Barbara Joy Rumney

4 June 1925–7 January 1992 (Age 66)
Port Arthur, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Barbara Joy

When Barbara Joy Rumney was born on 4 June 1925, in Port Arthur, Tasmania, Australia, her father, Ralph Rumney, was 39 and her mother, Clara Eugene Paul, was 34. She married Lawson Wilcox on 6 November 1944, in Cygnet, Tasmania, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 7 January 1992, in Huon, Tasmania, Australia, at the age of 66, and was buried in Huonville, Tasmania, Australia.

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Lawson Wilcox
Barbara Joy Rumney
Marriage: 6 November 1944
Jillian Eugenie Wilcox ;[Twin]
Kaylene Joan Wilcox ;[Twin]

Spouse and Children

6 November 1944
Cygnet, Tasmania, Australia


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 14

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Age 15

Australia declares war on Italy.

Age 25

Australian troops sent to Korea.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Romney .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Tasmania, Australia, Index to Birth Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1930
  • Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007

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