NameEdward Thomas DEASON , 5G Grandson, M
Birth1918, Sunshine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, (31253)
Death13 April 1973, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, (11427)
Burial17 April 1973, Mornington Cemetery, Mornington, Victoria, Australia
FatherThomas DEASON , M (1859-1928)
MotherAnna Agatha (Agatha) BYRNS , F (1878-1937)
Spouses
Birth4 September 1918, Maryborough, Victoria, Australia
BurialMornington Cemetery, Mornington, Victoria, Australia
Death3 December 1993, Victoria, Australia
Children(Private, Female)
 (Private, Male)
 Robert Paul (Bongo Bob) , M (1952-2000)
Notes for Edward Thomas DEASON
Mother’s name at registration of death was given as Agatha BYRNS.

Edward served in the Merchant Navy during World War II, serving on the S S Queda (British India Line).
In 1949 Edward and Merlyn were living in Mornington. The 1949 and 1954 Commonwealth Electoral Roll noted Edward Thomas’s occupation as: engineer and residence: 7 Albert St, Mornington and Merlyn’s occupation: home duties and residence: Yuilles Rd, Mornington.
Edward was buried at Mornington cemetery – grave #230, Catholic section.

Acknowledgements:
• Daniel Deason, Mornington, Victoria, Australia
• Rick Smith, Launceston Tasmania, Australia
• Joyce Tuohey, Quambatook, Victoria, Australia
• Billy Warburton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
• Linley Hooper, Victoria, Australia
• Arthur Deason, Moliagul, Victoria, Australia
• Maureen Rizk, Mornington, Victoria, Australia

References:
Births, baptisms, marriages, deaths & burials (Aust):
• Greg Campbell, 2004, Moliagul Cemetery inscriptions – transcript for Deason (ref – D_Doc_#089)
• Digger, 2005, Death Index Victoria 1921-1985, extract for Deason (ref – D_Doc_#104)
• Digger, 2005, Marriage Index. Victoria 1921-1942, extract for Deason (ref – D_Doc_#105)
• Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (Vic), 2001, Historical Index (1855-1920), extract for Deason (ref – D_Doc_#106)
• Genealogical Society of Victoria, 1988, Victorian Cemetery indexes, for Deason (transcript, Greg Campbell 1988) (ref – D_Doc_#131)
• Suzanne Lindy Deason, 2008, Moliagul Cemetery Trust Register – As at 5th August 2008 (ref – D_Doc_#252)
• Herald Sun, 6 & 7 December 1993, Death Notice, Deason (Robertson) Merlyn (ref – D_Doc_#381)
• Herald Sun, 11 September 2000, Death Notices, Deason, Robert Paul (ref – D_Doc_#381)
• Maryborough Advertiser, 12 September 2000, Death Notices, Deason, Robert Paul (ref – D_Doc_#381)
• Greg Campbell & Winston Deason, 2010, Mornington headstone transcription for Deason (ref – D_Doc_#385)
Family trees & history:
• Billy Warburton, 1969, Deason Family Tree (ref – D_Doc_#014 & #015)
• probably Venus Free (nee Deason), c1967, Deason Family Tree (ref – D_Doc_#016)
• Venus Free (nee Deason), c1940, Deason Family Tree (ref – D_Doc_#017)
• Rick Smith, 2005, Deason Family Tree, (ref – D_Doc_#136)
• Linley Hooper, 2010, Genealogical Society of Victoria – Vic Families (member's) record, extract for Merlyn Robertson (ref – D_Doc_#366)
• Daniel Deason, 2006, Correspondence & discussions
• Linley Hooper, 2010, Correspondence
• Maureen Rizk, 2012, Correspondence
Other information:
• Commonwealth Electoral Office, 1949 & 1954, Electoral Rolls for Frankston, Vic (ref – D_Doc_#290)
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