James Walter GUNNYON
(Abt 1863-1916)
Martha Jane HARRIS
James Wallace GUNNYON of Mt. Hawthorn
Alice Rose STEVENS
(Abt 1892-1940)
Gordon Wallace GUNNYON


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Gordon Wallace GUNNYON

  • Born: 1921, Fremantle, W.A., Australia 1
  • Died: 30 Dec 1952, Moora, W.A., Australia 2 3
  • Buried: Karrakatta Cemetery, Cannington, Perth, W.A., Australia 4

   Research Notes:

Gordon Wallace Gunnyon died aged 31 years (cemetery record).


"GUNNYON (Gordon Wallace): Suddenly, at Moora, on Dec. 30, 1952, dearly loved son of Wallace and the late Rose Gunnyon, fond brother of Edith (Mrs. R. B. Counsel) and Walter (Brisbane), brother-in-law of Ray and Mary."

"GUNNYON (Gordon Wallace): Suddenly, at Moora, loved brother and brother-in-law of Walter and Mary Gunnyon, dear uncle of Roslyn and Edith, of Gosford-st., Mt. Gravatt, Queensland. Abide with me.

GUNNYON (Gordon Wallace): Suddenly, on Dec. 30, at Moora, dearly beloved brother and brother-in-law of Edith and Ray Counsell, dear uncle of Diana and Rosemary. The Lord is my Shepherd.

GUNNYON (Gordon Wallace): Suddenly, on Dec. 30, at Moora, nephew of Perc Stevens. Thy Will be done.

GUNNYON (Gordon): Loved nephew of Bob and Cath Gunnyon and fond cousin of Paula.

GUNNYON (Gordon Wallace): Suddenly, on Dec. 30, at Moora, fond nephew of Florence Cook, cousin of Robert and Cecily Cook. At rest...."


"MOORA, Tues.—Mr. Gordon Gunnyon, a motor cyclist who was admitted to the Moora district hospital last evening suffering from chest injuries as a result of an accident, died there this morning. Aged 31, he was a tomato grower, of Wonthella via Geraldton. Mr. Gunnyon lost control of his machine while crossing a narrow bridge on the Geraldton highway near New Norcia and the machine plunged over an embankment on the opposite side of the bridge." 5

   Marriage Information:

Gordon married Joan T. GEORGE.


1 Western Australia, Department of Attorney General, Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Reg. # 725.

2 Ibid, Reg. # 45.

3 The West Australian, Wednesday 31 December 1952, Thursday 1 January 1953.

4 Metropolitan Cemeteries Board (WA), http://www2.mcb.wa.gov.au/NameSearch/details.php?id=KC00007267.

5 The West Australian, Wednesday 31 December 1952.

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