Frank Gordon Hocken

#74, (9 March 1903-June 1975)
Gordon Hocken 1941
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Frank was born on Monday, 9 March 1903.1 However, despite his given name he was known to the family, at least, as Gordon.

He married Heba Gwendolyn Smith, daughter of James Smith and Elsie Florence Darby, circa 1928. Frank and Heba lived in 1930 at at 12 Kyola Flats, Royston Street in the Sydney suburb of Darlinghurst.2 At this time his occupation was given as a radio engineer in his adulthood.1,2 Frank Gordon Hocken was a manufacturer in 1933.3 Frank and Heba lived in 1933 at at 5 Ithica Flats, Ithica Road in the Sydney suburb of Darlinghurst.3 Frank and Heba lived in 1937 at at 14 Court Road in the Sydney suburb of Edgecliff.4 Frank served in the army between 1939 and 1945. During the Second World War Gordon saw active service in New Guinea. He attained the rank of Captain..1 He was an engineer in 1954.5 Frank lived in 1954 at at 14 Court Road in the Sydney suburb of Double Bay.5 Frank and Heba lived in 1958 at 11 Painters Lane, in Terrigal, New South Wales.6

Frank died in June 1975 at age 72.7 His body was interred at Newtown Cemetery at Newtown.7

Child of Frank Gordon Hocken and Heba Gwendolyn Smith

Child
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ChartsAylott Family - descendants
Darby Family - descendants
Fairclough Family - descendants
Leonard Family - descendants
Manthorpe Family - descendants
Read family - descendants
Smith family - descendants
Wayte Family - descendants
Descendents of Richard Darby

Citations

  1. [S257] Interview with Heba Hocken, Kincumber NSW.
  2. [S478] NSW - Electoral Rolls - East Sydney - Darlinghurst, Division of Darlinghurst, Electorate of East Sydney, 1930 H p.2 (http://search.ancestry.com.au/iexec).
  3. [S478] NSW - Electoral Rolls - East Sydney - Darlinghurst, Division of Darlinghurst, Electorate of East Sydney, 1933 H p.5 (http://search.ancestry.com.au/iexec).
  4. [S476] NSW - Electoral Rolls - Wentworth - Bellevue Hill, Division of Bellevue Hill, Electorate of Wentworth, 1937 H p.5 (http://search.ancestry.com.au/iexec).
  5. [S479] NSW - Electoral Rolls - Wentworth - Woollahra East, Division of Woollahra East, Electorate of Wentworth, 1954 H p.4 (http://search.ancestry.com.au/iexec).
  6. [S481] NSW - Electoral Rolls - Macarthur - Gosford, Division of Gosford, Electorate of Macarthur, 1958 p.7 (http://search.ancestry.com.au/iexec).
  7. [S477] Website Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007 Ancestry.com, Central Coast Family History Society Inc; Collection Title: R H Creighton Funeral Director's Records.
  8. [S480] NSW - Electoral Rolls - Robertson - Gosford, Division of Gosford, Electorate of Robertson, 1963 H p.6 (http://search.ancestry.com.au/iexec).