Edith May Badams 1885-1913

FatherJohn James
MotherMary Edgar
Date of Birth30th. April 1885
Place of BirthTelangatuk, Victoria (map)
Date of Death10th. December 1913
Place of DeathCasterton, Victoria (map)
SpouseRichmond Armstrong Hope
Date of Marriage1909
Place of MarriageVictoria
First ChildRichmond John
Second ChildHalbert Edgar
Third ChildEdna May

Relationship to me:- First Cousin, Twice Removed. (by marriage)

Ediths’ marriage was to her cousin, who was the third son of Isabella (Edgar) and Richmond Hope.

Ediths marriage is also another example of the errors within the records.  Her marriage is listed on two adjacent lines of the Registry both under the same registry number, 4032 stating her spouse as  #1 Richmond Armstrong Redmond and #2 Richmond Armstrong Hope.  Her death was registered under the name Edith May Hope.

the children of this union were:-

Richmond John born 1910

Halbert Edgar Born 1911 and

Edna May 17th. November 1912 just three weeks prior to her mothers passing of consumption (Tuberculosis).