Bertha Ann Parmeter was born circa 1882 to William Allen Parmeter (1852-1919) and Mary Catherine Gardner (c1863-1949) and died 11 May 1938 in Newtown, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. She married Alexander H Henderson (?-c1915) circa 1906 in Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from Australia, the United Kingdom.

Death and Funeral Notice

The Sydney Morning Herald, May 12, 1938:


WOODS, May 11, 1938, at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Bertha Ann, late of Granville and 11 Surrey Street, Waterloo, beloved daughter of Mrs. W. Parmeter, and loving sister of Lil, Ethel, Linda, Will, Dave and Cecil, aged 54 years.


WOOD: The Relatives and Friends of Mr Ernest E. WOODS, Mr. A. A. HENDERSON, Mr C. P. HENDERSON, DORIS HENDERSON, HAZEL and TEDDIE WOODS, Mrs Mary PARMETER and FAMILY are invited to attend the Funeral of his dearly beloved WIFE and their loving MOTHER, DAUGHTER, and SISTER, Bertha Ann WOODS; to leave our Funeral Home, 24 Enmore Road, Newtown, THIS AFTERNOON, after service commencing at 1.45 o'clock, for the Methodist Cemetery, Rookwood.



Offspring of Bertha Ann Parmeter and Alexander H Henderson (?-c1915)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Lilian M I Henderson (1907-c1908)
Allan Alexander William Henderson (c1908-1974)
Doris E Henderson (c1910-?)
Cecil P Henderson (c1913-?)
David L Henderson (c1915-c1916)

Offspring of Bertha Ann Parmeter and Ernest E Woods (?-?)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Hazel Woods (?-?)
Teddie Woods (?-?)


Some researchers have confused her with Bertha Marion Allen (1872-1967) (who died as Bertha Marion Woods in 1967).

Footnotes (including sources)

₪ Wedding
  • BDM Index ref for marriage: 1018/1906
¶ Death
  • BDM Index ref for death: 12284/1938