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Robert Whatling Sterry abt 1919

Robert Whatling SterryAge: 57 years18671925

Name
Robert Whatling Sterry
Given names
Robert Whatling
Surname
Sterry
Birth October 1867 24 17
Source: 1871 census
Note: GRO:
Birth of a sisterMary Ann Sterry
April 1869 (Age 18 months)
Source: 1871 census
Note: GRO
Birth of a sisterMargaret Sterry
about 1872 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Civil Registration Index [GRO]
Note: 1891 census
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Emma Sterry
October 1874 (Age 7 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERREY Elizabeth Emma, Sunderland, 10a, 641, 4, 1874
Birth of a sisterLouisa Sterry
1885 (Age 17 years)
Text:
188,5 Sterry Louisa, F, Kinning Park, Glasgow City 644/14 0434
Death of a motherMary Ann Terry
1886 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Civil Registration Index [GRO]
Text:
Death 1886 Sterry Mary Ann, Other name: Ferry[Terry?], F, 37, District: Kinning Park, City/County: Glasgow City Lanark, Ref: 644/14 0597
Death of a sisterLouisa Sterry
February 24, 1887 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Civil Registration Index [GRO]
Text:
Death 1887 Sterry Louisa, F, 2, Kinning Park, Glasgow City Lanark, 644/14 0091
Source: Death Record
Text:
District of Kinning Park County of Lanark 1887 Feb 24 [Place of Death] 5 Portman Street Kinning Park Louisa Sterry, Single, Age 1 year 10 mths [Father] Robert Sterry Ship Captain Merchant Service [Mother] Mary Ann Sterry ms Terry (deceased) [Cause of Death] Cerebral Meningitis [Informant] Margaret Sterry Sister
Death of a paternal grandfatherRobert Sterry
about 1888 (Age 20 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam MilneMary Ann SterryView this family
December 13, 1893 (Age 26 years)
Text:
District of Blackfriars Burgh of Glasgow 1893 Dec 13 at 169 George St Glasgow by declaration in presence of William Baird Mercantile Clerk 16 Eaglesham St Govan and Margaret Sterry Tailoress 32 Smith St Paisley Court Glasgow William Milne, Steel Worker Foreman, Bachelor, Aged 20, 1 West End Park Street Glasgow [Father] William Milne Railway Clerk (deceased) [Mother] Francisa Steen Milne ms Penman(deceased) and Mary Ann Sterry, Tailoress, Spinster, 23, 32 Smith St Paisley Road Glasgow [Father] Robert Wattling Sterry Master Mariner (deceased) [Mother] Mary Anne Sterry ms Terry (deceased)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam BairdMargaret SterryView this family
1895 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Civil Registration Index [GRO]
Text:
1895 Baird William, Sterry Margaret, Kinning Park, Glasgow Lanark, 644/14 0014
MarriageJane PlattView this family
July 1898 (Age 30 years)
Source: FreeBMD
Text:
Marriages Sep 1898 Platt Jane Birkenhead 8a 806 Sterry Robert Whatling Birkenhead 8a 806
Shared note: 1901 census
Birth of a daughter
#1
Emma Lilian Sterry
January 1899 (Age 31 years)
Source: 1901 census
Note: GRO
Marriage of a siblingJames Anderson CampbellElizabeth Emma SterryView this family
1901 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Civil Registration Index [GRO]
Text:
1901 Campbell, James Anderson, Sterry Elizabeth Emma, Kinning Park, Glasgow Lanark, 644/14 0119
Birth of a son
#2
Frederick James Sterry
1902 (Age 34 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
England and Wales, Birth Registration Index Name:«tab»Frederick James Sterry Event Type: Birth Registration Registration Quarter:«tab»Jan-Feb-Mar Registration Year:«tab»1903 Registration District:«tab»Birkenhead County:«tab»Cheshire Event Place: Birkenhead, Cheshire, England Volume: 8A Page:«tab»462 Line Number: 51
Occupation
Merchant Seaman

Source: 1911 census
Christening of a sonFrederick James Sterry
December 24, 1902 (Age 35 years)
Source: FamilySearch
Text:
Event Place: Holy Trinity, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England Father's Name: Robert Whathing Sterry Mother's Name: Jane\tab«tab» GS Film number: 2104038 Digital Folder Number: 004018950 Image Number: 00117 Parish registers for Holy Trinity Church, Birkenhead, 1840-1962
Marriage of a siblingJohn WattMary Ann SterryView this family
November 18, 1904 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Civil Registration Index [GRO]
Text:
1904 Watt John, Sterry Mary Ann, Kinning Park, Glasgow Lanark, 644/14 0370
Text:
1904 Nov 18 at 20 Maxwell Drive Glasgow John Watt, Tailor's Cutter, Bachelor, Age 29 [Usual Residence] 184 Paisley Rd Glasgow [Father] ___[illegible] Watt, Tailor's cutter [Mother] Margaret Watt ms ___ [illegible] and Mary Ann Sterry, Tailoress formerly wife of William Milne Steel Worker, Age 34, [Usual Residence] 13 Walmer Terrace Govan [Father] Robert Sterry Master Mariner deceased and Mary Ann Sterry ms Terry deceased Wit: John Mason, Grace Milne
Death of a sisterElizabeth Emma Sterry
March 13, 1914 (Age 46 years)
Source: Death Record
Text:
Death District Scotstoun & Yoker, County of Renfrew 1914 Mar 13 at 12 Milner Rd, Jordanhills, Glasgow Elizabeth Emma Campbell Married to James Anderson Campbell, Ironmonger 38 yrs [Father] Robert Watlands(sic) Sterry, Master Mariner(deceased) [Mother] Mary Ann Sterry ms Terry(deceased) [Cause of Death] Chronic Valvular Disease of Heart, Cerebral Emolism
Marriage of a childPeter LeitchEmma Lilian SterryView this family
January 31, 1925 (Age 57 years)
Text:
Scotland Registration District of St Clement, Burgh of Dundee [Place of Marriage] 69 Reform St Dundee [Date of Marriage] 1925 Jan 31, Peter Leitch, [Occupation] Chef, Bachelor, 28 [Usual Residence] Royal British Hotel Dundee [Father] Peter Leitch [Occupation of Father] Caterer [Mother Annie Leitch nee Longmuir [Spouse] Emma Lilian Sterry, [Occupation] Barmaid, Spinster 22, [Usual Residence] Reid Street Govan Glasgow [Father] Robert Whatling Sterry [Occupation of Father] Engineer - deceased [Mother] Jane Martin prev. Sterry nee Platt [Witnesses] James Davidson, Night Porter, 36 Ogilvie Rd Dundee; Charles Gordon Mills, Waiter, 23 Millers Wynd Dundee [Warrant] Sheriff Substitute Forfarshire dated Jan 31 1925 [Kindly supplied by Hannah Robertson, Email Apr 2015]
Death April 1925 (Age 57 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Robert, Birkenhead, 6a, 602, 2, 1925, 57
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 1867Registration District, Sunderland, Durham, England
10 months
himself
19 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Elizabeth Emma Sterry
Birth: October 1874 31 24Registration District, Sunderland, Durham, England
Death: March 13, 1914Jordanhills, Glasgow, Scotland
11 years
younger sister
Louisa Sterry
Birth: 1885 42 35Glasgow, Scotland
Death: February 24, 1887Kinning Park, Glasgow, Scotland
Family with Jane Platt - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: July 1898Registration District, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England
7 months
daughter
Emma Lilian Sterry
Birth: January 1899 31 19Registration District, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England
Death: 1966Glasgow, Scotland
4 years
son
Archibald Martin + Jane Platt - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: June 4, 1925Govan Parish Church, Glasgow, Scotland

Birth1871 census
Note: GRO:
MarriageFreeBMD
Text:
Marriages Sep 1898 Platt Jane Birkenhead 8a 806 Sterry Robert Whatling Birkenhead 8a 806
Occupation1911 census
DeathGRO
Text:
STERRY Robert, Birkenhead, 6a, 602, 2, 1925, 57
Birth
GRO: STERRY Robert Watland, Sunderland, 10a, 469, 4, 1867
Marriage
1901 census Birkenhead Cheshire 16 Old Chester St Jane Sterry, Head, married, 21, born Liverpool Lancs Emma L Sterry, Daur, 2, born Birkenhead Cheshire 1901 census Llandudno Caernarvonshire Brynmamom(?) Crolach St Robert Sterry, Boarder, Married, 30, General Labourer, born Scotland(sic) (With Catherine Roberts, Widow, and daughter) Scotland, Electoral Registers, 1857-1962 [Ancestry] Glasgow, Lanarkshire 1908-1909 Robert W Sterry, 10 Wellington street great, Storekeeper, Tenant and occupier 1911 census Scotland Govan 89 Plantation St Robert H Sterry, Head, 43, Seaman Merchant Service, born England Jane Sterry, Wife, 31, Married 13 years, 4 children 2 living, born England Emma Sterry, Daur, 12, School, born England Frederick Sterry, Son, 8, School, born England Annie May McGrady, Visitor, 1, born England [Annie McGrady is their niece and daughter of Jane's sister Annie] These are also likely children of Robert and Jane: STERRY Robert«tab»Campbell, Birkenhead, 8a, 489, 3, 1901«tab» STERRY Robert, Birkenhead, 8a, 478, 1, 1905 Matching deaths: STERRY Robert«tab»Campbell, Birkenhead, 8a, 297, 4, 1902, aged 1 STERRY Robert, Birkenhead, 8a, 326, 2, 1905, infant Scotland, Electoral Registers, 1857-1962 [Ancestry] Govan 1918-1919 Robert Sterry, 35 Greenfield Street, Govan, labourer
Shared note
UK, Apprentices Indentured in Merchant Navy, 1824-1910 [Ancestry] Name: Robert W Sterry Age:18 Birth Year: abt 1868 Indenture Date: 23 Mar 1886 Term bound: 4 yrs Term expires: 1890 Person to whom bound: Smith Service Port of Registry:«tab»Glasgow New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922 [Ancestry] Name:Robert Whatling Sterry Birth year:1868 Station: Apprentice Of what Nation: Glasgow Port of Departure: New York Port of Arrival: Sydney, New South Wales Voyage Arrival Date: 28 Mar 1890 Vessel Name: Mount Carmel Origin Location: Glasgow There is an intriguing entry in US Border Crossings to Canada that might not be the same person: 1914 Jun 6 Port of Arrival: Buffalo, New York Robert Sterry, aged 47, born Glasgow Scotland [Occupation] Sailor [Last Permanent Address] Port Colborne Ontario [Nearest Relative] Wife Lillian of 32 Ellen St Port Colborne Ont [Been to US before] 1911-1913 [Where] Various [Passge paid by] S[elf] [Destination] Buffalo NY [Purpose] Visit [Height] 5 ft 4 in [Complexion] Ruddy [Hair] Brown [Eyes] Blue [Seaport and date of landing] Quebec Apr 1910 CREW LIST DOCUMENT FOR VESSEL 'AUSONIA' OFFICIAL NUMBER: 129735 Port: LIVERPOOL Owner:- Master:WILLIAM H HOSSACK Valid dates for this crew list:21/02/1915 - 29/07/1915 R W Sterry, Able Seaman, age 40 [home address] 34 Langland Rd Glasgow [Previous vessel: Parmonia] Awarded Campaign Medal WWI Merchant Seamen [Ancestry] CREW LIST DOCUMENT FOR VESSEL 'ZETA' OFFICIAL NUMBER: 95416 Port:LONDON Owner:- Master:G H GREGORY Valid dates for this crew list:21/02/1915 - 29/07/1915 R W Sterry, Boatswain & Lamps, age 41 [home address] 34 Langland Rd Glasgow [Previous vessel: Ausonia] [National Maritime Museum: 1915 Crew lists: http://1915crewlists.rmg.co.uk/] Merchant Seamen [Find My Past] First Name ROBERT WHATLING Last Name Sterry Rating: AB Year Of Birth 1873 [sic] Birth Month August Birth Day 28 Birth Place Glasgow [sic] Birth County Lanarkshire Nationality: Scotch [sic] No Identiy Certificate: 403013 Date Range 1918-1921 Discharge Number 487745 Identity Certificate Number 403016 Card Type CR10 Series BT350
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