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| RALSTON David
(bp 15/03/1836 - 24/04/1860)
Father: RALSTON * David (Senior)
Mother: RALSTON *Janet
Siblings: Eliza Mary John
Married: PATTERSON Catherine Wingate (27/4/1859)
I don't know much about David but hope to find out more as
a matter of priority.
He married in the Baptist Tabernacle, Launceston.
He died in
1860 aged 24yrs. Source: Evandale St Andrews Presbyterian Cemetery. A death
notice in the Examiner (26/04/1860) announced ,"David Ralston Jnr at
Launceston on 26th April, aged 24 years. Funeral from Mrs Hopkins,
Brisbane St on Sunday 2 PM."
David died one year after his marriage and birth of his only child Alexander. Catherine died less than a decade later. A death notice in the Examiner (21/07/1868) announced ,"Catherine Wingate, Relic of the late David Ralston Jrn - 38 years at Bromfield, West Tamar, on the 18th July. Funeral will leave Bromfield at 2pm and be at the South Esk Bridge at 3 pm on Tuesday (This day), William Hills - Undertaker. "