George William Castree1

M, b. 1897, d. 1968

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1968     B99265     George William     Castree     George Castree;      Mary Ann Pritchard.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897     C5300     George William     Castree     ;George;     Mary Ann Pritchard.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1924     C2624     Sarah Edith Isabel     Marriage     ;George William     Castree.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.

James Castree1

M, b. 1856, d. November 1929
  • James Castree was born in 1856.1
  • He was the son of Charles Castree and Mary Mitchell.1
  • James Castree appeared on the Electoral Roll with George Castree and Mary (Ann) Prichard in 1903 in Djuan. George was a farmer as was his brother James.2
  • James Castree died in November 1929 in Queensland.1
  • He was buried on 6 November 1929 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery. MULDOM1.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1929     C4865     James     Castree;     Charles Castree      ;Mary Mitchell.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1903.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Mary Elizabeth Castree1

F, b. 1899, d. 1956
  • Mary Elizabeth Castree was born in 1899 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of George Castree and Mary (Ann) Prichard.1
  • Mary Elizabeth Castree appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. She carried out home duties and most likely lived with her parents.2
  • At the age of 33 years, Mary Elizabeth Castree married John Edward Lewis, son of William Lewis and Sarah Beatrice Bright, in 1932 in Queensland.3,4
  • Mary Elizabeth Castree and John Edward Lewis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Nutgrove. John was a share farmer.5
  • In 1951,her husband, John Edward Lewis died in Queensland.6
  • Mary Elizabeth Castree died in 1956 in Queensland.7

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     C5264     Mary Elizabeth     Castree;     George     ;Mary Ann Pritchard.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage1932     C821     John Edward     Lewis     ;Mary Elizabeth     Castree.
  4. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1932     C821     John Edward     Lewis;     Mary Elizabeth     Castree.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  6. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1951     C1052     John Edward     Lewis;     William      ;Beatrice Bright.
  7. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956     C2470     Mary Elizabeth     Lewis;     George Castree      ;Mary Ann Pritchard.

Thomas Edmund Castree1

M, b. 1891, d. 23 May 1972

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972     C3276     Thomas Edmund     Castree     ;George Castree      ;Mary Ann Pritchard.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891     C5895     Thomas Edmund     Castree     ;George     ;Mary Ann Pritchard.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1922     C817     Blanche Ruth Isabel     Selby;     Thomas Edmund     Castree.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930-1943.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

William Castree1

M, b. 1861, d. 1941
  • William Castree was born in 1861.1,2
  • He was the son of Charles Castree and Mary Mitchell.1
  • William Castree appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. He was a farmer.3
  • William Castree died in 1941 in Queensland.1
  • He was buried on 1 September 1941 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery. MULDOM1.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1941     C3732     William     Castree;     Charles      ;Mary Mitchell.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.

Daisy Grace Caswell1

F, b. 1899, d. 1966

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1920     C3586     Norman Wilson     Smyth     ;Daisy Grace     Caswell.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     B63885     Daisy Grace     Caswell;     Francis William     ;Mary Ann Dennis.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966     C4473     Daisy Grace     Smyth;     Francis William Caswell;      Mary Ann Dennis.

Ernest Edmund Caswell1

M, b. 1902
  • Ernest Edmund Caswell was born in 1902 in Queensland. He was the son of William Caswell and Jane Isobel Franklin.2
  • At the age of 37 years, Ernest Edmund Caswell married Dorothy Edith Bradfield in 1939 in Brisbane, Queensland.3

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Family Group Sheet, Dorothy Jean Staines.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902     C6890     Ernest Edmund     Caswell;     William;     Jane Isabella Franklin.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1939     B35414     Dorothy Edith     Bradfield;     Ernest Edmund     Caswell.

Francis William Caswell1

M, b. circa 1870, d. 1959
  • Francis William Caswell was born circa 1870. He was the son of Thomas William Caswell and Diana Ayscaugh.1,2
  • Francis William Caswell married Mary Ann Dennis circa 1890.1
  • Francis William Caswell died in 1959 in Queensland.2

Children of Francis William Caswell and Mary Ann Dennis

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     C7574     George Ernest     Caswell     ;Francis William     ;Mary Ann Dennis.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1959     C5717     Francis William     Caswell     ;Thomas William      ;Diana Ayscaugh.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     B63885     Daisy Grace     Caswell;     Francis William     ;Mary Ann Dennis.

George Ernest Caswell1

M, b. 1893, d. 1976

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916     C3321     George Ernest     Caswell;     Grace Adeline     Smyth.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     C7574     George Ernest     Caswell     ;Francis William     ;Mary Ann Dennis.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1976     B68635     George Ernest     Caswell;     Francis William Caswell ;     Mary Ann Dennis.

Sophia Catchpole1

F, b. 2 November 1869, d. 13 October 1951
  • Sophia Catchpole was born on 2 November 1869 in Deloraine, Tasmania.1,2
  • At the age of 28 years, 5 months and 25 days, Sophia Catchpole married George Burgess, son of George Burgess and Mary Ann Smith, on 27 April 1898 in Sister Creek, Emu Bay, Tasmania. She was the daughter of Charles CATCHPOLE and Mary Ann MCINTOSH.1,2
  • On 1 October 1946,her husband, George Burgess died in Wynyard, Tasmania, at age 79.2
  • Sophia Catchpole died on 13 October 1951 in Devonport, Tasmania, at age 81.2

Citations

  1. Colonial Tasmanian Family Links, online http://pioneers.archives.tas.gov.au
  2. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.

Myrtle Frances Lillian Cate1

F, b. circa 1900

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1925/5093     Myrtle Frances Lillian      Cate;      Norman George      Dick.

Georgina (Catherine) Catton1

F, b. July 1852, d. December 1937
  • Georgina (Catherine) Catton was born in July 1852. She was the daughter of John Catton and Sarah.1
  • Georgina (Catherine) Catton married William Tomlinson circa 1880.1
  • Georgina (Catherine) Catton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Anduramba. She carried out home duties.2
  • Georgina (Catherine) Catton died in December 1937 in Queensland at age 85.1
  • She was buried on 31 December 1937 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00K-0002.3

Child of Georgina (Catherine) Catton and William Tomlinson

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1938     C971     Georgiana Catherine     Tomlinson;     John Catton ;     Sarah -.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Emily Augusta Caudwell1,2

F, b. 1866, d. 1922

Child of Emily Augusta Caudwell and Francis Walter Aberhart

Citations

  1. A Kiwi Adams finding his Roots! - Graeme Adams, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kiwiadams/…
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1899/2808 Emily Augusta      Caudwell;      Francis Walker      Aberhart.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1922/1547     Aberhart      Emily Augusta ;     56Y.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1906/7495     Aberhart      Norman Francis Vesey ;     Emily Augusta;     Francis Walter.

Gladys Isabell Caust1

F, b. circa 1910

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934/C4584     Spies     Victor William;     Caust     Gladys Isabell.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Margaret Cavendish1

F, b. circa 1725
  • Margaret Cavendish was born circa 1725. She was the daughter of Sir Henry Cavandish.1
  • Margaret Cavendish married John Cossart Third, son of Pierre Cossart Tenth and Elizabeth Perdriau, on 9 November 1755 in St Anne, Dublin, Ireland. John's occupation on the marriage record was given as Esquire.1

Children of Margaret Cavendish and John Cossart Third

Citations

  1. Irish Genealogy, online http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…, Marriage Records.
  2. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."

Edward Otto Cedergreen1

M, b. circa 1905

Citations

  1. Merv Johnson, "E-mail Merv Johnson," e-mail to Audrey, Various dates 2009, Email re Mary (Kingston) and Henry Thorne.

Alice Chadwick1

F, b. 26 May 1853, d. 19 July 1917
  • Alice Chadwick was born on 26 May 1853 in London, England.1
  • At the age of 21 years, 1 month and 3 days, Alice Chadwick married Silas Clothier on 29 June 1874 in Brunswick, Victoria.1
  • At the age of 26 years, Alice Chadwick married Maxwell McKee in 1880.1
  • Alice Chadwick died on 19 July 1917 in Sydney, New South Wales, at age 64.1

Children of Alice Chadwick and Silas Clothier

Citations

  1. Christine Meyers, "E-mail Christine Meyers," e-mail to Audrey, 5 July 2010.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Births 4388/1875       CLOTHIER JOHN WILLIAM ; SILAS ;       ALICE ; NEWTOWN.

Elizabeth Chaffe1

F, b. circa 1775
  • Elizabeth Chaffe was born circa 1775.1
  • Elizabeth Chaffe married Thomas Chambers in 1803 in Yealmpton, Devon.1,2

Child of Elizabeth Chaffe and Thomas Chambers

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No      C052221.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No M052221.

Adeliade Chambers1

F, b. 1900

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5582      Adelaide     Chambers;     Thomas;     Louisa Shorten.

Albert Stanley Chambers1,2

M, b. 1901, d. 1955
  • Albert Stanley Chambers was born in 1901 in Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales.1
  • He was the son of Allan Richard Chambers and Roseline (Rose) Johnston.1
  • At the age of 29 years, Albert Stanley Chambers married Ethel F Forrester in 1930 in Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales.3
  • Albert Stanley Chambers died in 1955 in Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales.2

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 14223/1901 CHAMBERS ALBERT S; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE      ;MARRICKVILLE.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 1243/1955       CHAMBERS ALBERT STANLEY; ALAN RICHARD ; ROSE; BURWOOD.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 2685/1930 CHAMBERS ALBERT S ; FORRESTER ETHEL F ;       BURWOOD.

Alfred Chambers1

M, b. 1891, d. 1980

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891/C5905      Alfred     Chambers     ;William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1980/1076      Alfred     Chambers;     William Thomas     ;Elizabeth.

Allan Richard Chambers1

M, b. circa 1870, d. 1930
  • Allan Richard Chambers was born circa 1870. He was the son of Julia and Richard Chambers.1
  • Allan Richard Chambers married Roseline (Rose) Johnston, daughter of George Johnston and Margaret Ann McMahon, in 1889 in Robertson, New South Wales. During their marriage Allan and Roselyn moved around NSW many times.1
  • Allan Richard Chambers was listed as the next of kin of Ronald Allan Chambers when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 22 April 1915 in Liverpool, Sydney. He stated he was born near Woollahra, Cumberland and gave his next of kin as Allan R Chambers of Victoria Street, Goulburn. He was an engineer and joined the Australian Vets Corps. He served in the Middle East.2
  • Allan Richard Chambers died in 1930 in Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales.3

Children of Allan Richard Chambers and Roseline (Rose) Johnston

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 4109/1889 CHAMBERS ALLAN R ; JOHNSTON ROSILINE;       ROBERTSON.
  2. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, WW1 Servcie Record Ronald Allan Chambers.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 8449/1930       CHAMBERS ALLAN R RICHARD ; JULIA ; BURWOOD.
  4. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 30565/1890 CHAMBERS GEORGE R ; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE ; ROBERTSON.
  5. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 9828/1892       CHAMBERS AMY M ; ALLAN R ; ROSALINE ; CAMPBELLTOWN.
  6. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 36623/1894       CHAMBERS RONALD A ; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE ; WAVERLEY.
  7. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 22862/1898 CHAMBERS PERCIVAL W ; ALLAN R; ROSELINE ;      MARRICKVILLE.
  8. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 14223/1901 CHAMBERS ALBERT S; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE      ;MARRICKVILLE.
  9. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 22201/1903      CHAMBERS ROSALYN M J ; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE ;LISMORE.
  10. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 25444/1907       CHAMBERS VIOLET E ; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE ; LISMORE.
  11. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 5162/1910 CHAMBERS LAWRENCE N ; ALLAN R ; ROSELINE ;      LISMORE.
  12. J Powell, "E-mail - Judith Powell," e-mail to Audrey, 25 Sep 2011.

Amy M Chambers1

F, b. 1892

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 9828/1892       CHAMBERS AMY M ; ALLAN R ; ROSALINE ; CAMPBELLTOWN.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 1142/1917 HUMPHREYS JOHN G ; CHAMBERS       AMY M ;      ASHFIELD.

Ann Chambers1

F, b. 27 May 1855, d. 1 April 1932
  • Ann Chambers was christened on 27 May 1855 in All Saints Church, Bloxwich, Staffordshire.2
  • She was the daughter of Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Ann Chambers was living in the household of Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones in Church Lane, Bloxwich, Staffordshire. Sampson is shown as a 34 year old coal miner, born Bradley living with his wife Jane aged 27 born Bloxwich and their children, all born Bloxwich - Ellen aged 8, Ann aged 6 and Eliza aged 1. The family lived next door to Jane's sister Ann and her husband James Taylor. Jane's parents John and Ann Jones lived on the other side of the Taylors.3
  • On 24 November 1868,Ann Chambers's mother, Jane Jones died in Bloxwich, Staffordshire, England, at age 36. Her death certificate shows she was 36 years old, the wife of Sampson Chambers a coal miner, and died from a strangulated hernia. Sampson was present when she died and he signed the certificate with his X mark.4,5
  • On 3 April 1870,Ann Chambers's father, Sampson Chambers died in 2 Court Dartmouth Street, Aston, Warwick, England, at age 44. According to his death certificate he was a 44 year old coal miner who died from ulceration of his stomach which he had suffered from for 18 months, and an intestinal obstruction for three days before his death. The death certificate was signed by Ann Middleton (with her X mark) and was registered on 6 April 1870.6,7
  • Ann Chambers appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in 34 Ba... Inn, Birmingham, Warwickshire. Ann as the 25 year old head of the household born Bloxwich, occupation barmaid. She was living with Mariah Harrison, a servant,18 from Walsall and Samual Smith 24 (female) from Grats Green Warwick, a domestic servant.8
  • She appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in Duddeston, Aston. She is shown as 35 years old. Her younger sister Emma aged 23 was possibly living with her.9
  • She appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in Aston, Staffordshire. shown as being born Bloxwich, 44 years old, and working in a grocery shop. According to notes written by a relation of William Kingston (in 1960's) Ann had a shop in Aston so perhaps she owned or managed the grocery shop.10,11
  • She and Charles Muller appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in 115 Fores Road, Aston Manor, Warwickshire. Ann is shown as a 43 year old single grocery shop owner born Bloxwich. She is living with her nephew Charles Muller is shown as a 14 year old railway clerk born Warwich, Birmingham. Also boarding with them is Alice Hollinghead, a 38 year old mat maker (blind), born Birmingham.12
  • Ann Chambers appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911.13
  • On 28 December 1914 Emma Chambers wrote to Minnie Miller "I have been afraid your cousin Charlie and Austin would be called (into the army) but until now they are at home" and "Of course I have heard from them all. Aunt Annie Charlie, Alice and baby were all going to Aunt Eliza's so I know they would have a good time of it." and "you would laugh if you saw cousin Charlie's baby. He is a monster. Your Auntie Annie has ruined him of course. You will of heard she reared your cousin Charlie. I was going to put little Charile of course we used to call him that & even now make mistake. His baby is called Keith. I bet you have never heard of that name before, one of Auntie Annies chosing so we have to like that name wether we do or not."14
  • Ann Chambers died on 1 April 1932 in Staffordshire at age 76.15
  • She was buried on 6 April 1932 in Uplands Cemetery, Smethwick, Staffordshire. Ann's burial card reads "In Loving Memory of Ann Chambers who entered unto rest on April 1st, 1932. Aged 76 years. Interred at Uplands Cemetery, Smethwick, April 6th, 1932."16

Citations

  1. John Eadie, "The Life of Christ", Given to Sampson and signed: Birmingham March 21, 1883 Sampson Chambers A fond rememberance of his sister Annie.
  2. Kenneth Chambers, "E-mail Kenneth Chambers," e-mail to Audrey, 6 Sep 2002.
  3. Ancestry.co.uk, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Walsall Foreigh RG 9/2012.
  4. Microfiche; unknown film, Oct, Nov, Dec Quarter 1868, Jane 36 Walsall 6B 381.
  5. Jane Chambers (Jones), Death Certificate of Jane Chambers.
  6. Microfiche; unknown film, Jun Quarter 1870, Sampson, 44 Aston 6D 154.
  7. Sampson Chambers, Death Certificate Sampson Chambers.
  8. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film 1341713 Public Records Office Reference RG11 Piece / Folio 2980 / 76 Page Number 16.
  9. British Census 1901, online http://www.1901censusonline.com/, ANN CHAMBERS     35     Duddeston, Aston; EMMA CHAMBERS     24     Duddeston, Aston.
  10. British Census 1901, online http://www.1901censusonline.com/
  11. Merv Johnson, "E-mail Merv Johnson," e-mail to Audrey, Various dates 2009, 23 August 2009.
  12. Ancestry.co.uk, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1901 Aston Manor Warwickshire.
  13. British Census 1911, online http://www.1911census.co.uk/
  14. Letter, Emma Chambers to Minnie Chambers, 28/12/1914.
  15. Ann Chambers Funeral Service Card; unknown repository.
  16. Ann Chambers Funeral Service Card; unknown repository, Photocopy Allan Miller.

Catherine Chambers1

F, b. 15 March 1833

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, C021981.

Catherine Chambers1

F, b. circa 1863
  • Catherine Chambers was born circa 1863 in St Mawes, Cornwall.1
  • She was the daughter of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German.1
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Catherine Chambers was living in the household of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German in St Mawes, Cornwall. George snr is shown as a 41 year old Greenwich pensioner, living with his 41 year old wife Elizabeth and their children: George 15; Thomas 11; Catherine 8; Inceldon 6 and Edward 3. All of the children were scholars and the entire family was born in St Mawes.2
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Catherine Chambers was living in the household of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German in St Mawes, Cornwall. George snr is shown as a 52 year old fisherman living with his wife Elizabeth and their children: George E, a 25 year old fisherman; Thomas a 21 year old mason; Catherine 18; Ingleton 16, a fisherman; Edward 12 a scholar; Richard 8, a scholar and Emily 7 a scholar. All in the household were born in St Mawes.1

Citations

  1. Cornwall Online Census 1881, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, St Mawes.
  2. Cornwall Census Project 1871, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, St Mawes.

Edith Mary Chambers1

F, b. 22 September 1897, d. 31 December 1969

Minnie Chambers aged 19 years. Taken c 1916.
Minnie (Edith Mary Chambers) and Harry Miller
Minnie Chambers & Bessie Jefferis
  • Edith Mary Chambers was known by her family and friends as Minnie.
  • She was born on 22 September 1897. and according to family hearsay, Minnie was given to Edith's mother Emily Jefferis and her sister Ann Jefferis to raise.2,3
  • She was the daughter of Sampson Henry Chambers and Edith Mary Jefferis.
  • Edith Mary Chambers went to school circa 1908 in Woowoonga State School.4
    Woowoonga School 1909. This photo is held by the Biggenden Historical Society. The names on the photo were placed there by the owner of the photo. Bright is standing halfway down the steps on the right, Nellie is at the top of the steps to the right, Minnie is at the top of the steps to the left and Henry is seventh from the right along the verandah.
  • According to her niece Ollie Johannssen, Minnie worked in Brisbane for a time. "She bought the piano for her parents and also a willow wear dinner set which must have cost her quite a lot even in those days. When she came back to Biggenden she worked at the hospital for a long time." Apparently Minnie was working at the hospital when she met Henry Miller who was working at John Douglas' farm just out of Biggenden.3
  • Between 1923 and 1929, when Ollie Johannesen was a small girl, Minnie would make clothes for her as Ollie's mother Nellie didn't have the time nor the abilty.3
  • At the age of 32 years and 15 days, Edith Mary Chambers married Henry Miller, son of Otto Miller and Friedriche Blindt, on 7 October 1929 in "Woodvale Farm", Woowoonga. They were married on Minnie's parents farm. "After the ceremony Minnie started to cry as her ring was so tight her finger swelled up and they got a dish of water and soap to get it off."5,3
  • Edith Mary Chambers and Henry Miller appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Cordalba. Henry was shown as a labourer and Edith carried out home duties.6
  • Minnie and Harry went to Cordalba (on the Isis Highway between Apple Tree Creek and Bundaberg) to live while Harry cut cane. While they were living there Minnie's niece Ollie Johannesen stayed with them while she attended school.3
  • Edith Mary Chambers and Henry Miller appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1936 and 1937 living at Oakwood. Henry was listed as a labour and Minnie carried out home duties. Oakwood was just north of Bundaberg.7
  • Edith Mary Chambers and Henry Miller appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at 99 Kent Street, Maryborough. Henry was shown as carpenter and Edith carried out home duties.8
  • Edith Mary Chambers and Henry Miller appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1954 and 1958 living at 37 Elizabeth Street, Gympie. Henry was shown as a carpenter and Edith carried out home duties.9
  • Edith Mary Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1963 and 1968 living at 54 Garden Street, Maryborough. Henry was shown as a carpenter and Edith carried out home duties.10
  • Edith Mary Chambers died on 31 December 1969 in Maryborough at age 72.

Citations

  1. Electoral Role; Various, Various.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 97/012232.
  3. Letter, Ollie Johannesen to Nancy Norman, 4/8/1997.
  4. Photograph, Woogoonga School & Pupils, 1909, Biggenden Museum, Names of pupils added before photo given to museum.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1929/003350.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1930 Div Capricornia; SubDiv Childers.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1936 Div of Capricornia; Sub Div Musgrave.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1949 Div Wide Bay, SubDiv Maryborough.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1954 Div Fisher SubDiv Gympie.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1963 & 1968 Div Wide Bay, SubDiv Maryborough.

Edward Chambers1

M, b. circa 1869
  • Edward Chambers was born circa 1869 in St Mawes, Cornwall.1
  • He was the son of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German.1
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Edward Chambers was living in the household of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German in St Mawes, Cornwall. George snr is shown as a 41 year old Greenwich pensioner, living with his 41 year old wife Elizabeth and their children: George 15; Thomas 11; Catherine 8; Inceldon 6 and Edward 3. All of the children were scholars and the entire family was born in St Mawes.2
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Edward Chambers was living in the household of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German in St Mawes, Cornwall. George snr is shown as a 52 year old fisherman living with his wife Elizabeth and their children: George E, a 25 year old fisherman; Thomas a 21 year old mason; Catherine 18; Ingleton 16, a fisherman; Edward 12 a scholar; Richard 8, a scholar and Emily 7 a scholar. All in the household were born in St Mawes.1

Citations

  1. Cornwall Online Census 1881, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, St Mawes.
  2. Cornwall Census Project 1871, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, St Mawes.

Eliza Chambers1

F, b. 18 April 1858, d. March 1859
  • Eliza Chambers was christened on 18 April 1858 in All Saints Church, Bloxwich, Staffordshire.1
  • She was the daughter of Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones.1
  • Her death was recorded with the Walsall, Staffordshire Registration District in the March 1859 Quarter . She was just over one year old.2

Citations

  1. Kenneth Chambers, "E-mail Kenneth Chambers," e-mail to Audrey, 6 Sep 2002.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Mar 1859 CHAMBERS Eliza Walsall 6b 420.

Elizabeth Ann Chambers1

F, b. 1883

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1912/C3554     Hayden     Thomas Joseph     ;Chambers     Elizabeth Ann.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1883/C2578      Elizabeth Ann     Chambers;     William     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1908.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1926.