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MITCHELL John Wood

Male 1907 - 1997  (89 years)



  • Name MITCHELL John Wood 
    Born 8 Sep 1907  Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Jun 1997  Lawnton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Buried in the Lawnton/Pine Rivers Cemetery
    Person ID I2885  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2015 

    Father MITCHELL David,   b. 5 Sep 1876, Glencorse, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1967, Brisbane, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother DOCHERTY Jane McLeod,   b. 3 Mar 1874, Thurso, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1955, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 11 Sep 1906  Thurso, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 BELL Thelma May,   b. Abt 1912,   d. 15 Mar 1966, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1932  Methodist Church, Brookes St, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In the register entry her parents were John Galloway Bell and Elsie Burrows - both deceased when she married. She lived at 81 Doggett St, Bulimba.

      The Brisbane Courier Monday 31 October 1932 p16

      WEDDINGS.
      MITCHELL-BELL.
      Troops of cubs formed a guard of honour on Saturday afternoon at the Valley Methodist Church, when the marriage of Cubmaster John Wood Mitchell and Cubmistress Thelma May Bell was solemnised by the Rev. B. Frederick. The bridegroom Is the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. David Mitchell, Red Hill, and the bride is the eldest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Galloway Bell. The bride, who was given away by her uncle, Mr. J. J. Wightman, wore a long-sleeved gown of ivory crepe de Chine, with bolero bodice, and softly flared skirt, inlet with godets. Her silk net veil was arranged with side clusters of orange blossoms, and she carried a sheaf of arum lilies. Miss Gwen Bell, who attended her sister as bridesmaid, wore coral pink mariette, showing a moulded hipllne and flared skirt. Her hair was arranged with a bandeau of tulle and bebe roses, and she carried a bouquet of pink carnations and gladioli. Mr. David Mitchell attended his brother as best man. Miss Ethel Down presided at the organ, and Miss Jean M'Ghee rendered a vocal solo. After the ceremony the guests were entertained at a reception and wedding breakfast In the Scouts' Hall, Kangaroo Point, where Mrs. Tesch officiated as hostess, wearing a frock of Lido blue mariette, relieved with mastic, and a cellophane hat to match. The bridegroom's mother chose nigger-brown Marocain, relieved with lemon, with a hat to harmonise. On leaving for the honeymoon, Mrs. John W. Mitchell wore an ensemble of black and white Marocain, and a black cellophane straw hat, relieved with white.
    Children 
     1. MITCHELL Grahame John,   b. 12 Mar 1935, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 2004, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. MITCHELL Elsie Jean,   b. 17 Feb 1937, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1997, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. MITCHELL David George,   b. 3 Nov 1939, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     4. Living
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ellen,   b. Abt 1917,   d. 16 Jul 2011, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years) 
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart