Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Myra Edith RAVELLAge: 84 years18771961

Name
Myra Edith RAVELL
Given names
Myra Edith
Surname
RAVELL
Married name
Myra Edith GREGORY
Birth June 29, 1877 31 20
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 19355/1877 RAVEL MYRA E GEORGE HANNAH M PORT STEPHENS
Death of a maternal grandmotherHannah AUSTIN
July 8, 1879 (Age 2 years)
Cause: Suffered angina for some time
Citation details: 7452/1879 BLANCH HANNAH JOHN A MARY A NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238
Birth of a sisterAgnes Florence “Florence” RAVELL
August 20, 1879 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 21921/1879 RAVEL AGNES F GEORGE HANNAH M PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register as her DOB as 30 August.
Birth of a sisterAmy Harriett RAVELL
May 11, 1881 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 17610/1881 RAVEL AMY HARRIET GEORGE HANNAH MARIA WINGHAM
Birth of a brotherGeorge William RAVELL
August 21, 1883 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 20001/1883 RAVEL GEORGE WILLIAM GEORGE HANNAH MARIA WINGHAM
Publication: Newspaper
Birth of a brotherThomas Francis RAVELL
August 14, 1885 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 22335/1885 RAVELS THOMS F GEORGE HANNAH M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Birth of a brotherHenry Charles RAVELL
March 26, 1888 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 24243/1888 RAVEL HENRY C GEORGE HANNAH M TAREE
Publication: Newspaper
Birth of a brotherDavid Clarence RAVELL
December 11, 1889 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 32930/1890 RAVEL DAVID C GEORGE HANNAH STROUD
Publication: Newspaper
Birth of a sisterMaria Blanche RAVELL
November 8, 1891 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 34440/1892 RAVEL MARIA B GEORGE HANNAH M TAREE
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas BLANCH
July 3, 1892 (Age 15 years)
Cause: Natural causes.
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12495/1892 BLANCH THOMAS EDWARD UNKNOWN STROUD
Birth of a brotherJohn Herbert “Jack” RAVELL
November 3, 1894 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 32442/1894 RAVEL JOHN H GEORGE HANNAH M STROUD
Birth of a brotherSidney Paul RAVELL
November 4, 1898 (Age 21 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 7288/1899 RAVEL SIDNEY P GEORGE HANNAH M STROUD
Citation details: 17 JUN 2008
Text:

Hello Stuart. I am a grandson of the above couple, and would like to correct some of your information on your site about them. Minnie was born 22/11/1895. Died at Taree 19/3/1984. Sidney paul Ravell born 4/11/1898. Died at Forster 22/6/1956. Both cremated at Beresfield. I don't have much information on the first Ravells to Forster, and wonder if you have more. Thanks Gary Hayes

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Austin “Austie” RAVELLElizabeth McBRIDEView this family
April 5, 1899 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 4385/1899 RAVELL GEORGE A MCBRIDE ELIZABETH STROUD
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Family Tree owned by ravellk3
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
MarriageAlexander David GREGORYView this family
about 1900 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 2222/1900 GREGORY ALEXANDER D RAVELL MYRA E TAREE
Publication: Newspaper
Text:

Myra Ravell who was born in 1877 married Alex Gregory; they too selected similar land adjoining Ernest and had four girls and two boys.

Birth of a sisterMyrtle Sylvia RAVELL
December 18, 1900 (Age 23 years)
Address: Rose Point
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 7691/1901 RAVELL MYRTLE S GEORGE HANNAH M STROUD
Publication: Newspaper
Marriage of a siblingErnest David RAVELLFlorence McBRIDEView this family
about 1900 (Age 22 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Citation details: 3934/1900 RAVELL ERNEST D MCBRIDE FLORENCE HAMILTON
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
ChildrenAlexander David GREGORYView this family
Considered to have six children
after 1900 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Newspaper
Text:

Myra Ravell who was born in 1877 married Alex Gregory; they too selected similar land adjoining Ernest and had four girls and two boys.

Birth of a daughter
#1
Myra E GREGORY
about 1902 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 26589/1902 GREGORY MYRA E ALEXANDER D MYRA E STROUD
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Charles WILSONAgnes Florence “Florence” RAVELLView this family
October 20, 1903 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 9412/1903 WILSON GEORGE C RAVELL AGNES F STROUD
Publication: Newspaper
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Birth of a daughter
#2
Florence A GREGORY
January 4, 1904 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 7349/1904 GREGORY FLORENCE A ALEXANDER D MYRA E STROUD
Birth of a son
#3
Alexander David GREGORY
about 1905 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 17774/1905 GREGORY ALEXANDER D ALEXANDER D MYRA E STROUD
Birth of a daughter
#4
Amy H GREGORY
January 4, 1908 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 29845/1908 GREGORY AMY H ALEXANDER D MYRA E STROUD
Birth of a son
#5
Unnamed GREGORY
1914 (Age 36 years)
Death of a sonUnnamed GREGORY
1914 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a siblingJoseph LACEYAmy Harriett RAVELLView this family
about 1915 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 1340/1915 LACEY JOSEPH RAVELL AMY RANDWICK
Publication: Newspaper
Text:

Amy, who was born in 1881, married Joe Lacy and as his work as dairy inspector took him to other centres they eventually left and [sic] area, finishing up settling in Sydney.

Death of a brotherThomas Francis RAVELL
May 3, 1917 (Age 39 years)
Cause: Killed in action
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Death of a brotherJohn Herbert “Jack” RAVELL
September 26, 1917 (Age 40 years)
Cause: Killed in action
Note: Polygon Wood
General view at Ypres
General view at Ypres

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.


Near Ypres
Near Ypres

Note: Australian troops on the Menin Road, near Ypres, 14 September 1917. Note that the soldiers are wearing shorts, and the horses, killed by shell fire, in the foreground.

Burial of a brotherJohn Herbert “Jack” RAVELL
after September 26, 1917 (Age 40 years)
Address: Plot 34, Row E, Grave 14
Cemetery: New Irish Farm Cemetery
Note: It appears he was buried in the field of action and subsequently his body was exhumed and reburied i…


Ravell - John Herbert - Commemorative Certificate
Ravell - John Herbert - Commemorative Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Marriage of a siblingGeorge William RAVELLMabel Zoe G WEBBView this family
about 1918 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 9496/1918 RAVELL GEORGE W WEBB MABEL L G ST LEONARDS
Marriage of a siblingDavid Clarence RAVELLLilian Jane DUNCANView this family
about 1919 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 11257/1919 RAVELL DAVID C DUNCAN LILIAN J SYDNEY
Publication: Newspaper
Marriage of a siblingHoward George MAHERMaria Blanche RAVELLView this family
about 1920 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 14590/1920 MAHER HOWARD G RAVELL MARIA B TAREE
Publication: Newspaper
Marriage of a siblingSidney Paul RAVELLMinnie May GODWINView this family
November 2, 1921 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 17895/1921 RAVELL SIDNEY P GODWIN MINNIE M GLOUCESTER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Marriage of a siblingJohn Henry Allen CHRISTIANMyrtle Sylvia RAVELLView this family
January 2, 1922 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 3849/1922 CHRISTIAN JOHN H A RAVELL MYRTLE S GLOUCESTER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Marriage of a siblingHenry Charles RAVELLVera Clemence COALDRAKEView this family
August 30, 1924 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 12304/1924 RAVELL HENRY C COALDRAKE VERA C WEST MAITLAND
Publication: Newspaper
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Death of a motherHannah Maria “Maria” BLANCH
March 3, 1929 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 8
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1661/1929 RAVELL HANNAH M THOMAS HANNAH GLOUCESTER
Citation details: Forster General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238
Residence 1930 (Age 52 years)
Address: Coomba
Death of a fatherGeorge Robert RAVELL
July 14, 1933 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 8
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14105/1933 RAVELL GEORGE GEORGE HANNAH M GLOUCESTER
Death of a brotherDavid Clarence RAVELL
December 20, 1937 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20678/1937 RAVELL DAVID CLARENCE 48 YRS SYDNEY -- SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingOswald Winifred DINGLEMyrtle Sylvia RAVELLView this family
about 1943 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 17399/1943 DINGLE OSWALD WINIFRED CHRISTIAN MYRTLE SYLVIA MAYFIELD
Death of a brotherErnest David RAVELL
August 26, 1944 (Age 67 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 21156/1944 RAVELL ERNEST DAVID GEORGE MARIA TAREE
Citation details: Forster General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Death of a husbandAlexander David GREGORY
May 24, 1948 (Age 70 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 22978/1948 GREGORY ALEXANDER DAVID ALEXANDER DAVID NOT KNOWN TAREE
Death of a brotherSidney Paul RAVELL
June 22, 1956 (Age 78 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 24793/1956 RAVELL SYDNEY PAUL GEORGE MARIA TAREE
Citation details: Email 17 JUN 2008
Text:

Hello Stuart. I am a grandson of the above couple, and would like to correct some of your information on your site about them. Minnie was born 22/11/1895. Died at Taree 19/3/1984. Sidney paul Ravell born 4/11/1898. Died at Forster 22/6/1956. Both cremated at Beresfield. I don't have much information on the first Ravells to Forster, and wonder if you have more. Thanks Gary Hayes

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Death of a brotherGeorge Austin “Austie” RAVELL
December 17, 1956 (Age 79 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 8
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 33232/1956 RAVELL GEORGE AUSTIN GEORGE MARIA TAREE
Citation details: Forster General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1281
Death October 31, 1961 (Age 84 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 31889/1961 GREGORY MYRA EDITH GEORGE MARIA TAREE
Burial
Address: Anglican Portion: Row I30
Cemetery: Forster General
Gregory - Alexander David and Myra Edith
Gregory - Alexander David and Myra Edith

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 12, 1873Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
elder brother
19 months
elder brother
18 months
herself
2 years
younger sister
21 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
George William RAVELL
Birth: August 21, 1883 37 26Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 8, 1964Hornsby, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Thomas Francis RAVELL
Birth: August 14, 1885 39 28Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 3, 1917France
3 years
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
David Clarence RAVELL
Birth: December 11, 1889 43 32Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 20, 1937Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
younger sister
Maria Blanche RAVELL
Birth: November 8, 1891 45 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 18, 1968Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Australian Army CrestJohn Herbert “Jack” RAVELL
Birth: November 3, 1894 48 37Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 26, 1917Ieper (Ypres), West-Vlaanderen, , Belgium
4 years
younger brother
Sidney Paul RAVELL
Birth: November 4, 1898 52 41Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 22, 1956Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Family with Alexander David GREGORY - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1900Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
7 years
son
Unnamed GREGORY
Birth: 1914 38 36Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1914Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 19355/1877 RAVEL MYRA E GEORGE HANNAH M PORT STEPHENS
BirthRavell Family Note
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2222/1900 GREGORY ALEXANDER D RAVELL MYRA E TAREE
MarriagePioneers of Rose Point - Ravell Family
Publication: Newspaper
Text:

Myra Ravell who was born in 1877 married Alex Gregory; they too selected similar land adjoining Ernest and had four girls and two boys.

ChildrenPioneers of Rose Point - Ravell Family
Publication: Newspaper
Text:

Myra Ravell who was born in 1877 married Alex Gregory; they too selected similar land adjoining Ernest and had four girls and two boys.

ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 31889/1961 GREGORY MYRA EDITH GEORGE MARIA TAREE
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
SourceHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 9
Note: This is a MS Word document of 35 pages and 12,688 words evidencing a lot of work. Mostly it comprises BDM data. No sources are given and there are some errors.