Agnes Mercer

Agnes Dunsire MercerAge: 48 years18921940

Name
Agnes Dunsire Mercer
Birth April 9, 1892 30 30
Note: Birth record entry:
Note: Carnock village:
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 8 years)
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 18 years)
Address: Townhill Rd, 13 Gardners Land
Immigration June 11, 1912 (Age 20 years)
Occupation
Housewife And Mother

Residence 1915 (Age 22 years)
Address: 160 Hay St. Perth
Note: At 160 Hay St. Perth when married in 1915
Occupation
Textile Worker
1939 (Age 46 years)

Residence 1939 (Age 46 years)
Address: 14 St. George's Rd., N7
Note: Electoral Roll 1939
Death July 15, 1940 (Age 48 years)
Note: The Argus, Wednesday 17 July, 1940 - page 4
Burial July 17, 1940 (2 days after death)
Religion
Presbyterian

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
elder brother
4 years
herself
11 years
younger sister
Christina Douglas Mercer
Birth: April 27, 1903 41 41Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Death: November 3, 1960Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia
Family with Rev. Edward Francis Cameron - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
Janet Elizabeth Cameron
Birth: 1916 31 23Geralton, Western Australia, Australia
Death: April 7, 1930Kinglake, Victoria, Australia
3 years
son
William Kenneth Cameron
Birth: 1918 33 25Geralton, Western Australia, Australia
Death: April 7, 1930Kinglake, Victoria, Australia
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Edna CameronEdna Frances Cameron
Birth: September 26, 1922 37 30Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Death: August 20, 2000Raymond Island, Victoria, Australia
daughter
Private
daughter
Private

Birth
Birth record entry: Number 036150 registered on 20/4/1892 Parish / District Name Number Entry / Frame Carnock / Fife 414 8 Surname Mercer Sex M / F F Given names Agnes Dunsire Date and time 9 Apr 1892 - 7am Place Carnock Village Residence (if different from above) Father’s names George Brown Mercer Occupation Policeman if deceased Mother’s names Janet Barclay Mercer Mother maiden name Kilgour Occupation if deceased Place parents married Date 3 Jan 1881 Informant’s name George Mercer relationship to child Father Residence of informant (if different from above) Registration place Carnock Date 20 Apr 1892 Registrar’s name Henry Anderson RCE / other information
Birth
Carnock village: From “History of Carnock” - new school built in 1865/66 - local teacher from 1877 to 1902 was Henry Anderson From “History of Dunfermline” - name Carnock comes from Caer = camp or fort, Knock= hill on which camp built - old church built 1602 by Sir George Bruce - famous people from Carnock, Sir George Erskine and Rev John Row. Also - existing church built circa 1840
Census1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - 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

Census1911 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - 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
Residence
At 160 Hay St. Perth when married in 1915
Residence
Electoral Roll 1939 1379 Cameron, Agnes Dunsire, 14 Si. George's rd., N.7, textile worker, F 1383 Cameron, Edward Francis, 14 St. George's rd., N.7, clergyman, M
Death
The Argus, Wednesday 17 July, 1940 - page 4 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/11305610 CAMERON.-On July 15, at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Agnes Dunsire, the dearly loved wife of the Rev. E. F. Cameron, and loving mother of Janet (dec.), Kenneth (dec.), Nessie, Edna, Ina, and Nancy, aged 48 years.
Shared note
Carnock Session Minutes Ref Nums: CH2 / 59 / 7 - Session Minutes 1842-1949 Searched book “7” from 9 Aug 1892 (page 349) back, found on (page 341) 31 July 1892 “The moderator laid before the session the following list of Communicants, viz... By certificate .... George Mercer Police Constable Carnock and Mrs George Mercer both from Cupar WP...... The Roll having been revised and the necessary changes made it was found to contain the names of 243 Communicants of whom 148 were present at Communion last Sunday”.
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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