John Whiticker was born 29 April 1875 in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia to Richard Whiticker (1834-1912) and Mary Anne Clarke (1838-1919) and died 4 September 1953 Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Ellen Kate Geaghan (1876-1938) 22 October 1899 in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia.


Offspring of John Whiticker and Ellen Kate Geaghan (1876-1938)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Francis Valentine Whiticker (1901-1965)
Kenneth John Whiticker (1902-)
Kathleen R Whiticker (1904-1955)
Alison Mary C Whiticker (1907-1951)
Aileen O Whiticker (1909-)
Ellen Clare Whiticker (1916-1962)



The death occurred in the Wagga Base Hospital late last night of Mr. John Whitlcker, of 181 Gurwood Street, Wagga, at the age of 78 years. He was born at 'Jellingroo' station, Tumblong, and for many years followed pastoral pursuits at 'Jelllngroo' and 'Rosedale' stations. He came to Wagga in 1928 and opened a stock and station agent's business under the name of Messrs. Whiticker and Welks. He is survived by two sons, Francis John (Wagga) and Kenneth Whiticker (Tallangatta) ; three daughters, Kathleen (Mrs. Honnley, of Nhill, Vic.), Aileen (Mrs. Scanlan, of Wagga), and Nell (Mrs. G. Stephens, of Wagga); and one sister, Silvia (Mrs. Diamond, of Tumblong). The funeral will take place on Monday. Interment will be in the Tumblong cemetery at 2.30 p.m.

Daily Advertiser, 5 September 1953, page 2

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