Genealogy profile for ivy brookes genealogy for ivy brookes (deakin) (1883 - 1970) family tree on geni, with over 185 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives people projects discussions surnames vera white, obe sister view all ivy brookes's timeline 1883 july 14, 1883. Vera and catherine deakin with ivy deakin brookes in the arilpa 'music' room brookes family 1910, vera and catherine deakin with ivy deakin brookes in the arilpa 'music' room, photograph. While in london, white met vera deakin, a red cross worker and daughter of former australian prime minister alfred deakin, and soon became engaged to her departing britain in september 1919, white returned to australia via the united states and was discharged from the aif in january 1920. Stella deakin is an associate director, regulatory finance stella joined kpmg’s economics and regulation team in october 2013, having qualified as a chartered accountant within kpmg’s audit practice.
Vera was the youngest daughter of australian prime minister alfred deakin she studied at melbourne university and at the melbourne conservatorium of music just prior to the outbreak of the first world war, she volunteered her services establishing the wounded and missing enquiry bureau of the australian red cross in cairo, egypt in 1915. White recalls early memories of her father, former prime minister alfred deakin and her immediate family recollections by her father her mother's family the brownes, prominent members of melbourne society at the turn of the 20th century family trips to london and europe during 1900-1914, meeting sir george reid and other politicians wwi and her work in cairo and london at the time going. Born in 16 aug 1910 and died in 23 oct 1998 winnipeg, manitoba vera deakin.
Vera deakin established a wounded and missing enquiry bureau in cairo in 1915, and in london in 1916, providing a vital service for australian families in these countries during world war i, some women threw themselves into campaigns in favour of conscription, others opposed it vehemently. Vera deakin had a massive part in world war 1 as she was the driving force of the wounded and missing inquiry bureau the aim of the bureau was to provide information to the families of australian soldier’s, to notify them if their sons were missing, wounded or dead. Vera deakin (lady white) deakin's daughter said in an abc radio interview in 1960: he had tremendously deep religious views, i'm sure of that he read to us on sundays from the bible, from great preachers, and he was deeply, always deeply conscious of being, as he put it, 'a tool for providence to work through. Deakin collection alfred deakin (1856–1919) was born in melbourne and educated at melbourne grammar school and the university of melbourne mcknight, sue, the alfred deakin prime ministerial library, australian academic and research libraries, vol 36 (1), march 2005, pp 25–36.
Vera deakin white was, for many families of australian soldiers missing and wounded in the first world war, a voice of hope in 1915, seeking to make a contribution to the war effort abroad, vera travelled with a friend to cairo and, on 21 october 1915 opened the australian wounded and missing enquiry bureau. The mayfield website was created in 1995 to provide primary historical source materials such as early printed accounts, pioneer letters, oral history transcriptions, photographs, maps and plans on the little known history of the newcastle, nsw suburb vera deacon lived on mosquito (also known as moscheto) and dempsey islands since the 1920s. Vera deakin was born in 1891 1 she was the daughter of alfred deakin and elizabeth martha anne browne 1 she married sir thomas white in march 1920 1 she died in 1978 1 her married name became white 1. Posted on august 9, 2014 by loredana isabella day 94 of colourisation project – august 9 challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication on this day, august 9, 1978 vera deakin passed away.
Manila, philippines – automotive journalist james deakin drew flak on sunday, january 21, after he was shown in a photo and video with former senator ferdinand bongbong marcos jr it showed vera, deakin, and marcos, as well as architect and urban planner jun palafox. View the profiles of people named de vera deakin join facebook to connect with de vera deakin and others you may know facebook gives people the power. Miss vera deakin, daughter of ex-prime minister alfred deakin, establishes the australian red cross missing and wounded enquiry bureau in cairo the missing and wounded enquiry bureau handled many thousands of enquiries from australian families seeking information on wounded and missing soldiers during the first world war.
Deakin genealogy about 297 deakins related surnames: deacon (1213) stella,vera,ivy 7 jun 2018 looking for info on a sarah ann deakin 15 sep 2013 looking for adrian john deaking formerly of farnborough england uk was born in 1942/43 2 jul 2012 sponsored by myheritage. Elizabeth deakin 1812 elizabeth deakin in england births and christenings, 1538-1975 elizabeth deakin was born on month day 1812, to john deakin and ann elizabeth was baptized on month day 1812, at baptism place. White, vera deakin - woman - the australian women's register, australian women's archives project is a biographical, bibliographical and archival database of australian women with links to related articles and images. Vera deakin white (1891-1978), red cross worker, was born on 25 december 1891 at south yarra, melbourne, third and youngest daughter of victorian-born parents alfred deakin, barrister and later prime minister, and his wife elizabeth martha anne ('pattie'), née browne like her sisters ivy and.
After claiming the heavy weight championship of the world in the one fighting championship last december 2015, filipino-american mma superstar brandon vera packed up his bags and made a new life. The royal historical society of victoria (rhsv) was formed in 1909 and is a community organisation committed to collecting, researching and sharing an understanding of the history of victoria. Vera deakin white, by robert hoffman, 1946 australian war memorial, p02119002 biographical entries australian dictionary of biography entry related entries in ncb sites people australia an initiative of the national centre of biography at the australian national university. Vera deakin, youngest daughter of alfred deakin (1856-1919), married tw white (later sir thomas white) in 1920 alfred had married vera's mother, elizabeth deakin (1863-1934), known to everyone as pattie, in 1882.