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Robert Webster Kirkpatrick (1891 - 1937)

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Robert Webster Kirkpatrick
Born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in New Zealandmap
Died in Remuera, Auckland, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Jan 2015 | Last significant change: 3 Aug 2018
10:29: Darren Kellett edited the Biography for Robert Kirkpatrick. (Updating profile) [Thank Darren for this]
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Biography

Robert Webster Kirkpatrick was born on November 7, 1891[1] in Sydney, Australia[2] as the first son of Robert Samuel Kirkpatrick and Magdalene Webster Grubb.

He was a Commercial Traveller working for Utting& son in Strand arcade when he enlisted in the New Zealand Army on March 8, 1916[1] until final discharge on September 5, 1919[1].

He Married Elsie Elizabeth Stevens on September 24, 1919[3] and had four children with her

Ernest Samuel Kirkpatrick
Adelina Webster (Adele) Kirkpatrick[4]
Noel Kirkpatrick
Murray Kirkpatrick[4]

He went on to co-found, with the Stevens family, Kirkpatrick & Stevens of Newmarket, a Drapery business[5].

He was a Drapery Business director when he died on November 10, 1937[6] in his house at 12 Keith Avenue, Remuera[7]. He was buried in Purewa Cemetery, Auckland [8]. His will was probated in Australia[9].

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE19308632
  2. https://familyhistory.bdm.nsw.gov.au Reg number 3553/1891
  3. https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz Marriages 1919/5084
  4. 4.0 4.1 Information from Maurice French
  5. http://timespanner.blogspot.co.nz/2008/11/rosebank-bakehouse.html secondary source
  6. https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz Deaths 1937/15554
  7. New Zealand Death Notice Author: New Zealand Herald: Text: KIRKPATRICK - On November at his residence 12 Keith Avenue Remuera Robert Webster beloved husband of Elsie Kirkpatrick and loving father of Ernest, Adele, Noel and Murray aged 47 years.
  8. http://www.purewa.co.nz/view/?id=33718
  9. "Australia, New South Wales, Deceased Estate Files, 1880-1923", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2TW-TFZH : 3 February 2017), Robert Webster Kirkpatrick, 1938.


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