Gulick Olsen

Gulick Olsen

Birth
Kongsberg kommune, Buskerud fylke, Norway
Death 10 Mar 1916 (aged 64)
Kadina, District Council of Copper Coast, South Australia, Australia
Burial Kadina, District Council of Copper Coast, South Australia, Australia
Plot Path 40, Block 72
Memorial ID 168645877 · View Source
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Gulick's age at death is incorrect. The children of Ole KNUDSEN and Grethe GUTTORMSDATTER who were baptised at Sandsvær in Buskerud,Norway, included Gulick born 4 Aug and baptised 10 Aug 1851, Hans Jørgen b.1863 and Ole b.1868.
According to family history, Gulick jumped ship from the ODINA at Wallaroo, SA in 1886. His obituary in 1916 stated he had been in South Australia for 38 years so if that is correct, he arrived SA in 1876. He wasn't with his family on the 1875 Norwegian census.
He married Catherine O'CONNELL, dau of John O'CONNELL and Mary FLOOD, in 1891 at Kadina. Gulick and Catherine had nine children.
Gulick died on 10 Mar 1916 at Kadina Private Hospital. Cause of death, carcinoma of the stomach. He was buried in the Kadina Cemetery on 12 Mar 1916.

His brother Hans Jørgen died in 1932 and is buried in the Streaky Bay Cemetery. He did not marry.
Another brother Ole aka Allan, died in 1935 and is also buried in the Streaky Bay Cemetery. Ole married Esther MARTIN in 1907 and they had two sons and three daughters.



Inscription


In Loving Memory
of our Dear Husband & Father,
GULICK OLSEN.
Who departed this life, March 10th 1916
Aged 59 years
Also CATHERINE OLSEN.
Beloved wife of the above
Who died Nov. 15th 1920.
Aged 50 years.
One of the best that God could send.
Beloved by all, a faithful friend.
Called home from those who deeply love.
To gain a glorious life above.
With aching hearts, with tearful eyes.
We linger where our dear one lies.
And breathe those sacred words once more.
"Not lost, but only gone before"


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  • Created by: Cassie Kelly
  • Added: 18 Aug 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 168645877
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gulick Olsen (4 Aug 1851–10 Mar 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 168645877, citing Kadina Cemetery, Kadina, District Council of Copper Coast, South Australia, Australia ; Maintained by Cassie Kelly (contributor 48422524) .