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Frank Coquard Minter

Male 1898 - 1965  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Frank Coquard Minter 
    Born Sep 1898  Barking, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 1866 
    _UID A173019D4C3D49BA9F700CF4767BAB4A3364 
    Died 3 Sep 1965  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Notes 
    • The following is from the National Archives of Australia:
      MINTER Frank Coquard : Service Number - 1755 : Place of Birth - Barking England : Place of Enlistment - Melbourne VIC : Next of Kin - (Mother) MINTER Helen.

      www.aif.adfa.edu.au shows that Frank was a member of the Australian Imperial Force 1914-18 and served in the 23rd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement. Full WW1 service record is at the National Archives of Australia.

      www.awm.gov.au shows that Frank, 19, farmer, embarked on HMAT Demosthenes on 16 July 1915 at Melbourne as a Private in the 23 Infantry Battalion - 1 to 8 Reinforcements (May 1915 - January 1916) . Next of kin Mrs Hellen Minter, 33 Norfolk Street, Bow, London, England. C of E.

      1919 Queensland Electoral Roll in the Prahran Gardens, Balaclava district of Victoria:
      Frank Coquaro (sic) Minter, 4 Wrexham Rd, student.

      1930 Electoral Roll for Bourke, Darling, NSW included at Carriers Arms Hotel, Bourke:
      Frank Coquard Minter, labourer.

      1936 Electoral Roll for Griffith, Riverina, NSW included at Griffith:
      Frank Coquard Minter, labourer.

      1937 Electoral Roll for Griffith, Riverina, NSW included at Griffith:
      Frank Coquard Minter, labourer.

      1942 Electoral Roll for Footscray North, Maribyrnong, Victoria included at Coral Avenue, W.11:
      Frank Coquard Minter, munition worker
      Freda Maud Minter, home duties.

      1949 Electoral Roll for Footscray , Gellibrand, Victoria included at 7 French Street:
      Frank Coquard Minter, metal worker
      The above was on a supplementary page.
      Wife was listed for Griffith, Riverina, NSW at 61 Binya Street:
      Freda Maud Minter, home duties.

      1954 Electoral Roll for Footscray , Gellibrand, Victoria included at 7 French Street:
      Frank Coquard Minter, metal worker.
      Also listed at Footscray North, Gellibrand at 542 Barkly Street, W.12:
      Frank Coquard Minter, metal worker.
      Wife was listed for Belmont, Hunter, NSW at Belmont Park:
      Freda Maud Minter, home duties.

      1958 Electoral Roll for Belmont, Shortland, NSW included at Belmont Park:
      Freda Maud Minter, home duties.
      Frank not found.

      1963 Electoral Roll for Footscray North, Gellibrand, Victoria included at 542 Barkly Street, W12:
      Frank Coquard Minter, metal worker.
      1963 Electoral Roll for Griffith, Riverina, NSW included at Farm 296:
      Freda Maud Minter, home duties.

      Frank's death about 1966* is inferred from the existence in the Public Record Office, Victoria of papers relating to a civil case that year, which is described in the index as "Constance Nova St. Ellen, Clara Harris St. Ellen, Grace Evelyn Omeara & Jean Spencer Minter** (as Executrix of the Will of the late Frank Coquard Minter) v Frida Frances Blamey."
      * Australia, Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005 at familysearch.org (July 2014) gives date of death as 3 September 1965 and suggests he was buried or cremated at Albany Creek Cemetery, Brisbane.
      ** Frank married Jean Spencer WOODHEAD in 1965 according to the NSW index of births, marriages and deaths.
    Person ID I1866  Ash, Kent
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2018 

    Father Henry Minter,   b. Sep 1860, Deal, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1901, West Ham RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Mother Helen COQUARD,   b. Abt 1864, Hackney, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1942, Uxbridge RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married Sep 1888  Hastings RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F798  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Freda Maud SCANLON,   d. 1975, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1941  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jean Spencer WOODHEAD 
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F1407  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1898 Romford 4a/495.

    2. [S334] Australia, Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005 at familysearch.org, July 2014.

    3. [S202] Queensland online BMD index, October 2010 and later, reg no. 1965/B75753. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1888 Hastings 2b/80.

    5. [S39] Victoria BMD index, July 2008 and later (Reliability: 3).
      BMD reg no. 673.