Marjorie Hamilton Roberts

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Marjorie Hamilton Roberts
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Headstone Information
Date of Birth 27 October 1917
Age at Death 82 years
Transcription In Loving Memory of "Joy" Marjorie Hamilton Roberts. 27 October 1917 - 21 January 1999. Devoted daughter of Stanley and Cathleen youngest sister to Eileen and Grace. Loved by the whole community forever in our hearts. Blessed be with God.

Early Life

Marjorie Hamilton Roberts (also known as Joy) was born on 27 October 1917 and registered at Canning. Her father was Stanley Roberts and her mother was Cathleen Roberts (nee Hamilton).


No marriage is recorded.

Electoral Rolls

According to the electoral roll from 1943 until 1958 Margorie lived at Lefroy Road, Kelmscott. From 1968 until 1980 Margorie lived at 46 Roberts Road, Kelmscott. Her occupation is listed as a Receptionist in a medical practice. She was also a nurse.

Community Involvement

Marjorie was a foundation member of the Armadale/Kelmscott Historical Society. She also was a Doorknock organiser for the Red Cross Appeals, as well as a life member of the Kelmscott Agricultural Society. Marjorie was also a Superintendent of St. Mary in the Valley Sunday School.


Margorie died at the age of 82 years of age, on 21 January 1999.

Other Notes

Birtwistle Local Studies Library hold an oral history of Joy Roberts made in 1997.