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Gordon Adye Douglas

Male 1878 - 1957  (78 years)


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  • Name Gordon Adye Douglas 
    Born 31 Aug 1878 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jul 1957  Hobart, Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1147  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2016 

    Father Sir Adye Douglas, Kt, Mlc,   b. 31 May 1815, Thorpe-Next-Norwich, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1906, Holy Trinity Church, Launceston Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Ida Richards,   b. 1856,   d. 13 Aug 1934, Residence, Rocklyn, 99 High Street, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 6 Oct 1877  Pine Street Wesleyan Parsonage, Adelaide, Sa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philomena Corianne Thelma Macleod,   b. 12 Mar 1894, Roseburne, WA, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1980, Camden, Nsw, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1919  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Adye Osborne Douglas,   b. 20 Feb 1920, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1968  (Age 48 years)
     2. Sholto Gordon Douglas,   b. 31 Mar 1921, Gormanston, Tas, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1964, At Sea Near Three Hammock Island In Bass Straight Tas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     3. Fergus Gavin Douglas
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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.