Cleeland, Reginald Percival

Reginald Percival Cleeland
b: 3 Aug 1884
d: 12 Aug 1948
Biography
--- Electoral Rolls, Victoria, 1914, Batman, Fitzroy South ---
Cleeland, Reginal Percival, 146 Gore St, Fitzroy, Constable

--- REGINALD PERCIVAL CLEELAND ---
Researched by Chris Bowring

Reginald, the son of Francis Cleeland and Sarah Jane Moore.

Reginald Percival was born on 3rd August, 1884 in Fitzroy Victoria.

Reginald joined the Police Force and in June of 1912 married Amy Alice Arlette Young born 9 December, 1892 in Ballarant.

Amy Alice was daughter of David Young, miner born in Edinburgh in approx 1830 (his parents I do not know) and Elizabeth Hunter Campbell born 1858 in Ballarat, daughter of Thomas Campbell and Margaret Henderson.

Reginald was a Police Constable and was involved in the Police Strike of 1920s. He joined the force on 2 March, 1911, registration number 5609 and was discharged at the rank of constable on the 3rd November 1923.

His occupation prior to joining the force was that of a Box Maker. He was a foot policeman, his stations were mainly around the city area being stationed at Russell St.

After he married he transferred to Sth Melb, then went on to Sth Yarra and then to Collingwood. His last station was at East Melbourne. He was discharged as a result of the Police Strikes for "refusing duty".

Reginald Percival died on 12th August, 1948 aged 63 years and Amy Alice died on 12th April, 1953 at the age of 60. Their graves are at Fawkner Cemetary in Melbourne.
Reginald and Amy had 8 children

Frances Maude 1912
George Arthur 1914
Elizabeth Merlyn 1917 (known as merle)
Clyde Herbert 1920 (died in Papua New Guinea in WW2 on 18.7.1944)
Reginald Raymond 1926
Lylah Melrose 1932
Coral Jean 1933

--- THE ARGUS 13 Aug 1948 ---
DEATHS
CLEELAND —On August 12, Reginald Percival, beloved husbnnd of Amy Alice Cleeland, loving father of Frances, George, Betty, Clyde, Bill, Reg, Lylah and Coral
Facts
  • 3 Aug 1884 - Birth - ; Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
  • 12 Aug 1948 - Death - ; Heidelberg, Victoria
Ancestors
   
William Ford Cleeland
1798 (Approx) - 25 Aug 1868
 
   
  
  
Charlotte Minnis
1800 - 29 May 1851
 
Reginald Percival Cleeland
3 Aug 1884 - 12 Aug 1948
  
 
  
 
 
Sarah Jane Moore
ABT 1845 - 1910
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Francis Moore Cleeland
Birth1833Killinchy, County Down, Ireland
Death1923 Malvern East, Victoria, Australia
Marriage6 Mar 1860to Sarah Jane Moore at Australia
FatherWilliam Ford Cleeland
MotherCharlotte Minnis
PARENT (F) Sarah Jane Moore
BirthABT 1845Victoria, Australia
Death1910 Yarra Junction, Victoria, Australia
Marriage6 Mar 1860to Francis Moore Cleeland at Australia
FatherJohn Moore
MotherEllen Carroll
CHILDREN
MHorace Edwin Cleeland
Birth1878Glen Eden, Victoria, Australia
Death1957Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia
Marriage17 Oct 1907to Lillian Susannah Morton at Morphett Street Methodist Church, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
FAnnie Cleeland
Birth1861
Death6 Jul 1923
FIsabella Cleeland
Birth1869
Death23 Sep 1943234 Cardigan St, Carlton
Marriage7 Apr 1892to Frank Hill Kilborn at St Judes Church, Carlton
FEliza Moore Cleeland
Birth1862
Death28 May 1939South Road, East Brighton, Victoria
Marriageto Unknown Wearmouth
MWilliam Ford Cleeland
Birth1864
Death14 Sep 1930Launching Place, Victoria
Marriageto Sarah
MFrancis David Cleeland
Birth1865Queensland
Death2 Aug 1945Clifton Hill, Victoria
Marriage28 Mar 1889to May Carigg at Winton
MJohn Cleeland
Birth1867
Death
FEmily Jane Cleeland
Birth1871Murchison, Victoria, Australia
Death1885Carlton, Victoria, Australia
FSarah Jane Cleeland
BirthABT 1873
Death1958
Marriageto Cunningham
FCharlotte Minnis Cleeland
Birth1874
Death1959Sandford, Victoria, Australia
Marriageto Ferguson
MHenry Charles Cleeland
Birth1877
Death17 Oct 1953Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage1906to Catherine Alice Foreman at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
MArthur Herbert McCartney Cleeland
Birth1881
Death1937Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Marriageto ?
MGeorge Frank Hudson Cleeland
Birth1882
Death1931South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
FFrances Maude Cleeland
Birth1875
Death4 Jan 1944
Marriage1899to Arthur Hedley Gaudin
MReginald Percival Cleeland
Birth3 Aug 1884Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Death12 Aug 1948Heidelberg, Victoria
MarriageJun 1912to Amy Alice Arlette Young
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Reginald Percival Cleeland
Birth3 Aug 1884Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Death12 Aug 1948 Heidelberg, Victoria
MarriageJun 1912to Amy Alice Arlette Young
FatherFrancis Moore Cleeland
MotherSarah Jane Moore
PARENT (F) Amy Alice Arlette Young
Birth9 Dec 1892Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Death12 Apr 1953
MarriageJun 1912to Reginald Percival Cleeland
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
MBill Cleeland
Birth
Death
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Death
Marriageto Leslie William Mounsey
Private
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Death
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Death
MClyde Herbert Cleeland
Birth19 Nov 1920Abbotsford, Victoria
Death18 Jul 1944Papua New Guinea
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Death
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Picture Gallery
 
 
 
 
 
 
Descendancy Chart
Reginald Percival Cleeland b: 3 Aug 1884 d: 12 Aug 1948
Amy Alice Arlette Young b: 9 Dec 1892 d: 12 Apr 1953
Clyde Herbert Cleeland b: 19 Nov 1920 d: 18 Jul 1944