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Arthur Sterry and dog

Arthur William SterryAge: 61 years18831944

Name
Arthur William Sterry
Given names
Arthur William
Surname
Sterry
Birth March 14, 1883 28 21
DivorceMadeline Victoria Higgins IngramView this family
yes

Birth of a sisterEthel May Sterry
1885 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a sisterElsie Gertrude Sterry
August 17, 1885 (Age 2 years)
Death of a sisterEthel May Sterry
January 1886 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherHenry Frederick Sterry
February 2, 1888 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherEdward James Sterry
1889 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterIda Isabel Sterry
March 16, 1891 (Age 8 years)
Death of a brotherEdward James Sterry
1891 (Age 7 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge Edward Watt
August 11, 1891 (Age 8 years)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherGeorge Edward Watt
August 14, 1891 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterRuby Frances Sterry
February 1, 1893 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherLeslie John Sterry
1894 (Age 10 years)
Death of a brotherLeslie John Sterry
1896 (Age 12 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherJane McColl
September 24, 1897 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a brotherErnest William Sterry
1898 (Age 14 years)
Death of a brotherErnest William Sterry
1898 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterLillian Eileen Sterry
1899 (Age 15 years)
Death of a sisterLillian Eileen Sterry
1900 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterMarion Edith Maria Sterry
1901 (Age 17 years)
Death of a sisterMarion Edith Maria Sterry
1902 (Age 18 years)
MarriageMadeline Victoria Higgins IngramView this family
June 29, 1904 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a sisterDaphne Jean Sterry
1904 (Age 20 years)
Death of a sisterDaphne Jean Sterry
1905 (Age 21 years)
DivorceMadeline Victoria Higgins IngramView this family
Divorce
1909 (Age 25 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Sterry
April 29, 1909 (Age 26 years)
Burial of a fatherWilliam Sterry
April 30, 1909 (Age 26 years)
Marriage of a parentDonald McInnesElizabeth McFarlane WattView this family
October 22, 1909 (Age 26 years)
Shared note: Donald was a widower at time of marriage to Elizabeth.  Married at Elizabeth's shop.  Baptist church rites.  REv J. Rapkins.
MarriageOlivia Kate BurkeView this family
1910 (Age 26 years)
Source: NSW BDM Index
Citation details: 8438
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingWilliam John Cecil McFarlaneRuby Frances SterryView this family
July 27, 1912 (Age 29 years)
Death of a wifeOlivia Kate Burke
July 5, 1915 (Age 32 years)
Text:
Olive Sterry died 5 July 1915 age 32 drowned. Parents Michael Burke and Margaret Monahan.  Born in Casterton, Victoria.  Married to Arthur Sterry in Sydney. No issue.
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMollie Marguerite MaddenView this family
October 25, 1916 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Arthur James Kevin Sterry
September 11, 1917 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Cedric William Sterry
August 11, 1924 (Age 41 years)
Death of a wifeMadeline Victoria Higgins Ingram
1933 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: #1033
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a motherElizabeth McFarlane Watt
July 22, 1935 (Age 52 years)
Death October 12, 1944 (Age 61 years)
Burial October 13, 1944 (1 day after death)
Source: MI
Text:
In Loving Memory of Arthur W Sterry Died 12th Oct 1944 Aged 61 Years Beloved Husband of Mollie And Loving Father of Kev and Ced
Quality of data: primary evidence
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 27, 1882Presbyterian Manse, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
10 months
himself
3 years
younger sister
7 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
23 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
23 months
younger brother
Leslie John Sterry
Birth: 1894 39 32Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1896Albury, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger brother
Ernest William Sterry
Birth: 1898 43 36Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1898Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Lillian Eileen Sterry
Birth: 1899 44 37Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1900Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Marion Edith Maria Sterry
Birth: 1901 46 39Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1902Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Daphne Jean Sterry
Birth: 1904 49 42Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1905Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with Donald McInnes - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: October 22, 1909Fitzmaurice St Shop, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Madeline Victoria Higgins Ingram - View this family
himself
ex-wife
Marriage: June 29, 1904133 Chestnut St, Richmond, Victoria, Australia
Divorce: 1909Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Divorce:
Family with Olivia Kate Burke - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1910Glebe, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Mollie Marguerite Madden - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 25, 1916Congregational Church, Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
11 months
son
Arthur James Kevin Sterry
Birth: September 11, 1917 34 30Martin Avenue, Bondi, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 24, 2010Bondi, New South Wales, Australia
7 years
son
Cedric William Sterry
Birth: August 11, 1924 41 37Bondi, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 1, 2006Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
Duncan Alexander McBride + Madeline Victoria Higgins Ingram - View this family
wife’s husband
ex-wife
Marriage: March 23, 19103 Victoria Parade, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia
Unknown + Madeline Victoria Higgins Ingram - View this family
wife’s husband
ex-wife
Marriage:
step-daughter

MarriageMarriage Certificate
MarriageNSW BDM Index
Citation details: 8438
Quality of data: primary evidence
BurialMI
Text:
In Loving Memory of Arthur W Sterry Died 12th Oct 1944 Aged 61 Years Beloved Husband of Mollie And Loving Father of Kev and Ced
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage
At the time Arthur Sterry was living 36 Dover St, Richmond but his usual residence is given as 17 Jervis St, Richmond where he and his brother Fred were probably staying with his uncle, James Watt (having left their home in Albury about three years earlier.) Arthur's occupation is shown as clerk. Madeline's present and usual address is shown as 133 Chestnut St, Richmond.  Occupation shown as Dresser. Married by Andrew Hardie, Presbyterian Minister, Richmond.
Marriage
Sand's Directories: Sydney and New South Wales (Ancestry.com) 1918, 1919 Sterry A., Martin's Ave, Bondi Sterry Frederick, 69 Barcom Ave Sterry Frederick H, 79 Bayswater rd 1920, 1921, 1922 Sterry A., Martin's Ave, Bondi 1923 Sterry Arthur, Martin's Ave, Bondi Sterry A.D., 194a Pitt St Sterry Fred, 20 Bay st, Double Bay 1924 Sterry & Haldane, film agents, 194a Pitt St Sterry Arthur, Martin's Ave, Bondi Sterry Fred, 20 Bay st, Double Bay 1925, 1926, 1927 Sterry Arthur, Martin's Ave, Bondi Sterry Fredk. W., 104 Bellevue rd, Bellevue Hill 1928 Sterry Arthur, Martin's Ave, Bondi 1929 Sterry Arthur, Martin's Ave, Bondi Sterry F.H., Streatfield rd, B'vue H 1930, 1932/33 Sterry Arthur, Martin's Ave, Bondi Sterry F, 84 Minter st, C'bury NSW Electoral Rolls Division: Wentworth, Subdivision: Bondi [Checked all Wentworth entries for 1909, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1919; no rolls available for 1910, 1911, 1912, 1914 or 1918] 1913 Frederick Henry Sterry, 218 Birrell St Bondi, grocer Lilian Sterry, 218 Birrell St Bondi, home duties 1921 and 1922 Sterry, Arthur William, Clyburn, Martins avenue Bondi, actor Mollie Marguerite Sterry, Clyburn, Martins avenue Bondi, home duties 1921 [only] Frederick Henry Sterry, 642 Old Sth Head rd Bondi, grocer Marie Madden, Clyburn, Martin avenue Bondi, typist
Shared note
Actor.  Film Director. Manager travelling theatre groups.  Manager touring talkies. Died at War Memorial Hospital, Waverley, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Buried at Presbyterian Cemetery, Botany, Sydney. Sands Directories: Sydney and NSW (Ancestry.com) 1906 Sterry, A.W., Agent London, Melbourne and New York, Tailoring Co., Wagga Wagga Sterry, W, General Dealer, Wagga Wagga Bought a property in Sydney 1912: Arthur William Sterrey, 24 ¼ pers, lot 46 DP 5169 Waverley, 672350/2213/202 Onslow St (now The Plaza) Rose Bay John Foley of Darlinghurst Builder transfer to Arthur Sterry of Sydney Actor dated 6th Aug 1912. Sold to Frederick Tyrer in Oct 1921 Bought properties in Martin Ave, Bondi 1922. Small portion added and new title issued 1925. 1921-1925 Arthur Sterry 8 ½ per part lot 7, DP 446 Bondi Waverley, A747818 2629/61 Simpson St (and Old South Head Road) Purchased by Elizabeth McInnes of Bondi, Widow, 22 Jun 1921 from Vivian Lillias. Mortgaged to Arthur Sterry of Bondi Film Proprietor 22 Jun 1921 and discharged 19 Aug 1922. Mortgaged 19 Aug 1922 from Elizabeth McInnes to No 1 Wagga Wagga Starr-Bowkett Building Society. Mortgage discharged 7th June 1923. Mortgaged to Wagga Building Society 18th June 1923 and mortgage discharged 20 Oct 1932. Title transferred to Ida Isobel Cuskey wife of Robert Mark Cuskey of Bondi Taylor Dec 1935. Mortgaged to Commonwealth Bank Oct 1939. Discharged Nov 1965 and sold to George Summers of Bondi. Arthur William Sterry lots 43, 44 and pt lot 45 of Schneider’s Garden Estate Simpson and Edward Sts and Martin Ave, 24165 3379/249 Martin Ave. Arthur William Sterry of Bondi Film Producer. Part of Lot 45 Schneiders Garden Estate and also part of 13 acres of Michael Wooley. Purchased 24 Oct 1922. Arthur Sterry 14 ¾ pers. Lot C shown in plan annexed to Order B116436 (Martin Ave) Waverley Ph Alexandria B116436 3694/158 Arthur William Sterry of Bondi, Film Producer. Purchased Feb 1925. Sold to John Clark Reynolds of Woolahra, Builder Oct 1928. Then sold by John Clark Reynolds to Walter Groth 1929. Arthur William Sterry 14 ¾ pers. Lot B shown in plan annexed to Order B116436 (Martin Ave) Waverley Ph Alexandria, B116436 3694/157 Purchased Feb 1925. Sold to Mavis Hogan Nov 1938. Arthur William Sterry 18 ¼ pers. Lot A shown in plan annexed to Order B116436 (Martin Ave) Mun Waverley Ph Alexandria, B116436 3694/156 Purchased Feb 1925. Sold Nov 1938 to Mavis Hogan. Arthur William Sterry 16 ¼ pers. Lot D shown in plan annexed to Order B116436 (Martin Ave) Mun Waverley Ph Alexandria, B116436 3694/159 Purchased Feb 1925. Sold Nov 1935 to Frederick Clrendon. Arthur William Sterry ¼ per pt Por 710, Mun Waverley Ph Alexandria, B235888 3771/50 Arthur William Sterry of Bondi Film Producer purchased from larger 13 acre block owned by Michael Wooley adjoining Simpson and Edward Sts. Purchased Sept 1925. Mortgaged to Esther Day Sep 1925. Discharged 21 Oct 1928. Transferred to Fred Clarendon, Painter 14 Nov 1935. Bought Penkival St, Bondi 1936 Redirection of mortgage Arthur William Sterry to Harry Rhys Jordan, Book 1830, No 925 of Covts for payment of moneys secured by mtge regd 463 Book 1813 (Aldwell mtgor) See also under sd Jordan. Dated 4th May 1938 Psh Alexa at Waverley Lot 7 Sec 1 & also pel pt allot 5 Sec 1 Slade’s subdn of pt Flood & Jones 14a grt & Wooley’s 14 ½ a & 13 ½ a Grts E by Penkival St From Harry Rhys to Arthur Sterry Mortgage value £2, 250. Previously mortgaged by Amelia Aldwell to Harry Rhys Jordan.
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