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HAMILTON Matilda

Female 1863 - 1936


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  • Name  HAMILTON Matilda 
    Born  6 Apr 1863  Lower Cumber, Londonderry, Co Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    _UID  B6928BEB88424BFB8215A28296E5AB18C7DC 
    Died  19 Nov 1936  Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • «b»Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 20 November 1936 p 5 Article

      MRS. M. RAPLEY«/b»
      «i»The death occurred in Wagga last night of a very highly respected resident of Wagga and district, Mrs.Matilda Rapley, of Narandera road, at the age of 74 years. Mrs. Rapley, who had suffered a long illness was born in Londonderry, Ireland, and came to Australia when in her teens, in a sailing ship. She came to Wagga on landing and had resided in Wagga and district ever since. Mrs Rapley was a very ardent worker for the Church of Christ. She had been failing in health for the last eight years and during the last five weeks, had been in hospital in Wagga. Her husband, David Rapley died in 1924, and she is survived by three daughters; Mrs. F. Cheney of Narandera-road Wagga, Mrs. L. Seppings, of Crampton-street Wagga, Mrs. Walter Angel of Rowan, and three sons, Messrs. George Rapley ,of Lake Albert, Maurice Rapley of 'Grand View' Wagga and David Rapley of Dubbo; Mr. Thomas Hamilton, of 'Woorama' Urana-road, Wagga, is a nephew.
      The funeral will move from to Mr J. C. McDonald's premises, Baylis-street, at 2 o'clock tomorrow for the Wagga cemetery.«/i»
    Buried  21 Nov 1936  Methodist Cemetery, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • «b»
      MRS. M. RAPLEY«/b»
      «i»The funeral of Mrs. Matilda Rapley, of Narandera-road, Wagga, who died in Wagga on Thursday evening after a long illness at the age of 74 years, took place on Saturday afternoon. The cortege, which was a large and representative one, moved from Mr. J. C. McDonald's funeral parlor after a
      short service conducted by Mr. Roy Acland, of the Church of Christ. The interment took place, in the family pontion of the Wagga cemetery, Mr. Acland officiating at the graveside. The casket, laden with many beautiful floral tributes was carried to the grave by Messrs. Maurice, George and David Rapley (sons), Walter Angel and L. Seppings (sons-in-law), and Thomas Hamilton (nephew), while the floral tray bearers were Messrs. Frederick Angel, Lennie Seppings and Kevin Rapley (grandsons) and Mr. R. Parkin. The chief mourners at the graveside were Mrs. Walter Angel, Mrs L. Seppings and Mrs. F. Cheney (daughters), Messrs. Maurice and George Rapley, of Wagga, and David Rapley, of Dubbo (sons), Mrs. M. Rapley, Mrs. G. Rapley (daughters- in-law) Miss Eileen and W. Cheney, Mrs. Bert Roy, Len Sep- pings, Valerie and Pauline Sep- pings, Fred Angel, Syd. Wilson, Kevin and Ray Rapley, Misses Audrey, Oreen, Clare, Shirley and. Lindsay Rapley, Miss Lorna, Una and Jimmie Rapley, (grandsons and granddaughters), Mrs. Jack Hamilton, Cassie and Connie Hamilton (nieces), Thomas Hamilton (nephew), Mr. J. Rapley, of Downside, (nephew), Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Hamilton (nephew and niece). Noticeable at the graveside were Mrs. Bob Hill, of Wagga; Mr. and Mrs. Stan Angel. Mr. and Mrs. Les Angel, Mr. George Skeers, Mr. Frank Parkin, Mr. J. Rippin, Mr .and Mrs. Fred Brentnall, Mr. Phil Benson, Mrs. Cowell and many others from Wagga, Downside, Lake Albert, Gregadoo, Galore, North Wagga, Forest Hill,. Currawarna, Nar- andera-road and Brucedale. Among the many fine floral tributes were wreaths from James Dunn Ltd., of Wagga; her sisters and brothers of Londonderry, Ireland; and fellow workmates of G. Rapley. Mr. Rapley leaves 25 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The funeral ar- rangements were conducted by Mr. J. C. McDonald, of Wagga.«/i»
    Person ID  I6046  Frater Genealogy
    Last Modified  1 Oct 2018 

    Father  HAMILTON Robert,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  GARDINER Matilda,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F1907  Group Sheet

    Family  RAPLEY David,   b. 18 Nov 1861, Wingecarribee, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1925, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Nov 1884  Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. RAPLEY Sarah,   b. 1886, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1955, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. RAPLEY Mary,   b. 1887, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. RAPLEY Constance Ann,   b. 1889, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1964, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. RAPLEY Annie,   b. 1890, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. RAPLEY Henry,   b. 1892, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1919, Lockhart, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. RAPLEY John,   b. 1895, Pine Gully, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1929, District Hospital, Balmain, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. RAPLEY Infant Male,   b. 1897, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1897, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. RAPLEY George William,   b. 5 Sep 1898, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1954, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. RAPLEY Maurice,   b. 3 Nov 1900, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1963, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. RAPLEY David,   b. 1903, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  26 Dec 2008 
    Family ID  F1898  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1901] Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 20 November 1936 p 5.

    2. [S28] Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Monday 23 November 1936 p 2 Article.

    3. [S800] Parish Register 1884 (AGCI).