Christina Douglas MercerAge: 57 years19031960

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Christina Douglas Mercer
Birth April 27, 1903 41 41
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Census April 2, 1911 (Age 7 years)
Address: Townhill Rd, 13 Gardners Land
Immigration June 11, 1912 (Age 9 years)
Death of a brotherAndrew Mercer
October 22, 1915 (Age 12 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
Note: Soldiers Died In The Great War 1914-1919
Note: Edinburgh Evening News 01 November 1915 - BLACK WATCH OFFICER DIES OF WOUNDS
Note: Edinburgh Evening News 01 November 1915 - FIFE OFFICER AND MEN
Note: Fifeshire Advertiser 06 November 1915 - FIFE SOLDIER DIES WITH HONOURS THICK UPON HIM
Death of a maternal grandmotherJanet Barclay
April 19, 1922 (Age 18 years)
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Death of a motherJanet Kilgour
April 22, 1933 (Age 29 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 37 years)
Note: The Argus, Wednesday 17 July, 1940 - page 4
Burial of a sisterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
July 17, 1940 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Brown Mercer
October 22, 1947 (Age 44 years)
Note: The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) - Thu 23 Oct 1947 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Note: Western Australia Death Index
Death of a brotherHenry (Harry) Kilgour Mercer
1958 (Age 54 years)
Note: Victoria Deaths 1836-1985
Death November 3, 1960 (Age 57 years)
Note: Western Australia Death Index
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Marriage: January 3, 1881Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
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Christina Douglas Mercer
Birth: April 27, 1903 41 4121 Downieville Cres., Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Death: November 3, 1960Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia
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Christina Douglas Mercer
Birth: April 27, 1903 41 4121 Downieville Cres., Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Death: November 3, 1960Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia
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Birth
Birth record entry: Parish / District Name Number Entry / Frame Dunfermline / Fife 424 314 Surname: Mercer Sex M / F: F Given names: Christina Douglas Date and time: 27 Apr 1903 - 3am Place: 21 Downieville Cres., Dunfermline Residence (if different from above) Father’s names: George Brown Mercer Occupation: Joiner’s Labourer if deceased Mother’s names: Janet Mercer Mother maiden name: Kilgour Occupation: if deceased Place parents married: Leven Date: 1 Jan 1880 Informant’s name: George Mercer relationship to child: Father Residence of informant (if different from above) Registration place: Dunfermline Date: 11 May 1903 Registrar’s name: James Walls RCE / other information
Census1911 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household

Parish of Dunfermline Fife, Scotland Numer of rooms with one or more windows: 3

NameRelationMCAgeSexYrsMChBChLChDOccupationIndustryEmployWHBirthplaceInfirm
George B. MercerHeadM49M30---General LabourerTown CouncilWorkerFife, Lochgelly
Janet B. K. MercerwifeM49F3066-Fife, Leven
Agnes D. MercerdaughterS18F----Oat Cake BakerBakery TradeWorkerFife, Carnock
Christina D. MercerdaughterS7F----SchoolFife, Dunfermline
George KilgourRelativeS16M----App ChemistWorkerFife, Leven

Immigration
Janet, Agnes and Christina Mercer immigrate Janet Mercer 48, Agnes 19 and Ina 8, arrived in Fremantle (Western Australia) on SS "Belgic", departing from Liverpool on 27th April 1912 and arrived on 11th June 1912. Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960 First name(s) Janet Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 48 Birth year 1864 Occupation HOUSEWIFE Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle Destination FREMANTLE State Western Australia Country Australia Destination country Australia Ship name Belgic Ship official number 131383 Ship master's first name J H Ship master's last name THORNTON Shipping line WHITE STAR Ship destination port ADELAIDE Ship destination country AUSTRALIA Ship square feet 27094 Ship registered tonnage 10150 Number of passengers 1434 ------- First name(s) Agnes Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 19 Birth year 1893 Occupation DOMESTIC Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle -------------- First name(s) Iva Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 8 Birth year 1904 Occupation CHILD Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle
Death
Western Australia Death Index First name(s) Christina Douglas Last name Grafham Death year 1960 Birth year 1903 State Western Australia Country Australia Place Williams Mother's first name(s) Janet K Father's first name(s) George Registration number 70
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Janet, Agnes and Christina Mercer immigrate Janet Mercer 48, Agnes 19 and Ina 8, arrived in Fremantle (Western Australia) on SS "Belgic", departing from Liverpool on 27th April 1912 and arrived on 11th June 1912. Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960 First name(s) Janet Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 48 Birth year 1864 Occupation HOUSEWIFE Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle Destination FREMANTLE State Western Australia Country Australia Destination country Australia Ship name Belgic Ship official number 131383 Ship master's first name J H Ship master's last name THORNTON Shipping line WHITE STAR Ship destination port ADELAIDE Ship destination country AUSTRALIA Ship square feet 27094 Ship registered tonnage 10150 Number of passengers 1434 ------- First name(s) Agnes Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 19 Birth year 1893 Occupation DOMESTIC Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle -------------- First name(s) Iva Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 8 Birth year 1904 Occupation CHILD Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle
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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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Death - Annie Mercer (Ross) The West Australian, Sat 10 July 1954 - page45 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/52954133 MERCER: At Doncaster, Victoria, Annie Donaldson, dearly loved sister-in-law of Bob and Ina Grafham, Narrogin.
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The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 29 October 1951 p 19 Family Notices http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/48997003 EASTON (C. A.): A tribute to the memory of a good friend and a good boss. Bob and Ina Grafham (Narrogin )
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The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 10 July 1954 p 45 Family Notices http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/52954133 MERCER: At Doncaster, Victoria, Annie Donaldson, dearly loved sister-in-law of Bob and Ina Grafham, Narrogin.
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The Narrogin Observer (WA : 1930 - 1955) - Thu 12 Aug 1954 - Page 19 - Social & Personal https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/210204839 Mr. Mercer, from Melbourne, brother of Mrs. Grafham of the .Post Office is arriving on Thursday to spend a holiday with his sister whom he has not seen for 25 years.