Leith Sunderland Cato

#31013, b. 15 September 1890

Individual's Timeline

Birth15 September 1890Leith Sunderland Cato1,2
Birth1897Leith Sunderland Cato
Marriage6 January 1918Leith Sunderland Cato3
Probate2 March 1935William Sidebottom4

Primary events

  • Birth: Leith Sunderland Cato was born on 15 September 1890 in Tasmania, Australia.1,2
  • Birth: He was born in 1897 in Australia as per his marriage license.
  • Marriage: He married Aline Gertrude Harris, daughter of John O Harris and Ida Worthy, on Sunday, 6 January 1918 in York, Ontario, Canada, when they were 27 years, 3 months and 22 days ~&~ 24 years old. by License.3
  • (beneficiary) Probate: Leith Sunderland Cato was listed as a beneficiary in William Sidebottom's will on 2 March 1935; There was a court case relating to the Will. In court were representatives of James Roy SIDEBOTTOM, Maria Jane ROBSON, William Lemnal SIDEBOTTOM, Ronald Lavington CATO, Leith CATO and Victoria CATO and her infant children.4

Secondary circumstances

  • Anecdote: Leith claimed his father was dead when he married in 1918 in Canada.
  • Name Variation: He was also known as Sidney Leith Cato.
  • Immigration: In 13 January 1914Leith Sunderland Cato emigrated from Left from Sydney. Leith is 18 and may have been travelling with a Mr and Mrs Ma ROBSON. He is 58 and she is 38. He was born in Canada and she was born in Tasmania. on the Ship 'Makura' to Vancouver Canada.

Locus Operandi

Children of Leith Sunderland Cato and Aline Gertrude Harris


  1. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1890/580.
  2. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: SIDNEY LEITH
    Event: Birth
    Father/Spouse Surname: JULIAN HERBERT
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: SIDEBOTTOM MARIA
    Day: 15
    Month: 9
    Year: 1890
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: LAUNCESTON
    Registration Number: 580/1890
    Reference: RGD 33.
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     Leith Sunderland Cato
    Event Type:     Marriage
    Event Date:     06 Jan 1918
    Event Place:     Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
    Age:     21
    Birth Year (Estimated):     1897
    Father's Name:     Herbert Cato
    Mother's Name:     Myra Sidebottom
    Spouse's Name:     Aline Gertrude Harris
    Spouse's Age:     24
    Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):     1894
    Spouse's Father's Name:     John O Harris
    Spouse's Mother's Name:     Ida Worthy
    Page:     001062
    GS Film Number:     002148786
    Digital Folder Number:     005205866
    Image Number:     00135

    Citing this Record:
    "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/278P-7CC : accessed 19 Aug 2014), Leith Sunderland Cato and Aline Gertrude Harris, 06 Jan 1918; citing registration 001062, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 002148786.
  4. Trove Digitised Newspapers, Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Saturday 2 March 1935 p 7 Article.