Lydia Jane Edser1

F, b. 14 September 1887, d. 1971
  • Lydia Jane Edser was also known as Lydia MacLeod.2
  • She was born on 14 September 1887 in Murphy's Creek, Queensland.1,3
  • She was the daughter of Joseph (Joe) Edser and Emily Halloway.1
  • On 26 October 1890,Lydia Jane Edser's mother, Emily Halloway died in Murphy's Creek, Queensland. She died from peritonitis caused by obstruction of the bowel.4,3
  • After leaving school Lydia worked as a shearer's cook in Roma and Tara.
    She began an association with Dougall McLeod (a ring barker and scrub cutter) around 1906. They lived together for almost 15 years and had two children Maurice born 1907 and Kirsty born 1911. Lydia eventually left Dougall who mistreated the family. She went to live with her brother Alf and his family around 1925.3
  • Lydia Jane Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Nutgrove. She carried out home duties - surname spelt MacLeod.5
  • Between 1932 and 1933 Lydia left Nutgrove and went to work for with Peter (an ex-priest and Hilda Nolan on their farm at Coalbank where she helped with the milking and cooking.3
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll with Peter Michael Nolan and Hilda Gertrude Glover in 1943 in Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, Queensland. Peter was a farmer and Hilda carried out domestic duties. A Lydia McLeod also lived with them.6
  • At the age of 56 years, Lydia Jane Edser married Edward (Ned) Lowien, son of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski, in 1944 in Toowoomba. After their marriage Ned leased a farm from Mrs Peter Nolan at Coalbank. After the lease expired they moved to the Stanthorpe area where Ned patroled the rabbit fence. They later moved to Warwich in 1956 where Ned worked as the sextant at the cemetery.7,3
  • Lydia Jane Edser and Edward (Ned) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Coalbannk.8
  • In 1970,her husband, Edward (Ned) Lowien died in Queensland. He most likely died in Warwick.9
  • Lydia Jane Edser died in 1971 in Warwick, Queensland.7,3

Children of Lydia Jane Edser

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C7930     Lydia Jane     Edser     ;Joseph;     Emily Allaway.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub div Crows Nest 1943.
  3. Spriggs Family Heritage, online http://heritage.spriggs.com.au/main.aspx
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1890/C3463     Emily     Edser;     - Alloway     ;Eliza.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1971/C1802     Lydia Jane     Lowien;     Joseph Edser ;     Emily Olway.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1949.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1970/C6193      Edward     Lowien     ;August Lowien;     Pauline Kajewski.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C3512     Maurice     Edser     ;     Lydia Jane Edser.

Maurice Edser1

M, b. 1907

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C3512     Maurice     Edser     ;     Lydia Jane Edser.

Phoebe Edser1

F, b. 6 December 1873, d. June 1955

Phoebe Edser 1873-1955. Daughter of Joseph Edser & Emily Halloway. Photo thanks to http://heritage.spriggs.com.au
  • Phoebe Edser was born on 6 December 1873 in Queensland. She was born either at Ipswich or Murphy's Creek.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Joseph (Joe) Edser and Emily Halloway.1
  • On 26 October 1890,Phoebe Edser's mother, Emily Halloway died in Murphy's Creek, Queensland. She died from peritonitis caused by obstruction of the bowel.3,2
  • Phoebe Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. She carried out domestic duties and may have lived with her brothers Harry and Joseph jnr who farmed at Pinelands near Crow's Nest.4
  • Phoebe Edser died in June 1955 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 81. Her death was announced in the Crow's Nest Advertiser on 23 Jun 1955.5
  • She was buried on 11 June 1955 in Hermmant Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1873/C1672     Phoebe     Edser;     Joseph;     Emily Alloway.
  2. Spriggs Family Heritage, online http://heritage.spriggs.com.au/main.aspx
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1890/C3463     Emily     Edser;     - Alloway     ;Eliza.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1903.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1955/B7966     Phoebe     Edser;     Joseph      ;Emily.
  6. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899

Robert Edwin Edser1

M, b. 8 February 1910, d. March 1910
  • Robert Edwin Edser was born on 8 February 1910 in Toowomba, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Edwin (Ted) Edser and Hulda Salome Schaefer.1
  • Robert Edwin Edser died in March 1910 in Queensland. He died of convultions.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1910/C3467     Robert Edwin     Edser;     Edwin Edser ;     Hulda Salone.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C11117     Robert Edwin     Edser     ;Edwin;     Hulda Salome Schaefer.

Ruby Edser1

F, b. 1910

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C11820     Ruby     Edser     ;Joseph;     Augusta Pauline Briese.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1927/C3576     Wilkie     Frederick Henry Richard;     Edser     Ruby.

Violet May Edser1

F, b. 1919, d. 1988

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

William George Edser1

M, b. 1906
  • William George Edser was born in 1906 in Queensland. During the court case in which he divorced Ada Harry denied paternity of her child.1,2
  • He was the son of Harry Edser and Ada Rose Haines.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5727     William George     Edser;     Harry     ;Ada Rose Haines.
  2. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 20 October 1908 p 2 Article.

Unknown Edward Arthur Everingham1

M, b. circa 1880
  • Unknown Edward Arthur Everingham was born circa 1880.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1898/C1199     Vandersee     ;Mary     Everingham     Edward Arthur.

Agnes Edwards1

F, b. circa 1905

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.

Ann Edwards1

F, b. 1766
  • Ann Edwards was born in 1766.1
  • At the age of 19 years, Ann Edwards married Thomas Lelean on 14 July 1785 in Megavissey, Cornwall.1
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Ann Edwards was living in the household of William Dunn and Phillipa Edwards Lelean in Well Alley, Megavissey. William is shown as a 55 year old mast maker living with his wife Phillipa and children: William 25, a mariner; John 20 a mariner; Phillip 22, a mariner; Mary Ann 18; Emaline 15 and Ann Lilian Dunn aged 75 (his mother in law - Ann Lelean ?) - all were born in the county.2

Children of Ann Edwards and Thomas Lelean

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch Number: M020631.
  2. Cornwall Census - 1841, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Parish of Mevagissey.

Claude Henry Edwards1

M, b. 13 February 1916, d. 23 April 1989

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.

Edith May Edwards1

F, b. 30 December 1911, d. 8 March 1997

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.

Edna Edwards

F, b. circa 1910

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriages 1498/1934 COSSART STANLEY J; EDWARDS EDNA ; CHATSWOOD.

Elizabeth Edwards1

F, b. November 1867, d. 2 March 1889
  • Elizabeth Edwards was born in November 1867 in New Zealand.1
  • At the age of 20 years and 2 months, Elizabeth Edwards married Albert Arthur Ernest Holdaway, son of John Holdaway and Amelia Eyles, on 30 January 1888 in Richmond, New Zealand.1,2
  • Elizabeth Edwards died on 2 March 1889 in Wanganui, New Zealand, at age 21.1,3

Child of Elizabeth Edwards and Albert Arthur Ernest Holdaway

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1888/43 Elizabeth Edward ; Albert Arthur Ernest Holdaway.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1889/5400 Holdaway Elizabeth ; 21y.

Elton Charles Edwards1

M, b. 4 December 1919, d. 1973
  • Elton Charles Edwards was born on 4 December 1919 in Wynyard, Tasmania.1,2
  • He was the son of William Edwards and Elsea Barbara Louisa (Elsie) Burgess.1
  • Elton Charles Edwards enlisted in the Military on 8 April 1943 in Laburnam Park, Tasmania. His service number was TX14182 (T2881) and he listed his next of kin as Doreen EDWARDS (his wife?). He was living at Boat Harbour at the time he enlisted.
    He was discharged on 7 December 1945 with the rank of Sapper in the 2/3 Australian Docks Operating Company.2
  • Elton Charles Edwards died in 1973.1

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.
  2. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au

Gordon Edwards1

M, b. circa 1901

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Peter Geddes pages.

Grace Edwards1

F, b. circa 1660
  • Grace Edwards was born circa 1660.1
  • Grace Edwards married Humphrey Gill on 18 April 1688 in Mevagissey, Cornwall.1

Children of Grace Edwards and Humphrey Gill

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch M020631.     
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch P020631.     
  3. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch P020631.

Harriet Grace Constance Edwards1

F, b. 8 May 1872, d. 2 August 1945
  • Harriet Grace Constance Edwards was born on 8 May 1872 in Horton, Tasmania. She was the daughter of Thomas EDWARDS and Sarah BLAKE.1,2
  • At the age of 26 years, 10 months and 21 days, Harriet Grace Constance Edwards married Henry (Alfred) Walter Burgess, son of Henry Charles Burgess and Elizabeth Walters, on 29 March 1899 in Emu Bay, Tasmania.1
  • Harriet Grace Constance Edwards died on 2 August 1945 in Montagu Road, Smithton, Tasmania, at age 73.3
  • She was buried on 4 August 1945 in Stanley Cemetery.3,4
  • On 15 August 1945 Harriet Grace Constance Edwards's obituary appeared in The Circular Head Chronicle. It read:- "OBITUARY.
    MRS. HARRIETT G. C. BURGESS.
    The death occurred on August 2rd at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Vincent, of Harriett Grace Constance Burgess, wife of Mr. Henry Alfred Walter Burgess
    of Smithton. Mrs.Burgess had been in Ill-health for some time and her death
    was not unexpected.
    She leaves four daughters, Daphne (Mrs. Vincent), Dorrie (Mrs. J. Billing), Gladys (Mrs. Short, Burnie) and Maud (Mrs. Anderson, Melbourne),and six
    sons, Messrs. Peter, Victor, Hedley, Percy, Eric and Athol.
    The funeral left the residence of Mrs. Vincent on Saturday afternoon and proceeded to the Stanley cemetery, where the Rev. C. E. Mitchell conducted
    the service. The chiefmourners, in addition to the sons and daughters were sons-in-law, Messrs. J. Billing and H . Vincent, and a brother, Mr. W. Edwards. The carriers were Messrs. A. B. King, W. King, Darcy King and Murray Burgess, and the pall-bearers Messrs. E . Geale, C. J . King, Arthur Bramich
    and L. W. Brooks. The funeral was largely attended and there were, manyfloral tributes, including wreaths from the Railway Department, Football Club, Smithton Club, Messrs. Grey Bros, and Ward Bros.5

Child of Harriet Grace Constance Edwards

Children of Harriet Grace Constance Edwards and Henry (Alfred) Walter Burgess

Citations

  1. Colonial Tasmanian Family Links, online http://pioneers.archives.tas.gov.au
  2. Lyn Carruthers, "Burgess Metcalf Tas Fed Index," e-mail to Audrey, Jan 2017, Digger - Tasmanian Federation Index.

         
  3. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.
  4. Lyn Carruthers, "Burgess Metcalf Tas Fed Index," e-mail to Audrey, Jan 2017.
  5. Lyn Carruthers, "Burgess Metcalf Tas Fed Index," e-mail to Audrey, Jan 2017, Circular Head Chronicle (Stanley, Tas. : 1906 - 1954), Wednesday 15 August
    1945, page 2.

Jane Edwards1

F, b. circa 1814
  • Jane Edwards was born circa 1814.1
  • Jane Edwards married John Dunn, son of Joseph Dunn and Martha Hunking, on 7 June 1834 in Mevagissey, Cornwall.2
  • Jane Edwards and John Dunn appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Cliff Street, Megavissey. John is shown as a 30 year old fisherman living with his wife Jane 35 and children John 6; Maria 4; Isabella 1 and a John Edwards a 15 year old fisherman (brother of Jane). All were born in the county.3
  • Jane Edwards and John Dunn appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in On the Cliff, Mevagissey. John is shown as a 41 year old fisherman born Mevagissey, living with his wife Jane 48, born St Mawes and daughter Jane 16; Isabella 11 and Nicholas 9 all born Mevagissey. John's brother Thomas lived next door.4

Children of Jane Edwards and John Dunn

Citations

  1. Baptisms, Mevagissey Baptisms.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch M020631.
  3. Cornwall Census - 1841, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Parish of Mevagissey.
  4. Cornwall Census Project 1851, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Civil Parish of Mevagissey Folio 71 Page 13.
  5. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch C020632.

Jane Edwards1

F, b. 14 September 1858, d. 20 July 1949
  • Jane Edwards was born on 14 September 1858.1
  • At the age of 22 years, 11 months and 14 days, Jane Edwards married Henry Oscar Holdaway, son of John Holdaway and Amelia Eyles, on 28 August 1881 in New Zealand.2
  • On 9 June 1928,her husband, Henry Oscar Holdaway died in Nelson, New Zealand, at age 77.3,1,4
  • Jane Edwards died on 20 July 1949 in Nelson, New Zealand, at age 90.1,5

Children of Jane Edwards and Henry Oscar Holdaway

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1881/1881/1875 Jane Edwards; Henry Oscar Holdaway.
  3. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1928/2354 Holdaway Henry Oscar ; 77 y.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1949/28508 Holdaway Jane ; 90y.

Jane Edwards1

F, b. 15 May 1819, d. 11 May 1899
  • Jane Edwards was born on 15 May 1819 in Madeira, Portugal.1
  • Jane Edwards married Peter Cossart Second, son of John Cossart Fourth and Elizabeth Crosthwait, circa 1832., most likely on Madeira Island where his uncle William had become a partner in the Cossart Gordon winemaking company. They had a total of nine children.1,2
  • On 19 August 1870,her husband, Peter Cossart Second died in Madeira at age 63.1
  • Jane Edwards died on 11 May 1899 in London, England, at age 79.1,3

Children of Jane Edwards and Peter Cossart Second

Citations

  1. PORTUGAL) HERBARIUM OFMUSEU MUNICIPAL DO FUNCHAL (NATURAL HISTORY)(MADEIRA, Charles John Cossarts Fern Collection.
  2. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Jun 1899 Cossart      Jane;      79     ; Marylebone      1a     365.

Leslie James Edwards1

M, b. 25 December 1913, d. 22 October 1982

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.

Louisa Sarah Edwards1

F, b. 22 May 1907, d. 25 February 1997

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.

Margery Edwards1

F, b. 3 April 1610
  • Margery Edwards married John Chivell on 3 April 1610 in Padstow, Cornwall. Possible brother of Thobias.1
  • Margery Edwards was born on 3 April 1610.1

Citations

  1. Cornwall OPC Web Site, online http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/, Record Id 505422:.

Mary Ann Edwards1

F, b. circa 1815
  • Mary Ann Edwards was born circa 1815 in St Mawes, Cornwall.1
  • She was the daughter of William Edwards and Ann Unknown.2
  • Mary Ann Edwards was baptized on 8 January 1815 in St Just in Roseland, Cornwall.2
  • Her marriage to James Lower, son of James Lower and Mary Tidd, was registered in the June 1839 Quarter in Truro, Cornwall Registration District.1
  • Mary Ann Edwards and James Lower appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Chapel Hill, Mevagissey, Cornwall. James as a 34 year old coast guard, born St Mawes living with his wife Mary Ann, 36, born St Mawes and their children Sarah Ann, 10 a scholar born Looe, Elizabeth Mary 9 born Mevagissey.1

Children of Mary Ann Edwards and James Lower

Citations

  1. Cornwall Census Project 1851, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, HO107/1908 Civil Parish of Mevagissey,Folio 77 Page 26.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch C021891.

Maud Mildred Edwards1

F, b. 6 July 1892

Citations

  1. Lyn Carruthers, "Burgess Metcalf Tas Fed Index," e-mail to Audrey, Jan 2017, Digger - Tasmanian Federation Index.

         

Nyrie Olive Edwards1

F, b. 7 February 1917, d. 2008

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 2008/7145     Godinagh      Nyrie Olive ;     7 February 1917.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1983/38407     Godinagh      Kenneth ;     14 November 1910.

Rose Elizabeth Edwards1

F, b. 7 June 1908

Citations

  1. Lyn Carruthers, "Burgess Metcalf Tas Fed Index," e-mail to Audrey, Jan 2017, Digger - Tasmanian Pioneer Index 1803-1899.

Thelma Edwards1

F, b. circa 1897

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Peter Geddes pages.

Thomas Edwards1

M, b. circa 1906

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Watts/Burgess/Alexander/Ramskill/Tilley/Barber/Rogers.