Kate Petchell

1872–6 May 1951 (Age 79)
Kaniva, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Kate

When Kate Petchell was born in 1872, her father, John Petchell, was 40 and her mother, Susannah Marshall Barnes, was 33. She married Neil Bethune in 1896, in Merino, Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 6 May 1951, in Kaniva, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Neil Bethune
1870–1951
Kate Petchell
1872–1951
Marriage: 1896
Frederich Neil Bethune
1897–1987
John Baden Bethune
1901–1975
Lilly Marshall Bethune
1903–1988
John James Bethune
1905–1911
Norman Arthur Bethune
1908–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1896
Merino, Victoria, Australia
children

(5)

    Frederich Neil Bethune

    Male1897–1987Male

    Male1901–1975Male

    Lilly Marshall Bethune

    Female1903–1988Female

    John James Bethune

    Male1905–1911Male

    Male1908–1976Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Petchell

    Male1832–1886Male

    Susannah Marshall Barnes

    Female1839–1909Female

siblings

(11)

    Ann Petchell

    Female1860–1861Female

    Thomas Petchell

    Male1861–1936Male

    John Petchell

    Male1862–1902Male

    Annie Maria Petchell

    Female1864–1928Female

    William Petchell

    Male1866–1922Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 5

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 20

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 29

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

English: from the female personal name Pechel, a Middle English continuation of an Old English name, Pæcchild, which is not recorded independently.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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