Sylvia Constance Soden (1879 – 1959)

Sylvia was born in Bathurst on 12/12/1879.

She married to Hugh Harris Jones Burns in Sydney in 1903. Hugh was born in 1879.

They had the following children:

  • Hugh Burns (1904 –   ?  )

  • Donald Burns (1905 –   ?  )

  • Thora Mary Burns (1910 –   ?  )

Hugh died in Sydney on 29/10/1934 and is buried in Noth Ryde Cemetery, Sydney.

Sylvia died in Chatswood on 19/09/1959.

Hugh Burns (1904) and Donald Burns (1905)

Little is known about Hugh and Donald other than a mention in 3 family trees.

Thora Mary Burns (1910 –    ?   )

Thora was born in 1910 in Coogee.

 She married to William Percival Horace Haddon on 22/12/1928 in the Church of St. Andrew in Lane Cove. William was born in 1906 in Beechworth VIC.

They most likely had 3 children (source electoral roll 1958 Newtown):

  • Donald William Haddon

  • Hugh Horace Haddon

  • Thora Constance Haddon

In 1953 Thora married to Wilfred Henry Matthews in Chatswood. Wilfred was born in 1914 in Ryde and was married before to Minnie Masterton.

Wilfred died 15/09/1983 in Forster.