Edward Samuel Cato

#504, b. 26 May 1890, d. 17 November 1941

Individual's Timeline

Birth26 May 1890Edward Samuel Cato1
Marriage5 July 1916Edward Samuel Cato
Death of Father11 September 1930Albert Cox Cato2
Death of Mother15 June 1931Caroline Louise Morgan
Death17 November 1941Edward Samuel Cato

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Edward was a cashier.4
  • Will: Edward Samuel Cato left a will in 1942 in Tasmania, Australia.5

Military Career

Records show that Edward Samuel Cato served in the armed forces. 26919 gunner 15th F.A.B. left Australia 31/1/1916, returned 12/3/1918.6

Voter Enrolements


  • 1940-1944, Was mentioned in this doc which is now in the Archives of Australia - [Roll of Honour Circulars 1940-1944 - supplementary series - Edward Samuel CATO; Leonard Frederick CATO; John Caulfield; George CAVILL]8

Family of Edward Samuel Cato and Lydia Mary McDevitt


  1. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: EDWARD SAMUEL
    Event: Birth
    Father/Spouse Surname: ALBERT COX
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: MORGAN CAROLINE LOUISE
    Day: 26
    Month: 5
    Year: 1890
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: LAUNCESTON
    Registration Number: 352/1890
    Reference: RGD 33.
  2. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: Albert Cox
    Event: D
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Date: 1930-09-11
    Sex: M
    Place: 10 Margaret St SANDY BAY
    Registration Year: 1930
    Registration Number: 1726.
  3. Tas cemeteries database, online http://eheritage.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, CATO      Edward Samuel      50      Burial      18-Nov-1941      SANDY BAY.
  4. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "voter lists victoria."
  5. Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online http://digital.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, Cato Edward Samuel 1942 AD960/66 699 24830.
  6. Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, online http://www.awm.gov.au
  7. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au
  8. Australian War Memorial Archives, online http://www.awm.gov.au, Series number
    AWM164      Control symbol