Catherine Mileham Kable (1875 – 1939)

Catherine was born on 05/10/1875 in Blayney.

She married to James Sydney Morthorpe on 23/07/1896 in Blayney. James was born in Cooming Creek on 28/06/1868.

Birth records NSW are showing that they had the following children:

  • James Jacob Morthorpe (1897 – 1980)

  • Donald William Morthorpe (1899 – 1983)

  • Alfred Russell Morthorpe (1902 – 2003)

  • Hector Marshall Morthorpe (1904 – 1967)

  • Kenneth Archibald Morthorpe (1907 – 1976)

  • Arnold Trevor Morthorpe (1912 – 1998)

  • George Grenfelle Morthorpe (1912 – 1985)

  • Leonard Francis Morthorpe (1914 – 1990)

  • Anne Bertha Doris Morthorpe (1918 – 1996)

morthorpe brothers x 5

Catherine died on 12/10/1939 in Hurstville.

James died in Sydney on 03/11/1956.

Both are buried at Woronora Cemetery.

Kenneth Archibald Morthorpe (1907 – 1976)

Kenneth was born in Blayney on 12/09/1907.

He married Doris Ivy Cowd in 1931 in Glebe. Doris was born on 25/01/1909 in Lithgow.

They had 2 children:

  • Pat Thompson (nee Morthorpe)

  • Betty Osgood (nee Morthorpe)

 

Kenneth died on 31/03/1976 in Belmont.

Doris died in Gosford on 10/10/1981

Arnold Trevor Morthorpe (1912 – 1998)

Arnold was born in 1912 in Blayney.

He married to Edith Ethel Kennedy in Willoughby on 20/09/1941. Edith was born in Winton QLD on 16/01/1920.

They had 3 children.

Edith died in 1995 in Southport QLD.

Arnold died in Gold Coast QLD in 1998.

Twins Arnold and George

George Grenfelle Morthorpe (1912 – 1985)

George was born in Blayney in 1912.

He married to Edna O’Connor in Wollongong in 1937.

They had a daughter:

  • Virginia Helena Morthorpe (   ?   – 1945)

In 1980 George and Edna were registered on the Electoral roll for Kembla.

George died in Port Kembla on 22/01/1985.

Leonard Francis Morthorpe (1914 – 1990)

Leonard was born in Blayney in 1914.

He married in 1936 in Wollongong to Hazel Margaret Carberry. Hazel was born in Sydney in 1916.

Hazel died in Wollongong on 17/12/1974.

Leonard died on 02/05/1990 in Wollongong.

Anne Bertha Doris Morthorpe (1918 – 1996)

Anne was born on 05/04/1918 in Hobbies Yard NSW.

She married to Alfred John Rickards in St Michael Anglican Church in Wollongong on 06/05/1939. Alfred was born on 13/04/1918 in Carlton VIC.

They had 3 children.

Alfred died on 04/12/1964 in Concord Hospital, Concord and is buried on 06/12/1964 at Unanderra, Wollongong.

Anne died on 25/01/1996 in Towradgie Nursing Home, Towradgie NSW.