Ruby Valentine Wild (1886 – 1977)

Ruby was born in Bourke on 23/10/1886.

She married to William Reece in 1912 in Sydney. William was born on 14/04/1885 in Chelsea, England.

They had the following children:

  • Margaret Reece (1914 –   ?    )

  • Geoffrey Thomas Reece (1920 – 2001)

William died on 12/04/1956 in Manly District Hospital, Sydney.

Ruby died in Rockingham WA on 06/02/1977.


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Margaret Reece (1914 –     ?    )

Margaret was born on 10/09/1914 in Randwick and baptised on 08/11/1914 in Sydney.

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Margaret married in 1938 in Sydney to Frederick Donala Dockray. Frederick was born January 1901 in Hunslet, Yorkshire West Riding. 

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At some time they went overseas to England and arrived back in Fremantle Western Australia on 09/08/1949, together with presumably their daughter

  • Virginia Marie Dockray

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Margaret and Frederick divorced on 03/12/1952 in Perth.

Frederick died in Fremantle WA in 1966.

There are no records for the passing of Margaret. Her mother Ruby moved to WA after the death of her husband William in 1956.

Geoffrey Thomas Reece (1920 – 2001)

Geoffrey was born in Coogee on 30/09/1920.

He married to Mavis Eleanor Wigram in Sydney on 14/12/1946. Mavis was born in 1918.

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They had 2 children.

Geoffrey died in Sydney on 23/06/2001.
Mavis died in Sydney on 09/10/2002.