Harold Joseph Durrington (1886 – 1967)

Durrington Harold J

Harold was born on 08/10/1886 in Windsor.

Windsor and Richmond Gazette (NSW 1888 – 1954)

Friday 18 December 1918

Week to Week.

Mr. Harold Durrington, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Durrington, and Miss Amy Brown, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Brown, both of Cornwallis, were quietly married in Sydney last Saturday. They will reside at Richmond Lowlands. The “Gazette” joins with their many friends in wishing them all happiness and prosperity.

He maried Amy Brown on 12/10/1918 in Sydney at St Stephens C/E.
Amy was born on 20/11/1885 in Sackville Reach.
Amy and Laura, the wife of Eric (Harold’s brother) are sisters.

Durrington Marshall and father Harold also Les Clark

Harold (L) and son Marshall (M). Also Les Clark (R).

They had the following children:

  • Marshall Henry Durrington (1919 – 2005)

  • Eileen Durrington (1920 – 1998)

  • Neil Durrington (1921 – 1996)

Amy died on 20/12/1922 as a result of heart failure.
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Harold died on 27/07/1967.
Both died in Windsor Hospital and are buried at St Thomas Church, Sackville Reach.

HS Durrington Amy and Harold

Marshall Henry Durrington (1919 – 2005)

Marshall was born in Cornwallis on 24/04/1919 and baptised on 05/06/1919 in Windsor, St. Matthews C/E.

He was a devoted dairy farmer, never married.

He died in Richmond on 07/02/2005. He is interred with his grandparents Emanuel and Izetta Durrington in Windsor.
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Eileen Durrington (1920 – 1998)

Eileen was born in Cornwallis on 28/10/1920.

She married to Norman Skillen in 1942 in Richmond. Norman was born in Ipswith QLD on 23/09/1921.

They had 1 child:

  • Unnamed Skillen (1950 – 1950)

Norman died in Ryde on 30/07/1978.

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Eileen died in Parramatta on 25/02/1998.

Neil Durrington (1921 – 1996)

Neil was born in Sackville Reach on 05/11/1921 and baptised on 18/12/1921 in Windsor, St. Matthews C/E.

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He married to Evelyn Abrahams in 1952 in Richmond. Evelyn was born in 1927 in Richmond.

Evelyn died on 28/08/1961 in Richmond.

Neil died on 27/10/1996 in Richmond.