Jost Mengel1

M, b. 10 August 1843, d. 9 October 1918
  • Jost Mengel was born on 10 August 1843 in Murchausen, Germany.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer.2
  • At the age of 31 years, Jost Mengel married Wilhelmina Kanowski, daughter of Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber, in 1875 in Queensland.1
  • Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Glencoe. Wilhelmina carried out domestic duties and Justice was a farmer. Her parents and brothers also farmed at Glencoe.4
  • Jost Mengel died on 9 October 1918 in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 75.2,3
  • He was buried on 11 October 1918 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.5

Children of Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875/C863     Mengel     Jost;     Kanowski     Wilhelmine.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1918/C4933     Jost     Mengel     ;Conrad Mengel;     Anna Elizabeth Bieber.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Glencoe 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/…, Death 1964/C4895     Margareta Louisa     Mengel     ;Jost;     Wilhelmine Kanowski.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1955/B10614     Justus Hermann Gottfried     Mengel;     Jost;     Wilhelmine Kanowski.

Margaret Louisa Mengel1

F, b. 15 February 1880, d. 9 July 1964
  • Margaret Louisa Mengel was born on 15 February 1880.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski.1
  • Margaret Louisa Mengel died on 9 July 1964 in Queensland at age 84.1,2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1964/C4895     Margareta Louisa     Mengel     ;Jost;     Wilhelmine Kanowski.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Margarethe Mengel1

F, b. 3 November 1854, d. 2 May 1922
  • Margarethe Mengel was born on 3 November 1854 in Murchausen, Germany.1
  • She was the daughter of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer.1
  • At the age of 21 years, 7 months and 28 days, Margarethe Mengel married Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum on 1 July 1876 in Volunteer Arms Hotel, Toowoomba, Queensland. Herbert was the fourth son of Captain Henry Hamilton Shum of St John's Wood, London, England. They settled in the Palm Tree area of Perseverance. Several of his sons worked at Munro's mill.1,2,3
  • On 1 November 1880 A public meeting was held at Herbert's residence concerning the erection of a school - probosed to Glenvale State School - at Spring Creek, Drayton. Herbert is mentioned as being "late of Mr Wonderley's" suggesting he previously worked for him [Joseph Wonderley was a chemist who had arrived in Toowoomba in 1862]. He was elected secretary.4,5
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a sawyer at the Perseverance Sawmill. Their sons Henry and Aflred were also sawyers at the mill.6
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a swayer. Their sons Ernest George (a blacksmith); Alfred Reuben (a sawyer); Sydney (a sawyer) ; daughter Ada and daughter in law May also lived at Perseverance.7
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer. Their son Alfred was a sawyer and son Sydney a labourer. Daughter Minnie carried out home duties.8
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer.9
  • Margarethe Mengel died on 2 May 1922 in Perseverance, Queensland, at age 67. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "The death is announced of Mrs. Margaret Shum, a prominent and much respected resident of Perseverance, at the age of 67 years."1,10,11
  • She was buried on 5 May 1922 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00G-0021.12

Children of Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1876/C220     Mengel     Margaret     ;Shum     Herbert Augustus Thomas.
  3. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1858 - 1880) Wednesday 5 July 1876 p 3 Family Notices.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1858 - 1880) Monday 1 November 1880 p 3 Article.
  5. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Darling Downs Gazette (Qld. : 1881 - 1922) Wednesday 10 January 1883 p 3 Article.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Perseverance 1903.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1909.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922     C2113     Margaret     Shum;     Conrad Mengel;      Elizabeth Berghofer.
  11. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 8 May 1922 p 8 Article.
  12. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1878     C1166     Ernest George Harry     Shum;     Herbert A. Thomas SHEAN;     Margaret Mimgal.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1880     C1882     Henry Herbert Konrad     Shum;     Herbert Augustus Thomas     ;Margaret Mengel.
  15. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 97.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C1556     Ida Elizabeth Anna     Strohfeld     ;Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum ;     Margaret Mangel.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890     C6140     Minnie Clara Gertrude     Shum;     Herbert Augustus Thomas     ;Margaret Meugel.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892     C6013     Charles William Frederick     Shum     ;Herbert Augustus Thomas;     Margaret Mengel.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894     C5381     Herman Michael John     Shum;     Herbert Augustus Thomas     ;Margaret Mengel.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898     C5343     Edward Norman Oscar     Shum;     Herbert Augustus Thomas;     Margaret Mengel.

Martha Margaretha Mengel1

F, b. 13 November 1877, d. 26 January 1961
  • Martha Margaretha Mengel was born on 13 November 1877 in Aubigny.1
  • She was the daughter of Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski.1
  • At the age of 22 years, Martha Margaretha Mengel married Samuel Kerlin in 1900 in Queensland.2
  • Martha Margaretha Mengel died on 26 January 1961 at age 83.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1900/B554     Mengel     Martha Margaretha;     Kerlin     Samuel.

Mary Freda Mengel1

F, b. 1914, d. 8 December 2004

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934/C3317     Mengel     Mary Freda;     Hartwig     Ferdinand.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914/C13895     Mary Freda     Mengel;     Conrad     ;Anna Cathrina Riel.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Reginald Frederick Mengel1

M, b. 1912

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C10280     Reginald Frederick     Mengel     ;Herman Justus Godfred;     Pauline Anna Wrembeck.

Wilhelm Mengel1

M, b. 9 August 1909, d. 19 July 2004

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C11525     Whilhelm     Mengel;     Conrad;     Annie Katharina Riehl.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1933/C3804     Mengel     Whilhelm     ;Rose     Emma Augusta.

Wilhelm Mengel1

M, b. 17 June 1868, d. 23 June 1950

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1892/C642     Mengel     Wilhelm;     Belohawck     Anna.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1942/C2446     Anna     Mengel;     Josef Belohawek;     Katherina Holse.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1950/C2382     Wilhelm     Mengel     ;Johannes;     Katharina Scherer.

Henriette Gertrude Mennig

F, b. circa 1835, d. before 1875
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig was born circa 1835 in Clausdorf, East Prussia.1
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig married Carl Gustav (Gustav) Gossow on 26 December 1860 in Germany.1
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig and Carl Gustav (Gustav) Gossow immigrated in 1865. Gustav (a brick layer/mason) aged 32 and Henriette 27 travelled on the La Rochelle with their family to Moreton Bay. They were from Schmilowo, Preussen. A daughter Mathilde was born on the voyage.2
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig died before 1875.

Children of Henriette Gertrude Mennig and Carl Gustav (Gustav) Gossow

Citations

  1. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Ancestral File.
  2. Australian Newspapers Extracts, online http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/…
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1869/C303     Gustav     Gossow     ;Gustav Gossow;     Gertrude Meming.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/B49795     Eveline Minnie     Gossow     ;     Caroline Gossow.

Maria Menz1

F, b. 1809, d. 1875
  • Maria Menz was born in 1809 in Germany. She was the daugther of Ferdinand Man and Mary.1,2
  • Maria Menz married Martin Klein circa 1830.1
  • Maria Menz died in 1875 in Queensland.2

Children of Maria Menz and Martin Klein

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1910     C3735     Christian     Klein;     Martin Klein ;     Maria Elizabeth Menz.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1875     C2645     Mary     Klein     ;Ferdinand Manz ;     Mary - ** born Germany aged 66 years.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1870     C159     Michael     Klein;     Martin Klein ;     Maria Menze.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1925     C3086     George John     Klein;     Martin Klein ;     Mary Hinz.

Anna Nikolina Menzel1

F, b. circa 1850, d. 1932
  • Anna Nikolina Menzel was also known as Nicolena.2
  • She was born circa 1850. She was the daughter of Johann Gottfried Menzel     and Anna Johanna Maria Thomas.1
  • Anna Nikolina Menzel married Johann Matthias Reimers circa 1865.1
  • Anna Nikolina Menzel and Johann Matthias Reimers immigrated circa 1867. Johann and Anna immigrated from Holstein, then part of Denmark. They lived in a number of places (Ipswich, Toowoomba, Stanthorpe, Toowoomba) before settling on a farm of 80 acres at Shirley where they grew oranges and grapes to make wine.3
  • In 1919,her husband, Johann Matthias Reimers died in Queensland.4
  • Anna Nikolina Menzel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Shirley. She carried out home duties and lived with her son William and his wife Maria (Mary.)5
  • Anna Nikolina Menzel died in 1932 in Queensland.6

Children of Anna Nikolina Menzel and Johann Matthias Reimers

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1964/C4925     Anna Margaretha     Gowlett;     Johann Matthias Riemers;     Anna Nikolina Menzel.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1960/C2640     William Henry     Reimers;     John;     Nicolena Menzel.
  3. Gloria J Glass, "Pioneers in Petticoats", Page 16.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1919/C4671     Johann Matthias     Reimers     ;Jacob Diedrich Reimers ;     Antje Gluving.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1932/C991     Anna Nicoline Christine     Reimers;     Johann Gottfried Menzel     ;Anna Johanna Maria Thomas.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1946/C5651     John Matthew     Reimers;     John Matthew;      Lena Christina Menzel.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1937/C3689     Johanna Friedricke     Abel     ;Johann Reimers;     Nicolina Mengel.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1870/C654     Carl Godfrey     Reimers;     Johann Mathias;     Lena Menzel.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875/C210     William Henry     Reimers     ;Henry     ;Helena Folster.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1959/C1128     Maria Nicoline     Peters     ;John Reimers;     Nicoline Menzel.

Cecilia Mercer1

F, b. 1908

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Ellen Mercer1

F, b. 1866, d. 1945
  • Ellen Mercer was born in 1866.1
  • At the age of 18 years, Ellen Mercer married Thomas Edward Sutton, son of John Sutton and Esther Eyles, on 22 June 1884 in New Zealand.1,2
  • Ellen Mercer died in 1945 in New Zealand.3
  • She was buried on 14 July 1945 in New Zealand.2

Children of Ellen Mercer and Thomas Edward Sutton

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriages 1884/381     Ellen      Mercer ;     Thomas      Sutton.
  2. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 1945/23949     Sutton      Ellen ;     79Y.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1885/6884     Sutton      Frederick Stanley ;     Ellen;     Thomas Edward.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1887/6416     Sutton      Reginald George ;     Ellen     ;Thomas Edward.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1892/6759     Sutton      Roy Ashley ;     Ellen;     Thomas Edward.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1896/17258     Sutton      Horice Walter ;     Ellen;     Thomas Edward.

David Herbert Merchant1

M, b. circa 1900
  • David Herbert Merchant was born circa 1900.1
  • David Herbert Merchant married Lila Jean Unknown circa 1918.1

Citations

  1. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Record of Frances Jean Merchant/Cubis.

Myrtle Merchant1

F, b. 1912
  • Myrtle Merchant was born in 1912 in Inverell, New South Wales. She was the daughter of William J A Merchant and May I M Rixon.2,3
  • At the age of 20 years, Myrtle Merchant married Keith Werner, son of Hermann Robert Emil Werner and Jean Mann, in October 1932 in Inverell, New South Wales. The wedding was reported in The Land newspaper :- " Werner-Merchant. - Clusters of lovely flowers decorated St. Andrew's Church, Inverell, for the wedding of Miss Myrtle Merchant, eldest daughter of Mrs. P. Carroll, of Warwick, Queensland, and Mr. Keith Werner, fourth son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Werner, of Ross Hill.
    The bride wore a lovely hand-embroidered veil with her long gown of ivory satin, and carried an armful of arum lilies. Miss Dossie Jaggers, in a dainty frock of pink georgette with trimmings of black velvet, attended the bride.
    Wearing long gowns of pale pink georgette with bandeaux of tulle and field daisies, little Misses Thelma and Iris Carroll acted as flower girls.
    Mr. Charles Werner was the best man.
    After the ceremony, Mrs. Carroll, in a smart frock of navy crepe-de-chene with trim mings of white, and Mrs. Jaggers, sister of the bridegroom, who chose a frock of black moracain, received the guests at the reception."1,4
  • Myrtle Merchant and Keith Werner appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at George Street, Inverell. Keith was an ironmonger and Phyllis carried out domestic duties. Keith's father Robert lived with them.5
  • Myrtle Merchant was listed as the next of kin of Keith Werner when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 24 June 1942 in Paddington, Sydney. His service number was NX96908 and he was living in Canberra at the time of his enlistment. He gave his wife Myrtle as his next of kin. He was discharged on 28 July 1944 with the rank of Gunner in the ARTY RFTS NGF.6

Citations

  1. Alan Taber, Jan, 2000.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth      43930/1912      MERCHANT      MYRTLE E      ;WILLIAM J      ;MAY I ;     INVERELL.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 13340/1911      MERCHANT      WILLIAM J A ;     RIXON      MAY I M      INVERELL.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Land (Sydney, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 14 October 1932 p 13 Article Illustrated.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Electoral Roles 1936 Div Gwyder/Barwon, Sub Div Inverell.
  6. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Keith Werner.

Charlie Meredith1

M, b. circa 1880

Citations

  1. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Dec 1882 Abraham      Walter Henry J S;      1     ; Bristol      6a     32.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Dec 1921 Burroughs      Ada A     ; Meredith Charlie;      Bristol      6a     124.     

Blanche Grace Mary Merlin1

F, b. 20 August 1912, d. 20 February 2003
  • Blanche Grace Mary Merlin was born on 20 August 1912 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • She was the daughter of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper.1
  • Blanche Grace Mary Merlin died on 20 February 2003 in Rockland, Massachusetts, USA, at age 90.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Brenton Louis Merlin1

M, b. 14 January 1916, d. December 1977
  • Brenton Louis Merlin was born on 14 January 1916 in Halifax, Canada.1
  • He was the son of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper.1
  • Brenton Louis Merlin died in December 1977 in Hull, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA, at age 61.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Edward Arthur Merlin1

M, b. 8 June 1919, d. 6 December 1919
  • Edward Arthur Merlin was born on 8 June 1919 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • He was the son of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper.1
  • Edward Arthur Merlin died on 6 December 1919 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

George William Merlin1

M, b. 27 May 1885, d. 11 August 1957
  • George William Merlin was born on 27 May 1885 in Upper Prospect, Nova Scotia, Canada. He was the son of Amanda BLACK and George MERLIN.1,2
  • At the age of 22 years, 3 months and 22 days, George William Merlin married Mary Ethel Hooper, daughter of George Hooper and Annie Elizabeth Boutilier, on 18 September 1907 in Halifax. Mary was the 23 year old daughter of George ( a collector) and Annie. She was born and lived in Halifax. George was the 22 year old son of George and Amanda born Upper Prospect and living in Halifax. He was a tailor. Witnesses to the marriage were Ray Purdie and Blanch C Hooper.
    They had a family of 11 children.1
  • George William Merlin witnessed the marriage of Blanche St Clair Hooper and Raymond Arthur Purdy on 15 January 1908 in Halifax; She was the 22 year old daughter of William (a collector) and Annie HOOPER. She was born in Halifax and lived in Halifax. Raymond was a 23 year old waiter born and living in Truro. His parents were Arthur (an Engineer) and Loronia PURDY. Witnesses to the marriage were G W Merlin and Mary E Merlin (Blanche's sister.)3
  • George William Merlin died on 11 August 1957 in Roslindale, Massachusetts, USA, at age 72.2

Children of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper

Citations

  1. Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://novascotiagenealogy.com, Mary E. Hooper and George William Merlin married 1907 in Halifax County.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://novascotiagenealogy.com, Blanche J. Hooper and Raymond A. Purdy married 1908 in Halifax County.

Murry Basil Merlin1

M, b. 21 December 1910, d. 5 February 1941
  • Murry Basil Merlin was born on 21 December 1910 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • He was the son of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper.1
  • Murry Basil Merlin died on 5 February 1941 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 30.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Russell V Merlin1

M, b. 26 May 1922, d. September 1968

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Sylvia Elizabeth Merlin1

F, b. 30 December 1909, d. 12 December 2001
  • Sylvia Elizabeth Merlin was born on 30 December 1909 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • She was the daughter of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper.1
  • Sylvia Elizabeth Merlin married Robert Edward Donnelly circa 1930.1
  • Sylvia Elizabeth Merlin died on 12 December 2001 in Quincey, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, at age 91.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Vincent George Merlin1

M, b. 12 September 1908, d. 13 February 1960
  • Vincent George Merlin was born on 12 September 1908 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • He was the son of George William Merlin and Mary Ethel Hooper.1
  • Vincent George Merlin died on 13 February 1960 at age 51.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Cecilia Mary Merriman1

F, b. 10 September 1909

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1909/10228     Merriman Cecilia Mary ;     Henrietta Marion;     Frederick.

Albert William Merritt1

M, b. 1887, d. 15 August 1952

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1952     C4051     Albert William     Merritt;     John William      ;Elizabeth Jane Hounslow.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887     C4222     Albert William     Merritt;     William;     Elizabeth Jane Hounslow.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914     C13985     Vera Alice     Merritt;     Albert William;     Annie Louisa Buschel.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1914     C3398     Annie     Buschel;     Albert William;     Merrit.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Alfred Harding Bonner Merritt1,2

M, b. 1901, d. 1974

Citations

  1. L Briggs, "Email re Winifred Gowlett," e-mail to Audrey, 28 Feb 2012.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C3378     Alfred Harding Bonner     Merrittl     Alfred William Harding      lAmelia Jane Bonner.
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Memorial Inscription.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C3378     Alfred Harding Bonner     Merritt;     Alfred William Harding ;     Amelia Jane Bonner.

Alfred William Merritt1

M, b. 1843, d. 22 January 1902
  • Alfred William Merritt was born in 1843.1
  • He was the son of William Merritt and Elizabeth Harding.2
  • At the age of 27 years, Alfred William Merritt married Lucy Harris on 24 May 1870 in Toowoomba, Queensland. They were married at the residence of Lucy's aunt by Rev J H Rogers. At the time Alfred was living at Highfields.3,4
  • In 1880 Alfred was the first secretary of the Highfields Shire Council.5
  • Alfred William Merritt died on 22 January 1902 in Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported:- " The funeral of the late Mr. A. W. Merritt, town clerk of Toowoomba, who died suddenly yesterday, took place this afternoon, and was very largely attended. The Mayor (Alderman C. Rowbotham), all the aldermen, including those just elected, and many past aldermen, were present ; also a large number of prominent citizens, the employees of the corporation, and others, The municipal offices heree were closed during the day, and all the business places along the line of the funeral procession closed their doors as a token of respect to the deceased gentleman. The services at the grave were performed by the Revs. J. G. Martin and R. H. Blaimiers, Wesleyan ministers, of the Toowoomba circuit, of which the deceased was a prominent member. Numerous wreaths and flowers were laid on the coffin."2,6
  • He was buried on 23 January 1902 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PUB2-1R3-0011.6

Children of Alfred William Merritt and Lucy Harris

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C3378     Alfred Harding Bonner     Merrittl     Alfred William Harding      lAmelia Jane Bonner.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1902     C1374     Alfred     Merritt;     William Merritt;      Elizabeth Harding.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1870 C214 Lucy Harris: Alfred Merritt.     
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1858 - 1880) Saturday 28 May 1870 p 2 Family Notices.
  5. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 18 December 1912 p 5 Article.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1871     C442     Edith     Merritt     ;Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1872     C3303     Amy     Merritt;     Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1874     C3919     Alfred William Harding     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  10. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1875     C4136     Florence     Merritt     ;Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.
  11. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1875     C4135     Lilian     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  12. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1878     C1672     Harold Waldron     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  13. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1880     C1935     Frank Hugh     Merritt     ;Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  14. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1883     C2511     Elenor Mary     Merritt     ;Alfred;     Lucy Harris.

Alfred William Harding Merritt1

M, b. 10 December 1873, d. 29 July 1942
  • Alfred William Harding Merritt was born on 10 December 1873 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Alfred William Merritt and Lucy Harris.1
  • At the age of 25 years, Alfred William Harding Merritt married Amelia Jane Bonner in 1899 in Queensland.3,4
  • In August 1922 Alf Merritt was appointed Shire Clerk to the Highfields Shire Council. His father Alfred had been Shire Clerk and foreman of works for 14 years. His brother Frank was the shire clerk in Toowoomba at the time.5
  • Alfred William Harding Merritt died on 29 July 1942 in Cabarlah at age 68.2,6
  • He was buried on 30 July 1942 in Cabarlah Cemetery. CE1-00F-0007.2

Child of Alfred William Harding Merritt and Amelia Jane Bonner

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1874     C3919     Alfred William Harding     Merritt;     Alfred;     Lucy Harris.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Headstone Inscription.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C3378     Alfred Harding Bonner     Merritt;     Alfred William Harding ;     Amelia Jane Bonner.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1899     C2209     Amelia Jane     Bonner;     Alfred William Harding     Merritt.
  5. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 29 August 1922 p 9 Article.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1942     C3969     Alfred William Harding     Merritt;     Alfred;      Lucy Harris.

Amy Merritt1

F, b. 1872

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Birth 1872     C3303     Amy     Merritt;     Alfred     ;Lucy Harris.