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Leslie Eric Gelling (1892–1948)

Leslie's birth is registered as Leslie Eric Trethaway but no father's name is given. His mother was still married to William Treadaway in 1892.

William Treadaway's death certificate, of 1898, states that he had no children.

Leslie gave William Snelling as his father in public documents.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Treadaway, Leslie Eric
  • Trethaway, Leslie Eric

Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


August, 1948 (aged ~ 56)
Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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