Edwin George Grounds-Weston

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Edwin George Grounds-Weston
Headstone Information
Date of Birth 1889
Age at Death 83 years
Transcription In Loving Memory of Edwin George Grounds-Weston. Loved husband of Nellie Lane. Loved father of Beryl, Lois, Frank (dec'd), Avis, Betty (Dec'd), Barbara, and Donald. Passed away 19th November 1971 aged 83 years 6 months. "Resting peaceful".

Early Life

Edwin George Grounds-Weston (aka Harry) was born in 1889 in Droxford Hampshire. His father was Charles E Weston and his mother was Eliza A Weston (nee Chiverton).


Edwin married Nellie Lane Grounds-Weston (nee Brear) in Perth 1911. They had 7 children, 5 daughters Beryl, Lois, Avis, Betty (dec), Barbara and 2 sons Frank (dec) and Donald.

Electoral Rolls

According to the electoral roll in 1954 and 1958 Edwin lived on Albany Highway Kelmscott. His occupation was a Mechanical Engineer.


Edwin died at the age of 83 years on 19 November 1971.

Other Notes

Edwin's parents owned the garage in Kelmscott, next to the Kelmscott Hotel. Other information can be found at History House Museum Box 8 K1.