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Family: Gillespie Ernest James / Gowans Eliza Anne Elms (F8)

m. 29 Oct 1913


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  • Father | Male
    Gillespie Ernest James

    Born  1 Nov 1889  Victoria Street, Alexandria, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jul 1958  Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonards, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  21 Jul 1958  Northern Suburbs Crematorium, North Ryde, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  29 Oct 1913  [1, 2, 3]  188 Albany Road, Petersham, NSW, Australia  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Divorced  7 Dec 1939  [1, 4]  ,,NSW, Australia  [1, 4] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Scott Isabella Taylor | F25 
    Married  12 Jun 1943  Presbyterian Manse 14 Ian Street, Rose Bay, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Gillespie George Archibald | F26 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Hamshere Alice | F26 Group Sheet 

    Gowans Eliza Anne ElmsMother | Female
    Gowans Eliza Anne Elms

    Born  15 Feb 1896  340 Young Street, Annandale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Apr 1962  Blue Mountains District Anzac Memorial Hospital,Katoomba, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  19 Apr 1962  Rookwood Cemetery, Rookwood, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Kennedy Arthur John Charles Henry | F28 
    Married  1942  ,,NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Pritchard Jack | F27 
    Married  1953  ,,NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Gowans William Purves | F29 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elms Eliza Ann | F29 Group Sheet 

    Gillespie Ernest Henry NormanChild 1 | Male
    Gillespie Ernest Henry Norman

    Born  15 Nov 1915  Zena 43 Addison Road,Marrickville,NSW,Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Apr 1948  St Vincents Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  5 Apr 1948  Rookwood Cemetery, Rookwood, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Williams Gwendoline Hilda | F188 
    Married  1934  ,,NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Gillespie James William Stuart

    Born  18 Apr 1919  ,,NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 May 1994  ,Manly, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Living | F47 
    Married     

    Gillespie Daphne Williamena EdithChild 3 | Female
    Gillespie Daphne Williamena Edith

    Born  13 Jul 1920  Rothschild Avenue,Rosebery, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Aug 2007  Neringah Hospital, Wahroonga, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 8 Aug 2007  Woronora Cemetery, Sutherland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ball James William | F3 
    Married  20 Sep 1941  All Saints Church of England, Petersham, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Gillespie Douglas AlfredChild 4 | Male
    Gillespie Douglas Alfred

    Born  20 Apr 1923  ,Rosebery, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Apr 1997  ,,Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 7 Apr 1997  Buderim Cemetery, Buderim, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Swartz Mary Clare | F88 
    Married  28 Dec 1944  ,Annandale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Gillespie Merle Margareta

    Born  27 Jan 1926  ,Waterloo, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jul 2004  ,,Virginia,U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Faunt Mervyn John | F48 
    Married  19 Jun 1948  All Saints Church of England, Petersham, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • Ern and Lizzie separated [5]
    • GILLESPIE v GILLESPIE.
      Ernest James Gillespie v Eliza Ann Elms Gillespie (formerly Gowans). Marriage, Octo- ber, 1913, at Petersham. Issue, adultery with Arthur Kennedy, who was cited -as co- respondent. Decree nisi. Mr. F. J. Som- mers for petitioner [6]

    Married:
    • According to the rites of the Presbyterian Church. G. Acheson Gordon officiating Minister

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Marriage Certificate.

    2. [S52] x NSW BDM Indexes, 14220/1913 .
      GILLESPIE ERNEST J GOWANS ELIZA A E PETERSHAM

    3. [S23] Birth Certificate.
      Daughter Daphne Gillespie


    4. [S2813] SRNSW, RG Dept 6012/39.

    5. [S26] Daphne Williamena Edith Gillespie.

    6. [S2] Sydney Morning Herald, Friday 26 August 1938.