Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Robbie Cyril “Rob” GEARAge: 2619121938

Name
Robbie Cyril “Rob” GEAR
Given names
Robbie Cyril
Nickname
Rob
Surname
GEAR
Birth about 1912 36 28
Citation details: GEAR ROBBIE C 41193/1912 AMOS REBECCA A CESSNOCK
Birth of a brotherAllan Rayne GEAR
about 1914 (Age 2)
Citation details: GEAR ALLAN R 45401/1914 AMOS REBECCA A MORPETH
Birth of a brotherNeville Lance GEAR
about 1918 (Age 6)
Citation details: GEAR NEVILLE L 20580/1918 AMOS REBECCA A MORPETH
Marriage of a siblingRobert CROKERPearl Eileen GEARView this family
about 1929 (Age 17)
Citation details: 13547/1929 CROKER ROBERT GEAR PEARL CESSNOCK
Marriage of a siblingAllan Rayne GEARElsie May WALTONView this family
about 1936 (Age 24)
Citation details: 9765/1936 GEAR ALLAN RAYNE WALTON ELSIE MAY WEST MAITLAND
Marriage of a siblingHugh PEATEBeryl Vivian GEARView this family
about 1937 (Age 25)
Citation details: 681/1937 PEATE HUGH GEAR BERYL VIVIAN MORPETH
Death March 13, 1938 (Age 26)
Cause of death: Accidently killed whilst riding motorcycle and sidecar
Citation details: GEAR ROBBIE CYRIL 5415/1938 AMOS REBECCA AMY MAY WEST MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Friday 25 March 1938, page 1
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest

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Note: Robbie was riding a motorcycle and sidecar when it collided with a sulky on the night of February 26.
Inquest March 25, 1938 (12 days after death)
Address: Police Court
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Friday 25 March 1938, page 1
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest

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Burial
Cemetery: Hinton Anglican (St. John's)
Religion: Anglican
Gear - Rob
Gear - Rob

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1901Minmi, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Pearl Eileen GEAR
Birth: about 1902 26 18Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1982New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Ronald Frank GEAR
Birth: about 1904 28 20Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1943East Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
5 years
himself
Robbie Cyril “Rob” GEAR
Birth: about 1912 36 28Cessnock, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 13, 1938West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Allan Rayne GEAR
Birth: about 1914 38 30Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Wallsend, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger brother
Neville Lance GEAR
Birth: about 1918 42 34Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Wallsend, , New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with Reuben James DIGBY - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: about 1949Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthG - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: GEAR ROBBIE C 41193/1912 AMOS REBECCA A CESSNOCK
DeathG - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: GEAR ROBBIE CYRIL 5415/1938 AMOS REBECCA AMY MAY WEST MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Gear - Rob
DeathNewspaper - The Maitland Daily Mercury
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Friday 25 March 1938, page 1
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest

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InquestNewspaper - The Maitland Daily Mercury
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Friday 25 March 1938, page 1
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest
Gear - Robbie Cyril - Inquest

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index