Ruby Isabelle Chambers1

F, b. 1909

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C11196      Ruby Isabelle     Chambers;     John;     Pearl Grace Archer Marie Loveday.

Sampson Chambers

M, b. 19 March 1826, d. 3 April 1870

Sampson Chambers (1826-1870). He was a poor coal miner and the top hat and coat most probably belonged to photograhpy studio.
  • Sampson Chambers was born in Bradley, Staffordshire.1
  • He was christened on 19 March 1826 in Penkridge, Haughton, Staffordshire, England. (Note - Penkridge is south west of Bradley, Bradley is south west of Haughton.)2,3
  • He was the son of John Chambers and Prudance Handley.
  • At the age of 24 years, 2 months and 1 day, Sampson Chambers married Jane Jones, daughter of John Jones and Ann Unknown, on 20 May 1850 in Birmingham, Bishops Ryder, Warwick, England. Sampson was a labourer at the time of his marriage, he was of full age and lived in Novascotia Street. His father, John Chambers was shown as a labour. He signed with his X mark. Jane was shown as a spinster of full age (even though she was just 17), father John Jones a carpenter. The witnesses were George Bussett who signed with his X mark and Ann Durose. Neither Jane or Ann signed the document.4,5
  • Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in 123 Pinfold Bank, Bloxwich, Walsall, Staffordshire, England. Sampson was shown as a coal miner, born Bradley, aged 24 and living with his wife Jane, 18, born Bloxwich.6
  • Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 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.7
  • In 1866, at the time of the birth of his son Sampson Henry Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones lived in Alma Terrace, Bloxwich, Walsall, Staffordshire, England.8
  • Sampson Chambers was widowed on 24 November 1868 when died Jane died of a strangulated hernia.
  • On 24 November 1868,his wife, 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.9,10
  • Sampson Chambers died on 3 April 1870 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 1870.11,12
  • He was buried on 8 April 1870 in Bloxwich, Walsall, Staffordshire.13

Children of Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Census Walsall Foreigh RG 9/2012.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No C010972.
  3. Family Search, online https://www.familysearch.org
  4. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No M041761.
  5. Certificate, Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones marriage of 20 May 1850.
  6. 1851 Census, QLD Family History Soc, unknown record info.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Walsall Foreigh RG 9/2012.
  8. Sampson Henry Chambers entry, Birth Certificate (1866).
  9. Microfiche; unknown film, Oct, Nov, Dec Quarter 1868, Jane 36 Walsall 6B 381.
  10. Jane Chambers (Jones), Death Certificate of Jane Chambers.
  11. Microfiche; unknown film, Jun Quarter 1870, Sampson, 44 Aston 6D 154.
  12. Sampson Chambers, Death Certificate Sampson Chambers.
  13. Family Search, online https://www.familysearch.org
  14. Kenneth Chambers, "E-mail Kenneth Chambers," e-mail to Audrey, 6 Sep 2002.

Sampson Henry Chambers1

M, b. 14 February 1866, d. 18 March 1938

Sampson Henry Chambers
1866-1938
- taken when he was about 60 years old.

  • Sampson Henry Chambers was born on 14 February 1866 in Alma Terrace, Bloxwich, Staffordshire, England.1,2
  • He was the son of Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones.
  • On 24 November 1868,Sampson Henry 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.3,4
  • On 3 April 1870,Sampson Henry 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 1870.5,6
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Sampson Henry Chambers was living in the household of Ann Jones and James Taylor in 10 Church Road, Bloxwich, Staffordshire. The census record shows Ann as a 50 year old, born Bloxwich living with her husband James,also shown as a 50 year old anvil blade maker born Bloxwich, and nieces Hariet aged 8, and Emma aged 6 and nephew Sampson Chambers aged 5. All the children were scholars. Ann Jones, Ann's mother, lived next door.7
  • Sampson and his sisters became orphans when his mother died in 1868 and his father in 1870. He and his sisters Emma and Hariet went to live with James and Ann Taylor. Ann was Jane's sister.
    An extract from a letter from Gert Norman written in about 1990 states " I have heard Dad speak of the times he and Aunt Emma always had to have their meals with the servants in the kitchen ..... he also spoke of his Uncle owning a brewery and when he was very small had to work there instead of going to school, when the inspectors were around he was hid under a vat." The uncle referred to in this letter was not James Taylor as he was an awl blade maker. The children were obviously looked after by a number of family members. Just who the uncle who owned the brewery was is not yet determined.8
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Sampson Henry Chambers was living in the household of William Kingston and Ellen Chambers in 97 Brace Street, Walsall Foreign. The census shows that William was 34, born Rosliston, Derby, a packing case maker, living with his wife Ellen, 29 born Bloxwich, and their two children Anne aged 2 and William 1 month, both born in Walsall. Sampson Chambers, Ellen's brother also lived with them. He was 15 years old, born Bloxwich and a saddle maker.9
  • Sampson Henry Chambers immigrated to Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, with William Kingston and Ellen Chambers. The "El Dorado" departed Plymouth, England on 9 May 1883 and arrived in Cooktown on 26 June the same year. The ship reached Rockhampton in July. On board were William and Ellen Kingston and their two children Annie shown as 4 years old, and son William. William's occupation was recorded a cabinet maker and builder. Ellen's brother Sampson Chambers also came with the family. On his departure from England Sampson was given a book "The Life of Christ" by his sister Anne. The inscription read "From your loving sister Anne - March 1883.
    The family made their way overland to Bundaberg from Rockhampton.10,11
  • On 6 April 1893 the following article appeared in "The Brisabne Courier". We (Bundaberg Mail) regret to record a fatal accident which occurred about 7 o'clock on Tuesday morning at the Yellow Waterholes, about five miles from town, whereby a man named Peter Thygesen lost his life. The unfortunate circumstance occurred while two men--John Kingston and S. Chamber were tree felling on Thygesen's selection. The deceased was seated on a log, sharpening a saw, when a tree just cut swayed over and struck him on the back of the neck, crushing his head severely. Deceased was 36 years of age, married, leaving a wife and two children of tender years, who lived on a selection recently taken up by him. He was a member of the Odd Fellows, and the brethren will attend his funeral.12
  • Sampson Henry Chambers selected land on 5 March 1894 at Woowoonga Creek, Biggenden Sampson was issued with a deed of grand for 160 acres of land. Selection No 364. He occupied the land on 8 October 1894 and was required to reside on the land for 5 years from this date in order to gain selection. He was also required to make improvements to the value of 1/7 (one shilling and 7 pence)? per acre.
    The farm was inspected on 16 April 1899. The record shows: " the farm had been occupied continuously by the selector during the whole of the term up to the present date, was occupied by the selector at the time of inspection, about 6 acres are used for growing general produce. the other part of the farm is used for grazing the selector's cattle. Previously inspected several times and always found selector to be in occupation of the farm.
    The land is partly enclosed with 160 rods of fence, which consists of split hardwood posts one rail and palings at 4shillings per rod. Value 32 pound.
    And 30 rods of split hardwood 1 rail fence at 2 shillings per rod. Value 3 pound. 6 acres of scrub cleared and mostly stumped and under cultivation at 3 pound 10 shillings /acre - value 21 pound.
    One hardwood slab house 24x22 feet - value 20 pound
    Stockyard and other out buildings - value 5 pound.
    One small slab barn and little house - vale 7 pound.

    Total improvements 88 pound."

    Sampson paid 5 pound 16 shilling on 5 March 1894 to become the lessee. This money covered the first year’s rent and the survey fee. He paid 2/6 per acres for the land, a total of 20 pound and with his final payment of the Deed fee of 1pound ten shillings on 11 September 1899 the land was his. He called it "Woodvale Farm."13

  • At the age of 29 years, 2 months and 29 days, Sampson Henry Chambers married Edith Mary Jefferis, daughter of Robert Kemp Jefferis and Emily Ann Bright, on 13 May 1895. The marriage took place in the residence of Mrs Jefferis, Electra Street, Bundaberg and the ceremony was performed by the Wesleyan Methodist Minister, Howard Holme Nolan. Sampson is was a 28 year old farmer of Degilbo, Biggenden, born Bloxwich Staffordshire, father Sampson Chambers, coal mining manager, mother Jane Jones. Edith Mary was a 29 year old spinster born Ballarat, Victoria. Father Robert Kemp Jefferis, a draper, mother Emily Ann Bright. Witnesses to the marriage were Arthur and Ann Jefferis.14,15
  • Sampson Henry Chambers and Edith Mary Jefferis appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1901 and 1918 living at Biggenden. Sampson was listed as a farmer.16,17
  • Between 23 January 1901 and 7 June 1902 Sampson Henry Chambers was a private in the Queensland Defence Force (Land) and served in the Biggenden Company, QMI. He was discharged as he was "unable to attend owing to nature of civil employment". His particulars of service showed he was a Musketry Marksman, accustomed to horses, of good character. He was thrity six years old, five foot seven inches tall, blue eyes, fair complection and light hair. He was a farmer by trade and lived at Biggenden.18
  • Henry was a active member of the Woowoonga State school Committe. His children attended the school from the time it was built.
  • In an interview on her 95th birthday Nellie Johannesen, Sam's daughter recalled ""Woowoonga people then decided they wanted a church of their own and a committee was formed consisting of Mr CF Stark, Mr SH Chambers, Mrs JFE Voss, Mr FG Reinhardt and Mr JA Douglas. Mrs Stark and Mr Chambers went around in a horse and cart and collected and a church was purchased from Mt Perry and later moved to Woowoonga. This church is the present hall adjacent to the church in Biggenden."
    A plaque with the names of the Woowoonga Church committee on it, was placed in the front alcove of the church when it was moved to Biggenden.19
  • He and Edith Mary Jefferis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Woowoonga, Biggenden. Sampson was shown as a farmer, and Edith carried out home duties. Their son Bright, a labourer lived with them.20
  • Sampson Henry Chambers and Edith Mary Jefferis appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1934 and 1937 living at Woowoonga, Biggenden.21
  • Sampson Henry Chambers died on 18 March 1938 in "Gooburrum", Bundaberg, Queensland, at age 72. Sampson was staying with his daughter Minnie at the time of his death. His grandson remembers his grandfather had been in bed for weeks, then came to breaksfast unexpectedly one morning. He died that afternoon.22
  • He was buried on 21 March 1938 in Bundaberg General Cemetery.23

Children of Sampson Henry Chambers and Edith Mary Jefferis

Citations

  1. Sampson Henry Chambers entry, Birth Certificate (1866).
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, March 1866 Chambers Sampson H Walsall 6b 623.
  3. Microfiche; unknown film, Oct, Nov, Dec Quarter 1868, Jane 36 Walsall 6B 381.
  4. Jane Chambers (Jones), Death Certificate of Jane Chambers.
  5. Microfiche; unknown film, Jun Quarter 1870, Sampson, 44 Aston 6D 154.
  6. Sampson Chambers, Death Certificate Sampson Chambers.
  7. Microfiche, QLD Family History Soc, unknown record info.
  8. Letter, Gertrude Norman to Her granddaughter, 8 June 198?
  9. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, RG 11/2829/60.
  10. Sampson Henry Chambers, "El Dorado" Microfiche/Film, 1883, IMM 118/10 Z1960.
  11. Merv Johnson, "E-mail Merv Johnson," e-mail to Audrey, Various dates 2009, 23 August 2009.
  12. Merv Johnson, "E-mail Merv Johnson," e-mail to Audrey, Various dates 2009, re article in "The Courier Mail."
  13. Deed of Grant - S H Chambers.
  14. Certificate, Sampson Henry Chambers & Ethel Mary Jefferis marriage of 13/5/1895.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1895/127     Chambers     Sampson Henry     Jefferis     Edith Mary.
  16. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1901 Qld Electoral Roll.
  17. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1903 Div Wide Bay; SubDiv Biggenden.
  18. "Queensland Defence Land Force Certificate of Discharge."
  19. Local Newspaper - Biggenden, Sep 1990.
  20. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1925 Div Wide Bay, SubDiv Biggenden.
  21. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1937 Div Wide Bay; SubDiv Biggenden.
  22. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Deaths 1938/92     Sampson Henry     Chambers     Sampson     Jane Jones.
  23. Bundaberg Cemetery Records, online http://bucc.bundaberg.qld.gov.au/city-services/cemetery

Sarah Chambers1

F, b. 1887, d. 1967

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C4325      Sarah     Chambers;     William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1909/C2793      Brown     Thomas George;     Chambers     Sarah.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962     C2682     Thomas George     Brown;     Edward;      Margaret Priscilla Bowden.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1967     C1371     Sarah     Brown     ;William Thomas Chambers      ;Elizabeth McDowell.

Sarah Jane Chambers1

F, b. 14 December 1856, d. June 1857
  • Sarah Jane Chambers was born on 14 December 1856 in Walsall, Staffordshire.2
  • She was the daughter of Sampson Chambers and Jane Jones.
  • Sarah Jane Chambers's birth was registered in the Walsall, Staffordshire Registration District in the December 1856 Quarter.3
  • Her death was recorded with the Walsall, Staffordshire Registration District in the June 1857 Quarter.4

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No 7415117.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Source Information: Batch Number: 7415117 Sheet: 88 Source Call No.: 0935427.
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Dec 1856 Chambers      Sarah Jane Walsall 6b 472.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Index Jun 1857 Chambers Sarah Jane Walsall 6b.

Thomas Chambers1

M, b. 22 May 1831
  • Thomas Chambers was baptized on 22 May 1831 in St Just in Roseland, Cornwall.1
  • He was the son of George Chambers and Catherine Lower.1
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Thomas Chambers was living in the household of Priscilla Gill in St Mawes, St Just in Roselands. She is shown as a 60 year old nurse and appears to be living with a Jane Lower aged 45 and Janes children,Catherine aged 20, born Cornwall, Elizabeth, 15 born Cornwall, John aged 12, born Cornwall. (It is possible this family is related to Priscilla. Jane or Jennifer married John Lower, a mariner and was most likely a widow at the time of the census). Also living with them are another couple Mary Pasco, 23 born Cornwall and William Pasco, 25, a shoemaker born Cornwall and their son William Pasco aged 3, born Cornwall and daughter Mary Pasco, 1, born Cornwall.. Also living with them is Priscilla's daughter Grace Nancarrow,30,Twine Braider,born Cornwall,and George Chambers,10,(Son Of Mariner),born Cornwall and Thomas Chambers, 8,(Son Of Mariner),born Cornwall. (Thomas and George are the children of her daughter Catherine).2

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, C021981.
  2. Cornwall Census - 1841, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…

Thomas Chambers1

M, b. circa 1860
  • Thomas Chambers was born circa 1860 in St Mawes, Cornwall.1
  • He was the son of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German.1
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Thomas Chambers was living in the household of George Chambers and Elizabeth Jane German in St Mawes, Cornwall. George snr is shown as a 31 year old Greenwich pensioner fisherman, living with his wife Elizabeth and children George Edward aged 5,a scholar and Thomas aged 1. All were born in St Mawes. Elizabeths parents William and Rebecca German lived next door.2
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Thomas 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.3
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Thomas 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 1861, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, St Just in Roseland.
  3. Cornwall Census Project 1871, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, St Mawes.

Thomas Chambers1

M, b. circa 1775
  • Thomas Chambers was born circa 1775.1
  • Thomas Chambers married Elizabeth Chaffe in 1803 in Yealmpton, Devon.2,3
  • Thomas Chambers witnessed the marriage of Hannah Chambers and Elias Moses on 7 August 1846 in Buckland Monochorum, Devon; Elias was a yeoman, father Frank also a yeoman. Hannah's father was Thomas Chambers a carpenter. Witnesses to the marriage were Thomas Chambers, Mark Moses and Sarah Chambers.1,4

Child of Thomas Chambers and Elizabeth Chaffe

Citations

  1. Jeff Saunders, "E-mail Jeff Saunders," e-mail to Audrey, 20/12/2009.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No      C052221.
  3. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No M052221.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Sep 1846 Chambers Hannah; Moses      Elias;Tavistock      9     531.

Thomas Chambers1

M, b. 5 April 1854, d. 24 December 1918
  • Thomas Chambers was born on 5 April 1854 in Dersingham, Norfolk, England. He was the son of Thomas Chambers and Frances.1,2,3
  • At the age of 33 years, 1 month and 18 days, Thomas Chambers married Agnes Louisa Shorten on 23 May 1887 in Docking, Norfolk, England.1,3,4
  • Thomas Chambers and Agnes Louisa Shorten immigrated to Maryborough on 14 October 1887. Thomas 29, and Louisa 27 sailed on the Oriana from Plymouth on 6 July 1887.5
  • Thomas Chambers and Agnes Louisa Shorten appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Crow's Nest. Thomas was a farmer and Louisa carried out home duties.6
  • Thomas Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. Thomas was a farmer and Louisa carried out home duties. Their daughter Eva Jane also lived in Crows Nest.7
  • On 8 May 1917,his wife, Agnes Louisa Shorten died in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 56.8,3
  • Thomas Chambers died on 24 December 1918 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 64.2,3
  • He was buried on 26 December 1918 in Toowong Cemetery.9

Children of Thomas Chambers and Agnes Louisa Shorten

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C3595      Robert     Chambers;     Thomas;     Louisa Shorten.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1918/B28510 Thomas     Chambers     ;Thomas Chambers     ;Frances - ** born England aged 64.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Jun 1887 Chambers      Thomas; Docking; 4b     627; Louisa's name is not on the index.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1903-1908.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1913.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1917/B25257      Agnes Louisa     Chambers     ;William Shorten     ;Elizabeth.
  9. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899, Chambers Agnes Louisa      10 / 05 / 1917      Unknown
    Chambers Thomas      26 / 12 / 1918      Unknown.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888/C9818      Landy     Chambers;     Thomas;     Louisa Shorten.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C4729      Kate     Chambers;     Thomas     ;Louisa Shorten.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3945      Eva Jane     Chambers;     Thomas;     Louisa Shorten.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5582      Adelaide     Chambers;     Thomas;     Louisa Shorten.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C4853      William     Chambers;     Thomas     ;Louisa Shorten.

Violet E Chambers1

F, b. 1907

Citations

  1. 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.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 5935/1931 BOLAND RAYMOND ; CHAMBERS VIOLET E ; BURWOOD.

William Chambers1

M, b. 1903, d. 1975

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C4853      William     Chambers;     Thomas     ;Louisa Shorten.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975/B62344 William     Chambers;     Thomas Chambers     ;Louisa Shorten.

William Thomas Chambers1

M, b. 1845, d. 20 October 1925
  • William Thomas Chambers was born in 1845 in County Sligo, Ireland. He was the son of John Chambers and Isabella.1,2
  • He immigrated on 14 July 1876. William, 30, possibly travelled on the City of Agra which left London on 14 April 1876 and arrived in Hervey Bay on 14 July 1876, and Brisbane on 18 July 1876.3
  • At the age of 32 years, William Thomas Chambers married Elizabeth McDowell in 1877 in Queensland.1,4
  • William Thomas Chambers and Elizabeth McDowell appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Djuan.5. William was a farmer. Their daughter Elizabeth Ann and son Joseph, also a farmer most likely lived with them. Son John farmed at Crow's Nest :CR:]
  • On 11 August 1921,his wife, Elizabeth McDowell died in Queensland.1,6
  • William Thomas Chambers died on 20 October 1925 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was buried on 21 October 1925 in Cabarlah Cemetery.1

Children of William Thomas Chambers and Elizabeth McDowell

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Headstone Inscription.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1925/C5036      William     Chambers;     John Chambers     ;Isabella.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1877/C294 McDowell     Elizabeth;     Chambers     William.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1908.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1921/C3348      Elizabeth     Chambers;     John McDowell     ;Ann.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1879/C1957      Joseph     Chambers;     William;     Elizabeth McDowell.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1883/C2578      Elizabeth Ann     Chambers;     William     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885/C2939      Maria Jane     Chambers;     William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C4325      Sarah     Chambers;     William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C5056      William Thomas     Chambers;     William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891/C5905      Alfred     Chambers     ;William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.

William Thomas Chambers1

M, b. 1889, d. 24 November 1965

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C5056      William Thomas     Chambers;     William Thomas     ;Elizabeth McDowell.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1918/C696      Ryan     Winifred Pauline;     Chambers     William Thomas.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965/C6314      William Thomas     Chambers;     William Thomas Chambers;     Elizabeth Ann McDowall.

Marie du Champ

F

Children of Marie du Champ and Bourgeois Thomas Cossart Second

Ann Chant1

F, b. 17 March 1835

Citations

  1. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.

Burnett Chant1

M, b. 1896
  • Burnett Chant was born in 1896 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of William Chant and Frances Lewis.1
  • At the age of 27 years, Burnett Chant married Florence Hurst in 1923 in Queensland.2,3
  • Burnett Chant and Florence Hurst appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Crow's Nest. Burnett was a Main Roads ganger and Florence carried out home duties. A William Henry Chant, a truck driver, also lived at Crows Nest.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896/C2431     Burnett     Chant     ;William;     Frances Lewis.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1949.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1923/C3138     Hurst     Florence;     Chant     Burnett.

David Chant1

M, b. 1907

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1929/C241     Patch     Vera Irene;     Chant     David.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C2509     David     Chant;     William;     Frances Lewis.

Elizabeth Chant1

F, b. 1 November 1789
  • Elizabeth Chant was baptized on 1 November 1789 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1
  • At the age of 22 years, 8 months and 25 days, Elizabeth Chant married Thomas Hockey, son of Edmund Hockey and Mary Rugg, on 26 July 1812 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1

Children of Elizabeth Chant and Thomas Hockey

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.
  2. Hockey Ancestors (Rootsweb) - Carol Leatham, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. Transcribed Census Returns, Somerset Census 1851, Chiselborough.

Elizabeth Chant1

F, b. 18 September 1864
  • Elizabeth Chant was also known as Bessie.
  • She was baptized on 18 September 1864 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Elizabeth Chant was living in the household of Edmund Hockey and Ann Pope in 7 Lower Street, West Chinnock, Somerset. Edmund is shown as a 71 year old mason born Middle Chinnock living with his wife Ann aged 61 born London, a dressmaker Chiley Middlesex and their granddaughter 16 year old Bessie Chant a dressmaker born West Chinnock.3
  • At the age of 35 years and 24 days, Elizabeth Chant married Thomas Langdon on 12 October 1899 in Middle Chinnock, Somerset.

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341574 Public Records Office Reference      RG11
    Piece / Folio      2387 / 55 Page Number      14.
  2. Hockey Ancestors (Rootsweb) - Carol Leatham, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341574 Public Records Office Reference RG11 Piece / Folio      2387 / 55 Page Number      14.

Elizabeth Chant1

F, b. 25 June 1837

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.
  2. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."

George Albert Chant1,2

M, b. 3 March 1867
  • George Albert Chant was baptized on 3 March 1867 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1,2
  • He was the son of Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census George Albert Chant was living in the household of Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey in South Street, West Chinnock. Isaiah is shown as a 34 year old coachman (domestic) born in West Chinnock, living with his wife Mary A aged 37 born Middle Chinnock and his sons George 14 and Henry W both scholars and born in West Chinnock.1
  • His marriage, at 25 years and 11 months, to Sarah Jane Axe was registered in the March 1893 Quarter in Yeovil, Somerset Registration District.3

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Film 1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11 Piece / Folio      2390 / 94 Page Number      7.
  2. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Mar 1893 Axe Sarah Jane Yeovil 5c 581; Chant George Albert Yeovil 5c 581.

Henry William Chant1,2

M, b. 2 January 1870, d. 25 June 1910
  • Henry William Chant was baptized on 2 January 1870 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1,3
  • He was the son of Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Henry William Chant was living in the household of Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey in South Street, West Chinnock. Isaiah is shown as a 34 year old coachman (domestic) born in West Chinnock, living with his wife Mary A aged 37 born Middle Chinnock and his sons George 14 and Henry W both scholars and born in West Chinnock.1
  • Henry William Chant died on 25 June 1910 in West Chinnock, Somerset, at age 40.2,4

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Film 1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11 Piece / Folio      2390 / 94 Page Number      7.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Jun 1910 CHANT Henry William 40 Yeovil 5c 244.
  3. Hockey Ancestors (Rootsweb) - Carol Leatham, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  4. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."

Isaac Chant1

M, b. 29 December 1805
  • Isaac Chant was baptized on 29 December 1805 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1,2
  • He was the son of James Chant and Mary Mudford.1
  • At the age of 22 years, 6 months and 14 days, Isaac Chant married Mary Ann Hockey, daughter of Edmund Hockey and Mary Rugg, on 13 July 1828 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1,3
  • The family was not on the 1851 or 1861 census.

Children of Isaac Chant and Mary Ann Hockey

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.
  2. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."
  3. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey", West Chinnock parish register.

Isaiah Chant1

M, b. 7 March 1843, d. 27 April 1915
  • Isaiah Chant was born on 7 March 1843 in West Chinnock, Somerset.1,2,3
  • At the age of 20 years, 9 months and 19 days, Isaiah Chant married Mary Ann Hockey, daughter of Edmund Hockey and Ann Pope, on 26 December 1863 in Middle Chinnock, Somerset.1
  • Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in South Street, West Chinnock. Isaiah is shown as a 34 year old coachman (domestic) born in West Chinnock, living with his wife Mary A aged 37 born Middle Chinnock and his sons George 14 and Henry W both scholars and born in West Chinnock.2
  • Isaiah Chant died on 27 April 1915 in West Chinnock, Somerset, at age 72.1,3

Children of Isaiah Chant and Mary Ann Hockey

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.
  2. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Film 1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11 Piece / Folio      2390 / 94 Page Number      7.
  3. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."
  4. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341574 Public Records Office Reference      RG11
    Piece / Folio      2387 / 55 Page Number      14.

James Chant1

M, b. circa 1770
  • James Chant was born circa 1770.1
  • James Chant married Mary Mudford.1

Child of James Chant and Mary Mudford

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.

Joanna Chant1

F, b. circa 1745

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Levi Chant1

M, b. 24 March 1833

Citations

  1. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."

Sarah Chant1

F, b. 4 December 1842

Citations

  1. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."

Selena Chant1

F, b. 14 February 1830

Citations

  1. Martin Hockey, "James Hockey Descendant Sheet, Martin Hockey."

Susannah Chant1

F, b. circa 1740
  • Susannah Chant was born circa 1740.1
  • Susannah Chant married William Hockey in 1765.1

Child of Susannah Chant and William Hockey

Citations

  1. Ian Hall, "James Hockey c 1770 Desc'nt Sheet, Ian Hall", Parish Register Montacute, Transcript.