BAZELEY, William & Mary

5 May 1890 – 4 April 1971
15 February 1890 – 25 October 1974

Origin England
Accompanying Family Annie, James & Mary (Molly)
First settled in Bridgetown, WA
Original Occupation Labourer
Occupation in Australia Railway Sleeper Hewer/Fettler


Departure Port London
Arrival Year 1912


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Billy, Mary & children, Annie, James & Molly's first home was a tent near Bridgetown. Billy was a railway sleeper hewer. They later moved into town next to St Pauls Anglican Church. Billy fought with the 16th Battalion in France. Wounded & captured at Bullecourt, he returned to Australia in 1919.


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  • Mary was my Grandmother's sister, she was born in Newburgh Lancashire, William was born in Parbold Lancashire.

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    Mon 16 Sep 2013

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