Lola Landon Sleight

Female - 1939


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  • Name Lola Landon Sleight 
    Born
    • Record information
      Event: marriages
      Registration number 132 / 1897
      Family name: SLEIGHT
      Given name(s) Lola Landon
      Personal detail
      Spouse's family name: BROCKHOFF
      Spouse's given name(s) Fred Douglas
      Victoria Marriage Index)


      Record information
      Event: marriages
      Registration number 132 / 1897
      Family name: BROOKHOFF
      Given name(s) Fred Douglas
      Personal detail
      Spouse's family name: SLEIGHT
      Spouse's given name(s) Lola Sandon
      (Victoria Marriage Index)

    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Mar 1939  Fife House, Queen's Road,Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • BROCKHOFF.-On the 18th March, at Fife House, Queen's road, Melbourne, Lola, beloved wife of Frederick D. Brockhoff, loving mother of Harold, Alan, and Jack. (Privately interred on the 20th March
      The Argus, Melbourne, Victoria, Tuesday, 21 Mar 1939


      Lola Landon Brockhoff
      Birth unknown
      Death 18 Mar 1939
      Australia
      Burial
      St. Kilda Cemetery
      St Kilda, Port Phillip City, Victoria, Australia
      Memorial ID 98714257
      Created by: Grave search
      Added: 12 Oct 2012
      Find a Grave Memorial 98714257

      Frederick Douglas Brockhoff
      Birth unknown
      Death 17 Oct 1961
      Australia
      Burial
      St. Kilda Cemetery
      St Kilda, Port Phillip City, Victoria, Australia
      Memorial ID 98714173
      Created by: Grave search
      Added: 12 Oct 2012
      Find a Grave Memorial 98714173
    Buried St. Kilda Cemetery St Kilda, Port Phillip City, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16990  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 

    Family ID F6079  Group Sheet

    Father Alfred Augustus Sleight,   b. 4 Feb 1839, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1896, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Jessie Ella Gregson,   b. 1854, Richmond, Yarra City, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1929, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1874  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • Record information
      Event: marriages
      Registration number 1303 / 1874
      Family name: GREGSON
      Given name(s) Jessie Ella
      Personal detail
      Spouse's family name: SLEIGHT
      Spouse's given name(s) Alfred Augustas
      (Victoria Marriage Index)
    Family ID F6082  Group Sheet

    Family Fredrick Douglas Brockhoff,   b. 1868, Port Fairy, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1961, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1897  Holy Trinity Church, East Melbourne, , Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Record information
      Event: marriages
      Registration number 132 / 1897
      Family name: SLEIGHT
      Given name(s) Lola Landon
      Personal detail
      Spouse's family name: BROCKHOFF
      Spouse's given name(s) Fred Douglas
      (Victoria Marriage Index)

      Part of Marriage discription.

      BROCKHOFF-SLEIGHT.-The marriage of Miss Lola Landon Sleight, second daughter of Mrs. A. Sleight, of "Kieta," Wellington Parade, East Melbourne, with Mr. Frederiok Douglas Brockhoff, eldest son of Mr. A. F. Brookhoff, of Caulfleld,
      took place quietly at Holy Trinity Church, East Melbourne, on Wednesday evening, February 10.
      The Rev. G. H. Hindley officiated. Only the relatives and immediate friends of the two families were
      present. The bride was given away by her uncle, Mr. Leslie Stuart Gregson, and was attended by three bridesmaids-Miss Ethel Sleight, Miss Brockoff and Miss Popsis Brookhoff. Mr. Charles Brockhoff (brother of bridegroom) acted as best man, and Messrs Victor Seward and Stuart Brunton as groomsmen.

      The bride looked very pretty in a becoming gown of ivory white brocade, embellished with a oorsage of white ohiffon, and further enriched with trimmings of lilies of the valley. A Brussels net veil was fastened with a handsome diamond star.

      A bridal bouquet of choice exocits completed the
      toilette.

      Table Talk, Melbourne, Victoria, Friday, 12 Feb 1897

      Marriage
      Mr. A. F.Brockhoff, of "Nithsdale," Caulfield, and Miss Lola
      Sleight, second daughter of the late Augustus A. Sleight,
      of " Kieta," East Melbourne, was celebrated at Trinity Church, East Melbourne, on 10th February, at 7 p.m. The service was conducted by the Rev. W. G. Hindley, of Kew.
      The wedding was a quiet one, invitation being strictly confined to near relatives of the bride and bridegroom.

      Mr. Joseph Summere, who presided at the organ, played
      very brilliantly some charming music, including Mendelssohn's Wedding March" and the march from
      "Lohengrin."

      The bride was given away by her uncle, Mr. Leslie
      Gregson, of Seymour, and looked very pretty in a trained robe of white brocade in a rich design ; both sleeves and yokes were of chiffon, very finely goffered.
      The swathed bodice was of brocade, with a folded
      waist of white satin falling in long ends at the
      left side of the skirt. The double epaulettes of brocade were finished with goffered chiffon, cluster of lilies
      of the valley, and ivory tinted wheatears set in rosettes
      of chiffon and satin finished the dainty bodice, the
      square train was lined with white silk and trimmed with bows of satin ribbon and carbon ornaments; also small sprays of lilies of the valley ; her wreath of natural orange blossom was worn under a gracefully arranged veil of fine
      bridal net, fastened with a handsome diamond spray
      and brooch ornament.
      Tbe handsome bouquet of the choicest exotice, mixed with fairy ferns and tied with a handsome sash, was most
      artistically arranged by Miss Kemp, of Collins street.
      Melbourne Punch Victoria, Thursday, 18 Apr 1897

    Children 
     1. Harold Frederick Brockhoff,   b. 1901, Melbourne East, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alan Bruce Brockhoff,   d. 12 Jan 1989, Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jack Stuart Brockhoff,   b. 11 Mar 1908, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1984, Sandringham, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Leslie Clive Brockoff,   b. 1904, Melbourne Souith, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F6083  Group Sheet


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