George Kilgour Barclay Brown Mercer1885

George Kilgour Barclay Brown Mercer
Given names
George Kilgour Barclay Brown
Birth November 19, 1885 24 24
Death of a paternal grandmotherAgnes Dunsyre
October 10, 1887 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a brotherHenry Kilgour “Harry” Mercer
January 5, 1888 (Age 2 years)
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 5 years)
Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar
Birth of a sisterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
April 9, 1892 (Age 6 years)
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 15 years)
Address: Torryburn
Birth of a sisterChristina Douglas Mercer
April 27, 1903 (Age 17 years)
Immigration October 5, 1910 (Age 24 years)
Death of a brotherSecond Lieutenant Andrew Mercer
October 22, 1915 (Age 29 years)

Note: Wounded in action at Hohenzollern Redoubt, Battle of Loos 13/Oct/1915. Died of wounds at le Touquet, 22/Oct/1915.
Death of a motherJanet Barclay Kilgour
1933 (Age 47 years)

Death of a sisterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
July 15, 1940 (Age 54 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Brown Mercer
1951 (Age 65 years)


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Marriage: January 3, 1881Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
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Census1891 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer and Janet Barclay Kilgour household

440 Cupar / Fife, Book 005, page ?, sched 51 Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar Number rooms with one or more windows 4

George MercerHeadM29MPolice ConstableYFife, Lochgelly
Janet MercerwifeM29FFife, Scoonie
Andrew MercersonS9MScholarFife, Scoonie
Janet MercerdaughterS7FScholarFife, Scoonie
George MercersonS5MScholarFife, Wemyss
Henry MercersonS3MFife, Scoonie

Census1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household

Torryburn, Fife, Scotland

George Brown MercerHeadM39MPolice ConstableFife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay MercerwifeM39FP. Constable's WifeFife, Leven
Janet Barclay MercerdaughterS17FDamask LayerWorkerFife, Leven
George Kilgour MercersonS15MPainter's ApprenticeWorkerFife, Buckhaven
Henry Kilgour MercersonS13MScholarFife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire MercerdaughterS8FScholarFife, Carnock
Janet B. KilgourMother in LawW64FFife, Kennoway
Geo KilgourNephewS6MFife, Leven
Jessie KilgourNieceS4FFife, Leven

Notes: Rooms with one or more windows: 3

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.