Further to my last, I now have copies of the NSW register entries for the marriage and death of Louis Alfred Lamothe.He was married on 15/06/1909 at Hurstville to Edith Florence Gilding giving his birthplace as St Louis USA (!), his age as 28 (!) and his parents names as Charles Lamothe and Mary Elizabeth Martindell (!).
He died on 05/07/1944 in hospital but late of Hurstville.His birthplace was given as Port Louis, Mauritius, his age as 70, his father as Charles Lamothe (Customs Officer) and his mother as Mary Elizabeth Martindal.He was said to have been in NSW for 50 years and to have been 35 when he married Edith.He left three daughters and one son aged between 19 and 34.