Anna Lau

F, b. 1890

Anna Matilda Lau

F, b. 1873, d. 1873
  • Anna Matilda Lau died in 1873 in Queensland.
  • She was born in 1873 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Clause Jacob Lau and Julie Haje.

Clause Jacob Lau

M, b. 17 December 1842, d. 7 July 1921
  • Clause Jacob Lau was born on 17 December 1842. He was the son of Claus Lau.
  • Clause Jacob Lau married Julie Haje circa 1862.
  • Clause Jacob Lau and Julie Haje immigrated to Brisbane on 2 September 1863. Claus 20 and Julie 26 travelled on the Beausite.
  • Clause Jacob Lau appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. Clause was a farmer. Their sons Herman, John and Henry also farmerd at Goombungee.
  • Clause Jacob Lau died on 7 July 1921 in Queensland at age 78.
  • He was buried on 9 July 1921 in Douglas Cemetery. The headstone was erected by their daughter Ottlie Weber.
    Grave of Clause Jacob & Julie (nee HAJE) LAU , Douglas Cemetery. Copyright 2006, http://www.ChapelHill.homeip.net

Children of Clause Jacob Lau and Julie Haje

Eileen Effie Lau

F, b. 1907

Emma Lau

F, b. 1895

Enid Lau

F, b. 2 July 1907, d. 19 October 2003

Frederick Lau

M, b. 1910, d. 25 March 2003

Henrietta Lau

F, b. 1890

Henry John Lau

M, b. 1871, d. 15 June 1930

Child of Henry John Lau and Anna Magdaline Borgert

Hermann Lau

M, b. 28 July 1867, d. 13 March 1925

Children of Hermann Lau and Augusta (Amelia) Paulina Keding

Irene Lau

F, b. 1909, d. 1989
  • Irene Lau was born in 1909 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Jacob Lau and Ann Mary Perina.
  • At the age of 23 years, Irene Lau married Fred Glasgow Mathieson, son of John Mathieson and Jemmima Agnes Glasgow, on 14 September 1932 in Queensland. The couple worked a share farm in the district until they bought a farm near Goombungee. As they were building up the farm, Fred continued to work as a drover and contractor. In 1945 they moved to Goombungee. Inspired by his good friend Ray White, who had an auctioneer's and commission agent's business in Crows Nest before shifting to Brisbane and moving into real estate, Fred established a business in Goombungee. The family prospered there, with in the loving and caring atmosphere created by Irene and Fred.
  • Irene Lau was listed as the next of kin of Fred Glasgow Mathieson when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 17 June 1942 in Goombungee Fred was living at Goombungee at the time and gave his next of kin as Irene. His service number was Q226408. He was discharged with the rank of Private in the 7th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corp on 21 October 1945
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  • Irene Lau died in 1989.
  • She was buried in Toowoomba Garden of Remembrance.

Ivy Evelyn Melinda Lau

F, b. 1906

John Frederick Lau

M, b. 1897, d. 21 April 1991

John Jacob Lau

M, b. 1879, d. 15 January 1931
  • John Jacob Lau was born in 1879.
  • He was the son of Clause Jacob Lau and Julie Haje.
  • John Jacob Lau appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. He was a farmer as was his brothers Hermann and Henry and father Clause.
  • At the age of 25 years, John Jacob Lau married Anna Maria Auguste Abraham, daughter of Carl August Albert (Charlie) Abraham and Albertine Kuhl, in 1904 in Queensland.
  • On 15 June 1930,his wife, Henry John Lau died in Queensland.
  • John Jacob Lau died on 15 January 1931 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 16 January 1931 in Douglas Cemetery.
    Grave of John Jacob & Anna Maria Auguste (nee ABRAHAM) LAU , Douglas Cemetery. Copyright 2006, http://www.ChapelHill.homeip.net

Children of John Jacob Lau and Anna Maria Auguste Abraham

John Jacob Lau

M, b. 1865, d. 1866
  • John Jacob Lau was born in 1865 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Clause Jacob Lau and Julie Haje.
  • John Jacob Lau died in 1866 in Queensland.

Julia Wilhelmine Augustine Lau

F, b. 1889

Keith Lau

M, b. circa 1920, d. 1924

Maria Magdeline Ottile Lau

F, b. 1875, d. 1950

Children of Maria Magdeline Ottile Lau and Wilhelm Friedrich (William) Weber

Mathilda Lau

F, b. 1902

Nellie Lau

F, b. 1899

Peter Jacob Lau

M, b. 1882, d. 1963

Children of Peter Jacob Lau and Ann Mary Perina

Ruby Lau

F, b. 1910

Sylvia Lau

F, b. October 1905, d. 8 May 1987

Unnamed Lau

M, b. 1915, d. 1915

Violet Lau

F, b. 1908

Wilhelmine Ottlie Lau

F, b. 1892

William Lau

M, b. 1900

William Jospeh Laughton

M, b. circa 1885

Charles Henry Laurence

M, b. 1883, d. 30 November 1928
  • Charles Henry Laurence was born in 1883. He was the son of Elizabeth and William LAURENCE.
  • At the age of 25 years, Charles Henry Laurence married Mabel Bridgeman, daughter of James Adams Bridgeman and Mary Ann Rampton, in 1908 in New Zealand.
  • Charles Henry Laurence died on 30 November 1928 in New Zealand.
  • He was buried on 8 December 1928 in Inglewood Cemetery.

William Laurence

M, b. 5 January 1893, d. 1980