Myrtle and Robert Simpson

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Robert MacBain Simpson was born on 26 December 1917 in Nambour. Robert's father was John Simpson and his mother Emily Elizabeth Simpson nee Worthington. Robert married Myrtle Ivy Richards in 1941. Robert passed away 5 April 1986.

Myrtle Ivy Richards was born on 13 January, 1919 her father being Arthur Richards and mother Ida Adelaide Richards nee Smith. Myrtle married Robert MacBain in 1941.

Image: Mr and Mrs Richards (Myrtle's grandparents) with their son Percy, ca 1915.

 

Interview One

Interview with: Myrtle and Robert Simpson
Date of Interview: 2 August 1985
Place of Interview: Mapleton
Interviewer: Gillian Pechey
Transcriber: Heidi Scott

Audio

Myrtle and Robert Simpson oral history [MP3 54MB]

Transcript

Myrtle and Robert Simpson transcript

 

Interview Two

Interview with: Robert Simpson
Date of Interview: 9 August 1985
Place of Interview: Mapleton
Interviewer: Gillian Pechey
Transcriber: Heidi Scott

Audio

Robert Simpson oral history [MP3 57MB]

Transcript

Robert Simpson transcript