Macdonald Dictionary Record: Robert Askew Gill

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One record, handwritten in ink on rectangular card, with biographical information for Robert Askew Gill. Written by George Ranald Macdonald for the Macdonald Dictionary of Canterbury Biography project, 1952-1964.
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Marks/Inscriptions: G. 169 Gill , Robert Askew (1838-1907) was born at Flinty Cumberland 11.4.38 He dred 17.6.07 . His wife Caroline Ok, d. 14.4.39 ag 91 His brother Wm. d. 28.8.10 ag 77 all bur. Sydenham Cem. f son? Robert Gill farmer of Waikuku was b. at Dusting ton near Whitchason Cumberland in 55 + came out in the Hawarden caste in '79 . He settled with his uncle Thos. Wilson at Waikuku and continued to five there . He married and had 5 ch. Robert Askew Gill diaper of Colombo Hen Road, Sd. b. Cumberland, apprenticed at Mary port and lived in Linden. He arrived by the Tongariro in '77 and started in business. his dau. Constance Mary , 22, b. London, living Syd marr. 22.12. John Woe 21 farmer b. Leeston , living Gov. Bay son Albert Loe diaper + Ellen Pye. son Ernest Edward educ.I (' coll 95-99 St. Saviours Sed. M.R. N.Z. Rifle Bde 1914 war : farmer. Sydenham Cem. M.I. Cyclop N.Z.111 St Saviours M.R. : X's Coll sch hest; Type of mark: Machine translation/Transcription; Notes: Machine translation by Mark Fryer




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