Sharon's Family History

The Genealogy of the Wilton, Brimson, Munro and Forward Families

Edward James FORWARD

Male 1874 - 1921  (47 years)


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  • Name Edward James FORWARD 
    Born 22 May 1874  Creswick, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Dec 1921  Albany, , Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 26 Dec 1921  Albany, , Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I549  Sharon's Family History
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2017 

    Father George FORWARD,   b. 24 Jun 1842, Yass, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1900, Tampa, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Jane BRASH,   b. 1855, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1934, Boulder, , Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1871  Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F26  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah SHAW,   b. 4 Apr 1867, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1951, Perth, , Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1900  Kalgoorlie,,Western Australia,Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Ellen FORWARD,   b. 27 Jul 1901, Hemnant, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1902, Hemnant, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. William George FORWARD,   b. 22 Aug 1903, Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1904, Katoomba, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Isabelle Hendry FORWARD,   b. 11 Nov 1904, Boundry Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1991, Joondanna, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Eva Jane FORWARD,   b. 16 Dec 1907, Railway Parade, Leederville, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1984, Wembley, , Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jan 1900 - Kalgoorlie,,Western Australia,Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • When his son William George was born in 1903, Edward was living at 363 Bourke st Sydney.His occupation was a hairdresser.
      By 1910 Edward was living at 169 Aberdeen st Perth.
      Tenant in the Albany town boundry 1912-1913.
      In 1916 he was farming at Torbay near Albany,WA.
      Edward is buried at Albany Pioneer Cemetery,Methodist Portion,(Top) section,row N,grave 12.
      Edward's headstone inscription reads Forward,Edward James.Accidentally killed 23rd December 1921.Husband of Sarah, father of Isabella and Eva.
    • (Medical):Buried in Albany Pioneer Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] Birth Certificate VIC, Victoria Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, (n.d.), birth certificate # 5537 (1874), Edward James Forward. (Reliability: 4), 1 Jan 2010.

    2. [S44] Death Certificate WA, Western Australia Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, death certificate # 922 (1921), Edward James Forward (Reliability: 4), 1 Jan 2010.

    3. [S59] Local Studies Library, Albany Pioneer Cemetery Records (Reliability: 4), 1 Jan 2010.

    4. [S62] Marriage Certificate VIC, Victoria. Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages., marriage certificate 4397 (1871), Forward-Brash (Reliability: 4), 1 Jan 2010.

    5. [S73] Marriage Certificate WA, Western Australia. Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages., marriage certificate # 199 (1900), Forward-Shaw (Reliability: 4), 1 Jan 2010.


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