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Robert Moore Gibson born Prahran, Victoria born 26 May 1856 died 14 December 1942
Annie Lobb born in Brunswick 23 August 1858 died 9 September 1948.
The Argus, Tuesday 15 December 1942
GIBSON.-On December 14, at his son's residence, Liverpool road, Kilsyth, Robert Moore, dearly loved husband of Annie, and father of Robert, Alfred, Joseph (deceased), Dorothea, Harold, Isabel (deceased), Roberta, John, and Arthur.
Annie died the 29th not the 9th,
I think this is her,although no mention of her children in the death notice.
This is Annie Male Gibson, nee Lobb the daughter of Joseph Lobb 1826-1897 and Joan Male 1831-1930.
The Argus, Friday 1 October 1948
GIBSON — On September 29, at the residence of her sister (Doreen),
Annie Male, dearly loved sister of William (deceased), Lillian, Edith,
Edward, Mary (Mrs J Edge), Clara (Mrs Kelly), Henry (deceased), and Ethel (Mrs W Edge), aged 89.
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Robert Moore Gibson's father was a chemist named Benjamin Stuart Gibson b: 1821 England and died at the Kew Lunatic Asylum on the 22 April 1873. Accoring to the Inquest:
"Mr. Candler held an inquest at the Kew Metropolitan Lunatic Asylum, on the body of Benjamin Gibson, who was admitted to the Yarra Bend Asylum on the 7th June, 1865, and transferred to Kew Asylum in December, 1871. Mr. Rudall, who made a post-mortem examination, deposed that the cause of death was disease of the heart and brain. Verdict accordingly"
Robert's mother was a nurse, Emma Matilda Moore was born in Longford, Ireland in 1833 and died on the 22 June 1907 at Hoddle St., Clifton Hill, Melbourne
She married Benjamin Stuart Gibson in England in 1855.
They emigrated, arriving on the 14 August 1855 on board the"Miles Barton",
Divorced about 1866 or thereabouts
Married Frederick Simeon Smith in 1867 in Melbourne.
Robert Moore Gibson first married Emily Eugenie King 1858-1884 in Richmond Vic. in 1876.
He married Annie Male Lobb 13 March 1886 in Melbourne.
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