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Charles Buscombe STURGEON

Charles Buscombe STURGEON

Male 1881 - 1956  (74 years)

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  • Name Charles Buscombe STURGEON  [1
    Born 25 Feb 1881  Gladstone SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes
    • «b»Charles Buscombe Sturgeon«/b» born 25/2/1881 at Gladstone, S.A.

      Named for his grandfather Sturgeon (Charles) and the maiden name of his grandmother Elizabeth Sturgeon (nee Buscombe) both of whom are buried at Strathalbyn. The Wamer family has no knowledge of Charles whatsoever. There is no death recorded in S.A. so he must have been about 2 when the family left Gladstone and died in Victoria.
    Died 1956  Norwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 1956  Brighton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I-3123  Christina and Donald McLean | John McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2017 

    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  [4, 5
    Family ID F-976  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, 17.1.2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Death;1956 Reg;837/428 STURGEON Charles Buscomb @NorwoodSA. All info now matching www. To be followed up to ensure generalisable to other evidence.

    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, 17.1.2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Burial Brighton North STURGEON Charles Buscomb 73y 1956.. All info now matching www. To be followed up to ensure generalisable to other evidence.

    4. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, 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

    5. [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.