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Ada Theresa Gunson "May" Keane Bromhead
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Birth: 1885
Melbourne
Victoria, Australia
Death: May 31, 1973
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Ada's Birth:
born, 1885 Melbourne, Vic At the home of her grandparents in Grattan Street, Carlton, Vic. Australia.

PARENTS:
John Joseph KEANE 1843 1930
Ada Theresa GUNSON 1857 1941

SPOUSE: William Swift Bromhead
Married December 20, 1911, in St. Columba's Catholic Church, Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia.

CHILDREN: (5)
Margaret Mary Bromhead Gardiner 1924-2012 (Mrs.J. T.)
Helen Alison Bromhead Gardiner 1926-2004 (Mrs. R.J.)
John Swift Bromhead 19121942 *
William Gunson "Bob" Bromhead 19201999
Brian Charles "Dick" Bromhead 19232007
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Newspaper article
MARRIAGE - William S. Bromhead to "May" Keane
20 Dec 1911 , Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia

MARRIAGE - BROMHEAD and KEANE
"The marriage took place at St. Columba's Church at 6 pm on Wednesday of Mr. William Swift Bromhead, eldest son of Mr and Mrs. J. Bromhead of Scone, to Miss May Keane, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs J. J. Keane of Kembla, Cootamundra.......The bride, who looked exceedingly pretty, was married in her travelling dress.......the happy couple journeyed to Wallendbeen by motor, where they caught the first division of the mail train for Sydney. The honeymoon is to be extensive, visiting the summer resorts of the south coast, the mountains and Sydney. The presents were a really beautiful lot, including gifts from Queensland, South Australia and Victoria: also received a handsome total in cheques. Mr. Bromhead.......is in the Department of Justice and since leaving Coota(mundra) a couple of years ago, has been on the OPS relief staff. He is recognised as one of the best officers in the Department, whilst his bride was an exceedingly popular young lady."
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*son Private John Swift Bromhead 1912-1942 died in Egypt in battle for his country. He was with the Australian Army.
He is buried in Heliopolis War Cemetery, Cairo,
Al Qahirah, Egypt
His memorial on Find A Grave: Memorial# 59419912
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Joseph Keane (1843 - 1930)
  Ada Theresa Gunson Keane (1857 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  William Swift Bromhead (1881 - 1976)
 
 Children:
  John Swift Bromhead (1912 - 1942)*
  William Gunson Bromhead (1920 - 1999)*
  Brian Charles Bromhead (1923 - 2007)*
  Margaret Mary Bromhead Gardiner (1924 - 1998)*
 
 Sibling:
  Sydney Gunson Keane (1881 - 1933)*
  Ada Theresa Gunson Keane Bromhead (1885 - 1973)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Lawn Catholic CA/L/L/217
 
Burial:
Woden Cemetery
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
 
Maintained by: Lynda Duncan Miles
Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Mar 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49762391
Ada Theresa Gunson May <i>Keane</i> Bromhead
Added by: Lynda Duncan Miles
 
Ada Theresa Gunson May <i>Keane</i> Bromhead
Added by: Lynda Duncan Miles
 
 
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Mother of four children, 3 sons and one daughter. Rest in heavely peace, "May".
- Lynda Duncan Miles
 Added: Aug. 17, 2013
 
 
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