Henry Charlton Kable (1830 – 1916)

Henry was born in Abercrombie on 10/08/1830 and baptised on 12/09/1830 in Bathurst.


He married to Mary Ann Strong in St John Parramatta on 26/01/1853. Mary was born in Bathurst on 27/10/1835 and baptised in St. James on 08/11/1835. Mary is a descendant of William the Conqueror.

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The had the following 9 children:

  • William Charlton Kable (1853 – 1922)

  • Henry Eric Charlton Kable (1855 – 1925)

  • James Charlton Kable (1858 – 1941)

  • Frederick Joseph Charlton Kable (1860 – 1932)

  • John Charlton Kable (1865 – 1925)

  • Agnes Susan Charlton Kable (1866 – 1960)

  • Elvina Emily Mary Kable (1873 – 1957)

  • Malcolm George Kable (1875 – 1951)

  • Walter Edgar Kable (1877 – 1943)

​Mary was living with her daughter Elvina in 1905 in 116 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane North. Mary died on 19/09/1906 in Brisbane.
Henry stayed with his sons in Killarney, where he died on 11/09/1916.

James Charlton Kable (1858 – 1941)

James was born in 03/08/1858 in Sydney and baptised on 25/09/1858 in Sint Michael Surry Hill, Sydney.

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He married to Anastasia Elizabeth Mary Vincent de Paul Whyte on 02/08/1893 in Queensland.

Name: Anastasia Elizabeth Mary Vincent De Paul Whyte
Spouse Name: James Charlton Kable
Marriage Date: 02 Aug 1893
Marriage Place: Queensland

Anastasia was born in Cooma NSW in 1870. Her registration is:

Name: Anastasia Elizabeth Whyte
Birth Date: 1870
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1870
Registration Place: Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
Father: John Joseph Whyte
Mother: Mary Murphy (married 1869 in Cooma)
Registration Number: 8883
Name: Anastasia Kable
Death Date: 1899
Death Place: New South Wales
Father’s name: John
Mother’s name: Mary
Registration Year: 1899
Registration Place: Petersham, New South Wales
Registration Number: 7008

Anastasia died in Petersham NSW in 1899.
The death registration is as “Anastasia Kable”, on the Find-a-Grave index it is “Anastasia E Kable and on the Cemetery Headstone Transcriptions she is “Anastasia Elizabeth Kable”. ​
It is unclear why on her Marriage records “Mary Vincent De Paul” is added as middle names.

​James married to Annie Browne. Annie was born in Glen Creek QLD on 10/06/1881.

James died on 09/05/1941 in Brisbane.
Annie died on 16/07/1978 in Brisbane.
They are buried together at South Brisbane Cemetery .

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John Charlton Kable (1865 – 1925)

John was born in 1865 in Queensland.

He married to Ruth Desbois in Eton on 01/07/1896. Ruth was born in Rosewood QLD on 21/03/1877.

Ruth Desbois

It is not known if they had any children.

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Police Gazette 24/04/1918 page 189.

John died on 29/01/1925 in Killarney, Queensland.
Ruth died on 04/08/1968 in Bowen Hills Qld.