Averil Rose Kelly (b.1942), and Raymond John Cooper
Averil Rose Kelly (b.1942)
Daughter of Charles Edward Kelly (1893-1961) and Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly (1897-1984). Kathleen was the daughter of Mary Harman Hamilton Lionel (1875-1946), the daughter of John Lionel (1843-1906), the son of Frances Edwards (1808-1884) who was the daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel John Edwards (1776/7-1817)
Born in Kharagpur, India 13 April 1942
Married Raymond Cooper in North Ryde, Sydney on 5th March 1966.
Averil and Raymond lived in Sydney till 1970 and then moved to Coffs Harbour and Woolgoolga, 380 km north of Sydney. Averil left Raymond in December 1974 and went to live with her mother in Perth. They were divorced in 1977.
Averil Kelly with her brothers Desmond (left) and Noel.