Ada May Brooker, 1881–1966 (aged 85 years)
|Birth|| November 26, 1881
|Death of a paternal grandfather||William Brooker|
October 9, 1885 (aged 3 years)
Cause: William died from old age and natural decay
Note: He was sick for 8 days before death and was attended by Dr Eras Wren. The death information was his son James Brooker who was living at Lake Albert. The death was registered at Wagga Wagga on the 2nd of November 1885. Source: Death Certificate.
|Burial of a paternal grandfather||William Brooker|
October 10, 1885 (aged 3 years)
Cemetery: Wagga Wagga Cemetery, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
|Death of a paternal grandmother||Sophia Mary Mitton|
January 17, 1892 (aged 10 years)
|Burial of a paternal grandmother||Sophia Mary Mitton|
January 18, 1892 (aged 10 years)
|Death of a brother||William Brooker|
May 5, 1892 (aged 10 years)
|Death of a sister||Elizabeth Brooker|
November 30, 1904 (aged 23 years)
|Burial of a sister||Elizabeth Brooker|
December 2, 1904 (aged 23 years)
|Death of a father||James Brooker|
September 17, 1907 (aged 25 years)
DEATH AT GREGADOO.
The death occurred on Tuesday morning of Mr. James Brooker, aged 72, a very old resident of the Gregadoo district, the cause of death being pneumonia. The burial took place yesterday afternoon at the Wagga cemetery, the Rev. G. A. Carver officiating and four grandsons being the pall- bearers. The funeral, which was largely attended, was conducted by Messrs. Hoye and Colbeck.
Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Thursday 19 September 1907 p 2 Article
ANOTHER DEATH FROM PNEUMONIA.
There has been quite an epidemic of pneumonia in this district of late, and several deaths from that complaint have been recorded. The latest is that of James Brooker, an old resident of these parts, who passed away at his residence, Gregadoo, on Tuesday last, after a brief illness.
The cause of death was pneumonia, from which the old man, who was 72 years of age, had only been suffering for a brief period. A wife and grown-up family survive him. The funeral was largely attended on Wednesday afternoon, the interment taking place in the Anglican portion of the Wagga cemetery.
The Rev. G. A. Carver administered the last sad rites of the Church of England at the graveside. Four grandsons of the deceased acted as pall-bearers.
Wagga Wagga Express (NSW : 1879 - 1917) Thursday 19 September 1907 p 2 Article
|Burial of a father||James Brooker|
September 18, 1907 (aged 25 years)
Note: Grave location - ANG-Q-22-0032, Interment Number - M-00853.
|Death of a mother||Mary Ann Jamieson|
April 24, 1912 (aged 30 years)
Source: Bronwyn Williams has death certificate
|Death of a brother||James Edward Brooker|
March 23, 1919 (aged 37 years)
|Death of a sister||Sophia Brooker|
October 17, 1935 (aged 53 years)
MRS. S. BAKER
The death occurred in a private hospital in Wagga last night of a very old and highly respected resident of Wagga and district, Mrs. Sophia Baker, of Darlow street, Wagga, at the age of 71 years.
Mrs. Baker had been a resident of Wagga, Lake Albert, and Forest Hill for many years. She was the widow of Mr. John Thomas Baker, of Darlow street, Wagga, who predeceased her about two years ago.
Mrs. Baker was twice married, and is survived by two sons, Messrs. Walter Henry Delaney, of Sydney, and James Delaney, of Hornsby; and three daughters, Mrs. Ernest W. Denton, of Rowan, Miss Clara May Delaney, of Melbourne, and Miss Eva Maud Delaney, of Kyeamba
Her first husband was Mr. Denis Delaney, who died in 1892. She is also survived by seven step-sons, Messrs. James Baker, of Rand, John Thomas Baker, of Queensland, David G. Baker, of Gregadoo, William Baker, of Delegate, Francis Baker, of Gregadoo, Edward Baker, Wagga, and Oliver S. Baker, Gumly; and Mrs. Daniel Cooper, Perth, W.A., and Mrs. Charles Bush, Gregadoo (step-daughters) ; also two brothers, Messrs. John and Alfred Brooker, Lake Albert; and three sisters, Mrs. A. Rogers, Wagga, Miss Alice Brooker, Lake Albert, and Miss Ada Brooker, Sydney.
Mrs. Baker had been residing with her daughter, Mrs E. W. Denton, of Rowan, and suffered a long illness. She was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Brooker, of Lake Albert.
The funeral will move from Mr. J. C. McDonald's premises, Wagga, at 2 p.m. today for the Wagga cemetery.
Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 18 October 1935 p 4 Article
|Burial of a sister||Sophia Brooker|
October 18, 1935 (aged 53 years)
|Death of a brother||Alfred Brooker|
November 21, 1946 (aged 64 years)
THE LATE MR. A. BROOKER
The death occurred at his residence "Hill View," Lake Albert, on Thursday, of Mr. Alfred Brooker. At the funeral on Saturday, which was con ducted by Archdeacon West, many relatives and friends attended from Sydney, Henty, Lockhart and other districts. Miss M. Mitchell (sister-in law) of Lockhart, and former resid ents Mr. and Mrs. R. C. Mitchell were among the chief mourners.
The Lockhart Review and Oaklands Advertiser (NSW : 1910 - 1954) Tuesday 26 November 1946 p 2 Article
OBITUARY MR. A. BROOKER
The death occurred suddenly at his residence yesterday afternoon, of Mr. Alfred Brooker, of "Hillview," Lake Albert, at the age of 74 years.
Mr. Brooker was born at Tooyal, near Wagga, and resided all his life in the Wagga district. In his younger days he was a cricketer of note. He was a teamster for many years and also a well-known dairy farmer in the Lake Albert district.
Mr. Brooker is survived by his widow (Mrs. Brooker, of Lake Albert), four daughters, Mrs. Charles Vincent (Daisy), of Lake Albert; Mrs. Robert Vincent (Margaret) of Gumly; Mrs. L. Craig (Elsie May), of Lake Albert, and Mrs. J. Power (Ruth Alice), of Gumly; four sons, George, of Five Dock; Leslie, of Culcairn; Norman, of Gurwood-street, Wagga, and Edgar Brooker, of the A.I.F.; one brother, John Brooker, of Lake Albert, and three sisters, Miss Alice Brooker, of Lake Albert, Miss Ada Brooker, of Sydney, and Mrs. Alf Rogers, of Harden; also 14 grandchildren.
The funeral will take place to-morrow morning, the cortege moving from St. John's Church of England, Wagga, after a short service to begin at 11 o'clock, for the Wagga cemetery.
Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 22 November 1946 p 2 Article
|Burial of a brother||Alfred Brooker|
November 23, 1946 (aged 64 years)
|Death of a brother||John Brooker|
August 24, 1949 (aged 67 years)
MR. J. BROOKER
In Lewisham Private Hospital, Wagga, late on Wednesday night, a well-known resident of Lake Albert, Mr. John Brooker, of 'Brookdale,' Lake Albert, via Wagga, died at the age of 80 years.
He was born at 'Brookdale,' Lake Albert, and had lived there all his life. He was a son of the late Mr and Mrs. James Brooker, of Lake Albert, who were two of the district's earliest settlers, and he had followed grazing pursuits all his life.
He is survived by three sisters, Miss Alice Brooker (Lake Albert) , Miss Ada Brooker (Lake Albert) and Mrs. Lucy R?jers (Wagga).
The funeral will take place in Wagga tomorrow morning. The cortege will leave St. John's Church of England after a service at 10.30 o'clock.
Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 26 August 1949 p 2 Article
|Burial of a brother||John Brooker|
August 25, 1949 (aged 67 years)
|Death of a sister||Alice Brooker|
September 20, 1952 (aged 70 years)
|Burial of a sister||Alice Brooker|
September 1952 (aged 70 years)
|Death of a sister||Lucy Brooker|
September 21, 1956 (aged 74 years)
|Burial of a sister||Lucy Brooker|
September 1956 (aged 74 years)
|Death|| December 16, 1966 (aged 85 years)|
Marriage: May 8, 1856 — St Peters Church of England, Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
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