Ernest Clifford Cyril (Ted) Ford (1909 – 1981)

Ted was born in Orange on 12/11/1909.

He married in 1934 in Parkes to Edna Gwendoline Johnston. Gwen was born in Parkes on 20/02/1914.

They had 4 children:

  • Elaine Ford (1934 –        )

  • Hazel Betty Ford (1936 – 2007)

  • Rhonda Merline Ford (1945 –        )

  • Denise Kay Ford (1945 –        )

Betty – Gwen – Rhonda – Elaine – Densie Photo taken in Feb 1994

From 1938 till 1948 Ted served the Army. He was enlisted in Brisbane, service number NX 149903.

Ted Ford Sports Store

Ted in front of his sports store (courtesy Marie Hoffman)

Ted died in Sydney on 17/06/1981.

Gwen died on 14/11/2008 in Camden District Nursing home.

Hazel Betty Ford (1936 – 2007)

Hazel was born on 22/06/1936 in Orange.

She married to Trevor Ronald Manley in 1960 in Marrickville.

Hazel died in Sydney on 16/09/2007.