Charlotte Eames

F, b. 19 February 1889

Charlotte Agnes Eames

F, b. 1904
  • Charlotte Agnes Eames was born in 1904 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy.
  • At the age of 18 years, Charlotte Agnes Eames married Thomas Gilbert Sheppard on 5 April 1922 in St George Church of England, Crow's Nest. The Darling Downs Gazette reported:-" The marriage of Miss Charlotte Agnes, second daughter of Mr and Mrs T Eames of Crow's Nest, to Mr Thomas Gilbert, only son of Mr and Mrs H Sheppard, of Willowburn, took place at St. George's Church of England, Crow's Nest on the 5th inst., Rev S Atherton officiating. The bride, who was given away by her father, was gowned in rich ivory crepe de chine, the neck round, loose sleeves of georgette, the bodice finished in eyelet, embroidery, the skirt panelled in georgette, finished with tassels of silk. A bridal veil, (kindly lent by her aunt, Mrs Smoothy of Laidley) was also worn. Her bouquet of white flowers was tied with white ribbon.Miss Laura Smoothy attended as bridesmaid, wearing a smart frock of lemon coloured crepe de chine, with bindings and swathed sash of pale tinted carmine, the looped panels being finished in the same colour, and her white georgette hat was trimmed with satin posy and grapes. Mr Arthur Hirning supported the bridegroom as best man. The bridegroom presented to the bride a silver chain bag, and to the bridesmaid a gold pendant, and the bride gave the bridegroom a silver shaving outfit. The wedding breakfast was served at the residence of the bride's parents. After the ceremony the bridal party motored to the Ede Studio and were photographed by Mr Seaton. The honeymoon is being spent at Coolangatta. Mrs Sheppard travelling in a navy costume and hat of black with poses of flowers."

Edward Eames

M, b. 2 April 1881, d. 1969
  • Edward Eames was born on 2 April 1881 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Eames and Caroline Lee.
  • Edward Eames died in 1969 in Queensland.

Elizabeth Eames

F, b. 13 August 1883

Eric George (Jock) Eames

M, b. 23 August 1910, d. 23 December 1999
  • Eric George (Jock) Eames was born on 23 August 1910 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy.
  • At the age of 28 years, Eric George (Jock) Eames married Anna Mathilda Weis, daughter of Frederick William Weis and Caroline Dau, in 1939 in Queensland.
  • Eric George (Jock) Eames and Anna Mathilda Weis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Devoncourt Estate, Crow's Nest. Eric was a labourer.
  • In May 1972,his wife, Anna Mathilda Weis died in Queensland. She is buried with her first husband - Johann Rohde. UNIT-00C-0032.

  • Eric George (Jock) Eames died on 23 December 1999 at age 89.
  • He was buried on 29 December 1999 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWS1-00R-0016.

Ethel Eames

F, b. 1908, d. 3 September 1941

Frazer Edward Eames

M, b. 21 July 1912, d. 30 December 1912
  • Frazer Edward Eames was born on 21 July 1912 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy.
  • Frazer Edward Eames died on 30 December 1912.
  • He was buried on 31 December 1912 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00L-0028.

Henry Eames

M, b. 25 May 1893, d. 28 March 1918
  • Henry Eames was born on 25 May 1893 in Gatton, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Eames and Caroline Lee.
  • Henry Eames enlisted in the AIF on 18 December 1915 in Brisbane. He was assigned to the 9/31 Battalion and gave his next of kin as his mother Caroline Burden of Gatton. He was a 22 year old bushman, born Gatton.
  • Henry Eames died on 28 March 1918 in France at age 24.

Isabella Eames

F, b. 23 June 1901, d. 28 September 1901
  • Isabella Eames was born on 23 June 1901 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy.
  • Isabella Eames died on 28 September 1901 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 29 September 1901 in Cabarlah Cemetery. CE1-00D-0005.

John Eames

M, b. 1897, d. 1964
  • John Eames was born in 1897 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Caroline Lee.
  • John Eames died in 1964 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Julia Wise Eames

F, b. 1835, d. July 1920
  • Julia Wise Eames was born in 1835 in Alton, Hampshire.
  • She appeared on the census of 30 March 1851. She is shown as a 16 year old, born Alton and living at home in Lenten Street.
  • At the age of 25 years, Julia Wise Eames married Lewis Jefferis, son of Henry Jefferis and Ann Sparshott, on 22 May 1860 in Farringdon, Hampshire.
  • Julia Wise Eames and Lewis Jefferis appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Chelsea, London. Lewis is shown as a 26 year old secretary, born Alton. Julia is shown as 24 years old, born Hampshire.
  • Julia Wise Eames and Lewis Jefferis appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Grand Hotel, Kings Road, Brighton, Sussex. Lewis is shown as a 46 year old Hotel Keeper born Alton Hamsphire. His 44 year old wife Juliet W was also born in Alton. Various servants and visitors are also at the household.
  • Julia Wise Eames appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911.
  • Her death was recorded with the Alton, Hampshire Registration District in the July 1920 Quarter . The record shows she was 85 years old.

Leslie Eames

M, b. 12 September 1917, d. 1973
  • Leslie Eames was born on 12 September 1917 in Toowoomba.
  • He was the son of Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy.
  • Leslie Eames enlisted in the Australian Army on 8 June 1940 in Toowoomba. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father Thomas. He was discharged 8 Aug 1940 from the 2/2 Machine Gun Battalion with the rank of Private.
  • Leslie Eames died in 1973 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Marion May Eames

F, b. 1 January 1883, d. 14 November 1962
  • Marion May Eames was born on 1 January 1883 in Marton, New Zealand. She was the daughter of Fredricka Louisa and William George EMENS.
  • At the age of 25 years, 5 months and 8 days, Marion May Eames married Thomas Bernard Holdaway, son of Thomas Holdaway and Mary Jane Ching, on 9 June 1908 in Marton, New Zealand. They had nine children.
  • Marion May Eames died on 14 November 1962 in New Zealand at age 79. Her last address was 32 Florence Street, Palmerston North.
  • She was buried on 16 November 1962 in Kelvin Grove Cemetery and Crematorium, Palmeston North.

Children of Marion May Eames and Thomas Bernard Holdaway

Mary Ann Eames

F, b. 25 July 1873, d. 12 January 1874
  • Mary Ann Eames was born on 25 July 1873 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Eames and Caroline Lee.
  • Mary Ann Eames was buried on 12 January 1874 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Mary Ann Eames died on 12 January 1874 in Queensland.

Mary Ann Eames

F, b. 19 June 1885

Mary Ann Eames

F, b. 1905
  • Mary Ann Eames was born in 1905 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Caroline Eames.

Priscilla Eames

F, b. 3 July 1891

Sarah Eames

F, b. circa 1877, d. 1894
  • Sarah Eames was born circa 1877.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Eames and Caroline Lee.
  • Sarah Eames died in 1894 in Queensland.

Thomas Eames

M, b. 1879, d. 6 February 1972
  • Thomas Eames was born in 1879.
  • He was the son of Thomas Eames and Caroline Lee.
  • Around 1895 Filshie & Broadfoot built a mill on the eastern side of Perseverance Creek near the Perseverance bridge. Dave Broadfoot managed the mill for about 15 years. Some of the workers were Bill Wilkes, Dan McQuillan, Walter Scott, Fred Lent (a yardman), Tom Eames and Mr Albion, the engine driver. Bill and Rodger McQuillan were bullock drivers for the mill.

  • At the age of 21 years, Thomas Eames married Charlotte Agnes Smoothy, daughter of Henry Smoothy and Isabella Thompson, in 1900 in Queensland.
  • On 29 September 1901,Thomas Eames's daughter, Isabella Eames was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. CE1-00D-0005.
  • On 31 December 1912,Thomas Eames's daughter, Frazer Edward Eames was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00L-0028.
  • Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. Thomas was a labourer.
  • Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Thomas was a labourer. Their son Thomas Henry was a butcher.
  • Thomas Eames was listed as the next of kin of Leslie Eames when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 8 June 1940 in Toowoomba. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father Thomas. He was discharged 8 Aug 1940 from the 2/2 Machine Gun Battalion with the rank of Private.
  • Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1949 living at Thallon Street, Crow's Nest. Charlotte carried out home duties and Thomas was a labourer.
  • On 11 May 1953,his wife, Charlotte Agnes Smoothy died in Queensland.
  • Thomas Eames died on 6 February 1972 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 7 February 1972 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00M-0031.

Children of Thomas Eames and Charlotte Agnes Smoothy

Thomas Eames

M, b. circa 1813, d. August 1894
  • Thomas Eames was born circa 1813. He was the son of William Eames and Sarah.
  • Thomas Eames married Caroline Lee circa 1870.
  • Thomas Eames died in August 1894 in Queensland.

Children of Thomas Eames and Caroline Lee

Thomas Henry Eames

M, b. 26 January 1906, d. 1980

Violet May Eames

F, b. 1902, d. 1978

William Eames

M, b. 12 March 1872

William Eames

M, b. 1913
  • William Eames was born in 1913 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Caroline Eames.

Sarah Ellen Earwacker

F, b. December 1867, d. 1954
  • Sarah Ellen Earwacker's birth was registered in the Droxford, Hampshire Registration District in the December 1867 Quarter. She was the daughter of John Earwarker.
  • Her marriage, at 23 years and 3 months, to Harry Chambers was registered in the March 1891 Quarter in Alton, Hampshire Registration District.
  • Sarah Ellen Earwacker and Harry Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Djuan. Harry was a farmer and Sarah carried out home duties. Their son John was also a farmer at Djuan.
  • Sarah Ellen Earwacker and Harry Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1949 living at Mountain Camp. Harry was a farmer and Sarah carried out home duties.
  • In October 1949,her husband, Harry Chambers died in Woody Point, Brisbane, Queensland.
  • Sarah Ellen Earwacker died in 1954 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Children of Sarah Ellen Earwacker and Harry Chambers

Thomas Earwacker

M

Emma Eason

F, b. 24 February 1839
  • Emma Eason was baptized on 24 February 1839 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Sampson Eason and Mary Mitchell.
  • Emma Eason witnessed the marriage of Catherine Hooper and George England on 30 September 1856 in Merriott, Somerset; The marriage record shows:- Catherine Hooper, full, spinster, Crewkerne Road, father Joseph Hooper gardener, witness Emma Eason. George England, full, bachelor, Merriott, gardener, father John England a gardener, witness Sidney Hooper.
  • Her marriage, at 18 years and 3 months, to Sidney Hooper, son of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask, was registered in the June 1857 Quarter in Chard, Somerset Registration District.
  • Emma Eason and Sidney Hooper appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Crewkerne. Sidney is shown as a 23 year old gardener born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma aged 22, born Merriott, and sons John aged 3, born Crewkerne, and George 10 months, born Crewkerne.
  • Emma Eason and Sidney Hooper appeared on the census of 1871 in Crewkerne, Somerset. Sidney is shown as the 34 year old head, a tranter born Crewkerne. He is living with Emma his wife, 32 years old born in Merriott and their children John 14 born Crewkerne, George 13 a scholar born Crewkerne, Mary Ann, 9 a scholar born Crewkerne, Ellen, 7 a scholar born Crewkerne, Betty 3 born Crewkerne and Joseph 6 months born Crewkerne
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  • Emma Eason and Sidney Hooper appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Hermitage Street, Crewkerne. Sidney is shown as a 42 year old market gardener, born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma, 41, born Crewekrne and their children: Mary A 18; Ellen 16; Betty 13; Joseph 10; Elizabeth 8; Charles 6; Frank 4 and Florence 1. All the children were born in Crewkerne.
  • Emma Eason and Sidney Hooper appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset. The census details show Sidney as a 53 year old farmer and poulterer born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma, 52, born Merriott, and children Joseph, 20, a farmers son, born Crewkerne, Charles, 16, a farmers son born Crewkerne, Frank, 13, ditto, Florence, 11 born Crewkerne and Minnie aged 7 a scholar born Crewkerne.

Children of Emma Eason and Sidney Hooper

Martha Eason

F, b. circa 1819, d. March 1914
  • Martha Eason was born circa 1819 in Merriott.
  • Her marriage to John Hooper, son of Roger Hooper and Elizabeth Trask, was registered in the December 1843 Quarter in Chard, Somerset Registration District.
  • Martha Eason and John Hooper appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Sherrimore Hill, Merriott. John is shown as a 33 year old agricultural labourer born Crewkerne, living with his wife Martha a 31 year old agricultural labouer born in Merriott.
  • Martha Eason and John Hooper appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Great Field, Crewkerne. John is shown as a 43 year old farrier born Merriott, living with his 41 year old wife Martha also born Merriott.
  • Martha Eason appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Silver Street, Chard, Somerset. The census details show Joseph Hooper (not John)     a 63 year old smith born Chard, living with his wife Martha aged 61 born Crewkerne. (Note:-Even though the record shows Joseph born Chard, not John born Crewkerne, this is most likely the same couple as their ages and John's occupation are correct.)     
  • She was widowed in February 1888 when died John.
  • She appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in Beadon Lane, Merriott. Martha is shown as a 70 year old widow living on her own means.
  • She appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in Beadon Lane, Merriott. She is shown as an 81 year old independant living on her own means.
  • Her death was recorded with the Chard, Somerset Registration District in the March 1914 Quarter . Her age at time of death was recorded as 92 years.

Maryann Eason

F, b. 3 July 1831
  • Maryann Eason was born on 3 July 1831 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Sampson Eason and Mary Mitchell.
  • At the age of 19 years, 8 months and 17 days, Maryann Eason married Charles Hooper, son of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask, on 20 March 1851 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows: Charles Hooper 21 bachelor, abode Lower Street, Occupation Traunter father Joseph Hooper a collier, witness Alfred Paul. Mary Ann Eason 21 spinster, abode Lower Street, occupation servant, father Sampson Eason a fruiterer, witness Ann Shutler.
  • Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Lower Street, Merriott. Charles is shown as a 21 year old Trantor born Merriot and Maryann is 20, also born Merriott.
  • Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Broadway, Merriott. The census record shows Charles as a 32 year old Inkeeper, born Merriott, living with his wife Maryann 30, born Merriott, and children George aged 9, a scholar, William aged 6, Emma aged 4 and John aged 2. All the children were born in Merriott.
  • Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Broadway, Merriott. The census details show Charles as a 42 year old landlord and gardener born Merriott, Mary Ann aged 40, farmer of 40 acres employing 2 boys, born Merriott, and their children George 19, an agricultural labourer, William 15, also a labourer, John 12 a scholar, Samuel 8, a scholar, Emma 7, Bessie aged 2. All the children were born in Merriott.
  • Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. The census details show Charles Hooper, head aged 52, a beerhouse keeper, his wife Mary Ann aged 51, Samuel aged 18, son of beerhouse keeper, Emma aged 16, Bessy aged 6 and Ellen aged 2. All the household was born in Merriott.
  • Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in Eggwood Farm, Merriott, Somerset. Charles is shown as a 67 year old farmer and Market gardener, living with his wife Mary Ann aged 66, a poultry dealer, and children Bessie, a 17 year old housekeeper and Ellen a 13 year old scholar. Their grandson Albert Hooper is living with them. He is shown as a 15 year old farm servant. The entire household was born in Merriott.
  • Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in Eggwood Farm, Merriott. The census record shows Charles as a 60 year old farmer, his wife Maryann also 60 both born Merriott. Living with them are their grandchildren, Minnie Hooper aged 20, and Herbert aged 12, both born in Merriott.

Children of Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper

Sampson Eason

M, b. circa 1800
  • Sampson Eason was born circa 1800 in Merriott, Somerset, England.
  • Sampson Eason married Mary Mitchell on 28 March 1824 in Merriott, Somerset. Sampson had a number of occupations - gardener, labourer, fruiterer and trantor.

Children of Sampson Eason and Mary Mitchell