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Elsie Helen RUCKS

Burial Location:Kookynie  (details...)
Place of Death: Cumberland Lease, Kookynie
Date of Death: 27 May 1905
Date of Burial:29 May 1905
Age:4 months
Cause of Death:Gastro Enteritis, Diarrhoea
OGM Ref#: 1679
Headstone:OGM Aluminium


The deceased's father, Carl (Charles) Raymond Fredrick von Rucks, as the family knew him to be, married Margaret Beatrice Walker in Perth in 1903. Their known children were: William Thomas born 1902; Helen Marion; Elsie Helena born in November 1904; Cyril Frederick born 1906. Helen Marion died of pneumonia in Kookynie on 8 August 1904. Her story is also told in this website. She is buried in Kookynie Cemetery.

Parents:Margaret Beatrice (nee WALKER) and Carl (Charles) Frederick Raymond RUCKS (Miner)
Birth Details:January 1905, Northam; Birth Registration 4359/1905
Death Certificate:796/1905

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