b. 1882, d. Jul 1893
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1882 Keilor, VIC, Australia, #B17112/1882.1 
Death*Jul 1893 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #D8903/1893 (Age 11.)2 

Grave

  • 4-483-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia3

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    4-483-B Reece Norman M 0 03/01/1889 198
    4-483-B     Reece William J. M 11 31/07/1893 267.
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

Elsie Jane Rees1

F, #24443, b. 1884
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1884 Pakenham, VIC, Australia, #B4586/1884.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

Philip Rees1

M, #24444, b. 1886
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1886 Pakenham, VIC, Australia, #B5161/1886.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

Norman Rees1

M, #24445, b. 1888, d. 1889
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1888 Pakenham, VIC, Australia, #B14261/1888.1 
Death*1889 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #D577/1889 (Age 9 months.)2 

Grave

  • 4-483-B, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia3

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online).
  3. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    4-483-B Reece Norman M 0 03/01/1889 198
    4-483-B     Reece William J. M 11 31/07/1893 267.
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

Harold James Rees1

M, #24446, b. 1891, d. 15 Oct 1974
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1891 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #B820/1891.1 
Marriage1915 Spouse: Constance Annie Parkes. VIC, Australia, #M12621/1915.2
 
Land-UBeac7 Mar 1955 PAK-136.138, Dickie Road. Transfer from Mabel Annie Kerr to Harold James Rees. 19a 3r 25p + 20a.3 
Land-UBeac6 Sep 1966 PAK-136.138, Dickie Road. Transfer from Harold James Rees to Allan Bowen Rees. 19a 3r 25p + 20a.4 
Death*15 Oct 1974 Murrumbeena, VIC, Australia, #D25292/1974 (Age 83) [par William REES & Elizabeth BOWEN].5 
Death-Notice16 Oct 1974REES.—On October 15th at The Church of Christ Nursing Home, Harold James, of Parkdale, loving husband of Constance (dec.) Sadly missed by all the family.
REES. — The Funeral of Mr. HAROLD JAMES REES will leave the Church of Christ, Como Parade Wsest, TOMORROW (THURSDAY), after a service commencing at 10.45 am, for the New Cheltenham Cemetery, Lawn Section.
No flowers by request.6 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1105-993 + 1069-637 - Harold James Rees of 100 Como Parade Mentone Commercial Traveller.
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 1105-993 + 1069-637 - Allan Bowen Rees Customs Agent and Dorothea Lillian Rees Married Woman both of 3 Fifth Street Parkdale - joint proprietors.
  5. [S28] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Deaths) (online) "#D25292/1974 - born Beaconsfield."
  6. [S16] Newspaper - The Age The Age, 16 Oct 1974, p28.
Last Edited24 May 2020

Percy Rupert Rees1

M, #24447, b. 1897
Father*William Rees1 b. 1858, d. 22 Feb 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Bowen1 b. 1860, d. 25 Aug 1951
Birth*1897 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #B25997/1897.1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
Last Edited6 Apr 2020

Jean Veronica Veitch

F, #24449, b. 1902
Married NameMay. 
Birth*1902 Melbourne West, VIC, Australia, #B20253/1902 [par Henry VEITCH & Louisa SCARLETT].1 
Marriage*1928 Spouse: Harold George May. VIC, Australia, #M2798/1928.2
 
Land-UBeac*20 Aug 1943 PAK-94 l/p 3145 (Lots 28.29.30). Transfer from James Legon to Jean Veronica May. 20a 0r 20p.3 
Land-UBeac*17 Mar 1949 PAK-94 l/p 3145 (Lots 28.29.30). Transfer from Jean Veronica May to Mark Bokos. 20a 0r 20p.4 

Citations

  1. [S26] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Births) (online).
  2. [S27] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (Marriages) (online).
  3. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 6199-609 - Jean Veronica May of Princes Highway Beaconsfield Married Woman.
  4. [S185] Property Titles. ; PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), C/T 6199-609 - Mark Bokos of Officer Farmer.
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
 

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