Ada Maude Nicholls was born April 1872 in Portishead, Somerset, England, United Kingdom to Alfred Edwin Nicholls (c1845-) and Alice Anna Maria Copeman (c1849-) and died 21 May 1942 Parramatta District Hospital, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. She married Eldon Karslake Creagh (1857-1949) 15 December 1890 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.


Offspring of Eldon Karslake Creagh and Ada Maude Nicholls (1872-1942)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Cathleen Rose M Creagh (1891-1891)
Nellie Norah Creagh (1894-1958) 17 January 1894 Granville, New South Wales, Australia 1 September 1958 Granville, New South Wales, Australia Alfred Ernest Bavinton (1894-1958)
Violet Irene Creagh (1898-1899)
Beverley Cecily Creagh (-1966)
Nea Ada Creagh (1900-1994)
Edna Eldred Creagh (1905-)
William George Creagh (1907-1966)
Gwendoline Dorothy Creagh (1910-1970)
Thelma Creagh (1916-1989)
Gloria Mary Creagh (1926-1994)


Mrs. Ada Creagh (70), wife of Mr. Eldon Creagh, of Harris-street, Harris Park, died at the Parramatta District Hospital on Thursday. Besides her husband, she leaves a large family. The internment took place in the Church of England Cemetery, Rookwood, on Friday.

The Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, 27 May 1942, page 7

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
₪ Wedding
  • BDM Index ref for marriage: 1788/1890
¶ Death
  • CREAGH.—May 21, 1942, at Parramatta District Hospital, Ada, beloved wife of Eldon Creagh, and loved mother of Nellie (Mrs A. Bavinton), Nea (Mrs R. Lohman), Beverley (Mrs. F. Randall), William, Edna, Gwen (Mrs. E. Arnold), Thelma (Mrs. T. Corry), and Gloria, aged 70 years. At rest.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 May 1942, page 10