Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Gregory (Mason)-Jean

Jean Marjorie MASONAge: 9519122007

Name
Jean Marjorie MASON
Given names
Jean Marjorie
Surname
MASON
Married name
Jean Marjorie GREGORY
Birth September 22, 1912 30 28
Address: Parramatta Road
Publication: Registrar General , Sydney, NSW on 21 Mar 1974.
Citation details: Entry against September 22 - Jean Margery [sic] Mason 1912.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: It is interesting to note the spelling of Margery. Presumably this entry was made by Jean's mother, Ella. It is also interesting to note that the date 1912 has been overwritten in pencil with the date 1911.
Note: Born at her parents home.

Mason-Jean Marjorie
Mason-Jean Marjorie

Note: Extract of Birth Certificate of Jean Marjorie MASON. Born 22 Sep 1912 at Five Dock, NSW.

Christening about 1913 (Age 3 months)
Address: St. Albans, Church of England
Birth of a brotherNorman Keith MASON
November 14, 1916 (Age 4)

Citation details: Entry against November 14 - Norman Keith Mason 1916
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Education
Primary School
between 1917 and 1922 (Age 4)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEllen Florence HUGHES
about 1921 (Age 8)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1238/1921 JAMES ELLEN F FREDERICK MARRICKVILLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Education
Burwood Public School
1924 (Age 11)
Residence between 1913 and 1926 (Age 3 months)
Address: Parramatta Road, Five Dock. NSW
Note: As told by Jean to Stuart.
Residence before 1926 (Age 13)
Address: Consett Street before moving to Mckenzie Street
Education
Primary School
to 1926 (Age 13)
Address: Five Dock Primary School, Garfield Street Five Dock. NSW.
Residence between 1927 and 1929 (Age 14)
Address: (85?) McKenzie Street
Note: From personal interview with Stuart Gregory
Marriage of a siblingArthur Wentworth “Bill, Chocko or Junior” FULLAGAR MBEVera Catherine MASONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 5, 1932 (Age 19)
Address: St. Philip's Church Hill.
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
Citation details: 430/1932 FULLAGAR ARTHUR W MASON VERA C SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: National Arhives of Australia, Web site
Note: Their reception was held at the Waldorf. Presumably a hotel in Sydney at the time.


Fullagar-Mason
Fullagar-Mason

Note: Wedding Notice

Community Service
active in the Scouting movement for several years, including Cub Master at Concord West
before 1935 (Age 22)
Mason-Jean Scouts
Mason-Jean Scouts

Note: Newspaper cutting re cubs on marriage of Jean MASON.


Concord West Clubrooms
Concord West Clubrooms

Note: Newspaper cutting re Boy Scouts Association new club rooms at West Concord, where Jean MASON was a cubmistress.

Residence before April 18, 1935 (Age 22)
Address: 337 Queen Street
Publication: 18/4/1935, Concord, NSW, St. Luke's Church,
Note: On the corner of Wallaroy Street
Religious marriageDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
April 18, 1935 (Age 22)
Address: St. Luke's Church of England,
Publication: 18/4/1935, Concord, NSW, St. Luke's Church,

Gregory-Mason
Gregory-Mason

Note: Reverse of Marriage Certificate of Don and Jean Gregory

Citation details: 9329/1935 GREGORY DONALD W MASON JEAN M
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note:
Publication: Interviewed at Joondalup Health Campus August, 2002.
Note: The Rev. C.T. Kenderdine was the Minister who conducted the service.
Gregory-Mason
Gregory-Mason

Note: Newspaper notice of the marriage of Donald Gregory to Jean Mason.


ResidenceDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
after April 18, 1935 (Age 22)
Address: Cnr Lyons and Victoria Roads
Note: They lived in a rented flat on the 1st floor above the shops .
Birth of a daughter
#1
Glenis Ellen GREGORY
August 13, 1936 (Age 23)
Address: Calga Private Hospital (Sister Cochrane's) Drummoyne
Citation details: Entry against August 13 - Glenis Ellen Gregory born in 1936
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Occupation
Home duties
1936 (Age 23)
ResidenceDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
rented
1936 (Age 23)
Address: 29 Howley Street
Publication: 1936
Note: This was a rented property. This was a single fronted brick cottage, with two bedrooms, lounge and d…
ResidenceDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
about 1936 (Age 23)
Address: 19 MIlton Street Burwood NSW
Note: Only stayed with Don's mother in the Gregory family home for a few weeks following the birth of daughter Glenis. They then moved to their newly built home at 61 Clements Street, Russell Lea.
Marriage of a siblingAlan William MASONDorothy Margaret “Dot” SHEEDYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 29, 1936 (Age 23)
Publication: 1936, Church of England, Burwood, NSW

Mason-Sheedy
Mason-Sheedy

Note: Reverse (Declaration) Marriage Certificate- MASON-SHEEDY

Death of a brotherNorman Keith MASON
September 5, 1948 (Age 35)
Address: Parramatta Road
Cause: Motor vehicle accident
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 26487/1948 MASON NORMAN KEITH WILLIAM MELBOURNE ELLA MAY AUBURN
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: July, 2000
Note: Norm was killed in a car accident on Parramatta Road at Homebush or Flemington. Jean Gregory does not know whether he was driving or not. But the car that he and another male were in drove under the rear of a truck and they were crushed un der the tray.
ResidenceDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
In their own built home
between 1937 and 1995 (Age 24)
Address: 61 Clements Street
Note: This home was built by Don and Jean Gregory following their marriage and they lived in it for most of the lives until their mid 80's when they sold and moved to Perth to be closer to son Stuart.
Note: The old house is up for auction 29 May 2010. The latest photos are from this auction.

Marriage of a childIan Maynard McGUIGANGlenis Ellen GREGORYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 28, 195718:30 (Age 44)
Address: St. Bedes', Church of England 19 College Street Drummoyne NSW
Citation details: 1555/1957 MCGUIGAN IAN MAYNARD GREGORY GLENIS ELLEN SYDNEY

McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY. Photo shows Glenis and her father Don GREGORY.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.


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McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY. Ian and Glenis with respective mothers, Dorothy "Dot" McGUIGAN on the left and Jean GREGORY on the right.


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McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY. Phto taken at the front door at Clements Street.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY. Photo shows Glenis and her mother Jean GREGORY (MASON).


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.


McGuigan-Gregory
McGuigan-Gregory

Note: Marriage of Ian McGUIGAN and Glenis GREGORY.



Sport June 12, 1957 (Age 44)
Note: Having been a member of Western Suburbs Womens Bowling Club (now Five Dock Bowling Club) for many years she studied and became an Official Umpire of the NSW Womens' Bowling Association.
Death of a fatherWilliam Melbourne “Bill” MASON
December 12, 1957 (Age 45)
Address: Home of Peace Wahroonga
Informant: Alan William MASONson
Cause: Carcinoma of the tongue
Publication: Ref. No. 1957/028453
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 28453/1957 MASON WILLIAM MELBOURNE CHARLES CATHERINE BURWOOD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Sydney Morning Herald, Friday Dec 13, 1957, Death Notices
Publication: July, 2000
MASON-William Melbourne
MASON-William Melbourne

Note: Death Certificate of William Melbourne MASON who died on 12 Dec 1957 in the Home of Peace in Wahroonga, NSW.

Birth of a grandson
#1
David Gregory McGUIGAN
April 8, 1962 (Age 49)
Death of a motherElla May JAMES
June 25, 1969 (Age 56) Age: 85
Address: Crescent Private Hospital (Nursing Home) 17 Homebush Road,
Cause: Bronchio pneumonia - senility
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 27749/1969 MASON ELLA MAY SAMUEL ELLEN FLORENCE BURWOOD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald, Fri Jun 27, 1969, Death Notices
Citation details: 1969/027749
Quality of data: 10
DeathElla May JAMES
June 25, 1969 (Age 56)
TravelledDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
to the United Kingdom, Europe & USA
1974 (Age 61)

Note: This trip was partially funded by the Federal Broom Co. as a farewell gesture on Don's retirement.
Award September 23, 1986 (Age 74)
Note: This was awarded to Jean in recognition of her many years voluntary service to Sydney Hospital.
Death of a brotherAlan William MASON
July 2, 1987 (Age 74)

Publication: July, 2000
Death of a sisterVera Catherine MASON
February 28, 1993 (Age 80)
Publication: Barry Wentworth FULLAGAR
ResidenceDonald Wilson GREGORYView this family
in retirement village
1995 (Age 82)
Address: 22/10 Tibercrest Rise Woodvale WA
Note: This was the town house that Don and Jean purchased when they sold their house at 61 Clements Street, Russell Lea and moved to Perth to be closer to Stuart. Jean continued to live in the unit after the death of Don.


Death of a daughterGlenis Ellen GREGORY
September 6, 1996 (Age 83)
Address: Westmead Hospital Westmead NSW
Cause: Aneurism in the brain
Note: Glenis collapsed whilst playing lawn bowls at Wentworth Falls Bowling Club. She was rushed to Westme…

Death of a grandsonDavid Gregory McGUIGAN
August 6, 2000 (Age 87)
Address: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Sydney, NSW
Cause: David died from infections that could not be controlled as he was suffering from HIV (AIDS).
Note: 6/8/2000 Tony rang me this morning to advise that David passed away at 5:15 am this morning at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney.
Cremation of a grandsonDavid Gregory McGUIGAN
August 10, 2000 (Age 87)
Cemetery: Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park
Note: The memorial and cremation service was held in the southern chapel at 11am.
Death of a husbandDonald Wilson GREGORY
September 7, 2002 (Age 89)
Address: Osborne Park Hospital,
Cause: Cardio-respiratory arrest (Minutes); multi-organ failure (days); disseminated carcinoma of colon with hepatic metastasis (weeks)
Gregory-Donald Wilson
Gregory-Donald Wilson

Note: Death Certificate of Donald Wilson GREGORY who died on 7 Sep 2002 at Osborne Park Hospital, Stirling, WA.

Osborne Park Hospital
Osborne Park Hospital

Note: Don was in Ward 6 upstairs in Room 15.

Cremation of a husbandDonald Wilson GREGORY
September 11, 2002 (Age 89)
Address: His ashes have been placed in a flower bed beside the lake. There is a commemorative plaque indicating the site.
Cemetery: Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park
Gregory-Donald Wilson
Gregory-Donald Wilson

Note: Death Certificate of Donald Wilson GREGORY who died on 7 Sep 2002 at Osborne Park Hospital, Stirling, WA.

Will
in
November 2002 (Age 90)
Note: This will was made after thirty days following the death of her husband Donald Wilson Gregory.
Illness
Admitted to hospital
July 2003 (Age 90)
Note: Jean was suffering from acute urinary tract infection which had caused septicaemia. At the time she was admitted to the Joondalup Health Campus, she was very ill. She was in hospital for about 4 weeks. She remembers nothing of the days leadingup to her admission to hospital
Residence March 13, 2007 (Age 94)
Address: Room 9, Parmelia Wing Aegis Aged Care Facility 340 Anchorage Drive North MINDARIE WA 6030
Phone: (08) 9400 1000
Death November 4, 20078:00pm (Age 95) Age: 95
Address: Anchorage Aged Care Facility Anchorage Drive North Mindarie. WA
Cause of death: Dementia; Osteochrondoma; chronic venous non-healing ulcers on legs
Note: She was bed-bound for several weeks prior to her death.
Cremation November 9, 2007 (5 days after death)
Address: Pinnaroo Memorial Park Whitfords Avenue, Padbury
Burial November 9, 2007 (5 days after death)
Address: Memorial on wall behind gazebo near main lake.
Cemetery: Pinnaroo Memorial Park
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 18, 1905Petersham, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years
herself
Gregory (Mason)-JeanJean Marjorie MASON
Birth: September 22, 1912 30 28Five Dock, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 4, 2007Mindarie, , Western Australia, Australia
brother
Private
younger brother
MASON-NormanNorman Keith MASON
Birth: November 14, 1916 34 32
Death: September 5, 1948Homebush, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Donald Wilson GREGORY - View this family
husband
Gregory-DonDonald Wilson GREGORY
Birth: May 20, 1912 38 29Annandale, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 7, 2002Stirling, , Western Australia, Australia
herself
Gregory (Mason)-JeanJean Marjorie MASON
Birth: September 22, 1912 30 28Five Dock, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 4, 2007Mindarie, , Western Australia, Australia
Marriage: April 18, 1935Concord, , New South Wales, Australia
16 months
daughter
McGuigan-GlenisGlenis Ellen GREGORY
Birth: August 13, 1936 24 23Drummoyne, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 6, 1996Westmead, , New South Wales, Australia
son
Private

BirthExtract of Birth Certificate of Jean Marjorie Mason.
Publication: Registrar General , Sydney, NSW on 21 Mar 1974.
BirthThe Lyric Birthday Book
Citation details: Entry against September 22 - Jean Margery [sic] Mason 1912.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: It is interesting to note the spelling of Margery. Presumably this entry was made by Jean's mother, Ella. It is also interesting to note that the date 1912 has been overwritten in pencil with the date 1911.
EducationJean GREGORY (nee MASON)
ResidenceJean GREGORY (nee MASON)
Note: As told by Jean to Stuart.
EducationJean GREGORY (nee MASON)
ResidenceJean GREGORY (nee MASON)
Note: From personal interview with Stuart Gregory
ResidenceMarriage Certificate (Ceremony) - Donald Wilson Gregory and Jean Marjorie Mason
Publication: 18/4/1935, Concord, NSW, St. Luke's Church,
MarriageMarriage Certificate (Ceremony) - Donald Wilson Gregory and Jean Marjorie Mason
Publication: 18/4/1935, Concord, NSW, St. Luke's Church,

Gregory-Mason
Gregory-Mason

Note: Reverse of Marriage Certificate of Don and Jean Gregory

MarriageG - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 9329/1935 GREGORY DONALD W MASON JEAN M
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageMarriage Notice Donald Wilson Gregory
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
TravelledPassports - Don & Jean Gregory
WillThe last Will and Testament of Jean Marjorie Gregory