James MacPherson Robertson

(1885 - 1963)
     James MacPherson Robertson was born in 1885 in Maryborough, Victoria. He was the son of James Robertson and Mary Ann MacPherson. James MacPherson Robertson was admitted to Maryborough, Victoria, on 8 February 1898 aged 12, of Maryborough, native of Maryboro. James Robertson aged 12, student of Maryboorugh was admitted to the Maryborough Hospital. He was a Presbyterian, 12 years in the colony - native of Maryborough and his disease was cured. He was admitted to Maryborough, Victoria, on 1 May 1899 woodcutter, aged 14, accident. James Robertson, aged 14, woodcutter, was admitted to the Maryborough Hospital after an accident.
     James was a defendant in a court case from 1907 in Maryborough, Victoria.
     James was registered as James Robertson, miner at Tullaroop Rd, Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1912 electoral roll. He was registered as Mary Ann Robertson, home duties, Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer, james McPherson Robertson, labourer on the electoral roll dated between 1921 and 1922 at Victoria Pde, Maryborough, Victoria, with Mary Ann MacPherson. James MacPherson Robertson was registered as James McPherson Robertson, labourer & Mary Ann Robertson & Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer. on the electoral roll dated 1924 at McKean St, Maryborough, Victoria, with Mary Ann MacPherson. James MacPherson Robertson was listed in a directory dated 1925 as James Robertson, railway employee at Maryborough, Victoria.
     James was registered as James Robertson, labourer at Pekin Rd, Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1931 electoral roll.
     James and Paul were registered as Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer & James Robertson, labourer at Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1931 electoral roll.
     James and Paul were registered as James & Paul McPherson, labourers at Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1937 electoral roll.
     James MacPherson Robertson married (?) Unknown circa 1938?. She was a widow with several children inc. Marie & Max, they took his name. He was about 56 at the time..
     James died in 1963 in Avoca, Victoria.

Paul MacPherson Robertson

(1888 - 17 July 1962)
     Paul MacPherson Robertson was born in 1888 in Maryborough, Victoria. He was the son of James Robertson and Mary Ann MacPherson.
     In Paul MacPherson's will dated 24 September 1897 in Carisbrook, Victoria, Paul MacPherson Robertson was named as heir; Paul McPherson of Newmarket, near Carisbrook, farmer - ... Maryborough Benevolent Society £5, Victorian Alliance £10, unto my grandson Paul McPherson Robertson such of my deposit receipts in the London Bank of Australia Ltd, Maryborough, as may be current at the time of my decease together with such an amount out my person.... £50, unto my daughter Janet Balgowan Barr the sum of fifty pounds subject to ... by her husband Andrew Barr, Mrs Selina Earl of Maryborough, grocer..., unto my daughter Sarah Burns the sum of fifty pounds, my daughter Martha Jennings... grand-daughter Margaret McCulloch, grand-daughter Matilda McCulloch, niece Mary Harwood [Hurwood], son-in-law Henry Perryman, son Paul McPherson, son Peter McPherson, in equal proportions to my daughters Jane McCulloch and Mary Ann Robertson I devise all my real estate unto my son Peter McPherson and I hereby appoint Archibald McCrab of Deep Creek, (R McCulloch)?, my son Peter McPherson of Newmarket, farmer, executor... He was admitted to Maryborough, Victoria, on 19 January 1898 aged 10, native of Maryborough. Paul Robertson, aged 10, Presbyterian, native of Maryborough was admitted 19 January 1898 to Maryborough Hospital. He was admitted to Maryborough, on 14 September 1901 aged 13. He was admitted to Maryborough, on 2 August 1905 Paul Robinson, aged 18, labourer, native of Maryborough, Prebyterian.
     Paul was a defendant in a court case between 1914 to 1929 in Maryborough, Victoria. Paul McPherson Robertson was convicted of being drunk & disorderly on 11 Feb 1914, committing assault on 6 May 1924, committal?? on 31 March 1925, being drunk and disorderly on 8 Feb 1927, drunk & disorderly again on 7 September 1927 and having unlawful possession on 17 Dec 1929.
     Paul was registered as Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer at Victoria Pde, Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1919 electoral roll. He was registered as Mary Ann Robertson, home duties, Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer, james McPherson Robertson, labourer on the electoral roll dated between 1921 and 1922 at Maryborough, Victoria, with Mary Ann MacPherson. Paul MacPherson Robertson was registered as James McPherson Robertson, labourer & Mary Ann Robertson & Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer. on the electoral roll dated 1924 at McKean St, Maryborough, Victoria, with Mary Ann MacPherson. Paul was a farmer.
     Paul and James were registered as Paul McPherson Robertson, labourer & James Robertson, labourer at Pekin Rd, Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1931 electoral roll.
     Paul and James were registered as James & Paul McPherson, labourers at Tullaroop Rd, Maryborough, Victoria, on the 1937 electoral roll.
     Paul was registered at Port Fairy, Victoria, on the 1942 electoral roll.
     Paul was registered as Paul McPherson Robertson, nil occupation. at Avoca, Victoria, on the 1949 electoral roll.
     Paul died of prostate disease on 17 July 1962 in Maryborough, Victoria. He was buried in Maryborough. A coroner's inquest was held regarding his death on 14 August 1962. The verdict was prostatic hypertrophy, with uraemia secondary.