Susan Davidson

F, b. 1780, d. 1866
  • Susan Davidson was born in 1780.
  • Susan Davidson married Joseph Cossart, son of Dr Christian Frederick Cossart and Ann Gordon, circa 1805.
  • Her death was recorded with the an unknown place , an unknown place Registration District in the 1866 Quarter . The record shows she was 86 years old at the time of her death.

Children of Susan Davidson and Joseph Cossart

Waverley D''Eresby Davidson

M, b. circa 1890

William Davidson

M, b. 27 June 1850, d. 16 December 1915
  • William Davidson was born on 27 June 1850 in Goulburn, New South Wales. He was the son of Duncan Davidson and Jean/Jane.
  • At the age of 21 years, 9 months and 20 days, William Davidson married Caroline Studders on 16 April 1872 in Bega, New South Wales. William and Caroline had at least 12 children. After their marriage they moved around NSW, from Bega to the Goulburn district, to Quenbeyan, then to Casino. Around 1892 they moved to the Crow's Nest District in Queensland.
  • William Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Hampton. William was a blacksmith.
  • He and Caroline Studders appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Hampton. William was a blacksmith. Their son John Henry was also a blacksmith but gave his address as Perseverance as did their daughter Pearl.
  • William Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Pechey. He was a blacksmith.
  • William Davidson died on 16 December 1915 in Deep Creek, Narrabeen, New South Wales, at age 65.

Children of William Davidson and Caroline Studders

William Leslie Davidson

M, b. 1873, d. 1951
  • William Leslie Davidson was born in 1873 in Bega, New South Wales.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.
  • William Leslie Davidson died in 1951 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Alister James Davies

M, b. 13 February 1887, d. 30 October 1917
  • Alister James Davies was born on 13 February 1887 in Mackay, Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Alister James Davies enlisted in the 25th Battalion on 18 June 1915 in Mackay. He gave his mother Emma of Glenira, Stucky Road, Clayfield as his next of kin.
  • Alister James Davies killed in action on 30 October 1917 in France at age 30.

Arthur Tasman Davies

M, b. 2 February 1886, d. 5 August 1916
  • Arthur Tasman Davies was born on 2 February 1886 in Mackay, Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Arthur Tasman Davies enlisted in the AIF on 18 September 1915 in Brisbane. He gave his mother Emma of Glenira, Stucky Road, Clayfield as his next of kin. At the time of enlistment he was a farmer at Taabinga near Kingaroy.
  • Arthur Tasman Davies was killed in action on 5 August 1916 in France at age 30.
  • Probate for his estate was granted in February 1917 his brother Sidney of Cooyar and sister Eva of Taroom.

Basil Leslie Davies

M, b. 11 January 1898, d. 3 January 1970
  • Basil Leslie Davies was born on 11 January 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Basil Leslie Davies died on 3 January 1970 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 71.

Dora Olive Davies

F, b. 9 January 1893

Edgar George Davies

M, b. 1900
  • Edgar George Davies was born in 1900 in Queensland. He was the son of George Edgar Davies and Susan Duffy.
  • At the age of 20 years, Edgar George Davies married Elsie Elizabeth Hunt, daughter of William Hunt and Sarah Carter, on 11 February 1920 in Queensland.

Edna Davies

F, b. 6 January 1895, d. 6 June 1895

Edna Susie Davies

F, b. 20 January 1900, d. 1901

Ella Ida Davies

F, b. 26 April 1896

Eva Jessie Davies

F, b. 3 April 1884

Florence Davies

F, b. circa 1880

James Oliver Davies

M, b. 1854, d. December 1937
  • James Oliver Davies was born in 1854. He was the son of James.
  • At the age of 29 years, James Oliver Davies married Emma Adeline Brown on 23 June 1883 in Queensland.
  • On 2 February 1886,James Oliver Davies's son, Arthur Tasman Davies was born in Mackay, Queensland.
  • On 13 February 1887,James Oliver Davies's son, Alister James Davies was born in Mackay, Queensland.
  • On 26 July 1899 James was admitted to the United Grand Lodge of England, in Mackay. He was a salesman. He resigned from the lodge on 30 Nov 1901.
  • James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Samford. James was a grocer.
  • James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Goombungee. James was a farmer.
  • In 1911, according to the Queensland PO Directory (Wise), he was a storekeeper at Thornville.
  • James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1912 and 1913 living at Thornville. They were farmers.
  • James Oliver Davies, as the father of the bride, most likely attended the wedding of Gertrude Hibbert and Sidney Barwood Davies on 5 January 1916 in South Brisbane Their marriage was reporrted in The Queensland Figaro- " MARRIAGES. Jan. 5th.-Miss Gertrude Hibbert, second daughter of the late Mr. William Hibbert and Mrs. Hibbert, South Brisbane, to Mr. Sidney Barwood Davies, third son of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Davies, Cooyar; at the residence of the bride's mother; by the Rev. J. B. Galloway.
  • James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1917. James living at the Diamondtina Hospital. Emma lived at Hillside, Grey Road, Hill End.
  • James Oliver Davies appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1919 and 1929 living at Dunwich. James was an inmate.
  • In August 1935,his wife, Emma Adeline Brown died in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • James Oliver Davies died in December 1937 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He was buried on 2 December 1937 in Toowong Cemetery.

Children of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown

Kezia Davies

F, b. 5 October 1889

Madia Davies

F, b. 11 December 1890

Mary Davies

F, b. 1838, d. 10 December 1931
  • Mary Davies was born in 1838. She was the daughter of David Davies and Esther Richards.
  • At the age of 30 years, Mary Davies married William Joseph Case in 1868 in Queensland.
  • Mary Davies and William Joseph Case appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Buaraba Creek. William was a farmer and Mary carried out domestic duties as did their daughter Eliza.
  • Mary Davies and William Joseph Case appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer and Mary carried out domestic duties. Sons William, a farmer and Albert Bailey, a labourer also lived at Ravensbourne.
  • Mary Davies and William Joseph Case appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1925 living at Perseverance. William was a farmer.
  • On 21 October 1926,her husband, William Joseph Case died in Queensland.
  • Mary Davies died on 10 December 1931 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 11 December 1931 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. William and Mary's names were amongst them.

Children of Mary Davies and William Joseph Case

Mary Davies

F, b. 1813, d. 1898
  • Mary Davies was born in 1813.
  • Her marriage, at 24 years, to Abraham Thatcher was registered in the December 1837 Quarter in Shrewbury, Shopshire Registration District.
  • Mary Davies died in 1898.

Children of Mary Davies and Abraham Thatcher

Sidney Barwood Davies

M, b. 16 August 1888, d. 6 February 1959
  • Sidney Barwood Davies was born on 16 August 1888 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Sidney Barwood Davies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Thornville. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown between 1912 and 1913 in Thornville. They were farmers.
  • At the age of 27 years, 4 months and 20 days, Sidney Barwood Davies married Gertrude Hibbert on 5 January 1916 in South Brisbane. Their marriage was reporrted in The Queensland Figaro- " MARRIAGES. Jan. 5th.-Miss Gertrude Hibbert, second daughter of the late Mr. William Hibbert and Mrs. Hibbert, South Brisbane, to Mr. Sidney Barwood Davies, third son of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Davies, Cooyar; at the residence of the bride's mother; by the Rev. J. B. Galloway.
  • Sidney Barwood Davies was granted probate for the estate of Arthur Tasman Davies on in February 1917; his brother Sidney of Cooyar and sister Eva of Taroom.
  • Sidney Barwood Davies and Gertrude Hibbert appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Eagle Vale, Thornville. Sidney was a farmer.
  • Sidney Barwood Davies and Gertrude Hibbert appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1934 and 1958 living at "Eagle Vale", Thornville. He was a farmer.
  • Sidney Barwood Davies died on 6 February 1959 in Queensland at age 70.
  • He was buried in Toowoomba Garden of Remembrance. Plot K1-B-14 FW; Memorial ID 180670866.

Wilfred Davies

F, b. circa 1895

Ada Alexandrina Davis

F, b. 1902, d. 9 September 1954
  • Ada Alexandrina Davis was born in 1902 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Alfred James Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill.
  • Ada Alexandrina Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. They both carried out home duties. Florence's son Cecil was a factory hand at Crow's Nest.
  • Ada Alexandrina Davis died on 9 September 1954 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 11 September 1954 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. METH5-002-0026.

Alfred (Gilbert) Davis

M, b. 8 May 1895, d. 1940
  • Alfred (Gilbert) Davis was born on 8 May 1895 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Alfred James Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill.
  • Alfred (Gilbert) Davis enlisted in the AIF on 16 October 1916 in Toowoomba. He was a carter and stated he was the sole support of his mother Florence of Crow's Nest. His service number was 3395, he was 21 yrs and 5 months old and 5'4" tall. He was discharged on 7 Jan 1917 after suffering meningitis. He had been admitted to Salisbury Island Hospital in Durban and was returned to Australia.
  • At the age of 27 years, 8 months and 16 days, Alfred (Gilbert) Davis married May Grace Littleton, daughter of John Harnden (Jack) Littleton and Clara Agard Swain, on 24 January 1923 in Methodist Church, Toowoomba, Queensland. The following article appeared in The Queenslander on 3 Feb 1923:- The marriage of Mr. A.G. Davies (Crow's Nest) and Miss M. Littleton (daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Littleton , Pinelands, Crow's Nest, and a great niece of Mrs. V. H. Groom, Toowoomba) was solemnised at the Toowoomba Methodist Church on January 24. The bride was given away by her brother, Mr. R. Littleton. Her travelling gown was of navy blue crepe de Chine, with bodice and loose panels, being braided and bended in henna, and a navy blue hat, lined with henna, and finished with, flowers in the same tones. Miss Edna Littleton (her sister) attended as bridesmaid, and wore apricot charmante, piped with black, and a black hat. Mr. Arthur. Hillenberg was best man. The reception was held at the Cafe Alexandra. The honeymoon will be spent at Brisbane and the seaside.
  • Sometime before in 1929Alfred (Gilbert) Davis and May Grace Littleton moved to Esk.Alfred's name appeard in a article on Esk in the Brisbane Courier :- " A. G. DAVIS. Coming from Crow's Nest, Mr. A. G. Davis, baker and confectioner, is finding excellent business in Esk. He has taken over the shop recently owned by Mr. J. W. Hurford, who established a sound connection by producing excellent bread and smallgoods. Mr. Davis, who is a returned soldier, is maintaining the reputation of the business in this regard. A cafe also is conducted on superior lines.
  • Alfred (Gilbert) Davis died in 1940 in Queensland. He lived at Kingaroy at the time of his death and was a baker, formerly of Cooroy.

Alfred James Davis

M, b. 15 September 1863, d. 1 September 1917

Alfred James Davis c 1860-1917. Photo thanks to Ancestry.com
  • Alfred James Davis was born on 15 September 1863 in St Pancreas, London, England. He was the son of William Davis and Angelina Victoria Millard.
  • At the age of 20 years, Alfred James Davis married Florence Louisa Fugill in 1884 in Queensland.
  • Alfred James Davis, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of Florence Beatrice Davis and James Pryde on 2 November 1910 in Bundamba, Queensland, The marriage was reported in the Queensland Times :- "A WEDDING. Wednesday, the 2nd instant a quiet wedding took place at Bundanba , the contracting parties being Miss Florrie Davis, of Crow's Nest, and Mr. James Pryde, jun., of Booval. The Rev. W. H. Greenwood was the celebrant. The bride, who was given away by her father, was attended by a sister of the groom as bridesmaid, the best man being a brother of the groom. The breakfast was laid out at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. R. Jones, brother-in law and sister of the groom. The usual congratulatoty speeches being delivered by the chairman (the Rev. W. (H. Greenwood) and the fathers of both bride and groom."
  • Alfred James Davis died on 1 September 1917 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 53. Alfred appears to have been living apart from the family from around 1913. He died from chronic alcoholism and heart failure.
  • He was buried on 3 September 1917 in Toowong Cemetery. Location 10-37-3.

Children of Alfred James Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill

Alice Evelyn Davis

F, b. 22 November 1904, d. 22 November 1997

Crow's Nest School Children c 1915. Alice Evelyn Davis is in the second row, third from the right. Photo thanks to Mary

  • Alice Evelyn Davis was born on 22 November 1904 in Crow's Nest or Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Alfred James Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill.
  • Alice Evelyn Davis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties.
  • At the age of 27 years, Alice Evelyn Davis married Eric William Brass, son of John William Brass and Sarah Ann Lacey, in 1932 in Queensland.
  • Alice Evelyn Davis and Eric William Brass appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1934 living at "Durham Brae", Pinelands, Crow's Nest. Eric was a farmer.
  • In 1970,her husband, Eric William Brass died in Queensland.
  • Alice Evelyn Davis died on 22 November 1997 in Riverview, Brisbane, Queensland, at age 93.

Arthur Daniel Davis

M, b. 26 June 1902, d. 1987

Arthur St John Davis

M, b. 1870, d. 1939

Child of Arthur St John Davis and Edith Annie Cresswell

Bertie Ernest Davis

M, b. 6 April 1890, d. 11 June 1982

Cecil George Davis

M, b. 17 September 1897, d. 28 April 1936

Christianna Maud Davis

F, b. 5 April 1888, d. 1965
  • Christianna Maud Davis was born on 5 April 1888 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Alfred James Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill.
  • Christianna Maud Davis and Florence Louisa Fugill appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. They both carried out home duties. Florence's son Bertie was a carpenter at Crow's Nest. Alfred wasn't registered.
  • Christianna Maud Davis died in 1965 in Queensland.