Mary Kate Griffiths

Female 1875 - 1919  (44 years)


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  • Name Mary Kate Griffiths 
    Born 1875  Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Cause of Death 1 Nov 1919  Don, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Influenza, Pneumonia, Morbus Cordis - Means no more than heart disease. Probably used by doctors when they did not know the exact cause of death but were sure it was natural causes. May sometimes mean heart failure  
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 01 November 1919, her funeral took place at Don Congregational Cemetery, at the grave side, 03 November 1919.
    Death of Mrs Joseph Turner -  Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death of Mrs Joseph Turner - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 01 Nov 1919 - see attached Newspaper clipping which was published in the Advocate Newspaper 3rd November 1919
    Died 1 Nov 1919  Don (Devonport), Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 01 November 1919, her funeral took place at Don Congregational Cemetery, at the grave side, 03 November 1919.
    Death of Mrs Joseph Turner -  Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death of Mrs Joseph Turner - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 01 Nov 1919 - see attached Newspaper clipping which was published in the Advocate Newspaper 3rd November 1919
    Death Certificate of Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death Certificate of Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 1st November 1919 at Don Tasmania. Death Certificate 46968 - 164/1919.
    Funeral Service 3 Nov 1919  Don Congregational Cemetery, Don, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    See attached Newspaper clipping and extract from Tasmanian Coastal Cemeteries. 
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 01 November 1919, her funeral took place at Don Congregational Cemetery, at the grave side, 03 November 1919.
    The Funeral of the Late Mary Kate Turner
    The Funeral of the Late Mary Kate Turner
    Mary kate Turner's Funeral was held gave side at the Don Congregational Cemetery, Don, Tasmania, Australia. The funeral notice was published in the Advocate Newspaper, Bernie, Tasmania 4th November 1919
    The Funeral of the late Mrs Joseph Turner - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    The Funeral of the late Mrs Joseph Turner - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Funeral details of Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths) were published in the The Advocate Newspaper, Bernie, Tasmania, Australia, 3 November 1919
    Buried 3 Nov 1919  Don congregational Cemetery, Devonport, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Death, Burial and Funeral details - Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths)
    Mary Kate Turner died 01 November 1919, her funeral took place at Don Congregational Cemetery, at the grave side, 03 November 1919.
    Person ID I8594  Tucker Family Tree | The Descendants of Jonathon Griffiths
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2013 

    Father Henry Griffiths,   b. 07 Nov 1826, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1876, Constitution Dock, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Hudson,   b. 1829,   d. 8 Dec 1897, West Devonport, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 05 Nov 1853  West Tamar, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F2677  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph William Turner,   b. c1864, Hartford, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1938, Devon Public Hospital, Latrobe, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1897  Port Frederick, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • The City of Devonport Tasmania

      The area was first surveyed by Captain Charles Hardwicke in 1823. The area was originally known as Port Frederick,[2] then Mersey River, the name of the river flowing through the town. Later it became two separate towns - Formby on the western side, and Torquay on the east (first settled by Charles Oldaker).[3] The towns were joined to become Devonport (named for Devonport in England) in 1890
    Marriage Certificate of Joseph William Turner and Mary Kate Griffiths
    Marriage Certificate of Joseph William Turner and Mary Kate Griffiths
    Joseph William Turner and Mary Kate Griffiths were married 24 Aug 1897 at Port Frederick (Devonport), Tasmania, Australia
    Children 
     1. Violet Lenore Turner,   b. 22 Jan 1894, Port Frederick, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Norah Turner,   b. 30 Jun 1896, Port Frederick, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Joseph William Turner,   b. 23 Jun 1898, Port Frederick, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. May Turner,   b. 01 Jul 1899, Port Frederick, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Alfred James Turner,   b. 1902, Port Frederick Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +6. Hilda Mary Turner,   b. 22 Mar 1903, Don, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1967, 15 Robert Street, Smithton, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     7. Jack Turner  [Birth]
     8. Harry Turner  [Birth]
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F2678  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1875 - Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Nov 1919 - Don (Devonport), Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral Service - See attached Newspaper clipping and extract from Tasmanian Coastal Cemeteries. - 3 Nov 1919 - Don Congregational Cemetery, Don, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Nov 1919 - Don congregational Cemetery, Devonport, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Colonial Tasmanian Family Links, Archives Office of Tasmania, (Archives Office of Tasmania) (Reliability: 2), 1875.
      GRIFFITHS, MARY KATE
      Gender: Female
      Birth 1875 - LAUNCESTON
      Marriage/Relationship: 1897 - PORT FREDERICK,Tasmania ( TURNER, JOSEPH )
      Death:

      FAMILY INFORMATION
      Children:
      333723 TURNER VIOLET 1894
      333724 TURNER NORAH 1896
      333725 TURNER JOSEPH WILLIAM 1898
      333726 TURNER MAY 1899

    2. [S132] The Advocate Newspaper (Reliability: 3), 3 Nov 1919.
      See attached Newspaper clipping

    3. [S219] Register Book of Deaths of the State of Tasmania, Australia (Reliability: 3), 1 Nov 1919.
      See attached death certificate for full details.

    4. [S185] Henry Reginald John Greene (Reliability: 2), 1 Nov 1919.
      Mary Kate Turner (n. Griffiths) died 01 Nov 1919, Don (Devonport) Tasmania.

    5. [S216] Tasmanian Coastal Cemeteries (Reliability: 2), 3 Nov 1919.
      See attached extract

    6. [S132] The Advocate Newspaper (Reliability: 3), 3 Nov 1919.
      See Attached Clipping

    7. [S6] Tasmanian Pioneers, Archives Office of Tasmania, (The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Association with the Archives Office of Tasmania) (Reliability: 2), 5 Nov 1853.
      Surname Hudson, given names Mary jane, Age 24, Sex Female, Ev ent Marriage, Spouse Surname Griffith, spouse given Names Henry, spouse Age 28, Registration Place launceston, Event date 05 Nov 1853, registration year 1853, registration Number 1065, RGD Number 37

    8. [S152] John Griffiths (Reliability: 2), 15 Feb 2013.
      Mary Jane Hudson born 1829 married henry Griffiths 05 Nov 1853

    9. [S6] Tasmanian Pioneers, Archives Office of Tasmania, (The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Association with the Archives Office of Tasmania) (Reliability: 2), 24 Aug 1897.
      Surname Griffiths, Given Names Mary Kate, Age 22, Sex Female, Event Marriage, Spouse Surname Turner, Spouse Given Names Joseph, Spouse Age 32, Registration Place Port Frederick, Event Date 24 Aug, Event Year 1897, Registration Year 1897, registration Number 825, RGD Number 37

    10. [S185] Henry Reginald John Greene (Reliability: 2), 24 Aug 1891.
      Mary Kate Griffiths married Joseph William Turner 24 August 1891 West Devonport Tasmania.


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