Frederick Thomas BLIGHT

Male 1887 - 1944  (57 years)


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  • Name Frederick Thomas BLIGHT 
    Born 1887  Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Dec 1944  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Funeral Service 12 Dec 1944  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), Monday 11 December 1944, page 6

      Funeral Notices
      BLIGHT.-- The Relatives & Friends of Mrs. F. T. Blight & Family, are invited to attend the Funeral of her beloved Husband & their Father, Frederick Thomas Blight, to leave the Funeral Parlour, 45 Adelaide Street, City, To-morrow (Tuesday) Morning, at 10 o'clock, for the Crematorium, Mount Thompson. -- CANNON & CRIPPS LTD., Funeral Directors.
    FamilySearch ID 9CH7-YT4 
    FamilySearch link https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/9CH7-YT4 
    Person ID I9290  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2018 

    Father Nathaniel BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1856, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1926, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth PRETTY,   b. Abt 1858, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1927, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married 17 May 1883  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5861  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 (Divorced) Charlotte Elizabeth BAGNALL,   b. 26 Dec 1881, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1932, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1906  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Divorced 18 May 1928  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5

    • Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), Saturday 19 May 1928, page 2

      BLIGHT v. BLIGHT
      In the Supreme Court on Friday before Mr. Justice Woolcock, Frederick Thomas Blight, of Dobson Street, Ascot, petitioned for a divorce from Charlotte Elizabeth Blight on the ground of insanity.

      Mr. N. J. Moynihan (instructed by Messrs. Stephen and Tozer) appeared for the plaintiff, and Mr. W. L. D. Salkeld for the Public Curator, Guardian-at-law for the defendant.

      The plaintiff gave evidence of marriage in 1906 and said that there was a family of six children.

      After hearing medical evidence to the effect that the defendant was an inmate of the asylum for the insane at Goodna, his Honour granted a decree nisi for a divorce, returnable in three months.

      1928 'Rayner Divorce Case', The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), 19 May, p. 2. , viewed 16 Jul 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article179710597
    Divorced 27 Aug 1928  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Decree absolute 

    • Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), Monday 27 August 1928, page 2

      DIVORCES MADE ABSOLUTE
      On the motion of Mr. N. J. Moynihan (instructed by Messrs. Stephens and Tozer) his Honour made absolute the order nisi for divorce granted to Frederick Thomas Blight against Charlotte Elizabeth Blight
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F6461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ethel Ellen Elizabeth LEAVER,   b. 1 Sep 1879, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Dec 1930  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F6460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1887 - Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1906 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 18 May 1928 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - Decree absolute - 27 Aug 1928 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Dec 1930 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Dec 1944 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral Service - 12 Dec 1944 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, (http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au), 35203/1887.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Frederick Thomas Blight, Death date: 09/12/1944, Mother's name: Elizabeth Pretty, Father/parent's name: Nathaniel, Registration details: 1944/B/68888.

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1944 'Family Notices', The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), 11 December, p. 6. (CITY FINAL LAST MINUTE NEWS), viewed 11 Apr 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article189852005.

    4. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Fredrick Thomas Blight, Marriage date: 24/12/1906, Spouse's name: Elizabeth Charlotte Bagnall, Registration details: 1907/C/381.

    5. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1928 'Rayner Divorce Case', The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), 19 May, p. 2. , viewed 16 Jul 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article179710597.

    6. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1928 'Actions for Divorce', The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947), 27 August, p. 2. (5 O'CLOCK CITY EDITION), viewed 16 Jul 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article182346801.

    7. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Frederick Thomas Blight, Marriage date: 20/12/1930, Spouse's name: Ethel Ellen Elizabeth Brown, Registration details: 1931/B/9941.