Charles Arthur Griffiths, 19101999 (aged 89 years)

Name
Charles Arthur Griffiths
Given names
Charles Arthur
Surname
Griffiths
Name
Arthur
Given names
Arthur
Birth April 8, 1910 42 35
Address: Parramatta New South Wales Australia
Birth of a brotherEdward George Griffiths Georgie
December 15, 1911 (aged 1 year)
Citation details:

Scan of birth certificate

Text:

No 1912/008312 15 Dec 1911 Ross Street Parramatta Father George Henry Griffiths a butcher age 44 born Sydney Married 17 Apr 1897 at Parramatta, Margaret McCrohan age 36 born Tamworth Issue: Edith M 12, Charles A. 1 living none, deceased Informant: Margaret Griffiths, mother of Ross Street Parramatta Witness: Nurse Knight Registered 23 Jan 1912 Parramatta

Death of a maternal grandmotherSophia Maria Smith
October 21, 1916 (aged 6 years)
Text:

Name recorded as Sophia Robson McCrohan. Died in Sorrell Street. The informant was Alice Skipper daughter, of Sorrell Street Parramatta. Age given as 84. Cause of death was cerebral haemorrhage. The names and occupation of her parents were recorded as 'unknown'. Married at Parramatta aged 18 Daniel McClennan. Married at Parramatta aged 30 Douglas McCrohan. Children from first marriage - Alice S 55 living Two females and one male deceased Children from second marriage - Mary and Elizabeth 48 years Lucy 46 one female and one male deceased

Burial of a maternal grandmotherSophia Maria Smith
October 23, 1916 (aged 6 years)
Text:

Buried at St Patrick's:

Sacred to the memory of CHARLES HENRY McCROHAN Died 22nd Novr 1906 aged 40 years Rest in Peace erected by his mother also SOPHIA McCROHAN beloved mother of the above died 21st Oct.br. 1916 aged 84 years "may she rest in peace"

Text:

Buried 23 Oct 1916

Census 1936 (aged 25 years)
Note: Charles was described as a carriage builder.
Death of a fatherGeorge Henry Griffiths
April 13, 1942 (aged 32 years) Age: 74
Cause: Lubar Pneumonia
Shared note: George was described as a Slaughterman. Certified by A.B. Erby 13 April 1942. Informant J. Griffith son, 39 Muree Ave Wentworthville.
Burial of a fatherGeorge Henry Griffiths
April 14, 1942 (aged 32 years)
Address: Prospect New South Wales Australia
Shared note:

Headstone reads: In Loving Memory of OUR DEAR PARENTS GEORGE H GRIFFITHS died 13th April 1942 aged 74 years MARGARET GRIFFITHS died 23rd Apr 1944 aged 67 years

Residence October 14, 1942 (aged 32 years)
Death of a motherMargaret McCrohan
April 23, 1944 (aged 34 years)
Address: Aloha Private Hospital 34 Phillip Street
Cause: Congestive heart failure, hypertension
Note: Margaret's death was certified by Jack Griffiths, her son of 39 Moree Avenue, Wentworthville. Margaret's age at death was recorded as 67. The certificate also records that Margaret was married at the age of 19.
Burial of a motherMargaret McCrohan
April 24, 1944 (aged 34 years)
Address: Ponds Road Prospect New South Wales, Australia
Residence August 31, 1944 (aged 34 years)
Death of a half-brotherJack Griffiths
January 2, 1965 (aged 54 years)
Address: Wentworthville Community Hospital
Cause: Carcinoma of left lung, 6 months, Cachexia, secondary carcinomatosis, 3 months
Note: Jack was described as a tobacconist aged 68 of 39 Moree Avenue Westmead. The informant was Jack's widow, E. J. Griffiths of 39 Moree Avenue Westmead. The death was registered on 11 January 1965.
Cremation of a half-brotherJack Griffiths
January 4, 1965 (aged 54 years)
Text:

Cremated at Rookwood crematorium

Source: Email message
Citation details:

Griffiths, Rob. 'Rookwood Necropolis", email message to Marion Purnell 27 Aug 2013

Text:

Remains placed at Rookwood Memorial Gardens and Crematorium, niche 94NV (Jack Griffiths) and 95NV (Edna Jean Carr)

Death of a sisterEdith May Griffiths
March 21, 1966 (aged 55 years)
Cremation of a sisterEdith May Griffiths
1966 (aged 55 years)

Note: Ashes scattered.
Death of a brotherEdward George Griffiths Georgie
May 31, 1986 (aged 76 years)
Citation details:

No 13084/1986

Text:

Edward George Griffiths, male age 74 years, widower Died 31 May 1986 at Greystanes (Merrylands Nursing Home) Usual residence Cumberland Road Greystanes Parramatta NSW Son of George Henry Griffiths and Margaret McCrohan Married Parramatta NSW at age 26 to Bessie Madeline May Pedler Children of deceased: Warren 46 Judith 44 Graham 41 Rodney 32 Kay 30 Informant W.E. Griffiths, son of 5 Pemberton Street East Parramatta Cause of death acute pulmonary embolus 24 hours, chronic obstructive airway disease, years Cremated 4 Jun 1986 at Pine Grove Memorial Park Crematorium, Eastern Creek

Shared note: Death notice published in Sydney Morning Herald 3 Jun 1986 - Edward George Griffiths aged 74 late of Merrylands, formerly of Westmead.
Death June 20, 1999 (aged 89 years)
Address: Westmead New South Wales Australia
Cause of death: End stage renal failure years, congestive cardiac failure 7 days
Shared note:

Age:89 Charles's usual address was listed on his death certificate as: 95 Baker Street Carlingford New South Wales 2118 Australia

His occupation on hid death certificate was railway labourer.

Cremation June 23, 1999 (3 days after death)

Address: Rookwood Cemetery
Note:

Charles' plaque reads: IN LOVING MEMORY OF CHARLES ARTHUR GRIFFITHS 8.4.1910 TO 20.6.1999 LOVED HUSBAND OF HAZEL DEVOTED FATHER OF ROBERT AND LEONARD SO DEARLY LOVED - SO SADLY MISSED

Family with parents
father
Griffiths, George Henry (1867-1942)
18671942
Birth: August 14, 1867 27 29Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 13, 1942Wentworthville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
McCrohan, Margaret (1874-1944)
18741944
Birth: December 15, 1874 40New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 23, 1944Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: April 17, 1897Balmain North, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Griffiths, Edith May (1899-1966)
18991966
Birth: May 28, 1899 31 24Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 21, 1966Wellington, New Zealand
11 years
himself
Griffiths, Charles Arthur (1910-1999)
19101999
Birth: April 8, 1910 42 35Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 20, 1999Westmead, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger brother
Griffiths, Edward George (1911-1986)
19111986
Birth: December 15, 1911 44 37Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 31, 1986Merrylands, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with
step-father
mother
McCrohan, Margaret (1874-1944)
18741944
Birth: December 15, 1874 40New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 23, 1944Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage:
half-brother
Grifffiths, Jack (1896-1965)
18961965
Birth: June 22, 1896 21Harris Park, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 2, 1965Wentworthville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Hazel Agnes Harrison
himself
Griffiths, Charles Arthur (1910-1999)
19101999
Birth: April 8, 1910 42 35Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 20, 1999Westmead, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
Harrison, Hazel (1915-2008)
19152008
Birth: November 27, 1915 33 31Guyra, Northern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 2, 2008Bonnells Bay, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
son
Private
son
Private
Census

Charles was described as a carriage builder.

DeathView

Age:89 Charles's usual address was listed on his death certificate as: 95 Baker Street Carlingford New South Wales 2118 Australia

His occupation on hid death certificate was railway labourer.

Cremation

Charles' plaque reads: IN LOVING MEMORY OF CHARLES ARTHUR GRIFFITHS 8.4.1910 TO 20.6.1999 LOVED HUSBAND OF HAZEL DEVOTED FATHER OF ROBERT AND LEONARD SO DEARLY LOVED - SO SADLY MISSED