Family: Franklyn James WILLIAMS, ,of Brickmaker,of Maclean,New South Wales / Hannah Frederika"Elsie" ZIMMERMAN (F2944)

m. 16 May 1917


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  • Father | Male
    Franklyn James WILLIAMS, ,of Brickmaker,of Maclean,New South Wales

    Born  26 Dec 1885  Cowper via Grafton, NSW.Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Aug 1962  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  16 May 1917  Beenleigh, Queensland , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Divorced  16 Sep 1930   
    Other Spouse  Iraleen ELTON | F2947 
    Married  2 Dec 1939  St. Stephens Church, Newtown, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  James WALKER, , alias Williams , Brickmaker,of South Grafton,NSW | F2945 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Clara Jane REILLY | F2945 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Hannah Frederika"Elsie" ZIMMERMAN

    Born  11 Feb 1897  Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1962  Bankstown , New South Wales , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father   
    Mother  Alvina "Elvena" ZIMMERMAN | F2992 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Burnett Henry WILLIAMS

    Born  28 Jul 1917  Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Cyril Roy WILLIAMS

    Born  21 Aug 1919  Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    Fabian Franklyn WILLIAMS

    Born  3 May 1921  Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2014  Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Dulcie May NORRIS | F2943 
    Married  8 Aug 1944  Ashfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Dulcie May MCDONOUGH | F2948 
    Married  1952  Balmain, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Maisie L. WILLIAMS

    Born  1924   
    Died  23 Dec 1924  Grafton, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Grafton General Cemetery, Anglican Section, NSW.Australia.Row H, Lot 19 Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • Ref:Qld BDM 1917/C1187
      James and Hannah's three sons all enlisted for WWII.Burnett enlisted at Maclean NSW on 19th August 1941 , and was assigned to the 1st Infantry Battalion, his brothers Cyril and Fabian both enlisted at Tomago,NSW on 31st July 1942 .They were given the Service numbers NX118414(Cyril) and NX114815(Fabian) and assigned to the 13th Infantry Battalion.

      The three brothers service records state they were stationed in New Guinea in the latter part of 1945,(all three having fought there during the campaign in 1943-44)after the Japanese surrender, to complete mopping up operations,and to undertake the heartbreaking task of locating and identifying those allied soldiers killed in action or murdered by the Japanese whilst Prisoners of War.

      The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 16 September 1930 p 6 Article "WILLIAMS v WILLIAMS. Hannah Williams (formerly Zimmerman) petitioned for a divorce from Franklyn James Williams, on the ground of his misconduct.The marriage took place on May 16. 1917. A decree nisi was granted, returnable in six months. Mr. Vincent J. Brady appeared for petitioner."




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