Charles George “George” StrattonAge: 56 years18841940

Name
Charles George “George” Stratton
Given names
Charles George
Nickname
George
Surname
Stratton
Nickname
George
Birth 1884 22 24
Note: Victoria Births
Birth of a sisterAmy Elizabeth “Sis” Stratton
1885 (Age 12 months)
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Birth of a brotherThomas William “Will” Stratton
1887 (Age 3 years)
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Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Norton Stratton
December 11, 1887 (Age 3 years)
Note: In Memorium
Note: The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Wed 15 Sep 1915 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Note: Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) - Sat 17 Dec 1887 - Page 42 - Family Notices
Burial of a paternal grandfatherThomas Norton Stratton
December 13, 1887 (Age 3 years)
Note: Lilydale Lawn Cemetery, Row 2, grave 45
Birth of a sisterMaud May Stratton
May 14, 1889 (Age 5 years)
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Christening of a sisterMaud May Stratton
September 28, 1889 (Age 5 years)
Address: St. Stephens
Note: Australia, Births & Baptisms, 1792-1981
Birth of a brotherJohn Allen Stratton
1891 (Age 7 years)
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Death of a brotherJohn Allen Stratton
May 8, 1894 (Age 10 years)

Note: Victoria Deaths 1836-1985
MarriageAlice Charlotte “Nell” LawView this family
1911 (Age 27 years)
Note: Victoria Marriages 1836-1942
Note: The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) - Sat 16 Sep 1911 - Page 51 - Family Notices
Note: Table Talk (Melbourne, Vic. : 1885 - 1939) - Thu 21 Sep 1911 - Page 26 - THE STRATTON-LAW WEDDING. …
Note: Punch (Melbourne, Vic. : 1900 - 1918; 1925) - Thu 21 Sep 1911 - Page 32 - WEDDINGS.
Death of a paternal grandmotherEmily Davis
September 15, 1911 (Age 27 years)
Address: 374 Highett-street, Richmond
Note: The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Sat 16 Sep 1911 - Page 7 - Family Notices
Note: Victoria Deaths 1836-1985 ?
Death of a motherElizabeth Anne “Lizzie” Rutherford
November 24, 1928 (Age 44 years)
Note: The Argus (Newspaper) Mon 26 Nov 1928 - page 1
Note: Victoria Deaths 1836-1985
Marriage of a parentThomas William StrattonRuby Ethel Amelia “Ethel” CongdonView this family
1932 (Age 48 years)
Note: Victoria Marriages 1836-1942
Death of a fatherThomas William Stratton
March 6, 1932 (Age 48 years)
Note: The Argus (Newspaper) Monday 7 March 1932 - page 1
Note: Victoria Deaths 1836-1985
Death July 12, 1940 (Age 56 years)
Note: Victoria Deaths 1836-1985
Note: The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Mon 15 Jul 1940 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Note: The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) - Sat 13 Jul 1940 - Page 22 - Family Notices
Burial July 15, 1940 (3 days after death)
Address: Burwood General Cemetery
Note: The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Mon 15 Jul 1940 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Memorium
Memorium
July 12, 1941 (12 months after death)

Note: The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Sat 12 Jul 1941 - Page 17 - Family Notices
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mother
Marriage: 1883Tasmania, Australia
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2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Ruby Ethel Amelia “Ethel” Congdon - View this family
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step-mother
Marriage: 1932Victoria, Australia
Family with Alice Charlotte “Nell” Law - View this family
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Marriage: 1911Victoria, Australia

Birth
Victoria Births First name(s) Charles George Last name Stratton Sex Male Birth year 1884 Birth place Richmond Father's name Thomas William Mother's name Elizabeth Rutherwood Registration number 19964 State Victoria Country Australia
Marriage
Trove website: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/177533086 MR. C. G.. STRATTON TO MISS A. C. LAW. A very pretty wedding was celebrated on Wednesday, 6th September, at the Methodist Church, North Fitzroy, between Mr. Charles George Stratton. eldest son of Mr. T. Stratton and Mrs. Stratton. of Richmond, and Miss Alice C. Law. youngest daughter of the late Mr. George Law and Mrs. Law, of North Carlton and Port Fairy. The officiating clergymen were the Revs. A. R. Edgar and Dr. E. I. Watkin......and so on.......
Marriage
Victoria Marriages 1836-1942 First name(s) Charles George Last name Stratton Sex Male Marriage year 1911 Spouse's first name(s) Alice Charlotte Spouse's last name Law State Victoria Country Australia Record set Victoria Marriages 1836-1942 Registration number 6321
Marriage
The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) - Sat 16 Sep 1911 - Page 51 - Family Notices https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/142950578 STRATTON-LAW. The marriage of Charles George, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. T. Stratton, Richmond, and Alice C., youngest daughter of the late Mr. George Law and Mrs. Law, North Carlton and Port Fairy, was celebrated at the Methodist Church, North Fitzroy, on Wednesday, September 6. The Revs. A. R. Edgar and Dr. E. I. Watkin officiated. The bride, who was given away by. her brother, wore a robe of ivory brocade over duchesse satin., The Empire gown of .embossed chiffon had a draped bodice, trimmed with silver cord, chiffon roses, and orange blossom, while the tunic of filet lace fell beneath the court train, trimmed with lace, silver horse-shoes, and sprays of flowers, over which hung an embroidered tulle veil, surmounted by a wreath of orange blossom. She carried a shower bouquet, which, with a diamond brooch and ring, were the bridegroom's gifts. She was attended by the Misses May and Elsie Law and Miss Amy Stratton, in frocks of white Swiss embroidered muslin, inserted with French Valenciennes lace, the tunics being finished with silk roses and girdles of soft satin ribbon. They carried crooks, with .pink-carnations and camellias tied with pink ribbon, and wore gold brooches, gifts of the bridegroom. . Miss Marjorie Lewis and Master Freddie Law were the train-bearers, the former wearing white muslin and lace, and the latter a suit of cream velvet. Mr. G. E. Wilson was best man, and Mr. Will Stratton and Mr. Alan Halifax groomsmen; A reception, was held in the town-hall, Northcote, the sister of the. bride .(Mrs. J, A. Galbraith) receiving at the entrance. The.bride travelled in gown of wedgewood blue satin, with Oriental trimmings, and large hat adorned with flowers.
Marriage
Table Talk (Melbourne, Vic. : 1885 - 1939) - Thu 21 Sep 1911 - Page 26 - THE STRATTON-LAW WEDDING. *PHOTOGRAPHS* https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/146571773 1. The Bride (Miss Alice C. Law). 2. Back Row—Mr. Will Stratton, Mr. W. G. Wilson, the Bridegroom (Mr. C. George Stratton) Zenas Law, Mr. Alan Halifax. Middle Row—Miss Amy Stratton, Miss May Law, the Bride, Miss Elsie Law. 6, Front Row (Bill) Lewis and Master Freddie Law. 3. "Good luck, George." 4. The Trainbearers. 5. Snap of the Bridesmaids 6. The Maids. 7. The Happy Couple.
Marriage
Punch (Melbourne, Vic. : 1900 - 1918; 1925) - Thu 21 Sep 1911 - Page 32 - WEDDINGS. https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/177533086 MR. C. G.. STRATTON TO MISS A. C. LAW. A very pretty wedding was celebrated on Wednesday, 6th September, at the Methodist Church, North Fitzroy, between Mr. Charles George Stratton. eldest son of Mr. T. Stratton and Mrs. Stratton. of Richmond, and Miss Alice C. Law. youngest daughter of the late Mr. George Law and Mrs. Law, of North Carlton and Port Fairy. The officiating clergymen were the Revs. A. R. Edgar and Dr. E. I. Watkin. The church was beautifully decorated by friends of the bride with white heath, lilies, arches and streamers of small wedding-bells, a large lattice arch surrounding the chancel rail, in which were inset the initials of the bride and bridegroom and clasped hands, the whole being surmounted by a large wedding-bell. Miss Lees played the "Wedding March.", and during the signing in the vestry Miss Emilie Benson sang "God Be With You." The handsome bride, who was given away by her brother (Mr. Zenas Law), wore an exquisite gown of ivory broche satin over duchesse, court train, magnificently trimmed with filet lace, chiffon roses, lilies of the valley, silver horseshoes, silk cord and tassels, over a dainty Empire gown of embossed chiffon, draped bodice, Oriental panel draped with silver cord, chiffon roses and orange blossom, beneath which was worn a tight tunic skirt of filet lace and satin. A veil of tulle was worn, beautifully worked, and a bouquet carried of white azaleas and camellias. A pretty diamond cluster brooch and ring, the gifts of the bridegroom, were also worn. The bridesmaids were Miss May Law and Miss Elsie Law (nieces of the bride) and Miss Amy Stratton (sister of the bridegroom), who wore dainty frocks of white Swiss embroidery trimmed with fine French Valenciennes lace and Insertion, with silk roses finishing the tunic skirts, and silk girdles and tassels. Shepherds' crooks of pink carnations and camellias were carried, with pink ribbons, and the bridesmaids wore gold wishbone and Southern Cross brooches, the gifts of the bridegroom. Miss Marjorie (Bill) Lewis and Master Freddie Law (nephew of the bride) were train-bearers. Mr. G. E. Wilson supported the bridegroom as best man, assisted by Mr. Will Stratton and Mr. Alan Halifax. The reception was held at the Town Hall, Northcote, the guests being received at the entrance by Mrs. J. A. Galbraith (sister of the bride}, who wore a handsome Empire gown of pale blue crepe de chene over glace silk, trimmed with guipure and fringe, and a dainty picture hat of black and white lace, trimmed with pale pink and blue sweet peas. Mrs. T. Clarke (aunt of the bride) wore a chic gown of black charmeuse silk trimmed with applique and silk fringe ; grey silk crinoline toque, with silk flowers and ribbon to match : black ostrich boa. Mrs. Stratton (mother of the bridegroom) was smartly attired in a black silk gown, draped bodice, trimmed with black applique and silk lace, and wore a black hat with white plumes. The bride and bridegroom received congratulations from the guests in the hall, which was charmingly decorated in red and white, the table decorations harmonising beautifully with those of the hall. Many congratulatory telegrams were received from distant friends. Dr. Watkin proposed the toast of "The Bride and Bridegroom" in his customary happy style, the bridegroom responding. Many other toasts were honoured, and dancing, interspersed with solos and recitations by Miss Emiiie Benson, Miss May Law. the bridegroom, Mr. A. Macpherson and Mr. Arthur Knight, was indulged in until a late hour. The happy couple left the following day for Sydney, where the honeymoon is being spent. The bride's travelling dress was an Empire gown of Wedgewood blue charriieuse satin, with Oriental trimmings and fringe, over a tunic skirt : blue picture hat. with lace trimmings ami flowers to match. The bride, who was exceedingly popular, was the recipient of a "kitchen tea" on the 12th of August. Among the many costly and beautiful presents received were : From Bride to bridegroom, case of silver military brushes, silver shaving set, and travelling rug. Bridegroom to bride, diamond cluster brooch and ring. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Galbraith, case of silver and mother-of-pearl fruit knives, silver butter dish, and cheque. Mr. and Mrs. T. Stratton. handsome brass and copper hot water urn and cheque. Mr. A. Law. pair silver trays. Mr. George Law, dinner service. Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Law. cheque. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Law, handsome silver and crystalfruit stand. Miss E. B. Law. Family Bible and case oi silver afternoon teaspoons. Mr. and Mrs. Clarke (Warracknabeal), cheque. Mr. and Mrs. W. Hart, cheque. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew M'Harg, handpainted toilet set. Mr. and Mrs. George Galbraith, senr., wedding cake. Mr. and Mrs. C. Haines. Austrian china fruit service. Mr. and Mrs. John Worrall, crystal and silver salad bowl. Mr. J. Martin Stevens, silver rose bowl. Mr. and Mrs. W. Benson (Miss Emiiie Benson), dainty silver egg stand. Mr. Alan Halifax, silver and ruby sugar bowl. Mr. and Mrs. D. Dorgan. silver cheese dish. Mr. and Mrs. F. A. W. Clarke, silver and oak biscuit barrel. Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Clarke (Yarram), silver breakfast cruet. Mrs. Wilson and Mr. G. E. Wilson, china tea service. Mr. W. Stratton and Miss Quin, hand-painted jardiniere. Mr. and Mrs. A. Kellam, hall rack and brushes. Master Eric and Miss Marjorie Kellam. Coalport table ornaments. Mr. and Mrs. A. T. Lewis, case of silver fish knives. Mr. H. E, Love, handsome sterling silver tea and coffee service. Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Barnett, picture. Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Baker, crystal and silver salad bowl. Miss Louie Richardson (Curlewis), silver cake basket, table centres and tray cloth. Mr. and Mrs. W. Beardon (Curlewis), set of jugs. Mr. and Mrs. Quixley, Austrian china vases. Mr. and Mrs. W. Megson. silver afternoon tea service. Miss Allie Megson, Oriental fruit dish. Mr. and Mrs. E. Miners, silver teapot. Miss Elsie Law and Mr. H. Grant, handsome silver egg cruet. Master Freddie Law, crystal and silver sugar castor. Mr. and Mrs. W. Blewett (Maryborough), case of silver and mother-of-pearl afternoon cake forks. Mr. and Mrs. A. Macpherson, silver and china biscuit barrel. Mr. and Mrs. R. Rutherford, handpainted fruit set. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Galbraith, set of Doulton jugs. Mr. and Mrs. B. Stone, antique china vase. Mr. C. D. Henderson, sterling silver afternoon teaset and tray. Miss E. Pettet, silver sugar box. Miss Myrtle Collings (Warburton). walnut hand-painted panel. Mr. and Mrs. Collings (Warburton), box of cutlery. Mr. E. Kerr. Irish linen supper cloth. Misses Hilda and Alice Smith, silver sweet dish. Mr. and Mrs. J. Fletcher, silver cake basket. Mr. D. Young and Miss Dillon. Austrian china vases. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Galbraith. junr., Douiton and silver salad bowl. Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Law, silver jam dish. Mr. L. G. Law and Miss K. Stureiss, case of silver-mounted carvers. Miss May Law, sweet set of china jugs. Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Luce, silver sugar scuttle, crumb brush and tray. Mr. and Mrs. A. Burloch. pretty pair of cake dishes. Mr. and Mrs. J. Jeffs, hand-painted mother-of-pearl fruit service. Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Galbraith. water set. Miss Devereuux. crystal and silver salt cellars. Mr. and Mrs. A. Hulett, silver jelly dish. Mr. G. T. Richards, silver and crystal cake stand. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Henry (Warburton), walnut hand-painted panel. Mr. J. W. Law, junr. crystal and silver pickle jar and jam dish. Mr. Bargery, silver and Wedgewood china butter dish. Mr. R. Wells, rubv and silver sweet dish. Mr. and Mrs. T. and Mr. J. Stratton. pair pictures. Mr. and Mrs. Ashwin (Warburton). cheque. Miss M. Harlev. silver jam dieh. Mr. and Miss Stevens, set of jugs. Mr. and Mrs. T. Ashwell. table centre Mr. R. Smith, cheque
Death
Victoria Deaths 1836-1985 First name(s) Charles George Last name Stratton Age 56 Sex Male Birth year 1884 Death year 1940 Father's name Thomas William Mother's name Elizabeth Ann Rutherford Death place Northcote State Victoria Registration number 6595
Death
The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Mon 15 Jul 1940 - Page 1 - Family Notices https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/204400188 STRATTON.— On July 12, at Westgarth, George, the dearly loved comrade of Nell. There is no death in - a love that lives. Nor a faith that stands alone. —Bub. STRATTON.— On July 12, at Westgarth, George, dear friend of Hannah and George Hough.
Death
The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) - Sat 13 Jul 1940 - Page 22 - Family Notices https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/246477808 STRATTON,— On the 15th July, 1940, at 159 Westgarth Street, Northcote, Charles George Stratton, beloved husband of Alice; eldest son of the late Mr and Mrs T. W. Stratton, late of Hawthorn: loved brother of Amy Elizabeth (Mrs MacFarlane), William Thomas, and Maude May (Mrs Hunter). Aged 56 years. Late of Royal Hotel, Rupanyup and Albion Hotel. Smlth Street, Colilngwood.
Burial
The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Mon 15 Jul 1940 - Page 1 - Family Notices https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/204400308 STRATTON. — The Friends of the late Mr. CHARLES GEORGE STRATTON are respectfully Informed that his remains will be interred In the Burwood General Cemetery. The funeral will leave the residence of his sister. Mrs. C. Mac Farlane, 46 Mannlngtree-road. Hawthorn. THIS DAY (Monday). July 15, at 2 o'clock. JOSIAH HOLDSWORTH, Funeral Director, 380 Lygon-street. Carlton. Phone F1292.
Memorium
The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) - Sat 12 Jul 1941 - Page 17 - Family Notices STRATTON. — in loving memory or dear George, who passed away on July 12, 1940, Short and sudden was the call. His sudden death a shock to all. 'Tis sad but true; we wonder why. The best are always first to die. In the prime of his life he was taken. Just when hia hopes were high. He lived to. make others happy. Oh God why did he have to die ? — Inserted by Nell. STRATTON.— In loving memory oi my dear brother George, passed away suddenly on July 12, 1940. Sadly missed. — Inserted by his loving sister, Amy, and family.
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Birth index 19964
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Mothers name on index RUTHERWOOD
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Trove website: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/177533086 MR. C. G.. STRATTON TO MISS A. C. LAW. A very pretty wedding was celebrated on Wednesday, 6th September, at the Methodist Church, North Fitzroy, between Mr. Charles George Stratton. eldest son of Mr. T. Stratton and Mrs. Stratton. of Richmond, and Miss Alice C. Law. youngest daughter of the late Mr. George Law and Mrs. Law, of North Carlton and Port Fairy. The officiating clergymen were the Revs. A. R. Edgar and Dr. E. I. Watkin......and so on.......