Hilda Grace Fiddian

Hilda Grace Fiddian

Female 1885 - 1984

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  • Name  Hilda Grace Fiddian 
    Born  22 Jun 1885  Cambridge Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Education  1896  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Melbourne Methodist Ladies' College. She won about 30 prizes, including several in 1897, 1899, 1900 and 1901, then in 1901 was awarded Dux of College (leader), with Honours in English and Science. In 1902 she matriculated in Elementary Anatomy, Physiology and Botany for Melbourne University, but she never went there as the family returned to England that year. Instead she went to Gotha in Thuringia, Germany to study Music in October 1902. 
    Event  Feb 1904  Gotha, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Having arrived in Gotha with her mother in late 1902 they had been living in a flat in the Kaiserstrasse. Besides learning to speak German she had improved her instrumental studies with pianoforte and viola. They were shortly to go on to Dresden for a time and then afterwards spend some time in Dresden and Paris. Her mother would then return to England and would likely settle in Cambridge where her sons were at school.  
    Event  1909  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    An accomplished pianist she performed a piano solo in 1897 (Taubert's La Campanella) then another at a reunion of the Methodist Ladies' College in 1909. 
    Event  1934  Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    She was living in Australia at this time, having just returned from a trip abroad. 
    Died  1984  Carnforth, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I19  Fidgen
    Last Modified  25 Aug 2017 

    Father  Judge James Paull Fiddian, JP,   b. 7 Jun 1853, North Shields, Northumberland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1896, Berhampore, Madras, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ella Louise Vasey,   b. 1859, Collingwood, Melbourne, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1931, Teignmouth, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 Aug 1884  Hawthorn, Melbourne, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F4  Group Sheet

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