Joan Jordan (born Tennant)

Born:Dec 6 1916 In:  Francis St, West End - Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Died:Aug 31 1965 (at age 48)In:  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


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Immediate family

Ronald William Jordan
Her husband
Terence Joseph Jordan
Her son
<Private> Jordan
Her child
<Private> McGuffin (born Jordan)
Her child
<Private> O'Brien (born Jordan)
Her child
<Private> Jordan
Her child
<Private> Jordan
Her child
<Private> Mackay (born Jordan)
Her child
<Private> Weatherley (born Jordan)
Her child
William John 'Jack' Tennant
Her father
Catherine Jane Mary 'Kate' Tennant (born Sheehan)
Her mother
Alice Cecilia Margaret Fuller (born Tennant)
Her sister
Dorothy Mary Edmunds (born Tennant)
Her sister
William Malan Mayer 'Bill' Tennant
Her brother
Kathleen Rose Christensen (born Tennant)
Her sister
Doreen Catherine Petersen (born Tennant)
Her sister
John Patrick 'Jack' Tennant
Her brother
Charles Henry Tennant
Her brother
Irene Elizabeth Stephensen (born Tennant)
Her sister
James Blayney Tennant
Her brother
Francis Joseph Tennant
Her brother


Birth Ref:-1916/015089 019739

Marriage Ref:-1943/055002

Death Ref:-1965/B75672


Sacred Heart Cathedral Parish Register

1912 - 1943

Joan Tennant

Born: 6.12.1916

Baptised: 27.12.1916

Where: Sacred Heart Cathedral

Priest: R Rickerby

Father: William John Tennant

Mother: Catherine Sheehan

Sponsor: Alice Sheehan

St Mary's School, West End, Townsville, Register

Admission No. 231

Joan Tennant

Age: 6 yrs 1 mth

Date of Admission: 29.1.1923

Father: J Tennant, West End

Occupation: Clerk

Lived at Francis St, West End, Townsville at birth, and 52 Mitchell St, North Ward, Townsville at time of marriage

Married at St Stephens Cathedral, by Father W.L. Livingstone, Witnesses Leslie Roy Gunnis & Lillian Dawn Donaldson. Occupation Domestic Duties at time of marriage

Australian Electoral Rolls 1943 Ref:- 17880, Division of Herbert, Subdivision of Townsville, 52 Mitchell St, North Ward, Townsville, home duties

Australian Electoral Roll 1949, Ref 6310, Division of Moreton, Subdivision of Sherwood, Harrington St, Darra, home duties

Australian Electoral Roll 1954, Ref ????, Division of Moreton, Subdivision of Sherwood, Harrington St, Darra, home duties

Townsville Daily Bulletin Monday 23 June 1930

Miss Joan Tennant left last week to spend a holiday at Ingham

Townsville Daily Bulletin Saturday 3 December 1932


ST. Patrick's College examination results :— Shorthand-elementary : Maud Barns ley. 85 per cent ; Alma Hooker, 77 ; Rebecca Stephenson, 75 ; Gwen Hughes, 69 ; Joyce Doyle, 65. Shorthand speed — 50 words per minute : Alma Scofleld 100 per cent ; Lilian Chandler, 100 ; Isabel De Leacy, 99 ; Gloria Hansen, 99 ; Mary Pares, 99 ; Lorraine Roberts, 98 : Winifred McCaul, 98 ; Elizabeth Bell, 97 ; Lena Menso, 96 ; Freda Pack, 96. Shorthand speed — 80 words per minute : Joan Tennant, 99 per cent ;

Townsville Daily Bulletin Monday 12 December 1932



Commercial B. Sorts Weale, Tolande Murphy, Joan Tennant, Lena Menso.

Townsville Daily Bulletin Friday 30 July 1948

Mrs. Ron Jordan and wee daughters Margaret and Diane returned to Brisbane by mail train after a holiday with Mrs. Jordan's parents. Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Tennant, Hyde Park, and her sister. Mrs. Dudley Stephensen. Bishop Street, Belgian Gardens.

Nudgee Catholic Cemetery Register Number 7288 Portion A4 Section 01 Grave 56, Dunnes Rd

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