TOMPSON, Walter[1]

Male 1889 - 1938  (49 years)


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  • Name TOMPSON, Walter 
    Born 13 Mar 1889  Wollongong NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jun 1938  Liverpool NSW Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rookwood Cemetry Sydney NSW Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1015  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2012 

    Father TOMPSON, Thomas Edward,   b. 24 Jan 1857, Hobart Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1943, State Hospital and Home Lidcombe NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother SMART, Adeline,   b. 15 Nov 1850, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1938, 50 St Hillier's Road Auburn Sydney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1879  Presbyterian Church Palmer St Woolloomooloo Sydney NSW Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family JONES, Dorothy Ethel,   b. 26 Oct 1899, Woolwich England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1983, Westmead NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1918  Registry Office Woolwich England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. TOMPSON, Dorothy Adeline,   b. 27 Aug 1920, Auburn NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1995, Castle Hill NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. TOMPSON, Noeleen Florence,   b. 21 Dec 1922,   d. 18 Sep 2009, Kiama NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. TOMPSON, Walna Ellen,   b. 8 Dec 1924,   d. 31 Oct 1931, Bathurst NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
    +4. TOMPSON, Thomas Walter
    +5. TOMPSON, Valerie May
    +6. TOMPSON, Ruth Mary Edith
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F1657  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Went to work in England during WW1 for Vickars Aeroplanes.
      Returned with wife on Kenilworth Castle with other Australian Munitions Workers arriving Albany 1 April 1919

      His brother Thomas Edward was a soldier in the war and in England for the wedding

      Boarded with Eliza Emma Hyde Jones

      1918 Married Dorothy Ethel Jones of 157 Ann Street Plumstead, at Woolwich England
      1918-19 Brought her to Australia on the 'Kennilworth Castle'
      1938 died after a fall from a verandah, followed by a brain hemorrage and meningiitis

      death
      12722/1938 TOMPSON WALTER THOMAS ADELINE LIVERPOOL

      http://www.blaxland.com/ozships/page.htm
      Arrival of the Kenilworth Castle
      to Albany 1st Apr 1919
      Vessel: Kenilworth Castle
      Background
      Passenger list
      primary sources: ANGAM
      Source: NAA
      Ref: e-25640

      passenger lisr held by RK

      Dad's friend Jessie is in a picture with mum and dad at Manly 1810
      marriage
      16372/1920 LESSELS GEORGE A MACKENZIE JESSIE E ROCKDALE
      birth
      5261/1890 LESSELS GEORGE A GEORGE ISABELLA C BALMAIN

      Bill Mac in photo of Dad, Tom in London letter to mother Adeline on back

      marriage
      763/1889 MACKENZIE JOHN STEELE ELIZTH SYDNEY
      Birth
      87/1892 MACKENZIE JESSE E JOHN ELIZABETH SYDNEY
      19130/1895 MACKENZIE WILLIAM J JOHN ELIZABETH SYDNEY
      9488/1898 MACKENZIE ISABEL A G JOHN ELIZABETH SYDNEY
      18269/1899 MACKENZIE GEORGE A JOHN ELIZABETH SYDNEY

      Name SMART, WALLY PATRICK
      Service Royal Australian Air Force
      Service Number 166979
      Date of Birth 9 Nov 1926
      Place of Birth DUBBO, NSW
      Date of Enlistment 2 Jan 1945
      Locality on Enlistment BLAYNEY
      Place of Enlistment WOOLLOOMOOLOO
      Next of Kin SMART, WALTER
      Date of Discharge 23 Apr 1946
      Rank Leading Aircraftman
      Posting at Discharge GARBUTT
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry None
      Prisoner of War No

      221 Rawson Street - one of Thomas Edward's houses (Walter’s father). The latter evicted Walter's family because he didn't pay the rent - drinking being a prriority. Photo of this house taken by RK Nov 2002.

  • Sources 
    1. [S34] Ruth Kennaway’s Tompson family files.


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