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Francis WILKINS ( -1935)

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Margaret Catherine Burley

Francis' parents were Robert Charles WILKINS and Frances BAILEY.1 Francis WILKINS2,3 (known as 'Frank') was a grazier in Texas, Qld.4,5 He married Margaret Catherine BURLEY in 1913 in Queensland, Australia.3

Francis and Margaret had 4 children :

- Mervyn WILKINS (b. 4 Jun 1915; d. 28 Mar 1971). Married Alice Mary JACKSON (b.1917). They had 4 children Kevin, Mervyn Glendon , Valda Mary and Lynette Elizabeth

- Frederick Darryl WILKINS commonly known as Darryl (d. 29 Oct 1986 aged 68 Years; bur. Yelarbon Qld). He married Edna ESBURY. They had 2 children, Rodney and Trevor

- Verna Jean WILKINS. She married Leslie Cyril SPICER (6 Feb 1943). They had 4 children, Valerie Francis , Brian Leslie , Roger Barry and Graham John. Roger and Graham were twins

- Iris Frances WILKINS (d.1924 aged 18 days); bur. Texas Qld).6,7,8,9

Frank died on 12 December 1935 in Queensland.10,11 He was buried in December 1935 in Toowoomba, Qld.11

 

Margaret Catherine BURLEY12 was the daughter of John Williams BURLEY (1849-1915) and Sarah Jane PARTRIDGE (1858-1949).

Citations

1{S0197}, BDM (Qld) Online Death Index. Cit. Date: 25 January 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Father : Robert Charles and Mother Frances Bailey"
Registration no : 1936 / C911
2{S0238}, Researcher : General. Custom Id: SUB027. Cit. Date: 14 March 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "I reside in Brisbane, Qld. My Great Grandparents are John William Burley & Margaret Catherine Wilkins Nee Burley. My Grandmother is their Daughter Verna Jean Spicer Nee Wilkins and her father is Francis Wilkins or Frank as he was known"
3{S0198}, BDM (Qld) Online Marriage Index. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Registration no : 1913 / C004099
4{S0358}, Biography : PYE, Marguerita Agnes (0144). Cit. Date: 30 August 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
It has beeen presumed that Francis was also a hotellier the same as his wife Matgaret
5{S0238}, Researcher : General. Custom Id: SUB027. Cit. Date: 25 January 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "On Darrell’s birth certificate it states Francis’ occupation as grazier (they were living in Texas at the time)"
6{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.ozcemeteries.com/qld_cemeteries/yelarbon.htm. Cit. Date: 26 January 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "In Memory of my ........ and our father and grandfather
Frederick Darryl
Wilkins
Died 28th Oct 1986 aged 68 Years"
Image of Headstone of Frederick Wilkins
7{S0358}, Biography : PYE, Marguerita Agnes (0144). Cit. Date: 7 February 2010. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Mrs Wilkins was Fred's mother's sister who had two sons and a daughter (Mervyn, Darryl and Verna)"
8{S0563}, Researcher : GILBERT, Juliet. Custom Id: SUB037. Cit. Date: 9 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: - "Darrell’s full name was Frederick Darrell Wilkins b 14/01/1918. He died on 29/10/1986 and is buried in Yelarbon QLD. ( http://www.ozcemeteries.com/qld_cemeteries/yelarbon.htm )
He is survived by 2 sons (Rodney and Trevor) and was father to a stillborn child that is buried in Texas Cemetery. He has 4 granddaughters, 3 grandsons, 3 great grandsons and 1 great granddaughter"
- "Francis and Margaret had another daughter named Iris Frances Wilkins who died in 1924 in infancy. She is buried in Texas Cemetery quite close to the grave of John Williams and Sarah Jane Burley"
- "I believe that Mervyn died a bachelor with no offspring"

- - "My Great Grandparents are John William Burley & Margaret Catherine Wilkins Nee Burley. My Grandmother is their Daughter Verna Jean Spicer Nee Wilkins and her father is Francis Wilkins or Frank as he was known"
- "Frederick Darryl he was called Darryl more so than Frederick"
9{S0680), Researcher : SPICER (nee WILKINS), Kellie-Ann re WILKINS and BURLEY. Custom Id: SUB041. Cit. Date: 13 January 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
10{S0197}, BDM (Qld) Online Death Index. Cit. Date: 25 January 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Registration no : 1936 / C911
11{S0563}, Researcher : GILBERT, Juliet. Custom Id: SUB037. Cit. Date: 9 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Francis died in 1935 and is buried in Toowoomba."
12{S0196}, BDM (Qld) Online Birth Index. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Primary evidence.

Compiler of this family history is : John Owen

              

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Updated : 23 August 2014