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Albert (Maxwell) STURTZEL

Albert (Maxwell) STURTZEL

Male 1914 - 2000  (86 years)

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  • Name Albert (Maxwell) STURTZEL  [1, 2
    Nickname Max 
    Born 10 Mar 1914  Thebarton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes 1932  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Max, an amateur cyclist and road racer, won numerous trophies. In 1932, a promotional cycle ride (to publize a new kind of bike) from Adelaide to Melbourne and back for Myer Emporium was repeated two years later.
    He also appeared in Musical Comedies in many Adelaide theatres, as a specialty tap dancer (member of a trio) eg. "Victoria and Her Hussai" at the Theatre Royal. 
    Occupation At an early stage (in the 1930s?) he worked at Myers Drapery Dept ? at the same time that Dora was in the Perfume Dept. 
    Occupation Railway engine driver 
    Residence Thebarton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Filsell St, Thebarton 
    • The house was built by Albert's father, Albert (senior) Sturtzel.
    Died 4 Apr 2000  [2
    Person ID I-1587  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 24 May 2019 

    Father Albert William STURTZEL,   b. 20 Jun 1882, Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1926, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship -521 
    Mother Eva May MCLEAN,   b. 23 Feb 1886, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Died 
    Relationship -521 
    Married Bordertown SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children of marriage Eva and Albert had three children - Audrey,Max and Geof. The following, from funeral notices, are Eva's grandchildren and great grandchildren - Maureen, Lance, Cheryl, Carole, Phillip, Richard, Craig, Ronald, Jeremy, Matthew, Rebecca, Adam, Michelle, Lyn (spouse) and Glenda (spouse). All of these are no the family tree.
    (Note by Don Gordon on 16th May 2019)
     
    Residence Thebarton 
    Family ID F-521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GNM W 
    Children 
     1. LM S
    +2. CE# S
     3. PC S
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2017 14:40:21 
    Family ID F-525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. 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-129] FS Judy Beyer, nee Way - ID 9080 - publication, p106.