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Robert Macleod Douglas

Male 1957 - Yes, date unknown


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Robert Macleod Douglas was born on 30 Aug 1957 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia (son of Fergus Gavin Douglas and Marguerite Josephine Coady); and died.

    Robert married Jan Maree Smith on 28 Jan 1978 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Amy Maree Douglas
    2. Casey Louise Douglas
    3. Samuel Macleod Douglas

    Robert married Linda Jayne Chaplain [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Thomas David Ogilvie
    2. Samuel Peter Ogilvie
    3. James Geoffrey Ogilvie

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Fergus Gavin Douglas

    Fergus married Marguerite Josephine Coady [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Marguerite Josephine Coady
    Children:
    1. Jan Maree Douglas
    2. Peter Douglas
    3. 1. Robert Macleod Douglas was born on 30 Aug 1957 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia; and died.
    4. Ian Gordon Douglas


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Gordon Adye Douglas was born on 31 Aug 1878 (son of Sir Adye Douglas, Kt, Mlc and Ida Richards); died in Jul 1957 in Hobart, Tasmania.

    Notes:

    (Research):Possibly:
    Service Number: 46
    Rank: Trooper
    Unit: 1st Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen
    Conflict / Operation: South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)
    Native place: Tasmania, Australia
    Notes: Murray Remarks: Lance-Corporal. Vide 'Promotions'
    Source: Murray page number - 559

    The 1st Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen embarked from Hobart, Tasmania on 26 April 1900 and returned to Tasmania on 5 August 1901.

    Gordon married Philomena Corianne Thelma Macleod on 4 Mar 1919 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Philomena (daughter of Donald Norman Macleod and Charlotte Harriett Bussell) was born on 12 Mar 1894 in Roseburne, WA, Australia; died on 18 Jan 1980 in Camden, Nsw, Australia. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Philomena Corianne Thelma Macleod was born on 12 Mar 1894 in Roseburne, WA, Australia (daughter of Donald Norman Macleod and Charlotte Harriett Bussell); died on 18 Jan 1980 in Camden, Nsw, Australia.
    Children:
    1. Adye Osborne Douglas was born on 20 Feb 1920 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia; died on 7 May 1968.
    2. Sholto Gordon Douglas was born on 31 Mar 1921 in Gormanston, Tas, Australia; died on 30 Mar 1964 in At Sea Near Three Hammock Island In Bass Straight Tas.
    3. 2. Fergus Gavin Douglas

  3. 6.  John Thomas Coady died in 1942.

    John married Muriel Frances Cooley. Muriel was born on 3 Feb 1900; died on 25 Dec 1973. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Muriel Frances Cooley was born on 3 Feb 1900; died on 25 Dec 1973.

    Notes:

    Peter Cooley has completed a lot of Mums side of the family. He lives in Brisbane Street Hobart.

    Children:
    1. Joan Irene Coady
    2. Edna May Coady
    3. 3. Marguerite Josephine Coady


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Sir Adye Douglas, Kt, Mlc was born on 31 May 1815 in Thorpe-Next-Norwich, England, UK (son of Captain Henry Osborne Douglas and Eleanor Crabtree); died on 10 Apr 1906 in Holy Trinity Church, Launceston; was buried on 12 Apr 1906 in Cornelian Bay, Cementry, Hobart..

    Notes:

    A lawyer and politician

    The following is an extract from Wikipedia:
    Douglas had three sons and a daughter in the 1840's. He married Martha Matilda Collins in 1858, but they had no children. In 1873, he married Charlotte Richards, and they had a daughter Eleanor, before she died in 1876. In 1877, he married Charlotte's sister, Ida in Adelaide, and they had four sons, and four daughters.

    Buried:
    Migrated to Van Diemen's Land aboard the "Louisa Campbell", arrived 1839; with brother Henry pastoral licence of Cameron's Run, nr. Romsey, Port Philip district, 1839--40; elected to Legislative Council 1855; Mayor of Launceston 1865--6 qne 1880--2; Premier of Tasmania 1884--6; first Agent General 1886; President of Legislative Council 1894-1904. Founder of Douglas & Collins, solicitors, Launceston, Tasmania. Knight Bachelor 1902, introduced railways into Tasmania, and took a leading part in Australian Federation.

    Adye married Ida Richards on 6 Oct 1877 in Pine Street Wesleyan Parsonage, Adelaide, Sa. Ida (daughter of Unknown Richards) was born in 1856; died on 13 Aug 1934 in Residence, Rocklyn, 99 High Street, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Ida Richards was born in 1856 (daughter of Unknown Richards); died on 13 Aug 1934 in Residence, Rocklyn, 99 High Street, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia.

    Notes:

    Charlotte's sister

    Children:
    1. Ida Constance Alithea Douglas
    2. 4. Gordon Adye Douglas was born on 31 Aug 1878; died in Jul 1957 in Hobart, Tasmania.
    3. Osborne Henry Douglas was born on 14 Mar 1880; and died.
    4. Catherine Ida Douglas was born on 22 Aug 1881; and died.
    5. Adye Sholto Douglas was born on 6 Feb 1885; and died.
    6. (Daughter) Douglas was born on 29 Jan 1891; and died.
    7. Grace Mary Douglas was born on 24 Jan 1893; and died.
    8. Bruce Claude Douglas was born on 17 Jun 1897; and died.
    9. Annie Florence Douglas

  3. 10.  Donald Norman Macleod was born on 10 Jun 1848 in Borhoneyghurk, Moorabool, Vic, Australia (son of John Norman Macleod and Angus Patterson); died on 25 Oct 1914 in Perth, WA, Australia.

    Notes:

    Xth of Talisker

    Donald married Charlotte Harriett Bussell on 24 Feb 1879. Charlotte was born on 4 Jun 1858; died on 11 Aug 1926 in Applecross, WA, Australia. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Charlotte Harriett Bussell was born on 4 Jun 1858; died on 11 Aug 1926 in Applecross, WA, Australia.
    Children:
    1. 5. Philomena Corianne Thelma Macleod was born on 12 Mar 1894 in Roseburne, WA, Australia; died on 18 Jan 1980 in Camden, Nsw, Australia.