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Merle Fewins RITCHIE2006

Name
Merle Fewins RITCHIE
Given names
Merle Fewins
Surname
RITCHIE
Married name
Merle Fewins PRESLAND
Birthyes

Birth of a brotherMervyn Neil RITCHIE
about 1924
MarriageThomas Garth Hill PRESLANDView this family
1941
Citation details: 1941/15653
Marriage of a siblingThomas Robert Alexander RITCHIEMerle Irene ELLYATTView this family
1941
Citation details: 1941/16353
Death of a maternal grandmotherMaria Lonica FEWINS
27 July 1952
Citation details: Web site update 23 Apr 2007
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19196/1952 BLANCH LOUISA MARIE JAMES ANNE STOCKTON
Text:

The incorrect name for her mother is noted.

Burial of a maternal grandmotherMaria Lonica FEWINS
July 1952
Cemetery: Pioneer
Citation details: Web site update 23 Apr 2007
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Buried with her husband Robert.
Blanch, Robert & Louisa
Blanch, Robert & Louisa

Note: Photo taken 2007 of headstone at Raymond Terrace Pioneer Cemetery. Image supplied by Maree Payne.

Death of a fatherThomas RITCHIE
13 November 1959
Address: 41 Merewether Street
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 33546/1959 RITCHIE THOMAS ALEXANDER ELIZABETH HAMILTON
Cremation of a fatherThomas RITCHIE
14 November 1959
Address: Beresfield Crematorium
Citation details: Funeral Notice
Date of entry in original source: 14 November 1959
Text:

Saturday 14 Nov, 1959 page 2. RITCHIE - The relatives and friends of Mrs Annie Ritchie of 41 Merewether St, Merewether, Mr & Mrs T Ritchie, Mr & Mrs H Ritchie, Mr & Mrs T Presland, Mr & Mrs M Ritchie and families, are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of their dearly beloved husband, father, father-in-law and grandfather, THOMAS RITCHIE, to move from T Moore's Chapel, William St, Hamilton. this Saturday morning, after service commencing at 9.45 o'clock for Beresfield Crematorium.

Note: Loggia 1D/90
Death of a brotherThomas Robert Alexander RITCHIE
12 August 1974
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1974/81724
Cremation of a brotherThomas Robert Alexander RITCHIE
14 August 1974
Address: Beresfield Crematorium
Citation details: Funeral Notice
Date of entry in original source: 14 August 1974
Text:

Wednesday 14 Aug 1974. page 21 RITCHIE, Thomas Robert Alexander - The relatives and friends of Mrs Merle Ritchie, Mr & Mrs R Heath, Melissa and Jason, Mrs A Ritchie, Mr & Mrs H Ritchie, Mr & Mrs M Ritchie, Mr & Mrs T Presland, Mr & Mrs J Noon and families, and the Ritchie, Lee and Ellyant families are invited to attend the Anglican Funeral service for their beloved husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and cousin, THOMAS ROBERT ALEXANDER RITCHIE, of 122 Ridge St, Merewether, this morning at 10.45 o'clock in the North Chapel of the Crematorium Beresfield.

Also notices by: NEWCASTLE MASONIC CLUB, NEWCASTLE JOCKEY CLUB BOWLING CLUB LTD, NEWCASTLE JOCKEY CLUB WOMENS BOWLING CLUB.

Note: EGW 12/1 R/169
Death of a motherAnnie BLANCH
15 February 1985
Citation details: 24 Jun 2007
Cremation of a motherAnnie BLANCH
16 February 1985
Address: Beresfield Crematorium.
Citation details: Funeral Notice
Date of entry in original source: 16 February 1985
Text:

Saturday 16 Feb 1985 - RITCHIE, Annie - The relatives and friends of the late Thomas Ritchie (snr) Mr & Mrs Tom Presland (Merle) and family, Mr & Mrs Mervyn Ritchie and family, Mr Harold Ritchie, the late Thomas Ritchie (Jnr) and the Ritchie and Blanch Families are invited to attend the funeral service for their beloved mother, mother-in-law,grandmother, great-grandmother, and aunt, ANNIE RITCHIE of Amaroo Lodge and formerly of Merewether St, Merewether, this morning at 10.30 o'clock in the North Chapel of the Crematorium, Beresfield.

Note: Loggia 1D/91
Death of a husbandThomas Garth Hill PRESLAND
26 June 1986
Citation details: In Memoriam - 26 June 1987
Text:

PRESLAND - Thomas Garth Hill - In loving memory of our dear father, father-in-law and grandfather, taken from his life 26/6/1986. Sadly missed always loved Janette, John, Lisa Sharee, Troy, Keren.

  • In loving memory of our dearest father and grandpop. Loved and sadly missed always by your loving daughter, son-in-law and grandsons, Sharyn, Grant, Wayne and Scott.

-Treasured and loving memories of my darling husband. Loved and remembered always your loving wife, Merle.

  • In loving memory of our dear father, father-in-law and grandfather. Sadly missed, cherished memories, your loving daughter Narelle, son-in-law John, grandchildren Karen & Graham.
Cremation of a husbandThomas Garth Hill PRESLAND
after 26 June 1986
Note: EC Cloister E2/39
Death of a brotherMervyn Neil RITCHIE
12 July 1992
Cremation of a brotherMervyn Neil RITCHIE
15 July 1992
Address: Beresfield Crematorium
Citation details: Funeral Notice
Text:

Tuesday 14 Jul 1992 RITCHIE - The relatives and friends of Mrs Betty Ritchie, Denis & Paul Chapman, Darren & Scott, John & Jan Ritchie, Phillip ritchie, Beverley & David McNahon, Wayne & Robyn Keevers and their families, Rodney Keevers, and the Ritchie, Presland and Ransley Families are invited to attend the funeral for their dearly loved husband, father, father-in-law,grandfather, brother, brother-in-law and uncle MERVYN NEIL RITCHIE tomorrow Wednesday. Also notices RSL OF HAMILTON, SOUTH NEWCASTLE RUGBY LEAGUE CLUB.

Note: Rose X 5/5
Death 2006
Cremation 4 April 2006
Address: Beresfield Crematorium
Citation details: Funeral Notice
Text:

PRESLAND, Merle - The relatives and friends of Narelle & John Westling, Janette and the late John Hicks, Sharyn & Grant Schuck and families, the Ritchie, Presland and Blanch Families are invited to attend the funeral service for their beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt MERLE PRESLAND (loved wife of the late Tom Presland) of Cardiff this Tuesday afternoon at 1.45 o'clock in the North Chapel of Newcastle Crematorium.

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father
mother
Marriage: 1913Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
brother
Thomas Robert Alexander RITCHIE
Birth: 1917 30 24Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 12 August 1974Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
brother
Private
herself
brother
Family with Thomas Garth Hill PRESLAND - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1941Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
daughter
Private
daughter
Private

MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1941/15653
CremationNewcastle Morning Herald
Citation details: Funeral Notice
Text:

PRESLAND, Merle - The relatives and friends of Narelle & John Westling, Janette and the late John Hicks, Sharyn & Grant Schuck and families, the Ritchie, Presland and Blanch Families are invited to attend the funeral service for their beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt MERLE PRESLAND (loved wife of the late Tom Presland) of Cardiff this Tuesday afternoon at 1.45 o'clock in the North Chapel of Newcastle Crematorium.