Arthur Smith

#123, (20 April 1894-after 19 March 1931)
FatherWalter Thomas Smith (16 May 1851-19 Mar 1930)
MotherLucy Deane (c 1859-May 1943)
ChartsDeane Family - descendants
Manthorpe Family - descendants
Read family - descendants
Smith family - descendants
The Smith Brothers; James at back, Ted (?) and Arthur (?) seated
     NOTE: The information on this page is my research to date and is subject to change as I become better informed. I very much welcome any corrections or additional info you might have - my email address is at the bottom of this page - Tim Hill.
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Arthur was born on Friday, 20 April 1894 at Yorketown, South Australia.1,2 He was the son of Walter Thomas Smith and Lucy Deane. He presumably lived with his parents at Cape Borda, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, in August 1898.3 Jim and his brothers Edward and Arthur had their photos taken together c1905. He presumably lived with his parents at Kongorong, South Australia, in August 1912.4 His brother Edward was a private with the AIF in France.5,2 News was received on Thursday, 17 May 1917 that his brother Edward was missing, and had been missing since 11th April.6,5,7 News was received on Wednesday, 20 June 1917 that his brother Edward was severely wounded and was a prisoner of war in Germany.6,5 News was received in February 1919 that his brother Edward had been returned to England.6,5

Arthur Smith married May (?)8 Arthur lived in March 1930 at the Adelaide suburb of Mile End.9

His father died 19 March 1930 at the age of 78. Arthur was aged 35 when this happened.8

Arthur died after 19 March 1931.8

His mother died May 1943 at the approximate age of 84. Arthur was aged 49 when this happened.

Timeline

DateEventPlace
Family
1894BirthYorketown, South Australia1,2
Marriage8
1930Residencethe Adelaide suburb of Mile End9
1931Death8

Family

May (?) (c 1895-)

Citations

  1. [S5] South Australia, Birth Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages Vol.540 p.483.
  2. [S1026] Manthorpe website (http://www.manthorpe.org.uk/modules/news/article.php).
  3. [S322] The Advertiser (Adelaide, South Australia), 1898 'CHURCH INTELLIGENCE.', The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), 17 August, p. 6. , viewed 03 Feb 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article29415708
  4. [S458] The Register (Adelaide), 1912 'Family Notices', The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), 11 September, p. 10. , viewed 07 Jan 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article58596616
  5. [S1058] The Border Watch, 1917 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCES.', Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954), 23 June, p. 5. , viewed 06 Jan 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article77665997
  6. [S458] The Register (Adelaide), 1917 'BIOGRAPHICAL.', The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929), 25 June, p. 6. , viewed 07 Jan 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article59138102
  7. [S1058] The Border Watch, 1917 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCES.', Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954), 23 May, p. 4. , viewed 07 Jan 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article77665138
  8. [S489] The Advertiser and Register (Adelaide, South Australia), 19 Mar 1931 p.8.
  9. [S322] The Advertiser (Adelaide, South Australia), Obituary, 31 March 1930 p.9.