Mosman July 1961
This page is the introduction to the charts of my parents.
Parents of Grahame Robert Thom
1.1 Robert Alexander Thom (known as Bob)
born 9 June 1916, Campsie, Sydney, NSW
married 6 January 1940 Crows Nest, Sydney NSW, Lillian Merle Lane
died 23 August 1985, Mosman, Sydney, NSW
grocer, tram conductor, shopkeeper, private hotel proprietor, clerk/storeman
1.2 Lillian Merle Lane (known as Merle)
born 4 February 1918, Annandale, Sydney, NSW
second marriage September 1969, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, Alexander Gibson who died 13 September 1969, St Leonards, NSW
third marriage March 1972, Chatswood, Sydney, NSW, Hedley William Hunter
after divorcing Hedley Hunter in June 1982 used surname Gibson
died 22 October 2005, Brisbane, Queensland
Click on links below to see the extended charts.
Over the years I have compiled several indexes and to enable others to benefit by seeing these indexes I have included them on my web sit; click on link below to see
Convict Ships to Australia – Medical Journals
Emigrant Ships to Australasia 1825 – 1853
Article on Chelsea Pensioners in Australia
Click on link below to see an interesting photo I took while on holidays in March 2010. We visited the small town of Akaroa east of Christchurh, and there found a cemetery where the early French settlers who established the town are buried.
Click on the link below to see an article that outlines my interest in family history.