Prosper Frederick HELY
- Born: 10 Jan 1879, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia 2
- Married: 18 Mar 1903, St. Barnabas' C of E, Bathurst, N.S.W., Australia 1
- Died: 13 Nov 1946, Rockdale, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 3 4
Occupation: grocer, publican
Australian Electoral Rolls...
In 1930 and 1936 Prosper Frederick Hely, wine vendor, and wife Alice Hely resided at 93 Villiers Street Rockdale.
In 1943 Prosper Frederick Hely, wine vendor, and wife Alice Hely, resided at 93 Villiers Street Rockdale. Also resident were [children] Betty Belle Hely, stenographer, Jack Bruce Hely, clerk.
"November 13, 1946 at a private hospital, Prosper Frederick Hely of 93 Villiers Street, Rockdale, dearly loved husband of Alice and dear father of Norma, Carl, William, Jack and Betty, aged 66 years."
Will of Prosper Frederick Hely, late of Rockdale, Gentleman, written 9 Mar 1928, probate 7 Feb 1947.
This is the last Will and Testament of me Prosper Frederick Hely of Rockdale in the State of New South Wales Retired. I give devise and bequeath all my property both real and personal and of whatsoever nature or kind soever and wheresoever situate of which I may die possessed to my dear wife Alice Hely absolutely. I appoint my said wife Executrix of this my last Will and Testament. Should my said wife predecease me then I devise all my said property equally between my children and appoint my son Prosper Carlyle Hely to be Executor hereof. I revoke all former wills made by me and declare this to be my last Will and Testament.
In witness whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name to this my last will and testament this ninth day of March in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty eight. P. F. Hely.
Sigend by the said testator Prosper Frederick Hely as and for his last Will and testament in the presence of us both present at the same time and we at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses. B. F. Moin, J.P. - J. R. Prattis, Gidding's Ave., Cronulla.
7th February, 1947. Probate of the Will of the abovenamed deceased was granted to Alice Hely the Executrix named in the said Will. Testator died 13th November, 1946. Estate sworn at £684. 1. 9. net." 5
Prosper married Alice Jane LLOYD, daughter of William Humphreys LLOYD and Mary Ann NEWICK, on 18 Mar 1903 in St. Barnabas' C of E, Bathurst, N.S.W., Australia 1. (Alice Jane LLOYD was born on 18 Nov 1879 in Parkes, New South Wales, Australia 6 and died on 27 Sep 1966 in Strathfield, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 7 8.)
The marriage of Mr. P. F. Hely, of Wellington, youngest son of Mr. J. T. Hely, Wagga, and Miss Alice Lloyd, youngest daughter of Mrs. M. A. Lloyd, Parkes, was celebrated on March 18 at St. Barnabas' Church of England, Bathurst. The ceremony took place at 8 p.m., the Rev. R. O. Ball officiating. After the ceremony the bridal party drove to the residence of Mrs. E. Smith, where light refreshments were partaken of. The bride wore a travelling dress of blue silk voile, trimmed tucked silk, applique, and sets of vandyke tucks, white beaver hat trimmed with ostrich feathers and ribbon ; also gold chain and photo pendant, gift of bridegroom. Miss L. Payne acted as bridesmaid, and Mr. P. Bayliss (Vale Creek) as best man. Their gifts from the bridegroom were gold brooch and gold sleeve links respectively. The happy couple left, amidst showers of confetti, by tho 9.30 train for Sydney. The presents were numerous and valuable, amongst them being a handsome dinner service from the bridegroom's fellow employees." 9