Maj. Marwood Harold CLEEVE, ,Military Cross,of "Richmond', Lower Forth Street, Woollahra, New South Wales

Male 1871 - 1927  (56 years)


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  • Name Marwood Harold CLEEVE 
    Prefix Maj. 
    Suffix ,Military Cross,of "Richmond', Lower Forth Street, Woollahra, New South Wales 
    Born 8 Aug 1871  Penrith, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Dec 1927  West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Nepean Times (Penrith, NSW : 1882 - 1962) Saturday 10 December 1927 p 5 Family Notices

      "Death of Mr. Marwood Cleeve Mr Marwood H. Cleeve, a native of Penrith, died at West Maitland, on Wednesday evening, after a brief: illness. Deceased, who was 58 years of age, was the son of the late Mr J. K.Cleeve, for many years police magistrate in Penrith. Mr Marwood Cleeve entered tlhe service of the Justice Department, and became C.P.S. at Penrith After leaving here he was promoted to a police magistracy, and lind been car- rying out such duties in the Maitland district at the time of his death. He was well known in sporting circles, and was a good cricketer and footballer. He had played interstate Rugby Union football. Mr Cleeve served in the war as a captain, and took part in the landing at Gallipoli, where he was awarded the Military Cross. He was invalided home in 1917, and retired with the rank of major. He is survived by one daughter, Mrs Kingmill,of Cowra. Mrs John Angus is a sister of deceased."
    Buried Campbells Hill Cemetery, Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I26517  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2015 

    Father John Kingdon CLEEVE, ,Police magistrate in Penrith,New South Wales,   b. 1835, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1897, Penrith, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Frances"Fanny" OATLEY,   b. 1841, Petersham, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1921, "Bungarribee" Neutral Bay , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1863  St. Phillips Church , Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 29 August 1863 p 1 Family Notices

      On Thursday, 13th instant, by special license, at St. Philip's Church, by the Very Rev. Dean Cowper, John, eldest son of J. K. Cleeve, Esq., Bungarribee, to Frances, eldest daughter of James Oatley, Esq., Bourke-street, Woolloomooloo.
    Family ID F8934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Mary Campbell GADEN,   d. 3 Jul 1956, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1900  Forbes, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nancy Gaden CLEEVE,   b. 1902, Wilcannia, New South Wales , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1996  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F8935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marwood was 43 years of age when he enlisted in 1914, and served on Gallipoli,where he was awarded the Military Cross in 1915.


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