Agnes Jean Alcock

Charles William CARRUTHERS

Name:  CARRUTHERS Charles William

Date of Birth: December 4, 1908

Birth Location: Victoria Park, Perth

Also Known As: Charlie

Age at Burial: 79 years

Date of Death: August 25, 1988

Death Location: Bunbury Regional Hospital, Bunbury

Date of Burial: August 29, 1988

Denomination: Anglican A

Row/Grave: Row 3 / Grave 28

Grave Transcription: Unmarked

CDCP Grave Marker: Grave Marker with Plaque, placed by CDCP volunteers,  5 April 2023 (image below).


George John Lamb Carruthers born: April 27, 1872, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales. Died: June 13, 1951. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery as John George Lamb Carruthers. Occupation: Railways.

Married 1899 Katanning, Western Australia.


Lucy Theresa Margaret Anna Newton born: October 25, 1876, Bordertown, South Australia. Died: January 4, 1936. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery.

Grandfather (Father):

Forrest Priest Carruthers born: June 2, 1838, Wales. Died: June 12, 1873, Wales. Occupation: Master Mariner.

Married August 21, 1865, Swansea, Glamorgan, Scotland.                                   

Grandmother (Father): 

Julia Lamb born: 1846, Wales. Died: January 1902, Lewisham, England.               

Grandfather (Mother):

James Henry Newton born: 1841 Edinburgh, Scotland. Died: February 26, 1929. Buried Chowerup, Western Australia.

Married April 13, 1864, Robe, South Australia.                                                           

Grandmother (Mother):

Anna Maria Davey Dening born: 1843, Dorset, England. Died: September 29, 1926. Buried Chowerup, Western Australia.


Dorothy Julia Anna St. Andrew Carruthers born: 1900 Mundijong, W.A. Died: June 6, 1902. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery.

Lucy Cecilla Mary Carruthers born: October 23, 1901, Albany. Died: October 26, 1992. Buried Wongan Hills. Married 1920 Charles E Panton.

George Forrest James Carruthers born: March 12, 1903, Victoria Park, Perth. Died: July 12, 1988. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery.

Beatrice Myrtle Carruthers born: April 18, 1904, Katanning. Died: July 16, 1996. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery. Married 1924 James M Hayes.

Olive Hilda Lamb Carruthers born: December 10, 1905, Katanning. Died: December 31, 1906, Victoria Park, Perth.

Dorothy Olive Carruthers born: February 5, 1907. Died: March 9, 1982. Cremated Karrakatta Cemetery. 1. Married 1926 Thomas Blake. 2. Married 1948 Leonard H Armstrong. 3. Married 1954 Ivan George Griffin 4. Married 1959 William Boyd Harry.

Roy Vivian Newton Carruthers born: July 28, 1911, Victoria Park, Perth. Died: September 5, 1999. Buried Fremantle Cemetery. Married 1936 Jessie Frances Harding.

Ivy Grace Carruthers born: October 2, 1912, Perth. Died: July 21, 1997. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery. 1. Married 1931 Alasdair R MacDonald. 2. Married 1939 Jack Anning.

Ernest Percival Carruthers born: July 21, 1914, Perth. Died: December 9, 1914. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery.

Frederick Arthur Carruthers born: December 9, 1916, Perth. Died: June 15, 2003. Cremated Karrakatta Cemetery.

Kenneth Gordon Carruthers born: November 9, 1919, Perth. Died: September 5, 1933. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery.

Spouse: Iris “Pearl” Payne born: 1913, Donnybrook, W.A. Died: December 19, 1964. Buried Capel Cemetery.                                                                                         Married 1936 Perth.


Clyde William Carruthers

Deris Lorraine Carruthers

Occupation: Truck Driver

Their Story

Trove Article – Capel News Wedding May 20, 1936

Congratulations are being extended to Mr. and Mrs. C. Carruthers

whose marriage took place at Mt. Hawthorn on Wednesday last.


Trove Article – Accident at Work

Trove Article – Death of Mother

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Charles William Carruthers - Plaque
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