Percy William ROBINSON1

(1892 - 1953)
Father*Friend William (Fred) ROBINSON1 b. 1855, d. 1924
Mother*Margaret GREEN1 b. 1867, d. 1923
Percy William ROBINSON was born on 10 September 1892 in Queensland.2

He married Kathleen Bridget DUNLEA in Queensland on 19 February 1917.3

Percy died on 30 June 1953 in Queensland at age 60.4
ChartsRobinson descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1892/B51210, p9962 to Margaret Lily Green, no father recorded and registered under the name of GREEN.
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1892/B51210, p9962 to Margaret Lily Green, no father recorded and registered under the name of GREEN, but appears to have lived as a ROBINSON.
  3. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1917/B19826, p1700.
  4. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1953/B44055, p2029, mother Margaret Lily Green.

Sidney ROBINSON1

(1894 - 1894)
Father*Friend William (Fred) ROBINSON1 b. 1855, d. 1924
Mother*Margaret GREEN1 b. 1867, d. 1923
Sidney ROBINSON was born in 1894 at Randwick in Sydney, New South Wales.2

Sidney died in 1894 in New South Wales.1
ChartsRobinson descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 2240/1894, son of Friend W ROBINSON and Margaret.
  2. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 28538/1894, son of Margaret L, no father recorded, registered under name of GREEN, but death registered under ROBINSON.

Violet Ellen (Dolly) ROBINSON1

(1906 - 1994)
Father*Friend William (Fred) ROBINSON1 b. 1855, d. 1924
Mother*Margaret GREEN1 b. 1867, d. 1923
Violet Ellen (Dolly) ROBINSON was born on 9 June 1906 in Coopers Plains, Brisbane, Queensland.1,2

She married John IRVINE in Queensland on 1 February 1928.3

Violet died on 15 August 1994 at age 88.

Family

John IRVINE
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Citations

  1. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1906/C9507, p22354 to Friend William ROBINSON and Margaret GREEN.
  2. [S929] BDM QLD Registry, birth record, Reg. No. 1906/C9507 (mis-indexed as Voilet).
  3. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1928/B2850, p3434.

William Alfred ROBINSON

(1830 - 1917)
Father*James ROBINSON1 b. c 1797, d. 1861
Mother*Mary KIDNEY1 b. c 1807, d. 1846
William Alfred ROBINSON was born in Boughton Malherbe, Kent, in February 1830.2,3 and was baptised on 21 February 1830 in Boughton Malherbe.4
He was listed in the 1841 census in Lenham, Kent, with his parents, James ROBINSON and Mary KIDNEY.1
He was listed in the 1851 census in Lenham, Kent, in the household of his father James ROBINSON, as an agricultural labourer, like his father.3

He married Ellen BAKER, daughter of Robert BAKER and Elizabeth MOSELEY, at All Saints Church in Maidstone, Kent, on 6 May 1854.5,6,7

William arrived at Moreton Bay, on 19 June 1858, on board the 'Ascendant' (509 tons), having left Plymouth on the 2nd of March accompanied by his wife Ellen BAKER and children Friend William (Fred) and Henry. The records show William could neither read nor write, although Ellen could read; he also states a sister was living in Sydney.8

William died on 12 April 1917 at Kitchener St in Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland, at age 87 of senile debility, exhuastion and heart disease. The informant was his son William.5,9,10,11 He was buried on 14 April 1917 at the Balmoral/Bulimba Cemetery, 441 Wynnum Rd, Morningside.12,13
Grave - William A ROBINSON (1830-1917) Balmoral cemtery QLD
Grave - ROBINSON family Balmoral cemetery QLD

Family

Ellen BAKER (1838 - 1921)
Children
ChartsRobinson descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, ED 3 HO107-459-19 Folio 39 p3 GSU roll 306853.
  2. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants" , incorrect date and place in this source.
  3. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 5e HO107-1618 Folio 290 p17-18 GSU roll 193519.
  4. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch No. I00751-4, Film 1785999 ref no 35 276, son of James Robison and Mary; note the surname 'Robison' - the 1841 census also uses this name, although by 1851 it has become 'Robinson.'
  5. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Maidstone, Vol 2a, p593.
  7. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, FHL 1866562, item 1 p17, Batch No. I01114-2, Marriage Banns 1833 - 1901.
  8. [S716] NSW State Records, at http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/, Persons on bounty ships to Sydney, Newcastle, and Moreton Bay (Board's Immigrant Lists), Series #5317, Reel: 2477.
  9. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1917/025136.
  10. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Queensland, Reg. No. 1917/B25136, p1721, son of James Robinson and Mary.
  11. [S930] BDM QLD Registry, death record, Reg. No. 1917/25136.
  12. [S489] Brisbane City Council Cemeteries database, at https://graves.brisbane.qld.gov.au/, Grave 77, Portion 12.
  13. [S537] Newspaper - Brisbane Courier / Courier Mail, issue of 13 Apr 1917, Funeral notices, p6, col1.
  14. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Hollingbourne, Vol 2a, p409, 3Q1855, mother's maiden name BAKER.
  15. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Hollingbourne, Vol 2a, p461, 4Q1857, mother's maiden name BAKER.

William Alfred ROBINSON1

(1909 - )
Father*Friend Alfred ROBINSON1 b. 1883
Mother*Annie Wilhelmine WEIGEL1 b. 1889
William Alfred ROBINSON was born on 4 March 1909 in Queensland.1,2
ChartsRobinson descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1909/C5221.
  2. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Queensland births, Reg. No. 5221, p22357.

William Henry ROBINSON

(1865 - 1956)
Father*William Alfred ROBINSON b. 1830, d. 1917
Mother*Ellen BAKER b. 1838, d. 1921
William Henry ROBINSON was born in Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland, on 20 March 1865.1,2,3

He married Sarah Jane COLLINS, daughter of Henry James COLLINS and Margaret STEVENSON, at St Johns Cathedral in Brisbane, Queensland, on 31 March 1885.1,4,5

He was the informant of William Alfred ROBINSON's death at Kitchener St in Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland, on 12 April 1917.6,7,8,9

He was widowed at age 69 on the death of his wife Sarah on 23 April 1934.1,10

William died on 30 January 1956 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 90.11,12,13
ChartsRobinson descendant chart
Collins descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S120] Family Group Sheet - I Kemp, "Family group: Robinson-Collins."
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1865/B3744.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1865/B003744.
  4. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1885/B009609.
  5. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1885/B009609.
  6. [S237] Family Tree - A Agnew, "James Robinson descendants."
  7. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1917/025136.
  8. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Queensland, Reg. No. 1917/B25136, p1721, son of James Robinson and Mary.
  9. [S930] BDM QLD Registry, death record, Reg. No. 1917/25136.
  10. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1934/B023904.
  11. [S120] Family Group Sheet - I Kemp, "Family group: Robinson-Collins", details in these records appear erroneous.
  12. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death Reg. No. 1956/B12253.
  13. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Queensland deaths, Reg. No. B12253, p2190.

William Wallace ROBINSON1

(1893 - 1974)
Father*Friend William (Fred) ROBINSON1 b. 1855, d. 1924
Mother*Susannah Elizabeth BARRON1 b. 1857, d. 1935
William Wallace ROBINSON was born on 5 September 1893 in Queensland.1,2

He enlisted in the 301st Company (Mechanical Transport), 8th Army Service Corps (17th Divisional Ammunition Column, 6th Reinforcement) as a cleaner (though he was a linotype operator) on 28 January 1915 at Queensland.3,4 He embarked on the HMAT A63 Karoola on 12 June 1915 eventually joining the 14th Field Artillery Brigade as a gunner (#6823) before returning to Australia on 21 March 1919.4,5

William died on 15 September 1974 in Blacktown, New South Wales, at age 81.6,7
ChartsRobinson descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1893/B53281.
  2. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Queensland births, Reg. No. B53281, p22359.
  3. [S714] World War 1 Australian Service Records, at http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/explore/defence/…
  4. [S391] AIF database for WW1 Servicemen, at https://aif.adfa.edu.au/aif/
  5. [S684] World War 1 Australian Embarkation Roll, at https://www.findmypast.com.au/
  6. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, Sydney Morning Herald of 16 Sep 1974.
  7. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 15454/1974.

Helen Chalmers RODGER1,2

(1873 - 1951)
Father*James RODGER1 b. c 1849
Mother*Jane ALEXANDER1 b. c 1849
Helen Chalmers FERGUSON
(nee RODGER)
(1877-1951)
Helen Chalmers RODGER was born at 419 Govan St in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, on 25 March 1873.1,3,2

She married Alexander McGregor FERGUSON, son of Alexander FERGUSSON and Elizabeth STEWART, at Millburn House, Townmill Rd in Dennistoun, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, on 25 November 1892.4

She was the informant of Ernest McGregor FERGUSON's death at 10 Cork St in Camberwell, London, Surrey, on 14 August 1898.5
She was listed in the 1901 census at 114 Dunchatton St in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, in the household of her parents, James RODGER and Jane ALEXANDER.6

She was listed in the 1911 census at 77 Willoughby St in Liverpool, Lancashire, with her husband Alexander; he was a meat salesman. Their children Alexander, James, Angus, Ernest, Ronald, Winifred and Dorothy were listed as living with them.7

She was widowed at age 60 on the death of her husband Alexander on 17 December 1933.8

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 11 Belvedere Rd in Wallasey, Cheshire. John FERGUSON and Dorothy Rodger FERGUSON were listed as living at the same address.9

Helen died on 26 January 1951 at 26 Seaview Ave in Wallasey, Cheshire, at age 77 of myocardial degeneration. The informant was her son Alexander, who used the name of A E Seymour FERGUSON.10 She was cremated at the Landican Crematorium in Wirral.1

Family

Alexander McGregor FERGUSON (1867 - 1933)
Children
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S719] Email - Marjorie (Bolton) Smith, email - Marjorie (Bolton) Smith to D Ferguson, 10 Feb 2011 onwards.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Hutchesontown, Statutory Births, GRO 644/10 0790.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/3967B/017/41, Letter Code: LDCS, Schedule 219 (although her birthdate is 5 yrs younger than reality).
  4. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/03 0513.
  5. [S916] GRO England & Wales, death record, District of Camberwell, Vol 1d, p522, entry 254, aged 2 mths.
  6. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, Scottish GRO 644/03 039/00 005.
  7. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN22594 RG78PN1326 RD455 SD9 ED42 SN240.
  8. [S916] GRO England & Wales, death record, District of Liverpool, sub-district Edge Hill, Vol 8b, p246, 4Q1933, aged 65.
  9. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/3967B/017/41, Letter Code: LDCS, Schedule 219 (although her birthdate is 5 yrs younger than reality).
  10. [S916] GRO England & Wales, death record, District of Wallasey, Vol 10a, p1103, entry 5, aged 74.
  11. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Births, GRO 644/03 1748.
  12. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Births, GRO 644/03 0313.
  13. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Births, GRO 644/03 2307.
  14. [S914] GRO England & Wales, birth record, District of Camberwell, Vol 1d, p822, 3Q1898.
  15. [S914] GRO England & Wales, birth record, District of West Derby, Vol 8b, p675, entry 496.
  16. [S914] GRO England & Wales, birth record, District of West Derby, Vol 8b, p688.

James RODGER1

(c 1849 - )
James RODGER was born circa 1849 in Waddington, Lanarkshire.2

He married Jane ALEXANDER in Calton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, in 1870.1,3

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at 114 Dunchatton St in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, with his wife Jane; he was a printer's compositor. Their child Helen was listed as living with them, as were their grand-children Alexander Ewen FERGUSON, James Rodger FERGUSON, Angus Stewart FERGUSON and Ernest FERGUSON.2

Family

Jane ALEXANDER (c 1849 - )
Child

Citations

  1. [S719] Email - Marjorie (Bolton) Smith, email - Marjorie (Bolton) Smith to D Ferguson, 10 Feb 2011 onwards.
  2. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, Scottish GRO 644/03 039/00 005.
  3. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Calton (glasgow), Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/04 0088.

Dorothy RODGERS1

She married William PAUL, son of Thomas PAUL and Ethel Elizabeth WATKINS, in Merewether, New South Wales, in 1924.1

Family

William PAUL (1905 - )
ChartsPaul descendant chart
Marshall descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S160] National Archives Film - NSW Pioneers Index; microfiche, Entry No. 15234.