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Robert Vivian  BURTT

Robert Vivian BURTT

Male 1911 - 1991  (80 years)

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  • Name Robert Vivian BURTT 
    Nickname Viv 
    Born 5 Sep 1911  Balaklava SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Viv started as a watchmaker, then carpenter, then building contractor. He has worked on many large constructions in South Australia - Loveday International Camp near Barmera; Barmera picture theatre; Loxton Area School; Mount Bold Reservoir near Echunga; Housing Trust at Mt Compass, Mannum and Victor Harbor.
    In 1973 during Viv's early retirement he helped construct one of the largest paddle-wheelers ever to ply the Murray River, the 'Murray River Queen'. (ref p84 in Rachel's section in the McDonald family history)  
    Buried 00 Nov 1991  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Nov 1991  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-6163  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2017 

    Father Robert Oliver BURTT,   d. 5 Nov 1927, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship -2003 
    Mother Rhonda CHAPELL 
    Relationship -2003 
    Family ID F-2003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daphne Miriam TUCKER,   b. 4 Mar 1912, SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1993, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1937  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. KM B
    +2. CJ B
    +3. HM B
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2017 12:35:11 
    Family ID F-2002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones

    HS BURTT in loving memory of Robert Vivian husband of Daphne Miriam died 3rd November 1991 aged 80 years. Daphne Miriam wife of Robert Vivian Died 16th July 1993 aged 81 years. loved father and mother of Kay Colin Howard