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
  • 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

Children of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, 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. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, 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.

Naomi Ruth Harriss1

F, b. 1885, d. 3 July 1964
  • Naomi Ruth Harriss was born in 1885 in Ravensbourne, Queensland. She married William Horton in 1907 at Ravensbourne, and moved to Darranil, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • Naomi Ruth Harriss was present when a family photo was taken at Rose Hill farm, Ravensbourne with Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1899.2
  • Naomi Ruth Harriss died on 3 July 1964 in Hervey Bay.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885     C5606     Naomi Ruth     Harris     ;Amos     ;Virginia Docking.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Nathanial Henry Harriss1

M, b. 1896, d. 6 December 1969
  • Nathanial Henry Harriss was born in 1896 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • Nathanial Henry Harriss was present when a family photo was taken at Rose Hill farm, Ravensbourne with Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1899.2
  • Nathanial Henry 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
  • Nathanial Henry Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll with Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1925 in Ravensbourne. Amos and Nathan were farmers.4
  • Nathanial Henry Harriss died on 6 December 1969.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C5305     Nathaniel Henry     Harriss;     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. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1925.

Susan Emily Harriss1

F, b. circa 1900, d. 1967

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1923     C2057     Susan Emily     Harriss;     Frederick William     Brauer.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1967     C2976     Susan Emily     Brauer;     William James Harriss      ;Ellen Treasure.

William Richard Harriss1

M, b. 20 August 1882, d. 20 February 1961
  • William Richard Harriss was born on 20 August 1882 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking.1
  • William Richard Harriss was present when a family photo was taken at Rose Hill farm, Ravensbourne with Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1899.2
  • William Richard Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Ravensbourne. He was a labourer living at the Settlement.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Amos Harriss and Virginia Prewer-Docking in 1905 in Ravensbourne. Amos was a farmer and Virginia carried out domestic duties. Their son William was a labourer at Ravensbourne Settlement.4
  • William Richard Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll with Amos Harriss in 1909 in Ravensbourne. Amos was a farmer and Virginia carried out home duties as did their daughter Emma. Their son William was a labourer.5
  • At the age of 28 years, 7 months and 14 days, William Richard Harriss married Elizabeth Barnes, daughter of Benjamin Barnes and Mary Batten, on 3 April 1911 in St Lukes Church, Toowoomba, Queensland.2,6,7
  • William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Ravensbourne. William was shown as a labourer.8
  • After the death of his father Amos in Ravensbourne, Queensland, his mother Virginia came to live with him; He died of a heart attack and left the running of the farm to Amos. Virginia later went to live with William in Toowoomba.9,10
  • William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at 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.11
  • William Richard Harriss appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer. His brothers Nathan and Amos also lived at Ravensbourne as did his mother Virginia.12
  • He and Elizabeth Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1928 and 1935 living at 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.13
  • William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. Their son Amos was also a farmer.14
  • William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. They didn't appear on the roll in 1954.15
  • William Richard Harriss died on 20 February 1961 in Queensland at age 78.16,2
  • He was buried on 21 February 1961 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. CE5A-009-0023.17

Children of William Richard Harriss and Elizabeth Barnes

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1882     C2234     William Richard     Harris;     Amos;     Virginia Docking.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1903.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1905.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1911     C3092     William Richard     Harriss;     Elizabeth     Barnes.
  7. Compiled by Yvonne Barnes-Brennan, "Beyond Penzance."
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  9. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1916     C4104     Amos     Harriss     ;Fred William Harriss;      Harriet Harriss.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1921.
  12. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1925.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1928-1935.
  14. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1943.
  15. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1949.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1961     C1150     William Richard     Harriss;     Amos ;     Virginia Docking.
  17. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Lillian Myrtle Hart1

F, b. 1892, d. 2 April 1973
  • Lillian Myrtle Hart was born in 1892. She was the daughter of Ely Hart and Caroline Giles.1,2
  • At the age of 18 years, Lillian Myrtle Hart married Henry Crighton in 1910 in Queensland.1,3
  • Lillian Myrtle Hart and Henry Crighton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Whichell's, Pechey. Henry was a farmer.4
  • Lillian Myrtle Hart died on 2 April 1973 in Queensland.2
  • She was buried on 3 April 1973 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. METH5-005-0023.5

Children of Lillian Myrtle Hart and Henry Crighton

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1983     57220     Henry John     Crighton;     Henry Crighton     ;Lillian Myrtle Hart.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1973     C3304     Lillian Myrtle     Crighton;     Ely Hart      ;Caroline Giles.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1910     C768     Henry     Crighton     ;Lillian Myrtle     Hart.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1985     52547     Robert Eli     Crighton     ;Henry Crighton     ;Lillian Myrtle Hart.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914     C3431     Edith Rebecca     Crighton;     Henry;     Lilian Myrtle Hart.

Mary Hart1

F, b. circa 1825
  • Mary Hart was born circa 1825.1
  • Mary Hart married James Brooks circa 1860.1

Child of Mary Hart and James Brooks

Citations

  1. Judy, "E-mail Judy Elliott," e-mail to Audrey, 14 June 2009.

Mary Hart1

F, b. 1839, d. 23 March 1919
  • Mary Hart was born in 1839. She was the daughter of William Hart and Johanna Hayes.1,2
  • Mary Hart married Denis Murphy circa 1860.1
  • Mary Hart died on 23 March 1919 in Queensland.2,3
  • She was buried on 24 March 1919 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. RC3-001-0052.3

Children of Mary Hart and Denis Murphy

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1919     C1230     Mary     Murphy;     William Hart ;     Johanna Hayes.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1905     C1931     James     Murphy;     Denis Murphy ;     Mary Hart.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1948     B17987     John     Murphy;     Denis ;     Mary Hart.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875     C3910     Denis     Murphy;     Denis     ;Mary Hart.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1943/C2625     Margaret     Collins;     Denis Murphy;     Mary Hart.

Meryl Mavis Hart1,2

F, b. circa 1917, d. 21 June 1978
  • Meryl Mavis Hart was born circa 1917. She was the daughter of     Nicholas Judge Hart and
    Margaret Willey.1,2
  • Meryl Mavis Hart married Alan George Plant, son of George Henry Plant and Annie Miller Richardson, circa 1935.1
  • Meryl Mavis Hart died on 21 June 1978 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was buried on 23 June 1978 in Cabarlah Cemetery.1

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Headstone Inscription.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1978/C3357     Meryl Mavis     Plant;     Nicholas Judge Hart     ;Margaret Willey.

Norah Hart1

F, b. circa 1880

Child of Norah Hart and William George Lammas

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriages 1908/4742     Norah      Hart      ;William George      Lammas.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1909/5095     Lammas      Doris Mary ;     Norah;     William George.

Fredrick Hartge1

M
  • Fredrick Hartge witnessed the burial of Mary Stuart on 24 December 1877 in Liverpool Cemetery, Sydney; Presbyterian Section.1

Citations

  1. Mary McGregor (nee Stuart), Death Certificte of Mary McGregor (nee Stuart).

Allen Harth1

M, b. 1900, d. 1973

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900     C3173     Allen     Harth     Christian Frederich;     Lena Ehrich.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921     C934     Elsey Irene     Harth     ;Leonhardt     Baumann.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1973     C7262     Allan     Harth;     Christian Harth;      Lena Ehrlich.

Alma Isabell Harth1

F, b. 1904

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904     C2559     Alma Isabella     Harth;     John     ;Anna Catharine Magdalena Peters.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1931     C3515     Alma Isabel     Harth;     Eric George     Holden.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1937.