Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Traverses in:
 • St Mary Churchyard
 • Twickenham
 • London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
 • Greater London
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
P.L. Travers
Original name: Helen Lyndon Goff
Birth: Aug. 9, 1899
Maryborough
Fraser Coast Region
Queensland, Australia
Death: Apr. 23, 1996
London
City of London
Greater London, England

Author. Was an Australian-born British novelist, actress and journalist. In 1924, she emigrated to England where she wrote under the pen name P.L. Travers. In 1933, she began writing her series of children's novels about the mystical and magical English nanny Mary Poppins. Her popular books have been adapted many times, including the 1964 film starring Julie Andrews and the Broadway musical originally produced in London's West End. (bio courtesy of: Wikipedia) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Travers Robert Goff (1863 - 1907)
  Margaret Agnes Morehead Goff (1874 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Camillus Travers Hone (____ - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  P.L. Travers (1899 - 1996)
  Barbara Irene Goff Moriarty (1902 - 1979)*
  Cicely Margaret Moya Goff (1905 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Mary Churchyard
Twickenham
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: NWO
Record added: Jun 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27842116
P.L. Travers
Added by: katherine youngberry
 
P.L. Travers
Added by: katherine youngberry
 
P.L. Travers
Added by: Tom Lane
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

My name pieter
- Pieter
 Added: May. 24, 2017
21 years
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Apr. 21, 2017
X.
- Pascale
 Added: Dec. 29, 2016
There are 62 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.1 after 50 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service