Christella Maud Emmerson

F, b. 1899, d. 1973

Daisy Emmerson

F, b. 1894, d. 11 January 1895
  • Daisy Emmerson was born in 1894 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Daisy Emmerson died on 11 January 1895 in Queensland.

Edward Emmerson

M, b. 30 April 1874, d. 24 April 1959
  • Edward Emmerson was born on 30 April 1874 in County Durham. His birth was registered in the June 1874 quarter in the South Shields registration District.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar.
  • Edward Emmerson immigrated on 30 March 1885 to Queensland with John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar. John aged 40 and Eleanor aged 44 travelled on the Duke of Sutherland with their three sons Thomas and John aged 17 and Edward aged 10, and daughter Hannah E, aged 5.
  • Edward Emmerson and Thomas Emmerson moved to Anduramba in 1888.with their parents. Edward selected land in 1891 as soon as he turned 21.
  • At the age of 25 years, 3 months and 3 days, Edward Emmerson married Lily Anne Williams, daughter of Thomas Williams and Catherine Maddern, on 2 August 1899 in Queensland.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Anduramba. Edward worked as a timber getter. His parents were farming at Anduramba at the time.
  • In 1905 Edward with his brother Thomas erected a sawmill, known as Stonehouse, in Blackbutt. The name was later changed to Blackbutt sawmill. They hauled the steam engine purchased from the Ipswich Railway yards up the Blackbutt range with a horse team. In 1907 he returned to Crow's Nest, leaving Thomas to run the mill. His wife, Lily had suffered a stoke after the birth of their daughter Lily and needed to be closer to medical help. He established a planing mill in Crow's Nest beside his house. He ran this until 1936.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. He was a sawmiller.
  • In 1924 Edward built a powerhouse in Crow's Nest behind the sale yards using timber from the recently closed and dismantled Pechey sawmill.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Edward was a sawmiller and Percy an engine driver. Lilly Olive was a music teacher.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1954 living at Crow's Nest. Edward was an electricity supplier.
  • On 24 May 1943 Edward's firewood depot in Crow's Nest was called upon by C. G. Schaffer - the Union Organizer.
  • On 4 August 1956,his wife, Lily Anne Williams died in Crow's Nest at age 77.
  • Edward Emmerson died on 24 April 1959 in Crow's Nest Cemetery at age 84.
  • He was buried after 24 April 1959 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams

Eleanor Emmerson

F, b. circa 1890, d. 21 November 1968
  • Eleanor Emmerson was born circa 1890.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Eleanor Emmerson married John Frederick Benson on 9 April 1913 in Queensland.
  • Eleanor Emmerson died on 21 November 1968 in Queensland.

Eliza Pearl Emmerson

F, b. 29 August 1907

Elsie Spencer Emmerson

F, b. 14 February 1906
  • Elsie Spencer Emmerson was born on 14 February 1906 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 22 years, 1 month and 21 days, Elsie Spencer Emmerson married William Edward Kerr on 4 April 1928 in Queensland.

Eric Smith Emmerson

M, b. 26 April 1907
  • Eric Smith Emmerson was born on 26 April 1907 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • Eric Smith Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1937 living at Blackbutt. He was a farmer.

George Leslie Emmerson

M, b. 8 October 1898, d. 8 July 1983
  • George Leslie Emmerson was born on 8 October 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 23 years, 2 months and 13 days, George Leslie Emmerson married Georgina Eva Jane Francis on 21 December 1921 in Queensland.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Nukku. Les was a labourer, the surname was spelt Emerson.
  • George Leslie Emmerson died on 8 July 1983 in Queensland at age 84.

Hannah (Eliza) Emmerson

F, b. 25 December 1901, d. 21 July 1991

Hannah Eliza Emmerson

F, b. March 1879, d. 31 December 1930
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson's birth was registered in the Easingham, Durham Registration District in the March 1879 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar.
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson was baptized on 6 March 1879 in Durham, England.
  • She immigrated on 30 March 1885 to Queensland with John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar. John aged 40 and Eleanor aged 44 travelled on the Duke of Sutherland with their three sons Thomas and John aged 17 and Edward aged 10, and daughter Hannah E, aged 5.
  • At the age of 20 years, Hannah Eliza Emmerson married Thomas Archibald Mathieson, son of John Mathieson and Sarah Bliss, in 1900 in Queensland.
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson and Thomas Archibald Mathieson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Anduramba. Thomas was a timbergetter and Hannah carried out domestic duties.
  • On 23 August 1918,her husband, Thomas Archibald Mathieson died in Queensland.
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson died on 31 December 1930 in Queensland at age 51.
  • She was buried on 1 January 1931 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Hannah Eliza Emmerson and Thomas Archibald Mathieson

Hilda Dunbar Emmerson

F, b. 21 September 1900, d. 8 June 1988
  • Hilda Dunbar Emmerson was born on 21 September 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 20 years, 3 months and 7 days, Hilda Dunbar Emmerson married John Arthur Howard on 28 December 1920 in Queensland.
  • Hilda Dunbar Emmerson died on 8 June 1988 at age 87.

Irving Williams Emmerson

M, b. 6 February 1905, d. 1 January 1985
  • Irving Williams Emmerson was born on 6 February 1905 in Anduramba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams.
  • Irving Williams Emmerson died on 1 January 1985 at age 79.
  • He was buried in New South Wales.

Ivy Edna Emmerson

F, b. 17 June 1910
  • Ivy Edna Emmerson was born on 17 June 1910 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 22 years and 15 days, Ivy Edna Emmerson married Patrick Wharton on 2 July 1932 in Queensland.

John Emmerson

M, b. 28 August 1867, d. 13 October 1934
  • John Emmerson was born on 28 August 1867 in Durham, England. His birth was registered in the Easingham Registration District of Durham in the September 1867 Quarter.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar.
  • John Emmerson immigrated on 30 March 1885 to Queensland with John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar. John aged 40 and Eleanor aged 44 travelled on the Duke of Sutherland with their three sons Thomas and John aged 17 and Edward aged 10, and daughter Hannah E, aged 5.
  • At the age of 20 years, 9 months and 17 days, John Emmerson married Eliza Deadman on 14 June 1888 in Victoria.
  • John Emmerson was listed as the next of kin of John (Jack) Emmerson when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 3 April 1915 in Toowoomba. He enlisted in the 15th Rifles 9th Battalion with his brother and gave his next of kin as his father John of Willowburn. At the time he was a bandsman (sawyer).
  • On 6 August 1930,his wife, Eliza Deadman died in Queensland at age 63.
  • At the age of 65 years, 7 months and 17 days, John Emmerson married Sarah Maria Louisa Olsen on 14 April 1933 in Queensland.
  • John Emmerson died on 13 October 1934 in Queensland at age 67.
  • He was buried on 14 October 1934 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman

John Emmerson

M, b. 27 July 1844, d. 30 June 1914

John Emmerson and his wife Elenor Tyndale-Dunbar [Photo thanks to Bryan Flemming]
  • John Emmerson was born on 27 July 1844 in Durham, England. He was the son of Thomas EMMERSON and Hannah GARGETT.
  • At the age of 20 years, 3 months and 4 days, John Emmerson married Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar on 31 October 1864 in Durham.
  • John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar immigrated to Queensland on 30 March 1885. John aged 40 and Eleanor aged 44 travelled on the Duke of Sutherland with their three sons Thomas and John aged 17 and Edward aged 10, and daughter Hannah E, aged 5.
  • John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar moved to Anduramba in 1888.with their sons Thomas and Edward.
  • John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Anduramba. John was a farmer. Their son Edward also lived at Anduramba and worked as a timber getter.
  • In 1905 John set up a sawmill at Anduramba with his sonTed.
  • John Emmerson died on 30 June 1914 in Queensland at age 69.
  • He was buried on 1 July 1914 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar

John (Jack) Emmerson

M, b. 1896, d. 27 February 1957
  • John (Jack) Emmerson was born in 1896 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • John (Jack) Emmerson enlisted in the AIF on 3 April 1915 in Toowoomba. He enlisted in the 15th Rifles 9th Battalion with his brother and gave his next of kin as his father John of Willowburn. At the time he was a bandsman (sawyer).
  • At the age of 23 years, John (Jack) Emmerson married Emily Bertha Frost in 1919 in Queensland.
  • John (Jack) Emmerson died on 27 February 1957 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 1 March 1957 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. CE5A-001-0003.

John (Jack) Emmerson

M, b. 1891, d. June 1983
  • John (Jack) Emmerson was born in 1891 in Victoria.
  • He was the son of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 23 years, John (Jack) Emmerson married Lilian Agnes Gould, daughter of Joseph Henry Gould and Catherine Mary Williams, in 1914 in Queensland.
  • John (Jack) Emmerson and Lilian Agnes Gould appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1919 living at Blackbutt. John was a teamster.
  • On 14 July 1919,his wife, Lilian Agnes Gould died in Queensland at age 26. Lilian died during childbirth on her way to Nanango Hospital from Blackbutt. She was also suffering from influnenza.
  • John (Jack) Emmerson died in June 1983 in Queensland.

Children of John (Jack) Emmerson and Lilian Agnes Gould

Lancelot Emmerson

F, b. 1906, d. 2 November 1964
  • Lancelot Emmerson was born in 1906 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Lancelot Emmerson died on 2 November 1964 in Queensland.

Leslie Canham Emmerson

M, b. 1898, d. 10 June 1959
  • Leslie Canham Emmerson was born in 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Leslie Canham Emmerson enlisted in the AIF on 11 September 1915. He was a bootmaker at the time he enlisted in the 9th Battalion and gave his mother as his next of kin. Her address was Willowburn Asylum. He served in France.
  • Leslie was the best man at the wedding of Christella Maud Emmerson and William George Trappett, son of Edwin Herbert Trappett and Lizzie Blake, on 5 June 1920 in Queensland.
  • Leslie Canham Emmerson died on 10 June 1959 in Queensland.

Leslie Thomas Emmerson

M, b. 15 February 1917, d. 15 February 1917

Lilian Emmerson

F, b. 1901, d. 19 March 1977
  • Lilian Emmerson was born in 1901 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • At the age of 27 years, Lilian Emmerson married Robinson Andrew Wilkinson on 6 March 1928 in Queensland.
  • Lilian Emmerson died on 19 March 1977 in Queensland.

Lily Olive Emmerson

F, b. 15 November 1906, d. 18 July 2001

Lucy Spencer Emmerson

F, b. 21 December 1894

Myrtle Irene Emmerson

F, b. 8 March 1909
  • Myrtle Irene Emmerson was born on 8 March 1909 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 23 years, 9 months and 9 days, Myrtle Irene Emmerson married William John Olzard on 17 December 1932 in Queensland.

Norman Edward Emmerson

M, b. 25 November 1900, d. 17 April 1987
  • Norman Edward Emmerson was born on 25 November 1900 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams.
  • At the age of 26 years, 1 month and 12 days, Norman Edward Emmerson married Kathleen Sarah Batham on 6 January 1927 in New South Wales.
  • Norman Edward Emmerson died on 17 April 1987 at age 86.
  • He was buried on 22 April 1987 in Pioneer Cemetery, Chinchilla.

Percy Arthur Emmerson

M, b. 5 May 1903, d. 11 May 1985
  • Percy Arthur Emmerson was born on 5 May 1903 in Highfields, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams.
  • Percy Arthur Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll with Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams in 1930 in Crow's Nest. Edward was a sawmiller and Percy an engine driver. Lilly Olive was a music teacher.
  • At the age of 29 years, 10 months and 13 days, Percy Arthur Emmerson married Mary Helen Tree on 18 March 1933 in Currumbin, Queensland.
  • Percy Arthur Emmerson died on 11 May 1985 at age 82.
  • He was buried on 12 May 1985 in Tanderra Lawn Cemetery, Chinchilla.

Raymond Emmerson

M, b. 10 August 1910, d. 10 August 1984

Roy Tindall Emmerson

M, b. 3 April 1904, d. 28 May 1973

Ruby May Emmerson

F, b. 1914, d. 12 April 1918

Thelma Jane Emmerson

F, b. 6 January 1917
  • Thelma Jane Emmerson was born on 6 January 1917 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 22 years, 4 months and 11 days, Thelma Jane Emmerson married Benjamin Joseph Best on 17 May 1939 in Queensland.