JAMES HENRY BECKWITH (Beckwith-1277)
BIRTH. 8 Apr 1860, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
1883. To WESTERN AUSTRALIA
(Oct 1883). To WESTERN AUSTRALIA. The steamship Franklin arrived at Albany from Adelaide at eleven o'clock this morning, bringing, the following passengers ; — Messrs. Monger, Henderson, Shenton, Mather, Badcock, Warner, Sander, Warden, Tassel, Beckwith (two), and Fairfield; and two Chinamen.
MARRIAGE. 1903, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
MARRIAGE. 1903, Sabina Mary Josephine Moran, daughter of Bernard J Moran & Ann (Lavelle) Moran
(1949). PERSONAL. AGED 90 HE SCORNS DOCTORS, LOVES BEER AND BETS. James Henry Beckwith, of 58 View-st, North Perth, will be 90 on April 3. He likes drinking and betting. A wiry veteran of the North West, his advice to a Mirror reporter was "take no notice of the doctors. Between you and me, I'm going to 100 and maybe even more." . . . Beckwith came to W.A. in 1883 from S. A., went to the North West first as a telegraph linesman, later as a drover. . . .
DEATH. 4 Jun 1950, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
DEATH NOTICE. BECKWITH. On June 4, 1950, at the Royal Perth Hospital, James Henry, the dearly loved husband of Sabina, and devoted father of Reg, Roy, Bill and Ivy: aged years.
DEATH NOTICE. BECKWITH (James Henry): On June 4, devoted father of Reg, father-in-law of Amy, grandfather of Jim, Valma and Maxine. At rest.
DEATH NOTICE. BECKWITH (James Henry)— At Perth on June 4th, 1950, loved brother of Mrs. J. Moore, of 130 Sanford Street, Geraldton, and fond uncle of Maude, Alice, Leslie (deceased), Ella, Doris any Ivy. As you rest in peaceful sleep, / Your memory we will always keep.
Death of Spouse: 4 Jun 1966, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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