William Harding Merritt

M, b. 1833, d. 11 December 1893
  • William Harding Merritt was born in 1833.
  • He was the son of William Merritt and Elizabeth Harding.
  • William Harding Merritt died on 11 December 1893 in Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "A man named Merritt was brought into the Toowoomba Hospital this afternoon from Clifton suffering from poison from laudanum, and he died two hours after his admission. The case has been placed in the hands of the police."
  • He was buried on 12 December 1893 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PUB2-1R2-0009.

Mary Merryn

F, b. circa 1600
  • Mary Merryn was born circa 1600.
  • Mary Merryn married Henry Gill on 15 April 1627 in Cornwall.

Children of Mary Merryn and Henry Gill

Anna Louisa Mesken

F, b. 1896, d. 1969
  • Anna Louisa Mesken was born in 1896 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck.
  • At the age of 31 years, Anna Louisa Mesken married Robert Noffke in 1927 in Queensland.
  • Anna Louisa Mesken died in 1969 in Queensland.

August Ludwig Mesken

M, b. 1887, d. 1928

Jacob Mesken and Augusta Blanck with their three eldest children August (at back), Emilie (Mille) and Carl (front). Taken about 1895. Photo thanks to Noeleen

Carl August Mesken

M, b. 26 June 1892, d. 10 January 1938

Jacob Mesken and Augusta Blanck with their three eldest children August (at back), Emilie (Mille) and Carl (front). Taken about 1895. Photo thanks to Noeleen

Christie Mesken

M, b. 1900, d. 4 July 1974

Emilie (Millie) Mesken

F, b. 1890, d. 19 January 1916

Jacob Mesken and Augusta Blanck with their three eldest children August (at back), Emilie (Mille) and Carl (front). Taken about 1895. Photo thanks to Noeleen
  • Emilie (Millie) Mesken was born in 1890 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck.
  • Emilie (Millie) Mesken died on 19 January 1916 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Child of Emilie (Millie) Mesken

Herman Mesken

M, b. 1900, d. 1900

Herman (Herb) Mesken

M, b. 21 September 1904, d. 5 July 1976
  • Herman (Herb) Mesken was born on 21 September 1904 in Bergen, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck.
  • Herman (Herb) Mesken died on 5 July 1976 in Queensland at age 71.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Jacob Mesken

M, b. 1 June 1850, d. 10 April 1919

Jacob Mesken and Augusta Blanck with their three eldest children August (at back), Emilie (Mille) and Carl (front). Taken about 1895. Photo thanks to Noeleen
  • Jacob Mesken was born on 1 June 1850 in Netherlands. He was the son of Wilhelm Mesken and Mary Fransen.
  • At the age of 35 years, Jacob Mesken married Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck, daughter of Carl August Ludwig Blanck and Ernestine Scharlan, in 1886 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Jacob was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. Jacob was a farmer.
  • Jacob Mesken died on 10 April 1919 in Queensland at age 68.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Children of Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck

Jacob Mesken

M, b. 27 June 1894, d. 20 May 1985

Jacob William Mesken

M, b. 1888, d. 1889

Martha Auguste Mesken

F, b. 16 May 1902, d. 28 January 1975

Mary Mesken

F, b. 1906

William Charles Mesken

M, b. 1910

Esther du Mesnil

F, b. circa 1615

Children of Esther du Mesnil and Estienne Cossart Third

Isabell Meston

F, b. circa 1840, d. 1905
  • Isabell Meston was born circa 1840. She was the daughter of James Meston and Isabella.
  • Isabell Meston married William Dickie circa 1860.
  • In 1889,her husband, William Dickie died in Queensland.
  • Isabell Meston appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Ravensbourne. She carried out domestic duties.
  • Isabell Meston died in 1905 in Queensland.

Children of Isabell Meston and William Dickie

Ada Alice Metcalf

F, b. 1 July 1855
  • Ada Alice Metcalf was born on 1 July 1855 in Tasmania.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • At the age of 22 years, Ada Alice Metcalf married Robert Wicombe in 1878 in Tasmania.

Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf

F, b. 20 August 1888, d. 25 March 1963
  • Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf was born on 20 August 1888 in Tasmania.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Joseph John Metcalf and Caroline Selina Watts.
  • At the age of 19 years, 7 months and 26 days, Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf married Samuel Duffield on 15 April 1908 in Tasmania.
  • Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf died on 25 March 1963 at age 74.

Charles Foord Metcalf

M, b. 1823
  • Charles Foord Metcalf was born in 1823 in Tasmania. He was the son of Maria.
  • At the age of 32 years, Charles Foord Metcalf married Ann Thorn in 1855 in Tasmania.

Children of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn

Charles James Lucas Metcalf

M, b. 30 October 1856, d. 1914
  • Charles James Lucas Metcalf was born on 30 October 1856 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • Charles James Lucas Metcalf died in 1914 in Victoria.

Edgar George Metcalf

M, b. 7 June 1907, d. 28 June 1985

Edward Joseph John Metcalf

M, b. 1861, d. 1945

Children of Edward Joseph John Metcalf and Caroline Selina Watts

Edward Joseph Kent Metcalf

M, b. 19 September 1886, d. 7 July 1968

Ernest Victor Metcalf

M, b. 3 September 1864

Ethel Gertrude Metcalf

F, b. 1898

Frederick William Metcalf

M, b. 23 September 1860, d. 12 November 1892
  • Frederick William Metcalf was born on 23 September 1860 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • At the age of 25 years, 3 months and 21 days, Frederick William Metcalf married Emma Watts, daughter of William Kent Watts and Maria Burgess, on 13 January 1886 in Tasmania.
  • On 3 April 1890,his wife, Emma Watts died in Tasmania at age 28.
  • Frederick William Metcalf died on 12 November 1892 in Tasmania at age 32.

George Randolf Metcalf

M, b. 30 September 1868, d. 25 February 1869
  • George Randolf Metcalf was born on 30 September 1868 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • George Randolf Metcalf died on 25 February 1869 in Tasmania.

Laurence Bernard Metcalf

M, b. 30 March 1904, d. 10 April 1986

Leslie John Metcalf

M, b. 25 May 1894, d. 7 June 1917
  • Leslie John Metcalf was born on 25 May 1894 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Edward Joseph John Metcalf and Caroline Selina Watts.
  • Leslie John Metcalf enlisted in the Military on 15 May 1916 in Tasmania. His service number was 1911 and he joined the 2/40 Batallion. He was a 21 year old farmer and his next of kin was his father Edward METCALF of Burnie. Les was 5'51/2" tall, 9 stone, with fair complexion, brown eyes and brown hair.
    He served in France and was wounded in action on 30 April 1917. He recovered and rejoined his unit.
  • Leslie John Metcalf killed in action on 7 June 1917 in France at age 23.
  • He was buried in Ypres Memorial Cemetery.