Joseph Hassell, a miner of Liberty in the East Coolgardie district, Western Australia, married 1907 to Jane Elizabeth Newton(nee Piper), recent widow of Nathaniel Dorham Doolette Newton and eldest daughter of Richard Piper & Lovina (nee Davidson). Joseph died c1933 Kalgoorlie-Boulder and his widow & family lived in Dart Street, Boulder for many years. Jane Elizabeth Hassell died 1951. Family known includes Cecily Piper Hassell, Kenneth Joseph Hassell, Harry Hassell & Ethel Hayworth Hassell. Looking for contact with Piper & Hassell family members & historians in Australia with a view of exchanging family histories and transfer/ identification of photos held in our Brady Collection. Relevant family branches also include - Piper - Broken Hill, N.S.W. - Richard Piper,inaugral Mayor of Broken Hill - Lines, Anthony, Strempel, Easson of Port Pirie, S.A., Brady of W.A. families of brothers Leonard James Piper & William Arnold Piper of Broken Hill, N.S.W. families of George Anderson Easson & Ethel. M. Easson (nee Piper) of Port Pirie, S.A. Albert Henry Strempel & Florence Gladys Strempel (nee Piper) of Broken Hill, N.S.W. Young - John Wilkie Young & Sheila MacKenzie Young (nee Piper) of Horsham & Melbourne, Victoria. Penelope Young of Melbourne, Victoria Hassell - family of Cecily Piper Davies (nee Hassell) of West. Aust. .... John Patrick Kilderry & Ethel Hayworth Kilderry of West. Aust. Jones -Lovina nee Piper, Colwyn Lloyd Jones & sister Rhiannon Jones Newton - Doolette Newton families of Sth. Aust.
Private inquiry also invited if so desired. regards, P.A.Morcom Geraldton, W.A.