Alfred William BRITTAIN1

(1888 - 1952)
Father*William Frank BRITTAIN1 b. 1862, d. 1933
Mother*Ellen ROBINSON1 b. 1866, d. 1950
Alfred William BRITTAIN was born on 30 September 1888 in Queensland.1,2,3

He married Janet Muir WARDLAW in Brisbane, Queensland, on 1 January 1917.1,4,5

He was widowed at age 55 on the death of his wife Janet on 9 October 1943.6

Alfred died on 16 July 1952 in Queensland at age 63.1,7

Family

Janet Muir WARDLAW (1889 - 1943)
Children
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1888/C009803.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1888/009803.
  4. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1917/B19614.
  5. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1917/17B, 019614.
  6. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1943/B63631.
  7. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1952/002826.

Bruce WIlliam BRITTAIN1,2

(1922 - 1986)
Father*Alfred William BRITTAIN1 b. 1888, d. 1952
Mother*Janet Muir WARDLAW1 b. 1889, d. 1943
Bruce WIlliam BRITTAIN was born in Cooroy, Queensland, on 3 September 1922.3

While flying on a raid to Revigny, his Lancaster Mk 1 (serial LM117 LE-J, 630 Squadron RAF) crashed at Togny-aux-Boeufs after being shot down on the evening of 18 July 1944 while returning. The wireless operator, Flight Sergeant G E BECKHOUSE was killed, possibly shot by Germans; three of the crew became PoW, and three others, including BRITTAIN, evaded capture. He left France on 4 Sep 1944 with the help of the Resistance.2,4

Bruce died in 1986 in Queensland.5
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S1088] National Archives - National Archive of Australia, NAA Series A705, barcode 1064237, control 166/6/617.
  3. [S1088] National Archives - National Archive of Australia, NAA Series A9300, barcode 5381277, RAAF Officers Personnel files, 1939-1948, Service No. 414756.
  4. [S541] National Archives of Britain, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk, WO 208/3325/101, Brittain, B W. Prisoners of War Section. Escape/Evasion Reports: Code MI9/SPG: 2872.
  5. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1986/2944.

Caroline Agnes BRITTAIN1

(1887 - 1966)
Father*William Frank BRITTAIN1 b. 1862, d. 1933
Mother*Ellen ROBINSON1 b. 1866, d. 1950
Caroline Agnes BRITTAIN was born on 21 August 1887 in Queensland.1,2,3

She married Leonard Frank BALDRY in Queensland on 13 March 1912.1,4

Caroline died in 1966 in Queensland.5

Family

Leonard Frank BALDRY (1887 - 1966)
Children
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1887/C008876.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1887/008876.
  4. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1912/000349.
  5. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1966/C508.

Eileen Phyllis BRITTAIN1

(1904 - )
Father*(--?--) (---?---)1
Mother*Florence Rosina BRITTAIN1 b. 1885, d. 1950
Eileen Phyllis BRITTAIN was born in Queensland on 8 April 1904.1,2,3

She married David Henry KNOWLES in Queensland on 22 December 1925.4,5

She was widowed at age 22 on the death of her husband David on 18 December 1926.6

Eileen's second marriage was to Hugh Murray PAGE in 1930 in Queensland.7

Family 1

David Henry KNOWLES (1900 - 1926)

Family 2

Hugh Murray PAGE (1893 - 1978)
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1904/C009722.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1904/009722 with no father listed.
  4. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1925/C3252.
  5. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1925/003252.
  6. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1926/C4190, p975, son of Frank Knowles and Maria Helen Cox.
  7. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1930/C1291.

Eveline Gertrude BRITTAIN1

(1889 - 1977)
Father*William Frank BRITTAIN1 b. 1862, d. 1933
Mother*Ellen ROBINSON1 b. 1866, d. 1950
Eveline Gertrude BRITTAIN was born on 16 December 1889 in Queensland.1,2,3

She married Harold Walter PAGE in Queensland on 12 September 1912.1,4

She was widowed at age 68 on the death of her husband Harold on 12 July 1958.5,6

Eveline died in 1977 in Queensland.7

Family

Harold Walter PAGE (1889 - 1958)
Children
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1890/C010381.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1890/010381.
  4. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1912/000379.
  5. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/
  6. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1958/B26738, father George Washford, mother Alice Milton.
  7. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1977/B82708.

Florence Rosina BRITTAIN1

(1885 - 1950)
Father*William Frank BRITTAIN1 b. 1862, d. 1933
Mother*Ellen ROBINSON1 b. 1866, d. 1950
Florence Rosina BRITTAIN was born on 27 March 1885 in Queensland.1,2,3

She had a brief liaison with (--?--) (---?---).

She married Alfred WARD in Queensland on 21 July 1908.1,4,5

Florence died on 1 April 1950 in Queensland at age 65.6

Family 2

Alfred WARD ( - 1958)
Children
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1885/C006447.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1885/006447.
  4. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1908/B006713.
  5. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1908/B006713.
  6. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Queensland, Reg. No. 1993, p2480.

Lenard Andrew BRITTAIN

(1925 - 2005)
Father*Alfred William BRITTAIN b. 1888, d. 1952
Mother*Janet Muir WARDLAW b. 1889, d. 1943
Lenard Andrew BRITTAIN was born on 20 June 1925 in Yandina, Queensland.

He died on 23 April 2005 in Bribie Island, Queensland, at age 79.
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Marion Ellen BRITTAIN

(1920 - 2011)
Father*Alfred William BRITTAIN1 b. 1888, d. 1952
Mother*Janet Muir WARDLAW1 b. 1889, d. 1943
Marion Ellen BRITTAIN was born in Queensland in 1920.

She died in 2011 in Queensland.
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."

Percy Sidney BRITTAIN1

(1896 - 1969)
Father*William Frank BRITTAIN1 b. 1862, d. 1933
Mother*Ellen ROBINSON1 b. 1866, d. 1950
Percy Sidney BRITTAIN was born on 1 September 1896 at Eudalo, via Boonah in Queensland.1,2,3

He enlisted in the 5th Field Artillery Brigade as a Driver (#5545) on 23 March 1916 at Brisbane. The unit embarked on HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 Sep 1916 and he returned to Australia on the 2 Jan 1919.4

He married Mary Annie Gertrude CAINES in Queensland on 26 March 1924.1,5,6

Percy died in 1969 in Queensland.7

Family

Mary Annie Gertrude CAINES (1898 - 1983)
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1896/C009548.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1896/009548.
  4. [S391] AIF database for WW1 Servicemen, at https://aif.adfa.edu.au/aif/
  5. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1924/C348.
  6. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1924/00348.
  7. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1969/C6204.

Robert Percy BRITTAIN1

(1928 - 1993)
Father*Alfred William BRITTAIN1 b. 1888, d. 1952
Mother*Janet Muir WARDLAW1 b. 1889, d. 1943
Robert Percy BRITTAIN was born in Queensland on 25 May 1928.2

Robert died on 18 August 1993 in Queensland at age 65.1,2 He was buried on 20 August 1993 at the Gympie Cemetery in Gympie.2
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Citations

  1. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  2. [S1163] Gympie Cemetery database, at http://research.gympiecemeterytrust.com.au:8008/mapguide/…, register no. 7299, location L3-7-369.