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Charlotte Drover

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 12 May 1863; North Wangaratta, Victoria, AustraliaG
  • Witness: 9 August 1879; William Drover and Elizabeth Soles; Corowra, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 9 November 1887; Alfred James Bodinnar; Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • electoral roll: 1913; Alfred James Bodinnar; Lamer Lane, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; a blacksmith
  • Death: 26 February 1949; Albury, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Alfred James Bodinnar

M, #1202, b. 2 September 1860, d. 5 September 1948

Family: Charlotte Drover (b. 12 May 1863, d. 26 February 1949)

Biography

  • born: 2 September 1860; St Arnoud, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaG; to Stephen Bodinnar and Lucy Moffatt
  • Marriage: 9 November 1887; Charlotte Drover; Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • electoral roll: 1913; Charlotte Drover; Lamer Lane, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; a blacksmith
  • Death: 5 September 1948; Albury, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Elizabeth Soles

F, #1203, b. 29 July 1859, d. 8 May 1913

Family: William Drover (b. 2 April 1857, d. 30 July 1932)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 29 July 1859; Indigo, Rutherglen, Victoria, AustraliaG; to George and Christina Soles
  • Marriage: 9 August 1879; William Drover; Corowra, New South Wales, AustraliaG; W:Charlotte Drover
  • Death: 8 May 1913; Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG; W:William Drover
  • Burial: After 8 May 1913; Narrandera Cemetery, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=182398966
  • electoral roll: 1913; William Drover; Gillenbah, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; a blacksmith

Prosper William John George Drover

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • born: 17 December 1881; Corowra, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 27 October 1903; May King Pyke; Coolamon, Junee, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 1917; Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 13 March 1918; Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG1
  • Will: After 13 March 1918; 86114 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.2

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • born: 30 April 1890; Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG1
  • Occupation: 1914; Narrandera Argus, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; editor
  • Milit-Beg (couple): 1914
  • Marriage: 1926; Marjorie Jean McCann; Castlemaine, Victoria, AustraliaG
  • Occupation: 1961; Narrandera Argus, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; editor
  • Death: 15 May 1965; Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Burial: After 15 May 1965; Narrandera Cemetery, Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG; https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=182399026

Citations

  1. [S130] NSW Birth Index

Alfred Drover

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • born: 18 November 1893; Coolamon, Junee, New South Wales, AustraliaG1
  • Milit-Beg (couple): 20 September 1915; Private in 18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement, embarked Sydney on HMAT "Runic" 20 January 1916, returned to Australia 12 Novemeber 1916, no 3833
  • Marriage: 1919; Merle Florence Gould; Burwood, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 22 March 1958; Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Citations

  1. [S130] NSW Birth Index

May King Pyke

F, #1207, b. 1879, d. 19 March 1965

Family: Prosper William John George Drover (b. 17 December 1881, d. 1917)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 1879; Wodonga, Victoria, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 27 October 1903; Prosper William John George Drover; Coolamon, Junee, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 19 March 1965; Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Captain Audrey Allison Drover1

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 1903; Narrandera, New South Wales, AustraliaG1
  • Marriage: 1927; Catherine Mary Josephine Lee; Randwick, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 15 April 1986; Clareville, New South Wales, AustraliaG; 81 years

Citations

  1. [S130] NSW Birth Index

Prosper William Drover

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 1907; Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 1934; Veronica Ellen Ward; Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Milit-Beg (couple): After 1934; Drover, Prosper William
    Service Number: N29072
    Next Of Kin: DROVER, VERONICA
    Place Of Birth: COOLAMON, NSW
    Place Of Enlistment: PADDINGTON, NSW
  • Death: 14 November 1983; Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG; late of Brighton-le-Sands
  • Burial: After 14 November 1983; Woronora Crematorium, Woronora, Sutherland, New South Wales, AustraliaG; Woronora Memorial ParkInterment Date: 20 November 2002Location: General Plaque Lawn Section: BANKSIA LAWNLot: 3053 Lat/Lng: -34.03603, 151.04823

Alwyn Dudley Drover

M, #1210, b. 1909, d. 16 June 2009

Parents

Family: Lily Strange (b. 1910, d. before 2010)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 1909; Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 1935; Lily Strange; Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Milit-Beg (couple): After 1935; Drover, Alwyn Dudley
    Service Number: A3957
    Next Of Kin: DROVER, LILY
    Place Of Birth: COOLAMON, NSW
    Place Of Enlistment: LAVERTON, VIC
  • Death: 16 June 2009; Nowlanvil Nursing Home, Ipswich, Queensland, AustraliaG; late of Nowlanvil Nursing Home, Ipswich, formerly of Karrabin and Richmond NSW

Naomi Taro Drover

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

Parents

Biography

  • born: 28 April 1912; Coolamon, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Milit-Beg (couple): Between 1939 and 1948; Sydney, NSW, Australia

    Drover, Naomi Theo
    Service Number: NX70495
    Next Of Kin: DROVER, MAY
    Place Of Birth: COOLAMON, NSW
    Place Of Enlistment: SYDNEY, NSW
  • Death: Before 2012; (Australia)G

Catherine Mary Josephine Lee

F, #1212, b. 1897, d. 18 April 1983

Family: Captain Audrey Allison Drover (b. 1903, d. 15 April 1986)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 1897; Mascot, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 1927; Captain Audrey Allison Drover; Randwick, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: 18 April 1983; Clareville, New South Wales, AustraliaG

Brian Edward Drover

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

Parents

Family: Fumiko Yanagawa (b. about 1927, d. before 30 September 2019)

Biography

  • born: 5 November 1927; (Australia)G
  • Death: 10 April 2016; Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaG+; DROVER, 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
  • Marriage: Before 1951; Fumiko Yanagawa; (Australia)G

Marea Elizabeth Drover

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

Parents

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

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: 1929; (Australia)G
  • Marriage: About 1949; Kieran Kennedy; (Australia)G
  • Death: 5 March 2009; Medowie, New South Wales, AustraliaG

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Fumiko Yanagawa

F, #1218, b. about 1927, d. before 30 September 2019

Family: Brian Edward Drover (b. 5 November 1927, d. 10 April 2016)

Biography

  • Name:
  • born: About 1927; (Australia)G1
  • Marriage: Before 1951; Brian Edward Drover; (Australia)G
  • Death: Before 30 September 2019; Brighton, Victoria, AustraliaG1

Citations

  1. [S2561] Herald Sun, https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/tributes/notice/5047717/

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