Leslie John Knight

M, b. 24 August 1917

Louis Edward Knight

M, b. 12 September 1905

Lucy Knight

F, b. June 1876, d. 1960
  • Lucy Knight was born in June 1876 in Hampshire.
  • She was the daughter of William Knight and Elizabeth Browning.
  • Lucy Knight immigrated on 14 September 1883 to Queensland with William Knight and Elizabeth Browning. William 33, Eliza 17?, Robert 15, Margaret 9, Mary 5, Lucy 7 and William 8 travelled on the Nowshera.
  • Lucy Knight appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Clay Farm, Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties.
  • At the time of the death of her brother Robert Arthur Knight, Lucy Knight was living in a Matron at the Salvation Army Boys Home in Brisbane. South Coast Bulletin.
  • Lucy Knight died in 1960 in Wahroonga, Horsnby, New South Wales.

Margaret Elizabeth Knight

F, b. 19 June 1873, d. 1953
  • Margaret Elizabeth Knight was born on 19 June 1873 in Hampshire.
  • She was the daughter of William Knight and Elizabeth Browning.
  • Margaret Elizabeth Knight immigrated on 14 September 1883 to Queensland with William Knight and Elizabeth Browning. William 33, Eliza 17?, Robert 15, Margaret 9, Mary 5, Lucy 7 and William 8 travelled on the Nowshera.
  • At the age of 28 years, 2 months and 2 days, Margaret Elizabeth Knight married George Gant on 21 August 1901 in Toowoomba. Margaret was a 27 year old domestic servant born Alton, Hampshire and living in Toowoomba. Her parents were William Knight, a blacksmith and Margaret Elizabeth Browning. George was a 29 year old bachelor born Linconshire, a bookmaker, son of William Gant, a railway lengthsman and Elizabeth Rowbotham.
  • At the time of the death of her brother Robert Arthur Knight, Margaret Elizabeth Knight was living in Brisbane. South Coast Bulletin.
  • Margaret Elizabeth Knight died in 1953 in Queensland.

Murial Constance Knight

F, b. 1916, d. 22 August 1984

Ralph Norman Knight

M, b. 13 August 1917, d. 11 July 1948
  • Ralph Norman Knight was born on 13 August 1917 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington.
  • Ralph Norman Knight appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington in 1936 in Coolamalla Creek. William was a farmer. Son Raymond was a labouerer as was his brother Ralph.
  • Ralph Norman Knight and Daisy Lewington appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Coolamalla Creek. Ralph was a labourer. Daisy's son Raymond, a labourer and his wife Ruby lived with them. William had moved toToowoomba.
  • Ralph Norman Knight died on 11 July 1948 in Queensland at age 30.

Raymond Francis Knight

M, b. 22 April 1907, d. 25 October 1994
  • Raymond Francis Knight was born on 22 April 1907 in Victoria.
  • He was the son of William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington.
  • When Ray was just a baby his parents moved to Condamine from Victoria. His parents split up in 1932 and most of the family moved closer to Crow's Nest and Emu Creek. Ray went back to his uncles place at Uranquilty in southern NSW when he grew up. There he learned to break horses, and later worked his way around doing shearing, fencing and general farm work.
  • Raymond Francis Knight appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington in 1936 in Coolamalla Creek. William was a farmer. Son Raymond was a labouerer as was his brother Ralph.
  • At the age of 28 years, 11 months and 30 days, Raymond Francis Knight married Ruby Catherine Maddern, daughter of Egbert Thomas Spencer Lower Maddern and Alice Ann Gillies, on 21 April 1936 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
    Wedding of Ruby Catherine Maddern and Raymond Francis Knight at Neil Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba on 21 April 1936.
  • In May 1936 when Ray and his wife were first married they lived with Cecil and Doris (Ray's sister) Vaschina at Emu Creek, until they got the old shearing shed to live in on Page's market garden farm where they grew vegetables for a living.
  • Raymond Francis Knight appeared on the Electoral Roll with Daisy Lewington and Ralph Norman Knight in 1937 in Coolamalla Creek. Ralph was a labourer. Daisy's son Raymond, a labourer and his wife Ruby lived with them. William had moved toToowoomba.
  • Raymond Francis Knight was enlisted in the Australian Army. His Service Number was QX5957. He enlisted in Toowoomba and gave his next of kin as his wife Ruby. He was discharged on 31 Jan 1944 with the rank of Private in the 2nd Anti tank Regiment
    on 8 June 1940 in Toowoomba.
    Raymond Francis Knight (1907-1994). Taken 1940's
  • He and Ruby Catherine Maddern moved to their first farm atAnduramba in August 1944. Their third daughter was due to be born on the day they were to shift into their first proper home. This farm previously belonged to Stan and Berry Smith.
  • Raymond Francis Knight moved to Gooroolba circa 1947.
  • He and Ruby Catherine Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Anduramba. Ray was a farmer.
  • Raymond Francis Knight moved to South Nanango in January 1951.The family stayed with Bill and Eva for about 6 weeks before they moved onto their new farm. Ray had dairy cows there until the late 1950's then relied on peanut farming as his main income.
  • He and Ruby Catherine Maddern moved to Southtown, Toowoomba in 1967.
  • Raymond Francis Knight moved to the War Veteran's Home, Caboolture in 1993.
  • Raymond Francis Knight died on 25 October 1994 in Caboolture at age 87.
  • He was cremated on 27 October 1994 in Queensland.
  • After her death, Ray's ashes were buried with Ruby in the Kingaroy Cemetery on the 7th August 1996.

Robert Arthur Thomson Knight

M, b. 29 July 1867, d. 10 March 1933
  • Robert Arthur Thomson Knight was born on 29 July 1867 in Landport, Hampshire, England. He was the son of William Knight and Eliza Owen.
  • He was the son of William Knight and Eliza Owen.
  • Robert Arthur Thomson Knight immigrated on 14 September 1883 to Queensland with William Knight and Elizabeth Browning. William 33, Eliza 17?, Robert 15, Margaret 9, Mary 5, Lucy 7 and William 8 travelled on the Nowshera.
  • At the age of 26 years, 1 month and 3 days, Robert Arthur Thomson Knight married Mary Henderson on 1 September 1893 in Queensland. Robert was a 25 year old mechanid? son of William Knight, a blacksmith and Eliza Owen, living at Hampton. Mary was 23 years old, a domestic living in Campbell Street, Toowoomba. Her parents were James Porter Henderson, a carrier and Margaret Jane McAnary. Robert gave his place of birth as Landport, Plymouth and Mary as Magherfiet, Co Derry, Ireland.
    Robert and Mary had eight children, some of whom were born at Pechey.
  • Robert Arthur Thomson Knight appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Robert was a farmer. They were not on the 1908 electoral roll for Crow's Nest.
  • On 10 March 1933 Robert Arthur Thomson Knight's obituary appeared in South Coast Bulletin. It read:- "OBITUARY- ROBERT ARTHUR KNIGHT.
    There passed away at his Residence Nerang street, early this morning, Mr. Robert A. Knight, late of Milmerran, aged 65 years. A native of Hampshire, Mr. Knight came out to Queensland over half a century ago. He went to West Australia for a period afterwards returning to Queensland where he commenced farming at Peachy (Crow's Nest), from which place he went to Toowoomba, remaining there about six years when he took up an area of land in the Milmerran scrub, being , one of the pioneers of that area. After about twenty years residence there he retired and three years ago, came to Southport with his wife and daughter to reside. Mr Knight was one of the best known men in the Milmerran district having been associated with all movements that made for progress. For three terms, in succession he filled the Worshipful Master's chair of the Milmerran United Masonic. Lodge, No. 219. His association with the Too woomba Ambulance centre extended over a quarter of a century, and dur ing his residence at Milmerran he re presented the Toowoomba centre officially in a honorary capacity.
    He leaves a widow, four sons and four daughters to mourn their loss and to whom sympathy is extended. The sons are Arthur (Brisbane), Robert and Norman (Milmerran), Ernest (Kingaroy), and the daughters, Miss Elsie Knight (Rockhampton), Mrs. J. Mooney (Toowoomba), Mrs. J. Funk ' (Milmerran), Miss Violet Knight (Southport).
    There are three sisters, Matron Knight (Salvation Army Boys' Home, Indooroopilly), Mrs. G. Gant (Brisbane), and Ensign Baker (New South Wales), and one brother, Mr. W. Knight (Peachey, Crow's Nest district). The funeral will move from the Southport Methodist Church tomorrow (Saturday afternoon for the Southport cemetery."
  • Robert Arthur Thomson Knight died on 10 March 1933 in Southport, Queensland, at age 65.
  • He was buried on 11 March 1933 in Southport Cemetery.

Robert William Knight

M, b. 14 February 1916, d. 6 September 1996
  • Robert William Knight was born on 14 February 1916 in New South Wales.
  • At the age of 22 years, 7 months and 24 days, Robert William Knight married Elsie May Glover, daughter of Charles Glover and Emily Jane Parrish, on 8 October 1938 in New South Wales.
  • On 23 May 1994,his wife, Elsie May Glover died in New South Wales at age 81.
  • Robert William Knight died on 6 September 1996 in New South Wales at age 80.

Stella Knight

F, b. 1884, d. 1943
  • Stella Knight was born in 1884 in Windsor, New South Wales. She was the daughter of Sarah Ann and William Charles KNIGHT.
  • At the age of 24 years, Stella Knight married Victor George Johnston, son of George Johnston and Margaret Ann McMahon, in 1908 in Granville, New South Wales.
  • Stella Knight died in 1943 in Ashfield, New South Wales.

Child of Stella Knight and Victor George Johnston

Walter Knight

M, b. circa 1875

William Knight

M, b. 1875, d. 19 November 1945
  • William Knight was born in 1875 in Hampshire, England.
  • He was the son of William Knight and Elizabeth Browning.
  • William Knight immigrated on 14 September 1883 to Queensland with William Knight and Elizabeth Browning. William 33, Eliza 17?, Robert 15, Margaret 9, Mary 5, Lucy 7 and William 8 travelled on the Nowshera.
  • At the age of 27 years, William Knight married Louisa Ethel (Lucy) Bidgood, daughter of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray, in 1902 in Queensland.
  • William Knight and Louisa Ethel (Lucy) Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. William was a farmer as was his father William who also lived in the Douglas area.
  • William Knight and Louisa Ethel (Lucy) Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1908 and 1913 living at Pechey. William was a farmer.
  • William Knight and Louisa Ethel (Lucy) Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pechey. William was a farmer. Their sons Eric and Cyril were labourers.
  • At the time of the death of his brother Robert Arthur Knight, William Knight a farmer at Pechey. South Coast Bulletin.
  • He and Louisa Ethel (Lucy) Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pechey. William was a farmer. Their sons Colin and Eric were a farm labourers. Their daughters Violet and Dorothy carried out home duties.
  • William Knight died on 19 November 1945 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  • Probate for his estate was granted on 16 December 1946. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "Probate was granted yesterday of the wills of William Knight, farmer, Pechey, realty £3000, per widow, Sherwood Road. Toowong, realty £1857, personalty £1161."

Children of William Knight and Louisa Ethel (Lucy) Bidgood

William Knight

M, b. 26 February 1849, d. 6 January 1931
  • William Knight was born on 26 February 1849. He was the son of William KNIGHT and Rachel Robinson.
  • His marriage, at 24 years, to Elizabeth Browning was registered in the March 1873 Quarter in Alton, Hampshire Registration District. This may not be correct.
  • William Knight and Elizabeth Browning immigrated to Queensland on 14 September 1883. William 33, Eliza 17?, Robert 15, Margaret 9, Mary 5, Lucy 7 and William 8 travelled on the Nowshera.
  • William Knight and Elizabeth Browning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. William was a farmer as was his son William Junior and son Robert.
  • William Knight and Elizabeth Browning appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1908 and 1913 living at Pechey. William was a farmer, as was their son William who also lived at Pechey.
  • On 11 August 1928,his wife, Elizabeth Browning died in Queensland at age 86.
  • William Knight died on 6 January 1931 in Queensland at age 81.
  • On 13 January 1931 William Knight's obituary appeared in The Brisbane Courier reported:- " Mr. William Knight. An old resident of the Pechey district in the person of Mr. William Knight passed away at his home on January 6, at the age of 81 years. Deceased had not enjoyed very good health for about 10 years". Probate was granted in July 1931 to William Knight jnr, farmer of Pechey and Ernest Patrick, boot merchant of Crow's Nest. Personality - 655 pound. It read:- (an unknown value.)
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Child of William Knight and Eliza Owen

Children of William Knight and Elizabeth Browning

William Edward Knight

M, b. 17 August 1877, d. December 1950

William Edward Knight & Daisy Lewington c 1930. Photo thanks to JM
  • William Edward Knight was born on 17 August 1877.
  • He was the son of William Henry Knight and Elizabeth Ann Morrish.
  • William Edward Knight married Daisy Lewington, daughter of John Lewington and Charlotte Ellinor King, circa 1905.
  • William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1928 living at Coolamalla Creek. William was a farmer.
  • William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Coolamalla Creek. William was a farmer. Son Raymond was a labouerer as was his brother Ralph.
  • William Edward Knight appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Delacy Street, Toowoomba.
  • On 28 February 1948,his wife, Daisy Lewington died in Queensland at age 70.
  • William Edward Knight died in December 1950 at age 73.

Children of William Edward Knight and Daisy Lewington

William Henry Knight

M, b. 18 October 1843, d. 9 July 1932
  • William Henry Knight was born on 18 October 1843.
  • William Henry Knight married Elizabeth Ann Morrish circa 1870.
  • William Henry Knight died on 9 July 1932 at age 88.

Child of William Henry Knight and Elizabeth Ann Morrish

Doris Knock

F, b. 1907, d. 1977

Cowden Knowles

M
  • Cowden Knowles witnessed the death of Joseph Staines on 7 November 1921 in Memerambi, Queensland; Joseph's cause of death was Carcinoma Pancreatitis, Toxaemia & asthenia. After Joseph's death Sarah moved to Kingaroy.
  • On 7 November 1921 Cowden Knowles lived in Queensland, Australia.

Hilda Ellen Knowles

F, b. 18 September 1903, d. 1994

Keith Davidson Knowles

M, b. 29 October 1906, d. 16 October 1968

Samuel Francis Knowles

M, b. 1877, d. 1950

Children of Samuel Francis Knowles and Winifred Hilda Holdaway

William David Knowles

M, b. 1888, d. 1947
  • William David Knowles was born in 1888.
  • At the age of 25 years, William David Knowles married Hazel Saywell, daughter of William Saywell and Clara Sutton, in 1913 in New Zealand.
  • In 1939,his wife, Hazel Saywell died in New Zealand.
  • William David Knowles died in 1947 in New Zealand.

Doris Margery Koch

F, b. 1907
  • Doris Margery Koch was born in 1907 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Gustav Henry Koch and Elizabeth Katting.
  • Doris Margery Koch appeared on the Electoral Roll with Gustav Henry Koch and Elizabeth Katting in 1930 in Nara. Gustave was a labourer as was their son William. Elizabeth and daughters Ivy Gladys and Doris carried out home duties.

Elizabeth Murial Koch

F, b. 1902, d. 1978

Gladys Koch

F, b. 1905

Gustav Henry Koch

M, b. 1871, d. 1947
  • Gustav Henry Koch was born in 1871. He was the son of Peter Frederick and Rosanna Hildebrandt.
  • At the age of 29 years, Gustav Henry Koch married Elizabeth Katting in 1900 in Queensland.
  • Gustav Henry Koch and Elizabeth Katting appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Nara. Gustave was a labourer as was their son William. Elizabeth and daughters Ivy Gladys and Doris carried out home duties.
  • Gustav Henry Koch died in 1947 in Queensland.

Children of Gustav Henry Koch and Elizabeth Katting

Herman Carl Fritz Koch

M, b. circa 1860, d. 1907
  • Herman Carl Fritz Koch was born circa 1860. He was the son of Wilhelm Friedrich Koch and Lena Federer.
  • Herman Carl Fritz Koch married Jane Julia Bretz, daughter of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga, on 10 August 1881 in Queensland. Jane's surname was spelt BRATZ.
  • Herman Carl Fritz Koch died in 1907 in Queensland.

Ivy May Koch

F, b. 1901

Kenneth George Koch

M, b. circa 1918, d. 1977

Leslie Clifford Koch

M, b. 1909, d. 1969

Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch

F, b. 1838, d. 9 November 1920
  • Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch was born in 1838.
  • Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch married Christian Godenschwager before 1882. Her first husband was Michael Johann Gottlieb Grading 1821-1868, father of Carl.
  • Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch and Christian Godenschwager immigrated to Queensland on 13 January 1883. The ship's passenger list shows a family consisting of Chris 41, Marie 45 and Alund 11 either daugther of niece of Christian, surname GODENSCHAGER and Carl Grading 23, son of Marie, arriving on the Almora.
  • Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch and Christian Godenschwager appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Engelsburg. Christian was a farmer. Louise's son Carl farmed nearby at Charlwood.
  • On 12 December 1912,her husband, Christian Godenschwager died in Queensland at age 71. The Queensland Times reported "DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT. The death occurred, on Thursday, of Mr. Godenschwager, a very old resident of this district. It appears that Mr. Godenschwager went out on Wednesday last to get a load of wood with a waggon and one horse. The horse shied, and slewing suddenly locked the wheels, overturning the waggon and tossing the driver out. The unfortunate man received internal injuries, besides nasty abrasions to the face. He died on Thursday as a result of the injuries. The funeral took place to-day to the local Baptist cemetery. He leaves a wife to mourn her loss. He lived close to Egelsburg for a number of years, shifting to Charlwood (where he met his death) about 12 months ago. The Rev. Pastor Krueger officiated at the grave side."
    The cemetery records show him as 71 years 9 mounths old, a farmer.
  • Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch died on 9 November 1920 in Dunwich Benevolent Asylum. She was admitted twice, firstly in 1915 and then again in 1918 suffering from senility and weakness. She spoke very little English and was difficult to understand.
  • She was buried in Dunwich Benevolent Asylum.

Child of Marie Louise (Louisa or Elouise) Koch