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Frederick John OWEN (1911-1974)

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Frederick John Owen

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Frederick John Owen

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Fred on his wedding day

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Fred and Rita's wedding photo

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Rita on her wedding day

Frederick John OWEN1 (known as 'Fred'), son of John OWEN (1879-1970) and Rachel Elizabeth BURLEY (1883-1963), was born on 14 May 1911 in Texas, Qld.2,3 He was a follower of the Catholic faith .4 He married Marguerita Agnes PYE on 29 November 1941 at St Marys Catholic Church in Warwick, Qld.1

he died (aged 63) on 10 September 1974 at Royal Brisbane Hospital in Brisbane, Qld. The cause was Lung Cancer.1,5,6 He was buried in September 1974 in Pinaroo Lawn cemetery in Albany Creek, Qld.7,8

 

His sister Sylvia stated that he built his own home from bits and pieces.9

 

Marguerita Agnes PYE1 (known as 'Rita') and Frederick John OWEN had the following children:

 

Roslyn Elizabeth OWEN (known as 'Lyn')

Frederick Thomas OWEN

Desley Patricia OWEN

Errol George Patrick OWEN

Francis Leonard OWEN (known as 'Frank')

Janice Anne OWEN (known as 'Jan')

Gerard John OWEN (known as 'Gerry')

Citations

1{S0036}, Researcher : OWEN (nee QUESSY), Marie (0129) : re OWEN. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
2{S0196}, BDM (Qld) Online Birth Index. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Reference no : 1911 / C013735
3{S0381}, Researcher : FLINT, Kristine re OWEN. Custom Id: SUB024. Cit. Date: 26 February 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Was born in Texas Qld birth certificate # is 1911/13735"
4{S0540}, Internet (MyHeritage : OWEN CLAN Web Site \ Owen-Pye Tree an Owen-Pye Tree2) : re OWEN, PYE. Cit. Date: 1 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Roman Catholic"
5{S0540}, Internet (MyHeritage : OWEN CLAN Web Site \ Owen-Pye Tree an Owen-Pye Tree2) : re OWEN, PYE. Cit. Date: 1 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Royal Brisbane Hospital"
6{S0539}, Internet (MyHeritage : Owen ? Walsh families \ Bennetts Family Tree) : re OWEN. Cit. Date: 1 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Uncle Fred died from lung cancer the same as 2 of his brothers"
7{S0199}, Internet : General. https://online.brisbane.qld.gov.au/cemeteries/cemeteries_step2.jsp (Brisbane City Council, grave location search). Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
8{S0540}, Internet (MyHeritage : OWEN CLAN Web Site \ Owen-Pye Tree an Owen-Pye Tree2) : re OWEN, PYE. Cit. Date: 1 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Pinaroo Lawn Cemetery Albany Creek Queensland"
9{S0015} 1992, Interview : NEWTON (nee OWEN), Sylvia May (0080). Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.

Compiler of this family history is : John Owen

              

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Updated : 23 August 2014