Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Trove Tuesday: Dr Robert Thomas Auld

Looking for a post for this weeks Trove Tuesday, I came across the death notice of Dr. Robert Thomas Auld that was printed in the Clarence and Richmond Examiner and New England Advertiser:

Source: Family Notices. (1883, December 11). Clarence and Richmond Examiner and New England Advertiser (Grafton, NSW : 1859 - 1889), p. 2. Retrieved October 22, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article62141447

Further searching revealed a short obituary that appeared in The Queenslander on 29 December 1883:

Source: Country News. (1883, December 29). The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939), p. 1030.
Retrieved October 22, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article19795445

Robert Thomas Auld married Mary Webb Clarke in May 1851:

Source: Family Notices. (1851, May 3). Bathurst Free Press (NSW : 1849 - 1851), p. 5.
Retrieved October 22, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article62215138

The death for Mary Auld was recorded in The Sydney Morning Herald in April 1907:

Source: Family Notices. (1907, April 30). The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), p. 6.
Retrieved October 22, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article14832824