John William Newton

M, b. 18 February 1878, d. 19 July 1968
  • John William Newton was born on 18 February 1878 in Mt Kent (near Nobby), Queensland.
  • He was the son of Henry Newton and Louisa Pearce.
  • At age 11 John left home to work on his parent's farm, helping his mother stack wheat sheaves while his father did the pitching. He also lived in a tent while helping his father clear his newly selected land at Gowrie Flat. On one of his trips to Crow's Nest John aged 11, withnessed a brawl. He had to ride 15 miles to Crow's Nest, stay in the local pub and give evidence in the law suit that followed.
    When the family moved to Gowri Flat John remained on the Mt Kent property until his father sold it.
    He was a very good cricket player and expert shot.
  • In 1901 John William Newton lived in Djuan. John was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. John was a farmer, most likely living with his parents Henry and Louisa.
  • At the age of 25 years, 4 months and 19 days, John William Newton married Sarah Ruth White, daughter of Henry Gilbert White and Mary Ann Underwood, on 7 July 1903 in Haden, Queensland. They had seven children.
  • About 1911 the White family posed for a photo - Standing Amy, Charles, Annie, Sidney, Ada, John NEWTON, Rose, Gilbert. Sitting - Annie KING with Mary, Henry, Mary Ann with Rosalie, Henry Gilbert, Stanley, Sarah NEWTON with Ada.
  • On 13 March 1942,his wife, Sarah Ruth White died in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 66.
  • John William Newton died on 19 July 1968 at age 90.

Children of John William Newton and Sarah Ruth White

Martha Jane Chivell Newton

F, b. March 1865
  • Martha Jane Chivell Newton's birth was registered in the Cornwall, an unknown place Registration District in the March 1865 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of Martin Newton and Thirza Hannah Chivell.
  • Martha Jane Chivell Newton was baptized on 22 March 1865 in Ruan Lanihorne.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Martha Jane Chivell Newton was living in the household of Thirza Hannah Chivell and Martin Newton in Flushing, Cornwall. Martin is shown as a 31 year old Mariner, born Liverpool, living with his wfie Thirza aged 31 born Ruan, and their children Martha J aged 6, born Ruan, Mary M aged 3 born Flushing, and Beatrice L aged 1 year, born Flushing.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Martha Jane Chivell Newton was living in the household of Thirza Hannah Chivell in 41 St John's Place, Mylor, Cornwall. The census details show Thirza as a 41 year old widow born Ruan in Roseland, a laundress. She is living with her daughter Martha J, 16 born Ruan in Roseland, a general servant, Minnie aged 12, a scholar born Flushing, Beatrice L aged 10, a scholar born Flushing, and Edwin John aged 9 a scholar also born in Flushing.
  • Her marriage, at 22 years and 9 months, to James Charles was registered in the December 1887 Quarter in Falmouth, Cornwall Registration District.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Martha Jane Chivell Newton was living in the household of Thirza Hannah Chivell in Newquay Street, Flushing. Thirza is shown as the 51 year old head, a widowed laundress born Ruan Lanihorne living with her children Mary Jane Charles 26 married, born Ruan Lanihorne, Mary single aged 22 born Flushing, Beatrice a 20 year old milk seller born Flushing, Edwin a 19 year old Joiners apprentice born Flushing. Also living with them are grandchildren John Charles aged 3 and Beatrice Charles aged 2 months both born in Flushing.
  • Her marriage, at 36 years and 6 months, to William James Rasleigh was registered in the September 1901 Quarter in Falmouth, Cornwall Registration District.
  • Martha Jane Chivell Newton appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911.

Children of Martha Jane Chivell Newton and James Charles

Martin Newton

M, b. circa 1840, d. June 1876
  • Martin Newton was born circa 1840 in Liverpool, Lancashire.
  • His marriage to Thirza Hannah Chivell, daughter of Robert Chivell and Martha Vowden, was registered in the March 1864 Quarter in Falmouth, Cornwall Registration District.
  • Martin Newton and Thirza Hannah Chivell appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Flushing, Cornwall. Martin is shown as a 31 year old Mariner, born Liverpool, living with his wfie Thirza aged 31 born Ruan, and their children Martha J aged 6, born Ruan, Mary M aged 3 born Flushing, and Beatrice L aged 1 year, born Flushing.
  • His death was recorded with the an unknown place , an unknown place Registration District in the June 1876 Quarter.

Children of Martin Newton and Thirza Hannah Chivell

Mary Madeline Newton

F, b. 1868, d. September 1909
  • Mary Madeline Newton was born in 1868 in Flushing, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Martin Newton and Thirza Hannah Chivell.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Mary Madeline Newton was living in the household of Thirza Hannah Chivell and Martin Newton in Flushing, Cornwall. Martin is shown as a 31 year old Mariner, born Liverpool, living with his wfie Thirza aged 31 born Ruan, and their children Martha J aged 6, born Ruan, Mary M aged 3 born Flushing, and Beatrice L aged 1 year, born Flushing.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Mary Madeline Newton was living in the household of Thirza Hannah Chivell in 41 St John's Place, Mylor, Cornwall. The census details show Thirza as a 41 year old widow born Ruan in Roseland, a laundress. She is living with her daughter Martha J, 16 born Ruan in Roseland, a general servant, Minnie aged 12, a scholar born Flushing, Beatrice L aged 10, a scholar born Flushing, and Edwin John aged 9 a scholar also born in Flushing.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Mary Madeline Newton was living in the household of Thirza Hannah Chivell in Newquay Street, Flushing. Thirza is shown as the 51 year old head, a widowed laundress born Ruan Lanihorne living with her children Mary Jane Charles 26 married, born Ruan Lanihorne, Mary single aged 22 born Flushing, Beatrice a 20 year old milk seller born Flushing, Edwin a 19 year old Joiners apprentice born Flushing. Also living with them are grandchildren John Charles aged 3 and Beatrice Charles aged 2 months both born in Flushing.
  • Her death was recorded with the Falmouth, Cornwall Registration District in the September 1909 Quarter.

Mavis Ann Newton

F, b. 1910

Rosalie May Newton

F, b. 1906
  • Rosalie May Newton was born in 1906 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John William Newton and Sarah Ruth White.
  • About 1911 the White family posed for a photo - Standing Amy, Charles, Annie, Sidney, Ada, John NEWTON, Rose, Gilbert. Sitting - Annie KING with Mary, Henry, Mary Ann with Rosalie, Henry Gilbert, Stanley, Sarah NEWTON with Ada.

Rose Annie Newton

F, b. 6 April 1888, d. 22 February 1974
  • Rose Annie Newton was born on 6 April 1888 in Mount Kent, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Henry Newton and Louisa Pearce.
  • Rose Annie Newton commenced school at Crow's Nest State School in 1901.
  • At the age of 20 years, 9 months and 22 days, Rose Annie Newton married Gilbert Julius White, son of Henry Gilbert White and Mary Ann Underwood, on 28 January 1909 in Toowoomba, Queensland. After their marriage they lived with Gilbert's parents until 1919 when they moved to their own property at Maclagan.
  • About 1911 the White family posed for a photo - Standing Amy, Charles, Annie, Sidney, Ada, John NEWTON, Rose, Gilbert. Sitting - Annie KING with Mary, Henry, Mary Ann with Rosalie, Henry Gilbert, Stanley, Sarah NEWTON with Ada.
  • On 23 June 1955,her husband, Gilbert Julius White died in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 68.
  • Rose Annie Newton died on 22 February 1974 in Toowoomba at age 85.

Children of Rose Annie Newton and Gilbert Julius White

Sidney John Newton

M, b. 1913

Stanley William Newton

M, b. 1904
  • Stanley William Newton was born in 1904 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John William Newton and Sarah Ruth White.
  • About 1911 the White family posed for a photo - Standing Amy, Charles, Annie, Sidney, Ada, John NEWTON, Rose, Gilbert. Sitting - Annie KING with Mary, Henry, Mary Ann with Rosalie, Henry Gilbert, Stanley, Sarah NEWTON with Ada.

Victor William Newton

M, b. 1909

Violet Mary Newton

F, b. 1912

Violet May Newton

F, b. 1893, d. 1976
  • Violet May Newton was born in 1893 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Henry Newton and Louisa Pearce.
  • Violet May Newton commenced school at Crow's Nest State School in 1902.
  • At the age of 21 years, Violet May Newton married Alfred Collier, son of George Collier and Rhoda Brunyer, in 1914. They had six children.
  • Violet May Newton died in 1976.

Ann Nicholas

F, b. 1760
  • Ann Nicholas was born in 1760.
  • At the age of 25 years, Ann Nicholas married Thomas Chivell, son of Thomas Chivell and Grace George, on 3 October 1785 in St Agnes. The groom may have been Thomas Chivell, son of Thomas & Elizabeth baptised on 20 Oct 1764 in St Agnes.

Mary Nicholas

F
  • Mary Nicholas married an unknown person on 25 December 1869.

Edith Adele Nicholls

F, b. 13 February 1911, d. 7 April 1978

Ethel Morrison Nicholls

F, b. June 1885
  • Ethel Morrison Nicholls was born in June 1885 in Newlyn.
  • She was the daughter of James Bone Nicholls and Priscilla Warren.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Ethel Morrison Nicholls was living in the household of Priscilla Warren in St Peters Hill, Newlyn. Priscilla is shown as a 38 year old widow, mangling?, born Cornwall. Living with her are her three children:- Mary Jane aged 12; John aged 9 and Ethel M aged 5, all scholars and born in Newlyn. The family appear to be living next door to James father and sister and her family.
  • Ethel Morrison Nicholls appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in St Peters Hill, Newlyn. shown as a 5 year old born Newlyn, living with widowed mother and siblings.
  • Her marriage, at 18 years, to William Henry Weekes was registered in the 1904 Quarter, Cornwall Registration District.
  • Ethel Morrison Nicholls appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911.

James Bone Nicholls

M, b. circa 1852, d. December 1888
  • James Bone Nicholls was born circa 1852 in Newlyn, Cornwall.
  • James Bone Nicholls married Priscilla Warren, daughter of Henry Warren and Jane Maddern, on 30 June 1877 in Newlyn. The marriage record shows 30 Jun 1877 by Banns James Nicholls 25 Fisherman of Newlyn (Father: John Nicholls, Fisherman) Priscilla Warren 25 of Newlyn (Father: Henry Warren, Farmer) Witnesses: John Nicholls, R. H. Aitken.
  • James Bone Nicholls and Priscilla Warren appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in St Peters Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall. James is shown as a 28 year old fisherman, born Newlyn living with his wife Priscilla also 28 and born in Newlyn. Living with them is their daughter Mary J. aged 2 years, born Newlyn.
  • His death was recorded with the Penzance, Cornwall Registration District in the December 1888 Quarter.

Children of James Bone Nicholls and Priscilla Warren

John Nicholls

M, b. circa 1882
  • John Nicholls was born circa 1882 in Newlyn.
  • He was the son of James Bone Nicholls and Priscilla Warren.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census John Nicholls was living in the household of Priscilla Warren in St Peters Hill, Newlyn. Priscilla is shown as a 38 year old widow, mangling?, born Cornwall. Living with her are her three children:- Mary Jane aged 12; John aged 9 and Ethel M aged 5, all scholars and born in Newlyn. The family appear to be living next door to James father and sister and her family.
  • John Nicholls appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911.

Mary Jane Nicholls

F, b. September 1878
  • Mary Jane Nicholls was born in September 1878 in Newlyn, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of James Bone Nicholls and Priscilla Warren.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Mary Jane Nicholls was living in the household of Priscilla Warren and James Bone Nicholls in St Peters Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall. James is shown as a 28 year old fisherman, born Newlyn living with his wife Priscilla also 28 and born in Newlyn. Living with them is their daughter Mary J. aged 2 years, born Newlyn.
  • Mary Jane Nicholls appeared on the census of 1881 in St Peters Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall. shown as a two year old, born Newlyn and living with her parents.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Mary Jane Nicholls was living in the household of Priscilla Warren in St Peters Hill, Newlyn. Priscilla is shown as a 38 year old widow, mangling?, born Cornwall. Living with her are her three children:- Mary Jane aged 12; John aged 9 and Ethel M aged 5, all scholars and born in Newlyn. The family appear to be living next door to James father and sister and her family.

Elizabeth Nichols

F, b. 1670
  • Elizabeth Nichols was born in 1670.
  • At the age of 35 years, Elizabeth Nichols married Ambrose Gill, son of Ambrose Gill and Alice Dayne, on 17 November 1705 in Mevagissey, Cornwall. This marriage is only a possibility. There may have been two Ambrose Gill's living about this time. No death record of Ann nee Phillip has been found.

Children of Elizabeth Nichols and Ambrose Gill

Frances Alice Nicholson

F, b. 1907

Herbert Nicholson

M

Children of Herbert Nicholson and Wilhelmina Murray

James Herbert Nicholson

M, b. 1903

Mary Nicholson

F, b. 5 August 1903

Margaret Ellen Nicol

F, b. circa 1875, d. 1946
  • Margaret Ellen Nicol was born circa 1875. She was the daugther of Andrew Hunter Nicol and Ellen Lewis.
  • Margaret Ellen Nicol married James Pott in 1898 in Queensland.
  • In 1944,her husband, James Pott died in Queensland.
  • Margaret Ellen Nicol died in 1946 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Children of Margaret Ellen Nicol and James Pott

Daisy Isobel Nicoll

F, b. circa 1905

Mary Nicolls

F, b. 1903, d. 1960

Levi Nicols

M, b. 1865
  • Levi Nicols was born in 1865 in West Chinnock, Somerset.
  • He was the son of Walter Nicols and Sarah Jane Hockey.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Levi Nicols was living in the household of Sarah Jane Hockey and Walter Nicols in North Street, West Chinnock, Somerset. Walter is shown as a 40 year old master bootmaker born West Chinnock, living with his wife Sarah J, 40 a dressmaker born Middle Chinnock, and son Levi 16, born West Chinnock, and niece Jane Hockey 6 born West Chinnock.

Walter Nicols

M, b. 1841
  • Walter Nicols was born in 1841 in West Chinnock, Somerset.
  • At the age of 22 years, Walter Nicols married Sarah Jane Hockey, daughter of Edmund Hockey and Ann Pope, in 1863 in Yeovil, Somerset.
  • Walter Nicols and Sarah Jane Hockey appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in North Street, West Chinnock, Somerset. Walter is shown as a 40 year old master bootmaker born West Chinnock, living with his wife Sarah J, 40 a dressmaker born Middle Chinnock, and son Levi 16, born West Chinnock, and niece Jane Hockey 6 born West Chinnock.

Child of Walter Nicols and Sarah Jane Hockey

Hilda Mary Nieman

F, b. 1886, d. 1960