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Thomas Parkinson Whitton

Thomas Parkinson Whitton

Male 1896 - 1947  (51 years)

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  • Name Thomas Parkinson Whitton 
    Born 29 Jun 1896  Brechin, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Aug 1947  Davilak Avenue, Hamilton Hill, Fremantle Western Australia buried Hamilton Hill Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3375  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father David Leighton Whitton,   b. 4 Aug 1846, Arbroath, Angus c 23-8 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1906, Infirmary Street, Brechin 275-65 buried 11-6 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ann Weir Hay,   b. 16 Nov 1857, 36 Carnie Street, Arbroath, Angus Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1905, Brechin, Forfarshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 19 Feb 1879  Marykirk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christina Janet Giles,   b. 1 Jan 1895,   d. 29 Jan 1980, 24 Outram Street West, Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1920  All Saints Church, Shooters Hill, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Christina Ann Hay Whitton,   b. 16 Mar 1921, Plumstead, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 2000, Nedlands, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     2. William Robert Thomas Whitton,   b. 15 Jan 1926, Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1982, Fremantle, Western Australia buried Hamilton Hill Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [natural]
     3. Kenneth Alexander Whitton,   b. 19 Apr 1930, Roeburn, Fremantle Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 2000, Nedlands, Western Australia buried Glenlough Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     4. Margaret Holly Whitton,   b. 28 Dec 1934, Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 2006, Murdoch, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F2020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1901 census at Bog of Kinbrocker, Brechin ref 275-17-003
      at 1911 census at Forfar ref 024-00-010

      Person: Thomas P WHITTON
      Date of departure: 23 June 1923 Port of departure: London
      Destination port: Australia Destination country: Australia
      Ship: LARGS BAY address 38 Cornwallis Road, St Johns Wood NW8 a Police Constable
      They lived on the Peel Estate for 2 years eventually settling in Hamilton Hill in 1933. Tom was a Counsellor of Fremantle Road Board.

      When enlsting in Australia in 1940 the records show that he was in RASC Overseas 1915-1919

      Service Record WW2
      Name WHITTON, THOMAS PARKINSON
      Service Australian Army Service Number W233902
      Date of Birth 30 Jun 1896 Place of Birth BRECHIN, SCOTLAND
      Date of Enlistment 1 Jul 1940 Locality on Enlistment HAMILTON HILL, WA
      Address Davilack Road, Hamilton Hill WA a Railway Foreman (Unemployed)
      Place of Enlistment FREMANTLE, WA Next of Kin WHITTON, CHRISTINA
      Date of Discharge 28 May 1945 Rank Sergeant
      Posting at Discharge 4 AUST MOVMENT CONTROL GP

      Military papers show that he changed his date of birth to the 30th June 1896!!! on 9-4-1945 by Statutory Declaration.

      In voters Roll Freemantle 1936