Print Bookmark
James Forsyth COLSTON

James Forsyth COLSTON

Male 1867 - 1929  (62 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name James Forsyth COLSTON 
    Birth 1 May 1867  Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christening 22 Jul 1867  Albury, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1899  Allans Flat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Engine driver 
    Death 26 Aug 1929  Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    • Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Tuesday 27 August 1929, page 1


      DEATHS.
      COLSTON. On the 20th August, at Airlie Private Hospital, Ivanhoe, James Forsyth, dearly beloved husband of Annie, and loving father of James and Edward (deceased), aged 62 years.
    Funeral Service 27 Aug 1929  Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6

    • COLSTON. The Friends of the late Mr. JAMES FORSYTH COLSTON are informed that his remains will be interred in the Heidelberg Cemetery. The funeral will leave his residence, 78 Rossmoyne-street, Thornbury, THIS DAY (Tuesday), 27th inst., at 3 p.m.
      J. FERGUSON and SON, Funeral Directors, 712 High-street, Thornbury (telephone JW3037); 110 Johnston-street, Collingwood.
    Occupation Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    • Farm called 'Braeside'
    Occupation Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Grocer 
    FamilySearch ID KNW2-5LK 
    FamilySearch link https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/KNW2-5LK 
    Burial 27 Aug 1929  Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I75  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2022 

    Father William Edward COLSTON,   b. 5 Dec 1839, Portobello, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 Feb 1885, Barnawartha North, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Mary Hannah CHRISTIE,   b. 12 Mar 1848, Caoura, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Sep 1889, Barnawartha North, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 41 years) 
    Marriage 10 Jan 1867  Albury, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie CRAMPTON,   b. 18 Oct 1870, Orange, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Oct 1933, Mordialloc, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 62 years) 
    Marriage 18 Feb 1891  Barnawartha North, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • At the residence of Mr Crampton, Barnawartha, according to the rites of the Church of England.
    Children 
    +1. James Forsyth COLSTON,   b. 13 Mar 1892, Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Oct 1975, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 83 years)
     2. Edward Maurice COLSTON,   b. 13 Jan 1894, Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Nov 1895, Chiltern, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 1 year)
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2007 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1 May 1867 - Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristening - 22 Jul 1867 - Albury, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 18 Feb 1891 - Barnawartha North, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Engine driver - 1899 - Allans Flat, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 26 Aug 1929 - Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral Service - 27 Aug 1929 - Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - - Barnawartha, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer - - Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 27 Aug 1929 - Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos 2 Photos

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1867/6488.

    2. [S63] Birthday Book, Arthur Colston, 1 May 1867.

    3. [S113] Roll of Victorian voters at the Federal Referendum 1899.

    4. [S80] Death Index Victoria 1921-1985, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1929/10184.

    5. [S81] Probate Index, Victoria 1970-1992, (Melbourne, Macbeth Genealogical Books, 1992), Series 231, record # 652.

    6. [S342] National Library of Australia, Australian Newspapers, 1929 'Advertising', The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), 27 August, p. 1. , viewed 17 Mar 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204101698.

    7. [S9] Federation Index Victoria 1889-1901, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1997), 1891/103.

    8. [S10] Family Bible of James and Annie Colston, 18 Feb 1891.