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Roberts Madge Rosalie

Female 1916 - 2013  (96 years)


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  • Name Roberts Madge Rosalie 
    Born 6 Nov 1916  ,,,Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Name Madge Rosalie Holroyd 
    Residence 1943  10 North Bank Road, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1954  38 Cunningham Street, Emu Bay, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 12 Apr 2013  Umina Park,Somerset, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Photo of Madge in Launceston Historical Society Inc Newsletter [4]
    • ROBERTS.-On February 20, 1945. at
      the residence of her grand-daughter, Mrs L. P. Holroyd, 10 Northbank, Trevallyn, Emily, wife of the late Rev Thomas Roberts, dearly loved mother of Gladys (New Hebrides), Cecil (Hobart), Roy (Snug), and Eric . (Melbourne), aged 80 years. Funeral private. [5]
    • Mrs. Phil. Holroyd, of Burnie, with
      her small daughter, Christina, has
      been holidaying at Trevallyn, Laun-
      cestón. [6]
    • MRS. PHILLIP HOLROYD,Cunningham St., Burnie is
      spending a short holiday in
      Launceston with her three small
      children. [7]
    Person ID I6426  GeniAus Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 May 2020 

    Father Roberts Roy Devonport,   b. 1891, ,Diamond Creek, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1977, ,Snug, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Baldwin Lillian May,   b. 15 Oct 1892, ,Wattle Grove, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1921, ,Woodbridge, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1915  ,Kingborough, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2255  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Holroyd Leonard Phillip,   b. 18 Apr 1906, ,Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1985, ,Devonport, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1940  Hunter Bailey Memorial Church, Annandale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Holroyd Christina Evelyn,   b. 5 Jul 1947, Darwin Hospital, Burnie, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 2000, ,,NSW,Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F2253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Nov 1916 - ,,,Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1943 - 10 North Bank Road, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1954 - 38 Cunningham Street, Emu Bay, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Apr 2013 - Umina Park,Somerset, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, Australian Electoral Rolls, 1903-1954 > Tasmania > 1943 > Bass > Launceston West.

    2. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, Australian Electoral Rolls, 1903-1954 > Tasmania > 1954 > Darwin > Emu Bay >.

    3. [S86] The Mercury (Hobart, TAS.).
      HOLROYD, Madge Rosalie (nee ROBERTS). - 1916 - 2013 Passed away at Umina Park, April 12, 2013, a dignified and graceful 96 years. Much loved and admired wife of (Leonard) Philip (dec). Adored mother and mother-in-law of Marilyn and John Pidgeon (Armidale, NSW,) Dianna and Clive Abbott (Cairns), Christina (dec) and Leigh Appleyard (Sydney), Deborah and James Senior (Wynyard), Margaret and Gregory Flynn (Sale, Vic). Dearly loved Gran and Great Gran of all her 15 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. An elegant and dignified lady right to the end. Admired, loved and hugely missed. Grateful thanks to Norwood Outreach and the wonderful staff of Umina Park for their lov ing care, and who be came her second family. My Darling Mother, your final struggle is over and you are now at peace. You have always been a wise, strong and inde pendent woman, tem pered by an open and loving nature. We will love you and miss you always. Marg, Greg, Michael, Samantha and David Flynn. To a diplomat, a sound ing board, an encourag ing voice; ever a reser voir of information, re membered always with love and gratitude. Debbie and James, Ross and Lizzie with Harriet and Bronte, Aidan and Charlene with Jezsara, Tahleika and Aizhana, and Alex and John Senior. My wonderful mother who was admired and loved by all who knew her and has had a long and very fulfilling life, died today in her 97th year. You have always been a source of love, comfort, wisdom and humour for me and my family and there will not be day that we will not miss you. Goodbye my lovely mother. With love always, Diana, granddaughters Katharine and Rachel and son-in-law Clive. To live in the hearts of those we leave behind is not to die. In loving mem ory of our dear Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother: Marylin, John, Andrew, Philip, Jonathan, Rebekah, Nathaniel, Joshua and Jake. Funeral Notice Later

    4. [S13] WWW, http://www.launcestonhistory.org.au/aug07news.htm.

    5. [S86] The Mercury (Hobart, TAS.), Wednesday 21 February 1945.

    6. [S126] Advocate (Burnie Tasmania), Tuesday 10 August 1948.

    7. [S126] Advocate (Burnie Tasmania), Thursday 31 May 1951.

    8. [S52] x NSW BDM Indexes, Reg. : 2752/1940 Annandale.

    9. [S126] Advocate (Burnie Tasmania), Saturday 27 January 1940.
      A.I.F. Wedding of Tasmanian Interest
      SYDNEY, Friday - Bombardier Phil
      Holroyd, of tho 2-10th Battery, 2-5th
      Regiment, Ingleburn, to-night married
      Miss Madge Roberts. Both bride and
      bridegroom carne from Hobart, Tas-
      mania. - The ceremony was at the Hun-
      ter Bulley Memorial Church, Annandale.
      Tho bride, who is aged 23, is a High
      School teacher in Launceston. She said
      that after the wedding she would re-
      turn to Launceston and continue teach-
      ing till after the war. She met Bombar-
      dier Holroyd in Launceston nearly three
      years ago. They were engaged for
      two years.
      Nurses and soldier friends formed a
      guard of honor at the wedding.
      Bombardier Holroyd has leave till to-
      morrow night for the honeymoon.