Grenfell Family History



The Telegraph, Thursday 9 October 1905
(Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Death of Mr. H. S. Grenfell.

Mr. Henry Serle Grenfell, an old resident
of Brisbane died on Tuesday evening, at the age of 92 years. The
deceased gentleman, who is a member of the well known English
family of Grenfell, had been 40 years in Queensland, and in the early
days he was manager of a station in New South Wales for Governor
Denison. He later on carried on business as a merchant in Brisbane.
The funeral, which took place yesterday afternoon from the residence
of his son. Mr. Howard Grenfell, was attended by many of his friends.
The burial service was conducted by the Rev. R. Stewart at Toowong cemetery.