Harlie Basil Gowlett1

M, b. 9 January 1910, d. 11 August 1990
  • Harlie Basil Gowlett was born on 9 January 1910 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of William Alfred Gowlett and Davidenia Ward.1
  • Harlie Basil Gowlett enlisted in the Australian Army on 15 May 1941 in Annerley, Brisbane, He gave his next of kin as his mother Davidenia Gowlett and he lived at Annerley in Brisbane. At the time of his discharge he was a Sergeant in the 112 General Transport Company.2
  • Harlie Basil Gowlett died on 11 August 1990 at age 80.3

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1910/C11086     Harlie Basil     Gowlett;     William Alfred;     Davidina Ward.
  2. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, War Record of Harlie Basil GOWLETT.
  3. Beryl, "re Guy/Ward/Grunwald Families," e-mail to Audrey, 21/06/2014.

Harriet Gowlett1

F, b. 1868, d. February 1928
  • Harriet Gowlett was born in 1868 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin.1
  • At the age of 21 years, Harriet Gowlett married William George French in 1889 in Queensland. The family moved to Brisbane in the 1900's.2
  • Harriet Gowlett died in February 1928 in Brisbane, Queensland.3
  • She was buried on 29 February 1928 in Balmoral Cemetery.4

Children of Harriet Gowlett and William George French

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1868/C1734     Harriet     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1889/C882     Gowlett     Harriet;     French     William George.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1928/B3861     Harriet     French;     William Gowlett      ;Sarah Ann Unwin.
  4. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899, French Harriet      29 / 02 / 1928      59 years.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C9935     George Henry     French     ;William George;     Harriet Gowlett.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891/C11245     Mildred Maud     French;     William George;     Harriet Gowlett.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C10572     Alma Blanche     French;     William George;     Harriett Gowlett.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/B9598     William Roy     French;     William George;     Harriet Gowlett.

Huldah Grace Gowlett1

F, b. 1911, d. 1974

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1911/C11710     Huldah Grace     Gowlett;     Benjamin     ;Annie Margaretha Reimers.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1933/C3704     Thun     Julius Albert;     Gowlett     Huldah Grace.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C4169     Huldah Grace     Thun;     Benjamen Gowlett      ;Anna Margaretta Reimers.

Ivy Olive Gowlett1

F, b. 1892
  • Ivy Olive Gowlett was born in 1892 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Louisa Gowlett.1

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1892/C8321     Ivey Olive     Gowlett     ;     Louisa Gowlett.

James Thomas Gowlett1

M, b. 1866, d. 14 August 1939
  • James Thomas Gowlett was also known as Thomas.
  • He was born in 1866 in Brisbane, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin.1
  • Conditional approval for James Thomas Gowlett and James Thomas Gowlett's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 80 acres of land at Beauaraba (near Ravensbourne). "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."2
  • At the age of 28 years, James Thomas Gowlett married Mary Ball Littleton, daughter of John Thomas Littleton and Harriet Ball, on 19 September 1894 in Queensland.3
  • James Thomas Gowlett and Mary Ball Littleton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). James was a farmer.4
  • James Thomas Gowlett was a witness in the inquiry into the death of Ralph Littleton Gowlett in November 1912 in Highfields, Queensland. Ralph died from a bullet wound to the head after a Winchester pea rifle discharged. An inquest was held into his death as reported by The Brisbane Courier on 25 November 1912 - An inquiry was held today into the circumstances of the death of Ralph Littleton Gowlett, of Highfields road, who was, found dead with a bullet wound in his head on November 6 in a dairy at his fathers residence. Evidence was given by Thomas Gowlett (father of the deceased), Mrs. Gowlett (mother), and Constable Scanlon who produced a certifificate from Dr Freshney showing that the immediate cause of death was a bullet wound in the brain with hemorrhage supervening. His evidence indicated that the wound was inflicted by a Winchester pea rifle accidentally exploded. Sergeant MCCarthy conducted the examination of
    witnesses.5,6


  • James Thomas Gowlett died on 14 August 1939. His funeral notice appeared in The Courier Mail on 15 August 1939 - GOWLETT— The Relatives and Friends of Mrs. J. T. Gowlett and Winifred, Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Gowlett and Family, Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Gowlett and Family (Cooyar), Mr. and Mrs. H. Woodward and Family, Mr and Mrs. Alex. Horn are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral of their late beloved Husband, Father, Father-in-law, and Grandfather, James Thomas Gowlett, which is appointed to move from his late residence, 15 John Street, Toowoomba, This Day (Tuesday, at 2.30 p.m., for the Toowoomba Cemetery. T. B. BURSTOW.7,8
  • He was buried on 15 August 1939 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.7

Children of James Thomas Gowlett and Mary Ball Littleton

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1866/B4760     James Thomas     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 November 1888 p 969 Article.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1894/C802     Gowlett     James Thomas;     Littleton     Mary Ball.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Koorjarewon 1905.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1912/C4615     Ralph Littleton     Gowlett;     James Thomas Gowlett     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  6. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier 25 November 1912.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  8. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail 15 August 1939.
  9. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1895/C3856     Stanley Thomas     Gowlett     ;James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  10. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1897/C3490     Ralph Littleton     Gowlett;     James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  11. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1899/C5297     Leslie William     Gowlett;     James Thomas;     Mary Ball Littleton.
  12. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1904/C3460     Winifred Harriett     Gowlett;     James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  13. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1905/C3505     Grace Sarah     Gowlett;     James Thomas;     Mary Ball Littleton.
  14. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1908/C10238     Alma Muriel     Gowlett;     James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.

Jean Gowlett1

F, b. 1919, d. 2001

Citations

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

John William Gowlett1

M, b. 1908, d. 8 February 1979

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1908/C10723     John William     Gowlett;     Benjamin     ;Anna Margaretha Reimers.
  2. Interment.net, online http://www.interment.net/data/aus/qld/maroochy/namlaw/…, Caloundra Cemetery.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1931/C1663     Gowlett     John William;     Spurling     Eva Ottilia.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1979     C219     John William     Gowlett;     Benjamin Gowlett      ;Anna Margareta Reimers.

Louisa Gowlett1

F, b. 1872

Children of Louisa Gowlett

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1872/B15132     Louisa     Gowlett     ;William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1892/C8321     Ivey Olive     Gowlett     ;     Louisa Gowlett.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1894/C1440     Charles Osborne Burnell     Gowlett     -;     Louisa Gowlett ** born Queensland aged 6 weeks.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1899/C6760     Oliver Tonneson     Gowlett     ;     Louisa Gowlett.

Lyle Ernest Gowlett1

M, b. 12 March 1911

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1911/C11776     Lyle Ernest     Gowlett;     William Alfred     ;Davidina Ward.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1933/B15592     Smith     Kathleen;     Gowlett     Lyle Ernest.

Martha Gowlett1

F, b. 1875, d. 1955

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1875/B18325     Martha     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1909/C2852     Gowlett     Martha;     Irvine     William James.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1955     C1032     Martha     Irvine;     William Gowlett ;     Sarah Ann Unwin.

Miba Gowlett1

F, b. 1913

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1913/C13462     Milba     Gowlett;     Reuben     Jane Neller.

Olive Blanch Gowlett1

F, b. 1884, d. 25 January 1885
  • Olive Blanch Gowlett was born in 1884 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin.1
  • Olive Blanch Gowlett died on 25 January 1885 in Queensland.2,3
  • She was buried on 26 January 1885 in Cabarlah Cemetery.3

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1884/C2669     Olive Blanch     Gowlett     ;William     ;Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1885/C1563     Olive Blanch     Gowlett     ;William Gowlett;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Cabarlah Cemetery.

Olive May Gowlett

F, b. 1905, d. 19 April 1987
  • Olive May Gowlett was born in 1905 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Benjamin Gowlett and Annie Margaretha Reimers.1
  • At the age of 20 years, Olive May Gowlett married Francis Burton Deeth, son of Charles Burton Death and Ellen Matilda Barnes, on 10 June 1925 in Queensland. The details of their wedding were reported in The Queenslander :- "At the Methodist Church, Crow's Nest, on June 10, the marriage was solemnised of Mr. Francis (Frank.) Burton Deeth (eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. C.B.Deeth, Linville, Pechey) and Miss Olive May Gowlett (fourth daughter of Mr and Mrs. Gowlett, Djuan). Rev. H. Garrett officiated, and Mr J. White  presided at the organ". Whilst the register was being signed Mrs. McNairn rendered a vocal solo. The church had been decorated by friends, under the supervision of Mr. J. White. The bride, who was given away by her father, wore a frock of white voile, finished with pin tucks and guipure.
    Her tulle veil was finished with orange blossom. She carried a sheaf of lilies with white streamer. Miss Beryl Gowlett,  who attended her sister as bridesmaid, wore a frock of shell-pink Marocain and a pink tulle cap. Her bouquet was of pale pink carnations and white streamers.  Mr. Percy McLean carried out the duties of best man. After the ceremony the guests were entertained by the bride groom's parents at their residence, Linville. Subsequently Mr. and Mrs. Deeth left for Coolangatta and Tweed Heads. The bride wore a trailing costume of nigger brown gabardine with fur trimmings and a felt hat to harmonise" 
    Olive had been a teacher at Persevarance School. After their marriage the couple lived at their dairy farm "Wyalla" at Hampton.2,3,4
  • Olive May Gowlett and Francis Burton Deeth appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Hampton. Frank was a farmer.5
  • On 24 April 1965,her husband, Francis Burton Deeth died in Kleinton, Queensland, at age 63. He suffered from acute leukaemia.2
  • Olive May Gowlett died on 19 April 1987.6
  • She was buried on 22 April 1987 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1905/3004     Olive May Gowlett;     Benjamin; Anna Margaretha Riemers.
  2. Compiled by Yvonne Barnes-Brennan, "Beyond Penzance."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1925/C1884 Deeth     Francis Burton;     Gowlett     Olive May.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 July 1925 p 6 Article.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1930.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.

Oliver Tonneson Gowlett1

M, b. 1899
  • Oliver Tonneson Gowlett was born in 1899 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Louisa Gowlett.1

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1899/C6760     Oliver Tonneson     Gowlett     ;     Louisa Gowlett.

Ralph Littleton Gowlett1

M, b. 1 July 1897, d. November 1912
  • Ralph Littleton Gowlett was born on 1 July 1897 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of James Thomas Gowlett and Mary Ball Littleton.1
  • Ralph Littleton Gowlett died in November 1912 in Highfields, Queensland, at age 15. Ralph died from a bullet wound to the head after a Winchester pea rifle discharged. An inquest was held into his death as reported by The Brisbane Courier on 25 November 1912 - An inquiry was held today into the circumstances of the death of Ralph Littleton Gowlett, of Highfields road, who was, found dead with a bullet wound in his head on November 6 in a dairy at his fathers residence. Evidence was given by Thomas Gowlett (father of the deceased), Mrs. Gowlett (mother), and Constable Scanlon who produced a certifificate from Dr Freshney showing that the immediate cause of death was a bullet wound in the brain with hemorrhage supervening. His evidence indicated that the wound was inflicted by a Winchester pea rifle accidentally exploded. Sergeant MCCarthy conducted the examination of
    witnesses.3,4


Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1897/C3490     Ralph Littleton     Gowlett;     James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  2. Family People, online http://gdavis.id.au/related/p00172.htm#24543
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1912/C4615     Ralph Littleton     Gowlett;     James Thomas Gowlett     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier 25 November 1912.

Reuben Gowlett1

M, b. June 1861, d. 20 April 1936
  • Reuben Gowlett's birth was registered in the Saffron Walden, Essex Registration District in the June 1861 Quarter.1,2
  • He was the son of William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin.1
  • Reuben Gowlett immigrated in 1862 with William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin. William 24, and Sarah Ann 20, travelled on the Wansfell with their two children George H aged 2 and Reuben, an infant. George died on the journey. Sarah's brothers William and Charles and Charles' family made the journey with them.3
  • At the age of 24 years, Reuben Gowlett married Catherine Sheridan, daughter of Frank Sheriden and Ellen Plant, in 1886 in Queensland.4,5
  • Conditional approval for Reuben Gowlett and Reuben Gowlett's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 40 acres of land at Beauaraba (near Ravensbourne). "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."6
  • On 25 November 1908,his wife, Catherine Sheridan died in Queensland.7,8
  • At the age of 49 years, Reuben Gowlett married Jane Neller, daughter of Joseph Neller and Emma Bishop, in 1911 in Brisbane, Queensland.9,10
  • On 25 February 1933,his wife, Jane Neller died in St Denis Private Hospital, Toowoomba, Queensland. At the time she was living at 125 North Steet, Toowoomba.9,11
  • Reuben Gowlett died on 20 April 1936 in Queensland at age 74. He was accidentally killed when he was walking along the railway tracks. He was living with his daughter Adelle in North Street, Toowoomba at the time.1,12
  • He was buried on 22 April 1936 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.12

Children of Reuben Gowlett and Catherine Sheridan

Children of Reuben Gowlett and Jane Neller

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1936/C2114     Reuben     Gowlett     ;William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration Records.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1925/C1018     Francis Sydney     Gowlett     ;Reuben Gowlett     ;Catherine Sheridan.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1886/C437     Sheridan     Catherine;     Gowlett     Reuben.
  6. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 November 1888 p 969 Article.
  7. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1908/C4260     Catharine     Gowlett;     Frank Sheridan     ;Ellen Plant.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Cabarlah Cemetery.
  9. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1933/C949     June     Gowlett;     Joseph Neller;     Emma Bishop.
  10. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1911/B10371     Neller     Jane;     Gowlett     Rueben.
  11. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier - 2 March 1933.
  12. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  13. Roots Chat Mailing List, online http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php
  14. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1913/C13462     Milba     Gowlett;     Reuben     Jane Neller.
  15. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=

Ruby Winifred Gowlett1

F, b. 1900, d. 22 February 1982
  • Ruby Winifred Gowlett was born in 1900 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Benjamin Gowlett and Annie Margaretha Reimers.1
  • At the age of 25 years, Ruby Winifred Gowlett married Ernest Dascombe, son of Lewis Dascombe and Adah Priscilla Parks, in 1925 in Queensland. Ruby was living at Djuan at the time they married. After their marriage they worked Ernies' fathers property Newlands for a number of years. They then moved to their own land near by - The Out Post.2,3
  • Ruby Winifred Gowlett and Ernest Dascombe appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Newlands, Haden. Ernie was a farmer.4
  • On 14 December 1958,her husband, Ernest Dascombe died in Queensland.5,6
  • Ruby Winifred Gowlett died on 22 February 1982 in Queensland.6,7
  • She was buried on 23 February 1982 in Goombungee Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1900/C5683     Ruby Winifred     Gowlett;     Benjamin     ;Anna Margaretha Reimers.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1925/C1831     Gowlett     Ruby Winifred;     Dascombe     Ernest.
  3. ""Haden District Centenary 1876-1976",", Contribution by A Smoothy.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930-1943.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1958/C5434     Ernest     Dascombe     ;Lewis     ;Ada Priscilla Parks.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Goombungee Cemetery.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982/51684      Ruby Winifred     Dascombe;     Benjamin     ;Anna Margaretha.

Stanley Thomas Gowlett1

M, b. 8 November 1895, d. 1960

Children of Stanley Thomas Gowlett and Olive Harper

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1895/C3856     Stanley Thomas     Gowlett     ;James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  2. Family People, online http://gdavis.id.au/related/p00172.htm#24543
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1917/C648     Harper     Olive     ;Gowlett     Stanley thomas.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1960/C5635     Stanley Thomas     Gowlett;     James Thomas;     Mary Ball Littleton.
  5. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  6. Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org/, War Record of Alan Stanley GOWLETT.

Susan Gowlett1

F, b. 1863, d. 1935

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1863/B2164     Susan     Gowlett;     William     ;Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1894/C797     Gowlett     Susan     ;Harris     George Randolf.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1935     C3690     Susan     Harris;     William Gowlett ;     Sarah Ann Unwin.

Wilfred Reuben (Bill) Gowlett1

M, b. circa 1899, d. 23 March 2008
  • Wilfred Reuben (Bill) Gowlett was born circa 1899.1
  • He was the son of Reuben Gowlett and Catherine Sheridan.1
  • Wilfred Reuben (Bill) Gowlett died on 23 March 2008 in Mt Isa, Queensland.1

Citations

  1. Roots Chat Mailing List, online http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php

William Gowlett1

M, b. 1835, d. 2 August 1919
  • William Gowlett was born in 1835. He was the son of James Gowlett and Elizabeth Ruhle.2,3
  • His marriage, at 23 years, to Sarah Ann Unwin, daughter of Thomas Unwin and Frances Lennard, was registered in the June 1858 Quarter in Saffron Walden, Essex Registration District.2,4
  • William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin immigrated in 1862. William 24, and Sarah Ann 20, travelled on the Wansfell with their two children George H aged 2 and Reuben, an infant. George died on the journey. Sarah's brothers William and Charles and Charles' family made the journey with them.5
  • On 8 April 1876 The Queenslander newspaper reported that a Certificate had been issued to W. Gowlett for land at Indooroopilly in East Moreton District.6
  • On 11 April 1885 William's resignation from the Highfields Divisional Board was reported in The Queenslander.7
  • William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). William was a farmer. Daughter Grace carried out home duties.8
  • William Gowlett died on 2 August 1919 in Queensland.3
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.3

Children of William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1873/R370     William Alfred     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1882/C2941     Alfred William     Ward     ;Richard Frederick     ;Ann Elizabeth Salter.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Cabarlah Cemetery.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration Records.
  6. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander 8 april 1876.
  7. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander 11 apr 1885.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Koorjarewon 1905.
  9. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1861/M12     George     Gowlett;     William Gowlett;     Sarah - ** born Essex aged 2 years.
  10. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1936/C2114     Reuben     Gowlett     ;William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  11. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1863/B2164     Susan     Gowlett;     William     ;Sarah Ann Unwin.
  12. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1866/B4760     James Thomas     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  13. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1868/C1734     Harriet     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  14. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1872/B15132     Louisa     Gowlett     ;William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  15. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1875/B18325     Martha     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  16. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1877/C3944     Benjamin     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  17. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1879/C1804     Grace Maud     Gowlett;     William     ;Sarah Ann Unwin.
  18. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1881/C2108     Abby Bertha     Gowlett     ;William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  19. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1884/C2669     Olive Blanch     Gowlett     ;William     ;Sarah Ann Unwin.

William Alfred Gowlett1

M, b. 7 August 1871, d. 12 January 1942
  • William Alfred Gowlett was born on 7 August 1871 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of William Gowlett and Sarah Ann Unwin.3
  • At the age of 32 years, 11 months and 14 days, William Alfred Gowlett married Davidenia Ward, daughter of David Ward and Charlotte Harris, on 21 July 1904 in Queensland.1
  • Alfred lost his leg in a dray accident. He was until then a great dancer.4
  • William Alfred Gowlett and Davidenia Ward appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Etlyn Green, Highfields. William was a farmer.5
  • William Alfred Gowlett died on 12 January 1942 in Rawnsley Street, Dutton Park, Brisbane, Queensland, at age 70. He left an estate of property worth 467 pound and personal wealth of 1786 pounds.6,7
  • He was cremated on 13 January 1942 in Mt Thompson Crematorium.8

Children of William Alfred Gowlett and Davidenia Ward

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1904/C1051     Ward     Davidina     ;Gowlett     William Alfred.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1873/R370     William Alfred     Gowlett;     William;     Sarah Ann Unwin.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1882/C2941     Alfred William     Ward     ;Richard Frederick     ;Ann Elizabeth Salter.
  4. Beryl, "re Guy/Ward/Grunwald Families," e-mail to Audrey, 21/06/2014.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1942/B55118     William Alfred     Gowlett;     William     ;Sarah Ann Unwin.
  7. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier - 7 Aug 1942.
  8. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier 13 Jan 1942.
  9. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1905/C5324     Cyril Douglas     Gowlett     ;William Alfred;     Davidina Ward.
  10. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1910/C11086     Harlie Basil     Gowlett;     William Alfred;     Davidina Ward.
  11. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1911/C11776     Lyle Ernest     Gowlett;     William Alfred     ;Davidina Ward.

Willliam Leslie Gowlett1

M, b. 9 April 1899, d. 1982
  • Willliam Leslie Gowlett was also known as Leslie William.
  • He was born on 9 April 1899 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of James Thomas Gowlett and Mary Ball Littleton.1
  • Willliam Leslie Gowlett enlisted in the AIF on 10 April 1917. His service number was 50631 and he was a farmer of Highfields aged 18 years. He gave his next of kin as his mother Mary Gowlett. He was a Private in the Queeensland Reinforcements I and his Unit embarked from Sydney on RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918. He returned to Australia on 22 July 1919 after serving in the 3rd Machine Gun Battalion.3
  • At the age of 34 years, Willliam Leslie Gowlett married Golda Augusta Muller in 1934 in Brisbane, Queensland.4
  • At the time of his father James Thomas' death in 1939 Les and Golda were living in Cooyar.5
  • Willliam Leslie Gowlett died in 1982.

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1899/C5297     Leslie William     Gowlett;     James Thomas;     Mary Ball Littleton.
  2. Family People, online http://gdavis.id.au/related/p00172.htm#24543
  3. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, War Record of Leslie William GOWLETT.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1934/B18703     Gowlett     Leslie William;     Muller     Golda Augusta.
  5. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail 15 August 1939.

Winifred Harriet Gowlett1

F, b. 6 June 1904, d. 2000

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1904/C3460     Winifred Harriett     Gowlett;     James Thomas     ;Mary Ball Littleton.
  2. Family People, online http://gdavis.id.au/related/p00172.htm#24543
  3. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail 15 August 1939.
  4. L Briggs, "Email re Winifred Gowlett," e-mail to Audrey, 28 Feb 2012.

Albert James Gracey1

M, b. 1881, d. 8 March 1950
  • Albert James Gracey was born in 1881.1,2
  • He was the son of John Gracey and Ellen Hurley.1
  • In 1901 his name appeared in the Queensland Post Office Directory. He was a selector living at Thornville.3
  • Albert James Gracey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. He was a farmer.4
  • At the age of 28 years, Albert James Gracey married Eva May Mann in 1909 in Queensland.5,6
  • Albert James Gracey and Eva May Mann appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Nutgrove. Albert, like his brother Robet was a carrier. Eva carried out home duties. Albert's mother may have lived with them.7
  • On 6 August 1933,Albert James Gracey's mother, Ellen Hurley died in Nutgrove, Queensland, at age 81. Her obituary appeard in The Brisbane Courier: -" The death took place on August 6 at her home, at Nutgrove, of Mrs. Ellen Gracey, relict of the late Mr. John Gracey. The late Mrs. Gracey, who was 77 years of age, was one of the early pioneers, and took up land with her late husband at Nutgrove In the early seventies. She is survived by four daughters. Mesdames J. Hale (Kaimkillenbun), J. Pincott (Tarong). M. Smoothy (Wengenville), and Kathleen (Cooyar), and three sons, Messrs. Charles Gracey (Cooyar), A. J. Gracey (Nutgrove), and Robert Gracey (Nutgrove)."8,9
  • Albert James Gracey was listed as the next of kin of Catherine (Jean) Gracey when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 28 January 1942 in Brisbane. Jean was living at Nutgrove at the time she enlisted and gave her father Albert as her next of kin. She was discharged with the rank of Lieutenant from the RAANS on 2 Jun 1950.10
  • Albert James Gracey was listed as the next of kin of John James Gracey when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 20 May 1942 in Cooyar. He was living at Nutgrove at the time and gave his next of kin as his father Albert. He was discharged on 21 Oct 1945.10
  • Albert James Gracey and Eva May Mann appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Nutgrove. Albert was a carrier.11
  • Albert James Gracey died on 8 March 1950 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was buried in April 1950 in Evergreen Cemetery.2

Children of Albert James Gracey and Eva May Mann

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1950/C2269 Albert James;     Gracey     John;     Ellen.
  2. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php
  3. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 162.
  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 1932/C3263      Maurien     Gracey     ;Albert James;     Eva May.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1909/C2848 Gracey     Albert James;     Mann     Eva May.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1925-1930.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933/C3489      Ellen     Gracey     ;Daniel Hurley;     Ellen.
  9. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 17 August 1933 p 16 Article.
  10. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C2859      Annie Isabell     Gracey     ;Albert James;     Eva May Mann.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C2932      Kathaleen Jean     Gracey     ;Albert James     ;Eva May Mann.
  14. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Annie Isabell Gracey1

F, b. 1910

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C2859      Annie Isabell     Gracey     ;Albert James;     Eva May Mann.

Annie Isabella Gracey1

F, b. 1885, d. 8 July 1960
  • Annie Isabella Gracey was born in 1885.1
  • She was the daughter of John Gracey and Ellen Hurley.2
  • At the age of 24 years, Annie Isabella Gracey married Edward Mark Smoothy, son of Henry Smoothy and Isabella Thompson, in 1909 in Queensland.1
  • In August 1933 Annie Isabella Gracey and Edward Mark Smoothy lived in Wengenville (Bunya Mountains).3
  • On 6 August 1933,Annie Isabella Gracey's mother, Ellen Hurley died in Nutgrove, Queensland, at age 81. Her obituary appeard in The Brisbane Courier: -" The death took place on August 6 at her home, at Nutgrove, of Mrs. Ellen Gracey, relict of the late Mr. John Gracey. The late Mrs. Gracey, who was 77 years of age, was one of the early pioneers, and took up land with her late husband at Nutgrove In the early seventies. She is survived by four daughters. Mesdames J. Hale (Kaimkillenbun), J. Pincott (Tarong). M. Smoothy (Wengenville), and Kathleen (Cooyar), and three sons, Messrs. Charles Gracey (Cooyar), A. J. Gracey (Nutgrove), and Robert Gracey (Nutgrove)."4,3
  • In 1948,her husband, Edward Mark Smoothy died in Queensland.5
  • Annie Isabella Gracey died on 8 July 1960 in Brisbane, Queensland.2
  • She was buried in Nanango Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1909/C2971     Gracey     Annie Isabella     ;Smoothy     Edward Mark.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1960/B38990      Annie Isobel     Smoothy;     John Gracey     ;Ellen.
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 17 August 1933 p 16 Article.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933/C3489      Ellen     Gracey     ;Daniel Hurley;     Ellen.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1948/C4936     Edward Mark     Smoothy;     Henry;     Isabella Thompson.
  6. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php

Bernard Joseph Gracey1

M, b. 1911, d. 1954

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C2778      Bernard Joseph     Gracey     ;Charles;     Margaret Frances Cronin.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1954/B824 Bernard Joseph     Gracey     ;Charles Crum     ;Margaret Frances.

Catherine Gracey1

F, b. 16 September 1850, d. 7 September 1931
  • Catherine Gracey was born on 16 September 1850 in County Clough, Ireland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Charles Crumwell Gracey and Isabella Cartin.3
  • Catherine Gracey immigrated in 1872.4
  • At the age of 25 years, Catherine Gracey married Joseph Fenton in 1876 in Queensland.1,5
  • Catherine Gracey and Joseph Fenton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan, Crow's Nest. Joseph snr was a farmer, as were his sons George, Joseph jnr and John. Kate carried out home duties.6
  • Catherine Gracey and Joseph Fenton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Thornville. Joseph was a farmer and Kate carried out home duties. His sons Joseph, John and George also farmer at Thornville. Daughter Catherine may have worked in Cooyar which she gave as her address, and Mary Elizabeth most likely still lived with the family. Son Robert was a labourer at Cooyar. By 1925 to family seems to have moved to Cooyar where Thomas was a labourer, George a tobacconist and James a teamster.7
  • Catherine Gracey and Joseph Fenton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Cooyar. He was a storekeeper. Their daughter Jane carried out home duties.8
  • On 22 August 1914,her husband, Joseph Fenton died in Queensland at age 66.9,2
  • Catherine Gracey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Cooyar. She carried out home duties and possibly lived with her son James or Thomas.10
  • Catherine Gracey died on 7 September 1931 in Cooyar, Queensland, at age 80.3,2

Children of Catherine Gracey and Joseph Fenton

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1881/C521 George     Fenton;     Joseph     ;Kate Gracey.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/C1959      Catherine     Fenton     ;Charles Cromwell Gracey;     Elizabeth.
  4. Pauline, "E-mail - re Gracey, Smoothy," e-mail to Audrey, 8 Jul 2014.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1876/C806 Gracey     Catharine;     Fenton     Joseph.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1903.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1908.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1914/C4399      Joseph     Fenton;     George;     Elizabeth.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1876/C374 Charles Crum     Fenton     ;Joseph;     Kate Gracey.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1879/C334      Joseph     Fenton;     Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1880/C382     John     Fenton     ;Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1882/C2363      Mary Elizabeth     Fenton;     Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1884/C1923 Catherine     Fenton;     Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885/C2187 James     Fenton     ;Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C2282      Robert     Fenton;     Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/R951 Thomas     Fenton     ;Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3088      William     Fenton;     Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891/C3046      Jane     Fenton;     Joseph;     Catherine Gracey.
  21. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893/C2620      Isabella Rose     Fenton     ;Joseph     ;Catherine Gracey.

Catherine (Jean) Gracey1

F, b. 29 January 1912
  • Catherine (Jean) Gracey was born on 29 January 1912 in Dalby, Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Albert James Gracey and Eva May Mann.1
  • On 9 August 1928 Jean was knocked down by a motor cycle in Bowen Bridge Road. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "Jean Gracey (adult), of Nutgrove Cooyar, was knocked down on Bowen Bridge road last evening by a motor cycle, which fractured her left leg and inflicted lacerations and contusions on her head with the possibility of a fractured skull. The Ambulance Brigade took, her to the General Hospital, where her condition at a late hour was not considered to be serious."2
  • On 26 April 1936 Catherine (Jean) Gracey lived in Ipswich. Her visit to her parents was reported in The Courier Mail "Miss Gracey has returned to Ipswich after spending a holiday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Gracey at Nutgrove."3
  • She began military service on 28 January 1942 in Brisbane. Jean was living at Nutgrove at the time she enlisted and gave her father Albert as her next of kin. She was discharged with the rank of Lieutenant from the RAANS on 2 Jun 1950.4
  • On 17 November 1942 The Queensland Counrty Life reported" Sister J. Gracey, second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gracey, of Nutgrove, Toowoomba, is now serving in a military hospital in Australia, but is due shortly for leave, which she intends spending with her parents."5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C2932      Kathaleen Jean     Gracey     ;Albert James     ;Eva May Mann.
  2. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 9 August 1928 p 21 Article.
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Monday 26 April 1937 p 20 Article.
  4. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, Queensland Country Life (Qld. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 17 September 1942 p 5 Article.