Edith Rose Ballinger

F, b. 25 August 1917, d. 31 October 2005

George Ballinger

M, b. circa 1880, d. 9 September 1942
  • George Ballinger was born circa 1880. He was the son of John Thomas Ballinger and Amelia Baylis.
  • George Ballinger married Lily Eliza Booker circa 1905.
  • George Ballinger died on 9 September 1942 in Queensland.

Children of George Ballinger and Lily Eliza Booker

John Garfield Alden Ballinger

M, b. circa 1880
  • John Garfield Alden Ballinger was born circa 1880.
  • John Garfield Alden Ballinger married Caroline Alice Page in 1907 in Queensland.

Child of John Garfield Alden Ballinger and Caroline Alice Page

Lillian Amelia Ballinger

F, b. 9 January 1907, d. 14 September 1959
  • Lillian Amelia Ballinger was born on 9 January 1907 in Goombungee.
  • She was the daughter of George Ballinger and Lily Eliza Booker.
  • At the age of 25 years, 11 months and 8 days, Lillian Amelia Ballinger married Norman Astbury, son of Walter Astbury and Hermine Elsie Harth, on 17 December 1932 in Queensland.
  • Lillian Amelia Ballinger died on 14 September 1959 in Queensland at age 52.
  • She was buried on 16 September 1959 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
    Grarve of Lily Amelia (nee Ballinger) & Norman Astbury - Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. Photo thanks to R Astbury

Nellie Ballinger

F, b. 1909

Wilhelmina Ballon

F, b. circa 1885, d. 1956
  • Wilhelmina Ballon was born circa 1885. She was the daugher of Johann BALLON and Augustine VOLKMANN.
  • Wilhelmina Ballon married Hermann Spies, son of Karsten Jurgen Adolf Spies and Anna Margaretha Behrens, in 1905 in Queensland.
  • Wilhelmina Ballon and Hermann Spies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Highland Plain. Hermann was a farmer. Wilhelmine gave her address as Greenwood as did their children Lawrence and Edgar, who were both farm labourers and Vera who carried out domestic duties.
  • Wilhelmina Ballon died in 1956 in Queensland.

Children of Wilhelmina Ballon and Hermann Spies

Clara Bryce Balthes

F, b. 1914
  • Clara Bryce Balthes was born in 1914 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Peter Henry Balthes and Annie Amy Heilbronn.
  • She and Reginald George Cossart were engaged in April 1937.
  • At the age of 23 years, Clara Bryce Balthes married Reginald George Cossart, son of George Cossart and Minnie Maria Shaw, on 9 December 1937 in Lutwyche. An account of the wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" the following morning - LAST NIGHTS WEDDING AT LUTWYCHE -St. Andrew's Church Ceremony Cossart—Balthes
    St. Andrew's Church, Lutwyche, was chosen for the wedding of Miss Clara Bryce Balthes, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter M Baltnes, Clinton, Wooloowin, and Mr. Reginald George Cossart, son of the late Mr. George Cossart and Mrs. Cossart, Campbell-street, Toowoomba, which took place last evening. The Rev. A. W. Ethell, formerly of Gympie, officiated. THE bride, who was given away by her father, wore a gown of white satin, with a spray of orange blossoms trimming the softly draped corsage and the full skirt extending to a train. Her cut tulle veil was surmounted by a coronet of orange blossoms, and she carried a shower bouquet of frangipani and carnations. The two bridesmaids Miss Joyce Balthes and Miss Ivy Cossart (Toowoomba) were frocked alike in bud pink organza with coronets of tulle and flowers, and their bouquets were in dahlias and gerberas in varying shades of pink. Mr. W. Cossart was best man and Mr. W. Elder groomsman. The reception was held at Clinton, where Mrs. Balthes received the guests wearing a gown of gentian blue satin with, shoulder spray of the same ton ings. Her bouquet was of pink asters and roses. Mrs. Cossart, mother of the bride groom, chose a frock of black chiffon relieved with a spray of white flowers, and a hat to match. On leaving in the Canberra for Mackay the bride's travelling frock of ice blue sheer will be worn with navy accessories.

Maud Bambling

F, b. circa 1895

Jane Banfield

F, b. 1815, d. April 1895
  • Jane Banfield was born in 1815 in Tregony.
  • She was baptized on 13 February 1815 in Cuby with Tregony, Cornwall.
  • At the age of 26 years, Jane Banfield married John Lower, son of John Lower and Priscilla Gill, on 8 July 1841 in St Just in Roseland. The marriage details showed John as a mariner of full age, a bachelor living in St Mawes, his father John was a roper. Jane was a spinster of full age, a servant living in St Mawes and her father John was a carpenter. They were married by bans and the witness was Simon Borlase. Johns residence was given as HMS Magnet.
  • Jane Banfield and John Lower appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in St Mawes. John was a 45 year old pensioned coast guard, born St Maws, living with his wife Jane, 46 born Tregony, and their children Edward J a 13 year old scholar born Uphill, Somerst, William a 10 year old apprentice shoemaker born Uphill Somerset, Arthur an 8 year old scholar born Barrow, Somerset and Catherine Jane an 6 year old scholar born Barrow.
  • Jane Banfield and Catherine Jane Lower appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in St Mawes. Jane was shown as a 56 year old married head of the house, born Tregony living with her daughter Catherine born Barrow.
  • Jane Banfield appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in St Mawes. Jane is shown as a 76 year old widow born Tregony Cornwall.
  • Her death was recorded with the Truro, Cornwall Registration District in the April 1895 Quarter.

Children of Jane Banfield and John Lower

Mary Ann Elizabeth Banfield

F, b. 1871, d. 1950
  • Mary Ann Elizabeth Banfield was born in 1871.
  • At the age of 16 years, Mary Ann Elizabeth Banfield married John Stevens in 1887 in Tasmania.
  • Mary Ann Elizabeth Banfield died in 1950 in Tasmania.

Children of Mary Ann Elizabeth Banfield and John Stevens

Alice Beatrice Banks

F, b. June 1893, d. 1974
  • Alice Beatrice Banks's birth was registered in the Birmingham, Warwickshire Registration District in the June 1893 Quarter.
  • Her marriage, at 24 years and 9 months, to Leonard Valentine Muhling, son of Leonard Valentine Muhling and Rose Diflo, was registered in the March 1918 Quarter in Birmingham, Warwickshire Registration District.
  • Alice Beatrice Banks died in 1974 in Queensland.

Betsy Elizabeth Banks

F, b. 1840, d. 24 August 1924

John Guy (1840-1920) & Betsy Banks (1839-1924) with grandston Robert John Tindall (1902 - 1982). These photos were donated to CARBATHON, where they hang in a bedroom by the Tindall family. Photo thanks to B. Grunwald
  • Betsy Elizabeth Banks was born in 1840 in England. She ws the daughter of Thomas Banks.
  • At the age of 27 years, Betsy Elizabeth Banks married John Guy on 4 April 1867 in Linconshire. The marriage was registered in June 1867 in the Louth Registration District.
  • Betsy Elizabeth Banks and John Guy immigrated to Queensland on 2 April 1883. John aged 41 and Betsy 42, travelled to Australia on the Duke of Devonshire with their four children John 14, Thomas 12, Fred 9 and Edith 5.
  • Betsy Elizabeth Banks and John Guy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Plainby. John was a farmer and Betsy Ann carried out home duties.
  • Betsy Elizabeth Banks and John Guy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1910 living at Pinelands. John is shown as a farmer and Elizabeth carried out home duties.
  • In April 1920,her husband, John Guy died in Queensland.
  • Betsy Elizabeth Banks died on 24 August 1924 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 25 August 1924 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. METH3-004-0060 - there is no headstone. Descendants have placed a small piece of granite bearing her name on the grave.

Children of Betsy Elizabeth Banks and John Guy

Stephen Banks

M, b. circa 1875
  • Stephen Banks was born circa 1875.
  • Stephen Banks married Gertrude Masters circa 1895.

Child of Stephen Banks and Gertrude Masters

Venson (Vic) Banks

M, b. 21 March 1887, d. 24 October 1948

Emily J L Banner

F, b. circa 1890
  • Emily J L Banner was born circa 1890.
  • Emily J L Banner married Benjamin P Huteau in 1922 in New South Wales.

John Bantom

M, b. circa 1795
  • John Bantom was born circa 1795.
  • John Bantom married Elizabeth Primmer, daughter of Benjamin Primmer and Martha Newland, on 8 October 1821 in East Meon, Hampshire. Both were from East Meon, witness to the marriage were William Bramley and Robert Smith (curate.)

Peter Barbary

M, b. circa 1785
  • Peter Barbary was born circa 1785.
  • Peter Barbary married Ann Unknown circa 1813.

Child of Peter Barbary and Ann Unknown

Ann Barber

F, b. 30 April 1815
  • Ann Barber was also known as Hannah Barbary.
  • She was baptized on 30 April 1815 in Cornwall. Her father was recorded as a labourer on her baptism record.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Barbary and Ann Unknown.
  • At the age of 24 years, 3 months and 12 days, Ann Barber married James Maxwell Dunn, son of James Dunn and Ann Clarke, on 11 August 1839 in Cornwall.
  • Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Cliff Street, Megavissey. James is shown as Maxwil Dunn a 20 year old fisherman living with his wife Ann 25. Both were born in the county.
  • Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Cliff Street, Mevagissey. John Maxwell is shown as a 33 year old fisherman, born Mevagissey, living with his wife Ann, 35, born Mevagissey and son James Barber 8, born Mevagissey (not clear if surname of James Barber is Barber or Dunn.)
  • Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Cornwall. James is shown as a 43 year old fisherman, living with his wife Ann, also 46 and their grandson son James Barber Blamey an 18 year old fisherman. All were born in Mevagissey. His father James snr lived next door.

Child of Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn

Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber

F, b. 1876, d. 6 March 1961
  • Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber was born in 1876 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Benjamin Barber and Maria Ruddy.
  • At the age of 50 years, Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber married Thomas Lugora Brennan, son of John Brennan and Jane Connolly, in 1926 in Queensland.
  • Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber died on 6 March 1961 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 7 March 1961 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Catherine Rose Barclay

F, b. 1888, d. 22 August 1938
  • Catherine Rose Barclay was born in 1888 in Queensland. She was the daugther of Alexander Barclay and Norah King.
  • At the age of 22 years, Catherine Rose Barclay married Ernest Ambrose, son of Edward Ambrose and Ann Jane Duff, in 1910 in Queensland.
  • On 29 October 1916,her husband, Ernest Ambrose died in Queensland at age 36.
  • At the age of 30 years, Catherine Rose Barclay married Phillip Ambrose, son of Edward Ambrose and Ann Jane Duff, in 1918 in Queensland.
  • Catherine Rose Barclay and Phillip Ambrose appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Geham. Phillip was a labourer.
  • On 15 November 1934,her husband, Phillip Ambrose died in Queensland at age 64.
  • Catherine Rose Barclay died on 22 August 1938 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 23 August 1938 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Catherine Rose Barclay and Ernest Ambrose

Child of Catherine Rose Barclay and Phillip Ambrose

Hannah Bargery

F, b. 1839
  • Hannah Bargery was born in 1839 in Chiselborough.
  • She was the daughter of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Hannah Bargery was living in the household of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Hannah Bargery was living in the household of Mary Burgess and Samuel Bargery in South Petherton, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 62 year old workman in a sail cloth factory, born in Crewkerne. Mary, his wife is 51 years old, an invalid born Chiselborough. Their daughter Hannah is a 22 year old leather glover born Chiselborough and son Samuel a 13 year old work boy in the sail cloth factory, also born in Chiselborough. Ann Burgess, his 79 year old widowed mother-in-law, a pauper born Chiselborugh is also living with the family.

Rosanna Bargery

F, b. circa 1843
  • Rosanna Bargery was born circa 1843 in Chard.
  • She was the daughter of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Rosanna Bargery was living in the household of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.

Samuel Bargery

M, b. circa 1810, d. September 1872
  • Samuel Bargery was born circa 1810 in Somerset, England. The 1851 census states he was born in Crewkerne.
  • Samuel Bargery married Mary Burgess, daughter of Samuel Burgess and Ann Crocker, on 6 February 1837 in Somerset, England. Samuel was a widower.
  • Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in South Petherton, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 62 year old workman in a sail cloth factory, born in Crewkerne. Mary, his wife is 51 years old, an invalid born Chiselborough. Their daughter Hannah is a 22 year old leather glover born Chiselborough and son Samuel a 13 year old work boy in the sail cloth factory, also born in Chiselborough. Ann Burgess, his 79 year old widowed mother-in-law, a pauper born Chiselborugh is also living with the family.
  • His death was recorded with the Chard, Somerset Registration District in the September 1872 Quarter. He was aged 62 years.

Children of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess

Samuel Bargery

M, b. circa 1848
  • Samuel Bargery was born circa 1848 in Chiselborough.
  • He was the son of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Samuel Bargery was living in the household of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Samuel Bargery was living in the household of Mary Burgess and Samuel Bargery in South Petherton, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 62 year old workman in a sail cloth factory, born in Crewkerne. Mary, his wife is 51 years old, an invalid born Chiselborough. Their daughter Hannah is a 22 year old leather glover born Chiselborough and son Samuel a 13 year old work boy in the sail cloth factory, also born in Chiselborough. Ann Burgess, his 79 year old widowed mother-in-law, a pauper born Chiselborugh is also living with the family.

Charles Henry Barker

M, b. circa 1865, d. 10 September 1937
  • Charles Henry Barker was born circa 1865. He was the son of Henry Barker and Margaret Lynch.
  • Charles Henry Barker married Hannah Vian circa 1890. They possibly married in Victoria as that was where their children Margaret and Sidney were born.
  • Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. Charles was a farmer.
  • On 1 October 1928,his wife, Hannah Vian died in Queensland.
  • Charles Henry Barker appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.
  • Charles Henry Barker died on 10 September 1937 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00D-0020.
  • A notice stating probate for his estate would granted appeared in The Courier Mail on 2 October 1937. It read:- " IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENSLAND. In the WILL of CHARLES HENRY BARKER, late of Crow's Nest, In the State of Queens land, Farmer, Deceased. Notice Is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of he publication hereof application will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL of the abovenamed Charles Henry Barker deceased may be granted to ESTELLE HANNAH BARKER of Crow's Nest aforesaid Spinster a lawful Daughter of the said deceased and the sole Executrix 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 Twenty-seventh day of Septem ber, 1937.

Children of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian

Clarence Reginald Barker

M, b. circa 1900

Estelle Hannah Barker

F, b. circa 1900
  • Estelle Hannah Barker was born circa 1900.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian.
  • Estelle Hannah Barker was granted probate for the estate of Charles Henry Barker some time after 2 October 1937 according to The Courier Mail . It read:- " IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENSLAND. In the WILL of CHARLES HENRY BARKER, late of Crow's Nest, In the State of Queens land, Farmer, Deceased. Notice Is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of he publication hereof application will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL of the abovenamed Charles Henry Barker deceased may be granted to ESTELLE HANNAH BARKER of Crow's Nest aforesaid Spinster a lawful Daughter of the said deceased and the sole Executrix 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 Twenty-seventh day of Septem ber, 1937.

Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker

F, b. 6 July 1920, d. 21 February 1999
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker was born on 6 July 1920.
  • She was the daughter of Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin.
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker commenced school at Crow's Nest State School on 10 May 1926. aged 5 years and 10 months.
  • At the age of 20 years, 8 months and 27 days, Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker married Roy Clarence Vandersee, son of Johann Christian Vandersee and Brenda Joyce Smyth, on 2 April 1941 in Raff Street, Methodist Church, Toowoomba. Their marriage was reported in The Courier Mail :- "Vandersee— Barker. WHEN Miss Eunice L. Barker, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S. Barker, Crow's Nest, was married to Mr. Roy C. Vandersee, third son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Vandersee, Glenaven, in the Raff Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba, she wore an afternoon frock of fuchsia pink, with a shoulder spray of orchids, and a navy hat. The Rev. S. G. Monro officiated. Mrs. A. L. White, who was matron of honour for her sister, wore a blue ensembla with an orchid shoulder spray and a navy hat. Mr. Max Vandersee was best man. The reception was held at the Cafe Alexandra."
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker and Roy Clarence Vandersee appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Glenaven. Roy was a farmer.
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker died on 21 February 1999 in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 78.
  • She was buried in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba.
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker also went by the name of Pete.

Francis Robert Barker

M, b. 1889, d. 1953

Margaret Mary Barker

F, b. 1894, d. 26 August 1948
  • Margaret Mary Barker was born in 1894 in Victoria.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian.
  • At the age of 28 years, Margaret Mary Barker married Thomas Edgar Austin, son of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper, on 13 December 1922 in Queensland.
  • Margaret Mary Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll with Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper between 1925 and 1930 in Mountain Camp. Thomas was a farmer and Ellen carried out home duties. His son Edgar was still registered at Leonta but his wife Margaret gave her address as Crow's Nest.
  • Margaret Mary Barker and Thomas Edgar Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Mountain Camp. Edgar was a farmer and Margaret carried out home duties.
  • Margaret Mary Barker died on 26 August 1948 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
    Margaret M (nee Barker) and Thomas Edgar Austin - Crows Nest Cemetery
  • Inscription on tombstone - aged 54 yrs.