Violet May Bussell1,2

F, b. 1 September 1869, d. 27 March 1961

Violet May Bussell

  • Last Edited: 23 May 2020
  • Birth*: Violet May Bussell was born on 1 September 1869 at Busselton, Western Australia, Australia.3,4
  • Marriage*: She married Henry Couper de Castilla, son of Henry Mariano Ramos de Castilla and Williamina Couper, on 13 June 1894 at St Mathews, Guildford, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.1,5
  • Death*: Violet May Bussell died on 27 March 1961 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia, at age 91.3,6
  • Burial*: She was buried on 29 March 1961 at Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; Anglican, ZB, 0089.7
  • Married Name: As of 13 June 1894,her married name was de Castilla.1
  • Residence: She and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1895 at Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.8
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1897 at Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.9
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1898 at 178 Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.10
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1899 at 178 Aberdeen Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; 1899 post office directory.11
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1900 at 178 Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.12
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1901 at 178 Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.13
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell lived in 1903 at Busselton, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Residence: She and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1904 at 178 Aberdeen St, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.14
  • Residence*: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1905 at Victoria Ave, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.15
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell lived in 1906 at Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Residence: She and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1906 at "Devanha" Victoria Ave, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.16
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1910 at "Devanha" Victoria Ave, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.17
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1912 at Victoria Ave, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.18
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1916 at Victoria ave, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.19
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1924 at Bay View Terrace, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.20
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1925 at "Devanha" Victoria Avenue, Claremont, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.2
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1925 at Bay View Tce, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.21
  • Anecdote: "Mr and Mrs HC Castilla of Claremont charmingly entertained a large party of their daughter Margot's young friends last Wednesday evening."22
  • (Witness) Event-Misc: Violet May Bussell was a witness when Leo Frederick "King" Atkins and Williamina Ellen de Castilla were purchased the farm, Colgonine with his wife and brother in law Bawn de Castilla as tenants in Common. Bawn ran the farm and his parents and minor siblings moved to the farm from Claremont to live, on 20 June 1925 at Baker's Hill, Western Australia, Australia.23
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1926 at Bay View Tce, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia.24
  • Anecdote*: "The date of Mr and Mrs de Castilla's farewell (to go and live at Baker's Hill) has been altered... to Tuseday evening March 2"..."Miss Margot de Castilla who left on Wednesday morning with Mr and Mrs (George) Moseley by motor car for Onslow.....will live with Mr and Mrs Moseley at Onslow for the next twelve months."25
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1928 at Bakers Hill, Western Australia, Australia.26
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell and Henry Couper de Castilla lived on 25 January 1929 at Bakers Hill, Western Australia, Australia.27
  • Anecdote: Violet Bussell and daughters Catriona, Margaret (Margot) and Williamina Ellen (Winsome) at a celebration of the State's centenary.
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell lived in 1931 at Northam, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Residence: She and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1936 at Bakers Hill, Western Australia, Australia.2
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell lived in 1937 at Northam, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Residence: She and Henry Couper de Castilla lived in 1937 at 68 The Avenue, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.2
  • Residence: Violet May Bussell lived in 1938 at 68 The Avenue, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; (Mrs Violet.)28
  • Residence: She lived in 1939 at 124 Stirling Highway, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.29
  • Residence: She lived in 1943 at 124 Stirling Highway, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; [corner Vincent Street, where the Peace Memorial Rose Garden is now].30
  • Residence: She lived in 1949 at 124 Stirling Highway, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.31
  • Residence: She lived in 1954 at 46 Langham Street, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.2
  • Anecdote*: She celebtrated her 90th birthday, pictured here with her daughters. at 36 Thomas Street, West Perth, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, in 1959.32
  • Residence*: She lived in 1960 at 46 Langham Street, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.33

Family: Henry Couper de Castilla b. 19 Jul 1863, d. 26 May 1938

Citations

  1. [S192] Private papers of Philip William Atkins.
  2. [S62] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S3] Private papers of P.W. Atkins.
  4. [S890] Copy birth certificate of Violet May Bussell, 1 September 1869.
  5. [S253] Copy marriage certificate of HC Castilla and VM Bussell, 13 June 1894.
  6. [S886] Copy death certificate of VM de Castilla, 27 March 1961.
  7. [S13] Website WA Cemeteries Board (www.mcb.wa.gov.au) "applic No KB00116485."
  8. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1895, page 136."
  9. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1897, page 298."
  10. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1898, page 318."
  11. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1899, page 340."
  12. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1900, page 316."
  13. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1901 Castilla."
  14. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1904 Castilla."
  15. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1905 de Castilla."
  16. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1906."
  17. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1910."
  18. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1912."
  19. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1916, de Castilla."
  20. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1924 Castilla."
  21. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1925."
  22. [S426] Unknown author, '(Perth) Sunday Times', "24 May 1925 page 35."
  23. [S1039] Registrar of Titles, unknown record type, 29/11/1923.
  24. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1926 Castilla."
  25. [S127] Unknown author, 'West Australian Newspaper', "2 March 1926 page 8."
  26. [S62] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "1928."
  27. [S126] Unknown author, 'Moseley - De Castilla Wedding', "page 7."
  28. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1938 de Castilla, Mrs Violet."
  29. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1939 de Castilla, Mrs."
  30. [S62] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "1943."
  31. [S62] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "1949."
  32. [S157] Robert Philip Atkins "I was in attendance."
  33. [S886] Copy death certificate of VM de Castilla, 27 March 1961 "cites as usual place of residence."

Bettina Carey1,2,3

F, b. September 1903, d. 1979
  • Last Edited: 31 Aug 2014
  • Married Name: Her married name was Matthews.
  • Residence*: She lived on 2 April 1911 at Ratley, Upton and Radway, Oxfordshire, England.4

Family: Gaspard Hewett Matthews b. 1883, d. 3 Feb 1961

Citations

  1. [S168] Ancestry.com England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005.
  2. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S505] Webpage 1911 England Census (Ancestry.com).

Ellen Georgiana Carey1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. 15 July 1846, d. 5 July 1915
  • Last Edited: 10 Jul 2019
  • Census: She appeared on the census of 1851 at Grantchester, Cambridgeshire, England.6
  • Married Name: As of September 1878,her married name was Matthews.8
  • Census: She appeared on the census of 1881 at Hawes, Yorkshire, England.4
  • Census*: She appeared on the census of 1891 at Masham, Yorkshire, England.5
  • Census: She appeared on the census of 1901 at Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.1

Family: Frederic William White Matthews b. 5 Feb 1847, d. 21 Jul 1917

Citations

  1. [S54] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG13; Piece: 4604; Folio: 41; Page: 6."
  2. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S79] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG11; Piece: 4876; Folio: 29; Page: 18; GSU roll: 1342174."
  5. [S55] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 4029; Folio 6; Page 5; GSU roll: 6099139."
  6. [S80] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1759; Folio: 837; Page: 11; GSU roll: 193649-193650."
  7. [S1076] E-mails from Lori Diss to Robert Atkins, July 2019 -.
  8. [S58] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  9. [S165] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).

Elizabeth Joanna Louisa Carter1

F, b. July 1845, d. 8 May 1900
  • Last Edited: 20 Apr 2014
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Joanna Louisa Carter was born in July 1845 at Hever, Kent, England.1
  • Marriage: She married Rev. Henry Miller in August 1878.
  • Death*: Elizabeth Joanna Louisa Carter died on 8 May 1900 at Oxfordshire, England, at age 54.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Miller.
  • Residence*: She lived in 1891 at Ashbury, Berkshire, England.1

Family: Rev. Henry Miller b. 1828, d. 9 Feb 1892

Citations

  1. [S55] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 974; Folio 42; Page 1; GSU roll: 6096084."

(?) Cary

F, b. 23 July 1839
  • Last Edited: 6 Jan 2013
  • Birth*: (?) Cary was born on 23 July 1839 at Girgaum, Bombay, India.1

Citations

  1. [S36] Webpage India Office Family History Search (http://indiafamily.bl.uk/UI/Home.aspx).

(?) Cary

M, b. 13 September 1843, d. 13 September 1843
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2014
  • Death*: (?) Cary died on 13 September 1843 at India.2
  • Baptism: He was baptized on 13 September 1843 at India.3
  • Birth*: He was born on 13 September 1843 at Loodianah, India.1

Citations

  1. [S36] Webpage India Office Family History Search (http://indiafamily.bl.uk/UI/Home.aspx).
  2. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au).
  3. [S82] Website India Office Family History Search; British Library (http://indiafamily.bl.uk/UI/Home.aspx).

Alice Churchill Cary1

F, b. 4 August 1896, d. December 1897
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2014
  • Birth*: Alice Churchill Cary was born on 4 August 1896 at West Bengal, India.1,2,3
  • Baptism: She was baptized on 6 September 1896 at Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.4
  • Death*: She died in December 1897 at Gloucestershire, England, at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S15] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org/eng/search).
  3. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/).
  4. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au).

Lt. Col. Bernard Cary

M, b. 8 March 1807, d. 14 September 1870
  • Last Edited: 12 Nov 2021
  • Birth*: Lt. Col. Bernard Cary was born on 8 March 1807 at Torre Abbey, Torquay, England.1
  • Baptism: He was baptized on 19 March 1807 at England.1
  • Marriage*: He married Eliza de Castilla, daughter of Mariano Jose Ramos de Castilla and Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke, on 28 December 1837 at Calcutta, India; a newspaper quote "Eliza, third daughter of Mariano Castilla esq., of Lima".2
  • Death*: Lt. Col. Bernard Cary died on 14 September 1870 at Ypres, Belgium, at age 63.3,4
  • Burial*: He was buried on 19 September 1870 at l'Eglise de Saint-Martin, Ypres, Belgium.3
  • Milit-Beg: He began military service circa 1827 with an application for cadetships in the EIC Armies.5
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of Henry Charles Eddy and Rebecca Helena de Castilla on 6 December 1841 at Christ Church, Cawnpore, India; Rebecca daughter of the late Don Mariano Castilla of Lima.6,7,8
  • Milit-record: Lt. Col. Bernard Cary was a Lieut. in the 6th N.I. in 1843 at India.2
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of Major Wilmer Owen Harris and Georgina M C de Castilla on 21 October 1850 at Calcutta, India.9,10
  • Anecdote*: Major Barnard (sic) Cary had in the fort with him.... his wife and two daughters: one of them had married Lieutenant Hawes..... only three weeks before, he being a member of the same regiment......Hawes was one of the party of officers murdered on the 6th of June....Though Major Cary and family have escaped with their lives, they have lost every atom of property in this terrible mutiny.-Western Times.
  • Milit-record*: Lt. Col. Bernard Cary was a Lt. Col. in the 6th Regt. N.I. Indian Army.3,11,2

Family: Eliza de Castilla b. 1814, d. 21 Jan 1892

Citations

  1. [S416] Website FINDMYPAST (http://www.findmypast.com.au).
  2. [S36] Webpage India Office Family History Search (http://indiafamily.bl.uk/UI/Home.aspx).
  3. [S31] Funeral Notice for Bernard Carey.
  4. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "Ancestry Family Trees; Bobb Dodd."
  5. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/) "Surname Cary Forename(s) Bernard IOR Ref: L/MIL/9/172 Folio No. 47-52 Season(s) 1827-28 LDS Film No. 1951928."
  6. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/).
  7. [S348] British Newspapers, 'The Morning Post',.
  8. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "Marriage Register Cawnpore."
  9. [S15] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org/eng/search).
  10. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "Marriage Register Bengal 1850."
  11. [S35] Website Genes Reunited (http://www.genesreunited.com.au/) "David Cary (John Cary father)."
  12. [S42] Webpage The Cary Family in England (http://www.caryfamily.co.uk/main.html#SulyardeCaryborn1847).

Eliza Aurelia Cary1,2

F, b. 29 September 1838, d. 3 May 1908
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2014
  • Birth*: Eliza Aurelia Cary was born on 29 September 1838 at Cuttack, India.3
  • Marriage*: She married George Harrington Hawes on 15 May 1857 at India; Presidency of Marriage BENGAL Marriage Year 1857 Husband First Names George H Husband Surname Hawes Wife First Names Eliza A Wife Surname Cary Prefix N1 Source Year 1857 Volume Number.4,5
  • Marriage*: Eliza Aurelia Cary married Sir Franklin Prestage on 14 August 1860 at Kishnaghur, India.5
  • Death*: Eliza Aurelia Cary died on 3 May 1908 at Cape Town, South Africa, at age 69.6
  • Burial*: She was buried on 5 May 1908 at Maitland Cemetery, Cape Town, South Africa.6
  • Married Name: Her married name was Prestage.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Hawes.
  • (Witness) Anecdote: She was a witness Major Barnard (sic) Cary had in the fort with him.... his wife and two daughters: one of them had married Lieutenant Hawes..... only three weeks before, he being a member of the same regiment......Hawes was one of the party of officers murdered on the 6th of June....Though Major Cary and family have escaped with their lives, they have lost every atom of property in this terrible mutiny.-Western Times.
  • Census 1891*: She appeared in the 1891 census at Trewern, Montgomeryshire, Wales. Age in census listed as 45 -not likely as married FP in 1860 Also see FBIS records.1
  • Census 1891: He was listed as a member of the household of Sir Franklin Prestage in the 1891 census at Tan Y Bryn, Trewern, Montgomeryshire, Wales.1
  • Census 1901*: Eliza Aurelia Cary appeared in the 1901 census at Duddington, Northamptonshire, England.2

Family 1: George Harrington Hawes b. 1826, d. 6 Jun 1857

Family 2: Sir Franklin Prestage b. 26 Feb 1830, d. 18 Nov 1897

Citations

  1. [S210] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S54] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG13; Piece: 3021; Folio: 6; Page: 4."
  3. [S36] Webpage India Office Family History Search (http://indiafamily.bl.uk/UI/Home.aspx).
  4. [S15] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org/eng/search).
  5. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/).
  6. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au).

Emma Mary Cary

F, b. 8 June 1841, d. 27 October 1912
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2014
  • Birth*: Emma Mary Cary was born on 8 June 1841.1
  • Christening: She was christened on 24 January 1846 at West Bengal, India.1
  • Marriage*: She married James Curr in 1859 at Marylbone, London, England.2
  • Marriage*: Emma Mary Cary married George Mingay Garrard in 1872 at Shropshire, England.2
  • Death*: Emma Mary Cary died on 27 October 1912 at Somerset, England, at age 71.3,4
  • Married Name: Her married name was Garrard.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Curr.
  • Correspondence*: She wrote wrote a letter to her "dear Aunt" possibly to Williamina (Couper) Castilla, which only part has survived. She signs it "Emma, M, Curr" so it would have been written between 1859 and 1861 the period she was married to James Curr.
  • Residence: She lived in 1881 at Carmarthen St Peter, Carmarthenshire, Wales.5
  • Residence: She lived in 1901 at Broseley, Shropshire, England.6

Family 1: James Curr b. c 1830, d. 11 Nov 1861

Family 2: George Mingay Garrard b. c 1837, d. 30 Sep 1916

Citations

  1. [S15] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org/eng/search).
  2. [S58] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S165] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  5. [S99] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  6. [S54] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG13; Piece: 2529; Folio: 6; Page: 4."

Hilda Mary Dix Cary

F, b. 5 December 1894, d. 17 February 1953
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2014
  • Birth*: Hilda Mary Dix Cary was born on 5 December 1894 at West Bengal, India.1
  • Baptism: She was baptized on 30 December 1894 at Darjeeling, India.
  • Death*: She died on 17 February 1953 at Norwich, Norfolk, England, at age 58.2,3
  • Burial*: She was buried at Norwich Cemetery, Norwich, Norfolk, England.4

Citations

  1. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/).
  2. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S165] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S928] Private papers of Robert Philip Atkins "death notice."

Lieut. Launcelot Sulyarde Robert Cary1,2,3

M, b. 28 December 1890, d. 20 July 1916
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2014
  • Baptism*: Lieut. Launcelot Sulyarde Robert Cary was baptized on 28 December 1890 at Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.1,4,3
  • Birth: He was born on 26 December 1891 at Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.5
  • Death*: He died on 20 July 1916 at Somme, France, at age 25; Within three weeks of inheriting the estate, he was killed in the. Battle of the Somme.3,6
  • Residence: He lived.2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1901 at Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England.1
  • (Member of Household) Census 1911: He was listed as a member of the household of Sulyarde Bernard Cary in the 1911 census at Sanforth Highdale Road, Clevedon, Somerset County, England.7
  • Milit-record*: Lieut. Launcelot Sulyarde Robert Cary Temporay 2nd Lieutenant, Devonshire Regiment in 1916 at Somme, France.8

Citations

  1. [S54] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG13; Piece: 2326; Folio: 83; Page: 21."
  2. [S100] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S85] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S15] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org/eng/search).
  5. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/).
  6. [S165] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  7. [S505] Webpage 1911 England Census (Ancestry.com).
  8. [S416] Website FINDMYPAST (http://www.findmypast.com.au) "http://www.findmypast.co.uk/records/armed-forces/details/D/…."

Sulyarde Bernard Cary1

M, b. 1847, d. 27 February 1916
  • Last Edited: 2 May 2020
  • Baptism*: Sulyarde Bernard Cary was baptized in 1847.2
  • Birth: He was born on 9 May 1847 at Ellangowan, Landour, India.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Jane Hindmarsh on 23 November 1889 at St. Thomas' Church, Calcutta, India.4
  • Marriage*: Sulyarde Bernard Cary married Georgeanna Emma Dix in 1893 at Bombay, Maharashtra, India.4
  • Death*: Sulyarde Bernard Cary died on 27 February 1916 at Somerset, England.1,5
  • Probate*: His estate was probated on 10 May 1916 at Somerset, England.5
  • Note*: He visited Henry Castilla's grave and wrote to his mother"I visited uncle Henry's grave, and I think it is very nice - The chunam work is broken in one place and weeds growing in this crack - I send a sprig of the plant which is growing in this. The grey granite is now put up & the inscription gilt." on 3 March 1872 at Galle, Ceylon.6
  • Occupation: He was AMICE Cary, SULYARDE Bernard .. .. Bengal Central Ry., Calcutta. 1882 May in 1882 at Bengal, India.
  • Census 1911*: He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census at Sanforth Highdale Road, Clevedon, Somerset County, England.3

Family 1: Elizabeth Jane Hindmarsh b. 2 May 1861, d. 15 Mar 1892

Family 2: Georgeanna Emma Dix b. c 1861, d. 2 Jul 1906

Citations

  1. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S42] Webpage The Cary Family in England (http://www.caryfamily.co.uk/main.html#SulyardeCaryborn1847).
  3. [S505] Webpage 1911 England Census (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S57] Website FIBIS (http://www.new.fibis.org/).
  5. [S928] Private papers of Robert Philip Atkins "Probate."
  6. [S90] Letter from Eliza Cary to Williamina de Castilla, 1 April 1872.

Henry James Cary-Curr1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. 18 April 1860
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2014
  • Birth*: Henry James Cary-Curr was born on 18 April 1860 at India.1,2,3,4,5,6,7
  • Baptism: He was baptized on 10 May 1860 at Barrackpore, Bengal, India.8
  • Marriage*: He married Sallie M Ireland in 1888.
  • Marriage*: Henry James Cary-Curr married Berthe C. Ireland.
  • Residence: Henry James Cary-Curr lived in 1881 at Newington, London, England.4
  • Psgr List: He was found on a passenger list in 1882 USA.1
  • Residence*: He lived in 1900 at Chicago Ward 32, Cook, Illinois, United States.7
  • Psgr List: He was found on a passenger list on 8 March 1912 at New York, New York, United States.6
  • Naturalization*: He was naturalized in 1919 at United States.
  • Residence: He lived in 1920 at Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois, United States.3
  • Residence: He lived in 1930 at New Trier, Cook, Illinois, United States.2

Family 1: Sallie M Ireland b. 1860, d. 20 Mar 1909

Family 2: Berthe C. Ireland b. c 1874

Citations

  1. [S200] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S159] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Year: 1930; Census Place: New Trier, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 503; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 2220; Image: 260.0."
  3. [S178] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Year: 1920; Census Place: Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T625_365; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 29; Image: ."
  4. [S79] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: RG11; Piece: 533; Folio: 45; Page: 24; GSU roll: 1341120."
  5. [S201] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Title: Vanderburgh County, Indiana, Index to Supplemental Record Marriage Transcript 1, W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's O; Book: 2; Page: 72."
  6. [S74] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Year: 1912; Arrival: , ; Microfilm serial: T715; Microfilm roll: T715_1816; Line: 9; List number: ."
  7. [S167] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Year: 1900; Census Place: Chicago Ward 32, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T623_286; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 1017."
  8. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au).

Jack Castilla1

M, b. 22 May 1901, d. 7 April 1967

Jack Castilla in the RAAF

  • Last Edited: 1 Sep 2019
  • Birth*: Jack Castilla was born on 22 May 1901 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia.1
  • Marriage*: He married Marjorie McWhinney in 1930 at Broome, Western Australia, Australia; d.s.p.1
  • Marriage*: Jack Castilla married Margaret Dorothy Field on 25 September 1937 at Broome, Western Australia, Australia.1,2
  • Death*: Jack Castilla died on 7 April 1967 at Sorrento, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, at age 65.1
  • Burial*: He was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; Anglican, ZB, 0088.3
  • Event-Misc*: He was was an accomplished athlete in 1917.
  • Occupation*: He and Margaret Dorothy Field were a Pearler (home on municipal heritage inventory) at 38 Hamersley Street, Broome, Western Australia, Australia.4
  • Anecdote*: The Albany Advertiser reported on 15 September 1947 "Mr. Jock de Castilla, who has been farming in the Denmark district for the past eighteen months...left on Sunday to fly to Broome, where he will manage a pearling Company..."5
  • Psgr List: Jack Castilla was found on a passenger list on 21 May 1956 at Southampton, England.6

Family 2: Margaret Dorothy Field b. 21 Aug 1906, d. 15 Oct 1997

Citations

  1. [S3] Private papers of P.W. Atkins.
  2. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "Bussell tree; owner Wiltcat."
  3. [S13] Website WA Cemeteries Board (www.mcb.wa.gov.au).
  4. [S157] Robert Philip Atkins.
  5. [S903] Various authors, 'The Albany Advertiser', "15 September 1947."
  6. [S76] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).

Ella Chapman1

F, b. 1915, d. 1916
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2013
  • Birth*: Ella Chapman was born in 1915.
  • Death*: She died in 1916.1

Citations

  1. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).

Francis John Chapman1

M, b. January 1910, d. 8 October 1941
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2013
  • Birth*: Francis John Chapman was born in January 1910 at Yorkshire - East Riding, England.1
  • Birth Reg: His birth was registered in the (an unknown value) in the an unknown place registration district.2
  • Death*: He died on 8 October 1941 at Aysgarth, Yorkshire, England, at age 31; Private 4466393, 16th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died 8th october 1941. Aged 31. Son of John and Ella Mary Chapman, of Thornton Hall, Aysgarth. Buried on the North side of ST. ANDREW CHURCHYARD, AYSGARTH.
  • Residence*: He lived on 2 April 1911 at Thornton Rust and Aysgarth, Yorkshire-North Riding, England.2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1941 at Yorkshire.

Citations

  1. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S505] Webpage 1911 England Census (Ancestry.com).

John Chapman1

M, b. 1879, d. 19 September 1915
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2013
  • Residence*: He lived at Thornton Rust, Yorkshire North Riding; Is this him?1
  • Residence*: He lived on 2 April 1911 at Thornton Rust and Aysgarth, Yorkshire-North Riding, England.3

Family: Ella Mary Matthews b. 1881, d. Mar 1971

Citations

  1. [S176] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S58] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S505] Webpage 1911 England Census (Ancestry.com).

Robert Hewett Chapman1,2

M, b. January 1915, d. November 1987
  • Last Edited: 16 Aug 2014
  • Birth*: Robert Hewett Chapman was born in January 1915 at Aysgarth, Yorkshire, England.1,2
  • Death*: He died in November 1987 at Richmond, Yorkshire, England, at age 72.2

Citations

  1. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).

Ruby Castilla Chapman1,2

F, b. 4 May 1911, d. 1975

Notice of name change
  • Last Edited: 6 Sep 2014
  • Birth*: Ruby Castilla Chapman was born on 4 May 1911 at Aysgarth, Yorkshire, England.1,2
  • Marriage*: She married Francis James Rennie Snow in 1933 at Aysgarth, Yorkshire, England.
  • Death*: Ruby Castilla Chapman died in 1975 at Claro, Yorkshire West Riding, England.1
  • Married Name: As of 1933,her married name was Snow.
  • Name Change: On 7 November 1961 her name was legally changed to Ruby Castilla Chapman having applied to the Supreme Court to renounce and abandon the surname of Snow.3

Family: Francis James Rennie Snow b. Sep 1897, d. Dec 1963

Citations

  1. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S928] Private papers of Robert Philip Atkins.

Hugh Francis Clasby1,2

M, d. 1967
  • Last Edited: 23 Aug 2014
  • Name Variation: Hugh Francis Clasby was also known as Francis Hugh Clasby.1,2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1914 at Carlton, Batman, Victoria, Australia.2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1919 at Kew, Kooyong, Victoria, Australia.2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1931 at Canterbury, Kooyong, Victoria, Australia.2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1943 at Canterbury, Kooyong, Victoria, Australia.2
  • Residence*: He lived in 1949 at Fitzroy, Hoddle, Victoria, Australia.2

Family: Sybil Pauline de Castilla b. 1896, d. 4 Jan 1923

Citations

  1. [S158] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S62] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).

Olive Marion Cole

F, b. circa 1887, d. 10 September 1955
  • Last Edited: 23 Mar 2014
  • Married Name: Her married name was Atkinson.
  • Psgr List*: She was found on a passenger list on 27 August 1924 at New York, New York, United States.

Family: Capt. Eric Garnett Atkinson b. 9 Apr 1887, d. 16 Apr 1955

Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke1,2,3

F, b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 January 1861

Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke
  • Last Edited: 5 Dec 2021
  • Birth*: Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke was born on 21 May 1790 at St Augustine, Norwich, Norfolk, England.3,2,4
  • Baptism: She was baptized on 20 June 1790 at St Augustine, Norwich, Norfolk, England.5,4
  • Marriage: She married Mariano Jose Ramos de Castilla circa 1807 at a Catholic Church, Buoneas Ayres; married according to rites and ceremonies of the Catholic Church of Buoneas Ayres.6
  • Marriage*: Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke married Mariano Jose Ramos de Castilla on 25 June 1815 at Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, England; St Dunstan.7,8
  • Death*: Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke died on 12 January 1861 at Ypres, Belgium, at age 70.9
  • Burial*: She was buried on 18 January 1861 at Church of St Martin, Ypres, Belgium.9
  • Married Name: Her married name was de Castilla.
  • Anecdote*: Mrs. [Rebecca] Castilla at Lambeth green. near Lambeth-terrace advertised the letting of part of a hansome detached residence in the london Times on 24 August 1839.10
  • Census 1841: She and John de Castilla appeared in the 1841 census at Lambeth, Surrey, England.11
  • Census 1851: Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke appeared in the 1851 census at 56 Mill Street, 2 Archer Place, Bow, Middlesex, England. As head of household and Henry Ayres, Manufacturing Chemist from Portsea was a lodger.12,13
  • Residence: She lived in 1855 at Old Ford Road, near London, London, England.14
  • Residence: She lived on 4 November 1859 at Ypres, Belgium.15
  • Will*: She left a will on 4 November 1859 at Ypres, Belgium.15

Family: Mariano Jose Ramos de Castilla b. 8 Dec 1781, d. 11 Sep 1837

Citations

  1. [S101] Webpage unknown short webpage name (unknown url).
  2. [S80] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1555; Folio: 129; Page: 13; GSU roll: 174787."
  3. [S87] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: HO107; Piece 1057; Book: 9; Civil Parish: Lambeth; County: Surrey; Enumeration District: 12; Folio: 36; Page: 9; Line: 17; GSU roll: 474653."
  4. [S466] Microfilm OPR, St. Augustine, 1790 - 1850 "MF/RO 33."
  5. [S15] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org/eng/search).
  6. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "Pallot's Marriage Index for England 1780 - 1837
    copy of scanned entry retained."
  7. [S104] Unknown author Pallot's Marriage Index of England 1780 - 1837 "Pallot's Marriage Index of England 1780 - 1837."
  8. [S166] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  9. [S102] Unknown author Funeral Invitation for Madame La Douairiere Ramos Di Castilla, Record Type: paper, Location: Ypres.
  10. [S904] Various authors, 'London Times',.
  11. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "1841 English Census."
  12. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "1851 English Census."
  13. [S80] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "copy on file."
  14. [S103] Rebecca de Castilla Last will of Rebecca Castilla "cited residence at which previous will had been witnessed by her daughter Mary Anne Feinnes Miller."
  15. [S103] Rebecca de Castilla Last will of Rebecca Castilla.
  16. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au) "England BDM 1937 - 1915."
  17. [S192] Private papers of Philip William Atkins.
  18. [S53] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "confirm (London BDM)."

Arthur Lennox Coulson1,2,3,4

M, b. 1898, d. 1955
  • Last Edited: 16 Aug 2014
  • Psgr List*: He was found on a passenger list at Bombay, India.1
  • Residence*: He lived in 1919 at Orrong, Balaclava, Victoria, Australia.4
  • Occupation*: He was Geol. Surveyor in 1938.
  • Psgr List: He was found on a passenger list on 11 May 1938 at Liverpool, England.1

Family: Violet Gertrude Eddy b. 1 Oct 1897, d. 9 Dec 1989

Citations

  1. [S76] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S164] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S158] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S62] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).

Williamina Couper1

F, b. 15 February 1838, d. 15 March 1893

Williamina Couper

  • Last Edited: 3 Oct 2020
  • Birth: Williamina Couper was born on 11 February 1838 at Aberdeen, Scotland.2
  • Birth*: She was born on 15 February 1838 at Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3
  • Marriage*: She married Henry Mariano Ramos de Castilla, son of Mariano Jose Ramos de Castilla and Rebecca Maria Josephine Cooke, on 23 November 1857 at Government Offices, Victoria, Hong Kong Colony.4
  • Death*: Williamina Couper died on 15 March 1893 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia, at age 55from "Fibroid tumour of uterus."3,1,5,6
  • Burial*: She was buried on 16 March 1893 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; (No 684, E of church.)7
  • Probate: Her estate was probated on 29 March 1893 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia.8
  • Residence: She lived in 1841 at Aberdeenshire, Scotland.9
  • Residence*: She lived in 1851 at Stepney, Middlesex, England.10
  • Married Name: Her married name was de Castilla.
  • Emigration*: She emigrated on 23 September 1859 from Hong Kong, China. A. Yue, Compradore on board the steamer Feima wrote to the Captain (Henry Castilla) prior to Williamina returning to England, "I am gladly to pack 2 fans & 1 silk shawl to present Mrs Captain going home England", mentions her being unwell some six and a half months prior to the birth of Margaret Rebecca in England.11
  • (Member of Household) Census 1861: She was listed in the 1861 census at 36 Kelvingrove Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.12
  • Anecdote*: The steamer Express commanded by [Henry] Castilla arrived at Hong Kong from the Clyde (Scotland) on 18th May 1862. As their son Henry Couper Castilla was born in Shanghai two months later and daughter Williamina Mary was buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery in October 1862, it is likely that Williamina and family accompanied Henry on this journey.13
  • Residence*: She and Henry Mariano Ramos de Castilla lived at 6 Albert Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland,This house was owned by Henry as it was listed as an asset in his probate, valued with contents as 110 pounds one shilling and six pence.14
  • (widow) Death: Williamina Couper was widowed by the death of Henry Mariano Ramos de Castilla on 3 January 1868 at Point de Galle, Ceylon; while returning from Hong Kong.15,16,17
  • (Executor) Probate: Williamina Couper was the executor of Henry Mariano Ramos de Castilla's estate on 24 April 1868 at Commissary Court, Aberdeen, Scotland.The total estate in Scotland including: his house No 6 Albert Terrace Aberdeen at 110 pounds 1 shilling & sixpence, life insurance at one thousand & ninetysix pounds & five shillings; combined with estate in England & China for a total estate of one thousand six hundred and seventeen pounds five shillings and 3 pence (seventy four thousand pounds today).14
  • Census 1871*: Williamina Couper appeared in the 1871 census at 6 Albert Terrace, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Margaret Couper and Johanna Stutley were visiting at the time.18
  • Correspondence: Eliza de Castilla wrote at Millbank House, Wellington Salop, Shropshire, England, on 1 April 1872 to Williamina de Castilla, about Sulyarde (Cary, Eliza Castilla and Bernard Cary's son) visiting Harry's (Henry's) grave at Galle.19
  • Correspondence*: Frederic William White Matthews wrote at Richmond, Yorkshire, England, on 19 September 1875 to Williamina Couper informing her of his engagement to be married, with kind rememberances to Mrs Couper and Mrs Stutley.
  • Psgr List*: She and Margaret Rebecca de Castilla were found on a passenger list on 20 May 1887 at Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia, departing for Albany and intermediate ports on the ss Rob Roy. Travelling to Bunbury where HC and J de Castilla appear to be living.20
  • Anecdote: An ajourned meeting of the Committee was held in the Mechanics' Hall in Bunbury on Friday last (10 October 1890); concerning the Proclamation celebrations. It was attended by: Castilla, Mrs., Castilla, J.S., Castilla, Miss.21
  • Anecdote: A notice published in the Daily News on 3 February 1891:"Wonnerup Suburban Lots 59, 11 & 60 containing: 2a 2r, 12a 3r 16p & 3a 1r.....appear by the registry to be subject to a mortgage to Williamina Castilla of Bunbury, widow, to secure 1000 pounds and interest."22
  • Anecdote*: Southern Times (Bunbury) notes the announcement of the sale of Mrs Castilla's furniture on Saturday next the 11th inst. (July 1891.)23
  • Anecdote: A letter from Mrs. Castilla was read relative to the defective drainage of Koombana cottage, and the Mayor promised to see what could be done in the matter as soon as the upper part of Victoria Street is reached by the men engaged repairing the drains.24
  • Anecdote: An advertisement appeared in the West Australian newspaper on 13 January 1892 "Wanted - A good general servant. Apply at once, Mrs Castilla, Beaufort Street." (Perth.)25
  • Will*: Williamina Couper left a will on 19 May 1892 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia.8
  • Anecdote: An advertisement appeared in the West Australian newspaper on 20 June 1892 "Wanted, General servant. Apply Mrs Castilla, Beaufort street, near Railway Bridge." (Perth.)26
  • Residence: She lived in 1893 at Limbo Street (now Museum st.), Perth, Western Australia, Australia.27

Family: Henry Mariano Ramos de Castilla b. 20 Dec 1821, d. 3 Jan 1868

Citations

  1. [S192] Private papers of Philip William Atkins.
  2. [S24] Unknown author Family Bible.
  3. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au).
  4. [S22] Original marriage certificate of Henry Ramos de Castilla and Williamina Couper, 23 November 1857.
  5. [S127] Unknown author, 'West Australian Newspaper', "17 March 1893."
  6. [S877] Copy death certificate of Williamina de Castilla, 15 March 1893 "Death Certificate 192/93."
  7. [S127] Unknown author, 'West Australian Newspaper', "16 March 1893."
  8. [S1080] Unknown will type of Williamina de Castilla.
  9. [S87] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  10. [S80] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1551; Folio: 153; Page: 24; GSU roll: 174781."
  11. [S34] Letter from Compradore A. Pyne to The Captain of Feima Steamer, 23 September 1859"Letter to the Captain of the Fiema Steamer in Hong Kong presumably H R De Castilla on the occassion of taking his wife back to England just 6 months prior to the birth of the Margaret Rebecca."
  12. [S68] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  13. [S289] Unknown author, 'Glasgow Herald', "May 1862."
  14. [S230] Probate of Henry M Castilla.
  15. [S3] Private papers of P.W. Atkins.
  16. [S132] Unknown author, 'The Argus, Melbourne', "23 May 1868."
  17. [S1085] Unknown author, 'unknown short article title',.
  18. [S71] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  19. [S90] Letter from Eliza Cary to Williamina de Castilla, 1 April 1872.
  20. [S127] Unknown author, 'West Australian Newspaper', "21 May 1887."
  21. [S970] 'Southern Times (Bunbury)', "13 October 1890."
  22. [S461] Various authors, 'The Daily News, Perth',.
  23. [S970] 'Southern Times (Bunbury)',.
  24. [S970] 'Southern Times (Bunbury)', "13 July 1891, page 5."
  25. [S127] Unknown author, 'West Australian Newspaper', "13 January 1892, page 5."
  26. [S127] Unknown author, 'West Australian Newspaper', "20 June 1892, page 5."
  27. [S149] Website Post Office Directories (http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/…) "1893, page 44."

(?) Crimmin

M, b. 1910
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2013
  • Birth*: (?) Crimmin was born in 1910.

George William Crimmin1,2

M, b. 8 February 1908, d. January 1990
  • Last Edited: 25 Sep 2014
  • Birth*: George William Crimmin was born on 2 February 1908 at Dublin, Ireland.1
  • Baptism*: He was baptized on 8 February 1908 at Dublin, Ireland.
  • Marriage*: He married Megan Hope Pook in 1939 at Westminster, Middlesex.2
  • Death*: George William Crimmin died in January 1990 at Hastings and Rother, East Sussex, England, at age 81.1
  • Occupation*: He was Medical Practitioner: MRCS, LRCP, MBBChir on 29 April 1932 at London, England.

Family: Megan Hope Pook b. 19 May 1913, d. 1970

Citations

  1. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S168] Ancestry.com England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005.

John Francis Crimmin

M, b. 1907, d. 1964
  • Last Edited: 25 Oct 2013
  • Birth*: John Francis Crimmin was born in 1907.
  • Marriage*: He married Nancy Brice Archer in June 1934 at Exeter, Devon, England.1
  • Cremation*: His body was cremated in 1964 at Deben, Suffolk, England.
  • Death*: John Francis Crimmin died in 1964.

Family: Nancy Brice Archer b. 28 Jun 1909, d. Jun 1994

Citations

  1. [S175] Website ancestry.com.au (www.ancestry.com.au).

Col. John Crimmin VC, CB, CIE, VD1,2

M, b. 19 March 1859, d. 20 February 1945

Col. John Crimmin
  • Last Edited: 12 Mar 2015
  • Milit-record*: He on 1 January 1889 at Burma was in the action near Lwekaw, Eastern Karenni, Burma (now Myanmar). "A lieutenant and four men charged into a large body of the enemy and two men were wounded. Surgeon John Crimmin attended one of them under enemy fire and he then joined the firing line and helped in driving the enemy from small clumps of trees where they had taken shelter. Later while Surgeon Crimmin was attending a wounded man several of the enemy rushed out at him. He thrust his sword through one of them, attacked a second and a third dropped from the fire of a sepoy. The remainder fled". Surgeon Crimmin was awarded the Victoria Cross (VC) for this deed.4
  • Residence*: He lived in 1912 at Calcutta, India.
  • Retirement*: He retired in 1916.
  • Residence*: He lived in 1936 at London, England.

Family: Julia Mary Josephine Lennan b. 26 Sep 1876, d. 21 Jan 1952

Citations

  1. [S51] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  2. [S182] Webpage Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com).
  3. [S514] Webpage Victoria Cross Medals, 1857-2007 (Ancestry.com).
  4. [S115] Website Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/) "en wikipedia org/wiki/John_Crimmin."

Mary Josephine Crimmin

F, b. 19 August 1901, d. April 1996
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2013
  • Birth*: Mary Josephine Crimmin was born on 19 August 1901.
  • Marriage*: She married Harold Francis Gaynor on 22 February 1929 at Calcutta, India.
  • Death*: Mary Josephine Crimmin died in April 1996 at Surrey South-eastern, Surrey, England, at age 94.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Gaynor.
  • Residence*: She lived in 1932 at 1 Cheppstone Rd, Croydon; ditto sister Norah.

Family: Harold Francis Gaynor b. c 1899, d. Mar 1968