Alan Bruce Brockhoff

Male - 1989


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  • Name Alan Bruce Brockhoff 
    Born
    • BROCKHOFF.-On May 14, at her home, 7 Montalto avenue, Toorak, Joyce Alice, dearly beloved wife of Alan Brockhoff, and
      loving mother of John and Peter.
      The Argus, Melbourne, Victoria, Thursday, 15 May 1947
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jan 1989  Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • BROCKHOFF Alan Bruce
      Death notice 12 JAN 1989
      Death Age 84
      The Age (Melbourne) 13 JAN 1989
      The Ryerson Index Online Database
    Person ID I17009  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 

    Father 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) 
    Mother 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

    Family ID F6083  Group Sheet


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