Irene Isabel Lucht

F, b. 1903, d. 1968

Ivy Lucht

F, b. 1902, d. 7 July 1985

Johann Adolf Christian Lucht

M, b. 1875, d. 1941

Children of Johann Adolf Christian Lucht and Emma Elizabeth Kann

Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht

M, b. 20 January 1833, d. 11 February 1911
  • Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht was born on 20 January 1833 in Obermark, Prussia. He was the son of Johann Lucht and Sophie Schultz.
  • Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht married Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis circa 1858.
  • Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht and Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis immigrated on 28 September 1861. Johann and Sophia travelled on the Grassbrook from Hamburg to Lewey's Bay?. With them was Carl Lucht, presumedly their son. No ages were recorded on the ships manafest. After they arrived Johann took up work as a shephard on the Tyson Station at Clifton.
  • In 1888 their son John Frederick selected land at Haden. Johann and Sophia lived in a small cottage across the road from JF and his family.
  • Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht died on 11 February 1911 in Queensland at age 78.
  • He was buried on 13 February 1911 in Goombungee Cemetery.

Children of Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht and Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis

John (Frederick) Lucht

M, b. 1868, d. 19 October 1959
  • John (Frederick) Lucht was born in 1868 in Clifton. His parents had immigrated from Germany and his father was a shepherd at Tyson Station near Clifton, birth registration under LEICHT.
  • He was the son of Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht and Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis.
  • John (Frederick) Lucht selected land - His allocation was 1200 acres, but on his marriage selected another 120 acres in the name of his wife Louisa. The land cost 1/2 crown per acre. They named the property "Lucky Valley". After felling a patch of scrub a small home was built. The original racecourse and sports ground for the area were on this land
    in 1888 in Doctor's Creek.
  • At the age of 21 years, John (Frederick) Lucht married Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann, daughter of Detlof Nicholas Wilhelm Kann and Anna Maria Meier, in 1889 in Lutheran Church, Highfields, Queensland. By the time the land they had selected was settled, JF, as he was known had a horse, cart, hoe, axe and a wife and two daughters. His parents lived in a small cottage across the road.
    They built a small butcher shop on the selelction and would deliver meat around the district. When the railway came to Wahoon in 1911 it was renamed Haden. JF and Louisa then built a butcher shop in the small township and ran the business for 20 years.
    All of the children attended Doctor's Creek School. JF was a member of the Rosalie Shire Council for 28 years.
    They lived on the farm for almost 60 years. The farm was then taken over by their son Henry.
  • In 1901 Frederick was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • John (Frederick) Lucht and Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. John was a farmer as was his brother Herman.
  • John (Frederick) Lucht and Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1914 living at Doctor's Creek. Johann was a farmer. Their daughter Ellen lived with them and carried out home duties. Johann's mother Sophia also lived at Doctor's Creek.
  • John (Frederick) Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1921 and 1930 living at Doctors Creek. Johann was a farmer.
  • On 18 November 1933,his wife, Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann died in Doctor's Creek, Queensland, at age 65.
  • John (Frederick) Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1936 and 1949 living at Imperial Hotel, Haden. He was a hotel keeper.
  • He sold some of his land at Doctor's Creek to Johann Franz Polzin around 1940.
  • John (Frederick) Lucht died on 19 October 1959 in Queensland. By 1976 there were 222 descendants over 5 generations.
  • He was buried on 21 October 1959 in Goombungee Cemetery.

Children of John (Frederick) Lucht and Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann

John Victor Lucht

M, b. 1904

Lenard Lucht

M, b. 1907

Maria (Mary) Sophia Margaret Lucht

F, b. 1879, d. 1961
  • Maria (Mary) Sophia Margaret Lucht was born in 1879 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Christy Wilhelm Lucht and Henrietta Catherina (Cecilia) Henricks.
  • At the age of 17 years, Maria (Mary) Sophia Margaret Lucht married George Koppie, son of Franz Koppie and Charlotte Panziers, in 1896 in Queensland.
  • Maria (Mary) Sophia Margaret Lucht and George Koppie appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. George was a farmer.
  • On 16 September 1917,their daughter, Esther Ivy Koppie died in Queensland. Her death was reported in The Courier Mail " The death was reported on Sunday night of Esther Ivy Koppie, daughter of Mr George Koppie, of Jericho, Taylor Siding. A post mortem was held yesterday by Dr O'Reilly, Crow's Nest. It is reported that the family retired to bed on Sunday night with the exception of deceased, who was 17 years of age, and a brother aged 10 years. Later, after the brother had been in bed for a while, the deceased called to him, tell to say goodbye to her sisters, as she was about to shoot herself. Before the brother could do anything the report of a shot gun was heard, and his sister was found dead, with her chest shattered."
  • In 1950,her husband, George Koppie died in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • Maria (Mary) Sophia Margaret Lucht died in 1961 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Children of Maria (Mary) Sophia Margaret Lucht and George Koppie

Matilda Lucht

F, b. 1904

Mavis Irena Lucht

F, b. 1909

Myrtle Edna Lucht

F, b. 1912

Nelson Alfred Lucht

M, b. 1922, d. 30 September 1990
  • Nelson Alfred Lucht was born in 1922.
  • Nelson Alfred Lucht married Myrtle Unknown circa 1945.
  • Nelson Alfred Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Cooyar. He was a butcher.
  • Nelson Alfred Lucht died on 30 September 1990.
  • He was buried on 3 October 1990 in Goombungee Cemetery.

Olive Esther Lucht

F, b. 1905, d. 11 November 1989

Percy Lucht

M, b. 1898, d. 1942

Sophie Margaret Lucht

F, b. 30 April 1893, d. 4 September 1977
  • Sophie Margaret Lucht was born on 30 April 1893 in Meringandan, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John (Frederick) Lucht and Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann.
  • Sophie Margaret Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll with John (Frederick) Lucht and Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann in 1914 in Doctor's Creek. Johann was a farmer. Their daughter Ellen lived with them and carried out home duties. Johann's mother Sophia also lived at Doctor's Creek.
  • At the age of 21 years, 10 months and 16 days, Sophie Margaret Lucht married Henry Willliam (Harry) Graving, son of August Graving and Alice Parton, on 16 March 1915 in St James Church, Toowoomba, Queensland. Rev A Davies officiated at the wedding. Their bridesmaid was Elsie, Harry's sister, and best man Walter Lucht, Sophie's sister. A reception was held at Cafe Alexandra before the couple left on their honeymoon for Tweed Heads.
  • Sophie Margaret Lucht and Henry Willliam (Harry) Graving appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1917 living at Emu Creek. He was a farmer. Sophie gave her address as Djuan.
  • On 27 February 1919 an attempt was made to burn down the hotel being erected in Haden by Harry. The contractor noticed a large bag of shavings had been placed against the building, and set alight. Some of the lining boards were charred.
  • Sophie Margaret Lucht and Henry Willliam (Harry) Graving appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Haden. Harry was a licensed victualler and Sophie carried out home duties.
  • Sophie Margaret Lucht and Henry Willliam (Harry) Graving appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Maranoa.
  • On 13 November 1947 Harry and Sophie were living at Emu Creek according to August Graving's Funeral notice.
  • On 28 January 1957,her husband, Henry Willliam (Harry) Graving died in Calliope, Queensland, at age 61.
  • Sophie Margaret Lucht died on 4 September 1977 in Queensland at age 84.
  • She was buried on 6 September 1977 in Gladstone Cemetery. Site: Row: 10, Position: 37.

Child of Sophie Margaret Lucht and Henry Willliam (Harry) Graving

Stella Lucht

F, b. 1900

Theodore Lucht

M, b. 1 November 1892, d. 20 July 1973

Walter Lucht

M, b. 16 January 1898, d. 6 October 1920

Wilhelmina Dorothea Margaret Lucht

F, b. 1886, d. 26 March 1978
  • Wilhelmina Dorothea Margaret Lucht was born in 1886 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Lucht and Catherina Magdelina Spies.
  • At the age of 25 years, Wilhelmina Dorothea Margaret Lucht married John Henry Skuse, son of Henry Skuse and Margaret Eliza Fleming, in 1911 in Queensland.
  • On 6 September 1950,her husband, John Henry Skuse died in Chinchilla, Queensland, at age 69.
  • Wilhelmina Dorothea Margaret Lucht died on 26 March 1978 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 28 March 1978 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Wilhelmina Dorothea Margaret Lucht and John Henry Skuse

William Lucht

M, b. 1894, d. 22 August 1966

William (Willie) Lucht

M, b. 1898, d. 1970

William Henry Lucht

M, b. 1871, d. 25 June 1952

Children of William Henry Lucht and Sophie Peters

Arthur Douglas Luck

M, b. 1904, d. 1977
  • Arthur Douglas Luck was born in 1904 in Queensland. He was the son of Henry Edward Luck and Ellen Lawson.
  • At the age of 21 years, Arthur Douglas Luck married Elsie May Evans in 1925 in Queensland.
  • Arthur Douglas Luck and Elsie May Evans appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Douglas. Arthur was a farmer.
  • Arthur Douglas Luck died in 1977 in Queensland.

Olive Edna Luck

F, b. 1918, d. 29 July 2014

Sydney Eric Luck

M, b. 1896, d. 1979
  • Sydney Eric Luck was born in 1896 in Queensland. He was the son of Edward Luck and Eliza Margaret Gordon.
  • At the age of 30 years, Sydney Eric Luck married Miriam Inez Brooks in 1926 in Queensland.
  • Sydney Eric Luck and Miriam Inez Brooks appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Pinelands. Sydney was a farmer.
  • Sydney Eric Luck died in 1979 in Queensland.

Anna Magdaline (Lena) Ludde

F, b. circa 1830, d. 21 July 1873
  • Anna Magdaline (Lena) Ludde was born circa 1830. She was the daughter of Alexander Ludde and Catherine Bruweedel.
  • Anna Magdaline (Lena) Ludde married Conrad Vohland on 5 March 1852.
  • Anna Magdaline (Lena) Ludde and Conrad Vohland immigrated to Brisbane on 5 September 1863. Conrad and Lena travelled on the Beausite with their children Elizabeeth 10, Heinrich 8, Marie 6, Christy 3 and baby Anna Maria 1 from Hamburg on 24 May 1863.
  • Anna Magdaline (Lena) Ludde died on 21 July 1873 in Queensland. She died after childbirth.

Children of Anna Magdaline (Lena) Ludde and Conrad Vohland

Ernest Edward Ludford

M, b. 1881, d. 3 April 1954
  • Ernest Edward Ludford was born in 1881. He was the son of William John Ludford and Ann Eliza Payne.
  • At the age of 30 years, Ernest Edward Ludford married Ellen Mary Bailey, daughter of Thomas Bailey and Jessie Black, on 13 December 1911 in Emu Creek.
  • Ernest Edward Ludford died on 3 April 1954 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 5 April 1954 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. METH5-002-0007.

Annie Dorothy Ludke

F, b. 26 February 1897, d. 6 June 1982

August Christian Frederick Ludke

M, b. 21 February 1893, d. 12 May 1980
  • August Christian Frederick Ludke was born on 21 February 1893 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Ludke and Albertine Emile Giering/Girding.
  • At the age of 31 years, August Christian Frederick Ludke married Elsie May MCcarthy in 1925 in Queensland.
  • August Christian Frederick Ludke died on 12 May 1980 at age 87.
  • He was buried in Nerang Cemetery.

August Christian Friedrich Ludke

M, b. 1862, d. February 1937
  • August Christian Friedrich Ludke was born in 1862 in Neustadt, Neustadt, Uckermark, Prussia.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Ludke and Maria Christine Hocher.
  • August Christian Friedrich Ludke and Christine Louise Fredrieke Ludke immigrated to Queensland on 25 October 1881. August, aged 19, and Christine aged 21 travelled on the Carnatic with William Ludke, 23, most likely their brother and their father William Ludke aged 58. Their sister Friedriche and her husband Ferdinand WESENER had immigrated to Queensland a few years before.
  • At the age of 21 years, August Christian Friedrich Ludke married Catherina Dorothea Widderich, daughter of Jurgen (Georgen) Widderich and Margarethe (Elspah) Mehrens, in 1883 in Nerang, Queensland.
  • In 1901 August Christian Friedrich Ludke lived in Djuan. August was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • He and Catherina Dorothea Widderich appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. August was a farmer.
  • August and Catherine were involved in an accident on the way home from church one Sunday. On 24 August 1915 The Brisbane Courier reported :- " When returning from church at Glenaven yesterday Mr and Mrs August Ludke, well-known residents of Glenaven met with a serious accident (our Crow's Nest correspondent wired yesterday) The horse bolted with the sulky, throwing both the occupants out. Mrs Ludke was brought into Crows Nest and attended Dr Cole, having been injured internally. Mr Ludke received a broken collar bone and was badly shaken. The sulky was smashed to pieces."
  • In 1924,his wife, Catherina Dorothea Widderich died in Queensland.
  • August Christian Friedrich Ludke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. August was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1934 living at Djuan. He was a farmer, perhaps living with his daughter in law Emma (nee Perina.)
  • August Christian Friedrich Ludke died in February 1937 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 23 February 1937 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  • On 27 February 1937 August Christian Friedrich Ludke's obituary appeared in The Courier Mail. It read:- " The death is announced of Mr. August Ludke, Mountain Camp. Crow's Nest, at the age of 75 years. The late Mr. Ludke was born at Neustadt, Uckermark, Prussia and came to Queensland 55 years ago. In 1884 at Upper Nerang, he married Miss Carolina Dorothy Wedderick, who predeceased him in 1924. The late Mr. Ludke had resided at Djuan for more than 40 years, and had spent the last seven years of his life at Mountain Camp. He leaves one son — Mr. G. Ludke (Wutul) and five daughters — Mesdames C. Finch (Glenaven), E. Goebel (Toowoomba), R. Kanowski (Mountain Camp), G. Barton (Yarraman), and Wedderick."

Children of August Christian Friedrich Ludke and Catherina Dorothea Widderich