Harriet Symons Leigh



 BORN 
 DIED 10 March 1916 at Canterbury, Vic.
 BURIED 11 March 1916 at Box Hill Cemetery, Vic.
 
 FATHER Phillip Leigh, JP. (1813-1885)
 MOTHER Sarah Jane New (m. 1839 in Adelaide, SA)
 
 MARRIED Kerr Johnston jnr (1854-1889) on 3 May 1876 at Masonic-hall, Sandridge, Vic.
 CHILDREN   Ruby Johnston (m. E J Carter)
Edith Johnston
Alfred Kerr Johnston (1885-)
Arthur Melbourne Johnston (1877-1877)
Gilbert Byram Johnston (1888-1890)
Hilda Augusta Johnston (1881-1897)
Sydney Leigh Johnston (m. Lila Vercoe 23 Dec 1920 in Geelong, Vic)
 
The Argus of 2 June 1877 shows birth of son 25th ult — death notice names him as Arthur Melbourne.
In his marriage notice, Sydney was the youngest son, and WW1 records show his dob as Jan 1887. During his military service, Sydney was treated for gonorrhoea.
The Argus of 5 February 1885 shows birth of son 2nd inst — prob Alfred
The Argus of 24 December 1886 shows birth of son on 21st inst.


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