Eileen Harris1

F, b. 1913, d. 1978
  • Eileen Harris was born in 1913 in Queensland. She was the daughter of William Thomas Harris and Annie Rondean.1,2
  • At the age of 21 years, Eileen Harris married Frederick Arthur Spencer in 1934 in Queensland.1,3
  • Eileen Harris and Frederick Arthur Spencer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Geham. Frederick was a farmer.1
  • In 1952,her husband, Frederick Arthur Spencer died in Queensland.4
  • Eileen Harris died in 1978 in Brisbane, Queensland.5

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1937.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913     C14188     Eileen     Harris     ;William Thomas;     Annie Rondean.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934     C4483     Frederick Arthur     Spencer;     Eileen     Harris.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1952     C3334     Frederick Arthur     Spencer     ;Harry      ;Martha Hassel.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1978     B87042     Eileen     Spencer;     William Thomas Harris      ;Annie Rondeau.

Elsie May Harris1

F, b. 6 May 1897, d. 9 January 1965

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1897/17103     Harris      Elsie May ;     Sarah;     Henry James.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1919/3836 Elsie May Harris ;     Charles Herbert      Louisson.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1956/24656     Louisson      Charles Herbert ;     65Y.

George Randolf Harris1

M, b. circa 1860

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1894/C797     Gowlett     Susan     ;Harris     George Randolf.

Helena Florence Harris1

F, b. circa 1880

Child of Helena Florence Harris and John Christian Klein

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1909     C2697     Christian     Klein     ;Helena Florence     Harris.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1913.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1918/C2283     John Christian     Klein;     Christian Klein;     Catherina Holzworth.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1964     C5083     Minnie     McKee;     John Christian Klein;      Helena Florence Harris.

Jane Harris1

F, b. circa 1740

Child of Jane Harris and Charles Phillips

Citations

  1. Boss, "Family Group Sheet."

Jessie Harris1

F, b. 15 September 1886, d. 14 October 1961
  • Jessie Harris was born on 15 September 1886 in Tuamarina, New Zealand. She was the daughter of Elizabeth Ann and John HARRIS.1,2
  • At the age of 20 years, Jessie Harris married Archie Rose Cresswell, son of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose, in 1907 in New Zealand.1
  • Jessie Harris died on 14 October 1961 in New Zealand at age 75.1,3

Children of Jessie Harris and Archie Rose Cresswell

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1907/2020 Jessie Harris; Archie Rose Cresswell.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1886/16253     Harris      Jessie ;     Elizabeth Ann;     John.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1961/37148 Cresswell Jessie ; 75y.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1907/22670 Cresswell Ronald Archie ; Jessie; Archie Rose.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1910/5037 Cresswell Doris Jessie ; Jessie; Archie Rose.
  6. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Louisa Harriet Harris1

F, b. circa 1860

Child of Louisa Harriet Harris and Henry Louis Christoff Dobloo

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1868/1446     Henriette Agnes Anna Dobloo;Henry Louis Christoff;Louisa Harriet Harris.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1863/332 Harris     Louisa Harriet;     Dobloo     Henry Louis Christoff.

Lucy Harris1

F, b. 1843, d. 8 June 1912
  • Lucy Harris was born in 1843.1
  • At the age of 27 years, Lucy Harris married Alfred William Merritt, son of William Merritt and Elizabeth Harding, on 24 May 1870 in Toowoomba, Queensland. They were married at the residence of Lucy's aunt by Rev J H Rogers. At the time Alfred was living at Highfields.2,3
  • Lucy Harris died on 8 June 1912 in Murwillumbah, New South Wales. The Queenslander reported :- " MERRITT.—On June 8, at Murwillumbah, Tweed River, New South Wales, Lucy, widow of the late Alfred Merritt, of Toowoomba."1,4
  • She was buried on 10 June 1912 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PUB2-1R3-0011.5

Children of Lucy Harris and Alfred William Merritt

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1870 C214 Lucy Harris; Alfred Merritt.     
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1870 C214 Lucy Harris: Alfred Merritt.     
  3. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1858 - 1880) Saturday 28 May 1870 p 2 Family Notices.
  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 22 June 1912 p 10 Family Notices.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1871     C442     Edith     Merritt     ;Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1872     C3303     Amy     Merritt;     Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1874     C3919     Alfred William Harding     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1875     C4136     Florence     Merritt     ;Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.
  10. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1875     C4135     Lilian     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  11. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1878     C1672     Harold Waldron     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  12. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1880     C1935     Frank Hugh     Merritt     ;Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  13. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1883     C2511     Elenor Mary     Merritt     ;Alfred;     Lucy Harris.

Mary Harris

F

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."

Myrtle Victoria Harris1

F, b. 1 April 1903, d. 9 September 1988
  • Myrtle Victoria Harris was born on 1 April 1903 in New Zealand.1,2,3
  • Myrtle Victoria Harris married Reginald John Holdaway, son of John David Holdaway and Edith Caroline Shute, circa 1932.1
  • Myrtle Victoria Harris died on 9 September 1988 in New Zealand at age 85. Her last address was 21 Winter Street, Hamilton.2,4
  • She was buried on 13 September 1988 in Hamilton Park Cemetery.4

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1988/44889 Holdaway Myrtle Victoria ; 1 April 1903.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1903/19264     Harris      Myrtle Victoria      ;Elizabeth     ;Joseph Frederick.
  4. Hamilton City Council, online http://web.hcc.govt.nz/jsplive/assure32_det.jsp

Sarah Jane Harris1

F, b. December 1877
  • Sarah Jane Harris's birth was registered in the Truro, Cornwall Registration District in the December 1877 Quarter.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Charles Henry Harris and Sarah Jenking.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Sarah Jane Harris was living in the household of William Jenking in St Mawes, St Mawes. William is shown as a 56 year old widowed boatman living with his 34 year old married daughter Sarah Harriss, Stephen a 22 year odl carpenter, Joseph 20 year old mariner, Francis 18 year od stoker, Catherine J a 15 year old nurse maid and Priscilla G a 12 year old scholar. Living with them are Sarah's children Sarah Harriss 3 and Annie Harriss 6 months, and William's father William Jenking an 82 year old widowed boatman. All were born in St Mawes.1

Citations

  1. Cornwall Online Census 1881, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Transcript of Piece RG11/2307 (Part 2).
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Dec 1877 HARRIS      Sarah Jane Truro      5c     145.

Susan Harris1

F, b. 1856, d. 1891
  • Susan Harris was born in 1856. She was the daughter of John and Elizabeth.2
  • At the age of 19 years, Susan Harris married Thomas Parton, son of Thomas Parton and Margaret Moore, on 12 April 1875 in Aston, Warwickshire.1,3
  • Susan Harris and Thomas Parton immigrated to Moreton Bay on 30 October 1878. The family travelled on the Scottish Admiral. The records show Thomas was 24 years old, Susan 22 Their children Thomas and Elizabeth A were 2 and an infant. Elizabeth died on the voyage.
    Thomas' brother George also travelled with them. Thomas' parents Thomas and Margaret followed on the Manora in 1882.4
  • Susan Harris died in 1891 in Sydney, New South Wales.2

Children of Susan Harris and Thomas Parton

Citations

  1. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Jun 1875 Harris      Susan      ;Parton      Thomas      ; Aston     ; 6d;     467.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death PARTON SUSAN ;2066/1891 ;JOHN; ELIZABETH ;SYDNEY.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Michael Mullens Fraser Etc Family Tree.
  4. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1879/C1631     John Henry     Parton;     Thomas;     Susan Harris.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1881/C5892     George     Parton;     Thomas;     Susan Harris.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1883/C7146     Richard     Parton;     Thomas;     Susan Harris.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1885/C8409     Ruth     Parton;     Thomas;     Susan Harris.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1887/C4277     William     Parton     ;Thomas;     Susan Harris.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1889/C5047     Blanche     Parton     ;Thomas;     Susan Harris.

Ben Harrison1

M, b. 5 June 1903, d. 19 October 1974
  • Ben Harrison was born on 5 June 1903. His birth was registered in the Sep 1903 Quarter in Seattle, West Riding of Yorkshire.1,2
  • He was the son of John Harrison and Ada Annie Armstrong.3
  • In the 1920's John Harrison established a steam sawmill on Pierce's Creek. In the 1930's the engine was shifted to Old Woman's Hut Creek. His son Ben operated this sawmill until the 1950's when Ben set up a new electric mill in Emu Creek Road, Crow's Nest. The mill was sold to Clark's Sawmilling in 1963.4
  • Ben Harrison appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1926 living at Gordale, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.5
  • At the age of 25 years, Ben Harrison married Myrtle Avelina Blinco, daughter of Thomas William Blinco and Emily Rosina Wellington, in 1929 in Queensland.1
  • Ben Harrison and Myrtle Avelina Blinco appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Gordale, Crow's Nest. Ben was a farmer as was his father.6
  • On 16 May 1942 the following notice appeared in "The Courier Mail"-
    "IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENSLAND, In the WILL of JOHN HARRISON, late of Crow's Nest, In the State of Queensland. Sawmlller, deceased. Notice is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of the publication here of an application will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL of he abovenamed John Harrison be ceased may be granted to BEN HARRISON of Crow's Nest In the State of Queensland Sawmiller a lawful son of he said deceased the Sole Executor named in the said Will. Any person interested who desires to object to the application or to be heard upon It, may file a Caveat, in the Registry at any time before the grant is made. Dated this Eleventh day of May, 1942. EDWARD W. CLEARY & LEE, Solicitors for the said Ben Harrison. 45a Russell Street, Toowoomba."7
  • Ben Harrison and Myrtle Avelina Blinco appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at "Gordale", Crow's Nest. Ben was a farmer.8
  • Ben Harrison died on 19 October 1974 in Queensland at age 71.3
  • He was buried on 21 October 1974 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00M-0002.9

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1929/C712     Harrison     Ben,     Blineo     Myrtle Evelina.
  2. Freepages Rootsweb, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C7900     Ben     Harrison     John Harrison ;     Ada Annie Armstrong.
  4. John Kerr, ""Geographical Overview of Sawmills.""
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1926.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  7. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 16 May 1942.

  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Constance Jane Harrison1

F, b. 24 October 1903, d. 18 August 1985
  • Constance Jane Harrison was born on 24 October 1903 in New Zealand. She was the daughter of Colin Campbell and Mary Constance HARRISON.1,2,3
  • At the age of 22 years, Constance Jane Harrison married Edwin Donald Holdaway, son of Henry Oscar Holdaway and Jane Edwards, in 1926 in New Zealand. They had three children.1,4
  • Constance Jane Harrison died on 18 August 1985 in New Zealand at age 81.1,2

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1985/40206 Holdaway Constance Jane; 24 October 1903.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1903/7611     Harrison      Constance Jane      ;Mary Constance     ;Colin Campbell.
  4. NSW Births Marriages Deaths, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch, Marriages 1926/2609     Constance Jane      Harrison ;     Edwin Donald      Holdaway.

Jane Elizabeth Harrison1

F, b. June 1896, d. 1977
  • Jane Elizabeth Harrison's birth was registered in the Settle, Yorkshire West Riding Registration District in the June 1896 Quarter.1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Harrison and Ada Annie Armstrong.1
  • At the age of 23 years, Jane Elizabeth Harrison married Stanley Morrow in 1920 in New South Wales.3
  • Jane Elizabeth Harrison and Stanley Morrow appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. Stan was a timber yardman.4
  • In 1955,her husband, Stanley Morrow died in Byron Bay, New South Wales.5
  • Jane Elizabeth Harrison died in 1977 in Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1977     C166     Jane Elizabeth     Morrow     ;John Harrison ;     Annie Armstrong.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Birth Births Jun 1896 Harrison      Jane Elizabeth;            Settle      9a     19.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 9152/1920      MORROW      STANLEY;      ;HARRISON      JANE E.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1942.
  5. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death      6217/1955      MORROW      STANLEY ;     RICHARD ERWIN      ;MARGARET ANN.

John Harrison

M, b. circa 1873, d. 1941
  • John Harrison was born circa 1873 in Malham Moor, Yorkshire, England. He was the son of John Henry Harrison and Elizabeth Battersby.1,2
  • His marriage to Ada Annie Armstrong was registered in the June 1895 Quarter in Settle, Yorkshire West Riding Registration District.3,4
  • In the 1920's John Harrison established a steam sawmill on Pierce's Creek. In the 1930's the engine was shifted to Old Woman's Hut Creek. His son Ben operated this sawmill until the 1950's when Ben set up a new electric mill in Emu Creek Road, Crow's Nest. The mill was sold to Clark's Sawmilling in 1963.5
  • In 1921,his wife, Ada Annie Armstrong died in Brisbane, Queensland.6
  • John Harrison appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1926 living at Crow's Nest. His occupation was given as a farmer, although he ran a sawmill with his son Ben.7
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Ben Harrison and Myrtle Avelina Blinco in 1930 in Gordale, Crow's Nest. Ben was a farmer as was his father.8
  • John Harrison died in 1941 in Queensland.1
  • On 16 May 1942 the following notice appeared in "The Courier Mail"-
    "IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENSLAND, In the WILL of JOHN HARRISON, late of Crow's Nest, In the State of Queensland. Sawmlller, deceased. Notice is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of the publication here of an application will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL of he abovenamed John Harrison be ceased may be granted to BEN HARRISON of Crow's Nest In the State of Queensland Sawmiller a lawful son of he said deceased the Sole Executor named in the said Will. Any person interested who desires to object to the application or to be heard upon It, may file a Caveat, in the Registry at any time before the grant is made. Dated this Eleventh day of May, 1942. EDWARD W. CLEARY & LEE, Solicitors for the said Ben Harrison. 45a Russell Street, Toowoomba."9

Children of John Harrison and Ada Annie Armstrong

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1941/C3784     John     Harrison     ;John Henry;     Elizabeth Battersby.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C7900     Ben     Harrison     John Harrison ;     Ada Annie Armstrong.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Jun 1895 Armstrong      Ada Annie; Harrison      John      ;      Settle      9a     21.     
  5. John Kerr, ""Geographical Overview of Sawmills.""
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1921     B34656     Ada Annie     Harrison;     Edward Armstrong ;     Annie Inskip.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1926.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  9. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 16 May 1942.

  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1977     C166     Jane Elizabeth     Morrow     ;John Harrison ;     Annie Armstrong.

Kathleen Mary Harrison1

F, b. 27 August 1899, d. 2 January 1984

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage1926/431     Kathleen Mary      Harrison      ;Frances Winston William      Primmer.
  2. Paul Jones, Primmer Births, Marriage 1926/431 6 January 1926; Frances Winston William Primmer; Kathleen Mary Harrison 107.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1979/51086     Primmer      Francis William Winston;      4 March 1899.
  4. Paul Jones, Primmer Births, Death 1979/51086 23/10/1979 Primmer Francis William Winston; 4 March 1899 (80Y) Whangarei 25327.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1984/29058     Primmer      Kathleen Mary ;     27 August 1899.
  6. Paul Jones, Primmer Births, Death 1984/29058 2/01/1984 Primmer Kathleen Mary; 27 August 1899; Levin 2921.

Myrtle Kathleen Harrison1

F, b. 27 May 1917, d. 2 September 1982

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/, Has birth date as 26 May 1917.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1982/43094     Norgate      Myrtle Kathleen ;     27 May 1917.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1979/42485     Norgate      Terence Geoffrey;      27 May 1917.

Tom Harrison1

M, b. 1886, d. 1960

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/, Marriage 1927/8032 Juanita Mary      Godinagh ;     Tom      Harrison.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1960/33867     Harrison      Tom      ;74Y.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1927/8032 Juanita Mary      Godinagh ;     Tom      Harrison.

William Edward Harrison1

M, b. circa 1895, d. 1932

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1917/C3330     Genrich     Emma;     Harrison     William Edward.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1932     C627     William Edward     Harrison;     John William ;     Rose Anne Olsen.

Amos Harriss1

M, b. June 1851, d. 31 July 1916
  • Amos Harriss's birth was registered in the an unknown place , an unknown place Registration District in the June 1851 Quarter. He was the son of Fred William Harriss and Harriet Harriss and grew up in the village near Bury, St Edmonds in Suffolk. The family were all farm labourers and Methodist.1,2,3,4,5
  • At the age of 23 years and 4 months, Amos Harriss married Virginia Prewer-Docking in October 1874 in All Saints Church, Chevington.6,7,8
  • Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking immigrated on 27 March 1876. Amos, 24 and Virginia 19 travelled on the Western Monarch leaving London on 9 Dec 1875. During the 5 month voyage Virginia suffered badly from sea sickness and she never went on board any kind of boat again.
    Amos found work with a dairy farmer at Kangaroo Point in Brisbane. They later moved to Toowoomba and worked in a confectary factory. However, indoor work did not suit Amos so he took a job on a farm at Gowrie Little Plains. He then worked on the Railway at Mitchell on the banks of the Maronoa River. Later they transfered to Toowoomba to do the same work and when the railway work had finished Amos selected land at Ravensbourne just outside Toowoomba and built a house in the scrub.9,5
  • On 3 March 1882,Amos Harriss's son, Frederick Henry Harriss was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.10
  • Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking lived in "Rose Hill", Ravensbourne.11
  • In 1899 when a family photo was taken at Rose Hill farm, Ravensbourne.8
    Harriss family at Rose Hills Farm, Ravensourne 1899. Right to left Amos, Nathaniel, Fred,Amos on the stump, Virginia nursing May ,Emma, Naomi (below X) and William - Photo thanks to Iris
  • In 1901 Amos' was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Ravensbourne.12
  • Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Ravensbourne. Amos was a farmer.13
  • Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Amos was a farmer and Virginia carried out domestic duties. Their son William was a labourer at Ravensbourne Settlement.14
  • Amos Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Ravensbourne. Amos was a farmer and Virginia carried out home duties as did their daughter Emma. Their son William was a labourer.15
  • On 22 December 1911 Amos resigned his appointment as Justice of the Peace at Ravensbourne. He had held the position from 1905.1,16
  • He and Virginia Prewer-Docking appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Ravensbourne. Amos was a farmer.17
  • Amos Harriss died on 31 July 1916 in Ravensbourne, Queensland, at age 65. He died of a heart attack and left the running of the farm to Amos. Virginia later went to live with William in Toowoomba.2,3
  • He was buried in Ravensbourne Cemetery.2
    Grave of Amos Harriss (1851-1916) - Ravensbourne Cemetery- Photo thanks to www.chapelhill.homeip.net

Children of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking

Citations

  1. Unknown newspaper title, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 22 December 1911 p 4 Article.
  2. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1916     C4104     Amos     Harriss     ;Fred William Harriss;      Harriet Harriss.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Jun 1851 Harris      Amos      ;      Thingoe;      13     576.
  5. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com, hilrysouth94.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1877     C1542     Edith     Harris     ;Amos;     Virginia Prewer.
  7. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Dec 1874 Docking      Virginia; HARRISS      Amos; Thingoe      4a     943.
  8. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  9. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1828-1912.
  10. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  11. Compiled by Yvonne Barnes-Brennan, "Beyond Penzance."
  12. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 163.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1903.
  14. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1905.
  15. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  16. Unknown newspaper title, Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Saturday 7 October 1905 p 5 Detailed lists, results, guides.
  17. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1877     C1542     Edith     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Prewer.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1881     C2031     Frederick Henry     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Docking.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1882     C2234     William Richard     Harris;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  21. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885     C5606     Naomi Ruth     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Docking.
  22. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888     C8057     Emma Virginia     Harris;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  23. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891     C5847     Amos Francis     Harris;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  24. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     C5398     Fredrick George     Harriss;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  25. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C5305     Nathaniel Henry     Harriss;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.     
  26. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898     C5364     May Harriet Susan     Harriss;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  27. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900     C5659     Elsie Florence     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Docking.     

Amos Benjamin Harriss1

M, b. 25 February 1916, d. 6 November 1986

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1943.

Amos Francis Harriss1

M, b. 28 January 1891, d. 23 May 1937
  • Amos Francis Harriss was born on 28 January 1891 in Ravensbourne, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • Amos Francis Harriss was present when a family photo was taken at Rose Hill farm, Ravensbourne with Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1899.2
  • Amos Francis Harriss continued to run the Gross Hill farm at Ravensbourne after the death of Amos Harriss on 31 July 1916 in Ravensbourne, Queensland. His mother went to live with his brother William in Toowoomba
    ; He died of a heart attack and left the running of the farm to Amos. Virginia later went to live with William in Toowoomba.3,4
  • Amos Francis Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes in 1921 in Ravensbourne. William was a labourer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. His brothers Amos and Nathaniel were a farmers at Ravensbourne and mother Virginia and sister Elsie carried out home duties.5
  • Amos Francis Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll with Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1925 in Ravensbourne. Amos and Nathan were farmers.6
  • Amos Francis Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes between 1928 and 1935 in Ravensbourne. William was a labourer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. His brother Amos was a farmer at Ravensbourne and mother Virginia carried out home duties.7
  • Amos Francis Harriss died on 23 May 1937 in Queensland at age 46.8,9
  • He was buried on 24 May 1937 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.9

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891     C5847     Amos Francis     Harris;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1916     C4104     Amos     Harriss     ;Fred William Harriss;      Harriet Harriss.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1921.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1925.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1928-1935.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1937     C2253     Amos Francis     Harriss;     Amos ;     Virginia Docking.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Edith Harriss1

F, b. 3 January 1877, d. 7 September 1952
  • Edith Harriss was born on 3 January 1877 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • At the age of 20 years, Edith Harriss married Herbert Arthur Smith in 1898 in Queensland. They eventually moved to New Zealand around 1907.2
  • Edith Harriss and Herbert Arthur Smith appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Llyod's Selection, Goombungee. Herbert was a blacksmith.3
  • Edith Harriss died on 7 September 1952 in Lower Hutt, New Zealand, at age 75.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1877     C1542     Edith     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Prewer.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1897     C637     Edith     Harriss;     Herbert Arthur     Smith.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1903.
  4. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Elizabeth Virginia (Jean) Harriss1

F, b. 15 January 1912, d. 9 August 2001

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912     C12632     Elizabeth Virginia     Harriss     ;William Richard     ;Elizabeth Barnes.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934     C2215     Raymond     Emmerson;     Elizabeth Virginia     Harriss.

Elsie Florence Harriss1

F, b. 26 July 1900, d. 6 February 1991
  • Elsie Florence Harriss was born on 26 July 1900 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • Elsie Florence Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes in 1921 in Ravensbourne. William was a labourer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. His brothers Amos and Nathaniel were a farmers at Ravensbourne and mother Virginia and sister Elsie carried out home duties.3
  • At the age of 24 years, Elsie Florence Harriss married Henry Charles Thomson, son of Edward Thomson and Eliza Margaretha Suhr, in 1925 in Queensland.4,5
  • Elsie Florence Harriss and Henry Charles Thomson appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Perseverance. Henry was a farmer.6
  • Elsie Florence Harriss died on 6 February 1991 in Toowoomba at age 90.2,4
  • She was buried on 7 February 1991 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. METH5-003-0039.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900     C5659     Elsie Florence     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Docking.     
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1921.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1923     C1714     Elsie Florence     Harriss;     Henry Charles     Thomson.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1925-1930.

Emma Virginia Harriss1

F, b. 1888, d. 22 April 1919

Children of Emma Virginia Harriss and John William (William John) Shedden

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888     C8057     Emma Virginia     Harris;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1911     C3104     Emma Virginia     Harriss     ;William John     Shedden.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913-1915.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1919     C3000     Emma Virginia     Shedden;     Amos Harris ;     Virginia Docking.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912     C12872     Olive Virginia     Shedden     ;William John     ;Emma Virginia Harriss.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972     C1483     Victor William     Shedden;     William John Shedden ;     Emma Virginia Harriss.

Frederick George Harriss1

M, b. 1893, d. 13 September 1918
  • Frederick George Harriss was born in 1893 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • Frederick George Harriss was present when a family photo was taken at Rose Hill farm, Ravensbourne with Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1899.3
  • Frederick George Harriss enlisted in the AIF on 11 August 1916 in Warwick. His service number was 3618 and he gave his mother, Virginia who lived at Ravensbourne, as his next of kin. He was a blacksmith by trade and had served a five year apprenticeship under Jameson at Crow's Nest. He served in France.2
  • Frederick George Harriss was killed in action on 13 September 1918 in France. WWI.4,2
  • He was buried in Roisel Communal Cemetery, Somme, France.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     C5398     Fredrick George     Harriss;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  2. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Service Record Frederick George Harriss.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922     F3749     Frederick George     Harriss;     Amos Harriss;      Virginia Docking.
  5. Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org/

Frederick Henry Harriss1

M, b. 1881, d. 2 February 1882
  • Frederick Henry Harriss was born in 1881 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • Frederick Henry Harriss died on 2 February 1882 in Queensland. He was seven months old.2,3
  • He was buried on 3 March 1882 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1881     C2031     Frederick Henry     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Docking.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1882     C838     Frederick Henry     Harris;     Amos Harris      ;Virginia Docking.     
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

May Harriet Susan Harriss1

F, b. 1898, d. 1915

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898     C5364     May Harriet Susan     Harriss;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1915     B20842     May Harriett Susan     Harriss;     Amos Harriss ;     Virginia Docking.