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Elizabeth McFarlane Watts 1861-1935

Elizabeth McFarlane WattAge: 74 years18611935

Name
Elizabeth McFarlane Watt
Given names
Elizabeth McFarlane
Surname
Watt
Birth March 19, 1861 33 25
Christening August 19, 1861 (Age 5 months)
Birth of a sisterChristine Jean Watt
June 9, 1862 (Age 14 months)
Birth of a brotherJames Watt
May 6, 1864 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterGeorgina Watt
July 1, 1867 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Jane Watt
April 17, 1870 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn McColl Watt
April 17, 1872 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterJessie Lily Watt
June 1, 1874 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterAnnie Eliza Sophia Watt
1877 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a sisterAlice Mary Watt
1879 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Watt
1879 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam George Watt
March 4, 1881 (Age 19 years)
MarriageWilliam SterryView this family
May 27, 1882 (Age 21 years)
Marriage of a siblingAlbert WitcombeChristine Jean WattView this family
July 19, 1882 (Age 21 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge Watt
1882 (Age 20 years)
Burial of a brotherGeorge Watt
1882 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Arthur William Sterry
March 14, 1883 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Ethel May Sterry
1885 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Elsie Gertrude Sterry
August 17, 1885 (Age 24 years)
Death of a daughterEthel May Sterry
January 1886 (Age 24 years)

Marriage of a siblingGeorge DeanGeorgina WattView this family
December 18, 1886 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Henry Frederick Sterry
February 2, 1888 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Edward James Sterry
1889 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Ida Isabel Sterry
March 16, 1891 (Age 29 years)
Death of a sonEdward James Sterry
1891 (Age 29 years)

Death of a fatherGeorge Edward Watt
August 11, 1891 (Age 30 years)
Burial of a fatherGeorge Edward Watt
August 14, 1891 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Ruby Frances Sterry
February 1, 1893 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#8
Leslie John Sterry
1894 (Age 32 years)
Marriage of a siblingJames WattEmma Evangeline GregoryView this family
September 4, 1894 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Edwin BalcombeAnnie Eliza Sophia WattView this family
about 1894 (Age 32 years)
Death of a sisterGeorgina Watt
April 21, 1895 (Age 34 years)
Death of a sonLeslie John Sterry
1896 (Age 34 years)
Death of a motherJane McColl
September 24, 1897 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#9
Ernest William Sterry
1898 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a siblingEdgar George BalcombeJessie Lily WattView this family
March 16, 1898 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn McColl WattBertha Elizabeth PaullView this family
August 31, 1898 (Age 37 years)
Death of a sonErnest William Sterry
1898 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Lillian Eileen Sterry
1899 (Age 37 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam BrownMargaret Jane WattView this family
March 23, 1900 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a siblingJames Lawrence LayfieldAlice Mary WattView this family
March 24, 1900 (Age 39 years)
Death of a daughterLillian Eileen Sterry
1900 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#11
Marion Edith Maria Sterry
1901 (Age 39 years)
Death of a daughterMarion Edith Maria Sterry
1902 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a daughter
#12
Daphne Jean Sterry
1904 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childArthur William SterryMadeline Victoria Higgins IngramView this family
June 29, 1904 (Age 43 years)
Death of a daughterDaphne Jean Sterry
1905 (Age 43 years)
Death of a sisterAnnie Eliza Sophia Watt
January 17, 1906 (Age 44 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam Sterry
April 29, 1909 (Age 48 years)
Burial of a husbandWilliam Sterry
April 30, 1909 (Age 48 years)
MarriageDonald McInnesView this family
October 22, 1909 (Age 48 years)
Shared note: Donald was a widower at time of marriage to Elizabeth.  Married at Elizabeth's shop.  Baptist church rites.  REv J. Rapkins.
Marriage of a siblingRobert McLeanAlice Mary WattView this family
about 1909 (Age 47 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Gwendoline Emerald Campbell Lovelock
December 22, 1910 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childArthur William SterryOlivia Kate BurkeView this family
1910 (Age 48 years)
Source: NSW BDM Index
Citation details: 8438
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childWilliam John Cecil McFarlaneRuby Frances SterryView this family
July 27, 1912 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Frederick Keith Sterry
September 25, 1912 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
Reginald William Charles Lovelock
January 4, 1913 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
Douglas William McFarlane
January 26, 1913 (Age 51 years)
Death of a husbandDonald McInnes
March 23, 1913 (Age 52 years)
Source: Gwen Eastment
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Aged 70 years.
Death of a sisterMargaret Jane Watt
July 21, 1914 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Lancelot Percy Lovelock
April 12, 1915 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6
Malcolm John Roberts McFarlane
April 26, 1915 (Age 54 years)

Birth of a grandson
#7
Kenneth Lawrence Lovelock
June 23, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8
Elizabeth Margaret Cuskey
July 17, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childArthur William SterryMollie Marguerite MaddenView this family
October 25, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9
Roderick Maurice McFarlane
April 26, 1917 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10
Arthur James Kevin Sterry
September 11, 1917 (Age 56 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam George WattEliza KlineView this family
April 6, 1918 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 3869/1918
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: Marriage certificate states that they were married by a Congregational Church minister. Bride and groom's present address was Darling Rd, East Malvern  Usual address was Pullet, Victoria.  No children of former marriage listed.  Bride's parents names were given as James and Caroline Smith (should be Kline).
Birth of a grandson
#11
Maurice Clive Lovelock
March 19, 1919 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam George Watt
October 10, 1919 (Age 58 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam George Watt
October 11, 1919 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Jean Frances Lovelock
March 23, 1920 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13
Neville James McFarlane
February 10, 1923 (Age 61 years)

Birth of a grandson
#14
Cedric William Sterry
August 11, 1924 (Age 63 years)
Death of a grandsonNeville James McFarlane
July 5, 1932 (Age 71 years)

Death of a grandsonReginald William Charles Lovelock
December 6, 1933 (Age 72 years)
Death July 22, 1935 (Age 74 years)
Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 25, 1859Free Church of Scotland, Maryhill, Lanarkshire, Scotland
16 months
herself
15 months
younger sister
Christine Jean Watt
Birth: June 9, 1862 34 26Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
Death: February 5, 1948Colac, Victoria, Australia
23 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Georgina Watt
Birth: July 1, 1867 40 31Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
Death: April 21, 1895South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Margaret Jane Watt
Birth: April 17, 1870 42 34Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Death: July 21, 1914Geelong, Victoria, Australia
2 years
younger brother
John McColl Watt
Birth: April 17, 1872 44 36Evandale, Tasmania, Australia
Death: October 28, 1942Williamstown, Tasmania, Australia
6 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
1 year
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
William George Watt
Birth: March 4, 1881 53 45Victoria, Australia
Death: October 10, 1919District Hospital, Camperdown, Victoria, Australia
-7 years
younger sister
Family with William Sterry - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: May 27, 1882Presbyterian Manse, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
10 months
son
3 years
daughter
7 months
daughter
3 years
son
23 months
son
2 years
daughter
23 months
daughter
23 months
son
Leslie John Sterry
Birth: 1894 39 32Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1896Albury, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
Ernest William Sterry
Birth: 1898 43 36Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1898Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Lillian Eileen Sterry
Birth: 1899 44 37Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1900Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Marion Edith Maria Sterry
Birth: 1901 46 39Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1902Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Daphne Jean Sterry
Birth: 1904 49 42Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1905Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Donald McInnes - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: October 22, 1909Fitzmaurice St Shop, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Donald McInnes + Margaret McInnes - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: 1866Victoria, Australia
-4 years
step-daughter
10 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-son
4 years
step-son
2 years
step-daughter
5 years
step-daughter

Marriage
Elizabeth knew the minister of the Presbyterian Church at Goulburn, Rev. Tait from Tasmania.  Had stayed with his family (Free Presbyterians) prior to marriage. 1903 Census Wagga NSW Division: Bland SubDivision: Wagga Baylis Street, Wagga William Sterry, Dealer (Roll Number 3103) Elizabeth Sterry, Domestic Duties (Roll Number 3102) Girls went to Gurwood St School. Elizabeth managed the Sterry Furniture Arcade in Fitzmaurice St, Wagga after William's Death in 1909.  Elsie, the eldest girl, had to give up 'pupil-teacher'  training at 14 years to come home as house keeper/baby minder.
Marriage
Donald was a widower at time of marriage to Elizabeth.  Married at Elizabeth's shop.  Baptist church rites.  REv J. Rapkins.
Shared note
Baptised Presbyterian Church, Chalmers St, Trevallyn, Tasmania Watt family settled in Launceston, Tasmania in 1860.  Came from Glasgow, Scotland. Elizabeth had 'titian' red hair. Arthur Sterry, 8 ½ per part lot 7, DP 446 Bondi Waverley, A747818, 2629/61 Simpson St (and Old South Head Road) Purchased by Elizabeth McInnes of Bondi, Widow, 22 Jun 1921 from Vivian Lillias. Mortgaged to Arthur Sterry of Bondi Film Proprietor 22 Jun 1921 and discharged 19 Aug 1922. Mortgaged 19 Aug 1922 from Elizabeth McInnes to No 1 Wagga Wagga Starr-Bowkett Building Society. Mortgage discharged 7th June 1923. Mortgaged to Wagga Building Society 18th June 1923 and mortgage discharged 20 Oct 1932. Title transferred to Ida Isobel Cuskey wife of Robert Mark Cuskey of Bondi Taylor Dec 1935. Mortgaged to Commonwealth Bank Oct 1939. Discharged Nov 1965 and sold to George Summers of Bondi. Living at 301 Old South Head Road, Waverley when she died in 1935. Aged 74 years. Father: George Watt, Station Master. Mother Jean McColl. Informant: Robt M Cuskey, Son-in-Law. Born Trevalyn, Tasmanaia. 46 years NSW. First marriage to William Sterry at Goulburn. Issue Arthur W 53, Elsie 49, Frederick H 47, Ida I 44, Ruby F 42. 3 males 4 females deceased. Second marriage to Donald McInnes. No issue. Cremated  23 Jul 1935 at Woronora Cemetery, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Minister: Presbyterian. Probate (#206333) Elizabeth McInnes. 22.7.1935
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