Lindsay Mervin Westlake

31 January 1897–28 August 1949 (Age 52)
Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia

The Life of Lindsay Mervin

When Lindsay Mervin Westlake was born on 31 January 1897, in Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia, his father, John Westlake, was 35 and his mother, Eliza Mills, was 30. He married Mavis Lina Dodd on 9 December 1914, in Langhorne Creek, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 28 August 1949, in Murray Town, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 52, and was buried in Waikerie, South Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Lindsay Mervin Westlake
1897–1949
Mavis Lina Dodd
1896–1965
Marriage: 9 December 1914
Una Mavis Westlake
1915–1928
Mervin John Westlake
1917–1942
Kenneth Robert Westlake
1931–1947

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 December 1914
Langhorne Creek, South Australia, Australia
children

(3)

    Una Mavis Westlake

    Female1915–1928Female

    Mervin John Westlake

    Male1917–1942Male

    Male1931–1947Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Westlake

    Male1861–1925Male

    Eliza Mills

    Female1866–1926Female

siblings

(3)

    Richard John Westlake

    Male1888–1928Male

    Clare Westlake

    Female1895–1895Female

    Male1897–1949Male

World Events (6)

1901

Age 4

First Federal election.
1901

Age 4

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1911

Age 14

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a stream, from Middle English by weste lake ( see Lake ). Westlake in Devon derives its name from the surname, rather than the other way around.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lindsay Westlake, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lindsay Mervin Westlake - Government record: death: 1949; Murray Town, South Australia, Australia

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