Fords of Katandra

Victoria Australia

      Ethel Maud SIMS     

Spouse of William Herbert FORD

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William Herbert FORD and Ethel Maud SIMS wedding 1913




Living Female 19xx
Bernice May 1916-1996
Doreen Florence 1918-2000
Norman 1922-1989
Colin Albert 1925-1964
William Henry (Bill) 1928-1978
Living Female 19xx
NAME Ethel Maud (Maud) FORD
(nee SIMS)
FATHER Albert James SIMS
MOTHER Elizabeth  SIMS
BIRTH DATE 15 April 1892
BIRTH PLACE Springhurst, Victoria, Australia
SIBLINGS         Zillah Mabel (Sanderson) 1883-1963
Arthur Victor 1886-1966
Percy James 1896-1918
Ernest Albert 1900-1973
Emma Elizabeth (Berry) 1904-1980
EDUCATION Name of School
OCCUPATION Occupations
SPOUSE William Herbert FORD
MARRIAGE DATE 16 September 1913
MARRIAGE PLACE St Mary's Anglican Church,
DEATH DATE 22 October 1966
DEATH PLACE Town, Victoria, Australia
CREMATION DATE 31 October 1966
CREMATION PLACE Fawkner Cemetery,
Garden of Rememberance 1,
Comp Roses, Bed F Rose 46,
Fawkner, Victoria, Australia.
CAUSE OF DEATH info from death cert
KNOWN RESIDENCES 00 Name Street Town, State yyyy-yyyy
00 Name Street Town, State yyyy-yyyy
00 Name Street Town, State yyyy-yyyy

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Family Memories

Benalla Standard, Thur Nov 3rd 1966, Tungamah News Obituary.

Mrs Ethel Maud FORD

The death occured on Friday, suddenly, at her home 9 McLean Street of Mrs Ethel Maud Ford, aged 74. Deceased was the loved wife of the late William (Lal) Ford, loved mother of Edna (Mrs Morey), Bernice (Mrs Batey), Dawn (Mrs Hounslow), Norman, Colin (deceased), Bill and Jean (Mrs Chapman) and loved mother in law of Albert (deceased) Jack, Allan, Mavis, Fizz, Nean and Jack, lifelong friend of Mary and dear Gran of 23 grandchildren and 12 Great Grandchildren.  The funeral Left St Marks Church of England, Sunshine for the Fawkner Crematorium on Monday October 31 at 1.15pm. The Late Mrs Ford lived at Youanmite with her husband and family and retired later to Sunshine.





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William's & Ethel's Headstones at the Fawkner Cemetery

Marriage Certificate No# 114/5966