William Coggin Cato

#215, b. 21 September 1853, d. 10 July 1936

Individual's Timeline

Birth21 September 1853William Coggin Cato1
Christening27 November 1853William Coggin Cato2
Marriage17 April 1879William Coggin Cato3,4,5
Death of Father7 October 1894William Cato6
Marriage of Son14 October 1908William Stanley Cato7
Marriage of Son31 August 1910Raymond Herbert Cato8
Death of Mother23 April 1912Rosetta Coggin9
Death10 July 1936William Coggin Cato

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was an Accountant.
  • Will: William Coggin Cato left a will in 1936 in Tasmania, Australia.11
Some aspects of William Coggin Cato's life. A letter from Stan CATO says - William my father was accountant Lands & Forestry Dept. He built a home at Kangaroo valley (now Lenah Valley) "Malvern"and planted an orchard (now alas building sections)
The orchard was a model. I have known agents from Sydney who bought crops on the trees to give Dad 1/- case above market rate.
He sent four sons to Secondary School and the highest salary he touched was 190. After 39 years service he got six months leave but no pension.12

Voter Enrolements

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Even though William Coggin is still alive, he does not appear on the voter rolls in Australia?.

Children of William Coggin Cato and Caroline Murrell

Citations

  1. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: WILLIAM COGGINS
    Event: Birth
    Father/Spouse Surname: WILLIAM
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: COGGINS ROSETTA
    Day: 21
    Month: 9
    Year: 1853
    Age:
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 360/1853
    Reference: RGD 33.
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), ancestral file.
  3. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: William Coggin
    Event: M
    Spouse Surname/Father: MURRELL
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Caroline
    Age:
    Sex: M
    Birth Place: TASMANIA
    Death Place:
    Year: 1879
    Reg Number: 1702.
  4. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1879/1702.
  5. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "W C Cato
    Spouse Name:      Carrie Murrell
    Marriage Date:      17 Apr 1879
    Details:      eldest son of W
    Spouse Details:      eldest daughter of W L
    Other Details:      Williamstown, Victoria
    Gender:      Male
    Publication Date:      12 May 1879."
  6. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: WILLIAM
    Event: Death
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Day: 07
    Month: 10
    Year: 1894
    Age: 75
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 1376/1894
    Reference: RGD 35.
  7. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "William Stanley Cato
    Spouse Name:      May Prentis
    Marriage Date:      14 Oct 1908
    Other Details:      New Zealand
    Gender:      Male
    Publication Date:      4 Nov 1908."
  8. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "     Raymond Herbert Cato
    Spouse Name:      Mabel Edmonds Pearce
    Marriage Date:      31 Aug 1910
    Other Details:      Adelaide
    Gender:      Male
    Publication Date:      15 Oct 1910."
  9. Rosetta Cato, Deat certificate for Rosetta Cato.
  10. Tas cemeteries database, online http://eheritage.statelibrary.tas.gov.au
  11. Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online http://digital.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, CatoWilliam Coggin1936AD960/60 638 21353.
  12. Letter, W S (Stan) CATO to Oscar Herbert Cato GREEN, 15/7/1948.
  13. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au