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Irene Joyce SMITH

Irene Joyce SMITH

Female 1928 - 1950  (21 years)

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  • Name Irene Joyce SMITH 
    Born 19 Sept 1928  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Occupation 1946  Kilkenny SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Purchased a bicycle to go to work. Spinning at the Cotton Mills until her death in 1950 
    Died 17 Mar 1950  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thu 30 Mar 1950 Page 13 ADELAIDE POLICE...headline 'bail granted in murder case'
    • Died just prior to surgery to save her life in Queen Adelaide Hospital Adelaide SA. Myocarditis was the autopsy conclusion. See newspaper writeup re murder charges.
    Buried 21 Mar 1950  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Direct conversation and receipt of burial documentation with Lorna Mclean 20.7.17.Both in Plot number 7549 Path 50N in North Road (Anglican) Cemetery Adelaide SA. eldest daughter, Irene Joyce buried first in same plot as mother, Glady Irene Stoyel.
      headstone reads "In loving memory of IRENE JOYA (in fact Joyce; unmarried) SMITH passed away 17 March 1950 Aged 21 loved by all. Also Gladys Irene SMITH-nee Stoyel passed away 19 Jun 1968 aged 58". Source Lorna Mclean 20.7.2017
    Person ID I-7936  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2018 

    Father Charles Robert Taylor SMITH,   b. 16 Mar 1907, Walkerville SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship -668 
    Mother Gladys Irene STOYEL,   b. 16 Mar 1909, Macclesfield SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun1967, Morphettville SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Relationship -668 
    Married 17 Mar 1928  Walkerville SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Divorced 10 Apr 1952  [2
    • Formal Divorce 1952- Adelaide News (broadprint) wrote DIVORCE ORDER a reserved judgment, Mr. Justice Reed. in the Supreme Court today,granted an order nisi for divorce to Charles Robert Smith, of Payneham Road, Payneham, against Gladys Irene Smith, of Light Street, Exeter, for desertion Mr. Harry Alderman, QC, with Mr. J. R. Alder man, appeared for Smith. Thursday, April _10,:1952
    Residence c1930s  Rosebury SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Combined memories of maternal and paternal parents during their upbringing during the 1930's - 1950's where both sister were married within six mos of each other. Where it matched a family type production of some 80 pages of links THE JOHN AND SARAH KANALEY DESCENDANTS. No formal printing, no ISBN number nor printers name; just family remembering. Created in the 1990's with some now added hand notes and dates. Compilers of the story have now passed on. No names available. Redmond St Rosebury SA  
    Family ID F-668  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Charles Robert Smith (Mick) father of Joan Natalie McLean nee Smith 3876.jpg
    Charles Robert Smith (Mick) father of Joan Natalie McLean nee Smith 3876.jpg
    Charles Robert Smiths mum was a Taylor-Smith and the name stuck for 2-3 generations prior to Charles who then opted to revert to just Smith in Mums lifetime; Joan Natalie McLean -I3876 profile
    SMITH, Flora, Gladys(mum) and Irene c1947
    SMITH, Flora, Gladys(mum) and Irene c1947

    SMITH family children at Victor Harbour 1943+ 2sisters of Charles Robert Smith

    Headstones

    HS SMITH Charles Robert d.8Sep1977 Adelaide SA and 2wife

    HS SMITH Irene 1950 and mother Gladys Irene Smith nee Stoyel 1967

    Documents
    DEATH Internment SMITH Irene Joyce, Gladys Irene NORTH RD ADEL SA
    DEATH Internment SMITH Irene Joyce, Gladys Irene NORTH RD ADEL SA
    DEATH Internment SMITH Irene Joyce, Gladys Irene NORTH RD ADEL SA

  • Sources 
    1. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 20.1.2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Groom Surname: SMITH Charles Robert Bride Surname: STOYEL
      Bride Given Names: Gladys Irene Marriage Date: 17-Mar-1928
      Marriage Place: St Andrews Church Walkerville SA Groom Age: 21 Groom Marital Status: S Groom Father: William Taylor SMITH Bride Age: 18 Bride Marital Status: S Bride Father: Oswald Gwen STOYEL District: Adelaide SA Book/Page: 314/837
      No other known evidence of BDM. Followup this website source to generalise the accuracy of this information & spellchecks

    2. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 20.1.2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Youngest daughter, Joan Natalie McLean nee Smith in 1996 told her second daughter, Lorna McLean that her father Charles Robert Smith and Gladys Irene Stoyel, were later divorced after her father was officially charged with abandoning the family. Reported in the newspaper. 25 Sept 1996 Researcher Lorna Mclean
      No other known evidence of BDM. Followup this website source to generalise the accuracy of this information & spellchecks