Beryl Joyce Lowien1

F, b. 1921, d. 9 November 1921
  • Beryl Joyce Lowien was born in 1921.1
  • She was the daughter of Edward (Ned) Lowien and Ethel Hohnke.1
  • Beryl Joyce Lowien died on 9 November 1921 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was buried on 10 November 1921 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1921/C4553     Beryl Joyce     Lowien;     Edward Lowien     ;Ethel Hohnke.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.

Carl (Charles) Lowien1

M, b. 5 June 1864, d. 16 January 1942
  • Carl (Charles) Lowien was born on 5 June 1864 in Gross Teschendorf (Cieszyno), Prussia.1
  • He was the son of Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel.2
  • Carl (Charles) Lowien immigrated on 18 January 1877 to Maryborough, Queensland, with Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel. Gottfried aged 38, Anna? (Louisa) aged 39? and their three sons Carl, 12, August 10, and infant Frederick travelled from Hamburg on the Lammershagen.3,4
  • In 1878Carl (Charles) Lowien 's parents Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel settled in Meringandan
    ; Gottfried was amongst the first settlers to select land there.4
  • At the age of 21 years, Carl (Charles) Lowien married Anna Catharina Lucht, daughter of Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht and Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis, in 1886 in Queensland. They lived at Meringandan for some years before becoming some of the first settlers at Doctor's Creek where their nine children were born. They planted corn, after tilling the ground by hoe. Produce that survived the marauding birds, was taken to Meringandan by German wagon.1,5,6
  • Carl (Charles) Lowien and Anna Catharina Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. Charles (Carl) was a farmer and Annie carried out domestic duties.7
  • When Carl and Annie Lowien's sons Bill and Fred was able to run the farm, Charles selected more land at Mossdale. They were both prominant members of the community, Charles being an elder of the Doctor's Creek Church and Annie a midwife.4
  • Carl (Charles) Lowien died on 16 January 1942 in Queensland at age 77.1,8
  • He was buried on 17 January 1942 in Goombungee Cemetery.8

Children of Carl (Charles) Lowien and Anna Catharina Lucht

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1942/C1056     Charles     Lowien     ;Gottfried;     Louisa Tabel.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigrants 1848-1912.
  4. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  5. ""Haden District Centenary 1876-1976",."
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1886/C639      Lowien     Carl     ;Lucht     Anna Catharina.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1903 Darling Downs Div, Goombungee.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Goombungee Cemtery.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C3182     William     Lowien;     Charles     ;Anna Lucht.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3558     Louisa Sophia     Lowien     ;Charles;     Anna Lucht.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3484     Frederick Ludwig     Lowien;     Charles     ;Anna Lucht.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C3085     Annie Christina     Lowien;     Charles;     Annie Catherine Lucht.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897/C2960     Charley     Lowien;     Charley;     Annie Catherine Lucht.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3014     Lily     Lowien;     Charles;     Annie Catherine Lucht.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904/C2858     John Frederick     Lowien;     Charles;     Annie Catherina Lucht.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C10872     Norman Alfred     Lowien     ;Charles;     Annie Catherine Lucht.

Carl August Lowien1

M, b. 21 August 1899

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth1899/C2989     Carl August     Lowien;     August     ;Pauline Kajewski.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1924/C2686     Lowien     Charles August;     Dore     Dorris Mildred.
  3. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 15 April 1954.

Caroline Louise (Lena) Lowien1

F, b. 28 October 1878, d. 7 October 1935

Children of Caroline Louise (Lena) Lowien and Johann Frederick Nothdurft

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962/C1224     Norman Herman     Nothdurft;     Johann Frederick     ;Karoline Louise Lobwien.
  2. Interment.net, online http://www.interment.net/data/aus/qld/maroochy/namlaw/…, Meringandan Cemetery.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1878/C1763     Caroline     Lowien     ;Gottfried     ;Louise Tabel.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1935/C4838     Caroline     Nothdurft     ;Godfried Lowien;     Louisa Tabel.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1901/C552     Lowien     Karoline Louise;     Nothdurft     Johann Friedrich.
  6. Rootsweb's Mailing List, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, AUS-QLD-SE-Germans-L Archives.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1913 Electoral Roll - Division of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest.
  8. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/R1155     Frederick Victor     Nothdurft;     Johann Friedrich     ;Karoline Louise Lowien.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C2997     Ivy May     Nothdurft;     Johann Frederich     ;Louise Caroline Lowien.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1959/B33167     Sydney William     Nothdurft;     Johann Frederich     ;Karoline Louise Lowien.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C13945     Ernest     Nothdurft;     Johann Friedrich;     Caroline Louise Lowein.

Charles William Lowien1

M, b. 22 May 1919, d. 5 September 1983
  • Charles William Lowien was born on 22 May 1919 in Doctor's Creek, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of William Lowien and Lillana Puschmann.2
  • Charles William Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Djuan. Charles was a farmer.3
  • Charles William Lowien died on 5 September 1983 in Queensland at age 64.1,2
  • He was buried in Kilcoy.1

Citations

  1. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1983     56215     Charles William     Lowien;     William ;     Lillian Puschman.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.

Charley Lowien1

M, b. 1897

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897/C2960     Charley     Lowien;     Charley;     Annie Catherine Lucht.

Edith Bertha Lowien1

F, b. 6 November 1887, d. 4 November 1975

Children of Edith Bertha Lowien and Ludolf Spies

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1910/C2855     Spies     Ludolf;     Lowien     Edith Bertha.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1948/C898     Ludolf     Spies;     Heinrich Ludolf;     Bertha Auguste Kuhl.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C12155     Victor William     Spies;     Ludolf;     Edith Bertha Lowien.

Edward (Ned) Lowien1

M, b. 1896, d. 1970
  • Edward (Ned) Lowien was born in 1896 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • At the age of 25 years, Edward (Ned) Lowien married Ethel Hohnke, daughter of Henry Hohnke and Prudence Alice Richards, in August 1921 in Neil Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba, Queensland.2,3,4
  • On 10 November 1921,Edward (Ned) Lowien's daughter, Beryl Joyce Lowien was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.5
  • Edward (Ned) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Coalbank. Edward was a labourer.6
  • At the age of 48 years, Edward (Ned) Lowien married Lydia Jane Edser, daughter of Joseph (Joe) Edser and Emily Halloway, in 1944 in Toowoomba. After their marriage Ned leased a farm from Mrs Peter Nolan at Coalbank. After the lease expired they moved to the Stanthorpe area where Ned patroled the rabbit fence. They later moved to Warwich in 1956 where Ned worked as the sextant at the cemetery.7,8
  • Edward (Ned) Lowien and Lydia Jane Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Coalbannk.9
  • Edward (Ned) Lowien died in 1970 in Queensland. He most likely died in Warwick.10

Child of Edward (Ned) Lowien and Ethel Hohnke

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896/C3102     Edward     Lowien;     August     ;Pauline Kajewski.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1935/C4801     June Valerie     Lowien;     Edward;     Ethel Hohnke.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921/C2744     Hohnke     Ethel;     Lowien     Edward.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Darling Downs Gazette (Qld. : 1881 - 1922) Thursday 11 August 1921 p 3 Article.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1971/C1802     Lydia Jane     Lowien;     Joseph Edser ;     Emily Olway.
  8. Spriggs Family Heritage, online http://heritage.spriggs.com.au/main.aspx
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1949.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1970/C6193      Edward     Lowien     ;August Lowien;     Pauline Kajewski.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1921/C4553     Beryl Joyce     Lowien;     Edward Lowien     ;Ethel Hohnke.

Eric John Lowien1

M, b. 1919, d. 5 January 1966
  • Eric John Lowien was born in 1919.1
  • He was the son of John (Jack) Lowien and Ida Theresa Wolski.1
  • Eric John Lowien died on 5 January 1966 in Queensland.2
  • He was buried on 7 January 1966 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. LUTH4-003-0005.3

Citations

  1. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966     C1168     Eric John     Lowien;     John Lowien      ;Ida Teresa Wolski.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Evelyn May Lowien1

F, b. 17 April 1910

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1927/C2620     Otto     Alfred Louis     ;Lowien     Evelyn May.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C11392     Evelyn May     Lowien;     August;     Pauline Kajewski.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1926/002675.
  4. Unknown subject Photograph.
  5. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Alfred Luis Otto.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1960/C545     Alfred Luis     Otto;     Adolph;     Maria Polzin.

Frederick Lowien1

M, b. 26 January 1876, d. 1962
  • Frederick Lowien was born on 26 January 1876 in Mutablen?, Prussia.1,2
  • He was the son of Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel.1
  • Frederick Lowien immigrated on 18 January 1877 to Maryborough, Queensland, with Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel. Gottfried aged 38, Anna? (Louisa) aged 39? and their three sons Carl, 12, August 10, and infant Frederick travelled from Hamburg on the Lammershagen.3,2
  • Frederick Lowien and Maria Magdelina Ficke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Meringandan. Frederick was a farmer and Maria (Mary) carried out domestic duties. Frederick's mother Louisa and brother John also lived in the area.4
  • At the age of 26 years, Frederick Lowien married Maria Magdelina Ficke in 1903 in Queensland. Maria was from Clifton. The couple farmer at Gowrie Junction for a while before Fred found employment as a fettler with the railway. He worked at Shirley on the Crow's Nest line, Murphy's Creek, Cooyar and Geham. Maria was gatekeeper or stationmaster in a number of places.5,2
  • Frederick Lowien and Maria Magdelina Ficke were retired; Fred and Maria retired to Sandgate, Hervey Bay and Brisbane.2
  • In 1955,his wife, Maria Magdelina Ficke died in Queensland.6
  • Frederick Lowien died in 1962 in Brisbane, Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962/B53966     Fredrick     Lowien;     Gottfried     ;Louise Taabel.
  2. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigrants 1848-1912.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1903 Div Darling Downs, Meringandan.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1903/C534     Ficke     Maria;     Lowien     Frederick.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1955/B9567     Maria Magdalena     Lowien;     Wilhelm Friedrich Fick;     Friedrica Louisa Reinke.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C4831     Jessy Florrins     Lowien;     Frederick;     Maria Ficke.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/C5319     William Frederick     Lowien;     Frederick     ;Maria Ficke.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C5970     Adelia May     Lowien;     Frederick;     Maria Ficke.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C10708     Vincent Melvin     Lowien;     Frederick;     Maria Ficke.

Frederick Ludwig Lowien1

M, b. 19 April 1892, d. 29 October 1957
  • Frederick Ludwig Lowien was born on 19 April 1892 in Doctor's Creek, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Carl (Charles) Lowien and Anna Catharina Lucht.1
  • At the age of 22 years, 11 months and 6 days, Frederick Ludwig Lowien married Mary Oliver, daughter of Anton Oliva and Katherina Cyka/Shaki/Thackour, on 25 March 1915 in Queensland.2
  • When Carl and Annie Lowien's sons Bill and Fred was able to run the farm, Charles selected more land at Mossdale. They were both prominant members of the community, Charles being an elder of the Doctor's Creek Church and Annie a midwife.3
  • Frederick Ludwig Lowien died on 29 October 1957 in Queensland at age 65.4,5
  • He was buried on 30 October 1957 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3484     Frederick Ludwig     Lowien;     Charles     ;Anna Lucht.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1915/C820     Oliver     Mary;     Lowien     Frederick Ludwig.
  3. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1957/C5591     Frederick Ludwig     Lowien     ;Charles;     Annie Catherine Lucht.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.

George Heinrich Lowien1

M, b. 1893, d. 1963

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893/C2949     George Heinrich     Lowien;     August     ;Paulina Kajewski.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1914/C3296     Kafer     Sophia Katherine;     Lowien     George Henry.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933/C964     Sophia Catherine     Lowien;     William Kafer     Catherine Holdsworth.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1963/C2426 George Heinrich     Lowein     ;Augustave     ;Pauline.

Gottfried Lowien1

M, b. 14 April 1838, d. 9 March 1897
  • Gottfried Lowien was born on 14 April 1838, according to the inscription on his gravestone in Wölfersheim, Germany. However, a family history that has passed down throught the generations states he was born at Kirachuatte? in Blumenan, East Prussia. He was the son Gottfreid LOWIEN and Elinore DIETRICH.1,2,3
  • At the age of 24 years, Gottfried Lowien married Louisa Tabel in 1863 in Roden, Germany.1,4
  • Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel immigrated to Maryborough, Queensland, on 18 January 1877. Gottfried aged 38, Anna? (Louisa) aged 39? and their three sons Carl, 12, August 10, and infant Frederick travelled from Hamburg on the Lammershagen.5,4
  • In 1878Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel settled in Meringandan.Gottfried was amongst the first settlers to select land there.4
  • Gottfried Lowien died on 9 March 1897 in Queensland at age 58.2,6
  • He was buried in Meringandan Cemetery.3

Children of Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1935/C4838     Caroline     Nothdurft     ;Godfried Lowien;     Louisa Tabel.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1897/C1928     Gottfreid     Lowien     ;Gottfreid Lowien;     Elinore Deitrich.
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Meringandan Cemetery Inscriptions.
  4. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigrants 1848-1912.
  6. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1942/C1056     Charles     Lowien     ;Gottfried;     Louisa Tabel.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1944/C2493     August     Lowien;     Gottfried;     Louise Tabel.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962/B53966     Fredrick     Lowien;     Gottfried     ;Louise Taabel.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1883/C2611     Wilhelm Hermann     Lowien;     Gottfried     ;Louise Tabel.

Herbert Ernest Lowien1

M, b. 12 February 1903, d. 12 June 1983
  • Herbert Ernest Lowien was born on 12 February 1903 in Meringandan, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • Herbert Ernest Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll with August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski in 1930 in Coalbank. August was a farmer. Their daughter Mary Ann carried out home duties and sons Herbert and Alfred were also farmers at Coalbank.3
  • Herbert Ernest Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll with August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski in 1934 in Coalbank. August was a farmer and Pauline carried out home duties. Their son Herbert was also a farmer as was Reginald. Mary Anna carried out home duties.4
  • Herbert Ernest Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1949 living at Coalbank. Herb was a farmer.5
  • Herbert Ernest Lowien died on 12 June 1983 at age 80.2
  • He was buried on 15 June 1983 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. He is buried with his parents August and Pauline and sister Mary Anna.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C2416     Herbert Ernest     Lowien;     August     ;Polly Kajewski.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery- DOB on headstone.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Goombungee 1934.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943-1949.

Jessie Florence Lowien1

F, b. 1903

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C4831     Jessy Florrins     Lowien;     Frederick;     Maria Ficke.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1920/C3839     Taplin     Henry George;     Lowien     Jessie Florence.

Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien

M, b. 25 May 1901, d. 1975
  • Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien was born on 25 May 1901 in Bergen, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • At the age of 25 years, 1 month and 26 days, Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien married Hilda Lucy Bidgood, daughter of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger, on 21 July 1926 in Queensland.2
  • Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien and Hilda Lucy Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Coalbank. Johann was a farmer and Hilda carried out home duties.3
  • Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien and Hilda Lucy Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Wutul. Jack was a farmer.4
  • Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien and Hilda Lucy Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1968 living at 30 Underwood Cresent, Toowoomba.5
  • Johan Friedrich (John or Jack) Lowien died in 1975 in Queensland.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1901/C5410     Lowien     Johan Friedrich     August     Pauline Kajewski.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1926/002675.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Goombungee 1930-1949.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Electoral Rolls Crow's Nest 1954.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Electoral Rolls Toowoomba West 1963.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975/C5609      Johan Friedrich     Lowien;     August Lowien     ;Pauline Kajewski.

John (Jack) Lowien1

M, b. 1882, d. 22 April 1953
  • John (Jack) Lowien was born in 1882 in Meringandan.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Gottfried Lowien and Louisa Tabel.
  • John (Jack) Lowien and Louisa Tabel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Meringandan. John was a farmer and his mother Louisa carried out domestic duties. Frederick Lowien also lived in the area with his wife Maria.4
  • At the age of 29 years, John (Jack) Lowien married Ida Theresa Wolski, daughter of Wilhelm Wolski and Marie Schimke, in 1911 in Queensland. They lived on his parent's farm at Meringandan with his widowed mother Louisa. They raised poultry in later life and when they retired Eric took over the farm.1,3
  • On 8 August 1926,their son, Max Harry Lowien died in Queensland. He was accidentally killed as reported by The Richmond Express :-
    “ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING. BOY SHOT DEAD BY HIS BROTHER
    A Toowoomba message reports: A tragic shooting accident, which resulted in the death of a young boy, Max Lowien, aged 101/2 years, occurred at Meringandan.
    Max Lowien and his brother, Roy, aged 14 1/2; years, had been playing with a pea rifle during the morning, and shortly after 4 o'clock on Sunday afternoon they left him to bring in the cows. There was in the house a 22 calibre revolver, and the boys must have taken this. They had just left the house, and were only a few paces from the front gate, when Max was seen to fall. His uncle, who was driving along the road, asked what was wrong with Max, and the elder boy answered, 'Nothing.' His uncle got off the trap, and went to the boy, who was bleeding, and had been shot just over tho heart. Death was instantaneous. The older boy said he was not aware that he had discharged the revolver, but becoming frightened, he threw the weapon away. Later, he showed Constable Johnson, of Meringandan, where the revolver was. The shooting, it is stated, was quiet accidental."5,6,3,7
  • In August 1926,John (Jack) Lowien's son, Max Harry Lowien was buried in Meringandan Cemetery.6
  • John (Jack) Lowien died on 22 April 1953 in Queensland.8,9
  • He was buried on 24 April 1953 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.2

Children of John (Jack) Lowien and Ida Theresa Wolski

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1911/C3196     Wolski     Ida Theresa;     Lowien     John.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.
  3. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1903 Div Darling Downs, Meringandan.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1926/C3690     Max Harry     Lowien;     John Lowien;     Ida Theresa Wolski.
  6. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Meringandan Cemetery Inscriptions.
  7. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Richmond River Express and Casino Kyogle Advertiser (NSW : 1904 - 1929) Friday 13 August 1926 p 8 Article.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1953/C2325     John     Lowien     ;Gottfried     ;Louise Taabel.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowoomba cemetery.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C12651     Roy James     Lowien     ;Johann;     Ida Theresa Wolski.

John Frederick Lowien1

M, b. 1904, d. 1978

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904/C2858     John Frederick     Lowien;     Charles;     Annie Catherina Lucht.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1928/C1827     Lowien     John Frederick;     Nolan     Mary Philomena.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1978/B91325 John Frederick     Lowien;     Charles Lowien     ;Annie Catherine Lucht.

Lily Ellen Lowien1

F, b. 1899

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3014     Lily     Lowien;     Charles;     Annie Catherine Lucht.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage1920/C1848     Lowien     Lily Ellen;     Schumacher     Jakob Carl.

Louisa Sophia Lowien1

F, b. 1890, d. 31 May 1966

Children of Louisa Sophia Lowien and August Nothdurft

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3558     Louisa Sophia     Lowien     ;Charles;     Anna Lucht.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1910/C3131     Nothdurft     August;     Lowien     Louisa Sophia.
  3. Rootsweb's Mailing List, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, AUS-QLD-SE-Germans-L Archives.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966/C2885      Louisa Sophia     Nothdurft;     Charles Lowein     ;Annie Catharine Lucht.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C12474     Iven Frederich     Nothdurft;     August;     Louise Sophia Lowein.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C13960     Clifford August     Nothdurft;     August     Louise Sophia Lowien.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914/C14666     Esme Bertha     Nothdurft;     August;     Louisa Sophia.

Martha Lowien1

F, b. 22 October 1890, d. 10 November 1966

Children of Martha Lowien and John Joseph Brennan

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3554     Martha     Lowien     ;August     ;Pauline Kajewski.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1912/C797     Brennan     John;     Lowien     Martha.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956/C3898     John Joseph     Brennan;     Nicholas     ;Ann Cahill.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966     B85170     Martha     Brennan     ;August Lowien ;     Pauline Kajewski.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C3190     Eileen Ann     Brennan;     John;     Martha Lowein.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922/C3290     Iris     Brennan;     John Joseph Brennan     ;Martha Lowien.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922/C3289     Kathleen     Brennan;     John Joseph Brennan     ;Martha Lowien.

Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien1

F, b. 1888, d. October 1968
  • Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien was born in 1888 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll with August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski in 1930 in Coalbank. August was a farmer. Their daughter Mary Ann carried out home duties and sons Herbert and Alfred were also farmers at Coalbank.2
  • Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll with August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski in 1934 in Coalbank. August was a farmer and Pauline carried out home duties. Their son Herbert was also a farmer as was Reginald. Mary Anna carried out home duties.3
  • Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll with August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski in 1943 in Crow's Nest. August was a farmer. Pauline and daughter Mary carried out home duties.4
  • Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties.5
  • Mary Anna (Marion) Lowien died in October 1968.6
  • She was buried on 21 October 1968 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. She is buried with her parents and brother Herbert.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888/C3031     Marion     Lowien     ;August;     Pauline Kajewske.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Goombungee 1934.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1949.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Matilda Lowien1

F, b. 15 September 1894, d. 4 June 1970
  • Matilda Lowien was born on 15 September 1894 in Bergen, Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • At the age of 19 years, Matilda Lowien married Peter Muhling, son of Leonard Walentine Muhling and Rose Diflo, in 1914 in Queensland.2
  • Matilda Lowien and Peter Muhling appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Nutgrove, Cooyar. Peter was a farmer and Mathilda carried out home duties. Peter's parents had moved to Crow's Nest.3
  • Matilda Lowien died on 4 June 1970 in Queensland at age 75.4
  • She was buried on 5 June 1970 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PLAW3-004-0033.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C3023     Matilda     Lowien     ;August     ;Paulina Kajewski.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1914/C3613     Lowien     Mathilda     ;Muhling     Peter.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1925.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1970/C3310     Matilda     Muhling.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Max Harry Lowien1

M, b. 1915, d. 8 August 1926
  • Max Harry Lowien was born in 1915.1
  • He was the son of John (Jack) Lowien and Ida Theresa Wolski.1
  • Max Harry Lowien died on 8 August 1926 in Queensland. He was accidentally killed as reported by The Richmond Express :-
    “ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING. BOY SHOT DEAD BY HIS BROTHER
    A Toowoomba message reports: A tragic shooting accident, which resulted in the death of a young boy, Max Lowien, aged 101/2 years, occurred at Meringandan.
    Max Lowien and his brother, Roy, aged 14 1/2; years, had been playing with a pea rifle during the morning, and shortly after 4 o'clock on Sunday afternoon they left him to bring in the cows. There was in the house a 22 calibre revolver, and the boys must have taken this. They had just left the house, and were only a few paces from the front gate, when Max was seen to fall. His uncle, who was driving along the road, asked what was wrong with Max, and the elder boy answered, 'Nothing.' His uncle got off the trap, and went to the boy, who was bleeding, and had been shot just over tho heart. Death was instantaneous. The older boy said he was not aware that he had discharged the revolver, but becoming frightened, he threw the weapon away. Later, he showed Constable Johnson, of Meringandan, where the revolver was. The shooting, it is stated, was quiet accidental."1,2,3,4
  • He was buried in August 1926 in Meringandan Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1926/C3690     Max Harry     Lowien;     John Lowien;     Ida Theresa Wolski.
  2. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Meringandan Cemetery Inscriptions.
  3. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Richmond River Express and Casino Kyogle Advertiser (NSW : 1904 - 1929) Friday 13 August 1926 p 8 Article.

Norman Alfred (Nugget) Lowien1

F, b. 22 July 1908, d. 12 January 1996

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C10872     Norman Alfred     Lowien     ;Charles;     Annie Catherine Lucht.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1933/C839     Mantiet     Mary Mable     Manteit     Mary Mabel.
  3. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/

Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien1

M, b. 28 March 1912, d. 4 October 2008
  • Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien was born on 28 March 1912 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll with August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski in 1934 in Coalbank. August was a farmer and Pauline carried out home duties. Their son Herbert was also a farmer as was Reginald. Mary Anna carried out home duties.2
  • At the age of 23 years, Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien married Edna Joyce Raatz in 1936. They lived in the Haden, Djuan and Coalbank districts where he worked as a farm hand. He also undertook droving, ringbacking and sawmilling jobs.3,4,5
  • Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien and Edna Joyce Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1949 living at Coalbank. Reg was a farmer.6
  • On 10 October 1999,his wife, Edna Joyce Raatz died at age 81.3
  • Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien died on 4 October 2008 at age 96.3
  • He was buried on 10 October 2008 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C13003     Reginald Clifford     Lowien;     August     ;Pauline Kajewski.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Goombungee 1934.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1936/C4797     Lowein     Reginald Clifford     ;Raatz     Edna Joyce.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, High Country Herlad, 4 Apr 2017, Page 9.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943-1949.

Roy James Lowien1

M, b. 1911, d. 1967
  • Roy James Lowien was born in 1911 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of John (Jack) Lowien and Ida Theresa Wolski.1
  • Roy James Lowien died in 1967. He had moved to Laidley where he married.2,3
  • He was buried in Lockrose Green Pastures Lutheran Cemetery, Laidley.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C12651     Roy James     Lowien     ;Johann;     Ida Theresa Wolski.
  2. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Lockrose Green Pastures Lutheran Cemetery Inscriptions.
  3. Unsure - Descendant ofGottfried Lowien, "Lowien Family History," unknown series, c 1950.

Unnamed Lowien1

F, b. 20 March 1898, d. 23 March 1898
  • Unnamed Lowien was born on 20 March 1898 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski.1
  • Unnamed Lowien died on 23 March 1898 in Queensland.3,2
  • She was buried on 24 March 1898 in Goombungee Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898/C3019     Unnamed (F)     Lowien     ;August     ;Pauline Kajewski.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Goombungee Cemetery.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1898/C1321     Unnamed (F)     Lowien;     August Lowien     ;Pauline Kajewski.

Vincent Melvin Lowien1

M, b. 1909

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C10708     Vincent Melvin     Lowien;     Frederick;     Maria Ficke.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1936/B26753     Lowien     Vincent Melvin;     Cherry     Linda Lucy Isabel.