Dennis J. W. BENTLEY1

#21126, b. 14 March 1939
Last Edited=5 Dec 2019
     Dennis J. W. BENTLEY was born on 14 March 1939, in the Bromley registration district.1,2,3 He was the son of Sidney George BENTLEY and Frances Gordena Julien BROWN.1
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 National Register, Dennis was living with his parents at 14 Crest View Drive, Orpington, Kent. He was born on 14 March 1939.2
He immigrated with his parents, and siblings, departing from London on 21 June 1957, on the ship "Stratheden", bound for Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.4,5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1939/Q2 BENTLEY, Dennis J. W. BROWN Bromley 2a 1311."
  2. [S5502] Website FindmyPast: 1939 Register: RG101 1264F 009.
  3. [S5530] Website FindmyPast: Australasia Collection: Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    First name(s)     Dennis
    Last name     Bentley
    Gender     Male
    Birth year     1939
    Birth day     14
    Birth month     3
    Marital status     S
    Departure year     1957
    Departure day     21
    Departure month     6
    Departure port     London
    Destination port     Adelaide
    Destination     ADELAIDE
    State     South Australia
    Country     Australia
    Destination country     Australia
    Ship name     Stratheden
    Ship master's first name     K S H
    Ship master's last name     CUMMINS
    Ship destination port     SYDNEY
    Ship destination country     AUSTRALIA
    Number of passengers     0
    Record set     Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960.
  4. [S5530] Website FindmyPast: Australasia Collection: Record Transcription: Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    First name(s)     Sidney G
    Last name     Bentley
    Gender     Male
    Birth year     1892
    Birth day     11
    Birth month     6
    Marital status     M
    Occupation     RETIRED
    Departure year     1957
    Departure day     21
    Departure month     6
    Departure port     London
    Destination port     Adelaide
    Destination     ADELAIDE
    State     South Australia
    Country     Australia
    Destination country     Australia
    Ship name     Stratheden
    Ship master's first name     K S H
    Ship master's last name     CUMMINS
    Ship destination port     SYDNEY
    Ship destination country     AUSTRALIA
    Number of passengers     0
    Record set     Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960.
  5. [S5530] Website FindmyPast: Australasia Collection: Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    First name(s)     Frances
    Last name     Bentley
    Gender     Female
    Birth year     1917
    Birth day     13
    Birth month     2
    Marital status     M
    Occupation     HOUSEWIFE
    Departure year     1957
    Departure day     21
    Departure month     6
    Departure port     London
    Destination port     Adelaide
    Destination     ADELAIDE
    State     South Australia
    Country     Australia
    Destination country     Australia
    Ship name     Stratheden
    Ship master's first name     K S H
    Ship master's last name     CUMMINS
    Ship destination port     SYDNEY
    Ship destination country     AUSTRALIA
    Number of passengers     0
    Record set     Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960.

Violet Edith Mary HEYHURST1

#21129, b. 1918
Last Edited=6 Dec 2019
     Violet Edith Mary HEYHURST's birth was registered in 1918 in the Lambeth registration district.2
Violet married Reginald Eric BENTLEY, son of Sidney George BENTLEY and Ann Emily DUCK, in 1942 in the Bromley registration district.2
Prior to their immigration to Australia in April 1952, Violet and Reginald, lived at 77 Balfour Road, Bromley, Kent, with their children Sylvia, Christopher, and Marilyn.3
She immigrated with her husband Reginald, and their children Sylvia, Christopher, and Marilyn departing from London on 12 April 1952, on the ship "Otranto", bound for Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.3
Her husband, Reginald, died on 16 January 1999 in Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 80.4

Children of Violet Edith Mary HEYHURST and Reginald Eric BENTLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1918/Q4 HEYHURST, Violet Edith Mary ARNOLD Lambeth 1d 508."
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1942/Q1 BENTLEY, Reginald E., = HEYHURST, Violet E. M. Bromley 2a 2171."
  3. [S5530] Website FindmyPast: Australasia Collection: Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    First name(s)     R E
    Last name     Bentley
    Title     MR
    Gender     Male
    Age     32
    Birth year     1920
    Marital status     M
    Occupation     STATISTICIAN
    Departure year     1952
    Departure day     12
    Departure month     4
    Departure port     London
    Destination port     Adelaide
    Destination     ADELAIDE
    State     South Australia
    Country     Australia
    Destination country     Australia
    Ship name     Otranto
    Ship official number     146025
    Ship master's first name     S S
    Ship master's last name     BURNAND
    Shipping line     ORIENT
    Ship destination port     AUSTRALIA
    Ship destination country     AUSTRALIA
    Ship registered tonnage     11074.88
    Number of passengers     1400
    Record set     Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960.
  4. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/153373196/…
    Reginald Eric Bentley
    Birth      1919
    Death      16 Jan 1999 (aged 79-80)
    Burial      Centennial Park Cemetery Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia
    Plot      Lwn 3 Path 21 1637
    Memorial ID      153373196
    Maintained by Dwight Baker
    Frances Gordena Bentley
    Birth      1917
    Death      21 Mar 2010 (aged 92-93)
    Burial      Centennial Park Cemetery
    Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia
    Plot      Gen E Path 10 703
    Memorial ID      153373164
    Maintained by Dwight Baker.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1946/Q2 BENTLEY, Christine M. HEYHURST Bromley 2a 1629."
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1947/Q3 BENTLEY, Sylvia M. HEYHURST Bromley 5b 336."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1949/Q2 BENTLEY, Christopher E. HAYHURST Bromley 5b 264."
  8. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1951/Q3 BENTLEY, Marilyn J. HEYHURST Bromley 5b 279."

Christine Marion BENTLEY1,2

#21130, b. 1946, d. 1946
Last Edited=6 Dec 2019
     Christine Marion BENTLEY's birth was registered in 1946 in the Bromley registration district.1 She was the daughter of Reginald Eric BENTLEY and Violet Edith Mary HEYHURST.1
Christine died in infancy in 1946 in the Bromley registration district.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1946/Q2 BENTLEY, Christine M. HEYHURST Bromley 2a 1629."
  2. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "GRO Online Index: 1946/Q2 BENTLEY, Christine Marion Bromley 2a 822 age 0."

Christopher Eric BENTLEY1,2

#21133, b. 1949, d. 9 December 1996
Last Edited=6 Dec 2019
     Christopher Eric BENTLEY's birth was registered in 1949 in the Bromley registration district.1 He was the son of Reginald Eric BENTLEY and Violet Edith Mary HEYHURST.1
Prior to their immigration to Australia in April 1952, Christopher lived with his parents, and siblings, at 77 Balfour Road, Bromley, Kent.3
He immigrated with his parents, Reginald and Violet, departing from London 12 April 1952, to Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.3
Christopher died on 9 December 1996 in Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia.4 He was buried in Plot East Area Rose Bed E64 49, Centennial Park Cemetery, Pasadena, Mitcham City, Australia.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1949/Q2 BENTLEY, Christopher E. HAYHURST Bromley 5b 264."
  2. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: Christopher Eric Bentley
    Birth      1949
    Death      9 Dec 1996 (aged 46-47)
    Burial      
    Centennial Park Cemetery
    Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia
    Plot      East Area Rose Bed E64 49
    Memorial ID      153373147
    Kindly created by Dwight Baker.
  3. [S5530] Website FindmyPast: Australasia Collection: Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960
    First name(s)     R E
    Last name     Bentley
    Title     MR
    Gender     Male
    Age     32
    Birth year     1920
    Marital status     M
    Occupation     STATISTICIAN
    Departure year     1952
    Departure day     12
    Departure month     4
    Departure port     London
    Destination port     Adelaide
    Destination     ADELAIDE
    State     South Australia
    Country     Australia
    Destination country     Australia
    Ship name     Otranto
    Ship official number     146025
    Ship master's first name     S S
    Ship master's last name     BURNAND
    Shipping line     ORIENT
    Ship destination port     AUSTRALIA
    Ship destination country     AUSTRALIA
    Ship registered tonnage     11074.88
    Number of passengers     1400
    Record set     Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960.
  4. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/153373147
    Christopher Eric Bentley
    Birth      1949
    Death      9 Dec 1996 (aged 46-47)
    Burial      Centennial Park Cemetery
    Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia
    Plot      East Area Rose Bed E64 49
    Memorial ID      153373147
    Maintained by Dwight Baker.

Ian PECK1

#21134
Last Edited=6 Dec 2019
     Ian married Susannah M. L. PASK, daughter of Ernest PASK and Katherine Joan KERRY.1

Child of Ian PECK and Susannah M. L. PASK

  • Madeline Alice PECK1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S174] E-mail from Jo Pask to Stuart & Teresa Pask dated 3 October 2019.

Mary Jane DAVIS1

#21136, b. 1859
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Mary Jane was also known as Mary Jane DAVIES.1
Mary Jane DAVIES was born in 1859 in Llangwm, Monmouthshire.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1 She was baptised on 4 September 1859 in St. Jerome's Church, Llangwm, Monmouthshire.2
In the census of 7 April 1861 in Llangwm, Monmouthshire, she was listed as aged 1 born in Llangwm, the daughter of George DAVIES.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as aged 11 born in Monmouthshire, the daughter of George DAVIES.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5546] Image of the 1861 Census : RG09 Piece 3975 Folio 32 Page 12.
  2. [S5500] Website Parish Records Collection 1538-2005 (www.findmypast.com):
    Monmouthshire Baptisms
    First name(s)     Mary Jane
    Last name     Davies
    Birth year     1859
    Birth date     ? ? 1859
    Baptism year     1859
    Baptism date     04 Sep 1859
    Place     Llangwm
    County     Monmouthshire
    Country     Wales
    Father's first name(s)     George
    Mother's first name(s)     Caroline
    Page     35
    Record set     Monmouthshire Baptisms.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1859/Q2 DAVIS, Mary Jane PASK Chepstow 11a 6."
  4. [S5547] Image of the 1871 Census : RG10 Piece 5433 Folio 20 Page 14.

Susannah DAVIES1

#21137, b. 1864, d. May 1866
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Susannah DAVIES was born in 1864 in Llangwm, Monmouthshire.1,2 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1 She was baptised on 22 March 1864 in St. Jerome's Church, Llangwm, Monmouthshire.2
Susannah died in infancy in May 1866 in Llangwm, Monmouthshire.3,4 She was buried on 18 May 1866 in St. Jerome's Church, Llangwm, Monmouthshire.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1864/Q1 DAVIES, Susannah PASK Chepstow 11a 3."
  2. [S5500] Website Parish Records Collection 1538-2005 (www.findmypast.com):
    Record set     Monmouthshire Baptisms
    First name(s)     Susannah
    Last name     Davies
    Birth year     1864
    Birth date     ? ? 1864
    Baptism year     1864
    Baptism date     22 Mar 1864
    Place     Llangwm
    County     Monmouthshire
    Country     Wales
    Father's first name(s)     George
    Mother's first name(s)     Caroline
    Page     41
    Record set     Monmouthshire Baptisms.
  3. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "GRO Online Index: DAVIS, Susannah Chepstow 11a 2 age 2."
  4. [S5500] Website Parish Records Collection 1538-2005 (www.findmypast.com):
    Monmouthshire Burials (No image)
    First name(s)     Susannah
    Last name     Davies
    Age     2 Years
    Residence     Gaervawr Llangwm Ucha
    Birth year     1864
    Death year     1866
    Burial year     1866
    Burial date     18 May 1866
    Church     St. Jerome
    Place     Llangwm
    County     Monmouthshire
    Country     Wales
    Record set     Monmouthshire Burials.

Laura DAVIES1

#21138, b. 1866
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Laura DAVIES was born in 1866 in Llangwm, Monmouthshire.1,2 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1 She was baptised on 20 April 1866 in St. Jerome's Church, Llangwm, Monmouthshire.2
In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as aged 5 born in Monmouthshire, the daughter of George DAVIES.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1866/Q2 DAVIS, Laura PASK Chepstow 11a 2."
  2. [S5500] Website Parish Records Collection 1538-2005 (www.findmypast.com):
    Monmouthshire Baptisms
    First name(s)     Laura
    Last name     Davies
    Birth year     1866
    Birth date     ? ? 1866
    Baptism year     1866
    Baptism date     20 Apr 1866
    Place     Llangwm
    County     Monmouthshire
    Country     Wales
    Father's first name(s)     George
    Mother's first name(s)     Caroline
    Page     42
    Record set     Monmouthshire Baptisms.
  3. [S5547] Image of the 1871 Census : RG10 Piece 5433 Folio 20 Page 14.

Sarah DAVIES1

#21139, b. 1867
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Sarah DAVIES's birth was registered in 1867 in the Neath registration district.1 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as 'Sally' aged 4 born in Breconshire, the daughter of George DAVIES.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1867/Q2 DAVIES, Sarah PASK Neath 11a 555."
  2. [S5547] Image of the 1871 Census : RG10 Piece 5433 Folio 20 Page 14.

Edith DAVIES1

#21140, b. 1869
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Edith DAVIES's birth was registered in 1869 in the Neath registration district.1 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as 'Meruh' aged 2 born in Breconshire, the daughter of George DAVIES.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1869/Q4 DAVIES, Edith PASK Neath 11a 493."
  2. [S5547] Image of the 1871 Census : RG10 Piece 5433 Folio 20 Page 14.

Mary Ann DAVIES1

#21141, b. 1871
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Mary Ann DAVIES's birth was registered in 1871 in the Neath registration district.1 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as aged 2 months born in Breconshire, the daughter of George DAVIES.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1871/Q1 DAVIES, Mary Ann PASK Neath 11a 542."
  2. [S5547] Image of the 1871 Census : RG10 Piece 5433 Folio 20 Page 14.

Isabella PORTER1

#21142, b. 1854
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Isabella PORTER's birth was registered in 1854 in the Bridgwater registration district.1
Isabella married Jacob PASK, son of Jacob PASKE and Jane MORRIES, in 1880 in the Merthyr Tydfil registration district.1
Her husband's, Jacob, death was registered in 1881 in the Neath registration district.2
In the census of 3 April 1881 in Pontneathvaughan Village, Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as a Widow, aged 27 born in Somerset, a Boarder of George DAVIES. She infact was his sister-in-law.3
Isabella married Thoman SPARKES in 1881 in the Pontypridd registration district.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1880/Q1 PASK, Jacob = PORTER, Isabella Merthyr T. 11a 516."
  2. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "1881/Q1 PASK, Jacob Neath 11a 395 age 30."
  3. [S5548] Image of the 1881 Census : RG11 Piece 5343 Folio 15 Page 10.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1881/Q4 SPARKES, Thomas = PASK, Isabella Pontypridd 11a 527."

Margaret DAVIES1

#21143, b. 1871
Last Edited=9 Dec 2019
     Margaret DAVIES was born in 1871 in Ystradfellte, Breconshire.1,2 She was the daughter of George DAVIS and Caroline PASK.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 in Pontneathvaughan Village, Ystradfellte, Breconshire, she was listed as aged 10 born in Ystradfellte, the daughter of George DAVIES. She was probably his grand-daughter.1

Research Note: Margaret is likely to be the grand-daughter of George & Caroline DAVIES.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5548] Image of the 1881 Census : RG11 Piece 5343 Folio 15 Page 10.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: GRO Online Index: 1871/Q1 DAVIES, Margaret Ann - - - Neath 11a 519."

George PASK1

#21148, b. circa 1680
Last Edited=22 Dec 2019
     George PASK was born circa 1680.1
George married Frances BURROUGH on 24 January 1706 in St. John the Evangelist Church, Stoke-Next-Guildford, Surrey.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5005] Website Ancestry: Name:     Mr George Pask
    Event Type:     Marriage
    Marriage Date:     24 Jan 1706
    Marriage Place:     Stoke Next Guildford, St John the Evangelist, Surrey, England
    Spouse:     Francis Burrough.

Frances BURROUGH1

#21149, b. circa 1680
Last Edited=22 Dec 2019
     Frances BURROUGH was born circa 1680.1
Frances married George PASK on 24 January 1706 in St. John the Evangelist Church, Stoke-Next-Guildford, Surrey.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5005] Website Ancestry: Name:     Mr George Pask
    Event Type:     Marriage
    Marriage Date:     24 Jan 1706
    Marriage Place:     Stoke Next Guildford, St John the Evangelist, Surrey, England
    Spouse:     Francis Burrough.

Herbert PASK1

#21150, b. 1881, d. 1882
Last Edited=25 Dec 2019
     Herbert PASK's birth was registered in 1881 in the Newark-on-Trent registration district.1 He was the son of John PASK and Mary Jane JOHNSON.1
Herbert's death was registered in 1882 in the Newark-on-Trent registration district.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1881/Q3 PASK, Herbert JOHNSON Newark 7b 407."
  2. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "GRO Online Index: 1882/Q3 PASK, Herbert Newark 7b 241 age 1."