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Louisa Alberta Abbott STURGEON

Louisa Alberta Abbott STURGEON

Female 1879 - 1947  (68 years)

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  • Name Louisa Alberta Abbott STURGEON  [1
    Nickname Bertha 
    Born 8 Feb 1879  Gladstone SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1881  Lawloit Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrived with parents at 4yoa 
    Biography Notes Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Married & Moved to WA Edward (Ted) Abbott and moved to WA but no record remains of the place of residence or details of this family. CHILDREN: 1. Rita Abbott - married. Nothing further known. 2. Ivy Abbott - believed to have died as a child. 3. Myrtle Abbott - died of cancer aged 22 years.  
    Cause of death Cancer  [1
    Died 16 Oct 1947  Victoria Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I-3113  Christina and Donald McLean | John McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2019 

    Father George Harvey STURGEON,   b. 10 May 1846, Suffolk UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1928, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship -976 
    Mother Christina MCLEAN,   b. 28 Jul 1848, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1930, Nhill Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship -976 
    Married 17 Jul 1872  Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F-976  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward James (Ted) ABBOTT,   b. 19 Jul 1874, Encounter Bay SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1899  Fremantle WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2019 10:44:21 
    Family ID F-1017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0246 - Ted Abbott & Bertha Abbott (nee Sturgeon).jpg
    0246 - Ted Abbott & Bertha Abbott (nee Sturgeon).jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. .

    2. [S-137] My Heritage Mark Brabant, my heritage (with a log in), 2 Jul 2019 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Louisa Alberta Abbott (born Sturgeon) 1879 - 1947 Birth: 1879 Gladstone, SA m.James [Ted] Abbott 1899 Fremantle, Perth, West Australia, Australia Death: Oct 16 1947 Victoria Australia

    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 29 Jul 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      MARRIED: 1872 92/120 groom:STURGEON,George Harvey bride:MACLEAN,Christina at (Angas Plains) Strathalbyn SA

    4. [S-57] FS Ian Barnes (WAGS Member) Emaild Nov 2017, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 29 Jul 2017 Ian Barnes WA (family member of this p.
      states marriage date:17 Jul 1872 as per Joseph Phillips (family) birthday book.

    5. [S-80] BDM WA, https://bdm.justice.wa.gov.au/_apps/pioneersindex/default.aspx, 2 Jul 2019 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      WEDDING of Abbott Edward James, Male to Sturgeon Louisa Alberta, Female at Fremantle WA Reference 716 in 1899