Hi Janice, Lyla Gladys Fradd was born in 1911 in Broken Hill, New South Wales, the sixth eldest child of FrancisFradd and Mary Magdalene Opitz; who had 9 children of which the first five were born in Burra,South Australia.
Lyla is my first cousin 2 x removed and we 'all' originated from Cornwall, England.
Lylas grandfather arrived in Australia aboard the "Monsoon" in 1857 after being born in Lanvean Downs, Tregurrian, Cornwall, England in 1839.
He married Ellen Grace in Burra where they also raised 9 children including Francis
John Joseph's father also emigrated to Australia in 1869 (later)aboard the "Orient" - also residing near Burra. His name was called John and he was born in Little PetherickSt Petroc Minor, Cornwall, England in 1804.