Arthur Leslie Angel, 19081956 (aged 47 years)

Name
Arthur Leslie /Angel/
Given names
Arthur Leslie
Surname
Angel
Birth March 2, 1908 27 25
Note: Can't locate a record of his birth.
Marriage of parentsLewis Arthur Hercules AngelMartha Maisie GeeView this family
1908 (aged 0)

Note: Arthur and Martha never married - they had Arthur…

Arthur and Martha never married - they had Arthur Leslie and Martha and her husband Oscar Unwin raised him. Arthur knew about his biological father as his name is listed on his marriage certificate.

According to Martha, they lived together for 6 years in NSW, Victoria and Tasmania and that Arthur referred to her as his wife.

She pursued Arthur through the courts for child maintenance for Arthur Lewis for several years.

Marriage of a parentLewis Arthur Hercules AngelIda Sophia FitzgeraldView this family
November 21, 1908 (aged 8 months)
Note: Ended in divorce in 1928 on grounds of desertion
Death of a paternal grandfatherHenry Angel
July 9, 1924 (aged 16 years)
Cause: Cardiac Failure for 7 days
Burial of a paternal grandfatherHenry Angel
July 10, 1924 (aged 16 years)
Cemetery: Church Of England Cemetery, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Note: Funeral Notice, Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, New…

Funeral Notice, Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, New South Wales : 1911 - 1954) Friday 11 July 1924 p 2 Article

MR. HENRY ANGEL.

The last journey of one of Wagga's oldest pioneers was carried out.yesterday afternoon, when a large numher of prominent citizens, friends and relatives followed the earthly remains of Mr. Henry Angel, from his daughter's residence (Mrs. C. Inglis), Collins street, to the Wagga Cemetery, where the body was buried in the Church of England portion.

The Vea Archdeacon Pike officiated at the grave side. He made a feeling reference to the life of the, deceased. as a pioneer of Riverina. The chief mourners' at his graveside were Mesdames Chas. Inglis, Wagga; A. E. Thompson, Grenfell, Renehan, Cootamnndra; A. Harding, Wagga; Miss Alma Angel, Sydney, daughters; Messrs. Ernest Angel, Cooma; Sidney Angel, Wagga, sons; Jas. Cunningham, Wagga, step-son; Samuel Angel, Wagga, brother.

The coffin was borne by the following: — Messrs. Ernest Angel, (son), R. J. Cunningham (step-son); A. E. Thompson (son-in-lnw), H. J. C. Inglis, B. Inglis, and D. M. Inglis (grandsons). Pallbearers: Messrs. Chas. Inglis (son-in-law), S. Angel - brother, L. Angel (nephew), A. Harding (son-in-law) C. S. Angel (grandson), George F. Seckold (representative of the MUIOOF)

In additional to the abovementioned, the deceased leaves the following sons and daughters- H. G. Angel, Sydney, Mrs E. Bowkett, Newcastle, daughter, and Mr J. Cunningham, step-son, Cootamundra. Owing to her present state of ill health, the deceased widow was unable to attend. Many beautiful flowers were sent from relatives and friends

Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, New South Wales : 1911 - 1954) Friday 11 July 1924 p 2 Article

Death of a paternal grandmotherFrances Eleanor Jane Cornish
April 17, 1927 (aged 19 years)
Cause: Lobar Pneumonia
Note: Last saw Dr A.S. Boyd on the day before she died. Death informant was her son Robert Cunningham. Source: death certificate supplied by the National Centre of Biography.
Burial of a paternal grandmotherFrances Eleanor Jane Cornish
April 18, 1927 (aged 19 years)
Note: Funeral notice, Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, New…

Funeral notice, Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, New South Wales : 1911 - 1954) Tuesday 19 April 1927 p 2 Article

MRS. HENRY ANGEL

The funeral of Mrs. Ellenor Frances Angel widow of Mr. Henry Angel, of Wagga, and formerly of Lake Albert, took place yesterday afternoon, leaving the residence of her daughter. Mrs. Alfred Harding, Murray street, Wagga. The cortege included a large number of relatives and friends from Grenfell, Lake Albert, Forbes, Picton and Wagga and other places.

The Rev. F. Walkden Brown conducted a short service at the house, and those present sang one of Mrs. Angel's favorite hymns, ' Rock of Ages. The internment took place in the family ground in the Church of England Cemetery, Wagga. The carriers were Messrs James Cunningham (son), Albert E. Thompson of Grenfell (son-in-law), Walter Hurst, Henry Inglis, Russell Inglis, and Fred W. Birch. The pall bearers were Messrs Edward. Angel (brother-in-law), Albert Smith, Herbert Ogilvie and Harry Ayscough. The Rev. F. Walkden Brown read the burial service.

The chief mourners were Messrs J. E. Cunningham, A. E. Thomson, Mrs. Thomas Walsh (Picton), Mts. M. Renehen, Forbes, Mrs. Alfred Harding (Wagga), daughters, and Mrs. Sidney Angel (daughter-in-law). Among other relatives present were Mrs. C. Inglis, Mr. H. G. Inglis, Mr. Russell Inglis, and Mr. E. J. Angel. The casket was covered with floral tributes.

Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, New South Wales : 1911 - 1954) Tuesday 19 April 1927 p 2 Article

Note: Source: death certificate supplied by the National Centre of Biography.
MarriageDorothy Elma McGeeView this family
September 1, 1934 (aged 26 years)
Military
Australian Army
between 1942 and 1944 (aged 35 years)
Note: Enlisted at Newcastle on 15 Aug 1942 and discharged on 24 Aug 1944. Service number - NX102354. He was a signalman. Posting at discharge - NSW AA & CA SIGS. Source: http://nominal-rolls.dva.gov.au/
Residence between 1930 and 1954 (aged 45 years)
Note: 1930 - 1935: 10 Leofrene Avenue, Marrickville

1930 - 1935: 10 Leofrene Avenue, Marrickville 1937: 88 Crinan Street, Hurlstone Park, Ashbury 1943: 91 Stanmore Road, Petersham 1949 - 1954: Flat A, 128 Walker Street, North Sydney

Arthur worked as a shop assistant

Marriage of a parentOscar James UnwinMartha Maisie GeeView this family
1931 (aged 22 years)
Death of a motherMartha Maisie Gee
February 18, 1936 (aged 27 years)
Note: Usual place of residence was 26 Robert Street, Marrickville.
Burial of a motherMartha Maisie Gee
February 20, 1936 (aged 27 years)
Death of a fatherLewis Arthur Hercules Angel
May 26, 1953 (aged 45 years)
Note: ANGEL Arthur Hercules - May 26 1953 dearly loved husband of Florence Angel and loved father of Anne, Valmai, Edward and John. Aged 72 years. At rest. The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 27 May 1953 p 26 Family Notices
Death January 15, 1956 (aged 47 years)
Burial January 1956 (aged 47 years)
Family with parents
father
18811953
Birth: February 15, 1881 44 32Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1953Sutherland, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18831936
Birth: 1883
Death: February 18, 1936Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1908
2 months
himself
19081956
Birth: March 2, 1908 27 25Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Death: January 15, 1956North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Father’s family with Florence Victoria Jenner
father
18811953
Birth: February 15, 1881 44 32Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1953Sutherland, New South Wales, Australia
step-mother
18971997
Birth: June 28, 1897Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 12, 1997Gymea, New South Wales, Australia
half-sister
Private
half-brother
Private
half-brother
Private
half-sister
Private
Father’s family with Ida Sophia Fitzgerald
father
18811953
Birth: February 15, 1881 44 32Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1953Sutherland, New South Wales, Australia
step-mother
Marriage
Marriage: November 21, 1908Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Mother’s family with Oscar James Unwin
step-father
1937
Death: May 12, 1937Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18831936
Birth: 1883
Death: February 18, 1936Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1931Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with Charles Johnstone
step-father
mother
18831936
Birth: 1883
Death: February 18, 1936Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1898Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Dorothy Elma McGee
himself
19081956
Birth: March 2, 1908 27 25Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Death: January 15, 1956North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
19161988
Birth: April 5, 1916Rocky Point Road, Rockdale, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 15, 1988Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: September 1, 1934St Clement, Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia
Birth

Can't locate a record of his birth.

Military

Enlisted at Newcastle on 15 Aug 1942 and discharged on 24 Aug 1944. Service number - NX102354. He was a signalman. Posting at discharge - NSW AA & CA SIGS. Source: http://nominal-rolls.dva.gov.au/

Residence

1930 - 1935: 10 Leofrene Avenue, Marrickville 1937: 88 Crinan Street, Hurlstone Park, Ashbury 1943: 91 Stanmore Road, Petersham 1949 - 1954: Flat A, 128 Walker Street, North Sydney

Arthur worked as a shop assistant