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SPOKES Stephen married Helen WINCHESTER 1875

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This family record compiled to assist familytreecircles member
looking for the SPOKES family in Colac, Victoria

were married in Victoria in 1875.

Stephen died 1915 in Beeac, Victoria, aged 65 years.
Parents not recorded.
Stephen's birth place given as Colac.

Note. There was a Stephen SPOKES born in Colac, Victoria in 1849
to parents James SPOKES and Annie. This may be him.

Helen, aka Ellen, died 1891 in Colac, Victoria, aged 34 years.
Parents named as Archibald WINCHESTER and Ann COWES.

Eleven children located Victorian records for Stephen and Helen.


Eliza Annie SPOKES.
Born: 1875 Ondit, Victoria.
Died: 1909 Colac, Victoria, aged 35 years.
Married: Francis John SIMPKIN.
Year: 1898.
Place: Victoria.
Francis died 1933, Beeac, Victoria, aged 62 years.
Parents named as Joseph SIMPKIN and Carol WHITE

Six children located for Francis and Eliza.

Francis Clifton SIMPKIN
Born: 1900 Cressy, Victoria.
Died: 1973 Colac, Victoria, aged 74 years.
Married: Irene Susan MISSEN.
Year: 1926.
Place: Victoria.

Stephen Archibald SIMPKIN.
Born: 1901 Cressy, Victoria.
Died: -

Gerte Ellen SIMPKIN.
Born: 1902 Cressy, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: John Neil joseph HUNT.
Year: 1931.
Place: Victoria.

Alexander Roy SIMPKIN.
Born: 1904 Cressy, Victoria.
Died: 1979 Geelong, Victoria, aged 74 years.

Thomas Winchester SIMPKIN.
Born: 1906 Cressy, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Elsie May HUNT.
Year: 1931.
Place: Victoria.

Elzie May SIMPKIN.
Born: 1909 Colac, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Horace Rupert ARTHUR.
Year: 1930.
Place: Victoria.


Archibald Winchester SPOKES.
Born: 1877 Colac, Victoria.
Died: 1949 Irwin district, Western Australia.
Married: Elizabeth Julia Ann FICKLING.
Year: 1917.
Place: Irwin district, Western Australia.
Elizabeth died 1958, Perth, Western Australia, aged 80 years.
Parents named as George H and Elizabeth

One child located for Archibald and Elizabeth.

Archibald G SPOKES
Born: 1919 Irwin district, Western Australia.
Died: -


Samuel SPOKES.
Born: 1878 Ondit, Victoria.
Died: 1878 not recorded, Victoria, aged 02 days.


Alice May SPOKES.
Born: 1879 Colac, Victoria.
Died: 1945 North Chilwell, Victoria, aged 65 years.
Married: Thomas Ebenezer STEWART.
Year: 1898.
Place: Victoria.
Thomas died 1968 Norlane, Victoria, aged 91 years.
Parents named as James STEWART and Margaret MCNAUGHTON

Five children located for Thomas and Alice.

Born: 1898 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: -

Thomas Archibald Roy STEWART.
Born: 1899 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: 1900 Illabarook, aged months.

Frances Miolphy STEWART.
Born: 1906 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: 1958 Nunawading, Victoria, aged 73 years.
Married: James MITCHELL.
Year: 1927.
Place: Victoria.

Ivan Donald STEWART.
Born: 1909 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: 1982 Geelong, Victoria, aged 73 years.
Married: Elva Eileen BENNETT.
Year: 1929.
Place: Victoria.

Cyril James STEWART.
Born: 1912 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: 1971 Norlane, Victoria, aged 59 years.
Married: Mabel Eleanor KIRK.
Year: 1939.
Place: Victoria.


Florence Lucy SPOKES.
Born: 1881 Ondit, Victoria.
Died: 1882 Colac, Victoria, aged 04 months.
Death recorded as Florence Ethel SPOKES.


Stephen Lorraine SPOKES.
Born: 1883 Ondit, Victoria.
Died: 1949 Yallourn, Victoria, aged 68 years.
Married: Lillian Cecilia ABBOTT.
Year: 1911.
Place: Victoria.
Lillian died 1922, Warragul, Victoria, aged 34 years.
Parents named as Stephen ABBOTT and Lena CHILLCOCK

Two children located for Stephen and Lillian.

Flora Winchester SPOKES
Born: 1915 Beeac, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: George Thomas REEVE.
Year: 1933.
Place: Victoria.

Lorna May SPOKES.
Born: 1916 Beeac, Victoria.
Died: 1919 Colac, Victoria, aged 02 years.

Note. Stephen's second given name of Lorraine as recorded in the birth index
may be an error. Other records give it as Laurence.


Cyril James SPOKES.
Born: 1884 Ondit, Victoria.
Died: 1962 Royal Park, Victoria, aged 78 years.
Married: Hettie Blanche GOODGE.
Year: 1914.
Place: Victoria.
Hettie died 1952, Mont Park, Victoria, aged 64 years.
Parents named as Simeon GOODGE and Annie BOYD

One child located for cyril and Hettie.

Hylda Boyd SPOKES
Born: 1917 South Melbourne, Victoria.
Doed: -
Married: William Rowan PEARCE.
Year: 1937.
Place: Victoria.


Joseph Henry SPOKES.
Born: 1885 Lismore, Victoria.
Died: 1961 Colac, Victoria, aged 76 years.
Married: Mary Jane HEARN.
Year: 1909.
Place: Victoria.
Mary died 1958, Colac, Victoria, aged 72 years.
Parents named as Robert E HEARN and Hettie JONES

Five children located for Joseph and Mary.

Esther May SPOKES
Born: 1910 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: 1944 Chilwell, Victoria, aged 33 years.
Married: unknown SMITH.
Year: -
Place: -

Clarence Joseph Henry SPOKES.
Born: 1912 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Gladys POTTS.
Year: 1942.
Place: Victoria.

Daisy Meryl SPOKES.
Born: 1914 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Lindsay Gordon STEPHENS.
Year: 1939.
Place: Victoria.

Archibald Benjamin SPOKES.
Born: 1917 Illabarook, Victoria.
Died: 1966 Murtoa, Victoria, aged 49 years.
Married: Mary Louisa SPOKES.
Year: 1938.
Place: Victoria.

Beryl Doreen SPOKES.
Born: 1919 Black Forest, Victoria.
Died: 1969 Pirron Yallock, Victoria, aged 50 years.
Married: Stanley Percy SPEARING.
Year: 1938.
Place: Victoria.


Arthur George SPOKES.
Born: 1886 Lismore, Victoria.
Died: 1934 Sale, Victoria, aged 45 years.


Harold Alexander SPOKES.
Born: 1889 Colac, Victoria.
Died: 1919 Melbourne South, Victoria, aged 29 years.
Married: Rose Evelyn Mcarthy SUMNER.
Year: 1914.
Place: Victoria.
Rose died 1948, West Brunswick, Victoria, aged 56 years.
Parents named as Henry SUMNER and Janet ALLAN

Three children located for Harold and Rose.

Born: 1916 Kensington, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Raymond George JAMES.
Year: 1934.
Place: Victoria.

Raymond Harold George SPOKES.
Born: 1918 South Melbourne, Victoria.
Died: -
Married: Phyllis Alam STANDERING.
Year: 1942.
Place: Victoria.

Morton SPOKES.
Born: 1920 Brunswick North, Victoria.
Died: -


Sydney Albert SPOKES.
Born: 1890 Darlington, Victoria.
Died: 1890 Darlington, aged 02 months.

Ondit was also known as Beeac.


Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Western Australia.

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by Peebles on 2012-08-09 08:37:43

Thankyou so much for the information it will fill in a few missing links Kevi Spokes

by simpea on 2013-05-06 06:30:14

Hi My name is Simone and my father was Morton Spokes who was born in 1920 and he was adopted out soon after. I have never known, nor did he know much about his real family. Would like to make contact please.

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