Henry (Harry) Kilgour MercerAge: 66 years18881954

Name
Henry (Harry) Kilgour Mercer
Birth January 5, 1888 26 26
Note: Birth record entry:
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 3 years)
Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar
Birth of a sisterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
April 9, 1892 (Age 4 years)
Note: Birth record entry:
Note: Carnock village:
Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge Kilgour
March 31, 1900 (Age 12 years)
Note: Death record entry:
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterChristina Douglas Mercer
April 27, 1903 (Age 15 years)
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Immigration October 5, 1910 (Age 22 years)
Religious marriageAnn Donaldson RossView this family
August 30, 1913 (Age 25 years) Husband: 25 Wife: 21
Birth of a daughter
#1
Andrina Melville Mercer
June 25, 1914 (Age 26 years)
Death of a brotherAndrew Mercer
October 22, 1915 (Age 27 years) Age: 34
Address: le Touquet
Cause: Died of wounds
Note: Wounded in action at Hohenzollern Redoubt, Battle of Loos 13/Oct/1915
Note: Commonwealth War Graves Commission website - http://www.cwgc.org
Birth of a daughter
#2
Janet “Jenny” Mercer
October 2, 1916 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Andrew George Mercer
1921 (Age 32 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherJanet Barclay
April 19, 1922 (Age 34 years)
Note: Death record entry:
Death of a motherJanet Kilgour
April 22, 1933 (Age 45 years)
Note: Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) - Thu 4 May 1933 -
Note: The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) - Mon 24 Apr 1933 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Death of a sisterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
July 15, 1940 (Age 52 years)
Note: The Argus, Wednesday 17 July, 1940 - page 4
Burial of a sisterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
July 17, 1940 (Age 52 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Brown Mercer
October 22, 1947 (Age 59 years)
Note: The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) - Thu 23 Oct 1947 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Death of a wifeAnn Donaldson Ross
July 3, 1954 (Age 66 years)
Occupation
Baker & Pastry-Cook

Cremation of a wifeAnn Donaldson Ross
July 6, 1954 (Age 66 years)
Death July 1954 (Age 66 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 3, 1881Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
7 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
4 years
younger sister
11 years
younger sister
Christina Douglas Mercer
Birth: April 27, 1903 41 4121 Downieville Cres., Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Death: November 3, 1960Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia
Family with Ann Donaldson Ross - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 30, 1913The Presbyterian Manse, West Perth, Western Australia, Australia
10 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
Janet (Jenny) Mercer and othersJanet “Jenny” Mercer
Birth: October 2, 1916 28 24Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Death: March 12, 1977Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5 years
son
daughter

Birth
Birth record entry: Parish / District Name Number Entry / Frame Scoonie / Fife 456 11 Surname: Mercer Sex M / F: M Given names: Henry Kilgour Date and time: 5 Jan 1888 - 8am Place: Clarkfieldwynd, Leven Residence (if different from above) Father’s names: George Brown Mercer Occupation: Coalminer if deceased: Mother’s names: Janet Barclay Mercer Mother maiden name: Kilgour Occupation: if deceased: Place parents married: Leven Date: 3 Jan 1881 Informant’s name: George B Mercer relationship to child: Father Residence of informant: (if different from above) Registration place: Scoonie Date: 17 Jan 1888 Registrar’s name: MJ Wallace RCE / other information
Census1891 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household

Book 005, page ?, sched 51 440 Cupar

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationEmREmDEmNBirthplaceInfirm
George Brown MercerHeadM29MPolice ConstablexFife, Auchterderran
Janet KilgourwifeM29FFife, Scoonie
Andrew MercersonS9MScholarFife, Scoonie
Janet Barclay MercerdaughterS7FScholarFife, Scoonie
George Kilgour Barclay Brown MercersonS5MScholarFife, Wemyss
Henry MercersonS3MFife, Scoonie

Notes: Nbr rooms with 1 or more windows: 4

Census1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household

Parish of: Torryburn Parliamentary division of: West Fife Page 11, Schedule 67 Rooms with one or more windows: 3

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationEmployWHBirthplaceInfirm
George MercerHeadM39MPolice ConstableFife, Lochgelly
Janet B. K. MercerwifeM39FPolice Constable's WifeFife, Leven
Janet B. MercerdaughterS17FDamask LayerWorkerFife, Leven
George K. MercersonS15MPainter's ApprenticeFife, Buckhaven
Henry K. MercersonS13MScholarFife, Leven
Agnes D. MercerdaughterS8FScholarFife, Carnock
Janet B. KilgourMother in LawM64FFife, Kennoway
Geo KilgourNephewS6MScholarFife, Leven
Jessie T. KilgourNieceS4FFife, Leven

Immigration
Harry and George Mercer immigrate Travelled on the 'Zieten' from Belgium arriving in Fremantle (Western Australia) on 5th December 1910. Harry was registered as Hardie K. Mercer (maybe an accent or spelling error) and paid 15 pound. Also present is 'George K. Mercer'. Both listed as Painter by trade, though Harry was a Baker.
Marriage
Marriage - Henry Mercer - Annie Ross The West Australian, Tue 2 Sept 1913 - page 1 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/26883994 Western Mail, Fri 5 Sep 1913 - page 35 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/44873114 MERCER-ROSS.--On Aust 30, at the Manse, 61 Havelock-street,West Perth, by the Rev. Daniel Ross, Henry Kilgour Mercer. youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. George Mercer. to Annie Donaldson Ross, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Ross. of Barrabupp Siding. Western Australia
Shared note
KILGOUR, Janet Barclay - Death - 24/04/1933 The West Australian, Monday 24 April 1933 - page 1 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/32484973 DEATHS MERCER.— On April 23, 1933. at her late residence, 886 Barker-road. Subiaco, Janey Barclay, dearly-beloved wife of George Brown Mercer, and loving mother of Janet, George, Harry, Agnes, and Christina; aged 78 years, FUNERAL NOTICES MERCER. — The Friends of the late Janey Barclay Mercer, late of 386 Barker-road, Subiaco, dearly beloved wife of George Brown Mercer, and loving mother of Janet, George, Harry, Agnes, and Christina, are respectfully informed that her remains will be interred in the Presbyterian Cemetery, Karrakatta, at 11.30 o'clock THIS (Monday) MORNING. The Funeral is appointed to leave her late residence, 386 Barker-road, Subiaco, at 11 o'clock, per motor. Friends wishing to attend the Funeral may proceed by the 11.5 o'clock train leaving Perth. C. H. SMITH and CO., Undertakers, 261 New castle-street. Perth. Tel. B1231; 175 Albany road; Victoria Park. B8416. SUBIACO CLUB. MERCER. — The Members of the above Club are respectfully requested to attend the Funeral of the late Mrs. Janey B. Mercer, which will take place in the. Presbyterian Cemetery, Karrakatta, at 11.30 o'clock, THIS (Monday) MORNING. Members attending may proceed by the 11.5 o'clock train from Perth. P. MANSFIELD, Secretary.
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MERCER, George Brown - Death - 23/10/1947 The West Australian, Thursday 23 Oct 1947 - page 1 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/46808492 DEATHS MERCER .---On October 22. at Royal Perth Hospital. George Brown Mercer. late of 8 Robinson-street. Subiaco, the dearly loved husband of the late Janet Mercer, loved father of George, Alice and Ina. At rest. FUNERAL NOTICES MERCER--The Friends of the late Mr. George Brown Mercer, of 8 Roblnson street. Subiaco, the dearly loved husband of the late Janet Mercer, are respect fully invited to follow his remains to the place of Interment (sic), the Presbyterian Cemetery. Karrakatta. The Cortege is appointed to leave his late residence. at 3.45 o'clock THIS (Thursday) AFTERNOON, arriving at the Cemetery at 4 o'clock. J. L. WATKINS AND SONS, Maylanda. U1277. U1264.
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Marriage - Henry Mercer - Annie Ross The West Australian, Tue 2 Sept 1913 - page 1 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/26883994 Western Mail, Fri 5 Sep 1913 - page 35 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/44873114 MERCER-ROSS.--On Aust 30, at the Manse, 61 Havelock-street,West Perth, by the Rev. Daniel Ross, Henry Kilgour Mercer. youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. George Mercer. to Annie Donaldson Ross, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Ross. of Barrabupp Siding. Western Australia