George MacKenzie

(9 March 1886 - 17 October 1968)
Robert (6' 1") & George McKenzie (5" 9") with brother ?
     George MacKenzie was born on 9 March 1886 in 'Heathville', Macks Creek, Won Wron, Victoria. He was the son of William MacKenzie and Lily Weston.
     George was registered as George McKenzie, farmer at Won Wron, on the from 1908 to 1912 electoral roll. George was a farmer in Won Wron.
     George served in the 21st Battalion from 30 January 1916 to 1918. He enlisted on 31 January 1916 stating that he was of Yarram, a natural born British subject, aged 29 years and 10 months, an unmarried farmer. His next of kin was his mother Mrs Lillian McKenzie of Max Creek, Lower Bulga. He was described as 5 feet 9 3/4 inches, 161 lbs, his chest measured 36/39 inches and he had a fresh complexion, grey eyes, brown hair and was a Presbyterian. He had 2 vaccination scars on his left arm and a scar on his left leg. He trained at Seymour. He was shipped to Portsmouth, England departing 3 July and arriving 2 September 1916 and proceeded to France per "SS Victoria" 12 November 1916 and was taken on strength 27 November 1916. He was wounded in February 1917, then returned to duty, but was wounded again on 20 March 1917. He embarked from Rouen to England per "West Australia" 15 April 1917 and recuperated at the London General Hospital. His mother was advised of his injuries along with his brothers on 12 April 1917. He returned to Australia on 10 September 1917. He was discharged 28 March 1918.
This left him crippled in both thighs from gunshot wounds and he lived with his brother in law JJ.
He was awarded the 1914/15 Star, the British War Medal and the Victory medal..
     On 17 April 1917 the War Office wrote to Mrs L McKenzie of Macks' Creek, Lower Bulga, South Gippslad to advise that No. 5055 Private G McKenzi and no. 50562 Private H McKenzie, both of the 21st Battalio, have been reported wounded. Henry was late of the 24th Battalion..
     George was registered as George McKenzie, a farmer, 2 entries at Max Creek or Won Wron, Victoria, on the 1919 electoral roll.
     George was registered as George McKenzie, farmer at Macks Creek, Won Wron, on the 1931 electoral roll.
     He resided with his sister Lily and his cousin JJ and their family.
     George was registered as George McKenzie, farmer at Won Wron, on the 1966 electoral roll.
     George died on 17 October 1968 in Devon North, Victoria, aged 82. He was buried on 21 October 1968 in Yarram.

Annie MacKenzie

(27 May 1888 - 13 February 1943)
     Annie MacKenzie was born on 27 May 1888 in Macks Creek, Won Wron, Victoria. She was the daughter of William MacKenzie and Lily Weston.
     Annie MacKenzie married Percy Decimal Moorfield, son of Richard Moorfield and Ellen Clarke, in 1912 in Victoria.
     Annie died on 13 February 1943 in Alberton West, Victoria, aged 54. She was buried on 15 February 1943 in the Presbyterian section, Yarram. Of Alberton West at her death.

Child of Annie MacKenzie and Percy Decimal Moorfield

Charlotte Mary MacKenzie

(12 September 1890 - 18 January 1972)
     Charlotte Mary MacKenzie was commonly known as Lottie. She was born on 12 September 1890 in 'Heathville', Macks Creek, Won Wron, Victoria. She was the daughter of William MacKenzie and Lily Weston.
     Charlotte was registered as Charlotte Mary McKenzie, home duties at Won Wron, Victoria, on the 1919 electoral roll.
     Charlotte Mary MacKenzie married Frederick Edwin Hobson, son of Benjamin Hobson and Anna Maria Devonshire, in 1921 in Yarram, Victoria.
     Charlotte Mary MacKenzie married Thomas Softly Kay before 1949 in Victoria.
     Charlotte was registered as Charlotte Mary Kay, home duties, Devon North, owner in the Legislative Council, ratepayers list for Alberton, Gippsland at Devon North, on the 1949 electoral roll.
     Charlotte died of cancer on 18 January 1972 in the hospital, Yarram, Victoria, aged 81. She was buried on 20 January 1972 in Yarram.