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Charlotte Drover

F, #1201, b. 12 May 1863, d. 26 February 1949
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Parents

Family: Alfred James Bodinnar (b. 2 September 1860, d. 5 September 1948)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth12 May 1863North Wangaratta, Victoria, AustraliaG
Marriage9 August 1879Corowra, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage9 November 1887Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Electoral roll1913A blacksmithLamer Lane, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death26 February 1949Albury, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Alfred James Bodinnar

M, #1202, b. 2 September 1860, d. 5 September 1948
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Family: Charlotte Drover (b. 12 May 1863, d. 26 February 1949)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Birth2 September 1860To Stephen Bodinnar and Lucy MoffattSt Arnoud, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaG
Marriage9 November 1887Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Electoral roll1913A blacksmithLamer Lane, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death5 September 1948Albury, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Elizabeth Soles

F, #1203, b. 29 July 1859, d. 8 May 1913
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Family: William Drover (b. 2 April 1857, d. 30 July 1932)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth29 July 1859To George and Christina SolesIndigo, Rutherglen, Victoria, AustraliaG
Marriage9 August 1879Corowra, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Electoral roll1913A blacksmithGillenbah, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death8 May 1913Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
BurialAfter 8 May 1913Https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=182398966Narrandera Cemetery, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Prosper William John George Drover

M, #1204, b. 17 December 1881, d. 1917
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Parents

Family: May King Pyke (b. 1879, d. 19 March 1965)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Birth17 December 1881Corowra, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage27 October 1903Coolamon, Junee, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death1917Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death13 March 1918Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG1
WillAfter 13 March 191886114 Drover Prosper William John George late of Coolamon Orchardist
This is the last Will and Testament of me Prosper William John George Drover of Coolamon in the State of New South Wales Orchardist I give devise and bequeath all my property both real and personal whatsoever and wherever of which I might die preserved or to which I might be enittled at my decease to my wife May King Drover. And I appoint my said wife executrix of this my will on Witness whereof I have hereto subworded my name at Coolamon this twenty ninth day of December in the year one thousand nine hundred and seventeen.
Signed by the said Posper William JJohn George Droverthe testatorand by him declared so and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us present at the same time who at his request in his sight and presence and in the presence of each other hereto subscribed our names as witnesses. C.M. Lawford Solicitor Coolamon N. Mutton Auctioneer, Coolamon.
21 May 1918 On this date Probate of the will of the said Prosper William John George Drover deceased was granted to Mary King Drover of Coolamon widow the sole executrix named in the said Will. Testator died at Coolamon 13 March 1918 Estate sworn at £1098 : 8:10 net.
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Citations

  1. [S1447] NSW State Records, http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexsearch/searchhits.aspx?table=Deceased%20Estates&ID=15&query=drover&frm=0
  2. [S1435] NSW Will Books 1800-1852 Transcript, New South Wales Will Books 1800?1952 Transcrip??n ~ First name(s) Prosper William John George ~ Last name Drover ~ Death year 1 91 8 ~ Death date 1 3 Mar 1 91 8 ~ Occupation Orchardist ~ Residence Coolamon NSW ~ Instrument Will ~ Will number 861 1 4 ~ Record set New South Wales Will Books 1 800­1 952 ~ Category Life Events (BDMs) ~ Subcategory Wills & probate ~ Collections from Australia & New Zealand ~ © Brightsolid Online Records International ~ URL of this page: http: //search. findmypast. com. au/record?id=anz%2fnswwills%2f598148

Donald Perceval Llewellyn Drover

M, #1205, b. 30 April 1890, d. 15 May 1965
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Parents

Family: Marjorie Jean McCann (b. 1898, d. 14 June 1985)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Birth30 April 1890Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Occupation1914EditorNarrandera Argus, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Milit-Beg (couple)1914AustraliaG
Marriage1926Castlemaine, Victoria, AustraliaG
Occupation1961EditorNarrandera Argus, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death15 May 1965Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
BurialAfter 15 May 1965Https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=182399026Narrandera Cemetery, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Alfred Drover

M, #1206, b. 18 November 1893, d. 22 March 1958
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Parents

Family: Merle Florence Gould (b. 1895, d. 8 October 1981)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Birth18 November 1893Coolamon, Junee, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Milit-Beg (couple)20 September 1915Embarked Sydney on HMAT "Runic" 20 January 1916, returned to Australia 12 Novemeber 1916, no 3833Cootamundra, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Milit-End16 June 1917Discharged
Marriage1919Burwood, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death22 March 1958Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG

May King Pyke

F, #1207, b. 1879, d. 19 March 1965
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Family: Prosper William John George Drover (b. 17 December 1881, d. 1917)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth1879Wodonga, Victoria, AustraliaG
Marriage27 October 1903Coolamon, Junee, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death19 March 1965Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Captain Audrey Allison Drover

M, #1208, b. 1903, d. 15 April 1986
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Parents

Family: Catherine Mary Josephine Lee (b. 1897, d. 18 April 1983)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Burial Mona Vale Cemetery, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Birth1903Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage1927Randwick, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death15 April 198681 yearsClareville, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Prosper William Drover

M, #1209, b. 29 November 1907, d. 14 November 1983
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Parents

Family: Veronica Ellen Ward (b. 1910, d. 17 November 2002)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth29 November 1907Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage1934Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
OccupationBefore 1940Motor mechanic
Milit-Beg (couple)24 October 1940S/Sgt 1st AFW AAOC (M) - 10 Aust Base Workshop AEMEPaddington, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Milit-End26 October 1945
Death14 November 1983Late of Brighton-le-SandsSydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
BurialAfter 14 November 1983Woronora Memorial ParkInterment Date: 20 November 2002Location: General Plaque Lawn Section: BANKSIA LAWNLot: 3053 Lat/Lng: -34.03603, 151.04823Woronora Crematorium, Woronora, Sutherland, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Alwyn Dudley Drover, Mbe

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M, #1210, b. 14 March 1909, d. 16 June 2009
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Parents

Family: Lily Strange (b. 1910, d. 1988)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth14 March 1909Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage1935Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
OccupationBefore 1937Fitter and turner
Milit-Beg (couple)30 March 1937

Warrant Officer Engineer in the RAAF

Laverton, Victoria, AustraliaG
Occupation28 June 1937Flight fitter
Milit-End14 March 1964
Death16 June 2009Late of Nowlanvil Nursing Home, Ipswich, formerly of Karrabin and Richmond NSWNowlanvil Nursing Home, Ipswich, Queensland, AustraliaG

Naomi Taro Drover

F, #1211, b. 28 April 1912, d. before 2012
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Parents

Family: Keith James Baker (b. about 1912, d. before 2012)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Birth28 April 1912Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Milit-Beg (couple)Between 1939 and 1948Service Number: NX70495Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage1967Burwood, New South Wales, AustraliaG
DeathBefore 2012(New South Wales), (Australia)G

Catherine Mary Josephine Lee

F, #1212, b. 1897, d. 18 April 1983
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Family: Captain Audrey Allison Drover (b. 1903, d. 15 April 1986)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth1897Mascot, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Marriage1927Randwick, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death18 April 1983Clareville, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Brian Edward Drover

M, #1213, b. 5 November 1927, d. 10 April 2016
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Parents

Family: Fumiko Yanagawa (b. about 1927, d. 21 September 2019)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Birth5 November 1927(New South Wales), (Australia)G
Marriage1951New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death10 April 2016DROVER, BRIAN.
5/11/1927 - 10/4/2016

Loving husband of Fumiko,
beloved father of Kenneth, Patrick, Joseph, David and families.

A life less ordinary, rich,
full and colourful. Proudly served his country in military and public life.

Forever in our hearts.

A commemorative service
will be held at The Chapel
at Gold Creek, O'Hanlon
Place, Nicholls ACT
MONDAY 18 April at 11:00am


Toscan Dinn Funerals
Canberra (02)6287 3466
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaG+

Marea Elizabeth Drover

F, #1214, b. 1929, d. 5 March 2009
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Parents

Family: Kieran Kennedy (b. about 1929, d. 4 July 2015)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
Birth1929(New South Wales), (Australia)G
MarriageAbout 1949(New South Wales), (Australia)G
Death5 March 2009Medowie, New South Wales, AustraliaG

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Berenice Mary Drover

F, #1217, b. 1936, d. 18 July 2017
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History

FactDateRolePlace
Burial Mona Vale Cemetery, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Birth1936(New South Wales), (Australia)G
Occupation14 November 1958NurseMater Misericordiæ Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death18 July 2017Mona Vale, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Fumiko Yanagawa

F, #1218, b. about 1927, d. 21 September 2019
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Family: Brian Edward Drover (b. 5 November 1927, d. 10 April 2016)

History

FactDateRolePlace
Name
BirthAbout 1927(Victoria), (Australia)G
Marriage1951New South Wales, AustraliaG
Death21 September 2019Brighton, Victoria, AustraliaG1
Probate26 March 2020Victoria, AustraliaG1

Citations

  1. [S2619] Public Record Office Victoria, Registrar of Probates, Supreme Court (VA2620): 1960 - present, VPRS 17379/C4, S PRB 2020 04496, S PRB 2020 04496 Fumiko Drover, Retired, died 21 September 2019, https://prov.vic.gov.au/archive/D7F22B6F-2F1E-11ED-A2AD-51C13930A00C/about, viewed 15 October 2023

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M, #1219
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M, #1220
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M, #1221
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M, #1222
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F, #1224
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