Oliver Best

M, b. 14 August 1836, d. March 1901
  • Oliver Best was baptized on 14 August 1836 in Somerset.
  • He was the son of Robert Best and Jane Unknown.
  • At the age of 22 years, 6 months and 1 day, Oliver Best married Dinah Hockey, daughter of Thomas Hockey and Elizabeth Chant, on 15 February 1859 in Somerset, England.
  • Oliver Best and Dinah Hockey appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Somerset, England. Oliver is shown as a 38 year old farm labourer born Chiselborough, living with his wife Dinah 37 and children John 9, Edwin 7, Mary 5 and Emily 2 all born Chiselborough.
  • Oliver Best and Dinah Hockey appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Somerset. Oliver is shown as a 47 year old farm labourer living with his wife Dinah, and children Edwin 17 a labourer; Mary Jane 15 a domestic servant; Emily 12 a domestic servant and Walter 10 a scholar. All the family were born in Chiselborough.
  • His death was recorded with the Yeovil, Somerset Registration District in the March 1901 Quarter.

Children of Oliver Best and Dinah Hockey

Robert Best

M, b. circa 1797
  • Robert Best was born circa 1797 in Norton Sub Hamdon.
  • Robert Best married Jane Unknown on 21 May 1823 in Norton Sub Hamdon.

Child of Robert Best and Jane Unknown

Walter Best

M, b. 1881
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Walter Best was living in the household of Oliver Best and Dinah Hockey in Somerset. Oliver is shown as a 47 year old farm labourer living with his wife Dinah, and children Edwin 17 a labourer; Mary Jane 15 a domestic servant; Emily 12 a domestic servant and Walter 10 a scholar. All the family were born in Chiselborough.
  • Walter Best was born in 1881 in Somerset, England.
  • He was the son of Oliver Best and Dinah Hockey.

Olga Besthbestle

F, b. circa 1890, d. 1957
  • Olga Besthbestle was born circa 1890. She was the daughter of Heinrich Bestonbostel and Emielie Biermann.
  • Olga Besthbestle married Karl Lindemeier circa 1920.
  • Olga Besthbestle and Karl Lindemeier appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Cooyar. Karl was a farmer as was their son Heinrich.
  • Olga Besthbestle died in 1957 in Queensland.

Children of Olga Besthbestle and Karl Lindemeier

Charles Edward Beswick

M, b. 1888, d. 1927
  • Charles Edward Beswick was born in 1888 in New Zealand.
  • At the age of 24 years, Charles Edward Beswick married Amy Beach, daughter of John Octavius Beach and Eleanor Sutton, in 1912 in New Zealand.
  • Charles Edward Beswick died in 1927 in New Zealand.

Children of Charles Edward Beswick and Amy Beach

Maisie Amy Valerie Beswick

F, b. 29 December 1918, d. 8 September 1988
  • Maisie Amy Valerie Beswick was born on 29 December 1918 in New Zealand.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Edward Beswick and Amy Beach.
  • At the age of 25 years, 7 months and 10 days, Maisie Amy Valerie Beswick married Frank Logue Currie on 8 August 1944 in New Zealand.
  • In 1984,her husband, Frank Logue Currie died in New Zealand.
  • Maisie Amy Valerie Beswick died on 8 September 1988 in New Zealand at age 69.

Sydney Edward Beswick

M, b. 31 August 1913, d. 27 January 1977
  • Sydney Edward Beswick was born on 31 August 1913 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of Charles Edward Beswick and Amy Beach.
  • Sydney Edward Beswick died on 27 January 1977 in New Zealand at age 63.

Albert Charles Betts

M, b. 31 July 1896

Alfred Alex Thomas Betts

M, b. 17 September 1899
  • Alfred Alex Thomas Betts was born on 17 September 1899 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of George Thomas Betts and Selina Burgess.
  • At the age of 24 years, 1 month and 28 days, Alfred Alex Thomas Betts married Emma Elizabeth Riley on 14 November 1923 in Tasmania.
  • Alfred Alex Thomas Betts enlisted in the Australian Army on 1 July 1942 in Tasmania His service number was T50976 and he was living at Railton at the time he enlisted. He gave his next of kin as his wife Emma BETTS.

Allen George Betts

M, b. 13 January 1915, d. 8 May 1918
  • Allen George Betts was born on 13 January 1915 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of George Thomas Betts and Selina Burgess.
  • Allen George Betts died on 8 May 1918 in Latrobe Hospital at age 3.

Edith May Betts

F, b. 21 February 1912

Edward Frank Betts

M, b. 19 July 1902

Elsie May Betts

F, b. 22 April 1901, d. 21 July 1901

Frederick Edward James (Jim) Betts

M, b. 10 March 1872, d. 20 July 1954
  • Frederick Edward James (Jim) Betts was born on 10 March 1872 in Tasmania. He was the son of Frederick James BETTS and Sarah Jane SMITH.
  • At the age of 20 years, 7 months and 8 days, Frederick Edward James (Jim) Betts married Emma Burgess, daughter of William Burgess and Rebecca Pickett, on 18 October 1892 in Tasmania.
  • On 6 October 1943,his wife, Emma Burgess died in Pardoe Street, East Devonport, at age 75. She died at her home.
  • Frederick Edward James (Jim) Betts died on 20 July 1954 in 5 Pardoe Street, East Devonport, at age 82.
  • He was buried on 22 July 1954 in Railton Cemetery.

Children of Frederick Edward James (Jim) Betts and Emma Burgess

George Thomas Betts

M, b. 18 September 1874, d. 25 November 1972
  • George Thomas Betts was also known as Skipper.
  • He was born on 18 September 1874 in Collingwood, Victoria. He was the son of George BETTS and Elizabeth or (Bertha) ATTO.
  • At the age of 24 years, 8 months and 6 days, George Thomas Betts married Selina Burgess, daughter of George Burgess and Mary Ann Smith, on 24 May 1899 in Tasmania. George was a farmer.
  • George Thomas Betts died on 25 November 1972 in Tasmania at age 98.

Children of George Thomas Betts and Selina Burgess

Hilda Elizabeth Betts

F, b. 18 December 1909

Horice Gilbert Betts

M, b. 19 March 1899

Ivy May Betts

F, b. 9 November 1894

Leonard Augustus Betts

M, b. 21 December 1903, d. 27 October 1979
  • Leonard Augustus Betts was born on 21 December 1903 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of George Thomas Betts and Selina Burgess.
  • At the age of 25 years, Leonard Augustus Betts married Thelma Veronica Bartlett in 1929 in New South Wales.
  • Leonard Augustus Betts died on 27 October 1979 at age 75.
  • He was buried in Queensland.

Mary Alice Betts

F, b. circa 1875, d. 1948

William Frederick James Betts

M, b. 6 February 1893

Joan Bettsworth

F, b. 1596, d. May 1636
  • Joan Bettsworth was born in 1596.
  • She was the daughter of Sir Peter Bettsworth and Ellen Uvedale.
  • At the age of 28 years, Joan Bettsworth married Thomas Lillywhite on 17 October 1624.
  • Joan Bettsworth died in May 1636.
  • Daughter and third child of Peter Bettsworth & Ellen Uvedale of Colmer.

Child of Joan Bettsworth and Thomas Lillywhite

Sir Peter Bettsworth

M, b. 1562, d. 1634

Child of Sir Peter Bettsworth and Ellen Uvedale

Johanna Friedricke Beuschel

F, b. 1860, d. 23 May 1941

Children of Johanna Friedricke Beuschel and Charles August Ludwig Blanck

Agnes Beatrice Minnie Beutel

F, b. 25 February 1903, d. 24 March 1952
  • Agnes Beatrice Minnie Beutel was born on 25 February 1903 in Ravensbourne, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Gustave Frederick August (Gus) Beutel and Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf.
  • At the age of 22 years, Agnes Beatrice Minnie Beutel married Alex Frank Burger in 1926 in Queensland.
  • Agnes Beatrice Minnie Beutel died on 24 March 1952 in Brisbane at age 49.

Alfred Beutel

M, b. 2 September 1906, d. 12 September 1906

Allan Gustav Beutel

M, b. 25 November 1917, d. 11 June 2013

Andrew Archey Beutel

M, b. 1910, d. 6 August 2004
  • Andrew Archey Beutel was born in 1910 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Beutel and Maria (Mary) Lebsanft.
  • At the age of 26 years, Andrew Archey Beutel married Ruby Annie Patava, daughter of William John Patava and Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff, in 1936 in Queensland.
  • Andrew Archey Beutel appeared on the Electoral Roll with Edward Beutel and Maria (Mary) Lebsanft between 1937 and 1943 in Murra Murra. Edward was a farmer. Their son Andrew also farmed at Murra Murra.
  • Andrew Archey Beutel and Ruby Annie Patava appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1954 living at Murra Murra. Andrew was a farmer.
  • In 1967,his wife, Ruby Annie Patava died in Queensland.
  • Andrew Archey Beutel appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1977 and 1980 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest.
  • Andrew Archey Beutel died on 6 August 2004.
  • He was buried on 11 August 2004 in Goombungee Cemetery.

August Fredrieck Beutel

M, b. 1 June 1844, d. 3 April 1913
  • August Fredrieck Beutel was born on 1 June 1844 in Germany. He was the son of Christian Beutel.
  • August Fredrieck Beutel married Louisa Caroline Auguste Burlow circa 1870.
  • Conditional approval for August Fredrieck Beutel's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 80 acres of land at Beauaraba (Ravensbourne). Gus Beutel also selected land at Ravensbourne at the same time. "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."
  • He. The Queenslander reported that applications for certificates at Ravensbourne for the following selections were adjourned for inspection:- John M'Laughlan, William Richards, August F. Beutel, Gustav F. Beutel, Robert Shedden, Ann Walsh, Donald A McDonald, Hugh M'Erlean, Mary Ryan, Charles McQuillan, Frederick Reuschle, Jacob Weller, Harriet E. Austin, Emma L. Austin, Charles Wallace, Henry McLeod, and William J. H. Austin.
  • August Fredrieck Beutel died on 3 April 1913 in Logan Reserve, Queensland, at age 68.

Child of August Fredrieck Beutel and Louisa Caroline Auguste Burlow

Bernard Henry Beutel

M, b. 7 May 1919, d. 5 May 1932
  • Bernard Henry Beutel was born on 7 May 1919 in Toowoomba.
  • He was the son of Gustave Frederick August (Gus) Beutel and Eva Booth Simmons.
  • Bernard Henry Beutel died on 5 May 1932 in Queensland at age 12. His father was not happy with the treatment he received at the Toowoomba General Hospital and complained to the Board. The Brisbane Courier reported on 28 May 1932 "In connection with the death of a son of Mr. A. Beutel, Ravensbourne, at the General Hospital, from infantile paralysis, the chairman reported at a meeting of the Hospital Board on Thursday night that he had received a verbal complaint from Mr. Beutel about the treatment meted out to his son at the hospital. After discussing the matter in commîtee the chairman stated that the board had decided to ask Mr. Beutel to submit his complaint in writing, and the matter would be investigated."
  • He was buried in Ravensbourne Cemetery.