Archibald Henry Shum

M, b. 1908

Charles William Frederick Shum

M, b. 1892, d. 17 July 1971
  • Charles William Frederick Shum was born in 1892 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • Charles was a groomsman at the wedding of Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum and Annie Maria Ottilie Muller, daughter of Wlhelm August Muller and Emily Marie Rosalie Raeck, in November 1915 in Fraser View, Kalbar, Queensland; The Queensland Times reported on the wedding:- "ORANGE BLOSSOMS. SHUM--MULLER. A very pretty wedding (writes our Engelbourg correspondent) was celebrated at the residence of Mr. W. Muller, of Fraser View, the contracting parties being Miss Annie Muller, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Muller, and Mr. Sydney Shum fourth son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Shum. The Rev. C. Hof, pastor of the Evangelist Lutheran Church, officiated. The bride, who was given away by her father, looked charming in a dress of ivory silk, with overdress of net lace; tunic skirt, blouse of cross-over effect. lovely white ribbon belt, streamers V-shape over left hip, caught at the knee with horseshoe, and orange blossoms, V-shaped yoke of silk embossed lace finished with pearls, and a wreath of orange blossoms completed the handsome costume. The bride, who carried a bouquet of white flowers, with asparagus ferns, was attended by her cousin, Miss Sophie Richter, who looked charming in a silk voile dress, overdress of net lace, tunic skirt, blouse of cross-over, effect, white mauve ribbon belt, streamers in V-shape over left hip caught at the knee with horse shoe and pale pink roses, finished with pearls and orange blossoms. She wore a white hat with pink roses to harmonise. The bridesmaid also carried a bouquet of white flowers and asparagus ferns, the gift of the bride. Mr. Charles Shum, brother of the bride groom, acted as best man. The bridegroom's gift to the bride was a gold photo pendant and chain; to thee bridesmaid a handsome gold brooch, and to the best man a gold watch and chain pendant. The marriage ceremony took place in the drawing-room, which was prettily decorated for the occasion by the lady friends of the bride. An arch was arranged, bearing the motto "God Bless the Union" with a white wedding bell in the centre, under which the happy couple were rested. After the ceremony the wedding party adjourned for the wedding breakfast. On the centre of the table was a three-tier wedding cake. The usual toasts were honoured, and responded to. Speeches were made by the Rev. gentleman, Cr. Lotz, Mr. F. Richter, Mr. W. Muller, and others. The bride's travelling dress was of a navy blue poplin, coat and skirt. The happy couple will spend the honey moon at Southport and in New South Wales. On their return they will take up their residence at Perseverance, where the bridegroom is engaged at a sawmill."
  • At the age of 25 years, Charles William Frederick Shum married Ethel May Armstrong in 1917 in Queensland.
  • Charles William Frederick Shum and Ethel May Armstrong appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Perseverance. Charles was an engine driver.
  • On 20 September 1967,his wife, Ethel May Armstrong died in Queensland.
  • Charles William Frederick Shum died on 17 July 1971 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 19 July 1971 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PLAW2-002-0005.

Clara Olive Shum

F, b. 1908, d. 28 May 1914
  • Clara Olive Shum was born in 1908 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Ernest George Harry Shum and May Sherwood.
  • Clara Olive Shum died on 28 May 1914 in Perseverance, Queensland. while playing near the Perseverance Mill when a large log rolled over her - The Daily Standard reported:- "A shocking fatality occurred at Perseverance on Friday afternoon, whereby a little girl, Clara Shum, daughter of Mr and Mrs H. Shum, well known residents, was killed in a painfully tragic manner (writes a Crow's Nest representative). The wee maiden, who was only six years of age, was playing with: some other children about the sawmill yards, when a tog rolled and, passing over the child, crushed out the little life instantaneously. The utmost sympathy is felt for, the family. The funeral took place this afternoon, at Cabarluh. A remarkable sequel to the sad event was reported later, when a boy named William Muller, whilst riding to the funeral of the little girl, had his pony fall with him, whereby he sustained a fractured arm and'some other bruises. The lad was conveyed to. Crow's Nest, where Dr. Henderson set the injured limb."
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00B-0028.

Edward Norman Oscar Shum

M, b. 1898, d. June 1989
  • Edward Norman Oscar Shum was born in 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • Edward Norman Oscar Shum and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a sawyerr. Son Edward was a labourer.
  • Edward Norman Oscar Shum and Herman Michael John (Jack) Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Perseverance. They were labourers.
  • Edward Norman Oscar Shum died in June 1989.
  • He was buried on 20 June 1989 in Mt Gravatt Cemetery.

Ernest George Harry Shum

M, b. 1878, d. March 1964
  • Ernest George Harry Shum was born in 1878 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • At the age of 22 years, Ernest George Harry Shum married May Sherwood in 1900 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • Ernest George Harry Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel in 1909 in Perseverance. Herbert was a swayer. Their sons Ernest George (a blacksmith); Alfred Reuben (a sawyer); Sydney (a sawyer) ; daughter Ada and daughter in law May also lived at Perseverance.
  • Ernest George Harry Shum and May Sherwood appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Perseverance. Ernest was a blacksmith.
  • On 28 May 1914,his daughter, Clara Olive Shum died in Perseverance, Queensland. While playing near the Perseverance Mill when a large log rolled over her - The Daily Standard reported:- "A shocking fatality occurred at Perseverance on Friday afternoon, whereby a little girl, Clara Shum, daughter of Mr and Mrs H. Shum, well known residents, was killed in a painfully tragic manner (writes a Crow's Nest representative). The wee maiden, who was only six years of age, was playing with: some other children about the sawmill yards, when a tog rolled and, passing over the child, crushed out the little life instantaneously. The utmost sympathy is felt for, the family. The funeral took place this afternoon, at Cabarluh. A remarkable sequel to the sad event was reported later, when a boy named William Muller, whilst riding to the funeral of the little girl, had his pony fall with him, whereby he sustained a fractured arm and'some other bruises. The lad was conveyed to. Crow's Nest, where Dr. Henderson set the injured limb."
  • Ernest George Harry Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Perseverance. Ernest was a blacksmith.
  • In 1922 Ernest was working at the Perseverance Mill when he was called upon to rescue an injured miner near Murphy's Creek. Despite the efforts of Ernest and others the miner died.
  • Ernest George Harry Shum died in March 1964 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He was buried on 7 March 1964 in Pinaroo Cemetery.

Children of Ernest George Harry Shum and May Sherwood

Henry Herbert Conrad Shum

M, b. 1880, d. 1918
  • Henry Herbert Conrad Shum was born in 1880 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • Henry Herbert Conrad Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel in 1903 in Perseverance. Herbert was a sawyer at the Perseverance Sawmill. Their sons Henry and Aflred were also sawyers at the mill.
  • At the age of 27 years, Henry Herbert Conrad Shum married Sarah Ann Giles on 16 October 1907 in Mullumbimby, New South Wales.
  • Henry Herbert Conrad Shum died in 1918 in Murwillumbah, New South Wales. He died from an attack of appendicitus.

Children of Henry Herbert Conrad Shum and Sarah Ann Giles

Herbert (Alan) Shum

M, b. 1914, d. 1981

Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum

M, b. 2 February 1853, d. 29 November 1938
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum was born on 2 February 1853 in Dublin, Ireland. He was the son of Captain Henry Hamilton Shum and Julia Eliza Northy Hopkins. He was from a line of wealthy merchants who made their money in sugar refineries. His grandfather was Colnel Harry Shum and great grandfther George Shum MP for Honiton in Devon.
  • He appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Hampstead, London. Herbert was an 18 year old scholar living with his widowed mother Julia and siblings Ernest, an architect, Sydney a clerk, and Clara a scholar.
  • At the age of 23 years, 4 months and 29 days, Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum married Margarethe Mengel, daughter of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer, on 1 July 1876 in Volunteer Arms Hotel, Toowoomba, Queensland. Herbert was the fourth son of Captain Henry Hamilton Shum of St John's Wood, London, England. They settled in the Palm Tree area of Perseverance. Several of his sons worked at Munro's mill.
  • On 1 November 1880 A public meeting was held at Herbert's residence concerning the erection of a school - probosed to Glenvale State School - at Spring Creek, Drayton. Herbert is mentioned as being "late of Mr Wonderley's" suggesting he previously worked for him [Joseph Wonderley was a chemist who had arrived in Toowoomba in 1862]. He was elected secretary.
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum was a creditor of the insolvent estate of Cameron and Hebbel. A meeting of creditors in the insolvent estate of John Cameron and John Heinrich Hebbel trading as timber merchants of Toowoomba took place in Toowoomba. Amongst the creditors were Thomas Cullen £10 3s 4d, Thomas Brennan £39; H A Shum £34; Claud Cronk 44; George Parton £22.

  • In 1901 Herbert was listed as being in the receiving office at Pipeclay in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • He and Margarethe Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a sawyer at the Perseverance Sawmill. Their sons Henry and Aflred were also sawyers at the mill.
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a swayer. Their sons Ernest George (a blacksmith); Alfred Reuben (a sawyer); Sydney (a sawyer) ; daughter Ada and daughter in law May also lived at Perseverance.
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer. Their son Alfred was a sawyer and son Sydney a labourer. Daughter Minnie carried out home duties.
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer.
  • On 2 May 1922,his wife, Margarethe Mengel died in Perseverance, Queensland, at age 67. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "The death is announced of Mrs. Margaret Shum, a prominent and much respected resident of Perseverance, at the age of 67 years."
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Edward Norman Oscar Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a sawyerr. Son Edward was a labourer.
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Perseverance. No occupation was given.
  • Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum died on 29 November 1938 in Queensland at age 85.
  • He was buried on 30 November 1938 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00G-0022.

Children of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel

Herman Michael John (Jack) Shum

M, b. 1894, d. 13 March 1970
  • Herman Michael John (Jack) Shum was born in 1894 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • At the age of 29 years, Herman Michael John (Jack) Shum married Dorothy Proud in 1923 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • Herman Michael John (Jack) Shum and Edward Norman Oscar Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Perseverance. They were labourers.
  • Herman Michael John (Jack) Shum died on 13 March 1970 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 14 March 1970 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PLAW3-004-0008.

Ida Elizabeth Anna Shum

F, b. 1884, d. 24 February 1974

Children of Ida Elizabeth Anna Shum and Friedrich Carl Wilhelm (Fred) Strohfeld

Lily Elizabeth Shum

F, b. circa 1904

Margaret Eileen Shum

F, b. 1902

Mavis Ella Valerie Shum

F, b. 1922, d. 1989

Minnie Clara Gertrude Shum

F, b. 1890, d. 23 July 1916
  • Minnie Clara Gertrude Shum was born in 1890 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • Minnie Clara Gertrude Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel in 1913 in Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer. Their son Alfred was a sawyer and son Sydney a labourer. Daughter Minnie carried out home duties.
  • At the age of 25 years, Minnie Clara Gertrude Shum married William Percival Bidgood, son of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray, in 1915 in Queensland.
  • Minnie Clara Gertrude Shum died on 23 July 1916. Her death was reported in The Brisbane Courier :- "Mrs W Bldgood, a well-known resident of Pipeclay, Perseverance, Crow's Nest district, died on Saturday morning. The deceased, who was 26 years of age was the youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs H Shum, of Perseverance. She is survived by her husband and a baby three weeks."

Olive Annie Shum

F, b. 1919, d. 17 March 1978

Roy Alfred Herbert Shum

M, b. 1923, d. 1984
  • Roy Alfred Herbert Shum was born in 1923.
  • He was the son of Alfred Reuben Leopold Shum and Nellie Craig Bidgood.
  • Roy Alfred Herbert Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Perseverance. Roy was a farmer.
  • Roy Alfred Herbert Shum died in 1984 in Queensland.

Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum

M, b. 1886, d. 13 June 1944
  • Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum was born in 1886 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel.
  • Sid worked at Duncan and Archibald Munro's sawmill and later farmed the land on which the Cameron & Hebels sawmill had stood.
  • Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel in 1909 in Perseverance. Herbert was a swayer. Their sons Ernest George (a blacksmith); Alfred Reuben (a sawyer); Sydney (a sawyer) ; daughter Ada and daughter in law May also lived at Perseverance.
  • Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum and Margarethe Mengel in 1913 in Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer. Their son Alfred was a sawyer and son Sydney a labourer. Daughter Minnie carried out home duties.
  • At the age of 29 years, Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum married Annie Maria Ottilie Muller, daughter of Wlhelm August Muller and Emily Marie Rosalie Raeck, in November 1915 in Fraser View, Kalbar, Queensland. The Queensland Times reported on the wedding:- "ORANGE BLOSSOMS. SHUM--MULLER. A very pretty wedding (writes our Engelbourg correspondent) was celebrated at the residence of Mr. W. Muller, of Fraser View, the contracting parties being Miss Annie Muller, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Muller, and Mr. Sydney Shum fourth son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Shum. The Rev. C. Hof, pastor of the Evangelist Lutheran Church, officiated. The bride, who was given away by her father, looked charming in a dress of ivory silk, with overdress of net lace; tunic skirt, blouse of cross-over effect. lovely white ribbon belt, streamers V-shape over left hip, caught at the knee with horseshoe, and orange blossoms, V-shaped yoke of silk embossed lace finished with pearls, and a wreath of orange blossoms completed the handsome costume. The bride, who carried a bouquet of white flowers, with asparagus ferns, was attended by her cousin, Miss Sophie Richter, who looked charming in a silk voile dress, overdress of net lace, tunic skirt, blouse of cross-over, effect, white mauve ribbon belt, streamers in V-shape over left hip caught at the knee with horse shoe and pale pink roses, finished with pearls and orange blossoms. She wore a white hat with pink roses to harmonise. The bridesmaid also carried a bouquet of white flowers and asparagus ferns, the gift of the bride. Mr. Charles Shum, brother of the bride groom, acted as best man. The bridegroom's gift to the bride was a gold photo pendant and chain; to thee bridesmaid a handsome gold brooch, and to the best man a gold watch and chain pendant. The marriage ceremony took place in the drawing-room, which was prettily decorated for the occasion by the lady friends of the bride. An arch was arranged, bearing the motto "God Bless the Union" with a white wedding bell in the centre, under which the happy couple were rested. After the ceremony the wedding party adjourned for the wedding breakfast. On the centre of the table was a three-tier wedding cake. The usual toasts were honoured, and responded to. Speeches were made by the Rev. gentleman, Cr. Lotz, Mr. F. Richter, Mr. W. Muller, and others. The bride's travelling dress was of a navy blue poplin, coat and skirt. The happy couple will spend the honey moon at Southport and in New South Wales. On their return they will take up their residence at Perseverance, where the bridegroom is engaged at a sawmill."
  • Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum and Annie Maria Ottilie Muller appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1921 and 1930 living at Perseverance. Syd was a labourer.
  • Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum died on 13 June 1944 in Queensland. He was living at Perseverance until his death.
  • He was buried on 15 June 1944 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00J-0022.

Child of Sydney Augustus Rudophus Shum and Annie Maria Ottilie Muller

Edith Caroline Shute

F, b. 9 July 1884, d. 15 March 1967
  • Edith Caroline Shute was born on 9 July 1884 in New Zealand.
  • At the age of 18 years, 4 months and 4 days, Edith Caroline Shute married John David Holdaway, son of Charles Holdaway and Helen Ramage Blackhall Mair, on 13 November 1902 in Rototuna, New Zealand.
  • On 13 October 1965,her husband, John David Holdaway died in Auckland, New Zealand, at age 89.
  • Edith Caroline Shute died on 15 March 1967 in Hamilton, New Zealand, at age 82.
  • She was cremated on 18 March 1967 in Hamilton Park Cemetery.

Children of Edith Caroline Shute and John David Holdaway

Christina Shutler

F, b. 1856
  • Christina Shutler was born in 1856 in Crewkerne, Somerset.
  • Her marriage, at 21 years, to Alfred Pattemore, son of Samuel Pattemore and Prudence Osborne, was registered in the March 1877 Quarter in Wellington, Somerset Registration District.
  • Christina Shutler and Alfred Pattemore appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. Alfred is shown as a 26 year old inn keeper and brewer born Merriott, living with his wife Christina 25 born Crewkerne, and children Emas 3 and Albert 2 both born in Merriott, and his nephew Richard Pattemore aged 10 born Norton Sub Hamdon, and a Servant Susan Eason 10 born Merriott.

Children of Christina Shutler and Alfred Pattemore

Emma Shutler

F, b. 1859
  • Emma Shutler was born in 1859 in Crewkerne, Somerset.
  • At the age of 18 years, Emma Shutler married Samuel Pattemore, son of Samuel Pattemore and Prudence Osborne, on 15 March 1877 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows Samuel as a 20 year old butcher of Marks Barn, Merriott, father Samuel Pattemore an innkeeper. Emma is shown as a 19 year old of Merriott, father Emas Shulter, a farmer. Witnesses to the marriage are Elizabeth Shulter and Joseph Shulter.
  • Emma Shutler and Samuel Pattemore appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. Samuel jr is shown as the 25 year old head, a butcher born Merriott, living with his wife Emma aged 22 born Crewkerne, and children Fredric aged 3, born Merriott, and Walter aged 5 m born Merriott. His father Samuel Pattemore, a 69 year old retired widow and his son Henry Pattemore 37 agricultural labourer unmarried and Prudence 19, a housekeeper all born Merriott are living with them.
  • Emma Shutler and Samuel Pattemore appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 38 year old butcher, born Merriott, living with his wife Emma 32 born Crewkerne, and 7 children: Frederick 13, Walter 9, Kate 8, Ernerst 6, Albert 5, May 3, and Richard 1. All children were born in Merriott.
  • Emma Shutler and Samuel Pattemore appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in Kings Arms, Merriott, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 44 year old butcher and farmer, born Merriott, living with his wife Emma 41 born Crewkerne, and their 11 children: Fred, 22, farmers son born Merriott; Kate 19, barmaid born Mosterton, Dorset; Ernest Samuel 17 assistant on farm born Mosterton, Dorset; Albert Emas 15 bakers apprentice born Combe St Nicholas, Somerset; Lucy May 13, born Combe St Nicholas; Richard 11 born Merriott; Lily 8 born Merriott; Beatrice 7 born Merriott; Ivy Winifred 5 born Merriott and Alfred Cecil 1 born Merriott.

Katherina Siberling

F, b. 1827, d. 30 October 1900

Children of Katherina Siberling and Johann Gerhardt

Ann Sidney

F, b. 1460, d. before May 1512

Child of Ann Sidney and Sir William Uvedale Knight of the Bath

Emma Augusta Siebert

F, b. circa 1895

Allan Christian Siebuhr

M, b. 14 October 1923, d. 19 March 1994
  • Allan Christian Siebuhr was born on 14 October 1923 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Christian Heinrich Siebuhr and Daisy Richardson.
  • Allan Christian Siebuhr joined the Royal Australian Air Force on 16 December 1943 in Brisbane His service number was 151051. He was living at Newton, Toowoomba at the time and give his mother Daisy as his next of kin. He was discharge on 17 July 1946 with the rank of Leading Aircraftman with the 3rd Aircraft Depot.
  • Allan Christian Siebuhr died on 19 March 1994 at age 70.
  • He was buried on 23 March 1994 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Anna Wilhelmine Siebuhr

F, b. 1876, d. 1876

Annie Florence Siebuhr

F, b. 28 February 1912, d. 29 February 1912
  • Annie Florence Siebuhr was born on 28 February 1912 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 29 February 1912 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. She is buried with her father.
  • Annie Florence Siebuhr died on 29 February 1912.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Johannes Siebuhr and Louise Maria Reich.

Augusta Siebuhr

F, b. 1901, d. 1901

Augustine Ethel Siebuhr

F, b. 1911

Bertie Diedrich Siebuhr

M, b. 1905, d. 15 June 1970
  • Bertie Diedrich Siebuhr was born in 1905 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Carl Johannes Siebuhr and Louise Maria Reich.
  • Bertie Diedrich Siebuhr died on 15 June 1970.
  • He was buried on 17 June 1970 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Carl Johannes Siebuhr

M, b. 22 August 1877, d. 11 June 1943
  • Carl Johannes Siebuhr was born on 22 August 1877 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Christian Dietrich Siebuhr and Auguste Maria Stenzel.
  • At the age of 26 years, Carl Johannes Siebuhr married Louise Maria Reich in 1904 in Queensland.
  • Carl Johannes Siebuhr died on 11 June 1943 in Queensland at age 65.
  • He was buried on 12 June 1943 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. He is buried with his daughter Annie Florence.

Children of Carl Johannes Siebuhr and Louise Maria Reich