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Robert McPherson Raven                  1873-1928
Robert was born about 1873, the son of John Claudius Raven and Isabella McPherson, at Pleasant Creek, Victoria, Australia. He married Lilian Annie Roe. He served with the Colonial Services, in Tanganyika, East Africa.

Lilian Annie Roe                                 1873-1938
Lilian was born on 8 January 1873, the daughter of Richard George Roe and Isabella Bishop, at Plymouth, Devonshire.
I have identified the following children.
  Helen McPherson Born abt 1904   Plymouth

Birth of Parents
Robert McPherson Raven b: abt 1873         Pleasant Creek, Victoria, Australia
son of John Claudius Raven and Isabella McPherson

Lilian Annie Roe b: 8 Jan 1873               Plymouth, Devonshire       1873 1Q Plymouth 5b 256
daughter of Richard George Roe and Isabella Bishop

abt 1899
Robert McPherson Raven
Lilian Annie Roe
      1899 4Q Devonport 5b 645

Helen McPherson Raven b: abt 1904               Plymouth, Devonshire       1904 4Q Plymouth 5b 184
daughter of Robert McPherson Raven and Lilian Annie Roe

1901 Census RG13-2094 1 April 1901 Charles, Plymouth, Devon
3 Compton Park Villas [Her parents live next door.]
Ellen M. Carter (Wife)(M)
Edith E. (Dau)
Annie Merriman (Boarder)
Lilian A. Raven (Visitor)(M)
Plus 1 Servant
Age 57
Age 31
Age 28
Age 28

High School French Mistress
abt 1843
abt 1869
abt 1872
8 Jan 1873

1911 Census RG14-507 3 April 1911 Teignmouth, Devon
Combe Bank   (12 Rooms)
John C. Raven (Widower)
May (Dau) (s)
Lilian (DauLaw) (M)
Helen (GDau)
Plus 2 Servants
Age 79
Age 32
Age 38
Age 6
Private Means Jersey

18 May 1866
abt 1865
abt 1890
abt 1892
10 Feb 1899
Lilian had One child, and she is still living.

Robert McPherson Raven Died 12 Jun 1928, Age 55,       St. Hilda's, Folkstone       1928 2Q Elham 2a 1504

The Times, Friday, Jun 15, 1928                         DEATHS
  RAVEN - On June 12, 1928, at a nursing home at Sandgate, Kent, Robert McPherson Raven, Colonial Services, (retired), Tanganyika Territory, fourth son of the late Major J. C. Raven, St. Heliers, Jersey, and beloved husband of Lilian Raven. Address: 47 Augusta Gardens, Folkstone. (East African papers, please copy)
LONDON   30 Aug 1928                         Probate
RAVEN, Robert McPherson - of 47 Augustus-gardens, Folkstone, and c/o Lloyds Bank, Jersey, died 12 June 1928 at the Bevan Nursing Home, Sandgate, Kent, Probate London 30 August, to Lilian Annie Raven, widow.   Effects £768 15s. 11d.

Lilian Annie (Roe) Raven Died 13 Mar 1938, Age 65,               1938 1Q Elham 2a 1807

The Times, Tuesday, Mar 15, 1938                         DEATHS
  RAVEN - On March 13, 1938, suddenly at St. Hilda's Folkestone, Lilian Annie, widow of Robert McPherson Raven, Jersey (CI papers, please copy)

LONDON   18 May 1938                         Probate
RAVEN, Lilian Annie - of St. Hildas, Earls-avenue, Folkstone, widow, died 13 March 1938, Administration (with Will) London 18 May, to Llewellyn Sidney Davies, barrister-at-law, attorney of Helen MacPherson Yorke-Davies (wife of Ivor Wynne Yorke-Davies.
  Effects £3,285 1s. 4d.

SPECIAL THANKS  to Jane of Ottawa Ontario Canada; the Great Great Granddaughter of Sarah Anne Clark née Roe for the photograph, and the details provided above.