Alan Spence Hurwood

 
Biography
Educated Brisbane Central Technical College and University of Queensland (BSc
1921). Cadet Queensland Goverment Chemical Laboratory 1912, explosives
production, England 1917-18, several years in charge of chemical work
associated with oil exploration in Queensland, Deputy Government Analyst
1946-61, Deputy Director, Government Chemical Laboratory to 1961. Distilled
the first samples of oil in Australia at Roma in 1927 and was also associated
with initial work on prickly pear eradication and on blowfly strike in sheep.
Facts
  • 6 JUL 1895 - Birth - ; Bundaberg, QLD
  • 18 NOV 1962 - Death - ; Brisbane
  • Occupation - Research Chemist
Ancestors
   
 
   
  
  
 
Alan Spence Hurwood
6 JUL 1895 - 18 NOV 1962
  
 
  
Edward Varden
1825 - 15 FEB 1884
 
   
  
  
Eliza Wright
28 FEB 1823 -
 
Descendancy Chart
Alan Spence Hurwood b: 6 JUL 1895 d: 18 NOV 1962
Gladys Ethel Clothier b: 12 JUL 1907 d: 25 SEP 1985
Ian Spence Hurwood b: 15 NOV 1935 d: 14 DEC 2011
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) William Squire Hurwood
Birth
Death16 JUL 1939
Marriage24 JAN 1885to Louisa Varden at Kangaroo Point, Brisbane
FatherJohn Hurwood
MotherAnne Wright
PARENT (F) Louisa Varden
Birth1861London, Middlesex, England
Death
Marriage24 JAN 1885to William Squire Hurwood at Kangaroo Point, Brisbane
FatherEdward Varden
MotherEliza Wright
CHILDREN
MWilliam Squire Hurwood
Birth12 JAN 1886Kangaroo Point, Brisbane
Death16 MAR 1954Clayfield, Brisbane
Marriageto Jean Finlay Monteagle Brown
FElsie Hurwood
Birth24 APR 1889
Death16 JUL 1932
FDoris Varden Hurwood
Birth12 JUL 1891
Death
MAlan Spence Hurwood
Birth6 JUL 1895Bundaberg, QLD
Death18 NOV 1962Brisbane
Marriage17 OCT 1931to Gladys Ethel Clothier
FMildred Hurwood
Birth14 MAR 1897
Death
Marriage19 JUL 1919to Thomas Hadley
FWinifred Hurwood
Birth6 JUL 1899
Death
Marriage16 NOV 1923to Sydney Wilson Cramb
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