Mary McNamara1

F, #311, b. 1890, d. 15 July 1976
FatherMichael McNamara1
MotherEllen Leonard1 b. 15 Feb 1864, d. 21 Sep 1933
RelationshipGreat-aunt of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited15 Apr 2011
Birth*1890 Leichhardt, NSW1 
Married Name1913 Hannon2 
Marriage*1913 Hurstville, NSW;Groom=William Michael Hannon2 
Death of Mother21 September 1933 Chelmsford Avenue, Belmore, NSW;
Name: Helen Regent
Date of Death: 21st September 1933
Place of Death: Chelmsford Avenue Belmore Municipality of Canterbury
Occupation: Old Age Pensioner
Sex: Female
Age: 69
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Edinburgh Scotland
Time in Aust Colonies: About 45 years in NSW

Father: Bernard Leonard
Occupation: Gardener
Mother: Bridget Wynn

Place of Marriage (1): Sydney NSW
Age at Marriage (1): 24
Name of Spouse (1): Michael McNamara
Children of Marriage (1): Mary 43, Joseph 41 living; 2 females deceased
Place of Marriage (1): Sydney NSW
Age at Marriage (2): 30
Name of Spouse (2): Joseph Regent
Children of Marriage (2): Ellen 36, Augusta 34, Eugene 33, Madaline 31 living; 1 male, 1 female deceased
Informant: Colin Gannon, son-in-law, 23 Chelmsford Avenue Belmore

Cause of Death: Bronchitis
Length of Illness:
Medical Attendant: J R Allison reguistered
Date Last Seen: 20th September 1933

Date of Burial: 22nd September 1933
Place of Burial: Roman Catholic Cemetery Woronora
Minister & Religion: J Cullen, Roman Catholic
Undertaker: George Richardson employed by W N Bull Limited
Witnesses: N F Bull, N Zammit;Principal=Ellen Leonard3 
Death of Spouse24 December 1968 NSW;
HANNON, William Michael. - December 24, 1968, late of 76 George Street, Penshurst (retired Sergeant of Police), dearly beloved husband of Mary and dear father of Irene (Sister Mary Oswald), William, Theresa (Mrs Macinante), Margaret (Mrs Fegan), Patricia, Peter, Leonard, Michael and Anne (Mrs McNamara)
Aged 80 years
Requiescat in pace;Principal=William Michael Hannon4 
Death*15 July 1976 George Street, Penshurst, NSW;
HANNON, Mary. - July 15, 1976, at her residence, George Street, Penshurst, dearly loved wife of the late William Michael Hannon, loved mother and mother-in-law of Irene (Sister Oswald), William (deceased), Theresa and Joseph Macinante, Margaret and Thomas Fegan, Patricia, Peter and Joy, Leonard and Rowena, Michael and Mary, Anne and John McNamara and loved grandmother and great grandmother of their children
Requiescat in pace5 


William Michael Hannon d. 24 Dec 1968


  1. [S13] NSW Birth Index, 18632/1890 Mary MacNamara.
  2. [S12] NSW Marriage Index, 6410/1913 William M Hannon & Mary MacNamara.
  3. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 11511/1933 Helen Regent.
  4. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, Death Notice William Michael Hannon, 26 December 1968.
  5. [S192] The Sydney Morning Herald, Death Notice Mary Hannon, 17 July 1976.