This index is compiled from three booklets of transcriptions, originally compiled by Liz Rowe and Margaret Le May in the year 2000 and donated to WAGS Library. The transcriptions cover the period January 1898 to April 1910, and are taken from original marriage certificates which were found in St. Columba's Presbyterian Church, Keane Street, Peppermint Grove, Perth, Western Australia. St. Columba's Church dates back to 1896. Use the drop down boxes in the column headings to filter the entries. Click on the "info" icon in the PDF column to view a copy of the transcription. See further explanatory notes below the table. To get the best out of using the table, go to the >> Table Search Guide <<
This index includes records from other Presbyterian churches in existence at the time, but is not a complete list of all marriages in the Churches mentioned, nor does it include all Presbyterian Churches in WA.
A number of the marriages took place in the Church Manses and others in private homes with a Presbyterian Minister officiating.
A number of the people involved, either bride or groom, their parents or witnesses, were from country WA, interstate, or overseas mainly the United Kingdom. Transcription images may include; parents names, parent occupations, witnesses names, places of birth, and residence of the bride and groom; some addresses are shown. There are 151 transcription records, comprised of 128 different groom surnames, 127 different bride surnames, and numerous witness surnames.
Locations of the Presbyterian Churches mentioned in the transcriptions:
- East Fremantle Presbyterian Church - Cnr. Canning Road and King Street, Plympton (now East Fremantle).
- Scot's Presbyterian Church - Cnr. South Tce & Norfolk St, Fremantle.
- St. Columba's Church, Cottesloe - 16B Keane St, Peppermint Grove.
- St. Andrew's Church - Pier Street, Perth.
Locations of the marriages mentioned in the transcriptions:
Bicton (1), Burswood (1), Claremont (5), Cottesloe (50), East Fremantle (58), Fremantle (18), Leederville (1), North Fremantle (3), Perth (7), Plympton (2), South Fremantle (1), West Perth (2), left blank (2) = Total 151
Ministers and celebrants mentioned in the transcriptions:
Alexander McCarlie (58), Angus King (20), Anna E.Semmens - Registrar (3), C.D.P. Taylor (1), Douglas B. Smith (46), George Brewster (1), George Logan (1), John Coupland Coutie (3), R. Wilson Macaulay (11), Robert Hanlin (4), Robert Hanlin & Alexander McCarlie (1), William Miller Mackie (1), Unknown (1) = Total 151