Vivian Youl1

#8236, b. 13 March 1890, d. 8 January 1917

  • Father: Cecil James Youl1 b. Dec 1857, d. 28 Nov 1916
  • Mother: Mary Dinah MacMichael1 b. 1860

Individual's Timeline

Birth13 March 1890Vivian Youl1
Marriage1911Vivian Youl2
Death of Father28 November 1916Cecil James Youl3
Death8 January 1917Vivian Youl3

Primary events

Secondary circumstances


His death was commemorated by an obituary in the Hobart newspapers on 17 January 1917 in The Mercury, Tasmania, Australia, possibly in the army.3

Military Career

Records show that Vivian Youl served in the armed forces. Attested in NSW march 1916, #6339. He was en route to England by September, on the Euripides. He did not go over to france, and was admitted to Salisbury Plains 'Fargo' Military Hospital suffering from Pleurisy on 3rd January 1917. He died of pneumonia the 8th and is buried 'right side of the cemetery path, Durrington, Wiltshire. Grave 150.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: The letter dated April 1920 from Vivien's mother to the Army seems to indicate a daughter was born to Vivien and Helen. See exhibit.

Child of Vivian Youl and Helen Louise Jackson

  • Helen Laurine Youl


  1. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1890/943.
  2. DB - NSW BDM on line, online, 14492/1911      YOUL      VIVIAN      JACKSON      HELEN L      ST LEONARDS.
  3. Trove - Australian Newspapers on line, online
  4. Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online, Youl Vivian 1917 AD960/39 408 10500.