Kevin James KERR, 19261974 (aged 47 years)

Name
Kevin James /KERR/
Given names
Kevin James
Surname
KERR
BirthEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 12 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"BIRTH:- 12th August 1926"

OccupationEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 10 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"At the time they both were residing at Hamilton, Brisbane with their families. [Kevin] was apprenticed to Horse Trainer 'Gordon Shelley'."

OccupationEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 13 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"You still have [Kevin's] Occupation wrong - CORRECTION:- He was a Jockey from at the very least from age 18 & riding from at least 1944 to 1955.

OccupationEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 13 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"'the family moved from Wiangaree / Kyogle area to Kingsford Smith Drive at Hamilton, Brisbane in 1940 when my [Kevin] got a job with Horse Trainer 'Gordon Shelley' & that's when he was given an apprenticeship as a jockey."

ResidenceEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 10 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"At the time they both were residing at Hamilton, Brisbane with their families. [Kevin] was apprenticed to Horse Trainer 'Gordon Shelley'."

OccupationEmails - Karen Jackson
Citation details: 11 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Kevin (his father was a jockey)"

OccupationEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 12 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"was a jockey from 1944 - 1955"

Motor Vehicle AccidentNewspaper - The Courier-Mail
Citation details: 20 October 1952, page 1
OccupationEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 12 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"When he became too heavy for riding, he was then employed as a Waterside Worker in Brisbane until his death at Bretts Wharf on July 18th 1974"

DeathKerr - Rogan - Legacy Family Tree
DeathEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 12 April 2012
Text:

In part"

"When he became too heavy for riding, he was then employed as a Waterside Worker in Brisbane until his death at Bretts Wharf on July 18th 1974 whilst working on a ship named Capatain Abel Tasman carrying heavy timber caused list and he was killed instantly."

BurialEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 10 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"is buried at Albany Creek Cemetry in Brisbane."

BurialEmails - Janice Kerr
Citation details: 13 April 2012
Text:

In part:

"Burial - CORRECTION:- Albany Creek Cemetery is NOT Albany Creek Memorial Park at Brigeman Downs . [Kevin] is buried at Albany Creek Cemetery Fahers Road East Albany Creek