Murial Agnes Bice1

F, b. 1921, d. 13 November 1941
  • Murial Agnes Bice was born in 1921.1
  • She was the daughter of Robert Maunsell Bice and Charlotte Saunders.1
  • Murial Agnes Bice died on 13 November 1941 in Queensland.1
  • She was buried on 14 November 1941 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. CE9-006-0051. She is buried with her brother John.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1941     C5051     Muriel Agnes     Bice     ;Robert Maunsell Bice     ;Charlotte Saunders.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Robert Maunsell Bice1

M, b. 1872, d. 20 February 1944
  • Robert Maunsell Bice was born in 1872 in Norfolk Island. He was the son of Charles Bice and Eliza Maunsell.1,2
  • At the age of 41 years, Robert Maunsell Bice married Charlotte Saunders in 1913 in Scone, New South Wales.1,3
  • Robert Maunsell Bice and Charlotte Saunders appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Mt Luke. Robert was a farmer.1
  • Robert Maunsell Bice died on 20 February 1944 in Queensland. The Western Star and Roma Advertiser reported the circumstance of his death:- " MAN BADLY BURNT WHILE STUNNED - Knocked unconscious by a burning tree which he did not hear falling because he was partially deaf, Robert Maunsell Bice, 72, lay unconscious until the flames crept up to him and severely burnt both his hands. Staggering to his feet, he walked to his home, whence he was taken by the ambulance to the Miles Hospital, where he died six days later. Bice was born in Norfolk Island, where his father was a missionary. Thirty-four years ago he went to Columboola, and later settled on the land near Drillham."2,4
  • He was buried in Miles Cemetery.5

Children of Robert Maunsell Bice and Charlotte Saunders

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1930.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1944     C400     Robert Maunsell     Bice;     Charles Bice;     Eliza Maunsell.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 3312/1913      BICE      ROBERT M      ;SAUNDERS      CHARLOTTE ;     SCONE.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Western Star and Roma Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1875 - 1948) Friday 25 February 1944 p 2 Article.
  5. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913     C3493     Charles John Selwyn     Bice     ;Robert Maunsell     ;Charlotte Saunders.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1941     C5051     Muriel Agnes     Bice     ;Robert Maunsell Bice     ;Charlotte Saunders.

Honour Biddick1

F, b. circa 1760

Children of Honour Biddick and Matthew Chivell

Citations

  1. Cornwall OPC Web Site, online http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/, Record ID:267593.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No      C021781 Surname spelt CHEVEL.
  3. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No      C021781.

Mary Biddick1

F, b. circa 1800
  • Mary Biddick was born circa 1800 in Padstow.1
  • Mary Biddick married Matthew Chivell, son of Matthew Chivell and Honour Biddick, on 21 November 1825 in Padstow, Cornwall. Witnesses to the marriage were Peter Biddick and William Hodge. Matthew was from St Austell.1

Citations

  1. Cornwall OPC Web Site, online http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/, Record ID:514596.

Albert James Bidgood

M, b. 9 November 1890, d. 12 December 1965
  • Albert James Bidgood was born on 9 November 1890 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.
  • At the age of 21 years and 10 months, Albert James Bidgood married Catherine Agnes Gillies, daughter of Francis Gillies and Mary Robinson, on 9 September 1912 in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia.3,1,4
    Catherine Agnes Gillies and Albert James Bidgood on their wedding day 9 September 1912.
  • Albert James Bidgood and John William (Willie) Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1914 living at Emu Creek. Albert was a teamster and John William a farmer. Their sister Sarah carried out home duties.5
  • Albert James Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1916 living at Emu Creek. He was a teamster.6
  • He and Catherine Agnes Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1922 and 1930 living at Thornville. Albert was a teamster.7
  • Albert James Bidgood and Catherine Agnes Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1963 living at Thornville, Crow's Nest. Albert was a farmer. Their son Thomas Victor was farm hand and daughter Florence carried out home duties.8
  • Albert James Bidgood died on 12 December 1965 in Woody Point, Queensland, at age 75.1,9
  • He was buried in December 1965 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.10

Children of Albert James Bidgood and Catherine Agnes Gillies

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1890*     C6192     Albert James     Bidgood     ;William Gregory     ;Annie Barbara Anger.
  3. Sandra Delphine Johnson, "Bidgood Ancestral File", Ancestral File.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1912*     C3470     Catherine Agnes     Gillies;     Albert James     Bidgood.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1914.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1916.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crows Nest 1926-1930.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965     B77880     Albert James     Bidgood;     William Gregory Bidgood ;     Annie Barbara Auger.
  10. Sandra Delphine Johnson, "Bidgood Ancestral File", Ancestral File, AFN:HFQC-WT.

Alfred Ernest Bidgood1

M, b. 4 July 1875, d. 24 May 1905
  • Alfred Ernest Bidgood was born on 4 July 1875 in Pipeclay Creek, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray.1
  • When the Perseverance Creek School was opened on 10 November 1880 the first day pupils were John Ryan, William Diamond, Alf Ernest Bidgood, Miriam Case, Kate Diamond, Rachel Diamond, Ann Hebbel, Margaret Hebbel, Jacob Hebbel, Emily White, Mary Ryan, and George Case. The first head teacher was Thomas Walls and the School Committee consisted of Joseph Cossart (Secretary - his eldest child was only four at the time), Alf Bidgood, John Hebbel, James and John McQuillan.
    The following year Alice Brown, Joseph Cronk, John Brown, Edward Brown, Alice Cronk, Minnie Humberdross, Emma Humberdross and John Kynoch were enrolled.2
  • Alfred Ernest Bidgood died on 24 May 1905 in Tokatoka, Auckland, New Zealand, at age 29.3,4

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1875/C4188     Alfred Ernest     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  2. Unknown compiler, Book - Crow's Nest & District School Centenary, Page 56.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1905/2542     Bidgood      Alfred           30Y.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.

Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood

M, b. 13 April 1847, d. 27 August 1929
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood was born on 13 April 1847 in Devizes, Wiltshire, England.1
  • He was the son of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood was living in the household of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings in 18 Lyneham Green, Lynham, Wiltshire, England. William 40, was an engineer born Alton Barnes, Wiltshire and Sarah 38 had been born in Stanford, Wiltshire. Their children Alfred, 15, a labourer born Stanford; Emily 13 born Binchenstoke; Louisa 11 born Binchenstoke; Sarah A aged 4 born Lynham; Rhoda 1 born Lynham all lived with them.2
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood immigrated in 1865 to Moreton Bay with William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings. With them were their children: Fred, Emily, Louisa, Ellen, Annie, Rhoda and baby Lucy. Lucy may have died on the voyage to Queensland.3,4
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood selected land around 1870 in Pipeclay. William Bidgood, an engine driver by trade arrived in Australia in the mid 1860's. He had been sent by an English firm to erect machinery for wool scouring. Their last chld William Gregory was born at Babbiloora in the Warrego. William and Sarah eventually settled at Pipe Clay. William selected Portion 370 (Parish of Crow's Nest) while his eldest son Aflred eventually selected portions 369 and 797.5
    Bidgood Selections - Pipe Clay
  • At the age of 27 years, 5 months and 25 days, Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood married Alice Gray, daughter of William Gray and Grace Hunter, on 8 October 1874 in Pipeclay Creek, Queensland. Alice was the daughter of William Gray who had selected the land next to Alfred's.6
  • When the Perseverance Creek School was opened in November 1880, the first day pupils were John Ryan, William Diamond, Alf Ernest Bidgood, Miriam Case, Kate Diamond, Rachel Diamond, Ann Hebbel, Margaret Hebbel, Jacob Hebbel, Emily White, Mary Ryan, and George Case. The first head teacher was Thomas Walls and the School Committee consisted of Joseph Cossart (Secretary - his eldest child was only four at the time), Alf Bidgood, John Hebbel, James and John McQuillan.
    The following year Alice Brown, Joseph Cronk, John Brown, Edward Brown, Alice Cronk, Minnie Humberdross, Emma Humberdross and John Kynoch were enrolled.7
  • In 1890, Joseph Cossart and Sarah Ann (Annie) Bidgood moved to Dugandan. The property at Pipeclay was sold to Annie's brother Alfred (Fred.)5

  • In 1901 Alfred was listed as a farmer of Hampton in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.8
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. Alfred was a farmer.9
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and William Percival Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Perseverance. Alfred was a farmer. Their son William, a labourer and daughter Grace also lived at Perseverance.10
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood was listed as the next of kin of Frank Alexander Bidgood when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 5 June 1916 in Bowen, Queensland. He listed his father Alfred as his next of kin. His service number was 256. He was taken prisioner of war in France and returned to Australia on 1 April 1919.11
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Hampton. Alfred was a farmer. Their daughters Mabel and Ella carried out home duties.12
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Perseverance. Fred was a farmer. Their daughter Mabel carried out home duties.13
  • Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood died on 27 August 1929 in Pipeclay, Queensland, at age 82.14,15
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00B-0031.14
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Alf & Alices's names were amongst them.16
    Memorial Plaque to Alf & Alice Bidgood - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray

Citations

  1. Sandra Delphine Johnson, "Bidgood Ancestral File", Ancestral File.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Census Lynham Salisbury 9/1273.
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…
  5. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 97.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1874/823     Bidgood     Alfred;     Gray     Alice.
  7. Unknown compiler, Book - Crow's Nest & District School Centenary, Page 56.
  8. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 161.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crows Nest 1903.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  11. Mapping our Anzacs, online http://mappingouranzacs.naa.gov.au
  12. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913-1925.
  14. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1929/C3609     Alfred     Bidgood;     William Bidgood;     Sarah Jennings.
  16. Unknown subject Photograph, 2012.
  17. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1875/C4188     Alfred Ernest     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  18. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1877/C1688     Harry Archibald     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1879/1834     Lucy Ethel;     Bidgood     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  20. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 81/001987.
  21. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 83/007171.
  22. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1885/C8435     Grace Gray     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  23. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1887/C4273     Alice May     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  24. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1890/C6135     Nellie Craig     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  25. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1892/C6043     Mabel Constance     Bidgood;Alfred     ;Alice Gray.
  26. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth1896/C5299     Ella Valerie;     Bidgood     Alfred;     Alice Gray.

Alice May Bidgood1

F, b. 3 April 1887, d. 27 November 1963
  • Alice May Bidgood was born on 3 April 1887 in Pipeclay, Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray.1
  • At the age of 31 years, Alice May Bidgood married Michael Joseph Beakey (born 1890 Warwick, died 1962 Queensland) in 1919 in Sydney, New South Wales.2,3,4
  • Alice May Bidgood died on 27 November 1963 in Balmain, New South Wales, at age 76.2,5

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1887/C4273     Alice May     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 285/1919      BEAKEY      MICHAEL J ;     BIDGOOD      ALICE M ;     SYDNEY.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1962     C2696     Michael Joseph     Beakey     ;Patrick ;     Letitia Barrett.
  5. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 33367/1963      BEAKEY ALICE MAY ;     ALFRED ;ALICE;      BALMAIN.

Allan James Bidgood

M, b. 13 December 1913, d. 2005

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914*     C13246     Allen James     Bidgood;     Albert James     ;Catherine Agnes Gillies.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.

Alywn DeGray Bidgood1

F, b. 1917, d. 1997

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.

Annie May Bidgood1

F, b. 16 August 1895, d. 12 December 1971
  • Annie May Bidgood was born on 16 August 1895 in Pine View, Emu Creek.2,3,4
  • She was the daughter of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.1
  • At the age of 21 years and 19 days, Annie May Bidgood married Frank Charlton on 4 September 1916 in Queensland. They had nine children.5,3
  • Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Thornville. Frank was a teamster.6
  • Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at East Cooyar. Frank was a teamster.7
  • Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1932 living at Emu Creek. Frank was a teamster.8
  • Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Emu Creek. Frank was a teamster.9
  • Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Blackbutt. Frank was a labourer.10
  • Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Blackbutt. Frank was a labourer.11
  • On 26 July 1967,her husband, Frank Charlton died in Queensland at age 83.12
  • Annie May Bidgood died on 12 December 1971 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 76.13,14
  • She was buried in Blackbutt-Benerkin Cemetery.15

Children of Annie May Bidgood and Frank Charlton

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 16/8/1895.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  3. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Post by Danielle.
  4. Hirning Family Tree, online http://www.hirning.org/australia/salome.html
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916*/C2342     Bidgood     Annie May;     Charlton     Frank.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1925.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1932.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1937.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Yarraman 1943.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Oxley Sub Div Yarraman 1954.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1967     C4459     Frank     Charlton     ;James Charlton      ;Mary Johnson.
  13. Tribal Pages, online http://www.tribalpages.com/tribe/familytree, The Bidgood-Watson Family.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1971     B28750     Annie May     Charlton;     William Gregory Bidgood      ;Annie Barbara Anger.
  15. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1983/53273     Catherine Agnes     Middleton;     Frank     ;Annie May.
  17. SS, "Email re Gus Beutel," e-mail to Audrey, 15 May 2016, Michael Patch.
  18. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Alexander John Charlton.

Archibald Erle Bidgood1

M, b. 1910, d. 16 December 1987
  • Archibald Erle Bidgood was born in 1910 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Harry Archibald Bidgood and Florence Eliza Tant.1
  • At the age of 23 years, Archibald Erle Bidgood married Ann Margaret Williams in 1933 in Queensland.2
  • Archibald Erle Bidgood died on 16 December 1987. He died on the same day as his wife Ann Margaret.3
  • He was buried on 22 December 1987 in Cabarlah Cemetery.4

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1910/C10930     Archibald Earl     Bidgood;     Harry Archibald;     Florence Eliza Tant.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1933/C1838     Bidgood     Archibald Earl     ;Williams     Ann Margaret.
  3. Cabarlah Cemetery Records, online http://www.ozcemeteries.com/qld_cemeteries/cabarlah.htm, Bidgood       Ann Margaret                   16 Dec 1987             78yrs Bidgood      Archibald Erle                  16 Dec 1987            78yrs.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Cabarlah Cemetery.

Arthur Leslie Bidgood1

M, b. 13 March 1915, d. 9 May 1984

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. Miles Newspaper, 1990, sent by Di Suttle.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1972.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1977.
  5. Di Suttle, "John William Bidgood," e-mail to Audrey, 13 April 2002.
  6. WDRC Cemetery Index, online http://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/cemeteries_online

Charles Gregory Bidgood1

M, b. 3 May 1902, d. 13 December 1981
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood was born on 3 May 1902 in Emu Creek, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.1
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Moss View School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. William and Anna's children George, 12, Charles 8, Ida 10 and Matthew Leslie 5 were on that list. They lived on Portion 29 Djuan which was about 1.5 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 6 miles from the Moss View School.2
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1926 living at Emu Creek. No occupation was given for Charles.3
  • Charles was the best man at the wedding of Lillian Mildred Parton and Jacob Albert Gscheidle, son of Gottlieb Friedrich Gscheidle and Freidrike Pauline Deuble, on 20 April 1927 in the Methodist Church, Crow's Nest, Queensland; A report of the wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" on 29 April 1927. It read:- " GSCHEIDLE-PARTON.
    A picturesque wedding took place on April 20 at the Methodist Church, Crow's Nest, when Mr. Jacob Albert Gscheidle (son of Mr. and Mrs. Gscheidle,(Kulpi) was married to Miss Lillian Mildred Parton (third daughter of the late Councillor and Mrs. Parton). The Rev. H. J. Garrett officiated. The bride, who was given away by her brother, Mr. George Parton, wore a beautiful gown of cream Marocain with the bodice finely tucked and beaded in opal, and palest pink, caught at left shoulder, with a spray of silver and pink beads. The skirt of French pleating was finished at the waist with a folded belt and opal buckle. Her veil was of the finest net embroidered in silk, and worn in cap effect with sprays of orange blossoms. She carried a bouquet of white cherries, and pink roses, finished with pink tulle, and streamers. Her sister, Miss Lizzie Parton, acted as bridesmaid, wearing a gown of pale mauve crepe de Chine, with a finely shirred skirt, the bodice being inlet with French pleating, finished with headings in the same tone of mauve and silver, with sprays at shoulder, and waist. Her cap was of silver satin, and she carried a bouquet of pink roses tied with tulle and streamers. Mr. C. Bidgood (Emu Creek) acted as best man. A wedding breakfast waa held at Preston's Cafe. The bride's gift to the bride groom was a wristlet watch, and the bridegroom's gift to the bride a fur stole The bridegroom's gift to the bridesmaid was a xylonite brush and comb. The mother of the bride was gowned in black satin, beaded in jet, with a hat to match The mother of the bridegroom was gowned in navy crepe de Chine, with a hat to match. The honeynoon is being spent at Tambourine Mountains and Brisbane. The bride wore a travelling dress of deep beige, embroidered in mulberry shades"
    The couple lived at "Nutgrove."4,5
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Emu Creek. He was a labourer.6
  • At the age of 28 years, 7 months and 29 days, Charles Gregory Bidgood married Lizzie Minnie Parton, daughter of George Parton and Amelia Graving, on 1 January 1931 in Queensland.7,8,9
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood and Lizzie Minnie Parton appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1932 and 1937 living at Pine View, Emu Creek. Charles was a farmer.10,11
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood and Lizzie Minnie Parton appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1977 living at Fern Street, Blackbutt. Charlie was a farmer/labourer. Their children also worked in the timber industry.12
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1977 living at Fern Street, Blackbutt.13
  • On 8 April 1978,his wife, Lizzie Minnie Parton died in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 69.14,15
  • Charles Gregory Bidgood died on 13 December 1981 in Crow's Nest, Queensland, at age 79.16,17

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Jubilee Vale State School Records.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crows Nest 1926.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1927/C1773     Parton     Lilian Mildred; Gscheidle     Jacob Albert.
  5. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail -29 April 1927.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crows Nest 1930.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1931/C700     Bidgood     Charles Gregory;     Parton     Annie Minnie.
  8. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail - 8 July 1950.
  9. Family Tree Maker Geneology, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1932.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1932-1937.
  12. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Yarraman 1943-1977.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Yarraman 1977.
  14. Tribal Pages, online http://www.tribalpages.com/tribe/familytree, Parton, Annie Minnie, Born Nov 16 1908 in Queensland, Australia, Died Apr 08 1978.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1978     B86589     Lizzie Minnie     Bidgood;     George Parton      ;Amelia Graving.
  16. Tribal Pages, online http://www.tribalpages.com/tribe/familytree, The Bidgood-Watson Family.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982     51850     Charles Gregory     Bidgood;     William George Bidgood;     Emily Anger.

Ella Valerie Bidgood1

F, b. 26 January 1896, d. 4 October 1969
  • Ella Valerie Bidgood was born on 26 January 1896 in Pipeclay, Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray.1
  • Ella Valerie Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll with Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray in 1921 in Hampton. Alfred was a farmer. Their daughters Mabel and Ella carried out home duties.2
  • At the age of 25 years, Ella Valerie Bidgood married Samuel Thomas Lewis Rice in 1922 in Queensland.3
  • Ella Valerie Bidgood died on 4 October 1969 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 73.4

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth1896/C5299     Ella Valerie;     Bidgood     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1922     C3485     Samuel Thomas Lewis     Rice;     Ella Valerie     Bidgood.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1969     B9536*     Ella Valerie     Rice     Alfred Bidgood      Alice Gray.

Ellen Charlotte Bidgood1

F, b. 1852, d. 12 July 1928
  • Ellen Charlotte Bidgood was born in 1852 in Bichenstoke, Wiltshire, England.2,3
  • She was the daughter of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Ellen Charlotte Bidgood was living in the household of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings in 18 Lyneham Green, Lynham, Wiltshire, England. William 40, was an engineer born Alton Barnes, Wiltshire and Sarah 38 had been born in Stanford, Wiltshire. Their children Alfred, 15, a labourer born Stanford; Emily 13 born Binchenstoke; Louisa 11 born Binchenstoke; Sarah A aged 4 born Lynham; Rhoda 1 born Lynham all lived with them.4
  • Ellen Charlotte Bidgood immigrated in 1865 to Moreton Bay with William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings. With them were their children: Fred, Emily, Louisa, Ellen, Annie, Rhoda and baby Lucy. Lucy may have died on the voyage to Queensland.5,6
  • At the age of 22 years, Ellen Charlotte Bidgood married Francis Houston on 11 February 1874 in QueenslandThe Darling Downs Gazette reported "On the 11th February, at Drayton, by the Rev. J.T. Waraker, FRANCIS, son of the late James Houston, of Drayton, to ELLEN, daughter of William Bidgood, of Pipe-Clay Creek, Highfields."7,8
  • Ellen Charlotte Bidgood died on 12 July 1928 in Southbrook, Queensland.9

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. Sandra Delphine Johnson, "Bidgood Ancestral File", Ancestral File.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Census Lynham Salisbury 9/1273.
  5. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1874     C769     Francis     Houston     ;Ellen     Bidgood.
  8. 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 25 February 1874 p 2 Family Notices.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1928*     C3384     Ellen     Houston     William Bidgood      Sarah Jennings.

Emilly Ann Bidgood1

F, b. 1848
  • Emilly Ann Bidgood was born in 1848 in Bichenstoke, Wiltshire, England.2
  • She was the daughter of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Emilly Ann Bidgood was living in the household of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings in 18 Lyneham Green, Lynham, Wiltshire, England. William 40, was an engineer born Alton Barnes, Wiltshire and Sarah 38 had been born in Stanford, Wiltshire. Their children Alfred, 15, a labourer born Stanford; Emily 13 born Binchenstoke; Louisa 11 born Binchenstoke; Sarah A aged 4 born Lynham; Rhoda 1 born Lynham all lived with them.3
  • Emilly Ann Bidgood immigrated in 1865 to Moreton Bay with William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings. With them were their children: Fred, Emily, Louisa, Ellen, Annie, Rhoda and baby Lucy. Lucy may have died on the voyage to Queensland.4,5
  • At the age of 21 years, Emilly Ann Bidgood married Richard Levett on 5 July 1869 in Queensland.6

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. Sandra Delphine Johnson, "Bidgood Ancestral File", Ancestral File.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Census Lynham Salisbury 9/1273.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1869/C478 Levett     Richard     Bidgood     Emily Annie.

Emily Dora Bidgood1

F, b. 23 November 1893, d. 14 June 1974

Emily Dora Bidgood 1893-1974, daughter of William Gregory Bidgood & Anna Barbara Salome Anger
  • Emily Dora Bidgood was born on 23 November 1893 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.2
  • She was the daughter of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.
  • At the age of 18 years, 9 months and 19 days, Emily Dora Bidgood married Orlando Penzance Cossart Maddern, son of John Maddern and Mary Ann Cossart, on 11 September 1912 in Emu Creek.3
    Orlando Maddern & Emily Bidgood on their wedding day 11 Sep 1912, Emu Creek
  • Emily Dora Bidgood and Orlando Penzance Cossart Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Glenmore, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest. Orlando was a teamster and Emily carried out home duties.4
  • Emily Dora Bidgood and Orlando Penzance Cossart Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1954 living at Wangaratta Road, Stanthorpe. Orlando was a sawmiller and Emily carried out home duties.5
  • In September 1954
    A photograph of all of the Maddern children appeared in the local paper in September 1954. The article under the photo read:- "The Maddern family, "three boys and three girls", with their wives and husbands, held a reunion dinner in Queen's Park kiosk on Saturday on the occasion of Mr and Mrs O Maddern's forty-second wedding anniversary. The "boys" and "girls" are the children of the late John Maddern, Cornish-born farmer who died in 1933 and who took up land in the Crow's Nest District 74 years ago. Front (left to right) Mrs G J Wittaker, Mr Wittaker, Mrs E Maddern, Mr E Maddern, Mrs F Trost and Mr Trost. Back (left to right) Mrs J Maddern, Mr J Maddern, Mrs J W Bidgood, Mr Bidgood, Mr O Maddern, and Mrs O Maddern."6
    A reunion held in September 1954 of the Maddern siblings. Front LtoR Lucy & Gwilyn Whittaker, Alice & Egbert Maddern, Ruby & Fred Trost. Back LtoR Nell & Jack Maddern, Olive & Bill Bidgood,Orlando & Emily Maddern
  • Emily Dora Bidgood and Orlando Penzance Cossart Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at 95 Brighton Terrace, Sandgate.7
  • On 5 February 1970,her husband, Orlando Penzance Cossart Maddern died in Sandgate, Queensland, at age 86.8
  • Emily Dora Bidgood died on 14 June 1974 in Sandgate, Queensland, at age 80.9
  • She was buried in June 1974 in Albany Creek Cremetorium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Pos 10, Section 3, Wall 4.9

Children of Emily Dora Bidgood and Orlando Penzance Cossart Maddern

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1893/C5420     Emily Dora Bidgood;     William Gregory     ;Annie Barbara Anger.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1912/C3456; Bidgood Emily Dora; Maddern Orlando Penzance Cossart.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa; Sub Div Stanthorpe 1930-1954.
  6. Di Suttle, "Photograph & Details of Maddern reunion."
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Lilly; Sub Div Sandgate 1958.
  8. Interview, Brisbane City Council Clerk, 2000.
  9. Interview, Albany Creek Cremetorium Clerk, August 2000.

Frank Alexander Bidgood1

M, b. 25 June 1883, d. 23 February 1932
  • Frank Alexander Bidgood was born on 25 June 1883 in Pipeclay Creek, Perseverance, Queensland.2,3
  • He was the son of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray.1
  • Frank Alexander Bidgood enlisted in the AIF on 5 June 1916 in Bowen, Queensland. He listed his father Alfred as his next of kin. His service number was 256. He was taken prisioner of war in France and returned to Australia on 1 April 1919.4
  • At the age of 36 years, 1 month and 19 days, Frank Alexander Bidgood married Susan Mary McCane on 13 August 1919 in Queensland.5,6
  • Frank Alexander Bidgood died on 23 February 1932 in Home Hill, Queensland, at age 48.7

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 83/007171.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1883/C7171     Frank Alexander     Bidgood;     Alfred     ;Alice Gray.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. Mapping our Anzacs, online http://mappingouranzacs.naa.gov.au
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1919*     C1707     Susan Mary     McCane;     Frank Alexander;     Bidgood.
  7. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1932/C68     Frank Alexander     Bidgood;     Alfred     ;Alice Gray.

George Frederick Bidgood1

M, b. 31 August 1898, d. 4 August 1933
  • George Frederick Bidgood was born on 31 August 1898 in Emu Creek, Queensland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.2
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Moss View School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. William and Anna's children George, 12, Charles 8, Ida 10 and Matthew Leslie 5 were on that list. They lived on Portion 29 Djuan which was about 1.5 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 6 miles from the Moss View School.4
  • George Frederick Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1922 and 1926 living at Emu Creek. He was a labourer.5
  • At the age of 26 years, 3 months and 10 days, George Frederick Bidgood married Lillian May Abel, daughter of Johann Hermann Abel and Louise Henriette Genrich, on 10 December 1924 in Queensland.1
  • George Frederick Bidgood and Lillian May Abel appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1932 living at Emu Creek. George was a labourer.6
  • George Frederick Bidgood died on 4 August 1933 in Queensland at age 34.7
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00C-0037.8

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1924/C3680     Abel     Lilly May;     Bidgood     Frederick George.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898/C5376     Frederick George     Bidgood;     William Gregory;     Annie Barbara Solane Anger.
  3. Hirning Family Tree, online http://www.hirning.org/australia/salome.html
  4. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Jubilee Vale State School Records.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1922-1926.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crows Nest 1930-1932.
  7. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1933     C3529     George Frederick     Bidgood;     William Gregory      ;Annie Barbara Solane Anger.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Grace Gray Bidgood1

F, b. 21 September 1885, d. 6 December 1957

Child of Grace Gray Bidgood and Sydney James Bain

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1885/C8435     Grace Gray     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1913.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982     2708     Victor Sydney     Bain;     Sydney James      ;Grace Grey Bidgood.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1913     C3479     Sydney James     Bain;     Grace Gray     Bidgood.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1957*     C5340     Grace Gray     Bain     ;Frederick Bidgood      ;Alice Gray.

Harry Archibald Bidgood1

M, b. 4 September 1877, d. 1961
  • Harry Archibald Bidgood was born on 4 September 1877 in Pipeclay, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray.1
  • At the age of 30 years, 3 months and 28 days, Harry Archibald Bidgood married Florence Eliza Tant on 1 January 1908 in Queensland. Harry was a school teacher.2
  • In 1948,his wife, Florence Eliza Tant died in Brisbane, Queensland.3
  • Harry Archibald Bidgood died in 1961 in Brisbane, Queensland.4

Children of Harry Archibald Bidgood and Florence Eliza Tant

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1877/C1688     Harry Archibald     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1908/C2405     Bidgood     Harry Archibald;     Tant     Florence Eliza.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1948     B15407     Florence Eliza     Bidgood;     James Tant      ;Elizabeth Roberts.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1961/B43744     Harry Archibald     Bidgood;     Alfred;     Alice Gray.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1910/C10930     Archibald Earl     Bidgood;     Harry Archibald;     Florence Eliza Tant.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.

Hilda Lucy Bidgood

F, b. 5 January 1905, d. 1979

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1926/002675.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Goombungee 1930-1949.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Electoral Rolls Crow's Nest 1954.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Electoral Rolls Toowoomba West 1963.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975/C5609      Johan Friedrich     Lowien;     August Lowien     ;Pauline Kajewski.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australian Electoral Rolls Toowoomba West 1977.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1979/C5331 Hilda Lucy     Lowien     ;WilliamGregory Bidgood     ;Annie Barbara Salome Anger.

Ida Sophia Bidgood1

F, b. 22 April 1900, d. 15 October 1926
  • Ida Sophia Bidgood was born on 22 April 1900 in Emu Creek, Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.1
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Moss View School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. William and Anna's children George, 12, Charles 8, Ida 10 and Matthew Leslie 5 were on that list. They lived on Portion 29 Djuan which was about 1.5 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 6 miles from the Moss View School.2
  • At the age of 25 years, 7 months and 22 days, Ida Sophia Bidgood married Percy Hayden, son of Frederick Hayden and Christina Jorgenson, on 14 December 1925 in Crow's Nest, Queensland. Percy was the school teacher for Jubilee Vale school.3
  • Ida Sophia Bidgood and Percy Hayden appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1926 living at Jubilee Vale, Emu Creek. Percy was a school teacher and Ida carried out home duties. They may have lived in the old John Maddern home called "Jubilee Vale."4
  • Ida Sophia Bidgood died on 15 October 1926 in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 26.5,6

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Jubilee Vale State School Records.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1926/0008765.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1926.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1926     C4743     Ida Sophia     Hayden     ;William Gregory Bidgood      ;Annie Barbara Salome Anger.
  6. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Maryborough Chronicle, Wide Bay and Burnett Advertiser (Qld. : 1860 - 1947) Thursday 28 October 1926 p 10 Article.

John William Bidgood1

M, b. 13 September 1917, d. 8 October 1928

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. Di Suttle, "John William Bidgood," e-mail to Audrey, 13 April 2002, Dianne Suttle.
  3. WDRC Cemetery Index, online http://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/cemeteries_online

John William (Willie) Bidgood1

M, b. 4 June 1892, d. 3 January 1981
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood was born on 4 June 1892 in Pine View, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest.2
  • He was the son of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Albert James Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1914 living at Emu Creek. Albert was a teamster and John William a farmer. Their sister Sarah carried out home duties.3
  • At the age of 22 years, 4 months and 10 days, John William (Willie) Bidgood married Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern, daughter of John Maddern and Mary Ann Cossart, on 14 October 1914 at her father's home, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest.4
    John William Bidgood & Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern, married 14 October 1914
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1917 living at Emu Creek. John William was a farmer. His brother Albert was a teamster. They most likely lived with William Gregory and Emily Bidgood.5
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern moved to Coo-ee, Miles in 1920.Here they ran a dairy and cattle farm.6
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1922 living at Emu Creek. Willie was a farmer.5
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Miles. Bill was a dairyman.7
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern changed the name of their property to The Pines, Miles in 1939.6
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood witnessed the burial of Elizabeth French on 31 January 1952 in Miles Cemetery; Witnesses to the burial were J W Bidgood and P Castens. Minister - M A Paxton-Hall, Church of England.8,9
  • In September 1954
    A photograph of all of the Maddern children appeared in the local paper in September 1954. The article under the photo read:- "The Maddern family, "three boys and three girls", with their wives and husbands, held a reunion dinner in Queen's Park kiosk on Saturday on the occasion of Mr and Mrs O Maddern's forty-second wedding anniversary. The "boys" and "girls" are the children of the late John Maddern, Cornish-born farmer who died in 1933 and who took up land in the Crow's Nest District 74 years ago. Front (left to right) Mrs G J Wittaker, Mr Wittaker, Mrs E Maddern, Mr E Maddern, Mrs F Trost and Mr Trost. Back (left to right) Mrs J Maddern, Mr J Maddern, Mrs J W Bidgood, Mr Bidgood, Mr O Maddern, and Mrs O Maddern."10
    A reunion held in September 1954 of the Maddern siblings. Front LtoR Lucy & Gwilyn Whittaker, Alice & Egbert Maddern, Ruby & Fred Trost. Back LtoR Nell & Jack Maddern, Olive & Bill Bidgood,Orlando & Emily Maddern
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at Miles. He was a dairyman.11
  • On 11 December 1969,his wife, Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern died in Dalby, Queensland, at age 75.12
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1972 living at Miles. He was a dairyman.13
  • He and Arthur Leslie Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1977 living at Tierleffin, Goombi. Bill and Arthur were graziers.14
  • On 14 July 1980 a party was held to celebrate his 88th Birthday. At the time Bill had 78 living descendants consisting of 8 children, 35 grandchildren and 35 great grand children.15
  • John William (Willie) Bidgood died on 3 January 1981 in Chinchilla, Queensland, at age 88.
  • He was buried on 5 January 1981 in Miles Cemetery.16,17

Children of John William (Willie) Bidgood and Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1914.
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1914*/C3589 Bidgood     John William Maddern;     Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary Maddern.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1917.
  6. Miles Newspaper, 1990.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1925.
  8. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php, Miles Cemetery.
  9. Elizabeth Werner (nee French), Death Cert, Elizabeth Werner.
  10. Di Suttle, "Photograph & Details of Maddern reunion."
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1963.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1969'     C6105     Priscilla Sarah Olive Mary     Bidgood;     John Maddern;      Ann Cossart.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1972.
  14. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1977.
  15. Photograph, John William Bidgood, 1938, Dianne Suttle, Details on Back.
  16. Di Suttle, "John William Bidgood," e-mail to Audrey, 13 April 2002.
  17. Di Suttle, "John William Bidgood," e-mail to Audrey, 13 April 2002, Dianne Suttle.

Joy Evelyn Bidgood1

F, b. 15 May 1919, d. 12 August 2011

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. Miles Newspaper, 1990, sent by Di Suttle.
  3. Di Suttle, "John William Bidgood," e-mail to Audrey, 12 August 2011.

Kenneth Leslie Bidgood

M, b. 20 July 1921, d. 2003

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Sandra Short's Tree.

Leslie Ernest Bidgood1

M, b. 18 February 1907, d. 1996
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood was born on 18 February 1907 in Highfields, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger.1
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Moss View School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. William and Anna's children George, 12, Charles 8, Ida 10 and Matthew Leslie 5 were on that list. They lived on Portion 29 Djuan which was about 1.5 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 6 miles from the Moss View School.3
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Emu Creek. He was a farmer.4
  • At the age of 24 years, Leslie Ernest Bidgood married Hazel Childs in 1932 in Queensland.5,6
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood and Hazel Childs appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1936 and 1943 living at Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, Queensland. He was a farmer. Hazel gave her address as Pine View.7
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood was granted probate for the estate of William Gregory Bidgood 14 days from on 2 November 1940; The Courier Mail advertised that probate on his estate would be granted to his son Leslie Ernest Bidgood of Emu Creek, after 14 days from 25 October, 1940.8
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood and Hazel Childs appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Montarv Valley, Tara. Les was a grazier.9
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood and Hazel Childs appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1954 and 1980 living at Wurama, Condamine. Les was a grazier.10
  • Leslie Ernest Bidgood died in 1996 in Toowoomba, Queensland.2

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  2. Tribal Pages, online http://www.tribalpages.com/tribe/familytree, The Bidgood-Watson Family.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Jubilee Vale State School Records.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crows Nest 1930.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1932     C2274     Leslie Ernest     Bidgood;     Hazel     Childs.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1936-1943.
  8. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Goondiwindi 1949.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Miles 1954-1980.

Louisa Bidgood1

F, b. 1850, d. 16 October 1894
  • Louisa Bidgood was born in 1850 in Lynham, Wiltshire, England.2,3
  • She was the daughter of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Louisa Bidgood was living in the household of William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings in 18 Lyneham Green, Lynham, Wiltshire, England. William 40, was an engineer born Alton Barnes, Wiltshire and Sarah 38 had been born in Stanford, Wiltshire. Their children Alfred, 15, a labourer born Stanford; Emily 13 born Binchenstoke; Louisa 11 born Binchenstoke; Sarah A aged 4 born Lynham; Rhoda 1 born Lynham all lived with them.4
  • Louisa Bidgood immigrated in 1865 to Moreton Bay with William Bidgood and Sarah Jennings. With them were their children: Fred, Emily, Louisa, Ellen, Annie, Rhoda and baby Lucy. Lucy may have died on the voyage to Queensland.5,6
  • At the age of 23 years, Louisa Bidgood married Angus MacRae in 1873 in Brisbane, Queensland.7
  • Louisa Bidgood died on 16 October 1894 in Cricket Street, Brisbane, Queensland.8,9

Citations

  1. CE Cossart, "History of the Cossart and Allied Families."
  2. Sandra Delphine Johnson, "Bidgood Ancestral File", Ancestral File.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Walker Bidgood June 09 Family Tree.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Census Lynham Salisbury 9/1273.
  5. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1873     B3952     Angus     MacRae     ;Louisa     Bidgood.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1894*     B27313     Louisa     MacRae,     William Bidgood      ,Sarah Jennings.
  9. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 November 1894 p 969 Family Notices.