ADDIS George Richard

Name George Richard ADDIS
Country Of Origin Australia
Born 1864
Died 1937
Birth/ Baptism Born approx. 1864, Melbourne, Victoria
Parents James Clement and Mary Jane Addis (formerly Stone)
Apprenticeship Possibly in Melbourne, Victoria
Skills Watchmaker, Jeweller, Engraver, Optician
Work Locations Launceston
Street Address
94 George Street, Launceston (opp. Academy of Music)
Arrival 29 November 1887 on the Mangana
Other 1883: Watchmaker, Melbourne.

Daily Telegraph 29 December 1887:
‘Business Notice. It will be seen by advertisement in another column, that Mr G R Addis, watchmaker and jeweller, has commenced business in George Street, opposite the Academy of Music. He intimates to the public that he has a select and well assorted stock of watches, clocks, and jewellery, and solicits a fair share of their patronage.’

1887-1894: George Street, Launceston
1891: Exhibitor, Tasmanian Exhibition, Launceston
By 1895: Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

Death 30 April 1937, at a private hospital, South Perth, Western Australia
Tasmania Post Office Directory (Wise) 1890-1894.
Web: Births Deaths Marriages Victoria Registration No. 16639/1864; Ancestry: Australia City Directories, Western Australia 1905.
Geelong Advertiser 27 October 1883; Daily Telegraph 30 November 1887, 26 May 1888, 18 August 1888, 27 August 1890; The Examiner (Launceston) 30 April 1889; Kalgoorlie Miner 23 December 1904; West Australian 4 May 1937; Zeehan & Dundas Herald 20 March 1891.