Ruth Kable (1897 – 1974)

Ruth was born in Bathurst on 04/09/1897.

She married to Robert Moss Marjoram in Lithgow on 12/02/1916.
Robert was born in Lithgow on 12/02/1888.

16 Feb, 1916 National Advocate



A quiet but rather pretty wedding was celebrated in St. Paul’s Church of England, by the Rev. D. H. Dillonat noon on Saturday, when Robert Moss, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Marjoram, of Marrangaroo, was married to Ruth, second youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sydney Kable, of Cook-street, Lithgow. The parties are well known in Bathurst. The bride was given away by her brother, Private Frank Kable, who is leaving at an early date for the front. She was prettily attired in white palletto silk, trimmed with shadow lace and orange blossoms, and wore the time-honored wreath and veil. The bridesmaids were Miss Pauline Kable,sister of the bride, and Miss Lydia Marjoram, sister of the bridegroom.The former was dressed in white silk and wore a mob cap to match; the latter appeared in pale blue silk with mob cap. The bride was also attended by her niece and nephew, Miss Daphne Burton and Master Dudley  Burton.The reception was held at the residence of the bride’s parents, only immediate friends being present. A few enjoyable hours were spent, and later Mr. and Mrs. Marjoram were accompanied to the station and seen off on  the train for the Mountains and Sydney, where the honeymoon will be spent. The bride’s travelling dress was of grey crepe de chine, with grey tulle hat, trimmed with pink silk roses.

They had 1 child:

  • Clarence Robert Moss Marjoram (1920 – 1963)

Robert died in Lithgow on 28/02/1927.

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Ruth remarried to Francis Arthur Giffney in Burrowa on 19/04/1930.
Francis was born on 05/10/1899 in Kumara Westland NZ.

They moved to New Zealand mid to late 1930’s.

Francis died in Canterbury NZ on 03/02/1973.
Ruth died in Canterbury on 29/04/1974.
They are buried at Ruru Lawn Cemetery, Christchurch, Canterbury, NZ.
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Clarence Robert Moss Marjoram (1920 – 1963)

Clarence was born in 1920 (possibly Lithgow).

He married to Mary Doreen Wakeling in Trunkey in 1941.
Mary was born in Bega on 27/06/1922.

They had 1 child:

  • Mavis Dawn Marjoram.

Clarence died in Gosford on 06/03/1963.

Mary died in Gosford in 2008.

Mavis Dawn Marjoram (Abt. 1942)

Mavis was born in about 1942.

She married to Brian Robert Roe in Gosford in 1963.