Stephen Barnes

M, b. circa 1845
  • Stephen Barnes was born circa 1845 in Paul, Cornwall, England.
  • He was the son of Benjamin Prowse Barnes and Jane Badcock.
  • Stephen Barnes was baptized on 25 May 1845 in Paul, Cornwall, England.

Stephen Barnes

M, b. 21 December 1856

Victor Francis Barnes

M, b. 29 July 1903, d. 17 January 1954
  • Victor Francis Barnes was born on 29 July 1903 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Joseph Barnes and Annie Louisa Death.
  • In 1911, Victor Francis Barnes moved with his parents Joseph Barnes and Annie Louisa Death to Anduramba, Crow's Nest. They commenced dairying on a property they named "Melorose."

  • On 7 May 1912, Victor Francis Barnes and Victor Francis Barnes commenced school at Anduramba State School. Cliff was 10 years 3 months old. . Victor was 8 years and 10 months. Both boys left the school in October 1914. They were of the Methodist faith and their father Joseph, was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Anduramba. He was a dairyman.
  • At the age of 28 years, 1 month and 4 days, Victor Francis Barnes married Eileen McGreevy, daughter of John (Jacky) McGreevy and Isabell Mary Kidman, on 2 September 1931 in St Patrick's Cathedral, Toowoomba, Queensland. Their first home was on Vic's father's property at Anduramba. When Vic took up butchering they moved to Crow's Nest and lived in a house opposite the cemetery, but closer to the creek.
  • Victor Francis Barnes and Eileen McGreevy appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1934 and 1937 living at Anduramba. Vic was a dairyman.
  • Around 1935, Victor Francis Barnes's father Joseph Barnessubdivided his farm (Portion 23, Parish of Anduramba) and gave each of his three sons Les, Cliff and Vic, a portion.

  • Victor Francis Barnes and Eileen McGreevy appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1949 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. Vic was a dairyman.
  • Victor Francis Barnes died on 17 January 1954 in Crow's Nest Hospital, Crow's Nest, at age 50. He was suffering from Hodgkin's disease.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Walter Lawrence Barnes

M, b. 5 October 1902, d. 30 November 1983
  • Walter Lawrence Barnes was born on 5 October 1902 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Walter Leslie Barnes and Emma Smallbone.
  • Walter Lawrence Barnes commenced school at Pinelands State School on 13 February 1909. He was 6 years 2 months old. He left the school in July that year. His father was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • Walter went to the Cooyar school when his father bought land on the Cooyar-Maidenwell Road. He attended the Tanduringie Creek School when it opened but only for a short time before he finished his schooling at the age of 13.
    He helped his father haul timber to the railhead at Cooyar having his own bullock team and wagon.
    The family moved to Upper Yarraman and Walter continued as a timber feller. He then established a dairy farm at Neumgna until about 1945. Having never married Walter retired to Gympie.
  • Walter Lawrence Barnes died on 30 November 1983 in Gympie at age 81.
  • He was buried in Gympie Cemetery.

Walter Leslie Barnes

M, b. 10 October 1879, d. 17 December 1958
  • Walter Leslie Barnes was born on 10 October 1879 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Charles Barnes and Mary Ann Maddern.
  • On 2 October 1882,Walter Leslie Barnes's mother, Mary Ann Maddern died in Rosella Farm, Gowrie Creek, Queensland, at age 42. Mary Ann died from typhoid fever just three and a half weeks after her nineth child Ida May was born
    Walter was just three years old.
  • It is assumed that Walter Leslie Barnes commenced school in 1884 in Wetalla State School. From notes in his sister Emily's diary, he was living at "Rosella", the family farm near Toowoomba in 1889. Emily writes of sending Nell, Walter and May "off the school" (Wetalla.)
  • At the age of 22 years, 1 month and 2 days, Walter Leslie Barnes married Emma Smallbone, daughter of Lawrence Smallbone and Emma Hurford, on 12 November 1901 in Anduramba, Crow's Nest, Queensland. Walter and Emma were married at the home of her parents at Anduramba. His brother Charlie and sister May were part of the ceremony which was conducted by Rev Charles Wesley. At the time Walter was a farmer and lived at Anduramba.
  • Walter Leslie Barnes and Emma Smallbone appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan, Crow's Nest. Walter was a farmer.
  • Walter Leslie Barnes enrolled his son Walter Lawrence Barnes in Pinelands State School on 13 February 1909. Walter snr was a farmer at Pinelands. Walter jnr left Pinelands school in July that year
    ; He was 6 years 2 months old. He left the school in July that year. His father was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • He was Walter owned a dairy and small crop farm called "Pineview" at Upper Yarraman. He also owned and drove a bullock team, hauling timber in the Cooyar district.
  • Walter Leslie Barnes and Emma Smallbone appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Cooyar. Walter was a teamster.
  • On 28 May 1924,Walter Leslie Barnes and Amy Louisa Barnes wife, Emma Smallbone died in Nanango, Queensland, at age 46. She died from stomach cancer. After their mother's death, Ivy looked after the younger children.
  • At the age of 57 years, Walter Leslie Barnes married Gertrude Philpot in 1937 in Queensland.
  • Walter Leslie Barnes died on 17 December 1958 in Kingaroy, Queensland, at age 79.
  • He was buried in Taabinga Cemetery.

Children of Walter Leslie Barnes and Emma Smallbone

William Barnes

M, b. circa 1841
  • William Barnes was born circa 1841 in Paul, Cornwall, England.
  • He was the son of Benjamin Prowse Barnes and Jane Badcock.
  • William Barnes was baptized on 9 May 1841 in Paul, Cornwall, England.

William Barnes

M, b. 1748
  • William Barnes was born in 1748 in Gulval, Cornwall.
  • At the age of 18 years, William Barnes married Elizabeth Hampton on 11 August 1766 in Gulval, Cornwall.

Children of William Barnes and Elizabeth Hampton

William Barnes

M, b. 1769, d. 16 February 1837
  • William Barnes was born in 1769.
  • He was the son of William Barnes and Elizabeth Hampton.
  • At the age of 29 years, William Barnes married Mary Prowse on 19 May 1798 in Paul.
  • William Barnes died on 16 February 1837 in Trevadoe, Paul.

Child of William Barnes and Mary Prowse

William James Barnes

M, b. 11 December 1869, d. 20 May 1939
  • William James Barnes was born on 11 December 1869 in Gowrie Creek.
  • He was the son of Charles Barnes and Mary Ann Maddern.
  • William James Barnes commenced school at Crow's Nest Provisional School in March 1877. He was 6 years old. His siblings Charles jnr 12, Jane 10, Joseph 8 and Emily 4 also started at the new school. The teacher was William Jenkinson who was untrained and had to cope with an under-equipped school. There were no blackboards, slates, books etc. He left a few months later and was replaced by David Moylan.
  • On 2 October 1882,William James Barnes's mother, Mary Ann Maddern died in Rosella Farm, Gowrie Creek, Queensland, at age 42. Mary Ann died from typhoid fever just three and a half weeks after her nineth child Ida May was born.
  • At the age of 26 years, 9 months and 9 days, William James Barnes married Mary Ann (Polly) Askin, daughter of Richard Askin and Emma Thatcher, on 20 September 1896 in Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, Queensland.
  • William James Barnes appeared on the Legislative Assembly - Aubigny Electoral Roll in 1900 living at Tredove. His qualification to vote was that he was a farmer aged 26 living on leasehold Portion 76, Parish of Djuan as of 30 Aug 1898.
  • He and Mary Ann (Polly) Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan, Crow's Nest. William was a farmer.
  • William James Barnes and Mary Ann (Polly) Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.
  • William James Barnes was listed as the next of kin of Albert William (Bert) Barnes when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 2 August 1915 in Toowoomba. His service number was 1691 and his gave his father William of Crow's Nest as his next of kin. At the time he enlisted Albert was a farmer. He was appointed driver and served in Egypt and France in the Medical Corps.
  • William James Barnes and Mary Ann (Polly) Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. William was a farmer.
  • William James Barnes died on 20 May 1939 in Crow's Nest at age 69.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of William James Barnes and Mary Ann (Polly) Askin

Anna Christina Barnett

F, b. 10 June 1886, d. 13 March 1960
  • Anna Christina Barnett was born on 10 June 1886 in Maryborough, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Albert Barnett and Augustine Klaus.
  • Anna Christina Barnett was of the Presbyterian faith.
  • At the age of 23 years and 2 months, Anna Christina Barnett married Joseph Kingston, son of William Kingston and Ellen Chambers, on 10 August 1909 in Childers, Queensland. The marriage took place at the residence of A. Schibrowski in Childers.
  • Anna Christina Barnett and Joseph Kingston appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Horton, Childers. Joseph was listed as a farmer and Anna's occupation was home duties.
  • Anna Christina Barnett and Joseph Kingston appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1922 living at Pilerwa, Maryborough. Joseph is listed as a cane farmer and Anna as home duties.
  • Anna Christina Barnett and Joseph Kingston appeared on the Electoral Roll on 25 March 1926 living at Macrossan Street, Childers. Joseph is listed as a cordial manufacturer and Ann as home duties.
  • On 3 October 1943,her husband, Joseph Kingston died in Childers at age 57.
  • Anna Christina Barnett died on 13 March 1960 in Childers, Queensland, at age 73.
  • She was buried on 15 March 1960 in Apple Tree Creek Cemetery, Queensland. The grave headstone reads:-
    Our Dear Father Joseph Kingston, Died 4 October 1943 aged 58years, Our dear mother Anna Christina Kingston Died 13 March 1960, aged 73 years.

Children of Anna Christina Barnett and Joseph Kingston

Hermann Albert Barnett

M
  • Hermann Albert Barnett married Augustine Klaus.
  • Hermann Albert Barnett immigrated to Maryborough on 2 May 1878. The ship "Herschell" arrived on 10 September 1878 from Hamberg, Germany.

Child of Hermann Albert Barnett and Augustine Klaus

Lydia Barnett

F, b. 1846, d. 1924
  • Lydia Barnett was born in 1846. She was the daughter of James BARNETT and Sarah.
  • Her marriage, at 21 years, to Alfred Colthup was registered in the September 1867 Quarter in East Ashford, Kent Registration District.
  • Lydia Barnett and Alfred Colthup immigrated between 1883 and 1886.
  • In 1901 he was listed in the Queensland Post Office Directory as a carpenter collecting mail at Crow's Nest. Lydia had a separate entry as a draper.
  • Lydia Barnett and Alfred Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Queen Street, Crow's Nest. Alfred was a joiner and Lydia a storekkeeper.
  • Lydia Barnett died in 1924 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Alfred & Lydia's names were amongst them.

Children of Lydia Barnett and Alfred Colthup

Roy Nelson Barnett

M, b. circa 1895, d. 1957

Annie Gates Barnsley

F, b. 1893, d. 20 January 1986
  • Annie Gates Barnsley was born in 1893 in Queensland. She was the daughter of John Gates Barnsley and Johanna Clara Driscoll.
  • At the age of 36 years, Annie Gates Barnsley married William Moloney, son of William Moloney and Ellen Devlin, in 1929 in Queensland.
  • On 23 January 1943,her husband, William Moloney died in Queensland.
  • Annie Gates Barnsley died on 20 January 1986.
  • She was buried on 22 September 1986 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC2-010-0071.

Nicholas Baron

M, b. 6 June 1819
  • Nicholas Baron was baptized on 6 June 1819 in Mevagissey, Cornwall. He was the son of Nicholas BARRON and Grace. His father was a clock maker.
  • His marriage, at 22 years and 8 months, to Mary Dunn, daughter of James Dunn and Ann Nancollas, was registered in the March 1842 Quarter in St Austell, Cornwall Registration District.
  • Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Nicholas is shown as the family head, living with his wife Mary aged 40, daughter Grace an 18 year old servant; daughter Mary aged 10; daughter Elizabeth aged 3 and son James aged 5. Mary Jane Thomas (daughter of Mary's sister Jane), a 22 year old charwoman is living with the family. All were born in Mevagissey.

Children of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn

Ethel May Barrett

F, b. 1885

Frederick N Barrett

M, b. circa 1905

Mavis Caroline Barrett

F, b. 7 January 1910, d. 1985

Rita Elizabeth Barrett

F, b. 25 February 1917, d. 6 June 1991
  • Rita Elizabeth Barrett was born on 25 February 1917 in Castra Rd, Leven, Tasmania.
  • Rita Elizabeth Barrett married Tommy Burgess, son of Ambrose Burgess and Florence Elizabeth Butler, circa 1943.
  • On 27 June 1959,her husband, Tommy Burgess died at age 45.
  • Rita Elizabeth Barrett died on 6 June 1991 at age 74.
  • She was buried on 11 June 1991 in Ulverstone Cemetery.

Joyce Florence Barrlaclough

F, b. circa 1914

Elizabeth Barron

F, b. 1858
  • Elizabeth Barron was born in 1858 in Mevagissey, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Elizabeth Barron was living in the household of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Nicholas is shown as the family head, living with his wife Mary aged 40, daughter Grace an 18 year old servant; daughter Mary aged 10; daughter Elizabeth aged 3 and son James aged 5. Mary Jane Thomas (daughter of Mary's sister Jane), a 22 year old charwoman is living with the family. All were born in Mevagissey.

Ellen Alicia (Nella) Barron

F, b. 1899

Ethel Barron

F, b. circa 1918, d. 13 January 1962
  • Ethel Barron was born circa 1918.
  • She was the daughter of William John Barron Barron and Agnew Cummings.
  • Ethel Barron married John (Bright) Chambers, son of Sampson Henry Chambers and Edith Mary Jefferis, on 2 October 1937.
  • Ethel Barron and John (Bright) Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pentland. Bright was living at the Police Station and working as a police constable. Ethel carried out home duties (Pentland is on the highway between Charters Towers and Hughenden.)
  • Ethel Barron and John (Bright) Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Burktown, Queensland. Bright was a Police Seargent and Ethel carried out home duties.
  • Ethel Barron and John (Bright) Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Douglas Street, Thursday Island, Torres Straight. Bright was a Police Seargent and Ethel carried out home duties.
  • Ethel Barron and John (Bright) Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Tully. Bright was a Police Seargent and Ethel carried out home duties.
  • Ethel Barron died on 13 January 1962 in Mt Morgan-Rockhampton road.
  • The following article appeared in the Morning Herald on 13 January 1962. "Car Plunge- woman dead. Rockhampton, Sat.
    A holiday trip for a Subinspector and his wife ended in tragedy, 20 miles from here today.
    Killed when their car rolled over a 50 ft deep ravine, was Mrs Ethel Chambers, 44, wife of Sub-Inspector J B Chambers of Townsville.
    The couple with a passenger, Leonard Norman, 62, were driving from Mt Morgan to Rockhampton when the car blew a tyre on the steep winding road and plunged down the steep range. Sub-Inspector Chambers and Norman were only slightly injured."
  • The following article appeared in the Monto Herald on 18 January 1962. Sister of Local Man Killed. The sister of a well known local farmer, Mr Len Norman, and wife of Townsville Sub-Inspector J. B. Chambers, was killed instantly when a utility driven by her husband hurtled 130 feet down a ravine six miles from Mt Morgan, on 13 January.

Grace Ann Barron

F, b. before June 1843
  • Grace Ann Barron was born before June 1843 in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Her birth was registered in the June Quarter 1843 in St Austell Registration District.
  • She was the daughter of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Grace Ann Barron was living in the household of James Dunn in Polkirt Street, Mevagissey. James is shown as a 69 year old widower born Mevagissey, living with his son James 18, born Mevagissey and granddaughter M J Thomas 12, born Mevagissey (daughter of Jane); M(ary) Barron, daugther aged 31 born Megavissey; G(race) A Barron granddaughter aged 7, born Mevagissey; and M A Cocking, 18 a visitor.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Grace Ann Barron was living in the household of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Nicholas is shown as the family head, living with his wife Mary aged 40, daughter Grace an 18 year old servant; daughter Mary aged 10; daughter Elizabeth aged 3 and son James aged 5. Mary Jane Thomas (daughter of Mary's sister Jane), a 22 year old charwoman is living with the family. All were born in Mevagissey.

Henry Barron

M, b. 1815
  • Henry Barron was born in 1815.
  • He was baptized on 16 May 1826 in Megavissey, Cornwall. Father shown as a seaman on the baptism record. Baptised same day as a number of his siblings.
  • At the age of 26 years, Henry Barron married Phillipa Catherine Dunn, daughter of William Dunn and Phillipa Edwards Lelean, on 1 August 1841 in Megavissey, Cornwall. The marriage details shown Henry was the son of Jonathon and Phillipa the daughter of William.

Child of Henry Barron and Phillipa Catherine Dunn

James Barron

M, b. 1856
  • James Barron was born in 1856 in Mevagissey, Cornwall.
  • He was the son of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census James Barron was living in the household of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Nicholas is shown as the family head, living with his wife Mary aged 40, daughter Grace an 18 year old servant; daughter Mary aged 10; daughter Elizabeth aged 3 and son James aged 5. Mary Jane Thomas (daughter of Mary's sister Jane), a 22 year old charwoman is living with the family. All were born in Mevagissey.

John Barron

M, b. 1906

Mary Barron

F, b. 1851
  • Mary Barron was born in 1851 in Mevagissey, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Mary Barron was living in the household of Nicholas Baron and Mary Dunn in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Nicholas is shown as the family head, living with his wife Mary aged 40, daughter Grace an 18 year old servant; daughter Mary aged 10; daughter Elizabeth aged 3 and son James aged 5. Mary Jane Thomas (daughter of Mary's sister Jane), a 22 year old charwoman is living with the family. All were born in Mevagissey.

Patrick Joseph Barron

M, b. 1873, d. 15 April 1941
  • Patrick Joseph Barron was born in 1873. He was the son of Thomas Barron and Margaret Shean.
  • At the age of 26 years, Patrick Joseph Barron married Christina Byrne in 1899 in Queensland.
  • Patrick Joseph Barron and Christina Byrne appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Gomoran. Patrick was a labourer. Christina and their daughter Nella carried out home duties.
  • On 18 August 1938,his wife, Christina Byrne died in Queensland.
  • Patrick Joseph Barron died on 15 April 1941 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Meringandan Cemetery.

Children of Patrick Joseph Barron and Christina Byrne

Patrick Joseph Barron

M, b. 1901, d. 1939
  • Patrick Joseph Barron was born in 1901 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Patrick Joseph Barron and Christina Byrne.
  • Patrick Joseph Barron died in 1939 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Meringandan Cemetery.