Selina Griffin

F, b. 1876
  • Selina Griffin was born in 1876 in Illogan.
  • She was the daughter of John Bassett Griffin and Charlotte Emily Ward Chivell.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Selina Griffin was living in the household of Charlotte Emily Ward Chivell and John Bassett Griffin in Cornwall. John is shown as a 38 year old game keeper, born Merther Lane living with his wife Charlotte E, aged 37 born Ruan, and their children:- William 12, a scholar born Liskeard, Margaret Emily aged 10, a scholar born Illogin, Annie aged 7, a scholar born Illogan, Selina aged 5 a scholar born Illogan, James Herbert aged 2 born Illogan, and Edwin aged 10 months born St Gennys.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Selina Griffin was living in the household of John Bassett Griffin and Charlotte Emily Ward Chivell in Whitestone. John is shown as a 48 year old game keeper born Truro. HIs wife Charlotte E, 47 was born Ruan. Living with them were their children Annie aged 16 born Grampound, Selina aged 14 born Grampound, Selina 14 born Grampound, James H 11, born Illogan, Edwin B 9 a scholar born St Gennys.

William Henry Griffin

M, b. 1869, d. September 1927
  • William Henry Griffin was born in 1869 in St Ives.
  • He was the son of John Bassett Griffin and Charlotte Emily Ward Chivell.
  • William Henry Griffin was baptized on 16 January 1870 in St Ives. John Bassett was a blacksmith at the time. He was baptised with is sister Margaret and brother John.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census William Henry Griffin was living in the household of Charlotte Emily Ward Chivell and John Bassett Griffin in St Ives. John, the elder, is shown as a 30 year old blacksmith born St Meail, living with his wife Charlotte aged 29, born RUAN LINHORNE and their three children John aged 4,born in St Pinnock, William aged 2 born St Ives and Margaret E aged 7 months, also born St Ives.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census William Henry Griffin was living in the household of Charlotte Emily Ward Chivell and John Bassett Griffin in Cornwall. John is shown as a 38 year old game keeper, born Merther Lane living with his wife Charlotte E, aged 37 born Ruan, and their children:- William 12, a scholar born Liskeard, Margaret Emily aged 10, a scholar born Illogin, Annie aged 7, a scholar born Illogan, Selina aged 5 a scholar born Illogan, James Herbert aged 2 born Illogan, and Edwin aged 10 months born St Gennys.
  • His death was recorded with the St Austell, Cornwall Registration District in the September 1927 Quarter.

Catherine Ann Griffith

F, b. circa 1845, d. 1907
  • Catherine Ann Griffith was born circa 1845. She was the daughter of James Glynne Griffith and Louisa Boran.
  • Catherine Ann Griffith married Mark Wagland in 1863 in Queensland.
  • In 1873,her husband, Mark Wagland died in Queensland.
  • Catherine Ann Griffith married George Haines circa 1885.
  • Catherine Ann Griffith and George Haines appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Thallon Street, Crow's Nest. George was a baker.
  • Catherine Ann Griffith died in 1907 in Queensland.

Children of Catherine Ann Griffith and Mark Wagland

Children of Catherine Ann Griffith and George Haines

Clive Thompson Griffith

M, b. 28 June 1899, d. 1961
  • Clive Thompson Griffith was born on 28 June 1899 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Henry (Harry) Griffith and Harriet Emily Austin.
  • Clive Thompson Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin and William Henry (Harry) Griffith in 1925 in Goomburra. Henry was a farmer and Harriet carried out home duties. They lived with her children Harriet jnr, Violet Ann, William Henry jnr a farmer and Clive Thompson also a farmer.
  • Clive Thompson Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin in 1930 in Goomburra. Harried lived with her children - William Henry and Clive both farmers and daughtes Harriet and Violet.
  • Clive Thompson Griffith and William Henry Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Goomburra. Clive and William were farmers and their sisters Violet and Harriet carried out home duties.
  • At the age of 40 years, Clive Thompson Griffith married Hazel Frances Carey in 1940 in Queensland.
  • Clive Thompson Griffith and Hazel Frances Carey appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1958 living at Goomburra. Clive was a farmer and Hazel carried out home duties. Brother William lived with them.
  • Clive Thompson Griffith died in 1961 in Queensland.

Harriet Emily Griffith

F, b. 5 February 1891, d. 1976
  • Harriet Emily Griffith was born on 5 February 1891 in Queensland. Twin to William Henry Griffith.
  • She was the daughter of William Henry (Harry) Griffith and Harriet Emily Austin.
  • Harriet Emily Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin and William Henry (Harry) Griffith in 1925 in Goomburra. Henry was a farmer and Harriet carried out home duties. They lived with her children Harriet jnr, Violet Ann, William Henry jnr a farmer and Clive Thompson also a farmer.
  • Harriet Emily Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin in 1930 in Goomburra. Harried lived with her children - William Henry and Clive both farmers and daughtes Harriet and Violet.
  • Harriet Emily Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Clive Thompson Griffith and William Henry Griffith in 1936 in Goomburra. Clive and William were farmers and their sisters Violet and Harriet carried out home duties.
  • Harriet Emily Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Annerley. She carried out home duties.
  • She and Violet Ann Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1954 living at 16 Edmonstone Street, Brisbane. They both carried out home duties.
  • Harriet Emily Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1972 living at Hill End. She carried out home duties.
  • Harriet Emily Griffith died in 1976 in Queensland.

Violet Ann Griffith

F, b. 3 February 1894
  • Violet Ann Griffith was born on 3 February 1894 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William Henry (Harry) Griffith and Harriet Emily Austin.
  • Violet Ann Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin in 1930 in Goomburra. Harried lived with her children - William Henry and Clive both farmers and daughtes Harriet and Violet.
  • Violet Ann Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Clive Thompson Griffith and William Henry Griffith in 1936 in Goomburra. Clive and William were farmers and their sisters Violet and Harriet carried out home duties.
  • Violet Ann Griffith and Harriet Emily Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1954 living at 16 Edmonstone Street, Brisbane. They both carried out home duties.

William Henry Griffith

M, b. 5 February 1891, d. 1969
  • William Henry Griffith was born on 5 February 1891 in Queensland. Twin to Harriet Emily Griffith.
  • He was the son of William Henry (Harry) Griffith and Harriet Emily Austin.
  • William Henry Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin and William Henry (Harry) Griffith in 1925 in Goomburra. Henry was a farmer and Harriet carried out home duties. They lived with her children Harriet jnr, Violet Ann, William Henry jnr a farmer and Clive Thompson also a farmer.
  • William Henry Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harriet Emily Austin in 1930 in Goomburra. Harried lived with her children - William Henry and Clive both farmers and daughtes Harriet and Violet.
  • William Henry Griffith and Clive Thompson Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Goomburra. Clive and William were farmers and their sisters Violet and Harriet carried out home duties.
  • William Henry Griffith was buried on 1 May 1936 in Boonah Cemetery.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Clive Thompson Griffith and Hazel Frances Carey between 1949 and 1958 in Goomburra. Clive was a farmer and Hazel carried out home duties. Brother William lived with them.
  • William Henry Griffith died in 1969 in Queensland.

William Henry (Harry) Griffith

M, b. 1863, d. 30 April 1926
  • William Henry (Harry) Griffith was born in 1863. He was the son of Henry Griffith and Anne Thompson.
  • In 1890 he was Blacksmith in Boonah, Queensland.
  • At the age of 27 years, William Henry (Harry) Griffith married Harriet Emily Austin, daughter of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell, on 15 October 1890 in Queensland.
  • William Henry (Harry) Griffith and Harriet Emily Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908. He was living in High Street, Boonah . Henry was a coach builder and Emily carried out home duties.
  • In 1907 William Henry (Harry) Griffith lived in Boonah, Queensland.
  • He and Harriet Emily Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Goomburra. Henry was a farmer and Harriet carried out home duties. They lived with her children Harriet jnr, Violet Ann, William Henry jnr a farmer and Clive Thompson also a farmer.
  • William Henry (Harry) Griffith died on 30 April 1926 in Queensland. He may be buried in the Boonah Cemetery.

Children of William Henry (Harry) Griffith and Harriet Emily Austin

Edna May Griffiths

F, b. circa 1880

Children of Edna May Griffiths and William Wilmot Pechey

Annie Elizabeth Griinke

F, b. 1895, d. 1978

Anthony Michael Griinke

M, b. 1884

Augusta Matilda Griinke

F, b. 1907

Auguste Griinke

F, b. 1868, d. 24 March 1886
  • Auguste Griinke was born in 1868.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Griinke and Matilda Ottilie Hasenlether.
  • Auguste Griinke died on 24 March 1886 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 26 March 1886 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC1-024-0043.

Elisabeth Griinke

F, b. 1878, d. 23 May 1882
  • Elisabeth Griinke was born in 1878.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Griinke and Matilda Ottilie Hasenlether.
  • Elisabeth Griinke died on 23 May 1882 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 25 May 1882. RC1-024-0044.

George Stephen Griinke

M, b. March 1900, d. 19 May 2001
  • George Stephen Griinke was born in March 1900 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Paul Griinke and Maria Magdelina Reimers.
  • George Stephen Griinke died on 19 May 2001 at age 101.
  • He was buried on 22 May 2001 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RCLAW7A-002-0041.

Johann Griinke

M, b. 1837, d. 20 October 1918
  • Johann Griinke was born in 1837. He was the son of Anthony Grunke and Christina Weckwarth.
  • Johann Griinke married Matilda Ottilie Hasenlether circa 1868.
  • Johann Griinke and Matilda Ottilie Hasenlether immigrated to Queensland on 1 August 1872. Johann 34 and Matilde 26, and Apollonia Griinke 30 (the wife of Johann's brother Anton) , travelled on the Reichstag with their children Auguste 3 and Paul an infant.
  • On 25 May 1882,Johann Griinke's daughter, Elisabeth Griinke was buried. RC1-024-0044.
  • Johann Griinke died on 20 October 1918 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 21 October 1918 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC1-024-0043.

Children of Johann Griinke and Matilda Ottilie Hasenlether

Johannes Anton Griinke

M, b. 1879, d. 1932

John Joseph Griinke

M, b. 1894, d. 1895

Martha Griinke

F, b. 1904

Mary Matilda Josephine Griinke

F, b. 1899

Matilda Martha Griinke

M, b. 1881

Paul Griinke

M, b. 1871, d. 24 June 1956

Children of Paul Griinke and Maria Magdelina Reimers

Paul Griinke

M, b. 1902

Thomas Michael Griinke

M, b. 1897

Ira Stanley Grimmett

M, b. circa 1885
  • Ira Stanley Grimmett was born circa 1885.
  • Ira Stanley Grimmett married Miriam Ethel Jenner in 1910 in Queensland.

Child of Ira Stanley Grimmett and Miriam Ethel Jenner

Wilber Stanley James Grimmett

M, b. 1911, d. 1 January 2004
  • Wilber Stanley James Grimmett was born in 1911 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Ira Stanley Grimmett and Miriam Ethel Jenner.
  • At the age of 30 years, Wilber Stanley James Grimmett married Emily Mary Barnes, daughter of Walter Leslie Barnes and Emma Smallbone, on 28 June 1941 in Queensland. The couple made their home at “Neumgna” for the next five years before eventually moving to Mt Beppo to run a dairy, pig and crop farm. Three children were born to Miney and Wilbur.They returned to Brooklands to farm for 15 years and eventually retired to Kingaroy.
  • Wilber Stanley James Grimmett died on 1 January 2004 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Taabinga Cemetery.

Francis Herbert Grimsey

M, b. 1892, d. 1969
  • Francis Herbert Grimsey was born in 1892 in Queensland. He was the son of William Grimsey and Mary Hannah Dimmick.
  • At the age of 35 years, Francis Herbert Grimsey married Alice Mabel Austin, daughter of George Edgar Austin and Minnie Sawatzki, on 3 August 1927 in Queensland. An article about the wedding appeared in "The Brisbane Courier" on 27 August 1927. It read :- "WEDDINGS --- GRIMSEY-AUSTIN
    St Thomas' Presbyterian Church, Boonah, was the scene of a picturesque wedding on August 3, when Mr. Francis Herbert Grimsey (second son of Mr. and Mrs. Grimsey, Dugandan) was married to Miss Alice Mabel Austin (eldest daugh- ter of Mr. and Mrs. G. E. Austin,Hazelhurst, Milford). The Rev. G. K. Kirk (Ipswich), assisted by the Rev. C. Reid Boonah), officiated. The church had been tastefully decorated by the bride's friends. The bride, who was given away by her father, wore an ivory crepe de Chine gown) with an overskirt of silver lace, and the bodice was heavily beaded. The veil was worn in cap effect, and caught at the sides with orange blossoms. She carried a bouquet of sweet peas, roses, and Arum lilies, tied with white ribbon streamers. Miss Doris Austin (cousin of the bride), who attended as bridesmaid, was frocked in cream georgette, with hand-made flowers, over a cream satin slip. She also wore a cream tulle cap, ornamented with pearls and orange blossoms, and carried a bouquet of pale pink sweet peas and roses. Her knife edged brooch was the gift of the bridegroom. The two flower girls, little Misses Georgia Austin (sister of the bride) and Hazel Millar (niece of the bridegroom), were frocked alike in pale blue crepe de Chine, trimmed with rows of cream lace, and they wore caps of tulle to tone. Mr. George Grimsey (brother of the bride- groom) carried out the duties of best man. Miss Olive Williams presided at the organ. During the signing of the register Miss Lynda Austin (cousin of the bride) rendered a vocal solo. At the conclusion of the ceremony a reception was held at Rowe's Cafe, the main feature of the bride's table being a three tier wedding cake, which was the work of Miss E. Punn (Boonah). Subsequently Mr. and Mr F. H. Grimsey left by car for the Northern Rivers, where their honeymoon was spent. Their future home will be at Mt. Alford."

  • Francis Herbert Grimsey died in 1969 in Queensland.

Edmund Robert Grimshaw

M, b. 1911, d. 1912

Ivy Marie Grimshaw

F, b. 1902

Mary Frances Grimshaw

F, b. 1863, d. September 1953