HAMBLETON Robert Atkinson

Name Robert Atkinson HAMBLETON
Country Of Origin England
Born 1865
Died unknown
Birth/ Baptism Born 1865, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England
Parents Thomas (master watchmaker) and Emma Hambleton
Apprenticeship Most likely with his father
Skills Watchmaker
Work Locations Deloraine, Sheffield, Burnie
Street Address
Other 1881 England Census: Charles George Hambleton (brother) watchmaker’s apprentice.

Approx. late 1880s-early 1890s: Employer, T Gaunt & Co, Melbourne, Victoria, for about three years before moving to Tasmania.

1894: Deloraine, Tasmania

Approx. 1915: Employed by Arthur Stokell, watchmaker and jeweller, Burnie.

Death unknown
Web: Ancestry: Cheshire, England, Parish Register 1866; 1881 England Census, Australia City Directories (Tasmania Post Office Directories) 1896-1930.
The Examiner (Launceston) 30 May 1895, 11 June 1921; Daily Telegraph 17 November 1894, 30 September 1895, 23 May 1905; North West Advocate & Emu Bay Times 8 June 1899, 8 June 1899, 5 February 1915.