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Richard Pentreath “Dick” BlewettAge: 54 years19261980

Name
Richard Pentreath “Dick” Blewett
Given names
Richard Pentreath
Surname
Blewett
Nickname
Dick
Birth March 16, 1926 45 40
Publication: database, FamilySearch
Citation details: Marriage: Richard Pentreath BLEWETT and Marjorie Ensor Rose CURGENVEN (1949), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS27-HQ76-L?cc=2821281 : 28 January 2021), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 28 Feb 2021
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 3 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Birth of a brotherJames Bodinar “Jimmy” Blewett
April 21, 1930 (Age 4 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ann Winser
between October 1934 and December 1934 (Age 8 years) Age: 81 years
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Mary A LOVERING (1934), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1934/4/AZ/000565/134 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Thomas Blewett
June 5, 1936 (Age 10 years)

Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 1936, June 11, p11
Publication: Record transcription
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJohn Thomas Blewett
calculated June 7, 1936 (Age 10 years)
Address: Sheffield Road Cemetery, Paul, Cornwall
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: 1936, June 11, p11
Funeral notice: John Thomas BLEWETT (1936)
Funeral notice: John Thomas BLEWETT (1936)

War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 13 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Death of a motherAmelia Miriam Lovering
June 19, 1947 (Age 21 years) Age: 59 years 7 months
Citation details: Death notice: Amelia Miriam LOVERING (1947), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14684-30388-34?cc=1837900&wc=M6LS-CWG:163032901,163186001 : accessed 28 December 2014), Death registers > 1942-1947, Vol. 76 > image 199 of 283; National Archives, Harare.
Citation details: Death registration: Amelia Miriam BLEWETT (1947), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBQ-4L3Q : 2 May 2016), Amelia Miriam Blewett, 19 Jun 1947; citing Death, Salisbury, Zimbabwe, National Archives, Harare; FHL microfilm 1,145,024 : accessed 10 Dec 2016
Text:

Salisbury, Rhodesia

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Amelia Miriam LOVERING (1947), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS37-K98C-H?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-B11%3A1590242971 : 6 April 2020), 007830332 > image 1707 of 2736; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Sep 2020
Occupation
student
1949 (Age 22 years)
Publication: database, FamilySearch
Citation details: Marriage: Richard Pentreath BLEWETT and Marjorie Ensor Rose CURGENVEN (1949), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS27-HQ76-L?cc=2821281 : 28 January 2021), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 28 Feb 2021
Death of a fatherThomas Blewett
1956 (Age 29 years)

Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 34 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 35 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Occupation
surveyor
to 1980 (Age 53 years)

Death December 29, 1980 (Age 54 years)
  1. Generation 1
    1. Richard Pentreath “Dick” Blewett, student (in 1949) and surveyor (to 1980), son of Thomas Blewett and Amelia Miriam Lovering, was born on March 16, 1926 in Randfontein, Gauteng and died on December 29, 1980 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal at the age of 54.

      Richard Pentreath “Dick” Blewett had 3 children.

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