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Edwin Gates (1863-1935)

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Birth 29 Jul 1863 • New Tiers, South Australia, Australia1Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, ...continue
Married 1896 • Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia3The day and date were located via Ancestry Family Trees and have not been confirmed. The year is ...continue
Died 28 Sep 1935 • Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia2Anon., “Deaths”, Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895-1954), 3 October 1935, p. 4, c. 1, ...continue
Buried 30 Sep 1935 • Perth, Western Australia, Australia4Anon., “Funeral Notices”, Sunday Times (Perth, WA: 1902-1954), 29 September 1935, p. 2, ...continue


Biography
 
Edwin was the son of John Gates (1842-1919) and Ellen Pascoe (1843-1917). He was born on 29 July 1863 at New Tiers.5Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, ...continue
 
Edwin’s life must have been very challenging. He travelled extensive distances and lived in many fledgling locations at a time when travel was particularly arduous. He lived during severe drought, the 1890s economic depression, the Great Depression and the Great War but also during a time of mineral and mining booms.6Anon., “THE DROUGHT PLAGUE.”, South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA: 1839-1900), 26 ...continue
 
Edwin married Jean Craig Carson (1869-1952) in 1896 at Broken Hill.7The day and date were located via Ancestry Family Trees and have not been confirmed. The year is ...continue Their descendants are privacy-protected. By 1925, Edwin and Jean were living in Kurrawang, Western Australia where Edwin was prospecting.8Find A Grave, database and images ...continue 9Source withheld as it identifies privacy-protected descendants.
 
Edwin died on 28 September 1935 at Subiaco, a suburb of Perth. He was interred on 30 September 1935 at Karrakatta Cemetery. At the time of his death, Edwin and Jean resided at 21 Harley Street, Highgate Hill.10Anon., “Deaths”, Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895-1954), 3 October 1935, p. 4, c. 1, ...continue 11Anon., “Funeral Notices”, Sunday Times (Perth, WA: 1902-1954), 29 September 1935, p. 2, ...continue
 
To be continued…12This is a work in progress. Citations and family links are being batch-added to profiles.
 


External links
 
Edwin Gates at FamilySearch13The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ‘Edwin Gates’, FamilySearch, n.d., ...continue


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1, 5. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society, South Australian births: registrations 1842 to 1906, CD-ROM, Adelaide, South Australia, South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society and Hampton, Victoria, Macbeth Genealogical Services Pty Ltd, 1998.
2, 10. Anon., “Deaths”, Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895-1954), 3 October 1935, p. 4, c. 1, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article94932155, accessed 3 July 2018.
3, 7. The day and date were located via Ancestry Family Trees and have not been confirmed. The year is correct. This unverified information has been included for interest and may be verified in future:”Marriages Search”, database, Marriage entry for Edwin Gates and Jean C Carson, 1896, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, 7080/1896, NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, https://familyhistory.bdm.nsw.gov.au/lifelink/familyhistory/search/marriages?2, accessed 2 July 2018.
4, 11. Anon., “Funeral Notices”, Sunday Times (Perth, WA: 1902-1954), 29 September 1935, p. 2, c. 1, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article58742807, accessed 3 July 2018.
6. Anon., “THE DROUGHT PLAGUE.”, South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA: 1839-1900), 26 October 1896, p. 5, c. 8, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article54469853, accessed 11 December 2019.
8. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/182107574/catherine-e-rinaldi: accessed 02 July 2018), memorial page for Catherine E Rinaldi (unknown–16 Jul 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 182107574, citing Kalgoorlie Cemetery, Kalgoorlie–Boulder, Kalgoorlie-Boulder City, Western Australia, Australia; Maintained by MK (contributor 49191015).
9. Source withheld as it identifies privacy-protected descendants.
12. This is a work in progress. Citations and family links are being batch-added to profiles.
13. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ‘Edwin Gates’, FamilySearch, n.d., updated 3 June 2020, https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/KG1C-ZWC, accessed 3 June 2020.