Edward Richardson1

M, #15944, b. 1900, d. 14 Apr 1961
Father*James Richardson1 b. 1869, d. 13 Jul 1953
Mother*Annie Amelia Smith1 b. 1875, d. Feb 1939
Probate (Will)* Edward Richardson. Grader Driver. Berwick. 14 Apr 1961. 567/707.2 
Birth*1900 Dandenong, VIC, Australia, #B25942 [par James RICHARDSON & Annie Amelia SMITH].3,4 
Marriage1925Spouse: Jessie Bridget Drummond. VIC, Australia, #M5459.1
 
Death*14 Apr 1961 Berwick, VIC, Australia, #D6053 (Age 60) [par James RICHARDSON & Annie SMITH].3 

Census (UK/IRL) and Electoral Rolls (Australia)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
bt 1925 - 1927Brown Street, Berwick, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: butcher.5,6
bt 1931 - 1936Wilson Street, Berwick, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: butcher. With Jessie Bridget Richardson.7,8
1942Golf Links, Upper Beaconsfield, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: labourer. With Jessie Bridget Richardson.9
bt 1949 - 1954Wilson Street, Berwick, VIC, AustraliaOccupation: labourer. With Jessie Bridget Richardson.10,11

Grave

  • 5-654-A, Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, VIC, Australia, Richardson Jessie Bridget 1899-1989 Richardson Ted 1900-196112

Family

Jessie Bridget Drummond b. 1899, d. 3 Jun 1989
Child 1.Shirley Margaret Richardson b. 10 May 1929, d. 17 Jan 2014

Newspaper-Articles

  • 31 Oct 1929, An attractive home in Brown street, Berwick, has been erected by Mr E. Richardson, who has now gone into occupation.13
  • 29 Jul 1953, BERWICK FIRE BRIGADE NEWS
    The monthly meeting was postponed for a week out of respect to the memory of a grand old supporter of the brigade since its inception—the late Mr. J. Richardson, of Brown Street.
    Mr. Richardson’s three sons were among the founders of the brigade, and each has had the honor of being caotain. Ted and Jim are still active members.14

Citations

  1. [S22] Victorian Government. BDM Index Victoria (online).
  2. [S35] Probate Records, PROV (Public Records Office Victoria), VPRS 28/P4, unit 2303; VPRS 7591/P3, unit 369.
  3. [S5] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Death Index Victoria 1921-1985.
  4. [S2] Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901.
  5. [S125] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1925 "as Edward junr."
  6. [S127] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1927 "as Edward junr."
  7. [S131] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1931.
  8. [S136] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1936.
  9. [S142] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1942.
  10. [S149] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1949.
  11. [S154] Electoral Roll for Australia, 1954.
  12. [S44] Index of burials in the cemetery of Berwick,
    5-654-A     Richardson Jessie Bridget     F 89 6/06/1989     2094
    5-654-A     Richardson Edward     M 60 4/04/1961 1437
    bw2149.
  13. [S218] Newspaper - The Dandenong Journal (1927-1954) "The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954), Thu 31 Oct 1929, p4."
  14. [S218] Newspaper - The Dandenong Journal (1927-1954) "The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954), Wed 29 Jul 1953, p24."
Last Edited10 Mar 2017

William Morison

M, #15955, b. c 1786
Note* From: Jenny Dempster [mailto:jdempster@mcmedia.com.au]
Sent: Saturday, November 01, 2003 10:57 PM
To: ROSSGEN-L@rootsweb.com
Subject: [RossGen] morrison
hi everyone, i am a new subscriber. the names i'm researching are WILLIAM
MORRISON b. ab 1785 m. JENNAT MACRAE b. abt 1799. they married in glenshiel
1817. children: alexander b. 1818, farquhar b. 1820, william b. 1822, duncan
b. 1825,john b. 1829, roderick, b. 1830 james b. 1835, margaret b. 1835,
jean 1843. children all born in glenshiel, after which they migrated to
australia. any information would be greatly appreciated. thanks. jenny
dempster.1 
Birth*c 1786 
Marriage*1817Spouse: Jennat MacRae. Glenshiel, Ross-shire, Scotland.
 
NoteJul 1834 One of the victims of John McDonald's forgery. School Master at Leckachan - had known John MacDonald for about 16 years. 
(Witness) Criminal23 Apr 1835William Morison witnessed the Criminal of John McDonald on 23 Apr 1835 at Inverness, Scotland; tried at the High Court.2

Census (UK/IRL) and Electoral Rolls (Australia)

DateAddressOccupation and other people at same address
6 Jun 1841Glenshiel, Ross-shire, ScotlandHead of Household: William Morison. Age 55
Member(s) of Household: Jennat MacRae, Alexander Morison, Farquar Morison, Duncan Morison, John Morison, Roderick Morison, James Morison.3
30 Mar 1851Leckachan House 51, Glenshiel, Ross-shire, ScotlandHead of Household: William Morison. Age 66 - Schoolmaster
also Mary MacDonald Serv U 22 General Serv
Member(s) of Household: Jennat MacRae, Alexander Morison, John Morison, James Morison, Jane Morison.

Citations

  1. [S50] Miscellaneous Source, tried contacting her, but no reply.
  2. [S299] NAS Scotland, General Records, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  3. [S257] Online index to the Census for Scotland.
Last Edited28 Jun 2016