James MacIntosh Colbert

(6 August 1902 - 23 March 1986)
James MacIntosh Colbert (1902-1986)
     James MacIntosh Colbert was commonly known as Jim. He was born on 6 August 1902 in Maryborough, Victoria. He was the son of Edward Michael Colbert and Margaret Robertson.
     James was registered at Brunswick South, on the 1924 electoral roll.
     James was registered as James McIntosh, baker at 9 Roosevelt St, Coburg, on the between 1924 and 1936 electoral roll. James was a baker.
     James MacIntosh Colbert married Marie Josephine Smith in 1935.
     James MacIntosh Colbert lived at 9 Roosevelt Street, North Coburg, until about 1980.
     James died on 23 March 1986 in Kulki House, 14 The Grove, Coburg, Victoria, aged 83. He was buried on 26 March 1986 in New Melbourne General Cemetery, Fawkner.
     His will was proved on 26 June 1986. Retired baker of North Coburg.

Children of James MacIntosh Colbert and Marie Josephine Smith

Edward John Colbert

(21 June 1904 - 10 March 1978)
Edward John 'Ted" Colbert (1904-1978)
     Edward John Colbert was commonly known as Ted. He was born on 21 June 1904 in Leongatha, Victoria. He was the son of Edward Michael Colbert and Margaret Robertson.
     Ted Colbert married Cora Nina Goding in 1930 in Victoria. They had no issue..
     Edward and Cora were registered as a bootmaker and milliner at 105 Lygon St, Carlton, on the 1931 electoral roll. Edward John Colbert was listed in a directory dated 1931 as E J Colbert, boot repairer at 105 Lygon Street, Brunswick. He also resided at Mitchell Street, Brunswick.
     Edward and Cora were registered at Bair St, Leongatha, on the 1936 electoral roll. Edward John Colbert was listed in a directory dated 1937 as a boot maker at Leongatha. Ted had two shops at Tankerville Arms Hotel, Fitzroy - library and shoe repair (knew Squizzy Taylor). Another shop was in Lygon Street, East Brunswick with Bill Hoy. Two shops were at Weston Street, Brunswick near the Quarry Hotel. He also worked at Bair St, Leongatha and lived behind the shop.
     Edward John Colbert lived at 24 Crown Street, Richmond.
     Edward died on 10 March 1978 in St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, aged 73. He was cremated on 14 March 1978 in Fawkner.
     His will was proved on 5 July 1978. Edward James! Colbert, retired of Richmond.

Cora Nina Goding

     Cora Nina Goding married Ted Colbert, son of Edward Michael Colbert and Margaret Robertson, in 1930 in Victoria. They had no issue..
     Cora and Edward were registered as a bootmaker and milliner at 105 Lygon St, Carlton, on the 1931 electoral roll.
     Cora and Edward were registered at Bair St, Leongatha, on the 1936 electoral roll.
     She may have moved to the UK.