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Robert Wilson Martin

Male 1868 - 1953  (85 years)


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  • Name Robert Wilson Martin 
    Born 17 Apr 1868  Colac, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Obit 1953 

    • OBITUARY

      MR ROBERT W. MARTIN
      The death took place at Melbourne on June 28 of Mr Robert Wilson Martin, and old and highly respected resident of Colac and district. Deceased was born at Colac and married at Colac and lived nearly all his life in the Warrion district, where he had endeared himself to a large circle of friends. Mr Martin served with the Victoria Police Force for 10 years as a mounted constable. After leaving the force, he returned to Warrion, and in 1941 came to Colac to live.

      The funeral took place to the Colac Cemetery on Tuesday June 30. The casket bearers were Messrs, Lewis Martin (son), Robert Seymour, Ian Craig, Lewis Neale ( grandsons), the pall being supported by Messrs H.Chant, H.Parrott, H.Ponting, JW Smith, R.Kerr, C.J Neale, C.E Seymour, I. Martin, G.Martin, L.Ballagh, M.Bramley and P.Hill.

      The Rev, J. L.A. Price conducted the service in St John?s Church of England, Colac and also officiated at the graveside. The funeral arrangements were carried out by T.W Sharrow and Son.
    Died 28 Jun 1953  Melbourne, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 30 Jun 1953  the Cemetery, Colac, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I44646  Mote/McInnes
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2011 

    Father Wilson Martin,   b. 30 Nov 1833, Kildale, Yorkshire, England, 54.47638,-1.0632861 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1913, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Georgina Susana Leonard,   b. Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Warrion, Colac, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1858  The Manse, Colac, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lillian Chant,   b. 12 May 1874, Colac, Vic, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1944  (Age 70 years) 
    Married VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lewis Martin,   b. VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Renie Rosetta Susan Martin,   b. 1897, Oakleigh, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lillian Esther Martin,   b. 1899, Oakleigh, VIC, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F9718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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