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VENABLES William married Tryphena TERRY 1886

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Information Journal.

Groom: William Henry VENABLES.
Age: 45 years.
Status: Single.
Father: George VENABLES.

Bride: Tryphena TERRY nee SMITH.
Age: 37 years.
Status: Widow.
Father: David SMITH.

Date married: 03 October 1882.
Place: Wesleyan Parsonage, Jamestown, South Australia.

William died 22 October 1904 in Laura, South Australia.
Age: 71 years.
Status: Not recorded.

Tryphena died 02 July 1912 in Laura, South Australia.
Age: 68 years.
Status: Widow.
Deceased husband named as William Henry VENABLES.

Birth records indicate William and Tryphena had a few children before they were married. Births were not registered or they were recorded under a different spelling.
See notes below for William and Tryphena.

Seven children located South Australian records for William and Tryphena.


William Henry VENABLES.
Born: 10 January 1874, Gottliebs Wells, South Australia.
Died: 07 August 1947, Laura Hospital, South Australia.
Age: 73 years.
Status: Married.

Married: Florence Beatrice WIESNER.
Date: 11 January 1908.
Place: Methodist Manse, Laura, South Australia.

Florence died 05 September 1965, Laura, South Australia.
Age: 79 years.
Status: Widow.
Deceased husband named as William Henry VENABLES.
See Post: VENABLES William married Florence WIESNER 1908


Born: 08 October 1875, Parnaroo, South Australia.
Died: 12 May 1941, Laura, South Australia.
Age: 66 years.
Status: Widow.
Deceased husband named as Charles James BAOHM.

Married: Charles James BAOHM.
Date: 04 August 1894.
Place: Residence of William Henry VENABLES, South Australia.
See Post: BAOHM Charles married Ada VENABLES 1894


Francis Edgar VENABLES.
Born: 14 November 1879, Tarcowie, South Australia.
Died: 08 January 1952, Laura, South Australia.
Age: 72 years.
Status: Married.

Married: Agnes Jane BOWEN.
Date: 29 January 1916.
Place: Residence of William Levi BOWEN, Laura, South Australia.

Agnes died 24 June 1967, Laura, South Australia.
Age: 70 years.
Status: Widow.
Deceased husband named as Francis Edgar VENABLES.

Birth note.
Agnes was born 27 September 1896 in Laura, South Australia.
Parents named as William Levi BOWER and Priscilla LAWRY.

Six children located for Francis and Agnes.

Ellen Priscilla Bowen VENABLES.
Born: 08 January 1917 Laura, South Australia.

Phyllis Triphina Peace VENABLES.
Born: 23 December 1918, Laura, South Australia.

Lloyd Kitchener Renown VENABLES.
Born: 22 February 1921, Laura, South Australia.

Morris Francis Wilfred VENABLES.
Born: 20 December 1923, Laura, South Australia.

Margaret Dawn VENABLES.
Born: 18 September 1926, Laura, South Australia.

Bronty William VENABLES.
Born: 18 September 1926, Laura, South Australia.


Maud Ethel VENABLES.
Born: 26 December 1881, Tarcowie, South Australia.
Died: 19 June 1970, Keith Hospital, South Australia.
Age: 88 years.
Status: Widow.
Deceased husband named as Paul PETERSON.

Married: Paul PETERSON.
Date: 17 February 1900.
Place: Residence of bride's parents, Beetaloo, South Australia.

Paul died 06 September 1957, Adelaide Hospital, South Australia.
Age: 84 years.
Residence: Keith, South Australia.
Status: Married.

Five children located for Paul and Maud.

Lilius Thalma PETERSON.
Born: 10 December 1900, Laura, South Australia.

Thora Myrtle May PETERSON.
Born: 13 May 1915, Adelaide, South Australia.

Born: 18 October 1915, Adelaide, South Australia.

Sydney John PETERSON.
Born: 11 March 1918, Adelaide, South Australia.
Died: 07 September 1941, near Keith, South Australia.
Age: 23 years.
Residence: Head of Penelleton, South Australia.
Status: Single.

Linda Dorothy PETERSON.
Born: 14 February 1921, Keith, South Australia.


Rose Winefred VENABLES.
Born: 25 November 1883, Tarcowie, South Australia.
Died: -

Married: Henry James LUGG.
Date: 16 September 1914.
Place: Residence of J W VENABLES, Laura, South Australia.

Henry died 14 July 1969, Adelaide Hospital, South Australia.
Age: 84 years.
Residence: Royston Park, South Australia.
Status: Married.
Wife named as Rose Winifred LUGG.

Four children located for Henry and Rose.

Stanley LUGG.
Born: 09 July 1917, Iron Knob, South Australia.
Died: 19 July 1917, Iron Knob, South Australia.
Age: 02 Hours.

Roy Beresford LUGG.
Born: 20 January 1919, Laura, South Australia.

Mona Jean Elizabeth LUGG.
Born: 16 March 1921, Laura, South Australia.

Ethel LUGG.
Born: 30 August 1923, Iron Knob, South Australia.


Sydney Harold VENABLES.
Born: 05 October 1886, near Laura, South Australia.
Died: -

Married: Ruby May PLINT.
Year: 1906.
Place: Broken Hill, New South Wales.

Birth note.
Ruby was born 05 January 1889, Riverton, South Australia.
Parents named as William Henry PLINT and Mary Jane HOCKING.

Four children located for Sydney and Ruby.

Born: 1907 Broken Hill, New South Wales.

Born: 16 January 1909, Laura, South Australia.

Ethel Maud VENABLES.
Born: 31 December 1910, Laura, South Australia.

Norman Sydney VENABLES.
Born: 11 July 1914, Laura, South Australia.


Walter Ralph VENABLES.
Born: 09 March 1889, Head of Booyoolee, South Australia.
Died: 30 November 1937, Hackney, South Australia.
Age: 49 years.
Status: Married.

Married: Eliza May SAVAGE.
Date: 15 April 1911.
Place: Christian Chapel, Aldgate, South Australia.

Eliza died 22 January 1952, Magill Hospital, South Australia.
Age: 67 years.
Residence: Hackney, South Australia.
Status: Widow.
Deceased husband named as Walter Ralph VENABLES.

Birth note.
Eliza was born 27 September 1884 in Pekina, South Australia.
Parents named as Alexander SAVAGE and Sarah WARD.

Four children located for Walter and Eliza.

Leslie Oliver Gordon VENABLES.
Born: 21 April 1913, Hahndorf, South Australia.
Died: 08 June 1958, North Adelaide Hospital, South Australia.
Age: 45 years.
Residence: Seaton North, South Australia.
Status: Married.

Married: Mavis Veronica COX.
Date: 02 May 1936.
Place: Methodist Manse, Maylands, South Australia.

Ralph Colin VENABLES.
Born: 10 February 1917, Hahndorf, South Australia.

Ronald Victor Lawrence VENABLES.
Born: 06 February 1921, Medindie, South Australia.

Born: 13 September 1922, Medindie, South Australia.

Notes for William and Tryphena.
Three more children for William and Tryphena are Clara, Annie and Uriah.
Their marriage details have been included in the following three posts:

BAOHM David married Clara VENABLES 1894
BAOHM Frederick married Annie VENABLES 1892
VENABLES Uriah married Eliza WEISMAN 1897

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, South Australia.
Registry of Births and Marriages, New South Wales.

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by Tryphena on 2017-05-05 05:01:10

I would like to make contact with Tonkin. The family in your journal is my family too.

by janilye on 2017-05-05 21:40:42

click on contact above Tryphena, but I don't think he is related, just sharing information like I am here:
The Laura Standard (SA) Thursday 27 October 1904
— We regret to record the death of an old resident of our distrit
(Mr W. H. Venables who died at his residence, Laura on Saturday evening at the age of 71 years.
The late Mr. Venables came to South Australia over 50 years ago, and spent a considerable period in the North, travelling over large portions of it in the capacity of drover and shepherd: Previous to residing in Laura, and neighbourhood (where he has been residing 19 years) he was farming at Tarcowie.
For about seven years, he resided at Beetaloo. Mr. Venables had been in
failing health for some time past.
At one time he was ranger under the Laura Corporation and sanitary
inspector under the local Board of Health, which positions he relinquished
on account of his health.
He was a nephew of Sir Samuel Davenport.
He leaves a wife, six daughters (Mesdames Watkins, Tarcowie, F. Boehm, D.
Boehm, and C. Boehm, Laura, and P Peterson, Broken Hill, and Miss
Venables, Laura), and eight sons (Messrs. George, John, Albert, Alfred,
William; Henry, Edgar, Sidney, and Walter Venables).
The funeral took place on Monday afternoon, there being a large number of persons present to testify to their respect for the deceased gentleman. The service at the grave was conducted by the Rev. E. H. Kentish. The funeral
arrangements were carried out by Mr. W. Bills.
transcription as seen, sic erat scriptum. janilye

by tonkin on 2017-05-06 03:26:01

Hi Tryphena.

Sorry I'm not connected to this family line. Just trying to give beginners a kick start with their research.

My thanks to janilye for taking the time to include William's death notice. Very informative.

by Tryphena on 2017-05-27 04:57:41

Hi Tonkin and Janilye

Sorry I have been so long in response. Thanks for the information.

I can help fill in some of the gaps in this family history.

The late William Henry Venables is my Great Grandfather.

by janilye on 2017-06-22 15:03:49

Chronicle (Adelaide, SA) Saturday 5 November 1904
October 26.— Mr. W. H. Venables, an old resident of this, town, died on Saturday evening at the age of 71. For a number of years he resided at Beetaloo. and afterwards at Laura. He occupied the position of ranger and sanitary inspector in the Laura corporation for some time, but resigned on account of ill-health.
He left a family of six daughters and nine sons,
nearly all of whom reside in the district.
and this is Tryphena; it says here she left 14 children.
Observer (Adelaide, SA) Saturday 13 July 1912
An old and highly respected resident of Laura (Mrs. Venables) died last week aged 68 years. She has left 14 grown-up sons and daughters, besides a number of grandchildren. Mrs. Venables was related by marriage to the late Sir Samuel Davenport.

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