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Looking for FISK family in South Australia

Looking for relatives of Edith Emily FISK, formerly of Crystal Brook, Sth Australia
Daughter born in 1901 named Alvena FISK
Crystal Brook Cemetery Records show Thomas Augustin Solomon as partner to Edith Emily Fisk
when he passed away on June 24, 1901 (aged 30 years)

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by janilye on 2012-10-27 10:38:28

Edith Emily Fisk was born in Crystal Brook South Australia on the 23 July 1885 the fourth of five children born to Henry FISK b: London 1853 died at Gawler in 1928 and Maria (BARKER ? b: 1848 South Australia ?) d:10 May 1930 Adelaide.
Two other children of Henry FISK and Maria, nee BARKER were:-
Stephen 1881-1959 m. Mabel THOMAS 1882-1909
Henry 1882-1966 m. Florence Myrtle CLARK 1894-1966

After Solomon died Edith Emily FISK married William Richard Parkyn 1873-1955 on the 26 August 1903. They had 7 children George 1904, Richard 1906, Martha 1908 and William 1910, Dorothy, Clarry, Ernest and Rose. Edith Emily died at Strathalbyn in South Australia on 29 September 1951.
Alvena FISK was born at Crystal Brook, South Australia in 1901. She married William George CURNOW 1898-1959 on the 21 April 1917.
they had 3 children Mavis 1917-2000 Daphne 1919-1976 and Stella 1921-1987.

The Advertiser, Wednesday 3 July 1901
SOLOMON.?On the 24th June, at Crystal Brook, Thomas Augustin, the dearly-beloved son of G. A. and E. Solomon, aged 30 years. English papers please copy

The Advertiser, Monday 1 October 1951
PARKYN.? On September 29 at Strathalbyn. Edith Emily, the dearlv loved wife of William Richard Parkyn of Woodchester and loving mother of George, Dick, Martha. Bill, Dolly, Clarry, Ernest (deceased) and Rosie. Aged 66 years

The Advertiser, Monday 1 October 1951
PARKYN.? THE FRIENDS of Mr.WILLIAM RICHARD PARKYN are respectfully informed that the funerai of his late WIFE (Edith Emily) will leave his residence. Woodchester. on MONDAY, at 2 p.m. for the Woodchester Cemetery.
CALDWELLS. Undertakers. Strathalbyn. Phone 27

The Advertiser, Wednesday 24 October 1951
PARKYN.? Mr W. Parkyn and family wish to THANK all kind relatives and friends for letters, cards, beautiful floral tributes and personal expressions of sympathy in the very sad loss of a dear wife and mother.

The Advertiser, Friday 4 May 1928
FISK.?On the 3rd may, at Hutchinson Hospital, Gawler Henry Fisk, of Todd-street, Gawler, age 74. At rest.

The Advertiser, Saturday 10 May 1930
FISK? THE FRIENDS of the late MRS. MARIA FISK. late of Gawler are respectfully informed that her FUNERAL will leave 312, Pulteney-street. City. on SATURDAY at 1 p.m., for the Willeston Cemetery.
R. T. WALLMAN & SON. Undertakers. 212. Palteney-st., city. Phone Cen. 769. Goodwood-road. Millwood. Phone U. 2681. Glen Osmond-road. Eastwood. Cen. 769

The last two notices were very difficult to find because of the poor quality and even harder to decipher. Also possibly the reason I did not find a death notice for Maria.
Please cross reference all the above data.
Jan ( not related)

by tonkin on 2012-10-27 17:45:27

Maria FISK.
Died: 08 May 1930, Magill Hospital, South Australia, aged 83 years.
Status: Widow.
Residence: Gawler, South Australia.
Deceased husband named as Henry FISK.

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