Australian English Genealogy

Descendants of Edward Priest

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295. John Arthur Hannell

Master John Hannell, of Newcastle, will leave by the Moreton Bay to-day for Germany, where he will study the piano at Leipzig University, under Professor Leichmueller. The young pianist was tendered a farewell testimonial recital by the citizens of Newcastle. The Mayor (Alderman H. L. Wheeler) pre- sided, and expressed the confidence of the citizens of that city in the young artist's future success. John Hannell, who Is 14 years of ago, is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Hannell, his mother being a well-known musician in the northern districts. He displayed marked ability at a very early age, and his teachers and examiners have all predicted a brilliant future for him.

Source: The SMH 2 Apr 1929

At the Conservatorium Hall on Thursday August 6, at 8.15 p.m.. Mr. John Hannell will give his first pianoforte recital since his return from Europe. An attractive programme will be presented comprising compositions by Bach, Beethoven Schumann, Brahms, Liszt, Debussy, Albeniz and Belagarif.

Source: The SMH 18 Jul 1936

126. Emma W Hannell

Emma Ludlow, formerly Hannell of Newcastle, applied this afterrnoon for a divorce from Arthur Ludlow, chemist,  on the ground of drunkenness and cruelty. A decree nisi was granted, returnable in six months.

Source: Clarence and Richmond 21 Dec 1907