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Douglas Hamilton BRADLEY

Douglas Hamilton BRADLEY

Male 1928 -  (91 years)

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  • Name Douglas Hamilton BRADLEY  [1
    Born 16 Dec 1928  Strathfieldsaye Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes
    • He was educated at Kybybolite and at Ballaral College, Victoria 1943-1946 then farmed at "Battunga Park" Strathfieldsaye Victoria and Nellan properties as do two of his sons now in 1993. His account of his career includes that the farm has been predominately merino sheep and cereal growing and share farming on the Naracoone Plains. In 1976 he ventured into growing specialty wool and received a world record price of $4000 for a ram. Douglas has been a committee member of the Tukidale Sheep Society of Australia since 1983 and President for 3 years, (Section 526 of the original Alfred Bradley property, plus sections 614, 615-554, 555, 556). A well established stud has eventuated.

      Further activities of Douglas Bradley: Secretary of the Kybybolite Football Club, Committee member, President. Cricket and Tennis Committees, School Committee Secretary. Kybybolite C.F.S. Secretary and committee for 43 years. President of the Naracoorte Fire Fighting Association for 3 years and executive for 14 years. Kybybolite Hall Secretary 12 years and committee member from 1948. Volunteer driver for St. John's Ambulance for Adelaide trips Local Cub Pack. Session Clerk. St. Andrew's Church, Naracoorte and Board of Management for 28 years. Elder 9 years. Committee member of the Kybybolite Agricultural Bureau and President for 2 years and has been guest speaker at the South East Agricultural Bureau conference.
    Person ID I-1649  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2016 

    Father Alfred Hamilton BRADLEY,   b. 20 May 1896, North Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1985, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Eily Magdalene Caroline SCHINCKEL,   b. 4 Dec 1893, Goroke Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1984, Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 21 Sep 1921  Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Concerning the marriage of Eily and Alfred: the bridesmaids wore white crepe-de-chine with gold lace and black net caps made by Mrs Rene Schinckel. They were trimmed with violets and the girls carried white fur muffs also trimmed with violets.
      Extract of Biography from the BRB page number not provided as a source/citation.
    Marriage/Wedding 21 Sep 1921  Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rev R. W. McLean officiated at wedding St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Naracoorte, SA 
    Family ID F-541  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marjorie Fay HARDING 
    Married
    • Marjorie and Douglas married in the 1950s.
    Children 
     1. John Douglas BRADLEY,   b. 17 Oct 1953, Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Philip Hamilton BRADLEY,   b. 27 Sep 1956, Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Andrew David BRADLEY,   b. 16 Jan 1959, Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Christopher Charles BRADLEY,   b. 26 Jan 1961, Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1981  (Age 20 years)
     5. Carolyn Mary BRADLEY,   b. 7 Jul 1963, Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2016 04:37:51 
    Family ID F-544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Stories
    5030 - Douglas Hamilton Bradley & Marjorie Fay Harding
    5030 - Douglas Hamilton Bradley & Marjorie Fay Harding
    Allan's descendants - biography as published in the BRB in 1995.

  • 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-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, genealogy.sa requires log in, 5 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Alfred Hamilton BRADLEY m. Eily Magdalene Caroline SCHINCKEL on 1921, September 21 at St Andrews Presb Church Naracoorte
      Groom Age: 25 Groom Approx. Birth Year: 1896 Groom Marital Status: S Groom Father: Alfred BRADLEY Bride Age: 27
      Bride Approx. Birth Year: 1894 Bride Marital Status: S Bride Father Name: William Albert Edward SCHINCKEL District: Robe
      Symbol: S Book/Page: 288/860
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