Richard Sydney Williams (1847 – 1921)

Richard was born on 20/02/1847 in (registered) Sydney and was baptised on 14/03/1847 in St. Lawrence Sydney.

He married to Isabella Alexandra Forsyth in 1880 in Braidwood.
Isabella was born on 14/03/1852 in Tillicoultry, Clackmannan, Scotland.
She arrived in Australia with her parents and 2 older siblings on 28/07/1853 on board the “Bloomer”.

BDM records are showing the following children:

  • Amaline Margaret Williams (1883 – 1884)

  • Lloyd William Williams (1885 – 1900)

  • Eliza May Williams (1890 – 1960)

  • Sydney Forsyth Williams (1893 – 1956)

Richard died in Lakemba on 23/10/1921.

Funeral notice

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 – 1954) Tue 25 Oct 1921 Page 7.

Isabella died on 05/12/1936 in Lakemba.

Screen Shot 2018-01-13 at 5.31.13 pm

SMH – unknown date

Amaline Margaret Williams (1883 – 1884)

Amaline was born in 1883 in Argyle, Goulburn (registration).

She died at her father’s residence at Marulan on 10/11/1884, age 1 year and 9 months. Announced in the Sydney Mail of 22/11/1884.

Lloyd William Williams (1885 – 1900)

Lloyd was born in 1885 in Goulburn.
He was killed by lightning (coroners inquest) in February 1900 near Marulan.

Eliza May Williams (1890 – 1962)

Eliza was born in 1890 in Goulburn.

She married to James Nathan West in 1925 in Sydney. James was born in 1890.

They had 1 child:

  • Muriel Violet West (1919 – 2010)

The marriage ended in divorce in the beginning of the 1930’s.

James (most likely) died on 18/11/1948.
Eliza died in Sydney in 1962.

Muriel Violet West (1919 – 2010)

Muriel was born in Darlinghurst on 07/09/1919.
She married in Sydney in 1940 to Henry George Allan. Henry was born on 28/11/1909 ion Melbourne.
Henry was married before to Charlotte Heywood (1915 – 1982) with whom he had 2 children.

Muriel and Henry had 2 children:

  • Larraine May Allan
  • Ray Allan

Muriel, Harry
Muriel and Henry

Henry died on 09/01/1997 in St Marys NSW.
Muriel died on 06/04/2010 in Minchinbury NSW.

Muriel Violet ALLAN  (obituary Daily Telegraph)

ALLAN, Muriel Violet April 6, 2010 Beloved wife of Henry George (deceased). Much loved mother of Ray and Larraine, mother-in-law of Margaret and Paul. Loving and cherished grandmother and great-grandmother of all her family. Aged 90 years Always loved Family and friends of MURIEL are invited to attend her funeral service to be held Saturday April 10, 2010 in the North Chapel of Pinegrove Crematorium, Great Western Highway, Minchinbury commencing at 12 noon. Minchinbury 9625-8500 Proudly Australian Member AFDA.

Sydney Forsythe Williams (1893 – 1956)

Sydney was born on 17/01/1893 in Argyle.

He married to Sylvia Gwendoline Sly in 1948 in Cootamundra.
Sylvia was born in Berry on 22/11/1907.

Sydney died on 24/03/1956 in Cremorne.
Sylvia died in Cremorne on 03/07/2002.