Talbert Lawrence Pitman

7 August 1891–5 October 1917 (Age 26)
Norwood, South Australia, Australia

The Life of Talbert Lawrence

When Talbert Lawrence Pitman was born on 7 August 1891, in Norwood, South Australia, Australia, his father, Talbert Goss Pitman, was 25 and his mother, Eliza Emma Lawrence, was 22. He died on 5 October 1917, in Belgium, at the age of 26, and was buried in Ieper, West Flanders, Belgium.

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Talbert Goss Pitman
Eliza Emma Lawrence
Talbert Lawrence Pitman
Verna May Pitman
Alfred Keith Pitman
Thomas Ralph Pitman
Florence Mary Pitman

Parents and Siblings



World Events (6)


Age 1

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Age 10

First Federal election.

Age 10

The Australian flag flown for the first time.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southwestern): variant of Pitt , with the addition of man.2 German (Pitmann): variant of Pittmann ( see Pittman ).3 Dutch: variant of Putman 2.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Talbert Lawrence (Bert) Pitman in "Pitman Families in Australia:1838-1990"

Talbert Lawrence (Bert) Pitman was educated at Rose Park, Norwood and Adelaide High Schools. At 16 years of age he passed the necessary qualifying examination and entered the electrical engineers bran …

Sources (3)

  • Talbert L Pitman, "Australia, Victoria, Index to Probate Registers, 1841-1989"
  • Talbert Lawrence Pitman, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Talbert Lawrence Pitman, "Find A Grave Index"

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