Ronald Henry WILSON

Male 1918 - 2003  (84 years)


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  • Name Ronald Henry WILSON 
    Born 16 Dec 1918  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Education Footscray Primary School 
    Occupation Laverton, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Director in chocolate manufacturing business 
    • This ended when he was cheated by his business partner
    Occupation Fitter & Turner/ Leading Hand 
    • From 1942 to 1985 he worked for Rheem Australia, in Brooklyn, Victoria
    Occupation Locksmith 
    • This was his occupation in the early 1940s
    Residence

    • Lived at 2 Victoria Street, Footscray till his marriage in Dec 1941
      Moved to 21 Clive Street, Brighton
      Lived at Collie Street, Flemington until 1949/1950
      51 Ballard Street, Yarraville from 1950 to 1982
      Unit at the rear of 230 Civic Parade, Altona which became 17 Akuna Street, Altona
      Moved to 163A Kildare Road, Blacktown, NSW in 1999
    FamilySearch ID LYN7-L9K 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LYN7-L9K 
    Died 16 Mar 2003  Seven Hills, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Seven Hills Nursing Home
    Buried New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Cremated
    Notes 
    • (Medical):At 17 he suddenly went blind. Three months later his sight returned - no medical explanation
    Person ID I285  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2017 

    Father William Henry "Harry" WILSON,   b. 6 Mar 1886, Brucknell, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1961, Footscray, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Eveline Mary POWELL,   b. 18 Sep 1892, Elliminyt, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1953, Footscray, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1915  Lismore, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thelma May GILHAM,   b. 30 Sep 1921, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1976, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1941  Brighton, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • St Andrews Church of England
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Living
    +3. Living
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Dec 1918 - Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Director in chocolate manufacturing business - - Laverton, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Dec 1941 - Brighton, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Mar 2003 - Seven Hills, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S31] Great War Index Victoria 1914-1920, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1997), 1918/27805.