John Cole Medcalf1,2

M, #7048, b. 3 July 1880, d. 18 January 1947
FatherArthur Thomas Medcalf1 d. 25 Apr 1914
MotherCaroline Pike1 b. 27 Feb 1846, d. 16 Sep 1925
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited10 Sep 2018
Birth*3 July 1880 Albury, NSW, Australia1 
Death of Father25 April 1914 "Gillenbine", Trundle, NSW, Australia;
aged 74 years;Deceased=Arthur Thomas Medcalf3,4 
Death of Mother16 September 1925 NSW, Australia;
aged 81 years;Deceased=Caroline Pike5 
Death6 January 1947 Elong Elong, NSW, Australia2 
Obituary*18 January 1947 "The Wellington Times", Wellington, NSW, Australia;
The death occurred at Elong Elong on January 6th, of Mr. John Cole Medcalf, of ''Allandale” at the age of 66 years. Deceased, who was a well known and highly respected person of the district leaves a widow, three sons and two daughters.
The late Mr. Medcalf's three sons are Colin, John and Robert, of Cobbora, and the two daughters are Marie (Mrs. A. T. Sheridan, of Coolah) and Margaret, of Cobbora.
Deceased also leaves two sisters, Mrs. Bloomfield (Sydney) and Mrs. Bird (Bathurst) and three brothers Robert (Tottenham), William (Trundle) and Edward (Bathurst).
The funeral took place in the Church of England portion of the Dunedoo cemetery, after a service at the home of the deceased, where Rev. H. Graham officiated.
Messrs. Murray Bros. of Wellington, had charge of the funeral arrangements.2 


  1. [S1472] NSW Birth Indexes.
  2. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online, The Wellington Times, Thursday, January 18, 1947.
  3. [S1553] Australian Cemeteries Index, online, Trundle Cemetery NSW.
  4. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online, The Leader and Orange Stock and Station News, Tuesday, April 28, 1914.
  5. [S1597] Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007, online, Trundle Cemetery NSW.