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Hookway - Ermyn

Lady Ermyn Winifred HOOKWAY BSc, DipEdAge: 84 years19111995

Name
Lady Ermyn Winifred HOOKWAY BSc, DipEd
Name prefix
Lady
Given names
Ermyn Winifred
Surname
HOOKWAY
Name suffix
BSc, DipEd
Married name
Lady Ermyn Winifred KRIPPNER BSc, DipEd
Married name
Lady Ermyn Winifred BOWEN BSc, DipEd
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth February 3, 1911 28 27
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a sisterJoyce Gwendoline HOOKWAY
May 31, 1912 (Age 15 months)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Education
High School
before 1927 (Age 15 years)
School or college: Sydney Girls' High School
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
Personal Interest
Drama
1927 (Age 15 years)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
Note: Ermyn starred as Emily Enwhistle in "The Rsing Generation".
Education
Tertiary Education
between 1928 and 1932 (Age 16 years)

School or college: Sydney University
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
Personal Interest
Drama
after 1928 (Age 16 years)
Address: Sydney University
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
Note: Whilst attending university Ermyn was actively involved in the drama society along with one Nigel Bo…
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth GREGORY
January 24, 1934 (Age 22 years)
Address: Auld Street Merewether NSW
Cause: Carcinoma of the uterus
Citation details: 1080/1934 HOOKWAY ELIZABETH WILLIAM SARAH MEREWETHER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 60
Burial of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth GREGORY
January 26, 1934 (Age 22 years)
Address: Portion 1 Section 76 Lot 23
Cemetery: Sandgate General
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Newcastle, The Newcastle Morning Herald, 30 January, 1934
Citation details: 30/1/1934
Hookway - James and Elizabeth
Hookway - James and Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly made available by the trustees of Sandgate Cemetery.

Occupation
Teacher
between 1932 and 1934 (Age 20 years)
Employer: NSW Education Department
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 68
Personal Interest
Drama
between 1932 and 1934 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 68
Note: Upon being appointed as a teacher to Newcastle, Ermyn found that there was no dramatic society. She established the Newcastle Community Players at the Little Theatre in King Street, a branch of the Sydney Community Theatre. Ermy produced such plays as Galsworthy's "Defeat" in which she played the role of Anna; J.B. Priestey's "Dangerous Corner" and Pinero's "Trelawney of the Wells" in which she also took roles. Noel Coward's "Hay Fever", Shaw's "Pygmalion", Barrie's "Alice Sit by the Fire", Coward's "Young Idea" and Priestley's "Roundabout" followed. She also produced "Mary Magdalene" by Maurice Maeterlinck at Newcastle Cathedral Parish Hall in 1934. Ermyn also played in "Wonderful Zoo" by F. Sladen-Smith peformed by The Sydney Players' Club in 1932.
Residence 1936 (Age 24 years)
Address: 210 Croydon Road Croydon NSW
Marriage of a siblingAubrey Trayhurn BRIDGERJoyce Gwendoline HOOKWAYView this family
March 11, 1939 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 708/1939 BRIDGER AUBREY TRAYHURN HOOKWAY JOYCE GWENDOLINE SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: Email 1 Feb 2006
Text:

708/1939 BRIDGER AUBREY TRAYHURN HOOKWAY JOYCE GWENDOLINE SYDNEY Add place Sydney.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageRudolph William Cecil “Bill” KRIPPNERView this family
January 8, 1949 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 4403/1949 KRIPPNER RUDOLPH WILLIAM CECIL HOOKWAY ERMYN WINIFRED ASHFIELD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a fatherEdmund James HOOKWAY
December 16, 1964 (Age 53 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6384/1964 HOOKWAY EDMUND JAMES JAMES ELIZABETH SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a siblingJohn Nolland Brown CAMPBELLJoyce Gwendoline HOOKWAYView this family
March 26, 1965 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

When I checked the 1975 death notice in SMH 24 Nov SMH Husband of Ermyn, brother and brother-in-law of Joyce and John Campbell. Funeral 27 Nov 1975 at 9.40am at St Oswalds Haberfield then Rookwood Crematorium

This shows that widow Joyce HOOKWAY = BRIDGER had married John CAMPBELL some time after 1955. Ryerson Index: CAMPBELL,Joyce Gwendoline 10NOV1999 Death formerly of Concord West 16NOV1999 SMH

Death of a motherSophia DUNCAN
August 6, 1971 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 60222/1971 HOOKWAY SOPHIE JAMES SOPHIA BURWOOD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a husbandRudolph William Cecil “Bill” KRIPPNER
November 24, 1975 (Age 64 years)
Cause: Pancreatic cancer
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 30007/1975 KRIPPNER RUDOLPH WILLIAM CECIL RUDOLPH MARTIN ISABEL
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

When I checked the 1975 death notice in SMH 24 Nov SMH Husband of Ermyn, brother and brother-in-law of Joyce and John Campbell. Funeral 27 Nov 1975 at 9.40am at St Oswalds Haberfield then Rookwood Crematorium

This shows that widow Joyce HOOKWAY = BRIDGER had married John CAMPBELL some time after 1955. Ryerson Index: CAMPBELL,Joyce Gwendoline 10NOV1999 Death formerly of Concord West 16NOV1999 SMH

Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 69
Burial of a husbandRudolph William Cecil “Bill” KRIPPNER
November 27, 1975 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery: Rookwood Necropolis
Text:

When I checked the 1975 death notice in SMH 24 Nov SMH Husband of Ermyn, brother and brother-in-law of Joyce and John Campbell. Funeral 27 Nov 1975 at 9.40am at St Oswalds Haberfield then Rookwood Crematorium

This shows that widow Joyce HOOKWAY = BRIDGER had married John CAMPBELL some time after 1955. Ryerson Index: CAMPBELL,Joyce Gwendoline 10NOV1999 Death formerly of Concord West 16NOV1999 SMH

Note: Funeral service at St. Oswalds, Haberfield, NSW.
Occupation
From teacher to Principal
between 1934 and 1976 (Age 22 years)
Address: Penrith, Marrickville, Canberra, Cremorne, Sydney, Strathfield and Burwood.
Employer: NSW Education Department
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 68
Note: Ermyn came back to Sydney to teach at Cremorne Girls' High and then to her old school, Sydney Girls' High. Promotion to Deputy Principal of Strathfield Girls' High was followed in 1960 by a promotion to the principal's position at Burwood Girls' High. When Ermyn retired in 1976 after being Principal of Burwood Girls' High School for 16 years she was the State's most senior headmistress.
MarriageSir Nigel Hubert BOWEN AC, KBE, QCView this family
June 9, 1984 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a husbandSir Nigel Hubert BOWEN AC, KBE, QC
September 27, 1994 (Age 83 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Publication: Internet site
Death April 11, 1995 (Age 84 years)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 69
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 3, 1909Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
herself
16 months
younger sister
Family with Rudolph William Cecil “Bill” KRIPPNER - View this family
husband
Rudolph William Cecil “Bill” KRIPPNER
Birth: January 20, 1910 44 40Wollongong, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 24, 1975Haberfield, , New South Wales, Australia
herself
Marriage: January 8, 1949Ashfield, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Sir Nigel Hubert BOWEN AC, KBE, QC - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 9, 1984Wahroonga, , New South Wales, Australia
Sir Nigel Hubert BOWEN AC, KBE, QC + Private - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Private

BirthThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
BirthThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
EducationThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
Personal InterestThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
EducationThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
Personal InterestThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 67
OccupationThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 68
Personal InterestThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 68
MarriageThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4403/1949 KRIPPNER RUDOLPH WILLIAM CECIL HOOKWAY ERMYN WINIFRED ASHFIELD
Quality of data: secondary evidence
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
OccupationThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 68
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
MarriageThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
NameThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
DeathThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 69