Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Australian Army Crest

Wallis James PETTERSSONAge: 82 years19041986

Name
Wallis James PETTERSSON
Given names
Wallis James
Surname
PETTERSSON
Also known as
Wallace James PETTERSON
Birth June 20, 1904 41 32
Text:

Birth registration: Wallis James Petersson Birth date: 20/06/1904 Mother's name: Emily Irvine Father/parent's name: Victor Hilarius Petersson Registration details: 1904/C/7421

Note: On enlistment into the AMF, Wallace stated that his birth date was 20/6/06. This reduced his age to 35, which was the maximum age for enlistment at this time.
Death of a motherEmily Jane IRVINE
May 27, 1906 (Age 23 months)
Citation details: 17 August 2019
Text:

In part:

"Emily married 1890 in Brisbane and died in Mackay in 1906 the Victor married Jesse who was sent by her father to look after the 5 surviving children of Emily and later married Victor in 1912"

Citation details: PETERSON EMILY 3969/1906 ALEXANDER ISABEL SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a parentVictor Hilarius PETTERSONJessie IRVINEView this family
August 3, 1912 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 414
Citation details: 17 August 2019
Text:

In part:

"Emily married 1890 in Brisbane and died in Mackay in 1906 the Victor married Jesse who was sent by her father to look after the 5 surviving children of Emily and later married Victor in 1912"

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Marriage registration: Jessie Irvine Marriage date: 03/08/1912 Spouse's name: Victor Hilarius Pettersen Registration details: 1912/C/2147

Birth of a half-brotherSidney Irvine PETTERSON
August 24, 1913 (Age 9 years)
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Birth registration: Sidney Irvine Petterson Birth date: 24/08/1913 Mother's name: Jessie Irvine Father/parent's name: Victor Hilarius Petterson Registration details: 1913/C/8833

Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander IRVINE
September 16, 1915 (Age 11 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 123
Citation details: 1915/4875 Alexander Irvine David Irvine Isobel Margaret Agnew
Birth of a half-brotherRonald Albert PETTERSON
March 15, 1918 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: Page 2
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Ronald Albert Petterson [....] born Riddells Creek Vic. 15/03/1918 died 23/02/1999 Sydney NSW

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Event: births Registration number 14623 / 1918 Family name: PETTERSON Given name(s) Ronald Albt Place of event: RIDDELLS CREEK, VIC, Australia Personal detail Mother's name <Unknown Family Name>, Jessie Mother's family name at birth IRVINE Father's Name: <Unknown Family Name>, Victor Hilarins

Marriage of a siblingVictor Alexander PETTERSONJoy View this family
1920 (Age 15 years)

Citation details: Page 1
Text:

married Joy 1920

Birth of a half-sisterDoreen Freda PETTERSON
October 23, 1921 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: Page 2
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Doreen Freda Petterson (later became Turvey) born Melbourne 23/10/1921 died 2009 Sydney NSW. (no children)

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Ralph PETTERSSONMary MacINTOSHView this family
about 1924 (Age 19 years)
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Event: marriages Registration number 4105 / 1924 Family name: PETTERSON Given name(s) Geo Ralph Personal detail Spouse's family name: MACINTOSH Spouse's given name(s) Mary

Death of a brotherOscar Percy PETTERSSON
June 28, 1935 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: PETTERSON OSCAR P 9086/1935 VICTOR EMILY RANDWICK
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: PETTERSON Oscar Percy Death notice 28JUN1935 Death late of Randwick Sydney Morning Herald 29JUN1935
Occupation
Station hand
before July 1941 (Age 37 years)
Residence before July 1941 (Age 37 years)
Address: Gargett Hotel
Military
No. QX 18988
Type: Enlisted
July 15, 1941 (Age 37 years)
Agency: Australian Military Forces
Petterson - Wallace James - Military
Petterson - Wallace James - Military

Note: Downloaded from the National Archives - Military Records.

Death of a fatherVictor Hilarius PETTERSON
June 4, 1942 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 23227/1942 PETTERSON VICTOR HILARIOUS FREDERICK FREDRECKA WAVERLEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Page 1
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Died 4th June 1942 Sydney Australia

Marriage of a siblingReginald Emil PETTERSSONViolet Mary Florence BOWView this family
about 1944 (Age 39 years)
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Marriage registration: Reginald Emil Petterson Marriage date: 22/04/1944 Spouse's name: Violet Mary Florence Schupp Registration details: 1944/C/1934

Military
Discharged
July 1, 1946 (Age 42 years)
Note: Served in the Middle East and Papua New Guinea.
Marriage of a half-siblingDouglas Stones HODGEDoreen Freda PETTERSONView this family
about 1946 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 15729/1946 HODGE DOUGLAS STONES PETTERSON DOREEN FREDA WAVERLEY
Residence 1946 (Age 41 years)
Address: 28 Douglas Street
Marriage of a half-siblingKenneth Leroy TURVEYDoreen Freda PETTERSONView this family
about 1951 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 23031/1951 TURVEY KENNETH LEROY HODGE DOREEN FREDA SYDNEY
Death of a brotherVictor Alexander PETTERSON
1976 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: Page 1
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Victor Alexander Petterson born Brisbane 2/10/1893 died Sydney 1976 aged 82 years married Joy 1920 they lived in Botany and was a tram conductor

Note: I am unable to find a relevant death registration in NSW.
Death of a brotherGeorge Ralph PETTERSSON
about 1980 (Age 75 years)
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Event: deaths Registration number 17414 / 1980 Family name: PETTERSON Given name(s) George Ralph Place of event: Prahran, Australia Personal detail Mother's name <Unknown Family Name>, Emily Mother's family name at birth IRVING Father's Name: <Unknown Family Name>, PETTERSON Victor Hilarious

Residence 1980 (Age 75 years)
Address: 7 Cemetery Road
Note: Residing with his brother Reginald.
ResidenceReginald Emil PETTERSSON
1980 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherReginald Emil PETTERSSON
October 18, 1985 (Age 81 years)
Text:

Death registration: Reginald Emil Petterson Birth year: 1898 Death date: 18/10/1985 Mother's name: Emily Irvine Father/parent's name: Victor Petterson Registration details: 1985//57476

Death September 27, 1986 (Age 82 years)
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Death registration: Wallace James Petterson Birth year: 1904Death date: 27/09/1986 Mother's name: Emily Irvine Father/parent's name: Victor Petterson Registration details: 1986//56737

Burial
Petterson - Frederick, Reg E and Wally J
Petterson - Frederick, Reg E and Wally J

Note: Image kindly provided by Gregory Petterson.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 28, 1890Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
10 months
elder brother
Frederick Hugo PETTERSON
Birth: June 10, 1891 28 19Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Death: April 18, 1904Mackay, Queensland, Australia
2 years
elder brother
Victor Alexander PETTERSON
Birth: October 2, 1893 30 22Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Death: 1976Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
Australian Army CrestWallis James PETTERSSON
Birth: June 20, 1904 41 32Mackay, Queensland, Australia
Death: September 27, 1986Queensland, Australia
Father’s family with Jessie IRVINE - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: August 3, 1912Queensland, Australia
13 months
half-brother
Sidney Irvine PETTERSON
Birth: August 24, 1913 50 25Queensland, Australia
Death: 1987Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
half-brother
Ronald Albert PETTERSON
Birth: March 15, 1918 55 30Riddells Creek, Victoria, Australia
Death: February 23, 1999Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
half-sister

BirthBirths Registered in Queensland
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Birth registration: Wallis James Petersson Birth date: 20/06/1904 Mother's name: Emily Irvine Father/parent's name: Victor Hilarius Petersson Registration details: 1904/C/7421

BirthMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
OccupationMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
ResidenceMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
MilitaryMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
MilitaryMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
ResidenceMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1980
DeathDeaths Registered in Queensland
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Death registration: Wallace James Petterson Birth year: 1904Death date: 27/09/1986 Mother's name: Emily Irvine Father/parent's name: Victor Petterson Registration details: 1986//56737

DeathHeadstone - Petterson - Frederick, Reg E and Wally J
DeathMilitary Record - Petterson - Wallace James
BurialVictor Petersson Family Document