William BROBEN 1866-1939 & Florence HEAZLEWOOD 1875-1908

Digby, S-W Victoria, Australia

William BROBEN b. 1866, Redbank, Victoria, son of Edward BROBEN and Jane Agnes HOPE, married Florence Agnes Mary HEAZLEWOOD, dau of Robert Henry HEAZLEWOOD and Joan DUFF in 1896 and had the following children:

  1. Arthur William BROBEN b. 1898, Digby, Vic, d. 1927
    • WW1, AIF, 6th Field Artillery Brigade, AIF, enlisted 27-09-1916
    • RTA 25-02-1919
    • Digby Avenue of Honour Tree No 46, planted by Mr R H HEAZLEWOOD
  2. James Alfred BROBEN b. 1899, Digby, Vic, m. Violet Parker JOHNS;
  3. Ernest Walter BROBEN b. 1901 Digby, Vic, m. Veronica WILBY;
  4. Reginald Basil BROBEN b. 1909, Smeaton, Vic, m. Ann DUNSTAN.

1898 - W. BROBEN listed as Chief Ranger for Court Perseverance No 3319, Ancient Order of Foresters at Digby.

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