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Walter Geappen (1865 - 1941)

Walter Geappen
Born in Hobart, Tasmania, Australiamap
Son of and [mother unknown]
Brother of
Husband of — married 1890 in Victoria, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Northcote, Victoria, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Oct 2013
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Biography

Walter Geappen was born on 23 April 1865 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, the son of Harriet Geappen (nee Mason) and James Geappen.[1][2]

He married Elizabeth Atkins in 1890 in Victoria.[3] Their children were:

Walter was a member of the crew of the yacht "Myrene" that competed in 1886.[7]

He died on 12 November 1941 at 16 Hillside Avenue, Northcote, Victoria.[8]

Research notes

Walter's death record erroneously states his mothers name 'Elizabeth Ann'.[2] It should be 'Harriet'.[1]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Walter Geappen's Tasmanian birth record. Resource: RGD33/1/9/ no 7656. Retrieved 15 March 2020 by Clare Spring.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Walter Geappen's death record. Victorian BDM. Registration number: 11542/1941. Retrieved 8 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://my.rio.bdm.vic.gov.au/efamily-history/5dee055b65c78e23155f33ad/record/5c6548574aba80ac31f9c676.
  3. Marriage record. BDM Victoria. Registration number: 7578/1890. Retrieved 7 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://my.rio.bdm.vic.gov.au/efamily-history/5dee055b65c78e23155f33ad/record/5c6551de4aba80ac31e80b48.
  4. Walter Budds Geappen's death record. Victorian BDM. Registration number: 11562/1962. Retrieved 8 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://my.rio.bdm.vic.gov.au/efamily-history/5dee055b65c78e23155f33ad/record/5c654a5c4aba80ac316d17e9.
  5. Leslie Claude Geappen's birth record. Victorian BDM. Registration number: 32611/1894. Retrieved 8 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://my.rio.bdm.vic.gov.au/efamily-history/5dee055b65c78e23155f33ad/record/5c653e5e4aba80ac31ca7fce.
  6. Myrene Elizabeth Geappen's birth record. Victorian BDM. Registration number: 20778/1903. Retrieved 8 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://my.rio.bdm.vic.gov.au/efamily-history/5dee055b65c78e23155f33ad/record/5c6540584aba80ac318fdd80.
  7. "Hobart's anniversary regatta." 1 February 1930. The Mercury (Hobart), p. 6. Retrieved 8 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/29152423.
  8. "Deaths." 13 November 1941. The Age (Melbourne), p. 1. Retrieved 8 February 2020 by Clare Spring from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/209809165.


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