Basil Keith Ludbey

Born:June 2 1929 In:  Hobart, Tasmania


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Immediate family

Shirley Jean Ludbey (born Garwood)
His wife
Unknown Ludbey
His daughter
Robin David Ludbey
His son
Claude Ludbey
His father
Lillian Doris Ludbey (born Koolykoff)
His mother
Pamela May Smith (born Ludbey)
His sister
<Private> Ludbey
His sibling

Source citations

Date: Mar 20 1951
Citation text:



Holy. Trinity Church, Hobart, was the setting on February 3 for the marriage of Shirley Jean, . elder daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. Gar- wood, New Town, and Basil Keith, younger son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Ludbey, of West Hobart.

Canon F. J. McCabe officiated.

The bride wore a gown of silk all-over lace over pale .cream slip- per satin. A feature of the gown was the scalloped tulle yoke border- ed with tiny pearls. The full skirt, with satin panels, fell in soft folds to form' a long train.

Her full-length embroidered veil was held with a coronet of orange


The bride carried a bouquet of water lilies, frangipanni, and cream gladioli.

The bride was attended by her sister, Miss Bev Garwood, and Miss Norma Mulcahy.

They wore full skirted frocks (springanza) of pink and blue, and matching picture hats..

Mr. Mervyn Free was best man, and Mr. Roddie Watterson was groomsman.

Eighty guests attended the re- ception at the Lord Mayor's recep-

tion room.

Mr. and Mrs. Ludibey are living in


Date: June 8 1929
Citation text:

LUDBEY.-To Mr. and Mrs. C. Ludbey,

47 Federal Street, on June 2: a son (Basil Keith).  

Date: Apr 8 1950
Citation text:


The engagement is announced of Shirley

Jean, elder daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. Garwood, 9 Rocklyn Ave., Moonah, to Basil Keith, younger son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Ludbey, 11 Ham- ilton St., West Hobart.

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