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Mary Harriett (Yates) Mills (1887 - 1962)

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Mary Harriett Mills formerly Yates aka Greenwood
Born in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1923 in St Leonards Registry Office, New South Wales, Australiamap
[children unknown]
Died in Kings Cross, New South Wales, Australiamap
Profile last modified 15 Mar 2020 | Created 8 Jan 2019
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Name: Mary Harriett Yates. Given Name: Mary Harriett. Surname: Yates. A Given name was found in addition to a first name in the NAME tag.

Born 1886 or 1887. Manchester, England. [1]

Marriage - 1 1923 St Leonards Registry Office, NSW. Husband - Percival James Greenwood. Wife - Mary Harriett Yates. [2]

Divorce 6 Sep 1927. Sydney, NSW. Petitioner - Mary Harriett Greenwood (formerly Yates) Respondent - Percy James Greenwood. [3]

Marriage - 2 3 Feb 1940. Latter Day Saints Chapel, Enmore, NSW. Husband - Thomas Mills (Widower) Wife - Mary Harriett Greenwood (Divorced) [1]

Died 11 Jun 1962. Kings Cross, NSW. [4]

Divorce - 6 Sep 1927


A decree nisi on the ground of desertion was granted in a suit by Mary Harriett Greenwood (formerly Yates), who petitioned for divorce from Percy James Greenwood. The parties were married at the district registry, North Sydney, in 1923. Mr. A. S. Henry appeared for the petitioner.[3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Marriage Certificates, NSW, Joy Murrin, marriage certificate (transcription), 6071 (1940), Mills-Greenwood; Birthplace: Manchester, England. Age: 53; Year of Birth (implied): 1886 or 1887.
  2. Source: #S13 15751/1923 Certainty: 3
  3. 3.0 3.1 Source: #S183 "In Divorce - Greenwood v Greenwood," 6 Sep 1927, p. 8; digital images. Certainty: 3
  4. Source: #S13 11358/1962 Certainty: 3
  • Source: S13 NSW BDM Index
  • Source: S183 Sydney Morning Herald, NSW, Sydney.

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