Joffre Grant Tuxford, 19201967 (aged 47 years)

Name
Joffre Grant Tuxford
Given names
Joffre Grant
Surname
Tuxford
Birth about 1920 31 29
Baptism of a brotherKevin William Tuxford
February 12, 1920 (aged 0)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMaria Grant
December 13, 1925 (aged 5 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMaria Grant
December 15, 1925 (aged 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Tuxford
December 7, 1934 (aged 14 years)
Cause: Disease of the coronary arteries
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On his death registration, James was described as a retired railway employee aged 76. An inquest was held as to the cause of his death on 14 Dec 1834 and it was found to be from natural causes. J.V. Bennett was the coroner. His parents were recorded as William Tuxford butcher and Ann Mills. He had been born at Penrith and married at Bathurst at age 26 to

Burial of a paternal grandfatherJames Tuxford
December 15, 1934 (aged 14 years)
Cemetery: Methodist Cemetery
Text:

Witnesses were R. Davis and J. Cameron.

Military
World War II
between 1939 and 1945 (aged 25 years)

Text:

Joffre Grant Tuxford enlisted at Sydney. His service no. was 412797.

Death June 9, 1967 (aged 47 years)
Address: Ward 21, Concord Repatriation Hospital
Cause of death: Disseminated sclerosis, urinary tract infection
Text:

Joffre was described as a clerk aged 47 of 18 Berrille Road, Narwee. His death certificate also recorded that he had been born at Rapville to William John Tuxford a station master and Ethel May Webster. He had married at Redfern at 28 yrs Lorna Joan Byrnes. Children of the marriage were Alyson J., 14, Linda A., 9, none deceased. The informant was D. Dunban his brother in law of 19 Warraroong Street Beverley Hills.

Cremation June 13, 1967 (4 days after death)
Text:

Joffre was cremated at Woronora Crematorium. The officiating minister was S. Horton and the witnesses were J. Brock, Registrar, Donald Robert McGill.

Family with parents
father
18881970
Birth: February 20, 1888 30 25Kelso, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 6, 1970Beverley Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18901987
Birth: April 11, 1890 48 38Blayney, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 20, 1987Kogarah, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: May 5, 1911Blayney, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder sister
19121999
Birth: April 2, 1912 24 21New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 1, 1999Gunnedah, North West Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
16 months
elder brother
Tuxford, Maxwell Ronald (1913-1991)
19131991
Birth: July 26, 1913 25 23Orange, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 12, 1991North Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
elder brother
Tuxford, Kevin William (1918-1997)
19181997
Birth: May 28, 1918 30 28Millthorpe, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 17, 1997Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
19201967
Birth: about 1920 31 29New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 9, 1967Concord, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Private
himself
19201967
Birth: about 1920 31 29New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 9, 1967Concord, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
Private
BirthCalculated from age at death
MilitaryWebsite - National Archives of Australia - Recordsearch
Text:

Joffre Grant Tuxford enlisted at Sydney. His service no. was 412797.

DeathTuxford, Bob, 'Joffre Grant Tuxford' email to Marion Purnell, Jun 10 2010
Text:

Joffre was described as a clerk aged 47 of 18 Berrille Road, Narwee. His death certificate also recorded that he had been born at Rapville to William John Tuxford a station master and Ethel May Webster. He had married at Redfern at 28 yrs Lorna Joan Byrnes. Children of the marriage were Alyson J., 14, Linda A., 9, none deceased. The informant was D. Dunban his brother in law of 19 Warraroong Street Beverley Hills.

CremationTuxford, Bob, 'Joffre Grant Tuxford' email to Marion Purnell, Jun 10 2010
Text:

Joffre was cremated at Woronora Crematorium. The officiating minister was S. Horton and the witnesses were J. Brock, Registrar, Donald Robert McGill.