Wedding Photo of Lillian & Alan Lillian May Ninnis was the fourth child of William & Elizabeth Ninnis (Jewell), born on the 20th of May 1908 in Thomas St, Bendigo. On the 19th of October 1934 Lillian married Alan McCallum Barrett (son of Benjamin Barrett & Mary McCallum). Alan & Ralph (Fieda's first husband) were brothers. On the left is a copy of Lillian and Alan at their Wedding.

Lillian & Alan had 3 children

Edna Mary Barrett - born 9th December 1936
Barbara Jessie Barrett - born 19th September 1939
Patricia Barrett - born 18th Spetember 1941

Lillian & Alan are still living in Ascot Vale

On the right is a photograph featuring Lillian & Alan. From left to right: Irene May Jewell (nee Pill), Alan Barrett, Daisy Pearl Bolitho (nee Jewell), Vera McNab (nee Ninnis), Edgar John Pithie Jewell, and Lillian May Barrett.


Edna was the first child of Alan & Lillian Barrett and was born on the 9th of December 1936 at the Jessie McPherson Hospital in Melbourne. On Edna's 21st birthday - 8th of December 1956 she married Douglas John Gordon (son of John Gordon & Mary Crooks). They had 3 children.

Steven Douglas Gordon

Steven was born on the 11th March 1959 at the Jessie McPherson Hospital in Melbourne. In 1990 Steven married Clare Redmayne. They have 2 children Shaun Steve Gordon born 22nd January 1984 and Brent Douglas Gordon born 2nd December 1988.

Glenn Alan Gordon

Glenn was born on the 17th May 1963 at the Jessie McPherson Hospital in Melbourne. Glenn is now living with his partner Christine Pruden. They have 1 son Zane McCallum Campbell Pruden born 12th August 1995.

Craig John Gordon

Craig was born on the 23rd April 1968 at the Essendon Hospital in Melbourne. On the 3rd February 1996, Carig’s partner Kathryn Burke gave birth to their son Jack Douglas Gordon.


Barbara was the second child of Alan & Lillian Barrett and was born on the 19th of September 1939 at the Karinga Private Hospital in Ascot Vale. On the 31st of March 1962 Barbara married David Thomas Milner (son of Thomas Milner & Ethel Moore), at the St Thomas C of E in Moonee Ponds. They had 3 children

Shane Thomas Milner

Shane was born on the 9th of September 1964, in Swan Hill. On the 2nd of March 1991, Shane married Jennifer Anne Cain (daughter of Robert Cain & Shirley Ferrie) in Bayswater.

Kerrie Ann Milner

Kerrie was born on the 20th of May 1968 at the Essendon District Hospital

Lisa Maria Milner

Lisa was born on the 8th of October 1970, in the Sacred Heart Hospital in Coburg. Lisa is married to Stephen John Webb (son of James Webb & Meryal Evans).


Photo of Lillian & PatriciaPatricia was the third child of Alan & Lillian Barrett and was born on the 19th 0f September 1941 at the Landisal Private Hospital in Essendon. On the 1st of October 1960 Patricia married William Bertram Culyer (son of Albert Culyer & Matilda Green), at the Presbyterian Church in Ascot Vale. They have 2 children.

Martin William Culyer

Martin was born on the 10th of November 1965 at Essendon Hospital

Michelle Jane Culyer

Michelle was born on the 6th of December 1967 at Essendon Hospital. On the 25th of June 1988, Michelle married Darren Peter King. They have a son - Jacob Darren King, born 27th of June 1990. Michelle is also a world champion cyclist.

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