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Garnet Wolsey Keam (1901 - 1962)

Garnet Wolsey Keam
Born in St Austell, Cornwall, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1946 in Victoria, Australiamap
[children unknown]
Died in Dandenong, Victoria, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Mar 2009
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Garnet W. Keam was born in 1901 in St Austell, Cornwall, England. He married Gladys May Dodd, b: 1915 in England. They married in 1946 in Victoria, Australia.

Garnet Keam was a machinist. He also served as a Yeoman in the Royal Australian Navy as is listed on his grave plaque in the Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Victoria, Australia. [1]

He died on 29 November 1962 in Dandenong, Victoria, Australia, at 61 years old. After cremation, his ashes have been kept in the Springvale Botanial Cemetery, Victoria, Australia.


  1. Billion Graves Index - G. Keam

Original data: Compiled from publicly available sources.

  • Birth

KEAM, GARNET; HILL; GRO Reference: 1901; J Quarter in ST. AUSTELL; Volume 05C Page 98.

  • Marriage to Gladys May DODD

Victoria, Australia, Marriage Index, 1837-1950. Name: Garnet Keam; Gender: Male; Marriage Registration Year: 1946; Marriage Registration Place: Victoria, Australia; Spouse: Gladys May Harris; Reference Number: 6393.

  • WW2 Service

Australia, World War II Military Service Records, 1939-1945. Name: Garnett Keam; Birth Date: 8 Apr 1901; Birth Place: St Austell; Year Range: 1939 - 1948; Enlistment Place: Melbourne; Service Number: 17672; Next of Kin: May Roberts; Series Description: A6770: RAN, Petty Officers and Men.

  • Death

Victoria, Australia, Death Index, 1836-1988. Name Garnet Wolsley Keam; Death Registration Year 1962; Death Registration Place Victoria, Australia; Father Matthew Keam; Mother Maiden Name Roberts; Reference Number 25239.

  • Probate

"Australia, Victoria, Index to Probate Registers, 1841-1989," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 December 2014), Garnet Keam, 05 Jul 1963; citing Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, series 597, record 526, Public Record Office, Victoria; FamilySearch digital folder 004105308.

Billion Graves Index - G. Keam

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