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Dadswell Family History

Generation 10
Percy Joseph Wardlow Dadswell (1884-1970) and Eva Victoria Scadden

On this page:
Ancestors of Percy Joseph Dadswell
Percy Joseph Dadswell's story
Key family dates
Further information

Ancestors of Percy Joseph Dadswell

Robert Doudeswell 1560 > Robert Doudeswell 1606 > Edward Dodswell 1659 > Edward Dodswell 1679 > Thomas Dadswell 1719 > Edward Dadswell 1754 > Robert Dadswell 1784 > Robert Dadswell 1819 > Stephen Orrace Dadswell 1854 > Percy Joseph Wardlow Dadswell 1884

Percy Joseph Dadswell's story

Percy Joseph Wardlow Dadswell, the second of six children of Stephen and Ellen (Pett) Dadswell, was born in Melbourne on 22 January 1884.

For many years he identified himself as a turner by trade. Later he described himself as an engineer. On 15 March 1910 at Castlemaine, Victoria he married Eva Victoria Scadden, daughter of Joseph and Sarah (Cleaves) Scadden, and the couple had three daughters, Nellie, Naomi and Dorothea (Joy).

The family lived at Moonee Ponds, Camberwell and Glen Iris. Eva Dadswell died in March 1966, Percy died in January 1970.

This 11-generation Family Chart shows the development of this Dadswell family (PDF file).

Key family dates

Percy Joseph Dadswell
born 22 Jan 1884
died Jan 1970
Castlemaine, Vic
13 March 1910
Eva Victoria Scadden
born 25 August 1891
died March 1966
Children -

1. Nellie Jean Dadswell born 21 Jan 1910 - [married John Beamish] - died 12 Jul 2011

2. Naomi Eva Dadswell born 1912 - died July 1913

3. Dorothea Joy Dadswell born 1918 - [married Linsey William Lord] - died 2 May 2008

Further information

Information on Stephen and Ellen Dadswell (generation 9, parents of Percy Joseph Dadswell)

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