Florence Ethel May Sherwood, 19121976 (aged 64 years)

Name
Florence Ethel May Sherwood
Given names
Florence Ethel May
Surname
Sherwood
Married name
Florence Ethel May McQuillan
Birth 1912 23 18
Note: No father recorded.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Ann Weston
1914 (aged 2 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherSimon Sherwood
September 24, 1914 (aged 2 years)
Address: Mort Street
Cause: Natural causes - probably heart failure
Note: Death Certificate: 1914/17172 - Simon Francis Sherwood (should be - Simon Joseph), Old Age Pensioner, Died 24 September 1914 at Mort Street, Blacktown, New South Wales, age 77 years . Cause of Death: Natural Causes - Probably Heart Failure -- Finding at Inquiry held by Morton Fitzhardinge, Coroner, 30 September 1914. Name and Occupation of father: Joseph Sherwood (Should be Simon), Labourer. Mother's maiden name: Susan Moulds. Certified by Morton H. Fitzhardinge, D.S.M., Coroner, Parramatta.
Note:

BLACKTOWN: Sudden Death - On Wednesday, at the Parramatta Court House, Mr H. Fitzhardinge, S M, Parramatta District Coroner, held a magisterial inquiry touching the death of Simon Sherwood at Blacktown on 24th September. William Robt Sherwood, labourer, living at Blacktown, deposed that the deceased, S. Sherwood, was his father. He lived at Blacktown. Witness and his wife went to see him at about 11 on 24th September. He said that he had a pain in his stomach. They took him to the witness's place. Put him to bed. He seemed to get better then. Witness's wife put hot fomentations to him. He had a drop of tea a little after 12. He died, however, about 1.15 pm. He suffered from a rupture which he had had for years. He was in a hospital four or five years ago. His age was 77 years. He had been a labourer. He was an old age pensioner. Apart from the injury already mentioned, he seemed generally a fairly healthy man. He had no property. His life was insured with the Mutual Life Office for 9 pounds. Constable S R Wilson deposed that on Sept 24 he examined the body of the old man, Mr S. Sherwood. He found no marks of violence about it - it was in a natural position. Noticed a swelling on the lower part of the deceased's stomach. The Coroner entered a finding of death from natural causes..

Note: An "In Memorium" notice was published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 24 Jun 1915 by E. and S. Greenfield (Emily Harriet Greenfield (nee Sherwood) and Sydney Charles Greenfield). There was also an article in the "Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers" newspaper in July 1914, which stated that Simon resided with his son William Robert Sherwood.
Burial of a maternal grandfatherSimon Sherwood
September 26, 1914 (aged 2 years)

Address: Row 9 Church of England Section
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Buried: 26 September 1914, Church of England Cemetery, Row 9, Rookwood. Undertaker: Ralph Metcalfe. Minister: F.C. Williams, Church of England. Witnesses: H.Jenkins and R.J. Rowe. Where born: Seven Hills, New South Wales. Place of marriage: Narrabri, New South Wales, at age 37, to Elizabeth Gray. Children of marriage: Charles 40; William R. 36; Emily H. 32; Elizabeth 28; Daniel 25; Patrick 23; Alice 21; Frank 19; Alfred J. 17; Living. 1 male deceased
Birth of a sisterAlice Maud Weston
March 22, 1917 (aged 5 years)
Address: 106 Wyndham Street
Birth of a sisterElsie Irene Weston
1921 (aged 9 years)
Birth of a sisterDorothy Mary Weston
1924 (aged 12 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn Alfred Weston
1925 (aged 13 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Weston
1926 (aged 14 years)
Text:

17734/1926 WESTON JOSEPH 82 YRS GLADESVILLE DRUMM DRUMMOYNE

Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Sheridan
1926 (aged 14 years)
Text:

Name: Mary Weston Death Date: 1926 Death Place: New South Wales Father's Name: Sheridan Mother's name: Catherine Registration Year: 1926 Registration Place: Marrickville, New South Wales Registration number: 18500

Birth of a sisterJoyce Lillian Weston
1927 (aged 15 years)

MarriageGeorge Frederick McQuillanView this family
1929 (aged 17 years)
Birth of a sisterJosephine Emily Weston
1929 (aged 17 years)

Birth of a brotherNorman Joseph Weston
1937 (aged 25 years)

Death of a brotherNorman Joseph Weston
1937 (aged 25 years)
Address: 23 Pitt Street
Burial of a brotherNorman Joseph Weston
July 9, 1937 (aged 25 years)

Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note: Funeral: Sydney Morning Herald 9 Jul 1937, WESTON, Norman, funeral to RC Rookwood, on 9.7.1937 from residence 23 Pitt Street. Waterloo
Death of a sisterElizabeth Ann Weston
1939 (aged 27 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Dore
October 4, 1947 (aged 35 years)
Address: 170 George Street
Cause: Congestive Cardiac Failure and Myocardial Degeneration
Note:

Death Cert: Elizabeth Sherwood, 4 October, 1947 at 170 George Street, Municipality of Waterloo, age 88 years. Cause of death: Congestive Cardiac Failure and Myocardial Degeneration. Medical Attendant: N.M.A. Alexander, Registered. Last seen: 3 October 1947. Name and occupation of father: John Gray, Shoemaker. Mother's maiden name: Elizabeth Dore. Informant: W. Sherwood, Son, 117 Everleigh Street, Redfern.

Note: Funeral notice in SMH - 6 Oct 1947;
Burial of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Dore
October 7, 1947 (aged 35 years)

Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Note:

Buried: 7 October 1947, Roman Catholic Cemetery, Rookwood. Undertaker: D.I. Houswell, employed by Joseph Medcalf. Name and religion of Minister: Hugh Leonard, Roman Catholic. Witnesses of burial: P.H. Gardner and J.Couper. Where born: River, New South Wales. Place of marriage: Sydney. Age: 16 years (should be 22). To whom: Simon Sherwood. Widow. Children of marriage: Charles S. - 71; William R. - 66; Daniel - 61; Patrick - 58; Alice - 55 ; Francis - 53; Alfred - 48; Living. 1 Male and 2 Females deceased.

Roman Catholic section M2 8 399.

Death of a fatherJohn Alfred Weston
August 3, 1953 (aged 41 years)
Address: Forbes District Hospital
Cause: The effects of injuries received on 1st August 1953 when he was knocked down by a motor truck in Camp Street Forbes, on the same date.
Note: The cause of death was the finding of an inquest held at Forbes on 9 Sep 1953 by G.A. Locke J.P. Coroner. Usual place of residence was recorded as Ible's Bakehouse Forbes.
Burial of a fatherJohn Alfred Weston
August 5, 1953 (aged 41 years)
Text:

Church of England Cemetery Forbes

Death of a motherAlice Maud Sherwood
April 5, 1963 (aged 51 years)
Text:

Usual residence 35 Brown Street Forbes, born in Sydney. Parents Simon Joseph Sherwood and Elizabeth Ann Gray. Informant J.A. Weston son 150 Victoria Street Werrington. Diabetes mellitus 8 years Sydney Hospital

Burial of a motherAlice Maud Sherwood
April 9, 1963 (aged 51 years)
Citation details:

Sydney Morning Herald on 9 Apr 1963

Text:

Alice Sherwood (Weston) funeral 9.4.1963 to leave St. John's Campbelltown for R.C. Cemetery, Penrith. Undertaker P.E. Butler & Co. Minister L.J. Cruikshank, Roman Catholic. Witnesses G.A. Small and E.L. Britten.

Death February 21, 1976 (aged 64 years)
Note: Florence's death notice was published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 23 Feb 1976: Florence Ethel May McQuillan aged 64 late of Revesby.
Family with parents
father
18891953
Birth: 1889 45 42Forbes, Central Western Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 3, 1953Forbes, Central Western Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
mother
Sherwood, Alice Maud (1893-1963)
18931963
Birth: June 24, 1893 52 32Ultimo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 5, 1963Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
elder brother
19101911
Birth: 1910 21 16Waterloo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1911Waterloo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
herself
19121976
Birth: 1912 23 18Waterloo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 21, 1976Revesby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
19141939
Birth: 1914 25 20Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1939Paddington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
19171983
Birth: March 22, 1917 28 23Alexandria, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 25, 1983Campbelltown, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
19211986
Birth: 1921 32 27Redfern, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 16, 1986Goulburn, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
19241985
Birth: 1924 35 30
Death: February 15, 1985Potts Point, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
19251989
Birth: 1925 36 31
Death: May 17, 1989Werrington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
brother
Private
younger brother
19371937
Birth: 1937 48 43
Death: 1937Waterloo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with George Frederick McQuillan
husband
19091977
Birth: 1909 33Ashfield, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 16, 1977Coogee, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
herself
19121976
Birth: 1912 23 18Waterloo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 21, 1976Revesby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1929Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Birth

No father recorded.

Death

Florence's death notice was published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 23 Feb 1976: Florence Ethel May McQuillan aged 64 late of Revesby.