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Dorothy Isobel ARTHUR

Dorothy Isobel ARTHUR

Female 1907 - 1980  (73 years)

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  • Name Dorothy Isobel ARTHUR  [1
    Nickname Dorrie 
    Born 22 Feb 1907  Orroroo SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • The BRB has Dorothy's birthdate as 25th Jan 1909 whereas John Gladwell has it as 22nd Feb 1907.
    Gender Female 
    Biography Notes Dorrie met William at the time her parents were running the 'Waukaringa' guest house on the Parade at Norwood.
    They married in 1940 when William was in uniform prior to his departure for the War in the Middle East.   [3
    Died 10 Apr 1980  Woodville SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • The BRB has Dorothy's death as 10th May 1980 whereas John Gladwell has it as 10th April 1980.
    • death at Queens Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, SA
    Person ID I-1274  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 27 May 2020 

    Father Thomas ARTHUR,   b. 8 Feb 1870,   d. 30 May 1952  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship -412 
    Mother Alice Maude Jane NUTT,   b. 8 Sep 1880, Yatina SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1943, Norwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship -412 
    Children of marriage The four daughters were known through the District as ?the Arthur girls?.  [3
    Family ID F-412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Charles Spencer GLADWELL,   b. 1 Apr 1908, Eastwood Essex UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1983, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. JNT# G
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2017 11:50:11 
    Family ID F-424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0070 - Maude Arthur and daughters Dorothy, Marjorie, Blanche (Maud) & Glad.jpg
    0070 - Maude Arthur and daughters Dorothy, Marjorie, Blanche (Maud) & Glad.jpg
    0069 - Christening of Dorothy ARTHUR, born 22nd Feb 1907
    0069 - Christening of Dorothy ARTHUR, born 22nd Feb 1907
    Front: Mabel NUTT (holding Marjorie), Alice ARTHUR (holding Dorothy), Mary Dawson (nee McLEAN), John NUTT & Rowland NUTT.
    Mabel is Dorothy's aunty, Marjorie is her sister, Alice is her mother, Mary & John are her grandparents, and Rowland is her uncle.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] BRB 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995 copies available, Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. .

    2. [S-38] FM John Gladwell - ID 1281 -evidence pending.

    3. [S-214] FM John Gladwell - email in Feb 2019.