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Sylvia Amelia Schofield

Sylvia Amelia Schofield

Female 1893 - 1977  (84 years)

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  • Name Sylvia Amelia Schofield 
    Born 1893 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jan 1977  Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21907  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Family ID F8783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alfred John Whitton,   b. 1 Sep 1896, Hobart, Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1959, Sandy Bay, Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married Abt 1920  Sandy Bay, Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F8254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1928 Electoral roll at 21 Regent Street, Denidon Queensborough, Tasmania
      1934
      HOBAKT, Monday. - Su thc Police Court to-day, before Mr. H. B. White, P.M., Sylvia Amclhi Whitton was charged with having,-on July 21, stolen an article lo the value of 3/2IS. the property of G. P. Fitzgerald and Co. Pty. Ltd. Sho elected to be tried summarily und pleaded guilty.

      ' ' It was slated that defendant had gone into thc "solf-scrvc" basement nt Fitz gerald's, and had, been seen by the assis tants lo put various articles into a bag. Defendant lind paid for articles she was carrying in her arms, but did not pay for the goods in the bag. She had admitted the theft.

      The P.M. imposed a fine of £2, in de fault H days. Seven days were allowed to pay.
      at 1943 at 29 Queen Street, Hobart
      1954
      a disputed will case judgment in the

      Supreme Court at Hobart on Monday, the Chief Justice (Sir John Morris) gave a verdict for the defendant, Robert Cyril Cracknell.

      The plaintiff, Mrs. Sylvia Amelia Whitton, a sister of Mrs. Vera Gwendoline Crack- nell, sought an. order granting letters of administration for Mrs. Cracknell's estate, claim- ing she made a will in Octo- ber, 1947. She claimed the will was lost or destroyed but was not revoked by the testatrix.

      Cracknell, . the widower, claimed the will. was revoked by his wife.

      The Chief Justice said the conclusion he must come to was that the will was revoked, and there must, therefore, be judgment for the defendant.