Note: N10 Western Age (Dubbo NSW) Wed 20 April 1932 SENT TO RECEPTION HOUSE Mrs W Mott of Cobar was sent to the Reception House at Orange for further examination by the local justices Messrs W McDonald and P Carew after hearing the evidence of Dr M Elliott, Sergeant Russell and her husband, which went to show that her mind was deranged.
Familysearch has her death recorded as 19/6/1939 - this is incorrect. Hospitalised for 25 years - mentally retarded women of idiot level. 20/6/1964 difficulty is swallowing - left facial paralysis, upgoing toe on left side - a diagnosis of cerebral thrombosis was made. 11/7/1964 suffered gasrooenteritis and died 17/7/1964.
BIRTH - WESTERN AUSTRALIA RIGG Ethel Mary Father HENRY ALFRED Mother ANDERSON JULIA MATILDA BUNBURY 6748 1904 (SOURCE: www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au)
Australian Birth Index 1788-1922 Ethel Mary Rigg Father henry Alfred Rigg Mother Julia Matilda Anderson Reg 1904 Reg Place Western Australia Reg No 6748
Family Living at 10 Georgina St Newtown 2042 in 1933
19 Oct 1939 admitted to Royal Park Mental Hospital transferred to Kew on 24 Jan 1940. 1960 admitted to Sunbury Mental Hospital - address given as 32 Southey St Elwood Vic - this is where her parents Henry and Julia Rigg were living. Ethel's brother Edgar Wilkinson RIGG would have been at the address in 1960; he shows on the 1963 to 1972 electoral rolls at 5 / 40 Eildon Street / Road, ST. KILDA.
WEST AUSRALIAN 25 Sept 1942 Death Notice Rigg - On Sept 17 at Alfred Hospital Melbourne suddenly Julia Rigg loving Mother of Louise (Mrs Simpson) Grace (Mrs McGovern) Edgar, Ethel (Mrs Mott) and Darrell : late of Bunbury The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 19 September 1942 Death Notice RIGG.—On September 17 (suddenly), at Alfred Hospital. Julia Matilda, dearly beloved wife of the late Harry Rlgg, loving mother of Louise (Mrs. Simpson). Grace (Mrs. McGovern). Edgar and Darrell. aged 72 RIP (Ethel was not named in the Melbourne entry. DEATHS - VICTORIA (SOURCE: Digger - Death Index. Victoria 1921-1985) Surname: MOTT Given Names: Ethel Mary Father: Rigg Henry Alf Mother: Julia Matil ANDERSON Death Place: SUNB Age: 58 Age Code: Year: 1965 Reg Number: 13273 Event: Death
Springvale Botanical Cemetery Mott Ethel Mary Roman Catholic, Compartment G, Section 10A, Grave 58 Buried 22/07/1964
INQUEST (SOURCE: Digger - Inquest Index. Victoria 1840 - 1985) Surname: MOTT Ethel Mary Year 1964 Ref 2284 Cause Natural Cerebral Haemorrhage Inq Date: 1964-9-10 Springvale Botanical Cemetery Roman Catholic, Compartment G, Section 10A, Grave 58 Date of Service 22 July 1964 Cultural Preference None Funeral Director - Burial Type Buried Age - Tenure Expiry Date In perpetuity - for all time (SOURCE: http://smct.org.au/)
Information for the Springvale Cemetery
The late Ethel Mott passed away on the 17th of July 1964 and was buried on the 22nd of July 1964 at a grave located at Roman Catholic, Compartment G, Section 10A, Grave 58. She was aged 58 at the time of her death according to our records. Grace McGovern who is the sister of Ethel authorised her burial at the time. The Funeral Director was Herbert King & Sons. Grave is unmarked.
Note: I have the Birth certificate - not reg until 22/2/1904
Note: Inquest 9/10/1964 Natural Cerebral Haemorrhage & Broncho Pneumonia
Note: Roman Catholic Monumental Comp G Sect 10A Grave 58
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