Name Peter SMITH
Country Of Origin Germany
Born 1850
Died 1937
Birth/ Baptism Born approx. 1850, Hamburg, Germany
Parents unknown
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker, Jeweller
Work Locations Queenstown, Devonport, Wynyard, Stanley
Street Address
Orr Street, Queenstown
Rooke Street, Devonport
Other August 1910: Advertised the opening of new premises in Orr Street, Queenstown, and claimed to be the cheapest for good jewellery and watch repair on the west coast. He was also an agent for Singer Sewing Machines.

Approx. 1920s: Rooke Street, Devonport.
May 1926: Filed for liquidation, Devonport.

Approx. late 1920s-1930s: Watchmaker and jeweller, Stanley, and Wynyard.
1931: Advertised repairs of clocks, watches, gramophones, sewing machines, and spare parts available at Stanley.

According to Peter’s obituary in the Circular Head Chronicle of 1 December 1937, in his younger years, he spent time at sea, resided for a time in Chile, lived in Brisbane, and worked as a tea merchant.

Death 30 November 1937, Spencer Hospital, Wynyard
TAHO: AD963/1/3 Will No. 2180 1938.
Zeehan & Dundas Herald 31 August 1910; Advocate August 1922, 28 March 1928, 5 September 1931, 1 December 1937; The Examiner (Launceston) 25 May 1926; Circular Head Chronicle 1 December 1937.