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Joseph and Dorothy Bruchhauser (NSW Australia)

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JoonieCloonie Report 14 Jun 2015 16:22

google finds

unfortunately children and grandchildren are not named (so I will reproduce the notice)

BRUCHHAUSER, Reginald Joseph 2nd November, 2014 Late of Granville Beloved husband of Sylvia. Much loved father, father-in-law and grand dad. Sadly missed by his family and friends. Aged 90 years Cherished Always Mass of Christian Burial for REGINALD BRUCHHAUSER will be offered at Holy Family Catholic Church, 200 The Trongate, Granville, on Thursday 6th November, 2014 at 2:00pm. Following the Mass, the cortege will proceed to Rookwood Catholic Cemetery for burial. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the Cancer Council. Merrylands 9682 4899 Proudly Australian Member AFDA

it does indicate that he has living children and grandchildren

I would suggest contacting the church to ask to have the family put in touch with you

email address here

(or you could telephone I expect)


JoonieCloonie Report 14 Jun 2015 16:14

David for those of us who were not around in 2012 and so we don't have to read through several other threads to get the gist

what exactly is it that you are looking to find out?

did you obtain the death notices for Joseph and Dorothy to see whether family members (grandchildren) were named?

in 1954, the Bruchhauser household at 58 Blaxcell St, Granville, on the electoral roll (at Ancestry) was

Dorothy Violet, home duties
Joseph Francis, tailor
Reginald Joseph, labourer

Reginald married in 1960, so one assumes he is a son of Dorothy and Joseph

the household was the same in 1949, and only Dorothy and Joseph appear in 1943 (as Reginald would have been too young)

since there is no record of a Robert John Bruchhauser anywhere I see, it appears that the name was actually Reginald Joseph

Reginald 1924 is in a family tree here at genesreunited that appears to belong to a relation of Jemima

BRUCHHAUSER Reginald Joseph
Death notice 02NOV2014
Death 90 late of Granville
Daily Telegraph (Sydney) 04NOV2014

how very unfortunate that this was only a few months ago

but at least any info in the death notice would be current


David Report 14 Jun 2015 14:18



David Report 26 Nov 2012 08:37

thanks Cherilyn - think that was my typo re marriage.

Your help much appreciated and also that of the work you did on Leslie William.

۞ Cherilyn ۞

۞ Cherilyn ۞ Report 26 Nov 2012 05:53

Assume Joseph was the Joseph F born 1890 to Henry & Annie in Sydney. He died in 1956. He had older twin brothers and 3 younger sisters. His mother died in 1911 and his father in 1925.

His death notice may reveal more (i.e. names of children, maybe grandchildren). You can request a lookup from

BRUCHHAUSER Joseph Francis
Death notice
08SEP1956 Death
[aged] 66
late of Granville
Sydney Morning Herald 10SEP1956

His wife's death (daughter of Reginald John)
BRUCHHAUSER Dorothy Violet
Death notice
23DEC1960 Death
[aged] 58
late of Granville
Sydney Morning Herald 26DEC1960

PS Dorothy & Joseph married in 1924, not 1904 as you have stated above


Lynski Report 25 Nov 2012 20:26

Related threads -


patchem Report 25 Nov 2012 09:13

Quite a lot of work done here:


David Report 25 Nov 2012 08:39

Thanks Patchem


patchem Report 25 Nov 2012 08:27

You have 4 or 5 separate queries about the same people/family.
Perhaps it would be better to combine it all so you do not have to keep repeating yourself.
The same advice is being offered on all - see if there is anyone else with this family in their trees.


David Report 25 Nov 2012 08:22

Hi Penny - thanks I simply forget that others are not privvy to the information I have.

This family all in New South Wales, Australia

Reg & Jessie married 1898 in Sydney.

Dorothy was born in 1902 St Peters, Sydney and married Joseph Bruchhauser in 1904 at Newtown Sydney. I believe they had one child ?Robert John I have no idea of the year.

Jessie's siblings included James Strachan Wilson 1883, Arthur David Wilson 1887, Walter N Wilson 1890 , Elsie I Wilson 1896 and Leslie William Wilson 1892.

Leslie W Wilson and Clara Reynolds married 1920 at St Peters Sydney they had two children William David b 1920 and Lorna May 1922 although Leslie only acknowledge William as his. In 1923 Leslie was the applicant in a divorce application with Clara as respondent and a Joseph Dooley as co-respondent. I have a copy of divorce application - but it does not appear as though it ever became absolute.

thanks - sorry for the paucity of info initially.


Penny Report 25 Nov 2012 08:05

Fill in some of the blanks then maybe we can help a bit more

Dorothy was daughter of Reginald & Jessie North,MARRIED WHERE?WHEN?

jessie was daughter of David Black Wilson and Jemima Crew Strachan.AS ABOVE + OTHER SIBLINGS

Jessie was the sister of Leslie William Wilson who married my grandmother Clara Reynolds in 1920.WHERE?WHEN?

Any clues as to geography? UK? AUS? Somewhere else?

The name Bruchhauser doesn't appear in BMD ( UK) at all


Lynski Report 25 Nov 2012 03:52

Have you tried "Search all trees" under the Search button above?

If you find a possible match you can contact the tree owner to see if you have a match.

I would suggest that you delete the automatic message that is already in the message box and write your own as members will not open their tree without first establishing the connection with you.


David Report 25 Nov 2012 02:05



David Report 6 May 2011 23:06

I am trying to track descendants of the above couple
Dorothy was daughter of Reginald & Jessie North, jessie was daughter of David Black Wilson and Jemima Crew Strachan.

Jessie was the sister of Leslie William Wilson who married my grandmother Clara Reynolds in 1920. I am searching for information on him - any assistance greatly appreciated.

David Manwaring