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.

William Chant1

M, b. circa 1865
  • William Chant was born circa 1865.1
  • William Chant married Frances Lewis in 1886 in Queensland.1,2

Children of William Chant and Frances Lewis

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C2509     David     Chant;     William;     Frances Lewis.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1886/C326     Chant     William;     Lewis     Frances.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896/C2431     Burnett     Chant     ;William;     Frances Lewis.

William Henry Chant1

M, b. circa 1900
  • William Henry Chant was born circa 1900.1

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1949.

Edward Chanter1

M, b. circa 1885
  • Edward Chanter was born circa 1885.1
  • Edward Chanter married Martha Belsham circa 1910.1

Child of Edward Chanter and Martha Belsham

Citations

  1. George Weight, "Descendatns of Stephen Vowden & Ann Teague."

Lilian Martha Changer1

F, b. 15 February 1912, d. 10 July 1994
  • Lilian Martha Changer was also known as Corah.1
  • She was born on 15 February 1912 in 11 Brownlow Road, Shoreditch, London.1
  • She was the daughter of Edward Chanter and Martha Belsham.1
  • At the age of 49 years, 1 month and 10 days, Lilian Martha Changer married Peter Denton Weight Vowden, son of Horace Herbert Weight Vowden and Alice Harriet Denton Vowden, on 25 March 1961 in St Columbia's Church of Scotland, Chelsea, London. At the time of her marriage Lilian was a private secretary. Witnesses to the marriage were Alice Harriet Vowden (Peter's mother) and E E Chanter.1
  • Lilian Martha Changer died on 10 July 1994 in Wycombe General Hospital, Buckinghamshire, at age 82. She died from a brainstem cerebrovascular stroke and hypertension.1
  • She was cremated on 20 July 1994 in Randalls Park Crematorium, Leatherhead, Surry, after a service at All Saints Church, Weston Green.1

Citations

  1. George Weight, "Descendatns of Stephen Vowden & Ann Teague."

Mary Ann Chaplin

F, b. circa 1825

Children of Mary Ann Chaplin and James Samuel Staff

Citations

  1. Mervyn Walkden Brown, The Staffs in Australia, Page 39.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, 16286/1864 STAFF ANN       JAMES S       MARY A       WINDSOR.

Alma Maud Chapman1

F, b. 1910

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C11108     Alma Maud     Chapman;     Sydney;     Margaret Elizabeth Cooke.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934/C4548     Mayes     Malcolm Charles;     Chapman     Alma Maud.

Beryl Goodrick Chapman1

F, b. 1913, d. 20 August 2001

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C14523     Beryl Goodrick     Chapman;     Thomas Henry     ;Emily Louisa Charlotte Goodrick.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1938/C3604      Littleton     Colin Alan;     Chapman     Beryl Goodrick.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943-1949.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Colston Frank Chapman1

M, b. 1890, d. February 1946
  • Colston Frank Chapman was born in 1890. He was the son of Frank Henry CHAPMAN and Kate Augusta TURLE.1,2
  • At the age of 27 years, Colston Frank Chapman married Ida Caroline Dioth, daughter of Wilhelm Dioth and Augusta Sperling, in 1917 in Brisbane, Queensland.1
  • In July 1929,his wife, Ida Caroline Dioth died in Brisbane, Queensland.3
  • Colston Frank Chapman died in February 1946 in Brisbane, Queensland.4,2
  • He was buried on 5 February 1946 in South Brisbane Cemetery.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1917/B19841     Chapman     Colston Frank     ;Dioth     Ida Caroline.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1946/B5329     Colston Frank     Chapman     Frank Henry;     Kate Augusta Turle.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death1929/B8339     Ida Caroline     Chapman     ;Wilhelm Dioth     ;Auguste Sperling.
  4. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899, South Brisbane Cemetery.

Emma Chapman1

F, b. 22 June 1870, d. 31 March 1947
  • Emma Chapman was born on 22 June 1870 in Murphy's Creek, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Henry Chapman and Martha Davis.1
  • At the age of 24 years, 9 months and 5 days, Emma Chapman married James William Handley on 27 March 1895 in Queensland.3,2
  • Emma Chapman and James William Handley appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Bonvale Farm, Perseverance. James was a grazier.4
  • Emma Chapman and James William Handley appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Murphy's Creek. James was a grazier.5
  • Emma Chapman was buried in Murphy's Creek Cemetery. The cemetery index shows year of her death on her headstone as 1919.6
  • On 23 February 1936,her husband, James William Handley died in Queensland at age 70. The cemetery index shows year of his death on her headstone as 1906.6,7
  • Emma Chapman died on 31 March 1947 in Murphy's Creek, Queensland, at age 76.2,8

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth1870/C694     Emma     Chapman;     Henry;     Martha Davis.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1895/C1545     Handley     James William     ;Chapman     Emma.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1903.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  6. Interment.net, online http://www.interment.net/data/aus/qld/maroochy/namlaw/…
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1936/C496     James William;     Handley     John;     Jane Johnstone.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1947/C2315     Emma     Handley;     Henry Chapman;     Martha Davis.

Frances Harriet Chapman1

F, b. 2 December 1867, d. 1922
  • Frances Harriet Chapman was born on 2 December 1867 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Henry Chapman and Martha Davis.1
  • At the age of 21 years, Frances Harriet Chapman married George Nelson Armstrong in 1889 in Queensland.3
  • Frances Harriet Chapman died in 1922 in Queensland.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1868/C353     Frances Harriett     Chapman;     Henry     ;Martha Davis.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1889/C1538     Armstrong     George Nelson;     Chapman     Harriett Frances.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922/C1682     Harriett Frances     Armstrong;     Henry Chapman     ;Martha Davies.

Frederick William Chapman1

M, b. 19 August 1875, d. 13 July 1923
  • Frederick William Chapman was born on 19 August 1875 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Henry Chapman and Martha Davis.1
  • In 1903 Henry Chapman had established a Bacon Processing Plant with his sons, Sydney & Fred at Murphy's Creek. The Queenslander reported the following on 15 August 1903:- " MESSRS. CHAPMAN AND SONS. Messrs. Chapman and Sons, of Murphy's Creek, had a very fine trophy, which well deserved the prize awarded to it. The trophy, which was most tastefully arranged, consisted of sides and flitches of bacon, rolls of bacon, smoked and seeded hams, complete smoked pigs, cured pigs' heads, "kumera," "weisends," and a large collec tion of small goods, comprising: Stras tourg sausages, brawn, ham, sausages, white and black pudding, German saus ages, &c. The trophy attracted attention, and the whole of it was purchased by Messrs. Laidlaw and Peak, Ruthven-street, Toowoomba. Messrs. Chapman and Sons are finding their business at Murphy's Creek extend ing so rapidly that they will in the near future make extensive additions to their plant to meet the growing demand for their goods.3"
  • Frederick William Chapman died on 13 July 1923 in Gladsville, Sydney, New South Wales, at age 47.2,4
  • He was buried in Murphy's Creek Cemetery. He is buried with his parents.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875/C1632     Frederick William     Chapman;     Henry     ;Martha Davis.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander 15 August 1903.
  4. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 10013/1923      CHAPMAN      FREDERICK W ;     HENRY      (47 YRS GLADESVILLE) ;     DRUMMOYNE.
  5. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/

Harold Chapman

M, b. 28 February 1904, d. 26 February 1985

Harold Chapman. Photo thanks to Rod Chapman

  • Harold Chapman was born on 28 February 1904 in Murphy's Creek, Queensland. At the time of his birth Harold's father Sydney was a general storekeeper at Murphy's Creek.1,2,3,4
  • He was the son of Sydney Chapman and Elizabeth Margaret Cooke.5
  • At the age of 35 years, 7 months and 2 days, Harold Chapman married Ivy May Shaw Cossart, daughter of George Cossart and Minnie Maria Shaw, on 30 September 1939 in St Stephen's Presbyterian Church, Toowoomba. An account of their wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" on Monday 2nd October 1931 -Two Saturday Weddings At Toowoomba - DAFFODILS and lilies decorated St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church, Toowoomba, on Saturday evening for the wedding of Miss Ivy May Shaw Cossart and Mr. Harold Chapman. The Rev. C. Mayes (Brisbane), officiated. The bride, who is the elder daughter of Mrs. George Cossart , Campbell Street. Toowoomba, and of the late Mr. George Cossart, wore snow white embroidered cloque. The softly ruched bodice was made with long mitten sleeves, and the skirt extended to form a long train. Tiny clusters of orange buds held in place the veil of Brussels lace and tulle and the bridal bouquet was of orchids. The bridesmaid, Miss Ethel Cossart. was frocked in sunshine tinsel brocade, with a full swing skirt sashed with silver. She added an amber pendant, silver gauntlets, and a hooded bolero of silver lame. Her bouquet was of golden daffodils. Little Jocelyn Cossart, niece of the bride, was flower girl. The bridegroom, who is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. S. Chapman (Murphy's Creek), had Mr. W. A. Cossart for best man. The bride was given away by her brother, Mr. J. Cossart. Choral numbers were sung by St. Stephen's Presbyterian Choir, Miss Nance Williams sang, and Mr. H. Swan was organist. At the Cafe Alexandra, where the reception was held, Mrs. Cossart wore Burgundy cobweb lace, with a wide leafed hat of black bakii straw, and carried Burgundy and cream-tinted stocks. Mrs. Chapman favoured a frock of black mariette patterned in a gold hand-painted design, a black straw hat, and a bouquet of red gerberas. Leaving for the wedding tour, which will be spent in the Northern Rivers district, the bride wore silver grey romaine with a tailored coat of light wool in a cranberry shade, and a hat of cranberry straw touched with grey"
    Ivy lived at 43 Campbell Street at the time of her marriage and Harold, who was a clerk, lived at 128 Margaret Street, Toowoomba.1
  • In 1973,his wife, Ivy May Shaw Cossart died in Queensland.6
  • Harold Chapman died on 26 February 1985 in Wesley Hospital, Toowoomba, at age 80.7
  • He was cremated on 28 February 1985 in Toowoomba Crematorium.7

Citations

  1. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail 2 October 1939.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Births 1904/C3278Harold     Chapman ;Sydney     ;Margaret Elizabeth Cooke.
  3. Rod Chapman, "E-mail - re Harold Chapman," e-mail to audrey, March 2013.
  4. Harold Chapman, Birth Registration c 5770 (1904).
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904/C3278     Harold     Chapman     ;Sydney     ;Margaret Elizabeth Cooke.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1973/C5362     Ivy May Shaw     Chapman.     
  7. Harold Chapman, Death Harold Chapman.

Henry Chapman1

M, b. 1838, d. 29 January 1912
  • Henry Chapman was born in 1838 in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England. He was the son of Thomas Henry Chapman and Mary.1,2
  • Henry Chapman married Martha Davis between June 1865 and August 1865 in Shortwood, Gloucestershire, England. The marriage was registered in the Stoud District, Gloucestershire in June 1865.1,2,3
  • Henry Chapman and Martha Davis immigrated to Moreton Bay on 7 October 1865. Henry and Martha both 26, travelled on the Queen of Colonies.4
  • Henry Chapman appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Murphy's Creek. Henry was a butcher and Martha carried out domestic duties. Their sons William, a salesman and Sydney, a storeman also lived at Murphy's Creek.5
  • By 1903 Henry had established a Bacon Processing Plant with his sons at Murphy's Creek. The Queenslander reported the following on 15 August 1903:- " MESSRS. CHAPMAN AND SONS. Messrs. Chapman and Sons, of Murphy's Creek, had a very fine trophy, which well deserved the prize awarded to it. The trophy, which was most tastefully arranged, consisted of sides and flitches of bacon, rolls of bacon, smoked and seeded hams, complete smoked pigs, cured pigs' heads, "kumera," "weisends," and a large collec tion of small goods, comprising: Stras tourg sausages, brawn, ham, sausages, white and black pudding, German saus ages, &c. The trophy attracted attention, and the whole of it was purchased by Messrs. Laidlaw and Peak, Ruthven-street, Toowoomba. Messrs. Chapman and Sons are finding their business at Murphy's Creek extend ing so rapidly that they will in the near future make extensive additions to their plant to meet the growing demand for their goods.6"
  • Henry Chapman died on 29 January 1912 in Murphy's Creek, Queensland.7
  • On 29 January 1912 Was involved in an accident at the railway yards. The Queensland Times reported "ACCIDENT AT MURPHY'S CREEK. The Railway Department have receiverd a report of an accident which occurred to an elderly man named Chapman at Murphy's Creek, this morning (says yesterday's' " Telegraph".) Chapman was pushing a truck in the station yard, and the truck got away from him, and knocked him down and ran over him. Medical assistance was obtained from Helidon."8
  • He was buried in Murphy's Creek Cemetery. His headstone shows he died from injuries he received.9

Children of Henry Chapman and Martha Davis

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 948/C913     Thomas Henry     Chapman;     Henry;     Martha Davies.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Jun 1865 Chapman      Henry     ; Davis      Martha      ;      Stroud      6a     571.
  4. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted immigration Index 1848-1912.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Murphys Creek 1903.
  6. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander 15 August 1903.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1912/C4270     Henry     Chapman;     Thomas Henry Chapman     ;Mary - ** born England aged 74 years.
  8. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Queensland Times (Ipswich) (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Tuesday 30 January 1912 p 4 Article.
  9. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1868/C353     Frances Harriett     Chapman;     Henry     ;Martha Davis.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth1870/C694     Emma     Chapman;     Henry;     Martha Davis.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1955/C2417     Sydney     Chapman     ;Henry     ;Martha Davis.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875/C1632     Frederick William     Chapman;     Henry     ;Martha Davis.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1881/C4706     William     Chapman;     Henry     ;Martha Davis.

Henry Holmes Chapman1

M, b. 12 April 1916, d. 16 October 1944
  • Henry Holmes Chapman was born on 12 April 1916 in Toowoomba.1,2
  • He was the son of Thomas Henry Chapman and Emily Louisa Charlotte Goodrick.1
  • Henry Holmes Chapman enlisted in the RAAF on 28 March 1942 in Brisbane He gave his next of kin as his father Thomas. His service number was 425488.2
  • Henry Holmes Chapman died on 16 October 1944 at age 28. At the time of his death he held the rank of Pilot Officer in the 58th Squadron. His memorial is at Runnymead, Surry, England.1,2,3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945/S2885     Henry Holmes     Chapman;     Thomas Henry Chapman     ;Emily Louisa Charlotte Goodrick.
  2. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  3. Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org/