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Rhonda's Genealogy Research FAQs - January 16th, 2000
Genealogy Research ~ Topic: Where are they now? ~


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Topic: ~ Where are they now? ~

Q. ---> How can I locate missing relatives and or friends in Australia?

A. ---> The following helpful information comes from: The Australian Women's Weekly - January, 2000 issue.
These exeprts are reprinted here with the permission of the The Australian Women's Weekly.

Where are they now? is published by; The Australian Women's Weekly as a reader service. Notices are accepted at the risk of the writer. ACP Publishing Pty Limited, the publisher of The Australian Women's Weekly, is not liable for any losses or problems associated with communications arising from any notice. The company reserves the right not to publish any notice.

THE AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S WEEKLY-JANUARY, 2000, p 192
Where are they now?

If you are searching for relatives, old school friends or even one-time loves you haven't quite forgotten, you may find them or be found yourself by reading this page.

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PAMELA BROWN, her husband Neil, and children Jay, Lee and Kelly were living at West Pennant Hills, NSW, when I last saw them. They were very dear friends and a great comfort to me when I needed it. I'd love to hear from them.

Please contact: Myrna Grahame,
8 Penang Loop,
Palm Lakes,
Warnbro, VWA 6169.
Phone (09) 9593 2766.

LAURA McGREGOR was my best friend at kindy and preschool. I miss you, Laura. Please write so we can be penpals.

Please contact:
Emily Wright,
120 Chester Road,
Eight Mile Plains,
Qld 4113.
Phone (07) 3841 0895.

BRENDA FAY and BARRY EDWARD SUTTON are my husband, Grahame Norman's, siblings, born in Sydney 48 and 50 years ago respectively and separated from him in infancy. He'd love to fill in the missing years.

Please contact:
Diana Collins,
50 Teviot Road,
Greenbank,
Qld 4124.
Phone (07) 3867 7611.

LEONIE FAY FEENEY (formerly Thomas, nee Collins) was first married to my brother, Ian Franklin Thomas, who died in 1976, and their children are Benjamin Hylton and Melanie Jane Thomas. I haven't seen them for 17 years and would love to hear from them again.

Please contact:
Beverley Plane (formerly Clayson, nee Thomas).
Phone (08) 8381 5306.

D'LYSE WELLS, born on March 27, 1964 at Warwick, Qld, is my sister who was adopted out shortly after her birth. She also has three brothers and I'd like to meet her.

Please contact:
Sandra Oakley,
30 Kurrajong Street,
Killarney,
Qld 4373.

PAUL CAMPLIN is my fiance's Dad and we're looking for him so our families can be complete at our wedding. He is father to Ben and Kim.

Please contact:
Tanya Tatts,
1 Cribbes Road,
Wangaratta,
Vic 3677.
Phone (03) 5721 5675.

ST JOSEPH'S SCHOOL and OUR LADY'S COLLEGE, Longreach, Qld. The Presentation Sisters celebrate 100 years of education and ministry in Longreach and Queensland from February 12-14.

Please contact:
Sister Marie Therese Dwyer on
(07) 4658 3283
or
Lyn Clements on
(07) 4658 2638.

HELEN ANDERSON, who lived in Castlereagh Street, Sydney, in the late '70s, meant a lot to me. I would love to catch up.

Please phone:
Robert Taylor on,
(02) 6542 5159.

DAVID SCOTT HOOPER, born on April 30,1975, your father earnestly desires to make contact with you.

Please contact:
William Leigh Fowle,
7/8 Bardsley Avenue,
Greenslopes,
Qld 4120.
Phone (07) 3324 0241.

GORDON HAMILTON DUCK (deceased) was my father and I'd like to hear from anyone who knew him, especially between 1947 and 1978.

Please contact:
Tanya-Nicole Duck,
17 Koinonia Crescent,
Rasmussen,
Qld 4815.

MARK TROY O'SHEA, now 34, impossible to find you.

Please contact:
Rheece Kerr,
200 Clayton Street,
Koongamia,
WA 6056.
Phone 0417 969 212.

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If you wish to place a message, write to:

Where are they now?,
The Australian Women's Weekly,
GPO Box 4178,
Sydney, NSW 1028,
or
fax (02) 9282 8887,
or
(NZ readers) Private Bag 92512,
Wellesley St,
Auckland 1.

* * * * *

Notice:

We are actively collecting copies of The Australian Women's Weekly from the 30's, 40's and 50's that have covers painted by wep (William Edwin Pidgeon - Peter's father). If anyone has copies that they would like to go to a good home or are for sale then please e-mail us with the details at; peter_pidgeon@bigpond.com

Regards,

Elizabeth & Peter Pidgeon
Leafy Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Please visit our web site at: www.users.bigpond.com/peter_pidgeon/
Research Names: http://carmen.murdoch.edu.au/community/dps/research/pid01.html

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Rhonda's Genealogy Research FAQs - January 31st, 2000
Genealogy Research ~ Topic: Where are they now? ~


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Topic: ~ Where are they now? ~

Q. ---> How can I locate missing relatives and or friends in Australia?

A. ---> The following helpful information comes from: The Australian Women's Weekly; February 2000, issue.
These exeprts are reprinted here with the permission of the The Australian Women's Weekly.

Where are they now? is published by; The Australian Women's Weekly as a reader service. Notices are accepted at the risk of the writer. ACP Publishing Pty Limited, the publisher of The Australian Women's Weekly, is not liable for any losses or problems associated with communications arising from any notice. The company reserves the right not to publish any notice.

The Australian Women's Weekly; February 2000, p 240
Where are they now?

Have you been reunited with an old friend, a relative or even a long-lost love through this column? Write and tell us all about it - we will pay $100 If we publish a story of your reunion.

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VICKY MOFFETT was my friend in Palm Beach, Qld. We lost touch four years ago when I moved to Wollongong and I've searched to no avail. If anyone can help;

Please contact: Sandy Maher,
30/10 Tobruk Ave,
Port Kembla,
NSW 2505.
Phone (02) 4276 2181.

SISTERS OF MERCY and STELLA MARIS SCHOOL, Burnie, Tas, celebrate 100 years of Catholic education and pastoral care on March 10-12. Return, remember, celebrate together;

Please contact:
the school on (03) 64314004,
write c/- PO Box 312,
Somerset,
Tas 7322.

SHANE MICHAEL GARWOOD, born on Janaury (sic) l,1970, to Lynette Dorothy and Peter Gerald Garwood in Vic. I have family photos, birth certificates, etc, which must be precious and I would like to return them;

Please contact:
Patricia Morgan,
3a Alsop Walk,
Carine,
WA 6020.

GEORGINA MARY McCULLOUGH, born on November 11,1920, in South Oamaru, NZ, married Archibald John Campbell at Christchurch in 1941 and had three daughters, Frieda, Shirley and Lois; divorced 1955. Last seen in 1952; may be in Australia. If you know anything of her;

Please contact:
Shirley Williams,
29 Musgrove Avenue,
Chirn Park,
Qld 4215.
Phone (07) 5532 5425.

JIM WHITE, a friend from teenage days, had a business called Habitat at Gordon, NSW. It must be 30 years since we last met and I'd like to catch up if possible;

Please contact:
Betty Acton,
1/378 Henley Beach Rd,
Lockleys,
SA 5032.
Phone (08) 8443 8701.

RITA McCRACKEN (nee Wiener) flatted with me in Cape Town, South Africa, in the '60s. She migrated to Australia with her mother, trained as a nurse, married, had two sons and was last heard of living in Bayswater, WA. We, too, now live in WA and I'd love to meet again.

Please contact:
Sheila Robbshaw (nee Stableford)
Phone (08) 9332 5997.

PAM MOONEY, Leeton (NSW) resident, head boarder St Joseph's College, North Goulburn,1955 - we'd love to have her back for major college/class reunion March 19.

Please contact:
Monica Jacomb (nee Duff),
2 Burnell St,
West Brunswick,
Vic 3055.
Phone (03) 9387 9389.

RONALD THOMAS, Canberra, I need to get in touch with you to thank you for the wonderful gift you gave me at Rushcutters Bay in June-July,1990.

Please contact:
Joanne Day,
19 Hale Crescent,
South Windsor,
NSW 2756.
Phone (02) 4577 5682.

ESSENDON PRIMARY SGHOOL, Vic, celebrates its 150th anniversary on March 17-18. Those interested,

Please contact:
the 150th Organising Committee,
c/-the School,
Raleigh St, Essendon,
Vic 3040.
Phone (03) 9370 7816.

DENNIS TUCKWELL grew up in Penrith, NSW, has a brother called Russell, but is thought to have remarried and moved to Qld. Several of his old mates would like to catch up with him again;

Please contact:
Terry Walsh,
PO Box 231,
Kingswood,
NSW 2747.
Phone (02) 4736 6210.

JOHN COCKS, now about 65, was a fashion agent in Adelaide in 1961, but was last known living and working in Melbourne in 1965-66. Anyone with information;

Please contact:
Jennifer Grant,
PO Box 1142,
Albury,
NSW 2640.

JANDOWAE EAST SCHOOL AND DISTRICT, Qld, reunion will be held Easter Saturday and Sunday. We'd love to hear from anyone;

Please contact:
Dianne Wood (nee Rennick),
Riplingham,
M/S 118,
Warra,
Qld. 4411.
Phone/fax (07) 4665 7121.

HAYDEN, PENNY, DEAN, FIONA and SIMON McDONALD moved from Tas to Adelaide in 1977. We had a great friendship but have lost contact. Anyone who knows where they are;

Please contact
Julie Poole,
20 Dardanup Green,
Gwelup,
WA 6018.
Phone (08) 9446 9061.

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If you wish to place a message, write to:

Where are they now?,
The Australian Women's Weekly,
GPO Box 4178,
Sydney, NSW 1028,
or
fax (02) 9282 8887,
or
(NZ readers) Private Bag 92512,
Wellesley St,
Auckland 1.

* * * * *

Notice:

We are actively collecting copies of The Australian Women's Weekly from the 30's, 40's and 50's that have covers painted by wep (William Edwin Pidgeon - Peter's father). If anyone has copies that they would like to go to a good home or are for sale then please e-mail us with the details at; peter_pidgeon@bigpond.com

Regards,

Elizabeth & Peter Pidgeon
Leafy Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Please visit our web site at: www.users.bigpond.com/peter_pidgeon/
Research Names: http://carmen.murdoch.edu.au/community/dps/research/pid01.html

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Rhonda's Genealogy Research FAQs - February 25th, 2000
Genealogy Research ~ Topic: Where are they now? ~


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Topic: ~ Where are they now? ~

Q. ---> How can I locate missing relatives and or friends in Australia?

A. ---> The following helpful information comes from: The Australian Women's Weekly; March, 2000, issue.
These exeprts are reprinted here with the permission of the The Australian Women's Weekly.

Where are they now? is published by; The Australian Women's Weekly as a reader service. Notices are accepted at the risk of the writer. ACP Publishing Pty Limited, the publisher of The Australian Women's Weekly, is not liable for any losses or problems associated with communications arising from any notice. The company reserves the right not to publish any notice.

The Australian Women's Weekly; March, 2000, p 247

Where are they now?

If you are searching for relatives, old school friends or one-time loves you haven't quite forgotten, you may find them - or even be found yourself - by reading this page.

Please note that The Weekly is offering an incentive of $200 for publication of any reunions through their column.

* * * * *

COULD THIS TODDLER BE YOU?

The Australian Women's Weekly is looking for Gavin Jones, the child on our famous Cyclone Tracy cover (January 15, 1975), to feature on our exciting new back page, Covers Revisited. If this is you;

Please contact: Caroline Chisholm,
Phone: on (02) 9282 8725.

DEBBIE HOLT, you were working in a restaurant under the Astor Motel in Brisbane and living in Paddington when we met in January '96. We lost contact when I left Hamilton Island and I'd really like to hear from you or anyone who knows where you are.

Please contact: Steff
Phone: on 0413 833 469.

THE CAMERON FAMILY - Dad, Mum, Jean and Sheila-lived in Prince St Cremorne, NSW, in the '50s and befriended a young New Zealand sailor Roland (Roly), who was in Balmoral Hospital at the time. If any of you read this;

Please contact:
Roland Blennerhassett,
PO Box 314,
Burpengary, Qld 4505.
Phone (07) 3888 5521.

JOHN RICHARD McCULLOCH (Jack) could have been the "light of my life" back in the ' 80s when he lived at Annerley, Qld, doing kitchen renovations, but I couldn't see it then. I'd love to hear from him or anyone who knows where he is.

Please contact: Helen Holdway,
10 Barry Drive,
Redbank Plains,
Qld 4301.
Phone (07) 3389 2538.

KENNETH GEORGE HALLS has lived in Newtown, Sydney, for several years since being orphaned. He's my nephew and any response would afford me considerable relief.

Please contact: Kenneth L. Goodman,
127/1381 Dominion Road,
Mt Roskill,
Auckland 1004, NZ.

DONNA LOUISE ROBERTSON, born November 16, 1961, to Stanley Leslie and Elizabeth Regina Robertson (nee Horseburgh), was raised at Lalor Park, NSW, by her grandparents, Doris and Ernest Robertson. She is my sister, and Mum still gets upset talking about her even though she hasn't heard from her since '63. We'd love to know whether she's happy.

Please contact: Bridgette Birda,
7 North Street,
Rockhampton,
Qld 4700.
Phone (07) 4927 9728.

LYNNE CHAMBERS, ex-workmate at Charing Cross Hospital, London and travelling companion in South-East Asia went to Australia in the '80s and was last known to be living in Darwin, NT. I'd like to re-connect.

Please contact: Carolan Evans,
36 Chaucer Road,
London W3 6DR,
England.

MATHEW GRANT PAUL, born September 10, 1961, is my brother who went to Australia in 1981 and hasn't been heard of since. I believe his father, John Paul, lives in Melbourne. His twin, Mark, and I would like to know he's okay.

Please contact: Daniel Smith,
23 Elmwood Crescent,
Hamilton, NZ.
Phone 0011 64 7 850 4104.

DIANNE COLETA RUSSELL, my mother, may be in Wollongong, NSW, but I haven't seen her for 17 years. I am now 18 and she has another daughter, Janelle, who would be about 20. I am desperate to get in touch.

Please contact: Melissa Russell
PO Box 461,
New Norfolk, Tas. 7140,
Phone (03) 6261 1230.

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Share the joy of our reunion and get $200

If you have been re-united with a friend or loved one thanks to a notice on this page, send us a photograph of yourselves taken before you lost contact and one of or after your reunion. Include the date of your original Where are they now? notice, a description of your reunion and your contact details. If published, we will send you $200. Write to the relevant address below. Include a SAE if you want your photographs returned.

If you wish to place a message, write to:

Where are they now?,
The Australian Women's Weekly,
GPO Box 4178,
Sydney, NSW 1028,
or
fax (02) 9282 8887,
or
(NZ readers) Private Bag 92512,
Wellesley St,
Auckland 1.

* * * * *

Notice:

We are actively collecting copies of The Australian Women's Weekly from the 30's, 40's and 50's that have covers painted by wep (William Edwin Pidgeon - Peter's father). If anyone has copies that they would like to go to a good home or are for sale then please e-mail us with the details at; peter_pidgeon@bigpond.com

Regards,

Elizabeth & Peter Pidgeon
Leafy Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Please visit our web site at: www.users.bigpond.com/peter_pidgeon/
Research Names: http://carmen.murdoch.edu.au/community/dps/research/pid01.html

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Rhonda's Genealogy Research FAQs - March 29th, 2000
Genealogy Research ~ Topic: Where are they now? ~


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Topic: ~ Where are they now? ~

Q. ---> How can I locate missing relatives and or friends in Australia?

A. ---> The following helpful information comes from: The Australian Women's Weekly; April 2000, issue.
These exeprts are reprinted here with the permission of the The Australian Women's Weekly.

Where are they now? is published by; The Australian Women's Weekly as a reader service. Notices are accepted at the risk of the writer. ACP Publishing Pty Limited, the publisher of The Australian Women's Weekly, is not liable for any losses or problems associated with communications arising from any notice. The company reserves the right not to publish any notice.

The Australian Women's Weekly; April 2000, p 274

Please note that The Weekly is offering an incentive of $200 for publication of any reunions through their column.

* * * * *

If you are searching for relatives, old school friends or one-time loves you haven't quite forgotten, you may find them - or even be found yourself - by reading this page.

* * * * *

Where are they now?

Freda and Robert Hugall (pictured on their wedding day) were married for just six months when the RAAF navigator was killed in a raid over Germany during WWII. Fifty-eight years later, Freda, now Mrs LeBlanc, of Queensland, wrote to The Weekly in. a bid to find Robert's family so she could give them. his service medals. "Amazingly his brother lived not far away," she told us. "And we had a wonderful reunion."

Last Australia Day, Robert's family presented the medals to the RSL in Margaret River, his home town in Western Australia. "It meant so much to us all. Thank you!"

* * * * *

Where are they now?

JAN HEMPEL, my godfather, was in the Polish army in WWII and became friends with the Scott-Moncrieffs in Edinburgh, Scotland. Jan and his family recently lived in Melbourne and I'd love to hear from him.

Please contact: Sarah Nichols (nee Gilbertson),
Waiau Pa Road,
RD4 Pukekohe, NZ.
Phone 0011 64 99 232 1944.

ROBERT BRUCE HENRY, born 1963, attended Bremer State High School, then moved to Sunshine, Vic. Where have you been, "Tree"'? We would love to hear from you.

Please contact:
Michele (02) 9246 0794 (business)
or
(02) 9804 1229 (home).

BRIAN JAMES FULLJAMES (aka Brian James), born in Whangarei, NZ, 1939, is my brother. Orphaned in 1957, he went to Australia in 1972. His sister Carleene, daughters and grandchildren would dearly love to hear from him.

Please contact:
Mrs Bev Hanson,
4B Sorrento Street,
Onerahi,
Whangarei, NZ.
Phone: 0011 64 9 436 3986.

JACKY ISBELL was married to my stepbrother, Brian Isbell, of Ipswich, Qld. Haven't seen you in years, Jacky - miss you.

Please contact:
your sister-in-law Caroline,
3 Carrah Court,
Ashmore,
Qld 4214.

CARMEL MONICA CASSIDY (formerly Chard) of Brisbane, seeks contact with her sons, whom she hasn't heard from for 25 years. John Douglas Chard, born 1959, and Dennis James Chard, born 1960, may be using the name Cassidy. Their last known address was in 1982 at the home of their father, Douglas Earl Chard, at Inala, Brisbane.

Any information should be addressed to:
(mother's search volunteer) Valerie Brown,
PO Box 3790, Weston Creek,
ACT 2611, (02) 6288 4775.

TRACEY ADAMS, formerly of Yagoona, NSW, was friends with Anna Casagrande and I knew them both through St Mark's Anglican Church in the '80s, when I was Anna's boyfriend.

Please contact me for old times' sake. Steve Charleston,
31 Wenke Crescent,
Yagoona, NSW 2199.

ALMA PUBLIC SCHOOL, Broken Hill, NSW, invites past students who turn 60 in the year 2000 to a reunion on May 13/14.

Please contact:
Frances (nee Clarke)
Phone (08) 8087 5095
or
Thelma (nee Oliver)
Phone (08) 8087 4740.

CHRISTOPHER JAMES PILKINGTON, born in 1968 to Ken and the late Elaine Pilkington, was last heard of eight years ago, possibly heading for Adelaide.

Chris, contact your Dad,
c/- Landbase Australia,
Locked Bag 25,
Gosford,
NSW 2250.
Phone 0419 662 762.

WANGARATTA WEST PRIMARY SCHOOL, Vic, celebrates its 50th birthday May 27/28. A commemorative quilt is planned with names of former pupils and teachers embroidered on patchworked pieces for a nominal fee.

Please contact the school on (03) 57213491 for details.

* * * * *

Share the joy of your reunion and get $200

If you have been re-united with a friend or loved one due to a notice on this page, send us a photo, a description of your reunion and contact details. If published, we will send you $200. Write to the relevant address below and include a SAE.

THE AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S WEEKLY - APRIL, 2000, p 274

* * * * *

If you wish to place a message, write to:

Where are they now?,
The Australian Women's Weekly,
GPO Box 4178,
Sydney, NSW 1028,
or
fax (02) 9282 8887,
or
(NZ readers) Private Bag 92512,
Wellesley St,
Auckland 1.

* * * * *

Notice:

We are actively collecting copies of The Australian Women's Weekly from the 30's, 40's and 50's that have covers painted by wep (William Edwin Pidgeon - Peter's father). If anyone has copies that they would like to go to a good home or are for sale then please e-mail us with the details at; peter_pidgeon@bigpond.com

Regards,

Elizabeth & Peter Pidgeon
Leafy Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Please visit our web site at: www.users.bigpond.com/peter_pidgeon/
Research Names: http://carmen.murdoch.edu.au/community/dps/research/pid01.html

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Rhonda's Genealogy Research FAQs - April 26th, 2000
Genealogy Research ~ Topic: Where are they now? ~


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Topic: ~ Where are they now? ~

Q. ---> How can I locate missing relatives and or friends in Australia?

A. ---> The following helpful information comes from: The Australian Women's Weekly; May, 2000, issue.
These exeprts are reprinted here with the permission of the The Australian Women's Weekly.

Where are they now? is published by; The Australian Women's Weekly as a reader service. Notices are accepted at the risk of the writer. ACP Publishing Pty Limited, the publisher of The Australian Women's Weekly, is not liable for any losses or problems associated with communications arising from any notice. The company reserves the right not to publish any notice.

The Australian Women's Weekly; May, 2000, p 286

Where are they now?

If you are searching for relatives, old school friends or one-time loves you haven't quite forgotten, you may find them - or even be found yourself - by reading this page.

* * * * *

RONALD P HOLLIS, born in Adelaide on July 7,1927, moved to Perth in the late '40s, married Pam, had two children (Ron and Sandra), divorced and moved to NSW. Your sisters haven't heard from you since the '50s and would love to know where you are.

Please contact: Jeff Curtis,
c/- 90c Winston Avenue,
Melrose Park,
SA 5039
Phone: (08) 8277 2477.

STACEY SMITHERS lived in Canberra with her family. In 1984 we went to Oregon, US, for a year as AFS exchange students. She studied nursing in Perth around 1986/7. Birgit Thorwesten and I are phoning every Smithers in the book to find you.

Please contact:
Steph Kaiser (nee Betts),
GPO Box T1677,
Perth, WA 6845.
Phone (08) 9243 5656.

PIR CROSS was a friend and teaching colleague in Melbourne in the '60s. Some old tapes of talks around a dinner table came to light recently and prompted me to search for her. Pir,

Please contact: Wendy Parsons,
10 Bromell Circuit,
Wanniassa, ACT 2903.
Phone (02) 6231 6242.

KU-RING-GAI HIGH SCHOOL, NSW, class of '75 will hold a reunion on June 10.

Please contact: Geof Milsted,
Phone 0417 406 844 .
OR
email khs70275@hotmail.com.

FRANK SWEENEY was a crew member on P&O's Arcadia when we met on a cruise in 1978. We corresponded for a while but lost contact when I left Townsville, Qld. My surname then was Bird.

Please contact: Lynette Crozier,
8 Cobrooga Drive,
St Helens,
Tas 7216.

LESLIE ALFRED WOODBRIDGE of North Fitzroy, Vic, one of 15 children, died on January 1,1944 in Port Moresby, PNG, and is buried in Lae War Memorial Cemetery. I am his daughter and have had no exchange with his family since I was a child. I'd love to be reunited with them.

Please contact: Lorraine Anne McKenzie,
RSD 206, Cohuna,
Vic 3568.
Phone: (03) 5456 8414.

GEOFF ROBERTSON, born 1927, last seen in Adelaide in 1951, had a brother Ken and worked in a bank in Geelong. We met at a New Year's Eve dance in Lorne, Vic, in 1949 and became very good friends. I have never forgotten him and I would like to say hello.

Please contact: Sylvia,
Phone on (03) 5243 4851.

WILLIAM CHARLES (Bill) ROLFE, age 45, stayed with me at Pottsville, NSW, and Kirra, Qld. I was upset and confused and didn't want you to leave. I still love you and miss you.

Please contact: Marilyn Hobson - nee Morse - (your Rose Petal, Mazza)
8/18 Patanga Street,
Hawks Nest,
NSW 2324,
Phone (02) 4997 1905.

KENNETH WILLIAM KENNEDY, ex-Navy, was married to my sister in 1962 and I'd love to hear from him or my niece, Tracey Lee Kennedy, born October 19,1963, at Nowra, NS W.

Please contact: Marcia Scarlett,
48 Rudgley Road,
Caniaba,
NSW 2480.
Phone: (02) 6621 8414.

GLEN ANDREW KEITH STEWART, born October 29, 1956, is our only son. We miss him and have been searching for him for 23 years.

Please contact: Jean and Keith, Stewart,
5 Marie Court,
Salisbury East,
SA 5109.

JOYCE McKENZIE was a WAAF corporal stationed at Richmond, NSW in 1944/45 with the PTU. Anyone knowing her whereabouts,

Please contact: John Jeremeas,
136/86 Church Street,
Grovedale,
Vic 3216.
Phone:(03) 5243 0621.

JOHN LESLIE LAWSON, born at Mt Gambier, SA, around August, 1930, is father to twins Cheryl Cathleen and Donald Leslie, born July 28, 1956, and Brian John, born May 13, 1955, adopted out because there was no help then. We have not seen him since 1958. Anyone with information,

Please contact: Jenny Robinson,
3 Marianne Street,
Everton Hills,
Qld 4053.
Phone: (07) 3353 3216.

* * * * *

Share the joy of our reunion and get $200

If you have been re-united with a friend or loved one thanks to a notice on this page, send us a photograph of yourselves taken before you lost contact and one of or after your reunion. Include the date of your original Where are they now? notice, a description of your reunion and your contact details. If published, we will send you $200. Write to the relevant address below. Include a SAE if you want your photographs returned.

If you wish to place a message, write to:

Where are they now?,
The Australian Women's Weekly,
GPO Box 4178,
Sydney, NSW 1028,
or
fax (02) 9282 8887,
or
(NZ readers) Private Bag 92512,
Wellesley St,
Auckland 1.

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Notice:

We are actively collecting copies of The Australian Women's Weekly from the 30's, 40's and 50's that have covers painted by wep (William Edwin Pidgeon - Peter's father). If anyone has copies that they would like to go to a good home or are for sale then please e-mail us with the details at; peter_pidgeon@bigpond.com

Regards,

Elizabeth & Peter Pidgeon
Leafy Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Please visit our web site at: http:// www.users.bigpond.com/peter_pidgeon/
Research Names: http://carmen.murdoch.edu.au/community/dps/research/pid01.html

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Rhonda's Genealogy Research FAQs - May 23rd, 2000
Genealogy Research ~ Topic: Where are they now? ~


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Topic: ~ Where are they now? ~

Q. ---> How can I locate missing relatives and or friends in Australia?

A. ---> The following helpful information comes from: The Australian Women's Weekly; JUNE 2000, issue.
These exeprts are reprinted here with the permission of the The Australian Women's Weekly.

Where are they now? is published by; The Australian Women's Weekly as a reader service. Notices are accepted at the risk of the writer. ACP Publishing Pty Limited, the publisher of The Australian Women's Weekly, is not liable for any losses or problems associated with communications arising from any notice. The company reserves the right not to publish any notice.

The Australian Women's Weekly; JUNE, 2000, p 252

Where are they now?

If you are searching for relatives, old school friends or one-time loves you haven't quite forgotten, you may find them - or even be found yourself - by reading this page.

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GEORGE A. GLEN, who lived at Renmark, SA, in the late '30s and was last heard of at the Illawarra Hotel, Wollongong, NSW, is sought by old friend Ada Pannan.

Please contact: Ada Pannan,
4 Hanlin Court,
Cowra Street,
Renmark, SA 5341
Phone: (08) 8586 6015.

ST GEORGE'S ORPHAN HOMES, Rockhampton, Qld, are having a reunion July 7-9 and would like past children to attend or send memorabilia.

Please contact:
Cheryl Myors,
248 West Street,
Rockhampton, Qld 4700.
Phone (07) 4927 3983.

GREG MAHONEY, workmate at Grose Farm Hotel, Camperdown, NSW,1968-72. I'd dearly love to make contact again.

Please contact: Max Watt,
Phone (02) 4736 1971.

GAVIN PATRICK BELCHER, born Tauranga, NZ, lived in Brisbane 1984-90, last known to be in Sydney, mid-1990, when we lost contact.

Please contact: Peter Day,
PO Box 660,
Palmerston North, NZ,
Phone (06) 358 4643.

HELEN DIXON lived at North Carlton, Vic, as a teenager in the early ' 50s. We were friends and I'd love to know her present whereabouts.

Please contact: James Willsmore,
PO Box 16,
Underbool, Vic 3509.

RHONDA NIMMO, now 38, used to live at Narre Warren East, Vic. Your only brother, Reg, would love to hear from you.

Please contact: Mrs B. Turner,
35 Charles Street,
Blairgowrie, Vic 3942,
Phone: 0409 022 732 (day) (03) 5988 8461(night}.

SANDRA PETESON was matron-of-honour at my 1988 wedding in Hawkes Bay, NZ, but we lost contact. Her last-known address was in Hamilton, NZ.

Please contact: Debbie Kale,
7 Mandarin Ct,
Nerang, Qld 4211,
Phone on (07) 5596 5268..

PIMLICO HIGH SCHOOL, Qld, invites 1980 Year 12 students to a reunion July 7-9. School records were destroyed by fire, so please pass the message on.

Please contact: Narelle Griffey (Napier)
Phone (07) 4723 0434.
OR
Caryn Samways (Cox)
Phone (07) 4775 7518.

LAVINA LIGHTFOOT was fostered to us from Melbourne Family Care for many happy holidays when my children were younger and we'd all like to see her again.

Please contact: Glenice Beames,
78 Wallace St,
Morwell, Vic 3840,
Phone: (03) 5134 5640.

MIKE PURCELL, a sailor on the Pamir from Wellington, NZ,1943-5, last heard of at Leigh Creek, SA. I'd be pleased to know what happened to my old mate and where he is.

Please contact: W. L. Percey,
11 Preddys Rd,
Bexley, NS W 2207,
Phone: (02) 9554 8884.

BRUCE RONALD SHEATHER, born Taree, NSW, in 1933, was once married to me, but our daughter and I haven't seen him for 40 years. We'd dearly love to hear from him.

Please contact: Fay Johnson,
18 Harriet Spearing Drive,
Woonona, NSW 2517.

ROSLYN FREDERICK (Fred) TOOTELL is my father but I haven't seen him since 1945. I am his daughter from his first marriage and, along with his sister, Gwendoline, would love to hear from him or any children of his second marriage.

Please contact: Margaret Richardson,
62 Loretto Ave,
Ferntree Gully,
Vic 3156.

SHEILA NORRIS (nee Gray) emigrated to Australia in the early ' 80s when her husband, Keith, was appointed a professor at an Australian university. I am her old school friend Elizabeth Bean.

Please contact: Elizabeth Bean,
The Mushroom House,
Hatherop,
Cirencester,
Glos. GL7 3AN, England.

ESTHER KIRKPATRICK paid my 1994 Year 9 school fees through Save the Children Fund. She worked at Sydney Hospital at the time, but we lost contact. I'd love to hear from her again.

Please contact: Terence Paul,
PO Box 145,
Port Moresby, PNG..

MT ISA STATE HIGH SCHOOL, Qld, will hold a reunion of 1980 Year 10 students and teachers on July 1-2.

Please contact: Karen Strathearn (Pickering)
Phone: (07) 4743 5648.
OR
Allana Cahill (Real)
Phone: (07) 4743 7422.

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Share the joy of our reunion and get $200

If you have been re-united with a friend or loved one thanks to a notice on this page, send us a photograph of yourselves taken before you lost contact and one of or after your reunion. Include the date of your original Where are they now? notice, a description of your reunion and your contact details. If published, we will send you $200. Write to the relevant address below. Include a SAE if you want your photographs returned.

If you wish to place a message, write to:

Where are they now?,
The Australian Women's Weekly,
GPO Box 4178,
Sydney, NSW 1028,
or
fax (02) 9282 8887,
or
(NZ readers) Private Bag 92512,
Wellesley St,
Auckland 1.

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Notice:

We are actively collecting copies of The Australian Women's Weekly from the 30's, 40's and 50's that have covers painted by wep (William Edwin Pidgeon - Peter's father). If anyone has copies that they would like to go to a good home or are for sale then please e-mail us with the details at; peter_pidgeon@bigpond.com

Regards,

Elizabeth & Peter Pidgeon
Leafy Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Please visit our web site at: www.users.bigpond.com/peter_pidgeon/
Research Names: http://carmen.murdoch.edu.au/community/dps/research/pid01.html

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