...do YOUR families link back to first South Australian wheat growers?
 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Hertha  Caecilie GERSCHWITZ

Hertha Caecilie GERSCHWITZ

Female 1888 - 1947  (58 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Hertha Caecilie GERSCHWITZ  [1
    Born 2 May 1888  Sedan SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Buried 0Apr 1947  Dudley Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Source FS Email 29.9.17 Marilyn Whittenbury "Hertha was buried at Dudley Park SA with her son Murray Allan Pursche who died 10 months later."
    Obituary 4 Apr 1947  Dudley Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    "She died suddenly at her residence in Rose Street Prospect SA. Dearly loved mother of Hilda (Mrs Airey) Norman, Clarence, Murray,Dudley and Glenda. Aged 59yrs.  
    Died 4 Apr 1947  Prospect SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Specific Source unknown:Provided by Marilyn Whittenbury, Zadow's Landing 29.9.17-"PURSCHE [nee Gerschwitz] On April 4th Suddenly at her residence in Prospect SA. Hertha Cecelia Pursche, dearly loved mother of Hilda (Mrs Airey) Norman, Clarence, Murray, Dudley and Glenda. Aged 59years."
    Person ID I-8561  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2019 

    Father Heinrich Wilhelm GERSCHWITZ,   b. 28 Oct 1860, Light Pass SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1937, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship -2805 
    Mother Emma Auguste Emilie POLK,   b. 27 Sep 1868, Kilkerran SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1907, Kilkerran SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Relationship -2805 
    Married 22 Sep 1887  Sedan SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F-2805  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Heinrich Johannes Albert PURSCHE,   b. 26 Mar 1885, Angaston SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1959, Angaston SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1911  Daly SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Specific Source unknown-except FS=family stories, family publications, internet. Provided by Marilyn Whittenbury email29.9.17:-Aged 26 Heinrich Johann "Albert" Purshce married Hertha Cecelia Gerschwitz aged 21 years at the Evangelist Church, South Kilkerran, District of Dalhousie, SA having 8 children between 1911-1932 at Maitland and Pt Victoria SA.
    Children 
    +1. Hilda Clara PURSCHE,   b. 12 Jul 1911, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1986, Forest Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  []
    +2. Norman Albert PURSCHE WWII, Private,   b. 2 Jul 1912, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1974, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  []
     3. Jean PURSCHE,   b. 1915, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1915, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
    +4. CH P, Private
     5. Irene Ada PURSCHE,   b. 22 Nov 1919, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1919, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     6. Murray Allen PURSCHE WWII, Private ,   b. 3 Jan 1923, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1948, Dudley Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  []
     7. Dudley Gordon PURSCHE WWII, Corporal,   b. 23 Aug 1924, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1998, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  []
     8. Glenda Grace PURSCHE,   b. 2 Jul 1932, Port Victoria SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1992, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  []
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 13:23:13 
    Family ID F-2786  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S-128] FS Marilyn Whittenbury - ID 8561 - emailed mclean1838-28.9.2017, Lorna McLean , Hotmail dated 29 Sep 17-Marilyn Whittenbury, 4 Sep 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Marilyn Whittenbury;BDM records of FS=family stories and family publications:"Meet the Minge's" and "Heritage of Faith-Meigel families in Australia" Authors: Meigel Reunion Committee;Tanunda SA,1981,408pp ISBN0959394702

    2. [S-128] FS Marilyn Whittenbury - ID 8561 - emailed mclean1838-28.9.2017, Lorna McLean , Hotmail dated 29 Sep 17-Marilyn Whittenbury, 4 Sep 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Marilyn Whittenbury;BDM records of FS=family stories and family publications:"Meet the Minge's" and "Heritage of Faith-Meigel families in Australia" Authors: Meigel Reunion Committee;Tanunda SA,1981,408pp ISBN0959394702
      Confirmed on genealogysa.com.au

    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, 4 Sep 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      MARRIAGE:1887 RegNo:152/938 GROOM-GERSCHWITZ,Heinrich BRIDE-POLK,Emma August Emilie at Angaston SA

    4. [S-128] FS Marilyn Whittenbury - ID 8561 - emailed mclean1838-28.9.2017, Lorna McLean , 4 Sep 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Marilyn Whittenbury detailed the BDM, and children.

    5. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 3 Dec 2016 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Marraige:1911 RegNo:246/321 GROOM:PURSCHE (Heinrich Albert Johann)=Johannis Albert BRIDE:GERSCHWITZ:Hertha Caecilie at Daly SA