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Frederick Douglas

Male 1850 - 1916  (66 years)


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  • Name Frederick Douglas 
    Born 8 Jul 1850  Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Dec 1916  Claremont, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Karrakatta Wesleyan Plot #BC296 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I152484  My Genealogy

    Father Thomas Douglass,   b. 19 Jan 1823, Foxton, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1897, 4 Robinson Street, North Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Phoebe Wisbey,   b. 1827, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1910, 4 Robinson Avenue South Perth Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1847  Hinxton Parish Church Cambridgeshire England. Marriage Application Number 9519H, Marriage Number 32. Witnesses James Douglas (X) & George Jasper Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Priscilla Elizabeth Keyser,   b. 22 May 1851, ?albany W.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1889, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1879  Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ida Katherine Douglas,   b. Abt 1881, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1922  (Age ~ 41 years)
     2. Carl Frederick Douglas,   b. 26 Dec 1883, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1955, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. "Archie" Archibald Douglas,   b. Abt 1885, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1970, Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     4. Grace Emily Douglas,   b. 9 Apr 1887, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1972  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F3490  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susan Rebecca Wellstead,   b. 14 Jan 1856, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1933, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1890  ? Albany W.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Faith Douglas,   b. 1889, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1960, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. "Eve" Evelyn Bay Douglas,   b. 19 Jun 1893, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Robert John Bremer Douglas,   b. 21 Aug 1894, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1978, Esperance, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Mona Phoebe Clare Douglas,   b. 11 Apr 1896, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1947, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     5. Frederick Arthur Douglas,   b. 26 Nov 1897, Albany, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1990, Queens Park, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     6. Coral Gladys Maude Douglas,   b. 24 Jan 1899, Esperance, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1980, MT Henry Hospital Como WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F3491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jul 1850 - Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Coastal sea captain operating on south coast of Australia. Owner of Grace
      Darling, Master of tug Bruce,
      England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index: 1837-1983
      Birth, Marriage, & Death
      Name: Frederick Douglass
      Birth: July-August-Sep quarter 1850 - Linton, Cambridgeshire, Essex.

      Notes from Lorraine Bale, Nov 2006, attributed to Coral Gladys Maude Orr (nee Douglas):
      "Captain Fred Douglas brought his family - then consisting of 4 girlsand 2 boys - to Espperance in 1898, arriving in (his ship) the "GraceDarling". He lived in an eight room house for ten years, where the Esperance Land Development Company was situated, north side of the present Esperance Post Office.

      Captain Fred built the big house Bayview in Dempster Street, his neice Agnes helped a lot"
      Coastal sea captain operatying on south coast of Australia. Master of tug
      Bruce,