Couper,  Daniel Miller

Couper, Daniel Miller

Male 1850 - 1935  (84 years)

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  • Name Couper, Daniel Miller  [1, 2
    Born 19 Apr 1850  Parkside, Lybster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 29 Apr 1850  Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Parkside, Lybster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Immigration 11 Oct 1852  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation Jan 1879  [9
    Residence Jan 1879  Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation Jan 1880  [4
    Residence Jan 1880  Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1 Jan 1885  junction of Ferntree Gully and Dandenong Roads, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Court Civil 18 Mar 1885  Oakleigh Police Court, ,Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  Corner Mary and Collins Street, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  Land fronting Mary St and Water Road and Jull St (now Newton St), Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  25 Portman St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  23 Portman Street, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  18 &18a Eaton St (along Chester St), Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  18 Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  100 Burlington St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935))  27 Portman St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  9 Oxford Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  22 Dalgety Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  18 Bletchley Road, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  16 Findon Street, East Malvern, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  13 Normanby Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  Land fronting Newton and Collins Streets, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  Land to Tramway Road (now Burlington St) along Henry Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  8 Lindsay Avenue, Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Land (at the time of his death)  Kangaroo Road (along Carlisle Cresent), Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Occupation 8 Jun 1887  [13
    Occupation 25 Jan 1890  Broadwood street, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Occupation 31 Mar 1890  [15
    Occupation 15 Aug 1898  [16
    Residence 15 Aug 1898  Broadwood St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Occupation From 1903 to 1906  [17, 18
    Occupation From 1908 to 1934  [2, 19, 20
    Witness (Burial) 7 Mar 1908  Oakleigh Cemetery, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [21, 22
    Occupation 19 Dec 1908  [1
    Residence 19 Dec 1908  "Cromarty", Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 23
    Occupation 1 Mar 1913  [24
    Land 3 Oct 1930  "Wendouree", Rosella Street, Mordialloc, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Occupation 12 Mar 1935  [23, 25
    Died 12 Mar 1935  18 Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [23, 25, 26
    • His cause of death was described as hypertrophy of prostate for years (enlarged prostrate), chronic nephritis for months (inflamation of the kidneys) and cardiac failure for weeks. Meanings for medical terms were found on the Archaic Medical Terms website
    Buried 13 Mar 1935  Oakleigh General Cemetery, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [27, 28, 29, 30, 31
    • The funeral left his home, at Cromarty (18 Rugby Road), Oakleigh, Victoria, at 4pm.

      His headstone in Oakleigh Cemetery reads "Sacred/to the memory/of/our dearly beloved son/Leslie M Couper/accidentally killed 2nd March 1897/aged 9 years/also/Daniel Couper/Loved husband of/Mary Couper/died 12 March 1935/aged 85 years/also MARY/His beloved wife/died 31st Aug 1938/aged 82 years/Our loved mother"
    Probate 22 May 1935  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I25  Shelley's Tree
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2016 

    Father Couper, Robert,   b. 10 Nov 1825, Dunbeath, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1898, 178 Dudley Street, West Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Miller, Isabella,   b. Abt 1826, Lybster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1908, Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1847  Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Allsop, Mary,   b. 7 Aug 1856, Mordialloc, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1938, 18 Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1879  St Matthew's Church, Prahran, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9, 32, 33, 34
    Children 
     1. Couper, Jessie Isabella,   b. 19 Jan 1880, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1960, 12 Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Couper, Robert John,   b. 1881, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1941, St Albans Hospital, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Couper, Lucy Ellen,   b. 1883, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964, Malvern, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Couper, Alfred Edward,   b. 1885, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. Couper, Ethel Mary,   b. 1886, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1967, East Malvern, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Couper, Leslie Miller,   b. 8 Jun 1887, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1897, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
     7. Couper, Charles Henry,   b. 13 Jan 1890, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1956, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. Couper, Ruby Maude,   b. 19 Nov 1891, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Dec 1976, Murchison, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 85 years)
     9. Couper, Albert Donald,   b. 27 Jan 1893,   d. 16 Mar 1956, 13 Davey Avenue, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1850 - Parkside, Lybster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 29 Apr 1850 - Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Mar 1851 - Parkside, Lybster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 11 Oct 1852 - Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jan 1879 - Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1879 - St Matthew's Church, Prahran, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jan 1880 - Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - butcher - 1 Jan 1885 - junction of Ferntree Gully and Dandenong Roads, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt Civil - 18 Mar 1885 - Oakleigh Police Court, ,Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - Corner Mary and Collins Street, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - Land fronting Mary St and Water Road and Jull St (now Newton St), Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - 25 Portman St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - 23 Portman Street, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - 18 &18a Eaton St (along Chester St), Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - 18 Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - 100 Burlington St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (BEF 3 Oct 1930 (to 12 March 1935)) - 27 Portman St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - 9 Oxford Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - 22 Dalgety Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - 18 Bletchley Road, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - 16 Findon Street, East Malvern, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - 13 Normanby Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - Land fronting Newton and Collins Streets, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - Land to Tramway Road (now Burlington St) along Henry Street, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - 8 Lindsay Avenue, Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - (at the time of his death) - Kangaroo Road (along Carlisle Cresent), Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - butcher - 25 Jan 1890 - Broadwood street, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Aug 1898 - Broadwood St, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness (Burial) - 7 Mar 1908 - Oakleigh Cemetery, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 19 Dec 1908 - "Cromarty", Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 3 Oct 1930 - "Wendouree", Rosella Street, Mordialloc, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Mar 1935 - 18 Rugby Road, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Mar 1935 - Oakleigh General Cemetery, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 22 May 1935 - Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Daniel Miller Couper face.jpg
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Death certificate: Isabella COUPER, 1908, (Isabella COUPER, 1908), 14827.

    2. [S354] Victorian electoral roll entries for Couper in Oakleigh, (Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia: Couper).

    3. [S131] Baptism entry for Donald Miller COWPER, 1850, (29 APR 1850; reprint, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland: Donald Miller COWPER , 29 APR 1850), 038/000002.

    4. [S117] Birth certificate: Jessie Isabella COUPER, 1880, (Jessie Isabella COUPER, 1880), 4118.

    5. [S134] Birth certificate: Leslie Miller Couper, 1887, (Leslie Miller Couper, 1887), 22360. (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S281] Birth certificate: Charles Henry COUPER, 1890, (Charles Henry COUPER, 1890) (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S496] 1851 Scotland Census Robert Couper household, (10 MAR 2006; reprint, Lybster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland: Robert Couper household, 1851).

    8. [S377] Passenger list: Dominion, October 1852.

    9. [S20] Marriage certificate of Daniel Miller Couper and Mary Allsop, 1879, (Daniel Miller Couper and Mary Allsop, 1879), 214.

    10. [S1158] News article: Daniel Couper slaughtering licence, 17 Dec 1884.

    11. [S1162] News Article: Daniel Couper Police Court, 25 March 1885.

    12. [S307] Probate papers, Daniel Couper, (Probate and administration files), Unit 2689, File 271/8.

    13. [S134] Birth certificate: Leslie Miller Couper, 1887, (Leslie Miller Couper, 1887), 22360.

    14. [S1592] News: New premises for Mr Couper, butcher.

    15. [S281] Birth certificate: Charles Henry COUPER, 1890, (Charles Henry COUPER, 1890).

    16. [S319] Probate papers, Robert Couper (unit 880), (Victoria, Australia: Probate and Administration Files), Unit 880, File 69/78.

    17. [S110] Marriage certificate of Arthur Milne Lee and Jessie Isabella Couper, 1904, (Arthur Milne Lee and Jessie Isabella Couper, 1904).

    18. [S561] Electoral roll: Victoria, Kooyong, Oakleigh, Couper, 1903.

    19. [S580] Electoral roll: Victoria, Balaclava, Oakleigh, Couper, 1909.

    20. [S562] Electoral roll: Victoria, Henty, Oakleigh, Couper, 1914-1980.

    21. [S279] Oakleigh General Cemetery: Gravestones and Monumental Inscriptions, Margaret A. Sykes, (Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia: Oakleigh & District Historical Society Inc, OCT 2001), Nq 929.5099451 011.
      . . . p2

    22. [S91] Oakleigh General Cemetery Records, (Monash Public Library Service, 28 MAR 2004) (Reliability: 1).
      Eliza Allsop

    23. [S289] Index: Victorian Probate Records, Record Type: Probate Records, Compiler: Public Records Office of Victoria, Fiche 158, 1920-1939, Daniel COUPER, Series 271, Record No. 8 (Reliability: 1).

    24. [S1259] Probate: Christina McGiffin 1913.

    25. [S129] Death certificate of Daniel Miller Couper, 1935, (Daniel Miller Couper, 1935), 2070.

    26. [S128] Obituary: Daniel Couper.

    27. [S132] Oakleigh Cemetery Headstones - Allsop.

    28. [S133] Oakleigh Cemetery Memorial - Couper.

    29. [S91] Oakleigh General Cemetery Records, (Monash Public Library Service, 28 MAR 2004).

    30. [S129] Death certificate of Daniel Miller Couper, 1935, (Daniel Miller Couper, 1935), 2070. (Reliability: 2).

    31. [S279] Oakleigh General Cemetery: Gravestones and Monumental Inscriptions, Margaret A. Sykes, (Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia: Oakleigh & District Historical Society Inc, OCT 2001), Nq 929.5099451 011. (Reliability: 2).
      . . . p22

    32. [S117] Birth certificate: Jessie Isabella COUPER, 1880, (Jessie Isabella COUPER, 1880), 4118. (Reliability: 2).

    33. [S134] Birth certificate: Leslie Miller Couper, 1887, (Leslie Miller Couper, 1887), 22360. (Reliability: 2).

    34. [S135] Death certificate of Mary Couper, 1938, (Mary Couper, 1938), 7974?. (Reliability: 2).