Percy Hermann Mewing

M, b. 13 June 1894, d. 2 July 1967
  • Percy Hermann Mewing was born on 13 June 1894 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hermann Theodor Mewing and Ellen Tweedale.
  • At the age of 24 years, 4 months and 22 days, Percy Hermann Mewing married Margaret Ellen Egan, daughter of Stephen Egan and Bridget Meaney, on 4 November 1918 in Queensland.
  • Percy Hermann Mewing and Margaret Ellen Egan appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Percy was a grocers assistant and Margaret carried out home duties. They may have lived with Percy's parents who owned the store.
  • Percy Hermann Mewing appeared on the Electoral Roll with Hermann Theodor Mewing and Ellen Tweedale between 1934 and 1937 in Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Herman still managed the grocery store, with his children Percy, Dorothy (who disappeared from the roll by 1937) and Robert (Bob) all working for him. Margert his daughter-in-law and Ellen his wife carried out home duties.
  • An article appeared in the The Courier Mail on on 10 September 1937 stating that "At a meeting of the Crow's Nest and District Ratepayers' Progress Association Mr. C. Donaldson was appointed secretary in place of Mr J. Maddern, who had resigned. Mr. P. Mewing was appointed treasurer. Mr. P. Guy gave notice of motion that the matter of having the pig yards shifted from the centre of the town, should be brought, up at the next meeting.
  • Percy Hermann Mewing was listed as the next of kin of John Francis Mewing when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 30 May 1941 in Crow's Nest. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father Percy. His service number was QX37488 (Q103347). He was discharged with the rank of Corporal on 10 Apr 1946 from the 25th Australian Infantry Battalion.
  • Percy Hermann Mewing and Margaret Ellen Egan appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at an unknown place . Percy was still a grocers assistant but most likely ran the shop. Margaret carried out home duties. Their two sons John and Kevin were listed as grocers, while Percy's brother Bob also worked in the store. Bob's wife Gladys carried out home duties. By 1949 Percy and Margaret has left the shop, leaving the store in the care of Bob and Gladys.
  • Percy Hermann Mewing died on 2 July 1967 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 73.
  • He was buried on 4 July 1967 in Toowong Cemetery.

Child of Percy Hermann Mewing and Margaret Ellen Egan

Robert William Mewing

M, b. 19 July 1909, d. 1970
  • Robert William Mewing also went by the name of Bob.
  • He was born on 19 July 1909 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hermann Theodor Mewing and Ellen Tweedale.
  • Robert William Mewing appeared on the Electoral Roll with Hermann Theodor Mewing and Ellen Tweedale between 1934 and 1937 in Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Herman still managed the grocery store, with his children Percy, Dorothy (who disappeared from the roll by 1937) and Robert (Bob) all working for him. Margert his daughter-in-law and Ellen his wife carried out home duties.
  • Robert William Mewing enlisted in the Australian Army on 18 August 1942 in Crow's Nest. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his wife Gladys. His service number was Q232634. He was discharged on 23 Oct 1945 with the rank of Private in the 7th Battalion.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Percy Hermann Mewing and Margaret Ellen Egan in 1943. Percy was still a grocers assistant but most likely ran the shop. Margaret carried out home duties. Their two sons John and Kevin were listed as grocers, while Percy's brother Bob also worked in the store. Bob's wife Gladys carried out home duties. By 1949 Percy and Margaret has left the shop, leaving the store in the care of Bob and Gladys.
  • Robert William Mewing appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1947 and 1954 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Bob was a shop assistant and Gladys carried out home duties.
  • Robert William Mewing died in 1970 in Queensland.

Theodore Carl Mewing

M, b. 1880, d. 1924
  • Theodore Carl Mewing was born in 1880 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hermann Mewing and Maria Louise Justine Schmidt.
  • Theodore Carl Mewing appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1919 living at Crow's Nest. He was a jeweller. His brother Hermann was a grocer in Crow's Nest at the time.
  • Theodore Carl Mewing died in 1924 in Queensland.

Trougott Hermann Johannas Mewing

M, b. 1868, d. 1939
  • Trougott Hermann Johannas Mewing was born in 1868 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hermann Mewing and Maria Louise Justine Schmidt.
  • Trougott Hermann Johannas Mewing died in 1939 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir)

F, b. 4 February 1816, d. 21 October 1863
  • Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir) was born on 4 February 1816 in Altenkrampe, Germany. She was the daughter of Christian Frederick Meyer and Anna Katherine Potsch.
  • At the age of 24 years, 8 months and 21 days, Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir) married Carl Heinrich Hauf on 25 October 1840 in Schleswig-Holstien, Germany. Their children's surnames were spelt Howe, Hovey or Hove. Julianna's was spelt Hauf.
  • Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir) and Carl Heinrich Hauf immigrated to Queensland on 5 September 1863. Carl aged 48, and Catherina aged 45 travelled on the Beausite with their children:- Wilhelmina 20, Juliana 18, Ernst 15, Marie 13, Wilhelm 9, Anna 6 and Johanna 3 on the Beausite. The surname was spelt HOWE. Heinrich Thies, who later married Wilhelmina was also on the ship which sailed from Harmsdorf Holstein Germany.
    Carl took up farming at the German Station (now Nundah & Zillmere in Brisbane.)
  • Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir) died on 21 October 1863 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 47. After her death Carl remarried twice. Firstly to Myra WiebkceScharf Puet. Puet was her married name prior to her marriage to Carl. Her husband, daughter in-law and two Grandsons perished on the voyage out from Germany.

Children of Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir) and Carl Heinrich Hauf

Bridget Meyers

F, b. circa 1865, d. 1923

Peter Johann Henrich Meyn

M, b. circa 1860

Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis

F, b. 14 August 1833, d. 10 April 1921
  • Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis was born on 14 August 1833 in Kuhblank, Mecklenberg, Germany.
  • Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis married Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht circa 1858.
  • Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis and Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht 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.
  • Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. She carried out home duties. Her sons Carl, Herman and John Frederick farmed at Goombungee.
  • On 11 February 1911,her husband, Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht died in Queensland at age 78.
  • Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis 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.
  • Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis died on 10 April 1921 in Queensland at age 87.
  • She was buried on 11 April 1922 in Goombungee Cemetery.

Children of Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis and Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht

Ann Middleton

F
  • Ann Middleton witnessed the death of Sampson Chambers on 3 April 1870 in 2 Court Dartmouth Street, Aston, Warwick, England; According to his death certificate he was a 44 year old coal miner who died from ulceration of his stomach which he had suffered from for 18 months, and an intestinal obstruction for three days before his death. The death certificate was signed by Ann Middleton (with her X mark) and was registered on 6 April 1870.

Doris Mary Middleton

F, b. 24 April 1901, d. July 1987
  • Doris Mary Middleton was born on 24 April 1901.
  • She was the daughter of Richard Middleton and Beatrice Bunce.
  • On 10 July 1914 Doris aged 13 years 2 months; Lawrence 11 years 3 months; Jaock 9 years 9 months and Fred 6 years 11 months were enrolled in the Pinelands State School. Their father Richard was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • At the age of 21 years, Doris Mary Middleton married Frederick Edward Jones, son of Thomas Jones and Ellen Cumpstone, in 1923 in Queensland.
  • Doris Mary Middleton and Frederick Edward Jones appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1958 living at Virginia. Doris was registered as living at Mountain Camp and Fred at Virginia where he was a farmer. Doris remained at this address until 1980 when she moved to Esk Street, Crow's Nest.
  • On 16 May 1961,her husband, Frederick Edward Jones died in Queensland.
  • Doris Mary Middleton died in July 1987 at age 86.
  • She was buried on 8 July 1987 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Elizabeth Middleton

F, b. 1893, d. 1960

Frederick Middleton

M, b. 19 July 1907, d. 29 May 1983
  • Frederick Middleton was born on 19 July 1907 in London, England.
  • He was the son of Richard Middleton and Beatrice Bunce.
  • On 10 July 1914 Doris aged 13 years 2 months; Lawrence 11 years 3 months; Jaock 9 years 9 months and Fred 6 years 11 months were enrolled in the Pinelands State School. Their father Richard was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • At the age of 21 years, Frederick Middleton married Hazel Doris Lamb in 1929 in Queensland.
  • Frederick Middleton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Mountain Camp Road, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.
  • He and Hazel Doris Lamb appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1932 and 1934 living at Emu Creek. Fred was a farmer and Hazel carried out home duties.
  • Frederick Middleton and Hazel Doris Lamb appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Crow's Nest.
  • Frederick Middleton enlisted in the Australian Army on 29 September 1941 in Toowoomba He was living at Gatton at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his wife Hazel. His service number was QX34192 (Q7587). He was discharged on 9 Sept 1944 with the rank of Corporal in the 2/10 Battalion.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1949 living at 9 Trevathen Street, Toowoomba. Fred was a telegraph linesman.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Jondaryan. Fred was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at 9th Avenue, Palm Beach.
  • Frederick Middleton died on 29 May 1983 in Queensland at age 75.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

John Etruria (Jack) Middleton

M, b. 2 October 1904, d. 6 February 1976
  • John Etruria (Jack) Middleton was also known as Jack.
  • He was born on 2 October 1904.
  • He was the son of Richard Middleton and Beatrice Bunce.
  • In July 1914 Doris aged 13 years 2 months; Lawrence 11 years 3 months; Jaock 9 years 9 months and Fred 6 years 11 months were enrolled in the Pinelands State School. Their father Richard was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • John Etruria (Jack) Middleton appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1963 living at Beverley, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.
  • John Etruria (Jack) Middleton married Joyce Olive Unknown circa 1965.
  • John Etruria (Jack) Middleton and Joyce Olive Unknown appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1968 and 1972 living at Beverley, Crow's Nest. John, a farmer, is shown as living at Beverley and Joyce at Emu Creek. An Elizabeth Middleton is also living at "Beverley" in 1968.
  • John Etruria (Jack) Middleton died on 6 February 1976 in Queensland at age 71.
  • He was buried on 9 February 1976 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Lawrence Middleton

M, b. 25 March 1903, d. 27 February 1998
  • Lawrence Middleton was born on 25 March 1903.
  • He was the son of Richard Middleton and Beatrice Bunce.
  • In July 1914 Doris aged 13 years 2 months; Lawrence 11 years 3 months; Jaock 9 years 9 months and Fred 6 years 11 months were enrolled in the Pinelands State School. Their father Richard was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • Around 1924 Lawrence Middleton purchased land from William Mitchell. The land was opposite Old Woman's Hut Creek.
  • Lawrence Middleton appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1934 living at Crow's Nest. He was a farmhand.
  • In August 1925 Lawrence came of the back of a motor cycle as reported by The Brisbane Courier on 3 Aug 1925 :-"Accident - Laurence Middleton, 22 years, farmer, of Crow's Nest district, was riding on the back of a motor cycle on Saturday. He was thrown off when the motor cycle passed over a rut, and received a large lacerated and contused wound on the left cheek, abrasions on the forehead, both bands, and left knee. Middleton, who also suffered from shock, was brought into the Toowoomba Hospital for treatment.
  • At the age of 34 years, Lawrence Middleton married Catherine Agnes Charlton, daughter of Frank Charlton and Annie May Bidgood, in 1938 in Queensland.
  • Lawrence Middleton and Catherine Agnes Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1980 living at Crow's Nest. Lawrence was a farm hand and Catherine carried out home duties. In 1972 their son was listed as living at Oakdale, perhaps the name of Lawrence and Catherine's property.
  • On 13 May 1983,his wife, Catherine Agnes Charlton died in Queensland.
  • Lawrence Middleton died on 27 February 1998 at age 94.
  • He was buried on 3 March 1998 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Nellie Florence Middleton

F, b. 8 March 1891, d. 1 February 1973
  • Nellie Florence Middleton was born on 8 March 1891 in Chelsea, London, England.
  • At the age of 29 years, 11 months and 15 days, Nellie Florence Middleton married Herbert Lacey, son of William Lacey and Sarah Ann McCullogh, on 23 February 1921 in Mission Hall, Leichardt St, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane.
  • Nellie Florence Middleton died on 1 February 1973 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 81.

Richard Middleton

M, b. 1860, d. 15 September 1950
  • Richard Middleton was born in 1860. He was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth.
  • He was the son of Thomas Middleton and Elizabeth Unknown.
  • His marriage, at 42 years, to Beatrice Bunce was registered in the June 1902 Quarter in Stockport, Cheshire Registration District.
  • Richard Middleton enrolled his chidlren in the Pinelands State School in July 1914. He was a farmer of Pinelands at the time; Doris aged 13 years 2 months; Lawrence 11 years 3 months; Jaock 9 years 9 months and Fred 6 years 11 months were enrolled in the Pinelands State School. Their father Richard was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • He and Beatrice Bunce appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1943 living at Pinelands. Richard was a farmer and Beatrice carried out home duties.
  • On 6 February 1944,his wife, Beatrice Bunce died in Queensland.
  • Richard Middleton died on 15 September 1950 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 17 September 1950 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Richard Middleton and Beatrice Bunce

Robert Middleton

M, b. 1872, d. 30 March 1932

Thomas Middleton

M, b. circa 1830
  • Thomas Middleton was born circa 1830.
  • Thomas Middleton married Elizabeth Unknown circa 1855.

Children of Thomas Middleton and Elizabeth Unknown

Louisa Emma Midgely

F, b. 1845, d. 1934
  • Louisa Emma Midgely was born in 1845.
  • At the age of 21 years, Louisa Emma Midgely married Thomas Samuel Tidd, son of Thomas Samuel Tidd and Elizabeth Eyles, on 10 November 1866 in Foxhill, Nelson, New Zealand.
  • At the time of their daugher Frances' marriage to Henry Gibson on 11 April 1894, Louisa Emma Midgely and Thomas Samuel Tidd lived in Foxhill, Nelson.
  • Louisa Emma Midgely died in 1934 in New Zealand.

Children of Louisa Emma Midgely and Thomas Samuel Tidd

Cecelia Jane Miles

F, b. 1910

Florence May Miles

F, b. circa 1895

Children of Florence May Miles and George Robert Cubis

Frances Lily Miles

F, b. 1910, d. 8 November 1936
  • Frances Lily Miles was born in 1910.
  • At the age of 26 years, Frances Lily Miles married Frank Noel Cresswell, son of Cecil Horatio Cresswell and Margaret Greenaway, on 28 February 1936 in New Zealand.
  • Frances Lily Miles died on 8 November 1936 in New Zealand.
  • She was buried on 11 November 1936 in Waitakere Cemetery, Auckland.

Iva Roxburgh Wentworth Miles

M, b. circa 1890

James Miles

M

John Thomas Miles

M, b. circa 1885

Child of John Thomas Miles and Annie Eliza Witt

Joseph Henry Miles

M, b. 1879, d. 31 May 1953
  • Joseph Henry Miles was born in 1879. He was the son of Joseph Miles and Mary Ann Nicholas.
  • At the age of 29 years, Joseph Henry Miles married Eda Amelia Schultz, daughter of Carl August Schultz and Augusta Henriette Wenzel Abraham, in June 1908 in Zahley Congregational Church, Doctor's Creek, Queensland. They purchased a home in Toowoomba where Eda raised a family of five and worked as a midwife for Dr Horne and Dr McKenzie.
  • Joseph Henry Miles died on 31 May 1953 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 2 June 1953 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. CE1-6-005-0045.

Mary Ann Miles

F, b. circa 1900

Myra Evelyn Miles

F, b. 1918, d. 12 December 2009
  • Myra Evelyn Miles was born in 1918.
  • Myra Evelyn Miles married Graham Balflour Cossart, son of Albert Leslie Cossart and Mary Anne Batch, circa 1945.
  • Myra Evelyn Miles died on 12 December 2009 in Brisbane. She was living at Canossa Care, Oxley at the time of her death.
  • She was buried on 16 December 2009. Her funeral notice in The Courier Mail on 16 December read COSSART, Myra Evelyn, late of Canossa Care Oxley. Passed away 12th December, 2009.Aged 91 Years Beloved Wife of Graham (decd), loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Lyndy and Ian, much loved Grandmother of Arran and Melanie, Thom (decd) and Peter, and Great-grandmother of Madeleine, Harry and George.
    Family and Friends are invited to attend a Service to Commemorate Myras Life to be held at St.
    Matthews Anglican Church, Cnr Oxley and Sherwood Roads, Sherwood, Thursday, 17th December, 2009 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Wesley Hospital Foundation (Breast Cancer) appreciated.
    ALEX GOW FUNERALS.

Albertine Milke

F, b. 1849, d. 14 August 1914
  • Albertine Milke was born in 1849 in Germany.
  • At the age of 20 years, Albertine Milke married Christian (Ludwig) Kuhl, son of Christian Kuhl and Wilhelmina Dameski, on 6 December 1869 in Germany.
  • Albertine Milke and Christian (Ludwig) Kuhl immigrated on 20 August 1873. Ludwig, 27 and Albertine 26, travelled on the Friedeburg with their infant daughter Bertha who died on the journey. A son was born on the voyage, but he too died.
  • In 1890,Albertine Milke's daughter, Anna Kuhl was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.
  • Albertine Milke and Christian (Ludwig) Kuhl appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). Ludwig was a farmer. Their son John Albert was a labourer.
  • On 23 January 1909,her husband, Christian (Ludwig) Kuhl died in Queensland at age 63.
  • Albertine Milke died on 14 August 1914 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Children of Albertine Milke and Christian (Ludwig) Kuhl

Francis Milkins

M, b. 1906
  • Francis Milkins was born in 1906 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Alfred Richter and Margaret Frances Milkins.
  • On circa 1910 his name was legally changed to Francis Richter He was adopted by Alfred Richter when his mother married Alfred in 1910.
  • At the age of 23 years, Francis Milkins married Emily Jane Blinco, daughter of John Walton Blinco and Mary Edith Spence, on 9 February 1929 in Toowoomba, Queensland. Francis was also known as Francis Richter.
  • On 7 August 1941 The following article appeared in the Rockhampton Morning Bulletin :-

    "DIVORCE ACTION
    In the Supreme Court yesterday, before Mr Justice Brennan, Emily Jane Richter, Biloela, petitioned for a divorce from Francis Richter on the ground of desertion. The action was undefended.
    Mr A. Bradford Instructed by Messrs Rees R. and Sydney Jones) appeared for the plaintiff.
    The plaintiff, in evidence, said she was married to the defendant on February 9, 1929, at Toowoomba. The marriage took place on a Saturday. After the marriage the defendant took her to an hotel, where he had engaged a double room. He then said, "Hooray, Im going back to my work." The defendant did not return to the hotel on the Saturday or Sunday. Witness saw him in the street on the following Monday and they conversed for about half an hour. He told her he had been working In the country during the week-end. Witness did not see him again until the Thursday when she spoke to him in the street. He said that he had had a droving trip offered to him at Dalby and that he was going. The next Monday witness spoke to the defendant again and he said he was "Just going." The defendant had given witness no money for her support.
    Continuing, witness said she did not see the defendant again for about 12 months. Early in 1930 she was working at Crow's Nest and the defendant came to see her. He told her that he had gone through a form of marriage with another woman. Witness knew that the defendant had been convicted for bigamy at Gympie and that he had been sentenced to 18 months' imprisonment. She saw him again at Crow's Nest after he had been in prison. She told him she was going to sue him for maintenance for their child. In 1933 an order against the defendant for payment of 10s. weekly for maintenance of the child was made. The defendant paid for about 12 months. After that the defend-ant paid no more money and witness could not find him. She had not seen the defendant since.
    His Honour granted judgement nisi, returnable after three months, the plaintiff to have custody of the child. He also ordered that prior to the order being made absolute the plaintiff must file a certified copy of her marriage certificate. Costs amounting to £84 were awarded against the defendant.
    "