Thomas James William SMITH

Male 1904 - 1939  (34 years)


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  • Name Thomas James William SMITH 
    Born 17 Oct 1904  Camden, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 1EBCD51D8EBC4227B33CBB12096953535302 
    Died 15 Apr 1939  Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Late of Riley Street, Liverpool, NSW


      SMITH.'97April 15, 1939, at Liverpool Hospital
      (result of accident), Thomas James William, be-
      loved husband of Joyce Smith, of Liverpool, and
      loved son of Annie and the late Thomas Smith, of
      Theresa Park, aged 29 years
    Buried 17 Apr 1939  Church of England Section, General Cemetery, Camden, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Smith.- The funeral of the late Thomas J.W. Smith of Liverpool will leave St.John's Church, Camden. This day Monday, after Service commencing at 3.15pm for Church of England Section, General Cemetry, Camden.
      Butler and Co Funeral Directors, Camden.
    Person ID I30663  The Path to Our Future
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2018 

    Father Thomas SMITH,   b. 30 Jun 1879, Mulgoa Forest, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1924, Camden, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Annie SMALL,   b. 12 Aug 1879, Mulgoa Forest, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1946, Camden, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Family ID F9985  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joyce ? 
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F9996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Early on Saturday morning last, 15th inst., Thomas J. W. Smith, while riding his motor cycle towards Camden on the Hume Highway, crashed head-on into a motor lorry, receiving such critical injuries that he died shortly afterwards. R. Smith, a son of deceased, who was riding pillion on the motor cycle, received severe cuts and abrasions, .'but latest advice is that he is out of danger. The accident occurred in the vicinity of Gledswood, the motor lorry travelling in the opposite direction to Smith, was driven by Donald S. Piatt, of Bundanoon. The Liverpool ambulance was called, and the injured man taken to the Liverpool Hospital, but Smith's condition was ibeyond aid, and he died shortly afterwards. The deceased was a son of Mrs. A. Smith of Theresa Park, and was employed by Mr. E. H. K. Downes, at Brownlow. Living at Liverpool it was Smith's custom to travel to and from work daily on his motor cycle.
      ?tab??tab??tab? He was a married man, aged 29 years, and leaves a widow and four children. The funeral took place on Monday afternoon at the General
      ?tab??tab??tab? Cemetery, Camden.

      ?b??i?PLIGHT OF SMASH ' VICTIM'S FAMILY?/b??/i?
      The wife and four young children of
      Thomas James William Smith, 29, killed
      In a road smash on Saturday, are penni
      less. Aid. Theo Wilson, of Liverpool. Is en-
      deavoring to arrange assistance tor Mrs.
      Smith. Smith was driving a motor cycle which
      crashed Into ' a lorry on the Hume High
      way, Camden. Caught In wreckage of his machine;
      Smith was dragged 30 yards.
      His 7-year-old son Desmond was flung
      unhurt from the sidecar of the motor
      cycle. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S3534] "The Sydney Morning Herald," New South Wales, 20 Apr 1939 p6.

    2. [S3535] Daily News (Sydney, NSW : 1938 - 1940) Monday 17 April 1939 p 5 Article.

    3. [S3536] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 17 April 1939 p 13 Article.

    4. [S3537] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 17 April 1939 p 10 Family Notices.

    5. [S3538] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 17 April 1939 p 9 Family Notices.