Frederick Brooker, 18841962 (aged 77 years)

Name
Frederick /Brooker/
Given names
Frederick
Surname
Brooker
Birth February 1, 1884 18
Death of a maternal grandfatherJonathan Brooker
June 2, 1888 (aged 4 years)
Note: Wagga Wagga Advertiser (New South Wales : 1875 - 1…

Wagga Wagga Advertiser (New South Wales : 1875 - 1910) Tuesday 5 June 1888 p 2 Family Notices

DEATH BROOKER. — On the 2nd instant, at his residence, Tarcutta Road, Wagga Wagga, Jonathan Brooker, aged 56 years.

Marriage of a parentHenry B ThomasElizabeth A BrookerView this family
1888 (aged 3 years)
Military
South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)
April 19, 1902 (aged 18 years)
Note: Frederick enlisted on 19 APR 1902 at Sydney (service number 407). He was working as a brickmaker and listed who he thought was his sister Elizabeth as his next of kin - she was actually his mother. He was living at Wagga Wagga at the time of enlistment. He enlisted into the 5th Australian Commonwealth Horse (NSW).
MarriageSelina StevensView this family
January 28, 1921 (aged 36 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ray
August 20, 1933 (aged 49 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ray
August 21, 1933 (aged 49 years)
Death of a wifeSelina Stevens
January 13, 1941 (aged 56 years)
Death 1962 (aged 77 years)
Note: Frederick's age on his death certificate is incorrect.
Family with parents
mother
1866
Birth: 1866 33 23Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
himself
Brooker, Frederick 1884-1962
18841962
Birth: February 1, 1884 18Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1962Queensland, Australia
Mother’s family with Henry B Thomas
step-father
mother
1866
Birth: 1866 33 23Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1888Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Marjorie Constance Sims
himself
Brooker, Frederick 1884-1962
18841962
Birth: February 1, 1884 18Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1962Queensland, Australia
wife
19102004
Birth: January 31, 1910Walthamstow, Essex, England
Death: May 23, 2004
daughter
Private
Family with Selina Stevens
himself
Brooker, Frederick 1884-1962
18841962
Birth: February 1, 1884 18Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1962Queensland, Australia
wife
1941
Death: January 13, 1941Harling Cottages, Harling Street, Camberwell, Lambeth, England
Marriage
Marriage: January 28, 1921Manhattan, New York, USA
BirthView

Family supplied information states that Frederick's sister Elizabeth A Brooker was his mother, not his grandparents as listed at his baptism.

Military

Frederick enlisted on 19 APR 1902 at Sydney (service number 407). He was working as a brickmaker and listed who he thought was his sister Elizabeth as his next of kin - she was actually his mother. He was living at Wagga Wagga at the time of enlistment. He enlisted into the 5th Australian Commonwealth Horse (NSW).

Death

Frederick's age on his death certificate is incorrect.

Note

Source: copy of birth certificate