Thomas McKee1

M, b. 1861, d. 30 April 1944
  • Thomas McKee was born in 1861 in Mullagbuy, Derry, Northern Ireland. He was the son of Hugh McKee and Jane Campbell.1,2
  • At the age of 23 years, Thomas McKee married Louisa Ann Gorring, daughter of Thomas Gorring and Emma Elderfield, on 10 January 1884 in at the Gorring residence, Cabbage Tree Creek, Caboolture, Queensland. Thomas was a farmer.1,3
  • Conditional approval for Thomas McKee's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 69 acres of land at Ravensbourne. He was also fined for withdrawing from the ballot for 80 acres at Ravensbourne. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."4
  • On 7 July 1895,Thomas McKee's daughter, Eliza Jane McKee was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00A-0030.5
  • In 1901 Thomas' name appeared on the Crow's Nest Post Office register. He lived at Ravensbourne.6
  • Thomas McKee and Louisa Ann Gorring appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Thomas was a farmer.7
  • Thomas McKee and Louisa Ann Gorring appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Ravensbourne. Thomas was a farmer. Their son Thomas John was a labourer at Ravensbourne.8
  • Thomas McKee and Louisa Ann McKee appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Ravensbourne. Thomas was a farmer. Their son Thomas John was a mailman of Ravensbourne.9
  • Thomas McKee and Louisa Ann Gorring appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Ravensbourne. Thomas was a farmer and son Thomas a mailman.10
  • Thomas McKee and Louisa Ann Gorring appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Ravensbourne. Thomas was a farmer. Son Joseph also farmed at Ravensbourne. Son Thomas John was a mailman.11
  • On 1 August 1931,his wife, Louisa Ann Gorring died in Queensland at age 69.1,12
  • Thomas McKee died on 30 April 1944 in Sunshine Home, Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • He was buried on 1 May 1944 in Cabarlah Cemetery.5

Children of Thomas McKee and Louisa Ann Gorring

Citations

  1. Natalie Moore, "Gorring Family," e-mail to Audrey, April 2013.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1944/C2486     Thomas     McKee     ;Hugh McKee;     Jane Campbell.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1884/C182     Gorring     Louisa Ann     ;McKee     Thomas.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 November 1888 p 969 Article.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  6. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers."
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1903-1905.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1925-1930.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/C3114     Louisa Ann     McKee;     Thomas Gorring;      Emma Elderfield.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1884     C1060     Eliza Jane     McKee;     Thomas;     Louisa Ann Gorring.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1886     C1054     Thomas John     McKee;     Thomas;     Louisa Ann Gorring.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888     C1651     Emily Maud     McKee     ;Thomas;     Louisa Ann Gorring.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891     C5866     Hugh     McKee;     Thomas;     Louisa Ann Gorring.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C5313     Rebecca     McKee;     Thomas     ;Louisa Ann Gorring.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     C5300     Samuel Richard     McKee;     Thomas;     Louisa Ann.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1901     C5455     Joseph Daniel     McKee;     Thomas     ;Louisa Ann Gorring.

Thomas John McKee1

M, b. 1886, d. 4 November 1954

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1886     C1054     Thomas John     McKee;     Thomas;     Louisa Ann Gorring.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1925-1930.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1933     C430     Thomas John     McKee;     Maria Margaretha     Kafer.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1954     C5598     Thomas John     McKee     ;Thomas John      ;Louisa Ann Gorring.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Unknown McKee1

M, b. circa 1800
  • Unknown McKee was born circa 1800.1
  • Unknown McKee married Nancy Unknown circa 1840.1

William Denis McKee1

M, b. 1904

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904     C3686     William Denis     McKee;     James Archibald     ;Mabel Eveline Davidson.

Edward Michael McKenna1

M, b. circa 1895

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1925/37794     McKenna     Edward Michael;     Kingston     Alice Emily.
  2. Merv Johnson, "E-mail Merv Johnson," e-mail to Audrey, Various dates 2009, Email re John Kingston and Alice Ward.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1925/37794     McKenna     Edward Michael     Kingston     Alice Emily.

Mary McKenna1

F, b. 1842, d. 1 May 1914
  • Mary McKenna was born in 1842 in County Monohan, Ireland. She was the daugther of Michael McKenna and Margaret McMahon.1,2,3
  • At the age of 30 years, Mary McKenna married Terence McCaul, son of Thomas McCaul and Mary Mullin, in 1872 in Queensland.1
  • Mary McKenna and Terence McCaul appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Cabarlah. Terence was a farmer. Their daughter Mary Ann also lived at Geham.4
  • Mary McKenna died on 1 May 1914 in Queensland.5,2
  • She was buried on 2 May 1914 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00D-0013.5

Children of Mary McKenna and Terence McCaul

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1872     C635     Mary     McKenna     ;Terence     McCaul.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1914     C4233     Mary     McCaul;     Michael McKenna      ;Margaret McMahon.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Headstone Inscription.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Cabarlah 1903.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1873     C3687     Thomas     McCaul;     Terence;     Mary McKenna.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875     C3943     Mary Anne     McCaul;     Terence;     Mary McKenna.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1876     C1463     Margaret     McCaul;     Terence;     Mary McKenna.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1878     C1518     James     McCaul;     Terence;     Mary McKenna.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1880     C1926     Terence     McCaul;     Terence;     Mary McKenna.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885     C2941     Patrick     McCaul     ;Terence;     Mary McKenna.

Allana McKenzie1

F, b. circa 1904, d. 16 August 1967

Citations

  1. "Notes by Betty Staines,."

Janet Catherine McKenzie1

F, b. circa 1900
  • Janet Catherine McKenzie was born circa 1900.1
  • Janet Catherine McKenzie married Roy O'Neill, son of Patrick J O'Neill and Annie Mary Casey, in 1921 in Queensland.1
  • Janet Catherine McKenzie and Roy O'Neill appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Commomwealth Hotel, Crows Nest. Roy was a licensed victualler and Janet carried out home duties.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921     C2930     Roy     O'Neill;     Janet Catherine     McKenzie.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1934.

John McKenzie1

M, b. 26 March 1896, d. 16 May 1980

Citations

  1. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."

John McKenzie1

M, b. circa 1885

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1910/B8679     Lacey     Jessie;     McKenzie     John.

Margaret Ellen McKenzie1

F, b. circa 1890

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1938/C3728     McKenzie     Margaret Ellen     ;Plant     Sydney Arthur.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.

Nancy McKenzie1

F, b. circa 1912

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 21648/1936 ANSCOMBE LESLIE COLIN ; MCKENZIE NANCY ;BELLINGEN.

Joanna Yvonne McKenzie-Hall1

F, b. 20 May 1918, d. 17 November 2004
  • Joanna Yvonne McKenzie-Hall was born on 20 May 1918 in India.1
  • She was the daughter of John McKenzie-Hall.1
  • Joanna Yvonne McKenzie-Hall enlisted in the Military. She served in the Auxillary Territorial Service during WWII.1
  • At the age of 25 years, 6 months and 28 days, Joanna Yvonne McKenzie-Hall married Peter Denton Weight Vowden, son of Horace Herbert Weight Vowden and Alice Harriet Denton Clark, on 18 December 1943 in St Jude's Church, Kensington, London. At the time of their marriage Joanna lived at 17 Gledhow Gardens, London and Peter at 57 Mortimer Court, Abbeey Road, Kensington. Witnesses to the marriage were Eric Snapp, Alice Harriet Denton Vowden (Peter's mother) and Daphne J V R Hall.
    Their marriage was later dissolved and Joanna changed her name by deed poll to Pilgrim.1
  • Her name was legally changed to Joanna Pilgrim.1
  • Joanna Yvonne McKenzie-Hall died on 17 November 2004 in Honiton Hospital, Honiton, East Devon, at age 86. She died of chronic obstructiv epulmonary heart disease.1

Citations

  1. George Weight, "Descendatns of Stephen Vowden & Ann Teague."

John McKenzie-Hall1

M, b. circa 1890
  • John McKenzie-Hall was born circa 1890.1

Child of John McKenzie-Hall

Citations

  1. George Weight, "Descendatns of Stephen Vowden & Ann Teague."

Peter McKillop1

M, b. 29 January 1825, d. 19 August 1901
  • Peter McKillop was born on 29 January 1825 in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.1,2
  • At the age of 23 years, 8 months and 10 days, Peter McKillop married Julia Elizabeth Keogh on 9 October 1848 in Melbourne, Victoria.3
  • Circa 1866 Peter ran Mt Sturgeon Plains Station near Dunkeld. His brother Alexander, a disruptive influence in his family was sent to live with Peter while his family remained at Bay View Cottege at Portland where his daughter Mary had established a school for young ladies.4
  • On 14 October 1889,his wife, Julia Elizabeth Keogh died in Wynwould, Burnett Street, St Kilda, Melbourne.5,2
  • At the age of 66 years, Peter McKillop married Jane Leonard in 1892 in Victoria.3
  • On 10 August 1894 Peter was made a Justice of the Peace.6
  • Peter McKillop died on 19 August 1901 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 76.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1901     B1607     Peter     McKillop;     Archibald John McKillop      ;Margaret McNab.
  2. WickiTree, online http://www.wikitree.com
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Marriage Index 1788-1950.
  4. Web.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Death Index 1788-1950.
  6. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Indexes to Justices of Peace 1891-1900.

Emily Maria McKinstry1

F, b. circa 1830
  • Emily Maria McKinstry was born circa 1830.1
  • Emily Maria McKinstry married John Mackenzie Shaw circa 1850.1

Children of Emily Maria McKinstry and John Mackenzie Shaw

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1912     C4300     Amy Constance Mackensie     MacDiarmid     ;John Mackensie Shaw      ;Emily Maria McKinstry.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1913     C4492     Alexander Howard     Mackenzie-Shaw     'John Mackenzie Shaw'     Emily Marian McKinstry.

Gordon McKinstry1

M, b. 1899

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     C3554     Gordon     McKinstry     ;     Mary Martha McKinstry.

Mary Martha McKinstry1,2

F, b. 15 August 1880, d. January 1962
  • Mary Martha McKinstry was born on 15 August 1880. Martha was the daughter of Alexander McKinstry and Mary Jane Cooke, although her death certificate shows her mother to be Rebecca Slade.1,3,4
  • At the age of 20 years, Mary Martha McKinstry married Robert Ryan in 1901 in Glen Innes, New South Wales.1,5
  • Mary Martha McKinstry and Robert Ryan appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Forest Vale, Crow's Nest. Robert was a farmer.6
  • Mary Martha McKinstry died in January 1962 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 81.3
  • She was buried on 15 January 1962 in Toowong Cemetery.7

Child of Mary Martha McKinstry

Children of Mary Martha McKinstry and Robert Ryan

Citations

  1. Robin Smith, "Crow's Nest History."
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904     C3370     Dorothy Winifred     Ryan;     Robert     ;Mary Martha McKinstry.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962     B49288     Mary Martha     Ryan;     Alexander McKinstry      ;Rebecca Slade.
  4. SS, "Email re Gus Beutel," e-mail to Audrey, 15 May 2016, Irene Schaffer.
  5. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage      3754/1901      RYAN      ROBERT ;     MCKINSTRY      MARY      ;GLEN INNES.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1905.
  7. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     C3554     Gordon     McKinstry     ;     Mary Martha McKinstry.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902     C3280     Leonard Joseph     Ryan;     Robert;     Mary McKinstrey.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1909     B11636     Audrey Winifred     Ryan;     Robert Ryan ;     Martha Mary McKinstry.

Sarah Jane McKinstry1

F, b. 1879, d. 4 February 1958
  • Sarah Jane McKinstry was born in 1879. She was the daughter of Alexander McKinstry and Mary Jane Cooke.1
  • At the age of 26 years, Sarah Jane McKinstry married Joseph Thomas Cooper, son of William George Cooper and Rebecca Slade, in 1905 in Queensland.1
  • Sarah Jane McKinstry and Joseph Thomas Cooper appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Goombungee. Joseph was a farmer.2
  • On 18 December 1953,her husband, Joseph Thomas Cooper died.3
  • Sarah Jane McKinstry died on 4 February 1958 in Queensland.3,4
  • She was buried on 5 February 1958 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.3

Children of Sarah Jane McKinstry and Joseph Thomas Cooper

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1905     C682     Sarah Jane     McKinstry;     Joseph Thomas     Cooper.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1958     C1020     Sarah Jane     Cooper     Alexander McKinstry      Mary Jane Cooke.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906     B12198     William Alexander     Cooper     ;Joseph Thomas     ;Sarah Jane McKinstry.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908     C10291     Thomas Leslie     Cooper;     Joseph Thomas     ;Sarah Jane McKinstry.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909     C11375     Lilian Mary     Cooper;     Joseph Thomas;     Sarah Jane McKinstry.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911     C12763     Cissie Winifred     Cooper;     Joseph Thomas     ;Sarah Jane McKinstry.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913     C13676     Eric Lawrence     Cooper     ;Joseph Thomas;     Sarah Jane McKinstry.

Daniel McKirdy1

M, b. 1858, d. 1907
  • Daniel McKirdy was born in 1858 in Lanarkshire, Scotland.1,2
  • He was the son of Robert McKirdy and Mary Blue.1
  • Daniel McKirdy and Robert McKirdy immigrated on 12 August 1885. Robert 24, and Daniel 27 travelled on the Gulf of Carpentaria leaving Glasgow on 10 June 1885. They were both farm labourers from Lanark, Scotland.2
  • Conditional approval for Daniel McKirdy's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 36 acres of land at Ravensbourne. His brother Robert also selected land at Ravensbourne.
    "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."3
  • At the age of 32 years, Daniel McKirdy married Mary Houston in 1890 in Brisbane, Queensland.4
  • Daniel McKirdy and Mary Houston appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Daniel was a farmer as was his brother Robert.5
  • Daniel McKirdy died in 1907 in Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1907     C1214     Daniel     McKirdy;     Robert McKirdy ;     Mary Blue.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  3. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 November 1888 p 969 Article.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1890     B14409     Mary     Houston;     Daniel     McKirdy.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1903-1905.

Isabella Janet McKirdy1

F, b. 1891

Child of Isabella Janet McKirdy

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891     C5867     Isabella     McKirdy;     Robert;     Mary Barron-Dickie.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916     C2958     Arthur James     Kaye;     Isabel;     McKirdy.

John Alexander McKirdy1

M, b. circa 1915, d. 1979
  • John Alexander McKirdy was born circa 1915.1
  • He was the son of Isabella Janet McKirdy.
  • John Alexander McKirdy died in 1979 in Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1979     C5250     John Alexander     McKirdy     -      Isabella Janet McKirdy.

John Thomas McKirdy1

M, b. 1896, d. 1977

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C5293     John Thomas     McKirdy;     Robert;     Mary Barron Dickie.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1925     B46575     Marie Helen     McKirdy;     John Thomas McKirdy      ;Marie Theresa Beutel.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1917     C3309     Marie Therese     Beutel;     John Thomas     McKirdy.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921- 1925.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966     B81423     Mary Therese     McKirdy;     Gustav Friedrich August Beutel ;     Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf.      
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1977     B77680     John Thomas     McKirdy;     Robert McKirdy      ;Mary Barron Dickie.

Robert McKirdy1

M, b. 1861, d. 1945
  • Robert McKirdy was born in 1861 in Lanarkshire, Scotland.1
  • He was the son of Robert McKirdy and Mary Blue.2
  • Robert McKirdy and Daniel McKirdy immigrated on 12 August 1885. Robert 24, and Daniel 27 travelled on the Gulf of Carpentaria leaving Glasgow on 10 June 1885. They were both farm labourers from Lanark, Scotland.3
  • Conditional approval for Robert McKirdy's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 40 acres of land at Ravensbourne. His brother Daniel also selected land at Ravensbourne.
    "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."4
  • At the age of 29 years, Robert McKirdy married Mary Baron Dickie, daughter of William Dickie and Isabell Meston, in 1890 in Queensland.5
  • Robert McKirdy and Mary Baron Dickie were living in 1903 in Ravensbourne; Robert was a farmer as was his brother Daniel.6
  • Robert McKirdy and Mary Baron Dickie appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1905 and 1909 living at Ravensbourne. Robert was a farmer.7,8
  • In 1938,his wife, Mary Baron Dickie died in Brisbane, Queensland.9
  • Robert McKirdy died in 1945 in Brisbane, Queensland.2

Children of Robert McKirdy and Mary Baron Dickie

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1919/C3483     Astbury     Hannah;     McKirdy     Robert.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945     B3488     Robert     McKirdy;     Robert;      Mary Blue.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 November 1888 p 969 Article.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1890     C1703     Robert     McKirdy;     Mary Baron     Dickie.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1903.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverence 1905.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909-1913.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1938     B41851     Mary Barron     McKirdy;     William Dickie;      Isabella Meston.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1891     C5867     Isabella     McKirdy;     Robert;     Mary Barron-Dickie.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     B52272     Robert     McKirdy;     Robert;     Mary Barron-Dickie.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894     C5369     William     McKirdy     ;Robert;     Mary Barron-Dickie.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C5293     John Thomas     McKirdy;     Robert;     Mary Barron Dickie.

Robert McKirdy1

M, b. 1893, d. 1960

Child of Robert McKirdy and Hannah Astbury

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     B52272     Robert     McKirdy;     Robert;     Mary Barron-Dickie.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1919/C3483     Astbury     Hannah;     McKirdy     Robert.
  3. Astbury, online http://www.myheritage.com/site-73188771/astbury
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1927/C2347     Hannah     McKirdy     ;William Astbury;     Mary Anne Benton.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1928     C3706     Robert     McKirdy     ;Irene Isabel     Thompson.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1960     B36388     Robert     McKirdy     Robert;      Mary Barron Dickie.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965     B77944     Robert Edward     McKirdy;     Robert McKirdy     ;Hannah Astbury.

Robert McKirdy

M, b. circa 1830
  • Robert McKirdy was born circa 1830.
  • Robert McKirdy married Mary Blue circa 1855.

Children of Robert McKirdy and Mary Blue

Robert Edward McKirdy1

M, b. circa 1920, d. 1965

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965     B77944     Robert Edward     McKirdy;     Robert McKirdy     ;Hannah Astbury.

William McKirdy1

M, b. 1894, d. 1970
  • William McKirdy was born in 1894 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Robert McKirdy and Mary Baron Dickie.1
  • William McKirdy appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1921 and 1925 living at Ravensbourne. He was a labourer.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at William Street, Crow's Nest. He was a blacksmith.3
  • William McKirdy died in 1970 in Brisbane, Queensland.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894     C5369     William     McKirdy     ;Robert;     Mary Barron-Dickie.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921- 1925.
  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 1970     B17009     William     McKirdy;     Robert McKirdy ;     Mary Barron-Dickie.

Annie McKnee

F, b. circa 1893

Kenneth Jack McKnight1

M, b. 28 March 1906, d. 1989

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1931/4867     Eileen Ernestine      Tasker;      ;Kenneth Jack      McKnight.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1989/29281     McKnight      Kenneth Jack ;     28 March 1906.