Fords of Katandra

Victoria Australia

Frederick Arthur FORD  
1859-1947
Married to Elizabeth SMITH
5th child of Thomas FORD & Eliza Ann BATE
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Frederick Arthur Ford

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FREDERICK & ELIZABETH FORD
 HAD 11 CHILDREN

Frederick Arthur (Ted) 1885-1949
Eva Adeline (Dolly) 1887-1890
Mabel Maud 1889-1954
Bertram Seymour 1890-1974
Cecil Stanley (Jim) 1891-1935
Horace Vincent 1892-1893
Inez Imogene 1895-1976
Hercules Diamond Jubilee 1896-1898
Harold Logan Bate 1898-1979
Clarence Roy 1900-1977
Albert Edward 1902-1968

 

NAME Frederick Arthur FORD 
FATHER Thomas FORD 
MOTHER Eliza Ann FORD (nee BATE)
BIRTH DATE 13 June 1859
BIRTH PLACE  Seymour, Victoria, Australia
SIBLINGS         Thomas John 1849-1928
William Henry 1852-1933
Eliza Ann 1855-1921
Frederick Arthur 1857-1857
Francis Alfred 1862-1911
Florence Henrietta 1865-1936
Arthur Edward 1869-1942
Lavinia Maria 1871-1951
Joseph Herbert 1873-1948
EDUCATION Name of School
OCCUPATION Farmer
Farm Manager
SPOUSE Elizabeth SMITH
MARRIAGE DATE 17 March 1884
MARRIAGE PLACE North Richmond, Victoria, Australia
DEATH DATE 5 June 1947
DEATH PLACE Mooroopna Hospital,
Mooroopna,
Victoria, Australia
BURIAL DATE 6 June 1947
BURIAL PLACE Katandra Cemetery,
Section, C of E, R2 G16,
Katandra, Victoria, Australia.
CAUSE OF DEATH Cardiac Failure.
KNOWN RESIDENCES 00 Name Street Town State yyyy-yyyy
00 Name Street Town State yyyy-yyyy
Three Chain Rd
Katandra West
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Frederick Arthur & Elizabeth  Wedding day

 

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Family Memories

Frederick's Katandra farm was named Gorstella, 


Photo below
of the name plate on the property gate
gorstella

 

Newspaper article 

 

" The ARGUS"
(Melbourne, Vic) Saturday 10 September 1932.

DOOKIE - Widespread regret was expressed throughout the district at the reported death of Mr Frederick A. Ford, a well known resident of the Katandra district. However it was later found that Mr Ford had not died, but was seriously ill. He has lived at Katandra for more than 30 years.

 

 

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Reerences:
Birth Certificate No# 807/14989
Death Extract: 18924/5960