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William Job Stanley Bushby

William Job Stanley Bushby

Male 1896 - 1962  (65 years)

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  • Name William Job Stanley Bushby 
    Born 09 Mar 1896  Stanhope, West Maitland, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Physical Description 08 May 1917  Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 21 years 2 months [Mar 1896]
    Height: 5 feet 7 inches
    Weight: 126 pounds
    Chest measurement: 33/36 inches
    Complexion: Fresh
    Eyes: Brown
    Hair: Brown
    Religious denomination: Cong. 
    Military Service 14 May 1917  Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted in 12/r 2nd Pioneer Battalion (48th Battalion). Embarked Melbourne 30 Oct 1917, wounded in action in France, returned to Australia 12 Jul 1919, discharged 16 Sep 1919. 
    Occupation 1917-1922  Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    WW1 enlistment papers show occupation as "cooper." Birth certificate of Roy Terence Bushby [1922] also shows occupation as "cooper." 
    Died 1962  Gilgandra, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I513984023  Walsh - Wilson Family Tree
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2009 

    Father William James Bushby,   b. 22 Dec 1868, 4 Harrison Street, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Mar 1954, East Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Sarah Jane Buhl,   b. 1872, Stanhope, West Maitland, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1958, Victoria Park, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1895  Elgin Street, West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Marriage Witnesses 19 Feb 1895  Elgin Street, West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witnesses: Elizabeth Buhl, Job Fowles 
    Photos
    William James Bushby and Sarah Jane [Buhl] Bushby
    William James Bushby and Sarah Jane [Buhl] Bushby
    William James and Sarah [Buhl] Bushby
    William James and Sarah [Buhl] Bushby
    About 1943, in Western Australia. Written on the back of the photograph by Wilfred Robert Bushby, "This was taken in the corner of our back yard."
    William James Bushby and Sarah [Buhl] Bushby
    William James Bushby and Sarah [Buhl] Bushby
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate of William James Bushby and Sarah Jane Buhl
    Marriage Certificate of William James Bushby and Sarah Jane Buhl
    William James Bushby and Sarah Jane Buhl were married on 19 Feb 1895 on Elgin Street, West Maitland, New South Wales in accordance with the rites of the Wesleyan Church. William was age 26, and an engineer. Sarah Jane was 22 and in "private life." William's parents are shown as James Bushby and Martha Aitken. Sarah's mother is shown as Elizabeth Buhl (no details for her father).
    Family ID F505778197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Effie Eileen Meldrum,   b. Abt 1904, Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 04 Jul 1921  East Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Type: Rites & Ceremonies - Seventh Day Adventist Church 
    • As the bride was 17 years old, the consent of her father was required and obtained.
    Marriage Witnesses 04 Jul 1921  East Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witnesses: Herbert R. Evans and Ida B. Parsons 
    Divorced 13 Jul 1928  Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Roy Terence Bushby,   b. 17 Oct 1922, Guildford Road, Victoria Park, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate - William Job Stanley Bushby and Effie Eileen Meldrum - 4 Jul 1921
    Marriage Certificate - William Job Stanley Bushby and Effie Eileen Meldrum - 4 Jul 1921
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F513881962  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Turbett,   b. Abt 1909, Brunswick, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 04 Oct 1930  Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Type: District Registrar's Office, after declaration 
    Children 
    +1. Daphne Bushby
     2. Stanley Harold Bushby
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate - William Job Stanley Bushby and Elizabeth 'Lila' Turbett Bushby - 4 Oct 1930
    Marriage Certificate - William Job Stanley Bushby and Elizabeth "Lila" Turbett Bushby - 4 Oct 1930
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F513881893  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    William Job Stanley Bushby and Wife Lila
    William Job Stanley Bushby and Wife Lila

    Documents
    Wilfred Robert Bushby Birth Certificate - South Fremantle, Western Australia
    Wilfred Robert Bushby Birth Certificate - South Fremantle, Western Australia
    The birth certificate of Wilfred Robert Bushby shows that he was born on 23 March 1914 at 14 South Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia. His father was William James Bushby, age 45 [born c.1869], a carpenter, born in Barrow-in-Furness. His mother was Sarah Jane Buhl, age 41 [born c.1873], born in Stanhope, West Maitland, New South Wales. William and James were married 19 Feb 1895 in West Maitland.

    Their other children were William Job Stanley, age 18 [born c.1896], Harold Sydney, age 15 [born c.1899], Violet Alice May, age 9 [born c.1905], and Vera Lilian, age 5 [born c.1909].
    William Job Stanley Bushby Birth Certificate - 9 Mar 1896
    William Job Stanley Bushby Birth Certificate - 9 Mar 1896
    The birth certificate of William Job Stanley Bushby shows he was born 9 Mar 1896 in Stanhope, New South Wales. Father was William James Bushby, age 27, an engineer born in Barrow-in-Furness, England. Mother was Sarah Jane Buhl, age 23, born in Stanhope.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4900] New South Wales Registry of BDM, Birth Registration 1896/02808 (Reliability: 3), 09 Mar 1896.

    2. [S5000] National Archives of Australia (Reliability: 3), 08 May 1917.
      Title: Bushby William Job Stanley : SERN 4303A : POB Hunter River NSW : POE Fremantle WA : NOK F Bushby William James
      Barcode: 3175377
      Series number: B2455
      Series accession number: B2455/1
      Control symbol: BUSHBY W J S
      Contents date range: Circa 1914 - circa 1920
      Location: Canberra

    3. [S4900] New South Wales Registry of BDM, Registration Number 36942/1962 (Reliability: 3), 1962.

    4. [S4900] New South Wales Registry of BDM, Marriage Registration: 1895/001296 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S4900] New South Wales Registry of BDM, Birth Registration 1904/033978 (Reliability: 0), 08 Oct 1904.
      Parents' marriage date shown as 20 Feb 1895 on Violet Alice May Bushby's birth certificate. Marriage certificate itself shows 19 Feb 1895.

    6. [S5001] Western Australia Dept. of the Attorney General (Reliability: 3), 04 Jul 1921.
      Groom: BUSHBY STANLEY W Male
      Bride: MELDRUM EFFIE E Female Registration District: FREMANTLE
      Registration Number: 153
      Registration Year: 1921