The Smythe family website has been a labour of love for the family historians for more than 50 years. All first cousins fom different branches, they worked together to produce this legacy for generations to come.


Ted Smythe, Margaret Clarke, Dorothy Bremner, Betty Smythe



Heatherbell's Recipes

Jacqui's Travels and Postie Notes

Kim Chilman-Blair's comics for sick kids Medikidz

Robert Burrell's page and music

Any family member who would like to share their website, page, blog, etc please email me the details.
We can also accommodate more family oriented sub-domains (like the Kinny one) for any of the Glasgows, Johnstons or Smythes.



Soren Hawkes Prints

Lady Denman Museum

Leonie Bell Art

This website is maintained by Jacqueline Kennedy, a lover of history.

It is updated often as new tales are discovered and new research reveals more information.





This drawing was commissioned from Soren Hawkes (Ieper, Belgium) in 2012.
It is representative of the four Smythe brothers Vern, Percy, Viv and Bert and the battles in which they fought and won their Military Crosses.

Limited edition prints are available by contacting me

mena camp soldier

This drawing has been copied from a photograph of Bert Smythe at Mena Camp.

Percy Smythe
This painting hangs in the Officer's Mess conservatory at Duntroon Military College, ACT

Both of these artworks were done by Leonie Bell.