Old Coombes Family Photos
Mum was Myrtle Coombes and changed her name to Dawn (Dawn Hend)
Mum had 2 sisters and a brother. Joyce, Olive and Jack, mum’s father was also Jack.
Young Jack Coombes was killed in a speedway accident.
Olive married Ethel Peacock, (I think.)
Mum was brought up by the Ricketts family from an early age and stayed with them until they died.
Mum’s father worked as a landscape contractor for the Sydney councils. (I think.)
This page will need to be updated when I can find out more about the Coombes family.