Walter Hogg RIDDLE, ,of Canowindra and South Granville,New South Wales

Male 1858 - 1933  (75 years)


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  • Name Walter Hogg RIDDLE 
    Suffix ,of Canowindra and South Granville,New South Wales 
    Born 1858  Gisbourne.Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 May 1933  Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:NSW BDM 5380/1933 , The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 3 May 1933 p 12 Family Notices"RIDDLE. May 2, 1933, at his residence, Almonte, Ascot Avenue, Mascot, Walter, beloved husband of Ada Riddle, aged 75 yeaars."
    Buried 3 May 1933  Waverley Cemetery, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 3 May 1933 p 11 Family Notices"RIDDLE - The Relatives and Friends of Mr and Mrs A. A. JONES and FAMILY, Mr DAVID RIDDLE, Mr PETER RIDDLE and FAMILY, Mr and Mrs WALTER RIDDLE and FAMILY, Mr and Mrs A. W. RIDDLE nnd FAMILY, Mrs A TREVILLIAN and FAMILY are invited to attend the Funeral of their beloved FATHER and GRANDFATHER Walter Riddle to leave Almonte Ascot avenue Mascot THIS WEDNESDAY at 2 p m for Waverley Ceme tery"
    Person ID I24892  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2019 

    Family 1 Catherine Maria SMEATON, ,daughter of Peter aSmeaton and Helen Stalker,   b. 17 Aug 1861, Creswick, Victoria.Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1900, Cowra, New South Wales , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 1881  Victoria , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Saturday 19 February 1898 RIDDLE DIVORCE SUIT. [BY TELEGRAPH.] SYDNEY, Friday." In the Riddle divorce suit today, his Honor granted a decree nisi on the ground of cruelty. The Court granted the decree nisi to the petitioner on grounds that respondent, within one year of filing of petition, had repeatedly assaulted and cruelly beaten him. Costs to be paid by the petitioner. In this case the petitioner, Walter Riddle, a farmer and selector near Cowra, prayed for the dissolution of his marriage with Catherine Maria Riddle on the grounds of cruelty, and adultery with Stephen Stapleton, a young man who had been in his employ."

      Riddle family sources inform that "Walter was having an affair with the children's governess, Ada Badham, and insisted the last child be named after her. Because of the affair, Catherine threw acid in Walter's face - he sported a beard after that". Ada became Walter's second wife.(Ref:Smeaton Family by Neil Pollock)
    Divorced 18 Feb 1898 
    Children 
     1. Peter Smeaton RIDDLE, , owner and trainer of champion racehorse, Shannon,   b. 1885, Scone, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1947, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F8396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ada BADHAM, ,of the provisional school , Billimari , Victoria,   b. 10 Jul 1866, Ballarat, Victoria , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1944, a private hospital in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1899  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:NSW BDM 147/1899
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F8397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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