Gladys P. Sampson 1902-1961 & Stephen T. Cocking 1904-1990

Married 1929 Perth, Western Australia.

Gladys Priscilla Sampson

Third child of James and Emmie Sampson

Born: 14 May 1906 Coolgardie, Western Australia

Died: 30 Aug 1933 Maddington, Western Australia

Buried: ?

Stephen Thomas Cocking

Son of ?

Born: 1904?

Died: 25 Oct 1990 Bassendean, Western Australia


Gladys died from tetanus following a tragic motor accident at a bridge at Byford, Western Australia. Her youngest child was only fifteen monts at that time. After the accident the children were raised by their grandmother Emmie Sampson.