French,  Bessie Ada

French, Bessie Ada

Female 1896 - 1981  (85 years)

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  • Name French, Bessie Ada  [1
    Born 1 Feb 1896  Avoca, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Education 26 Aug 1906  Avoca School, Avoca, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Education Jan 1907  Avoca School, Avoca, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1924  [8
    Occupation 1931  [9
    Occupation 1936  [9
    Occupation From 1942 to 1943  [10
    Occupation 4 Oct 1942  [2
    Residence 4 Oct 1942  The Patch, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1954  [11
    Died 29 Oct 1981  [3
    Buried Kingaroy Cemetery, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I807  Shelley's Tree | Descendants of James Henry French (1849-1915)
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2018 

    Father French, James Henry,   b. 16 Dec 1849, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1915, Maryborough Hospital, Maryborough, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Tregonning, Elizabeth,   b. 11 Sep 1858, Avoca, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1952, Branch Creek, Strathpine, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1893  The Manse, Avoca, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bernard, Bruin Farquhar,   b. Abt 1900, Sumatra, Indonesia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1983  (Age ~ 83 years)  [2
    Married 4 Oct 1942  Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement Church, Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • according to the rites of the Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement Church
      Witness Role: Witness Name: L.T. Giblett
      Witness Role: Witness Name: J. Dixon
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Bessie Ada French face.jpg
    Bessie Ada French face.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S284] BDM Index: Federation index, Victoria 1889-1901, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Victoria, (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia: Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Victoria, 1997), birth entry for Bessie Ada, Parents James Henry FRENCH and Elizabeth TREGONNING), citing 1896, No.319.
      Birth, Yr.1896, No.319, Bessie Ada, Parents James Henry FRENCH and
      Elizabeth TREGONNING, Avoca.

    2. [S345] Marriage certificate: Bessie Ada French and Bruin Farquhar Bernard, (Ashfield, New South Wales, Australia: Bessie Ada French and Bruin Farquhar Bernard, 4 OCT 1942), 27844.

    3. [S27] Death certificate: James Henry French, 1915, (James Henry French, 1915), 5799.

    4. [S99] Birth certificate: Richard John FRENCH, 1901, (Richard John FRENCH, 1901), 24005.

    5. [S347] Death certificate: Elizabeth French, 1952, (Queensland, Australia: Elizabeth French, 1952), 040831.

    6. [S1852] Letters: From Bessie French to 'Aunt Connie'.

    7. [S1851] Letter: Bessie Ada French writing to 'Aunt Connie'.

    8. [S1883] Ancestry: Australian Electoral Rolls, Victoria, Fawkner division, Toorak: French entries, 1924.
      p4, listings 5457-5459

    9. [S1883] Ancestry: Australian Electoral Rolls, Victoria, Balaclava division, Caulfield: French entries, 1931 and 1936.
      pp56-57

    10. [S1883] Ancestry: Australian Electoral Rolls, Victoria, Flinders division, Ferntree Gully: French entries, 1942, 1943.

    11. [S1883] Ancestry: Australian Electoral Rolls, Queensland, Petrie division, Kedron: Bernard entries, 1954.

    12. [S334] Burial index: Dern Index, Queensland, David and Julie Dern, (Queensland, Australia: David and Julie Dern, 1999), Networked.