Fredrick Douglas Brockhoff

Male 1868 - 1961  (93 years)


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  • Name Fredrick Douglas Brockhoff 
    Born 1868  Port Fairy, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Oct 1961  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Record information
      Event: deaths
      Registration number 19921 / 1961
      Family name: BROCKHOFF
      Given name(s) Frederick Douglas
      Place of event: MELBOURNE, Australia
      Personal detail
      Mother's name , Jessie
      Mother's family name at birth UNKNOWN
      Father's Name: , BROCKHOFF Adolph Frederick
      (Victoria Death Index)

      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 I17001  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 

    Father Adolph Frederick Andrew Brockhoff,   b. Schwerin, Mecklenburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1923, "Nlthsdale," Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Jessie Scott Douglas,   d. 12 Aug 1894, Nithsdale, Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Jan 1867  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • BROCKHOFF-DOUGLAS.-On the 31st ult., at the residence of the bride's mother, by the Rev. James Taylor, of Baptist Church, Collins-street, Adolphe Frederick Andrew Brockhoff, of Schwerin, in Mecklenburg, Germany, to Jessie, second daughter
      of the late Thomas Douglas, Esq., merchant, of Edinburgh, Scotland.
      The Argus, Melbourne, Victoria, Saturday, 2 Feb 1867

      Record information
      Event:
      marriages Registration number 892 / 1867
      Family name: BROCKHOFF
      Given name(s) Adolphe Fredk Andrew
      Personal detail
      Spouse's family name: DOUGLAS
      Spouse's given name(s) Jessie Scott
      (Victoria Marriage Index)
    Family ID F6085  Group Sheet

    Family Lola Landon Sleight,   d. 18 Mar 1939, Fife House, Queen's Road,Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    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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