John Thomas Levett (1875 - after 1940) and
Mary Frances Howe (born 1877)

      John Thomas Levett was born November 16, 1875 in Tumut, NSW, Australia. Mary Frances Howe was also born in Tumut in 1877. They were married in Tumut in 1898.

Their family

John and Mary had eight children

Arthur John Levett was born in abt January 1899 in Tumut. He died as a baby on 28 September 1900 in Tumut and is buried at the Tumut Pioneers Cemetary, NSW, Australia.

Vera M Levett was born in 1900 in Tumut. She died in a drowning accident aged about 16 years in 1916.

Kathleen (Kath) Levett was born in 1902 in Tumut and died in the year 2002, aged 100 years.

Clare Doreen Levett was born November 29, 1905 in Tumut, NSW. She married Laurence Rutherfurd Quiggin on February 22, 1939 in St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW. They had three daughters, Margaret Clare Quiggin, Christine Mary Quiggin and Frances Maria Quiggin.She died 9 June, 1962, aged 56 in St Leonards, NSW, as the result of injuries sustained in a car accident.

May Bridget Levett was born March 8, 1907 in Wagga Wagga. She married Rob Hunt and they had 6 children Patricia Hunt, Graham Hunt, Terry Hunt, Maureen Hunt, Marcia Hunt and Lynette Hunt. May died on 6 July 2003 aged 96.

Joseph (Joe) Howe Levett was borm 22 May 1909 in Wagga Wagga.

Dulcie G Levett was born in 1916. She died in 1934 in Raymond Terrace, Redfern of influenze or diptheria aged approximately 18 years.

Vincent (Vince) Patrick Levett was born 27 October 1918 in Ashfield, NSW and was educated in De La Salle, Ashfield, NSW. He married Helen Gottwald on 20 November 1940. He served with the 55/53 Battalion, AIF in New Guinea, (Port Moresby), Bougainville and New Brittain then worked for over 40 years with Ducon (an Electrical Component manufacturer). He was a keen sportsman, particularly cricket, tennis and golf, then lawn bowls. He travelled extensively, particularly throughout Australia. He died 22 August 2002 aged 83 years.

Above John and Mary with their eldest four surviving children
(They are from left to right, Kathleen, Mary with baby May, Vera, Clare and John.

      At the time of their daughter Clare's marriage to Laurence Quiggin, John and Mary were living in Ashfield, Sydney. John was working as a hairdresser.

      John died after 1940.