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Leonard William Thrupp, wife Anne  & daughters Ada, Clara.

Leonard William Thrupp
Of South Australia.  
Who died at St. Leonards
June 28th 1908
Aged 82

We which have believed, do enter into rest.

Annie Elizabeth
Wife of the above

Born Calcutta, India  July 13th 1824

Died at Kensington 5th January 1923 Aged 98


Ada Winifred Thrupp
Daughter of Leonard William and Annie Elizabeth Thrupp

Born July 31st 1861 in Adelaide, Australia.

Died at Oxford, June 14th 1910. Aged 48

Clara Harriet Thrupp
Daughter of Leonard William and Annie Elizabeth Thrupp
Died March 1946

Aged 84

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Anne Hill married Leonard William Thrupp on 1st  November 1854, at Christ Church, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

They had the following children

Harriett [stillborn]

Alfred Lennox Thrupp – married in South Australia

Helen Marion Thrupp died aged 12 months and is buried in Mitcham Anglican Cemetery Mitcham, Mitcham City, South Australia, Australia

Ada Winifred Thrupp

Clara Harriet Thrupp

Edgar Charles Thrupp

The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA)  Wed 16 Mar 1859 

THE LATE OFFICIAL ASSIGNEE - We are informed that the Committee of the Chamber of Commerce, having learned that Mr. L. W.Thrupp had resigned the office of Official Assignee, resolved to put on record  their sense of the benefits which the mercantile community have derived from the ability, judgment, and zeal displayed by that gentleman in carrying out the duties of that office, their regret that the country should be deprived of the services of I so efficient a public officer, and their anxiety as to the appointment of a suitable successor."


6 Jun 1864 Issue of Adelaide South Australian Register
Notice is hereby Given that Leonard William Thrupp. Of Mitcham near Adelaide in the province of South Australia and of 92, King William Street Adelaide aforesaid intend to apply upon the Last Day of this present term to be admitted a 5arrister, solicitor attorney and doctor of her majesty s supreme court for the said province. Dated this ctr Day of June 1484. - Leonard W. Thrupp.

1881 Census – Anglesea Villa Terrace, St Leonards
Leonard W Thrupp, his wife Anne (born in the East Indies) and two daughters, Ellen, 22, and Ada, 19, both born in Australia

Hastings and St Leonards Observer - Saturday 04 July 1908
Conservatives who took part the stirring times of the early eighties will be sorry to hear of the death of Mr. Leonard William Thrupp, of' 10, Anglesea Villa Terrace, St. Leonards.

Mr. Thrupp. who was in his 82nd year, passed away suddenly, but peacefully, from heart failure, in his sleep, on the 28th ult.  He was formerly a well-known barrister in South Australia.  He resided at St.Leonards about seven years ago and after going to London for fourteen years he returned to Anglesea Villa Terrace.  At one time he was the President of the St. Leonards Ward Conservative Association.  Of late years, owing to increasing age he had taken little part in politics.  He was connected with the Hastings St. Leonards Ratepayers' Association

Mr. Thrupp leaves a widow, two sons and two daughters.  One son is in Australia. The funeral took place on Thursday at the Borough Cemetery. The Rev. E. Clowes officiated.  The chief mourners included the widow, Mr. Edgar Thrupp (son), the Misses Thrupp.

Observer (Adelaide, SA   Sat 15 Aug 1908 
Mr. Leonard William Thrupp.
News has been received of the death of Mr. Leonard William Thrupp, formerly of Adelaide, which occurred at St. Leonards-on-Sea, England, on June 28.

Mr. Thrupp, who was 82 years of age, hailed from the old country, and entered the Government service of -South Australia as official assignee of the Insolvency Court, He relinquished that position in 1880, and was articled to the legal firm of Messrs. Lawrence & Knox.  At the termination of his articles five years later he became a member of the firm, and was associated with it until 1876, when he retired. He had since resided in England. 

The Register (Adelaide, SA Tue 13 Feb 1923

The death of Mrs. Anne 'Elizabeth Thrupp, widow of the late Mr. Leonard

William Thrupp, formerly of Adelaide, occurred at 18b Upper Addison Gardens,

Kensington, London, on January 5. The deceased was 98 years of age.

THRUPP.-On the 9th March, at Mitcham, Helen Marion, the daughter of L. W. Thrupp, Esq., aged 12 months.