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John Copland King LETHBRIDGE

Male 1867 - 1932  (65 years)


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  • Name John Copland King LETHBRIDGE 
    Born 18 Jul 1867  Rosedale, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 952 
    _UID 912FCD9D10F5463095B74C2E2F9807B7F053 
    Died 29 Aug 1932  Mitchell, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mitchell General Cemetery, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary from The Brisbane Courier, 1 September 1932 (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22011648):
      J. C. K. Lethbridge.
      The death occurred at Mitchell on August 29, after several months' illness, of Mr. John Cop- land King Lethbridge at the age of 65 years. The late Mr. Lethbridge was born at Scarne (Victoria) on July l8, 1867. He was a son of the late Mr. Robert Copland Lethbridge and the late Mrs. Lethbridge, of Forest Vale station, Mitchell. He came with his parents to Forest Vale station in 1872, and was educated at the Toowoomba Grammar School. After being engaged in the banking profession for six years at Mitchell, Adavale, Charleville, and Mackay, in 1890 he took the position of jackeroo at Oak Park station (the property of his brother in-law, the late Mr. J. R. Nimmo). In 1898 he was appointed to the position of manager of Tryconnell Downs and Ularunda stations, near Morven, by the Bank of New South Wales, and sub- sequently was appointed administrator of Nive Junction, on the Warrego, and Woodlands station, Mitchell. , In 1901 he purchased Warren Point, Mitchell, where he had been engaged in sheep raising and citrus growing up to the time of his death. In 1902 he married Miss Florence M'Lean, the youngest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. D. M'Lean, of Bindango station, Roma. The late Mr. Lethbridge was a member of the Booringa Shire Council and Leichhardt Rabbit Board. He is survived by a son, Robert Copland King Lethbridge, and a daughter (Mollie Lethbridge), and one grandchild. The funeral, which took place from All Saints' Church of Eng- land, Mitchell, to the Mitchell Cemetery, on Monday afternoon, was largely attended. The Rev. Canon Eva (Roma) officiated.

      Headstone inscription:
      In Loving Memory of
      My dear husband & our father
      John Copland King Lethbridge
      Born Scarne Victoria
      July 18, 1867
      Died Aug. 29 1932
      Peace perfect peace
    Person ID I952  Folkestone, Kent
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2013 

    Father Robert Copland LETHBRIDGE,   b. 11 Sep 1838, Werrington, Penrith, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1919, Forest Vale, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Ella Minter,   b. 29 Sep 1844, Folkestone, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1902, Forest Vale, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1863  Trinity Church, Barrabool, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Robert a grazier of Queensland JP.
    Family ID F205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Alice Agnes FULFORD 
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Florence Ann McLEAN,   b. 29 May 1867, Bindango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1938, Mitchell, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1904  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Florence Mary McLean LETHBRIDGE
     2. Ella LETHBRIDGE,   b. 1909, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. Robert LETHBRIDGE
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F341  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S45] Pioneer Index, Victoria, from Margaret Young April 2008 (Reliability: 3).
      Reg. no. 5045.

    2. [S177] http://austcemindex.com/inscription.php?id=5350388.

    3. [S45] Pioneer Index, Victoria, from Margaret Young April 2008 (Reliability: 3).
      Reg. no. 1053.

    4. [S120] Family Notices. (1863, April 21). The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), p. 10. Retrieved October 5, 2010, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article28620738.

    5. [S54] Queensland Historical Marriages Index, April 2008 (Reliability: 3).
      Reg no C1465.