Alma Anderson1

F, #487, b. 29 July 1887, d. 16 November 1979
Last Edited24 Jun 2013
Birth*29 July 1887 Parkvale, Carterton, New Zealand;
daughter of Peder Christian & Johanna Andersen1,2 
Married Name3 July 1912 Sheens1 
Marriage*3 July 1912 St Marks Church, Carterton, New Zealand;Groom=Alfred Sheens1 
Birth of Son7 May 1913 Carterton, New Zealand;
Name: Alfred Henry Sheens
Sex of Child: Male
Date of Birth: 7 May 1913
Place of Birth: Carterton

Father: Alfred Sheens
Occupation: Labourer
Birthplace: Penrith, NSW
Age: 25

Mother: Alma Sheens
Maiden Surname: Anderson
Birthplace: Carterton
Age: 25;Principal=Alfred Henry Sheens3 
Birth of Daughter4 January 1917 Carterton, New Zealand;Principal=Emma Mildred Sheens1 
Death of Son1920 New Zealand;
age 3 weeks;Principal=Ashley Claude Sheens1,4 
Birth of Son1920 New Zealand;Principal=Ashley Claude Sheens1 
Birth of Daughter5 February 1923 Penrith, NSW;Principal=Thelma Sheens1 
Death of Daughter6 February 1923 Penrith, NSW;Principal=Thelma Sheens1,5 
Death of Spouse18 July 1972 Walgett, NSW;
SHEENS, Alfred. - July 18, 1972 (suddenly), at Walgett, N.S.W., of Smith Street, Emu Plains, beloved husband of Alma, dear father of Henry and Millie, father-in-law of Madge and Bill, and fond grandfather and great-grandfather of their children, aged 82 years.;Principal=Alfred Sheens6,7 
Death*16 November 1979 Governor Philip Hospital, Penrith, NSW;
SHEENS, Alma. - November 16, 1979, at hospital, late of Emu Plains, dearly beloved wife of Alfred (deceased), loving mother of Henry and Millie (Mrs Ridding), loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother of their families, loved sister of Dick Andersen and Marie (Mrs Miller, New Zealand).
Aged 92 years.
In peace.8,9 


Alfred Sheens b. 2 Jan 1890, d. 18 Jul 1972


  1. [S36] Maria Quigley Sheens - Our Family Tree.
  2. [S189] New Zealand Births Deaths and Marriages Online, New Zealand Births, 1848-1909.
  3. [S382] New Zealand Birth Certificate, Alfred Henry Sheens 1913.
  4. [S190] New Zealand Births Deaths and Marriages Online, New Zealand Deaths, 1848-19059.
  5. [S11] NSW Death Index, 3206/1923 Thelma Sheens.
  6. [S11] NSW Death Index, 55815/1972 Alfred Sheens.
  7. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, July 20th, 1972.
  8. [S11] NSW Death Index, 26752/1979 Alma Sheens.
  9. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, Death notice - Alma Sheens - November 19th, 1979.