Denis Owen Price

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Denis Owen Price
Plaque Information
Date of Birth 12 February 1908
Age at Death 88 years
Transcription In Loving Memory of Denis Owen Price Born 12/02/1908 Died 14/08/1996 Aged 88 Years

Early Life

Denis Owen Price was born on 12 February 1908 at Essex, England. Denis was the son of John Thomas Price and Daisy Price (nee McCombie).


Denis married Ivy Rose Price (Fancote), on 30 September 1932 at the Kelmscott Congregational Church. They had two children, Terrence Owen Price and Lawrence Newton Price.


Denis emigrated to Australia with his parents on board the ship "Demosthenes". They left London on the 3 April 1913.

Community Contribution

Denis played tennis and was active in the community.

Electoral Roll Information

According to the electoral roll in 1936 Denis lived at Bicton, in 1949 he lived at Cranbrook, in 1968 he lived at 968A Albany Highway and 1980 at East Victoria Park. His occupation was a Railway Employer. He was a Station Master at Merredin and also owned a Deli-Newsagency in Fremantle and Victoria Park for nine years.


Denis died at the age of 88 on 14 August 1996 at Kelmscott.

Library resources

Information from TROVE, the Electoral Rolls, Ancestry, Family Search and Second Chance book.