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Ellen Matilda FORD

Burial Location:Kookynie  (details...)
Place of Death: Champion Lease, Kookynie
Date of Death: 19 July 1905
Date of Burial:20 July 1905
Age:1 month
Cause of Death:Acute Capillary Bronchitis
OGM Ref#: 1684


The child's parents were married in Kalgoorlie in 1905 (Marriage Registration 555/1905, Kalgoorlie). In 1893 Catherine had married Thomas James Frew, with whom she had four children. He died in Kookynie on 11 May 1902. His story appears on this website. After the death of her husband, Catherine took in boarders, one of whom was Frank Ford, who became her second husband. Frederick Francis Ford died in 1950 and Catherine in 1952.

Parents:Catherine (nee O"BRIEN) and Frederick Francis FORD (Miner)
Birth Details:June, 1905, Kookynie; Birth Registration 2191/1905
Death Certificate:804/1905