Violet Barbara Cheyne

#159, (11 April 1888-September 1962)
FatherRobert Cheyne (1853-1 Mar 1913)
MotherAgnette E. Sörum (c 1849-1901)
Violet Barbara Oaten
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Violet was born on Wednesday, 11 April 1888 at North Melbourne, Victoria. She was the daughter of Robert Cheyne and Agnette E. Sörum.

Her mother died 1901 at the approximate age of 50. She was about 12 when this happened. Violet lived in November 1909 at at 121 Kerr Street in the Melbourne suburb of Fitzroy.1

She married Albert Edward Oaten, son of Charles Henry Oaten and Catherine Carroll, in a Congregational Church ceremony at 101 Gore Street on Wednesday, 24 November 1909 at the Melbourne suburb of Fitzroy. Witnesses to the wedding were Robert Cheyne and Charles Henry Oaten.1 At this time her occupation was given as a confectioner.1 Violet, aged 22 and Albert Edward Oaten became the parents of their first daughter Violet Agnette Oaten on Saturday, 18 June 1910 at Melbourne.2 Violet, aged 25 and Albert Edward Oaten became the parents of Mavis Lily Oaten on Thursday, 1 May 1913 at the Melbourne suburb of North Fitzroy.3 Violet Barbara Cheyne was recorded as engaged in homeduties in 1914.4 Violet and Albert lived in 1914 at at 15 Coleman street in the Melbourne suburb of North Fitzroy.4 Violet had a photograph taken of her 7 February 1914.

Her husband Albert died 2 May 1919 at the aproximate age of 31, leaving her a widow at age 31. Violet lived in 1924 at at 162 Queens Parade in the Melbourne suburb of North Fitzroy.5 She was a boxmaker in 1924.5 Violet lived in 1931 at at 3 Groom Street in the Melbourne suburb of North Fitzroy.6 She was recorded as engaged in homeduties, and further records have her doing this as well in 1931.6 Violet lived in 1936 at at 68 Riversdale Road in the Melbourne suburb of Glenferrie.7 Violet lived in 1949 at at 82 Rowe Street in the Melbourne suburb of Clifton Hill.8 Violet lived in 1949 at at 322 Queens Parade in the Melbourne suburb of Clifton Hill.9

She married Thomas Charles Gosstray, son of Ben Gosstray and Mary Elizabeth Chinnock, in 1953 at the Melbourne suburb of Kew.10 Violet and Thomas lived in 1954 at at 19 Rowe Street in the Melbourne suburb of Ivanhoe.11

Violet died in September 1962 at the Melbourne suburb of Northcote at age 74.12

Children of Violet Barbara Cheyne and Albert Edward Oaten

Children

Family of Violet Barbara Cheyne and Thomas Charles Gosstray

Last Edited10 Jan 2014
ChartsOaten Family - descendants
Barbara Nicholson - ancestors

Citations

  1. [S264] Victoria, Marriage Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1909 No.9213.
  2. [S8] Victoria, Birth Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1910 No.19210.
  3. [S8] Victoria, Birth Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1913 No.12239.
  4. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Fitzroy Central.
  5. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Delbridge 1924 p.43.
  6. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Fitzroy North 1931 p.85.
  7. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Kooyong, Sub-Division of Glenferrie 1936 p.90.
  8. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Clifton Hill 1949 p.39.
  9. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Clifton Hill 1949.
  10. [S338] Website Ancestry.com.au (http://www.ancestry.com.au/) http://trees.ancestry.com.au/tree/43539742/person/…
  11. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Delbridge.
  12. [S265] Victoria, Death Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, 1962 No.18914.
  13. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Batman, Sub-Division of Fitzroy Central 1919 p.47.
  14. [S265] Victoria, Death Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, 1919 No.5273.
  15. [S483] Australia - Electoral Rolls 1900-1980, Division of Yarra, Sub-Division of Hawthorn 1937 p.176.