Olive Rawsthorne1

F, #7256, b. 5 November 1901, d. 15 January 1938
FatherMorris Ernest Rawsthorne1 b. 16 May 1860, d. 3 Aug 1937
MotherVictoria Scott1 b. 14 Nov 1865, d. 10 Oct 1959
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited29 Sep 2018
Birth*5 November 1901 Forbes, NSW, Australia1 
Married Name3 November 1926 Reedy2 
Marriage*3 November 1926 Parkes, NSW, Australia;Groom=Leslie J Reedy2 
Death*15 January 1938 Royal Hospital for Women, Paddington, NSW, Australia3,4 
News-Arct*18 January 1938 "The Forbes Advocate", Forbes, NSW, Australia;
Mrs. Olive Reedy
The death took place in the Royal Hospital for Women, Paddington, on Saturday, of Mrs. Olive Reedy, wife of Mr. Les. Reedy, of the North Condobolin Road, Forbes. Deceased, who was 35 years of age, was only taken to Sydney for treatment last week, and following other complications pneumonia supervened and caused death. Besides her husband, deceased is survived by a young family. The remains were brought back to Forbes for interment in the Church of England cemetery yesterday afternoon, Rev. Steinhauser, of Eugowra, officiating at the graveside, while Mr. A. G. Jones had charge of the mortuary arrangements at this end.4 


Leslie J Reedy


  1. [S1472] NSW Birth Indexes, 2763/1902 Olive Rawsthorne.
  2. [S1481] NSW Marriage Indexes, 18655/1926 Leslie J Reedy & Olive Rawsthorne.
  3. [S1473] NSW Death Indexes, 1526/1938 Olive Reedy.
  4. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Forbes Advocate, Tuesday, January 18, 1938.