Aubrey Willing Pope1

#12909, (April 1901-20 January 1976)
ChartsThe Goughs of Wrexham, Denbighshire
Birth*APR 1901 Aubrey Willing Pope was born in APR 1901 at South Norwood, London, EnglandG.2 
Employment*9 FEB 1919 He was employed as Apprentice sailor at New Orleans, Louisiana, USAG.3 
Marriage*26 OCT 1929 He married Olive May Staley, daughter of William Staley and Richardina Jane Vannan, on 26 OCT 1929 at Manly, Sydney, NSW, AustraliaG.1 
Residence*1930 Aubrey Willing Pope and Olive May Staley lived at Kings Road, Townsville, QLD, AustraliaG.4 
Occupation*1949 The occupation of Aubrey Willing Pope was 'Farmer.5
Residence1949 He and Olive May Staley lived at Dulwich Place, Camberwell, NSW, AustraliaG.5 
Death*20 JAN 1976 Aubrey Willing Pope died on 20 JAN 1976 at Charlestown, NSW, AustraliaG, aged 74.6 
Last Edited11 Apr 2021


  1. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Aubrey William Pope, 28, father Fred George Pope & Polly Louise Willing, & Olive Mary Staley, 28, parents William Graeme Staley & Denie Vanner, Anglican, Manly, 1929, no 211.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Croydon, Surrey, Apr-Jun 1901, vol 2a 254.
  3. [S104] Crew lists, 'Bayhowel', from Marseilles to New Orleans, Apprentice sailor, age 18.
  4. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, QLD, Herbert, Townsville, 1930, p 176.
  5. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, NSW, Paterson, Singleton, 1949, p 56.
  6. [S132] Findagrave, death, Aubrey Pope age 73-4, , Charlest #193611076.own, ashes scattered at Beresford Cemetery, Newcaste, NSW.
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