M, #3945, b. 8 October 1860, d. 13 October 1923
- Birth*: Duncan Beith was born on 8 October 1860 at 97 Regent Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland; West Parish of Greenoch. County of Renfrew.
Duncan BEITH. Born 8 October 1860 at 6:15am at 97 Regent Street, Greenoch. Son of Duncan BEITH (Sailmaker) and
Mary Boyd BEITH ms GORDON. Registered 13 October 1860 at Greenoch. Informant Duncan BEITH. Father. (from Lee Whalmsley Sept 2007.)
- (Groom) Marriage*: He married Mary Catanach Wightman, daughter of Alexander Wightman and Mary Cattanach, in 1889 at Coburg or Ballarat?, Victoria, Australia; She married Duncan
BEITH128 1889 in Coburg or Ballarat?, Victoria129, son of Duncan BEITH and Mary GORDON. He was born 08 Oct 1860
in 97 Regent Street, Greenoch, Renfrewshire, Scotland130, and died 13 Oct 1923 in Bay Road, Sandringham, Victoria,
Marriage Notes for Mary WIGHTMAN and Duncan BEITH:
No image or record available. The original record is missing from the register (BDM Victoria).
On the Certificate of Death of Duncan BEITH it states they were married in Coburg. MARY's Certificate of Death states they were married in Ballarat.1
- (Deceased) Death*: Duncan Beith died on 13 October 1923 at Bay Road, Sandringham, Victoria, Australia, at age 63 DEATH 1923
13 October 1923 at Bay Street, Sandringham in the City of Sandringham, County of Bourke. Duncan BEITH. Foreman
(Hay?) and Works Branch, Victorian Railways died aged 63. Cause: Arterio Sclerosis. Nephritis (3 years). Certified by Dr.
G. LEXY who saw deceased 13 October 1923. Son of Duncan BEITH (Sailmaker) and Mary Boyd BEITH ms GORDON.
Informant S. BROWN, Authorised Agent, 138 Flinders Street, Melbourne. Burial 16 October 1923 at New Cemetery,
Ballarat. Undertaker F.W. BARNES. Minister and Religion or Witnesses at Burial: D. BARNES and C.R. GRAY. Born
Greenoch, Scotland. Resided 38 years in Victoria. 2 years in New South Wales. Married: Age 28 to Mary WIGHTMAN in
Coburg, Victoria. Issue in order of birth:
Duncan 39 years
Gordon 29 years
Alexander Wightman 27 years
Mary Catanach 27 years
Gladys 24 years
Marjorie 22 years
Malcolm McEacharn 19 years
Kenneth McGregor 17 years (from Lee Whalmsley Sept 2007.)
Last Edited: 10 Dec 2016
- [S40] From LW [Sept 2007].