Arthur Richard R Watson was born 1879 in Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia to Jonathan Watson (bef1858-aft1879) and Mary Jemima Solomony (c1834-1904) and died 12 March 1938 in Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Annie May Eldridge (1885-1956) 1907 in Nyngan, New South Wales, Australia.


Offspring of Arthur Richard R Watson and Annie May Eldridge (1885-1956)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Marjorie L Watson (1916-1929)
Elwyn Arthur Watson (1922-)



After a long illness in the Dubbo District Hospital, Arthur Watson, aged 58, died on Saturday morning. Deceased was a resident of Tottenham for over 30 years. He was born at Wonbobbie. A widow, one son (Elwin, 15) and a brother, Mr. Frank Watson, of Darling Street, Dubbo, survive. The funeral took place at noon on Sunday, the cortege leaving Shakespeare's funeral parlors, in Talbragar Street for the Church of England section of Dubbo Cemetery. The Rev. C. W. Leavers conducted the obsequies. C. J. Shakespeare and Sons carried out the funeral.

The Dubbo Liberal and Macquarie Advocate, 15 March 1938, page 3

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‡ General
₪ Wedding
  • BDM Index ref for marriage: 5326/1907
¶ Death
  • BDM Index ref for death: 2498/1938