David Robertson, 18601934 (aged 74 years)

Name
David Robertson
Given names
David
Surname
Robertson
Birth about 1860
Note: Calculated from age at death.
MarriageAda Augusta LemanView this family
February 10, 1886 (aged 26 years)
Address: All Saints Church of England
Note: David was described as a bachelor and a policeman aged 24 of Parramatta, born Dundee Scotland, father John Robertson, mechanic and mother Barbara Hill. Ada was described as a spinster of Parramatta aged 20, born Baulkham Hills, father James Leman, farmer and mother Elizabeth Sherwood. Elizabeth Leman, mother of the bride, gave her consent to the marriage.
Birth of a daughterElizabeth Barbara A. Robertson
1888 (aged 28 years)
Note: 18111/1888 ROBERTSON ELIZABETH B DAVID ADA A BERRIMA
Birth of a daughterStella Rosetta Priscilla Robertson
1892 (aged 32 years)
Note: 10608/1892 ROBERTSON STELLA N P DAVID ADA A CENTRAL CUMBERLAND
Birth of a daughterDorothy May A. Robertson
1898 (aged 38 years)
Note: 12354/1898 ROBERTSON DOROTHY M A DAVID ADA A GRANVILLE
Marriage of a childPercival J. ChapmanElizabeth Barbara A. RobertsonView this family
1912 (aged 52 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Thomas HarveyStella Rosetta Priscilla RobertsonView this family
1916 (aged 56 years)
Note: 12652/1916 HARVEY WILLIAM T ROBERTSON STELLA N P SYDNEY
Death of a wifeAda Augusta Leman
April 20, 1922 (aged 62 years)
Address: George Street
Cause: Myocarditis, chronic bronchial asthma 3 years
Burial of a wifeAda Augusta Leman
April 21, 1922 (aged 62 years)

Cemetery: Rookwood Church of England Cemetery
Note:

Ada is buried side by side with her husband Daniel. Ada's gravestone reads:MY DEAR WIFE AND OUR MOTHER ADA A. ROBERTSON DIED 20TH APRIL 1922 AGED 57 YEARS AT REST

Death August 24, 1934 (aged 74 years)
Address: Albert Street
Cause of death: Arteriosclerosis, chronic myocarditis, aortic insufficiency, indefinite
Source: Gravestone
Note: David was described as a retired police sergeant, having been in the colony 73 (or 37?) years. The information was D. Talbot, daughter of 32 Northcote Street Haberfield.
Burial August 25, 1934 (1 day after death)

Cemetery: Rookwood Church of England Cemetery
Note:

Daniel is buried next to his wife Ada who predeceased him. His gravestone reads: OUR DEAR FATHER DAVID ROBERTSON DIED 24 AUG 1934 AGED 73 YEARS

Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage
Marriage:
himself
18601934
Birth: about 1860Dundee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 24, 1934Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Ada Augusta Leman
himself
18601934
Birth: about 1860Dundee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 24, 1934Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18661922
Birth: July 29, 1866 67 36Castle Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 20, 1922Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: February 10, 1886Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18881942
Birth: 1888 28 21Berrima, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1942Randwick, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
18921965
Birth: 1892 32 25Central Cumberland, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1965Auburn, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
7 years
daughter
18981937
Birth: 1898 38 31Granville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1937Marrickville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Birth

Calculated from age at death.

Marriage

David was described as a bachelor and a policeman aged 24 of Parramatta, born Dundee Scotland, father John Robertson, mechanic and mother Barbara Hill. Ada was described as a spinster of Parramatta aged 20, born Baulkham Hills, father James Leman, farmer and mother Elizabeth Sherwood. Elizabeth Leman, mother of the bride, gave her consent to the marriage.

Death

David was described as a retired police sergeant, having been in the colony 73 (or 37?) years. The information was D. Talbot, daughter of 32 Northcote Street Haberfield.

Burial

Daniel is buried next to his wife Ada who predeceased him. His gravestone reads: OUR DEAR FATHER DAVID ROBERTSON DIED 24 AUG 1934 AGED 73 YEARS