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Samuel Maxwell, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1847
Perth and Kinross, Scotland
Death: Jul. 6, 1889
Queensland, Australia

Samuel was born in Tulliallan, Perthshire, before it was annexed into Fife about 1891.

He was a ship's carpenter and spent much of his married life at sea. In 1883 a ship's manifest shows Catherine, who had been living with her parents, sailing to Sydney, Australia, with their three children.

Evidently they lived in Fiji for several years where the three youngest were born. The family then settled in Brisbane, Queensland, where Samuel, Catherine and daughter Helen died young.

Additional children include:

George Maxwell 1877 1931
Samuel Maxwell Jr 1884 1937
Walter Maxwell 1886 1965
Gerald Vernon Maxwell 1887
Family links: 
  Catherine Dryburgh Maxwell (1851 - 1892)*
  William Maxwell (1873 - 1909)*
  Helen Maxwell (1879 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship

In Memorium
SAMUEL 1847 - 1889
HELEN Their Daughter 1879 - 1895
All Born
Kincardine-On-Forth Scotland

Toowong Cemetery
Brisbane City
Queensland, Australia
Plot: Portion 18, Section 28, Grave 24
Created by: Fay Carmichael
Record added: Aug 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75362922
Samuel Maxwell, Sr
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Samuel Maxwell, Sr
Added by: Jennifer Beahan
Samuel Maxwell, Sr
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for Samuel
- Fay Carmichael
 Added: Aug. 23, 2011

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