John Joseph Meagher Thompson

M, #16225, b. 20 December 1907, d. 1968
FatherJohn Grattan Thompson b. 1877, d. 1950
MotherHonora Catherine Meagher b. 1882
Occupation*John Joseph Meagher Thompson was Book Editor, Poet, Radio Announcer, Radio producer, soldier, Jounalist, War correspondent
ABC (Australian Broadcasting Commission.)1 
Birth*20 December 1907He was born on 20 December 1907 at Kew, Victoria.2,3,4 
Marriage*4 June 1938He married Patricia Drakeford Cole on 4 June 1938 at Westminster, London, England.5 
Residencebetween 1939 and 1947John Joseph Meagher Thompson and Patricia Drakeford Cole lived between 1939 and 1947 at Perth, Western Australia.6 
Residencebetween 1947 and 1951John Joseph Meagher Thompson and Patricia Drakeford Cole lived between 1947 and 1951 at Collaroy, New South Wales.7 
Residence*1951John Joseph Meagher Thompson and Patricia Drakeford Cole lived in 1951 at Paddington, London, England.8 
Death*1968John Joseph Meagher Thompson died in 1968 at Sydney, New South Wales.9 

Family

Patricia Drakeford Cole b. 21 Mar 1912, d. 6 Feb 1987

Citations

  1. [S633] Silvan Pioneers, online http://silvanpioneers.blogspot.com.au/…, Book Editor, Poet, Radio Announcer, Radio producer, soldier, Jounalist, War correspondent
    ABC (Australian Broadcasting Commission)
    Anchorman.
  2. [S10] VIC Edwardian (1902-1913) BDM, VIC Edwardian (1902-1913) CD-ROM, Reg. No: 4455
    Born 1908
    Birthplace = Kew, VIC
    Father = Jno Grattan
    Mother = Nora Cath MEAGHER.
  3. [S633] Silvan Pioneers, online http://silvanpioneers.blogspot.com.au/…, Born 20-Dec-1907
    Birthplace = Kew, VIC.
  4. [S40] NSW BDM - Online, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/, Father = John Grattan
    Mother = Nora Cathleen.
  5. [S633] Silvan Pioneers, online http://silvanpioneers.blogspot.com.au/…, Married 4-Jun-1938
    Marriage place = Registry Office, Westminster, London, England.
  6. [S234] Miscellaneous, online unknown url, With outbreak of war threatening, the Thompsons returned to Australia in 1939, settling in Perth.
  7. [S234] Miscellaneous, online unknown url, After the close of the Second World War they moved to Sydney where John took a position as a feature writer and producer with the ABC. With their sons Peter (born in 1940) and Jack (Peter’s best friend at school who was adopted by the family), they settled first in Collaroy, NSW.
  8. [S234] Miscellaneous, online unknown url, Residence:
    From 1951, at 66 Goodhope street, Paddington.
  9. [S40] NSW BDM - Online, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/, Reg. No:          3943/1968
    Surname          THOMPSON
    Given names     John Joseph M
    Father          John Grattan
    Mother          Nora Cathleen
    District          Sydney, NSW.