James Fea and Jean Cooper
\ James Fea and Margaret Sinclair
\ David Fea and Elizabeth Clarke Hepburn
\ John Hepburn Fea and Mary Taylor Hubert
David John Fea
David Fea, elder son of John Hepburn Fea & Mary Taylor Hubert, was born 6th June, 1883, in Adelaide. After losing his mother at
age 8, he was brought up by grandfather, David Fea. Before he was
sixteen he was apprehended for larceny and sentenced to reformatory until
age 18. His partner was whipped. He must have been released
early, was apprehended again aged 17-1/2 and sentenced again until
There were no further apprehensions and David became a Journalist.
He served in the 1st AIF (9th Light Horse) during World War 1.
He died 19th August, 1956, at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and
is buried at West Terrace Cemetery
FEA - On the 19th August, at Adelaide, David James Fea
of Leicester Street, Parkside (late 9th Light Horse 1st AIF)
Aged 73 years.
The Adelaide Advertiser, Wednesday August 22,
David FEA and Percy HAINS by FC Shanahan for larcency
from Fred GRASBY at Adelaide. FEA, reformatory until
age of 18 years. HAINS whipped.
POLICE GAZETTE March 22, 1899
David John FEA by FC Byrne for larceny from Carl Nelson
at Port Adelaide. Reformatory until the age of 19 years.
POLICE GAZETTE December 12, 1900