Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Percy Alexander YARNOLDAge: 8119071988

Name
Percy Alexander YARNOLD
Given names
Percy Alexander
Surname
YARNOLD
Birth about 1907 26 18
Citation details: 41977/1907 YARNOLD PERCY A ABRAHAM J MARGARET WINGHAM
Marriage of parentsAbraham John YARNOLDMargaret MACKAYView this family
about 1907
Citation details: 2845/1907 YARNOLD ABRAHAM J MCKAY MARGARET WINGHAM
Birth of a sisterIvy Alice YARNOLD
about 1910 (Age 3)
Citation details: 10500/1910 YARNOLD IVY A ABRAHAM J MARGARET WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Arthur YARNOLDIvy Alice YARNOLDView this family
about 1928 (Age 21)
Citation details: 9245/1928 YARNOLD GEORGE A YARNOLD IVY A WINGHAM
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander McKAY
July 24, 1929 (Age 22)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 398
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17925/1929 MCKAY ALEXANDER ANGUS JANET WINGHAM
McKay - Alexander and Mary
McKay - Alexander and Mary

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MarriageOlive BETTSView this family
about 1932 (Age 25)
Citation details: 8266/1932 YARNOLD PERCY A BETTS OLIVE WINGHAM
Death of a fatherAbraham John YARNOLD
July 2, 1940 (Age 33)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20091/1940 YARNOLD ABRAHAM JOHN JAMES HENRY JANE ISABELLA WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 571
Yarnold - Abraham John and Margaret
Yarnold - Abraham John and Margaret

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Death of a wifeOlive BETTS
November 3, 1943 (Age 36)
Citation details: 31601/1943 YARNOLD OLIVE CHARLES EDITH MAUD WINGHAM
Yarnold - Olive
Yarnold - Olive

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Death of a motherMargaret MACKAY
November 12, 1943 (Age 36)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 31602/1943 YARNOLD MARGARET ALEXANDER MARY WINGHAM
Yarnold - Abraham John and Margaret
Yarnold - Abraham John and Margaret

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MarriageThelma MEAKERView this family
about 1946 (Age 39)
Citation details: 7846/1946 YARNOLD PERCY ALEXANDER MEAKER THELMA WINGHAM
Death of a wifeThelma MEAKER
April 10, 1987 (Age 80)

Yarnold - Thelma
Yarnold - Thelma

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Occupation
Timber worker

Publication: Book; Helen Hannah, Glenwarrin Mill, Elands, 2429; 1988; ISBN 0 7240 8724 9
Citation details: Page 74
Musician
Played the accordian

Musical teacher: William Henry McKAYuncle
Publication: Book; Helen Hannah, Glenwarrin Mill, Elands, 2429; 1988; ISBN 0 7240 8724 9
Citation details: Page 74
Text:

"My mother was a good player. That's where my music come from, down the McKay line. I got playing with my uncle Willie McKay."

and

"I started playing in the band for ten shillings a week. I played in different places. We played in the Boomerang theatre. I played in the middle of the floor with the dancers all around. "Don't sweetheart me" is my favourite tune."

Death August 20, 1988 (Age 81)

Yarnold - Percy Alexander
Yarnold - Percy Alexander

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Burial
Cemetery: Killabakh General
Religion: Anglican
Yarnold - Percy Alexander
Yarnold - Percy Alexander

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Family with parents - View this family
father
Abraham John YARNOLD
Birth: between March 4, 1880 and March 5, 1880 63 41Cedar Party, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 2, 1940Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
mother
Marriage: about 1907Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
himself
4 years
younger sister
Family with Olive BETTS - View this family
himself
wife
Olive BETTS
Birth: about 1913 20 25Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 3, 1943Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1932Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Thelma MEAKER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1946Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthY - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 41977/1907 YARNOLD PERCY A ABRAHAM J MARGARET WINGHAM
MarriageY - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 8266/1932 YARNOLD PERCY A BETTS OLIVE WINGHAM
MarriageY - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 7846/1946 YARNOLD PERCY ALEXANDER MEAKER THELMA WINGHAM
OccupationVoices - A Folk History of the Manning Valley
Publication: Book; Helen Hannah, Glenwarrin Mill, Elands, 2429; 1988; ISBN 0 7240 8724 9
Citation details: Page 74
MusicianVoices - A Folk History of the Manning Valley
Publication: Book; Helen Hannah, Glenwarrin Mill, Elands, 2429; 1988; ISBN 0 7240 8724 9
Citation details: Page 74
Text:

"My mother was a good player. That's where my music come from, down the McKay line. I got playing with my uncle Willie McKay."

and

"I started playing in the band for ten shillings a week. I played in different places. We played in the Boomerang theatre. I played in the middle of the floor with the dancers all around. "Don't sweetheart me" is my favourite tune."

DeathHeadstone - Yarnold - Percy Alexander
Yarnold - Percy Alexander
Yarnold - Percy Alexander

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index