James Dempster Robertson

(before 1799 - )
     James Dempster Robertson was born before 1799. He was the son of Capt George Robertson and Elizabeth Dempster.
     James Dempster Robertson and Elizabeth Dempster and George Robertson were beneficiaries in Capt George Robertson's will dated 7 March 1799 in West Indies.
     In Timothy Smith's will dated March 1814 in 'White House', Mitcham, Surrey, James Dempster Robertson was named as heir.
     James resided at Demerara, Guyana, 1821.
     In Elizabeth Dempster's will dated 12 November 1821 in Mitcham, James Dempster Robertson was named as heir.

James Gordon Robertson

(circa 1926 - 18 December 1961)
     James Gordon Robertson was born circa 1926.
James Gordon Robertson married Elise Fitzpatrick, daughter of Samuel Charles Fitzpatrick and Moree Isobel Maude Refshauge, on 6 August 1951 in Victoria.
     James died on 18 December 1961 in Hamilton, Victoria.

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 1924 on the electoral roll 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.

Jane Robertson

(circa 1768 - )
     Jane Robertson married John MacPherson, son of Angus MacPherson and Ann Stewart. Jane Robertson was born circa 1768 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland.
     Jane Robertson and John MacPherson were recorded on the 1851 census in Claggan, Inveravon, Banffshire. John McPherson, head, married, aged 80, crofter, born Kirkmichael, Jane Robertson, wife, 81, born Kirkmichael, William McPherson, crofter's son unmarried 47, born Inveravon, Mary unmarried, employed at home, aged 24, born Inverness, Ball ...?, John McPherson, son aged 10 scholar, born Edinburgh, Jane Leslie, nephew [sic], aged 11 female, scholar, born Inveravon.

Children of Jane Robertson and John MacPherson

Jane or Jean Robertson

(1866 - 31 August 1933)
     Jane or Jean Robertson was also known as Jennie in records. She was born in 1866 in Maryborough, Victoria. She was the daughter of Duncan Robertson and Isabella Sinclair.
     Jane or Jean Robertson and Duncan Robertson, Robert Robertson, Gilbert Robertson, David Alexander Armstrong Robertson, Isabella Robertson and Elizabeth May Robertson were beneficiaries in Duncan Robertson's will dated 5 March 1907 in Victoria.
     Jane died on 31 August 1933 in Maryborough, Victoria. She was a spinster and lived with her sister Elizabeth Stanley at 76 Gillies Rd, Maryborough. She was buried in Maryborough.

Janet Robertson

(circa 1810 - )
     Janet Robertson was born circa 1810 in Perthshire, Scotland. Her relationship to John is not proven. She was the daughter of John Robertson.
Janet Robertson married Malcolm MacLaren after 27 January 1833 in Port of Menteith, Perthshire, Scotland. They paid 5/3 for proclamation of banns, Jan 27..

Jeanie Robertson

(say 1854 - after 1912)
     Jeanie Robertson married Andrew Ramsay. Note that a Jeanie Robertson died aged 21 in 1871 at Port Of Menteith. Jeanie Robertson was born say 1854. She is not listed with her family in the 1861 census index. She was the daughter of John Robertson and Helen MacGregor.
     Jeanie died after 1912 in Buchlyvie, Drymen & Kippen, Perth/Stirlingshire, Scotland.

Jessie Robertson

(1888 - 1974)
     Jessie Robertson was born in 1888 in Barwon, Victoria. She was the daughter of Gilbert Robertson and Mary Ann Goodlet.
She is possibly the Jessie Robertson who was admitted to Maryborough Hospital on 14 Jan/June 1905 aged 8.
Jessie Robertson married Percival Richard Bailey in 1911 in Ballarat East, Victoria.
     Jessie died in 1974 in Ballarat, Victoria.

Children of Jessie Robertson and Percival Richard Bailey

Johanna Alice Johnston Robertson

(7 June 1902 - March 1987)
     Johanna Alice Johnston Robertson was born on 7 June 1902 in Victoria, Australia.
Johanna Alice Johnston Robertson married Alexander Lancelot Hitchins in 1922.
Johanna Alice Johnston Robertson married Francis Roy Glover, son of Alexander George Glover and Ellen Elizabeth Fox, on 3 November 1951 in the Church of England, Sale, Victoria.
     Johanna died in March 1987 in Sale, Victoria, aged 84.

John Robertson

(circa 1802 - 23 March 1884)
     John Robertson was born circa 1802 in Perth, Perthshire. If aged 82 at death in March 1884 he would have been born before March 1802. He was the son of John Robertson.
John Robertson married Elisabeth MacIntosh, daughter of John MacIntosh and Elisabeth Anderson, on 18 March 1829 in Port of Menteith, Perthshire, Scotland.
     John Robertson and Elisabeth MacIntosh were recorded on the 1841 census in Colleymun Moss settlers, Port of Menteith. John Robertson, aged 35, Elizabeth aged 40, John 10, James 8, Peter 5, Duncan 2, all born in the county. In the next household in the same dwelling were Elizabeth McIntosh aged 12, female servant [presumably their pre-nuptial daughter], and David McIntosh aged 40, ag. labourer, aged 40, both also born in the county. In addition there was Duncan McDonald, aged 50, ag. labourer, not born in the county.
In the Porth of Menteith Kirk Sessions accounts for 15 Sep 1851: Bed for John Robertson 5/6; Oct 13 for John Robertson 2/6. He has not been found in the 1861 census.
     John Robertson and Elisabeth MacIntosh were recorded on the 1851 census in Culnamon of Cardross, Port of Menteith, Perthshire. John Robertson, a farmer of 6 acres, was aged 47, born Perth, his wife Elisabeth 52, born Kenmore, and children Elisabeth 21, Peter 14, Duncan 12 and Jane, a grandchild aged 4 months. Their son James was at nearby farm as 17 year old farm servant. John Robertson was the informant at the death of Elisabeth MacIntosh, on 13 November 1859.
     John Robertson was recorded on the 1871 census in Calziemoon Moss cottries, Port of Menteith, Perthshire, Scotland. Cardross Port ... Calziemoon moss cottries for mare families, Hilton Farm ... Cottrie #15: John Robertson, head, widower aged 67, farmer of 4.5 acres arable, born at Perth, Perthshire, with Mary Stewart, unmarried servant, aged 45, housekeeper, born at Callender. He was listed as John Robertson's father in the 1881 census in Collymoon, Port of Menteith. John Robertson, head, married, aged 49, general labourer, born Pt of Menteith (the house had 4 rooms with one or more windows), Hellen his wife, 49, born Kippen, Stirling; Mary A daughter 12, born Kippen, Sarah daughter 7, born Pt of Menteith; sons Alexander 5 & William 3 both born Pt of Menteith; John his father, widower aged 78, formerly general labourer, born Perth, Perthshire.
     John died on 23 March 1884 in Collymoon, Port of Menteith, Perthshire. He was desccribed as a crofter aged 82, son of John Robertson, shepherd.

Children of John Robertson and Elisabeth MacIntosh

John Robertson

(8 August 1831 - 8 September 1919)
     John Robertson was born on 8 August 1831 in Cardross, Port of Menteith, Perthshire, Scotland. He was the son of John Robertson and Elisabeth MacIntosh.
     John Robertson appeared on the 1841 census in the household of John Robertson and Elisabeth MacIntosh in Colleymun Moss settlers, Port of Menteith.
John Robertson married Helen MacGregor on 19 November 1853 in Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland. However their children's birth records consistently state the 23 November at Glasgow, but there is no sign of this entry.
     John Robertson and Helen MacGregor were recorded on the 1861 census in Kilmadock, Perthshire. The 1861 census index lists John Robertson aged 29, born Port of Monteath, Helen 25 born St Ninians, John 7 born Glasgow, Charles 5 born Glasgow & Isabella 2 born Port of Monteath.
     John Robertson and Helen MacGregor were recorded on the 1881 census in Collymoon, Port of Menteith. John Robertson, head, married, aged 49, general labourer, born Pt of Menteith (the house had 4 rooms with one or more windows), Hellen his wife, 49, born Kippen, Stirling; Mary A daughter 12, born Kippen, Sarah daughter 7, born Pt of Menteith; sons Alexander 5 & William 3 both born Pt of Menteith; John his father, widower aged 78, formerly general labourer, born Perth, Perthshire.
     John Robertson and Helen MacGregor were recorded on the 1891 census in Collymoon, Port of Menteith, Perthshire, Scotland. In a croft with 5 windowed rooms on the night of the census were John Robertson, head, married, aged 60 crofter, employer, born at Pt of Menteith, his wife Helen aged 55, born St Ninians; Annie Ramsay their married daughter & visitor, 22, born Kippen, their son William Roberton, aged 13 plus three boarders who were lunatics..
     John Robertson and Helen MacGregor were recorded on the 1901 census in Collymoon Croft, Port of Menteith, Perthshire. John Robertson, 71, crofter, wife Helen 67, born Cambusbarrow, Stirlingshire, with 2 boarders from Glasgow.
     John died of senile decay on 8 September 1919 in Port of Menteith, Perthshire, aged 88. His obituary in the Stirling Observer stated: The late Mr John Robertson. The death of Mr John Robertson, farmer, Collymoon, which took place on Monday last week, removes one of the oldest residenters from the district. Mr Robertson, who had reached the age of 90 years was a native of the Port, and succeeded his father on the farm of which the deceased and his forebears were tenants on the Cardross Estate for a long period. Collymoon farm is adjacent to the Moss, and Mr Robertson did a good deal in the casting of peats which he supplied in the district & also forwarded to the distilleries where they were largely used. Deceased was an industrious, hard working man & highly esteemed. He was predeceased by his wife some years ago, and is survived by a grown up family. He was buried after 8 September 1919 in Port of Menteith. There is a monumental inscription Port of Menteith churchyard overlooking the lake. In Loving Memory of John Robertson who died at Collymoon 8 Sep 1919 aged 90 years and Helen McGregor his wife died 30 July 1916 aged 84 years. Also their children James 1 year, Helen 5 years. Also their grandson Pte David McKay 16th Royal Warwickshires, killed in action 27 Sep 1918 aged 19 years.
     His will was proved on 28 October 1919 at Perth. John Robertson, Collymoon, Port of Monteith, Perthshire, died 8 Sep 1919 at same place, testate. Confirmation granted at Dunblane, 20 Oct to Maryann Robertson or Ramsay, wife of John Ramsay, joiner, Bridge of Allan, and Elizabeth Robertson or Mackay, wife of Hector McKay, Collymoon afsd, executrices nominated in will or deed, dated 3 May 1912, and recorded in Court books of Commissariot of Perth 9 Oct 1919. Value of Estate £523/4/6. [Calendar of confirmations and inventories of the several commissariots of Scotland, 1919].
     At Dunblane 9 Oct 1919.... John Robertson and spouse along with an inventory of the personal estate of the said John R were presented by James C Muirhead, solicitor Stirling. We, Jon Robertosn, Collymoon Port-of-Mentieth & Mrs Helen MacGregor or Robertson his wife for the love, favour and affection which we bear towards each other and for the settlement of the succession to our respective means and estate in order to prevent all disputes after our deaths have agreed to grant these present in manner underwritten : that is to say :- I the said John Robertson do hereby give grant assign and dispone to and in favour of the said Mrs Helen MacGregor or Robertson in case she shall survive me whom failing to Charles Robertson presently residing at East Woodburn, Northumberland, Alexander Robertson, blacksmith, 103 Brighton St, Govan, William Robertson joiner, Cosy Cottage, Bridge-of-Allan, Mrs Isabella Robertson or Bowden, wife of David Bowden, 12 Mill Street, Dunfermline, Mrs Elizabeth Robertson or MacKay, wife of Hector MacKay, Collymoon, Port of Menteith, Mrs Mary Ann Robertson or Ramsay wife of John Robertson, joiner, Bridge-of-Allan, Mrs Jeanie Robertson or Ramsay, wife of Andrew Ramsay, linesman, Buchlyvie, Mrs Sarah or Ramsay, wife of James R, engine driver, Fort William, equally between them share and share alike ... and the heirs executors and assignees whomsoever all and sundry ... I the said Mrs Helen MacGregor or Robertson do hereby give grant etc. to John Robertson in case he shall survive whom failing to above ... on the death of the survivor of us we nominate Mrs Mary Ann Robertson or Ramsay & Mrs Eliz Robertson or MacKay ... dated 3 May 1912 ... Inventory : Mary Ann Ramsay of the moveable or personal estate or effects ... of the late John Robertson ... Credit Stirling Savings Bank 200/0/0, interest 3/15/0, on deposit Clydesdale Bank, Stirling 319/0/0, interest 2/-, 1 week old age pension 7/6, total 523/4/6. 13 Sep 1919. ... Helen MacGregor or Robertson his wife who predeceased testator dated 3 May 1912 ...

Children of John Robertson and Helen MacGregor

John Robertson

(20 December 1859 - 24 April 1903)
     John Robertson was born on 20 December 1859 in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was the son of Duncan Robertson and Isabella Sinclair.
John Robertson married Josephine Tuckett in 1889 in Victoria.
     John died on 24 April 1903 in Maryborough, Victoria, Australia, aged 43. He was buried in the Presbyterian section, Maryborough.
     His will was proved on 15 July 1903 at Victoria.

Children of John Robertson and Josephine Tuckett

John Robertson

(1870 - 17 February 1893)
     John Robertson was born in 1870 in Maryborough, Victoria. He was the son of James Robertson and Mary Ann MacPherson. John Robertson was admitted to the hospital, Maryborough, on 25 December 1879. On admission he was aged 9, of Maryborough, Presbyterian, accident, native of Bet Bet.
     John died on 17 February 1893 in the hospital, Maryborough, Victoria. He was admitted to Maryborough Hospital on the 13th and described as aged 22, labourer of Maryborough, native of Wareek. He was buried after 17 February 1893 in grave no. 1948, Maryborough.

John Robertson

(before 1785 - )
     John Robertson was born before 1785 in Scotland. John was a shepherd. Was a shepherd.

Children of John Robertson

John Robertson

(3 February 1854 - )
     John Robertson was born on 3 February 1854 in 13 William St, Coweaddens, Barony (Glasgow), Lanarkshire. He was the son of John Robertson and Helen MacGregor. John, Charles and Isabel were listed as the children of John Robertson in the 1861 census in Kilmadock, Perthshire.

John Robertson

(circa 1806 - 14 July 1886)
     John Robertson was born circa 1806. He was the son of Peter Robertson, labourer (deceased at his death), mother unknown. The informant was his emplpyer HA Graham Sheppard.
     John died on 14 July 1886 in New Grahamston, Port of Menteith, Perthshire.

Josephine Florri Robertson

(1893 - 1977)
     Josephine Florri Robertson was born in 1893 in Seymour, Victoria. She was the daughter of John Robertson and Josephine Tuckett.
     Josephine died in 1977 in Donvale, Victoria.

Kevin Norman Robertson

(circa 1926 - 1978)
     Kevin Norman Robertson was born circa 1926 in Victoria. He was the son of David Norman Robertson and Pearl Wright.
     Kevin died in 1978 in Bet Bet, Victoria.

Lennard (Leonard?) George Robertson

(1935 - 1954)
     Lennard (Leonard?) George Robertson was born in 1935 in Victoria. He was the son of Frank Robertson and Agnes Victoria Anderson.
     Lennard died in 1954 in Victoria.

Lily Robertson

(1893 - 1978)
     Lily Robertson was born in 1893 in Clunes, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Robertson and Margaret Ann Buchanan.
Lily Robertson married Kenneth MacKenzie in 1928.
     Lily died in 1978 in Geelong, Victoria.

Lorna Robertson

(1914 - 1916)
     Lorna Robertson was born in 1914 in Maryborough, Victoria. She was the daughter of Robert Robertson and Emma Pyke.
     Lorna died in 1916 in Maryborough, Victoria.

Mabel Emma Robertson

(1895 - 9 October 1970)
     Mabel Emma Robertson was born in 1895 in Maryborough, Victoria. She was the daughter of Robert Robertson and Emma Pyke.
Mabel Emma Robertson married Charles Rowe in 1917 in Maryborough, Victoria.
     Mabel died on 9 October 1970. Died October 19, 1961 according to Julie Meyers..

Children of Mabel Emma Robertson and Charles Rowe

Margaret Robertson

(23 April 1878 - 24 March 1937)
     Margaret Robertson was commonly known as Maggie. She was born on 23 April 1878 in Wareek, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Robertson and Mary Ann MacPherson. Margaret Robertson was admitted to the Hospital, Maryborough, on 4 April 1899. She was aged 20, as a domestic of Carisbrook, single, Presbyterian, native of Wareek.
Margaret Robertson married Edward Michael Colbert, son of Edward Colbert and Mary Hagan, on 29 March 1902 in Christ Church (Anglican), Maryborough, Victoria. They were both of Maryborough, he described himself as a miner aged 23. She was aged 24 and occupied in domestic duties. The witnesses were Robert Dean and Martha Robertson..
     Margaret and Edward were registered at Maryborough, Laanecoorie district, on the electoral rolls between 1903 and 1909l.
     Margaret and Edward were registered as Edward Michael & Margaret Colbert, carrier & labourer at Leongatha on the electoral rolls between 1908 and 1914l.
     Margaret and Edward were registered as a labourer & home duties at Maryborough on the electoral rolls between 1919 and 1921l. They were still registered at Leongatha in 1917.
     Margaret and Edward were registered as Edward Michael, labourer, Margaret, home duties, James McIntosh, baker, Edward John, boot repairer at 8-10 Johnston St, Fitzroy, Victoria, on the electoral rolls between 1926 and 1928l. In 1927 they were at no. 72.
     Margaret and Edward were registered as Edward Michael Colbert at 9 Roosevelt Street, Coburg, on the electoral rolls between 1931 and 1937l. He was also listed in the 1931 Sands & McDougal directory for that year.
     Margaret was registered as Margaret Colbert, home duties at Coburg on the 1931 electoral roll.
     Margaret died by suicide on 24 March 1937 in 17 Molesworth Street, Coburg, aged 58. The Age 30 March 1937 announced: Edward Colbert and family desire to thank all kind friends and relations for floral tributes, letters, cards and telegrams and personal expressions in the sad loss of our dear wife and mother. Will all accept this as a personal expression of our gratitude. 17 Molesworth St, Coburg. She was buried on 25 March 1937 in New Melbourne General cemetery, Fawkner. A coroner's inquest was held regarding her death on 27 April 1937 in Melbourne. She died from the effects of poisoning by a coal tar corrosive such as Lysol wilfully administered by herself the same day.

Children of Margaret Robertson and Edward Michael Colbert

Margaret Robertson

(1890 - )
     Margaret Robertson was born in 1890 in Clunes, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Robertson and Margaret Ann Buchanan.

Martha Robertson

(1882 - 1950)
     Martha Robertson was born in 1882 in Maryborough, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Robertson and Mary Ann MacPherson. Martha Robertson was admitted to the hospital, Maryborough, Victoria, on 11 January 1898. Martha Robertson was admitted aged 15, domestic, native of Maryborough, Presbyterian.
Martha Robertson witnessed Edward Michael Colbert and Margaret Robertson's wedding on 29 March 1902 in Christ Church (Anglican), Maryborough, Victoria.
Martha Robertson married Eugene James Hoey in 1907 in Victoria.
     Martha died in 1950 in Port Fairy, Victoria.

Children of Martha Robertson and Eugene James Hoey

Mary Robertson

(circa 1808 - )
     Mary Robertson was born circa 1808 in Perthshire, Scotland. Relationship to John not proven. She was the daughter of John Robertson.
Mary Robertson married Duncan Cameron after 11 November 1827 in Port of Menteith, Perthshire, Scotland. Proclamation of banns Nov 11, paying 2/6..

Mary Ann Robertson

(circa 1869 - after 1919)
     Mary Ann Robertson was commonly known as Annie? She was born circa 1869 in Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland. She was the daughter of John Robertson and Helen MacGregor.
Mary Ann Robertson married John Ramsay on 12 December 1889 in Collymoon, Port of Menteith, Perthshire.
     Mary died after 1919 in 7 Inverallan Buildings, Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

Child of Mary Ann Robertson and John Ramsay

Mary Ellen Robertson

(13 January 1901 - )
     Mary Ellen Robertson was born on 13 January 1901 in Shawnigan, British Columbia. She was the third child. She was the daughter of Henry Vincent Robertson and Rebecca Cecilia Handy.

Mary Jane Robertson

(before March 1874 - 22 July 1934)
     Mary Jane Robertson was born before March 1874 in Maryborough, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Robertson and Mary Ann MacPherson. Mary Jane Robertson was admitted to the hospital, Maryborough, Victoria, on 3 November 1891. Mary Jane Robertson was aged 18, domestic servant of Bowenvale, Presbyterian, native of Charlotte Plains.
Mary Jane Robertson married John Colbert, son of Edward Colbert and Mary Hagan, in 1895 in Victoria. They later separated and he had another family in Queensland or New Guinea. Mary Jane Robertson was admitted to Maryborough, Victoria, on 26 March 1903. She was a aged 29, home duties, married of Carisbrook, Presbyterian, native of Victoria.
     Mary and John were registered as John Colbert, miner & Mary Jane, home duties at McCallum St, Carisbrook, on the 1909 electoral roll.
     Mary was registered at Carisbrook on the between 1909 and 1919 electoral roll.
     Mary and John were registered as John Colbert, miner & Mary Jane at McCallum Street, Carisbrook, Victoria, on the 1912 electoral roll.
     Mary resided at Carisbrook, July 1915.
     Mary was registered as Mary Jane Colbert, home duties at Carisbrook on the 1919 electoral roll.
     Mary resided at Ragland St, Maryborough, September 1921.
     Mary resided at Violet Hill, Carisbrook, 1930?. She was granted a pension of £1 per fortnight for each of her late sons.
     Mary died on 22 July 1934 in Richmond, Victoria. COLBERT.- In loving memory of our dear mother, who passed away 22nd July. 1934. (Inserted by her loving children: Jock, Michael, Charles, Pat, Eileen and Lylla). She was buried on 24 July 1934 in New Melbourne cemetery, Fawkner.

Children of Mary Jane Robertson and John Colbert

Maude Robertson

     Maude Robertson was the daughter of Henry Vincent Robertson and Rebecca Cecilia Handy.