Birth1877, Busselton, Western Australia, Australia
Birth12 Jun 1873, Bristol, England
Baptism29 Jun 1873, St. john, Bedminster, Somersetshire
Death19 Feb 1925
FatherRev. Horatio Bladen CAPEL (1839-1933)
MotherAda Augusta HOWKINS (~1842-1916)
Marriage1 Aug 1901, Dunmow, Essex
ChildrenRobert (1903-)
daughter of William Richardson-Bunbury

In the 1901 census Cox Hill, Ecclesiastical Parish St. John, Great Easton, sub district Thaxted, Dunmow registration district, Essex
Head Julia Cochrane, widow, age 44, living on own means, born Bardnay, Lincolnshire.
Visitor Olive R. Bunbury, age 23, living on own means, born Neston, Australia.
1 general servant.

Listed as a passenger on the Osterley (Orient Steam Navigation Company Ltd), departed Fremantle, arrived London, September 13, 1919 Mrs. O. H. Capell, no occupation, age 43, permanent resident of Australia

Australia Electoral Rolls 1937
Olive Mary Capell, 65 The avenue, Claremont subdistrict, Fremantle District, Western Australia, musician, female

Australia Electoral Rolls 1937
Olive Mary Capell, 65 The avenue, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, musician, female
Notes for Henry Addison Devereux (Spouse 1)
He gained the rank of Temporary Lieutenant in the service of the Highland Light Infantry.


J. P. In Western Australia

In the July to September 1873 birth index Henry Addison D. Capel, Bedminster, Gloucestershire or Somerset, volume 5c, page 718.

Parish registers St. John, Bedminster, Somersetshire.
Henry Addison Devereux Capel, father Horatio Bladen Capel, mother Ada Augusta Capel.

In the 1881 census rectory, Great Easton, Essex.
Horatio B. Capel [note the spelling], age 41, rector of Great Easton, born Little Easton. Wife Ada A. Capel, age 39, born Harbury.
Son Henry A. D. Capel, age 7, born Bristol.
Daughter Mary K. Capel, age 6, born Bristol.
Son Arthur C. L. Capel, age 4, born Bristol.
Plus 3 servants

In the 1891 census was attending Felstead Endowed Grammar School in Felstead, Dunmow, Essex.
Henry Addison Devereux Capel, age 17, scholar, and born in Bedminster, Somerset.
[Interestingly Charles Hubert Wollf, no relation but also in my family tree, is also a student at this school in this census]

In the 1901 census living at the Rectory, Great Easton,
Horatio Bladen Capel, age 61, Priest of the Church of England, born at Little Easton Essex.
His wife is Ada Augusta age 59, born in Harbury.
heir son Henry Addison Devereaux age 27, born in Bedminster?, Bristol.
They had 2 servants.

In the marriage index July to September 1901 Henry Addison D. Capell Dunmow, Essex, volume 4a page 1439. Also on the page Olive Mary R Bunbury

UK Outward Passenger Lists
Departed August 30, 1901, from London England, destination Freemantle, Australia, on the Austral, cabin passengers
Mr. H. A. D. Capell, gentleman, foreigner, age 29.
Mrs. Capell, lady, foreigner, age 28.
[I wonder why they are listed as foreigners instead of English?]

Victoria, Australia Passenger Lists
Departed London, England, arrived October 9, 1901, Freemantle, Australia, on the Austral.
Mr. H. A. D. Capell, gentleman, foreigner, age 29.
Mrs Capell, Lady, foreigner, age 28.

Australian Electoral Rolls
1901. Western Australia, Swan district, Busselton
Henry Addison D Capell, tobacconist
Olive Mary Capell, domestic
1916, Western Australia, Kalgoorlie district, Dundas sub district.
Henry Addison Devereaux, Esperance, auctioneer

Medal Card
Henry Addison Devereaux Capell
2nd K. E. H. [King Edwards Horse] Tpr Reg No 1977
H. L. Infty [Highland Light Infantry] 2nd Lieut.
Lab C. [labour Corps] LT
Apply for medals from N. of Kin dt. 10/3/25. Letter from Mrs O.M.D. Capell of 18/3/25 notifying of change of address.
(crossed out) 113 Sutherland Ave: c/o Mrs Griffith Flat 1: Marda Vale
(not crossed out) 17 Dorset square, London N. W. 1

Australia electoral Rolls 1913
Henry Addison Devereux Capell, Esperance, auctioneer
Olive Mary Devereux Capell, Esperance, married

There is a Henry A. D. Capell listed in the January to March 1925 death index, age 52, St Martin, London volume 1a page 642
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