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DALEY (MORRIS) - Dorothy Leonora

Dorothy Leonora MORRISAge: 7719272004

Name
Dorothy Leonora MORRIS
Given names
Dorothy Leonora
Surname
MORRIS
Married name
Dorothy Leonora DALEY
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: Page 1
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth June 14, 1927 34 32
Birth of a sisterBeryl Joan MORRIS
January 9, 1929 (Age 18 months)
Death of a paternal grandfatherLevi MORRIS
November 23, 1930 (Age 3)
Citation details: Web site update 23 Apr 2007
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20815/1930 MORRIS LEVI WILLIAM MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a maternal grandfatherPatrick George VIAL
March 17, 1933 (Age 5)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3556/1933 VIAL PATRICK GEORGE MARY NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah Lydia GREGORY
February 4, 1940 (Age 12)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2301/1940 VIAL SARAH LYDIA WILLIAM ANN HAMILTON
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Publication: The Newcastle Morning Herald Feb 1940
Death of a paternal grandmotherChristina CROMARTY
August 9, 1947 (Age 20)
Citation details: Web site update 23 Apr 2007
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18449/1947 MORRIS CHRISTINA MAGNUS CHRISTINA RAYMOND TERRACE
MarriageRevd Ronald Clarence DALEYView this family
about 1949 (Age 21)
Citation details: 18455/1949 DALEY RONALD CLARENCE MORRIS DOROTHY LEONORA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Occupation
In radio
before 1959 (Age 31)
Employer: Radio 2KO
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 31
Text:

Dorothy worked at 2KO during World War II and up until 1959. She was secretary to the recording engineer and later worked in the record library. Ronald Daley was the sound engineer when she married him.

Death of a fatherGeorge Levi MORRIS
December 16, 1959 (Age 32)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 32463/1959 MORRIS GEORGE LEVI CHRISTINA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Obituary
Date of entry in original source: December 24, 1959
Text:

Mr George Morris, of Pulver Street, Hamilton whose death was reported last week was aged 67, was born at Cooks Hill, during the 1893 flood. His parent's home at Moscheto Island was flooded and his mother had been taken to Cook's Hill. He was the only son of the late Mr and Mrs Levi Morris and had lived on Moscheto Island for a time, but removed with the family to Anna Bay and later came to Tomago where he in the company with his father farmed on the farm on the Windeyer Estate on the cornerof Tomago and Cabbace Tree roads and now owned by Mr Ern Cox. leaving Tomago about 25 years ago. He went to Anna Bay where he carried on the occupation of oyster farmer for a number of years then removed to Hamilton where he resided until his death. About 9 1/2 years ago, the late Mr Morris had been the victim of a stroke and had been more or less an invalid since that time. Some weeks before his death he was again the victim of a stroke and recurring strokes so weekened him that death ensued. Whilst residing at Tomago he was a keen member of Lodge Hunter Masonic Lodge and was for a term its Master. He was also a loyal adherent of his church - The Free Presbyterian of which he was an Elder. He is survived by his widow, on son Mr Magnus Morris, of Hamilton, two daughters Mrs R Daley (Mayfield) and Mrs Clive Stewart (Mt Hutton), and grandchildren. A son predeceased him in infancy. The funeral was held on Thursday last to the Presbyterian Cemetery at Raymond Terrace, where after service in the Free Presbyterian Church at Raymond Terrace. The Rev. S Ramsay officiated.

Note: His headstone shows his death date as 18 December, but his obituary in the Raymond Terrace Examiner of 24 December states that his funeral occurred on "Thursday last". The Thursday before the 24th December is the 17th December.
Death of a motherLeonora Mary VIAL
October 12, 1961 (Age 34)
Death of a sisterBeryl Joan MORRIS
August 2, 1979 (Age 52)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Green Page 2
Death of a brotherMagnus George MORRIS
May 27, 1985 (Age 57)
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
Burial of a brotherMagnus George MORRIS
May 29, 1985 (Age 57)
Address: Cremated at Beresfield with his ashes placed at Scotts Kirk
Cemetery: Scotts Kirk Presbyterian Church
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
Death August 23, 2004 (Age 77)
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
Burial August 26, 2004 (3 days after death)
Address: Ashes laid.
Cemetery: St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 16, 1923Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
Morris - Magnus GeorgeMagnus George MORRIS
Birth: October 24, 1925 32 30Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 27, 1985Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
elder brother
Donald Gregory MORRIS
Birth: October 24, 1925 32 30Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: before June 3, 1926Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
herself
DALEY (MORRIS) - Dorothy LeonoraDorothy Leonora MORRIS
Birth: June 14, 1927 34 32Bobs Farm, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 23, 2004Stockton, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
younger sister
STEWART (MORRIS) - Beryl JoanBeryl Joan MORRIS
Birth: January 9, 1929 35 34Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 2, 1979Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Revd Ronald Clarence DALEY - View this family
husband
Revd Ronald Clarence DALEY
Birth: May 24, 1924Denman, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 12, 2005Stockton, , New South Wales, Australia
herself
DALEY (MORRIS) - Dorothy LeonoraDorothy Leonora MORRIS
Birth: June 14, 1927 34 32Bobs Farm, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 23, 2004Stockton, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1949Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private

MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 18455/1949 DALEY RONALD CLARENCE MORRIS DOROTHY LEONORA NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
OccupationThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 31
Text:

Dorothy worked at 2KO during World War II and up until 1959. She was secretary to the recording engineer and later worked in the record library. Ronald Daley was the sound engineer when she married him.

NameThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: Page 1
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
BurialWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree