Name:-   Smith, Robert

Nationality:-    New Zealand

Age :-   29

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  31729

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  2nd Bn., Auckland Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force

Date of death:-   7th June 1917

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Messines Ridge Memorial (N.Z.), Belgium

Area of cemetery / memorial :-   

Family information:-    Son of Sim Smith and Catherine Jessie Lamond. 

At the time of Robertís death, his mother was living at 6, Leslie Street, Blairgowrie.

Extra information:-

1891 census

Kinpurine Farm, Newtyle, Forfarshire

Sim Smith, head, 34, farm grieve, b. Liff & Benvie, Forfarshire

Catherine Jessie Smith, wife, 28, b. Bendochy, Perthshire

Catherine Georgina Smith, daughter, 6, scholar, b. Auchterhouse, Forfarshire

Jeanine Smith, daughter, 5, scholar, b. Auchterhouse

Robert Smith, son, 3, b. Auchterhouse

Jamina Jessie Smith, 5 months, b. Auchterhouse

Jane Robertson, mother-in-law, 59, formally housekeeper domestic, b. Bendochy#

 

1901 Census

Blacklaw Old Farm House, Bendochy, Perthshire

Jessie Smith, head, 38, cattlemanís widow, b. Bendochy

Robert Smith, son, 13, scholar, b. Auchterhouse

Johanna Smith, daughter, 8, scholar, b. Newtyle, Forfarshire

Jeanie Smith, daughter, 5, b. Auchterhouse

Albert Smith, son, 3, b. Bendochy

Ellen Smith, daughter, 3 months, b. Bendochy

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